Crypto Bobby - Talking Investing in Cryptocurrencies

Crypto Bobby - Talking Investing in Cryptocurrencies

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An average Joe (or Bob) who loves talking about cryptocurrency investing on a daily basis, the latest Bitcoin, Ethereum & altcoin news and what’s happening in this crazy, crazy crypto world.


How the Crypto Industry Has Changed
Oct 30 • 15 min
The great Carlos Matos once said “The world is not anymore the way it used to be, MHM MHM NO NO NO.” And you know what? He was right. Well, not about putting his whole life savings into BitConnect. Let’s talk about how the crypto industry has changed over…
China Bitcoin HYPOCRISY
Oct 28 • 19 min
China is going ALL IN on blockchain and the cryptocurrency markets are moving up because of it. Not only that, but people around the world are praising China for their innovative and entrepreneurial spirit! But is all that glitters gold (or Bitcoin) with…
RIP to an OG
Oct 18 • 14 min
Today, we learned that Circle is spinning out Poloniex after acquiring the exchange for $400 MILLION less than two years ago. Not only is Poloniex spinning out, but it is EXCLUDING US customers in the new version of the exchange, effective in a few weeks.…
Bitcoin Isn’t “Private”… Does it Matter?
Oct 16 • 21 min
After a major darkweb site was shut down and exposed due to Bitcoin transaction trails, the crypto community began to debate the privacy of Bitcoin. First, let’s discuss the privacy of Bitcoin and that pseudo-anonymous does NOT equal anonymous. Let’s also…
Crypto Jobs 101 - Jobs in Blockchain
Oct 11 • 15 min
As the Founder of Proof of Talent, I spend every day focused on the job market within the crypto industry. So today, let’s discuss crypto jobs, where the majority of jobs are based, what type of jobs are out there and how you can find them. It’s Crypto…
Starting a Business - Thoughts after 4 Months
Oct 7 • 17 min
I’ve been building a business, Proof of Talent, for the last four months and in that time, I’ve learned a lot. Here are five random thoughts on building a business, especially for those bootstrapping it. Thanks to today’s sponsor, NetSuite - Download…
Thoughts on Bitcoin Maximalism
Oct 4 • 14 min
What’s the deal with Bitcoin maximalism? Is it the only true way to look at things, close minded crap or somewhere in the middle? Let’s talk about Bitcoin maximalism today! Looking for a job in blockchain? Get started with Proof of Talent -…
CRYPTO RATINGS 💯
Sep 30 • 9 min
It’s that TIME folks„, We have CRYPTO RATINGS. And I’m not talking about just any crypto ratings, I’m talking about are these cryptocurrencies a “security” or not ratings. Let’s gather round yee non-lawyers and talk about it. “Coinbase, Kraken and others…
Is the Crypto Industry Failing?
Sep 27 • 14 min
Self-sovereignty, disintermediation, privacy, access. Those are all values the Bitcoin & cryptocurrency was initially founded on, but are we failing to live up to that ethos now? Let’s talk about the trough of disillusionment, the use case of speculation…
The SADDEST Hour in Crypto - Bitcoin Down Again
Sep 26 • 42 min
Rut Rohhhh, Bitcoin is down again as is the entire cryptocurrency market, and no one really knows why. Grab a drink and let’s hang out for some Crypto Happy Hour, or in this case, Crypto Sad Hour. Thanks to today’s sponsor, NetSuite - Download NetSuite…
Bakkt is a FLOP?! Or is it?
Sep 23 • 15 min
Bakkt’s highly anticipated physically-settled Bitcoin futures launched today, but with under $1M of volume. With so much talk about Bakkt being the on-ramp for major institutional investment into Bitcoin, is this is a FLOP? Or should be take a step back…
Crypto Trading in 2019 - 3 Things You Need to Know
Sep 19 • 13 min
Here are 3 things you need to know when trading crypto in 2019. Look, trading crypto is not easy and there are a lot of tough lessons you might learn along the way. Hopefully this video is helpful for you when you’re thinking about trading crypto in the…
Is This ALT SZN (don’t jinx it) - Crypto Happy Hour
Sep 17 • 45 min
Alt SZN is here, Alt SZN is here, hooray, hooray ALT SZN is here! (knock on wood a million times and don’t jinx it) Ethereum is finally showing some signs of life and other altcoins are as well, but let’s not go too crazy, right?! Sit back, grab a beer…
I’m Back
Sep 13 • 14 min
I’m back, I swear. We’re talking about why I dropped off the face of the earth and what’s on deck for the channel. Let’s talk about Binance and their move out/in the US and Libra’s battle with European regulators. Thanks to today’s sponsor: eToro check…
Who Has the HEAVIEST Bags in Crypto?
