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Join Mark Kilaghbian as he examines how groundbreaking and innovative technology can change industries, commerce and even governments as we know it. Listen in on the future of finance, tech, crypto as well as exploring other topics like philosophy and cosmology as Mark speaks with Crypto Executives, Influencers, Investors, Entrepreneurs, & Pundits. Honest, Ad-free, & Open minded conversations. Help us by subscribing & sharing! Check out Axia.Global
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A Brave New Browser w/ Luke Mulks


Decentralized Telecommunications w/ Nick Agar & Winter Liu
Mark Kilaghbian and AXIA founder Nick Agar chat with Winter Liu, an entrepreneur and AXIA Advisor with over 15 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, private equity, and business operations, who has aggregated deal volumes of over $2 billion. He has successfully invested in several industries, including aviation, technology, energy, agriculture, education, and hospitality businesses. Winter is currently heading up AXIA Tel, the telecommunication organization delivering a fully encrypted, privacy-focused smartphone and preferred data plans for participants of the AXIA Ecosystem - while leading the way on other initiatives as well. Learn more about AXIA Tel ( Follow AXIA on Twitter or Telegram
May 04, 2022
A True Crypto Ecosystem Part 2 w/ Nick Agar (Founder @ AXIA Coin)
In part 2 of this episode Mark continues his conversation with Nick Agar, the founder of AXIA—a new digital currency establishing a revolutionary economic paradigm that puts power and opportunity back in the hands of everyday people. Join the pair as they dive into the nuance of the unique hyper-deflationary tokenomics of AXIA and its community-based ecosystem consisting of a suite of apps, encrypted telecom project, as well as a vision for an economy that pays you to be a part of it. Follow along with the AXIA story through the project’s social channels, and join the AXIA movement at and AXIA Web AXIA Twitter AXIA Facebook AXIA Telegram AXIA Reddit AXIA Discord AXIA Medium
October 05, 2021
A True Crypto Ecosystem Part 1 w/ Nick Agar (Founder @ AXIA Coin)
In this episode Mark sits down with Nick Agar, the founder of AXIA—a new digital currency establishing a revolutionary economic paradigm that puts power and opportunity back in the hands of everyday people. Join the pair as they dive into the nuance of the unique hyper-deflationary tokenomics of AXIA and its community-based ecosystem consisting of a suite of apps, encrypted telecom project, as well as a vision for an economy that pays you to be a part of it. Follow along with the AXIA story through the project’s social channels, and join the AXIA movement at and AXIA Web AXIA Twitter AXIA Facebook AXIA Telegram AXIA Reddit AXIA Discord AXIA Medium
September 28, 2021
Imagining the Future of Crypto UBI w/ Ed Hickman (CEO @Anatha)
In this episode Mark sits down with Ed to discuss how crypto can be used to fuel a global, private, UBI market by using fractals of infrastructure to empower individuals with their data and the value they create. We discuss how various organizations can interoperate to achieve mutual goals, the role of governments and how they might use UBI for good/bad, and how UBI might re-orient human labor into more productive societal action.  Join Anatha's Telgram group: Learn more about them @ Follow Mark's trades on the web: or join anonymous communities in his app:
November 04, 2020
P2P Profiles, Messaging, and more w/ Danny Zuckerman & Michael Sena (Cofounders @ 3Box)
In today's episode Mark talks with the cofounders of 3Box, a company creating the shared backend for Web3 with P2P profiles, wallets, and storage.  Learn more about the types of companies already decentralizing their user's data with 3Box, how decentralized messaging gives power to the people, and why you should live in a world where your files go through 3Box instead of Dropbox. Visit their website Follow Danny  and Michael on Twitter 
March 09, 2020
Accounting for the IRS w/ Shehan Chandrasekera
Today, Mark has Forbes contributor Shehan back on the podcast to discuss how recent regulations may affect your tax return if you've invested in cryptocurrencies this year. Learn how to avoid a visit from the IRS, and the best tools to quickly calculate what you owe, and (if this year hasn't been so great for your portfolio) how to report or roll over losses. Don't check the crypto box on your tax return until you get this free tax advice! I apologize for the noise in the back, we did our best to minimize it!. Twitter: @shehan1212 Shehan's Linkedin CoinTracker Free Tier How The IRS Knows You Owe Crypto Taxes Cryptocurrency Question On IRS Schedule 1: Background (Part 1 Of 6) Cryptocurrency Question On IRS Schedule 1: “Receive” Category (Part 2 Of 6) Cryptocurrency Question On IRS Schedule 1: “Sell” Category (Part 3 of 6) Cryptocurrency Question On IRS Schedule 1 : “Send” Category (Part 4 Of 6) Cryptocurrency Question On Schedule 1: ‘Exchange’ Category (Part 5 of 6) Cryptocurrency Question On IRS Schedule 1: ‘Financial Interest’ Category (Part 6 of 6)
