Podcast

The Bitcoin Podcast Network

The Bitcoin Podcast Network is a collection of long form conversation format podcasts on bitcoin, blockchain, ethereum and everything in between. Shows include The Bitcoin Podcast, Announcements, On-Ramping with Dee, Dose of Ether, Hashing It Out, Just the Headers, and Blocked by Design.

Episodes

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #270:Bit Block Boom and Coinbase Custody

    Aug 20 2019

    A typical roundtable a la TBP! Dee, Corey, and Collin discuss Bitcoin Maximalism, the good, the bad, the ugly. Dee went to the Bit Block Boom Conference, and also was a member of a debate panel. He had a great time. He discusses what he learned and still needs to understand with Corey and Collin. The crew also discusses the large news of Coinbase acquiring Xapo and also having $7B dollars of dAssets in custody for their customers. Coinbase is taking over! We hope that you enjoy this episode, and...more

  • Just The Headers #65: Jessie and Dee talk Dieting...and Crypto

    Aug 18 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We do our best to pick headlines that are pertinent and will have an affect on the longterm understanding of how crypto is evolving. We have a knack for going on tangents, so be patient...and relax. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.googl...more

  • On-Ramping with Dee #25: Cory Stevens

    Aug 16 2019

    Guest: Cory Stevens Occupation: Landscaper Investing, investing, investing! We did a lot of investing talk in this episode, but why not? In reality, the main reason people are even exposed to Bitcoin and cryptocurrency is becasue every few months there is an enormous price change that refocuses the populous. After nearly 6 year of me being "that guy" on Facebook, Cory decided to ping me in the DMs and learn why I've been ranting and raving for over halfe a decade. Enjoy!

  • Hashing It Out #56 - Mattereum - Vinay Gupta

    Aug 16 2019

    This episode, Corey brings on Vinay Gupta from the Mattereum project. This was spawned from a tweet thread from Vinay about people and their stuff that excited Corey, and the following conversation does not dissapoint. Today, we dive into the fundamentals about the transaction costs associated with the lifecycle management of physical goods. What does that mean? Why do you care about your stuff, and why do you hold onto it? Enjoy! Links: Initial tweet thread Mattereum website Vinay's Twitt...more

  • Announcements: Energi

    Aug 15 2019

    Welcome to Announcements, hosted by Lucian, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we have Energi! Being the world’s leading cryptocurrency with the unification of Smart Contracts, Governance & Self-funding Tre...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #269: Proof of Work vs. Proof of Stake

    Aug 14 2019

    And then there were 2! In this week's episode we bid a heartfelt farewell to Marcello. After nearly 5 years of podcasting together, we have part and he is focusing on other projects. Corey and Dee decide to kick it oldschool with a conversation centered around Proof of Work vs. Proof of Stake. What are they goods...what are the bads. Can they both coexist? Find out by taking a listen. Enjoy! Personal message from Dee: I deeply appreciate everything that you've done. You've helped me grow persona...more

  • Just The Headers #64

    Aug 11 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • TBP Flashback #126

    Aug 10 2019

    Date of Publish: 5/01/17 Guest: Charlie Lee Daily Price of BTC: $1,348.30 Corey goes philosophical and Cello keeps it 100, as our guest Charlie Lee keeps his composure answering every question like a boss. Since we take nothing for granted, we took full advantage and picked Charlies brain about SegWit, the Token app, ICOs and much more. This is probably our most intellectual episode to date, you won’t wanna miss this educational masterpiece. Charlie explains why he fought so passionately to sign...more

  • Dose of Ether #27 - Sardex - Giuseppe Littera

    Aug 09 2019

    links sardex.net Yale research on Sardex network

  • Hashing It Out #55: ConsenSys Diligence - Steve Marx

    Aug 08 2019

    Today's episode brings on Steve Marx from ConsenSys Diligence. Steve only talks with Corey this episode as Collin has to move across the states. Together, they chat about the what the "Diligence" section of ConsenSys is, how it got started, and where it's going. From there, Corey and Steve discuss the very concept of security and how it pertains to Ethereum. Don't miss this episode, as you'll walk surely walk away with a new, useful view of how to stay safe in the blockchain world!...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #268: Ray Redacted

    Aug 05 2019

    This episode of TBP is best listened to in a dorm room at 3AM with your buddies and some edible snacks . The 3 Amigos of Crypto (minus Dee) are joined by Ray Redacted. When Ray stops by the show he always brings in tow a mountain of information about any new security breaches, any new security tips, any new cryptocurrency best practices. Today, he discusses the origins of why bitcoin was invented and what it is good for to this day. This gets spun into a deeper discussion about the 'whys' around...more

  • Just The Headers #63

    Aug 03 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Dose of Ether #26 - Pocketful of Quarters

    Jul 31 2019

    Lucian and Jesse are joined by George and Michael Weiksner from Pocketful of Quarters. They've built a way to transfer the in-game currencies between games. They also just became the first ERC-20 token to receive an SEC No-Action letter, meaning that if they meet the requirements set forth they will be recognized as a utility token. Will this be a precedent that other projects follow? Links Watch George Pitch on Meet the Drapers Letter to the SEC https://www.pocketfulofquarters.com/ https://mat...more

  • Announcements: The Peerplays Blockchain Standards Association (PBSA)

    Jul 29 2019

    Welcome to Announcements, hosted by Lucian, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we have PBSA president Jonathan Baha'i and since launching a few years ago, The Peerplays Blockchain Standards Association (PBSA) t...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #267

    Jul 29 2019

    In this episode The 3 Amigos of Crypto talk about the value of time, and how streaming money can fundamentally change the employee--employer relationship. We also interview Sam Radoccia, the author of The Bitcoin Pizza Book. She presents a precedent that there is a lot of "bullshit" in crypto and her book and poise aims to identify, isolate and remove the bullshit to provide a clearer representation of what crypto has to offer. Also...is Justin Timberlake a good actor? We find out in t...more

  • Just The Headers #62

    Jul 27 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Hashing It Out #54 - Ethereum Geth 1.9.0 - Péter Szilágyi & Martin Swende

    Jul 25 2019

    https://blog.ethereum.org/2019/07/10/geth-v1-9-0/ https://swende.se/ https://twitter.com/peter_szilagyi

  • Dose of Ether #25 - Geth v1.9.0

    Jul 24 2019

    Links Geth Team's Blog Post

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #266: Bitcoin Zay

    Jul 22 2019

    In this episode, the three Amigos of Crypto bring back Bitcoin Zay to discuss his new book, "Bitcoin and Black America." They also take a stroll down memory lane and recall some past trading stories from Dee. Again, Libra is a topic of discussion as it is currently unavoidable. Also, a special 4th host this week, Jessie "The Man" Broke, swings by the show to offer up some of his opinions and what he gleans from the crypto ecosystem.

  • Just The Headers #61

    Jul 21 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Hashing It Out #53 - Trail of Bits - Dan Guido

    Jul 18 2019

    Dan Guido, CEO of Trail of Bits, comes on the air with us to talk about how tooling is evolving in smart contract security, the landscape of security auditing today, and we have the opportunity to congratulate him on being named a leader in Forrester Research's Midsize Cybersecurity Consulting Services, Q2 2019 report. We go over advancements in fuzzing, static analysis, formal verification, and some interesting and unexpected problems found in smart contracts. Links Forrester Wave Blogpost Wha...more

  • Dose of Ether #24 - Grid+ Phonon - Alex Miller, Karl Kreder

    Jul 17 2019

    Links Medium Article Overview Phonon Network Specification

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #265

    Jul 15 2019

    In this episode the Three Amigos of Crypto have a roundtable discussion about the viral Trump tweets about Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency. Wayne joins us as we open up the phone lines and Cello discusses Trumps take on Bitcoin and Libra. Also, Dee has a message for the half-assed crypto enthusiast. Dr. Corey Petty also gives everyone the results of a Twitter poll that was designed to separate the knows and the know-nots when it comes to the subtlety of how this blockchain technology works.

  • Just The Headers #60

    Jul 12 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Hashing It Out #52 - Blockstack - Aaron Blankstein

    Jul 11 2019

    Blockstack is releasing their decentralized computing platform next year, and we have Aaron Blankstein on to talk about their whitepaper and what it means for decentralized applications in the future. Using their identity management system, Blockstack ID, their file storage system, Gaia, and their formally verifiable and non-Turing Complete smart contract language, Clarity, Blockstack will make it easier to build dapps on the Bitcoin network. links: Blockstack.org Blockstack docs Blockstack whi...more

  • Dose of Ether #23 - Grid+, Hopper, and Contract Contagion

    Jul 10 2019

    Links DeFi, what it is and what it isn't Hopper Mobius Aztec The Phonon Network

  • Just The Headers #59

    Jul 09 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #264: Andreas M. Antonopoulos

    Jul 08 2019

    The Three Amigos of Crypto return after a week off to bring you an amazing interview with the one and only, Andreas M. Antonopoulos. We discuss the effect of a long term commitment to the PoW consensus algorithm. We also discuss the most recent experiences from his never-ending tour to educate the world on all things crypto. Corey and Dee get in a lively debate about what will or what wont be in the world of digital currency. And, you get a new opportunity to buy a t-shirt that can support if yo...more

  • Announcements: TradeCloud

    Jul 05 2019

    Welcome to Announcements, hosted by Lucian, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we have Matthew Botell, co-founder at TradeCloud, where they believe a web-based solution can be highly beneficial to the commoditi...more

  • Hashing It Out #51 - Blockstream - Andrew Poelstra

    Jul 04 2019

    Today's episode Corey and Collin bring on Andrew Poelstra, a mathematician and Director of Research at Blockstream. The guys dive straight into ECDSA vs Schnorr signatures, its history, and their future in crypto systems. They talk about Mimble Wimble, and how it bled into upcoming massive improvements of the Bitcoin protocol. Lots of great stuff to sink your teeth into this episode so we go a bit longer than usual. Enjoy the show! Links: Monero Monitor - Mimble Wimble Blockstream Andrew's G...more

  • Dose of Ether #22 - Oracle Bugs and Lockdrop Lockout

    Jul 03 2019

    Links Synthetix Response to Oracle Incident Lockdrop Bug Disclosure Edgeware's response Delicious Dish - Schweddy Balls

  • Dose of Ether #21 - Cloudflare & Oxfam Onboarding

    Jun 28 2019

    Links Cloudflare Eth Gateway Dai in Case of Disaster EthSites Random Mentions NPR's Delicious Dish: Schweddy Balls - SNL

  • Hashing It Out #50 - AVA Labs - Emin Gün Sirer

    Jun 27 2019

    Welcome back, Dr. Sirer on our 50th episode! The Avalanche consensus protocol was released last year by a pseudonymous team of researches "Team Rocket" (no relation to Pokemon, our sources say). Dr. Emin Gün Sirer has been a strong proponent of the protocol and has developed an implementation under his company AVA Labs. With test TPS of 6500 on a realistic test environment, AVA is already showing speeds rivaling VISA on Black Friday. We re-hash Avalanche for the audience and then expla...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #263

    Jun 24 2019

    This episode, the boys kick back and discuss topics of interest. No interview this time but we are joined by members of the community and we dive into the HODL+ strategy, Facebook's Libra (a.k.a. ZuckBucks), the very concept of what trading is and whether it's good for the ecosystem, what virtue signaling is and if influencers are taking advantage of it, you know we're talking about the price, and much much more. Enjoy the show! Links Join the conversation Donate

  • Just The Headers #58

    Jun 23 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Hashing It Out #49 - xDAI Burner Wallet - Austin Griffith

    Jun 21 2019

    With great pleasure, we present to you, Austin Griffith. You've seen this man all over YouTube, often rockin' a bowtie, and showing some amazing and dynamic live demonstrations of his creative process in designing new user experiences for Ethereum. Author of the xDAI burner wallet, expert in meta transactions, and dapp development pioneer, Austin's energy and knowledge is palpable. This episode is a lot of fun and highly educational. Links Austin's homepage Austin Twitter Burner Wallet Gitcoin ...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E40: Chatting with BitConnect

    Jun 19 2019

    In Episode 40 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with an individual who goes by the pseudonym AnonOne aka AO. AO was both a business strategist and technical developer for BitConnect back in its starting days and came to Lyndon with quite a perspective and some insider information on how the business operated up until its exit from the market. AO also speaks on Bitcoin not staying #1 forever, quantum proof coins, India’s new law proposal that could result in a cryp...more

  • Dose of Ether #20 - Meta Transactions, xDAI Burner Wallet, and Libra

    Jun 19 2019

    Special thanks to this weeks sponsor: Trail of Bits For more info check out: https://github.com/crytic https://crytic.io/ https://www.trailofbits.com/ Meta-Transactions: https://metatx.io/ https://hackernoon.com/how-meta-transactions-will-scale-ethereum-e98c848f7719 https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=4&amp=&v=6r3SqCcEVU4 https://medium.com/tabookey/1-800-ethereum-gas-stations-network-for-toll-free-transactions-4bbfc03a0a56 Burner Wallet: https://github.com/austintgriffith/burne...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #262

    Jun 17 2019

    This week the 3 Amigos of Crypto have on a guest! It's been a while since interviews were on TBP, but they figured it'd be a great time to bring them back! Lolli is the guest, they promise any GPP the opportunity to get some Bitcoin for shopping at leading retailers online. If your Momma shops at Walmeezy, then she can earn some bitcoin...easy! The crew hit a litany of topics this week: Facebook, Adoption, Price, and Transparency in one's holdings. It's a helluva show this week and we're happy t...more

  • Just The Headers #57: The Cat Urine Crisis

    Jun 15 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E39: Cryptocurrency in Germany

    Jun 12 2019

    In Episode 39 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Matthias Jakisch. Matthias is a serial entrepreneur with a background in software engineering as well as owning and running a software company. This experience combined with his knowledge and enthusiasm for blockchain and cryptocurrency is what set the stage for the launching of MarkNetwork, a blockchain solutions enterprise. Matthias speaks with Lyndon about the many big things MarkNetwork has in the works and ...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #261

    Jun 10 2019

    In this week's episode of the flagship show on The Bitcoin Podcast Network. The 3 amigos discuss why they so heavily say #NotInvestmentAdvice, and then they proceed to give investment advice. Some of it good, some of it bad... Also, the amigos give 9 tips to securing yourself and your crypto when participating in this crypto life. Enjoy!

  • Just The Headers #56

    Jun 09 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Hashing It Out #48 - MakerDAO pt. 2 - Nik Kunkel

    Jun 05 2019

    MakerDAO has built a token that is reasonably stable with the USD. We have the great pleasure of interviewing Nik Kunkel, Head of Backend Services at Maker. In this Part 2 of 2 on Maker, we talk about the technical design behind developing Maker. Please listen to Part 1 of 2 (previous episode, #47) before this, as it's essential for understanding the principles guiding the design decisions. This is compelling work, and truly amazing how well it's standing against the throes of the fluctuating ma...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E38: $700,000 Gains and Losses in Cryptocurrency

    Jun 05 2019

    In Episode 38 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with a unique individual who goes by Vicious aka Bitcoin Stoner. Discovering crypto early on and having the opportunity to invest in the Ethereum ICO based on a hunch proved to be one the best decisions ever made after checking in on Ethereum’s prices a few years later. This then started a roller coaster ride of emotions and a learning lesson that Vicious would never forget. After experiencing tremendous gains, unbel...more

  • Hashing It Out #47 - MakerDAO pt. 1 - Nik Kunkel

    Jun 03 2019

    Hashing It Out #47 - MakerDAO - Nik Kunkel Description MakerDAO has built a token that is reasonably stable with the USD. We have the great pleasure of interviewing Nik Kunkel, Head of Backend Services at Maker. In this Part 1 of 2 on Maker, we talk about the cryptoeconomics behind creating a stable token pegged to the USD. It's essential to understand this before getting into the technicals found in Part 2 of 2 (next episode, #48). This is compelling work, and truly amazing how well it's standi...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #260

    Jun 03 2019

    The 3 Amigos of Crypto dive into more of the depth that you're used to with them. They go into discuss some scaling issues and what potential affects they can have on cyrptocurrency in general. Also...Coinstar is expanding, is this a sign that adoption to non-crypto GPPs is starting to take hold. Fergulati gets on his high horse about the failure to launch approach to trying to make a blockchain that can do "all the things". Ray Redacted swings by to discuss a perfect opportunity to HO...more

  • Does of Ether #19: Light Clients

    Jun 01 2019

    Sponsor: Thanks Trail of Bits for sponsoring this episode. Check out their post on hardware wallet security: https://blog.trailofbits.com/2018/11/27/10-rules-for-the-secure-use-of-cryptocurrency-hardware-wallets/ Show notes: Avalanche sources: https://youtu.be/tavO6KopNXI https://twitter.com/el33th4xor/status/997083849954914304 https://avalabs.org/snow-bft-demo/#/snow Facebook's Homomorphic Hashing: https://code.fb.com/security/homomorphic-hashing/ Status' Eth 2.0 explainers: https://our.status....more

  • Just the Headers #55

    May 31 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?usp=sharing

  • On-Ramping with Dee: Terra the Theater Apprentice

    May 30 2019

    In this Episode, Dee on-ramps Terra. Terra works as an apprentice at a theatre. She was curious about bitcoin and different cryptocurrencies and had some questions that needed answering. Where does bitcoin come from? What makes it a currency? What gives it value?

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E37: Like Cocaine in the 80’s

    May 29 2019

    In Episode 37 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps back into the Bull Pen with Bitcoin Ben. Back at it again, Lyndon and Ben can’t help but let the good times roll with a conversation full of jokes, laughter and cryptocurrency. This go around Ben shares his opinions on Craig Wright claiming to be Satoshi Nakamoto, the current market and where he believes it’s headed in the future and what you might find him doing 25 years from now. And of course, they couldn’t go a full episode withou...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #259

    May 27 2019

    This week Facebook's GlobalCoin is brought into the conversation. The boys discuss the current state of authentication on the internet and how blockchain technology stands to change the process. A caller chimes in to oppose. Another amazing discussion.

  • Just The Headers #54

    May 26 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?usp=sharing

  • Hashing It Out #46 - Ren - Loong Wang

    May 24 2019

    We have CTO of Ren, Loong Wang, on to educate us on their token transfer protocol. Ren is building a system that allows a user to transfer a token from one change to another, without the drawbacks found in techniques like atomic swaps. They have a network of "dark nodes" which run on their virtual machine, RenVM, to computer across the transactions and share data over the network. Interesting technology with many use cases! Links https://renproject.io/ https://twitter.com/bzlwang Don...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E36: The Best of Social Media Platforms Combined with Crypto

    May 22 2019

    In Episode 36 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps back into the Bull Pen with Peter Saddington. During Lyndon and Peter’s first chat, in episode 3, Peter shared his viewpoints on regulation, where he thinks crypto will be 5 years from now and all the awesome projects/resources that he and his brother John have and are working on developing. This time around Peter is bringing everyone an official update on how his project Yen.io is doing and everything that is in the works for this aw...more

  • TBP Announcements: Celsius Network part 3

    May 21 2019

    Welcome to Announcements, this time hosted by Lucian, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we brought back Alex Mashinsky, the founder and CEO of the Celsius Network. We wanted to follow up on questions that our ...more

  • Just The Headers #53

    May 20 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?usp=sharing

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #258

    May 20 2019

    Corey comes back from Consensus 2019 and details the Justin Sun's talk. WE get it, hes shady and TRON sucks, but there is the argument that he is a marketing genius, no? The boys dive into it, along with side chain talk, adoption, and more. Daniel DREX joins us from a damp Houston suburb to chat with us and back up our claims on all things crypto. Oh....and price baby, PRICE! It's been an exciting week in crypto so please press play and join in on the discussion.

  • On-Ramping with Dee: Episode #24

    May 19 2019

    On this On-Ramping, Dee talks with Jessica to answer some of the questions about crypto that have been ailing her. What is a stablecoin? Why are people using stablecoins? What is a Dex? Etcetera... Enjoy!

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E35: Stolen Wallets and Where to Buy Them

    May 15 2019

    In Episode 35 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Rafael Hauxley also known as The Bitcoin Traveler. The reason he has this nickname is because Rafael managed to travel around the world in 12 months visiting 20 countries and capturing 178 hours of footage including 28 interviews...on a single Bitcoin! Rafael shares the details of this amazing journey with Lyndon and talks about discovering a market when one could purchase stolen wallets still containing the ori...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #257

    May 13 2019

    This week the boys open up the phone lines to talk about a myriad of topics including the ever-so-easy to use lightning + lightning exchanges + halving in 2020 = 99.9% of the planet will no longer be able to buy a full coin #FOMO. At least we are seeing a price increase and the boys try to figure out what happened, which leads into an exciting talk on UI, Devcon5 location talk, and marketing. Crypto Bully, Jordan from MyCrypto, and fans of the show join us in an hour long roundtable that you don...more

  • TBP Announcements: Digix Global

    May 12 2019

    Today we talk with Shaun Djie from Digix. Using blockchain technology, they represent physical gold with DGX tokens, where 1 DGX represents 1 gram of gold on Ethereum. The transparency, security, traceability of the blockchain ensures that DGX tokens can be transacted and transferred with full visibility and auditability. Not only does the immutable ledger heighten security, the smart contract platform eliminates possible human error and risk of fraud that would otherwise be present in the suppl...more

  • Hashing It Out #45 - Cosmos Network - Zaki Manian

    May 10 2019

    Champion of decentralization, Zaki Manian, rejoins us for updates on Cosmos since their Mainnet launch. We dive into the design principles of Cosmos, their consensus mechanisms, incentivisation model, and how to integrate your decentralized application into the Cosmos Network. We also learn more about who is currently using Cosmos and how, what Zaki and Cosmos will be speaking on at NYC Blockchain Week events, as well as how Cosmos differentiates itself from other technologies being produced. Ri...more

  • Just The Headers #52

    May 10 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?usp=sharing

  • The Bull Pen Podcast Bonus #3: Crypto Legends

    May 08 2019

    In Bonus Episode of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully speaks on another medium that he uses to connect with those in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space known as Crypto Legends. Lyndon and Ross Alex co-founded and run both the private Facebook group as well as the Late-Night Crypto Chat via YouTube live every Wednesday and Friday at 10 pm CST. He encourages everyone to come and join in on the conversion since all are welcome! Show notes: https://steemit.com/dtube/@bullpenpodcast/zjbdshc...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E34: Bitcoin to $90,000?

    May 08 2019

    In Episode 34 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Jeremy Horton (CEO) and Stephen Harano (COO Lead Analyst) of Block Society. Block Society has rightfully gained the title of the first SEC licensed and registered cryptocurrency financial advising team. What exactly does this mean? Extra protection for the consumer and no annoying disclaimer saying, “This is not financial advice.” Jeremy and Stephen go into detail with Lyndon on what it took to accomplish this w...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #256

    May 06 2019

    Dee and Cello talk shop about price, adoption and more in another exciting episode. We get into the weeds about needing options for people with different needs, concerning decentralization. Hybrid options should be very important in the future, too. Traditionally we only had 1 option: forgoing control and privacy into the hands of a few centralized entities. So the introduction of decentralization is definitely a big step, in the right direction. Or perhaps, a Crypto powder room? It's all explai...more

  • Hashing It Out #44 - Blockstream - Russell O'Connor

    May 05 2019

    We bring you another brilliant mind on the show for this episode! Russell O'Connor, developer of Blockstream's Simplicity programming language for Bitcoin, dives deep into formal verification topics. We learn about the language design principles driving Simplicity, how formal verification plays an integral role in making the language suitable for securely automating Bitcoin transactions, and the challenges in creating a smart contract script for Bitcoin. We get a glimpse into the future of block...more

  • Just The Headers #51

    May 05 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?usp=sharing

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #255

    Apr 30 2019

    This week Marcello, Demetrick, and Corey discuss the Tether Bomb and how far crypto is straying from its original decentralized initiatives. We also have a roundtable about how Samsung has raised their hand of ignorance and hired Ledger to build a good hardware wallet for them.

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E33: Co-Founder of Cryptocurrency IRA Company Gets Swatted (Part 1)

    Apr 29 2019

    In Episode 33 of The Bull Pen Podcast, part 1 of a 2-part series, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Morgan Steckler who is the Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of iTrustCapital. As Morgan hops onto the call Lyndon expects for things to be “business-as-usual” in comparison how his podcast conversations generally go, but that was in NO WAY how things panned out. Completely unexpected, Morgan starts to go into detail on the things that took place on Tuesday, April 16, 2019, and cau...more

  • Hashing It Out #43 - Kadena - Stuart Popejoy and Emily Pillmore

    Apr 26 2019

    We are excited to have the Kadena team back on with an update. The erudite Stuart Popejoy and brilliant Emily Pillmore speak more on Pact, the smart contract language with built-in formal verification used in the Kadena Chainweb. We learn more about formal verification: what it means, how it works, and a bit of its limitations. They also give us an update on Chainweb itself and talk us through some of the challenges since we last spoke... AND their innovated solutions to those challenges! show l...more

  • Just The Headers #50

    Apr 26 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. These Week's topics: -Dark markets get darker. -Nuclear powered bitcoin mining. -Samsung wants to make a token...yay! -Neut...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E32: Centralized AI in Cryptocurrency is a Frightening Thought

    Apr 23 2019

    In Episode 32 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with one of the Top 8 Women in Blockchain, Jennifer Greyson. Jen is a CEO, author, international speaker and serves as a board member for Kerala Blockchain Academy. She also brings to crypto 20+ years of experience building and maintaining businesses across a multitude of industries including Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence. Jen hits on many important and interesting topics during her chat with Lyndon includin...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #254: Eric Conner

    Apr 23 2019

    This week the boys get into the weeds on releasing products in this space. We are waiting patiently! Also, masculinity in crypto, staking, and price talk is all wrapped up into a neat hour as we celebrate going back to the old format of interviews and sponsor. Eric Conner joins us this week! Editor of EthHub, a top writer in Bitcoin, and he is a host of his own podcast. Schwing!

  • Crypto Until Infinity #39: Mainstream Adoption is Picking Up

    Apr 19 2019

    In episode 39 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on PewDiePie bringing his 90+ million YouTube subscribers to a blockchain video platform, Coinbase teaming up with Visa for a crypto debit card, exchanges delisting Bitcoin SV, and a new Canadian stablecoin on the way. Get your Until Infinity stickers on the official DJsNeverEndingsStory website. Music from this episode is a chill mix of songs from the NeverEnding Dreams Spotify...more

  • Just The Headers #49

    Apr 19 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: -Wikileaks is getting in on the IPFS game. -Single entity mines 1M bitcoin. -Everyone wants to give money to Notre Dame. -Ever...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #E31: Facebook Taking Over Cryptocurrency?

    Apr 16 2019

    In Episode 31 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Justin Wu. Justin is a growth marketer and information architect who undeniably knows his way around the blockchain world. He’s contributed to the growth and marketing to over 15 blockchain companies and Dapps on their campaigns and pushes out a wealth of knowledge daily via LinkedIn centered around growth hacks, campaigns and building communities. Justin drops some true gems during his talk with Lyndon sharing ...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #253

    Apr 14 2019

    Coinbase is a bank!? Great news this week as we dive into PewDiePie going Blockchain, IMF worried about Bitcoin, and Coinbase launches a debit card! All this and more on another exciting episode of The Bitcoin Podcast.

  • Just The Headers #48

    Apr 12 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Hashing It Out #42 - Monero Research Lab - Brandon Goodell

    Apr 11 2019

    We shouldn't pick favorites, but this is definitely one of our favorite episodes so far. We have the extreme pleasure of learning from Brandon Goodell, Research Associate at Monero Research Lab, about Monero, how it's designed, privacy in Monero and how it compares to other coins like ZCash, scalability, and consensus mechanisms in general. This is exactly the kinda conversations we built this show for, and there were more than one eye opening moments. Definitely scope this one out! Sponsor: Tr...more

  • Dose of Ether #18: Web3 v2.001

    Apr 11 2019

    Bijan and Lucian talk about the first Ethereum 2.0 - Serenity test nets coming online. We also talk about ProgPoW, MolochDAO, and xDai and the Burner Wallet.

