David Yaffe-Bellany Profile
David Yaffe-Bellany

@yaffebellany

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Reporter for @nytimes , covering crypto and fintech from SF // past: Bloomberg News and Businessweek // davidyb @nytimes .com // DM for phone/Signal.

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Joined June 2011
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David Yaffe-Bellany Retweeted
@noamscheiber
Noam Scheiber
a day ago
Trader Joe's now has a second unionized store--workers vote 55-5 to unionize in Minneapolis.
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@RMac18
Ryan Mac 🙃
3 days ago
A day after we asked Kraken why severance checks were not being sent to departed employees, the company is starting to pay some of those people.
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@yaffebellany
David Yaffe-Bellany
8 days ago
NEW: The inside story of how Coinbase went from its triumphant public offering to a crypto winter of layoffs and cost cutting. w/ @MikeIsaac
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@MikeIsaac
rat king
8 days ago
here’s a story about coinbase, which aims to be the google of crypto but has had a series of missteps and a brutal “crypto winter” humble its core biz by @yaffebellany and me
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@Kellen_Browning
Kellen Browning
15 days ago
Famous Twitch stars like @Amouranth , @brookeab and @dizzykitten7 have dream jobs, making money streaming video games. But it comes at a price: endless harassment and obsessed fans who stalk them. “They feel like they know you.” New story w/ @kashhill :
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@TraderJoesUnite
Trader Joe's United
16 days ago
WE WON!!!
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@RMac18
Ryan Mac 🙃
17 days ago
A Reddit account associated w/ Kraken CEO @jespow went on r/cryptocurrency to address our story on the Treasury Dept investigating his co for sanctions matters: "I can't remember the last time we were not involved in some 'investigation' about something."
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@yaffebellany
David Yaffe-Bellany
18 days ago
Our reporting also turned up some fairly extraordinary comments by @jespow , the CEO, about parental leave:
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David Yaffe-Bellany
18 days ago
NEW: The crypto exchange Kraken is under federal investigation for possible sanctions violations linked to accounts in Iran and other countries. w/ @RMac18 :
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@KalleyHuang
Kalley Huang
19 days ago
Depop launched Gen Z and millennial designers during the pandemic. Now, some sellers are navigating how to grow their brands within the app — and whether to grow beyond it. “I wanted that independent establishment … To me, that was a worthy sacrifice.”
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@yaffebellany
David Yaffe-Bellany
19 days ago
come for the crypto, stay for what one friend tells me is my "noir detective voice"
@nytimes
The New York Times
19 days ago
A recent crash in the value of cryptocurrency has raised questions about its central promise. What does the downfall of one venture, Celsius Network, say about the industry? Listen to today’s episode of The Daily.
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@nytimes
The New York Times
a month ago
NEW TIME: The crypto crash has wiped out $2.1 trillion. Tech stocks have plunged. Layoffs have begun. Startup funding is scarce. Join @sheeraf , @yaffebellany and @eringriffith as they discuss crypto and the tech economy. DM questions to @nytimesevents .
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