February 04, 2020
Securing Nebulous Networks w/ Ben Jorgensen & Benjamin Diggles (CEO & VP of BD @ Constellation Network)
Today, Mark sits down with two Cofounders of Constellation Network,  the world’s only Blockchain technology designed for Big Data, providing infrastructure for an open decentralized data marketplace and an enterprise grade software solution for data provenance and integrity. The trio discusses how their platform allowed them to secure one of the only blockchain contracts with the US Air-force, why the founders burned 288,000,000 of their own tokens, and how smaller startups in the space are banding together to challenge big data oligopolies.  Constellation Website Constellation Telegram Download UBDI
January 31, 2020
Unlocking AI & Big Data w/ Trent McConaghy (Founder @ Ocean Protocol)
In this episode, Mark sits down with Trent McConaghy to discuss how Ocean Protocol is building a foundation for data to drastically improve everything from AI & autonomous vehicles to cancer screenings and diagnosis. Learn more about how Ocean is utilizing their token to incentivize users to permission their data, while encouraging developers to unlock its potential in a way that still preserves privacy. Ocean Protocol Website @OceanProtocol Twitter   Download Mark's app UBDI or follow them on Twitter or Instagram
January 23, 2020
A Connected World w/ Frank Mong (COO @ Helium)
On today's episode, Mark talks to Frank Mong about creating a decentralized network for IoT devices with Helium, a company that promises to connect millions of devices with a single hardware hotspot. With less than 100 in a city, the team envisions a world where connecting to the internet is less reliant on a few gatekeepers. Buy a hotspot and start mining tokens while helping connect the world. Website @Helium Download Mark's app UBDI 
January 22, 2020
A Brave New Browser w/ Luke Mulks
On today's show, Mark sits down with Luke Mulks, the Director of Business Development at Brave Software. Led by the creator of Javascript and Mozilla, Brave has developed a privacy focused browser that blocks trackers, speeds up browsing, and pays you for every ad you see. With over 8 million monthly active users, Brave has fundamentally re-engineered how we interact with the internet, going so far as allowing users to donate their ad earnings (in BAT tokens) to content creators via channels like twitter, reddit, github, and embedded widgets for websites, allowing them to crowdsource their careers, without ever needing their fans to foot the bill. Start browsing privately with Brave, and donate BAT to Cryptoconomy, or keep them all for yourself. Twitter: @Brave @LukeMulks Mark's project UBDI is now live! Claim your member number and your data income today on Android and iOS! Use the custom tag BETALIST for a special study.
October 29, 2019
Blockchain-Enabled Giving w/ Pat Duffy (The Giving Block)
On today’s show, Mark sits down with Patrick Duffy, cofounder of “The Giving Block”, a platform that allows individuals to donate cryptocurrencies to non-profits. This DC company has found innovative ways to make inroads in a city often opposed to crypto, with their current portfolio of clients including the Human Rights Foundation, Brave Browser, the Dementia Society of America, and the Lupus Foundation of America. Learn how crypto contributions can help cure rare conditions, preserve the rainforest, and teach women in Afghanistan to code. What cause deserves your crypto? Learn more about the Giving Block Website:  Twitter:  Pat Twitter: @thisisPatDuffy  Telegram: @TheGivingBlock or  Facebook:  Medium:  Mark's project UBDI is now live! Claim your member number and your data income today!
October 15, 2019
Catching up with iTrust Capital w/ Morgan Steckler
Today Mark speaks with Morgan Steckler about integrating IRA’s with cryptocurrencies. Morgan is the CSO of iTrustCapital, a platform dedicated to allowing people to actively trade crypto and alternative assets like gold/real estate, using their existing IRA or 401k accounts. Mark and Morgan discuss the launch of his new platform, how it's built to remove to guesswork from cryptocurrency investing, and how you can get involved. The pair also talk about the future of alternative assets, and what the US government's recent Libra hearings mean for cryptocurrencies. Download Mark's project UBDI!
