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Dan Held on Interchange and PoW Efficiency [Episode 30]

Dan Held talks with me about Interchange, a project that Picks & Shovels is working on as well as his recent article on how Proof of Work is actually efficient.

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Twitter
Medium
PoW is Efficient

Picks and Shovels:

Main site
Twitter
Harmony CSV standard

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Noded Bitcoin Podcast
Bitcoin & Markets
Tales from the Crypt
The Cryptoconomy
Citizen Bitcoin

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Austin Storms talks Bitcoin mining [Episode 29]

Austin Storms talks to me about mining Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. We talked about the progression of mining hardware and the nature of mining in various regulatory environments.

Follow Austin

Twitter

Stories

Quebec changes stance on Bitcoin Mining
Bitmain announces Rockdale facility
UpstreamData – Bitcoin Mining with flared methane
Upstream Data and Steve Barbour on Twitter
Quants – by Scott Patterson

LaurentMT

Laurent on Twitter
oxt.me – blockchain explorer
Part 1 – Gravity
Part 2 – Yin and Yang of Bitcoin
Part 3 – Cliffhangers
Part 4 – Electric Money

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Vortex on Bitcoin education and CryptoCast Network [Episode 28]

vortex

Vortex joins me to talk about his new channel CryptoCast Network, as well as his project Programming with Bitcoin, a C# workshop focused on how to work with Bitcoin.

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Twitter
TheOneVortex.com

CryptoCast Network

CryptoCast main site
Twitter
Instagram

Programming with Bitcoin

Programming with Bitcoin site
Nicolas on Twitter

Other

Jimmy Song’s Programming Blockchain
LearnCS
PluralSight
FreeCodeCamp on Youtube
Logos by Nick – awesome graphic design channel with Inkscape (free vector program)

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Jameson Lopp on OpSec in the physical world [Episode 27]

Jameson Lopp joins me to talk about OpSec and making yourself a hard target. We also discussed his work with CasaHodl.

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Twitter
Mastodon
Github
Medium
Earn

Lopp’s Projects

Physical Bitcoin attacks
Lopp.net
statoshi.info
CasaHODL

Stories

Reflections Upon a SWATting
Wikipedia article on Swatting
Swatting script kiddies
Root cause of swatting?
Forbes list of Crypto Rich (targets)

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Dhruv Bansal [Episode 26]

Dhruv Bansal of Unchained Capital comes on the show to talk about how hodlers can turn long term investments into short term opportunities via cryptoasset-backed lending.

Follow Dhruv

Twitter

Unchained Capital

Unchained Capital
Unchained – How it works

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Adam Gibson on UTXOs and Fungibility [Episode 25]

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Twitter
Mastodon
Github
Blog

JoinMarket

JoinMarket
JoinMarket on Github

Fungibility Tech

Greg Maxwell on CoinJoin
CoinJoin
Samourai Wallet
OXT.me
Wasabi Wallet
HD Wallets
Coin Shuffle from Tim Ruffing
Greg Maxwell on Confidential Transactions
Pay to Endpoint explained by nopara73

Non-Bitcoin Privacy

Monero
Vuvuzela
Chaumian Mix Networks

Other

Noded episode on UTXOs and coin control

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Pierre Rochard on governance and social signaling [Episode 24]

Pierre Rochard comes on the show to talk Bitcoin governance, social signaling, Schelling points, and institutional money.

Pierre

Pierre on Twitter
Debt jubilee tweet
Pierre on Medium
Bitcoin Governance
Bitcoin Acks
Bitcoin Advisory
Noded Bitcoin Podcast
Satoshi Nakamoto Institute

Other

The Bitcoin Standard by Saifedean Ammous
Mastering Bitcoin by Andreas Antonopolis
Noded Episode with John Newberry about Bitcoin code process
Jimmy Song about Segwit2x failure

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Lightning Network Reference Rates with Nik Bhatia [Episode 23]

Nik Bhatia comes on to talk about his ideas on the Lightning Network Reference Rate and Bitcoin-native finance. We also touched on the blockchain credit ratings and the CFA Charterholder’s exam including cryptocurrencies. I also gave a little speech on Bitcoin independence at the end, so listen through for a rare moment of eloquence.

Nik Bhatia

@timevalueofbtc on Twitter
Nik on Medium
The Time Value of Bitcoin
The Bitcoin Risk Spectrum
Observations of Lightning Fees
Nik’s thread on CFA Charterholder and crypto

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Ethereum Centralization with StopAndDecrypt [Episode 22]

StopAndDecrypt joins me to discuss the trend towards centralization in the Ethereum network, and the importance of full validation. We also reveal that his is not in fact WhalePanda.

StopAndDecrypt

@stopanddecrypt
StopAndDecrypt on Medium
on Reddit

Ethereum Centralization Issues

Ethereum Blockchain has exceed 1tb (listen)
Sharding Centralizes Ethereum (listen)
Lopp’s Challenges of Building on Ethereum (listen)

Other

StopAndDecrypt’s Hard Fork tweet
The 2038 Problem
Bitcoin Timestamp
@thecryptoconomy – great podcast for bitcoin articles

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“Deuces” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Andreas Raspitzu’s BTC-hotspot [Episode 21]

Andreas Raspitzu came on the show to discuss his project, BTC-Hotspot, enabling you to monetize your internet connection by sharing it over a Raspberry Pi. We discussed its potential as well as the challenges he’s faced and the value of other collaborators in open source projects. We also talked about his twitter bot that memes errors in the bitcoin network.

Andrea on twitter

BTC Hotspot

BTC Hotspot on Github
Raspberry Pi official site
Various Raspberry Pi kits on Amazon

Other

Andreas’ BitcoinError Bot twitter feed
The Verge Hack article
Alex Bosworth’s inbound capacity solution

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