The Bad Crypto Podcast - Bitcoin, Blockchain, Ethereum, Altcoins, Fintech and Cryptocurrency for Newbies
The show for people who want to learn about investing money in bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin and cryptocurrency, as well as blockchain, fintech and the future of digital payments
info_outline Tales from the Crypto: Stories of Hack Victims and How to Stay Secure 04/16/2018
Tales from the Crypto: Stories of Hack Victims and How to Stay Secure Wherever you find money you will find criminals. And the crypto world is a veritable feast for those seeking to steal from unsuspecting HODLers. In this show, you’ll meet four individuals who have been hacked by unscrupulous individuals. Some attacks were successful. Others were not. But you’ll discover what thieves are doing to easily access your beloved Bitcoin and how you can guard yourself against similar attacks.
info_outline Good News / Bad News for Week Ending April 13, 2018 04/13/2018
Good News / Bad News for Week Ending April 13, 2018 Bitcoin and the crypto markets are in the green today. Is it due to billionaire money rolling into virtual currency? Is it short sellers having to pay the piper after a bear market? Or can a religion move the price of crypto by saying it is compliant with their precepts? And are these the signs of a bull market or just another bull trap?
info_outline ICO Spotlight: Intiva Health, Shivom, DeedCoin, CriptoHub 04/12/2018
ICO Spotlight: Intiva Health, Shivom, DeedCoin, CriptoHub Just because the ICO space is awaiting regulation in the United States and other countries, it doesn’t mean they have come to a halt. On the contrary, innovation continues as companies seek to find new ways to leverage blockchain technology to improve how we do what we do.
info_outline Introducing the Bad Crypto Chicks 04/11/2018
Introducing the Bad Crypto Chicks Today, we are pleased to introduce you to two women who bring both brains and beauty to the table. In fact, they are so smart that we hesitate to call them “bad” at all. But that’s unfortunate because we are staying on brand. Bad is bad. So it’s time to even out the gender count and welcome the official Bad Crypto Chicks, Rachel and Sarah, to episode #110 of The Bad Crypto Podcast.
info_outline Sasha Ivanov, CEO of Waves Platform 04/09/2018
Sasha Ivanov, CEO of Waves Platform As card-carrying Bad Cryptopians, we like to make waves in the blockchain world. So does Sasha Ivanov, the CEO of Waves Platform, an open-source blockchain platform that allows anyone to make their own cryptocurrency token. For example, there may or may not be a JoelCoin.
info_outline Bad News for Week Ending April 6, 2018 04/06/2018
Bad News for Week Ending April 6, 2018 Bitcoin has it’s worst quarter ever, but the bulls says 2018 will be marked by a big run. 80,000 European stores will soon have the ability to take crypto from the big four. Twitter cracks down on cryptocurrency advertisements. And blockchain voting is coming to one state. These stories and more are the topics from this week’s headlines. If you like news, you’re going to love this special Bad News episode #108 of The Bad Crypto Podcast.
info_outline ICO Spotlight: CPROP, Bobs Repair, Social Wallet, Thinkcoin 04/05/2018
ICO Spotlight: CPROP, Bobs Repair, Social Wallet, Thinkcoin Real estate. Social Media. Transparency in reviews. Multi-asset exchanges. It’s a veritable smorgasbord of variety. Today, you’re going to hear from companies that hope to shake the foundations of their verticals by offering new blockchain-based solutions to make stuff work better.
info_outline Education on the Blockchain with Jinglan Wang 04/04/2018
Education on the Blockchain with Jinglan Wang Twenty years ago, most people wouldn’t have imagined how integrated the internet would be with our daily lives. By the same token, most people don’t see the blockchain revolution as it’s happening.
info_outline Ronnie Trump Ain't No April Fool! 04/01/2018
Ronnie Trump Ain't No April Fool! It’s April Fools Day in places where the ridiculous holiday is recognized and celebrated. And it’s a good thing, because it is April and we are fools. Rather than be like everyone else and try to pull a fast one on you, we’re going to pull a slow one on you instead.
info_outline Desiree Dickerson is Empowering Women 03/30/2018
Desiree Dickerson is Empowering Women Some people see crypto as an investment opportunity. Others see the potential for crypto to change the world. In today’s episode we welcome Desiree Dickerson, a super-cool crypto chick who is working to help empower women in post-conflict societies using blockchain technology.
info_outline ICO Spotlight: Multiversum, Momentum, HelloGold 03/29/2018
ICO Spotlight: Multiversum, Momentum, HelloGold Gold. Artificial Intelligence. Loyalty programs. And a 4th Generation blockchain. Four projects from across the crypto spectrum, all attempting to ambitiously tackle a real-world problem with a blockchain solution.
info_outline BIG Luv: First Charity on Blockchain 03/26/2018
BIG Luv: First Charity on Blockchain John McAfee told us that those who are looking at cryptos as an investment only are missing out on the promise of blockchain. We tend to agree. And so does Marco Robinson, the founder of Big Luv, the first charity on blockchain.
