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 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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Craig Wright, ThunderNetwork, DAO, Core Code, & More – The Bitcoin News Show #18

Vortex & Gabe's Bitcoin News

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 and developer/entrepreneur Jose R. Perez. You can see all of the stories covered in the list below. Enjoy!

This Fortnight’s Bitcoin News

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Bitcoin: Comparing the 2016 Presidential Candidates

Bitcoin Trump, Hillary, & Johnson

Author: Zack Voell

Essential to cryptocurrency ideology is the understanding that governments are unable to impede or otherwise affect the use and growth of alternative, decentralized monies. Perhaps that premise renders an overview of the 2016 presidential candidates irrelevant. Decentralized currencies, moreover, are not a mainstream, headlining policy issue that concern any substantial percentage of American voters, and presidential candidates are not particularly outspoken in their support for or opposition to Bitcoin.

But, for active …

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Bitcoin’s Price Rise, MaidSafe’s Update, & Steam’s Bitcoin Integration – The Bitcoin News Show #17

Vortex, Blake, & 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 news from around the web. His guests for this episode were cryptographic economist Blake Anderson and technologist Gabriel D. Vine. You can see all of the stories covered in the list below. Enjoy!

This Fortnight’s News

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Credit Cards & Car Registration – YMB Podcast E127

Credit Cards

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This is episode 127 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Our schedule has been a little off lately but the YMB team is officially back in town! For this week’s podcast, we’re taking a gander at personal financial responsibility. We’ll chat about credit cards, credit card rewards, and common attitudes towards the banks that provide these services. Most Bitcoiners probably agree with John, who sees no …

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Bitcoin Journalist Kyle Torpey on All the Big Stories – YMB Podcast E126

Kyle Torpey's Bitcoin News

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This is episode 126 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

This week’s incredibly special guest is Kyle Torpey, a Bitcoin writer/researcher who has covered a number of Bitcoin’s biggest stories. He’s here today to weigh in on all sorts of important Bitcoin topics, old and new.

Seriously, you name it, and we’ll cover it today. Is Craig Wright likely to be the real Satoshi? How …

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