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Tales from the Crypt is a podcast hosted by Marty Bent about Bitcoin. Join Marty, Editor in Chief of "the best newsletter in Bitcoin", as he sits down to discuss Bitcoin with interesting people.

Tales from the Crypt: A Bitcoin Podcast Marty Bent

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    • 4.8 • 571 Ratings

Tales from the Crypt is a podcast hosted by Marty Bent about Bitcoin. Join Marty, Editor in Chief of "the best newsletter in Bitcoin", as he sits down to discuss Bitcoin with interesting people.

    Rabbit Hole Recap: Bitcoin Week of 2021.06.14

    Rabbit Hole Recap: Bitcoin Week of 2021.06.14

    This week Marty and Matt discuss:

    - taproot upgrade has locked in, activation expected in november 

    - Criminals mailing ledger customers compromised hardware wallets 

    - US Bitcoin Mining Council formally launches 

    - NY Electricians' union successfully fights bitcoin mining ban 

    - G7 leaders say ransomware is a priority 

    - Ukrainian raids arrest six tied to CLOP ransomware 

    - Biden and Putin meet for four hours with US threatening "cyber response" to ransomware 

    - US Dems form "cryptocurrency working group" 

    - Microstrategy keeps buying bitcoin 

    - Microstrategy considering stock sale 

    - Swiss broker Relai raises $2.7M 

    - FastBitcoins now available in Australia 

    - Russell Okung's letter to the Nigerian government as local support for bitcoin increases 

    - Bitcoin Beach article in business week 

    - New guide from econoalchemist on coldcard + sparrow

    Shoutout to our sponsors:

    Cash App

    Unchained Capital

    HodlHodl

    Braiins

    • 2 hr 17 min
    Citadel Dispatch e0.2.6 - using a bitcoin node with @raspiblitz, @ronindojoui, @mynodebtc, @start9labs, and @nodl_it

    Citadel Dispatch e0.2.6 - using a bitcoin node with @raspiblitz, @ronindojoui, @mynodebtc, @start9labs, and @nodl_it

    EPISODE: 0.2.6

    BLOCK: 687726

    PRICE: 2478 sats per dollar

    TOPICS: using a bitcoin node, bitcoin node projects, tradeoffs, software licenses, monetization

    @raspiblitz: https://twitter.com/raspiblitz

    @ronindojoui: https://twitter.com/ronindojoui

    @mynodebtc: https://twitter.com/mynodebtc

    @start9labs: https://twitter.com/start9labs

    @nodl_it: https://twitter.com/nodl_it

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    • 3 hr 12 min
    #259: Bitcoin layer 3, empowering dissidents, and the power of the Lightning Network with Chase Perkins

    #259: Bitcoin layer 3, empowering dissidents, and the power of the Lightning Network with Chase Perkins

    Join Marty as he sits down with Chase Perkins, co-founder and CEO of Impervious.ai, to discuss:

    - Building a VPN that leverages Lightning Network routing nodes

    - Data transfer and user privacy on the Internet

    - Building an API that allows individuals to build privacy preserving apps that leverage Lightning

    - The second iteration of the Internet

    - Node management

    - much more

    Follow Chase on Twitter

    Check out Impervious

    Shoutout to this week's sponsors.

    Cash App. Start #stackingsats today. Use the promo code: "stackingsats" to receive $10 and contribute $10 to OWLS Lacrosse when you download the app.

    Lend at Hodl Hodl is a new non-custodial bitcoin backed lending platform, that allows peer to peer lending and borrowing between users, globally, anonymously & on your own terms. Create you offers & set your own terms on lend.hodlhodl.com

    Compass Mining. Compass wants to democratize bitcoins hashrate and give everyone the ability to strengthen the network while mining bitcoin profitably. Thanks to Compass, it’s never been easier to mine bitcoin. Check them out at compassmining.io

    Braiins. Braiins are leaders in the mining industry; running Slush Pool, creating firmware to make miners more profitable (Braiins OS+), and building out Stratum V2 to help further decentralize mining and make Bitcoin more robust. Check out their mining profitability calculator.

