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James Kever from United Stakes of Cardano hosts a podcast covering the latest news in the Cardano Ecosystem.
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Exclusive Interview: New Cardano Foundation CEO Fred Gregaard Part I

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Project Catalyst to the MOON - CF Announces Catalyst Challenges and Cardano with Paul Exclusive
Join James as he covers the following topics: Project Catalyst explodes as wallet registration opens to all.  The Cardano Foundation announces Catalyst Challenges helping where needed and ensuring quality completion. An exclusive with Paul from Cardano with Paul where we talk about running multiple stake pools, a0 adjustments and other projects all. Hoskinson Periscope Tweet (Raspberry Pi): https://twitter.com/IOHK_Charles/status/1364268596055040002 CF Catalyst User Guide: https://forum.cardano.org/t/user-guide-ways-to-participate-in-project-catalyst/49405 CF Challenge: https://forum.cardano.org/t/introducing-the-local-community-centers-challenge-the-cardano-foundation-s-first-challenge-in-project-catalyst/48829 Hoskinson TEDx Talk: https://youtu.be/97ufCT6lQcY Exclusive Interview Name: Paul Stake Pool: Cardano With Paul Ticker: PAUL YouTube: https://youtube.com//channel/UCcd9Ts46yNtjHayRPVLl0wQ Website: https://www.cardanowithpaul.com/ Twitter: @TradingWithPaul This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
15:04
February 24, 2021
$1 Trillion Bitcoin Market Cap | Catalyst Voting on Daedalus & Yoroi | Mary Hard Fork Incoming | Get 2 Know that SPO
Join James as he covers the following topics: Charles Hoskinson reacts to Bitcoin’s market cap hitting one trillion dollars. Daedalus and Yoroi now support Catalyst voting but there’s a catch.  The upcoming Mary hard fork and what to expect. Get to Know that SPO with Chow from Vietnam.   Charles Hoskinson, YouTube 2/19/2021 Trillion Dollar Bitcoin: https://youtu.be/36BMWCB9I2w    Daedalus and Catalyst Voting: https://twitter.com/InputOutputHK/status/1362131768518836226?s=20 CF Mary Hard Fork Article: https://forum.cardano.org/t/the-mary-hardfork-what-will-it-mean-for-cardano/48272 What’s After Mary Hard Fork? https://emurgo.io/blog/what-is-the-future-of-the-cardano-blockchain-after-the-mary-hard-fork Get To Know That SPO Name: Chow Stake Pool: MEKONG Pool Ticker: MEKON Website: https://chowqwing.wixsite.com/mekonpool This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
08:44
February 20, 2021
Hard Dates on Mary Hard Fork | Sebastien Talks Mary and the Rust SDK | Get To Know That SPO
Join James as he covers the following topics: Charles Hoskinson releases dates on Mary hard fork. Sebastien tells us about the Mary release of the Rust software development kit. Get to Know that SPO with Jami of 21ada Stake Pool.   Charles Hoskinson Update on Mary Tweet: https://twitter.com/IOHK_Charles/status/1361718641201352708?s=20  Jami’s YouTube Page:  https://www.youtube.com/c/ThinkGrowCrypto Guest 1 Info Name: Sebastien Guillemot Position: Co - Vice President of Engineering Company: Emurgo Website: https://www.sebastiengllmt.com/ Twitter: @SebastienGllmt Get To Know That SPO Name: Jami Stake Pool: 21ADA Ticker: 21ADA Website: https://www.21ada.ca Twitter: @thinkgrowcrypto This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
11:39
February 17, 2021
Cardano Bringing Back Trust | Catalyst Fund 4 Announced | CBDC’s Coming to Cardano?
Join James as he covers the following topics: A deep dive into the issue of trust in financial markets. Catalyst Fund 4 is announced - the first fund to offer 1 million dollars in ADA. Central Bank Digital Currencies… could we be seeing them on the Cardano blockchain?  The Binance withdrawal fee is changing. Trust Comeback: https://forum.cardano.org/t/how-can-we-bring-trust-back-into-financial-markets-with-blockchain/47094 Million Dollar Catalyst Fund: https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2021/02/12/our-million-dollar-baby-project-catalyst/ CBDC’s: https://forum.cardano.org/t/building-the-world-s-new-reserve-currency-do-cbdcs-really-require-a-permissioned-blockchain/46154 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
07:01
February 13, 2021
How Cardano is Helping Kurdish Refugees & Garry Golden Talks about Ergo (Part II)
Join James as he covers the following topics: Kurdopia Stake Pool is helping Kurdish Refugees using Cardano. Part II of Gary Golden’s Ergo Interview.   Donate to Arya's cause: https://donation.aryajemo.com/ Kurdopia’s Twitter Account: https://twitter.com/kurdopia    Arya’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/aryus/    Humanitarian action in Kurdish refugee camps in Lavrio - Greece: https://youtu.be/Y9lQ_QbWzj4 CardanoHubs.com https://cardanohubs.com/ Featured Guest 1 Name: Arya Jemo Stake Pool: Kurdopia Pool Ticker: KURD Website: https://donation.aryajemo.com Twitter: @aryajemo Featured Guest 2 Name: Garry Golden Website: https://intothefuture.nyc Twitter: @garrygolden This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
20:21
February 10, 2021
Should We Trust Capital Markets? & Garry Golden Talks about Ergo (Part I)
Join James as he covers the following topics: After Wallstreetbets exposed hedge fund market manipulation, can we ever trust capital markets? Cardano Foundation’s CEO Fred Gregaard says absolutely with one big catch. Futurist and NYC Cardano Meetups Organizer Garry Golden goes into detail about Ergo, what it is and what it can do? Blockchain Brings Back Trust: https://www.cityam.com/blockchain-will-bring-trust-back-into-capital-markets/    Ergo Telegram Channel: https://t.me/ergoplatform Featured Guest Name: Garry Golden Website: https://intothefuture.nyc Twitter: @garrygolden This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
12:43
February 6, 2021
Exploring Cardano's Blockchain Security & Diving into the Multipool SPO Controversy
Join James as he covers the following topics: Cyber Expert and SPO, Vic explores security within the ecosystem and how Cardano is different. A delegate who decided to act when his stake pool continued to open new pools.    MIT Blockchain Security Paper: https://web.mit.edu/smadnick/www/wp/2019-05.pdf Featured Guest 1 Name: Vic Stake Pool: Sparta Ticker: SPRTA Website: https://spartasp.com Featured Guest 2 Name: James Burkett Twitter: @JamesBurkett36 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
13:55
February 3, 2021
DeFi on Cardano & Lovelace Academy Updates
Join James as he covers the following topics: Decentralized finance on the Cardano platform. Catalyst Fund 2 Winner Lovelace Academy.   Lovelace Academy: https://lovelace.academy/ CF Article on De-Fo on the Cardano Platform: https://forum.cardano.org/t/what-will-decentralized-finance-look-like-on-cardano/45531 Guest 1 Info Name: Elliot Hill Company: The Cardano Foundation Position: PR/Communication Twitter: @block_writer Guest 2 Info Name: Maria Carmo Project: Lovelace Academy Website: https://lovelace.academy/ Twitter: @tresseisnove This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
