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The CryptoManiacs Podcast

The CryptoManiacs Podcast

By Taskmaster4450 & Jon G. Olson
Join Taskmaster4450 and Jon G. Olson as they dive into the crazy world of cryptocurrency and everything blockchain related!

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The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 116 w/ ActiFit.io
All the rage right now in crypto is the 'Move To Earn' space... Today we welcomed the pioneer of this innovative movement - ActiFit.io to the podcast! ActiFit has been operating for almost 5 years now on multiple blockchains but of course, it's home base is on Hive! We had the lead developer and creator McFarhat stop by today and go over everything happening in the ActiFit community and the move to earn space!
01:13:14
May 17, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 115
This was a week that everyone in crypto would like to soon forget... But it happens! It's crypto after all and is still very much speculative. We tackle the 'Terra / Luna' drama and so much more as we dive into YOUR questions from the week that was in crypto!
01:08:23
May 13, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 114 w/ Elindos from Exode.io
Another return appearance from one of our new regulars on the podcast :) We welcomed back Elindos from the Exode.io space colonization game.  Another amazing project built on the Hive blockchain and Elindos shared with us his vision for the game, the road map and other insights into the blockchain gaming space. Hope you enjoy the show!
01:06:36
May 10, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 113
Friday! And that means your questions answered once again! Some fantastic ones came from the community this week as well... We dove into: - Play 2 Earn - Top 5 tokens - Defi - HBD's 20% APR And so much more! Hope you enjoy the show...
01:04:00
May 06, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 112 w/ TheyCallMeDan & Starkerz
Another epic podcast with a few of our favorite guys on the Hive blockchain! We were joined by TheyCallMeDan & Starkerz from the CTT podcast & SPK Network for a jam packed episode where we dove into: - Ragnarok launch - SPK Network news - Web3 - The amazing HBD token And so much more! Hope you guys enjoy the show!
02:00:25
May 04, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 111
What are the best strategies for accumulating Hive? How should we approach voting and curating other people's content? What are some of the Hive Engine tokens we are following the most? There were so many amazing questions on this week's Q&A episode of the show!  We can't thank you guys enough for the questions and we hope this was of value to you! Thanks for being a 'Maniac!!
59:29
April 29, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 110 w/ Deltron & Killerwot
The Hive experience is stuff of legend... And if this blockchain ever had a movie created about it.....Wait a minute! There are actually TWO movies being created right now about the Hive blockchain and in today's episode we spoke to Deltron & Killerwot from the 'Filmmaking 4 Hive' project! We spoke about their project, how film is finding a home on the blockchain and the future for film makers around the planet. Hope you enjoy the show!
01:02:07
April 26, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 109
We gave away a little bit of crypto today ;) Huge congrats to Jimmy Adames for winning the 50 Hive prize for picking up some RAVENCOIN over the past few weeks! We randomly picked his account live on the stream and then dove into everyone's awesome questions for the week. Hope you guys enjoy the show!
57:37
April 22, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 108 w/ Raymond from the BRO Fund
An absolute legend!! Today we were honored to have Raymond from the popular BRO Fund stop by and hang out with us. One of our good friends on Hive, he stopped by and shared with us all the development taking place within his community on BRO and the brand new CINE TV tribe as well. A fantastic show with plenty of laughs along the way!
01:22:31
April 20, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 107
You know what day of the week it is?? It's Friday! Which means your crypto and blockchain questions...Answered! Taskmaster went a little 'Shakespeare on us' this week but it was worth it lol Hope you guys enjoy the show and thanks so much for listening :)
01:03:35
April 15, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 106 w/ Raven
What's so unique about building on the blockchain are the different markets it can cater to... And one of those markets is...The music industry! Today we were joined by Raven, an artist who is building her brand, following and career....On the Hive blockchain! Hope you guys enjoy the show!
01:01:16
April 12, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 105
Friday! Another awesome show with your questions all about the crypto space! Of course, we focus on Hive because...Well, we're addicted :) Hope you guys enjoy the show and thanks so much for the amazing engagement!
01:01:27
April 08, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 104
This was an episode of....Joy and happiness :) We had a scheduled guest but there was a change of plan last minute, so you are left with Taskmaster4450 and yours truly for a fun filled hour of crypto news, gossip and scandal! Oh yeah, and a whole lot of Hive propaganda as well lol Hope you guys enjoy the show!
01:06:09
April 05, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 103
We're back with another session of your questions! Everything crypto related and more specifically - Hive based content ;) This was another great show with fantastic questions from the amazing 'Maniacs community! Hope you enjoy the show.
01:10:17
April 01, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 102 w/ Jimmy Adames
We call him.... The King of ListNerds In today's episode we got the chance to sit down with Jimmy Adames, one of the most passionate creators on the Hive blockchain!  He shared with us how he came to the chain and of course, his rise on the ListNerds platform. A fantastic talk with one of the best guys online.  Hope you enjoy the show!
01:11:08
March 29, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 101
Our second season begins now! And we're off and running with a jam packed episode featuring... Your questions!! It's Friday which means, your crypto and blockchain questions.....Answered!
