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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First Bitcoin 401K Launches, Is Adam Back Satoshi, Argentina Crackdown EP062
SUPPORT THE SHOW: MY ALL-ENCOMPASSING GUIDE TO GETTING STARTED WITH BITCOIN https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada Buy Bitcoin in Canada on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get the Ledger Backup Pack – Includes Ledger Nano X & S https://shop.ledger.com/products/ledger-backup-pack?r=faca LEDN offers Bitcoin backed loans – Sign up and get $50 free https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ NordVPN helps with your internet privacy – Get 70% off https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Buy Bitcoin in Canada using Shakepay and get $10 for free after your first $100 purchase: https://shakepay.me/r/HUQFI60 If you value my work and would like to send me a tip, they are always appreciated! LIGHTNING tips: https://tippin.me/@BTCsessions Join my Telegram channel! https://t.me/btc_sessions SHOW RESOURCES: Bitwage launches world’s first Bitcoin 401K https://blog.bitwage.com/2020/05/26/bitcoin401k/ Charles Hoskinson weighs in on the Adam Back Satoshi theory https://cointelegraph.com/news/charles-hoskinson-blockstream-founder-adam-back-checks-all-the-boxes-as-satoshi Blockstream Liquid vs Ethereum tokens? https://cointelegraph.com/news/is-blockstreams-liquid-network-an-attempt-to-compete-for-tokens-with-ethereum Argentina crypto crackdown in effect https://decrypt.co/30090/argentina-cracking-down-local-bitcoin-trading Knut Svanholm outlines an excellent use case for Bitcoin timelocks https://www.academy.btse.com/post/knut-svanholm-bitcoin-timelocks
29:23
May 26, 2020
Miner Proves CSW Fraud, 70K BTC Coinjoined, Iran Mining EP061
SUPPORT THE SHOW: MY ALL-ENCOMPASSING GUIDE TO GETTING STARTED WITH BITCOIN https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada Buy Bitcoin in Canada on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get the Ledger Backup Pack – Includes Ledger Nano X & S https://shop.ledger.com/products/ledger-backup-pack?r=faca LEDN offers Bitcoin backed loans – Sign up and get $50 free https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ NordVPN helps with your internet privacy – Get 70% off https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Buy Bitcoin in Canada using Shakepay and get $10 for free after your first $100 purchase: https://shakepay.me/r/HUQFI60 If you value my work and would like to send me a tip, they are always appreciated! LIGHTNING tips: https://tippin.me/@BTCsessions Join my Telegram channel! https://t.me/btc_sessions SHOW RESOURCES: An early Bitcoin miner outs CSW as a fraud by signing Wright’s alleged holdings with his own keys https://cointelegraph.com/news/early-bitcoin-miner-calls-craig-wright-a-fraud-through-his-own-addresses 70,000 BTC coinjoined in May alone https://decrypt.co/29932/bitcoin-mixers-private-using-coinjoin Potential data hack of Trezor, Ledger and Keepkey customer databases https://decrypt.co/30025/hacker-steals-trezor-ledger-keepkey-data Iran moves to regulate crypto mining https://www.coindesk.com/rouhani-bitcoin-mining-iran Thread on merits of Liquid sidechain for large traders https://twitter.com/notgrubles/status/1264937005835788300 What are Bitcoin timelocks? https://www.academy.btse.com/post/bitcoin-timelocks
23:40
May 25, 2020
Satoshi Coins Not Moved, Bitcoin Pizza Day, Fed Gold Standard EP060
SUPPORT THE SHOW: MY ALL-ENCOMPASSING GUIDE TO GETTING STARTED WITH BITCOIN https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada Buy Bitcoin in Canada on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get the Ledger Backup Pack – Includes Ledger Nano X & S https://shop.ledger.com/products/ledger-backup-pack?r=faca LEDN offers Bitcoin backed loans – Sign up and get $50 free https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ NordVPN helps with your internet privacy – Get 70% off https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Buy Bitcoin in Canada using Shakepay and get $10 for free after your first $100 purchase: https://shakepay.me/r/HUQFI60 If you value my work and would like to send me a tip, they are always appreciated! LIGHTNING tips: https://tippin.me/@BTCsessions Join my Telegram channel! https://t.me/btc_sessions SHOW RESOURCES: The 50 BTC moved yesterday were likely not from Satoshi https://bitcoinist.com/why-highly-unlikely-50-bitcoin-transaction-2009-address-is-satoshi/ Moved coins put Craig Wright in hot water https://cointelegraph.com/news/craig-wright-denies-transferring-satoshi-coins-leaving-him-in-legal-catch-22 More Hodlers as coins move off exchanges https://cointelegraph.com/news/people-are-removing-the-most-bitcoin-from-exchanges-since-2018-bottom Examining Bitcoin energy consumption https://www.coindesk.com/the-last-word-on-bitcoins-energy-consumption?amp=1 Trezor creators begin project to develop open source chips https://decrypt.co/29595/bitcoin-wallet-makers-satoshilabs-building-open-source-chips Fed nominee favors return to a gold standard with a 21st century twist https://cointelegraph.com/news/trumps-fed-nominee-advocates-a-gold-backed-currency-even-a-crypto-one BTSE Academy Posts: Save on BTC transaction fees https://www.academy.btse.com/post/save-bitcoin-fees Learn about Bitcoin Pizza Day https://www.academy.btse.com/post/bitcoin-pizza-day
26:31
May 21, 2020
Bitcoin Privacy Considerations, The Next Wave Of BTC Scams EP059
SUPPORT THE SHOW: MY ALL-ENCOMPASSING GUIDE TO GETTING STARTED WITH BITCOIN https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada Buy Bitcoin in Canada on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get the Ledger Backup Pack – Includes Ledger Nano X & S https://shop.ledger.com/products/ledger-backup-pack?r=faca LEDN offers Bitcoin backed loans – Sign up and get $50 free https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ NordVPN helps with your internet privacy – Get 70% off https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Buy Bitcoin in Canada using Shakepay and get $10 for free after your first $100 purchase: https://shakepay.me/r/HUQFI60 If you value my work and would like to send me a tip, they are always appreciated! LIGHTNING tips: https://tippin.me/@BTCsessions Join my Telegram channel! https://t.me/btc_sessions SHOW RESOURCES: BlockFi customer data compromised https://www.coindesk.com/blockfi-hacker-sim-swapped-employees-phone-no-funds-were-lost TFTC article https://tftc.io/martys-bent/issue-741/ Coinjoin Flagging https://6102bitcoin.com/coinjoin-flagging/ Mentioned exchanges: https://bisq.network/ https://bullbitcoin.com/ https://www.btse.com/ Liquid integrations https://docs.blockstream.com/liquid/liquid-integrations.html Privacy wallets https://wasabiwallet.io/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 https://samouraiwallet.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=icyeO70ICi4 NordVPN https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Tor https://www.torproject.org/ myNode https://mynodebtc.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMovZg_3ERs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pyylkpR4DDk The Missing Cryptoqueen https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p07nkd84/episodes/downloads
