Real interviews for real bitcoiners.

Warning: this show contains critical thinking and real conversations with real bitcoiners. Both the host and the guests are not afraid of being critical, they constantly express the unpopular opinions that others don't even dare to utter, but in the end still conclude that Bitcoin is still the best money system humanity has ever had. It's going to take over the world, but we must ensure we use all the best practices of sovereignty and self custody. If you do proceed in spite of this warning, you will have a lot to learn from genuine people who use Bitcoin all around the world. While Bitcoin's financial, social and political takeover happens, you can learn more about it on the Bitcoin Takeover Podcast!

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S12 E2: Amir Taaki on the Early Days of Bitcoin

28-09-2022

Amir Taaki joined Bitcoin in late 2010, and is responsible for creating the BIP system, the first alternative Bitcoin client (libbitcoin), and the first privacy-focused wallet (DarkWallet). In this interview, he reflects on the early days of Bitcoin.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 59.46MB - Duration: 43:18 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)




S12 E1: Thomas Voegtlin on Electrum Wallet & Lightning Trampoline Nodes

24-09-2022

Electrum is the most feature-rich Bitcoin wallet, and creator Thomas Voegtlin has been adding improvements to it since 2011. Right now, Thomas is making the Lightning Network accessible with Trampoline nodes that don't need to be online 24/7.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 78.07MB - Duration: 56:51 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)




S11 E12: Bruce Fenton on Running for the US Senate as a Bitcoiner

21-08-2022

After having had enough from the authoritarians, longtime bitcoiner Bruce Fenton has decided to take matters into his own hands and run for the US Senate to represent New Hampshire. In this interview, he explains why & gives us an insight of his platform

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 133.23MB - Duration: 1:37:01 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)




S11 E11: Peter Todd on Bitcoin Inflation, Lightning & Privacy

25-07-2022

Recently, Peter Todd published a mathematical paper to explain how tail emission could work om Bitcoin. In this episode, he gets to explain why he thinks inflation is necessary to secure the Bitcoin network as the mining rewards get halved every 4 years.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 129.63MB - Duration: 1:34:23 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)




S11 E10: Sergej Kotliar on Bitrefill, Saving Bankers & Bitcoin Shoes

20-07-2022

As the CEO of Bitrefill, Sergej Kotliar has been offering a steady, predictable, reliable & seemingly-boring service for 7 years. However, Bitrefill is anything but boring: these days, the gift card company is trying to save the bankers & make NBA shoes!

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 62.52MB - Duration: 45:31 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)




S11 E9: Pavol Rusnak (Stick) on Trezor, SatoshiLabs & Open Source

12-07-2022

Pavol Rusnak (Stick) is one of the most prolific contributors in the Bitcoin space. Since creating the Trezor hardware wallet with his friend Slush, he worked tirelessly to create open source standards that make using BTC more secure and private.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 101.94MB - Duration: 1:14:14 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)




S11 E8: Joseph Tetek (SatsJoseph) on SatoshiLabs & Bitcoin Education in the Czech Republic

05-07-2022

Joseph Tetek (SatsJoseph) is a well-known Bitcoin educator, author, and content producer from the Czech Republic. In this episode, he talks about his work at Satoshi Labs, some upcoming Trezor projects, and what it's like to promote Bitcoin in Czech.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 57.04MB - Duration: 41:32 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)




S11 E7: Sodomak on Paralelni Polis and Crypto Anarchy

28-06-2022

Sodomak is a cryptoanarchist who formerly worked as the CTO of Paralelni Polis in Prague. In this interview, he talks about the philosophical values of Paralelni Polis, the cafe's origins, and how it provides Bitcoin education to every customer.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 51.22MB - Duration: 53:16 m (134 kbps 44100 Hz)




S11 E6: Nicholas Gregory on Mercury Wallet, Statechains & Privacy

18-06-2022

CommerceBlock CEO Nicholas Gregory is one of the engineering masterminds behind Mercury Wallet: a Bitcoin wallet which makes use of Statechains and provides privacy via CoinSwaps. In this interview, Nicholas talks about making bitcoin work as money.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 110.07MB - Duration: 1:20:09 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)




S11 E5: Charlie Lee on Mimble Wimble Extension Blocks (MWEB)

07-06-2022

Initially, extension blocks & Mimble Wimble were Bitcoin proposals for scalability & privacy. But now that Litecoin married the two with MWEB via soft fork, Charlie Lee explains if & how we can have this solution type of solution added into Bitcoin.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 97.15MB - Duration: 1:10:44 m (192 kbps 44100 Hz)




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