  • Crypto Until Infinity #38: Crypto is Maturing

    Apr 09 2019

    In episode 38 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on the maturing cryptocurrency markets. Cumberland, the trading firm that gives financial institutions and high net worth individuals access to cryptoassets, tweets why the sudden surge in Bitcoin price occurred. Australia’s school systems provide cryptocurrency programs. Grayscale investments holds over $1 billion in assets. Forbes highlights individuals leveraging blockchain i...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #30: Fiat vs. Cryptocurrency

    Apr 09 2019

    In Episode 30 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Marcello, Corey and Demetrick. These 3 gentlemen are the founders of The Bitcoin Podcast Network and the hosts of multiple podcasts both on and off their own network. Between all of them they have an array of skills including graphic design, marketing and security engineering (just to name a few) and are highly active within the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. Marcello, Corey and Demetrick share with Lyndon...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #29: Traveling 7 Countries and 16 Cities Using Only Cryptocurrency

    Apr 09 2019

    In Episode 29 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Jaide Barclay. Jaide had been actively investing in crypto since 2017, and one day decided that she wanted to get more involved in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. So, what did she do? Hopped on a plane from The Gold Coast, Australia to attend London Blockchain Week at a moment’s notice! It was from that action that she gained the inspiration for creating the 12 Week Crypto Challenge. Jaide goes into dee...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #252

    Apr 07 2019

    The crew opened up the lines to discuss: the prevalence of fake volume on unregulated exchanges leading to centralized exchanges being the only viable option, a $5k BTC when moon? When lambo?, how does one decide to sell all of their belongings and commit to a cryptocurrency dependent lifestyle? A lot was discussed in this episode and we hope that you thoroughly enjoy! Please Donate: – BTC: 1DzakJiMj9cTkQiujPjC5KJkCGUdvsWJEP – ETH: 0x7A6b92ac5A64A2A5161D89cb980fe4c50E888dCA – LTC: LSrAehXcciL7P...more

  • Just The Headers #47

    Apr 07 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • TBP Announcements: Celsius Network part 2

    Apr 05 2019

    Welcome to Announcements, this time hosted by Lucian, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we brought back Alex Mashinsky, the founder and CEO of the Celsius Network. We wanted to follow up on questions that our ...more

  • Hashing It Out #41 - MyCrypto - Harry Denley

    Apr 04 2019

    Ahoy-hoy! Today we have Director of Security at MyCrypto, Harry . We talk about phishing attacks! No, not assaults at jam band concerts, the kind where you lose your money. We go over the process of finding these attacks, reacting to them, and staying ahead of the scammers. We talk about the tools used to intercept and analyze these attacks, and the processes surrounding gathering the evidence against the attackers. Harry is doing amazing work, and he's really putting effort into keeping us all ...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #28: Confessions of a Newb (The Ross Alex Story)

    Apr 02 2019

    In Episode 28 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Crypto Legends Founder Ross Alex. This episode is nothing short of energetic, humorous and even comes with some great advice that any level crypto trader could appreciate. Ross reflects with Lyndon and tells the interesting story on how they initially met and created the Crypto Legends Facebook group during the bull market of 2017-2018. Also, Ross speaks on how he got started trading crypto, the lessons he learn...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast Bonus #2: RIP Nipsey Hussle

    Apr 01 2019

    In this bonus episode of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully says a few words in dedication to fallen American rapper, song writer and cryptocurrency investor Nipsey Hussle. Condolences to his family and closest friends and may his soul rest in peace. Show notes: https://steemit.com/dtube/@bullpenpodcast/cr2lse4d Timestamps 00:00:00 – Hussle & Motivate 00:00:27 – Moment of Silence 00:00:58 – A Few Words 00:03:15 – Dedication

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #251

    Mar 31 2019

    In this weeks episode the Marcello, Dee, and Dr. Corey Petty have a throwback to yesteryear with a roundtable among the three of them. They discuss what is a cold what and what thinks it is a cold wallet. They discuss the direction of crypto and where it could likely be headed. First there is a great boom, then there is a great bust, is this cycle sustainable? Be sure to join the Slack if you would like the opportunity to join in on these weekly conversations! Enjoy!

  • Just The Headers #46

    Mar 31 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?usp=sharing

  • Crypto Until Infinity #37: More Hacks and Criminals

    Mar 30 2019

    In episode 37 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on the latest Bithumb exchange hack, Mt. Gox reentering crypto, LVHM interest in blockchain, the ex-Enron CEO interest in blockchain, crypto users “body-hacking”, and a new blockchain music platform in the news. Music from this episode starts with a few songs DJsNeverEndingStory’s latest EP, Who I Used to Be (http://smarturl.it/DJUsedtoBe) and finishes with a mix of alternative ...more

  • Hashing It Out #40 - Liam Horne - L4

    Mar 29 2019

    Liam Horne is a developer, decentralization expert, and an open source entrepreneur with a focus on state channels. L4 and Counterfactual have released a new development playground that lets software engineers learn and play with state channels right from their browser. Liam gives us insights on what it's taken to get to this point, where the state of state channel development is right now, and where we're going with layer 2 solutions for scaling blockchains. Links http://twitter.com/liamihorne...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #27: I Lost Out on $1.2 Million in Cryptocurrency

    Mar 26 2019

    In Episode 27 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with DJsNeverEndingStory. DJ, originally from St. Louis, Missouri, he is the host of the Crypto Until Infinity Podcast and a crypto enthusiast. DJ’s achievements include a Top 10 Billboard ambient album, (The Harmony Epoch), role as composer for an animated series with the creators of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, (Unsupervised), production for the NBA, numerous collaborations with spoken word artist Prince Ea, ...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #250

    Mar 24 2019

    In this week's show we open up the lines again and the CEO of MyCrypto, Taylor Monahan, comes by to talk stablecoins and security. Ray "Redacted" pops in again as well as a long-time member of the Slack Community, Joe Blau. We spoke on everything from scaling solutions in place like Lightning Network, to the the actual use cases of stablecoins. MyCrypto.com

  • Just the Headers #45

    Mar 24 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #36: The Latest Scams In Crypto

    Mar 23 2019

    In episode 36 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory returns with news about the latest scams in cryptocurrency. Topics include a new study reported by The Wall Street Journal that most bitcoin trading is fake, the QuadrigaCX exchange losing around $150,000,000 of clientele money, U.S. authorities arresting OneCoin founders, and the Cryptopia exchange hack. Music from this episode starts with a few songs DJsNeverEndingStory’s latest EP, ...more

  • Hashing It Out #39 - Patrick McCorry - State Channels

    Mar 20 2019

    We have the great honor of speaking with Dr. Patrick McCorry, lecturer at King's College London and expert in cryptocurrency research. This conversation focuses on state channel research. We go over the latest and greatest in that field, what advancements have achieved, and what is yet to be done. It's exciting to learn from someone with such an extremely deep knowledge on the subject of state channels! Links: https://twitter.com/paddykcl https://nms.kcl.ac.uk/patrick.mccorry/

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #26: CoinGecko

    Mar 19 2019

    In Episode 26 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with CoinGecko’s Co-Founder Bobby Ong. CoinGecko is one the world’s leading cryptocurrency data analytics and research platforms, and Bobby goes into detail with Lyndon about what makes their website such a great resource for both newbs and novices. Bobby speaks on what it takes to create and continuously run a resource of this size, how they stay ahead of the competition and his thoughts on the current state of the ...more

  • Just the Headers #44

    Mar 17 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. These Week's topics: -Fidelity is live with select clients. -Kroger and Starbucks and Bitcoin....oh my! -Vulnerabilities co...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #249: Brian Fabian Crain

    Mar 17 2019

    Epicenter and TBP collaboration! Brian Crain joins us in the tank to discuss a bunch of high level subjects. Podcasting about cryptocurrencies allows a podcaster to report on a wide range of areas: economics, software, philosophy–and the stories within the blockchain world itself. Epicenter is one of our favorite podcasts about cryptocurrencies because Brian is always prepared enough to ask sophisticated questions. Time to get into the weeds! Enjoy!

  • Dose of Ether #17: Nick Fett from Daxia

    Mar 16 2019

    Lucian talks with Nick Fett, the CEO of DAXIA, a decentralized derivatives platform. Having worked at the CFTC prior to starting his company, he brings a wealth of insights into the market he is trying to disrupt. We debate if decentralized finance is regulatory arbitrage or an attempt at radical markets. Thanks to this week's sponsor. Trail of Bits. Learn more about their Static Analyzer for Solidity here: https://github.com/crytic/slither This is the BitTorrent article we mention: https://medi...more

  • Hashing It Out #38 - KZen - Omer Shlomovits

    Mar 13 2019

    We have the great pleasure of speaking with Omer Shlomovits. Omer is a multi-party computation and cryptography expert with KZen. He speaks to us about KZen, his research on threshold signatures for building simpler and more secured wallets, key recovery schemes, and the future of multi-party computation. Fantastic episode choked full of deep knowledge!

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #25: Always Use Protection

    Mar 12 2019

    In Episode 25 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with trader and technical analyst Brain Swan. With over 20 years of experience as a Certified Financial Technician (CFTe), Brian brings with him to crypto a high level of expertise within the realm of technical analysis. Brain hits on the difference in charting larger liquidity cryptos (i.e. Bitcoin, Litecoin, etc.) vs smaller alts, the importance of risk management when learning how to trade and how human psychology...more

  • Law & Blockchain #12: Pamela Morgan

    Mar 12 2019

    Pamela Morgan is an educator, entrepreneur, author, and attorney who has been working exclusively with bitcoin & open blockchains since early 2014. Morgan is a widely respected authority on multi-signature governance and legal innovation in digital currencies.

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #248

    Mar 10 2019

    Corey is finally back from Carnival in Brasil and has some stories to share! Also we open up the call lines and have another in depth discussion on all things crypto.

  • Hashing It Out #37 - Base Zero - Matt Zimmerman and Ken Sedgwick

    Mar 09 2019

    Managing crypto keys is difficult enough for private holders, but when managing large portfolios of cryptocurrency assets on an institutional level, the risk surface increases tremendously. Base Zero has devised a suite of tools to manage multisignature signing over an air-gapped signing device and a sharded backup system to ensure security for large organizations. This unique approach enables these institutions to mitigate risk associated with large fund transfers without any one single person ...more

  • Just the Headers #43

    Mar 09 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week: -Goldman Sachs is rooted deep in cryptocurrency. -Enjin working up interoperability between fungible and non-fungible tokens. -Ripple ...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #24: Comedy in Crypto

    Mar 05 2019

    In Episode 24 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Dwayne Mooney. Dwayne is a comedian, writer, social critic, and television and film actor best known for his role in the movie “The Fish That Saved Pittsburg” and the 2016 Bravo television and reality docuseries “Newlyweds: The First Year.” He is also the son of the famous comedian Paul Mooney who is best known for writing for Richard Prior and his appearances on “Chappelle’s Show.” In this episode Dwayne speaks...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #247: We Don't Deserve Booth Babes

    Mar 03 2019

    This week we open up the phone lines to discuss the origins of our new Patreon page, and chat about inclusion. We've talked about inclusion and diversity many times on the podcast but this time we have arguments from both sides of the gender fence. Lastly, the main topic point is decentralization. We say it all the time but it is like mycelea and grows wild. If the Goxxing Decentralized Centralized exchanges, Then what will the toxicity of the ICO Craze decentralize...if anything at all. A diffe...more

  • Just the Headers #42

    Mar 02 2019

    TITLE: Just The Headers 38 This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week: -Ethereum developers give a BOGO deal on upgrades. -It's official-official Nasdaq is officially adding BTC ...more

  • Dose of Ether #16: EZ Blockchain and Celsius Network

    Feb 27 2019

    Bijan was at the CES conference in Los Vegas where he spoke with Sergie from EZ Blockchain and Alex from Celsius Network. EZ Blockchain is turning wasted natural gas from the oil drilling process into hashes securing PoW blockchains. Celsius is giving loans for your crypto collateral, helping you to un-bank yourself.

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #23: Bullet Proof Escalades, Silk Road and Fyre Festival

    Feb 26 2019

    n Episode 23 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Mitch Lacsamana. Mitch serves as the Media & Entertainment Solutions Engineer for Verizon Digital, is the Co-Founder and Director of Operations at Spurantics, a professional brand development agency as well as host of the show “Mitch Does” where he attends conferences and hears the stories of passionate individuals. The awesome thing about where business and networking collides for Mitch is that he gets to si...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #246

    Feb 24 2019

    We open up the phone lines and test the theory that if Twitter implements tweet tipping with Bitcoin, the effects will be massive. Quite frankly, it's the biggest news to come out in crypto this week and I'm not even hearing much fanfare about it. The CEO of Twitter may be instituting tipping functionality using Bitcoin sometime in the near future. Imagine 325 million people tipping each other for quality tweets. From celebrities to heads of state, to the average person. Imagine that tipping peo...more

  • Just the Headers #41

    Feb 22 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. These Week's topics: -Coinbase+Neutrino = Surveillance. -Shiftcard is going extinct. -7nm chips for Bitmain! -Jessie thinks...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #22: A Hacker Made Me Change My Name

    Feb 19 2019

    n Episode 22 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Robert “BitRebel” Tiger. Robert has been a part of the blockchain and crypto community since the early years and can be considered one of the OGs and is also a good friend of Lyndon as well. This episode will be a blast into the past as it was originally recorded just 2 days before the launch date of this podcast on August 21st. Robert shares his experiences in the early days of crypto and how things have changed...more

  • Dose of Ether #15: Maker n Draper at CES

    Feb 19 2019

    Bijan was at the CES conference in Los Vegas and talked to Steven from Maker Dao and Siri from Draper Associates. During this episode we talk about Maker's expanded vision of an on-chain stable coin and how to demonstrate value to a VC.

  • TBP Announcements: Celsius Network

    Feb 18 2019

    Today we talk with Alex Mashinsky is the founder and CEO of the Celsius Network. A message from Alex: Celsius launched its services on July 2018 and since, we have done over $600M in coin loans. We used the interest we earned from these coin loans to buy BTC, ETH and other cryptocurrencies to pay interest to our community of Crypto depositors and to buy back CEL tokens. We also funded the industry's largest single dollar loan of $5,000,000. We charge no origination or closing fees, no penalties,...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #245

    Feb 17 2019

    Step back and look at the big picture. You have the biggest banks. Chase, in the U.S. training and employing Ethereum developers. Creating massive amounts of documentation on executing Ethereum as a blockchain suitable for use in an enterprise. And yet, here we are, taking a bit shit all over JPM Coin. Yup. A bunch of callers join us this week as we discuss current trends, topics, and of course, security.

  • Just the Headers #40

    Feb 16 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: -JP Morgan blah blah blah -A new proposed Bitcoin ETF is trying to massage sovereignty -Fundstrat thinks that big gains are on...more

  • Law & Blockchain #11: Julian Kwan

    Feb 16 2019

    Julian Kwan discusses the state of security tokens in Asia, with a particular focus on attitudes towards security tokens in Singapore.

  • Hashing It Out #36 - Dan Robinson - HTLCs (And why they suck)

    Feb 13 2019

    We have the pleasure to present one of the more entertaining speakers at SBC19, Dan Robinson. After two talks on Hash Time Locked Contracts (HTLCs), he drops a massive bomb in with a slide deck entitled, "HTLCs (And why they suck)." Lively and entertaining, we have him step through is thoughts on HTLCs and the alternate solutions to this technique that Interleger implements. Bombastic show chocked full information and analysis! LInks: Dan's Twitter Dan's Talk Dan's Slides

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #21: The Crypto Curator

    Feb 12 2019

    In Episode 21 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Crypto Arnie who operates one of the largest and currently active crypto communities with a combined membership base of over 65,000 crypto-enthusiasts and approximately 6.5m engagements per month across all platforms including mailing lists, community meetups and events. After telling his backstory, Crypto Arnie and Lyndon have in-depth conversations diving into the realms of ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) vs STO...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #244

    Feb 10 2019

    In this episode. the boys discuss whether or not Jack Dorsey is really all-in or is if he just trying to placate to a highly active community on Twitter. Also Corey and Dee seem to think decentralization is not a value proposition...so what is the value proposition? Cello thinks it IS the value proposition. Lastly, we discuss SEC Commish saying that a bitcoin ETF is inevitable...what could that mean, and how to position for such an inevitability?

  • Just the Headers #39

    Feb 08 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: -Wyoming says Bitcoin is money. -Banks can hold bitcoin? -Twitter CEO likes the Lightning Network -Jessie does ASMR...more

  • Law & Blockchain #10: Andrea Tinianow

    Feb 08 2019

    Founding Director of the Delaware Blockchain Initiative Andrea Tinianow discusses Delaware's initiatives in changing and clarifying corporate laws around blockchain, how blockchain can help states generate revenue, and why the companies of tomorrow may be putting their corporate charters on blockchain.

  • TBP Announcements: Digitex Futures

    Feb 06 2019

    Today we talk with Veteran trader, now Digitex founder and lead architect Adam Todd. It is an exchange where they have about 5000 traders waiting to be onboarded on to the Beta. Traders will be given 1000 DGTX each to start trading. Most likely the onboarding will begin near end of February. Public launch will take place early Q2. Current waitlist has close to 1M users signed up. Even at 5% users trading, they'll have about 50K+ active traders. For early DGTX investors, this is great news, since...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #20: The Crypto Curator

    Feb 05 2019

    In Episode 20 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Paul McNeal who is a speaker, brand evangelist, technologist, US Navy Veteran and owner at The Crypto Curator. Paul shares with Lyndon how his background in the news industry aided him in being a content curator within the blockchain and cryptocurrency space today. Lyndon specifically points out how comprehensive the daily briefs from The Crypto Curator are including topics such as technical analysis, crimes and...more

  • TBP Announcements: Paxos

    Feb 04 2019

    Today we talk with Chad Cascarilla is the CEO and co-founder of Paxos. He co-founded institutional asset management complex Cedar Hill Capital Partners in 2005 and its venture capital subsidiary, Liberty City Ventures, in 2012. He also sits on the Governing Board of the Hyperledger Project. Earlier in his career, Chad was a portfolio manager at Claiborne Capital and worked at both Bank of America Securities and Goldman Sachs. Chad holds a BBA in Finance from the University of Notre Dame and is a...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #243: Taylor Monahan & Ray Redacted

    Feb 03 2019

    Cello and Corey are out so to fill in our buddy Ray Redacted and MyCrypto CEO Taylor Monahan join Dee on a full episode to discuss security and current events. $190 Million in Crypto Gone Forever, How Canada’s Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Lost it All, Non-fungible tokens...can they tap into everyone's inner Tomagachi rearing and spark adoption? Can they reignite pasttimes?-What is wrapped BTC and why would I need it? All this and more!

  • Just the Headers #38

    Feb 02 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week: -Nearly 80% of crypto attendees are male. -Bitcoin on the low in Florida and go to jail. -Steve Wozniak makes out like a bandit! -Jessi...more

  • Dose of Ether #14: Staying Strong

    Jan 30 2019

    Bijan and Lucian talk about the strength of the Ethereum network as highlighted by the Ethereum Classic 51% attack and the Constantinople delay. Afterwords, we ask our listeners to let us know what they look forward to learning more about while running down our short listed items.

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #19: CoinDesk Insider

    Jan 29 2019

    In Episode 19 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Leigh Cuen. Leigh is an international journalist that has written for large publication such as Newsweek Japan, Racked and is currently a tech writer covering blockchain for the well-known news site CoinDesk. Leigh gives some great insight into what it’s like being a blockchain/cryptocurrency tech writer in comparison to her previous tech writing experiences, what she looks for when selecting a story to write on...more

  • TBP Announcements: Coin Cloud

    Jan 28 2019

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Chris McAlary from CoinCloudATM. Coin Cloud is Bitcoin ATM company based in Las Vegas, NV. With over...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #242

    Jan 27 2019

    Have you heard about these Bitcoin Carnivores? We discuss the following these people have and a re-hashing of the parallels between the FYRE Festival and an embarrassing majority of crypto are talked amongst us. Corey and Dee finally watched it and can join Cello in deep thought. Also, will crypto be a tool that siphons new found value from the poor and puts it in the pockets of the rich? All this and more!

  • Just the Headers #37

    Jan 25 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. These Week's topics: -NASDAQ says Bitcoin can become the global reserve currency! -BIS says Bitcoin is terrible and lacks v...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #18: Sold EVERYTHING and Bought Bitcoin

    Jan 23 2019

    In Episode 18 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Didi Taihuttu, husband and father of The Bitcoin Family. In this interview, Didi shares the amazing story of when and how his family got into crypto and the emotions surrounding their decision to sell EVERYTHING to buy Bitcoin. Lyndon and Didi also speak on the opportunities his family has been granted since making this decision, what it’s like using crypto for almost every purchase they make, some of the most i...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #35: Your Crypto Resources

    Jan 21 2019

    In episode 35 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory celebrates 1 year of being on The Bitcoin Podcast Network and provides some resources for understanding the crypto ecosystem. Music in this episode comes from the Until Infinity EP http://smarturl.it/UntilInfinityEP and a mix of chill r&b and hip-hop. CoinMarketCal https://coinmarketcal.com/en/ Masternodes.Online https://masternodes.online/ Crypto Careers https://www.crypto-careers...more

  • Just the Headers #36

    Jan 21 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?usp=sharing

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #241

    Jan 20 2019

    Lots on the docket as we dive deep into issues with Lightning Network, scaling, and if the progress has been too slow. In addition, Wayne, a good friend of ours calls into the show to discuss security and Coinstar. Oh, you know those machines at the grocery store that transform your gallon jug of spare change into more usable currency? They’re about to start selling Bitcoin. To make this impulse shopping dream come true, Coinstar, the company behind those ubiquitous change-counting kiosks, has p...more

  • Hashing It Out #35: Constantinople Postponement - Trail of Bits & ChainSecurity

    Jan 19 2019

    Back with season 2 of Hashing It Out, and we have a doozy! This Episode features Trail of Bits and ChainSecurity to talk about their amazing last-minute catch of EIP-1283's impact on the Constantinople Ethereum hard fork. We go over how they found it, what recommendations they made, and how the hard fork was postponed to quickly. We also discuss the tooling behind analyzing such a vulnerability, the true impact had it been released, and how the processes around hard fork release candidates could...more

  • Law & Blockchain #9: Juan Hernandez & Patrick Daugherty

    Jan 18 2019

    In December 2018, the first regulated security token trading platform in the U.S. began trading security tokens. In this show, I'm joined by Juan Hernandez of Open Finance Network and Patrick Daugherty of Foley & Lardner LLP, their counsel, to discuss the challenges and hurdles in achieving this milestone, and where we go from here. We cover the differences between ATSes and exchanges, why crypto exchanges are different from security token exchanges, working with regulators, and hopes of wha...more

  • Just the Headers #35

    Jan 16 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: -Bad people get caught doing bad things in crypto...again. -New bots in Facebook Messenger allow users to send and ...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #17: The World's Most Secure Online Wallet

    Jan 15 2019

    In Episode 17 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Del Thomas. Del is CEO of the security technology company Torricel and comes onto the show as a SME investor and over 10 years of experience with electronics design, production and distribution. As a result of his own personal experiences within the blockchain and cryptocurrency space, Torricel has developed an amazing technology that always allows for your hot wallet’s private keys to remain offline and protect...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #240

    Jan 13 2019

    It is just not financial institutions that are entering cryptocurrencies, government institution are also gearing up. However, the changes there is mostly revolving around implementation and use of blockchain technologies and the laws surrounding them. This week we chat about what projects into 2019 are getting us jazzed. Also a listener calls in and we get into the topic of institutional money and if ICO's will really go away in 2019.

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #16: Liquid Assets

    Jan 09 2019

    Happy New Year! In the first episode of 2019, Episode 16 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Sheel Patel who is the CEO of a cryptocurrency inspired energy drink. In this episode Lyndon and Sheel talk about how Bitcoin Energy came about, what makes it different from other energy drinks and how cryptocurrency is incorporated into this product and business. Lyndon also tries Bitcoin Energy for the first time live during the interview and expresses his opinion on ...more

  • Law & Blockchain #8: Marc Borion & Jason Gottlieb

    Jan 08 2019

    We're kicking off 2019 with a special episode that summarizes the state of U.S. regulatory statements and enforcement actions around ICOs and discuss what's to come for the security token space in 2019. Guests include Marc Borion, Partner at Fisher Broyles and Jason Gottlieb, Partner at Morrison Cohen.

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #239

    Jan 06 2019

    This week we get into a topical debate on adoption. Cello bring up the fact that when you talk about 'normies' you just further isolate your cause. Most people are 'General Purpose People (GPP's)' and they are not using crypto because it is inconvenient and pointless. So, here we are at the 10 year mark. Are you satisfied with it's progress? If you want crypto to be mass adopted, then you better listen to what all those 'normies' are saying and stop acting like a fringe club for anarchists. We l...more

  • Just the Headers #34

    Jan 04 2019

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week: -Mining is a tough business. -India may un-ban cryptocurrency but ever so slightly. -GA Senator is fraudulent...allegedly. -Jessie woul...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #238

    Dec 30 2018

    One of the most recognized wallets, Electron Cash is also reportedly under attack by phishers. They leveraged a characteristic in the design of these wallets that depends on connecting to several servers to operate. However, these servers must be trusted and it seems some of them have been configured to behave in a malicious way, delivering messages that direct users to download a fake wallet update. Ray Redacted and Corey go head on to explain what happened. In addition, a listener calls in and...more

  • Just the Headers #33

    Dec 29 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. These Week's topics: -4 regulation rumors! -3 businesses close! -2 50% layoffs! -And a Jessie Broke loves Dee's radio voice...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #237

    Dec 23 2018

    Special holiday episode. This time we keep things light as we have a bunch of listeners call in on the show! Mainly we discuss if Bitcoin is still cool. Is it cool baby? Sure, or else we wouldn't be here. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone. This past year has been a roller-coaster ride for many. We aren't trying to add to the FUD, it's just a good time. Hit play!

  • Crypto Until Infinity #34: Tax Free Bitcoin? The U.S. and U.K. Make Changes

    Dec 22 2018

    In episode 34 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory talks about changes coming to U.S. and U.K. laws concerning cryptocurrency. Could we see a tax-free market? Music in this episode features afrobeats. Music 00:00:00 – DJsNeverEndingStory – Stoney Mountain http://smarturl.it/DJUntilInfinity 00:10:51 – Oddio – Too Long (ft. Nana The Writer) 00:13:54 – Chief Obi – Ova 00:17:24 – OmoAkin – Funwon (ft. Reekado Banks) 00:20:22 – Maleek Berry...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #15: Markets, Updates and Expectations for 2019

    Dec 19 2018

    In Episode 15 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully takes some time to speak with all his listeners directly. It’s been a busy and somewhat chaotic past few weeks for both Lyndon and the crypto markets so he wanted to discuss topics like market sentiment, ways he plans on taking advantage of the current bear market and his big plans for the podcast going into 2019. Timestamps 00:00:00 – Preview 00:00:14 – Disclaimer 00:01:01 – Intro 00:01:49 – Interview 00:24:50 – Outro

  • Hashing It Out #34: Storj - Shawn Wilkinson & JT Olio

    Dec 19 2018

    File storage has long been known as a centralized solution. Storj seeks to change this with their decentralized file storage and retrieval architecture. We'll go over their design, engineering goals, and challenges. We dive deep into how erasure codes can be used to mitigate replication requirements, how trust is managed on their decentralized platform, and how one can be incentivized to donate their storage space and bandwidth to the world through their network. Links https://storj.io/ https://...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #236: Ronnie Moas

    Dec 16 2018

    Ronnie Moas, the founder of Standpoint Research, a top-ranking stock and crypto picker, comes on our show to talk about the $DIG fiasco that has been frustrating him lately and wants to set the record straight. However, unlike the other guys (we ain't naming names!), you know we give people a platform to speak but we also know a lot of concerned followers of his have questions that need answered. Ronnie Moas admits here that he did no due diligence, did not analyze anything about Arbitrade or DI...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #33: You're Gonna Lose Everything

    Dec 15 2018

    In episode 33 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory talks about the massive layoffs in cryptocurrency organizations and coins that have stopped development. Coinbase adds new ways to cash out into fiat and more on this episode. Music in this episode is a mix of afrobeat, hip-hop, and r&b.

  • Hashing It Out #33: Loom Network / Plasma Cash - Georgios Konstantopoulos

    Dec 15 2018

    Plasma is one of the strongest candidates for Layer 2 scaling solutions. Since the Plasma whitepaper was released in August 2017, there's been a multitude of Plasma implementations experimenting with the idea. On this episode we feature Georgios Kosntantoploulos, Lead Researcher at Loom Network, to talk about Plasma, the different variations, and the future of scaling through Layer 2 solutions. https://github.com/loomnetwork/plasma-paper https://www.gakonst.com/

  • Just the Headers #32

    Dec 15 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: -Basis coin, a new stable coin, crumbles. -Finland narcs on their traders...taxes gonna get paid. -ASICs aren't all...more

  • Dose of Ether #13: Scalegate

    Dec 14 2018

    We are back with our regular format where this week Bijan and Lucian talk about scaling Ethereum and the different directions that can be taken. We cover if sharding is necessary, and how close we are to some promising ideas like using STARKS or Random Beacons. Lastly, we debate if the Ethereum Foundation should change due to the massive increase in the size of the community.

  • Just the Headers #31

    Dec 10 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week: -Coinbase adds ZEC. -Intel wins a patent for cheap PoW mining. -Binance launches institutional accounts. -Jessie wants to dive deeper.....more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #235: Max Brody & Cameron Hejazi

    Dec 09 2018

    We dive deep this week as we discuss Zcash Vs Ethereum Classic Comparison, crypto mining hardware ASICs in late 2018 and take calls again LIVE on air. This time our pal Wayne joins us and we chat and talk about our new book a bit '10 Words of Less'. In addition, Max & Cam swing by to chat about Cent. The income-generating social network, enabling anyone to earn money by sharing their wisdom and creativity. Built on Ethereum. Stacked episode! Let's get to it.

