BTC Sessions

BTC Sessions

By Ben Perrin
BTC Sessions is the easiest way to get your daily dose of Bitcoin news in 30 minutes or less!
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CAD Crypto Exchanges Dealt Tough Regulations, Stock to Flow vs Efficient Market EP009
SHOW TOPICS: Canadian Securities regulators hit exchanges hard https://cointelegraph.com/news/canadian-regulator-issues-new-guidance-for-cryptocurrency-exchanges Summary by Matt Burgoyne https://twitter.com/BurgoyneMatt/status/1217866056519143430 Plan B Stock To Flow Model vs Efficient Market Hypothesis https://medium.com/@100trillionUSD/efficient-market-hypothesis-and-bitcoin-stock-to-flow-model-db17f40e6107 Live Stock to Flow model https://digitalik.net/btc/ Bitcoin up 25% this year already https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-price-already-up-25-in-2020-after-hitting-9-000 Bitcoin hashrate https://coin.dance/blocks/hashrate/linear SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 Check out Rise Wallet – the easiest way to onboard your pre-coiner friends to Bitcoin! https://www.risewallet.com/ Rise tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2VUjj6wPM0 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions
26:31
January 18, 2020
BTCPay Adds Liquid, CSW v Hodlonaut Dismissed, Bitfinex $1 Billion BTC Tx EP008
SHOW TOPICS: BTCPay Server integrates Liquid network https://blockstream.com/2020/01/15/en-announcing-liquid-support-for-btcpay-server/ Overview of Liquid support for Green Wallet https://blockstream.com/2019/07/05/en-liquid-arrives-on-green/ Hodlonaut Defamation case vs Craig Wright dismissed in the UK https://bitcoinist.com/hodlonaut-v-craig-wright-case-moves-to-norway/ Bitfinex moves $1Billion in Bitcoin for 48 cents https://cointelegraph.com/news/no-it-wasnt-craig-wright-bitfinex-moves-1b-in-bitcoin-for-48-cents New Breez Lightning Wallet tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_4b-y4T8bY&feature=youtu.be SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 Check out Rise Wallet – the easiest way to onboard your pre-coiner friends to Bitcoin! https://www.risewallet.com/ Rise tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2VUjj6wPM0 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions
10:16
January 16, 2020
The Road To $10K Bitcoin, Avoiding The Altcoin Circus EP007
***Apologies for audio quality - had microphone issues today SHOW TOPICS: Bitcoin hits 2 month high https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-price-hits-2-month-high-at-87k-as-3-bullish-factors-converge Key resistance levels between here and $10,000 https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-price-hits-2-month-high-at-87k-as-3-bullish-factors-converge BitcoinSV is pumping and Craig Wright’s trial is a circus https://decrypt.co/16507/craig-wrights-9-billion-court-case-just-took-an-unexpected-turn Coinmarket Cap historical snapshots from previous bull markets 2013 https://coinmarketcap.com/historical/20131201/ 2017 https://coinmarketcap.com/historical/20171217/ My article on the Crypto Diversification Trap https://medium.com/bull-bitcoin/the-crypto-diversification-trap-6744b0a954a6 LEDN Bitcoin loans get $50 free: https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Check out NordVPN for 81% off: https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Rise Wallet – easy onboarding for Canadians https://www.risewallet.com/ Wasabi Wallet – use coinjoin to maintain privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ LIGHTNING tips: https://tippin.me/@BTCsessions
25:58
January 14, 2020
Musk on Bitcoin Twitter, Russian Cloud Mining, Chinese Crypto Scams EP006
SHOW TOPICS: 11 years ago today Hal Finney tweeted “Running Bitcoin” https://twitter.com/halfin/status/1110302988?s=20 https://nakamotoinstitute.org/finney/ Russia has nearly double the interest in cloud mining as China https://decrypt.co/16364/russia-dominates-the-cloud-based-bitcoin-mining-industry Scammers gonna scam – Craig Wright drops 400+ dossiers in Kleinman case to buy himself more time https://twitter.com/ModernConsensus/status/1215445144134209537 The average 2019 crypto scam victim in China experienced a lost of $20,000 https://decrypt.co/16324/chinese-crypto-users-lost-a-massive-20k-per-capita-in-scams-last-year Elon Musk tweeting about Bitcoin again https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1215526980449255424 SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 Check out Rise Wallet – the easiest way to onboard your pre-coiner friends to Bitcoin! https://www.risewallet.com/ Rise tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2VUjj6wPM0 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions
13:46
January 10, 2020
Bitcoin + Gold Correlation, Futures Volumes Explode, The Quantum Threat EP005
SHOW TOPICS: Is Bitcoin becoming more correlated with gold? https://decrypt.co/16206/bitcoin-gold-the-uncanny-relationship-between-the-two-assets Bitcoin futures volumes explode across the board https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-futures-volumes-explode-after-price-swing/ IBM doubles its quantum computing capability at CES – is this a threat to Bitcoin? https://decrypt.co/16211/quantum-computing-boost-for-ibm-but-bitcoin-stays-safe https://cointelegraph.com/news/will-googles-quantum-supremacy-break-bitcoin-in-2020 SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 Check out Rise Wallet – the easiest way to onboard your pre-coiner friends to Bitcoin! https://www.risewallet.com/ Rise tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2VUjj6wPM0 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions
16:31
January 10, 2020
Bitcoin Pump, Kraken Compliance Squeeze, Tether Liquid Migration EP004
SHOW TOPICS: Bitcoin chart turns green again. Are we out of the woods? https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-flashes-wyckoff-sign-of-strength-hinting-at-new-bull-market Check out Murad’s “Ultimate Bitcoin Argument” https://anthonypompliano.com/podcast/murad-mahmudov-and-the-ultimate-bitcoin-argument/ Kraken law enforcement requests hit an all time high in 2019 https://cointelegraph.com/news/law-enforcement-requests-to-kraken-hit-all-time-high-up-49-in-2019 Andreas Antonopoulos to testify at Craig Wright’s trial https://decrypt.co/16054/crypto-experts-to-testify-at-craig-wrights-8-billion-bitcoin-lawsuit Jameson Lopp takes down Wright https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/op-ed-how-many-wrongs-make-wright Timeline of Craig Wright’s fraud https://seekingsatoshi.weebly.com/mylegacykit.html Tether exodus from Ethereum to Liquid https://tftc.io/martys-bent/issue-646/ SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 Check out Rise Wallet – the easiest way to onboard your pre-coiner friends to Bitcoin! https://www.risewallet.com/ Rise tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2VUjj6wPM0 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions
19:27
January 7, 2020
Nakamoto is not ProBTC, John McAfee Abandons Bitcoin, Segwit Hits 66% EP003
SHOW TOPICS: Nakamoto “Technical Journal” has a disastrous launch https://decrypt.co/15969/why-the-pro-btc-nakamoto-telegram-group-was-a-complete-disaster @CitizenBitcoin gives reasons for pushback https://twitter.com/CitizenBitcoin/status/1213870001775620097 @BitcoinMemeHub aggregates #ProBTC tweets https://twitter.com/BitcoinMemeHub/status/1213817467728015360 Insight on Coinbase’s shady past & the #DeleteCoinbase movement https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0l1KwAZKGts John McAfee renegs on $1,000,000 BTC bet, calls Bitcoin “ancient technology” https://bitcoinist.com/has-mcafee-drops-bitcoin/ Segwith adoptions hits 66% network adoption https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-network-segwit-adoption-hits-66-after-bitmex-embraces-upgrade SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 Check out Rise Wallet – the easiest way to onboard your pre-coiner friends to Bitcoin! https://www.risewallet.com/ Rise tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2VUjj6wPM0 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions
26:27
January 6, 2020
Bitcoin's Birthday, Proof Of Keys, Iran Tensions EP002
SHOW TOPICS: Bitcoin turns 11 years old https://decrypt.co/15841/bitcoins-had-a-sensational-11-years Proof of Keys is TODAY. Get your coins off exchanges! https://www.proofofkeys.com/ Did tensions between Iran and the US boost the Bitcoin price? https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-price-surging-because-iran-general-killed/ Previous correlations between global unrest & bitcoin price: https://money.cnn.com/2013/03/28/investing/bitcoin-cyprus/index.html https://money.cnn.com/2015/06/29/technology/greece-bitcoin/index.html https://techcrunch.com/2016/06/23/bitcoin-surges-past-650-as-brexit-result-sends-uk-pound-tumbling-to-30-year-low/ https://fortune.com/2016/12/07/donald-trump-bitcoin/ European Central Bank plots how to discourage saving with their central bank digital currency https://cointelegraph.com/news/europe-central-bank-proposes-unattractive-rates-for-digital-currency SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 Check out Rise Wallet – the easiest way to onboard your pre-coiner friends to Bitcoin! https://www.risewallet.com/ Rise tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2VUjj6wPM0 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Check out my website for private bookings: http://btcsessions.ca/ Looking for an audio-only version of the show? https://anchor.fm/btcsessions Join my Telegram channel! https://t.me/btc_sessions If you value my work and would like to send me a tip, they are always appreciated! LIGHTNING tips: https://tippin.me/@BTCsessions
20:15
January 3, 2020
Bitcoiner Resolutions, Hashrate All Time High EP001
SHOW TOPICS: Top 7 Bitcoin New Years Resolutions https://bitcoinist.com/7-new-years-resolutions-for-bitcoin-hodlers/ My tweets & links on running a Bitcoin node https://twitter.com/BTCsessions/status/1212133601950797824 Bitcoin starts 2020 with a new hashrate all time high https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-kicks-off-2020-more-secure-than-ever-as-hash-rate-hits-record https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-hash-rate-now-7x-the-size-it-was-during-2017-ath/ Malicious Ledger browser extension found for Chrome. Beware! https://cointelegraph.com/news/ledger-wallet-user-allegedly-lost-16k-to-malicious-browser-extension SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 Check out Rise Wallet – the easiest way to onboard your pre-coiner friends to Bitcoin! https://www.risewallet.com/ Rise tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2VUjj6wPM0 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Check out my website for private bookings: http://btcsessions.ca/ Join my Telegram channel! https://t.me/btc_sessions If you value my work and would like to send me a tip, they are always appreciated! LIGHTNING tips: https://tippin.me/@BTCsessions
29:53
January 2, 2020