August 14, 2019
MORTY$ & Memecoins
Today Mark joins friend of the show Jared Moore to discuss memecoins, including MORTY$ a memecoin on EOS that's blowing up. Jared’s partners in crime, Bryan and Kurt, have collectively helped mine over 1% of all total BTC, while working on everything from decentralized email (dmail) to EOS games & apps. In this episode, we’ll discuss the MORTYS token, a currency developed to bribe, without ever necessarily being converted to fiat currency. Their project aims to celebrate their insane fandom of Rick and Morty and brashly piggy-back on the cryptocurrency shills, while create and curating a greasy decentralized community.  Look out for MORTY$ giveaways from the @Cryptoconomy_ twitter or join the @MortysToken telegram group to get bribed. Like the outro? Download the rick mix for 10,000 MORTY$! just kidding, only jerry's pay for music.  Twitter: @MortyTokens  Jared Twitter: @moorejared0 Download Mark's project UBDI!
July 09, 2019
Universal Basic Data Income w/ Dana Budzyn (CEO @ UBDI)
On today’s episode, Mark sits down with his cofounder Dana Budzyn, the CEO of UBDI (which stands for Universal Basic Data Income) to discuss personal data ownership, data privacy, and how they plan to monetize and securitize data. They’ll talk about surveillance capitalism, valuable data types, broker networks, international regulation and how you can reclaim the value of your “digital self.” Is data the new oil? Tune in to find out, or sign up and be a part of the revolution.  Download UBDI!
April 17, 2019
Retiring with Alternative Assets w/ Morgan Steckler (iTrustCapital)
 Today Mark speaks with Morgan Steckler about integrating IRA’s with cryptocurrencies. Morgan is the CEO of iTrustCapital, a platform dedicated to allowing people to actively trade crypto and alternative assets like gold/real estate, using their existing IRA or 401k accounts. Mark and Morgan discuss the role of alternative assets in volatile economies, existing retirement account options, and the how the biggest wealth transfer in history may affect cryptocurrency markets for years to come.  Sorry for the audio in the background, we tried!
March 07, 2019
Tokenized Real Estate w/ Matthew Sullivan (QuantmRE)
Can we treat our homes like equities? Today Mark talks with QuantmRE CEO Matthew Sullivan about his vision to add liquidity to property investments while reducing homeowner's reliance on other credit options like subprime mortgages. QuantmRE is building the world’s first membership-driven, vertically integrated real estate stockmarket that enables fractional interests in real estate investments to be bought and sold on the Blockchain. If you own a home, or you're looking to own a small piece of one, we'll talk through how blockchain can change the way you think about your home as a part of your portfolio. Want to see what Mark's been working on?
February 27, 2019
Crowdsourcing Information w/ Larry Sanger (Wikipedia & Everipedia)
Today, Mark sits down down Wikipedia cofounder and Everipedia CIO Larry Sanger, to discuss the evolution of Wikipedia, and the driving forces behind the blockchain-based Everipedia. We'll touch on Wikileaks, the Wikipedia nuclear option, censorship, and evolution of the way we share news, facts, and ideas on the internet. Get involved with our newest project by signing up for the Universal Basic Data Income waitlist and start earning coins for inviting friends and following our progress here (no cash necessary!): IG/Twitter: @UBDIncome @Everipedia
December 10, 2018
Decentralizing the Internet w/ Fran Villalba Segarra (Internxt)
Internxt plans to lay the foundation for a truly decentralized internet with their cloud storage network for files from videos to webpages. Internxt promises competitively priced crowdsourced storage with speeds to match of exceed centrally located hosting facilities. The cloud computing industry is estimated to be a $186.4 billion-dollar market in 2018 and is expected to reach $302.5 billion by 2021, Internxt wants to create a user-centered alternative to Dropbox, iCloud, Google Drive, Amazon Web Services and the other internet oligarchs.
November 20, 2018
Fiat-Backed Stable Coins w/ Kory Hoang (Stably)
Kory Hoang is the CEO of Stably (USDS), a regulated and transparent Stable coin hoping to take on the current market leader, Tether. Stably makes transacting in cryptocurrencies more palatable by eliminating their inherent volatility in respect to the dollar. By making StableUSD redeemable and pegged 1-to-1 with US dollars, Stably can virtually eliminate volatility while still retaining many useful characteristics of a cryptocurrency - including fast transaction speed, anonymity, and immutability. Can cryptos mimmic a central banking system? Will stable coins facilitate a new age of remittance on the blockchain? Can users keep cash reserves stable while they get exposure to crypto?
