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Another “I’m Not Dead Yet!” Episode - YMB Podcast E269
Dec 1 • 56 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e269 This is episode 269 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. There’s no denying it. The Bitcoin price took a scary tumble over the past few weeks. We’d like to write it off, but we can’t. We’d…
Forkers Be Forkin’ - YMB Podcast E268
Nov 16 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e268 This is episode 268 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Seems like some people just can’t resist the ultimate forking high. Roger Ver and Craig Wright used to back Bcash and trash Bitcoin…
T-Dawg - YMB Podcast E267
Nov 11 • 54 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/E267 This is episode 267 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Please enjoy this special episode. Your host this week is Tim Baker. Don’t forget to visit http://ymb.tc/e267 so you can share your thoughts in…
Zack Tweets Crappiest Bitcoin ATM Chart You’ve Ever Seen - YMB Podcast E266
Nov 2 • 62 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e266 This is episode 266 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Can we please take an episode to observe and absorb this chart? Zack honestly thinks the number of Bitcoin ATMs on planet earth is…
OG Bitcoiner Delivers Massive Rant on Current State of Crypto - YMB Podcast E265
Oct 25 • 69 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e265 This is episode 265 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Look, you know we’re not huge fans of CoinDesk nor fans of clicky headlines. But this one got me, hook, line, and sinker: Enough…
Samsung Launches Revolutionary Tech for Miners & AI Overlords - YMB Podcast E264
Oct 18 • 65 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e264 This is episode 264 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Bitcoin miners with better technology make more money. That’s an incredibly simple concept, but it also has wildly profound…
Bitcoin Senate Hearing & Record Low Volatility - YMB Podcast E263
Oct 11 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e263 This is episode 263 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. If you’re paying attention, you may notice some missing YMB episodes. We skipped straight from E260 to E263 because Dan’s been out…
When the Cat’s Away, the Mice Get Blasted - YMB Podcast E262
Oct 4 • 57 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e262 This is episode 262 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. This week Daniel has fled the country for any number of possible reasons. Zack is back from the dead (at least for now) and Tim is here as always.…
Untitled - YMB Podcast E261
Sep 27 • 62 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e261 This is episode 261 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. If you’ve kept up with YMB, you know that Dan was out of town for awhile and things got quite hectic ’round here. Dan’s absence is nothing new,…
The Pain Never Stops - YMB Podcast E260
Sep 21 • 58 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e260 This is episode 260 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Bitcoin and weed. It doesn’t get much better than that, right? Maybe… To be honest, we have to remind ourselves that even great things are rarely…
Vitalik Rips on Mad Crypto Moon Gains. But Economics, Bruh. - YMB Podcast E259
Sep 13 • 62 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e259 This is episode 259 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Earlier this week, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin said the days of mad crypto gains are behind us. Since most people now know…
Nike & Chill - YMB Podcast E258
Sep 7 • 62 min
MP3, Poll, and More: http://ymb.tc/e258 This is episode 258 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Look, we’re just gonna chill this week. We’re sick of the same old, same old news. Tune in and don’t forget you can chat with us during the…
Screw Bcash Rage Fest - YMB Podcast E257
Sep 6 • 64 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/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.…
More Free Speech & Privacy with ZenCash Co-Founder Rob Viglione - YMB Podcast E256
Aug 23 • 60 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e256 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…
Free Speech & Algorithms: Twitter Claims They Don’t Shadowban - YMB Podcast E255
Aug 16 • 58 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/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…
The Pentagon’s Hollywood, Hacking the Unhackable, & More - YMB Podcast E254
Aug 9 • 60 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e254 This is episode 254 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. First up this week, we’ll cover a supposedly unhackable Bitcoin hardware wallet touted by the infamous John McAfee. His name is…
Bill Clinton to Speak for Ripple ROFL - YMB Podcast E253
Aug 3 • 60 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e253 This is episode 253 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today’s show was a little crazy. We didn’t prepare one bit but we still knocked it out of the park. We kicked things off by talking about…
The Troll Returns: Google’s Cloud Blockchains & More - YMB Podcast E252
Jul 26 • 62 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e252 This is episode 252 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. The Blockchain Troll from TrollCoin returns for another dashing stream! He joined us a few months ago (http://ymb.tc/e232) and we…
Another Tim Solo - YMB Podcast E251
Jul 19 • 62 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e251 Dan’s out today. The plan is to have Tim run the show solo once again. We have no idea what he’s gonna talk about. We may have better shownotes here eventually. Tune in live tonight at 9PM Eastern! Your host this week is…
Gub’mint Caves to Cody Wilson, Will Allow Distribution of Gun Printing Data - YMB Podcast E250
Jul 12 • 66 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e250 This is episode 250 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Busy day. Let’s just get right to it and maybe we’ll add some show notes later. Maybe. We’ll probably talk about the Justice…
Iran Cracks Down on Crypto - YMB Podcast E249
Jul 5 • 65 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e249 This is episode 249 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. A few weeks back, we covered several aspects of Signal censorship (http://ymb.tc/e240). Many governments (Iran is particularly egregious)…
Coinbase’s “Charity” Fund, Facebook Revives (Some) Crypto Ads, & More - YMB Podcast E248
Jun 28 • 64 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e248 This is episode 248 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. We love charity, of course. But do we really want Coinbase in charge of it? The company is already notorious for mishandling…
Guest Adam Meister on SEC Chatter, the Ultimate Bitcoin Mystery, & More - YMB Podcast E247
Jun 21 • 66 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e247 This is episode 247 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. “Bitcoin – buy and hold.” So reads the Twitter bio of this week’s esteemed guest. He keeps things real simple and we like that. What…
“Official” Research: Tether Artificially Propped Up Bitcoin in 2017 - YMB Podcast E246
Jun 14 • 63 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e246 This is episode 246 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. We’d like to think Bitcoin is perfectly clean and pure, but bad actors are everywhere. Years ago, we learned that fake money and…
ContentBox Bolsters Digital Content, Putin Gets Crypto Right, & More - YMB Podcast E245
Jun 7 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e245 This is episode 245 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. First up today, we have a special guest from ContentBox. Dr. Xiaohui Liu is the project’s Chief Scientist and he’s here to share how…
GDPR and Blockchain - YMB Podcast E244
May 31 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e244 This is episode 244 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. If “privacy policy bingo” was a real game, everyone on the internet would have won this month. Google, Twitter, Uber, the Tooth…
Yet Another Coup: Tim & Zack on Bitcoin Price Manipulation & More - YMB Podcast E243
May 29 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e243 This is episode 243 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Yep. These two goons (Tim and Zack) will take over the show yet again tonight. It might be a disaster. They say they’ll cover…
Secret’s Out: SEC Defamed ICOs for Years to Make Room for Their Own Crypto - You, Me, and BTC E242
May 18 • 66 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e242 This is episode 242 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. “All ICOs are securities,” they said. “You will get scammed,” they said. After years of watching the Securities and Exchange…
The Show About Nothing - YMB Podcast E241
May 11 • 60 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e241 This is episode 241 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. If you ever have to miss ONE episode of YMB, please let it be this one. Daniel couldn’t make it so Tim and Zack took the reigns and royally…
Samourai Wallet Beefs Up Privacy, Amazon Enables Signal Censorship, & More - YMB Podcast E240
May 3 • 64 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e240 This is episode 240 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Did you read all of that last paragraph? We’re not just a Bitcoin podcast. We’re also a *liberty* podcast. So in addition to…
CheapAir.com CEO Joins Us to Share How Coinbase & BitPay Screwed Him - YMB Podcast E239
Apr 27 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e239 This is episode 239 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today’s exciting guest is Jeff Klee, the CEO of CheapAir.com. CheapAir has been using Coinbase to accept Bitcoin for airfare for…
@CryptoDale Steals the Show - YMB Podcast E238
Apr 19 • 55 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e238 This is episode 238 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today we have another fantastic special guest with us. @CryptoDale is one of the wildest dudes on crypto Twitter and he’s here to…
Monero Forks, Friendly(ish) Ransomware, & More - YMB Podcast E237
Apr 13 • 63 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e237 This is episode 237 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. If you thought all the Bitcoin forks were bad, get a load of what happened to Monero this week. The privacy-oriented crypto’s devs…
Special Guest TraderCobb Shares Essential Trading Experience - YMB Podcast E236
Apr 5 • 67 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e236 This is episode 236 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today we have an outstanding special guest all the way from the other side of the planet. TraderCobb (Craig) has years of experience…
Tim & Zack Read the Mail (and More!) - YMB Podcast E235
Apr 4 • 58 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e235 This is episode 235 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Another holiday is just around the corner and you (probably) know what that means. The cat’s away and the mice are gonna play –…
Mining Ban, Illegal Data on Blockchain, Facebook Data Wreckage, & More - YMB Podcast E234
Mar 23 • 58 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e234 This is episode 234 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. It’s been an absolutely crazy week. For starters, a city in New York banned Bitcoin mining. How can we tolerate this? Isn’t computer…
Florida Man Steals Power to Mine, Webster Defines Blockchain, & More - YMB Podcast E233
Mar 15 • 55 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e233 This is episode 233 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. The infamous Florida Man strikes again! This time, he was caught stealing electricity from the Department of Citrus (his employer).…
Twitter Bans @Bitcoin, SEC Threatens Exchanges, & More with Guest Host TrollCoin - YMB Podcast E232
Mar 8 • 66 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e232 This is episode 232 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. It’s been a wild week. There’s so much to cover and we’ll get right to it. First of all, the Bitcoin price crumbled a bit recently.…
SegWit Adoption Spikes, Bill Gates Causes Death, & More - YMB Podcast E231
Mar 2 • 58 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e231 This is episode 231 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. After years of arguing, months of implementation, and ages of educating users, SegWit is finally taking off. About 30% of all…
ICOs Past, Present, and Future - YMB Podcast E230
Feb 22 • 59 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/live This is episode 230 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today we have another super special guest with us. Crypto Rick is the creator of The Whale Report, an email newsletter that aims to make…
The Only Way to Resist & Survive - YMB Podcast E229
Feb 20 • 29 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e229 This is episode 229 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. It’s Monday again and you know exactly what that means: Tim’s here to rant. This time, he’ll remind you that most things never change. The…
Ask Bitcoin Bella Anything - YMB Podcast E228
Feb 15 • 58 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e228 This is episode 228 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today we have an absolutely amazing guest with us, Bitcoin Bella. She’s relatively new to Bitcoin, but she loves everything about it…