01:07:47
March 25, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 100!
We dropped the '-ish', because we made it!!! Episode 100 of the 'Maniacs is here :) And in today's milestone episode, we went over the past 12 months on the Hive blockchain, what we are most excited about going forward and of course...The mazing guests we've had stop by! Oh yeah....We also sent 100 Hive tokens to 3 lucky listeners ;) Thank you SO MUCH for making the podcast, so much fun. We appreciate you!
01:03:43
March 22, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 99-ish The Making Of A Hive Film
In today's episode we were joined by The Deltron and he discussed his 'Hive film' project that is being proposed on the blockchain. A featured film about how Hive was born and thrived over the past 2 years and let's just say....That got our attention :) Hope you are as excited as we are about this project!
01:01:32
March 18, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 98-ish w/ Disregardfiat of Dlux.io
In this episode we welcomed back Disregardfiat of Dlux.io! We discussed the upcoming SPK network claim drop that is being handled by his new 'Honeycomb' project.  As well as the importance of decentralization and everything they have been building on Dlux! Hope you guys enjoy the show :)
01:37:27
March 15, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 97-ish
After a few weeks off....We're back with YOUR questions!! Some fantastic questions and comments from the community today and we dove into all of them :) Thanks so much for tuning in and we hope you enjoy the show!
01:05:11
March 11, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 96-ish w/ Belemo
This week we welcomed one of the OG's of the Hive blockchain to the show - Belemo! We discussed a wide range of topics, and it even got a little 'explicit' at the tail end of the show...But all in good fun! We have a riot discussing PolyCub, Splinterlands, Hive and the journeys we've all taken on the chain. Hope you enjoy the show!
01:30:20
March 08, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 95-ish w/ Khal of LeoFinance
What a show!! We're about 24 hours away from the air drop that's been talked about for months now on LeoFinance.io and today we welcomed Khal from Leo to sit down and talk to us about it all! So much going on in the LEO community, it was a blast to hear about all the developments including - PolyCub!! You don't want to miss this show!
01:48:54
March 04, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 94-ish w/ Ecoinstant
On today's episode we welcomed back Ecoinstant.... Live from the jungles of South America :) He discussed his brand new 'Ecobank' project which is going to merge crypto with an industry that desperately needs some revitalization! Tons of great discussions and we hope you enjoy the show!
01:50:33
March 01, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 93-ish
A little bit of crypto fun for your Friday afternoon :) We're back with another awesome Q&A session from the 'Maniacs community! Diving into your questions is one of the most rewarding aspects of this show and we are so grateful that you contribute each and every week. Hope you enjoy the podcast.
01:03:56
February 25, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 92-ish w/ Blocktrades
It's always awesome to welcome Blocktrades back to the podcast! This week he was going over the next hard fork on hive which is scheduled for mid-April (hopefully) as well as his work on some exciting new features for the blockchain! So much development happening, it's hard not to get excited about what's being built on Hive!
01:25:37
February 22, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 91-ish
Another fantastic turn out from the community in this week's Q&A show for the podcast! Lots of topics were addressed: - ListNerds - Splinterlands - Hive - Bitcoin Oh man, we covered a LOT! Thanks so much for checking out the show and for being a listener!
01:03:47
February 18, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 90-ish w/ Arcange
In this episode we welcomed back one of the top witnesses on the Hive blockchain - Arcange! He's been busy working on the Hive Authentication Service, now known as - HiveAuth.com And it's getting ready to be launched in a week from today!! We dive into that, account security, HiveBuzz and so much more in today's show.
01:08:40
February 15, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 89-ish
Happy FriYay!!! That's what one 'Maniac listener calls Friday and we're here for it :) Friday means...Your questions! Answered! And boy oh boy, did we have a LOT of them this week.  So awesome to see you guys step up and really contribute to the show.  We appreciate it very much!! Hope you enjoy the podcast!
01:10:06
February 11, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 88-ish
Watch out.... It was just Task and I on this episode! We dove into lots of ListNerds, Splinterlands and Hive related content....All without mentioning Ethereum until the last few seconds of the show! Impressive right? Thanks for tuning in and we hope you enjoy the show!
01:02:40
February 08, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 87-ish
Your questions! Answered!!! The 'Maniacs community showed up BIG once again this week and we dove into your questions.  Everything from Splinterlands to Bitcoin, Hive development to which layer 2 tokens have the biggest upside. We had a blast answering your questions and appreciate you guys taking the time to hang out! As you know, we're BIG FANS of the Hive blockchain and if you are looking to get involved or find out more about it, be sure to swing by Hive.io
58:52
February 04, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 86-ish w/ Neal McSpadden
In this week's episode we welcomed Neal McSpadden to the show! Neal is one of the original investors in Splinterlands and a community leader in LeoFinance. He shared with us his journey on the blockchain and how he 'whales' into projects! This was a fantastic talk and gave listeners insight into some of the most exciting projects in the blockchain space. Hope you enjoy the podcast!
