Muyao is currently a markets reporter at CoinDesk. Prior to CoinDesk, she covered the metals markets at Fastmarkets in New York City, while writing for Forbes Crypto occasionally as a contributor. She started her interests in the blockchain and crypto sector during her time as an intern at CoinDesk in 2018. She also worked in Beijing for a few international news outlets before attending the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University in 2017. She holds a very small amount of bitcoin.