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S4 E6: JW Weatherman on Hardware Wallets, Cold Storage & Multisig

18-01-2020

05:45 – Solve the puzzle and get 2.1 BTC from show sponsor Phemex

 

8:50 – Supply chain attacks on hardware wallets

 

12:00 – Compromising private key generation on hardware wallets

 

12:50 – Is running Bitcoin Core on your computer as safe as using a hardware wallet?

 

14:46 – Coldcard’s PSBT

 

20:28 – Lindy effects in hardware wallets (the longer they’ve been around, the more secure they are)

 

22:50 – Hardware wallets are definitely better than bank account security

 

23:10 – Why Bitcoin’s scarcity makes it very valuable

 

24:43 – Losing bitcoins vs losing fiat

 

26:48 – Hardware wallets vs cold storage

 

29:00 – QR code cold storage

 

29:25 – Multisig

 

34:00 – Casa multisig inheritance system

 

39:30 – Authentication, identity & voting

 

43:30 – Are microchip implants a safe way to store your Bitcoin private keys?

 

45:47 – Why Bitcoin is the best user experience

 

47:20 – YetiCold dot com

 

55:00 – Why does YetiCold use 3 out of 7 signatures?

 

58:00 – JW Weatherman on using steel plates to store private keys

 

1:02:00 – What the term “cypherpunk” really means and why the cypherpunk movement is abolitionist 

 

1:05:40 – Why should YetiCold be trusted?

 

1:07:00 – Does YetiCold make JW Weatherman any money?

 

1:09:00 – Mathbot dot com

 

1:11:05 – Is Donald McIntyre a cypherpunk historian?

 

1:11:53 – David Chaum is a genius

 

1:13:50 – Digicash had to exist and had to fail

 

1:14:27 – Why JW Weatherman thinks Monero is a scam

 

1:16:53 – Closing note on the JW Weatherman’s interview with Tim May (available on YouTube)

 

Categories | Season 4

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