Aug 27 • 13 min
Who has the HEAVIEST Bags in Crypto? Is it Bitcoin hodlers, Ethereum, XRP army, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash? Let’s talk about a metric from CoinMetrics, “Realized Cap”, what it means and how we can find the average bag holder price from it. Thanks to today’s…
10% of ALL ETH in Ponzi? Litecoin Foundation Broke?
Aug 23 • 20 min
$2 billion worth of ETH has been wrapped up in the Plus Token pyramid scheme, with much of it moving to Huobi in the past two months. Let’s talk about what the heck is happening with Plus Token and discuss research from Elementus. Financing open-source…
Crypto Happy Hour - Bitcoin and Alts Down
Aug 21 • 70 min
Bitcoin is down 5% with altcoins (obviously) following suit. What’s going on here and what should you be keeping an eye on? Let’s grab a beer and talk about the crypto world today! Thanks to today’s sponsor: eToro Get started trading today on eToro!…
Bitcoin vs Ethereum is getting HEATED
Aug 20 • 21 min
Bitcoin maximalism versus ETH heads has gotten pretty nasty recently after a presentation at the Bit Block Boom conference sent Crypto Twitter into a tizzy. Let’s talk about everything that happened in Bitcoin versus Ethereum, why the world went nuts and…
What is DeFi? A Comprehensive Guide to Decentralized Finance
Aug 14 • 30 min
DeFi, or Decentralized Finance, has been a hot topic of discussion in the Ethereum ecosytem and the greater cryptocurrency world as a whole. Let’s talk about what DeFi is, why it matters, the good parts of it, the bad parts and how you can use it in the…
Earning “Free” Bitcoin (and other cryptocurrency)
Aug 13 • 15 min
Tutorial on how to earn FREE Bitcoin, as well as other types of cryptocurrencies, with either no risk, or relatively minimal risk. Let’s dive into three different methods you can use to earn free Bitcoin and other crypto. Thanks to today’s sponsor,…
Fed CUTS Rates - Bullish for Bitcoin? - Crypto Happy Hour
Jul 31 • 64 min
For the first time since the 2008 financial crisis, The Federal Reserve has CUT interest rates by 0.25%. Let’s chat about what it means for Bitcoin, as well as a number of other topics in the crypto space during Crypto Happy Hour. Thanks to today’s show…
Tezos POPS and Facebook is “Arrogant”
Jul 30 • 17 min
Tezos JUMPED over 20% today on news of a Coinbase Pro listing, so what does it mean during a time when Coinbase listings have lost their previous luster. And crypto CEO’s are back in the limelight this week with Circle’s Jeremy Allaire in front of…
Is Inflation KILLING Your Crypto Gains?
Jul 25 • 15 min
Is inflation DIRECTLY correlated with price performance in crypto? Well…. There are only two cryptocurrencies in the Top-10 down against USD in 2019, both of which have high inflation. One is XRP, so let’s take a look at why Ripple Inc’s sale $250M…
Justin Sun is BARRED from leaving China? SPOILER ALERT: He’s in San Francisco
Jul 23 • 18 min
Just days before his scheduled lunch with Warren Buffett, Justin Sun has *reportedly* been placed under “border control” unable to leave China pending further investigation. Let’s talk about what’s currently happening to Tron’s leader and notorious Crypto…
Facebook Gets Grilled by US on Libra Plans
Jul 17 • 125 min
David Marcus, the head of Calibra at Facebook, got grilled for 2 hours by Congress. Here is a live stream of the event, with my occasional reaction from the event.