11:47
January 30, 2021
GROW Pool Leverages Metadata & Plutus Playground Gets A Refresh
Join James as he covers the following topics: Raymond, Stake Pool Operator of GROW Pool, talks about how he is using metadata for his pool. A look at the Plutus Playground and the recent refresh. Plutus Playground: https://prod.playground.plutus.iohkdev.io  IOG Article on the Plutus Playground: https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2021/01/25/introducing-the-new-plutus-playground/    Plutus Playground - Video Tutorial: Compiling and testing a Plutus App: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DhRS-JvoCw8 Guest Info Name: Raymond Stake Pool: GROW TEAM Ticker: GROW Website: https://growpools.io Twitter: @PoolGrow This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
08:40
January 27, 2021
Yoroi Updates with Sebastien | How Metadata is a Gamechanger with Jeremey
Join James as he covers the following topics: Sebastien talks about Yoroi capabilities and what’s ahead. Jeremy Firster talks about the Metadata revolution heading our way. Input Output delegates to 100 pools. CF Marketer Maryam Mahjoub is taking a new position elsewhere. We wrap up with the 1k subscriber hoodie giveaway. Guest 1 Info Name: Sebastien Guillemot Position: Co - Vice President of Engineering Company: Emurgo Website: https://www.sebastiengllmt.com/ Twitter: @SebastienGllmt Guest 2 Info Name: Jeremy Firster Position: Project Manager Company: Cardano Foundation Twitter: @JeremyFirsterCF This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
19:03
January 23, 2021
A Deep Dive into Decentralized Governance on Cardano
Join James as he covers the following topics: How Cardano is approaching governance by using both on-chain and off-chain processes.  Giving away four Your Cardano Update hoodies to celebrate our 1,000+ subscribers on Youtube!   Cardano Foundation Blog Post on Governance:  https://forum.cardano.org/t/an-introduction-to-decentralized-governance-on-cardano/44590 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
06:19
January 20, 2021
Exclusive Interview: Cardano Foundation Chief of Growth Eva Oberholzer
Join James as he covers the following topics: Eva Oberholzer, Chief of Growth at the Cardano Foundation tells us about the upcoming year, what’s ahead for the Ambassador Program and about her financial background, and how she discovered cryptocurrency.    Transaction with Metadata message announcing Monday’s Crowdcast:  https://adastat.net/transactions/85ba80233a85f8585b09e1b5e1d8f65d8413a5bb825c6308dc7bb5b3e4cd6081 Metadata Connector Article:  https://forum.cardano.org/t/cardano-foundation-develops-metadata-connector-for-scantrust-supply-chain-tracking/42741 Metadata Connector Crowdcast Link happening Monday January 18th 2021 16:00GMT: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/metadata/register Featured Guest Name: Eva Oberholzer Position: Chief Growth Officer Company: Cardano Foundation This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
22:11
January 16, 2021
Catalyst Winners Announced | New Cardano Aggregation Site | Pool of Babel
Join James as he covers the following topics: Input Output releases the winners of Fund 2 for Project Catalyst. A new Cardano Information Aggregation Site. Get to Know that SPO with Patrick from Pool of Babel.    Input Output Blogpost on Catalyst Winners: https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2021/01/12/project-catalyst-%E2%80%93-the-first-winning-proposals/  Project Catalyst Dashboard: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/15R-Vbajy4t4fGs1TipNMfL1pEO9cwdn6WV13lKviX4Q/edit?usp=sharing    Cardano Information Aggregation Site:  https://monadpool.com/cardano.html    Pool of Babel: www.pool-of-babel.com Featured Guest Name: Alexander Stake Pool: Monad Pool Ticker: MONAD Website: https://monadpool.com Twitter: @MonadPool Get To Know That SPO Name: Patrick Stake Pool: Pool of Babel Ticker: BABEL Website: https://www.pool-of-babel.com/ Twitter: @Padierfind This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
11:53
January 13, 2021
Financial Inclusion | Catalyst Fund 3 Released! | Stake Pool School Call for Contribution
Join James as he covers the following topics: Financial Inclusion in Underserved and Unbanked Communities. Catalyst Fund 3 and a look at what’s ahead.  Stake Pool School Call for Contribution.    Cardano Foundation article on Financial Inclusion: https://forum.cardano.org/t/how-cardano-could-fast-track-financial-inclusion-in-emerging-economies/44032    Idea Scale: https://cardano.ideascale.com/a/index  Stake Pool School Calls for Contribution: https://forum.cardano.org/t/stake-pool-school-calls-for-contribution/44296 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
04:58
January 9, 2021
Securing your Environment with Virtual Machines
Join James as he covers the following topics: Using a virtual machine as a secured environment to operate Daedalus with cyber security expert Vic with Sparta Stake Pool.  Jose Castro of Latin Stake Pool on Get to Know that SPO!     Mac OS Virtual Machine Setup Tutorial: https://youtu.be/GuB7kslN5aM Windows Virtual Machine Setup Tutorial:  https://youtu.be/7a0RwItkQzg Featured Guest Name: Vic Stake Pool: Sparta Ticker: SPRTA Website: https://spartasp.com Get To Know That SPO Name: Jose Castro Stake Pool: Latino Stake Pool Ticker: LATIN Website: https://cardanolatino.com Twitter: @CardanoLatino This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
11:42
January 6, 2021
Exclusive Interview: Fred Gregaard Part II
Join James as he covers the following topics: Cardano Foundation's CEO Fred Gregaard covers a wide range of topics, from regulatory policy to global acceptance of Cardano… starting with the banks. Guest Info Name: Fred Gregaard Position: Chief Executive Officer This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
29:02
December 26, 2020
Exclusive Interview: Fred Gregaard Part I
Join James as he covers the following topics: Cardano Foundation's CEO Fred Gregaard covers a wide range of topics, from the rumored contract that defines CF’s role to how CF operates day to day. Guest Info Name: Fred Gregaard Position: Chief Executive Officer This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
21:59
December 23, 2020
Smart Contracts Coming to Cardano via KEVM DevNet
