Introduction to Dandelion (BIP 156) with Giulia Fanti – The Coin Pod, Ep. 28

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Giulia Fanti, a computer scientist who introduced the Dandelion protocol in early 2017 as an effort to improve the anonymity of Bitcoin transactions joins me to discuss the details her proposal, the importance of anonymous peer-to-peer payments, and her experiences working with Bitcoin Core developers.

> Read "Dandelion: Redesigning the Bitcoin Network for Anonymity" > Read BIP 156

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Screw Bcash Rage Fest – YMB Podcast E257

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E257

This is episode 257 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

Sorry guys but Daniel's out again this week. Tim and Zack have to run things by themselves again so this show will likely suck.

Seriously, all they want to do this week is rail on Bcash. They'll rip it to shreds for sure because they can.

These dudes might even throw a few left hooks at Craig Wright. Apparently he …

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What’d You Expect? – Tim’s Two Cents #27

Tim's Two Cent's #27

This is episode 27 of Tim's Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

It's been quite the weekend! Someone shot up a gaming tournament and a politician finally drifted off to that great oligarchy in the sky. Tim will start things off this week with his thoughts on the Madden shooting in Florida. How could anyone see this coming? Your beloved host has some ideas.

Then Tim weighs in on the …

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More Free Speech & Privacy with ZenCash Co-Founder Rob Viglione – YMB Podcast E256

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This is episode 256 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

First up today, we'll introduce our genius guest and share his story. Rob Viglione helped found ZenCash, one of the most respected privacy-oriented cryptocurrencies out there. But his team hopes to turn the project into an entire platform packed with anonymous features. Rob is a serious liberty lover, so we're excited to learn how he's making the world more free.…

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I Was Screaming & Swearing at a Helpless Old Lady – Unpopular Opinions #9

Unpopular Opinions #9

Listen up. This is episode 9 of Unpopular Opinions with Ryan Tofil. It's the newest show on the YMB Network and it's just plain darling.

Ryan's main man, Bryan, has done a lot of things he's not proud of. One time he ate a chocolate éclair out of the garbage and his girlfriend's mom saw him. But this is worse than that. Much worse.

Ryan starts off this week's show with an innocent conversation about …

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The Bitcoin Standard with Saifedean Ammous – The Coin Pod, Ep. 26

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Four months ago, Dr. Saifedean Ammous published the most succinct apology for Bitcoin as a viable alternative to state-issued fiat currency in his book "The Bitcoin Standard," which also serves as a de fact apology for the perennially controversial idea known as Bitcoin Maximalism. Regardless of your opinions on cryptocurrency, Dr. Ammous' thoughts are well worth hearing.

Dr. Ammous, when he's not being interviewed or tweeted at, is an …

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Express Your Life Away – Tim’s Two Cents #26

Tim's Two Cents #26

This is episode 26 of Tim's Two Cents – the outrageous show where Tim argues with himself.

This week, your favorite host will kick things off by talking about where his head has been over the past week. Car crashes and reduced creative output make Tim a dull boy, but he has some thoughts on making the most of your free time.

He'll explain how easy it is to waste hours a day with pointless …

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Free Speech & Algorithms: Twitter Claims They Don’t Shadowban – YMB Podcast E255

You, Me, and BTC Podcast E255

This is episode 255 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast.

People have long accused Twitter of secretly hiding tweets and accounts that management didn't like. Users call the practice "shadowbanning" and often lament their victimhood. The left likes to claim that Twitter shadowbans the left, atheists like to claim that Twitter shadowbans atheists, and so on.

So recently, Twitter tried to set the record straight. In a blog post, they …

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