Trump “Not a Fan” of Bitcoin, Scared of Libra
Jul 12 • 56 min
According to Donald Trump’s Twitter “I am not a fan of Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies, which are not money, and whose value is highly volatile and based on thin air. Unregulated Crypto Assets can facilitate unlawful behavior, including drug trade and…
“Wright is F%$ked” and Crypto Companies “want to eat” JPMorgan’s lunch
Jun 28 • 15 min
According to the crypto twitter legal squad, Craig Wright might be in hot water following his court appearance today, where he purportedly broke down in tears. Also, Jamie Dimon recently sat down to discuss the competition in the crypto space. Thanks to…
I have an Announcement! Launching Proof of Talent
Jun 27 • 12 min
Today is a bit different, I have a special announcement on the podcast. I’d like to introduce you to something I’ve been working hard on, behind the scenes, for the past few months, called Proof of Talent. Proof of Talent is a technical recruiting firm…
Hop on the Bitcoin Roller Coaster Ride - Crypto Happy Hour
Jun 26 • 55 min
Join me for an episode of Crypto Happy Hour, as we walk through the Bitcoin run, the altcoin punishment and the incredible fun the crypto market has been recently. Thanks to today’s show sponsor: Rhone.com/Bobby and promo code “bobby” to get 20% off the…
Bitcoin Hits $11K - What YOU Need To Know
Jun 22 • 13 min
Bitcoin just rocketed through $10,000, then said, nope, we’re not stopping and cruised to $11,000. And while Bitcoin was absolutely crushing it, altcoins across the board were getting slammed (in BTC value). Let’s talk about the current Bitcoin move and…
Crypto Happy Hour - Bitcoin is Dominating
Jun 20 • 63 min
Join for for a live episode of Crypto Happy Hour, where I am hanging out, drinking some whiskey and taking questions on the likes of Binance’s departure from the USA, Libra (libra libra), LEO, and Bitcoin absolutely dominating the altcoins. Thanks to…
Is Facebook’s Libra “Good for Cryptocurrency”
Jun 19 • 19 min
Libra. It seems like the whole damn world is talking about it right now. Facebook. Cryptocurrency. Buzzwords. World Domination. Government Overthrows. Shadow Banks. Let’s talk about what Facebook’s Libra means at a high level for the world of…
Litecoin Continues to Run & My Bullish Thoughts on $LEO
Jun 12 • 19 min
LTC is pumping so hard, you’d think Charlie Lee still owned some. Let’s talk about what’s happening with Litecoin, why the phrase “It’s already priced in” is usually stupid and more on my breakdown of LEO, the good, the bad and why I have a position in…
The Seedy Underbelly of Crypto Exchanges with Clay Collins
May 31 • 48 min
Wash trading, fake volume, candle stuffing, exchange spam, transaction mining… All of these things drastically effect the “real volume” of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, but how can you, the trader and investor, protect yourself from such bad practices?…
I Jinxed $9,000 Bitcoin - Crypto Happy Hour
May 30 • 60 min
Bitcoin was at $9k for a very brief moment, until I decided to go live on YouTube/Twitch. Join me for Crypto Happy Hour and as we walked through live Q&A and my epic jinx. Get 20% off your order at Rhone.com/Bobby with promo code “bobby”, the gear is…
Epic Bitcoin Manipulation & More Fluidity Interviews
May 17 • 29 min
The price of Bitcoin fell 20% overnight as one trader dropped the market with a 2k BTC sell order on Bitstamp. Let’s talk about why an order of this size on Bitstamp would effect the entire cryptocurrency market and if it means anything for you. We also…
Is THIS the start of Altcoin Season?
