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Analysis in Chains - Linking opportunities in Blockchain, Bitcoin, Ethereum and other Cryptocurrencies

Bringing you insight and analysis on Blockcahin, Bitcoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies

Neal and Nathan guide you through the dynamic world of Crypto assets, helping you navigate the opportunities that will be coming in the horizon. Donations welcome: Waves Wallet (Accepts BTC and ETH): 3P7471qhDSGv5rCwcyTzmfGwJRetxAPueS7

Copyright: Copyright 2017 - Analysis in Chains Podcast | Date: 2017-08-29 10:19:27

Episodes

#108 - Interview with Anita Schjøll Brede, CEO of Iris.AI

Scientific research is very centralized, which means the incentives for academic researchers are not aligned. Anita Schjøll Brede, CEO of Iris.Ai is trying to change that.  With Project Aiur, Anita and her team aim to shake up the world of academic publishing, meaning increased accessibility to research, incentives for proper peer review, incentives for publishing undesirable results, and more!  It’s a big vision for the world of academia, but is academia ready for her?

 

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Date: 2018-08-16 14:00:00

#107 - Bakkt to the Future

There may be a crypto winter but the big boys are still playing. The owner of the NYSE is launching Bakkt, a crypto exchange that has the backing of Microsoft, BCG and Starbucks. Does this mean mainstream acceptance of crypto?  Could this mean a first move toward security token exchanges?  Or nothing more than a quick pilot project with a lot of hype?

 

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Date: 2018-08-13 21:39:25

#106 - Interview with Bradley Zastrow, Global Business Development, Dash

Dash is one of the top 100 coins and has its roots as an early fork of Bitcoin. It aims to be digital cash, incorporating features such as instant send, private transactions, and a self-funded, self governing organizational structure.  Today Bradley Zastrow, the head of Global Business Development for Dash joins us to announce their partnership with Rewards.com and to talk about the challenges crypto faces to achieve mass market adoption.

 

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Date: 2018-08-09 10:31:11

#105 - Corporate interest in blockchain cooling, but do they really get it?

As the world swelters, Neal and Nathan take to discussing one thing that may be cooling: corporate interest in blockchain. Reading through a Bloomburg article on the topic, we look at reasons for the slowdown, and the challenge corporates have of understanding what blockchain is all about in the first place. 

 

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-31/blockchain-once-seen-as-a-corporate-cure-all-suffers-slowdown

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Date: 2018-08-06 13:10:00

#104 - Interview with Lorne Lantz CTO of Formosa Financial

Bitcoin is revolutionary technology because it allows a way to electronically transfer funds without trusting a third party.  But what happens when you need to interact with the off-chain world?  Or when you have a large amount of crypto assets sitting on a bookshelf vulnerable to theft? Crypto startups need bank accounts, insurance, brokerages, custodial services and more, and financial institutions are reluctant to work with crypto startups because of the regulatory and financial risks involved.  

Today we talk with Lorne Lantz, CTO of Formosa Financial, who are working with banks and crypto startups to add a layer of trust to this trustless industry. 

http://www.formosa.financial

 

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Date: 2018-08-02 07:27:39

#103 - What the ETF?

 

The summer has been good for Bitcoin, so far, and people are talking about the potential influx of institutional money with the advent of crypto ETFs.  

But are we jumping the gun?  Can institutional investors reasonably get into crypto at this stage? What milestones will crypto need to hit before ETFs get approved?

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Date: 2018-07-31 18:04:09

#102 - Interview with Mikko Alasaarela CEO of Inbot

Greetings fellow hashers,

 

This week I had the pleasure of attending the Blockchain Visionnaires Summit.  It was a beautiful day so I went down by the river during a break and had a chat with Mikko Alasaarela, the CEO and founder of Inbot, a blockchain-based platform that incentivizes business referrals, helping businesses to grow through a trusted network.  

We sat by the river and discussed the project, as well as the future of business and work, and the role AI will play. It was a nice light topic for a summer day, so come pull up a chair, get some iced tea, and come listen in.

 

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Date: 2018-07-26 14:42:59

#101 - Impromptu Interview with Sasha Ivanov CEO of Waves Platform

Happy Monday felow hashers!

Summer is the season of events, and in Berlin there are multiple events every day.  On Friday I had 3 separate blockchain events to attend: One for the opening of the Full Node coworking space, a followup afterparty for DAppCon, and the Waves Platform Road Show.  While I was event-hopping I was able to snag Sasha Ivanov, the CEO of the Waves platform for an on-the-spot interview to talk about their new smart contracts, his take on the future of base protocols, and the role of regulators.  Thank you Sasha for coming on the show!

You may remember that Waves is a proof-of-stake system that allows people to easily create their own crypto tokens.  We created the Analysis in Chains Nutshells using the waves platform, and if you would like some, you can sign up to our slack group and we’ll send you some to your Waves wallet!  http://www.analysisinchainspodcast.com/p/sign-up-for-slack/

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Date: 2018-07-23 07:27:54

#100 - Nathan and Neal reflect on a year of crypto

Happy Anniversary!  For the past year Nathan and Neal have brought you thoughts on crypto nearly twice a week, sometimes more, and today we take a breather in a Montreal park to reflect on how far we’ve come as a show and as an industry.  

Thank you to everyone who has supported us on our journey so far, all of our listeners, those who supported us with your time, your donations, your retweets, your presence at our live events, and your guest appearances. We’ve had a great time so far and look forward to another great year of crypto, and hope you all stay with us on the journey.

 

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Date: 2018-07-16 09:38:32

#99 - Crypto is starting to draw in high net worth individuals

Neal and Nathan met up in Montreal and recorded an episode in the local park, where they discussed the changing nature of crypto exchanges. They now want high net worth individuals to invest rather than everyday Joe - who is finding it harder to buy crypto. Is cryto going off course? Or is it necessary for the sustainabilty of the industry?

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Date: 2018-07-10 02:29:37

#98 - Will blockchain be the future for gaming economies?

Over the years computer gaming has become an increasingly online activity funded by loot boxes, and in game cosmetic and functional items that can be purchased via microtransaction. Blockchain has offered an exciting way of guaranteeing rarity of in-game items and providing secondary markets for your loot.  But with every innovation comes challenges including developers losing dictatorial authority over their in game economies and external requlatory issues surrounding lootboxes being classified as gambling.  How will blockchain pave the way forward for the hats your elves wear?  Join Nathan and Neal as they explore the topic!

 

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Date: 2018-07-05 10:18:47

#97 - ICO trends one year in

It’s been nearly a year since Analysis in Chains began, and as we approach our 100th episode Neal and Nathan stop to take a look at the current state of ICOs and how things have changed since last year. Is doing a utility token sale still viable?  Will the best projects be core protocols or higher level projects?  Tune in as we hash it out!

Also happy Canada Day! 

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Date: 2018-07-02 06:54:01

#96 - Chandan Lodha, Cofounder of Cointracker Live in SF

If you haven’t made it to one of our live events don’t worry we record them!  Today’s episode was recorded at Metis San Francisco on May 21st, where Frank Chen our local leader had the opportunity to interview Chandan Lodha, Cofounder of Cointracker.  Thank you to everyone who made that happen.

 

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Date: 2018-06-29 21:22:22

#95 - What problem are you solving?

With the crypto crash, today Nathan decided to take a bit of a break from talking about the rollercoaster ride that is Crypto and instead talk about something close to his heart - how he frames and looks at the world.

Blockchain is very popular right now and a lot of people are evaluating whether to change careers to get more involved in blockchain. New graduates are looking at how to start a career in tech.  Young entrepreneurs are thinking of doing blockchain startups but aren’t sure what idea they should have.

 

Nathan’s advice - instead of framing your career or business in terms of what you’re good at, what you want to do, or what you want to get, frame it in terms of what problems you want to solve, and all the rest will get much clearer.

 

Ted talk referenced in this episode: https://www.ted.com/talks/dan_pink_on_motivation

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Date: 2018-06-26 14:39:27

#94 - The real reason behind the low Bitcoin price!

Ladies and Gentlemen, Neal is back with a vengance.  Today we disciss a key factor behind what is keeping crypto prices at a low ebb.  Not to be too clickbaity, but you might find it surprising! 

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Berlin Blockchain Unpacked meetup coming on June 21st!  https://www.meetup.com/AnalysisInChainsBerlin/events/251229514/ [...]

Date: 2018-06-19 09:32:45

#93 - Blockchain in a Box - Interview with Daniel Benkenstein, CMO of Unibright

Everyone has been excited about cryptocurrency since last summer, but we all know that as blockchain goes mainstream, it’s the big companies who will be the driving force in adoption.  Today Nathan speaks with Daniel Benkenstein, CMO of Unibright.  Unibright has blockchain agnostic tools for registering workflows on the blockchain to help companies communicate key data securely and immutably without giving access to their private databases.  They spoke about the project and also about how companies are viewing blockchain vs. cryptocurrency and the important distinctions between them.

 

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Date: 2018-06-15 07:28:29

#92 - Tradeoffs and Problem Solving: EOS Main Net Live

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Berlin Blockchain Unpacked meetup coming on June 21st!  https://www.meetup.com/AnalysisInChainsBerlin/events/251229514/

San Francisco Blockchain Unpacked Meetup ALSO on June 21st: 

Date: 2018-06-11 11:14:48

#91 - Gust Network at Blockchain Unpacked Vol 5

Greetings fellow hashers!

 

If you’ve ever been discouraged by a job search, Gust.network will put some wind in your sales.  Today’s episode is a recording of our live Blockchain Unpacked event from May 3rd 2018. Gust.network CTO Felipe Stark joined us to talk about his experience starting a blockchain project and the decisions they have made. 

 

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Date: 2018-06-06 14:48:14

#91 - Gust Network at Blockchain Unpacked Vol 5

Greetings fellow hashers!

 

If you’ve ever been discouraged by a job search, Gust.network will put some wind in your sales.  Today’s episode is a recording of our live Blockchain Unpacked event from May 3rd 2018. Gust.network CTO Felipe Stark joined us to talk about his experience starting a blockchain project and the decisions they have made. 

 

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Date: 2018-06-06 14:48:14

#90 - _____ and Nathan

Hey everyone,

The bad news is Neal is away this week and possible for a few more weeks after this.  The good news is that Nathan and Neal met up in Montreal and had a beer last Friday for the first time in 5 years.  So today’s episode is everything they talked about, as recounted by Nathan.

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Date: 2018-06-05 20:25:34

#90 - _____ and Nathan

Hey everyone,

The bad news is Neal is away this week and possible for a few more weeks after this.  The good news is that Nathan and Neal met up in Montreal and had a beer last Friday for the first time in 5 years.  So today’s episode is everything they talked about, as recounted by Nathan.

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Date: 2018-06-05 20:25:34

#89 - Introduction to Wallets and how to store your Crypto

Do you store your crypto funds on a wallet? Do you know the best ways to properly store your crypto and not get compromised or hacked?

Neal and Alain discuss their experiences with wallets for various Crypto and highlight best practices to keep your funds safe and make the experience more convenient.

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Date: 2018-06-02 18:19:53

#89 - Introduction to Wallets and how to store your Crypto

Do you store your crypto funds on a wallet? Do you know the best ways to properly store your crypto and not get compromised or hacked?

Neal and Alain discuss their experiences with wallets for various Crypto and highlight best practices to keep your funds safe and make the experience more convenient.

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Please note that the speakers in this podcast are not financial experts and are not offering financial advice

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Date: 2018-06-02 18:19:53

#88 - Interview with Chris Tse, Founder of Cardstack

This week Nathan meets with Chris Tse, the founder of Cardstack.

Cardstack is an open-source framework and consensus protocol that makes blockchains usable and scalable for the mass market, creating a decentralized software ecosystem that can challenge today’s digital superpowers.

In recent years we have seen fewer internet superpowers control all the details of the masses since applications depend on Facebook and Google accounts to sign up and register. Cardstack aims to decentralize app logins to help prevent future personal data hacks such as Cambrdige Analytica from happening again in the future..

 You can find more details about Cardstack at https://cardstack.com/ 

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Date: 2018-05-27 14:07:13

#88 - Interview with Chris Tse, Founder of Cardstack

This week Nathan meets with Chris Tse, the founder of Cardstack.

Cardstack is an open-source framework and consensus protocol that makes blockchains usable and scalable for the mass market, creating a decentralized software ecosystem that can challenge today’s digital superpowers.

In recent years we have seen fewer internet superpowers control all the details of the masses since applications depend on Facebook and Google accounts to sign up and register. Cardstack aims to decentralize app logins to help prevent future personal data hacks such as Cambrdige Analytica from happening again in the future..

 You can find more details about Cardstack at https://cardstack.com/ 

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Date: 2018-05-27 14:07:13

#87 - The Crypto rally that didn’t happen

This week was the crypto rally that didn’t happen thanks to Tom Lee’s prediction based on historic trends after the Consensus conferences. There were big price predictions based on crypto conference attendance trends,  but it was a damp squib in the end. Should investors focus on these stats for price predictions? Or are they better off following the product development of an ICO to gauge opportunities?

As a bonus, we have an interview with Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands discussing crypto.

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Date: 2018-05-22 02:50:48

#87 - The Crypto rally that didn’t happen

This week was the crypto rally that didn’t happen thanks to Tom Lee’s prediction based on historic trends after the Consensus conferences. There were big price predictions based on crypto conference attendance trends,  but it was a damp squib in the end. Should investors focus on these stats for price predictions? Or are they better off following the product development of an ICO to gauge opportunities?

As a bonus, we have an interview with Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands discussing crypto.

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Date: 2018-05-22 02:50:48

#86 – Interview with Lodewijk Veldhuijzen, CEO and Cofounder of the Anything App

Today we talk with Lodewijk Veldhuijzen the CEO and Cofounder of the Anything App. Their goal is to enable people to share their information, and expertise, helping others over the phone, while being rewarded with ANY Coin.  We also talked with Lodewijk about some of the challenges the crypto industry must overcome to achieve mass market adoption, and some of the upcoming ICO hotspots.

