YMB Podcast E41: The Government’s Role

In today’s shorter show, we’ll begin by sharing a bit about the world’s first blockchain wedding. Just last weekend, two lovers permanently embedded their commitment to each other inside of a Bitcoin transaction. Then later in the show, we’ll chat about some legal troubles recently encountered by Butterfly Labs. The company, which produces Bitcoin mining hardware, made many customers upset with painfully long product delivery times. Now, some of those mining speculators have gotten …

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YMB Podcast E40: Airbitz CEO, Paul Puey

Today we have a special guest, Mr. Paul Puey, the co-founder and CEO of Airbitz. He will be telling us all about the Bitcoin directory that his company manages and the extremely user-friendly mobile wallet that will be released very soon. Then later in the show, just for fun, he’ll share a bit about his ketogenic diet and explain how it actually ties in with his passion for Bitcoin. Tune in for an awesome …

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YMB Podcast E39: Bitcoin Facts and Stats

This week, just for fun, we’ll be sharing a bunch of Bitcoin facts and stats. What was Bitcoin’s peak market cap? How many coins are sitting on the most valuable address? When was the first block ever mined? Tune in for our perspective on all that and tons more. Then later in the show, we’ll be chatting about a bit of news. Greenpeace is now accepting Bitcoin donations and Square is currently working on a …

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YMB Podcast E38: Apple Pay and Other Bitcoin Imitations

Last week, Apple announced all sorts of new products and services, one of which was Apple Pay. Apple lovers will now be able to make secure payments using their new iPhones and near-field communication. We’re not huge fans of Apple, but there really are some benefits to the new system. The problem, however, is that Bitcoin offers many of the exact same features and lots more. Today, we’ll be chatting about the two payment …

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YMB Podcast E37: Satoshi’s Slip-Up

Today’s show is a little different. We’ll be chatting about the hacker who gained control of Satoshi Nakamoto’s email account, but before we have our conversation together, each host will be sharing some thoughts separately. When we meet up again, we’ll chat about what the attacker has already accessed and accomplished, and we’ll try to predict what might happen with Bitcoin and Satoshi as a result of these events. This episode also includes some …

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YMB Podcast E36: The Dollar’s Demise

In today’s show, we’ll be talking about collapse of the US dollar. Lots of people think it will happen very soon and almost apocalyptically. We’re not so sure about that, but we will spend some time today chatting about how, when, and why it could happen. This conversation was spurred by the recent announcement by Amagi Metals, saying that they would no longer accept US dollars after 2016. Then later in the show, we’ll discuss …

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YMB Podcast E35: Valerian Bennett from TheProtocol.TV

This week, we are speaking with Valerian Bennett from TheProtocol.TV. He is a filmmaker who recently began exploring and enjoying Bitcoin. He spent some time in Argentina this summer and created an amazing video about Bitcoin in Buenos Aires. He will tell us all about that and explain why he thinks it is so important to share Bitcoin stories and experiences. We will also be playing a clip from the beginning of the video.…

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YMB Podcast E34: Cryptolina and the Bitcoin Dip

To begin today’s show, we’ll be sharing a bit about last weekend’s Cryptolina Bitcoin Expo. Everyone’s favorite host, Daniel Brown, made the trip to North Carolina and got to meet all kinds of cool people, listen to some fascinating talks, and even did a live broadcast during the after-party. We’ll tell you all about it and play a short clip recorded on the road. Then later in the show, we’ll chat about the slight …

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