Membran Labs is a music and tech research lab building blockchain and distributed ledger solutions that serve the music industry. This podcast is a discussion between our our developers and others from the tech, crypto, and music industries about what's on their minds lately.
In this episode I talk with Eric Showers about Ethereum 2.0.
July 02, 2019
Blockchain & the Music Industry w/Wolfgang Senges
In this episode I talk with Wolfgang Senges about how blockchain tech might be used to solve some of the problems facing the music industry. More information about Wolfgang can be found here. Information about the Blockathon event can be found here and here (Facebook page).
April 24, 2019
Technical Analysis & Market Conditions
Arthur Buczynski and I talk technical analysis and current market conditions. Art explains how some TA indicators are pointing to an end of the bear market. I give the skeptic's perspective on the efficacy of TA, and give my opinion on some fundamentals that on the part of Ethereum and DeFi that might help end the bear market. Medium post with all referenced charts here.
March 25, 2019
Crypto 101: Money
In this solo episode I talked about the properties of money and what sets cryptocurrencies apart from other money systems. If you're in Victoria we're hosting a blockchain 101 meetup. Check it out here.
March 07, 2019
The Block & DeFi with Matteo Leibowitz
In this episode Matteo Leibowitz and I talk about The Block (theblockcrypto.com) and several projects in the Decentralized Finance space including Uniswap, Dai, dYdX, Set Protocol and others. Show notes here. Leave us a review on iTunes. The Block. Twitter: Matteo, The Block, Jordan If you have suggestions for show ideas or would like to be a guest email us. Follow us on Instagram @membranlabs. If you are interested in recording your own podcast, checkout our site.
February 21, 2019
MolochDAO and Ethereum Clients
In this episode Eric Showers and I talk about MolochDAO -- the grant giving DAO being developed by Ameen Soleimani. We also touch on DAICOs and the possibility of merging the two into a MolochDAICO. We then go over Ethereum clients, including the differences between full nodes, archive nodes, and light clients.
February 04, 2019
Constantinople and Grin
Eric Showers and I talk about the Constantinople hard fork and Grin. We go over all the EIPs included in Constantinople, as well as the re-entrancy bug and the subsequent delay of the hard fork. We also do an overview of Grin and Mimblewimble where we talk about the basic specs of the network as well as the privacy aspects of the Grin currency.
January 21, 2019
Interview with Eric Showers on Ethereum
On this special episode, we're honoured to have a special guest in the studio - Eric Showers. We talk a little bit about how Eric's Crypto experience has been so far, dive a little bit deeper into Ethereum, and as always, some trade talk.
November 20, 2018
Trade Talk w/ Art & Zach: alt coin activity, bitcoin stability, Stellar.
Watch this podcast on Youtube: https://youtu.be/xhMokaBQsoY On this episode, Art & Zach discuss the recent price action many alt coins have been experiencing while Bitcoin remains relatively stable. Also, an exciting airdrop that can earn you a couple of extra bucks as well as a plausible identity for Satoshi Nakomoto! Stellar Airdrop: https://airdrops.io/stellar/ Possible Identity of Satoshi Nakomoto: https://www.globalcryptopress.com/2018/11/the-man-who-gave-away-15678-bitcoin.html?fbclid=IwAR3ove89j4iPpSUTiNVcAf6IChlBVA1C_3D5UmntPMU_IwXEO6ACythoARM&m=1
November 11, 2018
Trade Talk w/ Art & Zach on Ichimoku Cloud, Fibonacci, and Ripple
So, we've decided to start a dedicated segment for chatting about market conditions and trading. Today, we talk about the recent bullish move of Bitcoin, a new indicator that can give you a better idea of when to enter a trade (long or short), and the crazy moves Ripple has been making ! Ichimoku Cloud & Fibonacci Level https://www.tradingview.com/x/IBUQWqd5/ Ethereum Showing Possible Bullish-ness https://www.tradingview.com/x/8Rry01p8/ Ripple Deciding Which Way To Go https://www.tradingview.com/x/yUr3DvPw/ Giant Bitcoin Wedge ... Break-up or Break-down ? https://www.tradingview.com/x/f1FdMOPA/
September 23, 2018
Trade Talk w/ Art & Zach on Dogecoin, BTC Chart Patterns
We brought Zachary Trinetti back on to discuss about the crypto market some more ! We discuss the random Dogecoin pump, another charting pattern to look for that is prominent with BTC, some more crypto-adjusted indicators and the positive outlook on the crypto market. Zach's Dogecoin Chart: https://www.tradingview.com/x/MWdJoMMl/ Zach's BTC Trading Call: https://www.tradingview.com/x/vVcSkfd7/ Art's BTC Trading Call Before: https://www.tradingview.com/x/xUL4Co3j/ Result of Art's Trading Call: https://www.tradingview.com/x/EkFZKXdq/ Man Loses Savings to Crypto: https://money.cnn.com/2018/09/11/investing/bitcoin-crash-victim/index.html Josh Olszewicz Twitter: https://twitter.com/carpenoctom?lang=en Crypto Bull vs. Bear: https://youtu.be/HFs6SVr2A18
September 15, 2018
Jordan McKinney on Bitcoin Security