Anything App website and ICO Details: https://anything.app/

The Anything App ICO begins May 28th

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If  you are in San Francisco on the 25th of May don’t miss the chance to sit in on a live recording of Analysis in Chains.  Nathan will be there in person talking about h [...]

Date: 2018-05-19 10:50:38

#86 – Interview with Lodewijk Veldhuijzen, CEO and Cofounder of the Anything App

Today we talk with Lodewijk Veldhuijzen the CEO and Cofounder of the Anything App. Their goal is to enable people to share their information, and expertise, helping others over the phone, while being rewarded with ANY Coin.  We also talked with Lodewijk about some of the challenges the crypto industry must overcome to achieve mass market adoption, and some of the upcoming ICO hotspots.

Anything App website and ICO Details: https://anything.app/

The Anything App ICO begins May 28th

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If  you are in San Francisco on the 25th of May don’t miss the chance to sit in on a live recording of Analysis in Chains.  Nathan will be there in person talking about h [...]

Date: 2018-05-19 10:50:38

#85 – The ASIC Mining debate is back, and a major Sweetbridge project announcement!

#85 – The ASIC Mining debate is back, and

Neal and Nathan this week dig into the world of ASIC mining, and the impact the latest Bitmain Antminer called Z9 has had on the communities of ZCash, Zencash and Zclassic.

Also, as a bonus, Nathan catches up with Scott Nelson, the CEO of Sweetbridge, who is announcing the date of their ICO and the launch of their accounting protocol.

Check out Sweetbridge at: https://sweetbridge.com/

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Date: 2018-05-15 02:23:02

#85 – The ASIC Mining debate is back, and a major Sweetbridge project announcement!

#85 – The ASIC Mining debate is back, and

Neal and Nathan this week dig into the world of ASIC mining, and the impact the latest Bitmain Antminer called Z9 has had on the communities of ZCash, Zencash and Zclassic.

Also, as a bonus, Nathan catches up with Scott Nelson, the CEO of Sweetbridge, who is announcing the date of their ICO and the launch of their accounting protocol.

Check out Sweetbridge at: https://sweetbridge.com/

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Date: 2018-05-15 02:23:02

#84 - Interview with Ben Jessel from Kadena

Blockchain technology is still in its early days and has a long way to develop in order to be adopted on a wide scale by industry.  Today we present an interview with Ben Jessel from Kadena who are trying to help with that.  Kadena has built PACT, which is a programming language for smart contracts that is more easily human-readable than other languages out there, as well as a “Chainweb” which is an approach to increasing the throughput of blockchains while maintaining a proof-of-work consensus algorithm.

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Don’t miss the next Blockchain Unpacked San Francisco event on May 25th with Nathan Williams, host of Analysis in Chains and founder of Minespider! 

Date: 2018-05-12 02:31:19

#84 - Interview with Ben Jessel from Kadena

Blockchain technology is still in its early days and has a long way to develop in order to be adopted on a wide scale by industry.  Today we present an interview with Ben Jessel from Kadena who are trying to help with that.  Kadena has built PACT, which is a programming language for smart contracts that is more easily human-readable than other languages out there, as well as a “Chainweb” which is an approach to increasing the throughput of blockchains while maintaining a proof-of-work consensus algorithm.

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Don’t miss the next Blockchain Unpacked San Francisco event on May 25th with Nathan Williams, host of Analysis in Chains and founder of Minespider! 

Date: 2018-05-12 02:31:19

#83 – What Tesla stock price tells us about Crypto valuations?

Neal and Nathan draw parallels between Tesla and crypto valuations, and how the mindset of investors is changing from traditional methods. The valuation of Tesla reflects the disruption potential in a given industry, and is not being valued the same way GM would be. For ICOs, they are being valued similarly to how Uber, AirBnB were valued when they were raising funds from VCs, and naturally their valuations can seem out of touch with reality since they too are valued on industry disruption potential. Given that ICOs are more accessible to modern day crypto investors this naturally pushes their prices even higher since everyone wants in on the next big thing in Tech.

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Date: 2018-05-08 00:39:33

#83 – What Tesla stock price tells us about Crypto valuations?

Neal and Nathan draw parallels between Tesla and crypto valuations, and how the mindset of investors is changing from traditional methods. The valuation of Tesla reflects the disruption potential in a given industry, and is not being valued the same way GM would be. For ICOs, they are being valued similarly to how Uber, AirBnB were valued when they were raising funds from VCs, and naturally their valuations can seem out of touch with reality since they too are valued on industry disruption potential. Given that ICOs are more accessible to modern day crypto investors this naturally pushes their prices even higher since everyone wants in on the next big thing in Tech.

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Date: 2018-05-08 00:39:33

#82 - Live Meetup with Abhishek Punia from Draper Associates

If you weren’t able to get to our live event in San Francisco on the 19th of April, don’t fear because today we bring you the recording of the event! Our local San Francisco leader, Frank Chen had the pleasure to speak with Abhishek Punia, a cryptocurrency analyst at the legendary Draper Associates about how they view the ICO investment space, investment philosophies, and where the blockchain industry is headed. 

Draper Associates is a seed stage venture fund that invests in revolutionary companies in gaming, SaaS, cloud, new finance, IOT, and mobile. Some of their recent portfolio companies in the blockchain space include Coinbase, Ledger, Robinhood, and CryptoMove.

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Date: 2018-05-05 02:20:45

#82 - Live Meetup with Abhishek Punia from Draper Associates

If you weren’t able to get to our live event in San Francisco on the 19th of April, don’t fear because today we bring you the recording of the event! Our local San Francisco leader, Frank Chen had the pleasure to speak with Abhishek Punia, a cryptocurrency analyst at the legendary Draper Associates about how they view the ICO investment space, investment philosophies, and where the blockchain industry is headed. 

Draper Associates is a seed stage venture fund that invests in revolutionary companies in gaming, SaaS, cloud, new finance, IOT, and mobile. Some of their recent portfolio companies in the blockchain space include Coinbase, Ledger, Robinhood, and CryptoMove.

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Date: 2018-05-05 02:20:45

#81 – Market momentum continues, but how do investors choose from so many crypto options?

Neal and Nathan announce some exciting news where Analysis In Chains are now a part of CryptoNews.com

Will we start to see more indexes for crypto? With so many projects out there, how can anyone stay on top of related crypto? And, will we start to see some form of curation of funds like we see in stocks on Wall Street?

While crypto buzz gains momentum, it is getting harder for ICOs to raise money since there is so much competition to raise money. VC Money continues to pile into Crypto and blockchain and is badly needed by anyone starting an ICO.

Also, Nathan deep dives into Hashgraph who presented in Berlin and he gives his take.

Crypto News Website: https://cryptonews.com/

Hashgraph website: https://www.hederahashgraph.com/

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Date: 2018-05-01 02:23:55

#81 – Market momentum continues, but how do investors choose from so many crypto options?

Neal and Nathan announce some exciting news where Analysis In Chains are now a part of CryptoNews.com

Will we start to see more indexes for crypto? With so many projects out there, how can anyone stay on top of related crypto? And, will we start to see some form of curation of funds like we see in stocks on Wall Street?

While crypto buzz gains momentum, it is getting harder for ICOs to raise money since there is so much competition to raise money. VC Money continues to pile into Crypto and blockchain and is badly needed by anyone starting an ICO.

Also, Nathan deep dives into Hashgraph who presented in Berlin and he gives his take.

Crypto News Website: https://cryptonews.com/

Hashgraph website: https://www.hederahashgraph.com/

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Date: 2018-05-01 02:23:55

#80 - Interview with Chen Zhuling, co-founder of aelf

Yo dog, i heard you like blockchains, so i put a blockchain on your blockchain so you can hash while you hash!

Blockchains do not talk to each other easily and making your own chain takes a lot of time. Today we speak with Chen Zhuling, CEO of Aelf about how they are making a decentralized blockhain operating system so companies can easily build their own chains off the Aelf main chain.

 Lean more about Aelf at https://aelf.io/ 

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Analysis in Chains is hosting a meetup on May 3rd in Berlin! We’ll be talking to Felipe Stark, Cofounder and CTO of Gust.Network

Check out the meetup at 

Date: 2018-04-29 03:05:43

#80 - Interview with Zhuling Chen, founder of aelf

Yo dog, i heard you like blockchains, so i put a blockchain on your blockchain so you can hash while you hash!

Blockchains do not talk to each other easily and making your own chain takes a lot of time. Today we speak with Zhuling Chen, CEO of Aelf about how they are making a decentralized blcockhain operating system so companies can easily build their own chains off the Aelf main chain.

 Lean more about Aelf at https://aelf.io/ 

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Analysis in Chains is hosting a meetup on May 3rd in Berlin! We’ll be talking to Felipe Stark, Cofounder and CTO of Gust.Network

Check out the meetup at 

Date: 2018-04-29 03:05:43

#79 – Savedroid tests the Trust of new investors

Neal and Nathan look at the impact of Savedroid’s hoax and discuss whether or not this could impact new investors entering the crypto space. Investor trust has been impacted – will this make crypto stronger? Or will it invite regulation?

Info on Savedroid hoax scam: https://bloom.bg/2HLHWVU

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Date: 2018-04-24 02:42:10

#79 – Savedroid tests the Trust of new investors

Neal and Nathan look at the impact of Savedroid’s hoax and discuss whether or not this could impact new investors entering the crypto space. Investor trust has been impacted – will this make crypto stronger? Or will it invite regulation?

Info on Savedroid hoax scam: https://bloom.bg/2HLHWVU

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Date: 2018-04-24 02:42:10

#78 - Interview with Michael de Blok from Seal.Network

Is my Gucci bag legit?  Counterfeit products are more than just a problem for the designer goods industry, they can finance criminal organizations and terrorism.  Today we speak with Michael de Blok from Seal.Network who are using NFC Chips embedded in designer gear paired with a digital twin in order to verify a product is genuine.  We also talked a bit about the challenges of using this technology with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Europe. 

To learn more about Seal.Network visit them at https://seal.network/ 

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Date: 2018-04-20 10:07:44

#78 - Interview with Michael de Blok from Seal.Network

Is my Gucci bag legit?  Counterfeit products are more than just a problem for the designer goods industry, they can finance criminal organizations and terrorism.  Today we speak with Michael de Blok from Seal.Network who are using NFC Chips embedded in designer gear paired with a digital twin in order to verify a product is genuine.  We also talked a bit about the challenges of using this technology with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Europe. 

To learn more about Seal.Network visit them at https://seal.network/ 

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Date: 2018-04-20 10:07:44

#77 – Crypto confidence is back, will we see another ICO summer boom?!?

Crypto takes off in the last week – why such a crazy jump?

Neal and Nathan dive into the market dynamics that caused lift off and question whether this could stimulate another ICO boom this summer. 

 

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Analysis in Chains SF is hosting a meetup on April 19th, 2018! We’ll be talking to Abhishek Punia, a cryptocurrency analyst at D [...]

Date: 2018-04-16 13:08:19

#77 – Crypto confidence is back, will we see another ICO summer boom?!?

Crypto takes off in the last week – why such a crazy jump?

Neal and Nathan dive into the market dynamics that caused lift off and question whether this could stimulate another ICO boom this summer. 

 

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Please note that the speakers in this podcast are not financial experts and are not offering financial advice.

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Analysis in Chains SF is hosting a meetup on April 19th, 2018! We’ll be talking to Abhishek Punia, a cryptocurrency analyst at D [...]

Date: 2018-04-16 13:08:19

#76 – Crypto Tax season, Monero Forks and Ethereum ASICs

Neal and Nathan are back after the Easter Break and dive straight into Crypto Taxes: What are the rules on taxing crypto and how do you know if you need to pay it?

Also, Bitmain shook up crypto markets by releasing an ASIC for Ethereum and rumors that there is one for Monero (which hard forked as a result). What will this mean for maintaining decentralized networks?

 

Links for the show:

Tom Lee on Tax impact on Bitcoin: https://cnb.cx/2qe49Dt

How to calculate your tax on Crypto: https://bit.ly/2FO0hjW

Wyoming Crypto Tax Haven: https://bit.ly/2ECvQvW

Cointracker: https://www.cointracker.io/

Monero Hard Ford Coins: https://bit.ly/2HanbVP

Ethereum ASICS: https://bit.ly/2HoEd0f

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Date: 2018-04-10 04:07:35

#76 – Crypto Tax season, Monero Forks and Ethereum ASICs

Neal and Nathan are back after the Easter Break and dive straight into Crypto Taxes: What are the rules on taxing crypto and how do you know if you need to pay it?

Also, Bitmain shook up crypto markets by releasing an ASIC for Ethereum and rumors that there is one for Monero (which hard forked as a result). What will this mean for maintaining decentralized networks?

 

Links for the show:

Tom Lee on Tax impact on Bitcoin: https://cnb.cx/2qe49Dt

How to calculate your tax on Crypto: https://bit.ly/2FO0hjW

Wyoming Crypto Tax Haven: https://bit.ly/2ECvQvW

Cointracker: https://www.cointracker.io/

Monero Hard Ford Coins: https://bit.ly/2HanbVP

Ethereum ASICS: https://bit.ly/2HoEd0f

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Date: 2018-04-10 04:07:35

#75 – Interview with Matthew Liu, Cofounder of Origin Protocol.

Neal and Nathan took Easter off, and we hope you all had a great long weekend, in spite of gloomy crypto prices!

We are back today with an interview with Matthew Liu, Cofounder of Origin Protocol.

Have you ever wanted to make your own decentralized sharing economy app?  Your own AirBnB or Car2Go?  Origin Protocol sees this in our future.  With a series of sharing economy smart contracts, they hope to enable a generation of entrepreneurs who will displace the silicon valley giants by building decentralized versions of the big sharing economy apps we know and love, without the user fees or data security issues.

You can learn more at: https://www.originprotocol.com

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Date: 2018-04-06 05:06:29

#75 – Interview with Matthew Liu, Cofounder of Origin Protocol.

Neal and Nathan took Easter off, and we hope you all had a great long weekend, in spite of gloomy crypto prices!

We are back today with an interview with Matthew Liu, Cofounder of Origin Protocol.