Join James as he covers the following topics: KEVM DevNet and how it will bring in the very first smart contracts to operate on the Cardano blockchain. Sugar with Sugar Stake Pool on Get to Know That SPO. Smart Contracts Arrive Through the KEVM DevNet: https://forum.cardano.org/t/smart-contracts-arrive-through-the-kevm-devnet-what-does-this-mean-for-cardano/43398   IOHK DevNet Building Bridges: https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/12/17/devnets-building-bridges-to-developer-communities/ Featured Guest Name: Sugar Stake Pool: Sugar Stake Pool Ticker: SUGAR Website: https://sugarstakepool.wordpress.com Twitter: @sugar417K This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
06:17
December 19, 2020
The End for The Cardano Effect | Live Stake Pool Analytics | Cardano Foundation's Project Renovare
Join James as he covers the following topics: The Cardano Effect Broadcasts Final Episode.  Suzanne Ahjira, creator of Stake Pool Data Spreadsheets and Leslie created a Pool Picker website. Cardano Foundation releases its brand logo visual information animation.    Final Episode of The Cardano Effect:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JvNsvNrPjdc  Pool Picker: https://insights.banderini.net/pool-picker    Suzanne Ahjira’s Dec. 6th Stake Pool Spreadsheet:  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1psYmhHIW91PnwC6bPRkvShrNuhNJr2NTOeeW-49ejoM/edit?usp=sharing    Cardano Foundations Brand Animation Video Blog Post: https://forum.cardano.org/t/cardano-s-brand-animation-video/43037 Featured Guest 1 Name: Suzanne Ahjira Twitter: @Ahjira Featured Guest 2 Name: Leslie Stake Pool: Banderini Stake Pool Pool Ticker: BANDA Twitter: @banderini1 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
15:54
December 16, 2020
Adrestia: What is it & What it Does with Product Manager Alex Apeldoorn
Join James as he covers the following topics: Ada Lovelace a day after her 205th birthday.  Product manager of Adrestia talks about what his team is doing and why it’s critical to adoption. Input Output Global is looking for stake pools to delegate to. Does your pool qualify?    Impact of Ada Lovelace: https://forum.cardano.org/t/the-impact-of-ada-lovelace-on-technology-and-cardano/42957    Integrating with Cardano: Adrestia - Gateway to the World: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AzGodOWJjK0    Integrating and Advancing with Adrestia: https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/06/15/integrating-and-advancing-with-adrestia/    Adrestia APIs & SDK: https://docs.cardano.org/projects/adrestia/en/latest/  Getting Started with Third-party Integration: https://docs.cardano.org/en/latest/getting-started/3rd-party-integration/index.html    IOG Delegation Policy: https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/12/10/delegating-to-decentralize-and-build-value/    IOG Delegation Application Form: https://input-output.typeform.com/to/miMkwmlp Guest Info Name: Alex Apeldoorn Position: Production Manager of Adrestia and Atlas Company: Input Output Global Telegram: @AlexIOHK This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
11:28
December 12, 2020
Cardano Hard Forks with Emurgo's Sebastien Guillemot
Join James as he covers the following topics: Sebastien Guillemot, Lead R&D Engineer at Emurgo answers questions about Cardano hard forks. The Cardano Foundation's brand refresh is nominated.    Cardano Allegra+Mary hardfork changes explained:  https://youtu.be/9mjvXjxTks8  Project Renovare – a brand refresh for Cardano and the Cardano Foundation: https://youtu.be/9fbOQ05zi2k Guest Info Name: Sebastien Guillemot Position: Lead R&D Engineer Company: Emurgo Website: https://www.sebastiengllmt.com Twitter: @SebastienGllmt This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
14:04
December 9, 2020
Cardano Foundation's New Partnership | ADA Token Locking | Adosia's IoT Solution
Join James as he covers the following topics: Cardano Foundation collaborates to bring proof of concept supply chain to blockchain.  Input Output Global introduces token locking. Adosia Wolf talks about his Internet of Things company and his plans for tokenization on Cardano.  Cardano Foundation Collaboration Blog Post:  https://forum.cardano.org/t/cardano-foundation-develops-metadata-connector-for-scantrust-supply-chain-tracking/42741   IOG Introduces Token Locking: https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/12/02/goguen-brings-token-locking-to-cardano/    Adosia's Site:  https://adosia.com/ Adosia IoT Platform YouTube Video:  https://youtu.be/JK1Z9x5n0_k   GrepBeat Article on Adosia:  https://grepbeat.com/2019/05/07/raleigh-based-adosia-provides-iot-legos-for-building-on-blockchain/ Guest Info Name: Kyle Solomon (Adosia Wolf) Stake Pools: FROG, FROG2, WOLF Website: https://www.adafrog.io/ Twitter: @adosiawolf This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
18:21
December 5, 2020
Cardano Foundation Fireside Chat Highlights & How To Host Meetups
Join James as he covers the following topics:  Highlights from the Cardano Foundation's first Fireside Chat and we take a look at  Cardano Meetups... what they are... and how to host one.    Cardano Foundation Fireside Chat 2020: https://youtu.be/2M_HLTHiWEY  Meetup Guidelines:  https://forum.cardano.org/c/english/meetups/36  DC Meetup: https://meetu.ps/c/46l60/zfb7v/a Featured Guest  Name: Dave Stake Pool: United Stakes of Cardano Ticker: USA01  Website: https://unitedstakesofcardano.io Twitter: @Dave_USA01 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
12:51
December 2, 2020
IOG Kills 19 Pools & Announces a New Delegation Policy
Join James as he covers the following topics: An in depth look at Input Output's new delegation policy and how they'll delegate to Cardano pools. Homer J of AAA Stake Pool discusses what delegates need to know for the Dec 6th K parameter change. The Cardano Foundation talks about industries prime for disruption through tokenization.    Input Output Global's Blog Post on Delegation Policy & Pool Retirement:  https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/11/24/delegating-with-fresh-purpose/ Cardano Foundation's 1st Blog Post on Tokenization: https://forum.cardano.org/t/an-introduction-to-tokenization/39609    Cardano Foundation's Current Blog Post on Tokenization:  https://forum.cardano.org/t/tokenization-in-the-real-world-three-industries-that-can-be-transformed-by-blockchain/42484 Featured Guest Name: Homer J Stake Pool: AAA Stake Pool Ticker: AAA Website: https://stakelovelace.io Twitter: @KpunToN00b This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
15:58
November 28, 2020
Charitable Donations & Tax Deductions
Join James as he covers the following topics:  Rebecca Samuels discusses charitable donations and tax deductions.  The Cardano Foundation is tweaking their delegation policy and are seeking info from the community.    Cardano Foundation Request for Information:  https://forum.cardano.org/t/have-your-say-on-the-cardano-foundation-s-delegation-strategy/42433 Featured Guest  Name: Rebecca Samuels  Email: info@pythagus.com  Website: http://www.pythagus.com/  This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
08:28
November 25, 2020
