May 20th, 2023 | 1 hr 22 mins
arhtur hayes, banking, denominator, etf, etherium, filecoin, grayscale, ledger, mica, nunchuk, pos, pow, sec
Chris and the bitcoin dad discuss the latest Ledger hardware wallet recovery controversy, an interesting blog post on banking developments, as well as speculative ideas for increasing bitcoin throughput.
April 30th, 2022 | 1 hr 40 mins
119, bip, btc, eth, lido, opctv, pos, pow, rubin
The hosts grapple with the complexities of bitcoin upgrades, etherium has already failed, a surprise entrant adopts bitcoin, and court controversy by saying bitcoin is NOT a store of value...yet. Stay for the end to hear the dramatic next chapter of Chris' son's Roblox adventures.
March 7th, 2022 | 1 hr 32 mins
blocksize, btc, eth, pos
Financial sanctions hit Russia as ordinary Russians and Ukrainians run to bitcoin to protect their savings. The big block discussion has moved to Etherium while sanctions hit that network. Also, privacy is not dead.
February 26th, 2022 | 1 hr 26 mins
btc, eth, pos, pow
Bitcoin Dad and Chris talk about the differences between proof of work (POW) and proof of stake (POS), when coinjoins are bad (and good), and when to use a Memory Palace.