Have you ever wanted to make your own decentralized sharing economy app?  Your own AirBnB or Car2Go?  Origin Protocol sees this in our future.  With a series of sharing economy smart contracts, they hope to enable a generation of entrepreneurs who will displace the silicon valley giants by building decentralized versions of the big sharing economy apps we know and love, without the user fees or data security issues.

You can learn more at: https://www.originprotocol.com

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Date: 2018-04-06 05:06:29

#74 – How to find good Airdrops and are they really free?

Have you been hearing about Airdrops that are worth thousands of dollars and wondering why yours are less than a dollar? Neal, and special guest Alain Chung, dig through the Airdrop world and try to figure out how to identify good airdrops from the bad.

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  https://zeroin.tech/  

There are fifteen  25% discounts for Analysis In Chains listeners: https://ti.to/zeroin-conference/2 [...]

Date: 2018-03-29 02:09:44

#74 – How to find good Airdrops and are they really free?

Have you been hearing about Airdrops that are worth thousands of dollars and wondering why yours are less than a dollar? Neal, and special guest Alain Chung, dig through the Airdrop world and try to figure out how to identify good airdrops from the bad.

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  https://zeroin.tech/  

There are fifteen  25% discounts for Analysis In Chains listeners: https://ti.to/zeroin-conference/2 [...]

Date: 2018-03-29 02:09:44

#73 – Crypto Community growing while prices are dropping

While the world assumes that the crypto bubble has popped, little do they realize that crypto communities are blossoming everywhere.

Neal and Nathan discuss signs of how healthy the crypto community is lately, with so many exciting projects and people looking to give a helping hand however they can.

One exciting project that has caught Neal’s eye is Turtlecoin, which is a privacy coin launched last December. It gives blockchain enthusiasts an opportunity to join a committed community, and actually make an impact on a crypto without having to participate in an ICO. It’s also a great oppotunity to dip your toe into mining and understand why it’s an important part of blockhain technology. 

Check out more about Turtlecoin at: https://turtlecoin.lol/

Also, Nathan notes how he is seeing a boom in meetups in Berlin, and made a lucky break in his company Minespider thanks to the growing crypto community suppor [...]

Date: 2018-03-26 02:22:46

#73 – Crypto Community growing while prices are dropping

While the world assumes that the crypto bubble has popped, little do they realize that crypto communities are blossoming everywhere.

Neal and Nathan discuss signs of how healthy the crypto community is lately, with so many exciting projects and people looking to give a helping hand however they can.

One exciting project that has caught Neal’s eye is Turtlecoin, which is a privacy coin launched last December. It gives blockchain enthusiasts an opportunity to join a committed community, and actually make an impact on a crypto without having to participate in an ICO. It’s also a great oppotunity to dip your toe into mining and understand why it’s an important part of blockhain technology. 

Check out more about Turtlecoin at: https://turtlecoin.lol/

Also, Nathan notes how he is seeing a boom in meetups in Berlin, and made a lucky break in his company Minespider thanks to the growing crypto community suppor [...]

Date: 2018-03-26 02:22:46

#72 - Interview with Axel Schumacher, CEO of Shivom

Today we have a special treat - Frank Chen, our local leader in San Francisco makes his on-air debut interviewing Axel Schumacher, CEO and Cofounder of Project Shivom.  Project Shivom has the ambitious task of allowing people to store their genomes on the blockchain. This allows people to participate in ancestry exploration, or help researchers access to enormously valuable genomic data for medical research, while maintaining control over their self-sovereign data and being rewarded with tokens.  

If you want to learn more about Shivom, check out their website at: https://shivom.io/

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  

Date: 2018-03-22 03:13:26

#72 - Interview with Axel Schumacher, CEO of Shivom

Today we have a special treat - Frank Chen, our local leader in San Francisco makes his on-air debut interviewing Axel Schumacher, CEO and Cofounder of Project Shivom.  Project Shivom has the ambitious task of allowing people to store their genomes on the blockchain. This allows people to participate in ancestry exploration, or help researchers access to enormously valuable genomic data for medical research, while maintaining control over their self-sovereign data and being rewarded with tokens.  

If you want to learn more about Shivom, check out their website at: https://shivom.io/

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  

Date: 2018-03-22 03:13:26

#71 - News on Lightning Network Beta Version, Google Crypto Ban and the Eco Crypto Project

Welcome to the latest edition of Neal’s News, where I look up the most relevant pieces of news, so you don’t have to.

This week we cover:

  1. Lightning Network is finally ready for real users
  2. CBOE want to introduce derivative contracts on other cryptos.
  3. Google bans crypto ads
  4. Crypto Project of the week: Eco  https://eco.com/ 

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  https://zeroin.tech/  

There are fifteen  25% discounts for Analysis In Chains listeners: 

Date: 2018-03-19 03:57:25

#71 - News on Lightning Network Beta Version, Google Crypto Ban and the Eco Crypto Project

Welcome to the latest edition of Neal’s News, where I look up the most relevant pieces of news, so you don’t have to.

This week we cover:

  1. Lightning Network is finally ready for real users
  2. CBOE want to introduce derivative contracts on other cryptos.
  3. Google bans crypto ads
  4. Crypto Project of the week: Eco  https://eco.com/ 

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  https://zeroin.tech/  

There are fifteen  25% discounts for Analysis In Chains listeners: 

Date: 2018-03-19 03:57:25

#70 – Interview with Bob Summerwill from Sweetbridge

In our latest awesome interview, Bob Summerwill, a veteran on the Blockchain space, reflects on the early days of Ethereum and how far it has come today.

Bob also discuses his involvement with Sweetbrige who want to help organizations solve their supply chain problems through their innovative platform. They also aim to have crypto being used for day to day use in society by working with governments, regulators, corporations, etc, to normalize it for the masses.  

If you want to learn more about Sweetbridge, check out their website at: https://sweetbridge.com/

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  https://z [...]

Date: 2018-03-15 01:42:41

#70 – Interview with Bob Summerwill from Sweetbridge

In our latest awesome interview, Bob Summerwill, a veteran on the Blockchain space, reflects on the early days of Ethereum and how far it has come today.

Bob also discuses his involvement with Sweetbrige who want to help organizations solve their supply chain problems through their innovative platform. They also aim to have crypto being used for day to day use in society by working with governments, regulators, corporations, etc, to normalize it for the masses.  

If you want to learn more about Sweetbridge, check out their website at: https://sweetbridge.com/

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  https://z [...]

Date: 2018-03-15 01:42:41

#69 - Crypto Markets are spooked again – do we really care?

Just when Crypto was looking like it was gaining strength, some SEC news made it crash again.

Neal and Nathan try to unravel the complexities or market behaviour and discuss what really matters for crypto – community building and blockchain awareness.

Looking forward, it’s more likely that Crypto Whales and Venture Capitalists will begin to influence markets since prices are looking attractive and retail investors are fleeing for the time being.

Also, will we soon start to find ways to properly value crypto? Techniques are emerging, but which ones will be adopted?

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  https://zeroin.tech/  

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Date: 2018-03-12 02:22:34

#69 - Crypto Markets are spooked again – do we really care?

Just when Crypto was looking like it was gaining strength, some SEC news made it crash again.

Neal and Nathan try to unravel the complexities or market behaviour and discuss what really matters for crypto – community building and blockchain awareness.

Looking forward, it’s more likely that Crypto Whales and Venture Capitalists will begin to influence markets since prices are looking attractive and retail investors are fleeing for the time being.

Also, will we soon start to find ways to properly value crypto? Techniques are emerging, but which ones will be adopted?

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  https://zeroin.tech/  

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Date: 2018-03-12 02:22:34

#68 - News on the SEC Exchange Regulation, the Ghost of Mt. Gox and the Coinbase Index

Welcome to the first edition of Neal’s News, where I look up the most relevant pieces of news, so you don’t have to.

This week we cover:

  1. Mt. Gox Bankruptcy comes back to haunt bitcoin
  2. Coinbase goes from the darling of world retail investors to that of accredited U.S. investors
  3. Introduction to the “Bitcoin Misery Index”
  4. Crypto Exchanges must register with the SEC.
  5. Crypto Project of the week: The Abyss, the first DAICO https://www.theabyss.com/ 

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  

Date: 2018-03-10 20:57:36

#68 - News on the SEC Exchange Regulation, the Ghost of Mt. Gox and the Coinbase Index

Welcome to the first edition of Neal’s News, where I look up the most relevant pieces of news, so you don’t have to.

This week we cover:

  1. Mt. Gox Bankruptcy comes back to haunt bitcoin
  2. Coinbase goes from the darling of world retail investors to that of accredited U.S. investors
  3. Introduction to the “Bitcoin Misery Index”
  4. Crypto Exchanges must register with the SEC.
  5. Crypto Project of the week: The Abyss, the first DAICO https://www.theabyss.com/ 

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  

Date: 2018-03-10 20:57:36

#67 - Interview with Simon Yu, CEO of StormX - updated version

In our latest interview, Nathan meets with Simon Yu, the CEO of StormX.

StormX is changing the way that people all around the world earn with one simple motto: earn from anywhere, at any time, from any device. The Storm Market creates earning opportunities for people all around the world by utilizing technology. They make it easier for members to find new ways to earn, engage, and advance with our gamified micro-task platform for STORM tokens.

Check out more about StormX at https://stormtoken.com/ 

 

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  

Date: 2018-03-09 19:25:03

#67b - FIXED Interview with Simon Yu, CEO of StormX

In our latest interview, Nathan meets with Simon Yu, the CEO of StormX.

StormX is changing the way that people all around the world earn with one simple motto: earn from anywhere, at any time, from any device. The Storm Market creates earning opportunities for people all around the world by utilizing technology. They make it easier for members to find new ways to earn, engage, and advance with our gamified micro-task platform for STORM tokens.

Check out more about StromX at https://stormtoken.com/ 

 

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Check out the Zero-in Tech Conference in Amsterdam on April 19th  

Date: 2018-03-09 19:25:03

#67 - Interview with Simon Yu, CEO of StormX

In our latest interview, Nathan meets with Simon Yu, the CEO of StromX.

StormX is changing the way that people all around the world earn with one simple motto: earn from anywhere, at any time, from any device. The Storm Market creates earning opportunities for people all around the world by utilizing technology. They make it easier for members to find new ways to earn, engage, and advance with our gamified micro-task platform for STORM tokens.

Check out more about StromX at https://stormtoken.com/ 

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We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@ [...]

Date: 2018-03-09 01:51:04

#66 – Where is Crypto Valley? And are the Chinese still into Crypto?

Nathan shares his experiences from the Crypto Assets Conference and what he realized about how the landscape of Crypto is changing.

Locals laws will play a more prominent part in the development of the blockchain ecosystem and some hubs have started to emerge. Will there be a new Silicon Valley for Blockchain? Or will it be a truly decentralized industry?

In the West we often hear about the Chinese crackdown on crypto and mining, does this mean that their interest has died down? Will Crypto only develop in Europe and North America? Nathan shines some light on the contrary evidence that Asia is the most active crypto region out there.

 

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Date: 2018-03-05 21:31:53

#66 – Where is Crypto Valley? And are the Chinese still into Crypto?

Nathan shares his experiences from the Crypto Assets Conference and what he realized about how the landscape of Crypto is changing.

Locals laws will play a more prominent part in the development of the blockchain ecosystem and some hubs have started to emerge. Will there be a new Silicon Valley for Blockchain? Or will it be a truly decentralized industry?

In the West we often hear about the Chinese crackdown on crypto and mining, does this mean that their interest has died down? Will Crypto only develop in Europe and North America? Nathan shines some light on the contrary evidence that Asia is the most active crypto region out there.

 

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Date: 2018-03-05 21:31:53

#65 – Interview with Abhishek Pitti, CEO & Founder of Nucleus.Vision

In our latest interview, Nathan meets Abhishek Pitti, CEO & Founder of Nucleus.Vision.

Founded in 2014 at Harvard University, Nucleus Vision is an end-to-end technology solution that captures and provides previously unaccessed data to retailers and other ‘brick and mortar’ businesses through blockchain and real time sensor technology. Their proprietary IoT sensor technology doesn’t depend on any RFID, WiFi, Bluetooth, or even facial recognition technologies to identify any customer within it’s vicinity.

By building a secure blockchain based information network for IDs captured, Nucleus Vision aims to protect consumers privacy, while mining intelligence using neural models, and integrating its nCash tokens, to create the largest global loyalty rewards network.

To learn more about Nucleus Vision, check out their website: https://nucleus.vision/

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Date: 2018-03-03 03:02:12

#65 – Interview with Abhishek Pitti, CEO & Founder of Nucleus.Vision

In our latest interview, Nathan meets Abhishek Pitti, CEO & Founder of Nucleus.Vision.

Founded in 2014 at Harvard University, Nucleus Vision is an end-to-end technology solution that captures and provides previously unaccessed data to retailers and other ‘brick and mortar’ businesses through blockchain and real time sensor technology. Their proprietary IoT sensor technology doesn’t depend on any RFID, WiFi, Bluetooth, or even facial recognition technologies to identify any customer within it’s vicinity.

By building a secure blockchain based information network for IDs captured, Nucleus Vision aims to protect consumers privacy, while mining intelligence using neural models, and integrating its nCash tokens, to create the largest global loyalty rewards network.

To learn more about Nucleus Vision, check out their website: https://nucleus.vision/

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Date: 2018-03-03 03:02:12

#64 - Interview with Kain Warwick, Founder of Havven.io

Nathan meets with Kain Warwick, the founder of Havven, to discuss his project which introduces a stable coin in a volatile crypto market.

Havven plans to introduce a stable coin through a decentralized approach, as opposed to the centralized collateral approach of Tether. The Havven system is based upon the paradigm of a closed loop payment network using staking to create price stability. Kain offers great insight into the technical challenges of achieving stability and trust while allowing the coin to trade freely on the open market.

To learn more about Havven you can visit their website at https://havven.io 

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We hope yo [...]

