"How many hashes did this take to produce" is not sufficient to the security unless with the additional knowledge "how much energy a mining rig need to consume to calculate one hash" which is a public knowledge but not well-known outside of bitcoiner...
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5,167 viewsJune 30th, 2015 by SovBTC
This episode of the SovereignBTC podcast starts out with John Bush giving his take on the current Greece crisis and why it's important to prepare for a potential collapse. John Bush then interviews Derrick Broze, author and activist, about agorism (revolutionary market anarchism), the state and technology, and how bitcoin enables Derrick to live a more free life.
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4,225 viewsJune 20th, 2015 by SovBTC
In this episode of SovereignBTC, John talks with Joseph Castillo, the CEO of Veldt Gold, a bitcoin accepting precious metals dealer that also buys precious metals in exchange for bitcoin. The two talk about the economy, the precious metals business, why privacy and encryption is a big part of the Veldt Gold model, how Veldt will buy precious metals for bitcoin, and more.
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4,084 viewsJune 13th, 2015 by SovBTC
In this edition of the SoveriegnBTC Podcast, which marks the beginning of Season 6, John Bush shares the speech he delivered at the Texas Bitcoin Conference on Bitcoin, Anarchism, and Radical Social Organization. John's talk followed a regulation panel where regulators and pro-interventionists took to the stage to provide their arguments for why Bitcoin needs regulation. Not holding anything back, John explains to the crowd why he is an anarchist, why regulation would only serve to harm bitcoi...Read More
3,609 viewsMay 22nd, 2015 by SovBTC
This is the final update from the Uncoinventional Bitcoin Bus Road Trip! In this podcast you'll hear about the trials and tribulations that took place on the final leg of the trip. It was a rough and rocky road home but the Blush Family made it back and finally have the bus at home in Central Texas.
Sorry for the delay in getting this podcast out. Listen to the podcast and learn how rough the final days of the trip were. After this podcast, we will return with another regular season of ...Read More
2,815 viewsMay 1st, 2015 by SovBTC
In this Uncoinventional Living Bitcoin Bus Tour update John gives a recap of Days 8 and 9 with the family together on the bus for the first time taking a trip to Keene to check out Corner News, a newsstand that has accepted BTC for years. John also shares the results of using the WageCan Debit Card to pay for the car rental. Finally, the family get's the bus to a mechanic to look at the brakes, which would end up causing lots of troubles for the Blushes further down the road.
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2,931 viewsApril 22nd, 2015 by SovBTC
In this Ucoinventional Bitcoin Bus Tour update, John and Cat share their experience from Day 7 where John visited Keene, NH to try and get sponsor decals on the bus and sat in on the Free Talk Live radio show for an interview with Franky Hu, CEO of WageCan. At the same time, Cat and the kiddos went to the New Hampshire Sea Coast for an unschool meetup. This update includes an excerpt from the Free Talk Live episode about Uncoinventional and WageCan.
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3,166 viewsApril 20th, 2015 by SovBTC
Listen in as John and Cat share their account of picking up the bus and then the bus breaking down. The family gives the lowdown while stuck in traffic on the George Washington Bridge in NYC.
This update features an impromptu magic word for Aliana Elizabeth, John and Cat's three year old little girl.
LISTEN TO THE PODCAST TO LEARN THE MAGIC WORD AND EARN LTBc!
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2,889 viewsApril 15th, 2015 by SovBTC
In this episode, John and Cat recap day 2, 3, and 4 of the Uncoinventional Bitcoin only bus tour. They talk about the troubles they ended up having booking a hotel on day 1, John's speech at the Free Your Mind Conference and Cat and Aliana's success converting vendors to accept bitcoin, John's lunch with the fine folks at WageCan, their lesson on the ins and outs of the bus, and their first experience using the WageCan bitcoin debit card.
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2,569 viewsApril 13th, 2015 by SovBTC
In this SovereignBTC podcast, John, Cat, Aliana, and Bill are at it again on their third Uncoinventional bitcoin-only cross country road trip. This time they are flying to the North East and picking up a converted school bus that will be christened The Bitcoin Bus!
Listen in as John and Cat recap their first day of travel which included the kiddo's first plane ride, an unfortunate gift card experience at Chile's that that had a bright side and led to the birth of a new bitcoiner, and final...Read More
3,816 viewsApril 11th, 2015 by SovBTC
The Blush Family departed this weekend on their third "Uncoinventional" bitcoin-only cross country tour.
They will arrive in Philadelphia by plane for the Free Your Mind Conference, then drive in a rental car to New Hampshire where they will pick up their new home on wheels, The Bitcoin Bus.
By plane, by car, and finally by bus, the family will live on bitcoin only until they return to Texas where they will take over their new family business, Brave New Books. The Austin based "undergroun...Read More