29:24
May 19, 2020
Robert Kiyosaki: BTC $75K, tBTC Shut Down, $3T More Stimulus EP058
SUPPORT THE SHOW: MY ALL-ENCOMPASSING GUIDE TO GETTING STARTED WITH BITCOIN https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada Buy Bitcoin in Canada on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get the Ledger Backup Pack – Includes Ledger Nano X & S https://shop.ledger.com/products/ledger-backup-pack?r=faca LEDN offers Bitcoin backed loans – Sign up and get $50 free https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ NordVPN helps with your internet privacy – Get 70% off https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Buy Bitcoin in Canada using Shakepay and get $10 for free after your first $100 purchase: https://shakepay.me/r/HUQFI60 SHOW RESOURCES: Robert Kiyosaki is a Bitcoin bull – says $75K in 3 years https://cointelegraph.com/news/robert-kiyosaki-predicts-bitcoin-will-be-worth-75k-in-3-years JK Rowling is trolling Bitcoiners on twitter https://decrypt.co/29193/jk-rowling-jokes-about-her-significant-ethereum-holdings Bitcoin block speed falling after miner capitulation https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-block-generation-speed-falls-to-2017-lows Bitcoin fees up, average $5.00+ https://decrypt.co/29112/bitcoin-fees-halving-rise-mempool Mempool: https://mempool.space/ Fees: https://bitcoinfees.earn.com/ BTSE Academy on the importance of miner fees: https://www.academy.btse.com/post/bitcoin-transaction-fees tBTC on Ethereum shuts down after 2 days due to vulnerability https://cointelegraph.com/news/non-custodial-bitcoin-to-ethereum-bridge-shut-down-after-two-days Fed chair Jerome Powell goes on 60 Minutes, says they are not “out of ammunition” https://www.marketwatch.com/story/feds-powell-tells-60-minutes-hes-not-out-of-ammunition-to-fight-the-recession-2020-05-17 $3 Trillion more in stimulus? https://www.forbes.com/sites/sarahhansen/2020/05/15/house-passes-3-trillion-coronavirus-stimulus-but-that-doesnt-mean-more-checks-are-coming/#431f2f056a37 The US monetary base inflating by $4 Trillion (6X) in 12 years https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/BOGMBASE
38:55
May 18, 2020
Bitcoin and USDC Savings for Latin America: Escaping Inflation With Ledn and Genesis EP057
LEDN offers Bitcoin backed loans – Sign up and get $50 free https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 LEDN Savings: https://ledn.io/btc-savings/ Coindesk Article: https://www.coindesk.com/ledn-launches-usdc-stablecoin-savings-accounts-with-focus-on-latin-america SUPPORT THE SHOW: MY ALL-ENCOMPASSING GUIDE TO GETTING STARTED WITH BITCOIN https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada Buy Bitcoin in Canada on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get the Ledger Backup Pack – Includes Ledger Nano X & S https://shop.ledger.com/products/ledger-backup-pack?r=faca NordVPN helps with your internet privacy – Get 70% off https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Buy Bitcoin in Canada using Shakepay and get $10 for free after your first $100 purchase: https://shakepay.me/r/HUQFI60 If you value my work and would like to send me a tip, they are always appreciated! LIGHTNING tips: https://tippin.me/@BTCsessions Coldcard Bitcoin Hardware Wallet – Get 5% off https://t.co/UIEiV9vnto?amp=1 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Join my Telegram channel! https://t.me/btc_sessions
35:55
May 15, 2020
Major Institutional Bitcoin Interest, JP Morgan Banking Coinbase + Gemini, Liquid NFTs EP056
SUPPORT THE SHOW: MY ALL-ENCOMPASSING GUIDE TO GETTING STARTED WITH BITCOIN https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada Buy Bitcoin in Canada on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get the Ledger Backup Pack – Includes Ledger Nano X & S https://shop.ledger.com/products/ledger-backup-pack?r=faca LEDN offers Bitcoin backed loans – Sign up and get $50 free https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 NordVPN helps with your internet privacy – Get 70% off https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Buy Bitcoin in Canada using Shakepay and get $10 for free after your first $100 purchase: LIGHTNING tips: https://tippin.me/@BTCsessions SHOW RESOURCES: Institutions start seeing the light, as Bitcoin interest grows post-halving https://cointelegraph.com/news/institutional-interest-in-bitcoin-to-keep-rising-after-btc-halving CNBC interview: Economy does not reflect stocks and bonds – Bitcoin suggested as an out https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/chamath-palihapitiya-says-economy-is-divorced-stock-market-fed-warning-2020-5-1029193570 JP Morgan now banking Gemini and Coinbase, despite Jamie Dimon’s past criticisms of Bitcoin as a Ponzi scheme waiting to blow up https://decrypt.co/28559/jpmorgan-is-now-banking-coinbase-and-gemini Bitcoin hashrate is dropping after the halving, but this was to be expected https://decrypt.co/28763/bitcoin-hashrate-is-tanking-nobody-panic Deep dive into mining and hashrate dynamics https://www.blockwaresolutions.com/research-and-publications/pomp-podcast-256-blockware-solutions-ceo-matt-dsouza-on-the-upcoming-bitcoin-halving-miner-sell-pressure-and-why-its-important NY Times headline coded into last block of this Bitcoin epoch: https://twitter.com/clarkmoody/status/1259975423695261697 Ledn launches USDC savings boasting 7.5% APY https://www.coindesk.com/ledn-launches-usdc-stablecoin-savings-accounts-with-focus-on-latin-america Bitcoin’s liquid network adds in-game assets (NFT’s) for Light Nite battle royale game https://tftc.io/martys-bent/issue-737-in-game-assets-on-liquid/ Learn about Bitcoin mining fees and how they are integral to network security in the long run https://www.academy.btse.com/post/bitcoin-transaction-fees
26:02
May 14, 2020
Massive Hedge Fund Buys Bitcoin, $1M Possible: Raoul Pal, Alts Failing EP055