Date: 2018-03-01 03:12:58

#64 - Interview with Kain Warwick, Founder of Havven.io

Nathan meets with Kain Warwick, the founder of Havven, to discuss his project which introduces a stable coin in a volatile crypto market.

Havven plans to introduce a stable coin through a decentralized approach, as opposed to the centralized collateral approach of Tether. The Havven system is based upon the paradigm of a closed loop payment network using staking to create price stability. Kain offers great insight into the technical challenges of achieving stability and trust while allowing the coin to trade freely on the open market.

To learn more about Havven you can visit their website at https://havven.io 

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We hope yo [...]

Date: 2018-03-01 03:12:58

#61 - Interview with Jeffrey Huang, founder of Mithril

If you create and post video, articles, music, or most other types of content, you can usually participate in a revenue-sharing model with the platform where you post the content.  But why not with selfies and status updates as well? This week Nathan intervies Jeffrey Huang, the founder of Mithril. Together they talk about the need to put personal content IP on the blockchain and provide revenue to those who provide it. 

Visit Mthril at: https://www.mith.io

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We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2018-02-26 14:26:23

#63 - Airdrops are everywhere and Pre-ICO Funding Trends

Neal and Nathan explore the latest fad in Blockchains and Crypto – Airdrops! It has been around a while, but lately it is booming as a means to make a crypto go viral.

Could this help crypto go to the moon? Or carsh down to earth?

Also, Neal and Nathan explore the growing Pre-ICO trends where capital is king and is creating barriers for entry for grass roots crypto and blockchain projects.

 

Links: Airdrop Alert Website: https://airdropalert.com/ 

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This episode was brought to you by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https:// [...]

Date: 2018-02-26 00:59:52

#63 - Airdrops are everywhere and Pre-ICO Funding Trends

Neal and Nathan explore the latest fad in Blockchains and Crypto – Airdrops! It has been around a while, but lately it is booming as a means to make a crypto go viral.

Could this help crypto go to the moon? Or carsh down to earth?

Also, Neal and Nathan explore the growing Pre-ICO trends where capital is king and is creating barriers for entry for grass roots crypto and blockchain projects.

 

Links: Airdrop Alert Website: https://airdropalert.com/ 

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This episode was brought to you by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https:// [...]

Date: 2018-02-26 00:59:52

#62 - Interview with Giorgio Zinetti and Yves Petitjean of Valid.global

Who are you, really?  For most, our identity officially is confirmed by government records such as birth certificate or passport, but is there a decentralized way?  Today we talk with Valid who attempt to create a digital identity based on your network and relationships with other people, so that even if you are from a place where government records aren’t trustworthy, you can still have a blockchain-based ID.  

Visit Valid at: http://www.valid.global 

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This episode was sponsored in part by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https://banker [...]

Date: 2018-02-23 23:26:20

#62 - Interview with Giorgio Zinetti and Yves Petitjean of Valid.global

Who are you, really?  For most, our identity officially is confirmed by government records such as birth certificate or passport, but is there a decentralized way?  Today we talk with Valid who attempt to create a digital identity based on your network and relationships with other people, so that even if you are from a place where government records aren’t trustworthy, you can still have a blockchain-based ID.  

Visit Valid at: http://www.valid.global 

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This episode was sponsored in part by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https://banker [...]

Date: 2018-02-23 23:26:20

#61 - Interview with Jeffery Huong, founder of Mithril

This week Nathan intervies Jeffery Huong, the founder of Mthril. Together they talk about the need to put personal content IP on the blockchain and provide revenue to those who provide it. 

Visit Mthril at https://www.mithrilcoin.io/ 

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This episode was brought to you by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https://bankera.com/

ICO is on until the end of February

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Date: 2018-02-22 01:18:30

#60 - Bitcoin Hype is Back! Is it going all the way to $50k?

Nathan, International Man of Mystery, and Neal are pinching themselves, is the Bitcoin Hype back again? After all the recent doom and gloom?

The mega Crypto correction in January and February is still all talk in the media, but Crypto land is already talking about $50k price target for end of 2018 – does this make sense? Or are people getting carried away with amateur Technical Analysis that is spreading like wild fire on social media?

Listen to our latest episode to find out more

 

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Date: 2018-02-19 02:33:54

#60 - Bitcoin Hype is Back! Is it going all the way to $50k?

Nathan, International Man of Mystery, and Neal are pinching themselves, is the Bitcoin Hype back again? After all the recent doom and gloom?

The mega Crypto correction in January and February is still all talk in the media, but Crypto land is already talking about $50k price target for end of 2018 – does this make sense? Or are people getting carried away with amateur Technical Analysis that is spreading like wild fire on social media?

Listen to our latest episode to find out more

 

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This episode was brought to you by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https://bankera.com/< [...]

Date: 2018-02-19 02:33:54

#59 - Interview with JWC Ventures

How do things change when Venture Capital moves into the blockchain space?  In this episode Nathan interviews Luca Mohammadi and Frank Saviane from JWC Blockchain Ventures, looking at the differences between EU and Asia investing, and how everything shifts when moving from traditional startup ventures to crypto. 

Visit JWC Ventures website for more information: https://jwcventures.com/

 

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This episode was brought to you by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https://bankera.com/

ICO is on until the end of February

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Date: 2018-02-15 02:53:11

#59 - Interview with JWC Ventures

Nathan interviews Luca Mohammadi and Frank Saviane from JWC Ventures, who connect people from the blockchain start-up world with venture capital in Europe and South East Asia.

 

Visit JWC Ventures website for more information: https://jwcventures.com/

 

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This episode was brought to you by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https://bankera.com/

ICO is on until the end of February

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Date: 2018-02-15 02:53:11

#58 - Crypto Market Relief after CFTC and SEC hearing

Finally! Some good news! Neal and Nathan dissect the CFTC (Commodities and Future Trade Commission)  and SEC (US Securities Exchange Commission) hearing and look into what this will mean for Crypto Markets. Is the downward trend over? Or should you stay buckled in?

Nevertheless, long term, things are looking up for ICOs, with Dow Jones volatility potentially pointing to crypto as the major investment vehicle for 2018.  

CFTC and SEC hearing: http://tcrn.ch/2EKk9nH

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This episode was brought to you by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https://ban [...]

Date: 2018-02-12 01:55:30

#58 - Crypto Market Relief after CFTC and SEC hearing

Finally! Some good news! Neal and Nathan dissect the CFTC (Commodities and Future Trade Commission)  and SEC (US Securities Exchange Commission) hearing and look into what this will mean for Crypto Markets. Is the downward trend over? Or should you stay buckled in?

Nevertheless, long term, things are looking up for ICOs, with Dow Jones volatility potentially pointing to crypto as the major investment vehicle for 2018.  

CFTC and SEC hearing: http://tcrn.ch/2EKk9nH

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This episode was brought to you by Bankera, “Banking for the Blockchain Era”.

Check out their ICO at  https://ban [...]

Date: 2018-02-12 01:55:30

#57 - Interview with Vytautas Karalevicius, CEO of Bankera

This week, Nathan interviews Vytautas Karalevicius, the CEO of Bankera, who recently bought a bank as they aim to bring blockchain to the banking industry.

Vytautas started his blockchain adventure with Spectrocoin, where users can use credit cards to make payments online. Now his next venture will take Spectrocoin to the next level with Bankera. They are looking to develop products that will offer Loans, deposits and new investment solutions on the blockchain. Bankera also aim to reduce volatility to encourage merchant adoption online through hedging solutions.

For more on Spectrocoin, visit https://spectrocoin.com/

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This epi [...]

Date: 2018-02-08 03:23:21

#57 - Interview with Vytautas Karalevicius, CEO of Bankera

This week, Nathan interviews Vytautas Karalevicius, the CEO of Bankera, who recently bought a bank as they aim to bring blockchain to the banking industry.

Vytautas started his blockchain adventure with Spectrocoin, where users can use credit cards to make payments online. Now his next venture will take Spectrocoin to the next level with Bankera. They are looking to develop products that will offer Loans, deposits and new investment solutions on the blockchain. Bankera also aim to reduce volatility to encourage merchant adoption online through hedging solutions.

For more on Spectrocoin, visit https://spectrocoin.com/

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Date: 2018-02-08 03:23:21

#56 - Is a Crypto Bear Market upon us? Buy, Sell or Hodl?

Neal and Nathan are shirtless after a rough week in the Crypto Markets. This week they look into 3 key factors that are causing continuous pressure on the markets and whether or not this Crypto Winter will continue. Could Augmented Reality and Pokemon Go offer insight into how long it could take for crypto markets to recover?

 

There is also an update on Nathan’s blockchain company, Minespider, as he is about to jump on a flight to Cape Town for a mining conference.

 

Gartner Hype Cycle: https://www.gartner.com/technology/research/methodologies/hype-cycle.jsp

 

More on Minespider: http://minespider.com/

 

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Date: 2018-02-05 02:00:44

#56 - Is a Crypto Bear Market upon us? Buy, Sell or Hodl?

Neal and Nathan are shirtless after a rough week in the Crypto Markets. This week they look into 3 key factors that are causing continuous pressure on the markets and whether or not this Crypto Winter will continue. Could Augmented Reality and Pokemon Go offer insight into how long it could take for crypto markets to recover?

 

There is also an update on Nathan’s blockchain company, Minespider, as he is about to jump on a flight to Cape Town for a mining conference.

 

Gartner Hype Cycle: https://www.gartner.com/technology/research/methodologies/hype-cycle.jsp

 

More on Minespider: http://minespider.com/

 

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Date: 2018-02-05 02:00:44

#55 - Interview with Chris Housser, COO of Polymath

This week, Nathan interviews Chris Housser the COO of Polymath.

Polymath create a KYC platform for securities and accreditied investors. They aim to facilate the process to bring securities to the blockchain world and allow investors to participate in offerings in a compliant manner.

Bloomberg on Polymath:

“If a platform like Polymath gains steam, it could magnify the consequences of the booming world of token sales, which has spurred the rise of more than 800 coins. The digital fundraisers have given entrepreneurs greater access to capital and opened the tech-startup scene to a broader investor base, while also providing plenty of opportunities for fraud. The ease at which companies could issue tokens has the potential to raise the already high levels of skepticism surrounding the offerings.”

Polymath Website: https://www.polymath.network/ 

Bloomberg article on Polymath: 

Date: 2018-02-01 03:30:55

#55 - Interview with Chris Housser, CEO of Polymath

This week, Nathan interviews Chris Housser the CEO of Polymath.

Polymath create a KYC platform for securities and accreditied investors. They aim to facilate the process to bring securities to the blockchain world and allow investors to participate in offerings in a compliant manner.

Bloomberg on Polymath:

“If a platform like Polymath gains steam, it could magnify the consequences of the booming world of token sales, which has spurred the rise of more than 800 coins. The digital fundraisers have given entrepreneurs greater access to capital and opened the tech-startup scene to a broader investor base, while also providing plenty of opportunities for fraud. The ease at which companies could issue tokens has the potential to raise the already high levels of skepticism surrounding the offerings.”

Polymath Website: https://www.polymath.network/ 

Bloomberg article on Polymath: 

Date: 2018-02-01 03:30:55

#54 - Ride the Lightning!

It’s tin-foil hat time! Neal and Nathan attempt to explain the mechanics of the Lightning Network, which is supposed to be a massive gamechanger for Bitcoin. It has the potential to reduce fees and transaction time which should help increase Bitcoin adoption with merchants and the masses. Not the easiest of topics to discuss on a podcast, which is why we often fell over ourselves trying to explain it.

 

Apart from the impressive innovation of the Lighting Network, the other reason why it is getting so much attention is due to how it is “centralized” in nature. On one hand Lightning Network transactions will happen “off chain” but will eventually end up “on chain” over time. Given how the decentralization of crypto is such a hotly debated topic, will this matter for Bitcoin’s loyal fan base, and would it matter to the masses who are coming to crypto like a stampede?

 

Video Link on Lightning Network:

Date: 2018-01-29 02:16:20

#54 - Ride the Lightning!

It’s tin-foil hat time! Neal and Nathan attempt to explain the mechanics of the Lightning Network, which is supposed to be a massive gamechanger for Bitcoin. It has the potential to reduce fees and transaction time which should help increase Bitcoin adoption with merchants and the masses. Not the easiest of topics to discuss on a podcast, which is why we often fell over ourselves trying to explain it.

 

Apart from the impressive innovation of the Lighting Network, the other reason why it is getting so much attention is due to how it is “centralized” in nature. On one hand Lightning Network transactions will happen “off chain” but will eventually end up “on chain” over time. Given how the decentralization of crypto is such a hotly debated topic, will this matter for Bitcoin’s loyal fan base, and would it matter to the masses who are coming to crypto like a stampede?

 

Video Link on Lightning Network:

Date: 2018-01-29 02:16:20

#53 - Interview with Xinshu Dong, CEO of Zilliqa

Good news, everyone! We have a bonus episode this week!

I had a chat this week with Xinshu Dong, the CEO of Zilliqa. They are a digital currency, similar to Bitcoin, who are attempting to solve the “throughput problem”. The Bitcoin blockchain can only process about 7 transactions per second, and when demand goes up, the fees go up.  Zilliqa uses proof of work and sharding in order to reduce the burden on the network.  This episode gets into some of the details on how it works technically and is interesting if you want a better sense of how these blockchains work.

 

Date: 2018-01-26 14:02:00

#53 - Interview with Xinshu Dong, CEO of Zilliqa

Good news, everyone! We have a bonus episode this week!

I had a chat this week with Xinshu Dong, the CEO of Zilliqa. They are a digital currency, similar to Bitcoin, who are attempting to solve the “throughput problem”. The Bitcoin blockchain can only process about 7 transactions per second, and when demand goes up, the fees go up.  Zilliqa uses proof of work and sharding in order to reduce the burden on the network.  This episode gets into some of the details on how it works technically and is interesting if you want a better sense of how these blockchains work.