  • Crypto Until Infinity #32: What You Missed In Crypto

    Dec 09 2018

    In episode 32 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory provides a recap of stories in crypto since the last broadcast two weeks ago. Stories include new developments with blockchain music platforms Choon and Musicoin, a new PS4 blockchain game, crypto on Jeopardy, DJ Khaled and Floyd Mayweather Jr. fined for cryptocurrency promotion, Facebook crypto scam, new digital asset additions to Coinbase, and Ohio becoming the first state to allow t...more

  • Hashing It Out #32: Grid+ - Alex Miller & Karl Kreder

    Dec 07 2018

    Grid+ is one of the most legitimate and exciting products utilizing blockchain in the space, so we're very excited to present Alex Miller (CTO) and Karl Kreder (VP Hardware) on our program. We discuss their line of blockchain appliances, how they're built, their design philosophies, and the challenges in building hardware for blockchains. We get to hear some of their thoughts on the future of blockchain and consensus protocols, and where they see the world moving into the future as decentralizat...more

  • Dose of Ether #12: Conference Sets - Consulting Crypto Start Ups

    Dec 05 2018

    Bijan is live at the LA Blockchain Invest Summit talking to entrepreneurs who are providing services to the ecosystem. Abstract Tokenization is lowering the bar to real-estate investing. Expert Dojo is an accelerator looking to offer seed funding individuals who have a strong person brands. Rootmont provides data science reports for crypto traders. Marketing Maven will help your company look good in front of your investors and customers. Token IQ is a security token built on Stellar.

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #14: Chinese Walls

    Dec 04 2018

    In Episode 14 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Harish D. Gupta who has a background in financial economics and has worked for the well-known financial institutions Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan and Barclays. As the Co-Founder and CEO of a multi-asset global exchange platform, Harish and Lyndon go into detail on what exactly Polybird is aiming to accomplish once launched and many of its innerworkings. With its described features such as Chinese Walls, “Global i...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #234: Trent McConaghy

    Dec 02 2018

    Music producer DJ Khaled and boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. were charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission with promoting investments in initial cryptocurrency coin offerings without revealing that they'd been paid. Cello explains why this is important to focus on for a second. Then Trent McConaghy swing by to chat about how data scientists will be key users of Ocean Protocol. What is that? Well, Ocean Protocol is kickstarting a Data Economy by breaking down data silos and equalizing access ...more

  • TBP Flashback: Episode 38

    Dec 01 2018

    Welcome to our flashback series where we give you access to archived shows on our feed that are so outdated you can’t find it on our feed anymore. With crypto being so unpredictable, we thought it would be fun for our new listeners to check out episodes of our older content. It’s like opening up a time capsule! Originally aired in February 2016, Episode 38 focused on the question of “how to store your bitcoins” which leads to one of the most important decisions for a Bitcoin user to make. But li...more

  • Just the Headers #30

    Nov 30 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. Topics: - Coinbase Pros gets fully torqued for ZEC! - Miners are having to turn off the switches. - Decentralized exchanges get a centralized investment. - Jessie likes Korean fried chicken.

  • Law & Blockchain #7: David Silver

    Nov 30 2018

    On this episode, Amy interviews David Silver, an investment fraud lawyer and founder of the Silver Miller law firm. He is suing cryptocurrency companies such as Coinbase, Kraken, Nano, and others in an attempt to protect investors from fraud. Recently he has opened suits against ATT, Sprint, and T-Mobile for their alleged involvement with the crypto-jacking and SIM swapping.

  • Dose of Ether #11: Conference Sets - Bold Business Cases

    Nov 29 2018

    Bijan is live at the LA Blockchain Invest Summit talking to entrepreneurs who want to use crypto payment in ways we've never heard of before. CryptoFuse allows for safe transfer of digital assets in areas with inconsistent internet access, Please.com allows for peer to peer payments for curated travel experiences, and GuruMd provides emergency telemedicine for tokens.

  • Hashing It Out #31: Pokt Network - Michael O'Rourke & Luis C. de Leon

    Nov 28 2018

    This episode features Michael O'Rourke (CEO) and Luis C. de Leon (CTO) of Pocket. Pocket is a chain-agnostic decentralized AWS for blockchain full nodes. In a world where full nodes become more expensive to run, Pokt aims to have people host their nodes in their network by registering it with their Proof of Stake blockchain. Using Pokt tokens, someone can rent usage of the full node, using the node's stake as a guarantee of availability, removing the concern of maintaining one's own hardware (vi...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #233: Vinny Lingham

    Nov 25 2018

    The winter is real. Low hanging fruit is we talk about the price and what that means for the community, but more importantly we evaluate what it means for developers and the interest as a whole. In addition, Vinny Lingham the OG internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder & CEO of Civic - an identity protection and management startup - joins us in the studio. He was also previously the founder and CEO of Gyft & Yola, Inc. and of course we chat about his bearish attitude on ETH, the corre...more

  • Law & Blockchain #6: Justin Newton

    Nov 22 2018

    Amy and Justin Newton discuss the state of anti-money launder (AML) and know-your-customer (KYC) laws as it pertains to blockchain technology and crypto. Justin Newton is an early internet pioneer and technology startup veteran. His last four companies (BlackLine, Demand Media, NetZero and Above Net) all exited with +$1 Billion IPOs. He was responsible for architecting each company’s platform for global scale and preparing their data systems for regulatory compliance. Justin also founded the Int...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast Bonus Episode: Bitcoin Could Hit $169 by 2020

    Nov 21 2018

    In this bonus episode of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully and DJsNeverEndingStory team up to chat about the possibility of Bitcoin hitting $169 dollars by 2020. DJ is the host of Crypto Until Infinity Podcast, also on The Bitcoin Podcast Network, has experience as a successful music producer and audio engineer and is the 15+ year friend responsible for getting Lyndon interested and active into blockchain and cryptocurrency. Even though many important topics were discussed including the U.S...more

  • Hashing It Out #30: CyberMiles - Michael Yuan

    Nov 21 2018

    On this episode, we have the extreme pleasure of interviewing Michael Yuan, Chief Scientist at CyberMiles. CyberMiles is building a blockchain platform targeted for e-commerce with those concerns in mind. Using a fork of Ethereum and the Ethereum toolsets, CyberMiles has an upgraded EVM with support for extended and extensible opcodes and a dPoS consensus system for validators to stake into the network. Their research is pushing the limits of what the existing technology can do, and they have so...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #13: From Wikipedia to Everipedia

    Nov 20 2018

    In Episode 13 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Dr. Larry Sanger, co-founder of Wikipedia, Doctor of Philosophy and the current CIO (Chief Information Officer) of Everipedia. During this chat Dr. Sanger gives a back story on his past leading up to Wikipedia, his involvement in Wikipedia’s creation, his decision to walk away from Wikipedia in 2002 and what he believes Everipedia is doing right that could completely evolve the way online encyclopedias are creat...more

  • TBP Announcements: Patrick Camuso - CPA

    Nov 19 2018

    Today we talk with Patrick Camuso, the founder of Camuso CPA who set out to design a firm that transcends the standard industry client service models by taking an entrepreneurial approach to deliver clients the level of service and attention they require in an increasingly complex and rapidly developing business landscape. Camuso CPA takes a proactive approach to save you money, time, and piece of mind. If you’re looking for a CPA in Charlotte or anywhere else in the USA, you could stand to gain...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #232: Matthew Aaron

    Nov 18 2018

    Another week, another episode! Taylor Monahan - Founder & CEO of MyCrypto joins us as we talk about lightning network, hash rates, and getting LIT. Also, for the first time we invite a fellow podcaster on. In fact, he started listening to us years ago before he started his own. Matthew Aaron of Crypto101 fame swings by to cross pollinate the airwaves before we appear on his show next week. Also, brrr this winter is cold. Damn price!

  • Crypto Until Infinity #31: Bitcoin Record Low, Android Crypto Scams, China Ban

    Nov 17 2018

    In episode 31 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory talks about Bitcoin’s recent record-breaking plunge, Coinbase and Centre’s USDC stablecoin being added to more exchanges and wallets, crypto scams in the Google Play store for Android users, and clarification on China’s ban on Bitcoin. Music in this episode is a mix of afrobeat, raggaeton, and hip-hop. Music 00:00:00 – DJsNeverEndingStory – The 90’s 00:09:29 – Sarz – Get Up (ft. DJ Tun...more

  • Just the Headers #29

    Nov 17 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week's topics: -Belarus is the new crypto safehouse! -EOS was always centralized? -Bitmain tells Jihan to kick rocks! -Jessie tri...more

  • Dose of Ether #10: Conference Sets - Innovation for Investors

    Nov 15 2018

    Bijan is live at the LA Blockchain Invest Summit talking to cryptopreneurs who are changing the way we save money. These are more than your grandpa's security tokens. Vaultoro is providing a way to trade bitcoin for ownership rights to gold. BitIRA lets you use retirement savings vehicals to own crypto, and Blackmoon created a hedgefund equity token.

  • Hashing It Out #29: Universal Logins - Alex van de Sande

    Nov 14 2018

    Alex va de Sande is a UX designer and developer for the Ethereum foundation who has come up with a new, clean way to provide universal login capability to any decentralized application. Using a combination of standards such as ERC725 identity contracts and his proposed ERC1077 and ERC1078, he has created a way to login across any application using a single login mechanism. We go over his system, his views on the challenges behind adoption that UX can solve, and the future of DApps as they begin ...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #12: Crypto in the Land Down Under

    Nov 13 2018

    In Episode 12 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Alex Saunders. Ever wonder what the blockchain and cryptocurrency scene was like in Australia? Well in this week’s episode Alex sheds some light on just that. Alex comes to the show with a wealth of knowledge since discovering Bitcoin in 2012 and trading in his job as a head pharmacist for his leading education platform and YouTube channel Nugget’s News. Alex is a trusted voice in the Australian crypto community...more

  • Law & Blockchain #5: Ken Moyle

    Nov 12 2018

    Amy and Ken Moyle discuss the impact of blockchain on the e-signature industry and document authentication, generally. Ken Moyle was DocuSign’s Chief Legal & Policy Officer and is Chair of the Public Policy Committee of the Electronic Signature and Records Association. Currently, Ken is President & Chief Legal Officer of K6 Partners, where he provides legal and consulting services to medium and large-sized businesses in their “digital transformation efforts".

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #231: Dmitri Love

    Nov 11 2018

    Corey is back from Prague to give us recap part II of Devcon4. In addition, we invite "Shark Tank" participant Dmitri Love, who successfully pitched his company Bundil, a mobile app for investing in cryptocurrencies to the sharks - landing a $100K investment and a 50/50 business partnership with Kevin O'Leary, AKA "Mr. Wonderful". The concept behind the app works by automatically investing a users spare change into the cryptocurrency market. If you spent $9.50 somewhere, the ...more

  • Just the Headers #28

    Nov 11 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: -Lightning Devs camp out on Wall Street -Off the Chain Podcast gets the boot from Apple, then it's back! -Chinese s...more

  • Dose of Ether #9: Conference Sets - Crypto for Consumers

    Nov 09 2018

    Bijan is live at the LA Blockchain Invest Summit bringing us fresh ideas on how to connect end users to crypto. ODB coin in tribute to the Wu Tang legend will grant you an insider's access to unique merchandise and experience. Bitcoin Energy drink will let you mine for bitcoin on the bottom of their cans. Monarch wallet offers regulatory compliance in a mobile wallet, and Abra wants usability and integration with banks to lead your mobile wallet experience.

  • Crypto Until Infinity #30: Did Your Vote Count?

    Nov 08 2018

    In episode 30 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory talks about the recent U.S. midterm elections. Music in this episode is a mix of hip-hop and alternative r&b. U.S. Midterms: Bitcoin-Friendly Politicians Elected in Colorado, California https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/11/07/u-s-midterms-bitcoin-friendly-politicians-elected-in-colorado-california/ Music 00:00:00 – DJsNeverEndingStory – Good Thoughts 00:08:02 – Chance The Rapper – No Pr...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #11: Your Bit is MyBit

    Nov 06 2018

    In Episode 11 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Ian Worrall, the founder and CEO of MyBit. MyBit in an Ethereum powered blockchain that enables the rapid building, testing, and deployment of wealth management applications. They currently have 4 applications live and available for use including MyBit Mobile and MyBit Trust and plans for at least 9 other MyBit powered dApps such as Fork, MyDAX and MyBit Payroll just to name a few. During his conversation with T...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #230

    Nov 04 2018

    This week it's just Dee and Cello and they get into the weeds about Devcon4 some more, and whether or not this community is heading in the right direction. In addition, the only way something can be wrong is if it can be proven, in which case, it is no longer an opinion, but an objective issue or a fact. Or is it? Lastly, Cello argues that in stressing the force of history on an organization, he argues that the behavior of individuals is determined primarily by past events and experiences, rathe...more

  • Just the Headers #27

    Nov 03 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week: -Coinbase wants all of the money! -Janet Yellen owns Bitcoin...and she oheenoit. -Binance and Uganda start a mutual relationship. -Wayn...more

  • Devcon4: Recap Part 1

    Oct 31 2018

    Another year, another Devcon. This time, we got to roam the streets of Prague, Czech Republic for a week. Who lived up to expectations and who disappointed…and most importantly, which announcements were game changing. Finally, there were also some hints for other improvements to the Ethereum platform that might be coming in the future. We anticipate hearing much more about these in the coming days at Devcon4. Listen now, and wait until the end of the conference for part 2. Like DMX, we gon’ give...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #29: Short and Sweet

    Oct 31 2018

    In episode 29 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory announces a new type of stablecoin not pegged to the U.S. dollar, a crypto exchange acquisition, and more on this short episode featuring a mix of afrobeats and R&B music. Music 00:00:00 – DJsNeverEndingStory – Popsicle 00:02:12 – Flash – Balanciego 00:05:56 – Mr. Eazi – Pour Me Water 00:08:43 – WizKid – Fever 00:12:41 – AC Sessions – Where Did You Go 00:16:34 – Emilia Ali – Thick ...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #10: Google + 5G + AI + Blockchain + Crypto = ?

    Oct 30 2018

    In Episode 10 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Preston Junger. This individual has an impressive corporate background that includes working with Fortune 500 companies such as Yahoo, Apple and worked as the VP of Brand Partnerships for Yelp. Preston talks about his transition into blockchain/crypto and life post Yelp, about his team “the blockchain squad,” what projects his company Miles Square Labs looks to work with and a few thoughts on community based cry...more

  • Law & Blockchain #4: Georgia Quinn

    Oct 29 2018

    As Chair of the Advisory Board and Co-founder of iDisclose, Georgia Quinn assists entrepreneurs and small and startup businesses access capital and other resources they need in order to grow and prosper. She also is on the General Counsel at Coinlist, which is building the platform where the best digital asset companies run their token sales. Their customers are at the center of the digital asset and blockchain ecosystem. Georgia, and Amy Wan discuss recent securities law updates and more.

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #229: Chris Horlacher & Christian Saucier

    Oct 28 2018

    It has been YEARS since we last spoke to these two and we thought it was time for an update from the Equibit Group. Blockchain technology holds incredible promise for the financial industry. For the first time it’s now possible to create real-time, highly robust transfer and settlement systems that current services simply cannot compete with. The securities industry is, like the banking industry, filled with centralized intermediaries that clear and settle transactions, handle shareholder commun...more

  • Hashing It Out #28: Panvala - Niran Babalola

    Oct 25 2018

    So you have a decentralize app you want to use... how do you know its smart contracts are safe? That's where Panvala comes in! Using their system you can certify the security and authenticity of your smart contracts and obtain a mark in proof of this certification. On this episode we talk with its co-founder, Niran Babalola, about their smart contract registry and certification system. We learn of its process, development, and larger implications. We learn what it takes to get from zero to one i...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #28: Coinbase Adds a Stablecoin

    Oct 24 2018

    In episode 28 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory provides details on Coinbase's venture with Circle to create the stablecoin, USDC. Music on this episode is a mix of r&b and hip-hop. https://blog.coinbase.com/coinbase-and-circle-announce-the-launch-of-usdc-a-digital-dollar-2cd6548d237 Music 00:00:00 – DJsNeverEndingStory – La Petite Mort 00:05:10 – PLAZA – Switch 00:08:17 – JOY. – Steady 00:12:38 – PARTYNEXTDOOR – Kehlani’s Frees...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #9: Mile High Club

    Oct 23 2018

    In Episode 9 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Preston Junger. This individual has an impressive corporate background that includes working with Fortune 500 companies such as Yahoo, Apple and worked as the VP of Brand Partnerships for Yelp. Preston talks about his transition into blockchain/crypto and life post Yelp, about his team “the blockchain squad,” what projects his company Miles Square Labs looks to work with and a few thoughts on community based cryp...more

  • Dose of Ether #8: Leveling Up

    Oct 22 2018

    Thanks for joining Bijan and Lucian for another episode of Dose of Ether. We discuss Embark as an alternative to Truffle, courses to improve your Solidity skills, the Mastering Ethereum book, Peepeth subsidizing txs for its users, Parity Signer 2.0, and we think over why Bitcoin isn't banned everywhere.

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #228: Rene Pickhardt

    Oct 21 2018

    This week, Rene Pickhardt stops by to chat some high-level topics with us. He is a data science consultant, hacker, and a bitcoin & lightning network admirer. In addition, a friend of the podcast, Joe Blau, joins us on the roundtable to talk about counterintuitive marketing insights concerning crypto, the tech behind it, and mass adoption.

  • Just the Headers #26

    Oct 19 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week's topics: -Coinbase adds ZRX token! -Bill Gates + Ripple = Freedom? -Ethereum Foundation is giving out treats and not tricks...more

  • TBP Announcements: Fetch.ai

    Oct 19 2018

    oday we talk with Toby Simpson from Fetch. Fetch is a decentralised digital representation of the world in which autonomous software agents perform useful economic work. This means that they can perform tasks, such as delivering data or providing services, and are rewarded with a digital currency for their efforts — the Fetch Token. These agents can be thought of as digital entities: life-forms that are able to make decisions on their own behalf as well as on behalf of their stakeholders (indivi...more

  • Hashing It Out #27: Radical Markets - Dr. E. Glen Weyl

    Oct 18 2018

    Blockchain hipsters, we have a treat: Dr. Weyl, co-author of Radical Markets. His book quickly became a popular with us in decentralization. The book proposes new ways to create marketplaces to provide better opportunities for optimal redistribution of resources. This has especially strong implications for those designing decentralized systems and applications. We talk with him about his book, the motivations behind radical markets, and potential futures involving his schemes. Links http://radic...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #8.5: Hacker Livestreams 51% Attack on Bitcoin Private

    Oct 18 2018

    In this exclusive episode of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Nick aka GeoCold. The 18-year-old ethical hacker that livestreamed his 51% attack on Bitcoin Private (BTCP) on October 13, 2018 just before getting shut down due to censorship by both Twitch and Stream.me. GeoCold talks with The Crypto Bully about the thoughts going through his mind when he successfully mined the first BTCP block, whether his 51% attack was illegal, Jackson Palmer tweeting about him ...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #27: The Reason Bitcoin Is Pumping

    Oct 16 2018

    In episode 27 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory explains Bitcoin’s latest pump to $7,800 from a price of about $6,400 on the Bitfinex exchange. Is the cryptocurrency market turning bullish or is a scam playing out? Found out on this episode featuring a mix of soul, r&b, and hip-hop music. https://tether.to/ Blockchain Music Platforms: A New Paradigm https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-podcast-blog/blockchain-music-platforms-a-new-par...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #8: $500 Million Dollars Later

    Oct 16 2018

    In Episode 8 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Tyler Sanford, former major league baseball player for the Los Angeles Angels turned ICO, blockchain and marketing management consultant. Even though this is Tyler’s first podcast appearance, this episode is full of dropped gems with all the experience he brings to the table from the ICO world. Listen to Tyler speak on how he chooses projects to work with, the top three things projects should be focused on, his b...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #227: Samson Williams

    Oct 14 2018

    Taylor Monahan, CEO of MyCrypto, one of the leading blockchain interfaces, fills in for Marcello as they dive into current events. Our interview this week is the all-powerful Samson, who is a classically trained anthropologist, entrepreneur and finance expert whose specialties include: fintech, digital transformation, crowdfunding, blockchain use cases, cryptocurrency regulations, initial coin offerings and explaining all the above, in plain English to investors, government officials, small chil...more

  • Just the Headers #25

    Oct 12 2018

    Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: -Coinbase adds ZRX -The big four accounting firms throw out psychobabble -Binance wants to heal the world -Jessie is going to out IndieGoGo an IndieGoGo...more

  • Dose of Ether #7: Delimiting Decentralization

    Oct 12 2018

    Thanks for joining Bijan and Lucian for another episode of Dose of Ether. This week we discuss the need to specify what we mean by decentralized, POA's open source block explorer, a Universal LogIn demo, and IPFS Live Streaming. Show Links: https://www.coursera.org/learn/crypto https://www.tonysheng.com/decentralized-definition https://github.com/poanetwork/blockscout https://medium.com/@avsa/universal-logins-first-demo-1dc8b17a8de7 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZYm7cexgSpY&feature=youtu.b...more

  • TBP Announcements: Cool Wallet S

    Oct 12 2018

    CoolbitX CEO Michael Ou comes back on the show to discuss more about the revolutionary mobile cold storage hardware wallet for your Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, and ERC20 Tokens, CoolWallet S! Custody over your cryptocurrency investment has never been more protected or convenient to use. Quickly store and send your coins at any time, any location, and with anyone you want. The best part about it? You have total end-to-end, secure control over your cryptocurrency.

  • Hashing It Out #26: NuFHE - Michael Egorov and John "Tux" Pacific

    Oct 10 2018

    Great Caesar's Ghost! NuCypher has demo'd a practical fully-homomorphic encryption (FHE) scheme that leverages an Ethereum smart contract for a proof mechanism. We get to go over FHE: what it is, how it works, how it commits to the blockchain, scaling issues, and the future of encrypted computation. This will enable new privacy mechanisms on layer 2 solutions which interface with the blockchain cheaply and efficiently. Very big stuff for anyone trying to use blockchain as a resolution mechanism ...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #26: Chill Markets

    Oct 10 2018

    In episode 26 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory provides a playlist of r&b, soul, and hip-hop. Next week will be Part 1 of a 2-part episode dealing with untruths in the cryptocurrency market and debunking negative propaganda. Blockchain Music Platforms: A New Paradigm https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-podcast-blog/blockchain-music-platforms-a-new-paradigm-d1cacc19cce1 Join the conversation on Discord at https://discord.gg/pFfm3tU h...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #7: Currency Independence

    Oct 09 2018

    In Episode 7 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Blake Miles, a former member of Team McAfee and Special Forces Green Beret Veteran of the Unites States Army. It's nothing short of interesting on how Blake's military past with unconventional warfare shows some parallel with his blockchain and cryptocurrency influenced present and future as he speaks on in this episode. He also sheds some light on his contributions to The Declaration of Currency Independence, hi...more

  • Law & Blockchain #3: Ragnar Lifthasir

    Oct 08 2018

    On this episode Amy sits down with Ragnar Lifthrasir. Whose sole purpose is to reboot the real estate industry with Bitcoin / Blockchain. Amy and Ragnar define the process of tokenizing real estate. Taking paper deeds and turning them into digital deeds! Enjoy!

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #226: Alena Vranova

    Oct 07 2018

    This week we chat a bit about the Bitcoin 'Breakthrough' which claims block size increase is possible without hard fork. Some dub it a "breakthrough," others call it a "network attack." In addition we chat about the Czech Republic (Prague) being at the top in the world with the number of (CryptoATM's per Inhabitants). Oh, and SOulja Boy's new bitcoin song. Spoiler alert: It's garbage! For our guest, we are incredibly excited to welcome Alena Vranova back to the show as Head o...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #51

    Oct 06 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future, Rhys interview Daniel Schmachtenberger, the co-founder of Neurohacker Collective. They chat about meta existential risk. Enjoy!

  • Just the Headers #24

    Oct 05 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week: -Pepe Silvia strikes again. -Venezuela makes the Petro a national currency. -Private keys in DNA...not a terrible idea...not at all. -J...more

  • Hashing It Out #25: Embark Framework - Iuri Matias

    Oct 04 2018

    Today we have the pleasure of interviewing Iuri Matias of Embark Framework. Embark is a decentralized application framework that abstracts away the implementation details of specific technologies, allowing dapp developers to focus on what really matters, the experience. We talk about the features of Embark, the design decisions of the framework, and how Embark will integrate new technologies into their systems as they develop. Links: - embark.status.im - twitter.com/iurimatias

  • Dose of Ether #6: Off Chain Contemplation

    Oct 03 2018

    Thanks for joining Bijan and Lucian for another episode of Dose of Ether. This week we discuss Cartesi with its Truebit style off chain computation Solid from Tim Berners Lee, and Metamask with Ledger and EIP 712. Show Links: https://www.umlivroaberto.org/frozen/techpaper.pdf https://solid.mit.edu/ https://medium.com/metamask/metamask-now-supports-ledger-hardware-wallets-847f4d51546 https://medium.com/metamask/eip712-is-coming-what-to-expect-and-how-to-use-it-bb92fd1a7a26

  • Crypto Until Infinity #25: Are We Gentrifying Crypto?

    Oct 02 2018

    In episode 25 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on the gentrification of crypto with the upcoming release of Bakkt, which will offer a federally regulated market for digital assets like cryptocurrencies. There seems to be a new wave of regulation entering the crypto space. The music in this episode is a mix of jazz, hip-hop and r&b. Bakkt https://www.bakkt.com/index Blockchain Music Platforms: A New Paradigm https://mediu...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #225: Brock Pierce

    Sep 30 2018

    Cryptocurrency wallet Samourai Wallet has released an update which removes fiat currency balances in a move it says stops users using Bitcoin with a “crutch.” The boys talk about that, among other things and invite Brock Pierce back on the show! It's been a good three years since we joins us for a conversation and we play catch up as we ask him various questions about his stance in this crypto space, and his humanitarian efforts - post Maria. Hurricane Maria was one of the worst natural disaster...more

  • Law & Blockchain #2: Howard Marks

    Sep 29 2018

    Today Amy has on Howard Marks. Howard Marks is the current CEO and co-founder of StartEngine Crowdfunding. He is also previously the CEO and founder of Acclaim games, and after that the Chairman of Blizzard Entertainment. Howard sets the tone for what the security token industry is looking like today, where it could be going, and what to look for as tokenization of securities becomes commonplace.

  • Just the Headers #23

    Sep 28 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. These Week's topics: -Coinbase has a new listing Framework? -Dee has favorite actors and actresses. -Bitmain is going priva...more

  • Dose of Ether #5: Cold Hard Wallets

    Sep 27 2018

    Bijan and Lucian talk about the design of Grid+'s Lattice hardware device, Tezos main net and running "baking" nodes, Loom's NFC token drop and PlasmaChain validators, multi-collateral Dai, and an EIP for storage rental costs.

  • Hashing It Out #24: Loki Network - Simon Harman & Kee Jefferys

    Sep 26 2018

    Anonymity is dead... or so you thought. Marrying the technologies behind onion routing and Monero, the Loki network enables a private cryptocurrency and messaging service that hides information down to the network layer. This fascinating approach scales its privacy mechanism in the same way that Tor does and incentives those who run Loki service nodes through their Proof of Service mechanism. Tools like this keep your transactions and traffic private from any spying eyes and makes it increasingl...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #24: Why You Won't Make Money In The Next Bull Market

    Sep 25 2018

    In episode 24 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on why the average retail investor may not make money in the next cryptocurrency bull market. All music in this episode by DJsNeverEndingStory. Blockchain Music Platforms: A New Paradigm https://medium.com/the-bitcoin-podcast-blog/blockchain-music-platforms-a-new-paradigm-d1cacc19cce1 Private Equity Performance: What Do We Know? http://faculty.chicagobooth.edu/steven.kaplan/rese...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #6: Man vs Machine

    Sep 25 2018

    In Episode 6 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Warren Whitlock who comes with over 35 years of social media marketing and digital business development experience and is co-author of the bestselling book Profitable Social Media Business Results without Playing Games. Listen to Warren share his views on whether technology is the problem or the person using it, his thoughts on the importance of AI and nanotechnology and the impact social media has had on cryptoc...more

  • Law & Blockchain #1: Scott Purcell

    Sep 24 2018

    Scott Purcell from Prime Trust, joins host Amy Wan to explain the security token hype and how blockchain will make capital markets and the securities industry more efficient. Debut episode!

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #224: Ray Redacted

    Sep 23 2018

    Altcoin Ripple (XRP), which has seen an explosive amount of growth over the past week, has overtaken Ethereum (ETH) to be ranked number two by total market capitalization on CoinMarketCap. Of course, it has since went back to #3 but we of course, talk about this and more and invite Ray [REDACTED] into the studio. He is a technologist for a global provider of connectivity and cyber security solutions with over 20 years of expertise in application solution design, next-generation network architect...more

  • Just the Headers #22

    Sep 22 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week's topics: -Coinbase is proprietary trading?! -Binance is going to take over the world. -On-chain governance...oh my -Jessie ...more

  • Dose of Ether #4: The Institutions Are Coming

    Sep 21 2018

    Thanks for joining Bijan and Lucian on another episode of "Dose of Ether". Today we cover a new model for VCs called mining 2.0, Cloudflare now integrates with IPFS, Institutionalization as the 4th era of crypto, and Gemini launches a stable coin. Show Links: https://www.tokendaily.co/blog/a-primer-on-mining-2-0 https://www.slideshare.net/DCGCo/how-to-not-be-a-shitcoin-what-ive-learned-about-markets-psychology-and-value-creation https://blog.cloudflare.com/distributed-web-gateway/ http...more

  • Hashing It Out #23: Avalanche - Emin Gün Sirer

    Sep 19 2018

    Revolutionary! On this episode we have the brilliant Dr. Gün Sirer to whet our appetites for Avalanche, a new category of consensus protocol. He distinguishes Avalanche from Paxos/RAFT systems, blockchain, and traditional gossip networks to show how this new algorithm prevents double spends while allowing for high throughput (early tests supporting over 1200 tx/s). We learn about his new coin, Ava, which will test the limits of Avalanche's public consensus on a global scale! The future is exciti...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #50

    Sep 18 2018

    Rhys interviews soona amhaz, the co-founder and CEO of Token Daily. We chat about how Soona (and her team) curate awesome content given so much crypto noise. Enjoy!

