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    Categories: Let's Talk Bitcoin!

    Let's Talk Bitcoin! #196 Distortions towards Privacy

    March 17th, 2015 by adam
    *Subscribe to the [LTBn All Podcasts feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/TheDailyBitcoinShow)or the [Let's Talk Bitcoin! show only feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/ltb/ltb) and never miss an episode again. ##On Todays Show **Matthew** interviews Evan of the [DarkCoin project](https://www.darkcoin.io/) for an in-depth look at how one community has attacked and perhaps solved many of the privacy concerns that are a part of Bitcoin. --- ##Sponsors for Episode 196 - ###[The Tokenly Op... Read More
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    Categories: Epicenter Bitcoin

    EB70 – Chainalysis, Surveillance And The Path To Mass Panic

    March 16th, 2015 by epicenterbitcoin
    When spinning up a few hundred data-gathering Bitcoin nodes prevented some breadwallet users from transmitting bitcoin transaction, a minor panic quickly erupted about the Bitcoin compliance startup Chainalysis and their supposed sybil attack on the Bitcoin network. Chainalysis CEO Michael Gronager joined us for a discussion of what happened and what role transaction monitoring will play in the future. We dove deep into the tension between the desires for user privacy and the requirements... Read More
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    Categories: P2P Connects Us

    P2P Connects Us Episode 14 - Pokereum

    March 16th, 2015 by john
    On today's episode we're going to be talking about Califonia's attempt to institutionalize a bitcoin business cartel, the release of the MercurcyEx decentralized exchange and DNSChain 0.5, the addition of bitcoin to TAILS OS, and last but certainly not least, Ola and Patrick from Pokereum join the show to tell us about their peer-to-peer solution to the mental poker problem. Bitcoin: Be Your Own Bank bookEpisode Sponsor: Roolo.io, P2P Bitcoin ExchangeFree RossCalifornia attempts to institutiona... Read More
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    Categories: Bitcoins and Gravy

    Bitcoins and Gravy EP #59: Yanis Varoufakis

    March 15th, 2015 by johnbarrett
    On today's show I travel all the way to the beautiful island of Greece to speak with finance minister Yanis Varoufakis. Yanis sets us straight about the history of economics and about how some of the old models we hold onto need to be left behind as we open our minds to new paradigms and new freedoms for all people. ##Magic Word Hidden in each episode of Bitcoins and Gravy is a Magic Word. I know that it may sound absurd, but listen for the Magic Word and you can earn LTBcoin! First set up... Read More
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    The Bitcoin Game #12 - Hacking and Security with Jaime Cochran

    March 15th, 2015 by Rob
    Welcome to episode 12 of *The Bitcoin Game*, I'm Rob Mitchell. My interview today is with Jaime Cochran, who's been very involved the hacking community, having been a hacker since her youth. Currently, Jaime works at Bitcoin company Gem as a security engineer. We talk about her background, and get her take on personal information security. ![Alt](https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7653/16822530485_0eb74c9f1d_c.jpg "Jaime Cochran and I at Gem in Venice Beach, California") ##Magic Word ... Read More
  • 11 Comments
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    Categories: Let's Talk Bitcoin!

    Let's Talk Bitcoin! #195 - Glass Books and a Good Night's Sleep

    March 14th, 2015 by adam
    *Subscribe to the [LTBn All Podcasts feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/TheDailyBitcoinShow)or the [Let's Talk Bitcoin! show only feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/ltb/ltb) and never miss an episode again. ##On Todays Show **Stephanie** interviews Joshua of [Vaultoro](https://www.vaultoro.com/) an exchange that eschews dollars or other fiat currencies to trade Bitcoin directly against vaulted gold. --- ##Credits for Episode 195 Content for todays episode was provided by Stephanie a... Read More
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    Categories: Interviews, General

    Victoria Van Eyk Interviews Andreas Antonopoulos: Bitcoin for the Other 6.5 Billion (Audio)