 

Date: 2018-01-26 14:02:00

#52 - Interview with Ada Jonuse, CEO of Lympo.io

Can we use blockchain to incentivize a healthy lifestyle?  Today’s guest, Lympo CEO Ada Jonuse is trying to find out!  Lympo is a Lithuanian blockchain startup that allows people to monetize their fitness data collected from fitness tracking devices. Sponsors post fitness challenges that people can compete in in order to receive tokens as a reward.  We also discuss how blockchain can disrupt the healtcare industry in general and how this industry can adopt these disruptive solutions.

 

Links mentioned in this episode:

Vilnius Blockchain Centre: http://bcgateway.eu

Lympo: http://www.Lympo.io

 

Date: 2018-01-24 21:27:59

#52 - Interview with Ada Jonuse, CEO of Lympo.io

Can we use blockchain to incentivize a healthy lifestyle?  Today’s guest, Lympo CEO Ada Jonuse is trying to find out!  Lympo is a Lithuanian blockchain startup that allows people to monetize their fitness data collected from fitness tracking devices. Sponsors post fitness challenges that people can compete in in order to receive tokens as a reward.  We also discuss how blockchain can disrupt the healtcare industry in general and how this industry can adopt these disruptive solutions.

 

Links mentioned in this episode:

Vilnius Blockchain Centre: http://bcgateway.eu

Lympo: http://www.Lympo.io

 

Date: 2018-01-24 21:27:59

#51 - Bitconnect, fake news, and the factors that drove the crypto dip

Neal and Nathan come out of their nuclear bunkers after the scary market crash which supposedly marked the death of crypto. They delve into 4 factors that drove the “crash” as well as provide tips as how to avoid scams or poorly managed ICOs in light of Bitconnect shutting down.

 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

 

Intro reel and music by Sebastian Rodriguez from NTRPY, http://www.ntrpy.berlin

To join our Slack community, sign up here!

Keep on hashing!

Date: 2018-01-22 01:59:01

#51 - Bitconnect, fake news, and the factors that drove the crypto dip

Neal and Nathan come out of their nuclear bunkers after the scary market crash which supposedly marked the death of crypto. They delve into 4 factors that drove the “crash” as well as provide tips as how to avoid scams or poorly managed ICOs in light of Bitconnect shutting down.

 

Links for beginners:

Coin Market Cap: https://coinmarketcap.com/

Coin Warz: https://www.coinwarz.com/cryptocurrency

Crypto Compare: https://www.cryptocompare.com/

Bitinfocharts: https://bitinfocharts.com/

 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and 

Date: 2018-01-22 01:59:01

#50 - Live Recording of Analysis In Chains 2nd Meetup in Berlin with Joshua Scigala, CEO of Vaultoro

You’ve probably seen all the crypto prices fall since the news of the Bitconnect scam.  But there have been crypto winters and scams before, and crypto has recovered.  To mark our 50th episode we present to you the audio recording from our Blockchain Unpacked live event from January 11th where Nathan interviewed Joshua Scigala, CEO of Vaultoro.  Josh founded Vaultoro after losing money in the Mt.Gox scandal, and created a transparent exchange between bitcoin and physical gold in response. So take comfort in the fact that others have lived through crypto winters before, and the sun will rise again.

  

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

 

 

Intro reel and [...]

Date: 2018-01-18 00:38:43

#50 - Live Recording of Analysis In Chains 2nd Meetup in Berlin with Joshua Scigala, CEO of Vaultoro

Episode 50: Live Recording of Analysis In Chains 2nd Meetup in Berlin - Jan 11th, 2018. 

You’ve probably seen all the crypto prices fall since the news of the Bitconnect scam.  But there have been crypto winters and scams before, and crypto has recovered.  To mark our 50th episode we present to you the audio recording from our Blockchain Unpacked live event from January 11th where Nathan interviewed Joshua Scigala, CEO of Vaultoro.  Josh founded Vaultoro after losing money in the Mt.Gox scandal, and created a transparent exchange between bitcoin and physical gold in response. So take comfort in the fact that others have lived through crypto winters before, and the sun will rise again.

 

Links for beginners:

 

Coin Market Cap: https://coinmarketcap.com/

Coin Warz: https://www.coinwarz.com/cryptocurrency

Crypto Compare:

Date: 2018-01-18 00:38:43

#49 - Fearing the Kraken and Mnuchin doesn’t get Crypto!

This week, Neal and Nathan try to empathize with Kraken users who had to deal with a blackout, while Steve Mnuchin, US Treasury of the United States, gets called out for demanding ridiculous regulation. This episode digs into what type of regulation would help strengthen then Crypro world while Governments try to introduce policies that would ruin the point of it.

Remember, “Make Crypto, not War”.

 

Steve Mnuchin comments: https://goo.gl/XUtKtq

 

Link for the Crypto Assets Conference tickets. Use the discount code “analysisinchains18″: https://www.eventbrite.de/e/crypto-assets-conference-2018-tickets-38491285471

 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinc [...]

Date: 2018-01-15 01:27:06

#49 - Fearing the Kraken and Mnuchin doesn’t get Crypto!

This week, Neal and Nathan try to empathize with Kraken users who had to deal with a blackout, while Steve Mnuchin, US Treasury of the United States, gets called out for demanding ridiculous regulation. This episode digs into what type of regulation would help strengthen then Crypro world while Governments try to introduce policies that would ruin the point of it.

Remember, “Make Crypto, not War”.

 

Steve Mnuchin comments: https://goo.gl/XUtKtq

 

Links for beginners:

Coin Market Cap: https://coinmarketcap.com/

Coin Warz: https://www.coinwarz.com/cryptocurrency

Crypto Compare: https://www.cryptocompare.com/

Bitinfocharts: https://bitinfocharts.com/

 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel f [...]

Date: 2018-01-15 01:27:06

#48 - Interview with Cesar Ortega, CFO of Skaratoken

 

Most modern computer games have a form of in-game economy, but few have taken the step yet to move to the blockchain.  Today we talk with Cesar Ortega founder of Skara the blade remains, a game with over 300,000 players, who has decided to create a token for their in game economy. 

 

Unfortunately we did have a small sound quality issue with this interview and were unable to fix it.  We apologize for that.

Skara Token home page:

https://www.skaratoken.com

Next Analysis in Chains Meetup Event in Berlin:

https://www.meetup.com/AnalysisInChainsBerlin/events/245698011/

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com [...]

Date: 2018-01-10 11:00:00

#48 - Interview with Cesar Ortega, CEO Skaratoken

 

Most modern computer games have a form of in-game economy, but few have taken the step yet to move to the blockchain.  Today we talk with Cesar Ortega founder of Skara the blade remains, a game with over 300,000 players, who has decided to create a token for their in game economy. 

 

Unfortunately we did have a small sound quality issue with this interview and were unable to fix it.  We apologize for that.

Skara Token home page:

https://www.skaratoken.com

Next Analysis in Chains Meetup Event in Berlin:

https://www.meetup.com/AnalysisInChainsBerlin/events/245698011/

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com [...]

Date: 2018-01-10 11:00:00

#47 - Crypto Analysis Techniques and Ripple Price Jump

Neal and Nathan are finally reunited after the holiday break. This week they explore ways to analyze a crypto currency for potential investment. The secret is down to asking the right questions about crypto projects and digging through the nitty gritty details of the business models.

Also this week, Neal and Nathan review latest market movements, including Ripple’s massive price spike and putting context into it’s current valuation.

 

Book referenced:

Blockchain Revolution by Don Tapscott and Alex Tapscott https://goo.gl/qiwVef

 

Next Analysis in Chains Meetup Event in Berlin:

https://www.meetup.com/AnalysisInChainsBerlin/events/245698011/

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at 

Date: 2018-01-08 00:49:01

#47 - Crypto Analysis Techniques and Ripple Price Jump

Neal and Nathan are finally reunited after the holiday break. This week they explore ways to analyze a crypto currency for potential investment. The secret is down to asking the right questions about crypto projects and digging through the nitty gritty details of the business models.

Also this week, Neal and Nathan review latest market movements, including Ripple’s massive price spike and putting context into it’s current valuation.

 

Links for today’s discussions:

Coin Market Cap: https://coinmarketcap.com/

BTC vs BCH mining comparison: https://fork.lol/

Coin Warz: https://www.coinwarz.com/cryptocurrency

Crypto Compare: https://www.cryptocompare.com/

Bitinfocharts: https://bitinfocharts.com/

Ripple Free [...]

Date: 2018-01-08 00:49:01

#46 - Basics of Bitcoin and Blockchain

Happy new year fellow hashers!

Have you been excited about crypto but don’t really know how it works?  What is Bitcoin exactly?  How is it secure against being hacked?  Why is blockchain so disruptive, and what problems does it solve exactly?

We have received these questions a lot in the past weeks and so we are starting the new year with this foundational explanation.  It gets pretty technical, and may leave you with more questions than answers but hopefully as you start the new year looking at the hottest crypto to invest in, this will help you understand how and why it all works and give you a good basis for knowing what these companies are doing.

You should absolutely join our slack community by signing up on http://www.analysisinchains.com

Banking on Bitcoin documentary: https://www.netflix.com/de-en/title/80154500

We hope you en [...]

Date: 2018-01-03 11:10:46

#46 - Basics of Bitcoin and Blockchain

Happy new year fellow hashers!

Have you been excited about crypto but don’t really know how it works?  What is Bitcoin exactly?  How is it secure against being hacked?  Why is blockchain so disruptive, and what problems does it solve exactly?

We have received these questions a lot in the past weeks and so we are starting the new year with this foundational explanation.  It gets pretty technical, and may leave you with more questions than answers but hopefully as you start the new year looking at the hottest crypto to invest in, this will help you understand how and why it all works and give you a good basis for knowing what these companies are doing.

You should absolutely join our slack community by signing up on http://www.analysisinchains.com

Links for today’s discussions:

Banking on Bitcoin documentary: https://www.netflix.com/de-en/ [...]

Date: 2018-01-03 11:10:46

#45 - Through the eyes of an institutional investor: Interview with Matthias Grobe, blockchain specialist at IBB-Bet

Everyone knows blockchain will be disruptive, but we mostly hear about it from the point of view of the startups who are right in the middle of the action.  Today we take a different tack and talk with Matthias Grobe.  Matthias is the blockchain specialist at the Investment Bank of Berlin’s Beteiligungsgesellschaft, which is the venture arm one of the largest investment banks in Berlin.  What do institutional investors look for in a blockchain project? Do they see crypto as a hype bubble or an amazing opportunity?  Matthias will help us pull back the curtain and get a new perspecitve on the amazing developments that are going on around us.

 

Links for today’s discussions:

Website of the IBB-Bet: http://www.ibb-bet.de/en

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-12-21 09:37:28

#45 - Through the eyes of an institutional investor: Interview with Matthias Grobe, blockchain specialist at IBB-Bet

Everyone knows blockchain will be disruptive, but we mostly hear about it from the point of view of the startups who are right in the middle of the action.  Today we take a different tack and talk with Matthias Grobe.  Matthias is the blockchain specialist at the Investment Bank of Berlin’s Beteiligungsgesellschaft, which is the venture arm one of the largest investment banks in Berlin.  What do institutional investors look for in a blockchain project? Do they see crypto as a hype bubble or an amazing opportunity?  Matthias will help us pull back the curtain and get a new perspecitve on the amazing developments that are going on around us.

 

Links for today’s discussions:

Website of the IBB-Bet: http://www.ibb-bet.de/en

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-12-21 09:37:28

#44 - The Influence of Whales and Hype on Crypto Prices

Neal and Nathan nonchalantly talk about the latest Bitcoin all time high as Crypto pricing follows another predictable behaviour cycle. The price boom continues while Bitcoin attracts more and more retail investors, but risks are still inherent since whales have major effects on price swings, while liquidity is less than it seems.

Links for today’s discussions:

Bloomberg article on Whales in Crypto: https://goo.gl/48tVCN

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

You can find us on:

iTunes: https://goo.gl/qE7fdU 
Google Play: https://goo.gl/CuCZ5P 
Pl [...]

Date: 2017-12-18 00:55:34

#44 - The Influence of Whales and Hype on Crypto Prices

Neal and Nathan nonchalantly talk about the latest Bitcoin all time high as Crypto pricing follows another predictable behaviour cycle. The price boom continues while Bitcoin attracts more and more retail investors, but risks are still inherent since whales have major effects on price swings, while liquidity is less than it seems.

Links for today’s discussions:

Bloomberg article on Whales in Crypto: https://goo.gl/48tVCN

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

You can find us on:

iTunes: https://goo.gl/qE7fdU 
Google Play: https://goo.gl/CuCZ5P 
Pl [...]

Date: 2017-12-18 00:55:34

#43 - Interview with Martins Liberts, CEO of Debitum Network

Today Nathan sits down to talk with Martins Liberts, CEO of Debitum Network. Debitum started as a standard lending platform, but when they recognized the disruptive power of blockchain they moved to transform the network into a platform where people can secure loans using smart contracts directly on a blockchain network. It was interesting to get Martins’ take on the power and limitations of blockchain for lending, and to discuss the ICO process itself, and why they made the choices they did.

Company website: https://debitum.network/

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-12-14 09:19:56

#43 - Interview with Martins Liberts, CEO of Debitum Network

Today Nathan sits down to talk with Martins Liberts, CEO of Debitum Network. Debitum started as a standard lending platform, but when they recognized the disruptive power of blockchain they moved to transform the network into a platform where people can secure loans using smart contracts directly on a blockchain network. It was interesting to get Martins’ take on the power and limitations of blockchain for lending, and to discuss the ICO process itself, and why they made the choices they did.

Company website: https://debitum.network/

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-12-14 09:19:56

#42 - Crypto-correction, IOTA Hype, Crypto Kitties, and Nathan becoming a Blockchain Celebrity

In our latest podcast, Blockchain celebrity, Nathan Williams, graced us with his presence in this episode after his latest Competition win and Tv appearance. Neal digs into the latest Crypto correction and smells Future Contracts fear and uncertainty influencing market behaviour.

IOTA perks the attention of both Neal and Nathan after their recent price spike. The technology looks interesting, but potentially the valuation is too high based on their progress to date. Neal and Nathan analyze the influence of the IOTA community on hyping the potential and valuation. Neal highlights the need for third-party websites (links below) to help analyze various cryptos, but hype rather than performance seems to influence crypto price in general.