    • 1 hr 24 min
    Rabbit Hole Recap: Bitcoin Week of 2021.06.07

    Rabbit Hole Recap: Bitcoin Week of 2021.06.07

    This week Marty and Matt discuss:

    - El Salvador declares bitcoin legal tender 

    - Legal tender move pissed off IMF 

    - VOLCANO MINING 

    - DOJ seizes 63.7 bitcoin connected to Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack 

    - Global bank regulators propose burdensome bitcoin capital rule 

    - White House advisor disclosures million dollar bitcoin position 

    - Blockstream and Square announce solar mining initiative 

    - Square announces $5M bitcoin endowment 

    - Rumors that Indian Government will be more positive toward bitcoin going forward 

    - Bitmex extends Gleb Naumenko grant 

    - Microstrategy announces new private offering 

    - Bitfinex invests in HodlHodl 

    - Ledger raises $380 million 

    - FBI ran an encrypted phone network 'Anom' with a backdoor 

    - Apple announces new 'private relay' trust minimized VPN 

    Shoutout to this week's sponsors.

    Cash App. Start #stackingsats today. Use the promo code: "stackingsats" to receive $10 and contribute $10 to OWLS Lacrosse when you download the app.

    Unchained Capital. Check out their white glove vault concierge service that will take you from zero to secure multisig setup in no time. Use the code TFTC and receive $50 off that package that includes 2 Trezor Model Ts and $1,000 in your vault.

    HodlHodl. Lend at Hodl Hodl is a new non-custodial bitcoin backed lending platform, that allows peer to peer lending and borrowing between users, globally, anonymously & on your own terms. Create you offers & set your own terms on lend.hodlhodl.com

    Braiins. Braiins are leaders in the mining industry; running Slush Pool, creating firmware to make miners more profitable (Braiins OS+), and building out Stratum V2 to help further decentralize mining and make Bitcoin more robust. Check out their mining profitability calculator.

    • 2 hr 36 min
    Citadel Dispatch e0.2.5 - the reality of ransomware with @evankaloudis

    Citadel Dispatch e0.2.5 - the reality of ransomware with @evankaloudis

    EPISODE: 0.2.5

    BLOCK: 686852

    PRICE: 2965 sats per dollar

    TOPICS: the reality of ransomware



    @evankaloudis: https://twitter.com/evankaloudis



    Streamed live every tuesday @ 5PM EST | 2100 UTC:  

    CITADELDISPATCH.COM



    twitch: https://twitch.tv/citadeldispatch  

    youtube: https://youtube.com/tftc21  

    telegram: https://t.me/citadeldispatch

    • 1 hr 36 min
    Rabbit Hole Recap LIVE IN MIAMI: Week of 2021.05.31

    Rabbit Hole Recap LIVE IN MIAMI: Week of 2021.05.31

    This week Marty and Matt discuss:

    - Moon bouncing transactions

    - Ross Ulbricht's interview

    - Green coins

    - Kevin O'Leary gets heckled

    - Censorship

    - Bitcoin Design Guide

    - Indy 500

    - Mining in gas fields

    - Much more

    Shoutout to this week's sponsors.

    Cash App. Start #stackingsats today. Use the promo code: "stackingsats" to receive $10 and contribute $10 to OWLS Lacrosse when you download the app.

    Unchained Capital. Check out their white glove vault concierge service that will take you from zero to secure multisig setup in no time. Use the code TFTC and receive $50 off that package that includes 2 Trezor Model Ts and $1,000 in your vault.

    HodlHodl. Lend at Hodl Hodl is a new non-custodial bitcoin backed lending platform, that allows peer to peer lending and borrowing between users, globally, anonymously & on your own terms. Create you offers & set your own terms on lend.hodlhodl.com

    Braiins. Braiins are leaders in the mining industry; running Slush Pool, creating firmware to make miners more profitable (Braiins OS+), and building out Stratum V2 to help further decentralize mining and make Bitcoin more robust. Check out their mining profitability calculator.

    • 1 hr 8 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
571 Ratings

571 Ratings

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Bullish

This is a very important show if you believe in freedom. That’s all you need to know.

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Awesome podcast with valuable content!

Marty Bent, host of the Tales from the Crypt, highlights all aspects of crypto and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

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