Cryptopias Compete in Mr. Roboto – YMB Podcast E141

Bitcoin vs eCoin in Mr. Robot

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This is episode 141 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

A recent episode of USA’s Mr. Robot featured a tense battle between two dystopian crypto theologies. On one side, there was Bitcoin, with its privacy- and freedom-loving followers. And on the other side, corporate tycoons aimed to create a predatory cryptocurrency, eCoin.

The TV show is fictional, of course, but could this scenario really happen? …

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You Thought These Practices Were All Deplorable. But Are They Really? – YMB Podcast E140

Evil Businessman

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This is episode 140 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

People often do disgusting things to make money. They plagiarize, deceive their customers, try to do as little work as possible, and much more. Even we do those things at times. But are they always that bad? This week’s show is all about business ethics and how companies can profit without exploitation.

In part though, we’re …

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TonyBet Leads the Gaming Market by Accepting Bitcoin, Allows Deposits in Bitcoin While Playing in Regular Currencies

TonyBet Accepts Bitcoin

24th August 2016 – With Bitcoin establishing its presence in the online gaming market, TonyBet.com started accepting deposits in digital currency.

An all-around online gaming site has announced it has partnered up with the SpectroCoin e-wallet to become one of the first recognised and well established gaming sites to accept Bitcoin. The site will allow its players to deposit and withdraw funds in Bitcoin, but will convert them to regular currencies while in-play – a …

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This Bitcoin User Just Got a Nasty Surprise From His Bank – YMB Podcast E139

Bank to Bitcoin User

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This is episode 139 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

We’ve got all kinds of fun planned for today’s show. First up, we’ll cover, the rising price of BitCrystals, the in-game currency for Spells of Genesis. If you still haven’t heard about it, SoG is an upcoming trading card game that uses cards stored on the Bitcoin blockchain. It’s pretty darn cool.

Then after that, …

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Online Gambling and the Bitcoin Effect

Bitcoin Circuit

Back in January 2009, the first ever Bitcoin transaction took place. Since then, awareness of the currency has grown and coins have greatly increased in value. Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency, a unit of value which exists in digital format only and is processed on the Bitcoin blockchain.

Despite the hacking of several high profile coin exchanges, the digital currency remains popular. One sector that has embraced the Bitcoin revolution is the online gambling industry. …

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Inflation: Slave, Save, Retire, & Sob – YMB Podcast E138

Bitcoin Inflation

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This is episode 138 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

We don’t think about it very much, but inflation is a serious killer. I recently had some retirement plans running through my head and wanted to see how much value my savings might lose throughout my career. A quick check informed me that the US Dollar has lost a whopping 75% of it’s buying power over …

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This Is Kim Dotcom’s Grand Vision for Bitcoin’s Future – YMB Podcast E137

Kim Dotcom Scaling Bitcoin

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This is episode 137 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Kim Dotcom has some serious plans for the futures of file sharing and Bitcoin. His three main projects right now are (supposedly) Megaupload 2.0, Bitcache, and MegaNet. The Internet celebrity certainly has a reputation for making wild claims that never come to fruition, but there is still a chance that these projects will revolutionize our digital …

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We Learned This After Countless Failed Bitcoin Ventures – YMB Podcast E136

Physical Bitcoins

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This is episode 136 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

We’ve invested tons of time, sweat, money, and tears into numerous Bitcoin ventures over the years. We tried Bitcoin mining, selling physical Bitcoins, day trading, hosting live Bitcoin news shows, and more. And the truth is, many of those Bitcoin ventures completely flopped – at least in a way. But we haven’t given up.…

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