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #5: The Masked Man

    Sep 18 2018

    In Episode 5 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with blockchain and cryptocurrency influencer Shill Nye. This masked man is no noob to the crypto scene, is a known trader and speaks on where he’s had the most success in trading crypto and the strategies he likes to use. He also discusses why he decides to cover his face to conceal his identity, his opinions on the crypto Twitter world and what he looks forward to the most within crypto. Shill Nye also shares about ...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #223: Zvika Landau

    Sep 16 2018

    We are back for another week of the show. Corey is back from ETHBerlin, so he gives us a quick recap and we dive into eSports, blockchain, Loom Network and chat with Zvika Landau, Co-CEO of SIRIN LABS. We are antsy to get our hands on this $1,000 blockchain phone that is set to be unveiled in November with a December release date. Lots of dApp talk, hi level buffoonery, and video game talk this week as the boys unwind after a stressful week filled with hackathons and conversation.

  • Just the Headers #21

    Sep 14 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: -Cryptocurrencies can be securities? -Another week another stablecoin! -China is doing China things. -The Lightning...more

  • Dose of Ether #3: EthBerlin

    Sep 14 2018

    Thanks for joining Bijan and Lucian on another episode of "Dose of Ether." Lucian is back from Berlin with stories about the city and the people who make the EthGlobal events special, like the guys at NewCypher who implemented Fully Homeomorphic Encryption in a smart contract for the first time during the hackathon! Also hear about WebAssembly aka WASM and the future of the EVM, Connexhub and Spankchain implement the first non-custodial payment channel, and the 0x protocol v2 goes live...more

  • Hashing It Out #22: Casper+Sharding - Danny Ryan

    Sep 13 2018

    We got a big one for you today! Danny Ryan from Ethereum comes on to speak with us about the Casper Sharding v2.1 specification. Casper Sharding is a combined effort between the migration to Proof of Stake and Sharding for ethereum. We go over the motivations behind the new specification, the research efforts underway, the architecture and design, and even how Ethereum can maintain liveness during a major world catastrophic event. There's so much information to cover, and we only scratched the s...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #4: You Would Do What for a $20 BTC?

    Sep 12 2018

    In Episode 4 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with “Your Favorite Truckdriver” Benjamin Semchee a.k.a. Bitcoin Ben. He goes into detail about how he ended up becoming a huge Litecoin supporter and hodler, speaks on what the HODLit app is and how he believes it will disrupt the market and what he thinks is the next big move for crypto. Oh, and figure out exactly what Bitcoin Ben said he would do for a $20 Bitcoin. Listener discretion is advised! Lol Timestamps 00:...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #23: Blockchain Music Milestone

    Sep 11 2018

    In episode 23 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on the first blockchain powered music festival in the U.S. coming to Miami, September 15th. The Best Life Music Festival is a milestone in the blockchain space. The music in this episode is a mix of hip-hop and soul. Music 00:00:00 – DJsNeverEndingStory – Cherry 00:03:05 – Sango – Khlorine (ft. Smino) 00:07:24 – Masego – Queen Tings (ft. Tiffany Gouché) 00:10:31 – H.E.R. – Could...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #222: Imran Khan

    Sep 09 2018

    There is increasing talk of Blockchain as a possible alternative for the current Domain Name System, to counter censure and cache poisoning. But what is blockchain and can it really replace DNS? The Domain Name System has been in operation for decades and is the infrastructure that handles billions of queries over the internet. As a user, you rely on your operating system and browser to help navigate the internet. However, whats humming quietly is the back-end infrastructure that helps your devi...more

  • Just the Headers #20

    Sep 07 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week: -The crew tries to find Pepe Silvia -A Crypto bond has been issued -Coinbase is jumping in the ETF reace -Jessie compares tacos to rela...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #49

    Sep 07 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future Rhys interviews Jeremy Heimans, the author of the book New Power and the founder/CEO of Purpose. They chat about how crowds and memes are changing society. Enjoy!

  • Dose of Ether #2: Ethereal Valuation

    Sep 06 2018

    Thanks for joining Bijan and Lucian on another episode of "Dose of Ether." We talk about the false dichotomy of scaling layer 1 versus layer 2, and why both should be explored without favoritism (for now). Will ETH go to zero? No, and I am willing to put money on it. Coinbase lays out a vision of a user controlled internet, and Aragon shows us how a personal DAO can help you manage this new control.

  • TBP Announcements: FansTime

    Sep 06 2018

    Today we talk with Eric Jiang of FansTime. Time Exchange- As the number of users increasing and the depth of user engagement enhancing,there will be a huge amount of demand for individual IPs. So FansTime will launch an equivalent object as Exclusive Token in order to simplify the process of issuing and auditing. Time,the equivalent object,provides a more flexible assetization channel which can attract much more Individual IPs with potentials. Time Exchange will work with Exclusive Token Exchang...more

  • Hashing It Out #21: Mythril - Bernhard Mueller

    Sep 05 2018

    The famous Bernhard Mueller joined us today to talk about the fantastic work being done to beef up his already amazing tool, Mythril. The new Mythril platform beefs up the symbolic analyzer as well as adding static analysis tools and linters (Maru), a dynamic analyzer and input fuzzer (Harvey) and an API for easy integration into a developer's processes. We dive into what brought Bernhard to write Mythril and how it's taken off as a premier auditing tool. We also get into the future of security ...more

  • TBP Announcements: WandX

    Sep 05 2018

    Today we talk with Abhinav Ramesh from WandX. WandX seeks to establish an infrastructure for decentralized creation and trade of ERC20 Tokens built on the Ethereum blockchain. The pilot application allows users to create combinations of ERC20 Tokens (known as a Basket of Tokens) and trade the Basket by way of a single transaction. Enjoy! Link: https://www.wandx.co/

  • Crypto Until Infinity #22: How Exchanges, Tokens, and Ranking Sites Steal Your Money

    Sep 04 2018

    In episode 22 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory breaks down the façade that’s presented by some exchanges, tokens, and ranking sites to profit from retail investors.

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #3: Bought a Lambo with BTC

    Sep 04 2018

    In Episode 3 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Peter Saddington. Listen to this scientist, developer and host of the popular crypto news YouTube channel Decentralized TV share his view points on regulation, where he thinks crypto will be 5 years from now and all the awesome projects/resources that he and his brother John have and are working on developing. Peter also talks about his early entrepreneurial successes that afforded him to buy a Lamborghini with B...more

  • TBP Announcements: Devvio

    Sep 03 2018

    Today we talk with Tom Anderson of Devvio. Blockchain technology has grown over the past decade by providing trustless and highly robust solutions for maintaining distributed ledgers. However, in spite of the many different blockchain approaches that currently exist, there are a number of challenges that have not been solved in a single solution. Various approaches provide parts of the solution, but a single protocol that addresses all of these major challenges is still needed. The Devv Protocol...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #221: Nathaniel Whittemore

    Sep 02 2018

    Investing in cryptocurrencies is now a hobby for thousands of people around the world. For some, the blockchain is more than that.We dive into more conversations about mass adoption and technology while inviting Nathaniel Whittemore to the studio this week to offer up some commentary on the culture perspective in crypto, some expansive thinking, if you will. Like any emergent phenomena, crypto is a battle ground for narratives and we spend the better part of 30 or so minutes diving into those. I...more

  • Just the Headers #19

    Sep 01 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: - Governments don't like cryptocurrency but they love Blockchain...sigh - Mining is booming! Sell the pickaxe! - Ya...more

  • Dose of Ether #1: Keeping Up DAppearances

    Aug 29 2018

    Welcome to the first episode of “Dose of Ether.' This episode Bijan and Lucian discuss the newest release of Truffle v5.0.0 and the state of developer tools in Ethereum, a new DevP2P protocol dissector, and our user experience on DApps like Peepeth, and Augur. Hardware solutions are on the rise among DApp developers trying to improve security and the Loom Network pushing into new fronts with a Plasma Cash implementation.

  • Hashing It Out #20: Quantstamp - Kacper Bak

    Aug 29 2018

    In this episode, we interview Kacper Bak, Research Engineer at Quanstamp. Quantstamp has created a system for auditing smart contracts automatically, testing for known exploits. They verify the more common attack vectors, and provide a report to the user about the potential threat. We go into how their product is built, the future of their product, and how it can benefit and drive future innovation.

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #2: Blackout

    Aug 28 2018

    In Episode 2 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Sam Ball who brings a wealth of knowledge with him from his successes in traditional investment markets such as the stock market. Listen to Sam talk about his intro in the blockchain and cryptocurrency world, as well as discuss whether cryptocurrency should be considered a currency or asset, the BTC vs BCH complex and the strange occurrence that takes place during the interview that has Lyndon wondering if someon...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #21: Hawaii Vibes

    Aug 28 2018

    In episode 21 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory provides the soundtrack from his recent trip to Hawaii. The music is a mix of pop, r&b, and hip-hop. Blockchain Music Platforms: A New Paradigm https://steemit.com/music/@djsnes/blockchain-music-platforms-a-new-paradigm Join the conversation on Discord at https://discord.gg/pFfm3tU https://djsneverendingstory.com http://musicoin.org/nav/artist/0x35326a07175d4f0cc9701057c7dad14bc377...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #220: Andrew Yang

    Aug 26 2018

    This week, Tijo 'Arcane Bear' joins us on the roundtable from Costa Rica! If you are already part of the bear family then you already know who he is, but he is a super rad guy who gives great advice on mind, body, spirit, and of course...crypto! Then we jump into our special interview for the episode, Mr. Andrew Yang, Democratic candidate for President of the United States in 2020. He is running on a platform of the Freedom Dividend, a Universal Basic Income of $1,000 a month to every American a...more

  • Just the Headers #18

    Aug 24 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. These Week's topics: -No ETF! Wait, what's an ETF? -Alts are going down faster than a [insert simile]. -Female Chinese Inve...more

  • TBP Announcements: RigoBlock

    Aug 24 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Gabriele Rigo of RigoBlock. Rigoblock exists to reinvent the asset management industry making it acc...more

  • TBP Announcements: HealthCoin Plus

    Aug 22 2018

    Today we speak with Rick Savage and Nick Cammarata from Healthcoin. Compared to Bitcoin, HealthCoin Plus and other undercapitalized cryptocurrencies have a much greater chance of increasing immensely in value. HealthCoin ties into a multifaceted system which includes an application that allows you to earn HealthCoin for completing certain health-related goals. This platform ties in community and healthy initiatives while also making you money that you can purchase real goods and services with. H...more

  • Hashing It Out #19: Gitcoin - Kevin Owocki

    Aug 22 2018

    We talk with Kevin Owocki, co-founder of Gitcoin. No joke, this episode is compelling. Gitcoin is a decentralized application which incentives open source contributors with bounties for bugs and features. Kevin tells us about the creation of Gitcoin, how their incentive models work, their architecture, and their alternate funding mechanism for open source projects, CodeFund. We then take a trip to Jupiter and dream of the future of decentralization, theorycrafting what that world will look like ...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #1: Strip Clubs with No Fiat?

    Aug 21 2018

    In Episode 1 of The Bull Pen Podcast, The Crypto Bully steps into the Bull Pen with Marco Robinson as he reflects on his humble beginnings and shares his inspiring story on how he has made it to where he is today. Marco also speaks on his successes within creating a hit television show “Get A House For Free,” being the author of the #1 bestselling book “Close the Deal and Suddenly Grow Rich” and shares his opinions on how he believes the blockchain and crypto could impact the entertainment indus...more

  • The Bull Pen Podcast #0: Cheating on My Girlfriend with Blockfolio

    Aug 21 2018

    In Episode 0 of The Bull Pen Podcast, Lyndon Morgan II rolls solo and makes sure to show his humorously authentic personality from the second he hops onto the mic. His goal was to create a podcast that was not only informative, but also entertaining by nature which most will find out within the first 3 minutes of listening to Episode 0. Lyndon wants everyone, his guest and listeners of all knowledge and experience levels, to feel equally comfortable by getting know the person behind the micropho...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #48

    Aug 20 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future, Rhys interviews Joe Lubin, the founder of ConsenSys. They chat about the institutions and myths of Web 3. Enjoy!

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #219: Andreas Antonopoulos

    Aug 19 2018

    This episode we discuss the wide array of wallets and why you should, or should not, own multiple versions. There's no "one size fits all" Bitcoin wallet. Wallets come on different platforms with different features, so we felt this was an important topic to dive into. In addition, we chat with Andreas Antonopoulos, who swings by for a fourth time to hang out with us. We've watched dozens of his interviews over the years and they still blow our minds. No one else we've seen comes close ...more

  • Just the Headers #17

    Aug 17 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week's topics: -Coinbase now has a native wallet and they are dedicating a lot to it. -Genesis Mining is not doing too hot on the...more

  • TBP Flashback: Episode 35

    Aug 16 2018

    Welcome to our flashback series where we give you access to archived shows on our feed that are so outdated you can’t find it on our feed anymore. With crypto being so unpredictable, we thought it would be fun for our new listeners to check out episodes of our older content. It’s like opening up a time capsule! Originally aired in January 2016, Episode 35 features Imogen Heap as she joins us in the studio, to get to the bottom of why, in our age of the internet, many artists are struggling to ge...more

  • TBP Announcements: CoolWallet S

    Aug 16 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments and purchases. CoolBitX, founded in 2014 by Michael Ou, is a Taiwanese FinTech company specializing in manufacturing sec...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #20: Making Money While Bitcoin Falls

    Aug 14 2018

    In episode 20 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on ways to profit in a declining cryptocurrency market. Shorting Bitcoin and other tokens is the typical thing to do but there are other untraditional, less time-consuming, less risky ways to make money. Wouldn’t you like your computer to make money for you while you sleep or watch Netflix? Are you a writer and want to make money for your posts? Are you a musician or curator and...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #47

    Aug 13 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future Rhys interviews Richard Burton, the co-founder of Balance, a UX and financial services-focused crypto wallet. We chat about wallet standards, how ETH/EOS fail, and how crypto can help us escape the scarcity mindset. Enjoy!

  • TBP Announcements: MXC Foundation

    Aug 13 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. MXC is the pioneer IoT Cryptocurrency. Using the MXProtocol we’ve redefined the world of IoT data, enabling secure, vas...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #218: Saifedean Ammous

    Aug 12 2018

    This week, the price is so bonkers the boys can't ignore it any longer. What is pushing the price down? Is it market cycles, ETF discussions, or perhaps it is because ICOs have sold nearly 100,000 ETH in the past 30 days? In addition to that we chat a bit about mass adoption and how hardware awareness can attribute to that. For instance, the new Grid+ Lattice provides a technical solution to not only use cryptocurrencies with automated systems, but also creates a hardware/software system that en...more

  • Just the Headers #16

    Aug 10 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Hashing It Out #18: Origin Protocol - Stan James

    Aug 09 2018

    In this episode we talk with Stan James, Lead Engineer at Origin Protocol. They are building a mechanism for completely decentralized market listings and purchasing using Ethereum smart contracts. We go over the design, the tools, and the integration pathways for Origin, the challenges faced in designing this protocol, and the layer 2 solutions which improve the service of messaging buyers and sellers in a listing.

  • TBP Announcements: Sirin Labs

    Aug 08 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 3, Dr. Corey Petty, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Sirin Labs, the maker of the whopping US$16,000 Solarin Android smartphone is building a blockchain phone and have decided...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #19: Crypto For WordPress, Crypto For Starbucks, Crypto For Everyone

    Aug 07 2018

    In episode 19 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on Coinbase integrating with WooCommerce to help merchants accept cryptocurrencies for their online stores. Coinbase also lists on their blog potential new digital assets for institutional investors to store. Starbucks may accept cryptocurrencies in November for sales of their food and drinks. The music is a mix of alternative r&b, hip-hop, and soul. Blockchain Music Platfor...more

  • Episode #23: On-Ramping with Dee

    Aug 06 2018

    It has been a while since The Bitcoin Podcast Network had a showing of On-Ramping with Dee. Rebecca has held a small amount of bitcoin for a few years and is now to the point where she would love to absolve some of her questions and concerns regarding bitcoin's value propositions. She is a 29 year old nurse from Missouri, U.S.

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #217: Rory MacDonald

    Aug 05 2018

    Stacked episode this week as we invite our ol' pal Kris '#BlockchainBeardGuy' on the roundtable to discuss current events and privacy coins. Kris is passionate about decentralized architecture. He is a Blockchain educator in Denver and is an active advocate for all things Blockchain. Also, Bellator Welterweight Champion, Rory MacDonald, stops by to discuss his crypto journey that begin in 2014, his $250,000 Dash sponsorship and his new Bitcoin.com partnership. The partnership entails two limited...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #46

    Aug 04 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future, Rhys interviews Liv Boeree on some updates to the Fermi Paradox, the power of consequentialism, and how to think probabilistically. Enjoy!

  • Just the Headers #15

    Aug 03 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?usp=sharing

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #216: Naomi Brockwell

    Aug 02 2018

    Cello and Dee hit you with a quick episode to discuss Bill Clinton speaking on behalf of XRP, the new Venom movie trailer and invite Naomi Brockwell into the studio. She is an actress, opera singer, and film and TV producer but more importantly, has been a prominent figure in the cryptocurrency world for years. She hosts a crypto YouTube channel and interviews lots of great guests. Enjoy!

  • Hashing It Out #17: Modular - Chris Brown & Will Dias

    Aug 01 2018

    We talk to Modular's Chris Brown and Will Dias about their work building libraries for the Ethereum community. These guys are doing some very amazing work directed at financial institutions. Using their libraries, developers can build applications secure in the vetting process the Modular group implements. We talk about their approach of using Solidity libraries rather than smart contract templates, how dapp developers can and should integrate these libraries into their code, and what security c...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #18: Music and Charity

    Jul 31 2018

    In episode 18 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on recording artist PUP’s initiative to help the homeless in Hartford, Connecticut with his Food4U campaign using Musicoin plays. Artists get paid immediately per stream on the Musicoin platform and can convert their cryptocurrency to bitcoin or fiat currencies. DJ also gives his personal account of being homeless in Los Angeles in this episode. The music is a mix of alternative...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #215: Isaiah Jackson a.k.a. Bitcoin Zay

    Jul 29 2018

    Taylor from MyCrypto joins us on the roundtable to chat about the latest developments at MyCrypto, Devcon4, and more. In addition, we chat about Corey getting a new job at Status.im and what that means for the podcast. Also, Isaiah Jackson a.k.a. Bitcoin Zay swing by the studio. He is a member of the Digital Currency Council and Bitcoin trader who has over four years of experience in the digital currency market. Be sure to tune into his own show, the Gentlemen of Crypto @ 10ish A.M. M - F!

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #45

    Jul 28 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future, Rhys interview Lawrence Lundy-Bryan, a partner and the Director of Research at Outlier Ventures. They chat about his Convergence Theory and an evolutionary perspective on competitive capital allocation. Enjoy!

  • Just the Headers #14

    Jul 27 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. These Week's topics: -Coibase...again -Hitachi trials Blockchain tech -Exchange founders are going to jail for foul play -B...more

  • TBP Announcements: TrustToken

    Jul 25 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we are interviewing Tory Reiss, the VP of Trust Token. Trust Token's first product, TrueUSD, a stable coin design...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #214: Dan Boneh

    Jul 22 2018

    Cryptography is an indispensable tool for protecting information in computer systems. This week we speak with Dan Boneh who teaches a course, on applied cryptography and computer security at Stanford University, about learning the inner workings of cryptographic systems and how to correctly use them in real-world applications. The course begins with a detailed discussion of how two parties who have a shared secret key can communicate securely when a powerful adversary eavesdrops and tampers with...more

  • Just The Headers #13

    Jul 21 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week's topics: -Coinbase is being Coinbase again. -A US Congressman says, "Bitcoin should be banned." -Jessie decides t...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #17: Are Blockchain Music Platforms Worth It?

    Jul 20 2018

    In episode 17 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks with special guest EmmoLei Sankofa. She’s one of the many women working in the blockchain space, a recording artist, film composer, and A&R for the blockchain music platform, Choon. The conversation covers the artist perspective of how to navigate in the crypto ecosystem opposed to traditional platforms. EmmoLei Sankofa: www.E-Sankofa.com Instagram/Twitter: @EmmoLei Facebook...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #44

    Jul 19 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future, Rhys interviews Ethan Zuckerman, the director for MIT’s Center for Civic Media. We chat about his skepticism of crypto social networks and the historical co-evolution of information and governance. Enjoy!

  • TBP Flashback: Episode 7

    Jul 18 2018

    Welcome to our flashback series where we give you access to archived shows on our feed that are so outdated you can't find it on our feed anymore. With crypto being so unpredictable, we thought it would be fun for our new listeners to check out episodes of our older content. It's like opening up a time capsule! Originally aired in July 2015, Episode 7 is about the human struggle for the separation of money and state, and about Bitcoin as the instrument by which it will happen. In addition, seria...more

  • Hashing It Out #16: Fr8 Protocol Team

    Jul 18 2018

    Fr8 Protocol is a startup which is creating a standard communication layer to facilitate supply chain logistics using blockhcain as the truth mechanism. This early-stage startup has designed their protocol for improved track and trace, trustless exchange, and network resiliency and is partnering to integrate their protocol into IoT devices. We discuss with their team about the challenges in the space and what they hope their protocol will provide to the world, as well as how such a protocol can ...more

  • TBP Announcements: Fluzcoin

    Jul 16 2018

    Today we talk with Maurice Hararay of Fluzcoin. Fluzcoin is a retail protocol specifically designed to solve the most salient problems within cryptocurrency: speed, cost, compliance, and excess volatility. Fluzcoin, is a participatory and independent retail coin with its foundation based governance, is simultaneously solving the four primary issues nowadays associated with cryptocurrencies: transaction speed, transaction cost, KYC compliance and excess volatility. Fluzcoin thereby creates a true...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #213: Clay Collins

    Jul 15 2018

    Lots of news this week! Litecoin Foundation Acquires 9.9% of Bank in Payments Partnership and Coinbase is adding alts. Which exactly? Well, they are exploring Cardano, Basic Attention Token, Stellar Lumens, Zcash, and 0x. If you’re holding any of those bags, this is probably a swell week for you. In addition, Clay Collins, who is one of the long time internet marketers, joins us this week in the studio. His new startup Nomics.com is aiming to be the Yahoo! Finance for crypto, so we invited him o...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #16: Coinbase To Add More Assets, Calling All Black Crypto Enthusiasts

    Jul 14 2018

    In episode 16 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory announces the cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, considering adding more digital assets. DJ also sends a call-to-action for all Black crypto enthusiasts to use the contact form on DJsNeverEndingStory.com to begin networking and trade resources. The music is chill as always. Enjoy! Join the new Telegram group at http://t.me/cryptountilinfinity http://djsneverendingstory.com http://music...more

  • Just The Headers #12

    Jul 13 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week we touch on smart phones with native bitcoin wallets, the lightning network inner-workings, and Jessie claims Dee...more

  • TBP Announcements: Block66

    Jul 12 2018

    Today we talk with Joe Markham of Block66. Block66 is developing a new breed of mortgage lending platform that leverages blockchain technology to increase transparency, streamline the deployment of capital and overcome geographical lending restrictions. Mortgages are now a rich persons' product, the technology in the market is archaic, and many creditworthy people have been left high and dry by risk-averse institutions. By harnessing the power of blockchain technology, Block66 lowers barriers to...more

  • Hashing It Out #15: Ryan John King & Kristoffer Josefsson - FOAM

    Jul 11 2018

    We discuss with Ryan and Kristoffer from FOAM about their protocol which verifies location in a blockchain. Their innovative protocol uses LoRa, blockchain consensus, and a triangulation mechanism called Proof of Location to verify an agents location at a certain point in time. Using their proposed Crypto Spatial Standard, entities can report their location to the blockchain which agent devices known as "anchors" verify for use in consensus applications. Truly amazing technology with m...more

  • TBP Announcements: Fuel Games

    Jul 11 2018

    Today we talk with Jame and Robbie Ferguson. Fuel Games is a blockchain game production company that is bringing you Etherbots and Gods Unchained. Strategy games built on the Etheruem Blockchain. The world is getting increasingly awesome every day. After raising 2.4 million dollars in a seed round Fuel Games is now going into a token offering for their newest game, Gods Unchained. Enjoy! Link: https://godsunchained.com/

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #212: Alex Bosworth

    Jul 09 2018

    Cello and Dee talk about Devcon4 nonsense, how tickets sell out too quick in 'waves' and other technical oddities. In addition, we chat with Alex Bosworth about Submarine Swaps and the Lightening Network. New papers are being published on a method for applying blind signatures to Bitcoin to achieve highly private transactions. Even though LN is getting a ton of coverage, there are many paths for scalable private transactions that can be developed on their own and even benefit from each other. Al...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #43

    Jul 07 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future (Soundcloud, Youtube, iTunes) I interview Cheryl Yeoh from #MovingForward and Wendy Xiao Schadeck from NorthzoneVC. We chat about intentionality and diversity in crypto. Dialectics between identity and power, yay! Enjoy! If you’re a crypto hedge fund or VC, you should join #MovingForward! Check it out here: http://venturemovingforward.org/

  • Crypto Until Infinity #15: A Midsummer's Playlist

    Jul 06 2018

    In episode 15 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory provides a Fourth of July playlist for those celebrating the holiday late. The music starts with chill electronica/r&b and transitions to soul. Some chill music to help us cope with this heatwave in the U.S.! Join the new Telegram group at http://t.me/cryptountilinfinity http://djsneverendingstory.com http://musicoin.org/nav/artist/0x35326a07175d4f0cc9701057c7dad14bc377c678 Music 0...more

  • Just The Headers #11

    Jul 06 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Hashing It Out #14: Thaer Khawaja - Masari

    Jul 05 2018

    On this compelling broadcast, we interview Thaer Khawaja, creator of Masari protocol. Masari is an early-stage cryptocurrency which derives its ideas from Monero to provide transaction privacy. Masari has the additional goal of scalability and is developing its own method of partitioning a blockchain called the block tree, which hopes to enable dynamic scaling on the chain. We go over the idea of block tree, some of the challenges it hopes to address, the challenges to be faced on the Masari roa...more

  • TBP Announcements: Fr8 Network

    Jul 03 2018

    Today we talk with Jon Fox and Sloane Brakeville. The Fr8 Network is helping solve the final mile. Using lean startup methods like robust hypothesis testing and establishing clear KPIs, Fr8 Network is testing the protocol using the Ethereum platform for final mile shipments. The Fr8 Network team began by analyzing common final mile data and discovering common requirements for arrival windows, acceptance of delivery requirements, transfer of legal ownership of goods, and payment requirements, etc...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #14: Blockchain Music Platforms and Scams

    Jul 01 2018

    In episode 14 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory talks about the release of his first Medium.comarticle, Blockchain Music Platforms: A New Paradigm. Men continue to pose as sexy woman social media to solicit crypto scams, a centralized organization might be trying to control the EOS network, Facebook allows some crypto ads, and more news on this episode. Enjoy the chill playlist. Join the new Telegram group at http://t.me/cryptountil...more

  • The Bitcoin Podcast #211: Jimmy Song

    Jul 01 2018

    The boys zero in on security and talk a bit about the price bouncing back in the market. In addition, Bitcoin (BTC) developer Jimmy Song stops by again so we can get an update on his Bitcoin thoughts, his definition of sound money, and he talks about how he finds new companies to invest in if he believes Bitcoin is already the winner. In February of this year, Song announced an initiative designed to educate and compensate Bitcoin developers.

  • TBP Announcements: Airstayz

    Jun 29 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Marco Soriano from Airstayz. AIRSTAYZ™ Travel Connected is an existing platform pioneering the block...more

  • Just The Headers #10

    Jun 29 2018

    This is a weekly headline show (06/29/2018) where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Topics: - Top 5 mining countries - Federal Reserve of Saint Louis using the Coinbase Index - Would Facebook bu...more

  • TBP Announcements: Deedcoin

    Jun 28 2018

    Today we talk with Matthew Herrick from Deedcoin. Deedcoin is easy to understand. With Deedcoin, you save 80% or more on real estate commissions, thats about 5% of the total price of ANY property. Users don’t need many Deedcoin per home because Deedcoin is not used to pay for homes. Deedcoin is used to reduce the commission on the purchase or sale of a property down to 1%. Just imagine you are selling your first million dollar home. Standard commission would be 6%, thats $60,000 taken from your ...more

  • TBP Announcements: One Game

    Jun 26 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Pu Shi from OneGame. OneGame is a decentralized virtual world built on top of blockchain technology....more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #42

    Jun 25 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future, Rhys interviews Eric Meltzer, a Partner at INBlockchain — China’s largest blockchain focused fund, and the curator of Proof of Work, a newsletter that highlights the progress of top projects. They chat about the Asian crypto scene, investing as a crypto VC, and his newsletter Proof-of-Work. Enjoy!

