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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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How to Destroy Bitcoin – Bits & Pieces #4

We love Bitcoin. A lot. So why would we want to destroy it? Well, for the most part, we don't. But if you've listened to our weekly podcast before, you may have heard us chatting a few times about how the only thing likely to displace Bitcoin is something better. So today, I'm talking about what could be better. If we really did want to destroy Bitcoin, how should we design an ultimate new currency?…

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Multisignature at Coinbase! – Bits & Pieces #2

In the future, I'll probably avoid writing about two topics so similar, two weeks in a row, but events worked out darn near perfect this time. Last week, I described how multisgnature Bitcoin addresses work and why they are so useful. Just two days later, Coinbase announced a new feature called Multisig Vault. You can now control your own keys when using Coinbase and the company has no ability to run off with your …

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Multisignature – Bits & Pieces #1

Welcome to this first edition of our new weekly Bits and Pieces column! I've decided it might be interesting to start posting some short and simple thoughts on specific topics. If a week's topic needs any definition or explanation, I'll provide it, then I'll throw in my own opinion. All in 500 words or less. Maybe slightly more today, accounting for this intro. Here we go!

So for our first topic: multisignature. What the heck …

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Escrow My Bits: A New Bitcoin Escrow Service

Escrow My Bits Bitcoin Escrow Service

Escrow My Bits is a brand new service designed to handle several different kinds of Bitcoin escrow. I recently spoke to the service's creator, Josh, to learn more about what it is and how it works.

For those who are willing to place their full trust in Escrow My Bits, the company offers two types of traditional escrow, where…

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YMB Podcast E33: BlockSign and Family Economics

This week on the You, Me, and BTC Podcast, we'll be chatting with Nicholas Thorne. He is one of the creators of BlockSign, a brand new e-signature service that utilizes the Bitcoin blockchain. It allows you to embed documents in the blockchain so you can later prove what you have or have not signed. Mr. Thorne will explain how it works, why it's useful, and everything else. After that, we'll play a recording of …

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