Blockchain Could Solve a Massive Equity Problem – YMB Podcast E163

#YMBLive 163

This is episode 163 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

First up this week, we'll investigate a convoluted story about phantom stock.

A few years back, Dole Food's CEO decided to go private by buying up all of his company's publicly owned shares. Then months later, a court ruled that he didn't pay a fair price for each share. This meant that he owed a few extra bucks per share …

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Spells of Genesis Predictions & Altcoin Debates – YMB Podcast E162

#YMBLive 162

This is episode 162 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

First up in this week's show, we'll cover the upcoming blockchain-based trading card game, Spells of Genesis. The project seems to have tons of potential, but some people don't like the way it's being developed and think it could fail. We'll explain how the game works and decide whether or not we expect it to succeed.

Then after that, …

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China and Japan Make Big Bitcoin Moves – YMB Podcast E161

YMB Podcast E161

This is episode 161 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Almost two years ago, we produced a live Bitcoin news show every week for a whole summer. We called it #YMBLive and it was awesome. We haven't done much live work since then, but we decided it's time to relive our glory days.

So tune in right now for our comeback episode! We'll cover China's recent warning to Bitcoin exchanges, …

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The Real Reasons We Distrust the Government – YMB Podcast E160

Jefferson Memorial

This is episode 160 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Today's episode is all about an absolutely amazing message we received from one of our biggest fans. We called for feedback last week, and Mathew O'Keefe came in clutch. He asked three specific questions that will guide this entire episode.

First up, we'll chat about Satoshi Nakamoto. Way, way back in episode 98, we considered the possibility that …

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YMB’s Official Stance on Bitcoin vs. Gold – YMB Podcast E159

Bitcoin vs. Gold

This is episode 159 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

We have all kinds of fun planned for today's show. First up, we'll reconsider the age-old debate, Bitcoin vs. gold. We've covered this topic numerous times (originally way back in E10), but today we'll specifically refer to an article from Zerohedge. The piece claims that the Bitcoin price cannot be compared to the gold price. That might be …

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Plantoids: Living Blockchain Art – YMB Podcast E158

Blockchain Plantoids

This is episode 158 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Today's episode is extra special. We decided at the last minute that we'd record live on YouTube and release the show with zero editing, so this week you get to hear us completely uncut.

The topic? Plantoids. Apparently, some people want to use smart contracts to create blockchain-based DAOs (distributed autonomous organizations) that manifest themselves as real life sculptures. Some …

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Demolish Bitcoin. We Dare You. #BitcoinWreckingBall – YMB Podcast E157

Bitcoin Wrecking Ball

This is episode 157 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

First up today, we'll cover Bitcoin's giant crash over the past few days. According to one report, Bitcoin is getting demolished. That may be true on paper (if you just look at recent weeks), but we wouldn't have recorded 157 episodes of YMB if we really thought that Bitcoin could be demolished.

Most people say the crash happened because …

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If You Keep Saying The Bitcoin Is Heading to the Moon, Shut Up – YMB Podcast E156

Bitcoin to the Moon

This is episode 156 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Some people just have to complain about everything, and Bitcoin is certainly an easy target. So today's show is all about Bitcoin haters.

It all started with a tweet about how Bitcoin naysayers will have to change their strategy in 2017. It's becoming harder and harder for them to say that Bitcoin is dead, so they'll have to find other …

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