Let's Talk Bitcoin! #345 - Animals Spirits and Bitcoin Smart Contracts

###On Today's Episode

Andreas, Stephanie, Jonathan and Adam discuss...

* The China Situation, Crypto-Fiat and the North Korea Theory
* MAST and the potential for better bitcoin smart contracts

Have LTBCOIN? You can now swap it at letstalkbitcoin.com/ltbcoin-to-poe-exchange for tokens in the upcoming Po.et Project (po.et) - POE Distributions happening monthly so don't expect this to be an instant swap.

Content for today's episode was provided by Stephanie, Jonathan, Andreas and Adam. Music by Jared Rubens. This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #344 - Questionable Values

###On Today's Episode

Andreas, Stephanie, Jonathan and Adam discuss...

* Bitcoin Cash's Emergency Difficulty Adjustment Mechanism
* China & ICOs
* Major Brand Utility Token Patient Zero

Have LTBCOIN? You can now swap it at letstalkbitcoin.com/ltbcoin-to-poe-exchange for tokens in the upcoming Po.et Project (po.et) - POE Distributions happening monthly so don't expect this to be an instant swap.

[*Image Credit*](www.flickr.com/photos/joo0ey/4933735272)

Content for today's episode was provided by Stephanie, Jonathan, Andreas and Adam. Music by Jared Rubens. This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #343 - Fees, Traffic and Gravity

###On Today's Episode

Andreas, Stephanie, Jonathan and Adam discuss...

* Lower Segwit Fees in real life! Let's talk numbers...
* The 2015-2017 Montage Sequence
* Transaction Fees and Traffic Prediction in Google Maps
* Soft Forks or Hard Forks - Opt-out or Opt-in?

Have LTBCOIN? You can now swap it at letstalkbitcoin.com/ltbcoin-to-poe-exchange for tokens in the upcoming Po.et Project (po.et) - POE Distributions happening monthly so don't expect this to be an instant swap.

*Image Credit* - [Public Domain](commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=523451)

Content for today's episode was provided by Stephanie, Jonathan, Andreas and Adam. Music by Jared Rubens. This episode was edited by Audiowizard.

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Let's Talk Bitcoin! #342 - Listen Up

###On Today's Episode

After a summer hiatus, Andreas Antonopoulos rejoins Stephanie, Adam and Jonathan for a discussion of recent events. Topics covered include....
Adam was scammed! 
Trezor Bug!
Segwit is here! What should we expect?

Have LTBCOIN? You can now swap it at letstalkbitcoin.com/ltbcoin-to-poe-exchange for tokens in the upcoming Po.et Project (po.et)

Content for today's episode was provided by Stephanie, Jonathan, Andreas and Adam. Music by Jared Rubens. This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin.

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #341 - The Everything Bitcoin

###On Today's Episode

Turns out Bitcoin Cash wasn't the end of the world, at least yet. Adam, Stephanie and Jonathan Mohan discuss the multi-bitcoin paradigm as prices hit new all time highs.

In the second half, Yours.org co-founder Ryan X Charles joins the gang as the conversation shifts to Segwit locking in, and the sudden shunning turned on 2x supporters now that they're not longer required.

Have LTBCOIN? You can now swap it at letstalkbitcoin.com/ltbcoin-to-poe-exchange for tokens in the upcoming Po.et Project (po.et)

Content for today's episode was provided by Stephanie, Jonathan, Ryan and Adam. Music by Jared Rubens and Mind to Matter. This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin.

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #340 - Assorted Forks

###On Today's Episode

We're headed back into the distant past of late last month. On the day before Segwit2x locked in, Stephanie Murphy, Jonathan Mohan and Adam B. Levine sat down for a discussion about the multi-forked, multi-coin future of bitcoin....

Have LTBCOIN? You can now swap it at letstalkbitcoin.com/ltbcoin-to-poe-exchange for tokens in the upcoming Po.et Project (po.et)

Content for today's episode was provided by Stephanie, Jonathan and Adam. Music by Jared Rubens and Mind to Matter. This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin.

