In this episode we take a little bit of a break from the topics to talk about them as a collective. Using the knowledge we have learned we can discuss why this is so important. Additionally, I brought on my associate, Jacob, to ask some questions because he is a listener and learner of this technology. We discuss the reason you should learn about this. Why is this crypto thing so important? How is Crypto going to affect me? When should I actually know anything about crypto? Watch the podcast on YouTube: https://youtu.be/KePYI-j0LwM Here are some exchanges I have used successfully. PLEASE DO YOUR OWN RESEARCH WHEN SETTING UP AN ACCOUNT AND INVESTING!!! Referral links - Coinbase: coinbase.com/join/olstad_z?src=ios-link Uphold: https://uphold.com/signup?referral=543cc28383 OKcoin: https://www.okcoin.com/join/600090433 Binance.us: https://accounts.binance.us/en/register?ref=52276413 Bitrue: https://www.bitrue.com/act/partner/landing?cn=900000&inviteCode=GLZVGG Let me know if you have any questions! https://twitter.com/conorolstad
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From being drawn to learn everything he could about tech as a kid in the 90s, to being the growth manager at Okcoin today and being a highly respected voice in crypto with his successful YouTube show Thinking Crypto, it's safe to say Tony's ambition to master a wide range of skill sets has been the driver an incredible career.After immigrating from South America to the US, Tony has always been driven to learn everything he could about every new environment he found himself in. From busting computers apart in the 90s to being a self-taught digital marketer and YouTuber, Tony has a lot of wisdom to share about the value of consistency, passion, and trial and error. Having started his show, Thinking Crypto, in 2017 after finding a natural fit sharing about his passion for tech and crypto, Tony has grown his community to 122K subscribers and is a go-to resource for many people in the space looking for easy to understand takes on blockchain, every changing crypto trends, and digital assets.What we unraveled —5:40 - Tony speaks about immigrating from South America to the USA as a child, and his early drive to learn about tech in the 90s7:41 - Tony's career journey from marketing to crypto, starting his own podcast and YouTube channel, and working with Okcoin Exchange8:36 - How Tony got started in building websites and digital marketing back in 2007, and the trial and error of starting different YouTube channels before finding a natural fit with tech and crypto content a decade later11:32 - Why Tony says consistency is the critical piece to starting something new, and how valuable it is in building skillsets over time21:09 - Tony's transition from being the shy kid to a confident, respected public speaker24:25 - How Thinking Crypto grew from 2017 to what it is today26:44 - Tony's thoughts on what's happening in crypto right now, and why it's helpful to understand that the ‘bad things' happening aren't necessarily unique to crypto33:22 - Tony's take on Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) and how it's different to existing digital services like PayPal or Venmo35:44 - What former Coinbase CTO Balaji Srinivasan has said about the banking crisis' impact on Bitcoin, and why Tony disagrees with him43:32 - The value of Bitcoin as a global asset class, and why diversification is crucial in creating and maintaining financial wealth46:45 - Why Tony believes the government will use CBDCs as the new financial systemUnravel Further —Links Mentioned in this Episode -Thinking Crypto InstagramThink it's Crypto TwitterOkcoin ExchangeBitcoinVid IQDale CarnegieCoinbaseBalaji SrinivasanPaul Tudor JonesThe Things They Carried by Tim O'BrienMore of Tony -Tony Edward is the founder and host of the Thinking Crypto Podcast. He is also a growth manager at Okcoin Exchange, speaker, and digital marketer.Connect with Tony on Twitter
Ron Hammond of the Blockchain Association talks the latest with US crypto regulations. We touch on the sentiment in DC after the FTX collapse, when SEC Gary Gensler will be brought in to speak, Stablecoin regulations, Banks and crypto custody and more.
Kyle Schneps is the Director of Public Policy at Bitcoin mining company Foundry, which is owned by Digital Currency Group. In this interview we discuss Foundry's Bitcoin mining services, staking, and other BTC services. We touch on Bitcoin adoption and growth, crypto regulations, cbdcs and more.
Brian Quintenz is head of policy at a16z crypto. In this interview we talk about a16z crypto's web3 plans for 2023, crypto regulations, SEC and CFTC approach to crypto regulation, FTX collapse and crypto bear market.
Dan Gambardello of Crypto Capital Venture joins me for an interview and he provides technical & price analysis for Bitcoin, Cardano ADA, Ripple XRP, and Ethereum. He provides short term and longterm predictions for the crypto prices.
James Wallis is the VP of Central Bank engagements at Ripple. In this interview we discuss Central Banks issuing CBDCs and stablecoins on the XRP Ledger. We touch on Ripple's relationships with Central Banks, updates with Palau and Bhutan pilots, benefits of CBDCs and how they can coexist with stablecoins, Fed Digital Dollar and more!
In crypto news today altcoins like Polygon matic and Avalanche Avax have big updates. A handful of crypto projects have received venture funding in the second week of 2023. As Congress gears up for its next session with a slew of what the industry hopes will be crypto-friendly lawmakers, Bitwise's general counsel has her eye on stablecoin regulations.
Gareth Soloway discusses his outlook for Bitcoin, Altcoins, Stocks, and Real Estate in this interview. He touches on Altcoins such as XRP, Solana, Ethereum and Fed rate hikes.
Flare token distribution has started. Financial Committee is starfting investigation into FTX and SEC Gary Gensler. Tomorrow, the House will vote to establish a Select Committee on the Strategic Competition Between the US and China. This is important to blockchain and crypto.