Tim’s Sick of Paying for Your Patriotic Sports Rituals - YMB Podcast E227
Feb 14 • 22 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e227 This is episode 227 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today we have another solo episode from the one and only Tim Baker. He’ll use his God-given freedom this week to complain about the most…
Regulators Say Nice Things About Bitcoin. Do We Care? - YMB Podcast E226
Feb 8 • 58 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e226 This is episode 226 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) are some scary groups. They…
The Obvious Cycle of Bitcoin - YMB Podcast E225
Feb 6 • 23 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e225 This is episode 225 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. It’s been awhile since Tim had the mic to himself but he’s back today for another one of his famous monologues. I bet you missed him. We…
RIP BTC - YMB Podcast E224
Feb 1 • 60 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e224 This is episode 224 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. She’s dead, Jim. The Bitcoin price is well below $10,000 now and there’s no way she’s coming back. LOL. JK. Look, we’ve covered…
Is Bitcoin Money? Economist Brett Scott Weighs In - YMB Podcast E223
Jan 29 • 38 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e223 This is episode 223 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. It’s a tough question, really. Is Bitcoin money? To answer that, you have to define money, of course. But who could possibly agree on the…
EXCLUSIVE: We Have the REAL Leaked Whitepaper for Venezuela’s Petro Crypto - YMB Podcast E222
Jan 25 • 62 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e222 This is episode 222 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Listen. If there’s only one episode of YMB that you ever listen to, let it be this one. It’s gonna be an absolute doozie because we…
Interview: Chiefy Nduom Says Bitcoin Can Erase Poverty & Free the World - YMB Podcast E221
Jan 23 • 56 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e221 This is episode 221 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. What’s the best way to empower people in poverty? How can Bitcoin drive that empowerment? What should we expect from Bitcoin in the long…
The 3 Biggest Struggles Bitcoin (and Bitcoiners) Face Today - YMB Podcast E220
Jan 19 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e220 This is episode 220 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Bitcoin is cool AF, but it’s not all rainbows and daisies. Being a Bitcoiner can be tough. These days we have deadly transaction…
Interview: @DonnyCrypto Shares Tips & Tricks to Get Rich Trading Crypto - YMB Podcast E219
Jan 16 • 25 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e219 This is episode 219 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Zack comes through yet again this week with a top-notch crypto interview. This time, you’ll learn some crypto trading tips and tricks from…
Exclusive Black Satoshi Interview: This Rapper Got Coin Like Mario - YMB Podcast E218
Jan 11 • 58 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e218 This is episode 218 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today’s episode is extra special. We get to sit down with one of the hottest new crypto rappers in the world, 88N8. This dude…
Exclusive Interview: Iowa’s Bitcoin Guy, Cameron Schorg
Jan 8 • 37 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e217 This is episode 217 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today we have another amazing, exclusive interview from Zack Voell. This time, it’s with Cameron Shorg, also known as “Iowa’s Bitcoin…
All About Us (and Some Scam Talk) - YMB Podcast E216
Jan 5 • 56 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e216 This is episode 216 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. First of all, he’s BAAAAAACK! After a few weeks of running around the country, Daniel Brown is back in the hotseat and ready to talk…
Tim Gives up Bitcoin for the New Year - YMB Podcast E215
Jan 4 • 24 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e215 This is episode 215 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. This another slightly late episode due to the holiday craziness, but we promise you’ll still love it! And the holidays are finally over, so we’ll…
Tim Baker’s Bitcoin Grab Bag for the New Year - YMB Podcast E214
Jan 1 • 59 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e214 This is episode 214 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Happy New Year! The holidays are still going hard so our special episodes just keep coming. This time both Daniel and Zack are out…
Bitcoin and the Christmas Spirit of Giving - YMB Podcast E213
Dec 28, 2017 • 24 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e213 This is episode 213 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. This episode is a bit late due to some holiday craziness, but we promise you’ll still love it! Also due to the holidays, today’s show is all about…
Tim & Zack’s Holiday Bitcoin Grab Bag - YMB Podcast E212
Dec 26, 2017 • 60 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e212 This is episode 212 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Merry Christmas! Daniel is out of commission for the holidays so you get our crappy hosts instead this week. And these shownotes will be short and…
Tim Says “F*ck the Miners” – YMB Podcast E211
Dec 19, 2017 • 26 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e211 This is episode 211 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today’s episode is all about Tim’s apparent hatred for crypto miners (http://ymb.tc/bfl). He knows that they’re necessary for Bitcoin but…
I Cheated on Bitcoin This Week. Hard. - YMB Podcast E210
Dec 14, 2017 • 64 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e210 This is episode 210 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Look, we’re not all perfect. We love Bitcoin, but sometimes it’s just too fat for us. And those hot altcoins won’t stop flirting…
Eduardo Knows Firsthand: Bitcoin Is Necessary to Survive in Venezuela - YMB Podcast E209
Dec 12, 2017 • 32 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e209 This is episode 209 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today’s show is an absolutely special interview with Purse.io‘s Eduardo Gomez (http://ymb.tc/e148). Zack Voell sat down with him to chat…
Major Online Retailer *Stops* Accepting Bitcoin. Bring on the Haters. - YMB Podcast E208
Dec 7, 2017 • 64 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e208 This is episode 208 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. As the Bitcoin price continues to soar to mind-boggling heights, some people just have to kill the buzz. There are plenty of tweeps…
The Free Market Chose Digital Kittens Over Everything Else. Now What? - YMB Podcast E207
Dec 4, 2017 • 33 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e207 This is episode 207 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Whether you like it or not, CryptoKitties took over the internet this weekend. And the collectible cats didn’t just dominate social media.…
These Are the 5 Absolute Dumbest Things People Say About Bitcoin Right Now - YMB Podcast E206
Dec 1, 2017 • 65 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e206 This is episode 206 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. We’ve heard all kinds of Bitcoin slurs over the years. Bitcoin is useless. Evil. Too volatile. Overvalued. It’s magic internet…
The Intellectual Benefit of Bitcoin (and Silver) (and Gold) - YMB Podcast E205
Nov 28, 2017 • 27 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e205 This is episode 205 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. This is also another one of Tim Baker’s (in)famous rants. Today’s episode is all about some heavy topics like materialism, inflation, society, and…
Legal Pressures Continue. Will ICO Madness Finally End? - YMB Podcast E204
Nov 26, 2017 • 63 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e204 This is episode 204 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. We know it’s not Thursday, but we’re making up for the episode we skipped on Thanksgiving. ICOs are (still) going hard. Fundraisers…
Don’t Let the Mooning BTC Price Distract You From the True Meaning of Bitcoin - YMB Podcast E203
Nov 25, 2017 • 28 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e203 This is episode 203 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. We love to see Bitcoin’s price spike, but that’s not the only thing that matters in Bitcoin. As one of our more principled hosts, Tim Baker is…
3 Extremely Easy Ways to Go Completely Broke Without Even Trying - YMB Podcast E202
Nov 16, 2017 • 64 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e202 This is episode 202 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Let’s say something honest: Everyone desperately wants to go broke. We dream about it day and night. “What would life be like if I…
They Predicted Peace but the Biggest Bitcoin Battles Are Just Beginning - YMB Podcast E201
Nov 13, 2017 • 24 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e201 This is episode 201 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. “But today’s not Thursday!” you may exclaim. That’s right kids. It’s time for two episodes per week so saddle up. Today’s show is all…
Bitcoin2X Hits the Bricks… Or Does It? - YMB Podcast E200
Nov 10, 2017 • 111 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e200 This is episode 200 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. That’s right, we added one to our hundreds digit so tonight, we celebrate! But before we get around to partying, we have to cover…
Bitcoin Price Soars but a Different Record Bitcoin Stat Makes Headlines - YMB Podcast E199
Nov 3, 2017 • 60 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e199 This is episode 199 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. The Bitcoin price is filthy high these days. And sure, we want to celebrate that. But some people recently pointed out another…
Seriously, Is Bitcoin Gold Even a Thing? - YMB Podcast E198
Oct 26, 2017 • 47 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e198 This is episode 198 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. I literally haven’t seen a single bit of working Bitcoin Gold infrastructure. Everyone’s been talking about it and some speculators are…
In-the-Know Bitcoiner Says Price Will Definitely Moon, Then Issues Desperate Plea - YMB Podcast E197
Oct 19, 2017 • 56 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e197 This is episode 197 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. People constantly try to predict the Bitcoin price (and every other price, for that matter). But of course, no one actually knows…
2X Is Not the Only Impending Bitcoin Fork - YMB Podcast E196
Oct 12, 2017 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e196 This is episode 196 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. We all know SegWit2x is a hot topic these days and may lead to another Bitcoin chain split. But what about the other possible fork,…
World-Renowned Banker Is Dead Right On 1 Important Bitcoin Detail - YMB Podcast E195
Oct 5, 2017 • 64 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e195 This is episode 195 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. The International Monetary Fund. It sounds like a paradise program for ultra-leftists and progressives. Let’s just pool a bunch of…
Amazon’s Imminent & Unthinkable Bitcoin Move - YMB Podcast E194
Sep 28, 2017 • 56 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e194 This is episode 194 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Look, we’re busy people. So you get short shownotes this week. Here they are: It’s rumored that Amazon will accept Bitcoin soon. And…
We Need Moar Bitcoin Lolz so We’ll Explore the Perfect Place - YMB Podcast E193
Sep 22, 2017 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e193 This is episode 193 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Dank memes. Obnoxious sarcasm. Inspiring art. Surprising advice. All that and more is available on the good ol’ Tweeter. Some people…
Emo Bitcoin: Does the Universe Suck? Is Anything Good?- YMB Podcast E192
Sep 14, 2017 • 59 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e192 This is episode 192 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Harvey wrecked Houston. Irma wrecked Florida. Bad stuff happens. But at the same time, it seems there are plenty of people that try…
You’re Literally a Slave. Now What? - YMB Podcast E191
Sep 8, 2017 • 49 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e191 This is episode 191 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Every man learns the truth at some point in his life. “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”…
Kim Dotcom’s Grand Bitcoin Vision Nears Launch, Fingerprinting Satoshi, & More - YMB Podcast E190
Aug 31, 2017 • 65 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e190 This is episode 190 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. It seems that even the threat of extradition can’t stop Kim Dotcom. He’s been facing piracy charges from the FBI for years and yet…
How to Silence the Idiots Who Disagree With You (And Why Tim Says You Should) - YMB Podcast E189
Aug 24, 2017 • 56 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e189 This is episode 189 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Censorship is a real thing. If you don’t agree with me, I’ll delete your comments and ban you. But what happens when “censorship” is…