May 15 • 15 min
After Bitcoin’s incredible run from $4,000 to over $8,000, altcoins are finally getting a pop on their BTC trading pairs. Is this the start of the famed “Alt Season”, or is it just a glitch in the matrix. Let’s discuss the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency…
Two Things You Must Know About Bitcoin & Crypto Right Now
May 12 • 17 min
Bitcoin is over $7,000 right now, but before you sell everything and FOMO into BTC, let’s have a quick chat. There are two things that you absolutely need to know, before you do anything right now in the crypto markets. Sit back, relax and let’s discuss…
Positivity is BACK in the Crypto Markets - Behind the Scenes at Fluidity 2019
May 10 • 25 min
New York City’s famed “Blockchain Week” kicked off with Fluidity Summit 2019. Luckily, I had a chance to interview some of the builders, experts, investors and regulators at the conference and I’m stoked to share this video with you. Join me for a talk…
Binance Hack Means Bull Market… CONFIRMED?
May 8 • 15 min
Binance was hacked for 7,000 BTC ($40 million USD) and yet the price of Bitcoin is down only 0.5%. If this had happened a few months ago, it likely would have been total carnage for the BTC price. Let’s talk about the Binance hack, what it means for you,…
“‘We should shut down the cryptocurrencies’”
May 6 • 20 min
Cryptocurrency is bad, mkay? Or at least this guy says so. Let’s talk about why this Nobel prize winning economist is off base, why it’s dumb to continue asking Warren Buffet his thoughts on Bitcoin, Fidelity launching crypto trading and much more in…
Institutional level Crypto Research with Tom Shaughnessy of Delphi Digital
May 3 • 34 min
On December 10th, Delphi Digital published detailed Bitcoin analysis accurately predicting the bottom of the Bitcoin market. Join me for a conversation with Tom Shaughnessy from the Delphi Digital team to discuss crypto research, institutional investors,…
Do NOT Buy These
Apr 30 • 13 min
IEOs are a trendy topic in cryptocurrency, but (so far) they’ve been a terrible investment to buy once they hit crypto exchanges. Let’s take a look at a few recent Binance IEOs and talk about why buying IEOs after listing is a bad idea, unless your goal…
Shooting the shit(coin) with Rocco
Apr 29 • 46 min
Recurring guest, friend of the podcast and all-around homie Rocco is back for a long conversation about partnership pumps, the shitcoin of the week, the Bitfinex/Tether debacle, IEOs dying and much more. Sit back and enjoy this conversation, live IN…
Why the Bitfinex BTC Premium Matters
Apr 28 • 16 min
The crypto markets have been very interesting following the Bitfinex/Tether issues that have arisen in the media. But while things have been *relatively* stable following an immediate Bitcoin/crypto sell-off, a variety of factors are shaping up for…
The Trend is Your Friend
Apr 23 • 12 min
The crypto markets are back, or at least they are for now. Let’s talk about how 2019 has performed, especially in comparison to 2018, and why the trend in the crypto markets is actually your friend. Get 100 free HXRO tokens to play Moon/Rekt when you use…
New PUMP Trend - Chain Migrations? Binance and BNB
Apr 18 • 12 min
Chain Migrations might just be the “hot” “new” thing in crypto (again). Let’s talk about what happened today with Mithril and it’s migration to Binance Chain. We’ll also cover what’s happening with the BNB token and how it’s doing so well, significantly…
Earning Free Bitcoin with Lolli - Chat with CEO Alex Adelman
Apr 17 • 34 min
Looking to stack Bitcoin, but don’t have the money to buy or mine it? Well if you’re shopping at places like Jet, Priceline, Walmart, Seatgeek and more, you can earn Bitcoin with Lolli. Join me for a chat with Alex Adelman, the CEO of Lolli, to learn more…
This is actually BULLISH for Bitcoin?
Apr 9 • 9 min
When you think of Mt Gox, you don’t often conjure up positive thoughts. But there is a recent development occuring with the Mt Gox court proceedings that is actually bullish for Bitcoin, unless of course, your BTC is being held up by Mt Gox. Let’s talk…
Western Union Testing Crypto? Legacy Getting On-Board or Left Behind - Crypto Segments
Apr 8 • 18 min
Legacy players like Western Union and JP Morgan were bashing Bitcoin and cryptocurrency not too long ago, but now they’re trying it out in their own systems. Is it adapt or get left behind for these old school companies? Let’s talk about that and much…
The Reason Bitcoin Pumped
Apr 2 • 10 min
Bitcoin jumped from $4,100 to over $5,000 overnight, leaving mainstream media scrambling to determine the cause of BTC’s price action. So what was the real reason for the move? Was it an April Fools inspired ETF move, was it a single whale, was it some…
Crypto Segments is BACK! ICO Gets Million $$$ Condos & a Lambo with your Money?