November 16, 2018
Crypto Invest Summit Speed Dating
Today we're sitting down with companies live at the LA Crypto Invest Summit. Some touting over 50 million users, 50 million in revenue, and 60 odd reasons why blockchain is poised to shine brighter in 2019. Hear from a decentralized messenger taking on whatsapp, CBD oil tokenizing cannabis, and crypto luminaries explaining words like Ikigai. *This recording sounds as hectic as it was, but we promise it's worth the listen! Featuring: Daniel Kiani (Crypto Dinner Club) Sarah Austin (Soma Open Network Cofounder and CMO ) Alexandra Karpova (Crypto PR Lab Founder & CEO) Paul Rogers (Prime My Body Founder & CEO) Timothy Lewis (Ikigai Cofounder) Justin Wu (Coinstate Founder)
October 24, 2018
Honest Advertising w/ Angelo Dodaro (Adbank)
Angelo Dodaro is the co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Adbank, a powerful ad platform built on Ethereum. Angelo has run several successful ad campaigns for clients at his agency, Multivitamin Media, and has worked with brands such as Tesla Motors, Cara Foods, TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) and Mud Hero. Angelo is also the Canadian representative and on the Board of Directors for the International Decentralized Association of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain (IDACB) and is an advisor and consultant for several blockchain startups including Celsius Network, WELL and HowDoo. His contributions have led to over $70 million in ICO funding for 2018 alone.
October 10, 2018
High Vibrational Commerce w/ David Nikzad
Today, Mark sits down with David Nikzad. He is an investor in Betterment, the $5B fund, an original investor in Y Combinator companies starting in 2009, and founder of Reinmkr Satsang. A rainmaker he is. With a keen eye for viability, profitability, and successful team building, he is known for recognizing companies that embody the bleeding-edge of success in time. You might say all of this entrepreneurship ultimately found its Nirvana in a sixth sense for venture capital. David serves his true calling brilliantly by connecting great ideas with the potential for even more greatness through venture funding.
October 08, 2018
Mining for VBucks w/ Zach Pelka (Mineful)
Today Mark sits down with Zach Pelka the CEO of Mineful, a payments framework that easily integrates into any desktop application, enabling users to pay you with their spare computing power. Mineful uses this to generate cryptocurrency and pay users in USD directly to their banks. The pair discuss ways mining can create value for users of platforms like Spotify and games like Fortnite from the comfort of their Macs, PCs, and IOTs. Is proof of work just getting started? @Mineful
October 05, 2018
NYCryptocurrency w/ Larry Sharpe (NY Governor Candidate)
Today Mark speaks with NY State Governor Libertarian candidate Larry Sharpe after his recent appearance on the Joe Rogan Experience. Larry Sharpe is a native New Yorker, Marine Corps veteran who started a trucking business and sold a successful distribution company. Larry spent time as a strategic consultant for thought leaders in government, finance, law, technology, media, and healthcare. He has taught as a guest instructor at universities such as Yale, Columbia, and John Jay College. Tune in for our discussion about NY BitLicenses, Cuomo and Corruption, Pot/Pharmaceutical Policy, Voter Engagement, and the future of the Libertarian movement. Be sure to donate your favorite crypto to his campaign! @LarrySharpe
September 10, 2018
Crypto Tax Law w/ Shehan Chandrasekera
Today, Mark talks with Shehan Chandrasekera, a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Texas and New Jersey about Cryptocurrencies and tax law as it relates to trading, fundraising, mining, investing and more! Shehan has a broad tax knowledge of various industries including Start-ups, Blockchain & Cryptocurrency, Real Estate, Construction, E-commerce, Healthcare, Cannabis and Manufacturing & Distribution. Shehan is also a published author and a frequent technical contributor to various social media platforms. His recent article on “Virtual Currency and Tax Ramifications” was featured in “The Tax Adviser” magazine sponsored by AICPA. He was one of the first CPAs to have a published academic article on Cryptocurrency taxation. Mobile | 713-346-9908 Telegram | @blockchaincpa Twitter | @shehan1212 Discord | shehan#2609 Skype | shehan63 Voxer | schand2345
August 31, 2018
DApps w/ IOSToken
Today we sit down with Kacper Zytkowicz to discuss IOSToken, a scalable, secure and decentralized blockchain App platform. Its high TPS, scalable and secure infrastructure hopes to provide infinite possibilities for developers to create, innovate and build their next big ideas. IOST is currently the 57th biggest coin with a market cap of over $200M USD. @IOSToken Atlas Digest App: Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_
August 11, 2018
Sports & Crypto w/ SportsCastr & FanChain
On today's podcast, Mark sits down with Nick Schupak from Sportcastr, a tokenized live-action streaming service that uses FANCHAIN to reward fans for sports consumption. In June 2018, SportsCastr announced FanChain: Its cryptocurrency and decentralized sports entertainment ecosystem developed to meet the unique needs of SportsCastr users and the global sports market. The FanChain token is ERC20-compliant while harnessing ERC-721-style characteristics. This innovation allows team-affinity to be embedded within individual tokens when used within the FanChain ecosystem, while maintaining its fungibility within the broader cryptocurrency landscape. SportsCastr is the first platform to support FanChain, but its decentralized architecture allows for third-parties (such as teams, leagues and sports-media) to join and grow the FanChain ecosystem. Check out our miners on Indiegogo!