Dan Was Sexually Assaulted Twice This Week - YMB Podcast E188
Aug 17, 2017 • 69 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e188 This is episode 188 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. It’s dead true. I (Daniel Brown) got felt up by the TSA twice this week. They called it an “enhanced pat down” but the term “sexual…
Fork Aftermath, SegWit Lock-In, Dan Evangelizes, & More - YMB Podcast E187
Aug 10, 2017 • 60 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e187 This is episode 187 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. TRIGGER WARNING: In the post below, I refer to the Bitcoin with more hashing power as the original Bitcoin. It’s the one that…
You, Me, and BCH? We’re Forked. – YMB Podcast E186
Aug 4, 2017 • 64 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e186 This is episode 186 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Ladies and gentlemen, history has been made. At long last, Bitcoin has forked (or copied, or split, or whatever you want to call…
The SEC Sounds Like My High School Principal - YMB Podcast E185
Jul 27, 2017 • 67 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e185 This is episode 185 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Principal: “Do NOT bring your cellular devices to school.” Class: “roflul kk good luck.” That’s exactly how the SEC sounded to us…
BIP 91 Locked In, Coinbase Refuses Split, Gub’ments, & More - YMB Podcast E184
Jul 22, 2017 • 81 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e184 This is episode 184 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today’s show is one of our most unique ones ever. For the first time, we recorded a show with our hosts in the same location, using a…
Drivechains, Mt. Gox CEO Karpeles Pleads Not Guilty, & More - YMB Podcast E183
Jul 15, 2017 • 63 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e183 This is episode 183 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Scaling, scaling, scaling. Everything is about scaling these days. Do we want SegWit2x? UASF? No changes? Something else? To be…
Podcast Pending - YMB Podcast E182
Jul 7, 2017 • 72 min
MP3 and More: http://ymb.tc/e182 This is episode 182 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Today’s show was largely unplanned and off the cuff. We’re releasing it a day late and with minimal shownotes for reasons that we’ll explain if…
NSA Crashes US Hospital Networks, Delays Surgery - YMB Podcast E181
Jun 29, 2017 • 63 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e181 This is episode 181 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. If the title of today’s show threw you for a loop, good. It might shock some people, but it’s dead true. The NSA’s policies promoted…
ETH Traders Forced to Sell Near $0, SegWit2x via NYA, & More - YMB Podcast E180
Jun 22, 2017 • 66 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e180 This is episode 180 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. “Just lost 3k in the blink of an eye.” That’s the depressing sentiment shared by a royally screwed Ethereum trader this week.…
UAHF & BitmainCoin: Will Bitcoin’s Civil War (Finally) End in Secession? – YMB Podcast E179
Jun 15, 2017 • 64 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e179 This is episode 179 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. In case you somehow missed it: Bitmain announced that they’ll execute a hard fork this August to combat the scheduled user activated…
Experienced Investor Spills His Crypto Plan – YMB Podcast E178
Jun 8, 2017 • 56 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e178 This is episode 178 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. First up today, we’ll share an investment strategy revealed by a well-known investor, David Siegel. This is certainly not investment…
Four Factors Driving Bitcoin, GOP Defends Coinbase, & More - YMB Podcast E177
Jun 2, 2017 • 57 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e177 This is episode 177 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. To kick off today’s show, we’ll list four major factors driving Bitcoin’s recent record prices. It seems like we’ve constantly…
What’s With This New Scaling Bitcoin Agreement? - YMB Podcast E176
May 30, 2017 • 58 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e176 This is episode 176 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Daniel is out of town this week and doesn’t have much time for shownotes, so we’ll keep this short. Tonight’s show is all about the…
All About ICOs, Ethereum’s Decentralized Exchange, & More - YMB Podcast E175
May 18, 2017 • 52 min
MP3, Poll, Links, & More: http://ymb.tc/e175 This is episode 175 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. How much do you know about ICOs? Do you even know what ICO stands for? I had some friends asking about altcoins lately and “initial…
Litecoin Gets SegWit, Tax-Free Bitcoin, & More - YMB Podcast E174
May 11, 2017 • 56 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e174 This is episode 174 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. SegWit is finally here! Err, at least it’s here for Litecoin. As of yesterday, the altcoin had enough SegWit support for enough time…
Bitcoin Bubbles, Crashes, and Then… - YMB Podcast E173
May 4, 2017 • 57 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e173 This is episode 173 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. First up today, we definitely have to cover the Bitcoin price. We celebrated a new all-time high last week and this week we’re even…
Antbleed: Srsly? More Friggen Bitcoin Mining Drama? – YMB Podcast E172
Apr 27, 2017 • 62 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e172 This is episode 172 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. So apparently Antminers have a backdoor that allows the manufacturer to remotely shut down the devices? And apparently the security…
It’s 4/20 and Bitcoin Is Done - YMB Podcast E171
Apr 24, 2017 • 57 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e171 This is episode 171 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast. Happy 420! Today’s show is all about weed and the end of Bitcoin. Unfortunately, most of us are unable to stream this week, so your host…
SegWit UASF, 3 Bigshot Bitcoin Nations, & More - YMB Podcast E170
Apr 13, 2017 • 56 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e170 This is episode 170 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, we definitely have to cover Bitcoin’s recent SegWit UASF drama. The acronym stand for “user activated soft fork” and…
ASICBOOST Covertly Exploits Bitcoin Mining, Litecoin Embraces SegWit, & More - YMB Podcast E169
Apr 6, 2017 • 55 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e169 This is episode 169 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! To kick things off today, we’ll dive into a discussion about a Bitcoin mining method called ASICBOOST. The concept makes Bitcoin…
Multi-Currency Trading With Heleum: Big Profits? - YMB Podcast E168
Mar 30, 2017 • 61 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e168 This is episode 168 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week we have two main topics lined up: Heleum and Amir Taaki. To kick things off, we have a fantastic guest with us, Pace…
Chain Split Tokens, Closed Source Bitcoin Unlimited, & More - YMB Podcast E167
Mar 23, 2017 • 67 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e167 This is episode 167 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Bitcoin Unlimited drama continues. This week, one popular Bitcoin exchange, Bitfinex, announced an interesting new feature called…
Bitcoin Fees, Hard Forks, & Unlimited Crashes - YMB Podcast E166
Mar 16, 2017 • 59 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e166 This is episode 166 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Bitcoin’s had a crazy few weeks. The mempool is flooded, fees are soaring, and the community is buzzing about a hard fork. One of…
The Ultimate Cryptopia & Vault 7 - YMB Podcast E165
Mar 14, 2017 • 55 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e165 This is episode 165 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Daniel is out of town this week but Tim and John still have an outstanding show planned! First up, they’ll dive into John’s theory about…
Blockchainarchy: Rule by Blockchain - YMB Podcast E164
Mar 2, 2017 • 60 min
MP3, Poll, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e164 This is episode 164 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week we have a special guest with us, the founder of a decentralized autonomous organization called TheBlexit. He goes by the…
Blockchain Could Solve a Massive Equity Problem – YMB Podcast E163
Feb 23, 2017 • 59 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e163 This is episode 163 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up this week, we’ll investigate a convoluted story about phantom stock. A few years back, Dole Food’s CEO decided to go private by…
Spells of Genesis Predictions & Altcoin Debates - YMB Podcast E162
Feb 16, 2017 • 66 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e162 This is episode 162 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up in this week’s show, we’ll cover the upcoming blockchain-based trading card game, Spells of Genesis. The project seems to have…
China and Japan Make Big Bitcoin Moves - YMB Podcast E161
Feb 9, 2017 • 65 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e161 This is episode 161 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Almost two years ago, we produced a live Bitcoin news show every week for a whole summer. We called it #YMBLive and it was awesome. We…
The Real Reasons We Distrust the Government - YMB Podcast E160
Feb 3, 2017 • 52 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e160 This is episode 160 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today’s episode is all about an absolutely amazing message we received from one of our biggest fans. We called for feedback last week…
YMB’s Official Stance on Bitcoin vs. Gold - YMB Podcast E159
Jan 27, 2017 • 46 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e159 This is episode 159 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We have all kinds of fun planned for today’s show. First up, we’ll reconsider the age-old debate, Bitcoin vs. gold. We’ve covered this…
Plantoids: Living Blockchain Art - YMB Podcast E158
Jan 20, 2017 • 69 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e158 This is episode 158 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today’s episode is extra special. We decided at the last minute that we’d record live on YouTube and release it with zero editing, so this…
Demolish Bitcoin. We Dare You. #BitcoinWreckingBall - YMB Podcast E157
Jan 13, 2017 • 40 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e157 This is episode 157 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, we’ll cover Bitcoin’s giant crash over the past few days. According to one report, Bitcoin is getting demolished. That may…
If You Keep Saying The Bitcoin Is Heading to the Moon, Shut Up - YMB Podcast E156
Jan 6, 2017 • 46 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e156 This is episode 156 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Some people just have to complain about everything, and Bitcoin is certainly an easy target. So today’s show is all about Bitcoin haters.…
Bitcoin’s Rockin’ New Year - YMB Podcast E155
Dec 30, 2016 • 53 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e155 This is episode 155 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Happy New Year, Bitcoiners! Despite the expectations of countless media and so-called economists, Bitcoin survived 2016. In fact, it seems…
The Crazy Crap That Everyone Freaks Out Every Day - YMB Podcast E154
Dec 22, 2016 • 44 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e154 This is episode 154 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! You’re about to hear us try something we’ve never recorded before. In today’s episode, we’ll dial up another radio show, Free Talk Live…
Bitcoin vs. Oil and Free Market Manipulation - YMB Podcast E153
Dec 16, 2016 • 46 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e153 This is episode 153 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, we’ll cover Bitcoin, oil, and volatility. According to CryptoCoinsNews, Bitcoin was actually less volatile than oil over…
Uncensor the World: Michael W. Dean & Derrick Slopey Talk BipCoin, Dot-Bip, & More - YMB Podcast E152
Dec 9, 2016 • 72 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e152 This is episode 152 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today we have two marvelous guests with us, Michael W. Dean and Derrick Slopey. Both gents are behind numerous Bitcoin- and…
Three Simple Ways to Tank an Economy - YMB Podcast E151 Rum
Dec 1, 2016 • 36 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e151 This is episode 151 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today’s show is all about three economies struggling to maintain their fiat currencies. We covered one, Zimbabwe, a few weeks ago…
Bitcoin Battlefields: Warring for Privacy, Control, & Principles - YMB Podcast E150
Nov 24, 2016 • 55 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e150 This is episode 150 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Happy Thanksgiving! Today’s show is all about two massive Bitcoin battles: Coinbase versus the IRS and ViaBTC versus SegWit. First up,…
Zimbabwe Doesn’t Want to Be Another Hyperinflation Lesson. Enter Bitcoin. - YMB Podcast E149
Nov 17, 2016 • 54 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e149 This is episode 149 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, we cover one economist’s serious theory that Bitcoin could save Zimbabwe from another currency disaster. The country has…