SUPPORT THE SHOW: MY ALL-ENCOMPASSING GUIDE TO GETTING STARTED WITH BITCOIN https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada Buy Bitcoin in Canada on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 NordVPN helps with your internet privacy – Get 70% off https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions LEDN offers Bitcoin backed loans – Sign up and get $50 free https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get the Ledger Backup Pack – Includes Ledger Nano X & S https://shop.ledger.com/products/ledger-backup-pack?r=faca Coldcard Bitcoin Hardware Wallet – Get 5% off https://t.co/UIEiV9vnto?amp=1 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Raoul Pal says $1M Bitcoin more likely now https://cointelegraph.com/news/perfect-wedge-makes-1m-bitcoin-more-likely-than-ever-raoul-pal Tudor Investment Corp (a $38B hedge fund) is buying Bitcoin https://markets.businessinsider.com/currencies/news/bitcoin-billionaire-investor-paul-tudor-jones-says-buying-cryptocurrency-inflation-2020-5-1029179495 Top Bitfinex trader goes dark after losing $20M shorting Bitcoin https://decrypt.co/28164/a-popular-bitcoin-trader-lost-21-million-now-hes-gone Gain exposure to Bitcoin dominance with derivatives https://www.coindesk.com/bitfinex-now-has-a-derivatives-contract-offering-exposure-to-bitcoin-dominance Bitcoin profitable for 95% of existence. Altcoins… not so much. https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-has-been-profitable-for-over-95-of-its-existence/ Square’s Cashapp Bitcoin revenues way up https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-revenues-in-squares-cash-app-top-fiat-revenues-for-first-time-in-q1 Bitcoin further decouples from stock market https://bitcoinist.com/latest-bitcoin-halving-rally-puts-nail-in-coffin-on-stock-market-correlation/ My blog for getting started with Bitcoin https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada
26:32
May 8, 2020
At $288K BTC Plan B Goes Dark, Wasabi Mobile, Justin Sun Gets $2M Relief Grant EP054
SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Stock to flow creator Plan B will “go dark” if the model holds and we hit $288K https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-stock-to-flow-creator-will-go-dark-if-btc-price-hits-6-figures Partially signed bitcoin transactions with Samourai Wallet and Sentinel https://twitter.com/_sarath_kumar/status/1258014442098315270 Wasabi wallet going mobile with Sifir.io and Cyphernode https://twitter.com/SifirApps/status/1258015051295883265 Coinkite announces the BlockClock Mini – track new bitcoin blocks and interface with Opendime https://twitter.com/theBLOCKCLOCK/status/1258051450204237825 Marty Bent discusses the infrastructure changing development of LNURL-AUTH. No more passwords and usernames, no more data hacks https://tftc.io/martys-bent/issue-732/ Check out the University of Cambridge’s Bitcoin mining map https://cbeci.org/mining_map European Union predicts worst economic downturn since WW2 https://decrypt.co/27918/european-union-predicts-worst-economic-downturn-since-ww2 Justin Sun and Tron somehow qualified for a $2M relief grant https://decrypt.co/27817/us-hands-justin-sun-a-2-million-coronavirus-relief-grant Halving article on the BTSE Academy - $86K BTC price prediction for mid 2022 https://www.academy.btse.com/post/the-bitcoin-halving My blog for getting started with Bitcoin https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada
24:45
May 6, 2020
Bitcoin Stimulus Check Gains, Blockstream Satellite 2.0, myNode Update EP053
SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Get NORDVPN to protect your online privacy. 75% off a 3 year https://nordvpn.org/btcsessions Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Marty Bent from TFTC reflects on all that’s been built around Bitcoin throughout the bear market https://tftc.io/martys-bent/issue-731/ BTC Developer Activity hits monthly all time high https://decrypt.co/27719/bitcoin-developer-activity-hits-record-high Bought Bitcoin with stimulus? You’re up 35% https://decrypt.co/27661/stimulus-checks-spent-on-bitcoin-are-now-up-35 https://twitter.com/BitcoinStimulus Blockstream satellite 2.0 + Satellite Kits https://blockstream.com/2020/05/04/en-announcing-blockstream-satellite-2/ https://store.blockstream.com/product-category/satellite_kits/ New myNode update 0.2.05 https://twitter.com/cpc464_a500/status/1257567763624853504 P2EP on Blue Wallet coming – here’s a preview https://twitter.com/lukechilds/status/1257355521193058308 Learn about the Bitcoin futures Basis on the BTSE Academy https://www.academy.btse.com/post/bitcoin-futures-basis
17:31
May 5, 2020
Pre-Halving Hashrate/Fees Up, Treasury Borrows $3T, BTC on Billions EP052
SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Buy Bitcoin on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Bitcoin halving countdown https://www.bitcoinblockhalf.com/ Record Bitcoin hashrate https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-hash-rate-tag-hits-new-record-8-days-from-halving Bitcoin fees spike https://decrypt.co/27495/bitcoin-fees-are-skyrocketing-high Phoenix Lightning Wallet tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cx5PK1H5OR0 Lightning Network BTSE BLOG https://www.academy.btse.com/post/lightning-network Liquid Assets on Ledger Nano S https://blockstream.com/2020/05/04/en-liquid-asset-support-now-on-ledger-nano-s/ Grab a Ledger https://shop.ledger.com/products/ledger-backup-pack?r=faca&tracker=MY_TRACKER tBTC on Ethereum https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-02/bitcoin-s-ethereum-rivalry-could-be-assuaged-with-tbtc-bridge BitMEX on Eth 2.0 https://blog.bitmex.com/ethereum-2-0/ US Treasury to borrow $3 Trillion https://www.cnbc.com/2020/05/04/us-treasury-seeks-to-borrow-a-record-3-trillion-this-quarter.html Negative interest rates soon? https://decrypt.co/27587/negative-interest-rates-banks-are-coming-for-your-money https://twitter.com/DepNox/status/1256670715702476801 Bitcoin on Showtime’s “Billions” https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-was-just-mentioned-billions-again-heres-how-it-went-down/ My Blog: How To Buy, Sell, and Use Bitcoin in Canada https://www.btcsessions.ca/post/how-to-buy-sell-and-use-bitcoin-in-canada
33:01
May 4, 2020
Bitcoin Up $1200, LNurl Simplifies Lightning, Ripple CTO Booted From YouTube EP051
SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Buy Bitcoin on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Bitcoin has had massive price swings today, at times up $1200 https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-price-smashes-85k-resistance-with-1k-gain-in-24-hours Adoption of LNurl makes lightning easier for the end user https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-wallets-are-adopting-this-tech-to-simplify-lightning-payments Lightning app pays you Bitcoin to walk and do other simple tasks https://decrypt.co/27045/this-app-pays-you-bitcoin-just-for-walking Ripple CTO gets booted from YouTube for impersonating… himself https://decrypt.co/27013/ripple-cto-banned-youtube-lawsuit US economy could have a worst second quarter than the great depression https://decrypt.co/27036/us-economy-sees-sharpest-dip-since-great-recession-due-to-pandemic Vortex tells it like it is https://twitter.com/theonevortex/status/1255484969536929792
21:25
April 29, 2020
Stock To Flow: $288K Bitcoin, Lebanese Currency Crisis, myNode Update EP050
SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Buy Bitcoin on Coinberry and get $20 after your first $50 purchase https://app.coinberry.com/invite/c5d52730857 Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Stock to flow model update predicts $288,000 Bitcoin https://medium.com/@100trillionUSD/bitcoin-stock-to-flow-cross-asset-model-50d260feed12 Nearly half of BTC hasn’t moved in two years https://bitcoinist.com/nearly-half-of-all-circulating-bitcoin-supply-hasnt-moved-in-two-years/ Increased halving interest on google trends https://twitter.com/WhiteRabbitBTC/status/1255139705873522691 Whale trader on Bitfinex banks on Bitcoin price crash https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-whale-suggests-btc-price-will-crash-halving-is-priced-in Banks suffering massive losses amid crisis https://decrypt.co/26879/big-banks-suffer-massive-losses-as-coronavirus-crisis-continues Bank of Japan’s unlimited quantitative easing https://decrypt.co/26772/bank-of-japan-prepares-for-unlimited-quantitative-easing Lebanese currency crisis and riots https://www.france24.com/en/20200428-banks-smashed-during-protests-in-lebanon-over-ailing-economy New myNode release https://twitter.com/cpc464_a500/status/1254441275773853702 Blue Wallet tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=imMX7i4qpmg
25:47
April 28, 2020
Raoul Pal: $1M Bitcoin, Bittr Closes Purse Lives On, Argentina BTC Surge EP049
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20:49
April 24, 2020
Bitcoin Price Spikes | Markets Indifferent To 26 Million Jobless | Citadel 21 and Cypher Diaries EP048
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19:33
April 23, 2020
Lightning Network Privacy Holes, Money Printer vs Free Markets, Bitcoin Mining Difficulty To Hit ATH EP047
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32:02
April 21, 2020
Bitcoiners Unite To Give 1 BTC To Colombian, Purse Shuts Down, $25M DeFi Hack EP046
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26:25
April 21, 2020
My YouTube Ban And Reinstatement, G20 Stablecoin Crackdown, Bitcoin Stock To Flow 2020 EP045
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30:15
April 18, 2020
BTCPay Adds Payjoin With Blockstream Help | Tone Vays Banned From YouTube | More US Helicopter Money EP044
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26:23
April 16, 2020
Global Recession and Zombie Markets, Bitcoin Halving Search All Time High, CSW Pulls Adam Back Lawsuit EP043
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18:13
April 14, 2020
Bisq Critical Vulnerability, Abra Goes Fully Custodial, Retail Buys Bitcoin Dip While Institutions Flee EP042
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23:16
April 8, 2020
Economy Shows Echoes of Weimar | Udemy Bitcoin Demand Up 300% | Phoenix Lightning Wallet Adds Tor EP041
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20:32
April 7, 2020
First US Bank Fails, Fed Says Economy Is Fine, Coinjoin Day, Bitcoin Hashrate Increase EP040
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24:46
April 6, 2020
Bitcoin Fund On Toronto Stock Exchange, Blue Wallet Integrates Hodl Hodl, Mike Novogratz Eyes $20K in 2020 EP039
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21:28
April 3, 2020
How Halving Will Affect Bitcoin Buy and Sell Pressure, Robert Kiyosaki Bitcoin Bull, Lightning and Liquid Innovation EP038
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31:33
April 2, 2020
Fed Printing $1M Per Second, Bitcoin HODL Wave Looks Bullish, Lightning Labs LSATs EP037
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27:02
March 31, 2020
Capital Controls in Egypt, Bitcoin Recovery Continues WITHOUT Stimulus, Coinjoin Day EP036
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21:12
March 31, 2020
Hodlers Moving Off Exchanges, CME Eyes Bitcoin Mining, Stimulus Bill Includes Fed Secrecy and Phone Surveillance EP035
Hodlers Moving Off Exchanges | CME Eyes Bitcoin Mining | Stimulus Bill Includes Fed Secrecy and Phone Surveillance SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Paxful online Bitcoin marketplace: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag Built With Bitcoin: https://builtwithbitcoin.org/ Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Bitcoin flowing into private wallets from exchanges https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-exchange-outflows-hit-8-month-high-hodling-soars/ Breez merchant point of sale wallet https://twitter.com/Breez_Tech/status/1243489390292348931 CRA demands Quadriga customer data https://cointelegraph.com/news/canadas-tax-authority-demands-personal-data-on-115-000-quadrigacx-users CME Eyes Bitcoin mining https://bitcoinist.com/cme-group-explores-mining-bitcoin/ Stimulus Bill allows for Fed secret meetings https://wallstreetonparade.com/2020/03/stimulus-bill-allows-federal-reserve-to-conduct-meetings-in-secret-gives-fed-454-billion-slush-fund-for-wall-street-bailouts/ https://twitter.com/RudyHavenstein/status/1243185167381835776 Stiumulus Bill allocates money for extensive phone surveillance https://decrypt.co/23724/phone-surveillance-is-about-to-get-a-whole-lot-worse TFTC tutorial – using GrapheneOS on a Pixel3A for mobile privacy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oO0UFZjuotg&feature=youtu.be Did you use my tutorial to build a node? Send me a picture! https://twitter.com/BTCsessions/status/1243580863687737345 Haven’t built a node yet? Jump in with my tutorial! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMovZg_3ERs
23:02
March 27, 2020
Bitcoin’s 2nd Largest Difficulty Drop Ever, Fed Printing Up To $6 Trillion, Stocks Pump Despite Record Job Losses EP034
SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Paxful online Bitcoin marketplace: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag Built With Bitcoin: https://builtwithbitcoin.org/ Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Second Largest Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Drop Ever https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-mining-difficulty-posts-biggest-percentage-drop-ever Hashrate chart https://www.blockchain.com/en/charts/hash-rate Silver lining after miner capitulation https://cryptobriefing.com/bitcoin-miners-find-silver-lining-after-price-crash/ Thread on miner sell pressure https://twitter.com/mjdsouza2/status/1243236523149004800 Bitcoin hodlers sold at heavy losses on OKex https://decrypt.co/23608/bitcoin-holders-sold-at-heavy-losses-in-market-freefall-report Bakkt physical delivery of BTC rises 44% https://cointelegraph.com/news/physical-delivery-of-bitcoin-in-bakkt-futures-rises-44-in-march Gold shortage as trust in 3rd parties diminishes – not your vault, not your gold https://www.ft.com/content/81d915e2-6cef-11ea-89df-41bea055720b FDIC begs us not to start a bank run https://www.ccn.com/fdics-ridiculous-ad-stop-bank-runs-sending-opposite-signal/ Federal reserve potential $6 Trillion relief package – maybe more! https://bitcoinist.com/federal-reserve-plans-to-print-50-bitcoin-networks-worth-of-dollars/ Wall Street Journal claims we’re in a Bull Market again https://twitter.com/WSJ/status/1243267094852055041?s=19 US Jobless claims at 3.28 million https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-03-26/u-s-jobless-claims-surged-to-record-3-28-million-last-week
27:54
March 27, 2020
Bitcoin and Equities Pump As Stimulus Bill Nears, FDIC Discourages Bank Runs, Mass Surveillance Programs EP 033
SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Paxful online Bitcoin marketplace: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag Built With Bitcoin: https://builtwithbitcoin.org/ Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Bitcoin and Equities both pump as stimulus package deal nears https://decrypt.co/23429/stocks-crypto-soar-congress-nears-stimulus-package-deal?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=auto US Digital Dollar section removed from stimulus bill https://decrypt.co/23423/us-digital-dollar-shelved-in-coronavirus-fight-back China’s CBDC is getting closer to seeing the light https://decrypt.co/23406/chinas-digital-yuan-is-running-out-of-time-say-insiders FDIC releases awkward video telling people to keep their money in the banks https://twitter.com/FDICgov/status/1242455082551164934 Examples of new mass surveillance measures abound https://www.timesofisrael.com/government-okays-mass-surveillance-of-israelis-phones-to-curb-coronavirus/ https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252480387/UK-Cornoavirus-Bill-relaxes-restrictions-on-mass-surveillance-powers https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/california-police-to-use-chinese-made-patrol-drones-with-night-vision-cameras-during-coronavirus-lockdown
19:24
March 24, 2020
Fed Now Printing UNLIMITED Money, Trillion Dollar Coins, Bitcoin Monetary Policy Unaffected EP032
SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Paxful online Bitcoin marketplace: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag Built With Bitcoin: https://builtwithbitcoin.org/ Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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 SHOW RESOURCES: Fed announces unlimited QE, amongst other programs to “fix” the economy https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/23/fed-announces-a-slew-of-new-programs-to-help-markets-including-open-ended-asset-purchases.html The Federal Reserve’s reaction to this crisis is exactly why Bitcoin was created https://decrypt.co/23317/feds-infinite-amount-of-cash-is-biggest-argument-for-bitcoin-yet US Politicians propose minting two $1 TRILLION dollar coins, then sending cash to every American https://decrypt.co/23219/trillion-coin-fed-treasury-coronavirus Bitcoin halving countdown https://www.bitcoinblockhalf.com/ Crypto exchanges are one business thriving with the market turmoil https://cointelegraph.com/news/crypto-exchanges-made-a-killing-during-the-ides-of-march Mike Novogratz says this NEEDS to be Bitcoin’s year https://cointelegraph.com/news/this-will-and-needs-to-be-bitcoins-year-says-mike-novogratz Wasabi Wallet allows you to automate mixing coins directly into cold storage https://medium.com/@nopara73/how-to-move-funds-from-wasabi-wallet-to-a-hardware-wallet-ec07ea0b4999
22:22
March 24, 2020
CNN Warns Against Bank Runs, Bitcoin’s Rebound, Italian Bank Adds BTC Wallet EP031
SHOW RESOURCES: CNN article basically begs US not to create a bank run https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/18/economy/banks-cash-coronavirus/index.html Bank of England cancels stress test for UK banks https://bitcoinist.com/bank-of-england-cancels-stress-test-for-uk-banks-too-afraid-to-fail/ US Senator allegedly dumps stocks with insider information while assuring public the economy is strong https://cointelegraph.com/news/sen-loeffler-under-fire-for-improper-trading-after-coronavirus-hearing Senator Loeffler on March 10 reassuring Americans about the economy https://twitter.com/SenatorLoeffler/status/1237519751905267714 Raoul Pal is bullish on Bitcoin, only holds dollars and BTC https://cointelegraph.com/news/raoul-pal-super-bullish-on-bitcoin-price-after-miraculous-80-rebound Beware a Bull trap – Bitcoin price is not out of the woods just yet https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-price-pumps-20-are-bulls-running-into-a-trap/ Could BTC take months to fully recover? https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-still-months-away-from-recovery-fundstrat-says/ Italian bank launches Bitcoin on-ramp and wallet to its million users https://decrypt.co/23034/italian-bank-releases-bitcoin-wallet-despite-coronavirus SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Visit and sign up for Paxful: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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
26:40
March 20, 2020
Bitcoin Decouples From Stocks | Credit Suisse May Favor Bitcoin | Square To Launch Bank EP030
SHOW RESOURCES: Central Banks “running out of road” according to Bitmex research https://decrypt.co/22779/bitcoin-exchange-central-banks-have-run-out-of-road Credit Suisse may support Bitcoin and doubt the fiat system https://bitcoinist.com/credit-suisse-voices-support-for-bitcoin/ https://twitter.com/JordanEliseo/status/1240116687132921856/photo/1 Bitcoin difficulty set to drop 13% next week https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-difficulty-set-for-13-drop-as-hash-rate-following-btc-price The question of Bitcoin privacy and fungibility – legality of tumblers vs coinjoin https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/bitcoin-fungibility-mixing-and-the-legal-limits-on-maintaining-privacy Twitter CEO and Bitcoin advocate Jack Dorsey will be launching a commercial bank in 2021 https://bitcoinist.com/jack-dorseys-square-bank-will-open-2021/ SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Visit and sign up for Paxful: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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
24:23
March 19, 2020
$1 Trillion Daily Repos, Coinbase Exec To Oversee Banks, Bill In Senate Aims To Torpedo Encryption EP029
SHOW RESOURCES: Former Coinbase executive will oversee the banking system https://dailyhodl.com/2020/03/16/us-treasury-secretary-steven-mnuchin-appoints-coinbase-chief-legal-officer-to-oversee-banking-system/amp/?__twitter_impression=true Fed Announces another $500B repo injection https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/17/fed-announces-another-500-billion-operation-for-overnight-repo-funding-markets.html THEN they decide on injecting $1 Trillion EVERY DAY this week https://www.investing.com/news/economy/new-york-fed-pledges-to-offer-1-trillion-a-day-in-overnight-repo-loans-2113378 Treasury secretary announces plans for helicopter money – checks to Americans in the next couple weeks https://www.politico.com/news/2020/03/17/coronavirus-government-payments-checks-133994 “EARN IT” bill aims to dismantle encryption https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/paloma/the-cybersecurity-202/2020/03/06/the-cybersecurity-202-senate-bill-sparks-open-war-over-encryption/5e616cad88e0fa101a741cee/ Sign the petition https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/dont-let-congress-kill-encryption/ Full bill here: https://www.eff.org/document/earn-it-act Could bank runs be on the horizon? Cash withdrawal limits already in place at Bank of America, likely to be reduced in coming days https://bitcoinist.com/ultimate-test-for-fiat-as-us-bank-runs-loom/ SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Visit and sign up for Paxful: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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