Finally the Crypto Kitties bug hits Neal, who gives his early impression of the game, and discusses the potential for a crypto-game boom.

Links for today’s discussions:

Minespider: htt [...]

Date: 2017-12-11 00:58:04

#42 - Crypto-correction, IOTA Hype, Crypto Kitties, and Nathan becoming a Blockchain Celebrity

In our latest podcast, Blockchain celebrity, Nathan Williams, graced us with his presence in this episode after his latest Competition win and Tv appearance. Neal digs into the latest Crypto correction and smells Future Contracts fear and uncertainty influencing market behaviour.

IOTA perks the attention of both Neal and Nathan after their recent price spike. The technology looks interesting, but potentially the valuation is too high based on their progress to date. Neal and Nathan analyze the influence of the IOTA community on hyping the potential and valuation. Neal highlights the need for third-party websites (links below) to help analyze various cryptos, but hype rather than performance seems to influence crypto price in general.

Finally the Crypto Kitties bug hits Neal, who gives his early impression of the game, and discusses the potential for a crypto-game boom.

Links for today’s discussions:

Minespider: htt [...]

Date: 2017-12-11 00:58:04

#41 - Interview with Balazs Deme, CEO of Herdius

Today we talk with Balazs Deme, CEO of Herdius, the hot new take on a decentralized exchange.  

Traditional centralized exchanges like Coinbase require users to deposit their tokens, trusting the exchange to handle them properly.  If the exchange is not secure or trustworthy, like in the case of the infamous MTGOX, users risk losing their tokens. 

We talked about the specifics of how to address this problem of trust, as well as the process of preparing for an ICO and the challenges in doing everything well.

Website for Herdius: https://herdius.com 

Date: 2017-12-08 05:35:41

#41 - Interview with Balazs Deme, CEO of Herdius

Today we talk with Balazs Deme, CEO of Herdius, the hot new take on a decentralized exchange.  

Traditional centralized exchanges like Coinbase require users to deposit their tokens, trusting the exchange to handle them properly.  If the exchange is not secure or trustworthy, like in the case of the infamous MTGOX, users risk losing their tokens. 

We talked about the specifics of how to address this problem of trust, as well as the process of preparing for an ICO and the challenges in doing everything well.

Website for Herdius: https://herdius.com 

Date: 2017-12-08 05:35:41

#40 - Bitcoin Heading to Wall Street - Futures Contracts will change the game

Bitcoin goes from crypto-street to Wall Street in 2 weeks when the CME allow traders to use future contracts to speculate on Bitcoin pricing. Neal and Nathan dive into the world of futures and discuss how this transition means that Bitcoin’s characteristic is becoming less of a crypto, and more of an asset. Future Contracts ideally means that there will be improved price stability into the future, but there will now always be a looming risk that institutional traders with significant leverage could intensify corrections in the future since they could heavily profit from shortening Bitcoin.

Bitcoin now looks to become detached from it’s initial intent as it starts to take a path towards Wall Street. How Institutional traders bet on Bitcoin could determine how to view Bitcoin today. Is it a store of value? Is it a f [...]

Date: 2017-12-04 02:38:44

#40 - Bitcoin Heading to Wall Street - Futures Contracts will change the game

Bitcoin goes from crypto-street to Wall Street in 2 weeks when the CME allow traders to use future contracts to speculate on Bitcoin pricing. Neal and Nathan dive into the world of futures and discuss how this transition means that Bitcoin’s characteristic is becoming less of a crypto, and more of an asset. Future Contracts ideally means that there will be improved price stability into the future, but there will now always be a looming risk that institutional traders with significant leverage could intensify corrections in the future since they could heavily profit from shortening Bitcoin.

Bitcoin now looks to become detached from it’s initial intent as it starts to take a path towards Wall Street. How Institutional traders bet on Bitcoin could determine how to view Bitcoin today. Is it a store of value? Is it a f [...]

Date: 2017-12-04 02:38:44

#39 - Interview with Scott Nelson CEO of Sweetbridge

A very special interview this Friday with Scott Nelson, CEO of Sweetbridge.  With all the focus on cryptocurrency and the drama in the Bitcoin world it’s easy to overlook the large scale shifts that are coming to established industries such as supply chain settlement.  Sweetbridge aims to reduce the immense financing costs for physical goods that we’ve just come to accept as part of doing business by allowing instant settlement and borrowing against crypto collateral.  

You can find out more at https://sweetbridge.com

 

As mentioned in the episode we will be experimenting with a live meetup on December 14th in Berlin. To join us visit http://meetu.ps/c/3Fd0t/54Lr8/f

 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-12-01 16:23:20

#39 - Interview with Scott Nelson CEO of Sweetbridge

A very special interview this Friday with Scott Nelson, CEO of Sweetbridge.  With all the focus on cryptocurrency and the drama in the Bitcoin world it’s easy to overlook the large scale shifts that are coming to established industries such as supply chain settlement.  Sweetbridge aims to reduce the immense financing costs for physical goods that we’ve just come to accept as part of doing business by allowing instant settlement and borrowing against crypto collateral.  

You can find out more at https://sweetbridge.com

 

As mentioned in the episode we will be experimenting with a live meetup on December 14th in Berlin. To join us visit http://meetu.ps/c/3Fd0t/54Lr8/f

 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-12-01 16:23:20

#38 - Bitcoin hits $9k! But short term threats are growing.

Can you believe it? Bitcoin has now hit $9k, and closing in on $10k before the end of the year. Neal and Nathan put the champagne on ice and look at the short term threats to Bitcoin before it can launch on it’s one way trip to the moon.

Threats include:

  • More Bitcoin forking
  • Bitcoin Cash Hashrate battle
  • Institutional investors shortening Bitcoin via CME future contracts
  • Altcoin growth surpassing Bitcoin’s

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

You can find us on:

iTunes: https://goo.gl/qE7fdU 
Google Play: https://goo.gl/CuCZ5P 
PlayerFM: < [...]

Date: 2017-11-27 03:23:08

#38 - Bitcoin hits $9k! But short term threats are growing.

Can you believe it? Bitcoin has now hit $9k, and closing in on $10k before the end of the year. Neal and Nathan put the champagne on ice and look at the short term threats to Bitcoin before it can launch on it’s one way trip to the moon.

Threats include:

  • More Bitcoin forking
  • Bitcoin Cash Hashrate battle
  • Institutional investors shortening Bitcoin via CME future contracts
  • Altcoin growth surpassing Bitcoin’s

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

You can find us on:

iTunes: https://goo.gl/qE7fdU 
Google Play: https://goo.gl/CuCZ5P 
PlayerFM: < [...]

Date: 2017-11-27 03:23:08

#37 - Interview with Serafin Lion Engel, CEO of Datawallet

Companies are collecting and selling your data constantly. Everything about you is tracked, from what you purchase to which websites you visit, and the companies collecting this data sell it for profit.

But if your data is so valuable, what if you could collect your own data and sell it yourself?  This was the idea behind Datawallet - a series of tools to collect the data that is rightfully yours that you can then profit from.  Today Nathan interviews Serafin Lion Engel, the CEO and cofounder, about the nature of the data marketplace and how blockchain can put data back in the hands of the owners.

For more information visit datawallet.io

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @

Date: 2017-11-24 15:37:23

#37 - Interview with Serafin Lion Engel, CEO of Datawallet

Companies are collecting and selling your data constantly. Everything about you is tracked, from what you purchase to which websites you visit, and the companies collecting this data sell it for profit.

But if your data is so valuable, what if you could collect your own data and sell it yourself?  This was the idea behind Datawallet - a series of tools to collect the data that is rightfully yours that you can then profit from.  Today Nathan interviews Serafin Lion Engel, the CEO and cofounder, about the nature of the data marketplace and how blockchain can put data back in the hands of the owners.

For more information visit datawallet.io

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @

Date: 2017-11-24 15:37:23

#37 - Interview with Serafin Lion Engel, CEO of Datawallet

Companies are collecting and selling your data constantly. Everything about you is tracked, from what you purchase to which websites you visit, and the companies collecting this data sell it for profit.

But if your data is so valuable, what if you could collect your own data and sell it yourself?  This was the idea behind Datawallet - a series of tools to collect the data that is rightfully yours that you can then profit from.  Today Nathan interviews Serafin Lion Engel, the CEO and cofounder, about the nature of the data marketplace and how blockchain can put data back in the hands of the owners.

For more information visit datawallet.io

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @

Date: 2017-11-24 15:37:23

#37 - Interview with Serafin Lion Engel, CEO of Datawallet

Companies are collecting and selling your data constantly. Everything about you is tracked, from what you purchase to which websites you visit, and the companies collecting this data sell it for profit.

But if your data is so valuable, what if you could collect your own data and sell it yourself?  This was the idea behind Datawallet - a series of tools to collect the data that is rightfully yours that you can then profit from.  Today Nathan interviews Serafin Lion Engel, the CEO and cofounder, about the nature of the data marketplace and how blockchain can put data back in the hands of the owners.

For more information visit datawallet.io

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @

Date: 2017-11-24 15:37:23

#37 - Interview with Serafin Lion Engel, CEO of Datawallet

Companies are collecting and selling your data constantly. Everything about you is tracked, from what you purchase to which websites you visit, and the companies collecting this data sell it for profit.

But if your data is so valuable, what if you could collect your own data and sell it yourself?  This was the idea behind Datawallet - a series of tools to collect the data that is rightfully yours that you can then profit from.  Today Nathan interviews Serafin Lion Engel, the CEO and cofounder, about the nature of the data marketplace and how blockchain can put data back in the hands of the owners.

For more information visit datawallet.io

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @

Date: 2017-11-24 15:37:23

#36 - Interview with Leo Nima, Co-Founder of N3XTCODER

Social enterprise has the potential to make a lasting positive impact in our world, but often these organizations lack the technical know-how to reach that potential.

Today we have a special bonus interview with Leo Nima, the blockchain expert and cofounder of N3xtcoder, a Berlin-based technology group that assists social organizations and startups with technical design, coding, and technology education.  

We are airing this interview mid-week because N3xtcoder has a blockchain educational event coming up on the 29th and 30th of November, and we wanted to help them get the word out. 

For more details or to register visit: http://n3xtcoder.org/blockchain-training

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans  [...]

Date: 2017-11-22 20:11:59

#36 - Interview with Leo Nima, Co-Founder of N3XTCODER

Social enterprise has the potential to make a lasting positive impact in our world, but often these organizations lack the technical know-how to reach that potential.

Today we have a special bonus interview with Leo Nima, the blockchain expert and cofounder of N3xtcoder, a Berlin-based technology group that assists social organizations and startups with technical design, coding, and technology education.  

We are airing this interview mid-week because N3xtcoder has a blockchain educational event coming up on the 29th and 30th of November, and we wanted to help them get the word out. 

For more details or to register visit: http://n3xtcoder.org/blockchain-training

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans  [...]

Date: 2017-11-22 20:11:59

#35 - Your Digital ID on the Blockchain and HorseCoin Part 2

Neal and Nathan explore the idea of having your digital ID on the blockchain. The potential is huge, applying for mortgages could be seamless, but do consumers want to offer up ID and personal information to the Blockchain? Developing a blockchain for digital IDs could present itself as a huge opportunity to developing nations to kick start their economies since it could start to include the unbanked. Many developing nations could help develop trust in their govermental institutions by making blockchain and digital IDs a cornerstone to build from.

Horsecoin is mentioned again, it’s the fun idea that doesn’t want to go away. Neal and Nathan explore how winnings from race meetings could be distributed to shareholders thanks to smart-contracts.  

Date: 2017-11-20 21:21:09

#35 - Your Digital ID on the Blockchain and HorseCoin Part 2

Neal and Nathan explore the idea of having your digital ID on the blockchain. The potential is huge, applying for mortgages could be seamless, but do consumers want to offer up ID and personal information to the Blockchain? Developing a blockchain for digital IDs could present itself as a huge opportunity to developing nations to kick start their economies since it could start to include the unbanked. Many developing nations could help develop trust in their govermental institutions by making blockchain and digital IDs a cornerstone to build from.

Horsecoin is mentioned again, it’s the fun idea that doesn’t want to go away. Neal and Nathan explore how winnings from race meetings could be distributed to shareholders thanks to smart-contracts.  

Date: 2017-11-20 21:21:09

#35 - Your Digital ID on the Blockchain and HorseCoin Part 2

Neal and Nathan explore the idea of having your digital ID on the blockchain. The potential is huge, applying for mortgages could be seamless, but do consumers want to offer up ID and personal information to the Blockchain? Developing a blockchain for digital IDs could present itself as a huge opportunity to developing nations to kick start their economies since it could start to include the unbanked. Many developing nations could help develop trust in their govermental institutions by making blockchain and digital IDs a cornerstone to build from.

Horsecoin is mentioned again, it’s the fun idea that doesn’t want to go away. Neal and Nathan explore how winnings from race meetings could be distributed to shareholders thanks to smart-contracts.  

Date: 2017-11-20 21:21:09

#34 - Waves Analysis, HorseCoin and Proof of Stake influence on Price

Neal and Nathan have a look at Waves (finally) and see how it differs to other blockchains out there. With a PoS protocol, is this impacting their price and is it what we can see from Ethereum in the future when they switch to PoS in 2018?

They also explore the idea of doing an ICO on a horse, becasue why not?

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans

Date: 2017-11-17 15:56:38

#34 - Waves Analysis, HorseCoin and Proof of Stake influence on Price

Neal and Nathan have a look at Waves (finally) and see how it differs to other blockchains out there. With a PoS protocol, is this impacting their price and is it what we can see from Ethereum in the future when they switch to PoS in 2018?

They also explore the idea of doing an ICO on a horse, becasue why not?

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans

Date: 2017-11-17 15:56:38

#33 - Bitcoin Wars! Crypto Ideologies put to the test.

Over the weekend we saw Bitcoin Cash stake it’s claim to Bitcoindom, which really shook up the Cryptoverse and left many revising their Crypto bible. Neal and Nathan explore whether the weekend’s price pump was fair game or not, and if Bitcoin Cash is of any threat to Bitcoin. Central to this question is the exploration of the ideologies of decentralization, free markets and incentives.

