Wyre talks to the brightest minds in crypto to go beyond the hype in bitcoin, ethereum, and other cryptocurrency topics.
Ep 55, Secure Autonomous Earnings Through Staking and Defi—With Tim Ogilvie of Staked
DeFi and staking are classified as two different animals. And yet, both facilitate a protocol-level interaction with a smart contract that pays a yield over time. Today, Tim Ogilvie joins us to explain how Staked is playing in both arenas and introduce their new competitive rebalancing product, Robo Advisor for Yield or RAY.
Ep 54, Creating the Censorship-Resistant Standard for Global Free Speech —With Brad Kam of Unstoppable Domains
Imagine having the capacity to build a website that only you can put up or take down. A truly censorship-resistant site created on a decentralized registry. Today, Brad Kam joins us to explain how Unstoppable Domains is making crypto payments much simpler AND building the tools for global free speech on the blockchain
Ep 53, Hashflow — Bringing Financial Market Structure to Crypto with Varun Vruddhula and Lawson Baker
Scalability. Interoperability. Liquidity. Any number of projects in the crypto space are working to tackle these problems. But one is solving for all three at the same time and leveraging cashflow incentives to encourage participation in the network. Today, Varun Vruddhula and Lawson Baker join us to discuss the benefits of joining Hashflow.
Payments Evolved — Announcing Wyre V2 and the Future of Payments in Crypto with Michael Dunworth and Jack Jia of Wyre
The Wyre Team is in a unique market position, serving as a bridge from the traditional payments ecosystem to the Wild West that is cryptocurrency. Today, we sit down to discuss key trends in payments, offering insight around the connection between spending and identity and introducing our new Wyre Widget to facilitate device-based payments.
Ep 51, An Early Technologist’s Perspective on Investing —with Joey Krug of Augur & Pantera Capital
It’s no surprise that Joey Krug is a fan of taking calculated risks. Today, he sits down to explain how he created Augur, a mechanism for making bets on the blockchain, and discuss how the opportunity to meet other promising crypto developers inspired his angel investing career and current work with Pantera Capital.
Ep 50, Gnosis - The Full-Stack Predictions Market with Stefan George, Co-Founder, and CTO
GNOSIS is a trailblazer in the Ethereum space, creating the first implementation of both the multisig and smart contract wallets. Today, co-founder Stefan George discusses the team’s ongoing mission around aggregating global knowledge, their newly-formed dxDAO governance community, and their standing as the first company with a license to operate fully regulated prediction markets!