Make Bitcoin Great Again: DJ Trump Backs Crypto – YMB Podcast E125

Make Bitcoin Great Again

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This is episode 125 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

You read that right, folks. The one and only Donald J. Trump now officially wants to make Bitcoin great again.

As he put it, “I absolutely believe in Bitcoin as the future of money. I love Bitcoin. I’ve been saying we should be using this stuff for awhile now, but if we’re gonna compete with, say, …

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Expect to Be Watched – YMB Podcast E124

Government Observers

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This is episode 124 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

The United States Supreme Court recently ruled that the FBI could obtain a warrant to access and monitor any device running Tor or other anonymity software. At first, this sounds awful. People certainly don’t want to be watched without cause, especially if they might not even know that they’re under investigation.

But today, we’ll challenge this …

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Is Wright Right? – YMB Podcast E123

Is Wright Satoshi?

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This is episode 123 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

This week’s fantastic show is all about Craig Wright, the man who claims to be the inventor of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto. According to BBC News, Wright recently proved this claim by signing a message with one of history’s earliest Bitcoin addresses, which should belong to Satoshi.

Do we really believe him? Is BBC’s report …

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Tolerating Crypto & the Real Bitcoin Use Cases – YMB Podcast E122

Bitcoin Gaming

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This is episode 122 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Fist up today, we’re chatting about Japan’s official recognition of digital currencies and Europe’s approval of Bitstamp. Has Bitcoin finally reached the point where governments can tolerate it or even support it? Is that a good thing, or are we worried about over-regulation?

Then after that, we’ll cover the Nasdaq’s list of real Bitcoin use

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OpenBazaar Launch, Panama Papers, Wright’s Proof, & More – The Bitcoin News Show #16

Vortex, Dustin, Dan, Gabriel

The Bitcoin News Show is a biweekly Blab stream hosted by TheOneVortex. Every other Monday at 8PM PST, Vortex invites a couple guests on the air to chat about the most important Bitcoin news from around the web. His guests for this episode were Dustin, the creator of the Bitcoin Art Gallery, Gabriel D. Vine, and YMB’s own Daniel Brown! All of the stories covered are listed below. Enjoy!

  • Beyond Private Blockchains:
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Bitcoin and Criminals – YMB Podcast E121 Rum

Bitcoin for Criminals

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This is episode 121 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

For years, we’ve praised Bitcoin because it gives more power to the people. In general, that’s a great thing, but should we be worried that it gives power to serious criminals as well? At the request of Dustin, the creator of the Bitcoin Art Gallery, we’re addressing the possibly disastrous fact that evil people, like …

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Big Macs & Bitcoin: Terrible Ain’t Wrong – YMB Podcast E120

Big Macs & Bitcoin

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This is episode 120 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

What on earth do Big Macs have to do with Bitcoin? Tune in to learn how they can both teach us that bad things are not necessarily wrong and imperfect things can still be good.

Many people hate McDonald’s because the company serves unhealthy, genetically modified food. But others, like John, point out that the McDouble …

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FBI iPhone Hack, MIT Dev Fund, Smart Contracts, & More – The Bitcoin News Show #15

Vortex and Dustin

The Bitcoin News Show is a biweekly Blab stream hosted by TheOneVortex. Every other Monday at 8PM PST, Vortex invites a couple guests on the air (including YMB’s Daniel Brown sometimes!) to chat about the most important Bitcoin news from around the web. His guest for this episode was Dustin, the creator of the Bitcoin Art Gallery, and all of the stories covered are listed below. Enjoy!

  • Fred Wilson, Reid Hoffman Back MIT’s
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