This is a special midweek episode of the Membran Labs podcast. I step in for Art to speak with Jordan McKinney about his recent medium post titled “Bitcoin Security, a negative exponential” and we delve into his skepticism about the long term viability of bitcoin's network security. More about Membran & Music: Membran.net More about Membran Labs: MembranLabs.com Show links: Slack: https://vicblockchain.now.sh Meetups: https://www.meetup.com/Integrating-Blockchain-with-Music/ Dino's Twitter: https://twitter.com/@dinocelotti Jordan's website: http://jordanmmck.com Jordan's Twitter: https://twitter.com/@jordanmmck Jordan's Article: “Bitcoin Security: a Negative Exponential” - Jordan McKinney https://medium.com/coinmonks/bitcoin-security-a-negative-exponential-95e78b6b575 Matteo Leibowitz Twitter: https://twitter.com/_cryptochat_ Matteo's Article: https://medium.com/@matteoleibowitz/bitcoin-disinflating-to-death-b4ba7b691969
September 11, 2018
w/ Zachary Trinetti on Margin Trading and other strategies
We brought in guest Zachary Trinetti to discuss his take on the current state of the crypto market, different trading strategies including margin trading, and some coins to be looking at ! BTC Trading Call: https://www.tradingview.com/x/BloNSwiu/ What happened to BTC on Sept 5? https://zycrypto.com/inside-job-what-exactly-happened-to-bitcoin-price-on-september-5th/ Bitmex Margin Trading www.bitmex.com Mandala Exchange https://mandalaex.com/ Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Tech FB Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/139676120004208/?fb_dtsg_ag=Adw4Vbl_jyJpdjVoFLor-PwH-E91dEy02-vQjN5LofXgSw%3AAdwu2eSyLsXfBeiHsLG235BOXFlu15vXNtezcLLU9PRQ0A
September 08, 2018
Arthur Buczynski on Raven Coin and the State of Markets
Just on my own today ! I had a guest lined up but we had some technical difficulties on his end so I had to take a stab at it solo. As always, discussed the current state of Bitcoin as well as ETH and ETC, talked about a new cryptocurrency that everybody is "Raven" about, and why Bitcoin's security is at jeopardy in the near future. https://ravencoin.org/ https://medium.com/coinmonks/bitcoin-security-a-negative-exponential-95e78b6b575
August 31, 2018
w/ Eric Showers on Blockchain Gaming, Loom, and Crypto Scams
We examine our drawn chart pattern to see whether or not it was accurate, discover a new "trading strategy", discuss how Loom has done the impossible when it comes to Blockchain Gaming, talk about crypto scams and random banter about the weekend ! Chart Pattern: https://www.tradingview.com/x/GH4Juwp7/ New "Trading Strategy": https://www.tradingview.com/chart/BTCUSD/bwSjuQIC-CNBC-Bitcoin-Indicator-Gives-An-Insane-95-Accuracy-For-Bitcoin/ No Working Crypto Product: https://news.bitcoin.com/over-60-of-top-100-cryptocurrencies-have-no-working-product-study-claims/ Loom Gaming: https://medium.com/loom-network/plasmachain-gamechain-socialchain-the-loom-network-universe-expounded-5c672617a333 Bitconnect Arrest: https://www.cryptocurrencyguide.org/head-of-ponzi-scheme-bitconnect-in-asia-arrested-at-delhi-airport/?utm_source=SocialAutoPoster&utm_medium=Social&utm_campaign=Facebook Original Bitconnect Video: https://youtu.be/lCcwn6bGUtU
August 24, 2018
Dino Celotti: MembranLabs, Blockchain & the Music Business.
Art's out of town this week, so we have Dino Celotti as a guest! Dino is the founder of MembranLabs and joins us to chat about his motivations behind MembranLabs and TrebleKey, our concert ticket management system built on Ethereum. We also chat securing your crypto, and a few recent headlines in from cyrptosphere, including Coinbase rebranding Toshi Wallet. Learn more about us here: http://membranlabs.com/ Chat with us on Slack! https://vicblockchain.now.sh/ Join our Meetups: http://meetu.ps/c/3W6NT/G06cB/f Coinbase Wallet: https://blog.coinbase.com/goodbye-toshi-hello-coinbase-wallet-the-easiest-and-most-secure-crypto-wallet-and-browser-4ba6e52e4913
August 17, 2018
Eric Showers on MetaMask changes, Bitmain IPO
This Friday, we address the bear market, the Bitmain IPO, upcoming changes to MetaMask, chat about cars, and Eric's work in local meetups. Chat with us on slack: https://vicblockchain.now.sh/ Stockcharts info: https://stockcharts.com/school/doku.php?id=chart_school:chart_analysis:chart_patterns Bitmain IPO: https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-unicorn-bitmain-weighs-18-billion-ipo-one-of-worlds-largest/ MetaMask breaking changes: https://medium.com/metamask/https-medium-com-metamask-breaking-change-injecting-web3-7722797916a8 Tesla going private: https://www.tesla.com/blog/taking-tesla-private?redirect=no Have a great weekend!
August 11, 2018
July 27, 2018: Tyler & Art
Tyler and Art ramble about the crypto markets, keeping track of trends, the latest in exploits, and what we've been eating and drinking this week. We talked about the fomo3d exploit, check out fomo3d: http://fomo3d.com/ Check out Peter's post on fomo3d: https://www.reddit.com/r/ethereum/comments/916xni/how_to_pwn_fomo3d_a_beginners_guide/ Join the slack channel: https://vicblockchain.now.sh/ And check out our website: http://membranlabs.com/
July 28, 2018
July 20, 2018: Jordan McKinney
Today we get into EOS vs Ethereum, the recent 'attack' on Ethereum and it's potential culprits, decentralized gaming, and the future of insurance and gambling with guest Jordan McKinney MembranLabs: http://membranlabs.com Join the Vic Blockchain Slack to chat with us: https://vicblockchain.now.sh Learn more about Jordan: http://www.jordanmmck.com/
July 23, 2018
Episode 1 w/ Tyler & Art
Tyler and Arthur discuss Crypto prices, the role of money, browser mining, and other blockchain topics.
July 23, 2018