01:10:05
February 01, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 85-ish
It's time for another Q&A session of the CryptoManiacs podcast! And you guys SHOWED UP this week...With a record number of questions that we ended up getting to each of them. We used ListNerds to ask for questions for the show and WOW, did that ever work... Thanks so much for being a listener and we hope you enjoy the podcast!
01:11:16
January 28, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 84-ish w/ The Logical Dude
He's back! And this time....He's got some big news when it comes to the blockchain and....The music industry! The Logical Dude popped back with the 'Maniacs this week for an in depth look at his new project - BlockTunes.net He hopes to change the music industry with a big focus on giving musical artists complete ownership of all their music and art! This was a great talk!!
01:15:12
January 25, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 83-ish
We FINALLY got to your questions from last week!! Apologies again for missing out on last Friday's episode, but we got to them today and of course... Spoke a little bit about ListNerds and email marketing on the blockchain! Hope you guys enjoy the show!
01:06:02
January 21, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 82-ish w/ Brian of London
We mentioned in today's episode, this guy should become an honorary member of the CryptoManiacs team!! Back for his 4th (or 5th) appearance on the podcast was the legendary - Brian of London! He's been busy developing 'PodPing' which will most certainly shake up the entire podcasting industry and he's building it on....Hive of course :) Plus he lets us know about his V4V app and all the work he's been doing with the Bitcoin Lightning network as well. Always a fun talk with Brian, hope you guys enjoy it!
01:19:17
January 18, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 81-ish
It's Friday!  So you are expecting a fun filled hour of Q&A right? Not this week..... We got a little side tracked and ended up spending the entire episode talking about the ListNerds.com launch and what it means for not only the entire Hive blockchain but also....Jon's big picture vision to bring affiliate marketing to Hive! Hope you enjoy the show! We'll answer everyone's questions next week :)
01:09:54
January 14, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 80 w/ BlockchainCards
Today's episode was a ton of fun! We were joined by Chris better known as Blockchain Cards to talk all about NFT's, the blockchain gaming space and of course a whole lot of Splinterlands! One of the pioneers in the NFT space, Chris shared his story and big vision for what is coming in the future for this space.  Hope you guys enjoy the show!
01:12:35
January 11, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 79-ish
The first Q&A show of 2022!!! And you guys SHOWED UP! We had a ton of great questions for this episode from the community and we tackled everything from how to approach building a business on Hive to the madness of the markets! ...And everything in between :) Hope you guys enjoy the show and thanks so much for tuning in!
01:03:31
January 07, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 78-ish
Welcome to 2022! And our first episode of the Maniacs' podcast. We've got some awesome things planned for the next 12 months specifically for the show, but right now, sit back and enjoy and hour of... Jon and Task raving about Hive :) This is our 'we love Hive in 2022' show and we hope you guys are as excited as we are for everything taking place on the blockchain.
01:03:25
January 04, 2022
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 77-ish
It's our final show of 2021!! And what a year it's been.... Special thanks to every single 'Maniac out there that has supported this show since it's beginnings in March of this year. Wow what a ride it's been so far :) Hope you guys have a fantastic new year and we'll see you in 2022!!!
01:00:44
December 31, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 76-ish w/ eddiespino
In our second last episode of 2021 we welcomed eddiespino to the show! Eddie is the creator of the Aliento curation project on Hive as well as a member of the 3speak.tv team! We spoke to Eddie about his involvement with the Spanish community on the blockchain and all the projects he's a part of while helping to promote the entire Hive ecosystem to the world. A fascinating talk that I'm sure you will enjoy :)
01:03:57
December 28, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 75-ish
It's the most wonderful time of the year! And what better way to celebrate the holidays than with Jongo and Task!!!! O.K., maybe not the BETTER way, but still an enjoyable 58 minutes nonetheless :) Hope you guys enjoy the show!
58:40
December 24, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 74-ish w/ Bulldog1250
Huge show today as we welcomed Bulldog1205 to the 'Maniacs! Bulldog has become the premier Splinterlands content creator online with thousands of subscribers to his YouTube channel over the past few months alone. He's been building a gaming brand that not only covers Splinterlands but all of the top blockchain based games online.  A jam packed show with plenty of insight into this exciting new gaming space with one of the top creators online! => Check out all his content here
01:02:22
December 21, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 73-ish
Our favorite day of the work week :) We get to sit back and dive into all your questions about the crazy world of crypto and more specifically - The HIVE Blockchain! Thanks for always giving us some great questions to work with and we really enjoy the time we get to spend answering them. Hope you guys enjoy the show!
57:57
December 17, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 72-ish w/ Vimm.tv
Today we were joined by ddrfr33k of Vimm.tv for an in depth look at live streaming on the Hive blockchain! We spoke about the power of live streaming, gaming on chain and where projects like Vimm fit into the future of web 3. A fantastic talk that we hope you really enjoy :)
01:14:07
December 14, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 71-ish
What a week on Hive! From Chaos Legion launching on Splinterlands, to the release of the Hive Folks NFT project....There was a lot to go over! Plus all your amazing questions over the past 7 days, we had a blast diving into all of them. Hope you guys enjoy the show!