Purse CEO Andrew Lee Explains How Bcoin Could Take Over Bitcoin - YMB Podcast E148
Nov 11, 2016 • 36 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e148 This is episode 148 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Could Bitcoin Core really go away some day? Andrew Lee, the CEO of Purse (http://ymb.tc/purse-savings), joins us today to help answer that…
Airbitz’s Paul Puey Has Ambitious Plans For Crypto Security & Privacy - YMB Podcast E147
Nov 4, 2016 • 45 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e147 This is episode 147 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, Daniel sits down with Paul Puey, the CEO and Co-founder of Airbitz. We had him on the show (http://ymb.tc/e40) two years…
This Browser Takes Anonymous Surfing to the Next Level. But Is It Enough? - YMB Podcast E146
Oct 28, 2016 • 39 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e146 This is episode 146 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We all know Tor is cool for anonymous browsing. Adblock is cool for, well, blocking ads. And ProTip is cool for tipping our favorite…
21 APIs & Bcoin: Are They Bitcoin’s Next Killer Apps? - YMB Podcast E145
Oct 21, 2016 • 47 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e145 This is episode 145 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, we’re chatting about The 21 Marketplace. 21 Inc. made waves awhile back (http://ymb.tc/e73) when they announced their…
Coming Out of the Bitcoin Closet - YMB Podcast E144
Oct 14, 2016 • 37 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e144 This is episode 144 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Happy National Coming Out Day! In celebration of this magnificent holiday, today’s show is all about coming out. It’s never easy to tell…
Trump vs. Hillary: The Race to Tank the Economy & Boost Bitcoin - YMB Podcast E143
Oct 6, 2016 • 38 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e143 This is episode 143 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Sheeple waste countless hours these days arguing about which presidential candidate will create more jobs or protect us from the evil…
Bitcoin Price Alert: These 4 Events Could Send Us to the Moon - YMB Podcast E142
Sep 30, 2016 • 45 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e142 This is episode 142 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! True Bitcoiners know all about price spikes. We were there for all the bubbles and we’ve seen the price move tens of percentage points in…
Cryptopias Compete in Mr. Roboto - YMB Podcast E141
Sep 23, 2016 • 45 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e141 This is episode 141 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! A recent episode of USA’s Mr. Robot featured a tense battle between two dystopian crypto theologies. On one side, there was Bitcoin, with…
You Thought These Practices Were All Deplorable. But Are They Really? - YMB Podcast E140
Sep 16, 2016 • 62 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e140 This is episode 140 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! People often do disgusting things to make money. They plagiarize, deceive their customers, try to do as little work as possible, and much…
This Bitcoin User Just Got a Nasty Surprise From His Bank - YMB Podcast E139
Sep 9, 2016 • 39 min
MP3, Link, and More: http://ymb.tc/e139 This is episode 139 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We’ve got all kinds of fun planned for today’s show. First up, we’ll cover, the rising price of BitCrystals, the in-game currency for…
Inflation: Slave, Save, Retire, & Sob - YMB Podcast E138
Sep 2, 2016 • 54 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e138 This is episode 138 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We don’t think about it very much, but inflation is a serious killer. I recently had some retirement plans running through my head and…
This Is Kim Dotcom’s Grand Vision for Bitcoin’s Future - YMB Podcast E137
Aug 26, 2016 • 41 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e137 This is episode 137 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Kim Dotcom has some serious plans for the futures of file sharing and Bitcoin. His three main projects right now are (supposedly)…
We Learned This After Countless Failed Bitcoin Ventures - YMB Podcast E136
Aug 22, 2016 • 53 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e136 This is episode 136 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We’ve invested tons of time, sweat, money, and tears into numerous Bitcoin ventures over the years. We tried Bitcoin mining…
Trolley Problems: Philosophy Is a Joke - YMB Podcast E135
Aug 15, 2016 • 44 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e135 This is episode 135 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! If you’ve listened to our show before, you know that we have a love-hate relationship with philosophy. In many ways, it’s fascinating, but…
Yet Another Bitcoin Hack & Ryan the Newbie - YMB Podcast E134
Aug 7, 2016 • 57 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e134 This is episode 134 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! To kick off today’s show, we’re covering yet another Bitcoin exchange hack. Last Tuesday, Bitfinex was taken for at least $60 million…
Hard Forks: Trusting the Bitcoin Network - YMB Podcast E133
Jul 28, 2016 • 50 min
MP3, Link, and More: http://ymb.tc/e133 This is episode 133 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week’s show is all about the Ethereum hard fork and what it might mean for Bitcoin. With the help of a hard fork, the Ethereum…
Ian Freeman on LRN.FM’s Fundraiser & Tim’s Terror Talk - YMB Podcast E132
Jul 22, 2016 • 41 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e132 This is episode 132 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, Daniel sits down with The Liberty Radio Network‘s Ian Freeman to chat about his 2016 satellite fundraiser. LRN.FM hosts a…
Pokemon GO Big or Go Home - YMB Podcast E131
Jul 15, 2016 • 60 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e131 This is episode 131 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! As you probably know, Pokemon GO is taking the world by storm. It’s only been available for a few weeks and by some counts, it’s already…
The All-Seeing Facebook - YMB Podcast E130
Jul 8, 2016 • 45 min
MP3, Links, and More: http://ymb.tc/e130 This is episode 130 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! As much as some people hate it, Facebook really can see just about everything. The social media giant knows your deepest secrets – at…
Bitcoin Only Has Value Because of the Gub’ment - YMB Podcast E129
Jul 1, 2016 • 55 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e129 This is episode 129 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Could that possibly be true? Do we only need Bitcoin because it helps us escape the clutches of our violent overlords? Would truly free human beings…
The DAO Hack, Truth, & Time Travel - YMB Podcast E128
Jun 23, 2016 • 66 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e128 This is episode 128 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We haven’t actually had a chance to cover the DAO yet, but now the news is bigger than ever and we can’t pass it up. It’s been hacked. A clever…
Credit Cards & Car Registration - YMB Podcast E127
Jun 17, 2016 • 58 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e127 This is episode 127 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Our schedule has been a little off lately but the YMB team is officially back in town! For this week’s podcast, we’re taking a gander at personal…
Bitcoin Journalist Kyle Torpey on All the Big Stories - YMB Podcast E126
Jun 10, 2016 • 36 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e126 This is episode 126 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week’s incredibly special guest is Kyle Torpey, a Bitcoin writer/researcher who has covered a number of Bitcoin’s biggest stories. He’s here…
Make Bitcoin Great Again: DJ Trump Backs Crypto - YMB Podcast E125
May 31, 2016 • 37 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e125 This is episode 125 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! You read that right, folks. The one and only Donald J. Trump now officially wants to make Bitcoin great again. As he put it, “I absolutely believe in…
Expect to Be Watched - YMB Podcast E124
May 17, 2016 • 44 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e124 This is episode 124 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! The United States Supreme Court recently ruled that the FBI could obtain a warrant to access and monitor any device running Tor (http://ymb.tc/e46)…
Is Wright Right? - YMB Podcast E123
May 6, 2016 • 52 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e123 This is episode 123 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week’s fantastic show is all about Craig Wright (http://ymb.tc/e103), the man who claims to be the inventor of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto..…
Tolerating Crypto & the Real Bitcoin Use Cases - YMB Podcast E122
Apr 29, 2016 • 47 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e122 This is episode 122 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Fist up today, we’re chatting about Japan’s official recognition of digital currencies and Europe’s approval of Bitstamp. Has Bitcoin finally reached…
Bitcoin for Criminals - YMB Podcast E121
Apr 22, 2016 • 55 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e121 This is episode 121 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! For years, we’ve praised Bitcoin because it gives more power to the people. In general, that’s a great thing, but should we be worried that it gives…
Big Macs & Bitcoin: Terrible Ain’t Wrong - YMB Podcast E120
Apr 15, 2016 • 45 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e120 This is episode 120 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! What on earth do Big Macs have to do with Bitcoin? Tune in to learn how they can both teach us that bad things are not necessarily wrong and…
Robots, Infinite Resources, Interpreting Art, & More - YMB Podcast E119
Apr 8, 2016 • 57 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e119 This is episode 119 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This episode is easily one of our best. It’s all about what the world will be like when the robots take over. Theoretically, people could have access…
Free Market Flaws - YMB Podcast E118
Apr 1, 2016 • 57 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e118 This is episode 118 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We love liberty, really. But just for fun, we’ve recently questioned some of the most important aspects of freedom, like privacy and property rights.…
Escape Death AND Taxes - YMB Podcast E117
Mar 29, 2016 • 47 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e117 This is episode 117 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Apologies for the delay on this one. Easter set us back a bit. This is another one of those darned philosophical episodes. You’re about to hear us…
Angela Keaton on Sexual Freedom, ISIS, Privacy, & More - YMB Podcast E116
Mar 18, 2016 • 45 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e116 This is episode 116 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We’re continuing our guest streak this week with Angela Keaton, the Director of Operations for Antiwar.com! We’ll kick things off with some…
Fiat Flaws, Bitcoin Scams, & Altcoins - YMB Podcast E115
Mar 11, 2016 • 45 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e115 This is episode 115 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week’s special guest is Zack Voell, a relatively new Bitcoin user who had some interesting experiences buying and selling cryptocurrency. He…
Bitcoin Belle: Books, Bitches, Banter, & More - YMB Podcast E114
Mar 4, 2016 • 71 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e114 This is episode 114 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week we have a special guest, the one and only Bitcoin Belle, also known as Michele Seven! She joined us once about a year ago and now she’s…
Green Beret: Government Caused Bitcoin Civil War - YMB Podcast E113
Feb 26, 2016 • 52 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e113 This is episode 113 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today’s slightly different episode comes from a Bitcoin news show that I helped host earlier this week. We were joined by Mr. Blake Miles, an…
Bitcoin’s Next Steps (and John Stuart) - YMB Podcast E112
Feb 18, 2016 • 53 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e112 This is episode 112 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week we have a returning special guest, Robert Genito, the CEO of Wall of Coins! He’s here to chat about Bitcoin’s next steps. What are some new…
You Won’t Believe! - YMB Podcast E111
Feb 12, 2016 • 46 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e111 This is episode 111 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! You will NOT believe what happens in this OUTRAGEOUS episode! First up, we’ll cover Steam’s decision to integrate Bitcoin. There aren’t too many…
Bitcoin Isn’t for the Masses - YMB Podcast E110
Feb 5, 2016 • 53 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e110 This is episode 110 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Scaling Bitcoin (possibly by increasing the block size) has recently been a huge topic in the Bitcoin community and on our show. Many people want to…
Reviving Bitcoin - YMB Podcast E109