The First Business to Accept Cardano as Payment
Join James as he covers the following topics: Stake pool operator and hotel owner Alfred tells us about his hotel, how he decided to accept ADA as payment and the possibility of changing the name of his establishment to Hotel Cardano.  The Hyperpool scam and CF's delegation policy adjustments.    IOHK's Blog Post About Alfred's Hotel:  https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2018/01/05/the-hotel-that-became-the-worlds-first-business-to-accept-ada/   Hyperpool Scam:  https://forum.cardano.org/t/the-cardano-foundation-s-guidance-for-staying-safe-from-sophisticated-scams/42293   Cardano Foundation's Delegation Policy: https://forum.cardano.org/t/cardano-foundation-to-adjust-its-delegation-methodology-following-changes-to-the-k-parameter/42226 Guest Info Name: Alfred Hotel: Hotel Ginebra - https://www.hotelginebra.com.es/ Stake Pool: Cash Stake Pool Ticker: CASH Stake Pool Website: https://staking.cash/ Twitter: @bigezdaddy2017 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
11:39
November 21, 2020
The Future of Cardano Marketing
Join James as he covers the following topics: Cardano Foundation Marketer Maryam Mahjoub made the 2020 list of Best Marketers in Blockchain.  Maryam tells us how she and her team markets Cardano. Maryam us an update on the brand refresh and the developer portal. Guest Info Name: Maryam Mahjoub Position: Marketing Team Lead - Cardano Foundation Email: maryam.mahjoub@cardanofoundation.org This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
14:04
November 18, 2020
Exclusive Interview: New Cardano Foundation CEO Fred Gregaard Part II
Join James as he covers the following topics: Fred Gregaard becomes the Cardano Foundations first Chief Executive Officer and agrees to take our questions. Link Part I: https://anchor.fm/yourcardanoupdate/episodes/Exclusive-Interview-New-Cardano-Foundation-CEO-Fred-Gregaard-Part-I-emagc4 Guest Info Name: Fred Gregaard Position: Chief Executive Officer This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
17:52
November 14, 2020
Exclusive Interview: New Cardano Foundation CEO Fred Gregaard Part I
Join James as he covers the following topics: Fred Gregaard becomes the Cardano Foundations first Chief Executive Officer and agrees to take our questions. Guest Info Name: Fred Gregaard Position: Chief Executive Officer This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
14:00
November 11, 2020
Rick McCracken Exclusive! We Ask Him About All The Controversies
Join James as he covers the following topics: Rick McCracken calls in to discuss several hot topics right now in the Cardano ecosystem. Guest Info Name: Rick McCracken Stake Pool: Digital Fortress Tickers: DIGI, DIGI2, DIGI3 Twitter: @RichardMcCrackn This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
09:20
November 8, 2020
Multipool Delegation Possible with Yoroi & Trezor | IOG Adjusts K | USA01 Lowers Fee to 2.39%
Join James as he covers the following topics: Merek of Stakenuts Stake Pool demonstrates how to achieve multipool delegation with Yoroi and Trezor.  IOG says when and by how much K will increase. USA01 lowers their fee to 2.39%!!!    IOHK's Blog on K Parameter: https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/11/05/parameters-and-decentralization-the-way-ahead/  Medium article on Multipool Delegation: https://stakenuts.medium.com/cardano-multi-wallets-with-yoroi-and-trezor-a322300dbd7b Featured Guest Name: Merek Stake Pool: Stakenuts Ticker: NUTS Website: https://stakenuts.com Twitter: @stakenuts This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
11:01
November 6, 2020
Best Practices when Switching Phones
Join James as he covers the following topics: With new phones coming out every day, we spend this Cyber Security Tuesday discussing best practices when switching phones... Android or iPhone. Featured Guest Name: Vic Stake Pool: Sparta Ticker: SPRTA Website: https://spartasp.com This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
09:30
November 5, 2020
Suzanne Ahjira Goes Through Important Stake Pool Data & Delegation Mechanics
Join James as he covers the following topics: Twitter personality, Suzanne Ahjira goes through some stake pool data. Suzanne tells us how to move delegation without missing a rewards pay out. Suzanne shares her thoughts on drama within the Cardano community about 0% fee stake pools.    Epoch Schedule:  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Gf7EJH5g7nsHAOHQB1iWn_M3U4OoVeoZrzzj6QuBMdc/edit?usp=sharing  Cardano Staking Rewards Projector:  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1p6iMkcFTbQ3CPYoRR_Lj19xc-eerCWP_A_0wuGaMXJc/edit?usp=sharing  Epoch 225 SPO Earnings:  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1_Jr88PgDiTWGLHfqmQ1vbCGHuqg-kSZABKopvrQLbIM/edit?usp=sharing Featured Guest Name: Suzanne Ahjira Twitter: @Ahjira This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
16:07
November 2, 2020
Hoskinson Addresses Multipool Delegation Development & Jeronimo is Back with Another Catalyst Proposal
Join James as he covers the following topics: Charles Hoskinson discusses where multipool delegation sits as far as priorities are concerned. Returning guest Jeronimo is back with a second Project Catalyst Proposal, this time it's a java wallet.  The ENVLP wallet and how plugins can change the way you use crypto: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kKnfJWhYAkg Project Catalyst Proposal: https://cardano.ideascale.com/a/dtd/ENVLP-a-wallet-with-plug-ins/322314-48088 Featured Guest Name: Jeronimo Stake Pool: Shop Stake Pool Ticker: SHOP Twitter: @germanobax This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
15:08
October 30, 2020
PayPal Offers Bitcoin! Regulatory and Compliance Whiz Dave Breaks It Down
Join James as he covers the following topics:  USA01 Stake Pool Operator Dave discusses the implications of PayPal's sudden on boarding of Bitcoin and a handful of other cryptocurrencies offered through the PayPal platform. PayPal Release:  https://newsroom.paypal-corp.com/2020-10-21-PayPal-Launches-New-Service-Enabling-Users-to-Buy-Hold-and-Sell-Cryptocurrency Featured Guest  Name: Dave Stake Pool: United Stakes of Cardano Ticker: USA01  Website: https://unitedstakesofcardano.io Twitter: @Dave_USA01 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
07:55
October 28, 2020
What SPOs Can Do To Prepare for Tax Time
Join James as he covers the following topics:  Crypto CPA Rebecca Samuels discuss this upcoming tax season and what can be done to save money at tax time and speed up the entire process.  Featured Guest  Name: Rebecca Samuels  Email: info@pythagus.com  Website: http://www.pythagus.com/  This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
10:55
October 25, 2020
More on Marlowe & A Hashoshi Exclusive: We Talk Development, Ethereum, Cardano and more!
