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Michael del Castillo
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The Bloomberg LP-killer Donald Trump dreamed about already exists:
Donald Trump must not have known about Money.Net when he wondered why no one had built an alternative to the Bloomberg Terminal. Money.Net's CEO predicts he'll put Bloomberg out of business in four years.
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On the eve of marijuana D-Day, a sneak peek at Manhattan's first legal joint: 
No bongs line the wall of the flagship store of New York City-based Columbia Care. The medical marijuana dispensary is a pharmacy through and through, albeit with a modern twist.
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Banks take on venture capital in New York's fight for blockchain dominance: 
In this fintech fight, the bitcoin and blockchain companies in New York City have a strong Wall Street hook while in San Francisco the startups are attracting more venture capital money with their consumer-focused approach.
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Federal drone regulations not sufficient to protect against terrorists, says NYC city councilman:
New York City's history of terrorist attacks could mean federal drone regulations are insufficient, according to one city councilman.
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New York City's trend-setting art scene embraces bitcoin and a bitcoin startup embraces back: 
Bitcoin accountants form an unusual partnership with a Brooklyn artist collective to return the attention to bitcoin users.
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The Fed raises rates, bitcoin's price explodes, and yet the cryptocurrency's future is more doubtful than ever: 
Just because bitcoin is closing out the year on a price-increase tear, doesn't mean other plans to build alternative blockchains won't possibly spell trouble for the cryptocurrency.
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Microsoft's blockchain service can't process applications fast enough, the line is now 20 companies long: 
Microsoft is becoming a leader in the young blockchain industry, with 20 companies waiting to be admitted to a blockchain app store where companies can test out various products.
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Another ex-Lehman Brothers exec joins a rising Fintech star: 
CommonBond expects to disperse $1 billion in student loans this year by CommonBond, which today announced $275 million in funding and a new hire with experience as managing director at Lehman Brothers.
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Even as Makerbot struggled, New York's 3D printing industry grew to new heights in three other areas: 
Industrial puberty hit New York City's 3D printing industry this year, with all the awkwardness and potential you might expect from Makerbot, and a constellation of rising stars.
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Exclusive: MakerBot CEO lays out plan to launch mysterious project: 
After a year plagued by two rounds of layoffs, Makerbot plans to reinvent itself with a yet-to-be announced project that links the Internet of Things with a community of 3D printing makers.
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Artificial intelligence brings some outsourced jobs back to NYC: 
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IBM, JP Morgan join forces with wildly diverse companies to build a better blockchain: 
Strange bed-fellows have joined forced to build a better blockchain including IBM, JP Morgan, Digital Asset Holdings, and R3CEV.
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  • Columbia University
    Journalism, 2010 - 2011
  • Mercer University
    English Literature, 2001 - 2005
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  • American City Business Journals
    Writer, 9 - present
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