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Tales from the Crypt: A Bitcoin Podcast

Dec 8, 2020

Join Marty as he sits down with Keith Levene, founding member of The Clash and Public Image Limited, to discuss:

- Punk Rock in the 1970s/1980s

- Parallels between England in the early 80s and 2020

- Record Labels as a centralizing force

- Bitcoin as a force for good

- Time preference

- Great American Mining

- Streaming...

Sep 24, 2020

This week Marty and Matt discuss:

- Lightning node firewall circuitbreaker 

- Iran power plants making mining moves 

- Timeline of bitmain power struggle 

- Bisq v1.3.9 

- BlueWallet v5.5.9 

- Tails v4.11 

- nix-bitcoin v0.0.17 

- Dojo v1.8.0 released 

- Specter v0.8.0 

- Smartcard support for Specter DIY HWW 


Sep 23, 2020

Join Marty as he sits down with Christopher Gimmer and Marc Chouinard, co-founders of Snappa, to discuss:

- Bootstrapping v. Raising funds from VCs

- Building many businesses and failing

- The decision to add Bitcoin to Snappa's balance sheet

- Why it's easier to move cash to Bitcoin as a small biz v. publicly traded...

Sep 22, 2020

Join Marty as he sits down with Matthew Mežinskis of the Crypto Voices Podcast to discuss:

- Q2 2020 Global Monetary Base update

- Defining Base Monies

- Where Bitcoin stands as a base money

- Current growth rate of base monies

- Claims on base monies

- Claims on bitcoin

- Proof of Reserves

- History of Communism in...

Sep 17, 2020

This week Marty and Matt discuss:

- Stacking Saylor 

- Bakkt all time high daily volume 

- Coin Control in Ledger Live 

- Square Crypto provides another $100K grant to btcpay 

- Sparrow Wallet Guide by bitcoinqna 

- Roy from Breeze on MPP and Wumbo 

- c-lightning v0.9.1 

- Electrum v4.0.3 

- BlueWallet v5.5.8