Join James as he covers the following topics: Marlowe is ready to take center stage. Find out what to expect.  An exclusive interview with Hashoshi of Crypto over Coffee and we cover a lot from development to when we'll see the whites of ETH 2.0's eyes... you don't want to miss this interview! IOHK Marlowe Blog Post:  https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/10/06/marlowe-industry-scale-finance-contracts-for-cardano/  Marlowe Playground:  https://alpha.marlowe.iohkdev.io/#/ Featured Guest Name: Hashoshi Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQNHKsYDGlWefzv9MAaOJGA Twitter: @hashoshi4 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
13:36
October 23, 2020
Goguen: Smart Contract Development & Rx Solutions via Blockchain
Join James as he covers the following topics: Learn about free resources to develop on Cardano with or without development or programming experience.  We also speak to an Iranian pharmacy student about the crypto culture in his region and how blockchain can help the pharmacy industry.    Emurgo’s Goguen Blog Post:  https://emurgo.io/blog/highly-anticipated-goguen-era-release-pushes-cardano-closer-to-completion  Emurgo’s Contact Info:  https://emurgo.io/contact/    Plutus Udemy Course:  https://www.udemy.com/course/plutus-reliable-smart-contracts/    Marlowe Udemy Course:  https://www.udemy.com/course/marlowe-programming-language/ Featured Guest Name: Javad, Pharmacy Student in the Middle East Twitter: @com_drugs This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
12:33
October 21, 2020
What to Expect When Goguen Drops and Garry Golden Interview Part II
Join James as he covers the following topics: What to expect when Goguen is released and  We pick up where we left off with Garry Golden on the future of Cardano.    Emurgo Blog Post on Goguen:  https://emurgo.io/blog/highly-anticipated-goguen-era-release-pushes-cardano-closer-to-completion Featured Guest Name: Garry Golden Website: https://intothefuture.nyc Twitter: @garrygolden This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
12:59
October 18, 2020
Garry Golden Discusses IELE (Yella) & Cardano Kidz NFT Pre-Sale
Join James as he covers the following topics: Futurist and NYC Meetups Organizer Garry Golden discusses IOHK & Runtime Verification's contract to begin work on IELE (pronounced Yella). We look at Cardano Kidz, a first of it's kind pre-sale of Non-Fungible-Tokens.   Cardano Kidz : https://www.cardanokidz.com/  Cardano Foundation's Blog Post Titled: World Computers that Don't Cost the Earth: https://forum.cardano.org/t/world-computers-that-don-t-cost-the-earth/41259 Featured Guest Name: Garry Golden Website: https://intothefuture.nyc Twitter: @garrygolden This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
10:26
October 16, 2020
Project Catalyst: Distributed Decentralized Cloud Computing
Join James as he covers the following topics: Stake pool operator Mark with DOCLA Stake Pool discusses his Catalyst Proposal to take on the big guys like Amazon and GSuite. Project Catalyst Proposal: https://cardano.ideascale.com/a/dtd/Decentralized-Cloud-Platform/322909-48088 Featured Guest Name: Mark Stake Pool: DOLCA Stake Pool Ticker: DOLCA Website: https://dolcapool.eu Twitter: @LiberalMark This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
09:32
October 14, 2020
DOJ Crypto Enforcement Framework & Nigerian SEC Clarification
Join James as he covers the following topics: DOJ releases Crypto Enforcement Framework.  Nigerian SEC Clarifies Stance on Crypto. DOJ Press Release on Cryptocurrency Enforcement Framework: https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/attorney-general-william-p-barr-announces-publication-cryptocurrency-enforcement-framework   DOJ Cryptocurrency Enforcement Framework: https://www.justice.gov/ag/page/file/1326061/download   Nigerian Securities and Exchange Document: https://sec.gov.ng/statement-on-digital-assets-and-their-classification-and-treatment/   Article Ahmed Mentions: https://www.coindesk.com/nigeria-using-bitcoin-trade-with-china Featured Guest Name: Ahmed Stake Pool: ANQA Stake Pool Ticker: ANQA Website: www.ankachain.com Twitter: @ANKACHAIN This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
09:40
October 11, 2020
Catalyst Proposal Bringing Cardano Payments to Shopify & the CF Releases Delegation Policy
Join James as he covers the following topics: We talk to a developer who is working to bring Cardano Payments to the Shopify Platform. The Cardano Foundation releases its delegation methodology. Proposal: https://cardano.ideascale.com/a/dtd/Free-Commerce-sell-online-with-ADA/322288-48088   CF Delegation Methodology:  https://forum.cardano.org/t/cardano-foundation-announces-its-delegation-methodology/41090   Download Daedalus:  https://daedaluswallet.io/en/download/ Featured Guest Name: Jeronimo Stake Pool: Shop Stake Pool Ticker: SHOP Website: https://github.com/univocity/shopify Twitter: @germanobax This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
10:23
October 9, 2020
Introducing Security Mindset Tuesday & Bitfinex Offers Users Cardano Staking Rewards
