The Secret History of Cryptocurrency w/ John Brisson, Clay Vandiver & Recluse
Aug 9th, 2021 by The Farm Podcast
cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, PayPal Mafia, Peter Thiel, Elon Musk, Mt. Gox, Jed McCaleb, blockchain, "mining," energy use, stablecoins, meme coins, NFTs, Ethereum, Ripple, Stellar Lumens, Reserve Rights, Brock Pierce, Matthew Mellon, DeFi, Exchange Traded Funds, ETFs, Securities and Exchanges Commission, SEC, Kryptoin, Skybridge, Anthony Scaramucci, John McAfee, Mircea Popescu, strange deaths related to crypto, difficulties of banning crypto, Pirate Bay, China, crypto "supercycle," Central Bank Digital Currency, CBDCs
Correction: Mt. Gox was started in 2006, but was moribund for several years before McCaleb resurrected it as a crypto exchange several years later.