Information on miner profitability and incentives: https://fork.lol/

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com

Date: 2017-11-14 00:43:19

#33 - Bitcoin Wars! Crypto Ideologies put to the test.

Over the weekend we saw Bitcoin Cash stake it’s claim to Bitcoindom, which really shook up the Cryptoverse and left many revising their Crypto bible. Neal and Nathan explore whether the weekend’s price pump was fair game or not, and if Bitcoin Cash is of any threat to Bitcoin. Central to this question is the exploration of the ideologies of decentralization, free markets and incentives.

Information on miner profitability and incentives: https://fork.lol/

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com

Date: 2017-11-14 00:43:19

#32 - Segwit2x Hard Fork Cancelled! What Next?

Stunning announcement came out on Wednesday in regards to the Segwit2x Hardfork which will see it cancelled due to lack of consensus. Neal and Nathan were as shocked as many of you out there, but managed to keep it together to dissect the impact of the decision and how the markets will play out. Neal anticipates a lot of volatility coming in the next few weeks, but he has finally turned bullish on Bitcoin, and has proclaimed that 2018 will be declared the year of the Bitcoin. However, the threat of regulation may grow stronger while Bitcoin and crypto become more mainstream now that confidence in them will grow thanks to their stronger crypto communities.

Originally we planned to discuss Waves and it’s blockchain – but we couldn’t hold back our need to bring you our analysis on this big event.< [...]

Date: 2017-11-10 06:04:17

#32 - Segwit2x Hard Fork Cancelled! What Next?

Stunning announcement came out on Wednesday in regards to the Segwit2x Hardfork which will see it cancelled due to lack of consensus. Neal and Nathan were as shocked as many of you out there, but managed to keep it together to dissect the impact of the decision and how the markets will play out. Neal anticipates a lot of volatility coming in the next few weeks, but he has finally turned bullish on Bitcoin, and has proclaimed that 2018 will be declared the year of the Bitcoin. However, the threat of regulation may grow stronger while Bitcoin and crypto become more mainstream now that confidence in them will grow thanks to their stronger crypto communities.

Originally we planned to discuss Waves and it’s blockchain – but we couldn’t hold back our need to bring you our analysis on this big event.< [...]

Date: 2017-11-10 06:04:17

#31 - ICO And Crypto Deflation Around the Corner?

We are in unchartered territories with a lot of uncertainty building while we get closer to the Segwit2x hardfork on November 16th. Neal and Nathan dig through the latest trends and news to see if there any way of knowing how things will look on the other side. In this episode we discuss the big drop in ICO investment for the month of October, as well as the continuing deflation of major cryptocurrencies. With Bitcoin continuing to climb to new highs, we wonder how long it can sustain this growth trajectory while other forms of crypto are losing value. Ethereum’s Devcon 3 event got a lot of people excited about Casper the Proof of Stake consensus due in 2018, which brings up the question, how can Bitcoin be valued so high if it’s based on old technology?

ICO trend article [...]

Date: 2017-11-06 21:36:15

#31 - ICO And Crypto Deflation Around the Corner?

We are in unchartered territories with a lot of uncertainty building while we get closer to the Segwit2x hardfork on November 16th. Neal and Nathan dig through the latest trends and news to see if there any way of knowing how things will look on the other side. In this episode we discuss the big drop in ICO investment for the month of October, as well as the continuing deflation of major cryptocurrencies. With Bitcoin continuing to climb to new highs, we wonder how long it can sustain this growth trajectory while other forms of crypto are losing value. Ethereum’s Devcon 3 event got a lot of people excited about Casper the Proof of Stake consensus due in 2018, which brings up the question, how can Bitcoin be valued so high if it’s based on old technology?

ICO trend article [...]

Date: 2017-11-06 21:36:15

#30 - Interview with Josh McIver and Taulant Ramabaja, Co-Founders of ULedger

Regulators, big companies, and governments are all scrambling after data transparency.  A foolproof audit trail showing definitively what happened in a company is the holy grail of blockchain for large organizations, even if full transparency ends up being a double-edged sword.

Today Nathan speaks with Josh McIver and Taulant Ramabaja, the founders of ULedger.  Based in Boise, Idaho, ULedger has worked with corporates and governments to add a layer of blockchain immutability to existing datasets, giving companies the regulatory certainty they have been so desperately searching for.  

You can find more information about ULedger at https://www.uledger.co/

Date: 2017-11-03 15:09:29

#30 - Interview with Josh McIver and Taulant Ramabaja, Co-Founders of ULedger

Regulators, big companies, and governments are all scrambling after data transparency.  A foolproof audit trail showing definitively what happened in a company is the holy grail of blockchain for large organizations, even if full transparency ends up being a double-edged sword.

Today Nathan speaks with Josh McIver and Taulant Ramabaja, the founders of ULedger.  Based in Boise, Idaho, ULedger has worked with corporates and governments to add a layer of blockchain immutability to existing datasets, giving companies the regulatory certainty they have been so desperately searching for.  

You can find more information about ULedger at https://www.uledger.co/

Date: 2017-11-03 15:09:29

#29 - Segwit2x: BTC or B2X? Bitcoin Price peaking despite Hard Fork Uncertainties

Bitcoin is the gift that keeps on giving, with one recent Hard Fork down and another to go soon, the drama and specualtion surrounding the cryptocurrency is going into overdrive.

Neal and Nathan dig into the inherent risks of this particular Hard Fork that may be over looked, especially since Bitcoin is breaking new peaks in valuations. Segwit2x has become a divisive policy within the Bitcoin community that could reshape crypto in the future. The discussion has become more about power rather than technology, but key to winning is maintaining the “Bitcoin” and “BTC” brand, which is determined by the exchanges, the “King Makers” in crypto-land.

Neal and Nathan also discuss the potential for a cryptocurrency to b [...]

Date: 2017-10-30 16:11:46

#29 - Segwit2x: BTC or B2X? Bitcoin Price peaking despite Hard Fork Uncertainties

Bitcoin is the gift that keeps on giving, with one recent Hard Fork down and another to go soon, the drama and specualtion surrounding the cryptocurrency is going into overdrive.

Neal and Nathan dig into the inherent risks of this particular Hard Fork that may be over looked, especially since Bitcoin is breaking new peaks in valuations. Segwit2x has become a divisive policy within the Bitcoin community that could reshape crypto in the future. The discussion has become more about power rather than technology, but key to winning is maintaining the “Bitcoin” and “BTC” brand, which is determined by the exchanges, the “King Makers” in crypto-land.

Neal and Nathan also discuss the potential for a cryptocurrency to b [...]

Date: 2017-10-30 16:11:46

#28 - Interview with Bharath Rao, CEO of Leverj

In our latest interview Neal meets with Bharath Rao, the CEO of Leverj, a company that provides a decentralized cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform that allows users to manage all trades while mitigating all counterparty and custodial risk associated with crypto exchanges. In addition, the platform offers stops and enhanced reporting, including historical trading information about cryptocurrencies, along with simulated trades, trade replays, and peer subscriptions to gain insight from highly skilled traders.

Neal and Bharath discuss such topics as the ability of decentralization to reduce market crashes, the unique tokens of Leverj, working with ConsenSys and competition in the decentralized derivatives world. 

You can learn more about [...]

Date: 2017-10-27 04:41:35

#28 - Interview with Bharath Rao, CEO of Leverj

In our latest interview Neal meets with Bharath Rao, the CEO of Leverj, a company that provides a decentralized cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform that allows users to manage all trades while mitigating all counterparty and custodial risk associated with crypto exchanges. In addition, the platform offers stops and enhanced reporting, including historical trading information about cryptocurrencies, along with simulated trades, trade replays, and peer subscriptions to gain insight from highly skilled traders.

Neal and Bharath discuss such topics as the ability of decentralization to reduce market crashes, the unique tokens of Leverj, working with ConsenSys and competition in the decentralized derivatives world. 

You can learn more about [...]

Date: 2017-10-27 04:41:35

#27 - Tezos, ICO Regulation & Bitcoin Hodlers (Updated Version)

Neal and Nathan cover a wide range of hot topics in this podacst, such as the Tezos fallout, ICO Regulations in Switzerland and Tom Lee’s analysis on how “Hodlers” are impacting the Bitcoin $BTC price.

Tezos raises many questions in regards to ICOs and how inherently risky they are. While infighting may come as no surprise when a Start-Up becomes an over night success and raises millions in capital, the cause is unique in the case of Tezos. The corporatre governance, by leveraging Swiss laws in relation to non-profits, is not bullet-proof for ICOs and could create a need to develop more fobust governance models to protect investors and maintain ICO confidence. 

Date: 2017-10-23 18:27:29

#27 - Tezos, ICO Regulation & Bitcoin Hodlers (Updated Version)

Neal and Nathan cover a wide range of hot topics in this podacst, such as the Tezos fallout, ICO Regulations in Switzerland and Tom Lee’s analysis on how “Hodlers” are impacting the Bitcoin $BTC price.

Tezos raises many questions in regards to ICOs and how inherently risky they are. While infighting may come as no surprise when a Start-Up becomes an over night success and raises millions in capital, the cause is unique in the case of Tezos. The corporatre governance, by leveraging Swiss laws in relation to non-profits, is not bullet-proof for ICOs and could create a need to develop more fobust governance models to protect investors and maintain ICO confidence. 

Date: 2017-10-23 18:27:29

#26 - Dash Analysis - Trading off Bitcoin Decentralization for Practicality

Dash has been one of the best performers this year relative to Bitcoin, making a 400% improvement to date. Neal and Nathan exlpore the potential of Dash to rival Bitcoin and become a defacto cryptocurrency in everyday use when buying goods off merchants. Dash is smartly set up to handle transactions quickly and cheaper than most Crypto, but this has come with trade offs that may impact decentralization enthusiasts. Neal and Nathan examine if these trade offs really matter when the masses adopt crypto more into their lives.

The best point of reference for Dash material and information is at https://www.dash.org/ 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-10-20 20:27:26

#26 - Dash Analysis - Trading off Bitcoin Decentralization for Practicality

Dash has been one of the best performers this year relative to Bitcoin, making a 400% improvement to date. Neal and Nathan exlpore the potential of Dash to rival Bitcoin and become a defacto cryptocurrency in everyday use when buying goods off merchants. Dash is smartly set up to handle transactions quickly and cheaper than most Crypto, but this has come with trade offs that may impact decentralization enthusiasts. Neal and Nathan examine if these trade offs really matter when the masses adopt crypto more into their lives.

The best point of reference for Dash material and information is at https://www.dash.org/ 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-10-20 20:27:26

#25 - Bitcoin hard forks, free money? Or risky business?

Neal and Nathan are reunited after Nathan’s recent trip to California. They dig into the upcoming Bitcoin Gold and SegWit2x hard forks and how Bitcoin’s price change is potentially related to it. Bitcoin is on a price surge at the moment, but is this down to investor confidence or helipcoter money? Neal and Nathan discuss the risks associated with the 2 events, while also exploring the fundamental differences between Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Gold and Segwit2x. Should ASICs computers be part of any PoW cryptocurrency, or would GPUs offer a more fair decentralized system for the masses? Listen to our latest podcast to find out more.

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-10-16 18:24:28

#25 - Bitcoin hard forks, free money? Or risky business?

Neal and Nathan are reunited after Nathan’s recent trip to California. They dig into the upcoming Bitcoin Gold and SegWit2x hard forks and how Bitcoin’s price change is potentially related to it. Bitcoin is on a price surge at the moment, but is this down to investor confidence or helipcoter money? Neal and Nathan discuss the risks associated with the 2 events, while also exploring the fundamental differences between Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Gold and Segwit2x. Should ASICs computers be part of any PoW cryptocurrency, or would GPUs offer a more fair decentralized system for the masses? Listen to our latest podcast to find out more.

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-10-16 18:24:28

#24 - Interview with Antoine Yeretzian from Blockchainpartner.fr

Blockchain Partner is one of the largest blockchain consultancies and development houses in France, performing pilot projects with such companies as BNP Paribas, SCNF, The Bank of France, and more.  As such Antoine is in a good position to see how the large corporations are approaching this new, disruptive technology, how they are applying it, and what we should expect to see from them in the future.

Blockchain Partner’s website: https://blockchainpartner.fr/en/ 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @

Date: 2017-10-13 12:53:03

#24 - Interview with Antoine Yeretzian from Blockchainpartner.fr

Blockchain Partner is one of the largest blockchain consultancies and development houses in France, performing pilot projects with such companies as BNP Paribas, SCNF, The Bank of France, and more.  As such Antoine is in a good position to see how the large corporations are approaching this new, disruptive technology, how they are applying it, and what we should expect to see from them in the future.

Blockchain Partner’s website: https://blockchainpartner.fr/en/ 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @

Date: 2017-10-13 12:53:03

#23 - Special Segment on Sidechains

While Nathan continues his adventures in Silicon Valley, now is a good time to post a pre-recorded special segment of his on Sidechains. A Sidechain, in simplest terms, is just a separate blockchain but is attached to the parent through the use of a two-way peg which allows for assets to be interchangeable and moved across the chain at a fixed deterministic exchange rate. This two-way peg works by utilizing simple payment verification or SPV as it’s otherwise known. To show and prove ownership of the assets on the parent chain.

White paper on sidechains can be found here: https://goo.gl/35aerx 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @

Date: 2017-10-09 20:28:44

#23 - Special Segment on Sidechains

While Nathan continues his adventures in Silicon Valley, now is a good time to post a pre-recorded special segment of his on Sidechains. A Sidechain, in simplest terms, is just a separate blockchain but is attached to the parent through the use of a two-way peg which allows for assets to be interchangeable and moved across the chain at a fixed deterministic exchange rate. This two-way peg works by utilizing simple payment verification or SPV as it’s otherwise known. To show and prove ownership of the assets on the parent chain.

