I Cheated on Bitcoin This Week. Hard. – YMB Podcast E210

Cheating on Bitcoin

This is episode 210 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Look, we're not all perfect. We love Bitcoin, but sometimes it's just too fat for us. And those hot altcoins won't stop flirting with us. It's a fatal attraction that can wreck even the strongest relationships.

But seriously, that's exactly what happened to me this week. Bitcoin wanted $14 from me and I'd had enough. For too long, this bloated …

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ICO Tip: How to Get the Most for Your Money

ICOBox, the world's leading provider of SaaS ICO solutions for companies wishing to carry out their own ICO, has just made an announcement: During the week of December 18, 20017 it will be launching its Token Store that aims to democratize access to promising new tokens for the wide community of potential token holders. The Store will offer token sales for a wide range of promising projects, at discounts ranging from 30-75%.

Many ICOs offer …

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uKit ICO About to Disrupt Website Building Industry with AI

Well known website builder, uKit, is planning on entering the red-hot ICO market by adding AI to any website with machine learning and blockchain-based data mining services. They have partnered up with ICOBox, a leading supplier of package solutions for companies that are interested in carrying out an ICO but don't have the resources or experience to do so. Their ICO is slated for January 2018, with a soft cap of $2.5 million and a …

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Eduardo Knows Firsthand: Bitcoin Is Necessary to Survive in Venezuela – YMB Podcast E209

Nicolas Maduro Bitcoin

This is episode 209 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Today's show is an absolutely special interview with Purse.io's Eduardo Gomez. Zack Voell sat down with him to chat about the importance of Bitcoin in places where fiat currency blatantly fails. And as a Venezuelan native, Eduardo knows exactly how dangerous bad monetary policy can be.

He said that Venezuela prints money so fast that inflation amounts to a …

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Genomic Data Hub Shivom Voted in as ICOS Project

Shivom has been overwhelmingly voted for as a new project to receive ICOBox tools through the company's ICOS platform. This platform allows the ICOS token holder community to vote for what it considers to be the most promising ideas, and Shivom has received the most votes since the platform launched earlier this year. ICOBox then provides its ready-made ICO solutions to the winners without an upfront payment, in exchange for their future tokens.

Shivom stands …

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Major Online Retailer *Stops* Accepting Bitcoin. Bring on the Haters. – YMB Podcast E208

Live Bitcoin Podcast

This is episode 208 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

As the Bitcoin price continues to soar to mind-boggling heights, some people just have to kill the buzz. There are plenty of tweeps out there who look for every possible opportunity to discredit crypto, likely because they feel bitter for never investing in it.

To be fair, there's absolutely nothing wrong with criticism. We need to be able to take …

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Stop Calling Bitcoin a “Community”

Bitcoin is a revolutionary technology as the world's first completely decentralized peer-to-peer payment network. As millions of people around the world pour billions of dollars into Bitcoin, everyone from rural subsistence farmers to swamp-dwelling policymakers increasingly take note.

While Bitcoin matures, hordes of pundits, bloggers, and journalists perpetually reference a "Bitcoin community" responsible for the challenges, changes and successes of Bitcoin.

But there is no Bitcoin community.

One could be forgiven for not readily understanding …

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The Free Market Chose Digital Kittens Over Everything Else. Now What? – YMB Podcast E207


This is episode 207 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Whether you like it or not, CryptoKitties took over the internet this weekend. And the collectible cats didn't just dominate social media. They literally took over the Ethereum blockchain, filling up the blocks and causing a spike in transaction fees.

What on earth could this mean? Isn't the blockchain supposed to be used for more noble purposes? And aren't …

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