Jan 29, 2016 • 51 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e109 This is episode 109 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Last week, we struggled with the possibility that Bitcoin might be dead. In the end, we found that idea highly unlikely, but it’s still clear that…
Is Bitcoin Finally Dead? - YMB Podcast E108
Jan 21, 2016 • 48 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e108 This is episode 108 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! According to countless news sources, Bitcoin is finally dead. It all started when lead developer Mike Hearn declared that he was quitting. One of the…
The Depressing Philosophy of Liberty - YMB Podcast E107
Jan 15, 2016 • 73 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e107 This is episode 107 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today’s show is entirely about the core ideas behind the liberty movement. We don’t have any articles to kickstart our discussion. Rather, we’ll just…
Bitcoin Past, Present, & Future - YMB Podcast E106
Jan 8, 2016 • 52 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e106 This is episode 106 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Daniel is still on vacation with no time to edit, so this is another uncut episode! First up today, we’ll chat about Segregated Witness, a technical…
Is Bitcoin a Bad Investment? - YMB Podcast E105
Dec 31, 2015 • 62 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e105 Happy New Year! This is episode 105 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Daniel is on vacation this week and doesn’t have time to edit, so this episode is completely uncut! We’ll review and respond to a…
Angela Keaton & Drew Phillips Announce Winning Peace Haikus - YMB Podcast E104
Dec 24, 2015 • 46 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e104 This is episode 104 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! A few weeks ago, Drew Phillips joined us to share some details about a pro-peace haiku contest run by Bitcoin Not Bombs and Antiwar.com. Today he’s…
Wright’s Wrong: PGP Key or GTFO - YMB Podcast E103
Dec 17, 2015 • 44 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e103 This is episode 103 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Last week, WIRED and Gizmodo reported evidence that a man named Craig Steven Wright is Satoshi Nakamoto. While there’s still no definitive proof that…
Year End Live Show – Bitcoin and the Arts #12
Dec 14, 2015 • 74 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/ba12 This is another Bitcoin and the Arts podcast with John Stuart! This episode is extra special because it’s John’s last show of 2015 and it marks one full year of the B&A podcast. To help celebrate, John invited Dustin, the…
Nexus Creator Colin Cantrell - YMB Podcast E102
Dec 10, 2015 • 42 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e102 This is episode 102 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today we have another special guest with us, Colin Cantrell, the creator of Nexus. His project encompasses all all kinds of technology but we’re…
BNB’s Peace Haiku & ProTip’s Fullnode Fundraiser - YMB Podcast E101
Dec 3, 2015 • 44 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e101 This is episode 101 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, we’re joined by Mr. Drew Phillips from Bitcoin Not Bombs. The organization has partnered with Antiwar.com to run a pro-peace haiku…
The Ultimate Bitcoin Fans - YMB Podcast E100
Nov 27, 2015 • 55 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e100 This is episode 100 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! For this week’s very special episode, we have three very special guests: Andrew Lee, Cyril Blanc, and Adrian. All of them are fans of the show and…
IRS Bitcoin Training, BED, & More Odds ‘n’ Ends - YMB Podcast E99
Nov 19, 2015 • 42 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e99 This is episode 99 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week, we’ve got several little things to cover. First up, we’ll chat about a new pro-peace haiku contest from Antiwar.com and Bitcoin Not Bombs.…
Nobody Buys Art With Bitcoin - Bitcoin and the Arts #11
Nov 14, 2015 • 13 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/ba11 This is another Bitcoin and the Arts podcast with John Stuart! This month, John is chatting about some high-class artists who refuse to sell their work for Bitcoin. Some journalists from Observer recently visited a large art…
Satoshi’s Nobel Nomination & Microsoft’s Blockchain Tools - YMB Podcast E98
Nov 12, 2015 • 42 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e98 This is episode 98 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, we’re discussing Satoshi Nakamoto’s potential nomination for the Nobel Prize in Economics. We’re definitely excited for this…
Enjoy Bitcoins Founder & Fiat Currency - YMB Podcast E97
Nov 5, 2015 • 45 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e97 This is episode 97 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up this week, John and Daniel sit down with Jordan Ale, the founder of a Bitcoin directory called Enjoy Bitcoins. Jordan will share how his site…
How to Discuss Bitcoin - YMB Podcast E96
Oct 30, 2015 • 36 min
Main Page: http://ymb.tc/e96 This is episode 96 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! A relatively new forum over at Roger Ver’s Bitcoin.com hopes to establish a more open and civil Bitcoin discussion platform. To get things going, Ver…
Force Locked Up & Bitcoin vs Blockchain - YMB Podcast E95
Oct 23, 2015 • 46 min
This is episode 95 of You, Me, and BTC - your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Carl Mark Force IV, the rogue DEA agent on the Silk Road case, was just sentenced to 78 months in prison. Should he have gotten a smaller sentence due to his stressful work…
Hate Mail, Purse Hack, & Bitcoin Stats - YMB Podcast E94
Oct 15, 2015 • 46 min
This is episode 94 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up this week, we’re addressing some hate mail that we got after our last episode. As part of that, we’ll share a bit about the background of You, Me, and BTC and discuss some…
Gemini, Coin Fire, & Behind the Scenes - YMB Podcast E93
Oct 9, 2015 • 60 min
This is episode 93 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We’re kicking off this week’s show with a discussion about Gemini, the Winklevosses twins’ new Bitcoin exchange that has just been approved in New York. The registration process…
Imogen Heap & Mycelia - Bitcoin and the Arts #10
Oct 3, 2015 • 16 min
This is another Bitcoin and the Arts podcast with John Stuart! This month’s show is all about an idea that is still developing in the mind of singer-songwriter Imogen Heap. She calls it Mycelia, and it’s a way for artists to store every bit of information…
Bitcoin Piggy Bank and Ethereum Finances - YMB Podcast E92
Oct 1, 2015 • 43 min
This is episode 92 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up today, we’re chatting about a digital piggy bank that is currently under development. It’s supposed to help kids grasp the value of saving money and it allows Bitcoin…
Another Corrupt Silk Road Investigator - #YMBLive 9-28-15
Sep 28, 2015 • 41 min
This is another wild edition of #YMBLive – your [live] liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today, we’re covering another Silk Road investigator gone rogue. A deep web user called Diamond claims to be an FBI agent has been threatening, blackmailing, and extorting…
The 21 Bitcoin Computer - YMB Podcast E91
Sep 24, 2015 • 49 min
This is episode 91 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! A few days ago, 21 Inc. announced a new product called the 21 Bitcoin Computer. It’s essentially a small, versatile Bitcoin miner attached to a Raspberry Pi computer. It can run as…
The Bankchain - YMB Podcast E90
Sep 17, 2015 • 46 min
This is episode 90 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week, we’re chatting about a brand new partnership between at least nine big banks around the globe. They’ve all decided that a blockchain could provide huge benefits to the…
Private Censorship - YMB Podcast E89
Sep 10, 2015 • 48 min
This is episode 89 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! The bulk of today’s show is about censorship in the free market. Theymos, the owner of the Bitcoin subreddit, recently banned discussion about BitcoinXT and the blocksize debate,…
BTC Art Gallery Creator on the Power of Memes & More - Bitcoin and the Arts #9
Sep 6, 2015 • 40 min
This is another Bitcoin and the Arts podcast with John Stuart! This month, John chats with Dustin, the creator of the BTC Art Gallery! Dustin once realized that art was incredibly important, even in the Bitcoin space, but no one was organizing all of the…
AT&T Blocks Bitcoin? - YMB Podcast E88
Sep 3, 2015 • 44 min
This is episode 88 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! One Bitcoin user recently discovered that his ISP, AT&T, was blocking the internet port used by Bitcoin Core. We don’t know how widespread the issue is or why AT&T chose to do…
Criminal Smart Contracts - YMB Podcast E87
Aug 27, 2015 • 43 min
This is episode 87 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today we’re unpacking possible connections between smart contracts and crime. Some have argued that smart contracts will make it much safer and more convenient for bad actors to…
BitcoinXT - YMB Podcast E86
Aug 20, 2015 • 46 min
This is episode 86 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week’s show is all about BitcoinXT, a Bitcoin fork proposed by Gavin Andresen and Mike Hearn. We’ll chat about why the blocksize debate has been so wild, the cultural…
KYC and Brainwallets - YMB Podcast E85
Aug 13, 2015 • 43 min
This is episode 85 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up this week, we’re sharing some thoughts about the significant amount of personal information that Bitcoin exchanges collect. Some people even think they have more stringent…
Owning Bitcoin, Card-Linking, Small Biz, & More Bitcoin Headlines - #YMBLive 8-12-15
Aug 12, 2015 • 121 min
VIDEO: https://youmeandbtc.com/bitcoin-podcast/owning-bitcoin-card-linking-small-biz-more-bitcoin-headlines-ymblive-8-12-15/ This is another wild episode of #YMBLive, our weekly LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 1PM-3PM Eastern as we…
Blockchain Governance - YMB Podcast E84
Aug 6, 2015 • 58 min
This is episode 84 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week’s show is all about the Bitcoin blockchain and governance. For centuries, man has generally been ruled by other men and force. Is the blockchain changing that paradigm?…
Karpeles Arrested, Bitcoin Gaming, Politicians, & More Bitcoin Headlines - #YMBLive 8-5-15
Aug 5, 2015 • 122 min
This is another wild episode of #YMBLive, our weekly LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 1-3PM Eastern as we cover the latest Bitcoin headlines and share plenty of crazy Bitcoin opinions. If you can’t watch the show live, the audio and…
Ascribe CEO Bruce Pon on Creative Commons, Copying, & IP - Bitcoin and the Arts #8
Aug 1, 2015 • 27 min
This is another Bitcoin and the Arts podcast with John Stuart! In last month’s B&A podcast, John briefly touched on a new digital content management service, Ascribe. The platform allows users to generate authentic versions of digital content, like music…
Bitcoin Brothers: Greek Tragedy (or Opportunity?) – YMB Podcast E83
Jul 30, 2015 • 63 min
This is episode 83 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today’s show comes from a special Liberty.me LIVE event that was broadcast last week. Daniel Brown was joined by Bitcoin Brothers Sam and Steve Patterson to chat about what exactly…
Mike Tyson, Fee Discovery, Contributor, & More Bitcoin Headlines – #YMBLive 7-29-15
Jul 29, 2015 • 118 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is another wild episode of #YMBLive, our weekly LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 1-3PM Eastern as we cover the latest Bitcoin headlines and share plenty of crazy Bitcoin opinions. If you can’t watch the…
Analog, Digital, and Stupid – YMB Podcast E82
Jul 23, 2015 • 51 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 82 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! We’re kicking off today’s show with a discussion about the internet and the difference between analog and digital. We’ll consider the value of…
BitGive Auction, True Privacy, BitPervy, & More Bitcoin Headlines – #YMBLive 7-22-15
Jul 22, 2015 • 113 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is another wild episode of #YMBLive, our weekly LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 1-3PM Eastern as we cover the latest Bitcoin headlines and share plenty of crazy Bitcoin opinions. If you can’t watch the…
Backpage Loves Bitcoin, Ebay Doesn’t – YMB Podcast E81
Jul 16, 2015 • 41 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 81 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Today we’re chatting about two marketplaces with very different views on Bitcoin. First up is Backpage.com. After being rejected by Visa and…
Cheap Hacking, Bitcoin Backing, & More Bitcoin Headlines – #YMBLive 7-15-15
Jul 15, 2015 • 121 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is another wild episode of #YMBLive, our weekly LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 1-3PM Eastern as we cover the latest Bitcoin headlines and share plenty of crazy Bitcoin opinions. If you can’t watch the…
COINCUBE Founder Robert Allen and Trest Developer Stephan – YMB Podcast E80
Jul 10, 2015 • 50 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 80 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! Apologies for being about a day late with this episode. I’ve been enjoying the vices of Vegas at FreedomFest. Liberty FTW! For the first half of…
