The Block Experience

The Block Experience

By TheCryptoCactus
A podcast for people who are truly interested in understanding blockchain technology, learn about the fundamentals as we talk to some of the most prolific figure heads in the space.
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How to gain user adoption for Ethereum 2.0 & Staking on the network - Econoar
This week I had the great pleasure of sitting down with econoar a prominent figure in the Ethereum space for his great podcast 'Into The Ether' and his excellent project EthHub that helps educate and teach people about everything Ethereum. It was great to sit down and have a chat about things that are currently going on within the Ethereum ecosystem, what he is expecting as a result of the ETH 2.0 rollout and how he thinks that we could bridge some of the gaps between awareness and adoption. If you enjoyed this episode please leave a rating or add us to your favorites.  Thank you so much to our episode sponsors: Prime XBT : https://primexbt.com/id/register
34:15
May 20, 2020
Trading with Leverage & How to Trade a System - KoroushAK
This week I sat down with KoroushAK, a prominent trader and entrepreneur who you may know from his popular articles, courses, and educational content posted on twitter. Koroush has spent a lot of time in the crypto space learning and understanding how to trade with a proper mindset and focusing on leveraging time over capital. Excited to dive into this one...   KoroushAK Twitter: https://twitter.com/KoroushAK   Thank you so much to our episode sponsors: Prime XBT : https://primexbt.com/id/sign-in
32:08
May 14, 2020
The growth and impact of Defi & User Adoption - Token Brice
This week I had the pleasure of chatting with TokenBrice, Co-Organizer of DeFi France, and also community lead for Monolith. I wanted to sit down and have a chat with Brice to get his personal views on the current growth we have seen in the defi space and also what are the next steps for adoption. This episode is not associated with Monolith and all views/opinions expressed in this podcast are his own personal views. Thank you so much to our episode sponsors: Prime XBT : https://primexbt.com/id/sign-in
30:00
May 6, 2020
The importance of funding Ethereum - Kevin Owocki (Gitcoin)
This week I had the pleasure of chatting with Kevin Owocki, a prominent figure in the Ethereum space and CEO of Gitcoins. Gitcoins was originally made to help development teams and people working on ethereum based services to raise some capital for there venture and hard-work. Since launching Gitcoins has become crucial to funding public goods and is a key element of the development of Ethereum.  Thank you so much to our episode sponsors:  Prime XBT : https://primexbt.com/id/sign-in
27:28
April 30, 2020
Peter McCormack - What is Bitcoin & Where will adoption come from?
This week I had the pleasure of chatting with Peter McCormack, a prominent Bitcoin maximalist who needs no introduction. Peter has built up a huge follower base from speaking his mind and controversial topics and scam projects to spreading awareness about Bitcoin. Peter is the host of What Bitcoin Did, one of the largest podcasts in the crypto space. He has also recently started his second project 'Defiance' which talks about real-world issues such as free speech and government control. Enjoy! Thank you so much to our episode sponsors: Prime XBT : https://primexbt.com/id/sign-in
30:06
April 22, 2020
Bitcoin Birch - Algorithmic trading and Blockchain Startups
In this weeks episode, I had the pleasure to talk to BitcoinBirch a well-renowned entrepreneur when it comes to algorithmic trading and startups. Birch is the founder of StackedCrypto, a platform that allows users to purchase and use algorithmic trading bots with simplicity and ease. Birch is also a prominent figure on social media as he shares his love for the startup culture and blockchain. Thank you so much to our episode sponsors: Prime XBT: https://primexbt.com/id/sign-in Axie Infinity: https://axieinfinity.com
35:42
April 15, 2020
Scott Melker - Investing in uncertain Markets & Trader Mentality
This weeks episode is with Scott Melker, Crypto Trader, Advisor, Consultant and Ex DJ/Producer. Scott has a very good insight into both traditional markets and both the crypto markets, he is always posting his analysis and thoughts on twitter which he has become prominent for. It was great to sit down with Scott to get his opinion on the current market and how traditional markets are effecting the crypto market and also how traders can remain level headed in times such as these.  Thank you so much to our episode sponsors: Prime XBT: https://primexbt.com/id/sign-in Axie Infinity: https://axieinfinity.com
40:27
April 8, 2020
