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Tales from the Crypt: A Bitcoin Podcast

Aug 26, 2020

Join Marty as he sits down with Chris Bendiksen, Head of Research at Coinshares, to discuss:

- Consciousness

- Time

- Mining

- Hashrate derivatives

- Asynchronous time + Proof of Work


- Free will

- Education

- Bitcoin's benefits to a portfolio

- Energy consumption

- much more

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Aug 24, 2020

Join Marty as he sits down with Luke Gromen, founder of Forrest for the Trees research firm, to discuss:

- The Dollar as a rubber band ruler

- The Fed's catch-22

- Bankruptcy via inflation

- Debt/GDP

- Apolitical alternatives to the Dollar

- Money + energy

- much more

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Aug 20, 2020

This week Marty and Matt discuss:

- Ongoing bsv dust attack 

- OXT research alleged wasabi vulnerability 

- Strike adds cashback 

- Hash rate hits ATH then floods in Sichuan 

- Tor statement on recent exit node attacks 

- Tor proposal for possible DoS mitigations 

- allows you to easily fund Tor...

Aug 20, 2020

Join Marty and Matt as they sit down with Alex Leishman and Andrew Benson, co-founders of River Financial, to discuss:

- Starting a company with your cousin

- Expanding River to 30 states

- River's foray into Hawaii

- Hawaii's regulatory history with Bitcoin

- Onboarding and educating high net worth individuals


Aug 13, 2020

This week Marty and Matt discuss:

- numbers run, yams fucked, fees sliced

- malicious tor exit node attacks 

- microstrategy macro strategy

- portnoy and winklevii 

- whirlpool and postmix spending FAQ 

- bisq v1.3.7 

- psbt toolkit v0.1.1 

- c-lightning v0.9.0-1

- nodl dojo and one v0.1.1d 

- Fully Noded v0.1.68