Taylor Swift, Streaming, Ascribe, & Why My Music Is Free – Bitcoin and the Arts #7
Jul 4, 2015 • 21 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is another Bitcoin and the Arts podcast with John Stuart! To kick things off this month, John will spend some time chatting about Ascribe. It’s a new service that uses the Bitcoin blockchain to manage intellectual…
Bitcoin Merchants and the Greece Crisis – YMB Podcast E79
Jul 2, 2015 • 49 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 79 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up this week, we’re chatting about merchants that accept Bitcoin and immediately sell it. Are those retailers just using the Bitcoin community…
Grexit, Private Key Transactions, Tibdit, & More Bitcoin Headlines – #YMBLive 7-1-15
Jul 1, 2015 • 124 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is another wild episode of #YMBLive, our weekly LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 1-3PM Eastern as we cover the latest Bitcoin headlines and share plenty of crazy Bitcoin opinions. If you can’t watch the…
Bitcoin’s Stress Test and Beginners Q&A – YMB Podcast E78
Jun 25, 2015 • 46 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 78 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! To kick things off this week, we’re chatting about the Bitcoin stress test that was run just a few days ago. CoinWallet.eu decided to broadcast a huge…
The Block Size Debate, Tech Giant Privacy, & More Bitcoin Headlines – #YMBLive 6-24-15
Jun 24, 2015 • 120 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is another wild episode of #YMBLive, our weekly LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 1-3PM Eastern as we cover the latest Bitcoin headlines and share plenty of crazy Bitcoin opinions. If you can’t watch the…
Magnr CEO Joe Lee and Government Blockchains – YMB Podcast E77
Jun 18, 2015 • 41 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 77 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! First up this week, we’re chatting with Joe Lee, the CEO of BTC.sx and Magnr. The latter is a brand new service that launched this week. It allows you…
Bitcoin for DOPE, Failing Bitcoin Merchants, & More Bitcoin Headlines – #YMBLive 6-17-15
Jun 17, 2015 • 117 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is our fourth episode of #YMBLive, a new LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 1-3PM Eastern as we cover the latest Bitcoin headlines and share plenty of crazy Bitcoin opinions. If you can’t watch the show…
HayekGold Creator Anthem Blanchard – YMB Podcast E76
Jun 11, 2015 • 54 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 76 of You, Me, and BTC – your liberty and Bitcoin podcast! This week, we have a special guest, Mr. Anthem Hayek Blanchard, the CEO of Anthem Vault. The company just launched HayekGold, which is a cryptotoken…
Cryptotheft at Gunpoint, Price Stability, & More Bitcoin Headlines – #YMBLive 6-10-15
Jun 10, 2015 • 112 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This week’s show features an EXCLUSIVE interview with Todd Kantor, the victim of a Bitcoin theft at gunpoint. He’ll share how he was attacked and how we can reduce the level of trust necessary in the Bitcoin space. Tune in…
Bitcoin Crowdfunding – Bitcoin and the Arts #6
Jun 7, 2015 • 16 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Welcome to another edition of John Stuart’s Bitcoin and the Arts podcast! This month’s show is all about Bitcoin crowdfunding. Many services, like Swarm and Lighthouse, are working hard to perfect the concept by using Bitcoin…
The Absurdity of Nations and Trials – YMB Podcast E75
Jun 4, 2015 • 44 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 75 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! First up this week, we’re chatting about Wikileaks’ new Bitcoin bounty program. The organization is currently offering $100,000 in Bitcoin…
Prediction Markets, Light Bulb Miners, & More Bitcoin Headlines – #YMBLive 6-3-15
Jun 3, 2015 • 120 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is the second episode of #YMBLive, our brand new LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 1-3PM Eastern as we cover the latest Bitcoin headlines and share plenty of crazy Bitcoin opinions. If you can’t watch the…
Decentralize: Peter Nash’s Story – YMB Podcast E74
May 28, 2015 • 42 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 74 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! Peter Nash used to be a respected moderator on the Silk Road forums. Just days ago, he was released from prison when a judge decided that…
Mining, Advertising, & More Bitcoin Headlines – #YMBLive 5-27-15
May 27, 2015 • 118 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is the first episode of our brand new LIVE Bitcoin podcast! Join us every Wednesday from 12-2PM Eastern as we cover the latest Bitcoin headlines and share plenty of opinions. If you can’t watch the show live, the audio…
21 Inc. and the Future of Bitcoin Mining – YMB Podcast E73
May 21, 2015 • 55 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 73 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! A few months ago, it was announced that a Bitcoin startup, 21 Inc., had raised millions of dollars. At the time, we could only speculate…
Bitcoin’s Maximum Capacity, Part 2 – YMB Podcast E72
May 14, 2015 • 51 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 72 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! Last week, we spoke about Mike Hearn’s article, The Capacity Cliff. In that post, he explained that the Bitcoin network will soon max out…
Bitcoin’s Maximum Capacity – YMB Podcast E71
May 7, 2015 • 42 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 71 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! One of the biggest problems that Bitcoin is expected to face in the near future is scalability. New users show up every day and veteran…
WCN’s Art and Bitcoin – Bitcoin and the Arts #5
May 2, 2015 • 13 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is John Stuart’s fifth Bitcoin and the Arts podcast! First up this month, John will recap some of the live broadcast we did to announce the #DontExposeEvil meme contest winners. He’ll explain why he thinks art can be such…
Negative Interest Rates? – YMB Podcast E70
Apr 30, 2015 • 40 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 70 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! For several months now, some European banks have been imposing negative interest rates. That’s a pretty crazy idea. Why would the banks do…
Is Privacy Overrated? – YMB Podcast E69
Apr 23, 2015 • 41 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 69 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! This week, we’re chatting about privacy. As liberty-oriented people, we know that it’s important to keep some things secret, especially…
Keep Your Secrets Safe – YMB Podcast E68
Apr 16, 2015 • 56 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 68 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! This week is all about keeping secrets. First up, Tim and John will chat about the government and encryption. Some law enforcement…
Bitcoin in Politics and Games – YMB Podcast E67
Apr 9, 2015 • 41 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 67 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! This week, we’re touching on two topics that might not be as different as some people think: politics and games. For starters, we’ll chat…
Forget Tidal: Be Your Own Artist – Bitcoin and the Arts #4
Apr 4, 2015 • 19 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is John Stuart’s fourth Bitcoin and the Arts podcast! This month, John’s chatting about a new music streaming service called Tidal. It’s supposed to be an amazing innovation for artists because it should give them more…
Force Goes Rogue – YMB Podcast E66
Apr 2, 2015 • 43 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 66 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! This week, we’re discussing a DEA agent gone rogue. His name is Carl Mark Force IV, and he was allegedly able to scam Ross Ulbricht from…
Antiwar.com’s Angela Keaton & Bitcoin Not Bombs’ Drew Phillips: #DontExposeEvil – YMB Podcast E65
Mar 26, 2015 • 33 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 65 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! We’re joined by two very special guests today, Angela Keaton from Antiwar.com and Drew Phillips from Bitcoin Not Bombs. Angela Keaton:…
Evolution Market and 21 Inc.: Bitcoin Ups and Downs – YMB Podcast E64
Mar 19, 2015 • 46 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 64 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! Evolution Market Collapses Evolution is one of the many Bitcoin dark markets that sprang up after the Silk Road was shut down.…
Regulations Galore – YMB Podcast E63
Mar 12, 2015 • 49 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 63 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! We’re kicking things off this week with some discussion about the Isle of Man. The small, self-governed island has long been an attractive…
Liberty Art at Liberty.me Create – Bitcoin and the Arts #3
Mar 7, 2015 • 7 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe In his never-ending quest to discover and share Bitcoin art and liberty-oriented masterpieces, John Stuart has started exploring Liberty.me Create. The platform was launched just a few weeks ago and aims to provide an exciting…
Cody Wilson Makes Waves – YMB Podcast E62
Mar 5, 2015 • 51 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 62 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! Cody Wilson is a Bitcoin lover and cryptoanarchist with a number of well-known projects. He recently tried to become a board member of the…
Secrets for Sale on Slur – YMB Podcast E61
Feb 26, 2015 • 50 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 61 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! This week, we’re chatting about a crazy new cryptoservice called Slur. It’s still in development, but when it’s done, it’s supposed allow…
Cyberheists – YMB Podcast E60
Feb 19, 2015 • 36 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 60 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! This week, we’re chatting about two cyberhacks that tell an interesting story. For starters, a Chinese Bitcoin exchange called BTER had…
Morality in the Ulbricht Case – YMB Podcast E59
Feb 12, 2015 • 55 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is episode 59 of You, Me, and BTC, the planet’s most entertaining Bitcoin podcast! As you probably already know, Ross Ulbricht was found guilty last week on all seven charges that he was facing. Today, we’ll share some…
YT Cracker’s Introducing Neals – Bitcoin and the Arts #2
Feb 7, 2015 • 6 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is John Stuart’s second Bitcoin and the Arts special! Today, he’ll chat about YT Cracker‘s new album, Introducing Neals. John doesn’t always like rap, but he loves YT and he loves this album. It’s the story of a man…
The Satoshi Roundtable – YMB Podcast E58
Feb 5, 2015 • 45 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe If you’re about to listen to this show on release day, then an interesting event is scheduled to begin tomorrow. From February 6-8, some of the most influential names in Bitcoin will hold an exclusive conference on a Caribbean…
Antonopoulos AMA Responses – YMB Podcast E57
Jan 29, 2015 • 58 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Today’s show is all about an ask-me-anything session that Andreas Antonopoulos recently conducted on Reddit. We found a list of his best responses that cover a wide range of crypto topics and we’ll be offering our own opinions…
Bitcoin Belle on the Ulbricht Case and the Silk Road – YMB Podcast E56
Jan 22, 2015 • 75 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Today we’re joined by a very special guest, Michele Seven, also known as the Bitcoin Belle. She’s been heavily involved in the activism surrounding the trial of Ross Ulbricht, the alleged creator of the Silk Road. Many people…
Purse’s $10,000 Guarantee and More Bitstamp – YMB Podcast E55
Jan 15, 2015 • 38 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe About a week ago, one of our favorite Bitcoin startups introduced a $10,000 guarantee for their services. If you’ve never heard of Purse.io (http://ymb.tc/purse-savings) before, we’ll explain it how it allows you to spend…
The Bitstamp Hack – YMB Podcast E54
Jan 8, 2015 • 40 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Earlier this week, a popular Bitcoin exchange, Bitstamp, lost about $5 million to a hacker. Today, we’ll be chatting about that event. Fortunately, the administrators claim that their customers’ deposits will be honored in…
VAT for Digital Services – Bitcoin and the Arts #1
Jan 3, 2015 • 12 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Welcome to YMB’s first ever monthly special series, Bitcoin and the Arts with John Stuart. We ran a segment like this once before during our regular Thursday show, but we’ve since decided that it will work wonderfully as a…
YMB Podcast E53: Old Year’s Resolutions
Jan 1, 2015 • 40 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Happy New Year from You, Me, and BTC! About a year ago, 2014 was just getting started, and we made some Bitcoin-related New Year’s resolutions on the show. Telling more people about Bitcoin and spending it in person were some…
YMB Podcast E52: A Year of Bitcoin
Dec 26, 2014 • 45 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is the last of our Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today is by far one of the most exciting days in YMB history. Since our show goes out once a week, episode 52 marks one full year of podcasting. We are thrilled to have…
YMB Christmas Day 11: YMB Live!
