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    Bitcoin Magazine Podcast - Embracing Bitcoin w/ Kit Stanwood

    August 17th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    It is often difficult for people to get into Bitcoin without already being primed to align with one of Bitcoin’s strange attributes. Parker Lewis described Bitcoins strangeness as “being counterintuitive, and then hyper-intuitive” after one puts in enough work to understand it. Like many Bitcoiners, Kit Stanwood needed to hear about Bitcoin a couple of times before it clicked. But once it did click, it became hyper-intuitive and she dove right in! Stanwood is now the social media m... Read More
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    Categories: What Bitcoin Did

    What Bitcoin Did - WBD327: How to Trade the End of a Bull Market with Willy Woo

    August 17th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    Location: Remotely Date: Thursday 25th March Company: Hypersheet Role: Co-Founder In the first two weeks of March, the bitcoin price bounced from around $45k to a new all-time high and local top of $62k. The price then dropped significantly, with many blaming CryptoQuant for the sell-off after posting a message in their Telegram group saying, "18,961 #BTC ($1,145,210,023) aggregated inflow to #Gemini: be careful downside risk from whale dumping" just moments before the price bega... Read More
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    Categories: The Blockcrunch

    Block Crunch - Ex-Binance OG Disrupting How Projects Are Launched - Calvin Chu, Impossible Finance, Ep. 158

    August 17th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    I'm excited to be joined by my friend Calvin Chu (@calchulus), former core team at Binance. At Binance, Calvin helmed initiatives such as Launchpad, and is now leveraging his experience to start IMPOSSIBLE FINANCE, a decentralized incubator for new crypto projects. We discuss what it takes to launch a successful token, regulatory compliance, and the landscape for decentralized launchpads. Host: Jason Choi (@MrJasonChoi). This show is not financial advice; show host and guest may ho... Read More
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    The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado - Basis of Lightning Technology 12 - NADO 44

    August 17th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    Sjors is back! In this episode of The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado, hosts Aaron van Wirdum and Sjors Provoost discuss BOLT 12 (Basis of Lightning Technology 12), a newly proposed Lightning Network specification for “offers”, a type of “meta invoices” designed by c-lightning developer Rusty Russell. Where coins on Bitcoin’s base layer are sent to addresses, the Lightning network uses invoices. Invoices communicate the requested amount, node destination, and the hash of a secret which ... Read More
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    Categories: What Bitcoin Did

    What Bitcoin Did - WBD326: Bitcoin Rehab: American HODL Yells at Everyone

    August 11th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    Location: Remotely Date: Thursday 25th March Company: N/A Role: N/A Back in the fall, American HODL and I bet on the outcome of the US election, with Phil Geiger, from Unchained Capital as the arbiter. In this show, we got together to settle the bet. But so much has happened since we made the bet and I asked HODL to join us for a monthly bitcoin rehab show. Despite the massive gains bitcoin has made this last year, it feels like a wall of money is still to come. Money mana... Read More
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    Unhashed Podcast - Ruben Grows His Hair Out

    August 11th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    On this episode of the Unhashed Podcast, we talk AMC accepting bitcoin, infrastructure bill shenanigans, Ee-lawn Musque's take on mining energy mix, how ETFs might or might not track the BTC price, half a billion dollars in a DeFi hack, and then finish off with some movie reviews. 1. AMC Theaters will accept the cryptocurrency bitcoin for movie tickets and concessions in the U.S. by the end of 2021, according to CEO Adam Aron, who first made the announcement during an earnings call on Mon... Read More
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    Bitcoin Magazine Podcast - Monetizing your Data w/ Stephan Dodge and Ian Major

    August 10th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    Payments on the internet have always been a weakness. An entire Frankenstein mash up of surveillance, credit card payments, walled garden ecosystems emerged as the way for the internet and internet companies to monetize. Freemium and ad driven models became the way that users were monetized but if you get something for free you are the product and in 2021 this is turning into a problem. Stephan Dodge and Ian Major, the co-founders of BYOD, think bitcoin can fix this. Host Christian Kerol... Read More
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    Meet the Taco Plebs - Bitcoin and Education w/ Satoshi Sarah

    August 9th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    In this episode of Bitcoin Magazine’s “Meet The Taco Plebs,” I sat down with Satoshi Sarah, a new addition to the Bitcoin Magazine team. Sarah is extremely passionate about bitcoin education, which is what she will be working on at the magazine. She believes in the freedom and sovereignty offered by bitcoin, and is fascinated by the diversity in the community. Like me, Sarah is a zoomer, and sees life through a lens only offered by the experiences zoomers have collectively gone ... Read More
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    Categories: The Blockcrunch

    Block Crunch - EGL: A New Protocol Solving High Ethereum's Gas Issue - Eleni Steinman & Uri Klarman, Ep. 157

    August 5th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    High fees on Ethereum is a persistent problem. Founders of Ethereum Gas Limit (EGL), Eleni (@EleniThinks) and Uri (@UriKlarman), join us in discussing: 1. How miners control Ethereum's gas limit today 2. How it affects network fees 3. How EGL coordinate gas limit effectively 4. Implications with EIP 1559 Host: Jason Choi (@MrJasonChoi). This show is not financial advice; show host and guest may hold some of the assets discussed. ------------- Sponsors ------------- PARASWAP... Read More
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    Unhashed Podcast - The Generationally Wealthiest Episode

    August 5th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    On this episode of the Unhashed Podcast, Ruben and Mario go on some detours. We talk AA+AB twitter drama, who has and hasn't gotten arrested among our hosts and guests, and go on a rant or two about generational wealth before tackling the ancient philosophical query: is calling someone a "whale" an insult? 1. Andreas Antonopoulous (AA) and Adam Back (AB) got into a little Twitter argument this week: AA: Free of dictators, institutions, third-party, intermediaries, and just overall bullshi... Read More
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    Bitcoin Magazine Podcast - The Bitcoin Voter Block w/ Amanda Cavaleri