Apr 1 • 17 min
It’s Monday and you know what that means, Crypto Segments! And this week’s SH!TCOIN of the Week is a real doozie, a true treat. We’re talking buying multi-million dollar condos and Range Rovers and Lambo type of treat. Let’s also dive into the rest of the…
The BEST Cryptocurrency Data Tool - Bar none
Mar 28 • 17 min
Are you looking for better information to actually make informed decisions when it comes to cryptocurrency trading. Here is my absolute favorite tool, OnChainFX, and a brief tutorial showing you how to get the most out of this awesome, free tool…
Crypto Segments Live - Twice the Sh!tcoins, RVN Pump, Binance Launchpad and Uhh Ya Think!
Mar 25 • 24 min
Grab a beer, whiskey or wine and join me for another edition of Crypto Happy Hour to talk about the latest happenings in the crypto world. Try Lolli to earn Bitcoin back when you shop - https://cryptobobby.com/lolliGet 100 free HXRO tokens to play…
YOU Have Access to an Emerging Trend in Crypto Investing?
Mar 21 • 13 min
There might be an emerging trend in crypto investing occurring, following A16z’s investment in MKR and Placeholder/Paradigm’s investment in NMR. The best part about this trend? Regular, average Joe retail investors have access to these opportunities.…
Crypto Segments - Rum, Fallen Comrades and Fake Volume
Mar 18 • 17 min
We’re back again with another episode of Crypto Segments! This time, with Sh!t coin of the week, underrated story of the week, hot take of the week and two new segments, Fallen Soldier and Uhhhh, Ya Think? Sign up for the beta of HXRO and get 100 free…
Reasons for a Positive Future Outlook on Cryptocurrency
Mar 13 • 19 min
It’s easy to have a negative outlook on the future of Bitcoin, cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, as the prices continue to move downwards/sideways. However, I think there are a number of reasons to be fairly optimistic about the future of this…
Crypto Segments - Kicking things off
Mar 11 • 19 min
Today we introduce, Segments. With the Pump of the Week, Shitcoin of the Week, Time Travel and Hot Take of the Week, we’ll talk about what’s been happening in crypto in the past 7 days. I’ll be accepting nominations for the categories next week, so keep…
BNB Continues Up & Coinbase Backtracks
Mar 5 • 16 min
Binance’s BNB token has absolutely crushed it in the last 3 months, up 214% against it’s cycle low. This pump reminds me a lot of the ETH run during the ICO craze, so let’s talk about why. Also, Coinbase back tracked a bit on it’s Neutrino acquisition.…
Crypto Coffee Hour - Lightning Network and Q&A
Feb 22 • 39 min
Grab a beer, whiskey or wine and join me for another edition of Crypto Happy Hour to talk about the latest happenings in the crypto world. Actually forget that, it’s 8am for me, I’m drinking water and coffee! Thanks to today’s podcast sponsor, LinkedIn.…
FAKE Volume - Crypto Exchange Shadiness with KuCoin & More
Feb 20 • 20 min
“Fake Volume” is a problem in cryptocurrency and today we just saw it exposed, again. Let’s talk about an article from The Block discussing how “KuCoin’s leaked ‘volume-boosting’ offers draw accusations of wash trading”. If we take a few minutes and…
Crypto Bounces Back & Big Money Receives Pro Guidance
Feb 19 • 17 min
The crypto markets have bounced over $10 billion in the past 24 hours, led by ETH and BTC. Adding fuel to the fire, Cambridge Associates, a financial consultancy that advises pension and endowement funds with over $300 billion in assets is advising it’s…
JP Morgan Coin Isn’t an Attack on Bitcoin… It’s An Attack On XRP
Feb 14 • 16 min
JP Morgan just announced the creation of JPM Coin, a “digital coin designed to make instantaneous payments using blockchain technology”. Naturally, people are freaking out (myself included) over the announcement. But looking at it objectively, what does…
Are the “Institutions” Actually Coming to Bitcoin?