Dec 24, 2014 • 86 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is day eleven the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! For a few months in 2014, we did a weekly live edition of the YMB podcast. The station we used no longer operates, but we wanted to revisit some of that excitement, so for…
YMB Christmas Day 10: Butterfly Labs Ruined
Dec 23, 2014 • 4 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is day ten the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Over the past few years, a company called Butterfly Labs has been promising to produce and deliver ASIC Bitcoin mining hardware, only to be repeatedly delayed. Many people…
YMB Christmas Day 9: Bitcoin Community
Dec 22, 2014 • 15 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is day nine of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! For today’s special, we reached out to the Bitcoin community and asked for some thoughts about the past year in Bitcoin. The specific question was this: “In your opinion,…
YMB Christmas Day 8: Bitcoin’s Future – Lost Audio!
Dec 21, 2014 • 29 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is day eight of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Ok, so this audio wasn’t exactly lost, but it is an old recording that was never officially released as part of the YMB podcast! Since we’ve been reminiscing about our…
YMB Christmas Day 7: Twelve Days of Bitcoin Song
Dec 20, 2014 • 5 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is day seven of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today’s feature is John Stuart’s fantastic new Bitcoin song, The Twelve Days of Bitcoin. There’s nothing like a good parody during the Christmas season! Tune in to learn…
YMB Christmas Day 6: Jeffrey Tucker
Dec 19, 2014 • 15 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe 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…
YMB Podcast E51: The Changetip Debate
Dec 19, 2014 • 35 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is day five of our Twelve Days of YMB Christmas extravaganza! Today we’re talking about Changetip, a popular Bitcoin tipping network. One critic recently published an article explaining some of the service’s flaws. Tim…
YMB Christmas Day 4: Bitcoin Resilience
Dec 17, 2014 • 11 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is day four of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today’s special is hosted by Tim Baker. He’ll do something in this show that is not always easy for Bitcoin enthusiasts: he’ll be honest about the falling Bitcoin price.…
YMB Christmas Day 3: Amagi Metals CEO, Stephen Macaskill
Dec 16, 2014 • 15 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is day three of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today, we’re rejoined by Stephen Macaskill, the CEO of Amagi Metals. He was the first guest ever featured on the You, Me, and BTC podcast, all the way back in episode 11!…
YMB Christmas Day 2: Bitcoin Nostalgia
Dec 15, 2014 • 15 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This is day two of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! Today’s anniversary special will be hosted by just John Stuart. Although many people appreciate the growth Bitcoin has seen over the past year, John encourages a shift of…
YMB Christmas Day 1: Bitcoin Teaches
Dec 14, 2014 • 13 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Welcome to the first of the Twelve Days of YMB Christmas! By coincidence, the 52nd episode of the You, Me, and BTC podcast is scheduled for release on Christmas day. Since there are 52 weeks in a year, that episode will also…
YMB Podcast E50: A Bitcoin Auction and Wall of Coins
Dec 11, 2014 • 41 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe We’re kicking things off today with a discussion about the 50,000 BTC recently auctioned off by the US Marshals Service. The coins had been taken from Ross Ulbricht, the alleged leader of the original Silk Road. Then later in…
YMB Podcast E49: Cryptorush and Difficult Questions
Dec 4, 2014 • 36 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe This week on the show, we’re joined by King Dragon, the administrator of an altcoin exchange called Cryptorush. He’ll explain the history of his project and talk about where he plans to take it in the future. Then later on,…
YMB Podcast E48: Whitelists and Blacklists
Nov 27, 2014 • 37 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Today, we’re talking about whitelisting and blacklisting with Bitcoin addresses. Many people fear that address discrimination is wrong and could ruin Bitcoin. At first, we thought that’s exactly where we would stand on the…
YMB Podcast E47: Transparency, NFC, and Snapcash
Nov 20, 2014 • 32 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe First up today, we’ll be chatting about transparency in our monetary systems. One Reddit user pointed out that although mining pool operators can cause centralization problems, the risks there are much smaller than in our…
YMB Podcast E46: White Thursday
Nov 13, 2014 • 35 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Just one week ago, on November 6, a number of hidden websites on the Tor network were seized by law enforcement and several alleged black market masterminds were arrested. We’re dubbing the day White Thursday, a day on which…
YMB Podcast E45: Understanding Altcoins
Nov 6, 2014 • 44 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe Since you’re about to listen to this show, you probably know that it’s a Bitcoin podcast. We usually focus on Satoshi’s original cryptocurrency, but today, we’re broadening our horizons. We’ll be speaking with a team of…
YMB Podcast E44: Trucoin, Trading Bots, and Art
Oct 30, 2014 • 42 min
Download Podcast | Subscribe First up this week is an interview with Brent James from Trucoin. The company is rolling out services that will allow people to quickly buy Bitcoins with a credit or debit card. Mr. James will explain how it all works and why…
YMB Podcast E43: Anonymity Opposites and Broken Banking
Oct 23, 2014 • 36 min
To kick things off this week, we’ll be chatting about two news bits from opposite sides of the anonymity spectrum. On the bad side: one crypto-exchange, Melotic, is now requiring users to submit identification information. On the good side: the team…
YMB Podcast E42: Andreas Antonopoulos Before the Canadian Senate
Oct 16, 2014 • 45 min
Last week, one of the most respected men in Bitcoin, Andreas M. Antonopoulos, spoke before a Canadian Senate Banking Committee. He did a fantastic job explaining Bitcoin, answering questions, and offering advice for how Bitcoin should or should not be…
YMB Podcast E41: The Government’s Role
Oct 9, 2014 • 32 min
In today’s shorter show, we’ll begin by sharing a bit about the world’s first blockchain wedding. Just last weekend, two lovers permanently embedded their commitment to each other inside of a Bitcoin transaction. Then later in the show, we’ll chat about…
YMB Podcast E40: Airbitz CEO, Paul Puey
Oct 2, 2014 • 41 min
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YMB Podcast E39: Bitcoin Facts and Stats
Sep 25, 2014 • 42 min
This week, just for fun, we’ll be sharing a bunch of Bitcoin facts and stats. What was Bitcoin’s peak market cap? How many coins are sitting on the most valuable address? When was the first block ever mined? Tune in for our perspective on all that and…
YMB Podcast E38: Apple Pay and Other Bitcoin Imitations
Sep 18, 2014 • 43 min
Last week, Apple announced all sorts of new products and services, one of which was Apple Pay. Apple lovers will now be able to make secure payments using their new iPhones and near-field communication. We’re not huge fans of Apple, but there really are…
YMB Podcast E37: Satoshi’s Slip-Up
Sep 11, 2014 • 54 min
Today’s show is a little different. We’ll be chatting about the hacker who gained control of Satoshi Nakamoto’s email account, but before we have our conversation together, each host will be sharing some thoughts separately. When we meet up again, we’ll…
YMB Podcast E36: The Dollar’s Demise
Sep 4, 2014 • 43 min
In today’s show, we’ll be talking about collapse of the US dollar. Lots of people think it will happen very soon and almost apocalyptically. We’re not so sure about that, but we will spend some time today chatting about how, when, and why it could happen.…
YMB Podcast E35: Valerian Bennett from TheProtocol.TV
Aug 28, 2014 • 46 min
This week, we are speaking with Valerian Bennett from TheProtocol.TV. He is a filmmaker who recently began exploring and enjoying Bitcoin. He spent some time in Argentina this summer and created an amazing video about Bitcoin in Buenos Aires. He will tell…
YMB Podcast E34: Cryptolina and the Bitcoin Dip
Aug 21, 2014 • 39 min
To begin today’s show, we’ll be sharing a bit about last weekend’s Cryptolina Bitcoin Expo. Everyone’s favorite host, Daniel Brown, made the trip to North Carolina and got to meet all kinds of cool people, listen to some fascinating talks, and even did a…
YMB Podcast E33: BlockSign and Family Economics
Aug 14, 2014 • 42 min
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…
YMB Podcast E32: Wikipedia, Nas, and More
Aug 7, 2014 • 39 min
Your three favorite hosts are back and this time we’re chatting about some recent headlines. We will kick things off with Wikipedia and Twitch, two services that just began accepting Bitcoin. Then we’ll spend some time thinking about Nas, a rapper who…
YMB Podcast E31: Bits and Pieces
Jul 31, 2014 • 48 min
This episode of the You, Me, and BTC Podcast is a collection of short bits and pieces that we have been saving up for quite awhile. To kick things off, we will chat a bit about our new theme music created by John Stuart and we will play an ad that we…
YMB Podcast Special: Jeffrey Tucker from Liberty.me
Jul 28, 2014 • 24 min
Jeffrey Tucker is a man respected very much by very many people, and we are extremely honored to have been given the opportunity to speak with him. In today’s special, Mr. Tucker will tell us about his brand new social media network, Liberty.me. It’s the…
YMB Podcast E30: A Bitcoin Beginner
Jul 24, 2014 • 71 min
Bitcoin can often be very difficult to describe. If we tried to explain all of the basics on our own, we would certainly end up leaving some Bitcoin beginners confused with our highfalutin cryptocurrency terminology and technical descriptions. That is why…
YMB Podcast E29: Better Bitcoin Banking and Free Reviews
Jul 17, 2014 • 49 min
This week, the You, Me and BTC team will begin with this article about some Bitcoin banks that are sprouting up. Many people are turned off by this idea because the banks that we currently use for our fiat currency have some serious issues. In this…
YMB Podcast Special: Jacob Sears for the College Cryptocurrency Network
Jul 16, 2014 • 16 min
Tune in to another You, Me, and BTC special from the Bitcoin in the Beltway conference! This time we’re chatting with Jacob Sears, a representative for the College Cryptocurrency Network. The group’s mission is to create “an international nonprofit…
