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Your new favorite podcast from two dudes who love Bitcoins & have nice beards.

Back in 2018, BitBoy and JChains met up at a conference in Chicago. Both were in the Crypto space for a while and jokingly decided to start a podcast. 2 weeks later they were recording their first episode, and it took off from there.

They're just two dudes, with nice beards, and love for Bitcoin… and the crypto community.

Sep 12, 2019

Over the last decade, blockchain technology and crypto has been steadily increasing in popularity. Nevertheless, there are still people around the world who aren’t unaware of crypto and the benefits of decentralized blockchains. Without any connection to an entity or government, decentralized networks ensure that your funds remain safe and your system is never shut down by outside interference.


In today’s episode, we discuss how CoinMarketCap attacked Bitboy for a video he made about the company back in 2009. We share a list of alternative platforms you could use instead of CoinMarketCap and discuss Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey’s account being hacked and the reasons that led to it. We share how you could prevent something similar from happening to you. We explain why decentralized apps are important to keep your funds secure in the future. We also share our love for football and the recent controversy over Antonio Brown’s request for social media consultants to help him get released from the Raiders.




‘People really don’t understand centralization and decentralization because it doesn’t seem like a thing you need to worry about until it happens to you.’ - Bitboy




This week on Beards and Bitcoins:


  • The news about Antonio Brown asking social media consultants to help him get his Raiders release and why people think it Antonio Brown’s act is a conspiracy
  • Bitboy’s attack from CoinMarketCap for a video that he made about the way they work
  • CoinMarketCap’s decision of removing all South Korean Exchanges from its listings
  • The amount of money lost on the market due to CoinMarketCap removing South Korean data
  • Alternative cryptocurrency market analysis and tracking platforms instead of CoinMarketCap
  • Why CoinMarketCap isn’t a crypto project
  • News about Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter’s account being hacked
  • Why crypto needs to be more popular among people and industries



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This episode is sponsored by MonarchPay. Crypto Starts Here.


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