Spend Bitcoins While They Are Cheap! – Bits & Pieces #8

Bitcoin Accepted Here

Why on earth would I want to spend my bitcoins now, when they’re worth so little compared to when they peaked? Shouldn’t I wait and hope that the price rises again? The short answer is “No, because I feel like spending my coin.” I want some new stuff and I want to buy it with bitcoins, but that’s not all there is to this decision. There are always reasons to hold and reasons to spend, …

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YMB Podcast E52: A Year of Bitcoin

This is the last of our Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today is by far one of the most exciting days in YMB history. Since our show goes out once a week, episode 52 marks one full year of podcasting. We are thrilled to have reached this point and today, we’ll be sharing some of the best stories from our journey. We’ll have plenty of laughs, chat about some truly amazing people, and tons more.…

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YMB Christmas Day 11: YMB Live!

This is day eleven the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! For a few months in 2014, we did a weekly live edition of the YMB podcast. The station we used no longer operates, but we wanted to revisit some of that excitement, so for today’s special, we’re sharing some clips from our very last live show. Among other things, we’ll be chatting about a list of signs that you might be obsessed with Bitcoin. Enjoy!…

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YMB Christmas Day 10: Butterfly Labs Ruined

This is day ten the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Over the past few years, a company called Butterfly Labs has been promising to produce and deliver ASIC Bitcoin mining hardware, only to be repeatedly delayed. Many people waited nearly a year for their products, and some may still be waiting. We decided to exercise some of our free market rights by publicly expressing our displeasure with the company. We destroyed our miner with guns, …

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YMB Christmas Day 9: Bitcoin Community

This is day nine of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! For today’s special, we reached out to the Bitcoin community and asked for some thoughts about the past year in Bitcoin. The specific question was this: “In your opinion, what is the most important way in which the Bitcoin world has changed or grown in the past year and why?” These are your responses. Enjoy!

If you haven’t heard about the Twelve Days of …

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YMB Christmas Day 8: Bitcoin’s Future – Lost Audio!

This is day eight of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Ok, so this audio wasn’t exactly lost, but it is an old recording that was never officially released as part of the YMB podcast! Since we’ve been reminiscing about our first full year of podcasting, we thought it would be fun to release one of our very first recordings. This short episode was our entry for the Let’s Talk Bitcoin podcast contest over a …

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YMB Christmas Day 7: Twelve Days of Bitcoin Song

Twelve Days of Bitcoin Song

This is day seven of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today’s feature is John Stuart’s fantastic new Bitcoin song, The Twelve Days of Bitcoin. There’s nothing like a good parody during the Christmas season! Tune in to learn about some of Satoshi’s best Christmas gifts! Watch our awesome slideshow in the video below and be sure to catch the audio-only version too, so you can get today’s secret hashtag.

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YMB Christmas Day 6: Jeffrey Tucker

Jeffrey Tucker

This is day six of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today, we’re speaking with Jeffrey Tucker, the Chief Liberty Officer of Liberty.me. He’s joined us before for a special in July 2014, and we loved having him. That’s why he’s back to tell us some important ways in which Bitcoin has developed over the past year and how it can continue to change our world. He’ll even share a story about a helicopter …

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