Bitcoin Podcasts

Purse’s $10,000 Guarantee and More Bitstamp – YMB Podcast E55

About a week ago, one of our favorite Bitcoin startups introduced a $10,000 guarantee for their services. If you've never heard of before, we'll explain it how it allows you to spend Bitcoin at Amazon while getting a discount in the neighborhood of 20%. We'll also chat about how this new protection policy should make Purse even better.

Then later in the show, we'll follow up on last week's discussion about the Bitstamp hack. …

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The Bitstamp Hack – YMB Podcast E54

Earlier this week, a popular Bitcoin exchange, Bitstamp, lost about $5 million to a hacker. Today, we'll be chatting about that event. Fortunately, the administrators claim that their customers' deposits will be honored in full, but we'll discuss the possibility that this is false. We'll also try to decide how we should treat the stolen money on the blockchain. Tune in for all that and tons more!

Your hosts are Tim Baker and Daniel …

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VAT for Digital Services – Bitcoin and the Arts #1

Welcome to YMB's first ever monthly special series, Bitcoin and the Arts with John Stuart. We ran a segment like this once before during our regular Thursday show, but we've since decided that it will work wonderfully as a monthly special. Tune in the first Saturday of every month to hear John's perspective on how Bitcoin is impacting all types of artists around the globe.

Today, he'll be chatting about some new value-added tax regulations …

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YMB Podcast E52: A Year of Bitcoin

This is the last of our Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today is by far one of the most exciting days in YMB history. Since our show goes out once a week, episode 52 marks one full year of podcasting. We are thrilled to have reached this point and today, we'll be sharing some of the best stories from our journey. We'll have plenty of laughs, chat about some truly amazing people, and tons more.…

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YMB Christmas Day 11: YMB Live!

This is day eleven the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! For a few months in 2014, we did a weekly live edition of the YMB podcast. The station we used no longer operates, but we wanted to revisit some of that excitement, so for today's special, we're sharing some clips from our very last live show. Among other things, we'll be chatting about a list of signs that you might be obsessed with Bitcoin. Enjoy!…

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YMB Christmas Day 10: Butterfly Labs Ruined

This is day ten the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Over the past few years, a company called Butterfly Labs has been promising to produce and deliver ASIC Bitcoin mining hardware, only to be repeatedly delayed. Many people waited nearly a year for their products, and some may still be waiting. We decided to exercise some of our free market rights by publicly expressing our displeasure with the company. We destroyed our miner with guns, …

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YMB Christmas Day 9: Bitcoin Community

This is day nine of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! For today's special, we reached out to the Bitcoin community and asked for some thoughts about the past year in Bitcoin. The specific question was this: "In your opinion, what is the most important way in which the Bitcoin world has changed or grown in the past year and why?" These are your responses. Enjoy!

If you haven't heard about the Twelve Days of …

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