    August 5th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    Many Bitcoin enthusiasts tend to lean from a significantly libertarian perspective. Many take pride in routing around the government and relish in Bitcoin’s ability to just opt out completely. Unfortunately for the Bitcoiners not interested in participating in politics, last week in the United States Infrastructure Bill emerged an existential crisis for Bitcoin and the more general crypto ecosystem. The bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, that is a hallmark part of the Biden Administration’s... Read More
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    Categories: The Tatiana Show

    The Crypto Housing Boom with Erik Mendelson

    August 4th, 2021 by TatianaMoroz

    Entrepreneurial wizard Erik Mendelson joins the program to talk about his journey into the world of real estate and how your crypto wallet can help fund your next property investment!

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    Categories: What Bitcoin Did

    What Bitcoin Did - WBD325: Bitcoin Tech #3 - Wallets with Shinobi

    August 3rd, 2021 by BTCMedia
    Location: Remotely Date: Tuesday 23rd March Company: Block Digest Role: Host With Bitcoin, if you don't control your private keys, you don't own your bitcoin. That means the first thing you should do once you have bought bitcoin is to move it to a wallet you control. Bitcoin wallets come in all shapes and sizes and offer different use cases depending on the amount of bitcoin you have and how you intend to use it: For smaller amounts of bitcoin, mobile and desktop wallets ar... Read More
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    Block Crunch - Finding Conviction in a Crypto Bear Market - Arthur Cheong, DeFiance Capital, Ep. 156

    August 3rd, 2021 by BTCMedia
    DeFiance Capital is one of the first hedge funds that champion "fundamentals investing" - focusing less on market structure and technical analysis, more on things such as protocol revenues and user growth when formulating their trades. Founder Arthur Cheong (Arthur0x) joins me in discussing: Finding conviction in bear markets Finding valuation frameworks that matter in crypto How Arthur identifies successful projects Why DeFi is Arthur's primary focus Host: Jason Choi (@MrJ... Read More
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    Bitcoin Magazine Podcast - Why Bitcoin is Intelligent w/ Aleks Svetski

    August 3rd, 2021 by BTCMedia
    Aleks Svetski discussed his “Intelligent Guide To Bitcoin” and the misunderstandings about BTC that are often perpetuated. Many in the traditional financial space, government and academia have long dismissed Bitcoin as a silly toy for criminals and predicted that its price will go to zero. These predictions remain commonplace in the mainstream media to this day, despite the network’s astounding growth and the currency blasting past $30,000 prices and making inroads across the global... Read More
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    Meet the Taco Plebs - The Importance of Orange Pills w/ Pleb.Hodl of Bull Bitcoin

    August 2nd, 2021 by BTCMedia
    Pleb.Hodl, Bull Bitcoin’s new head of marketing, discussed his rabbit hold journey and the importance of welcoming precoiners. In this episode of Bitcoin Magazine’s "Meet The Taco Plebs," I sat down with Bull Bitcoin’s newest head of marketing, Pleb.Hodl (@btcplebeian on Twitter) to discuss his unique Bitcoin rabbit hole story, his new position at Bull Bitcoin, the effect Bitcoin has on one’s mindset and much more. Pleb.Hodl went into detail about his experience being “fiat p... Read More
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    The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado - Hardware Wallets and Blockstream’s Jade wallet - NADO 43

    July 30th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    In this episode of The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado, Aaron van Wirdum hosts one more interview without his regular cohost Sjors Provoost. Instead, he is joined by Blockstream’s Lawrence Nahum, one of the developers behind the Jade wallet, and Ben Kaufman, one of the developers of the Spectre wallet, which is specifically designed to work with hardware wallets. Aaron, Lawrence and Ben talk about what hardware wallets are, and discuss the design tradeoffs that different hardware wallets have take... Read More
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    Bitcoin Magazine Podcast - The Infrastructure Bill is Bad for Bitcoin in America w/ Rep. Warren Davidson

    July 30th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past 48 hours, you’ve likely heard about the last-minute addition of a cryptocurrency tax to the U.S. Senate’s forthcoming infrastructure bill. In this episode of the “Bitcoin Magazine Podcast,” host David Zell sat down with one of D.C.’s strongest Bitcoin supporters, Representative Warren Davidson (R-OH), to talk about the specific language and potential impact of this cryptocurrency tax legislation. As it stands now, the bil... Read More
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    Unhashed Podcast - FIFA Grinding, The Silly PoW

    July 28th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    On this week's episode of the Unhashed Podcast we talk about the latest in NFT weirdness with celebrity "Stoner Cats", how video game grinding is the original PoW, Blockfi's regulatory setback, ThorChains incompetency, the new EU proposal on crypto regulations, and more! 1. In a hard hitting piece from Coindesk, a new animated web series, “Stoner Cats,” launches Monday, featuring Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher, Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin, Jane Fonda, and others. To watch the first f... Read More
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    Bitcoin Audible - Read_546 - Could Bitcoin Be Palestine's Currency of Freedom? [Alex Gladstein]

    July 28th, 2021 by BTCMedia
    “Independence is financial,” Abukhdeir told me. “If we don’t have financial freedom, nothing is going to change.” - Alex Gladstein Another brilliant addition to the Gladstein series from Bitcoin Magazine. Gladstein has been investigating Bitcoin's benefits for people all over the globe, those in the first world, the third, connected to the modern banking system, the entirely unbanked, those stuck under oppressive regimes, monetary colonialization, & behind walls of political tyr... Read More