01:11:53
December 10, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 70-ish w/ NFT Studios
What an awesome session this week! We had the guys from NFT Studios stop by to talk about NFTs, blockchain gaming and the crazy world of Play To Earn! Not only are these guys Hive legends, but they are developing their own project and game that hopes to be released in early to mid 2022 - ChiFi Bots! If this episode doesn't get you excited about the future of all this stuff, nothing will!!
01:29:21
December 07, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 69-ish
Crazy to think it's almost the end of 2021! And what a year it's been for the Maniacs.... Today we went through your amazing questions again and had a ton of fun in the process. Special thanks to all the 'Maniacs for their participation in making our Friday shows so much fun.
01:11:47
December 03, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 68-ish
As you guys may remember...We didn't get through all your questions last week! So today, we made sure we responded to everyone's questions and comments from last week and had a lot of fun in the process. Lots of Hive talk, development discussions and of course....We looked it the price of Hive! Hope you guys enjoy the show and thanks for tuning in!
01:01:09
November 30, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 67-ish
What a week for the Hive Blockchain! We hit an all time of high of $3.40 and while the rest of the crypto world was tumbling, Hive seemed to keep climbing. What does that say about Web 3? About Splinterlands? About everything being build on the chain? We dive into that and so much more in this Friday's episode!
01:07:50
November 26, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 66-ish w/ Marky Mark
Today we had the honor to have one of the OG's of the Hive Blockchain stop by for an epic talk! Marky Mark has been a top witness on Hive since day one and his recent release of both Ape Mining Club and Punks on Hive have been the talk of the blockchain. Hope you enjoy the talk, as we dove into those topics and so much more!
01:43:47
November 23, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 65-ish
The Friday show which means... Your questions! Answered! Always our favorite day of the work week and a chance we get to sit back and read your questions or concerns when it comes to the crypto space and more specifically the Hive blockchain! Thanks so much for tuning in and we can't thank you enough for all the questions each week!
01:04:35
November 19, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 64-ish w/ Exode.io
In this episode we welcomed back Elindos from Exode.io to get an update in the game! Away Team missions are here and there is quite a bit of excitement in the air for this space exploration game on the Hive blockchain. We dove into that and lots of other topics around the blockchain gaming and play 2 earn space. Hope you guys enjoy the show!
01:17:54
November 16, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 63-ish
It's Hive Fest weekend! So we decided to push our podcast up a day because we know where everyone's attention will be starting tomorrow ;) A great show though as we dove into your questions and concerns when it comes to the Hive blockchain and building with crypto! Thank you so much for taking part, as you guys make this show such an awesome experience for us each week. Hope you enjoy the show!
01:06:32
November 11, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 62-ish w/ Dlux.io
Do you even Metaverse bro??? Ahhh yes, the 'metaverse' is the topic of the day it seems and for this week's episode we were joined by a team of developers that are actually building....Their version of it on the Hive blockchain! Dlux.io is such an awesome project and we were joined by Steve and Mark today as we discussed the 'metaverse', VR development, NFTs and so much more! A jham packed episode and we hope you love it!
01:43:47
November 09, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 61-ish w/ Arcange
Might be going out on a limb but we think this is the application Hive has been waiting for!! Today we were joined by Arcange a top witness on the Hive blockchain and he dove into his brand new project - The Hive Authentication Service! And WOW!!! Our minds were blown. Even though this is an audio version of the podcast, it might do you a massive benefit to wait for the video version as well which will be uploaded in a few hours from now.  You can check it out by following @jongolson on Hive! This will BLOW your mind!!
01:10:12
November 05, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 60-ish
Oh man....I don't know if you guys will be able to handle this episode.... An hour of Task and Jongo talking about....Crypto! No guests. No agenda. Just ramblings, thougths and insane opinions about our favorite blockchain and how much Jongo loves Ethereum and PayPal! The best :)
01:07:27
November 02, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 59-ish
It's that time of the week again... Your questions. Answered! We had a great turn out this week and you guys showed up with some awesome ones ;) Thanks for hanging out, and talking about the Hive blockchain with us and all the amazing projects being built on it every single day!
01:01:40
October 29, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 58-ish w/ Ecoinstant
This. Show. Was. Awesome! This week we welcomed Ecoinstant from DreamR to not only dig into all the projects he's got going on but it was an epic trip down memory lane! Eco has been on the blockchain since Steem and shared a few memories on how far we have come as a community. We had a blast! And oh yeah...DreamR is going to be quite the project when it launches to help onboard even more people to Hive. Hope you guys enjoy the show as much as we did hosting it! Make sure you give him a follow on Hive - @ecoinstant
01:43:58
October 26, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 57-ish
Welcome to the ComedyManiacs Podcast???? You have to tune in to understand that reference ;) Awesome show today and we dove into all your questions and comments from the previous week and had a blast doing that! We're entering into the age of abundance and we're honored to have you along for the ride! 
