Video: Andreas Antonopoulos Keynote + Q&A

Published on Apr 14, 2015 by Bitcoin Wednesday

Bitcoin Wednesday #22 Featuring Andreas Antonopoulos on 1 April 2015. The Bitcoin Expert gives a keynote about cryptocurrency, social and economic implications and future applications. After the keynote he does an extended Q&A session in which he answers questions asked of him by the Dutch government and the public at Bitcoin Wednesday. He also talks about the Bitcoin technology as well as his startup Third Key Solutions which was launched the day before.

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Be Your Own Bank

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Editor’s note: Sonny Singh is the chief commercial officer of BitPay.

Digital currencies have come and gone, and despite the astonishing rise of bitcoin’s popularity over the past 18 months, the majority of the population has yet to board the bitcoin bandwagon.

One of the things that has plagued digital currencies in the past has been the perception that they are a solution in search of a problem. Does anyone really need digital currencies like bitcoin? Who are they intended for, and what purpose do they really serve?

Banks are focused on growth

As the recession recedes into a distant memory, banks have begun to shift strategy – moving from containing costs and mitigating risks to focusing again on growth. A recent survey of 100 banks showed that in 2014, bank CIOs believed that the underbanked offered the second-greatest revenue opportunity over the next three years (second only to the “Mass…

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Bitcoin: The People’s Money with Erik Voorhees

Published on Mar 21, 2015 by Liberty.me

Erik is a Bitcoin serial entrepreneur and advocate. Having been a featured guest on Bloomberg, Fox Business, CNBC, BBC Radio, The Peter Schiff Show, and numerous Bitcoin and industry conferences, Erik suggests there is no such thing as a “free market” when the institution of money itself is centrally planned and controlled.

Inside The Federal Reserve: “Money For Nothing” – The Full Movie

Published on Dec 1, 2014 by H7

Nearly 100 years after its creation, the power of the U.S. Federal Reserve has never been greater. Markets and governments around the world hold their breath in anticipation of the Fed Chairman’s every word. Yet the average person knows very little about the most powerful – and least understood – financial institution on earth. Narrated by Liev Schreiber, Money For Nothing is the first film to take viewers inside the Fed and reveal the impact of Fed policies – past, present, and future – on our lives. Join current and former Fed officials as they debate the critics, and each other, about the decisions that helped lead the global financial system to the brink of collapse in 2008. And why we might be headed there again…

Victoria Van Eyk Interviews Andreas Antonopoulos on Bitcoin

Published on March 14th, 2015 by Martin

In April 2014, Victoria van Eyk of ChangeTip had the pleasure of sitting down with Bitcoin thought leader Andreas Antonopoulos to ask in-depth questions about the industry. The following is a recorded interview that explores how Bitcoin and blockchain technology can actually change the world for the other 6.5 billion.

Video: Trace Mayer: “The big wild card with bitcoin is regulation”

Streamed live on Mar 5, 2015 by deBitcoin

Trace Mayer. Trace is an entrepreneur, investor, journalist, monetary scientist and defender of the freedom of speech. He holds a degree in Accounting and a law degree. He has studied Austrian economics focusing on the work of Murray Rothbard and Ludwig von Mises. He invested in bitcoin start-ups like Bitpay, Armory and Kraken.

Bitcoins and Gravy #57 Alpha Point: Powerful Software!

Published on March 1st, 2015 by John Barrett

On today’s show I speak with Vadim Telyatnikov, the CEO of Alpha Point. Alpha Point is powerful software that allows you to launch an exchange in days not months. Alpha Point supports multiple languages, interfaces and protocols. It also supports any and all fiat and cryptocurrencies. Throughout the interview we talk about Hedge funds and exchanges, how Alpha Point is different from its competitors and of course about the future of everyone’s favorite currency – Bitcoin!