TRADITION!(alism) – Tim’s Two Cents #5

Tim's Two Cents #5

This is episode 5 of Tim's Two Cents – a brand new show where Tim argues with himself.

One this episode, Tim talks about traditionalism.

We all look back to the past for wisdom, but do we sometimes go too far with how much weight we give to these ideas? Is something proven to work just because it has worked in the past? Is tradition something that we should strive to keep or should we …

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Mining Ban, Illegal Data on Blockchain, Facebook Data Wreckage, & More – YMB Podcast E234

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E234

This is episode 234 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

It's been an absolutely crazy week. For starters, a city in New York banned Bitcoin mining. How can we tolerate this? Isn't computer code supposed to be free speech? How did authoritarian policies make this possible? Tune in for all the details and our opinions.

A few days ago, we found out that if you keep a copy of the …

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Decentralized Exchanges and HodlHodl with Roman Snitko – The Coin Pod, Ep. 7

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Tim, Daniel and I have a special place in our hearts for decentralized Bitcoin exchanges, and we had such a fun time with last week's coin pod about decentralized exchanges that I asked Roman Snitko, CTO of HodlHodl, to come on The Coin Pod for a "Part Two" episode dedicated to his decentralized exchange.

Roman offers an entirely new set of important thoughts of the security of exchanging bitcoins, the challenges …

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The Six Cents and Centrism – Tim’s Two Cents #4

Tim's Two Cents Podcast #4

This is episode 4 of Tim's Two Cents – a brand new show where Tim argues with himself.

This week your host is joined by two other expert armchair philosophers. Together, they'll discuss centrism and how it can be both good and bad for individuals and societies.

What makes centrism such an attractive idea to many while also repugnant and morally bankrupt to others? Is anyone truly a centrist? Are designated hitters ruining our nations …

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Florida Man Steals Power to Mine, Webster Defines Blockchain, & More – YMB Podcast E233

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E233

This is episode 233 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

The infamous Florida Man strikes again! This time, he was caught stealing electricity from the Department of Citrus (his employer). LOL. We'll share the details and have a laugh on tonight's stream.

Plus: Webster finally added "cryptocurrency," "blockchain," and "ICO" to their dictionary. How well did they define those tough terms? We'll find out.

And to wrap things up, we'll …

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Sweden to Welcome iGaming Operators, Impacting Crypto Industry

Nordic countries are the richest in Europe, and the local population consists of quite a few gambling lovers. However, the authorities of these countries have kept a closed policy, allowing only certain governmental monopolies to operate in the countries. Next to this, the governments were fighting unauthorized gambling operators by blocking the payment transactions that were sent to or from such operators. This has made the bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies very popular in the region. …

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Decentralized Exchanges and Bisq with Chris Beams – The Coin Pod, Ep. 6

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The security vulnerabilities of centralized cryptocurrency exchanges are attributes very much inherent to centralized exchange. Andreas Antonopoulos frequently comments that there are only two types of centralized exchanges: the ones that have been hacked and the ones that have yet to be hacked. And the long and continually-growing list of hacks demonstrates that he's probably right.

An alternative to centralized exchanges comes in the form of decentralized exchanges, of which one …

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Determinism, Predestination, Free Will, & Preforeordestination – Tim’s Two Cents #3

Predestination & Free Will

This is episode 3 of Tim's Two Cents – a brand new show where Tim argues with himself.

Its another Monday and Tim is here to give you thoughts how to navigate the various approaches to how the world works. This week, he decided (completely under his own free will) to discuss the ideas of determinism, free will, and if we really have a say in how our lives turn out.

Is everyone responsible for …

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