01:05:45
October 22, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 56-ish w/ The Logical Dude!
Today's episode was a lot of fun! We welcomed The Logical Dude from HiveList.io to the show and dove into the entrepreneurial mindset like never before. The Dude went over all the projects he's got going on with Hive but also his journey from the corporate world, that brought him to the blockchain! A ton of fun, and he showed us what happens when entrepreneurs have the tools to build on Hive and the future we are all creating right now!
01:15:56
October 19, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 55-ish
We love these sessions :) Diving into your questions each and every week is most definitely the highlight for both of us. And we tackled a LOT of topics! From Splinterlands to funding your Uphold card. Renting NFTs to the power of the Hive blockchain. Everything and anything in between... We even got a little 'controversial' with a talk at the end about the downvotes on our blockchain. We hope you enjoy the show!!
01:04:02
October 15, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 54-ish - The SPK Network Returns!
Get ready for a MASSIVE show!!! Not only did we clock in at over 2 hours of informative discussion but the excitement is building for the launch of the SPK Network! And lasts week, they announced the date for the snap shot of the claim drop that's coming up shortly...So you won't want to miss on that! Such an exciting time for TRUE Web 3 technology and it's being built right here on Hive! Grab a cup of coffee, sit back and enjoy the talk :)
02:27:40
October 12, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 53-ish
Hive pump!!!! Oh wait....That didn't last! But those higher lows are looking great right now and things are VERY exciting on the blockchain. Today we talked about the crazy upcoming schedule for guests on the podcast as well as dove into your questions from the previous week. What a time to be involved in Hive and everything happening on this amazing blockchain!! Get active now at Hive.io!
01:01:37
October 08, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 52-ish w/ Raymond Speaks of BroFund
When the 3 of us get together....You are in for a treat :) This week we welcomed the bro of all bros Mr. Raymond Speaks to the show! Creator of the BroFund, BroFi and CineTv tribe on Hive, Raymond is one of the most influential members of the blockchain. He shared with us the history of BRO, his new tribe CineTV and upcoming DreamR project as well. A lot of fun on this show and we hope you guys enjoy it :)
01:09:31
October 05, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 51-ish
Streaming live is always an event... And this week was no different.  Yours truly (@jongolson) had his internet basically die in the middle of the stream but true to form, the legend that is @taskmaster4450 continued on without missing a beat! I did get back on the show and finished up with your questions of the week! Apologies for the crazy episode, but we hope you get a ton of value (and a few laughs) from it :)
01:00:58
October 01, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 50-ish w/ Elindos from Exode
Can you believe it? Episode 50!! And today we welcomed back Elindos from Exode.io - The space exploration game on the Hive blockchain! The site got a fresh coat of paint and Elindos goes over his vision and plans to bring Exode to the VERY hungry #Play2Earn market as well as blockchain gaming as a whole. Hope you guys enjoy the show!
01:05:17
September 28, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 49-ish
Today was the 'Hive News' show because my goodness... There is a lot going on with the blockchain this past week: - Hive / Telos joint venture of some sorts! - Splinterlands' Chaos Legion presale announced! - SPK Networks Roadmap released And so much more!  Hope you guys enjoy the show :)
57:18
September 24, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 48-ish w/ Mcfarhat of ActiFit
What happens when you help every day people not only learn about crypto by using it and in the process....Get healthy? => You get ActiFit! And today we were joined by the creator and developer of ActiFit, Mohammed Farhat or better know on the blockchain as Mcfarhat! If you have been around the Hive blockchain for any amount of time, you'll know all about this amazing health and fitness app! If not, get ready to know more...Because they are launching their own DeFi project on BSC as well! We talk about it all in today's episode!
01:03:58
September 21, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 47-ish
Friday! Your questions! And yes...A whole lot of Splinterlands questions we asked ;) But we also dove into: - Project Blank - Leo Finance's mobile app - The price of Hive and HBD And so much more! Thanks for tuning into the show :)
59:30
September 17, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 46-ish w/ Brian of London
He's back! And he's bringing the podcasting world with him! Brian of London joined us this week for another dive into the world of PodPing and of course, his Value 4 Value model that he's bringing to the Hive blockchain. This truly is podcasting 2.0 on a whole new level and we discuss what it means for creators as well as the podcasting industry as a whole. Hope you enjoy the show!
01:40:60
September 14, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 45-ish
Your questions! Your concerns! Your podcast! We dove into some HEAVY Splinterlands questions this week, which Jon is always excited for and then even got to talk about SPORTS near the end of the show... Most definitely not your average CryptoManiacs show today!! Hope you guys enjoy it!
01:08:42
September 10, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 44-ish w/ Khal from LeoFinance.io
One of the first people we wanted to interview when we started this podcast was Khaleel Kazi from LeoFinance.io Haven't heard of Leo? It's the premier investing and crypto content community on the blockchain which is home to some remarkable projects.  In today's episode we ask Khal about his 12 month vision and game plan for Leo and of course, tackle the mysterious yet GAME CHANGING application that he is developing ....Lovingly titled 'Project Blank' So much to unpack in this episode and we hope you really enjoy it :)
01:09:33
September 07, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 43-ish It's Q&A Time!