  • TBP Announcements: XYO Network

    Jun 25 2018

    Today we talk with Markus Leven from the XYO Network. The XYO Network, The World’s First Location-based Decentralized Oracle. Since its founding in 2012, the company behind the XYO Network (XY OracleNetwork) has been steadily building a location network. The XYO Network makes it possible for smart contracts to plug into the real world by calling XY's network of devices to determine if an object is at a specific XY-coordinate at a given time. If the object’s location is confirmed, the smart contr...more

  • TBP #210 - Felipe Sant Ana

    Jun 24 2018

    Hey, it's another episode. This week Cello gets fired up about the #Buidl hashtag and questions why price is a 'distraction'. Corey and Dee think the price IS a distraction, so we bunt heads. Or is it butt heads? I just Googled it, and it turns out the proper term is head bunting. Which most of us have been mistakenly referring to as head butting, is a way for cats to exchange scents so that everyone in their environment—their colony—smells the same. Interesting. Special guest all the way from B...more

  • Hashing It Out #13: Logan Brutsche - Crypto Primitives Class

    Jun 23 2018

    Today Corey and Collin talk with Logan Brutsche, the creator of ToastyCoin, about the concept of "cryptoeconomic primitives." He is setting up an academy to walk people through what those are, and how to start making them in a collaborative manner to push the blockchain community forward in a secure and safe manner. Come listen and learn, then join his academy and learn more.

  • Crypto Until Infinity #13: Blockchain Music Festivals and More Integration

    Jun 23 2018

    In episode 13 of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on the upcoming blockchain music festival, Our Music Festival, which will be the first of its kind in October 2018. The EDM DJ, 3LAU, is one of its creators and will have the festival in San Francisco. Also talked about is Akon’s AKoin cryptocurrency, more progress with the Cash app integrating cryptocurrency for new users, the Federal Reserve of St. Louis doing more to back cry...more

  • Just The Headers #9

    Jun 22 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the littany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Intermission Music is Boba Beach! https://soundcloud.com/sodaisland/grynpyret-boba-beach Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: ...more

  • TBP Announcements: IzzyCare

    Jun 22 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Kenneth Colon from Izzy Care. Izzy Care aims to be the uber of concierge medical services. With ambi...more

  • TBP Announcements: Contentbox/Castbox

    Jun 21 2018

    Today we talk with Shibin Li from ContentBox. ContentBox is empowering a decentralized digital content ecosystem. For over a decade we have witnessed explosive growth of the digital content industry led by a variety of web and mobile content platforms such as Reddit, Youtube and Spotify. It has become an indispensable part of our modern daily life, with audio and video streaming constituting 70% of Internet data traffic. However, the success and fairness of the industry is impeded by several lon...more

  • TBP Flashback: Episode 22

    Jun 20 2018

    Welcome to our flashback series where we give you access to archived shows on our feed that are so outdated you can't find it on our feed anymore. With crypto beign so unpredictable, we thought it would be fun for our new listeners to check out episodes of our older content. It's like opening up a time capsule! Originally aired in October 2015, Brock Pierce joined us in the studio. In addition to that we chat about the film DOPE. Does it hurt or help bitcoin? Is it even a good movie?! Also, Deme...more

  • Hashing It Out #12: Full Casper Chain v2 - Casper + Sharding

    Jun 19 2018

    A set of notes were just released for a revised version of the Casper protocol which merges its goals with sharding research. It uses a beacon chain to behave as a source of randomness with the RANDAO being central to that chain. This enables a commitee of validators to be selected for validating individual shards rather than the entire chain and sign it using BLS signatures. Corey Petty and Collin Cusce discuss these notes and try to suss out what this means for Ethereum if it were implemented....more

  • TBP #209 - Emin Gün Sirer

    Jun 18 2018

    Back for the third time, Emin stops by to drop some knowledge bombs on us! He is an associate professor of computer science at Cornell University, and is the Co-Director of the Initiative for CryptoCurrencies and Contracts (IC3) . His research interests span distributed systems, cryptocurrencies, and software infrastructure for large scale services. In addition, the boys chat about EOS mainnet experiencing a ‘Freeze’ two days after launch!

  • Crypto Until Infinity #12: All Eyez On Bitcoin

    Jun 17 2018

    In the twelfth episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory celebrates the life of Tupac by making the playlist dedicated to some of Pac’s biggest songs for his recent birthday. DJ covers events over the past week such as the movie Superfly tricking people into thinking cryptocurrency would be used extensively in the film, Bittrex adding more USD markets, Coinbase adding an index fund for its assets, and more. Join the new Telegram gro...more

  • TBP Announcements: UNCLOAK.io

    Jun 16 2018

    Today we talk with Tayo Dada from Uncloak. Uncloak is the world's first blockchain powered cyber threat solution putting businesses one step ahead of hackers. Uncloak™ is a unique and fully scalable blockchain powered technology that enables businesses to monitor, protect themselves against and eliminate cyber threats, staying one step ahead of the hacker. Uncloak will build its own threat detection database by using advanced AI technology to crawl the public and private internet looking for the...more

  • Just The Headers #8

    Jun 15 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles for each day from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week's topics: -A Crypto Beach in South Korea -Lithuania offers Crypto Regulatory Guidelines -Credit Card sized hardware wallets ...more

  • Hashing It Out #11: NuCypher - John "Tux" Pacific & David Nunez

    Jun 14 2018

    In this episode, we dive into NuCypher. NuCypher is an encryption library for managing key access on decentralized networks. We talk about proxy re-encryption, how access is granted, and the creation of their node network. We also discuss the topic of fully homomorphic encryption and the role of privacy in future decentralized applications.

  • TBP #208 - Taylor Pearson

    Jun 10 2018

    The gang is back! Corey talks about the Ellicott City flooding and the charity he has set up for it in our name. Please visit https://t.co/4mnjrMdJ4c and donate! Crypto accepted, of course! In addition, we chat about the current state of adoption and Taylor Pearson stops by to chat with us in the studio. He is an author, essayist, and entrepreneur who researches and writes about innovation, productivity and the blockchain.

  • Just The Headers #7

    Jun 08 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. This week we touch on tax havens, philosophy of governance, the fairness of the current tax codes and reparations?!?! Enjoy...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #11: Fidelity, Coinbase, and Securities on the Blockchain

    Jun 08 2018

    In the eleventh episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on changes affecting the economy and the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Medicare and Social Security is ending, traditional brokerage firms like Fidelity are interested in crypto, Coinbase wants the ability to trade securities, and staking cryptocurrencies is becoming more prominent in conversations about passive income. The upcoming movie, Superfly, will feature cryptocurr...more

  • Hashing It Out #10: TrueBit - Harley Swick

    Jun 07 2018

    TrueBit is one of the more impressive decentralized projects, and we're really excited to have had the chance to interview Harley Swick, core developer on the project. We talk to him about TrueBit, how it works, it's significance, how it differentiates itself from other off-chain computation projects. We go over some of the many, many applications of decentralized off-chain computation projects and how they can improve world resource utilization. Amazing and really exciting stuff! https://truebi...more

  • TBP #207 - Haseeb Qureshi

    Jun 06 2018

    If you work in payments fraud, you get an appreciation for the weaknesses of our financial infrastructure. Really, it’s kind of a mess. As an engineer, when you see a system full of technical debt and bad design choices, there’s only one conclusion you can reach: this thing is due for a rewrite. That, in large part, is what made our guest, Haseeb Qureshi, catch the crypto bug. In June 2017, he decided the blockchain space was too interesting to sit on the sidelines. He said goodbye to Airbnb so ...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #41

    Jun 04 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future, Rhys interviews Taylor Pearson, the author of EndOfJobs and an editor-at-large for Ribbon Farm. They chat about a wide variety of subjects including the Blockchain Individual and how crypto allows us to no longer see like a state. Enjoy!

  • Just The Headers #6

    Jun 03 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the littany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #10: Summer Madness

    Jun 01 2018

    In the tenth episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory announces the new weekly schedule for the podcast. Music from this episode is an eccentric mix of jazz, soul, r&b, and hip-hop. Music 00:02:16 – Kool & the Gang – Summer Madness 00:04:27 – @Peace – Gravity 00:07:39 – Flying Lotus ft. Thundercat – MmmHmm 00:11:55 – Breezy Lovejoy (Anderson .Paak) – Sadie 00:14:07 – Jamiroquai – Manifest Destiny 00:20:26 – Hiatus Kaiyote –...more

  • TBP #206 - The Crypto Dog

    May 31 2018

    A nice breezy mid week for you guys as we wrap up the month of May. Ethereum, the world’s second largest cryptocurrency, endured a significant downtrend in the past week – falling nearly 25% in price. With the EOS mainnet launch only days away, questionable sell-offs of ETH suggest the competing smart contract platform may be the price crash culprit. We caht about this and more. The Crypto Dog joins us in the studio to talk humble beginnings. For those of you unfamiliar with the Dog Pound and wa...more

  • TBP Announcements: Ransu Salovaara

    May 30 2018

    Today we talk with Ronsu Salovaara of Token Market. Token Market is a curated database of tokens and cryptocurrencies that provides an ICO calendar of on-going and upcoming ICOs. Token Market has also advised 20+ ICOs and helps businesses that have a well defined utility token with the ICO process. Ransu came onto the show to discuss teh current state of the token economy and how ICOs could change moving forward.

  • Hashing It Out #9: Rick Dudley

    May 30 2018

    The prodigious Rick Dudley talks with us about his work as a consensus subject matter expert. He lends us his experience and wisdom in consulting for the creation of Byzantine Fault Tolerant systems. We also delve into what it takes to build a completely decentralized public data storage system and why it's such a difficult problem.

  • TBP #205 - The Cool Kids

    May 27 2018

    Sir Michael Rocks and Chuck Inglish (known collectively as 'The Cool Kids')  have been busy in the booth as a duo again. As a big fan of their music, we've known them to drop lines about crypto in their songs from time to time. After a half decade hiatus they've returned with their new album Special Edition Grand Master Deluxe and have graced us with their time for a little Q&A. Their new song titled “Ripple” is out today, and it’s the ultimate cryptocurrency anthem for partying hard. “They ...more

  • Just The Headers #5

    May 25 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the litany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?u...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #40

    May 24 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future Rhys interviews Yaneer Bar-Yam, a complexity scientist and the founding president of the New England Complex Systems Institute. They chat about frameworks for understanding complexity and then using those frameworks on crypto. Enjoy! FWIW, NECSI is hosting a conference from July 22–27th in Boston!

  • Just The Headers #4

    May 22 2018

    Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the littany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?usp=sharing

  • Hashing It Out #8: Mahnush Movahedi

    May 22 2018

    We talk with Mahnush Movahedi of DFINITY to explain the fundamental innovation behind DFINITY's consensus system. She explains how threshold relay works, how groups are determined in consensus, and how cryptographic deterministic randomness drive consensus as a fast and light-weight substitute for Proof of Work. We learn about how this impacts the architecture for state and network protocol design. This episode really shows why Mahnush, a PhD Yale postdoctoral computer scientist with a focus on ...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #9: The Pharcyde Of Things

    May 22 2018

    The ninth episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, is dedicated to The Pharcyde and J Dilla. Host DJsNeverEndingStory is the cousin of The Pharcyde’s member, Brown, and uses this episode to talk about his time hanging with him in L.A. Nothing but old school hip-hip in this episode. Join the new Telegram group at http://t.me/cryptountilinfinity http://djsneverendingstory.com http://musicoin.org/nav/artist/0x35326a07175d4f0cc9701057c7dad14bc377c678 Music 00:...more

  • TBP #204 - Chris DeRose

    May 20 2018

    Real Diversity in Blockchain - What does it takes and does it matter? This is a simple episode to cover a discussion to show female visibility and community in a field that’s known for combining the worst aspects of the finance and tech industries into a bro-y culture of shallow greed, sexism, pump-and-dump schemes, and crime. The main takeaway is that blockchain is a fundamental enabling technology which may be harnessed for any number of goals.

  • TBP #203 - Gilbert Darrell

    May 17 2018

    It's smack-dab in the middle of Consensus 2018 and we give our thoughts. Snoop Dogg and Lambos. And I thought crypto was about building open protocols and stuff. Ah well. Our man Kenn Bosak exposes a scammer on the conference floor and gets kicked out! Also, we chat about Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey reaffirming his bullish stance on Bitcoin and crypto as global payment. We tell him to put his money where his mouth is. In addition, for millions of people around the world, having what many of us consi...more

  • Hashing It Out #7: MIMIR Blockchain Solutions

    May 15 2018

    On this stupendous episode of Hashing It Out, we touch base with Hunter Prendergast and Forrest Marshall of MIMIR Blockchain Solutions about the technology behind their multi-chain blockchain service provider system. They discuss some of the economics behind developing their staking mechanism for ensuring trust in their network. We get into some of the challenges their system is tackling and it's unique approach which sets it apart from Layer 2 scaling solutions that exist.

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #39

    May 14 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future, Rhys interviews Ryan John King, the CEO and co-founder of the FOAM protocol. They chat about a variety of fascinating subjects including their new crypto-spatial coordinate standard, multi-dimensional block reward functions, and using objective TCRs as a 1D oracle for points of interest. Enjoy!

  • TBP #202 - Roger Ver

    May 13 2018

    It's true, we don't talk much about Bitcoin Cash on this podcast. But, one thing is for sure, if you’re familiar with the cryptocurrency space at all, you’ve probably heard of Roger Ver. He was an early proponent of digital currencies who loudly espoused the virtues of Bitcoin back when each unit cost just a few dollars. Sure, Roger Ver is, without doubt, one of the most controversial people within the Crypto community. But his insight is valuable and since his appearance on our podcast back in ...more

  • TBP Announcements: Arweave

    May 11 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Sam Williams of Arweave.org. A new data storage blockchain protocol based on a novel proof of access...more

  • Just The Headers #3

    May 11 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the littany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?...more

  • TBP #201 - Kelcey Gosserand

    May 10 2018

    Hey! Just because we are 'Just 3 Guys', doesn't mean we don't believe that women’s access, participation, and leadership are critical in the global emergence of blockchain technology in our 21st century. But at the same time we don't like focusing in one just one sub-group of this space. The perfect guest to swing by is Kelcey who has built a platform dedicated to building the world’s largest community of blockchain professionals and are the creators and organizers of the inaugural ICOnference. ...more

  • Hashing It Out #6: Stuart Popejoy

    May 08 2018

    This week's episode features Stuart Popejoy, founder of the Kadena, creator of the Pact smart contract language, and engineer/designer of the Chainweb blockchain protocol. We go in-depth on design decisions for Pact, how language simplicity impacts the security and adoption of second generation blockchains, how formal verification can be used to improve certainty in smart contracts, and the over-emphasis of Turing completeness for a very domain-specific language such as smart contracts. We go in...more

  • TBP #200 - Keni Styles

    May 06 2018

    We celebrate episode 200! Kenn Bosak gets a tattoo of our logo! WHAT?! Holy shit! Also, Taylor from MyCrypto swings by to let us know about the Desktop App (Alpha), which is NOW AVAILABLE! Recent events have underlined the importance of using downloadable builds, and we believe this early version of their Desktop application is a step in the right direction. Get it now: https://download.mycrypto.com. Also Keni Styles, former pornographic actor, swings by to give us part 2 of his story, that stem...more

  • Just The Headers #2

    May 04 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News. We only choose three articles, essentially at random, from the littany of blockchain news that is syndicated throughout a week. If you are interested in all the news articles that we horde in a week, please visit the link below to look at our collection. Enjoy! Crypto Headline Database: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XDslU2J4ipR9BawjfEAihqTusr4NZqjq4S5ALY8sMJw/edit?...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #8: Late Legislation

    May 04 2018

    In the eighth episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory reflects on news over the past week dealing with Kanye West, the Music Modernization Act passed by the House of Representatives, and how blockchain startup, JAAK, wants to solve licensing issues in the music industry. Join the new Telegram group at http://t.me/cryptountilinfinity. http://djsneverendingstory.com http://musicoin.org/nav/artist/0x35326a07175d4f0cc9701057c7dad14bc3...more

  • TBP Announcements: Startup Societies Summit

    May 02 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. This is an Announcement - for the STARTUP SOCIETIES SUMMIT. This one-of-a-kind consortium will feature the brightest mi...more

  • TBP199 - Tattoo Us On Your Body

    Apr 29 2018

    Our bro Kenn Bosak joins in the studio and we just have a fireside chat about all this going on in crypto this week. In addition, Kenn is getting our podcast logo tattooed on him to celebrate our upcoming 200th episode. Holy Shit! Guess now is a good time to rebrand the show. Kidding. We love you Kenn. Thanks for the loyalty. Really laid back episode this week as we prepare for a kick-ass month of May. Holla at yo bois! RSVP NOW-(click here) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f0aalUvFZXs … LIVE STR...more

  • Just The Headers #1

    Apr 28 2018

    This is a weekly headline show where Dee and Jessie Broke do their best to highlight bits of nonce-sense from Crypto News...Enjoy! Weekend Links: https://www.coindesk.com/icos-eat-delawares-lunch/ https://cointelegraph.com/news/third-co-founder-of-centra-tech-charged-with-25-mln-securities-fraud https://cointelegraph.com/news/blockchain-start-up-to-help-public-own-and-monetize-their-data Monday Links: https://www.coindesk.com/monex-ceo-closer-crypto-exchange-oversight-common-sense/ https://coint...more

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #15

    Apr 26 2018

    Dan Romero isn’t just a must follow on Twitter, he’s also in charge of Coinbase’s customer apps. I chat with him about his journey into the blockchain industry, how sales boosted his career, and what he’s excited about right now in crypto.

  • TBP Announcements: Quarteria

    Apr 25 2018

    Today we talk with Mike Misiti and Teddy Haggerty of Quarteria.io Quateria is building an international directory for real estate. Most search platforms are small in nature, limited to counties or states, and sometimes countries. Exhorbitant fees are paid by brokers and sellers for prime positions on these sites. We aim to produce a worldwide listings service, using an open source algorithm and giving equal opportunity to all properties, brokers and sellers. Enjoy! Link: https://www.quarteria.io...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #25: Building a Crypto Portfolio

    Apr 25 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee blatantly outvote that BTC is better than Gold...but we're biased. We also go into how we've positioned ourselves in this market, how we build our crypto portfolios. We also touch on how to secure yourself in this crypto world. If you are in DC and would like to swing by the DC Crypto Club this Saturday, check out this event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cybersecurity-workshop-secure-your-crypto-tickets-45281648630

  • TBP198 - Ubitquity Part IV

    Apr 22 2018

    Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud platform has recently introduced its Blockchain framework for Ethereum and Hyperledger Fabric allowing users to build and manage their own Blockchain. According to the statement, users will be able to create their own Blockchain applications via the AWS CloudFormation Templates tool to avoid the time-consuming manual setup of their Blockchain network. We dive into this news headfirst. Then, Ubitquity LLC, the first blockchain-secured platform for real estate recor...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #24: Price Prediction of $240,000

    Apr 20 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee discuss the big movements in the markets and they make Bitcoin price prediction. What is triakonta? It is the Greek cardinal number for a 30-tuple. And, JJ explains how the price of the entire cryptomarket could triankotuple to 10 trillion US dollars. Please joins us for a live trading session this Saturday! Here is the link and you must register: If you liked this show you should subscribe to The Bitcoin Podcast Network! Also, JJ gives excellent...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #7: Thank You

    Apr 20 2018

    In the seventh episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory thanks those that have responded to his call to join the new Telegram group at http://t.me/cryptountilinfinity. Music from this episode features eccentric vibes from Nujabes, J Dilla, and more.

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #38

    Apr 20 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future Rhys interviews Primavera De Filippi, the co-author of Blockchain and the Law, an advisor for DAOStack, a faculty associate at Harvard’s Berkman-Klein Center, and a permanent researcher at Paris’ National Center of Scientific Research. They chat about her new book, apply internet regulation to crypto, explore her Plantoid project, and chat about why she advises DAOStack. Enjoy and let him know if you have any feedback!

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #23: Easy on the Regulations?

    Apr 18 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee discuss Christine Lagarde's statements regarding cryptocurrency regulation. Also, they touch on how Kraken is having to move from Japan. JJ goes into the major market movements and as always, gives some key pointers as to what is likely to happen in the markets.

  • TBP197 - Crypto and Illicit Finance Trends

    Apr 15 2018

    We interview a very important man addressing many important topics this episode. You see, Yaya Fanusie spent seven years as both an economic and counterterrorism analyst in the CIA, where he regularly briefed White House-level policy makers, U.S. military personnel, and federal law enforcement. In 2008, he personally briefed President George W. Bush on terrorism threats, and in 2009, he spent three months in Afghanistan providing analytic support to senior military officials. WIth an interest in...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #22: Bitcoin Power Level is approaching 9000!

    Apr 14 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee discuss the movement of the rhino in the China Shop that is Bitcon. A 10% move in the week is also opening up other opportunities and as always, the perfect opportunity to take the W's.

  • TBP196 - Ethereum 4 Impact

    Apr 12 2018

    Our guest this week is Carolyn Reckhow, a Blockchain​ Enthusiast and Director of Operations at ConsenSys​.​ Her mind is a necessary part of the “blockchain 2.0”/Ethereum industry as it has grown from a research project into helping Fortune 500 companies build production blockchain applications. We chat about remedying some of the social and economic inequity issues facing the developing world. With blockchain identity solutions (like uPort for example) there are fascinating possibilities for new...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #37

    Apr 11 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future Rhys interviews Kim-Mai Cutler and Garry Tan, partners at Initialized Capital, the first seed investor in Coinbase. We chat about techno-utopianism vs. skepticism, venture capital as a system, why people are leaving SF, and #BUIDL as a powerful meme. Enjoy and let him know if you have any feedback!

  • TBP195 - Enabling the Underserved

    Apr 08 2018

    Vitalik nerd rages out at a conference! Plus, Kora is building a more inclusive financial system on the blockchain, through infrastructure for community-owned financial services ecosystems. The goal is to provide low-cost, universal access financial services for everyone. We feature Maomao Hu from Kora on todays episode because it is absolutely crucial in bringing financial services to outcasts markets. Providing accessible technology clears the path to literacy and inclusion in terms of financi...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #21: Working the Bear Market

    Apr 06 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Noah Marconi discuss tips to surviving the bear market and general realities that blockchain technology may allow. Noah and Alec go a little bit into detail on the 0x protocol and what it will allow. They also talk about what the Rhythm Network will allow and what we are looking to develop.

  • Crypto Until Infinity #6: Let's Network

    Apr 06 2018

    In the sixth episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory presents a call-to-action to those interested in pursuing a music career that would be an alternative to the typical journey. Building a music blockchain community is necessary. Music featured in the commentary comes from the instrumental EP, The Minimalist, by DJsNeverEndingStory which is available on http://djsneverendingstory.com. http://djsneverendingstory.com http://musicoi...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #36

    Apr 05 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future I interview Sandra Ro, the COO and Managing Parter of UWINCorp. We dive into her social impact work with UWINCorp, why they’re using a blockchain, and her experience with the institutionalization of Wall St. Enjoy, and as always, let me know if you have any feedback!

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #20: Decentralize all the Exchanges

    Apr 03 2018

    n this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee discuss the possiblities of decentralized exchanges and what they have to offer. What would markets behave like when the order book was global? Also, is the proposed ETH cap an April Fool's joke by Vitalik, or actually just a good idea? Also, we go into a bit of detail about our new publication, The Distributed Post. A publication that aims to provide gripping articles from all aspects of the crypto community. You can find the twitter here: https:...more

  • TBP194 - Edge Security

    Apr 01 2018

    After over a year of intense development and over three months in a limited release beta, Paul's highly anticipated multi-asset wallet is now available for all to use! The Edge Wallet is an integration of three core offerings: a hyper-secure and private personal vault, a friendly usable interface for blockchain networks and services, and an encrypted single sign-on solution for decentralized applications. All three capabilities will interact to allow behaviors that were inconceivable before Sato...more

  • TBP Announcements: Horizon Communications

    Mar 29 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Horizon Communications (Horizon) is a technology driven company that will use next generation, fixed wireless LTE to de...more

  • TBP193 - Necessary Solutions

    Mar 29 2018

    Let's get technical! Two of the smartest minds working in blockchain technology today: the Bitfury Group’s Alex Petrov and Emercoin’s Oleg Khovayko join us in the studio. Alex, the Chief Information Officer at Bitfury, has more than 35 years of experience in information technology. He also serves as an advisor to Emercoin, an emerging leader in secure, distributed blockchain business services. The interoperability of blockchain technologies provides us a holistic view that can effectively be use...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #19: What's a DAICO?

    Mar 28 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, Dee, and Chinmay bring the new hotness that is the DAICO into the topic of conversation. Chinmay is the Chief Technical Officer of the Rhythm Network, and he is excited about the future where DAICOs are the new norm. We define it, and explore what it could offer to markets as an investment vehicle. We shortly discus how entrenched players are losing their talent to the crypto world, and, we play a game where we each guess what Coinbase will add next. Wha...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #35

    Mar 26 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future I do my first live interview! At University of Colorado, I interviewed Ryan Martens, the co-founder and CTO of Rally Technologies. We dive into his work with ImpactHub, TheoryU, and Communities for Change. Then we explore my macro phase shift work with ETHCommons and GameB. Enjoy, and as always, let me know if you have any feedback!

  • TBP192 - New Year and a New Exchange

    Mar 25 2018

    The projects that integrate offline, off-chain and traditional financial industry into the crypto-world will become giants in the future. One of the most important things now is Plasma protocol. This technology is easily accessible to the mass market and can potentially reach 100,000 transactions per second. Our guest this week Igor believes that the hype surrounding cryptocurrencies in 2017 is over, and 2018 is a time for blockchain-based companies to move forward, from slogans to actions. Toda...more

  • TBP Announcements: Cryptyk

    Mar 23 2018

    Today we talk with Luke Lombe from Cryptyk. Cryptyk is building Decentralized Cloud Storage with Blockchain Security with the goal of becoming the complete decentralized solution for Cyber-Security and Cloud Storage that protects against all major security threats to the cloud. Cryptyk replaces 3 - 4 existing cloud vendors by utilizing the Vault, a decentralized multi-cloud storage platform with sub-file level encryption and sharding that dramatically reduces the potential attack surface for hac...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #5: Bipolar Markets

    Mar 23 2018

    In the fifth episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory plays a mix of electronic tracks to match the sentiment of the current crypto markets. The bitcoin price is ranging and altcoins are having people hopeful to break out of their falling wedges but they just can’t seem to start an uptrend. http://djsneverendingstory.com http://musicoin.org/nav/artist/0x35326a07175d4f0cc9701057c7dad14bc377c678 Music 00:02:38 – Disclosure ft. Eliza ...more

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #14

    Mar 21 2018

    Everyone hates insurance companies. Can we decentralize them while bringing down premiums and making the claims process more fair and efficient? Stephan and Etherisc have been working on one way of doing that. To learn more visit Etherisc. Also find them on Twitter at @etherisc and Stephan at @kpi.

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #18: Joint Economics Reporting

    Mar 20 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee present the pertenant information from the recent Joint Economics Report. The conclusion, and the recommendations that the report makes to Congress and The President. We also discuss the "long tail" of bitcoin and all Proof-of-Work secured coins. What happens decades from now? We attempt to visualize this world. And, as always, market movement and audible analysis from JJ himself. If you liked this show you should subscribe to The Bitco...more

  • Episode #22: On-Ramping with Dee

    Mar 19 2018

    TONY SWISH! The man that on-ramped me to Ethereum two years back has come back from a much needed break from Crypto. He discusses his withdrawal from the industry and what he likes and dislikes about its current state. He was a marketer in this space before being a marketer in this space was cool. Such a hipster. T-Swish...we missed ya!

  • TBP191 - Beards and Blockchains

    Mar 18 2018

    It’s #BlockchainBeardGuy time! On this episode we talk about the critical roles non-developers play in the blockchain world, amongst a bunch of other current event topics. Don't know who our guest is today? It's almost the perfect personality type for joining our show. He is a passionate decentralized architect and blockchain technologist in Denver, CO. In addition to working with Web 3.0 tech, he loves educating, speaking, and writing about the massive transformative change that's coming our wa...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #34

    Mar 17 2018

    In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future, Rhys interviews Robin Hanson, the author of Elephant in the Brain and the creator of Futarchy. We dive into Elephant in the Brain and explore norms, motives, signaling, Ribbon Farm’s “Weaponized Sacredness” and mechanism design. Enjoy, and as always, let me know if you have any feedback!

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #17: Confidence is Key

    Mar 16 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee discuss the possible swing in bullish confidence due to some key tech advancements brought on buy the announcement of the Lightning Beta that is in the wild! Atomic swaps, sidechains, and pegs...oh my! And, as always, JJ touches on some market action on BTC. Short episode today, but if you want more of JJs analysis, check out his live Q&As on YouTube, just search "Jason Jenkins".