August 09, 2018
AI & Cryptocurrencies w/ TokenAI
Today Mark sits down with Sam Czertok, the Head of Operations at TokenAI, an on-demand crypto market and portfolio analysis powered by AI. Sam is a Creator and Technologist with an MBA from Cornell University and over 20 years of experience in software development and management. The pair discuss how AI can make trading more accessible to amateur investors, and the metrics that make machine learning “smart.” Can the bots that automate our jobs also automate our finances? Can the consistency of an algorithm make financial professionals fear for their jobs? Check out our miners on Indiegogo!
August 09, 2018
Blockchain in Business w/ Victor Wong (CEO @ Sparklecoin)
In this episode, Mark sits down with Victor Wong, the CEO of Sparklecoin. Victor is an inventor, futurist, and entrepreneur responsible for numerous hardware and software companies. At Open Labs Mr. Wong headed the marketing department and personally dealt with artists including: Timbaland, Lil Jon, Polow Da Don, Teddy Riley, Maroon 5, Korn, Morris Hayes (PRINCE) and many others before using his technical background to create computer-hybrid musical instruments and touch screen interfaces for the military, museums, and universities with Music Computing. Alongside Sparklecoin and Music Computing, he also manages Wetwire Robotics, a hardware company focused on humanizing robots for work and play. @SparkleCoin Send SparkleCoin Stickers with our CryptoStickers iMessage App:
July 31, 2018
Asgardia: Creating a Cryptopia
In this episode Mark and Will explore the newly founded nation of Asgardia, an independent space-state that boasts a community of 200,000 global citizens. We’ll dig through their constitution and discuss governmental, sociological, and economic structures that we think could contribute to a true “Cryptopia”. Would a space nation need money? Is this a Russian money laundering front? Are new countries going the way of startups?
July 15, 2018
MarketScale: Bridging The Gap in Crypto w/ Mark Kilaghbian
In this bonus episode, Cryptoconomy Co-CEO Mark Kilaghbian, speaks with MarketScale about bridging the gap between crypto and consumers. The pair discuss the upcoming launch of 49ER Miners, Macroeconomic cryptocurrency theory, and disruptive opportunities in the space. Atlas Digest App: Atlas CryptoTracker: iMessage Stickers: Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_ Instagram: @Cryptoconomy_
June 28, 2018
Crypto as Collateral w/ Joseph Kelly (Unchained Capital)
On this podcast Mark sits down with Joseph Kelly, the CEO and Cofounder of Unchained Capital, a financial services company offering USD loans to individuals interested in using crypto as collateral. Joseph is a serial entrepreneur who previously served as the CEO of Infochimps, a big data company whose clients now include telecom giants like Cisco. The pair discuss the regulatory lending landscape, tax law, crypto-economics, and how increasing liquidity can fuel growth in the industry. @Unchainedcap Atlas Digest App: Atlas CryptoTracker: iMessage Stickers: Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_ Instagram: @Cryptoconomy_
June 27, 2018
MarketScale: Net Neutrality w/ Enrique Sotomayor