YMB Podcast Special: Lamar Wilson and Lafe Taylor from Pheeva Wallet
Jul 14, 2014 • 17 min
Lamar Wilson and Lafe Taylor are two people who made a huge impact at the Bitcoin in the Beltway conference. Numerous people were expressing how inspirational their presentation was. They are the creators of the Pheeva Wallet, which is considered the…
YMB Podcast E28: Bitcoin Theft and Security
Jul 10, 2014 • 48 min
The Bitcoin world has been buzzing quite a bit recently about stolen coins. Several well-known people including Davi Barker and Liz Reitzig were tweeting about lost funds and encouraging the use of two-factor authentication. We are here to tell all about…
YMB Podcast Special: BTCJam’s Alexis Aiono at Bitcoin in the Beltway
Jul 6, 2014 • 12 min
BTCJam is a unique Bitcoin lending platform that has the potential to significantly change the world of financing. The service facilitates peer-to-peer crowdfunded loans and allows users to begin investing with any amount of money. We interviewed Alexis…
YMB Podcast E27: Virtual Bitcoin Meetup #2
Jul 3, 2014 • 72 min
Last Monday, the YMB Team hosted our second virtual Bitcoin meetup in a Google Hangout. Our first was about a month ago and we had so much fun we had to go again. Anyone was welcome and encouraged to join us and talk about anything crypto-related. Several…
YMB Podcast Special: Andreas Antonopoulos Interview at Bitcoin in the Beltway
Jul 1, 2014 • 22 min
Andreas M. Antonopoulos is one of the most respected people in Bitcoin. He is the Chief Security Officer of Blockchain.info and a co-host of the Let’s Talk Bitcoin Podcast. We are extremely honored to have been given the opportunity to sit down and chat…
YMB Podcast Special: MaidSafe’s Paige Peterson
Jun 30, 2014 • 15 min
This is another special interview from the Bitcoin in the Beltway conference. This time, we are speaking with Paige Peterson, a representative from MaidSafe. While the project has been around for much longer than Bitcoin, it has only recently become very…
YMB Podcast E26: The Bitcoin in the Beltway Journey
Jun 27, 2014 • 50 min
Bitcoin in the Beltway was a huge success in so many ways and we are so honored that we could be a part of it. This week’s episode was recorded during our travels to and from the conference in Washington, D.C. We had tons of fun explaining what we…
YMB Podcast Special: Jason King Interview at Bitcoin in the Beltway
Jun 25, 2014 • 18 min
The YMB Team has returned! We had an amazing time at Bitcoin in the Beltway and we were able to get lots of exciting interviews. This chat with Jason King is the first and we will be releasing several more over the next week or two. King is affiliated…
YMB Podcast E25: Edward Castronova and the Virtual Money Revolution
Jun 19, 2014 • 61 min
We have an awesome episode lined up this week for the You, Me, and BTC Podcast. We are joined by Edward Castronova, a professor at Indiana University and author of an amazing new book, Wildcat Currency. In the book, he explains the history of virtual…
YMB Podcast E24: Hypothetical Bitcoin Questions
Jun 12, 2014 • 60 min
For this week’s episode of the You, Me, and BTC Podcast, we decided to take on some questions that we may never really know the answers to. We asked the community to come up with some hypothetical questions related to Bitcoin and you all certainly made…
YMB Podcast E23: MoneGraph and Art as a Currency
Jun 5, 2014 • 54 min
Your three favorite hosts are back together again this week to talk about a new service and some interesting concepts. MoneGraph is that new service and it allows you to create digital deeds for online art. These deeds are Namecoin records that can be…
YMB Podcast E22: Make Your Laws and Cannacoin
May 29, 2014 • 61 min
This week in the You, Me, and BTC Podcast, we will chat with two people who have contributed significantly in the cryptocurrency space. First, we will speak with Sai, the president of Make Your Laws, an organization that works to give the people more…
YMB Podcast E21: Virtual Bitcoin Meetup #1: Intros and Anything Goes
May 22, 2014 • 97 min
This is a special episode of the You, Me, and BTC Podcast. This week’s show is taken from our live virtual Bitcoin meetup on Monday, May 19. Our conversation began with a discussion about what could happen when the Bitcoin block reward halves. As time…
YMB Podcast E20: Bitcoin and World Leaders
May 16, 2014 • 63 min
In this week’s episode of the You, Me, and BTC Podcast, we will consider two interesting forms of political intervention with Bitcoin. The first is a decision to allow donations to election campaigns in the form of Bitcoins. This is certainly exciting,…
YMB Podcast E19: Is Bitcoin Only for the Privileged?
May 8, 2014 • 63 min
Annie-Rose Strasser recently declared that Bitcoin is By the Privileged, For the Privileged. She pointed to statistics indicating that the Bitcoin space is dominated by white, libertarian males and she certainly did not like that. In today’s show, we will…
YMB Podcast E18: Purse.IO and Bitcoin Comedy
May 1, 2014 • 40 min
Purse.IO (http://ymb.tc/purse-savings) is a peer-to-peer marketplace that connects buyers and spenders of Bitcoin through Amazon. It can takes a bit of thinking to wrap your mind around exactly how this service works, but it truly is amazing. It enables…
YMB Podcast E17: Bitcoin Anonymity – How and Why
Apr 24, 2014 • 45 min
Unfortunately, many people out there, both inside and outside the Bitcoin community, do not fully understand Bitcoin anonymity. They might think that it is not too important or maybe they do not want to put the effort into making sure their privacy is…
YMB Podcast E16: Heartbleed and APIcoin.io
Apr 17, 2014 • 45 min
This week the YMB Team has two awesome discussions for you. First, we want to try to understand the Heartbleed Bug together. This is a very serious security issue that has affected a large portion of the internet, including Bitcoin. Some have even…
YMB Podcast E15: Dr. Jeffrey Herbener on the Economics of Bitcoin
Apr 10, 2014 • 60 min
Dr. Jeffrey Herbener is the chair of the department of economics at Grove City College. Today, we are letting him take the mic while the YMB Team takes a break. With his economic knowledge and experience, the professor will be able to explain the…
YMB Podcast E14: Bitcoin Banking and Taxes With Coinabul’s Jay Shore
Apr 3, 2014 • 55 min
Jay Shore is the founder of Coinabul.com, the first business ever to sell precious metals for Bitcoin. He joins us this week to tell his story. He has been into Bitcoin almost as long as it has existed, so he certainly has lots to say about it. Several…
YMB Podcast E13: Ideas, Information, and Intellectual Property
Mar 27, 2014 • 58 min
Last week, we spoke about the differences between gold and Bitcoin and tried to decide whether Bitcoins could be considered physical if they were on a paper wallet. By definition they probably are not, but is there really that much difference? We also…
YMB Podcast E12: More Gold and Silver With CoinStax’s Rob Michael
Mar 20, 2014 • 76 min
We have been talking about precious metals quite a bit recently, and the conversation continues this week. The truth is, Bitcoin, gold, and silver are all very similar in the way that they are given value, but they have different strengths and weaknesses…
YMB Podcast E11: Amagi Metals Interview
Mar 14, 2014 • 46 min
We have our first guest this week! YMB is thrilled to feature Stephen Macaskill, the CEO of Amagi Metals on today’s show. Amagi Metals is a fantastic gold and silver dealer that allows you to cash out your cryptocurrency for bullion. This is great for…
YMB Podcast E10: Gold, Silver, Bitcoin, and Funny Money
Mar 6, 2014 • 44 min
We have reached our 10th episode! We are quite proud of this minor but still exciting achievement and we have a great show for you. No one can ignore MtGox these days, so we have to say a few words about its passing. Later in this episode, we chat about…
YMB Podcast E9: The Best Bitcoin Services, Part 2
Feb 27, 2014 • 47 min
This is Episode 9! Last week we started a list of our favorite Bitcoin services. Our discussion went on for so long that we had to split the show into two parts, so here is the second half of our exciting list. We start by mentioning a few social Bitcoin…
YMB Podcast E8: The Best Bitcoin Services, Part 1
Feb 20, 2014 • 34 min
Bitcoin would be useless without the many companies and services that accept the cryptocurrency and make it easier for us to use it. We want to pay tribute to a few of our favorites out there and that is what this week’s episode is all about. If fact, our…
YMB Podcast E7: Bitcoin and Big Business
Feb 13, 2014 • 48 min
The App Store has given Blockchain the axe and we start off this week’s episode with a good bit of whining about Apple. We do our best to determine why the company took this course of action and decide whether it was right or wrong. Later, we chat about…
YMB Podcast E6: Bitcoin Changes the World
Feb 6, 2014 • 66 min
This week’s fantastic episode opens with a discussion about the difficulties of obtaining Bitcoins. Depending on your exact situation, it can be fairly easy, but it is often one of Bitcoin’s largest barriers to entry compared to the ease of use present in…
YMB Podcast E5: The Government and Bitcoin
Jan 30, 2014 • 32 min
The government is no man’s friend. Recently lawmakers have become more and more tangled up with Bitcoin and that cannot be a good thing. Charlie Shrem, CEO of BitInstant and Vice Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation, was recently arrested for drug and…
YMB Podcast E4: Bitcoin Adoption, Regulation, and Privacy
Jan 23, 2014 • 46 min
Almost every day the Bitcoin community is hearing about new people and places that are beginning to accept Bitcoin. This is great news of course, but it could attract the unwanted attention of lawmakers. In this week’s episode, we explore the possible…
YMB Podcast E3: The New Year In Bitcoin
Jan 16, 2014 • 38 min
New Year’s resolutions do not always turn out well. They often get forgotten, delayed, or flat out broken, but that does not make them useless. We have plans for 2014 and we want to talk about them. Join us as we map out our Bitcoin dreams. In short, we…
YMB Podcast E2: Bitcoin Scams and Trust
Jan 9, 2014 • 43 min
The Bitcoin world is full of scammers looking to make a quick buck, but cryptocurrency completely redefines the way we trust people and still brings great benefits. Join us this week as Tim Baker and I discuss this amazing new form of trust and explore…
YMB Podcast E1: Bitcoin Ethics and a Miner’s Story
Jan 2, 2014 • 53 min
While this is technically our third recording, we are officially labeling it Episode 1 of the You, Me, and Bitcoin Podcast. Join us as we discuss the right and wrong of all things Bitcoin. We will freely explore political ideas like voluntaryism,…