Enjoy Bitcoins Founder & Fiat Currency – YMB Podcast E97

Enjoy Bitcoins Bitcoin Directory

This is episode 97 of You, Me, and BTC - your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

First up this week, John and Daniel sit down with Jordan Ale, the founder of a Bitcoin directory called Enjoy Bitcoins. Jordan will share how his site works, what it's good for, and some of the best features. We'll even discuss our favorite Bitcoin services on the list and mention some from our ancient "Best Bitcoin Services" series.…

Read More »

How to Discuss Bitcoin – YMB Podcast E96

Bitcoin Discussion

This is episode 96 of You, Me, and BTC - your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

A relatively new forum over at Roger Ver's Bitcoin.com hopes to establish a more open and civil Bitcoin discussion platform. To get things going, Ver has invited 40 Bitcoin superstars to host 'ask me anything' sessions on the forum. Today, we'll chat about possible pros and cons of this endeavor and share some thoughts about the best ways to discuss …

Read More »

Force Locked Up & Bitcoin vs Blockchain – YMB Podcast E95

Bitcoin Judge

This is episode 95 of You, Me, and BTC - your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Carl Mark Force IV, the rogue DEA agent on the Silk Road case, was just sentenced to 78 months in prison. Should he have gotten a smaller sentence due to his stressful work environment? Was the judge really trying to preserve public trust? Tune in for our thoughts on those questions and more. Tim will even share why he likes …

Read More »

Gemini, Coin Fire, & Behind the Scenes – YMB Podcast E93

Winklevoss Bitcoin Exchange Gemini

This is episode 93 of You, Me, and BTC - your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

We're kicking off this week's show with a discussion about Gemini, the Winklevosses twins' new Bitcoin exchange that has just been approved in New York. The registration process they chose was even more rigorous than applying for a BitLicense and we'll discuss how we feel about such strong regulation. Will it unbalance the free market? Will government approval attract …

Read More »

How Long Until We Forget About Cash?

Author: George Basiladze

In the ever-changing world of finance, many of us grow less and less dependent on physical, paper money. The rapid development of financial technology has allowed us to effectively skip out the physical exchange of monies, as we grow increasingly reliant on e-commerce systems, credit/debit cards and contactless technologies. In many areas of the world, people can go through a regular week without ever needing paper money. In the UK, almost all …

Read More »

Imogen Heap & Mycelia – Bitcoin and the Arts #10

Imogen Heap's Mycelia

This is another Bitcoin and the Arts podcast with John Stuart! This month's show is all about an idea that is still developing in the mind of singer-songwriter Imogen Heap. She calls it Mycelia, and it's a way for artists to store every bit of information about their music (everyone that helped create it, who's reusing it, etc.) in a decentralized manner. Combined with cryptocurrency and smart contracts, the distributed database should help …

Read More »

Bitcoin Piggy Bank and Ethereum Finances – YMB Podcast E92

ERNIT Bitcoin Piggy Bank

This is episode 92 of You, Me, and BTC - your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

First up today, we're chatting about a digital piggy bank that is currently under development. It's supposed to help kids grasp the value of saving money and it allows Bitcoin deposits and withdrawals. We'll share our thoughts on the product's design, its effectiveness, and much more.

Then later in the show, we'll cover some news about the Ethereum project. The

Read More »