Hudson Jameson - Development lifecycle of Ethereum & Decision Making
This week's podcast is with Hudson James, a prominent developer liaison for The Ethereum Foundation. In this chat we went in-depth into the workings of the Ethereum Foundation, We talked about how the development lifecycle of Ethereum, how teams are working together to focus on the current production of Ethereum 2.0, how decisions are made and just generally having a great chat about the overall ethereum production. Thank you so much to our episode sponsors: Prime XBT: https://primexbt.com/id/sign-in Axie Infinity: https://axieinfinity.com
40:24
April 1, 2020
Alex Van de Sande - The MakerDAO Situation & The Ethereum Foundation
This week's podcast is with Alex Van de Sande, a huge innovator in the Ethereum community and also Founder of Unilogin. Alex has worked on the Ethereum Foundation where he specialised in UI/UX and pushing forward the boundaries of blockchain technology. We discussed The MakerDAO situation which recently unfolded and also his opinions on the market...   Thank you so much to our episode sponsors:   Prime XBT: https://primexbt.com/id/sign-in  DAPSCoin: https://dapscoin.com  Axie Infinity: https://axieinfinity.com
40:17
March 25, 2020
Jeremy Gardner - The Economical Impact of COVID-19 & Founding Augur
This week's podcast is with Jeremy Gardner, CEO of Augur, BlockEDU & Mademan. Jeremy is a prominent figure in the space and over the past few years have really pushed forward the progression of blockchain technology. Jeremy is also the man behind 'The Crypto Castle' a well talked about and documented house that has given birth to multiple successful startups and many millionaires. Jeremy now has his focus on a new men's skincare brand that will be launching hopefully later this year.
40:20
March 19, 2020
Camila Russo - Ethereum The Infinite Machine & The impact of Blockchain
Part 1 of this week's podcast is the first part of my chat I had with Camila Russo, an Ex Bloomberg reporter who is now full time in crypto and writing a book with Harper Collins on Ethereum. We had a chat about how she has seen first hand the struggles with inflation rates in third world countries and the impact Defi and blockchain has had on these parts of the world. We also took a dive into how has it been writing a book on such a volatile and constantly changing topic.
17:25
March 11, 2020
Grant Hummer - Ethereum 2.0 for dummies & Technical Insight
This week I spoke to Grant Hummer, a prominent figure on twitter for his technical breakdown of the Ethereum blockchain. We talked about ETH 2.0 for dummies an excellent and well-respected article which was written by Grant, we talk technical about some of the basic parts that make up ETH 2.0 and also the risk of the upgrade.
27:55
March 3, 2020
Chris Blec - Decentralised finance on ETH & Taking back financial control
This week I spoke to Chris Blec, a leader and educator for decentralized finance.  Chris speaks about all things decentralised around finance over on his youtube channel and constantly provides amazing content to the community. We spoke about, How really is Defi on the Ethereum blockchain going to change the world, How are we going to onboard more users into Defi services and also what his options are on Ethereum 2.0.
32:57
February 25, 2020
Anthony Sassano - The main use-case for ETH 2.0 & The impact of social trading on SetProtocol
This week I spoke to Anthony Sassano, Co-Founder of Etherhub & Product marketing manager for SetProtocol. We talked about how their platform Etherhub is such an amazing tool for blockchain education, How funding and grants are given to developers, The risk and reward of $ETH 2.0 in the longterm and how their platform SetProtocol is taking a new approach to social trading.
41:32
February 19, 2020
David Hoffman - Tokenization of real estate & The impact of ETH 2.0
This week I spoke to David Hoffman, founder & COO at Realtplatform and co-host of @POVCryptopod. We spoke about how David's project is tokenizing real estate around the world, The risk and reward of $ETH 2.0, How big of an impact ETH 2.0 will have on blockchain as a whole and generally how important education is is to the blockchain space. 
38:34
February 11, 2020
Axie Infinity - Mobile Gaming on the Ethereum Blockchain
Welcome to the first episode of 'The Block Experience'. In this episode I talked to Jiho, Co-Founder of Axie Infinity one of the most popular mobile games currently running on the Ethereum blockchain.  We chat about what it was like building on top of ETH and why it was chosen as the blockchain to use. We also discuss Ethereum 2.0 and what are the risk and rewards of the new, up and coming upgrade. New episodes every Tuesday, 8PM UK TIMe
31:54
February 3, 2020