Friday! Time to dig into your questions and talk to the community about...The weather!!! Nope, it's all CRYPTO...ALL the time :) Thanks so much for hanging out and making our Friday sessions so much fun.  We appreciate you guys coming by and supporting the show every single week!
56:19
September 03, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 42-ish w/ Elindos from Exode
Blockchain gaming is all the rage! And while a lot of attention has ben focused on Axie Infinity and even Hive's own Splinterlands...There is so much more coming through the pipelines! In today's episode we touch base with Elindos the developer of Exode - A space exploration game on the blockchain. He talked about the development of the game, basing it on a strong story and bringing offchain gamers...To our side of the world! Hope you guys enjoy the show, and be sure to check out Exode at: ExodeGame.com
01:16:14
August 31, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 41
Another Friday which means.... Yours questions! Answered! And this show was a blast...Especially when you got Jon ranting about Ethereum and the music industry... Wait..What? You'll have to tune in to hear this for yourself ;)
59:11
August 27, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 40-ish
40 episodes deep! What a journey it's been so far and thank you for coming along on the ride with us. Today we discussed: - Price swings in crypto - The Splinterlands Potion Drama - The Hive Marketing Video And so much more! Hope you all enjoy the show and thanks so much for subscribing!
01:10:50
August 24, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 39-ish
Friday! And one of the most epic Q&A's we've ever had on the Maniacs'! Thank you guys so much for hanging out and asking all these amazing questions each and every week...This week truly was a special session :) Hope you all enjoy the recording as well, lots of nuggets :)
01:08:29
August 20, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Back w/ Blocktrades! Episode 38-ish
He's back! We're honored to once again have Blocktrades stop by the podcast and give his updates on the following Hive based projects: - The HAF (Hive Application Framework) which is designed to as Blocktrades out it...Let Hive go to the developers and speak in their language instead of having them come to the blockchain and try to learn ours! - The Smart Contracts vs. SMT situation and why Hive is primed to become a haven for layer 2 solutions. - A new airdrop....??? Whoa!!! Hope you guys enjoy the show!
01:02:33
August 17, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 37-ish The Q&A Session
You guys showed up again this week with some AMAZING questions that we really enjoyed diving into. Lots of infrastructure talk, Splinterlands, Hive news and of course....We even had a Bitcoin / Ethereum rant to end the show. Hope you guys enjoy the show :)
01:04:01
August 13, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 36-ish w/ Brian Of London!
The future of podcasting....Is on the blockchain! Special guest Brian of London joined us this week as he dove into the value for value protocol when it comes to delivering and consuming content on a podcasting platform. This is very exciting stuff in the space and even more so because of all the Hive integration he plans on using! A must listen to episode :)
01:27:13
August 10, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 35-ish
Another awesome Q&A session with the most epic audience and community on any podcast ;) Yeah we're biased but you guys came OUT this week in full force! Loved the questions and we hope we got them all answered for you.  Stay tuned next week as we've got another Q&A session loaded up and a special guest interview with Brian of London on Tuesday!
01:01:16
August 06, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 34-ish w/ Blocktrades
Today was an awesome show :) We were joined by blockchain developer and legend of Hive - Blocktrades! We went over the past successful hardfork,  scalability of Hive and tackled the HBD peg... So much to go over that we'll be bringing him back on August 17th as well for part 2 of the show! Hope you guys enjoy the talk, there was a ton of juicy content in it!
59:24
August 03, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 33-ish
Today's show should have been another Q&A session.... But alas, Jongo was on the road and never got the post up to get your questions. So we ended up talking... - Splinterlands - Of course!!! - Hive's HBD - The Hive ecosystem and growth And so much more! Thanks for tuning in and hope you enjoy the show!
55:31
July 30, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 32-ish
We'll just call this...The Splinterlands show! As you will see, we're both very excited about the launch of SPS today in the Splinterlands game. And we dive into it in big detail :) This marks quite a day for the Hive blockchain and all the amazing communities inside of it....Especially the game that's leading the way - Splinterlands! Hope you enjoy the show!
58:54
July 27, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 31-ish
It's another Q&A session with the amazing 'Maniacs community!! Some fantastic questions this week, not only about crypto but how to build online businesses using crypto and blockchain technology. Plus we give some tough love advice when it comes to 'showing up' and putting in the work! We hope you guys enjoy the show and thanks so much for listening :)
59:23
July 23, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 30-ish
The end is here! Red days! Sell sell! Or.....Accumulate more! In today's episode we dive into the reasons why you need to ignore the FUD and keep stacking your bags when it comes to crypto...Especially when everyone else is selling :) Now is the time to accumulate more! 
01:05:11
July 20, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 29-ish
The Q&A sessions!!! Our favorite time of the week, is when we get to dive into your questions and attack them head on :) We had a great session today with plenty of awesome questions from the Maniacs! Thank you so much for making this podcast such a joy to create, and we look forward to answering more questions next week.