    March 14th, 2015 by OurEverydayEarth
    In April 2014, [Victoria van Eyk](https://twitter.com/victoriavaneyk) of ChangeTip had the pleasure of sitting down with Bitcoin thought leader [Andreas Antonopoulos](https://twitter.com/aantonop) to ask in-depth questions about the industry. The following is a recorded interview that explores how Bitcoin and blockchain technology can actually change the world for the other 6.5 billion. (Warning: Contains strong language in the later stages of the interview.) Read More
  • 10 Comments
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    Categories: General

    An Alternate Reality for LTBcoin

    March 13th, 2015 by john
    Recently on my LTB network podcast, P2P Connects Us, Matthew Deiters joined the show to talk about his company, Assembly. Assembly is a collaboration platform for open source software projects with a twist: contributors actually get paid if the project is successful in the market. The way it works is that someone with an idea for an app creates a project on Assembly and is issued an initial sum of “Assembly coins.” At the time that they are issued, the coins aren't worth anything bec... Read More
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    Categories: Interviews

    ChangeCup NYC Brings Coffee and Care to Homeless: Interview with dmnyc, Part 1

    March 13th, 2015 by cherapple

    After countless people walked over the body of a homeless man on the Upper West Side of New York City before someone called an ambulance, Daniel Modell (dmnyc on the forums) decided he didn’t want to be “the one who walked by.” He wrote on the blog that he created:  "If just one person had decided not to walk past this man, and instead, stop to talk to him, ask if he needed some help, just show him that someone cared, he might not have died that day in such a sad way." ...

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  • 12 Comments
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    Categories: SovereignBTC

    SovereignBTC #56 Jason King on Bitcoin and Philanthropy

    March 11th, 2015 by SovBTC
    In this episode of SovereignBTC, John Bush talks to Jason King, founder of Sean's Outpost about how he got involved with Bitcoin and how crypto-currency is shaping the non-profit world. ####CHECK OUT OUR SPONSORS! [GRCooling.com/bitcoin](http://grcooling.com/bitcoin) - Green Revolution Cooling liquid submersion cooling - the most effective solution for Bitcoin mining data centers! [Texas Bitcoin Conference](http://texasbitcoinconference.com) - March 27th through the 29th in Austin, TX... Read More
  • 20 Comments
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    Categories: General

    Dream Bitcoin Foundation to Organize March 21 CoinFest Event in Ghana, Africa

    March 11th, 2015 by davidareallen
    Earlier this year, I met a young man while experimenting with [Getgems](http://getgems.org/) messenger. His goal was clear: to bring awareness to his city and country about the use of Bitcoin. [Philip Agyei Asare](https://twitter.com/BTC4Revolution) is active in his community and needs financial help to follow his dream. The [Dream Bitcoin Foundation](https://dreamfoundationgh.wordpress.com/) will be organizing a Bitcoin-focused event on March 17, 2015 in Kumasi called [CoinFest](https://www.facebook.com/events/857397027650736/). . . . Read More
  • 19 Comments
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    Categories: Let's Talk Bitcoin!

    Let's Talk Bitcoin! #194 - John C. Barrett and Patrick Byrne

    March 10th, 2015 by adam
    *Subscribe to the [LTBn All Podcasts feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/TheDailyBitcoinShow)or the [Let's Talk Bitcoin! show only feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/ltb/ltb) and never miss an episode again. If you'd like to take a look at the Request for Proposals for the redesign of the Let's Talk Bitcoin! Network, [here it is](https://letstalkbitcoin.com/ad/link/6) Original Published with Bitcoins & Gravy On today's show I am honored to be speaking with a modern day American patriot,... Read More
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    Categories: Epicenter Bitcoin

    EB69 – Thomas Voegtlin - Electrum, Spv Wallets And Bitcoin Aliases

    March 9th, 2015 by epicenterbitcoin
    Powering an estimated 5-10% of all Bitcoin transactions, Electrum is one of the leaders of the Bitcoin wallet space. The open-source walled was started in 2011 and played a key role in the development of the light-weight SPV wallets. Developer Thomas Voegtlin joined us for a discussion of Electrum, their recent 2.0 release and the rapidly evolving Bitcoin wallet space in general. Topics covered included: - The evolution of Bitcoin wallets and what motivated him to start Electrum - Electr... Read More
  • 47 Comments
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    Categories: Bitcoins and Gravy

    Bitcoins and Gravy #58 Mad Potcoins!