info_outline Crypto Regulation with David Drake 03/24/2018
Crypto Regulation with David Drake Is regulation of the crypto markets a good thing or bad thing? Well depending who you talk to you get differing opinions. Shocker. In this episode, we’re pleased to introduce you to David Drake, founder of LDJ Capital, a multi-family office which deals in worldwide funds accessing over $1.5 trillion in assets. That’s right.. I said trillion.
info_outline Blockchain Strategist Jeremy Gardner 03/23/2018
Blockchain Strategist Jeremy Gardner As benevolent dictators of The Republic of Bad Cryptopia, Travis and I care very much about our citizens. And because we’ve listened to you, you’ll discover a format change in this episode. You’ll meet blockchain strategist Jeremy Gardner.
info_outline ICO Spotlight #23: Amchart, DataBroker Dao, IPSX, Apex Token Fund 03/22/2018
ICO Spotlight #23: Amchart, DataBroker Dao, IPSX, Apex Token Fund Travis and I are fascinated by blockchain technology and how it can be used to improve the way we work and live. Today you will meet founders from four companies seeking to leverage the power of blockchain do just that. We’re pleased to welcome people from Amchart, DataBrokerDAO, IPSX and Apex Token Fund to the Republic of Bad Cryptopia. So settle in, listen up and look into the future with us on this sponsored ICO Spotlight edition of The Bad Crypto Podcast.
info_outline John McAfee Raw and Uncensored 03/20/2018
John McAfee Raw and Uncensored There is no one in the blockchain space more controversial than John McAfee. Once the founder of a software company that he now disowns, John has a rap sheet that’s longer than his biography. Some people love him. Some people hate him. And there’s probably a few people who don’t know who he is.
info_outline ICO Spotlight: PolySwarm, PikcioChain, Celsius Network, Socrates Coin 03/14/2018
ICO Spotlight: PolySwarm, PikcioChain, Celsius Network, Socrates Coin What are your favorite acronyms? FBI? SEC? CIA? ABC? CBS? NBC? BRB? OPP? Yeah, you know me. Well, we are partial to ICO. And in today’s episode we’re going to introduce you to a variety of companies seeking to change the world, or at least their vertical, by launching a utility token. They’re here to share their master plans with you, and we think it’s going to be OMG.
info_outline Bitcoin Gone Loco with Tone Vays 03/13/2018
Bitcoin Gone Loco with Tone Vays Ronnie Moas says watch the top 10-20 in market cap for investing in crypto. Ian Balina is all about those alt-coins. So what does Tone Vays say? We found ourselves actually without words a few times during our talk with this trader and analyst. That doesn’t happen very often. Because if it did, it would be the Silent Crypto Podcast.
info_outline Live from SXSW at The Blokhaus 03/12/2018
Live from SXSW at The Blokhaus Austin, Texas has a reputation for being weird, and it’s about to get even weirder because Travis and I have arrived. We’re live on location at the Blokhaus, a venue where blockchain leaders are imagining the future together.
info_outline Talkin' CryptoAssets with Jack Tatar 03/09/2018
Talkin' CryptoAssets with Jack Tatar You don’t know Jack. But Bad Crypto does. And you’re about to meet him. His name is Jack Tatar and he is co-author of the book "Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investor's Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond”. Jack joins us to discuss why crypto should be recognized as a top investing asset alongside stocks, bonds, gold, silver, and bills.
info_outline Top ICO Ratings, Reviews, & Research Sites 03/07/2018
Top ICO Ratings, Reviews, & Research Sites With so many ICOs hitting the crypto markets, how can you tell which are the winners and which are the losers? In this episode, we’ll discuss some of the things to look for as you do your own research. We’ll also share how to stock up on free crypto via airdrops. And you’ll discover a bank that has gotten wise by allowing their customers to invest in cryptocurrency.
info_outline John Stossel on Crypto, The Media & Silk Road 03/05/2018
John Stossel on Crypto, The Media & Silk Road It’s not often that you get to speak to a legend of journalism, but that’s exactly what Travis and I got to do recently. In this episode we welcome investigative journalist John Stossel to the show. John has a long history of reporting on network news and has recently finished a series covering the Silk Road.
info_outline Ship it on the Blockchain 03/02/2018
Ship it on the Blockchain There are some industries that blockchain makes more sense for then others, and one of those is supply chain and all the tracking needed to make sure goods get from point A to B to C to D. In this episode, we welcome John Monarch and Brian D. Evans of Shipchain.io to the show to discuss their new venture and how they intend to impact a multi-trillion dollar industry.
info_outline ICO Spotlight: FCFL.io, DigiPulse 03/01/2018
ICO Spotlight: FCFL.io, DigiPulse They say variety is the spice of life, and the blockchain projects that are soon coming to market intend to solve problems on many fronts. From securing who inherits your digital assets, to controlling your own football league on the blockchain, new problems mean new solutions.