Join James as he covers the following topics: A new monthly segment called Security Mindset Tuesday, where Vic, from Sparta stake pool, comes on the show to tell you the biggest topics in information security. Bitfinex offering users access to Cardano staking rewards... is that good or bad?    Charles Hoskinson Security Foundations - How to Secure Your Wallet Recovery Phrase for Cryptocurrency Wallets: https://youtu.be/fqrAzBAi64c Virus Total:  https://virustotal.com   National Security Administration (NSA)  Compromised Personal Network Indicators and Mitigations:  https://media.defense.gov/2020/Sep/17/2002499615/-1/-1/0/%0ACOMPROMISED_PERSONAL_NETWORK_INDICATORS_AND_MITIGATIONS_20200914_FINAL.PDF/COMPROMISED_PERSONAL_NETWORK_INDICATORS_AND_MITIGATIONS_20200914_FINAL.PDF Featured Guest Name: Vic Stake Pool: Sparta Ticker: SPRTA Website: https://spartasp.com This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
10:27
October 7, 2020
Blockchain's Influence on the Gaming Industry & a Special Edition of Get to Know that SPO
Join James as he covers the following topics: We look at how blockchain will change the gaming industry. Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to BTBF, running X Stake Pool, about the challenges of being a stake pool operator. How Blockchain will Change the Gaming industry:  https://emurgo.io/blog/how-blockchain-solutions-add-value-to-the-gaming-industry Get To Know That SPO Name: BTBF Stake Pool: X Stake Pool Ticker: XSP Website: https://xstakepool.com Twitter: @X_StakePool_XSP This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
09:03
October 4, 2020
Digging into Project Catalyst with Pritesh from Kaizen Crypto
Join James as he covers the following topics: Pritesh aka Kaizen Crypto discusses Project Catalyst and his proposal. IOHK releases the latest version of Daedalus Flight. Cardano Foundations newly named CEO discusses Cardano longevity. An African graphic novel all about blockchain. OG's video on Daedalus Flight:  https://youtu.be/0NvAbRDJVD0   Download Daedalus Flight:  https://daedaluswallet.io/en/flight/   Coin Telegraph's article with Frederick Gregaard:  https://cointelegraph.com/news/the-cardano-foundation-s-new-ceo-says-he-will-prioritize-the-platform-s-longevity Featured Guest Name: Pritesh Stake Pool: Kaizen Crypto Stake Pool Ticker: KAIZN Website: https://www.kaizencrypto.com/ Twitter: @KaizenCrypto This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
12:38
October 2, 2020
How Stake Pool Saturation Influences Rewards
Join James as he covers the following topics: What you need to know about Pool Saturation. IOG hires a YouTuber. A look at Project Catalyst. Cardano Turns 3. Dave Likes Crypto YouTube Page:   https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMEkvJo_sFuS--KP31Wj5Hg   Info on Project Catalyst:   https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/09/16/project-catalyst-introducing-our-first-public-fund-for-cardano-community-innovation/  https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/09/10/project-catalyst-voltaire-bring-power-to-the-people/ Featured Guest Name: Homer J Stake Pool: AAA Stake Pool Ticker: AAA Website: https://stakelovelace.io Twitter: @KpunToN00b This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
13:52
September 30, 2020
Blockchain to Disrupt the Legal System & More
Join James as he covers the following topics: Emurgo explains how blockchain will disrupt legal system. What to expect from Atala Prism and Cardano's Digital ID system. The Cardano Foundation announces another new hire. Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to Ahmed, running ANQA Stake Pool, about the status of Cardano in Africa. How Blockchain will disrupt the legal space:  https://emurgo.io/blog/how-blockchain-solutions-add-value-to-the-legal-industry  Atala Prism: One identity to rule them all:  https://forum.cardano.org/t/one-identity-to-rule-them-all-managing-digital-identities-using-blockchain/40289   Cardano Foundation New Hire:  https://forum.cardano.org/t/the-cardano-foundation-welcomes-swiss-canadian-josianne-seydoux-to-its-operations-team/39694 Get To Know That SPO Name: Ahmed Stake Pool: ANQA Stake Pool Ticker: ANQA Website: www.ankachain.com Twitter: @ANKACHAIN This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
08:15
September 27, 2020
Stake Pool on a Raspberry Pi?
Join James as he covers the following topics: The Cardano Foundation announces their new developer portal. A stake pool operator installs and runs a Cardano stake pool on a Raspberry Pi. Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to Amanda, running Dead Pool, showing that no matter who you are, you can participate in the Cardano Ecosystem. Cardano Stake Pool on Raspberry Pi Guide/Resources:  https://github.com/alessandrokonrad/Pi-Pool Cardano Foundation Developer Portal Announcement: https://forum.cardano.org/t/a-first-look-at-the-cardano-developer-portal/40544 Featured Guest 1 Name: Alessandro Stake Pool: Berry Pool Ticker: BERRY Website: https://pipool.online Twitter: @BERRY_ALES Get To Know That SPO Name: Amanda Stake Pool: Dead Pool Ticker: DEAD Website: https://jalzpool.com Twitter: @AMANDY41 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
08:45
September 25, 2020
Rapid Fire Questionnaire with Big Pey
Join James as he covers the following topics: The Cardano Foundation announces a new CEO and Head of Growth. We talk to Big Pey about SPOs, stake pool parameters, and more... Featured Guest Name: Big Pey Stake Pool: Bloom Pool Ticker: BLOOM Website: bloompool.io Twitter: @BIGPEYYT This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer ** Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
07:15
September 23, 2020
Cardano Hispano, SPOCRA Info, and More...