Feb 13 • 17 min
Is the herd ever going to arrive?! Let’s talk about the “institutions” coming to Bitcoin, and if that is actually a catalyst one should consider in the long run. This was inspired by a recent interview from Mike Novogratz on Bloomberg, where he discussed…
Crypto Trends & TCRs with Alpine’s Greg Rocco & Jacob Blish
Feb 12 • 48 min
Let’s talk about the latest cryptocurrency trends with two of the smartest guys I know, Greg Rocco and Jacob Blish from Alpine Intel. Rocco and Jake created a cool experiment called TCR Party, which you might have seen recently on Twitter, so we’ll…
BANK DOWN - Wells Fargo Shows Flaws of Centralization
Feb 7 • 8 min
Customers of Wells Fargo today were unable to access their accounts, funds and services for an extended period of time, after a fire in a Wells Fargo data center. While seemingly small, today’s Wells Fargo issue goes to show the need for Bitcoin and…
He Called the Top - Crypto Happy Hour with Ethan
Feb 7 • 49 min
Join me for a special episode of Crypto Happy Hour with Ethan (@CryptoEthan) who called the market top on January 15th of 2019. Grab a beer, whiskey or wine and join me for another edition of Crypto Happy Hour to talk about the latest happenings in the…
MakerDAO CDP Tutorial - What is it and why is it awesome?
Feb 2 • 23 min
Did you know you can get a loan from your ETH at only .5% interest annually, through a tool called the MakerDAO CDP? In this video I’ll walk you through what a collateralized debt position (CDP) is, why people have $210 Million locked up in them…
This Time is Different (It wasn’t)
Jan 28 • 14 min
Is this time REALLY different? Let’s talk about what we can learn from the recent pumps on LINK, BEAM and GRIN, and how human psychology can really influence crypto trading. Let’s also talk about why the KIN/KIK ICO battle brewing with the SEC might be…
Stop It, Get Some Help Crypto + Introducing Crypto Bobby Radio
Jan 25 • 18 min
The cryptocurrency community was ablaze yesterday after Messari published a research piece claiming that the XRP market cap is likely overstated by about $6 billion. Of course, folks reacted calmly, including sending threatening messages and death wishes.…
Bitcoin as a Store of Value, Lightning Network and 51% Attacks with Dan Held
Jan 22 • 33 min
Dan Held has been in the Bitcoin game since before it was cool, building the tools and infrastructure behind the scenes. Join us for a conversation on Bitcoin as a Store of Value, Lightning Network, BCASHHH and how 51% attacks might be a massive risk for…
Crypto Journalism with Frank Chaparro of The Block aka FRANKIE SCOOPS
Jan 18 • 48 min
Today we were live on Crypto Happy Hour with Frank Chaparro of The Block, better known as Frankie Scoops! Follow Frank on Twitter: https://twitter.com/fintechfrankFrank Chaparro on The Block: https://www.theblockcrypto.com/author/frank_tb/ Go to…
Grin’s “Fair” Launch, Ethereum Upgrade Delays and Cryptopia Hack
Jan 16 • 18 min
A lot of people are excited about a new privacy coin called Grin, but what’s the scoop on it? Let’s chat about it’s much lauded “fair” launch and if it’s really fair. Ethereum delayed the Constaninople network upgrade due to a security vulnerability, so…
Russia Buying $10 BILLION of Bitcoin?!