23:26
March 18, 2020
Bitcoin price erratic, Fed drops rates to zero, BTC Hashrate drops EP028
SHOW RESOURCES: Fed cuts rates to zero, announces $700B QE https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/15/federal-reserve-cuts-rates-to-zero-and-launches-massive-700-billion-quantitative-easing-program.html What did QE look like from 08-14? http://wp-uploads-trefis.s3.amazonaws.com/articles/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/QE.png Fed Announces additional $500B for overnight repo markets https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/16/fed-says-it-will-offer-an-additional-500-billion-in-overnight-repo-funding-markets.html Fed Press release, including zero-reserve banking https://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/pressreleases/monetary20200315b.htm Bitcoin hashrate drops with profitability, Chinese miners selling rigs to Russia/Middle East https://decrypt.co/22538/chinese-miners-hash-halving-coronavirus Hashrate chart https://www.blockchain.com/en/charts/hash-rate Bitcoin and Gold both dropping – no current flight to safety https://decrypt.co/22540/bitcoins-not-a-safe-haven-but-neither-is-gold-right-now 3 years after fee crunch, Coinbase adds transaction batching https://cointelegraph.com/news/coinbase-launches-btc-transaction-batching-saving-users-50-on-fees GPU miners can volunteer computing power to help find a vaccine via Folding@Home https://decrypt.co/22492/bitcoin-coronavirus-gpu https://foldingathome.org/ SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Visit and sign up for Paxful: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag Get Wasabi wallet and enjoy your privacy https://wasabiwallet.io/ Wasabi Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECQHAzSckK0 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
26:53
March 16, 2020
Fed Injects More Than Entire BTC Market Cap Into Repo, Tether Printing, CSW Court Fail EP027
SHOW RESOURCES: Federal reserve injects $168B in repo markets https://cointelegraph.com/news/federal-reserve-injects-168b-greater-than-entire-btc-market-cap ECB boss warns of another financial crisis like 2008 https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/11/coronavirus-could-cause-crash-on-scale-of-2008-lagarde-warns Bitcoin steady as Bank of England cuts rates to 11 year low https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-steadies-as-bank-of-england-suddenly-cuts-rates-to-11-year-low Tether liquidity inbound, 60 million printed https://bitcoinist.com/tether-printers-churn-out-60m-new-usdt-relief-rally-inbound/ Judge throws out Craig Wright excuses, yet again https://decrypt.co/21995/us-judge-throws-out-craig-wrights-latest-excuse One of the largest XRP supporters has jumped ship https://decrypt.co/21934/trolls-drive-ceo-of-xrp-to-abandon-ripple I’m in a video game! Lightning-enabled battle royale game “Light Nite” made a BTC Sessions skin, and I think it’s pretty rad. You can pre-order the game and get the skin/20% off with the link https://lightnite.io/ref=btc-sessions SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Visit and sign up for Paxful: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag 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
21:59
March 11, 2020
Coronavirus tanks stocks but Bitcoin up, NYC power plant is mining, India embraces BTC EP026
SHOW TOPICS: Max Keiser says Coronavirus will propel BTC to $100,000 https://cointelegraph.com/news/coronavirus-will-send-bitcoin-price-to-100-000-in-2020-max-keiser Plan B Stock to flow likewise projects $100,000 before 2022 https://cointelegraph.com/news/100-events-imply-100k-bitcoin-by-2022-says-market-analyst-planb New York natural gas plant is now mining Bitcoin. No-coiners lose their minds. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-03-05/this-utility-heats-new-york-state-and-mines-its-own-bitcoin https://twitter.com/TheCryptoconomy/status/1235608282343096320 India legalizes cryptocurrency businesses and trading https://cointelegraph.com/news/india-back-in-the-race-landmark-judgment-to-fuel-crypto-adoption South Korea formally regulates cryptocurrency trading, in line with FATF guidelines https://bitcoinist.com/crypto-trading-legalized-in-south-korea/ Next Bank of England Governor seems to not be a fan of Bitcoin https://cointelegraph.com/news/next-boe-governor-be-prepared-to-lose-all-your-money-with-bitcoin SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Visit and sign up for Paxful: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag 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
23:58
March 6, 2020
Bitcoin Fundamentals Rock Solid, BTC on Netflix Altered Carbon | Economy In Turmoil – Bitcoin Fixes This EP025
SHOW TOPICS: Bitcoin hits new all time high for hashrate https://decrypt.co/21129/bitcoin-hash-rate-all-time-high-why-it-matters On-Chain analytics look bullish for Bitcoin https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-on-chain-analytics-at-odds-with-sub-8k-bitcoin-price-forecasts Bitcoin featured on Netflix show Altered Carbon https://decrypt.co/21163/bitcoin-gets-showtime-on-major-netflix-show-altered-carbon https://twitter.com/degeri_crypto/status/1233658256737918976 Marty Bent covers Fed cutting interest rates and injecting liquidity into repo markets, while stocks continue to drop – shit is hitting the fan https://tftc.io/martys-bent/issue-686/ SUPPORT THE SHOW: Visit LEDN to check out getting a bitcoin-backed loan https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 Visit and sign up for Paxful: http://bit.ly/2HYQnOG Paxful Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyKJvjzLmag 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
14:44
March 4, 2020
Bitcoin extends price dip pre-halving, Lebanese using BTC to escape capital controls, cracks in US economy emerge EP024
SHOW TOPICS: Bitcoin drops below 9K, but should you be worried? https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-briefly-breaks-9k-support-hodl-on-everybody/ Bitmex daily liquidations hit year to date record https://bitcoinist.com/bitmex-liquidations-bitcoin-2020/ Plan B stock to flow believes there is a floor at $8200 https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-price-wont-fall-below-8-2k-during-this-crash-planb/ https://digitalik.net/btc/ Cracks in the economy show as auto and credit card loan delinquency rates skyrocket https://tftc.io/martys-bent/issue-682/ Capital controls in Lebanon have some looking to Bitcoin, and paying a large premium to do so https://decrypt.co/20618/the-case-for-bitcoin-in-lebanon https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-price-hits-15k-in-lebanon-amid-worsening-cash-crunch/ The Bank Of Canada has a contingency plan for a digital currency – but why? https://decrypt.co/20568/bank-of-canada-is-developing-a-digital-currency-as-contingency 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