Join James as he covers the following topics: Alfred introduces Cardano Hispano for Spanish speaking audiences. Shweta discusses SPOCRA and resources they are putting out. Cardano Ambassador Maria discusses how she serves the Cardano community helping anyone she can. Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to Denicio, running Weqanhet Pool, about the alliance stake pool and how it helps smaller pools. Cardano Hispano:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdeo...  SPOCRA Operator's Guide: https://forums.spocra.io/c/operator-g...  Coconut Pool Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jon_made_this/  Alliance Stake Pool Online: https://alliancestakepools.online Featured Guest 1 Name: Alfred Stake Pool: TOPO Pool Ticker: TOPO Website: https://topopool.com Featured Guest 2 Name: Shweta Stake Pool: kBlocks Pool Ticker: BLOCK Telegram: t.me/cardanowomen Twitter: @kBLOCKs_ADA Featured Guest 3 Name: Maria Carmo Stake Pool: Cardanistas Pool Ticker: CARDS Website: https://cardanistas.io Get To Know That SPO Name: Denicio Stake Pool: Weqanhet Pool Ticker: WEQNT Twitter: @DENICIOBERNIER This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
18:22
September 19, 2020
Regulatory Compliance in the Crypto Space
Join James as he covers the following topics: Dave with United Stakes fills us in on regulation and compliance and how it affects you.    POSA/BisonTrails' Principles to Guide Staking Providers: https://bisontrails.co/posa-staking-industry-principles/   Link to Project Catalyst: https://iohk.io/en/blog/posts/2020/09/16/project-catalyst-introducing-our-first-public-fund-for-cardano-community-innovation/   Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to April, running ZOE Pool, about the how Cardano can be used to solve some of the major problems in Africa. CARDANO BLOCKCHAIN: A SOLUTION TO SOME OF AFRICA’S MAJOR PROBLEM: https://medium.com/@TCCPm/cardano-blockchain-a-solution-to-some-of-africas-major-problem-95bb3ce5594 Featured Guest 1 Name: Dave Stake Pool: United Stakes of Cardano Ticker: USA01 Website: https://unitedstakesofcardano.io Twitter: @DAVE_USA01 Get To Know That SPO Name: April Stake Pool: ZOE Pool Ticker: ZOE Twitter: @ZOEPOOLZ This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network. ** Disclaimer **  Views expressed by program hosts and guests are their own, and their appearance on the program does not imply an endorsement of them or any entity they represent. This program is for entertainment purposes and is not for the purpose of, nor should be construed as, providing financial tax, accounting, or legal advice.
20:46
September 18, 2020
What is SPOCRA? Voting Starts Now!
Join James as he covers the following topics: Kyle Solomon comes on the show to talk about SPOCRA, what it is and the upcoming vote on board members. Link for Voting and Deadlines: https://medium.com/@ron.hill.09/spocra-voting-information-and-deadlines-a13521931c50  Link to Discord Channel: https://discord.gg/wpcgjj Featured Guest Name: Kyle Solomon Stake Pools: FROG, FROG2, WOLF Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGVZ47NzrPKFSTHJZ6EPuyg This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
03:15
September 16, 2020
The Cardano Foundation Saga Continues...
Join James as he covers the following topics: We look at work the Cardano Foundation is doing in light of allegations of leadership issues Cardano Foundation and Proof of Stake Alliance: https://forum.cardano.org/t/the-cardano-foundation-helps-shape-policy-through-its-role-in-the-proof-of-stake-alliance/40009 Cardano Foundation on Tokenization: https://forum.cardano.org/t/an-introduction-to-tokenization/39609 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
05:32
September 16, 2020
Cardano Foundation Responds to the Controversy
Join James as he covers the following topics: Cardano Foundation responds to the controversy with a thorough blog post. Link to Blog Post: https://forum.cardano.org/t/the-cardano-foundation-s-communique-on-recent-organizational-changes-and-community-feedback/40195 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
03:08
September 13, 2020
Pool Metrics & Diversity in the Crypto Space
Join James as he covers the following topics: Isaac, lead engineer at United Stakes of Cardano, goes over some of the metrics seen on adapools.org. Virginia, from XYZ Pool, talks about diversity in the crypto space. Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to Alfred, running TOPO Pool, about how he has helped other pools set up and secure their stake pool. Charles' video on Coronavirus: https://twitter.com/IOHK_Charles/status/1303471424238006272 Featured Guest 1 Name: Isaac Stake Pool: United Stakes of Cardano Ticker: USA01 Website: https://unitedstakesofcardano.io Telegram: @isaacdavid1 Featured Guest 2 Name: Virginia Stake Pool: XYZ Pool Ticker: XYZ Website: https://www.cardanopool.xyz Video referred to: https://youtu.be/czJROY8R0m0 Get To Know That SPO Name: Alfred Stake Pool: TOPO Pool Ticker: TOPO Website: https://topopool.com This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
20:60
September 10, 2020
Exclusive Interview with Philippe from TCE
Join James as he covers the following topics: Philippe from The Cardano Effect comes on the show to share his thoughts on Shelley and other hot topics in the Cardano Ecosystem. Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to Dan, running MOStaking [MOST], about how to educate the new comers about Cardano. Featured Guest Name: Philippe Stake Pool: SCARdano Ticker: SCAR Podcast: The Cardano Effect Website: https://scardano.io Get To Know That SPO Name: Dan Stake Pool: MOStaking Ticker: MOST Website: https://www.mostaking.com/ This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
17:46
September 8, 2020
Should the IRS Tax POS Rewards as Regular Income?
Join James as he covers the following topics: 4 Congressmen send a letter to IRS about POS taxes.Rebecca, a certified CPA, comes on the show for a second time to talk about her thoughts about the letter, as well as, answering questions from the community on crypto taxes.Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to Shewta, running Kibloc [KIBC1, KIBC2], about how she got into Cardano.  Featured Guest Name: Rebecca Samuels Email: info@pythagus.com Website: http://www.pythagus.com/ Get To Know That SPO Name: Shewta Stake Pool: Kibloc Ticker: KIBC1, KIBC2 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
14:03
September 5, 2020
5 Ways to Improve your Operations Security
Join James as he covers the following topics: Vic, from Sparta stake pool, comes on the show to share 5 things everyone can do to improve your operational security. Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to Chris, an experienced developer, is running Omega [OMEGA]. He shares his views and enthusiasm for Cardano. Featured Guest Name: Vic Stake Pool: Sparta Ticker: SPRTA Website: https://spartasp.com Get To Know That SPO Name: Chris Stake Pool: Omega Ticker: OMEGA Website: https://omegastaking.wixsite.com/website This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
17:49
September 3, 2020
How Can Small Pools Survive?