49:04
July 16, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 28-ish
We're taking the show on the road! Well, at least Jon is on the road....And this week we had a lot to discuss. From the 'big picture' of crypto to what caught out attention from last week's talk with the SPK network. Of course, there's plenty of Hive love, as always :) It wouldn't be a 'Maniacs show with that!!
53:53
July 14, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 27-ish
It's our weekly Q&A session! And we had some great questions from the community....Talking about everything in between meme coins to the Hive hardfork! We appreciate you guys taking part in our podcast and if you have any questions for next week's show, please let us know! https://www.peakd.com/@jongolson https://www.peakd.com/@taskmaster4450
57:10
July 09, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 26-ish - The SPK Sessions Part 2!
And here's the second part of our epic chat with the guys from the SPK Network! We continue the discussion about decentralized social media and dive into some good ol' fashioned memories of the Steem / Hive fork. A fun talk that we really hope you guys enjoy :)
01:31:15
July 08, 2021
The Crypto ManiacsPodcast - Episode 25-ish - The SPK Sessions!
It's our 25th episode already...WOW!  Time sure does fly when you are having fun... And to celebrate we had an epic session with the co-creators of the SPK network (Home of 3speak.tv) - Dan Hensley and Matt Starkerz This episode was filled with all the amazing plans these guys have in store for the SPK Network and 3speak in the coming months...Plus how important it will play in not only decentralization of all media, but our beloved Hive blockchain as well. This is not to be missed... And we spoke for hours so we've broken this session into 2 parts. This is part 1 and the second part will be published later this week. Hope you enjoy the show :)
01:30:13
July 07, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 24-ish
We're back! After a week off (A.K.A. Jon moving his family across the continent) we jumped back on the podcast to go over the big news from the Hive blockchain! Hardfork 25 came and went...And it was pretty smooth! We discuss the new features of the blockchain, the hiccups and the HUGE wins going forward. And oh yeah, get ready for Tuesday's episode...We've got some VERY special guests stopping by :)
54:31
July 02, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 23-ish, The Q&A Session!
We're back! For another awesome question and answer session from the most engaging audience on any podcast :) You guys are awesome and we can't thank you enough for your questions each and every week! Hope you all enjoy the show and thanks so much for being a listener!
57:09
June 24, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 22-ish
The Hardfork is coming! The Hardfork is coming! Hive is preparing for it's 25th hardfork on June 30th and we dive into some of the exciting new features that will be going live next week! And yeah...We even touched on the markets and the massive drop in crypto prices.  But that is never the focus for us, we want to see a passionate community and plenty of development.  Hive has both and then some :) Thanks for tuning into the Maniacs show and we hope you enjoy it!!
58:37
June 22, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Q&A Podcast - Episode 21-ish
Another week, another Q&A session! It was a jam packed week of questions again from the Maniacs community and we appreciated diving into everyone's topics. From Splinterlands to Hive Loans and everything in between, we covered it all today :) Thanks for listening and making this podcast so much fun to host!
01:04:45
June 18, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 20-ish
Another great episode of the Maniacs! We discussed: - The Marketing of the HIVE Blockchain - Splinterlands SELLING out of Untamed packs and Land! - CubFinance Kingdoms! And so much more. Thanks for listening to the show and we hope you enjoy it! Pop by CTP Chat to add your questions for Friday's show: => https://peakd.com/@ctpchat
01:01:57
June 15, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 19-ish
It's another Q&A session on CryptoManiacs! You guys showed up BIG this week and had a ton of great questions for the show. Thank you for making this such an enjoyable and engaging experience for us. Hope you enjoyed the answers and it was useful for you :)
01:08:43
June 10, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 18-ish w/ Brian Of London
What an AWESOME show today! We were joined by Brian Bishko better known on the Hive blockchain as Brian Of London for an intriguing look into his new project: Pod Ping His aim for this project is to decentralize podcasting like never before and he's got the right ideas to make it happen. What an exciting bit of news and we hope you guys are as pumped up for this latest Hive blockchain development as we are!
01:48:44
June 08, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 17-ish
We're back for another Q & A session of the podcast! You guys crushed it with your questions this week, and we had a blast going through them all. Thank you for making this podcast so interactive and so much fun!
01:00:26
June 04, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 16-ish
Another day in crypto land and another episode of the 'Maniacs! Today we dive into: - The SPK network and their desktop app - SoMee coming to HIVE? - Hive voting strategies - Bitcoin Conference in Miami And a lot more :) Hope you enjoy the show!
01:02:42
June 01, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 15-ish
This is part 2 of our show that we did last week... And it's all about Splinterlands :) If you are into blockchain gaming or the NFT's in crypto...This is an episode you won't want to miss! Hope you enjoy it!
39:44
May 30, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 14-ish (The Question & Answer Episode!)
This was our first Q&A from the Maniacs community and what an awesome turn out it was! We'll more than likely do this and integrate it into a weekly show, and get all your questions answered that you come up. After the questions, we dove into an AMAZING talk about the big news from Splinterlands, but thought it deserved it's own episode so we'll upload that in a day or so for you guys to check out... What an awesome day on the podcast, hope you guys enjoy it!
