We Learned This After Countless Failed Bitcoin Ventures – YMB Podcast E136

Physical Bitcoins

This is episode 136 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

We've invested tons of time, sweat, money, and tears into numerous Bitcoin ventures over the years. We tried Bitcoin mining, selling physical Bitcoins, day trading, hosting live Bitcoin news shows, and more. And the truth is, many of those Bitcoin ventures completely flopped - at least in a way. But we haven't given up.

The great IP thief …

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Trolley Problems: Philosophy Is a Joke – YMB Podcast E135

Trolley Problem Memes

This is episode 135 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

If you've listened to our show before, you know that we have a love-hate relationship with philosophy. In many ways, it's fascinating, but it can also feel incredibly pointless because professional thinkers rarely agree. This episode is all about trolley problems - some of the toughest philosophical questions in history.

In the original problem, a trolley is about to slaughter …

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Yet Another Bitcoin Hack & Ryan the Newbie – YMB Podcast E134

Bitfinex Hack

This is episode 134 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

To kick off today's show, we're covering yet another Bitcoin exchange hack. Last Tuesday, Bitfinex was taken for at least $60 million worth of Bitcoin. The Bitcoin price subsequently fell as much as 20%. Although we've said this countless times before, we can't stress enough the importance of safely storing your coin, since events like this are far too

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Hard Forks: Trusting the Bitcoin Network – YMB Podcast E133

Ethereum Hard Fork

This is episode 133 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

This week's show is all about the Ethereum hard fork and what it might mean for Bitcoin. With the help of a hard fork, the Ethereum community has now officially erased The Dao Hack from their blockchain. They now have two versions of their cryptocurrency. The old chain respects the original rules of the network and lets the hacker keep …

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Ian Freeman on LRN.FM’s Fundraiser & Tim’s Terror Talk – YMB Podcast E132

LRN.FM's 2016 Satellite Fundraiser

This is episode 132 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

First up today, Daniel sits down with The Liberty Radio Network's Ian Freeman to chat about his 2016 satellite fundraiser. LRN.FM hosts a number of liberty-oriented shows including Ian's own show, Free Talk Live, and of course, You, Me, and BTC.

The network already broadcasts 24/7 on numerous AM and FM radio stations and on two satellites covering …

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The All-Seeing Facebook – YMB Podcast E130

Facebook's All-Seeing Eyes

This is episode 130 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

As much as some people hate it, Facebook really can see just about everything. The social media giant knows your deepest secrets - at least it thinks it does.

We recently discovered Facebook's ad preferences page, where it lists the criteria that is uses to target ads to us. It covers categories like "Hobbies and Activities" and "Shopping and Fashion" …

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Bitcoin Only Has Value Because of the Gub’ment – YMB Podcast E129

The Government Gives Bitcoin Value

This is episode 129 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast!

Could that possibly be true? Do we only need Bitcoin because it helps us escape the clutches of our violent overlords? Would truly free human beings have any need for cryptocurrency? Maybe. Today's podcast is all about those questions.

Several avid Bitcoiners (most notably, one of our biggest fans, Cyril Blanc) recently had a heated debate on Twitter about …

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