As people ponder the fate of the internet with or without net neutrality, cryptocurrencies remain uniquely positioned among the conversation. Today we chat with Enrique Sotomayor of Cryptoconomy, who explains the relationship between blockchain technology and ISPs, as well how businesses have adopted cryptocurrencies. Twitter – Facebook – LinkedIn –
June 19, 2018
The Quantum Resistant Ledger w/ Adam Koltun
In this episode, Enrique talks to Adam Koltun about Quantum computing and efficacy of creating cryptocurrencies that will be resistant to computers that bend the rules of reality. Adam Koltun is an Evangelist for the Quantum Resistant Ledger, a company dedicated to eliminating the threat of Quantum Supremacy to cryptocurrencies. What is Quantum computing? What risks does it pose to financial infrastructure? To Cybersecurity? How can we pre-emptively protect our assets? Tune in to find out! *We apologize for the audio lapse at 30 minutes, the connection failed so we had to improvise a bit! @QRLedger
June 13, 2018
Cybersecurity w/ Marshal Webb & E.J. Hilbert (Path Network)
In this episode, Mark sits down with Marshal Webb (CTO) and E.J. Hilbert (CEO) of Path Network, a cybersecurity firm utilizing blockchain networks to monitor online threats. Marshal Webb is an information security expert and three-time award winner of government sponsored bug bounties, Marshal has been featured on Reuters, VICE, Ars Technica, Politico, and CNBC. He was recently thanked by both Microsoft and Valve Software for uncovering critical vulnerabilities in their products. Eric Taylor has spent 25+ years in the security arena, serving as an FBI agent, and the head of security enforcement for MySpace. He led the investigations that caused the creation of PCI DSS and brought Treason charges against the American Al Qaeda and Adam Gadahn. @Pathtoken
June 06, 2018
Cryptocurrency & Political Philosophy w/ Mance Rayder
In this episode, Mark sits down with libertarian author Mance Rayder to discuss the philosophical foundations of cryptocurrencies, and the necessity of decentralizing government, education, and commerce. In November of 2017, Mance released his first book, “Freedom Through Memedom – The 31-day Guide to Waking Up to Liberty.” His new book, “The Kids are Not Alright – A Meme Inspired Primer on Encroaching Marxism in the West” was released in April 2018 and was the “#1 New Release” in 4 categories. Mance has appeared on several podcasts including The Tom Woods Show, Dave Smith’s Part of the Problem, The Vin Armani Show and Lions of Liberty with Marc Clair. Mance is also the host of the “Free Man Beyond the Wall Podcast: Twitter: @mnrothbard Atlas Digest App:
June 04, 2018
Ad Alternatives w/ Chris Garner (CMO @ Oyster Protocol)
On this episode, Mark and Will interview Chris Garner, the CMO of the Australia based Oyster Protocol. Chris has been recognized by Deloitte Tech Fast 50 for two years in a row and has more than 17 years of experience leading marketing, customer service and technical development teams for companies including Apple, Amazon and AliBaba before Chris joined Oyster Protocol’s mission to replace annoying ads Oyster Protocol is a website monetization and distributed storage solution built on the IOTA and Ethereum blockchains, that completed its Airdrop for its token (SHL) on April 13. We sit down to figure out if Oyster can help fix fake news and offer an alternative monetization strategy for online businesses across the world. Telegram: Website: Atlas Digest App: Know a great guest? Email!