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #339 - Smart Contracts and the Pinata Problem

###On Today's Episode

Stephanie Murphy, Jonathan Mohan and Adam B. Levine discuss the similarities between early web-wallets and early smart contracts.

Content for today's episode was provided by Stephanie, Jonathan and Adam. Music by Jared Rubens and Mind to Matter. This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin.

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #338 - Tokenizing All The Things?

###On Today's Episode

Stephanie Murphy, Jonathan Mohan and Adam B. Levine talk about the progress of the Free State Movement before moving on to a lengthy discussion about whether "all the things" actually should, or even can be "Tokenized"?

Content for today's episode was provided by Stephanie, Jonathan and Adam. Music by Jared Rubens and Mind to Matter. This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin.

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #337 - No Rulers Here

Andreas spends more than an hour answering questions about Segwit and the near term path forward with questions pulled from skeptical questioners at r/BTC

Content provided by Andreas and Adam, Music by Jared Rubens and Mind to Matter. This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin.

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #336 - Radical On-Chain Scaling

We listen in to Dr. Craig Wright's controversial talk and the Q&A which follows on his plans to scale Bitcoin on-chain with his company nChain.

This episode featured content from the Future of Money conference. This episode featured music by Jared Rubens.

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #335 - Was That Worth Paying For?

###On Today's Episode

Ryan X. Charles, one of the founders of Yours.org, sits down with Adam at the LTB Homestead to discuss micropayments, paywalls, lightning networks, payment channels, bitcoin, litecoin, and why Yours doesn't need it's own token.

Want to hear Ryan's Post-Mortem of the reddit cryptocurrency experiment? Listen to [episode 189: The Story of Reddit Notes](letstalkbitcoin.com/blog/post/lets-…of-reddit-notes)

This episode featured content from Ryan X. Charles and Adam B. Levine. This episode featured music by Jared Rubens and Mind to Matter. This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin.

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #332 - Shut Up And Take My Money!

###On Today's Episode

Stephanie, Andreas and Adam are joined by Jonathan Mohan for a discussion of central bank reactions, plus the past and future of the emerging ICO ecosystem.

This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin and featured content from Andreas Antonopoulos, Jonathan Mohan, Stephanie Murphy and Adam B. Levine

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #331 - Incentives and Illusions

###On Today's Episode

Stephanie, Andreas and Adam are joined by Jonathan Mohan for a discussion of perverse incentives and illusory power.

This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin and featured content from Andreas Antonopoulos, Jonathan Mohan, Stephanie Murphy and Adam B. Levine

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #330 - Full Box!

###On Today's Episode

Stephanie and Adam are joined by Jonathan Mohan for a wide ranging discussion as the bitcoin and cryptocurrency networks continue into

####A Few Highlight Topics:

High Transaction Fees

Lightning, Factom and other layer 2 solutions

Ethereum and the Remittance Story...

And more!

This episode was edited by Matthew Zipkin and featured content from Jonathan Mohan, Stephanie Murphy and Adam B. Levine

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #329 Welcome to Trustnet

On Today's Episode

We join Andreas for a wide ranging talk given earlier this year in Cologne, Germany

Topics:
What is Bitcoin? The trustnet, the (dis)organisation

Correcting the "Blockchain not Bitcoin" mantra

Innovation in permissioned vs. permission-less systems

How many Bitcoin applications are there?

Bitcoin is the Internet of Money, a global financial network

Cellphones: from status symbols to tool of working class

Banking: from a privilege to a tool for anyone, anywhere

Bitcoin's neutrality and censorship-resistance

The implications of immutability

Transactions in emojis

Essential ingredients: PoW and open consensus algorithm

The fifth revolution of money

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #328 Art on the Blockchain Pilot

On Today's Episode

Adam is interviewed about token.fm on the pilot episode of "Art on the Blockchain" with DJ $crilla and IP Attorney Cynthia Gayton

Episode Shownotes:
This is Episode 1 of ART ON THE BLOCKCHAIN with your hosts DJ J $crilla and Cynthia Gayton. In this episode we familiarize our listeners with who we are and what our aim is with the podcast. We speak to Adam B. Levine for an hour about tokensizing art, his projects Tokenly and token.fm and much more.

