Neocash Radio
Ep180 All Eyes on Zcash Launch, Obama Administration Steals $5 Billion, Cell411 beats Arcade City

Iceland votes for more pirates! Signal has nothing to share with the FBI. New York wants to tell you how you can use your spare rooms. The Department of Health and Human Services is stealing according to the Government Accountability Office. Zcash launches with a bang. Zero-knowledge proofs and Ethereum. Arcade City Token sale. Cell411 beats Arcade city with a free, decentralized, ridesharing app. Bitcoin version 0.13.1 Seg-wit is awaiting the signal.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 8:14pm EDT

EP179 AT&T’s For-Profit Spying Scandal, Open Bazaar Deploys Stores, the Pentagon Steals from Soldiers, and a Cyberwar is Heating Up!

An update on the U.S.-Russia Proxy War. News about the recent mass internet outage that affected NE U.S. AT&T secretly spied on their customers for profits and now wants to buy up Time Warner and more! Eurozone approves the latest bailout for Greece. Chinese State Banks selling dollars to shore up the falling Yuan. Facebook Messenger bots let you buy things with PayPal. Venezuela escapes bankruptcy while Venezuelan congress calls for a trial for Maduro. The pentagon steals from soldiers. Debit card holders in India beware! Blocksize or Blocktime? Open Bazaar releases some updates and a way to have your store hosted in the cloud. The Ethereum attack’s IP may have been found. Ethereum Classic is upgrading and hard forking.

Direct download: EP_179.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 6:52pm EDT

Roger Ver interview: Bitcoin Unlimited

In this bonus episode of Neocash Radio, Bitcoin angel investor & CEO Roger Ver talks with JJ, Darren, and Randy about Bitcoin Unlimited, a new initiative that lets Bitcoin miners dictate the block size they want to use. Could this be an end to the BTC block size debate? Will this require a hard fork? Could that create two different Bitcoin chains like what happened with Ethereum? We also discuss censorship on Reddit's r/bitcoin channel, the Lightning Network, SegWit, and more!

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 8:22pm EDT

Neocash Radio - Episode 178

The European Central Bank wants more regulations on cryptocurrencies. The Deutsche Bank saga thickens. Wikileaks shows Hillary Clinton’s plans to “covertly” invade Syria. UK’s spy agency has been illegally operating for 17 years. Ethereum ain’t afraid of no fork. Bitcoin Unlimited gets some major support. Prison/Slave labor and perverse economies

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 8:03pm EDT

Neocash Radio - Episode 177

Dubai wants all government documents on the Blockchain by 2020. The United Nations is testing blockchains for funding and remittances. Onecoin is a scam and Bruce Fenton is concerned that its crash could stir up a call for crypto regulations. More scam wallets take down from the Apple Store. Darren calculates the half-life of Swiss francs given the negative interest rates. The US is engaged in a proxy war with Russia over regime change in Syria. Scaling bitcoin conference has no mention of blocksize increase. Augur ICO raises $5.3 Million. Randy attends the New Hampshire State House Cryptocurrency Commission.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:35pm EDT

Neocash Radio - Episode 176

OPEC may cut oil production and it probably won’t matter. Deutsche Bank won’t be bailed out says German Government. India and Pakistan are fighting again. Your tax dollars hard at work: the Pentagon paid a UK PR firm more than half a billion to make propaganda videos. China’s Yuan gets bolstered by the IMF, joins SDR basket. IMF worries over record debt levels of 225% WORLD GDP.  The Federal Reserve looks at Ripple for faster payments. CGI launches Ripple validator node joining 121 others. Yahoo is a scumbag for handing ALL emails to the government secretly. SingularDTV ICO is sold out in less than 17 minutes. Blockstream anointed Lightning Network has a successful transaction on the testnet. Monero value plummets as Oasis goes offline and AlphaBay pauses transactions to upgrade their Monero Daemon. News Organizations sue FBI for details on exploit used in San Bernardino Case.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 8:14pm EDT

The Painful Economics of the War on Drugs

The War on Drugs has been called a trillion dollar failure, and beyond its economic failings, more and more people are waking up to the horrors this modern-day Prohibition is creating in our society, and asking more about who actually benefits from these antiquated authoritarian controls.

In this special bonus episode of Neocash Radio—"The Painful Economics of the War on Drugs"—Darren and Randy interview Matt Simon, New England Political Director and Legislative Analyst for the Marijuana Policy Project.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:06pm EDT

Neocash Radio - Episode 175

Miller and Budweiser now owned by one massive company. Wells Fargo CEO sentenced to 3 years in prison for banking scandal, just kidding, he was given a slap on the wrist. Facebook is going to help feed into Middle Eastern anger by censoring Arab discontent. The Federal Reserve is terrible at economics. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers is going independent. HP ink cartridges will soon have the DRM hacked and a cheap workaround publicized. Bitcoin Unlimited hashrate is on the rise and sights now turn to the Minimum Viable Hard Fork to spin off the main Bitcoin Core chain.The Japanese version of BitPay, called Coincheck, is allowing users to pay their Utility bills with bitcoin. Dash version 12.1 heads to the testnet and heralds some big changes in the coming updates. Fortune magazine covers Vitalik Buterin, twice. To SpaceX and beyond, Musk wants Mars.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 8:27pm EDT

Neocash Radio - Episode 174

Bayer buys Monsanto with largest all cash deal on record. The New York Police Department has used civil asset forfeiture so much that it's outdated computer system, allegedly, cannot even calculate the amount. The US government wants Deutsche Bank to pay for the financial crisis of 2008. The Wells Fargo executive in charge of the unit that made headlines with phony bank accounts walks away with a $124.5 Million dollar paycheck. Credit unions are looking more appealing in light of the recent bank scandals. The Federal Reserve has no way out of the terrible bailout strategy. A Federal Judge has ruled Bitcoin is money. The Bank of England and PricewaterhouseCoopers are looking to adopt blockchain technology. Synereo raises 3 million so far with a recently started fundraising campaign. We talk quite a bit about the latest news with Ethereum. Roger Ver's pool mines the first Bitcoin Unlimited block.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:01pm EDT

Neocash Radio - Episode 173

Phony bank accounts a normal thing for Wells Fargo. Friday stocks drop but perhaps the news is being overblown. IMF managing direct warns, the natives are getting restless. Euro-zone is seeing price inflation for food. Finland tests out a basic income. Lykke Initial Coin Offering is underway, will it float? 2nd Largest BTC mining pool setting up a new pool for open sourced testing of new mining techniques. SegWit is being criticized for the soft-fork approach. Is that a blockchain on your telephone pole? Utilities and the blockchain. Ethereum classic is still kicking but for what and how will they innovate better than ETH?

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:14pm EDT