Jan 14 • 14 min
The hot new rumor on the internet streets is that Russia is going to buy $10 BILLION of #Bitcoin in an effort to evade US sanctions. Let’s unpackage this rumor and discuss why I think it’s a big fat baloney sandwhich, nothing burger. Also, let’s take a…
Ethereum Classic Gets 51% Attacked
Jan 7 • 14 min
Ethereum Classic (ETC) was 51% attacked in the past few days with a major block reorganization, according to Coinbase and other sources. What does it mean for #ETC, what does it mean for other Proof of Work coins and how should you think about it moving…
ETH Stays Strong & Proof of Keys is Dumb
Jan 2 • 16 min
ETH has continued strong momentum into the January 14th Constantinople hard fork, so let’s discuss the bullish and bearish views. Also, Proof of Keys aka #ProofOfKeys is coming up tomorrow, but I think it’s pretty dumb. Why? Well, tune in to find out.…
I’m Bullish on ETH (Short-mid term)
Dec 26, 2018 • 10 min
With the upcoming Constantinople Ethereum hard fork, I’m bullish on the price of ETH in the short to medium term. Let’s discuss why the block reward reduction from 3 to 2 is a positive for supply/demand and how it might impact things moving forward. Alex…
Positive Crypto Regulation, Facebook Coin, and $226 BILLION in Fake Volume
Dec 21, 2018 • 17 min
Actual good news from the US Government in the form of a Pro Cryptocurrency Bill? The Facebook Coin, or shall we say, FaceBUX, and $226 BILLION in freaking fake volume during the 2017 bull market from a South Korean crypto exchange. Let’s talk about that…
Crypto Bounces… For now
Dec 20, 2018 • 14 min
Bitcoin is back above $4,000 and Ethereum above $100… For now. Will the rebound last, will an equities bear market sink the crypto markets further? Let’s talk about what’s happening and my thoughts moving forward here. Thanks to today’s show sponsor, Mint…
Forking, Governance and 0x/DDEX
Dec 17, 2018 • 14 min
What does forking and governance have to do with token valuation? Let’s take a look at the situation currently playing out with 0x ($ZRX) and DDEX, one of the largest relayers in the 0x ecosystem, and why the future implications are incredibly…
My Updated (poorer) Crypto Portfolio
Dec 14, 2018 • 11 min
“Rob update your portfolio!” Welp, today is that day. Let’s talk about my current crypto portfolio, that is significantly less valuable than the last time I spoke about it this summer, as well as my mindset and thought process going into the future. View…
Is Crypto Dead? Thoughts from Billionaire Mike Novogratz
Dec 12, 2018 • 26 min
“Crypto is DEAD!” “Bitcoin is going to ZERO” Those two statements are all the rage recently, but is it actually true or is it just an example of human psychology at it’s finest? I’ll walk through my take on the current situation and dissect a great…
Two Crypto Bear Market Misconceptions
Dec 5, 2018 • 10 min
The crypto bear market has taught many lessons, but there are two topics that people seem to always point to that I completely disagree with. Let’s talk about why I think these crypto bear market suggestions are bad news bears and how you can level up…
Bitcoin Mining In Trouble? Examining the research and FUD
Dec 3, 2018 • 20 min
Bitcoin mining isn’t profitable anymore, miners are turning off their rigs, China runs Bitcoin mining, Bitcoin will soon be dead! Sounds familiar right? Let’s discuss the latest research from Coinshares on Bitcoin mining, and have a realistic conversation…
Market Rebounds (for now), Amazon Blockchain, Crypto Layoffs
Nov 28, 2018 • 19 min
The crypto markets jumped $15 Billion in the past day, lead by a +10% move by Bitcoin. Is the market in permanent rebound mode, or we simply in a deadcat bounce stage. Let’s also talk about Amazon’s new blockchain products, crypto company layoffs and UBS…
$15,000 BTC in 2018? Still?
Nov 24, 2018 • 18 min
Tom Lee went on CNBC and revised his 2018 Bitcoin price target from $25,000 to $15,000. As much as I respect Tom Lee, I’ll discuss why I disagree with the $15,000 BTC price call. Let’s also chat about Overstock.com going full steam ahead into crypto by…
Bitcoin Crashes Below $5,000, Crypto Market Down 13%
Nov 19, 2018 • 15 min
Bitcoin fell below $5,000 for the first time in 2018, and the rest of the cryptocurrency market followed suit, with only #XRPthestandard being spared. Let’s talk about the market as a whole, the recent SEC Paragon/Airtoken ordeal and more. Margin trade…
I jinxed it
Nov 14, 2018 • 11 min
“Bitcoin is the next stablecoin”, Rob said as he watched his money float into the ether…. Whoops my bad folks, I may have jinxed it when talking about Bitcoin’s lack of volatility as BTC is currently down over 10% on the day. Let’s talk about today’s wild…
What’s Next on Coinbase, Bitcoin Volatility, and Decentralized Governance
Nov 13, 2018 • 21 min
Today let’s talk about the rapidly declining Bitcoin volatility (who needs a stablecoin when you have BTC?!) and what’s next on Coinbase. I recently made a portfolio move based upon an educated guess for the next Coinbase addition, and I’ll walk through…
State of EOS, dApp Users, China and Stablecoins with Myles Snider of Aurora EOS
Nov 5, 2018 • 52 min
EOS is the 5th largest cryptocurrency by market cap, but something I’m fairly ignorant on. To educate me a bit further, I brought on Myles Snider of Aurora EOS Block Producer, to chat about what the deal with EOS is, what does a block producer do, are the…
Is Crypto Losing It’s Original Ethos and Conforming to the System?