Art on the Blockchain News Discussed:

1. Spotify has acquired Sonalytic, a UK start-up that uses audio identification technology to recognize songs and tracks copyright protected material. 3/7/2017
news.spotify.com/us/2017/03/07/27384/

2. Jay-Z has created, along with other related businesses, a new venture capital fund under the Roc Nation umbrella called "Arrive" to assist with branding, managing artists and representing athletes according to their press release. The team intends to work with a select group of early stage start-ups. 
www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/r…-300418165.html

3. Simon Denny, a New Zealand born and Berlin-based artist has a solo show at the Los Angeles Hammer Museum featuring the potential applications of blockchain. In this exhibit, he investigates three possible futures for the industry and created a sculpture for each. The exhibit closes on April 23, 2017. 
hammer.ucla.edu/exhibitions/2017/…ects-simon-denny/

4. Economist and film maker Manuel Stagars has released a documentary film entitled "The Blockchain and Us" this year. The film is the result of twenty interviews with people ranging from authors to futurists from five countries. 
www.manuelstagars.com/blockchain-documentary/

5. There will be a Blockchain and Decentralization meetup at SXSW on March 14 from 3:30 - 4:30. 
schedule.sxsw.com/2017/events/PP96648

DJ J-$crilla's Featured Project:

Discuss the Rare Pepe Trading phenomenon and it's uses on the blockchain. We talk about artists monetizing their artwork on the blockchain and trading cards on counterparty (XCP.)

Instructions (Courtesy of @CryptoChainer)
1. Create wallet on rarepepewallet.com
2. WRITE PASSPHRASE DOWN, DO THIS NOW!
3. Copy address, and send BTC for fees
4. Send BTC to tuxexchange.com
5. Purchase PEPECASH at tux
6. Send PEPECASH to RPW address
7. Buy cards, and live forever
8. Use Book of Orbs on iOS or Android for mobile experience
9. Existing passphrase can be used in Book of Orbs
10. There is no #10

Rare Pepe Wallet : rarepepewallet.com
Rare Pepe Directory: rarepepedirectory.com
Reddit: www.reddit.com/r/pepetraders/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/rarepepeblockchain
Telegram: t.me/rarepepegradergroup
Game Website: rarepepe.party
Official Wallet: rarepepewallet.com
A Gallery of Rares: rarepepe.gallery
Centralized Pepe Auction House: pepeauctions.com
Pepecash Exchange: tuxexchange.com/trade?coin=PEPECASH&market=BTC
Android/iOS Pepe Wallet: bookoforbs.com

Let's Talk Bitcoin! #327 Uh-oh.

On Today's Episode

Andreas, Stephanie and Adam dig into and try to understand the complex ecosystem of solutions being worked on in Bitcoin.

The long running Let's Talk Bitcoin! show features Andreas Antonopoulos, Stephanie Murphy and Adam B. Levine in their continuing journey to understand and learn from the ongoing cryptocurrency revolution. Focused on the ideas, people and projects building the new digital economy, and the future of money, LTB features a mix of in-depth discussion and wide-ranging interviews with folks already living in the future.

LTB! #326 - Understanding Segregated Witness, 2MB SegWit, Extension Blocks and ASICBOOST

On Today's Episode

Andreas, Stephanie and Adam dig into and try to understand the complex ecosystem of solutions being worked on in Bitcoin.

The long running Let's Talk Bitcoin! show features Andreas Antonopoulos, Stephanie Murphy and Adam B. Levine in their continuing journey to understand and learn from the ongoing cryptocurrency revolution. Focused on the ideas, people and projects building the new digital economy, and the future of money, LTB features a mix of in-depth discussion and wide-ranging interviews with folks already living in the future.