35:10
February 27, 2020
Bitcoiners revolt against Trace Mayer, Buffet dumps his BTC, Avanti bank to serve BTC industry EP023
SHOW TOPICS: Trace Mayer shills privacy coins while dropping FUD on coinjoin https://www.newsbtc.com/2020/02/24/the-knives-are-out-on-crypto-twitter-as-bitcoin-og-turns-into-altcoin-shill/ Warren Buffet unsurprisingly dumped his Bitcoin https://bitcoinist.com/just-in-warren-buffett-gave-away-his-bitcoin/ Anthony Pompliano on CNN rebutting Warren https://twitter.com/jchatterleyCNN/status/1232368070544515072 Tim Draper exited stocks 6 months ago, is heavily in Bitcoin https://cointelegraph.com/news/billionaire-investor-tim-draper-quit-stocks-for-bitcoin-6-months-ago Caitlynn Long announces Avanti Bank – a new US Bank to serve the digital asset industry https://twitter.com/CaitlinLong_/status/1231959866513616898 Zebedee creates developer dashboard for games to incorporate Bitcoin https://medium.com/zebedee-engineering/announcing-the-zebedee-developer-dashboard-unity-sdk-4598c394cc23 LIGHTNITE website https://lightnite.io/ SIGN UP https://lightnite.io/ref=BTCsessions 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
24:18
February 26, 2020
Huge Bitcoin drop, OpenNode integrates Apple pay, Layer1 mining ramps up EP022
SHOW TOPICS: Bitcoin drops $1000 in less than an hour https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-sees-its-fifth-largest-hourly-price-crash-ever/ Bullish CNBC segment https://twitter.com/CNBCFastMoney/status/1230261266058534913 China pumps 5 TRILLION Yuan into economy https://www.zerohedge.com/markets/china-injects-record-5-trillion-new-debt-arrest-economic-crash Opennode allows merchants to accept dollars but stack sats https://www.opennode.com/blog/opennode-apple-pay-debit-cards-and-more/ Coldcard upgrade – do not update Mk1 https://twitter.com/COLDCARDwallet/status/1230519981441458176 Layer1 mining facility in Texas targets 30% hashrate within 2 years https://decrypt.co/20018/peter-thiel-backed-layer1-opens-up-bitcoin-mining-facility-in-texas 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
21:58
February 21, 2020
Bitcoin golden cross, DeFi exploited again for $600k, FCoin Exchange Owes $125M EP021
SHOW TOPICS: Bitcoin’s golden cross https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-daily-golden-cross-forms-bull-market-has-officially-arrived/ Trump Bitcoin stimulus package https://decrypt.co/19650/could-bitcoin-be-tax-free-under-new-trump-policy Michael Bloomberg wants clearer Bitcoin regulations https://www.coindesk.com/us-presidential-contender-michael-bloomberg-proposes-clear-regulatory-framework-for-crypto Another smart cookie exploits Defi for $600,000 this time https://cointelegraph.com/news/decentralized-lending-protocol-bzx-hacked-twice-in-a-matter-of-days Exploit breakdown https://twitter.com/kermankohli/status/1229653115470667777 Fcoin shuts down, owes users $125 Million in Bitcoin https://cointelegraph.com/news/chinese-exchange-fcoin-closes-down-still-owes-users-125-million 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
21:21
February 18, 2020
Bitcoin Regulatory FUD from Treasury Secretary, Bcash About To Fork, DeFi Seizing Funds EP020
SHOW TOPICS: “Significant” crypto crackdown revealed by Steve Mnuchin https://www.forbes.com/sites/billybambrough/2020/02/16/blow-to-bitcoin-as-significant-us-crackdown-suddenly-revealed/#18c031cb1191 FinCEN doesn’t know anything https://twitter.com/CACryptoLawyer/status/1227702311272603648?s=19 Actual testimony from Steve Mnuchin in the senate https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xEGYDD4itUg&feature=youtu.be Max Keiser predicts $400,000 Bitcoin https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-will-surge-to-400k-max-keiser-quadruples-btc-price-forecast My prediction for Bitcoin, made back in early 2018 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKQPtUs04-4 Bitcoin Cash set for contentious hard fork regarding developer tax being implemented https://cryptobriefing.com/bitcoin-cash-community-is-splitting-again/ DeFi taking funds from margin trader who capitalized on low liquidity https://decrypt.co/19612/how-a-genius-hacker-made-350000-exploiting-defi US Household debt is now over $14 TRILLION, higher than before the 2008 recession https://bitcoinist.com/us-household-debt-hits-record-level-is-bitcoin-the-solution/ Check out my new Bitcoin node tutorial! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMovZg_3ERs 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
27:11
February 17, 2020
US Marshals REKT Selling Early, $11K in sight, 40 German Banks Eye BTC Custody EP019
SHOW TOPICS: Strong rebound in the Bitcoin price means we could be looking at $11,000 and beyond https://cointelegraph.com/news/bought-the-dip-bitcoin-price-rebounds-strongly-with-11-000-in-sight Google searches for Bitcoin are up 33% this week alone https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-google-searches-surge-as-crypto-bulls-gather-momentum/ US Marshalls have lost an estimated $1.7 BILLION dollars by selling their seized Bitcoin too early https://decrypt.co/18938/us-marshals-lost-billions-selling-off-bitcoin-too-early Tom Lee predicts Bitcoin will hit $40,000 before the Dow https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-will-beat-dow-jones-to-40-000-tom-lee-doubles-down-on-btc 40 German Banks apply to custody Bitcoin for their customers https://cointelegraph.com/news/40-german-banks-seek-regulators-green-light-to-offer-bitcoin-custody William Shatner AKA Captain Kirk can see through Craig Wright’s lies https://cointelegraph.com/news/william-shatner-doubts-craig-wrights-claims-to-inventing-bitcoin 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
19:54
February 12, 2020
BTC $10k + CME Gap, Tron Enrages Everyone, BSV Splinters After Fork EP018
SHOW TOPICS: What caused Bitcoin to hit $10,000? 3 Possible reasons https://cointelegraph.com/news/what-caused-bitcoin-price-to-surge-past-10k-over-the-weekend Sudden Drop to fill the CME gap https://cointelegraph.com/news/bitcoin-price-drops-300-in-seconds-under-10k-to-fill-futures-gap Etherians and Maximalists alike are getting trigged by this: https://twitter.com/sassal0x/status/1225997218429059073 Altsbit to shut down in May following major hack https://cointelegraph.com/news/hacked-italian-exchange-altsbit-to-shut-down-in-may-2020 Bitcoin SV ‘downgrades’ and causes nodes to fork off https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-sv-nodes-crash-following-genesis-downgrade/ Check out my new Coldcard tutorial! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52pjqUzGxDg 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
23:27
February 10, 2020
Environmental Impacts: Bitcoin vs Gold - With Hass McCook EP017
Today’s guest Hass McCook discusses the environmental impacts of Bitcoin vs Gold.    Hass’s articles on Coindesk  https://www.coindesk.com/author/hass-mccook Hass’s Medium  https://medium.com/@hassmccook/the-economic-environmental-cost-of-bitcoin-part-i-ac162067721d Hass on Twitter  https://twitter.com/FriarHass 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