  • TBP Presents: Social Implementations of Blockchain Infrastructure

    Mar 16 2018

    Special episode of The Bitcoin Podcast where we air Corey Petty's talk at the Bitcoin Super Conference in Dallas on Feb. 16th. The talk discusses a different viewpoint of why blockchain matters, and what effects it may have on our lives. Dee and Cello talk about the current news of the week and go off the rails on The Matrix films.

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #16: Wishful Thinking

    Mar 14 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ and Dee discuss the announcement made by Binance that they are going to create their own blockchain. Big moves. Also, JJ explains why some people just prefer to have a proxy to invest in Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency rather than investing in it by buying it on an exchange. As always, JJ discusses the charts of the majors and we have a good time doing it. If you liked this show you should subscribe to The Bitcoin Podcast Network! Also, JJ gives excellent trading ad...more

  • Episode #21: On-Ramping with Dee

    Mar 12 2018

    @BitcoinBae on twitter, or AKA Karima Williams, Founder of DC Crypto Club. A passionate Community Organizer that has found a need in the DC area to, well, organize the community. With a background in working with political campaigns to organize social media communities, she applies her experience part-time in the crypto world to get people from behind the computer and in front of each other. An article featuring Karima can be found here: https://medium.com/@chain_explainer/blockchain-insider-kar...more

  • TBP190 - Welterweight Gold II

    Mar 11 2018

    Our pal Jon Fitch returns to the show to give us an update on the Ali Act and how his crypto investments have matured over the years. He is now headed to Bellator in an exclusive multi-fight, multi-year deal. He has won his last four fights in a row under the WSOF/PFL banner. The majority of Fitch’s 16-year career has been spent in the UFC. Will he be getting crypto sponsorships in his fights? How does he view the current alt coin scene? It's always good to get a warriors perspective on the show...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #15: Have a Plan, Have a Process

    Mar 09 2018

    In today's episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee begin the show discussing Bitcoin's movement on March 8, 2018. They also briefly recap a current trial, were the federal court is deciding if whether or not tokens issued via an ICO can be considered securities. While we were on that subject JJ outlined what securities are and an a suite of examples of different financial instruments that can be defined as securities. And, as always, JJ discussed some market activity of the major tokens and a ...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #4: Another Side of Hip-Hop and Crypto

    Mar 09 2018

    In the fourth episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory speaks on the interest in crypto of newer hip-hop artists such as Nipsey Hussle and 21 Savage. We’re seeing a trend in artists who aren’t considered veterans make business moves usually not seen until the later years in their careers. Music in this episode comes from singers and music producers who blend various electronica and hip-hop styles. http://djsneverendingstory.com htt...more

  • TBP189 - The Innovative Investor

    Mar 08 2018

    Whoa! Coinbase to Launch its First Crypto Index Fund? We chat about that and also invite Jack Tatar, co-author of the new book, Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investor’s Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond, on the show. Even if you already know most of the concepts on this book, it was very eye opening for little details you could miss out on.  He worked in financial services for over two decades, but now Jack is an angel investor and an advisor to startups in the cryptoasset community. Oh, and he is just...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #14: A Lawyer's Perspective

    Mar 07 2018

    In today's episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee invite a Lawyer on the show that is not running away from the space, but embracing the opportunity. Philip Fornaro's law firm is actively seeking out crypto clients and offering their clients advice, representation, and services that are hard to find for people looking to start a business and work in the crypto arena. He gives do's and don'ts, and dabbles into some of the details on the legal environment that crypto operates in today. If you a...more

  • Episode #20: On-Ramping with Dee

    Mar 05 2018

    In this episode of On-Ramping with Dee, he speaks with Andre Milteer, Marcello's Dad. This was less of an on-ramping and more of a discussion about what a bitcoin infused future could look like. Andre has yet to take the investment dive into cyrptocurrency, but, he is almost there. It's a nice and smooth Bitcoin chat. Enjoy!

  • TBP188 - Hello Crypto Kitty

    Mar 04 2018

    Today is a fun one. I first talked to Esther a few years ago about her stand up and acting career and, well, what do you know? It's a small world! I caught wind that she was into crypto and wanted to know if she wanted to come on our show to talk shop! Comedian's Rosie Tran and Esther Ku launch the "Hello Crypto Kitty" Podcast to discuss all things related to Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, and Altcoins. The podcast is currently available on Periscope Live and Youtube. In addition, the boys t...more

  • Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future #33

    Mar 02 2018

    NEW SHOW ALERT! In this episode of Creating a Humanist Blockchain Future Rhys interviews himself on his Deep Why, joining the Bitcoin Podcast Network, and ETHDenver! If you want to hear him with a pitch-shifted voice, definitely listen in :). Enjoy!

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #13

    Feb 28 2018

    A chat with Kenny Rowe about how he’s transitioned from Maker to RChain, where he sees RChain going, and sci-fi enabled by scalability.

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #13

    Feb 28 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee bring 3 miners to the show to discuss some of the behind the scenes decisions made when mining. Dan, Chad, and CJ provide us with some insight as to how the operate on the daily and what it takes to run a successful mining operation in the US. Also they present OpiateCoin...it's not what you think...it is a token that we will be used for the sole purpose of combating the Opium Addiction that is sweeping the globe. If you are interested in what mi...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #12

    Feb 27 2018

    In this episode of Buy or Sell, JJ, Alec, and Dee wonder if the Robinhood announcement and the recent Circle + Poloniex announcment have been factored into the market price for Bitcoin. They do the same when it comes to the onset of a possible rapid uptick in SegWit adoption. JJ briefly discusses the pendulum of trust the public gives to the private sector vs. the government when it comes to the viability of bonds as a strong investment. JJ and Alec also go into charts and fundamentals on REQ an...more

  • TBP187 - Vision of a Decentralized World

    Feb 25 2018

    At Status, we see a future that’s more open and equitable thanks to the power and promise of the decentralized Web. That’s why we’re honored to be sitting down with Jarrad this week because if you’ve been following Status, then you know they have big, tangible goals — and we believe decentralization can bring about significant global change. We realize these goals are ambitious. And we realize the buzz around cryptocurrency has created more public awareness of the blockchain — but not necessaril...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #3: Vegas Vibes

    Feb 23 2018

    In the third episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory invites listeners to his Las Vegas vacation. A curated mix is provided to set the vibe of a chill night on The Strip. Music in this episode comes from Alina Baraz, Galimatias, Evil Needle, and more. http://djsneverendingstory.com http://musicoin.org/nav/artist/0x35326a07175d4f0cc9701057c7dad14bc377c678 If you're a singer, rapper, musician or beat-maker, and would like your music...more

  • TBP186 - Generational Wealth and Uncle Sam's Surprise

    Feb 22 2018

    African Americans have more buying power than ever, however African Americans are the biggest consumers and are not investing for their futures. Cello and Dee chat about building generational black wealth. In addition, token issuance if not the total market cap of both cryptocurrency and digitally managed assets continues to climb.  CoinLion offers the solution to a problem which will confront the entire blockchain development world for the next several years and our guest this week, Joshua DeWi...more

  • TBP185 - Blockchain Solutions & Boosie Badazz

    Feb 18 2018

    We just got back from the Bitcoin Superconference in Dallas, and we are live podcasting from our AirBnB. Did we think the conference had value? Was it at least fun? Cello met Michael Bisping! We also worked though, don't worry. We give our thoughts and invite MIMIR Blockchain Solutions to swing by and chat with us and southern hip-hop legend Boosie Badazz is dipping his toe in the crypto game. He stops by to tell us what he's up to this year.

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #11

    Feb 14 2018

    JJ, Alec, and Demetrick discuss JPMorgan's 180 degree turn around. A Bitcoin ETF is a good thing?! Does it really take a 71 page report to come to that conclusion, JPMorgan? JJ puts Dee on front street about his trading vernacular and Alec presents Enigma as a very watchable token for the coming weeks and we also give our viewpoints on the strength of Monero's charts! If you liked this you should subscribe to The Bitcoin Podcast Network! Also, JJ gives excellent trading advice and we have a comm...more

  • TBP184 - MyCrypto and the Current State of the Network

    Feb 11 2018

    BREAKING NEWS STORY! The majority of the team behind MyEtherWallet has left to create a new company. The new hotness is MyCrypto. MyCrypto is a completely new company with the same people! The name MyCrypto allows them to expand into other blockchains in the future and add more functions and not just be a “wallet!” MyCrypto allows for the implementation of new blockchains, features, and partnerships that are going to be awesome. Additionally, they will soon be starting a public beta for those wh...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #10

    Feb 09 2018

    JJ, Alec, and Demetrick discuss Token Indexes and the possiblity of wallstreet being rebuilt and reframed 1-to-1 in the cryptoeconomy. JJ delves into the age old tug-of-war between government and the private sector when it comes to confidence; with confidence being the rope. The BlockEdge Crew also discusses the possible ramifications of a "FedCoin" and what a possible future could look like with a FedCoin. If you liked this you should subscribe to The Bitcoin Podcast Network! Also, JJ...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #2: Music and Smart Contracts

    Feb 09 2018

    The second episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, features music from singers and rappers that are crypto enthusiasts. Host DJsNeverEndingStory describes some of the uses of smart contracts within music blockchain platforms. http://djsneverendingstory.com http://musicoin.org/nav/artist/0x35326a07175d4f0cc9701057c7dad14bc377c678 http://musicoin.org Music 00:01:05 – OG Menace – One 4 Me 00:04:12 – Layla Khepri – Smile and Wave 00:07:37 – Jay-Kaze – Meditat...more

  • TBP183 - Stampeding with the Big Blue Bull

    Feb 08 2018

    The reason most securities aren't on the blockchain is because it's a daunting task. Simplifying this process could open up opportunities for all local businesses. Solutions need to come from the cryptocurrency space and need to embrace the benefits of decentralization as much as possible. That’s where Polymath comes in, a holistic solution to an inevitably solved problem. Let's hear it straight from the horses mouth, shall we? Or in this case, the CEO, Trevor Koverko.

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #9

    Feb 07 2018

    JJ, Alec, and Demetrick discuss Valuation. How do we value Bitcoin? Hell, How do we value Crypto in general? These easy to approach but hard to resolve questions. We also got curious about bubbles, because in this industry one may hear the word bubble at least 20 times in a day, so what is a Bitcoin Bubble? We explore.

  • TBP Announcements: Bankera

    Feb 07 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Vytautas Karalevičius from Bankera. Bankera is building a digital bank to last for the blockchain er...more

  • Episode #19: On-Ramping with Dee

    Feb 06 2018

    MaryKathryn is an attorney doing regulatory and transactional work in the healthcare space. She is working in Chicago.

  • TBP Announcements: Synapse AI

    Feb 05 2018

    Today we talk with Dan Gailey from SynapseAI. Until now, people have given their data away to companies in exchange for centralized access to application and services. Examples include uploading and tagging photos, tracking and sharing your location and access to purchase history, to name a few. To provide a fair and balanced intelligence available to all equally, we must create AI economies that any agent can participate in and receive some reward for doing so. Enter Synapse AI. Synapse AI solv...more

  • TBP182 - Facilitating Positive Change

    Feb 04 2018

    This episode we talk about the current events of crypto. What was it like getting in years ago versus now?  If the prices drop 90% tomorrow, would you still be in? If the answer is no, crypto is probably not for you at this stage. Tina Penman, a healthcare researcher joins us on the roundtable to give us some perspective. In addition Luis Cuende is building Aragon because he believes decentralized organizations can solve the world’s worst problems. By making it possible for everyone in the world...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #8

    Feb 02 2018

    JJ, Alec, and Demetrick discuss "breaking the bands". What makes a bear market...what makes a bull market? We explore those questions and a little bit more in this episode. They also discuss the possible ramifications of a Tether implosion. Want to get a little bit philosophical? Well, the Buy or Sell crew fell into a future where traditional financial watchdogs start to pay closer attention to Crypto. If you liked this you should subscribe to The Bitcoin Podcast Network! Also, JJ give...more

  • TBP Announcements: TrustToken

    Feb 02 2018

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Demetrick Ferguson, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Rafael Cosman from TrustToken. The TrustToken Platform is the bridge between blockchains and the $25...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #7

    Feb 01 2018

    On this episode, JJ, Alec, and Demetrick discuss what trading crypto was like before the ICO craze. They discuss some snippets of news that could be having an effect on the market. And, as always, JJ goes into some of the more technical levels of handful of tokens. Enjoy!

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #12

    Jan 31 2018

    Want to know how Ethereum is being used in non profits and can help benefit those on this Earth who need it the most? In this episode, we talk about how Ben found ConsenSys and then quickly moved into helping humanitarian orgs use Ethereum, the struggles in getting people to work together, avoiding token fever, and everything else that happens in the trenches.

  • TBP181 - Disrupting the Antivirus Market

    Jan 28 2018

    Every day there’s a new breach, technology or announcement in the world of cyber security. This leads us to believe 2018 is going to be a critical time for security, so we wanted to do an episode with PolySwarm. An all-star team of respected security experts with decades of experience in the industry, working with cutting-edge blockchain-based identity management project for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), several projects on behalf of DARPA and Fortune 100 companies. Who is their fea...more

  • Crypto Until Infinity #1: Musicoin - More Power, More Money

    Jan 26 2018

    In the first episode of the Bitcoin Podcast Network’s music broadcast, Crypto Until Infinity, host DJsNeverEndingStory explains the freedoms and monetary benefits of being an independent artist with music on the blockchain. Musicoin is compared to traditional streaming services like Spotify with an emphasis on royalty payout. Enjoy the music from this premiere episode with all beats produced by DJsNeverEndingStory. http://djsneverendingstory.com http://musicoin.org/nav/artist/0x35326a07175d4f0cc...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 37: Smart Contracts Everywhere, with Ivy and Chain.com

    Jan 25 2018

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie and Dr. Petty sit down with Boyma Fahnbulleh and Dan Robinson from Chain.com. The two of them worked together to create the Ivy smart contracting language built atop the bitcoin scripting system (shoutout to bcoin.io). Boyma also assisted with the buildout and design of the Ivy smart contract playground as well. Individuals can use the Ivy smart contract high-level language to create contracts using bitcoin scripts; creating a specific, more human-readable ...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #6

    Jan 25 2018

    Today we introduce our newest Co-Host, you know him well, Demetrick "Dee" Ferguson. On top of that awesome we discuss current events and sentiments in the great crypto market. We also ask JJ what he thinks of the intermediate trading bounds of BTC are. It gets heavy into the trader-speak on this episode. If you find that you don't understand some of JJs lingo, and you would like to you can find his courses down at the bottom of this here show description. Enjoy! Educational Courses for...more

  • TBP180 - Witnesses, Victims and Participants

    Jan 24 2018

    With billions of dollars literally created out of thin air, there’s a lot of fraudsters out there concocting up get-rich-quick schemes around cryptocurrency. Businesses aren’t going to accept Bitcoin until they can confidently protect themselves against fraud. And that comes down to the Point-of-Sale. QuHarrison Terry is here joining us to talk about these things! He is the marketing director at Redox, the company providing a modern API for healthcare. In addition, as a futurist, growth hacker, ...more

  • TBP179 - Innovations and Healthcare

    Jan 21 2018

    This week we take a look at the Solve.Care platform which can improve health outcomes through effective care coordination while empowering the consumer to effectively manage their healthcare decisions. We return home from Miami while we attended the North American Bitcoin Conference where we saw Solve.Care give a great speech and we continue to question ourselves about how exactly can we make access to the best healthcare an inherent right and not a privilege?

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #11

    Jan 18 2018

    How does a governance project think about governance? I wanted to talk to Aragon because long-term governance is one of the long-term challenges that we haven’t yet solved but need to in order to achieve the web3 vision of decentralizing the internet. Join us to hear more about their new grants program, Aragon Nest as well as how they continue to think about how they are in the process of transforming their DAO-producing organization into a DAO.

  • TBP Announcements: DNOTES

    Jan 17 2018

    Today we talk with Timothy Goggin from DNotes. DNotes is a blockchain-powered digital currency and peer-to-peer payment system that empowers users to send money to one another – quickly, efficiently, and without the expense of going through an intermediary middleman. With DNotes, we’re bridging the divide between traditional centralized monetary systems and the new decentralized models. The DNotes currency is supported by a business ecosystem based on sound business principles, in which every co...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 36: Coinbase, Women, and Empowerment, with Kristen Stone

    Jan 16 2018

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Petty and Demetrick finally sit down with our first female guest on the show, Kristen Stone from Coinbase. Don’t judge us, we’re gonna ensure she’s not the last, not to worry. Kristen took time in her busy day working hard behind the scenes to help build and scale Coinbase, to discuss with us her past, insights on Coinbase’s day-to-day culture, and how our rapidly evolving industry can work to empower, involve, and create an inviting environment for more b...more

  • Episode #18: On-Ramping with Dee

    Jan 16 2018

    Paul Spadone is an Engineering Manager based in Houston, Texas. He also a a close friend of Dee's. They went through the suck in ROTC together.

  • NABP #15: Lauren Slade

    Jan 15 2018

    Lauren Slade is the co founder of the Decentralized Art Shows, a grassroots effort to built the culture in the cryptocurrency community, hands on. Using local meetups and combining the art world with the blockchain industry has, so far, proven itself successful in acceptance and adoption. Artist want to sell their goods or services and crypto enthusiast want to buy goods and services with their cryptocurrencies. It's a win-win. If you're in the Miami area make sure you check out the Decentralize...more

  • TBP178 - Paving the Road to Self-Sovereign Identity

    Jan 14 2018

    This week, Lightning Network ramping up, this implies "centralized channels" of near free transactions, a slight on staking. Scaling is coming, ladies and gentlemen. In addition, Edmund John Lowell has founded the SelfKey Foundation to enable self sovereign digital identity initiatives for unlocking new human potential and radically enabling financial inclusion. He swings by the studio to discuss a range of topics including digital identity, Self-Sovereign Identity Management, Offshore...more

  • NABP #14: Chris Rice

    Jan 11 2018

    Chris Rice is a businessman, college student, a bitcoin enthusiast and a late night toker. His love for anarchy is what fuels his passion for Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. We sparked up and spoke about Texas kicking USI Tech and Bitconnect to the curb and what's next to expect with regulations in 2018. Chris dug deep into the practical use cases for blockchain technologies as well as the weighted stress by investors for real life applications. The wealth paradigm shift is only the ...more

  • TBP177 - Internet of A New Generation

    Jan 10 2018

    The boys chat about current events and then discuss Internxt! They are starting to work on helping shape a new internet with the creation of distributed internet services that are attractive for the mass-market. CEO and Founder, Mr. Fran Villalba Segarra joins us as our special guest this week. In addition, Taylor from MyEtherWallet.com, joins us for the roundtable post-interview to discuss the meteoric rise of ETH past $1,000!

  • TBP Announcements: DubToken

    Jan 08 2018

    Today we talk with Fred Dionne from DubDub. As the web becomes increasingly cluttered with out of touch content, invalid traffic and pointless attention based metrics, advertisers, content creators and publishers struggle to find the proper way to reach consumers. Sensory and content overload make it almost impossible to captivate and monetize audiences looking for targeted experiences. The IVEP’s economy will be tokenized and centered around dubtokens. A dubtoken is a multi-faceted unit of acco...more

  • TBP176 - Even More Marketing Discipline

    Jan 07 2018

    Happy New Year, folks! Let's talk about Marketing in 2018 - lots of topics in this episode as Jeremy Epstein joins us. For example, we talk a bit about what Bitcoin Cash needs to do to increase their marketing efforts. Branding: you need to convince people that a "new product" (Bcash) is worth more than 9 years old recognized one (Bitcoin). There's coins that are cheaper and faster than both the Bitcoin and BCH and didn't succeeded in this mission after years; Branding is an issue. Tha...more

  • TBP Announcements: ZeroSum Markets

    Jan 03 2018

    Today we talk with Lawrence Richardson II from ZeroSum Markets. The ZeroSum Platform is a peer versus peer competitive platform that allows individuals to create and participate in competitions that require a measurable skill in a given subject matter. Users enter with a defined entry fee and if victorious against their peers win prizes immediately. Initially created to isolate trading skill in trading competitions the platform and technology base are extensible in order to support any desired p...more

  • TBP175 - Superconferencing

    Dec 31 2017

    Richard Jacobs is no stranger to the show. However, we take a moment to really examine what it takes to put on a crypto conference. I mean, think about it -- conferences continue to be the premier international forum for research, advanced development, education, exploration, and debate regarding security in the context of finance and commerce. So how do you put one on? We also discuss crypto tax and what it costs to be poor & unbanked. Meaningfully. That's right, let's look at a reloadable ...more

  • NABP #13: Peter Saddington

    Dec 28 2017

    Peter Saddington is BiteSizeBitcoin or better known as "The Bitcoin Lambo Guy". That's the pinnacle of Bitcoin success. Among being one of the earliest investors in bitcoin he is also one of the most popular personalities in the bitcoin industry. He uses this celebrity status to educate and a motivate people who are interested in cryptocurrencies. Right now, all we have for friends and family who want to learn about bitcoin and bitcoin accessories is "google it". Luckily Pete...more

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #10

    Dec 26 2017

    Jordan and I chat about how Scalar Capital thinks about investments, how he decided to leave Coinbase to join with Linda Xie to start Scalar, his professional journey to Coinbase, and more. I’ve gotten lucky to bump into Jordan a few times at conferences recently and have always found him to have interesting opinions. You’ll probably feel the same way after listening to this episode.

  • TBP174 - Determining the Reliability of Sources

    Dec 24 2017

    Happy Holidays everyone! Trust in news media is at a global, all time low. And democracy is failing because of it. Over the past 10 years, many solutions have been promoted to solve the news crisis, but so far all have failed. PressCoin is the first solution designed to grow organically, and find a cure to the disease killing the global news industry. We invite Mr Amit Rathore to talk in depth about these topics and more. Elais, also joins in on the roundtable discussion.

  • NABP #12: Jimmy Song

    Dec 22 2017

    It almost feels like the Cryptoverse is a desolate planet of intellectuals, where intelligence runs scarce and stupid rome rampant. In times like this the PABs all tend to look to the most intelligent person in the room, rather than think for themselves. Right now, that person is Jimmy Song. With fake news and FUD fueling FOMO, it’s a refreshing change of pace to see bitcoin enthusiasts like Jimmy Song staying cool, keeping calm and relaxing in a burning building. Why hasn't Coinbase integrated ...more

  • TBP Announcements: Bluezelle

    Dec 22 2017

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 3, Dr. Corey Petty, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. Today we talk with Pavel Bains from Bluezelle. Bluzelle combines the sharing economy with the token economy - renting individuals' computer storage space to earn tokens while dApp developers use tokens to have their dApp's data stored and managed.

  • TBP173 - Surprising Insights

    Dec 21 2017

    In this special mid-week episode, we cover all the topical subjects like BCash, lightening network, and more. In addition we have some big wigs stopping by to talk about money, trading, and more. Your financial solution for investing in Blockchain Technology, we invite JJ and Noah on the show to represent BlockEdge Capital, which was founded on the idea of bringing Blockchain Technology based investing to the public in a way that is easy to understand and allow for seamless entry into this explo...more

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #9

    Dec 19 2017

    Wills on the blockchain? Felipe and I talk about how Legacy Network aims to create a solution to sending your digital assets to loved ones when you die, including your (encrypted) private keys. They hope to integrate in the future for offchain assets as well. Their solution could create a trustless way to bequeath property and memories for a much cheaper price and at your convenience. It can also be a solution for sending messages not just on passing but on birthdays and anniversaries. Listen to...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 35: Deciphering What’s New, with NuCypher

    Dec 19 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, Mckie and Petty sit down with John Pacific and Michael Egorov of the NuCypher project to learn more about their upcoming protocol token for encryption services. Their platform enables users to create key-based authentication to create permissioned access to platforms and services that are created by other DApp developers by utilizing Ethereum smart contracts. Think of it like Keybase…but for enterprise and developers looking to more easily shield and protect thei...more

  • TBP172 - Life After Silicon Valley

    Dec 17 2017

    What does half a trillion dollars of cryptocurrency mean? We've been saying for months now, that 2018 will be the year institutional money starts flooding the Crypto market. It's the next phase of the "bubble" forming patter. Like in the internet boom of the late 90's, we first saw early adopters, institutional money, and finally mass populous adoption and then the bubble burst. We're still very early, straddling the early adopter/institutional money phase. Also Preethi Kasireddy says ...more

  • Monero Monitor: Mimblewimble with Andrew Poelstra

    Dec 11 2017

    Welcome to a special CROSS EPISODE where this week Monero Monitor does a guest episode on our network. In July 2016, an unknown developer going by the name "Tom Elvis Jedusor" dropped a link to a Tor hidden service on the bitcoin-wizards IRC channel. In it, he revealed a new protocol dubbed "Mimblewimble" after the tongue-tying curse in Harry Potter, because "it is used to prevent the blockchain from talking about all user's information". In the time since, multiple...more

  • TBP Announcements: LoyalCoin

    Dec 11 2017

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Dee, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Patrick Palacios from Loyalcoin. The LoyalPlatform: Where everyone can earn and use loyalty points everytime, every...more

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #8

    Dec 10 2017

    How can projects like Gitcoin and Bounties Network help shape the evolving nature of work? The internet and sharing economy has changed many things about how we think about work. Now imagine what the next generation of work platforms built on Ethereum could do. We talk about why Mark and Kevin chose to work on similar projects, how they collaborate, and the breadth vs depth differences between incentivizing open source software projects (Gitcoin) vs open-ended work platform (Bounties Network).

  • TBP171 - The Future of Giving

    Dec 10 2017

    The previous institutional stealth projects are coming out of light now-a-days. Bank of America may be looking into cryptocurrency exchange services for its corporate clients – or at least keeping its options open should they become interested. In addition, Giveth – a favorite of the podcast team here – are bringing community, transparency and accountability to charitable donations and strongly innovating in a much needed space. Griff Green stops by to chat about a variety of things and what is ...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #5

    Dec 09 2017

    Today the team goes over what problems a lot of traders run into when trading and how they can start to avoid them. There is no “holy grail” when trading, only a process of proper risk management. Your only job as a trader is to manage your risk properly, not to tell a story. Fundamentals and valuation are two fields focused on often but what is usually overlooked is the cyclical and mental aspects of trading.

  • TBP Announcements: CoinFi

    Dec 08 2017

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Dee, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. Today we talk with Tim Tam from CoinFi. CoinFi offers crowdsourced and professionally curated research, analysis, trading signals, trading algorithms, and market-moving news to give cryptocurrency traders the real-time market intelligence needed to gain an edge. Enjoy! Link: sale.coinfi.com

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #7

    Dec 05 2017

    If you’re interested in the intersection of the music business and Ethereum, you’ll love this episode. We talk about the evolution from Ujo from when they did the release with Imogean Heap through the recent RAC release, what lessons they’ve learned and how Ujo can improve the music business for artists and consumers. In particular we discuss the Ujo roadmap to grow the licensing market for musicians, as well as incentivizing album buying through gamification and also possibly incentivizing cura...more

  • TBP170 - A New Kind of Legal

    Dec 03 2017

    Amy Wan is one of the most versatile lawyers we have come across. Not because she is smart and resourceful, but because she has experience as a Securities Attorney dealing with security law for ICOs. She is authoring the Bloomberg Law practice guidance on ICOs. Previously, she was a Partner at Crowdfunding Lawyers and General Counsel at Patch of Land, a real estate debt crowdfunding platform. Amy is also the founder and co-organizer of Legal Hackers LA, which programs around the intersection of ...more

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #6

    Nov 30 2017

    RocketPool is a mining pool for proof-of-stake Casper. While none of the parameters of Casper are final, a minimum of 1000 ETH has been discussed as a requirement for staking. RocketPool makes staking accessible to non-whales. David and I discuss how he’s architected RocketPool for security of funds and also the devops behind making sure that your node is constantly online. RocketPool will use nodes around the world — but what happens if the data center catches fire where your Ether is staked?