White paper on sidechains can be found here: https://goo.gl/35aerx 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @

Date: 2017-10-09 20:28:44

#22 - Interview with Aggelos Kiayias, Chief Scientist at IOHK

Neal was lucky enough to meet with Aggelos Kiayias, Chief Scientist at IOHK, to discuss his work on Ouroboros, a new proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchain protocol that offers rigorous security measures. IOHK is the team behind the recent ICO for Cardano ($ADA), whose blockchain runs the new Ouroboros protocol.

Neal covers the central principals supporting Ouroboros, the challenges for Proof of Stake to be adopted, and the impact of Blockchain hype to expand Blockchain research.

Further information into the work by Aggelos Kiayias on PoS (Proof of Stake): https://goo.gl/z4vjs6 

Professor Aggelos Kiayias is chair in Cyber Security and Privacy at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests are in computer security, information security, applied cryptography and foundations of cryptography with a particular emphasis in blockchain technologies and distributed systems, e-voting and secure multiparty protocols as [...]

Date: 2017-10-06 12:48:20

#22 - Interview with Aggelos Kiayias, Chief Scientist at IOHK

Neal was lucky enough to meet with Aggelos Kiayias, Chief Scientist at IOHK, to discuss his work on Ouroboros, a new proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchain protocol that offers rigorous security measures. IOHK is the team behind the recent ICO for Cardano ($ADA), whose blockchain runs the new Ouroboros protocol.

Neal covers the central principals supporting Ouroboros, the challenges for Proof of Stake to be adopted, and the impact of Blockchain hype to expand Blockchain research.

Further information into the work by Aggelos Kiayias on PoS (Proof of Stake): https://goo.gl/z4vjs6 

Professor Aggelos Kiayias is chair in Cyber Security and Privacy at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests are in computer security, information security, applied cryptography and foundations of cryptography with a particular emphasis in blockchain technologies and distributed systems, e-voting and secure multiparty protocols as [...]

Date: 2017-10-06 12:48:20

#21 - Is this Peak ICO? Implications of the South Korea Ban

South Korea is the latest country to ban ICOs, could this be the beginning of the end of the short lived ICO bubble? Neal and Nathan explore the impact of the recent ban and consider the implications to Ethereum investment and it’s value. 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

You can find us on:

iTunes: https://goo.gl/qE7fdU 
Google Play: https://goo.gl/CuCZ5P 
Player [...]

Date: 2017-10-02 23:22:51

#21 - Is this Peak ICO? Implications of the South Korea Ban

South Korea is the latest country to ban ICOs, could this be the beginning of the end of the short lived ICO bubble? Neal and Nathan explore the impact of the recent ban and consider the implications to Ethereum investment and it’s value. 

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

You can find us on:

iTunes: https://goo.gl/qE7fdU 
Google Play: https://goo.gl/CuCZ5P 
Player [...]

Date: 2017-10-02 23:22:51

#20 -Interview with Sergey Nazarov, CEO of SmartContract.com

Today we broadcast our interview with Sergey Nazarov, the CEO of SmartContract.com. Sergey helps us dig ino the world of Smart Contracts on the Blockchain, and discusses with Nathan how they can interact with the various data points out there to help realize it’s potential. Smart Contracts are seen as a huge game changer in the Blockchain ecosystem, and has heightened the interest of many entrepreneurs and investors in this exciting space.

To lean more about Smart Contracts on the Blockchain, check out the following link: https://goo.gl/RozUhW 

To get more information about Sergey and his company check out https://smartcontract.com/  

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-09-29 12:49:57

#20 -Interview with Sergey Nazarov, CEO of SmartContract.com

Today we broadcast our interview with Sergey Nazarov, the CEO of SmartContract.com. Sergey helps us dig ino the world of Smart Contracts on the Blockchain, and discusses with Nathan how they can interact with the various data points out there to help realize it’s potential. Smart Contracts are seen as a huge game changer in the Blockchain ecosystem, and has heightened the interest of many entrepreneurs and investors in this exciting space.

To lean more about Smart Contracts on the Blockchain, check out the following link: https://goo.gl/RozUhW 

To get more information about Sergey and his company check out https://smartcontract.com/  

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through 

Date: 2017-09-29 12:49:57

#19 R3 vs Ripple: Blockchain Wars in Banking

Neal and Nathan take a look at the R3 vs Ripple lawsuits, and explore the benefits of blockchain in the banking industry.

We also included a special segment on medical records, and how blockchain could revolutionize the industry.

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

You can find us on

iTunes: https://goo.gl/qE7fdU 
Google Play: https://goo.gl/CuCZ5P 
PlayerFM: https://goo.gl/xpKym1 
Podbean: https://analysisinchains.podbean.com/ 
TuneIn: https://goo.gl/9bFJRJ  
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Date: 2017-09-25 20:05:59

#19 R3 vs Ripple: Blockchain Wars in Banking

Neal and Nathan take a look at the R3 vs Ripple lawsuits, and explore the benefits of blockchain in the banking industry.

We also included a special segment on medical records, and how blockchain could revolutionize the industry.

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

Keep on hashing!

Date: 2017-09-25 20:05:59

#18 - IOTA, Blockchain without the Blocks

Neal and Nathan check out IOTA, the Blockchain without the Block or the Chains. This episode looks at the technology IOTA is based upon and it’s potential to be the defacto currency of IOT systems in the future. It’s a new technology with a lot of promise and potential, but is IOTA taking the right steps to ensure it’s success?

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Date: 2017-09-22 16:58:05

#18 - IOTA, Blockchain without the Blocks

Neal and Nathan check out IOTA, the Blockchain without the Block or the Chains. This episode looks at the technology IOTA is based upon and it’s potential to be the defacto currency of IOT systems in the future. It’s a new technology with a lot of promise and potential, but is IOTA taking the right steps to ensure it’s success?

We hope you enjoy our show and feel free to reach out to us at info@analysisinchains.com or on Twitter through @NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

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Date: 2017-09-22 16:58:05

#17 - The Shape of Crypto Finance in the Future

Neal and Nathan crack open the newspaper this morning and discuss the crypto headlines.  Bitcoin has begun to recover, but it’s anyone’s guess as to what happens next. The European Space Agency is looking at putting blockchain nodes on satellites.  Canadian startup Stack is partnering with Mastercard to bring a crypto solution to personal banking.  All of this leads to an in-depth discussion on the role of the big traditional companies in the crypto-space and how crypto developments and services may have an enormous impact in the developing world.

The startup we mention in the show is called Stack (www.getstack.ca)

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Date: 2017-09-18 16:46:31

#16 - The Crypto Sky Is Falling: Bitcoin and other Cryptos take a big dive - Why? And will it continue?

Neal and Nathan take cover as all things Crypto take a beating in the markets. From Jamie Dimon to China Ban Hammer, everything seems to be pushing Bitcoin and Crypto prices down. Neal and Nathan reflect on whether this is the end of Crypto, or an opportunity to get back on thr right path and concentrate on Tech development instead of price.

As a bonus, we have added aspecial segment on Blockchain for Voting! 

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Date: 2017-09-15 16:25:40

#15 - Monero, more like Cash, less like Bitcoin

Neal and Nathan look at Monero, perceived as the defacto cryptocurrency of the underworld, but actually has many benefits for law-abiding citizens. In this episode we compare Monero a lot to cash, which it is trying to replace, and Bitcoin it’s closest challenger in the crypto world.

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Date: 2017-09-11 18:00:00

#14 China Strikes Back! - The Aftermath of the Chinese ICO Ban

“China brings down the Ban Hammer on ICOs!”. Neal and Nathan assess the Bitcoin correction that was supposed to be a crash, but turned out to be a blip! They dig into some market forces that could be making Bitcoin price growth so resilient when extreme regulation is introduced in a prominet market. Napster makes another analogy guest appearance, this time when discussing how the Music industry recovered from their disruption, and how Goverments could recover from that caused by Cryptos.

Neal’s reference that he couldn’t remember while live was “How Music Got Free” by Stephen Witt, essential reading for diruptive times like these.

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Date: 2017-09-08 02:02:23

#13 - Applications - Exploring Cases for Blockchain Techncology

Nathan shares one of his special segments today, this time on Blockchain Applications. He explores various real world examples where blockchain has the potential to disrupt for the better. 

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Date: 2017-09-04 19:29:23

#12 - Interview with Bitbond CEO, Radoslav Albrecht

Today’s episode kicks off Neal and Nathan’s fall season with an exclusive interview. Radoslav Albrecht is the founder and CEO of BitBond, one of the oldest bitcoin-based startups in Berlin.

Lean more about Bitbond at www.bitbond.com

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Date: 2017-09-01 12:21:50

#11 A Whopper of a Coin - It’s not about the burger!

Neal and Nathan explore the impact of Burger King’s introduction of a theor own Cryptocurrency called the Whoppercoin. This groundbreaking move is more than a new Cryptocurrency, but a sign of things to come as the East pushes further than the West into the Crypto world and how a potential digital Wallet War is a brewing.

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Date: 2017-08-28 16:34:10

#10 The Ripple Effect - Underhyped but a lot of Potential

The latest episode sees Neal and Nathan get ambitious, and try to take on the Ripple Cryptocurrency. While Bitcoin gets a lot of media attention, there is a lot of potential to Ripple, so the deeper we dug under the hood the more fascinating it became. We hope we do this cryptocurrency justice since there is so much to cover. Please let us know if we have left any gaps, or if there is any other cryptocurrency you would like to learn more about.

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Date: 2017-08-25 19:34:53

#9 Bitcoin Cash Back from the Dead - Why is this happening and why are other Cryptos getting more attention?

Bitcoin Cash Back from the Dead - Why is this happening and why are other Cryptos getting more attention?

Neal & Nathan explore the recent Bitcoin Cash Price spike and try to figure out if it’s a new investor trend that is emerging. Currency Mechanics rather than Decentralization may be the more prominent issue for investors who are looking more longer term. We also discuss the latest Bitcoin risk with more talk of a hardfork with Segwit2x agreement in November looking less solid than before.

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Date: 2017-08-21 14:12:06

#8 Is NEO the One? Digging through the NEO hype, is it about the Tech or the Region? Or Both?

With NEO hype gripping Crypto markets, Nathan and Neal try to see if it is justified. Nathan breaks down the technical opportunities with the Technology, while Neal tries to weigh up its investment potential. Could this be the start of an East vs West Blockchain Techncology Race, or is this all about freedom of choice for developers? 

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Neo Wallet Address: AZiQPGi3n9eZhvBnG69iizVy4BpsxMdjFS

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Date: 2017-08-18 18:14:33

#7 Nutshells, What is a wallet, and Australian Crypto

While Neal takes a sick day, Nathan talks about the ins and outs of crypto wallets, and comments on the Australian government exploring making its own official cryptocurrency.

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Date: 2017-08-14 20:13:00

#6 The Delaware Decision - How an overlooked piece of news could spell big things for Blockchain

Neal and Nathan discuss the potential opportunities for Blockchain thanks to a law that was passed in Delaware allowing many Fortune 500 companies to use the technology as a storage of data. Blockchain is now finding its path to the corporate world which could see a lot of investments in this area in the next few years. Is the hype real in terms of seeing Blockchain in coporate institutions, or are we still many years away? Neal and Nathan discuss the opportunities and roadblocks ahead. 

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Date: 2017-08-10 18:38:18

#5 Our 4 Factors to Understand the True Value of Bitcoin

The price of Bitcoin is going through the roof, with very little data out there determining if it is rational. In the latest episode, Neal & Nathan explore 4 factors that could determine if the price is overspeculated, or is perfectly priced. The 4 factors are: Macro-economic trends, Bitcoffee Index, Value of Trust and Mining Convenience. We will use these four factors in future episodes when comparing Bitcoin to other Cryptocurrencies that could rival it’s dominace in the future. 

Macro-Economic trends are important since certain countries could be using Crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin as a havan. A sudden changes in governmental policies could see unexpected trend reversals.

The Bitcoffee Index highlights the mechanics of a currency, and how transaction costs and time to confirm payment could impede adoption.

Value of Trust is the hardest to determine, but each country has it’s own perception as to what that is. With 80% of mining pools for [...]

Date: 2017-08-07 16:46:07

#4 The Rise of Bitcoin Cash - Where is the Value?

It’s never a dull moment in the world of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, this week we see the official release of Bitcoin Cash, and with it, the constant questions regarding its value. Bitcoin Cash is a result of a hardfork from Bitcoin, brought about by fundamental ideals regarding the right way to manage the currency. To answer the question of value, one needs to understand why this currency exists, how it technically differs to Bitcoin, and how liquid is it (as determined by the exchanges). We hope you enjoy this latest podcast, feel free to subscribe and share. Contact us at info@analysisinchains.com for any questions you have, or reach out to us on Twitter on @@NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

Date: 2017-08-04 02:00:31

#3 The SEC finally weighs in - does it matter to your investments or Blockchain Startup?

THE SEC finally weighed in on the Cryptocurrency craze, which was actually to the benefit to all in the blockchain community. We discuss how best to determine if a cryptocurrency falls under the SEC’s definition of a security and what are the implications of regulation entering the Blockchain world. Contact us at info@analysisinchains.com for any questions you have, or reach out to us on Twitter at @@NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

Date: 2017-08-01 02:45:13

#1 Inaugural Podcast for Analysis in Chains

Neal and Nathan kick off the podcast under the working title “The Blockheads”. Yes, it’s a little rough around the edges, but it sums up what this podcast is about, you get to learn the ins and outs of the blockchain world along with us in our unconventional approach. 

Date: 2017-07-26 03:27:10

#2 Bitcoin is a bit of a “Pogo stick” - Seeing past the Cryptocurrency speculation.

In this week’s episode, Neal and Nathan debate if Bitcoin is still an attractive investment, compare it to previous speculation booms and bust cycles such as the dot come bubble and “Tulip-mania”, while making the horrific error of proclaiming that Gordon Gekko was the Wolf of Wall Street. Hope you enjoy and thanks for listening. Contact us at info@analysisinchains.com for any questions you have, or reach out to us on Twitter on @@NealKierans and @NWilliamsMBA

Date: 2017-07-26 03:22:01