May 30, 2018
Peterson, Postmodernism & a Plethora of Tangents
In this episode of Cryptoconomy, William & Enrique sit down to discuss current events, Enlightenment reasoning, modernism, postmodernism and Dr. Jordan B. Peterson, a celebrated University of Toronto professor, clinical psychologist and YouTube father-figure-turned-superstar. This episode is the third installment in an ongoing series about philosophy and sociopolitical ideologies. We suggest listening to them in the order they were published: 1. Philosophy in the Age of A.I. with special guest Justin Harvey 2. Memetics & Epigenetics 3. Peterson, Postmodernism & a Plethora of Tangents Dr. Jordan B. Peterson on YouTube: Zerobooks' criticism of Dr. Peterson on YouTube: Check out Cryptoconomy: The Atlas App, coming soon: Read our thoughts on the Atlas Digest: Check out 49er:
May 24, 2018
Traditional Asset Investing w/ John Koval
On this episode, Mark and John meet for their second podcast, to discuss how bond yields predict recessions, option trading, the effects of policy in markets, and the mistakes that led to financial crisis in 2001 and 2008. We apologize for the funky audio in a few parts, we're working on a fix! iMessage Stickers: Atlas Digest App: Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_me Instagram:
May 21, 2018
Forex, Fiat, and Finance w/ Isaac Martinez
On this episode, Mark sits down with Smart Trader CEO Isaac Martinez to explore the world of currency trading markets, financial charts, and the lessons Forex can teach us about cryptocurrencies. Isaac started his career in Forex in 1999, and has had several company acquired by bigger firms such as FXCM and Ava. He is also an active investor and trader of Stock, Forex, Commodities and Cryptos. Isaac now serves as the CEO of which is set to add instruments for cryptocurrency services like Coinbase to its library of over 120 financial instruments. Privately, Isaac has investments in various cryptocurrencies and owns 550 miners. Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_me Instagram:
May 13, 2018
Memetics & Epigenetics
In this episode, Enrique (co-CEO and UX Philosopher-King of Cryptoconomy) guides a deep dive into the infective nature of memes and discusses how ideas evolve outside the realm of our conscious control. He and William begin by providing context to current events, then shift into a discussion about archetypes before taking a step back to reconcile the memetic hypothesis with tenets of physics, politics and philosophy. This episode picks up where a prior left off. In that episode, "Philosophy in the Age of A.I.", guest Justin Harvey sat down with Enrique, Mark and William to lay out the structure of Eastern philosophy and convey an understanding of perspectives alternative to Western dualism. If you haven't heard "Philosophy in the Age of A.I.", we recommend you check it out before playing this episode. Altas: 49er: Atlas Digest: Cryptoconomy:
May 11, 2018
Internet 3.0, EOS & Everipedia w/ Mahbod Moghadam
In this episode, Mark and Will sit down with Everipedia cofounder Mahbod Moghadam. Everipedia was recently referenced in HBO’s Silicon Valley (Season 5 Episode 7) after raising $30M to build a wikipedia successor on the EOS platform. Mahbod Moghadam was recognized as a Fulbright scholar to France and graduated from Yale and Stanford Law School before starting a distinguished career as an Angel investor in Coinbase, and a Cofounder of Rap Genius. While he had planned on retiring after a traumatic brain surgery, Mahbod returned to work on his newest venture, Everipedia. Look out for their token airdrop to EOS holders in June! @mahbodmoghadam @Cryptoconomy_me
May 11, 2018
Philosophy in the Age of AI w/ Justin Harvey
In this all star episode, Mark, Will, and Enrique sit down with Justin Harvey to discuss the nature of consciousness (watch out Sam Harris!), Dualism, Collectivism, networked systems, eastern vs western philosophy, definitional intelligence, evolutionary psychology, ethics and morality in the 21st century. Justin Harvey is a serial AR/AI Entrepreneur who Spatial Cinematics after graduating from Dartmouth. In this episode you’ll learn about the largest living organism on the planet, after Justin pitches his next big idea. While you listen, be sure to download the Atlas Digest app on iOS! Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_me IG:
May 07, 2018
A Crash Course in Currency
In this episode, Mark and William explore the history of currency from 3,000 BC to the modern day, touching on economic systems, lending philosophies, and the fiscal policies that separated the Roman & British empires from the targets of their imperialism. How has our perception changed when it comes to stores of value? How have governments throughout history successfully facilitated commerce? Have we missed the insights transcribed by philosophers hundreds or even thousands of years ago? Tune in for lessons in history and economics as we analyze them through the lens of the cryptoconomy. Be sure to download the Atlas Digest app from the iOS App Store for more news, opinions, and insights! Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_me Instagram: Check out Atlas Digest on the App Store:
May 01, 2018
Cryptocurrency Mining w/ Arland Whitfield
On this episode, Mark returns with Frontier Mining CEO Arland Whitfield to discuss the types of mining, how it integrates with blockchain, getting started with mining, the business models being utilized, and the importance of introducing it to the consumer market . The two also touch on drones, environmental concerns, the best coins to mine, and more! Arland’s Links: Telegram - @arlandw See our miners @ Read on: Get on our beta list: Check out our Kickstarter Telegram: Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_Me Instagram:
April 19, 2018
Vocational Democratization & Cross-Border Business
In this episode, Mark introduces Cryptoconomy CMO Pablo Arias (@ChildishPablo). After skipping college to focus on sales and marketing, Pablo founded a social media marketing agency, and a recently launched clothing company with millions in revenue. He has executed work for clients like Tai Lopez, Diddy, and fashion nova. He continues to manage accounts with millions of followers, and has helped his clients grow revenues to over $50M. Read on: Get on our beta list: Telegram: Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_Me Instagram:
April 16, 2018
Social Media, Medicine, & Motivation w/ Tim Karsliyev
Mark sits down with Tim Karsliyev; Entrepreneur, Speaker and the Founder of Daily Dose. His Motivational Media company owns Instagram pages with over 2.5 Million followers including Billionaire Inc, Visualize Wealth, Gentleman’s Mafia, and Impact Billions. The duo discusses Proposed legislation and regulation of data, how social media stars are preparing, blockchain applications in the healthcare sector, and the evolution of motivation in an interconnected world. Follow Tim’s pages on Instagram: @DailyDose, @VisualizeWealth, @GentlemansMafia, @ImpactBillions, @BillionaireInc Read on: Get on our beta list: Telegram: Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_Me Instagram:
April 13, 2018
Disrupting the Financial Sector w/ John Koval
Mark sits down with former hedge fund CFO, and current Chief Compliance Officer John Koval to discuss how those in the financial sector view blockchain, and how it may disrupt securities settlements, retail investing, futures and more. Read on:
April 07, 2018
The War on Big Tech +++ (Q 1)
In the aftermath of the Youtube shooting, Mark and William take a closer look at the grievances many people (and the President), have raised about Google, Facebook, Twitter, Apple and Amazon. Did Facebook weaponize user data? Why doesn't Snowden use iPhones? Is Amazon exploiting taxpayers? Does Google really have a “Human Intelligence Division” that focuses on “Consensus Cracking?” We ask the tough questions, because Thomas Paine wouldn’t have conceded at the threat of demonetization. Read on: Get on our beta list: Telegram: Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_Me Instagram:
April 04, 2018
The Darknet
In this episode, Mark describes how the Darknet and Cryptocurrencies came to be inexorably linked. We'll explore the history of the marketplaces, the people that run them, the currencies they use, and how customers have avoided crackdowns.
April 01, 2018
Investing in Cryptocurrencies w/ Kayee Tong
Listen as Mark and Cryptoconomy CFO Kayee Tong discuss cryptocurrency trading strategies, the business models of exchanges, researching emerging coins, the crypto-consulting industry and more! Kayee cofounded with Cryptoconomy CTO Will Tran in 2014. After being shut down by the SEC, Kayee became a top contributor on Quora with his Cryptosignal blog, founded TongTech Consulting, and managed to grow his cryptocurrency portfolio at a rate of 336% for 5 straight years. Check out his blog here: Follow us! Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_Me IG: Cryptoconomy_News
March 26, 2018
Social Media Marketing w/ Jared Moore
On this episode of the Cryptoconomy Podcast, Mark sits down with Jared Moore, a social media mogul servicing high net worth individuals for social media marketing. The pair discuss the future of social media, cryptocurrency advertising, control of information (government vs big business), big data, the levers of power/influence, and macroeconomic trends to look out for in the coming years. Follow Jared on Instagram and Twitter @MooreJared0 Follow us @Cryptoconomy_Me Read on at
March 21, 2018
Live from SXSW!
Join Mark and Enrique as they share their opinions about the best companies to follow at SXSW, and how these technologies might manifest themselves around the world. Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_me Instagram:
March 13, 2018
Understanding the Bill of Rights Editor-in-Chief William Harrison elaborates on the meaning and significance of the first ten amendments. Twitter: @Cryptoconomy_me Instagram:
March 04, 2018
Reagan & 1984 w/ Peggy Grande
Mark sits down with Peggy Grande, who served as Ronald Reagan's Executive Assistant for over 10 years. The pair discuss her take on the role of the president, the pitfalls of Congress in the age of technology, how capitalist conservatives feel about big tech companies, blockchain in elections and more! Peggy has been featured as a contributor on dozens of media outlets including Fox News and recently authored; The President Will See You Now, detailing her experience working alongside President Reagan. For more interdisciplinary news and insights visit
March 03, 2018
Entering the Cryptoconomy Pt. 2
Cryptoconomy Co-CEO Mark Kilaghbian and William Harrison (Editor in Chief) discuss the decentralization of democracy, the future of economic philosophy, bit-based bureaucracy, and more! Read on at
February 27, 2018
Entering the Cryptoconomy
Join Cryptoconomy Co-CEO Mark Kilaghbian, and Editor in Chief William Harrison as they discuss facial ID voting, Russian technology policy, crowdfunding and debt (via the Petro), blockchain's effect on the global banking system and more!
February 27, 2018