  • TBP Announcements: Crowd Machine

    Nov 30 2017

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Dee, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Craig Sproule from Crowd Machine. Crowd Machine is an advanced distributed computer. Embedded within the computer i...more

  • TBP Announcements: Coinfirm

    Nov 27 2017

    Today we talk with Grant Blaisdell from Coinfirm. Created by the recognized Blockchain Regtech leader Coinfirm, AMLT is the first dedicated token that will ensure transparency and democratization of the financial system by allowing market participants to help determine the potential risk of others. Link: https://tokenmarket.net/blockchain/ethereum/assets/amlt-by-coinfirm/

  • TBP168 - Passion, Pain & Unicorn Slayin'

    Nov 26 2017

    I expect Bitcoin will overthrow the total circulating USD very very soon. What do you think? How about Ethereum? ROCKET SHIP! You see the price?! That's a 5,500% price rise compared to current price. The price of Ethereum may be rising on the news that Ethereum might get its own derivatives market, as well as prediction by Bitcoin investor Mike Novogratz that the price of ether will reach $500 this year. Arianna Simpson first came on our radar when she wrote about a companies practice of valuing...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 34: Developers Developers Developers, with Zastrin.com

    Nov 23 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, Mckie and Petty sit down with Mahesh Murthy, CEO and Founder of Zastrin.com. If you’ve ever used Code Academy or Udemy to get up to speed on a technical topic, then you’ll love Zastrin. His platform has been bootstrapped, designed, built, and managed from the ground up, solo dolo. Mahesh is a gift to the Ethereum community; his dedication has created many new novice and intermediate developers, on-boarding them into this exciting new way to build applications tha...more

  • TBP Announcements: Simple Token

    Nov 19 2017

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Dee, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Jason Goldberg from Simple Token. Simple Token allows businesses to launch their own Branded Tokens and turn their ...more

  • TBP167 - The Broader Economy III

    Nov 19 2017

    The bitcoin and open blockchain community is drowning in corporate propaganda. Objective, independent and strong voices that are not beholden to promoting special interests can make a huge difference in the narrative. And well, if you are intending on listening to this weeks episode, there is a good chance you’ve probably seen some of his work already and you realize how much time, money, and effort goes into producing original content with an independent perspective. Andreas Antonopoulos comes ...more

  • TBP Announcements: Quantstamp

    Nov 16 2017

    Today we talk with Richard Ma from Quantstamp. Quantstamp is a specialized network that connects developers, investors and users around a transparent and scalable proof-of-audit. The network acts as a critical piece of transparency by enabling automated checks on smart contract vulnerabilities and automatically rewarding verifiers who identify bugs. Quantstamp tokens allow the platform to operate in a scalable and fully decentralized fashion, delivering computation fees to verifier nodes, and bo...more

  • TBP Announcements: Globitex

    Nov 15 2017

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Dee, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Liza Aizupiete from Globitex.Globitex is an institutional grade Bitcoin exchange, with unrivalled API capabilities ...more

  • TBP166 - ATMs and ICOs

    Nov 12 2017

    Coinme, a venture-backed crypto financial services and blockchain technology company, announced UpToken (Ticker:UP), a partnership with the cryptocurrency community to create the largest crypto ATM network in the world. As the first licensed Bitcoin ATM company in the U.S., Coinme’s proven track record and human-first approach have brought thousands of people into the growing crypto community. The UpToken sale was designed in partnership with J.R. Willett, inventor of the first token sale. We ch...more

  • Devcon3: Recap Part 2

    Nov 05 2017

    Devcon3 is a wrap! We successfully avoided Corrupted cops, locals & crypto gangs. Instead we had dinner and rubbed shoulders with the best of them. We drunk plenty of alcohol (after all, we ARE in Cancun), and learned a lot. Again, here are our takeaways, but this time from the last two days of Devcon3 as we provide you our recap part 2. Which talks you should watch/attend and/or miss? Who lived up to expectations and who disappointed?...and most importantly, which announcements were game ch...more

  • TBP165 - Praise for Cryptoassets

    Nov 05 2017

    We’re in the early days of a technological breakthrough that has the potential for enormous societal impact, but challenges remain. As we spent the past week in Cancun, Mexico, we cut the roundtable short, but we bring Stephen McKeon into the studio to have a healthy discussion. Stephen is an expert in topics related to corporate finance, including venture capital, private equity, entrepreneurial finance, mergers and acquisitions. At the University of Oregon, he is an assistant professor of fina...more

  • Devcon3: Recap Part 1

    Nov 03 2017

    The first day of Devcon3 has come to an end and there’s a lot to be processed. Before we head into the second day of Ethereum’s conference in Cancún, Mexico, here are our takeaways from yesterday and today. We recap which talks you should watch/attend and/or miss. Who lived up to expectations and who disappointed...and most importantly, which announcements were game changing. Finally, there were also some hints for other improvements to the Ethereum platform that might be coming in the future. T...more

  • TBP164 - The Benefits of Familiarity

    Oct 31 2017

    DC is an Ethereum-based exchange for government currency backed crypto assets. DC assets are backed by fiat currency reserves and pegged at the value of the fiat currency they represent. CEO, Alex Wearn, is an expert at managing teams in the design and delivery of cutting edge software products. He joins us for a great, engaging conversation. One of the key ideas here is to protect against exchange risk whenever the asset has to reside on the blockchain for a period of time. And so on.

  • TBP163 - Savings and Savior

    Oct 29 2017

    Christians make up 1/3 the global population. The number one bible website gets over 1.5 BILLION PAGES VIEWS per year. I'll let you do the math on the CPM at $4. That's just for Bible reading. We get that this may not be for everyone but to be so short sided. Christ Coin is the first pre-mined Christian-based Cryptocurrency. It is used to financially reward people who read the Bible, post/view content and interact with the community on the Life Change Platform. Luke Forstmann, co-founder, comes ...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #4

    Oct 27 2017

    Today the team goes over what problems a lot of traders run into when trading and how they can start to avoid them. There is no “holy grail” when trading, only a process of proper risk management. Your only job as a trader is to manage your risk properly, not to tell a story. Fundamentals and valuation are two fields focused on often but what is usually overlooked is the cyclical and mental aspects of trading.

  • BlockChannel Episode 33: Incentivizing Creators Online, with Props

    Oct 27 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, Mckie and Dee sit down with tech veteran Adi Sideman, as we discuss his latest project “Props” by the existing company “YouNow”. Props plans to be a live streaming video platform/social network with built in rewards and incentives powered by their ERC20 “Props” token. Listen as we dig in and try to figure out whats got Union Square Ventures and Comcast Ventures excited; while getting the lowdown on the technical aspirations behind the platform. Show Links: Props ...more

  • TBP162 - Sweet Talk

    Oct 26 2017

    We wanted to give customers an update on two upcoming Bitcoin forks—Bitcoin Segwit2x and Bitcoin Gold. What does it mean for you? In addition we put the spotlight once again back on Sweetbridge. Since our discussion with Vinay Gupta we wanted to revisit what makes Sweetbridge so special. It is a blockchain-based economic framework that transforms supply chain and logistics collaboration through fast, fair and flexible value exchange protocols that unleash working capital for the benefit of all p...more

  • TBP161 - A Foundation for the Data Economy

    Oct 22 2017

    Algebraix Data will enable individuals to own and monetize their personal data. The company’s secure, permission-based ad network will be enabled by blockchain and the new ALX cryptocurrency. The network will be powered by the company’s unique, patented Data Algebra technology. The SAFT involves the issuance of 5 billion ALX Tokens to investors, and comes in advance of a public offering of the tokens to take place in several months. Think of it as the ALX Token being the oil that fuels the netwo...more

  • TBP Announcements: STACK

    Oct 22 2017

    Today we talk with Miro Pavletic from STACK. STACK is a social money platform to replace your traditional money services and give you back the control to better manage your money, without fees. STACK provides a simple way for its members to understand and improve their financial health, creating a positive, sustainable relationship with their money, without the stress associated with most financial products or transactions. STACK accounts include a chip-and-pin Mastercard prepaid card, providing...more

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #5

    Oct 20 2017

    In this episode, Evan talks to Adam Nestler from Skedaddle. They’re launching the Kudos Protocol because they’ve seen how service-oriented economies could use a decentralized tipping and reputation protocol. It’s a very interesting and ambitious project about moving from tipping to a blockchain protocol.

  • TBP Announcements: Simply Vital Health

    Oct 17 2017

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Dee, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Kat Kuzmeskas from SimplyVital Health. SimplyVital Health is powered by Health Nexus, its blockchain ecosystem. In ...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 32: Greasing the Blockchain, with Spankchain

    Oct 16 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee and Petty sit down with the Founder and CEO of Spankchain, Ameen Soleimani. Spankchain is a platform for monetized webcam streaming; utilizing what are called Ethereum “state channels” to facilitate realtime payments over live-streaming adult video content. Spankchain also plans to debut the first ever “state-channel ICO” which will enable them to more precisely price their token before it reaches market, alleviate congestion on the Ethereum network, a...more

  • TBP160 - Bitcoin Beats

    Oct 15 2017

    With a Top 10 Billboard album (The Harmony Epoch), Preston didn't become the full essence of DJsNeverEndingStory until his mind, body, and spirit was stripped to its most vulnerable and meek point. In this rebirth comes music that tells his story without words. It is ambient hip-hop that can only be felt.  We use this episode to chat about growing pains, going from homeless soul-searching in Los Angeles to life changing moments after getting involved in crypto.

  • BlockChannel Episode 31: Settling the Score, with CoinScore

    Oct 14 2017

    On this episode of CoinScore, McKie and Dee are joined by Aram Barnett of Alluminate/CoinScore. Aram’s company have a multiple strategic business units, and one we’re really excited about it CoinScore. Their platform will be a Bloomberg like solution for analyzing crypto coins/tokens, providing information and tools for institutional investors, private investors, and more. A platform this robust deserves a discussion (we got a sneak peak). CoinScore launches late-October, this should get you exc...more

  • TBP159 - Diary of a Made Man

    Oct 08 2017

    Ian Balina is our special guest this week. A former Analytics Evangelist at IBM, Ian has brought a data-driven, “money-ball” approach to investing in cryptocurrency token sales (ICOs). We chat about what is hot at the moment, a little investment advice and what its like to invest $100,000 to $3 million in promising blockchain startup’s token sales (successfully!). In addition, Richard Jacobs joins us for the roundtable! He is an entrepreneur, cryptocurrency enthusiast, and publisher of the Crypt...more

  • TBP Announcements: DOVU

    Oct 06 2017

    Welcome to Announcements with Host No. 2, Dee, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Irfon Watkins from DOVU. DOVU is creating an entirely new circular economy for the transport and mobility sector.

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #4

    Oct 06 2017

    What’s so exciting about Grid+ is that they’re seeking to make Ethereum usable by the masses while lowering the price consumers pay for electricity. In this episode, I talk to Karl Kreder and Alex Miller from Grid+ about how exactly they can lower the price of electricity, how Grid+ is the fruition of many ConsenSys power projects, and perhaps most importantly how their agent can make blockchains more usable and more secure.

  • TBP158 - The Credit Protocol

    Oct 05 2017

    The much-anticipated Token Creation Event for BlockMason’s Credit Protocol has been bolstered by a dramatic development. The token sale contract is ready! They have already distinguished itself by offering their token sale to the public in the United States, in what is believed to be one of the first U.S. securities law compliant digital asset sales. Jared and Timothy are startup founders, technical experts, and business development specialists -- so we get them in the studio to dive deep into t...more

  • The Ether Review #73 — Kik, Establishing a Micro-economy

    Oct 05 2017

    Today we hear from Ted Livingston, who founded Kik interactive in 2009 to address the problem of chat between blackberry, android and iPhone. Since then their chat app, Kik, has exploded in popularity, experiencing use by up to 40% of US teenagers. In 2015 Tencent, the builder of Chinese chat giant Wechat, purchased a 5% stake in the company at a Billion dollar valuation. A move that some are saying has anointed Kik as the Wechat of the west. It’s interesting to see the youth focus with One Dire...more

  • Episode #17: On-Ramping with Dee

    Oct 03 2017

    Our very own Kenn Bosak was hacked...so I asked him to stop by and help us learn some lessons together. When you are in crypto, digital security should always be on the forefront of your mind. With this episode we aim to reestablish that fact.

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #3

    Oct 02 2017

    With multiple fields of analysis when trading, it is often difficult for traders to decide how much weight they should put into each one when pulling the trigger. This week we help answer that question with the 80-20 rule and some trading history. This subject comes up multiple times a week during our trading sessions and this week we have Jason's take on trading analysis.

  • TBP157 - Modern Day Gold Rush Pt. II

    Oct 01 2017

    After 2008, Greece, Cyprus, Venezuela, Brexit and more, people are worried about their paper based money sitting in a bank and not even earning interest. Vaultoro Is the first company in the world to offer its client a real-time Debit card and internet banking functionality using gold and without the need of a bank.  It was around this time we had Joshua Scigala on our show the first time. You see, Vaultoro.com, is the first and longest running bitcoin / allocated gold exchange and recently they...more

  • TBP156 - Combined Forces for Better Results

    Sep 28 2017

    The Sweetbridge Foundation, a non-profit aiming to leverage blockchain technology to power the next generation of global supply chain networks, announced that blockchain expert Vinay Gupta joined its Advisory Group. Drawing upon his decades of experience in the cryptocurrency, technology, and financial services spaces, Gupta will advise the project in a number of strategic areas, including blockchain technology and business development. Gupta is best known for his work on the Ethereum blockchain...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 30: To Bee or Not to Bee

    Sep 27 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Corey Petty, and Dee sit down with Jonathan Chou from Bee Token. Jon is working with a word-class team of Silicon Valley engineers and designers on a AirBnB-esque service for the Ethereum public blockchain; complete with its own token, of course! We discuss his background, vision for the platform, and what lead up to its creation. At some point, McKie copies the voice of the pervert from Family Guy, the moviephone guys voice, and Dee pretends he’s DMX. It’...more

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #3

    Sep 27 2017

    Since token sales have become Ethereum’s first killer app, I’d argue that the Cofound.it token is the ERC20 token that has the highest current network usage value. Using the CFI token, Priority Pass makes it possible for blockchain projects to build communities and network effects on the Cofound.it platform. Jan and I talk about how his background prepared him to lead Cofound.it, and why he’s motivated to make Cofound.it a platform that breaks down international boundaries to startup financing.

  • Episode #16: On-Ramping with Dee

    Sep 25 2017

    Meet Wayne. He is a long time listener of the network and active member of the Slack. He signed up to come on OWRD and clicked the "Just want to hangout with Dee" option in my scheduler. We had a good time, talked about good things. He expressed his affinity for Bitcoin and how it is intertwined with his affinity for Star Trek. We talked about the possibility of a new epoch in how we archive time. We talked the greater good. We even talked about one of my random ideas from my Idea Fact...more

  • TBP155 - Crypto Swan Song

    Sep 24 2017

    As many of you know, this week marked the first cross-chain atomic swap. This is an important step in a direction that allows users to conduct trustless, cross-chain, over-the-counter (“OTC”) trades without a third party. This disintermediates the exchange process between cryptocurrencies that support these swap transactions. We dive deep into this topic and invite Jimmy Song in the studio to chat current events. Jimmy is a Bitcoin Core Contributor and caught the Bitcoin bug back in 2011. He’s a...more

  • TBP154 - Bitcoin For The Bottom Billion Pt. 2

    Sep 22 2017

    A quick mid-week roundtable as we discuss Coinbase adding vault services for Ether and Litecoin. Also, coming back to our show after a little over two years, Fereshteh is an advocate of Afghan women’s literacy and a true believer in women’s empowerment through education and technology. Her passion is to improve their technical literacy. Her goal with Code To Inspire is educating Afghan women with in-demand programming skills, and empower them to add unique value to their communities, and inspire...more

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #2

    Sep 19 2017

    Join us for a conversation with Doug Petkanics from LivePeer! LivePeer is the video layer of the decentralized web3 stack. Yes, you read that correctly: 100% decentralized P2P video. Magic. We get into the details of how the magic occurs and how the LivePeer token enables the economics that make decentralized video possible.

  • Episode #15: On-Ramping with Dee

    Sep 19 2017

    A fan of the show that joined the Slack, joined the conversation, and then listened to old episodes of ORWD (On-Ramping with Dee) to discover how a little bit more about he basics of bitcoin. He wanted to come onto ORWD to ask a few more questions and represent the beginner in the community that is at peak curiosity and ready to consume as much as possible about all things crypto.

  • TBP153 - Bitcoin Sell Out

    Sep 17 2017

    The team behind the open-source, bitcoin-powered marketplace OpenBazaar has published the beta version of its forthcoming 2.0 release. Our guest this week, Brian Hoffman, who is also chief executive of OB1 (the startup behind the project), said that one of the goals for the 2.0 release was to make the user experience akin to popular e-commerce platforms like Etsy. Is it a success?

  • Ether Review Legal #6 — Playing in a Sandbox

    Sep 15 2017

    In today’s long overdue, landmark episode we are joined by an international panel of leaders in fin-tech and blockchain law: Claire Wivell, Hannah Glass (Australia), Alex Simms (New Zealand), Peter van Valkenburgh (USA), and James Duchenne (USA/Mauritius) The theme for the discussion was regulatory sandboxes — frameworks for enabling businesses to operate in a deregulated environment. The goal is to allow legislative bodies to develop an understanding of new businesses before regulating them. We...more

  • Episode #14: On-Ramping with Dee

    Sep 12 2017

    Katie is a crypto enthusiast form east coast, US. She goes to meetups, reads the articles, loves the space. She had a few minor questions, but for the most part it was a conversation among enthusiasts about the awesome that is Bitcoin...enjoy!

  • TBP152 - Pally on the Block

    Sep 10 2017

    So what is Pally? It is the first decentralized social travel ecosystem in the world - using direct peer-to-peer payment. Which of course bring me to who is on the show this week. CEO bossmode of course. As CEO of Pally, Oliver is leading product vision and strategy. As a seasoned member of the Blockchain community, Oliver has been actively involved in the technology and is passionate around the prospects of applying blockchain technology.

  • An Ethereum Podcast: Episode #1

    Sep 08 2017

    In this pilot episode of An Ethereum Podcast, /u/Dunning_Krugerrands joins us for a wide ranging conversation about scaling, “Ethereum Killers,” how Vinay Gupta got him interested in Ethereum. Plus, we get an update on his classic “Ethereum FUD list of doom.”

  • TBP151 - Crypto Boom Boom Room

    Sep 07 2017

    UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar comes on our podcast to talk about his newest venture. In addition to being a crypto enthusiast and trader, he is now co-owner of The Legends Room, which is a world class Las Vegas gentlemen’s cabaret re-imagined using blockchain technology. That's right my friend, the world's first crypto gentlemen's club! As we have covered in previous episodes of this podcast, sex workers in the desert mecca of hedonism have been using bitcoin for several years, now businesses...more

  • NABP #11: Ozzy The BS Filter

    Sep 06 2017

    Ozzy "The BS Filter" is personally one of my favorite YouTubers in the crypto limelight. He has no chill and tends to go off on tangent rants like an angry old man. But, that's just Ozzy's gimmick. Talking smack is what Ozzy is best at. So, if you're not on the straight and narrow Ozzy will let you know! This man gets crypto and understands the impact yet to be felt by its technology. In this interview Ozzy blesses me with many knowledge bombs as well as personal advice. When Ozzy talk...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #2

    Sep 05 2017

    On this episode of Buy or Sell WTH we talk about what is "money", including the heated debate between gold and digital currencies. Jason, an institutional trader for over ten years, gives his take on the subject. And of course this episode includes a list of our buys for the week and a discussion about what made us interested in them.

  • TBP150 - EGO with ETH

    Sep 04 2017

    150 episodes baby! Help us celebrate by joining us as we BS and reminisce on past episodes and how far both bitcoin and us, have come. Then we invite a Grammy Award winning musician in the studio to join us in the fun. RAC’s (real name André Allen Anjos) released his fifth LP titled EGO back in July and what makes this particular release so special is because he ended up releasing the 1st complete music album using the ethereum blockchain. But, let's be real, you can find plenty of articles onli...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 29: Making Sense of Cent.co

    Sep 01 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie and Petty sit down with the founders of Cent.co, Max Brody and Cameron Hejazi. Cent, presently, is a Quora-like Q&A platform built on the Ethereum blockchain. Their service allows you to post questions with monetary bounties via Ethereum smart-contracts. By being a member of Cent, you can then answer questions, and in return received Ether for your valuable insights/contributions. Members of the site then vote on the various answers posted to each quest...more

  • NABP #10: Benjamin Semchee

    Sep 01 2017

    Ben is everyone's favorite crypto truck driver! Don't take my word for it, tune in and you'll find out for yourself. Due diligence, and what not... Ben is well known on FaceBook and still coming outta his YouTube shell. He creates content that is as informative as it is entertaining. The man knows how to make an audience laugh, while dropping knowledge bombs. Since Ben is a fan of Litecoin and speaks about it often, I invited him onto my show to pick his brain. Get ready to laugh as much as lear...more

  • Episode #13: On-Ramping with Dee

    Aug 28 2017

    Meet Clark, an East Coast musician with a bitcoin itch that needs a scratch. As a musician, a professional musician, he has noticed the trend that musicians tend to be behind the 8-ball when it comes to technological trends. He left this talk knowing more about crypto than he did before the talk, which is the aim. Have a listen!

  • Ether Review Legal #5 — BernsWeiss Stops the IRS in its Tracks

    Aug 28 2017

    Lee Weiss of the US law firm BernsWeiss discusses the Coinbase/IRS dispute. The dispute began in November 2016, when the IRS summoned Coinbase to hand over data about all users who were active on the exchange from 2013 to 2015, with a view to investigating the tax compliance of individuals who have transacted in cryptocurrencies. On behalf of one or more anonymous Coinbase users, BernsWeiss took the issue to court and was recently granted permission to argue against the summons, which among othe...more

  • TBP149 - The Rivetz Security Project

    Aug 27 2017

    This week we dive deep into Rivetz which secures your app with built-in hardware security, creating a decentralized & hardware-based cybersecurity ecosystem! In addition we analyze the recent Joe Rogan episode where gold bug Peter Schiff makes a fool of himself with his flibber flabber bitcoin argument. We go in! So who is our guest this week? Steven Sprague, CEO of Rivetz Corp. and former president and CEO of Wave Systems Corp. For 14 years, is one of the principal industry evangelists for ...more

  • NABP #9: JP Richardson

    Aug 23 2017

    JP Richardson is the Chief Technical Officer of Exodus Wallet, which is quickly becoming my fav- next to Jaxx of course. In this interview JP and I shoot the shit and talk about his new Desktop wallet application Exodus. Don't get me wrong Exodus is a nice wallet, but I did have a few dislikes and JP heard em out. Some of the things I didn't agree with, most of them I understood the stance. Exodus is a noob in the space as far as the product, but the exp behind the wallet is extremely lengthy. W...more

  • Buy or Sell, What the Hell #1

    Aug 22 2017

    The long awaited introduction to "Buy or Sell, What the Hell?!" This is the pilot episode of the new trading show on the network. If you like to trade then you'll like this show. We partnered with Jason...meet Jason! Prior to founding Jenkins Risk Management, Jason was Head of Rates Trading at CG Capital Markets. Before joining CG Capital, Jason spent almost a decade trading US Treasuries and building out a successful institutional analysis and fixed income trading business.

  • TBP148 - Controversial Persona

    Aug 20 2017

    This week we talk about how the The Pareto principle, also known as the 80/20 rule applies to crypto. Similar distributions have been discovered in a many fields, and as a consequence, the Pareto principle has become popular among economists. Then we invite Samson Mow on the show. After all he is Blockstream’s New Chief Strategy Officer. Samson's skills and experience are exceptionally complementary to Blockstream, leveraging both his deep Bitcoin and startup expertise.

  • BlockChannel Episode 28: Securing the Metaverse, with Decentraland

    Aug 19 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, Mckie, Dee, and Petty take a trip into the crazy world of Ethereum + VR. Yeah that's right, 2017 is lit, and Decentraland is about to combine two very pivotal, innovative technologies to create a completely free, sovereign virtual reality where we can truly express ourselves; free from centralized control or potential corruption. VR is about to take over the world in a big way, what better than to blend that with another world-changing technology like Ethereum. T...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 27: Po.et and We Didn't Even Know It

    Aug 17 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, Mckie and Dee sit down with Tyler and Max from the Poet team. Poet aims to solve the problem content attribution, by utilizing blockchain technology (bitcoin), their service allows you to submit timestamped metadata to create an immutable timestamp of original written work/media. This will prove authenticity of a piece of written work online, and allow content creators to more effectively get credit for their hard work online. Show Link(s) Poet Website:po.et Intr...more

  • TBP147 - History of Security

    Aug 17 2017

    Not to toot our own horn, but this is a great episode. Because we tackle security and with the boom of ICOs sprouting up nowadays, the tools around doing them have matured a bit, so that it's easy for people outside of the space to use them, so you’re seeing a proliferation of them because they’re much more approachable. We chat with Mushegh Hakhinian, Chief Security Architect at Synchronoss, who is an interpreter for security talk – which means he helps enterprises avoid security mistakes and t...more

  • Ether Review #71 — David Bailey on Po.et & the MtGox/BTC-e Connection

    Aug 16 2017

    David Bailey, CEO of BTC Media, discusses the recent shutdown of BTC-eand its mysterious connection to the MtGox hack which led to the exchange’s demise in 2014. He also introduces Po.et, a revolutionary proof-of-existence blockchain platform. The arrest of Alexander Vinnik and seizure of the BTC-e website by the FBI in late July shed some long-awaited light on the cold case of the 650,000 bitcoins which went missing from MtGox over several years from 2011 to 2013. Upon his arrest, WizSec releas...more

  • TBP146 - The Rise and Rise of Charlie Shrem

    Aug 13 2017

    Hey, hey, hey! Charlie Shrem in the house! This week the boys discuss Plasma. Plasma is a way to create a blockchain (as a set of smart contracts) within a blockchain, by simply committing the root hash of the "meta" child chain (Plasma) on the main chain (Ethereum). There is no doubt that some clever algorithms are being described in the plasma project. Unfortunately, because of the way this is written, the vast majority of software developers and software researchers alike are unable...more

  • TBP145 - Hopes and Fears for Filecoin

    Aug 09 2017

    Bitcoin, Ethereum, Zcash and Tezos have been the networks that we’ve studied most extensively, given that they are truly independent systems with differentiating factors, strong teams, and very promising market opportunities. Beyond these three, Filecoin particularly intrigued us as we see it shares the aforementioned properties as well. And with the Filecoin sale coming up, I thought this was a great opportunity to share some analysis we’ve been doing on the economics so we invite some interest...more

  • NABP #8: Vortex

    Aug 08 2017

    From one Network to another Vortex visits The Bitcoin Podcast Network via Not Another Bitcoin Podcast. Himself coming from the World Crypto Network, on Youtube. Vortex knows his shit, especially when it comes to crypto and the future's potential to flourish thanks to blockchain technology. In this interview we get to talk about past, present and the future of bitcoin and blockchains like altcoins. Vortex explains this current fork and the likely next fork in Nov. (2M block size hardfork) Even go...more

  • Episode #12: On-Ramping with Dee

    Aug 07 2017

    This is a very special ORWD! Dee gets to talk with his brother about Bitcoin. After initially showing Nathan Bitcoin in 2013...4 years later, not only has Nathan purchased, but his curiosity is almost more than his reservation for Bitcoin. He's appreciated the gains in his money pots, but yearns to take nibbles of all that is crypto and learn about this paradigm shifting platform. Enjoy...this is a jazzy talk!

  • TBP144 - Tomorrow's Electricity Today

    Aug 06 2017

    This week we are Planeteers because we are going to chat about renewable energy technologies. You see, generating electricity from renewable energy rather than fossil fuels offers significant public health benefits. But there are barriers. This chicken-and-egg problem is especially difficult with technologies that have long lives. Enter...PowerLedger. They allow renewable energy asset owners to decide who they want to sell their surplus energy to and at what price. Using blockchain technology, t...more

  • Ether Review Legal #4 — MME, the Beating Heart of Crypto Valley

    Aug 04 2017

    Luka Müller and Dianne Schepers of MME — the Swiss law firm famous for running the Ethereum crowdsale — discuss jurisdictional constraints, Crypto Valley, novel crypto-asset classes and the “second wave” of tokenization. With 25 previous “token generating events” and 60 pending projects, MME is a clear leader in the crypto law realm. The firm is now welcoming a “second wave” of clients; companies from the legacy economy which are seeking ways to enter the blockchain world through tokenizing thei...more

  • TBP143 - Damned If You Do, Bored If You Don't

    Aug 04 2017

    This mid-week episode we discuss the breaking news of Coinbase deciding to add support for Bitcoin Cash by January 1, 2018 - Funding customer wallets with the BCH they had at the fork. Also, we dive into financial literacy and why it is important. In addition, Rodolfo Novak joins us as the CEO of CoinKite to discuss a variety of topics. As a Product designer and strategist, having fun with branding and growth hacking, Coinkite is here to become the leading bitcoin wallet with multi-signature ban...more

  • NABP #7: Marcello

    Aug 01 2017

    I invite the main host Cello of The Bitcoin Podcast Network on my show to speak on Common Misconceptions About Bitcoin. Starting from the basics and working our way to the more difficult misconceptions, Cello helps break down the mental barriers around the traditional thought processes these PABs bring into the crypto space with them. This show is for the newbies and for the vets. It has a little something something for everyone. So press download or hit the stream button, either way tune in and...more

  • TBP142 - The Need For More Information

    Jul 30 2017

    Only a handful of people have been able to answer our '10 words or less' question three times. Alex comes back on the show in true hat trick form, but this time he comes solo to talk about a variety of topics. Alex Sunnarborg is a research analyst at CoinDesk. Previously, he was a founder and the CFO of Lawnmower, a blockchain investment and market research firm acquired by CoinDesk in January 2017. We haven't chatted with him since the acquisition so we thought we would catch up. Press play PAB...more

  • TBP141 - The CMO Primer For the Blockchain World

    Jul 27 2017

    Hey our marketing buddy Jeremy Epstein drops by the show to talk about the current landscape and to discuss his new eBook 'The CMO Primer For The Blockchain World'. You see, in a blockchain world, marketers will have to earn customer permission in an entirely new way. Identity will be controlled by the users. Like the internet, mobile, and social, blockchain technology will have a dramatic impact on marketing and marketers. This book was created to help you get prepared. It includes seven sectio...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 26: Off the Grid, with Grid+

    Jul 25 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie & Petty enter a mental handicap cage match in our first ever triple-header with some of the team behind Grid+. Their project aims to create P2P decentralized markets for sharing and selling energy using Ethereum-based smart contracts. Their project seeks to tap into the sustainability movement as a way to assist in bootstrapping the Ethereum network; in similar ways to how AOL trojan-horsed dial-up internet use and the internet with the use of mailable ...more

  • Ether Review Legal #3 — The Simple Agreement for Future Tokens

    Jul 25 2017

    Juan Benet and Jesse Clayburgh of Protocol Labs, and Ryan Zurrer of Polychain Capital, discuss the Simple Agreement for Future Tokens (SAFT). Inspired by Y Combinator’s “Simple Agreement for Future Equity”, the SAFT standardizes the legal framework surrounding token issuance and governs the nature of the transactions involved (i.e. the deployment of capital and distribution of tokens). The complex legal environment surrounding tokens, especially in the US, has led many entrepreneurs to choose to...more

  • TBP140 - 5G vs 4G and the Future of Mobile Networks

    Jul 23 2017

    DENT Wireless is backed by Mikko Linnamäki, Internet pioneer and serial entrepreneur with a track record of founding successful Internet businesses since 1994. DENT Wireless has announced its plan to create a decentralized mobile data exchange, liberating users to buy and sell mobile data anywhere at any time.