Oct 24, 2018 • 22 min
Cryptocurrency is supposed to be a financial revolution, but much of the recent developments seem to be reverting to the original financial system. Let’s take a look at some recent developments including the USDC stablecoin, IDEX closing off New York…
Crypto Sinks on Tether FUD and Global Market Sell Off
Oct 11, 2018 • 12 min
A widespread sell off in the global markets as well as significant fear regarding banking issues with Bitfinex and Tether have lead to a sudden drop in the Bitcoin and crypto prices across the board. Let’s discuss what’s happening, what you should keep an…
Lowest BTC Volatility by Month? Select Altcoin Pumps & Malta Thoughts
Oct 8, 2018 • 15 min
Bitcoin is currently experiencing some it’s lowest volatility ever, with October 2018 currently experiencing less than 1% daily volatility for the first time ever since 2012. Let’s discuss this in more detail, as well as some altcoins that are currently…
The Demise of Utility Tokens? Examining Iconomi and Cofound.it
Sep 30, 2018 • 18 min
Utility tokens are facing a crossroad situation, with the loss of faith from “investors” and questionable utility within their ecosystems. Let’s examine the situation of two different utility tokens, Iconomi (ICN) and Cofound.it (CFI), who are handling…
Crypto Happy Hour - September 26th Edition
Sep 26, 2018 • 40 min
It’s that time for a few beers and to talk shop on the crypto landscape. This Episode brought to you by Honey Miner: Try it out today:https://honeyminer.com/referred/58nbw Margin trade crypto to hedge your portfolio (only for advanced investors and…
Welcome to the Ripple Show, With Your Host, XRP Bobby
Sep 21, 2018 • 15 min
Ripple, uhh, I mean XRP, is up a cool 80% in the past few days and is absolutely smoking hot. Let’s talk about what the heck is going on with XRP, what’s happening throughout the rest of the crypto markets and more. Thanks to LinkedIn, get $50 off your…
What are Security Tokens - Ecosystem, STO’s, Companies Operating and More
Sep 18, 2018 • 25 min
You’ve heard about Security Tokens, but what the heck are they and what are the pros and cons? Here’s my full presentation from NAC3 in San Francisco from earlier this year where I dive into what are security tokens, security token offerings (STOs) who…
Talking Crypto Funds - With “Fund of Funds” Vision Hill Advisors
Sep 13, 2018 • 39 min
Crypto Funds have a major impact on the market and I had the opportunity to speak with two people that have spoken to hundreds of these funds. Scott Army and Dan Zuller from Vision Hill Advisors joined me to discuss crypto funds, their different…
Ethereum Salt Reaching Epic Levels
Sep 12, 2018 • 13 min
Ethereum, and most altcoins, are now the butt of every cryptocurrency joke, with $ETH’s value falling off the face of planet earth. Let’s discuss the current situation on Ethereum and more in today’s episode. Margin trade crypto to hedge your portfolio…
Market Dumps $25B on “Goldman Rumors”, ShapeShift KYC Disappointment
Sep 5, 2018 • 13 min
The crypto markets fell by $25 Billion on rumors that Goldman Sachs is pushing back a planned crypto trading desk, but is that really cause for concern, or even the reason the market fell? Consumer favorite Shapeshift is also implementing a new membership…