Ian Freeman on LRN.FM’s Fundraiser & Tim’s Terror Talk – YMB Podcast E132

LRN.FM's 2016 Satellite Fundraiser

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This is episode 132 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

First up today, Daniel sits down with The Liberty Radio Network‘s Ian Freeman to chat about his 2016 satellite fundraiser. LRN.FM hosts a number of liberty-oriented shows including Ian’s own show, Free Talk Live, and of course, You, Me, and BTC.

The network already broadcasts 24/7 on numerous AM and FM radio stations and …

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Pokemon GO Big or Go Home – YMB Podcast E131

Bitcoin Ultra Ball

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This is episode 131 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

As you probably know, Pokemon GO is taking the world by storm. It’s only been available for a few weeks and by some counts, it’s already nearly as popular as Twitter. Today’s show is about how, like Bitcoin, this technology can help set the world free.

Actually, none of Pokemon GO’s tech is especially …

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The All-Seeing Facebook – YMB Podcast E130

Facebook's All-Seeing Eyes

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This is episode 130 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

As much as some people hate it, Facebook really can see just about everything. The social media giant knows your deepest secrets – at least it thinks it does.

We recently discovered Facebook’s ad preferences page, where it lists the criteria that is uses to target ads to us. It covers categories like “Hobbies and Activities” …

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Roger Ver Says, SegWit Merged, Patenting Bitcoin, & More – The Bitcoin News Show #20

Dustin & Vortex on The Bitcoin News Show

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 and cryptocurrency news from around the web. His guests for this episode were BTC Art Gallery creator Dustin, coder William Rhoades, and YMB’s own Daniel Brown! You can see all of the stories covered in the list below. Enjoy!

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Bitcoin Only Has Value Because of the Gub’ment – YMB Podcast E129

The Government Gives Bitcoin Value

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This is episode 129 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Could that possibly be true? Do we only need Bitcoin because it helps us escape the clutches of our violent overlords? Would truly free human beings have any need for cryptocurrency? Maybe. Today’s podcast is all about those questions.

Several avid Bitcoiners (most notably, one of our biggest fans, Cyril Blanc) recently had a heated …

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Bitcoin Price Talk, Bank Blockchains, DAO/MtGox, & More – The Bitcoin News Show #19

Vortex, Blake, Dan, & Gabe on The Bitcoin News Show

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 and cryptocurrency news from around the web. His guests for this episode were technologist Gabriel D. Vine, former Green Beret Blake Miles, and YMB’s own Daniel Brown. You can see all of the stories covered in the list below. …

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The Bitcoin Growth Problem and Possible Solutions

Scaling Bitcoin

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One significant problem with Bitcoin and its “blockchain” architecture is the scalability issue. This problem exists because the network keeps recording every single transaction from the beginning. Although Bitcoin offers additional security and integrity by recording every transaction in the distributed ledger called the blockchain, it’s really not efficient, as performance will significantly degrade when the number of users and transaction volume increases in due course. The transaction throughput capacity of the Bitcoin …

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The DAO Hack, Truth, & Time Travel – YMB Podcast E128

The DAO Hack

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This is episode 128 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

We haven’t actually had a chance to cover the DAO yet, but now the news is bigger than ever and we can’t pass it up. It’s been hacked. A clever codester was able to siphon off millions of dollars worth of ether because of a bug in the program. Today, we’ll chat about the DAO’s structure, …

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