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Bitcoin Basics Podcast

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Invest in your own education before investing in Bitcoin. Hosts Faris (economist) & Gordon (technologist), from CoinCompass.com, make the complex world of Bitcoin simple by interviewing experts & translating key concepts for the Bitcoin beginner. No buzzwords, just the basics.

Invest in your own education before investing in Bitcoin. Hosts Faris (economist) & Gordon (technologist), from CoinCompass.com, make the complex world of Bitcoin simple by interviewing experts & translating key concepts for the Bitcoin beginner. No buzzwords, just the basics.

Location:

United States

Description:

Invest in your own education before investing in Bitcoin. Hosts Faris (economist) & Gordon (technologist), from CoinCompass.com, make the complex world of Bitcoin simple by interviewing experts & translating key concepts for the Bitcoin beginner. No buzzwords, just the basics.

Language:

English


Episodes

Bitcoin & Markets: Entering Q2 2021 | Bitcoin Basics (114)

4/12/2021
Bitcoin closes at a weekly all-time high. Where to from here for BTC? Are altcoins about to tumble?

Duration:00:12:38

Lightning Network vs Liquid Network | Bitcoin Basics (113)

4/8/2021
What's the difference between the Bitcoin Lightning Network & Blockstream's Liquid Network? If you have bitcoin why should you care?

Duration:00:10:38

Ask us any question | Bitcoin Basics

4/5/2021
Do you have a Bitcoin-related question? Ask us and we will answer it on our next Q&A episode.

Duration:00:00:22

Why Bitcoin is better than Ethereum | Bitcoin Basics (112)

4/2/2021
Why Bitcoin is better than Ethereum: technical & economic differences; Ethereum 2.0 misconceptions & marketing hype; max supply & circulating supply; & digital gold vs digital oil

Duration:00:24:31

Bitcoin & Markets: After Q1 2021 | Bitcoin Basics (111)

3/29/2021
What happens to bitcoin, currencies, gold, silver & bonds after Q1 2021? Bitcoin & US dollar are bullish but are bonds in a bear market?

Duration:00:26:30

Is your bitcoin safe? Maybe! | Bitcoin Basics (110)

3/27/2021
Is your bitcoin safe on an exchange, desktop/mobile, hardware, steel/paper wallet? Maybe not! Do a threat & risk assessment then create a personalised bitcoin self-custody solution

Duration:00:35:34

Is bitcoin private? Part 2 | Bitcoin Basics (109)

3/23/2021
Is Bitcoin private? Once you've bought KYC bitcoin (satoshis) what can you do to anonymize yourself? Coin mixers vs coinjoins & other OpSec (privacy) / InfoSec (security) considerations.

Duration:00:16:26

Is bitcoin private? Part 1 | Bitcoin Basics (108)

3/19/2021
Is Bitcoin private? How can you best remain anonymous? Physical security risks, reducing digital footprints, future-proofing all bitcoin purchases & privacy using the bitcoin lightning network.

Duration:00:18:47

How to buy bitcoin (#3 keep it) | Bitcoin Basics (106)

3/9/2021
Once you've bought bitcoin how do you own it, keep it & secure it? Upgrade your security hygiene (InfoSec) & privacy (OpSec) right now!

Duration:00:13:02

How to buy bitcoin (#2 secure it) | Bitcoin Basics (105)

3/5/2021
Stop renting bitcoin, start owning bitcoin, use non-custodial bitcoin wallets & create a personalised bitcoin custody solution for your investment

Duration:00:10:21

How to buy bitcoin (#1 buy it) | Bitcoin Basics (104)

3/3/2021
How to buy bitcoin conveniently (KYC) & privately (non-KYC)? However, we discuss the best solution for most people!

Duration:00:08:24

Bitcoin risk mitigation w/ Anthony Park | Bitcoin Basics (103)

2/23/2021
Anthony Park (US Attorney) joins us again to discuss losing your bitcoin vs having it stolen

Duration:00:39:03

Raoul Pal: irresponsibly long bitcoin | Bitcoin Basics (102)

2/12/2021
Raoul Pal explains why he's sold all his gold & is irresponsibly long bitcoin

Duration:01:01:24

Jared Dillian: why I’ve sold my bitcoin! | Bitcoin Basics (101)

2/5/2021
Jared Dillian joins us to discuss why he's sold all his bitcoin, GameStop, macro markets & the overall market sentiment right now

Duration:00:14:17

Bitcoin ETFs w/ Steven McClurg | Bitcoin Basics (100)

2/3/2021
Steven McClurg joins us again to talk about the Valkyrie Bitcoin ETF, GameStop, inflation, gold, USD, macro markets & everything bitcoin (not XRP/Ripple)

Duration:00:56:53

What happens when all the bitcoin have been mined? | Bitcoin Basics (99)

1/30/2021
What happens when all the bitcoin have been mined? Then who secures the network without any block reward? Is bitcoin doomed?

Duration:00:15:36

Bitcoin Begins (7/7): What to do after buying bitcoin? | Bitcoin Basics (98)

1/26/2021
We destroy common Bitcoin myths & FUD such as: bitcoin is in a huge bubble, bitcoin is a worthless intangible asset, future Bitcoin killers & other nonsense.

Duration:00:16:45

Bitcoin Begins (6/7): Destroying Bitcoin myths & FUD | Bitcoin Basics (97)

1/21/2021
We destroy common Bitcoin myths & FUD such as: bitcoin is in a huge bubble, bitcoin is a worthless intangible asset, future Bitcoin killers & other nonsense.

Duration:00:14:07

Thank God for Bitcoin w/ Jimmy Song | Bitcoin Basics (96)

1/16/2021
Jimmy Song joins us to discuss his new book 'Thank God for Bitcoin' & explore the creation of money, its corruption & its potential redemption for Christians, atheists & everyone in between. What's wrong with the current monetary system & how can you opt out?

Duration:01:08:44

Bitcoin Begins (5/7): What are altcoins (shitcoins)? | Bitcoin Basics (95)

1/11/2021
What are altcoins (shitcoins)? Are some better than Bitcoin? The blockchain trilemma explained. Will Bitcoin always be king? Buy & hold bitcoin or speculate?

Duration:00:19:03