Bitcoin Podcasts

YMB Christmas Day 3: Amagi Metals CEO, Stephen Macaskill

This is day three of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today, we're rejoined by Stephen Macaskill, the CEO of Amagi Metals. He was the first guest ever featured on the You, Me, and BTC podcast, all the way back in episode 11!

This time around, Mr. Macaskill will share some of his experiences since that show and chat about his plans for the coming years. He hopes to begin providing international vault …

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YMB Christmas Day 2: Bitcoin Nostalgia

This is day two of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today's anniversary special will be hosted by just John Stuart. Although many people appreciate the growth Bitcoin has seen over the past year, John encourages a shift of focus in today's special. He wants the Bitcoin community to remember the experiences and memories that we've created together. Making money and building the Bitcoin economy are certainly good things, but John will remind us about …

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YMB Christmas Day 1: Bitcoin Teaches

Welcome to the first of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! By coincidence, the 52nd episode of the You, Me, and BTC podcast is scheduled for release on Christmas day. Since there are 52 weeks in a year, that episode will also mark one full year of podcasting fun, and we want to celebrate! To do so, we'll be releasing a variety of awesome, brand new content for twelve days in a row, leading up …

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YMB Podcast E50: A Bitcoin Auction and Wall of Coins

We're kicking things off today with a discussion about the 50,000 BTC recently auctioned off by the US Marshals Service. The coins had been taken from Ross Ulbricht, the alleged leader of the original Silk Road. Then later in the show, we'll be chatting with Robert Genito, the administrator of a Bitcoin exchange platform called Wall of Coins. The service allows you to quickly purchase bitcoins by depositing cash at your local bank. Mr. …

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YMB Podcast E49: Cryptorush and Difficult Questions

This week on the show, we're joined by King Dragon, the administrator of an altcoin exchange called Cryptorush. He'll explain the history of his project and talk about where he plans to take it in the future. Then later on, we'll chat about some difficult questions that we've previously struggled with on the show. King Dragon will share some of his Cryptorush experiences that shed new light on the best ways to approach regulation, …

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YMB Podcast E48: Whitelists and Blacklists

Today, we're talking about whitelisting and blacklisting with Bitcoin addresses. Many people fear that address discrimination is wrong and could ruin Bitcoin. At first, we thought that's exactly where we would stand on the issue, but our discussion today leads us to believe a little differently. Although listing can still be awful in some cases, it might actually be more acceptable than we thought. Tim, our ultimate freedom advocate, even comes close to suggesting that …

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YMB Podcast E47: Transparency, NFC, and Snapcash

First up today, we'll be chatting about transparency in our monetary systems. One Reddit user pointed out that although mining pool operators can cause centralization problems, the risks there are much smaller than in our current banking systems where there is even more centralization and minimal transparency. Then later in the show, we'll share a bit about the new way to send money with Snapchat and a Bitcoin-lover who implanted an NFC chip containing Bitcoin …

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YMB Podcast E46: White Thursday

Just one week ago, on November 6, a number of hidden websites on the Tor network were seized by law enforcement and several alleged black market masterminds were arrested. We're dubbing the day White Thursday, a day on which darkness and anonymity were attacked.

Although government agents have claimed that the Tor network is compromised, many dark markets continue to operate. Were our governments lying about their accomplishments? Did they really find a flaw …

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