48:25
February 7, 2020
$10K Nears - Tips for BTC Bull Market, Square Crypto LN Dev Kit, US Gov to Auction $37M BTC EP016
SHOW TOPICS: Bitcoin hits new yearly highs 2 days in a row. $10K incoming? https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-hits-new-yearly-high-for-the-second-day-in-a-row/ 5 Tips For The Bull Market https://bitcoinist.com/top-5-crypto-trading-tips-to-prepare-you-for-the-upcoming-bull-market/ Related: Brian Kelly “diversified crypto portfolio” post mortem https://medium.com/bull-bitcoin/the-crypto-diversification-trap-6744b0a954a6 Trezor tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i3BIo5Ac_n4 Ledger tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0YWdw2AOCg Coldcard tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kocEpndQcsg Square Crypto shares details on Lightning Development Kit https://decrypt.co/18620/square-crypto-reveals-more-details-on-bitcoin-lightning-kit US Government is auctioning off $37 million of Bitcoin https://decrypt.co/18499/us-government-to-auction-37-million-of-bitcoin 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
18:37
February 7, 2020
Lightning Labs Raises $10M, Bitpay Ditches Bip70, Central Banks Slow To Digitize EP015
SHOW TOPICS: Lightning Labs secures $10M funding seed round and announces Loop https://medium.com/@lightning_labs/entering-the-decade-of-lightning-8c4a4d31167f https://lightning.engineering/loop/ Bitpay Dumps Bip70, basically admitting defeat. You should probably use BTCPay or OpenNode instead anyways. https://cryptobriefing.com/bitpay-art-underwhelming-upgrades/ “The Missing Crypto Queen” BBC podcast series documenting the OncCoin Ponzi scheme is being turned into a TV drama https://decrypt.co/18488/onecoin-scandal-to-become-tv-drama Former ECB Vice President says central bank digital currencies are still a decade out https://bitcoinist.com/central-bank-crypto-10-years-away/ 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
21:15
February 6, 2020
Bitcoin VS Altcoins: Exploring Monetary Policy EP014
What is Bitcoin’s monetary policy? How many Bitcoins will ever be issued? How often are new ones created? Who gets them? More importantly, is this the same for altcoins? If not, how do they hold up against Bitcoin? In today’s show I explore these topics and give you a number of questions you should ask yourself any time you look at an altcoin and think it’s a “good deal”. 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
22:56
February 5, 2020
Bitcoin's Bullish January, Trezor Is Hackable, Lightning Innovation With Strike App EP013
SHOW TOPICS Bitcoin Up 32% This Month https://bitcoinist.com/bitcoin-is-up-32-this-month/ 75% of all Bitcoin are in profit https://bitcoinist.com/over-75-of-bitcoin-in-circulation-are-in-profit/ Trezor Wallets Can Be Hacked https://cointelegraph.com/news/trezor-wallets-can-be-hacked-kraken-reveals Attacking Bitcoin for one day costs $21 Million https://decrypt.co/18012/you-would-need-21-million-to-attack-bitcoin-for-a-day Jack Mallers announces incredible Strike app – true lightning innovation https://medium.com/@JimmyMow/announcing-strike-by-zap-4f578c7c8984 Vlad Costea examines Bitcoin’s leaderless advantage https://www.academy.btse.com/post/bitcoin-s-leaderless-advantage-and-how-it-came-to-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 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
20:31
February 1, 2020
Bitcoin Proof Of Reserves and Demanding Industry Accountability with Mauricio from Ledn EP013
Today I sat down with Ledn’s Mauricio Di Bartolomeo to discuss the idea of proof of reserves, building financial products on Bitcoin, and the implications of some companies carrying over bad practices of traditional finance to a world with no lender of last resort. Ledn on Twitter: https://twitter.com/hodlwithledn Mauricio on Twitter: https://twitter.com/cryptonomista Mauricio’s proof of reserves article from Bitcoin Magazine: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/why-proof-of-reserves-is-important-to-bitcoin Visit LEDN and learn about their services: https://platform.ledn.io/join/0a00cca3dd61dea5909c95cd41f41685 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
43:13
January 31, 2020
Exploring the Liquid Network with Blockstream's Samson Mow EP012
Today’s guest is Samson Mow, CSO at Blockstream. We dive into Blockstream's Liquid Network, what it is, and who it's for. Samson on Twitter https://twitter.com/Excellion  Read more about Liquid Network https://blockstream.com/liquid/  Read more about Blockstream https://blockstream.com/ Check out my YouTube tutorial for Blockstream Green https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uO3Zi9D5b0Y 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
45:32
January 24, 2020
Bitcoin Privacy War, Microsoft likes layered scaling, BTCpay Vault EP011
SHOW TOPICS: Microsoft says on-chain scaling degrades decentralization, prefers layered scaling approach https://bitcoinist.com/farewell-bitcoin-cash-microsoft-chain-scaling-degrades-decentralization/ Lightning Network Trust Chain part 2 is on the move! https://twitter.com/hashtag/LNTrustChain2?src=hashtag_click Opendime – physical bitcoin https://opendime.com/ Bitcoin privacy war – will it be worse than the scaling war? https://eng.ambcrypto.com/bitcoins-privacy-war-could-be-worse-than-the-scaling-war/ Wasabi wallet https://wasabiwallet.io/ Samourai Whirlpool https://samouraiwallet.com/whirlpool Joinmarket https://github.com/JoinMarket-Org Liquid Network https://blockstream.com/liquid/ Lightning wallets list https://lightningnetworkstores.com/wallets BTCpay Server introduces “BTCpay Vault” https://blog.btcpayserver.org/btcpay-vault/ 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
18:49
January 21, 2020
Bad Bitcoin Takes Abound: Private Keys and Block Size EP010
SHOW TOPICS: What the hell is going on? Peter Schiff irresponsibly loses his private keys, blames Bitcoin https://twitter.com/PeterSchiff/status/1218911797626847234 Binance CEO suggests keeping funds on exchanges https://cointelegraph.com/news/binance-ceo-suggests-crypto-exchanges-are-safer-than-keeping-ones-keys Trace Mayer endorses Bobby Lee’s Ballet Crypto wallet https://twitter.com/TraceMayer/status/1219003646685278208 A look at Bitcoin Block Size https://bitcoinmagazine.com/guides/what-is-the-bitcoin-block-size-limit John Carvalho on What Bitcoin Did discussing Defending Bitcoin https://www.whatbitcoindid.com/podcast/defending-bitcoin-with-john-carvalho Post-mortem of Segwit2X https://www.coindesk.com/2x-called-off-bitcoin-hard-fork-suspended-lack-consensus Bitcoin Core contributors list https://bitcoin.org/en/development#dev-communities Breez Lightning Wallet tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_4b-y4T8bY 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
35:25
January 21, 2020
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