    March 8th, 2015 by johnbarrett
    On today's show I am speaking with Hubert, the host of Mad Potcoins. Hubert lives in Denver where he enjoys legally growing a small crop of Marijuana plants for his own enjoyment. Hubert I and talk about everything under the sun including organic growing versus using chemicals and pesticides, the difficulties growers, head shops and dispensaries are having in procuring and keeping bank accounts and how some of these problems might just be solved by Potcoin, the official coin of the International... Read More
  • 7 Comments
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    Categories: Let's Talk Bitcoin!

    Let's Talk Bitcoin! #193 - The Good Ol' Days

    March 7th, 2015 by adam
    *Subscribe to the [LTBn All Podcasts feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/TheDailyBitcoinShow)or the [Let's Talk Bitcoin! show only feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/ltb/ltb) and never miss an episode again. ##On Todays Show **Stephanie** takes the reigns and leads listeners through some of the earliest segments produced on the Let's Talk Bitcoin! show. --- ##Sponsors for Episode 193 This episode was received support from ## [Stephanie Murphy Voicework](https://letstalkbitcoin.com... Read More
  • 5 Comments
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    Categories: P2P Connects Us

    P2P Connects Us Special #2 - Cypherpunkd E5

    March 4th, 2015 by john
    Welcome to another special episode of the P2P Connects Us podcast! I recently released version 1 of my new book entitled "BYOB: Using Bitcoin to Be Your Own Bank" at beyourownbankbook.wordpress.com, and in light of this special occasion I thought that for this special episode I'd take you back in time once again to the early days of bitcoin. Hiro White of Agorist Radio interviews a cypherpunk named Mids, discussing bitcoin's history, how bitcoin is different from previous attempts at digital cur... Read More
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    Categories: Let's Talk Bitcoin!

    Let's Talk Bitcoin! #192 The Foundations of a Programmable Society

    March 3rd, 2015 by adam
    *Subscribe to the [LTBn All Podcasts feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/TheDailyBitcoinShow)or the [Let's Talk Bitcoin! show only feed](http://feeds.feedburner.com/ltb/ltb) and never miss an episode again. ##On Todays Show **Charles Hoskinson** shares his thoughts on algorithmic governance and more in this lecture on The Foundations of a Programmable Society --- ##Sponsors for Episode 192 This episode was received support from ## [Kryptokit](http://kryptokit.com) ## [Shapes... Read More
  • 6 Comments
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    Categories: General

    Transparency: A Fresh Look at the Bitcoin Foundation, Part Two

    March 2nd, 2015 by samj
    In my first post in this series I introduced some basic aspects of the foundation and provided a single example of what I call fragmented communication; in part two, I will look at what information is and isn't currently available from the Bitcoin Foundation website. Read More
  • 39 Comments
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    Categories: Epicenter Bitcoin

    Epicenter Bitcoin #68 – Kamikaze Attack, Block Halving And The Perils Of Proof-Of-Work

    March 2nd, 2015 by epicenterbitcoin
    Is Bitcoin secure from attacks that could destroy the currency? To a large part, this is determined by how expensive it is to carry out an attack and by the potential profits the attacker could generate. Ideally, an attack is so expensive to carry out that no profit-driven attacker would engage in it. Read More
  • 74 Comments
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    Categories: Bitcoins and Gravy

    Bitcoins and Gravy #57 Alpha Point: Powerful Software!

    March 1st, 2015 by johnbarrett
    On today's show I speak with Vadim Telyatnikov, the CEO of Alpha Point. Alpha Point is powerful software that allows you to launch an exchange in days not months. Alpha Point supports multiple languages, interfaces and protocols. It also supports any and all fiat and cryptocurrencies. Throughout the interview we talk about Hedge funds and exchanges, how Alpha Point is different from its competitors and of course about the future of everyone’s favorite currency - Bitcoin! ##MAGIC WORD Hi... Read More