48:44
May 28, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 13-ish
Did you buy the dip? This week we were fired up, especially over the past few days of doom and gloom... We discussed: - Spend the time in Metamask, not Netflix - DeFi and it's big future - Warren Buffet & Crypto And so much more, hope you enjoy the show!
01:03:42
May 25, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 12-ish
Ending the work week with a bang! In today's episode we cover: - The cRaSh!!! - True token distribution and decentralization - If you were just starting on HIVE, where would you focus your earnings And so much more! Hope you enjoy the show :)
59:34
May 21, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 11-ish
We're going to change things up and do multiple shows a week now :) Figured instead of you guys falling asleep listening to us for hours on end, we'll do more shows but keep them shorter! In this episode we discuss: - The SPK Network & It's AMA this past Monday - Safemoon & Cub Finance's learning curve - Doing your homework in crypto! - How technology will change...Everything! (And why you need to pay attention!) Hope you guys enjoy the show :)
01:06:35
May 18, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 10-ish (BONUS!)
2 episodes in 1 week!!!! We had to follow up Tuesday's session with a late week episode! We discuss: - LEO Finance and it's future - Staying the course on Hive - Awful marketing mistakes for the blockchain - Splinterlands And so much more... Hope you enjoy the show!
01:21:35
May 14, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 9-ish
In this week's episode we discuss; - CUB Life launch - CUBdefi.com - The tribes of Hive And so much more! Hope you guys enjoy the shorter version of Crypto Maniacs this week ;)
01:06:37
May 11, 2021
The Crypto ManiacsPodcast - Episode 8-ish (The NSFW Show?)
Welp....If you wanna laugh at our expense and even learn a few things that happened in crypto...This is the episode. We'll call it...The NSFW episode LOL It wasn't that bad but still.... Task and Jongo discussed a lot...You'll have to listen to understand LOL
01:55:24
May 04, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 7-ish w/ DisregardFiat of Dlux.io
Awesome show today even with a few wi fi issues in the beginning ;) We were joined by DisregardFiat from Dlux.io as a special guest to go over everything him and his team has been working on when it comes to VR in the crypto space, smart contracts and so much more! Hope you enjoy the show and thanks for listening in :)
01:57:06
April 27, 2021
The Bonus Episode
BONUS!!!! So while it technically IS a new podcast episode...We are considering it a bonus one at that :) In it we discuss; - The importance of daily engagement on the different tribes on Hive - The big picture and use case when it comes to the Hive blockchain Hope you enjoy the bonus episode ;)
02:15:00
April 23, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 6-ish
And we're back.....For another jam packed episode of the Crypto Maniacs podcast! This week we dive into; - The 2 techniques you need for long term growth in crypto - The 'dip' and what it means for crypto investors - The most promising tribe on Hive-Engine (according to Task!!!) And so much more.... Hope you enjoy the show :)
01:57:50
April 20, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 5-ish
The crypto space keeps on growing! Can you imagine where we will be in a few years from now....? We discuss that and so much more in this week's episode. - The age of abundance in crypto - NFT hype - The Coinbase IPO - CUB Finance - Project Blank developments - And so much more!
01:56:48
April 13, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 4-ish
The Controversy Episode!! We get into some of the centralized social media concerns, the downvoting on Hive and other hot topics...But at the end, Taskmaster shared 3 strategies to get you set up for the explosion that is about to happen in the crypto space. 2 trillion dollar market cap in 2021...What happens when we hit 20 trillion? We think you will get a lot from this week's episode and we hope you enjoy it!
01:52:36
April 06, 2021
The CryptoManiacs Podcast - Episode 3-ish
Another awesome episode of the show :) We discussed: - The future of crypto (for those still sitting on the fence) - How crypto will effect online entrepreneurship - The HIVE pump over the weekend - CUB Finance And so much more! Lots of great comments from the live audience as well, hope you guys enjoy the show!! Make sure to give us a follow on Hive: https://www.peakd.com/@taskmaster4450 http://www.peakd.com/@jongolson
01:57:37
March 30, 2021
The Crypto Maniacs Podcast - Episode 2-ish w/ Special Guest KLYE
This week we're back with our first featured guest :) KLYE is a developer on the Hive blockchain whose recent proposal got funded from the HIVE DAO - Hive Loans More details - https://peakd.com/hive-dev/@klye/hive-loans-60-day-rapid-development-funding-proposal-a-complete-operational-overview-of-the-innovative-account-as-collateral In a nutshell, he's trying to being DeFi and so much more to the Hive blockchain like never before seen! And that's just the first thing that's up his sleeve..... Tune is and find out about what he's building and so much more on today's episode!
02:14:14
March 24, 2021
The Crypto ManiacsPodcast - Episode 1-ish
This is kinda sorta...Episode 1 of the CryptoManiacs podcast... Or maybe a pre-episode 1....
01:53:02
March 19, 2021