Join James as he covers the following topics: Some stake pools are closing shop; We talk to Mateusz, a stake pool operator who decided to stop running his pool due to lack of delegation. Kyle Solomon comes on the show to talk about what stake pool operators can do to get more delegators. Today on Get To Know That SPO, we talk to Nicole, running Legend of ADA [TLOA] who is working on translating Cardano documentation and user guides. Featured Guest 1 Name: Mateusz Stake Pool: Freedom [FRD] -- RETIRED Featured Guest 2 Name: Kyle Solomon Stake Pools: FROG, FROG2, WOLF Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGVZ47NzrPKFSTHJZ6EPuyg Get To Know That SPO Name: Nicole Stake Pool: Legend of ADA [TLOA] Website: http://tloada.github.io/tloa This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
15:33
September 1, 2020
Info EVERY Delegate Should Know
Join James as he covers the following topics: Kyle Solomon shares essential information that every delegate show know and consider when staking their ADA. Today on Get To Know That SPO we talk to Saad running Zoulica [ZOUL] about how Cardano is miles ahead of Ethereum. Featured Content Name: Kyle Solomon Stake Pools: FROG, FROG2, WOLF Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGVZ47NzrPKFSTHJZ6EPuyg Get To Know That SPO Name: Saad Stake Pool: Zoulica [ZOUL] Website: https://zoulica.com This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
09:10
August 28, 2020
When Goguen?? with Gregg Dourgarian
Join James as he covers the following topics: Details about Goguen and how it will be used with smart contract developer Gregg Dourgarian. A new segment called 'Get To Know That SPO' where we bring in a stake pool operator to talk about their pool and what they have to offer. Today's feature is Maria, running Cardanistas stake pool [CARDS]. Guest 1 Info Name: Gregg Dourgarian, Founder of Supertrace and Tempworks Website: https://tempworks.com Guest 2 Info Name: Maria Carmo Stake Pool: CARDS Website: https://cardanistas.io This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
09:19
August 25, 2020
Big Announcement for Users of Yoroi!
Join James as he covers the following topics: Emurgo and AdaPools partnership. Click here for more information. This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
01:36
August 22, 2020
Where are the Women in the Space? with Shweta Part II
Join James as he covers the following topics: Shweta comes on the show again to talk more about women in the crypto space. Click here! to watch Part I.  Guest Info Name: Shweta Stake Pool: BLOCK This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
14:04
August 21, 2020
POS Tax Implications with Rebecca Samuels, a Certified CPA
Join James as he covers the following topics: Rebecca, a Certified CPA discusses tax implications of Proof of Stake rewards. Guest Info Name: Rebecca Samuels Email: info@pythagus.com Website: http://www.pythagus.com/ This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
09:36
August 18, 2020
A Stake Pool on an Android Phone?
Join James as he covers the following topics: Stake Pool Operator Mike managed to run a Cardano Stake Pool on Android phone. High transaction fees threatens Ethereum's DeFi dominance. Guest Info Name: Mike Stake Pool: BKN This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
11:02
August 17, 2020
Highlights from Charles' Latest August 14, 2020 AMA
Join James as he covers the following topics: Charles talks politics on his latest AMA. This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
13:23
August 15, 2020
Going All In on Cardano with Raymond
Join James as he covers the following topics: 1st blocks minted on mainnet. Raymond joins the show to talk about going all in on Cardano, Bitcoin maximalism, and more. Guest Info Name: Raymond Stake Pool: GROW This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
06:05
August 14, 2020
Where are the Women in the Space? with Shweta Part I
Join James as he covers the following topics: Shweta joins the show to talk about the Women of Cardano. The Total Noob Challenge -- Shweta tries her best to give the simplest explanation of What is Cardano. Guest Info Name: Shweta Stake Pool: BLOCK This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
06:51
August 11, 2020
D Parameter Delays & Paper Wallets with Marco & Raymond
Join James as he covers the following topics: Charles delays lower the d parameter. Charles talks about paper wallets. Macro and Raymond join the show to talk about paper wallets.  Guest 1 Info Name: Marco Stake Pools: BUFFY, SPIKE Guest 2 Info Name: Raymond Stake Pool: GROW This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
06:11
August 10, 2020
SPOs Losing Delegation to Bigger Stake Pools
Join James as he covers the following topics: Charles is confronted about the lack of communication with regards to the delay to lower the d parameter. Stake pool operators are losing delegation to bigger pools. Keith and Latheesan come on the show to give their point of view. Guest 1 Info Name: Keith Stake Pool: SAFE Guest 2 Info Name: Latheesan Stake Pool: ABRO This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
11:28
August 10, 2020
The Recent Stake Pool Hack with Kyle Solomon
Join James as he covers the following topics: Kyle Solomon talks about how 1 Million ADA was lost in a stake pool hack. Guest Info Name: Kyle Solomon Stake Pools: FROG, FROG2, WOLF This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
05:55
August 7, 2020
Charles Hoskinson on Operations Security
Join James as he covers the following topics: Charles Hoskinson talks OpSec. The Internet Called. Charles talks about his relationship with Vitalik. This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
07:07
August 5, 2020
ITN Rewards Issues with Rick McCracken
Join James as he covers the following topics: Rick joins the show to talk about the issues with ITN rewards recovery and what you should do if you're having a problem. Guest Info Name: Rick McCracken Stake Pools: DIGI, DIGI2 This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
03:13
August 4, 2020
D Parameters Discussions with Lord Wotton
Join James as he covers the following topics: Charles Hoskinson responds to the IOG's 20 stake pool concerns. ITN Rewards are ready to be redeemed on mainnet. Lord Wotton joins the show to talk about the d Parameter. Guest Info Name: Lord Wotton Stake Pool: RIOT This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
09:49
August 3, 2020
Shelley is LIVE!!
Join James as he covers the following topics: Charles Hoskinson gets emotional as he comments on the Shelley Release. Jeff from SWAG pool talks about his concerns about IOG setting up 20 stake pools. Charles Hoskinson weighs in on the Haskell Community critique of the cryptocurrency industry. Guest Info Name: Jeff Stake Pool: SWAG This episode of Your Cardano Update is brought to you by United Stakes of Cardano [USA01], a premier stake pool on the Cardano network.
08:44
August 1, 2020