  • Ether Review #69 — IOTA & the Post-Blockchain Era

    Jul 19 2017

    David Sønstebø, co-founder of IOTA, discusses this next-generation post-blockchain platform designed to serve as the backbone for the Internet-of-Things (IoT). IOTA is a groundbreaking new open-source distributed ledger that does not use a blockchain. Its innovative new quantum-proof protocol, known as the Tangle, gives rise to unique new features like zero fees, infinite scalability, fast transactions, secure data transfer and many others. Because the Tangle uses a Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG) ...more

  • NABP #6: John Crothers

    Jul 19 2017

    John Crothers is a YouTube personality who goes by 'Crypto Therapy' on his channel, where you'll find parodies and other comical, crypto related, humorous content. On his show he not only mocks the top personalities but also Vlogs on crypto current events as well as publicly tracks and reports his cloud mining experiences. This was a viewer demanded show. My inbox was blowing up with requests to speak with the crypto comedian who goes by Crypto Therapy. So if you're looking for a good laugh with...more

  • TBP139 - Surviving the BIP 148 UASF

    Jul 17 2017

    Explaining compatibility between the Segwit activation of the current Segwit2X code and BIP 148 UASF is the meat of this weeks episode, so if this isn't your bag, or you're NOT curious, well... As of August 1st (and if Segwit is not already either locked-in or activated) nodes that run BIP 148 will not accept any blocks that don’t signal Segwit. There is a chance Bitcoin will experience a chain-split on August 1st. The bad news is that this coin-split can be messy and risky. And if you’re not ca...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 25: Building Digital Communities, with District0x

    Jul 16 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie and Petty sit down with Joe Urgo and Matus Lestan of the District0x team. What originally started as a few Ethereum-based token contracts for creating a service for freelancing, has now evolved into an upcoming system for creating and managing digital communities and decentralized markets called “Districts”. McKie and Petty dive in and ask questions about their vision, current partnerships for interoperable functionality (i.e. with Aragon), in order to gain...more

  • TBP138 - The 21st Century 49ers

    Jul 16 2017

    One of the world's more recognizable bitcoin miners, David Carlson gained global attention for his multimillion-dollar mining venture MegaBigPower during the bitcoin boom of 2014. It took us awhile, but he is finally on our show to chat in this seemingly ever-expanding market, about launching a new venture called Giga Watt. Giga Watt provides turnkey mining services and custom packages tailored to clients’ needs: full range of mining services from equipment sales, maintenance and repair to priva...more

  • NABP #5: Ryan X Charles

    Jul 14 2017

    Ryan X Charles is the founder and CEO of Yours.org. Yours is like Medium with a paywall. Not sure what a paywall is? Listen here and you gonna learn today. Ryan and Corey go into the deep and technical, while I try to ask the gound level question. This interview is a homerun. We cover all things Yours and we even got to chat it up about SegWit2x, UASF and Craig Wright. We also spoke about the upcoming Aug 1st dilemma and how we recommend handling it. This conversation is full of consumable knowl...more

  • The Ether Review #68 — Numerai, The Last Hedge Fund

    Jul 12 2017

    Xander Dunn and Richard Craib discuss Numerai, a new kind of hedge fund built by a network of data scientists. The Numerai platform crowdsources machine learning by releasing encrypted data sets to data scientists, incentivising them to develop machine learning algorithms to analyse the data. Scientists then bid their predictions to the hedge fund by staking funds, and are paid returns in Numeraire, the platform’s native cryptocurrency, for correct predictions. By abstracting its financial data ...more

  • NABP #4: Benjamin Perrin

    Jul 11 2017

    Benjamin Perrin or Ben, from the BTC Sessions, is the internet's most helpful crypto personality. This guy helped me make my first paper wallet, use my first bitcoin ATM and so much more. His informative how to videos are next level and so is the quality of the content as well as in entertainment value. Once a week you can catch a new video on his YouTube channel, helping now over 10K subs. Being a YouTuber myself and we both like bitcoin, a step brother moment "did we just become best frie...more

  • TBP137 - Countdown to SegWit

    Jul 09 2017

    WAAAAAY back on episode #15 we had Jonathan Chester from Bitwage come on in 2015. At that time, Bitwage performed over $1 million in payroll transactions. Fast forward to 2017, he is back on the show and they have now processed more than $4.5 billion worth of payments to date. Quite the leap, eh? If that growth wasn't impressive enough, Mr. Chester talks to us about expanding BitWages' European footprint with a launch in the UK.

  • NABP #3: Adam Meister

    Jul 06 2017

    Adam Meister is an entrepreneur, self made. He is known for his voice in the crypto community and his views of the world. Being a minimalist isn't easy, but when you can the level of self discipline as Adam, it's just routine. The Bitcoin Meister, or Adam for short is absolutely the most frugal personality in the space. Using the internet to it's full potential and even pushing boundaries beyond borders, he uses the kindness of strangers to travel and couch surf. Being a somewhat, ok huge, bitco...more

  • Episode #11: On-Ramping with Dee

    Jul 04 2017

    In this episode we have David Perez. A friend of a friend that contacted Dee through Facebook. Yes, he was looking to make a buck; however, maybe just maybe Dee was able to convince him that there is more to the surface than a path to deep pockets.

  • TBP136 - A New Type of Ownership

    Jul 02 2017

    NEUFUND is building a blockchain-based and investor-directed platform which bridges the worlds of blockchain and venture capital. Our tech & legal platform enables the creation and operation of a new kind of VC fund. One that unlocks the resources of cryptocurrency and blockchain to fund startups and all forms of technological innovation and disruption. You might remember Moritz pillaging around Brazil teaching but now he has relocated to Europe, where he is now a renaissance man, a side-kic...more

  • NABP #2: Crypto Maak

    Jul 01 2017

    Mark aka Crypto Maak has been a hands on crypto enthusiast since 2013. His passion for tech and crypto led him to a profession in the industry, to which he currently still does. He's a trader and sports gambler at night but by day he is the tech support you hope your ticket goes to. Working for an exchange gives Maak a different POV of the industry, and I had to have him on to talk about it! Besides the trading, betting and tech support work Maak also does DIY mining from home. This makes for an...more

  • Ether Review Legal Discussion #2 The Legality of Raising Money Using Tokens

    Jun 27 2017

    In today’s discussion we look at the legality of raising money through token launches, the potential risks involved, and approaches to improving the safety of these new bearer assets. We also examine the term ICO in depth and find that terminology, while relevant is second to the nature of the offer and state of the project involved. Following the discussion is an interview With Peter Van Vaulkenburg recorded at Devcon 2, applying the Howy test to TheDAO. weekinethereum.com

  • TBP135 - Yanking Our Blockchain

    Jun 25 2017

    This week on the show is Margaux Avedisian is a bitcoin investor, founder of two bitcoin-related companies and an adviser and director at others. But what sets her apart is this unique job title: bitcoin comedian. She performed in May at Consensus 2017 (where Corey first met her), a New York conference dedicated to all things bitcoin and blockchain (that’s the ledger used for bitcoin transactions), where no explanations for her jokes were needed. Ms. Avedisian has traveled the world using bitcoi...more

  • Announcements with Dr. Petty: Impak Finance

    Jun 22 2017

    Episode 3 June 22, 2017 — 58 mins Guests: Eamon Leonard, Pascal Leblanc, and Pierre-Etienne Vachon Welcome to Announcements with Dr. Petty, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. We are attempting to provide you with details and information from the people who are creating projects, and we are not giving advice. Please do proper due diligence when considering investments. Today we talk with Eamon Leonard, Pascal ...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 24: Bringing Crypto to the World, with Prince EA

    Jun 21 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie and Dee sit down with motivational speaker, rapper, YouTube star, Prince EA. Prince EA is known for being a lyrical poet of the spoken word, previously a rapper that performed with Grammy award winning artists like Busta Rhymes, Ludacris, DJ Khaled…he once even hugged Oprah. Amazing. So, we had to introduce him to crypto and have him help us on our mission to bringing crypto to the masses. We talk about crypto investing, societal impacts, how multiple imple...more

  • NABP #1: Sandra Malalah

    Jun 21 2017

    Sandra Malalah is a new crypto enthusiast producing original content on YouTube. Her high energy and level of excitement for the Blockchain technology and the future it brings. She's very worldly and with that perspective her vision of financial liquidity is unique. Personally I'm a spoiled hermit American with practically zero money transfer/ storage woes, so to expand my horizons I've invited Sandra onto my show to a simple conversation between two crypto Blockchain fintech nerd money enthusia...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 23: Unmasking the Future, with Metamask

    Jun 20 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee, and Dr. Petty are joined by Dan Finlay from the Metamask team. Metamask is a chrome extension that enables you to access a variety of different ethereum related tokens in order to transact and interact with the web — with the additional capabilities of interfacing with the Ethereum public chain. Their plugin and service has exploded in popularity, and developers are using it to embed Ethereum related functionality into traditional webpages. These sort...more

  • TBP134 - More Marketing Discipline

    Jun 18 2017

    Coming back to the show THREEPEAT — its only been a month between appearances, but we were eager to get him back on. Jeremy Epstein is CEO of Never Stop Marketing which provides blockchain marketing and consulting. With 20+ years of international marketing experience it has led to speaking engagements in over 15 countries, working at Microsoft, led marketing at Sprinklr — basically when he talks you listen. All three hosts are here for the interview, which is rare, so tune in as we tackle, sales...more

  • TBP133 - ICO Woes with MyEtherWallet

    Jun 16 2017

    Shortly after Ethereum launched, Taylor built MyEtherWallet.com with her partner because she wasn't confident with command-line. MyEtherWallet is a “do-it-yourself-&-secure-it-yourself” FREE Ethereum wallet that is extremely easy to use. So obviously, we gots ta talk about it. ICO Woes included. Also we talk about Tropic Thunder, and who can sing R&B better. It gets serious.

  • The Ether Review #67 — Celebrating Erik Voorhees Week with Erik Voorhees!

    Jun 13 2017

    What?! Another Erik Voorhees podcast?!!! In this, the sixty seventh episode of The Ether Review, we set out to understand Prism, Shapeshift’s new non-custodial synthetic asset built on the Ethereum network. In reviewing this episode I feel I was unsuccessful in achieving this. However, the peripheral conversation about Erik’s view of the space is extremely enlightening, especially writ large in his positioning of Shapeshift. The Bitcoin scaling debate, the future of digital assets, the financial...more

  • TBP132 - Dark Side of the Prism

    Jun 11 2017

    This week the boys welcome back to the show and interview Erik Voorhees of the instant, trustless cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift.io about their new venture, Prism, which is a trustless means of holding multiple assets via ShapeShift.io and its own Ethereum token. Also we talk about how a person brand new to crypto, how easy the process really is. Spoiler alert: It's not. Are there any real world solutions? Also we slam Ethereum Chamber scamming everyone and we talk about Sean Paul's (remembe...more

  • TBP131 - Ending Corporate Dominance

    Jun 04 2017

    OK, here we are in June 2017 and it is TIME to start rethinking identity on the internet. The internet was built on principles of openness, freedom and decentralization, but the current configuration frequently falls short of these standards. Now, there is an open-source project is trying to address some of the fundamental problems with the modern web. This week we are ALL about snagging Muneeb Ali to chat about the freshly announced Blockstack browser, which changes the dynamic and brings the p...more

  • Announcements with Dr. Petty: Patientory

    May 29 2017

    Welcome to Announcements with Dr. Petty, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and token offering details. Today's announcement is about Patientory, a start-up attempting to tokenize the healthcare industry. I talk with its founder and CEO, Chrissa McFarlane, about what problems the healthcare industry has, and how she feels blockchain technology might help.

  • Episode #10: On-Ramping with Dee

    May 29 2017

    Sup PABS?! Brandon Bradshaw, your normal everyday student at Missouri State University is your honorary onrampee this week. He is jetting toward a Computer information systems degree with a minor in insurance risk management and economics. So...it's safe to say he is interested in all things tech/business/political. He is fun too! He likes to wake board, chill with the homies, and travel. Let's get to onrampin'!

  • TBP130 - Consensus Recap and Sphre

    May 28 2017

    SPHRE aims to sort through the tangles and knots that are clogging progress by identifying and addressing the issues at hand. It's been awhile since we talk about AirBitz, but our guest this week, CEO Daren Seymour, has partnered up with them. The partnership will allow AIR to benefit from the versatility of Edge Security, which is blockchain-agnostic to ensure intuitive and secure user experiences on both public and permissioned blockchains. Color us excited!

  • BlockChannel Episode 22: Tackling the Real Estate Dinosaur, with REX

    May 27 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie is completely solo; he sits down with Stephen and Russel from REX. REX is seeking to cater to the real estate market, using Ethereum and smart contracts to connect home buyers, vendors, and agents from all over the world. Real estate listings and buying homes can be a fairly complex process; their project aims to simplify this process, from listings, to escrow, to closing. These gentleman believe the real estate industry is ripe for a product like theirs. W...more

  • Announcements with Dr. Petty: Mona.co

    May 27 2017

    Welcome to The Bitcoin Podcast Announcements, a show that provides you details on current events, upcoming projects in the blockchain space, and Token offering details. The announcement today is about Monaco, a platform to enable using your Bitcoin and Ethereum (soon to be ERC20 tokens too) on the VISA network. Why use them over others? They claim to minimize the fees associated with transactions, saving you EUR30-40 on ever ERO500 spent.

  • BlockChannel Episode 21: Building Unstoppable Organizations, with Aragon

    May 22 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie and Dee sit down and chat with Luis Cuende of Aragon. Luis discusses his many tech-related accomplishments leading up to the creation of Aragon, as well as his vision for future of the platform. He gives us opinions on a few other Ethereum projects he has his eyes on, as provides us with advice to share with other budding developer/entrepreneur hybrids like himself. Show Links: Aragon Project: aragon.one/ Intro/Outro Music "Na'Wow" by Umai: Thebay...more

  • TBP129 - The Inherent Risks

    May 21 2017

    This week we take a quick look at ICO's and risk. For more on the topic, we bring in Nick Johnson from the Ethereum Foundation. His mission is to promote and support research, development and education to bring decentralized protocols and tools to the world that empower developers to produce next generation decentralized applications (dapps). We are all fairly language-agnostic, as long as it's sane. Strap in crypto geeks. Another week another hour!

  • TBP128 - Family

    May 14 2017

    This episode we recap on current events. For example; transaction fees, lightning network, Mark Sinclair and SCAMS. Satoshi, we have take off…There’s a lot of off topic comradery in this conversation but don’t be fooled, we drop some knowledge-bombs on you. KENN BOSAK IN THE HOUSE!

  • TBP127 - Marketing Discipline

    May 07 2017

    Coming back to the show -- its only been a month, but we were eager to get him back on, especially since Cello missed the first go around - Jeremy Epstein is CEO of Never Stop Marketing and with 20+ years of international marketing experience it it has led to speaking engagements in over 15 countries, working at Microsoft, led Marketing at Sprinklr -- basically when he talks you listen. I know I do. People don't believe what you tell them. They rarely believe what you show them. They often belie...more

  • Episode #9: On-Ramping with Dee

    May 05 2017

    Dee interviews his bestie, his bestie named Talon.  They get extra philosophical for getting philosophical's sake. Talon is obsessed with Satoshi Nakamoto.

  • TBP126 - Litecoin's SegWit Activation

    May 01 2017

    First and foremost, Congratulations to Litecoin and Charlie Lee, our guest this week, on locking in Segregated Witness activation! In an era when blockchain upgrades have been defined by years of intellectual combat, a new milestone is set to offer a stark contrast to that narrative. If SegWit proves to be safe, it will put more pressure on bitcoin mining pools to adopt the change. Although it seems unlikely LTC will overtake BTC anytime soon, things will get very interesting moving forward. A s...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 20: Building Across the Globe, with ConsenSys

    Apr 28 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee and Dr. Petty are joined by John Lilic of ConsenSys. John’s role has been busy working to proliferate their vision for Ethereum everywhere, all over the globe across various enterprise sectors. They’ve been very successful thus far (have you seen the price of ETH? lol jk); so John fills us in our their vision for ensuring as the Ethereum ecosystem matures, no one is left behind. Very eye opening discussion on just how far ConsenSys is going to embed Et...more

  • TBP125 - False Narratives and Short Memories

    Apr 23 2017

    It saddens us how many people don't understand the difference between the maximum block size, and the actual block size. We dive into this and try not to get TOO excited about Litecoin. But it is hard not too. No guests this week, just a short fireside chat, PABs!

  • Episode #8: On-Ramping with Dee

    Apr 21 2017

    Reem El Seed is a self-starter driven by the pursuit of knowledge and a desire to shape solutions for a better tomorrow. Her explorative nature propels her to push the boundaries of discovery and uncover organic solutions to human-computer interactions. It was only natural this lead to her curiosity of cryptocurrency. So what exactly is it about the deep fascination with the correlation between human behavior and tech innovation that drives her? Well, Dee is going to get to the bottom of it, on ...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 19: Virtual Land in the Clouds, with Urbit

    Apr 20 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee and Dr. Petty put on their hella skeptical caps, and sit down with Galen and Curtis from the Urbit project. Urbit claims/seeks to be a “virtual land in the clouds” that will enable siloed, encapsulated computing environments for users. They believe in a new type of digital freedom; and even the mere mention of freedom gets out American blood boiling with excitement 🇺🇸, so of course had to chat and get an in-depth breakdown into crazy new adventure th...more

  • TBP124 - Affording the High Risk

    Apr 16 2017

    As an attorney, a teacher, and a smart contract enthusiast-Cynthia Gayton is the perfect guest to join Corey Petty and talk about bitcoin and blockchain technology, from a legal perspective. They discuss the current laws as well as speculate on the laws that could be introduced. These two are peas in a pod when it comes to bitcoin’s blockchain and the future of decentralizing everything.

  • BlockChannel Episode 18: Where You At? What’s Your Status.im?

    Apr 14 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee and Dr. Petty finally get a chance to have a chat with Jarrad Hope and Carl Bennetts of Status. After many reschedules due to their non-stop hustling the past few months since the announcement of their project — we got the scoop. We get an inside look into how Jarrad and Carl met, insights on the projects, and their vision for the platform in the future. Messaging applications are all the rage lately, and by embedding decentralization applications (DAp...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 17: Putting the Fun in Coin, with CoinFund

    Apr 12 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie and Dee & Dr. Petty are joined by Jake Brukhman of Coinfund. Jake is a crypto nerd (an honorable title) with a mission to bring sound investment practices to interested investors/technologists/tech junkies like yourself. He walks us through his credentials, then breaks down his plans for CoinFund going forward into the picture; as well as his personal perspectives for the future of the crypto space. Support the Show! ETH Donation Address: 0xa368e33E927D...more

  • TBP123 - AsicBoost Catch 22

    Apr 09 2017

    Technology’s greatest potential is to increase the ability and ease with which connections are forged and understanding between people is built. That's why every move in (Jeremy Epstein) our guest this week's career has been a step forward on a clear-cut mission—to inspire people. In addition, Jihan Wu is under electron-microscope scrutiny right now. Listen in and hear what we have to say!

  • TBP122 - Ubitquity Part III

    Apr 06 2017

    Blockchain startup Ubitquity has announced it will overhaul the land registrar offices of two Brazilian municipalities by embedding land ownership information into the bitcoin blockchain. Ubitquity founder Nathan Wosnack  and Marina Reznek shared with us the first Brazilian property embedded into bitcoin blockchain using the real estate registry platform which was published a few days ago.

  • BlockChannel Episode 16: Partly Cloudy, with a Chance of Ethereum

    Apr 03 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee and Dr. Petty sit down with Shawn Wilkinson of Storj. Storj is a decentralized cloud storage provider that was created back in 2014. Since its inception, Storj has been hard at work on creating “cloud farms” of user submitted disk storage, where individuals who “rent’ out their additional disk space can receive monetary incentives for supporting the network. Originally built on XCP (Counterparty), Storj now plans to make a migration away from the now a...more

  • TBP121 - Liberty Life Trails

    Apr 02 2017

    This week we sit down with former Wall St. trader and now Bitcoin expert, Tone Vays. We talk about his stance on drugs, Roger Ver debates, and of course, the technical aspects on what makes crypto tick nowadays. Let’s move this discussion beyond Roger Ver’s complaints of not being able to make micro transactions On-Chain and move straight to the Chinese Miners and more specifically Bitmain. They not only manage the biggest mining pool in the space, they are also the predominant chip maker that m...more

  • TBP120 - The Token Protocol

    Mar 26 2017

    Nate Dogg said it best: 'Smoke weed everyday'. Well, at least the legal kind, right? Well this episode, it's blockchain meets cannabis as The TOKES Platform provides a digital currency solution dedicated to the Cannabis Industry via a token called, you guessed it, “TOKES.” With this episode, we invite Michael Wagner on to facilitate the necessary education and training to secure and protect digital assets. Also, our faith in bitcoin is kind of in limbo. UH OH!

  • BlockChannel Episode 15: A Hedge on Ethereum, with Numerai

    Mar 21 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee and Dr. Petty are joined by Richard Craib. Richard is the mind behind “Numerai”; an AI-based hedge fund that feeds off of data science and machine-learning modeling. Models that are used on Numerai for algorithmic trading are submitted by users (Data Scientists) on the platform, where they are rewarded “Numeraire” tokens for successful modeling. Numeraire is not a currency in itself; the tokens are used for Data Scientists to essentially “bet” on their...more

  • TBP119 - Shorting the Bull Rally II

    Mar 20 2017

    Coming BACK to the show for a second go-around, our guest was there when bitcoin was trading at 600 when he shorted it. He was there when market went deep bear below 200 when he went long. He was there when bitfinex allowed him to trade at a leverage of more than 6:1. Amateur traders like his old self don’t survive long enough to tell stories later. Well, later is here. And stories we shall tell.

  • BlockChannel Episode 14: Ethereum Foundation Researcher, Absurdist, Troll - Vlad Zamfir

    Mar 18 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee, and Dr. Petty sit down with Vlad Zamfir in their studio (not really, but if ETH keeps going up, maybe). The topic of the show revolves around Vlad Zamfir, his background, brief history -- and discussions around his research for the Ethereum Foundation for Proof of Stake. Vlad also shares his thoughts on the current scaling debate occurring in Bitcoin, and his opinions on PoW (spoilers: he doesn't like). Show Links: Ethereum Foundation: www.ethereum.or...more

  • TBP118 - Bitcoin or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Crypto

    Mar 12 2017

    It came to me when I was sitting in the shower, and I couldn't stop laughing about it. The juxtaposition of an educational website with an egregious grammatical error is immensely satisfying, and also acts as a reminder that seriousness doesn't help you to learn anything. That is the explanation of our guest today, Greg Walker a.k.a. inersha, about why he started a Bitcoin website. Bitcoin is currently the biggest possible challenge at this moment in time for explaining how something works, so h...more

  • Episode #7: On-Ramping with Dee

    Mar 10 2017

    There’s something to be said about the bitcoin industry providing a physical onramp to cryptocurrency. That is in essence what On-Ramping with Dee provides to people — a familiar experience. This week, we feature Kyle! He's like you and me! Whee!

  • BlockChannel Episode 13: Decentralized Web Browsing, with Blockstack

    Mar 07 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie and Petty interview Ryan Shea, Co-Founder of Blockstack. Blockstack is a decentralized web browsing experience brought to you by the power of blockchain technology. Ryan and his other Co-Founder, Muneeb Ali, both share a vision of a decentralized web; one where individuals control the data that encapsulates their private identities. Learn how they plan to create this system with Blockstack, and how they grew to begin this great venture. Show Links: Blocksta...more

  • TBP117 - Venturing Into the Web3

    Mar 05 2017

    The Monolith Studio is a Web3 venture production studio. It’s sole purpose is to materialize Ethereum’s transcendental potential by creating next generation Ethereum powered products and platforms for the end-user, on the Web3. It represents a generational leap from traditional debit cards by putting the user back in control, offering an entire platform of features and setting the bar for security. Hot diggity! Who better to have on the show than Mel Gelderman, co-founder of Monolith Studio?! Le...more

  • TBP116 - Building the Iron Man Suit

    Feb 26 2017

    Bitcoin is the currency of the Internet: a distributed, worldwide, decentralized digital money. And yet, Marcello finds his faith wavering. This new dynamic enters the scene as the boys debate on the future of the currency. In addition, we have another interview. Adam Draper is the founder and managing director of Boost VC. Adam is a 2x entrepreneur and a 4th generation venture capitalist. If anyone can create an Iron Man suit, it's him.

  • BlockChannel Episode 12: In Ethereum, WeTrust

    Feb 22 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee, and Petty speak with George Li and Patrick Long of WeTrust.io in this jam packed double-header. George and Patrick fill us in on their impressive educational backgrounds, where their idea for WeTrust originated from, their upcoming token launch, P2P lending, and much more. If you're curious how P2P technologies like Ethereum can enable next generation low-cost financial services, this is the episode for you. And, if it's not, it should be. Show Links:...more

  • Episode #6: On-Ramping with Dee

    Feb 20 2017

    There’s something to be said about the bitcoin industry providing a physical onramp to cryptocurrency. That is in essence what On-Ramping with Dee provides to people — a familiar experience. This week, we feature Matt Allen, a 43 year old software engineer, from Fort Worth, TX. His favorite cereal is Lucky Charms. What else do you need to know! Hit Play!!

  • BlockChannel Episode 11: Bridging Ethereum and Media with Jaak.io

    Feb 20 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie and Dee sit down with Vaughn McKenzie of Jaak.io. Jaak is an upcoming content and media rights management platform built on top of various Ethereum technologies. Vaughn believes technology to more adeptly get creators paid for the digital works is a major need for the entertainment industry. Listen as he tells us his first ventures in entrepreneurship, his vision for smart content, and Jaak.io in the future. Show Links: Jaak.io Newsletter: jaak.io Swarm: bl...more

  • TBP115 - This Week in Ethereum

    Feb 19 2017

    This week, Corey talks with Evan Van Ness, the creator of the "This Week in Ethereum" newsletter, a popular newsletter that recaps the highlights and activities of the Ethereum community.  Evan is a constant contributor to the space, and wanted to create something "to keep people off of Reddit," so we talk about how he got into the space, and where he thinks its going.  Also, Dee visits Corey in Maryland to record the very first TBP studio recording.  Too bad its only for a l...more

  • BlockChannel Episode 10: A Bitcoin Venture Outside the Great Wall

    Feb 17 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, Mckie and Dee sit down with James Wo, President of Huiyin Blockchain Ventures (HBV). HBV is a venture capital firm under their China based parent company, Huiyin Group. They've secured $80million to begin investing in bitcoin, ethereum, and other blockchain-based technologies, with hopes to accelerate bitcoin adoption in and outside of China. James gives us insights into HBV's vision for companies they wish to invest in, investments they've made thus far, and his...more

  • TBP114 - Life After Trezor

    Feb 12 2017

    Coming back to the show, Alena Vranova will no longer serve as the CEO of SatoshiLabs. In her first media appearance since that decision, we dive into what is next for her. Alena will start working independently and will focus exclusively on her new business ideas related to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The main plan for the first half of 2017 is to develop the TREZOR 2 into a full product, ready to ship to you! BUT, that ain't what we's about this week.

  • BlockChannel Episode 9: Getting Gamers on Ethereum with FirstBlood

    Feb 08 2017

    On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie, Dee and Dr. Petty hangout and chat with Marco Cuesta of FirstBlood.io. FirstBlood is a P2P betting platform for e-sports that is built on Ethereum smart contracts. Marco and his team are looking to bring e-sports straight to the 22nd century, and make it easy to bet (legally) with your friends in your favorite games like DOTA and Counter-Strike. Hangout with us as we learn the ins and out on bringing more diverse communities to the Ethereum ecosystem. Link...more