The Blockcrunch Podcast
By Jason Choi
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Learn about big ideas in crypto and blockchain in 20 minute segments from the most recognized and trusted voices in the space. Join Jason Choi in learning about how to invest in and build out the decentralized future from career venture capitalists, professional traders, seasoned developers, and bona fide entrepreneurs. This show is for educational purposes only; nothing discussed should be construed as financial advice.
||CleanGitcoin: the Future of Open Source? - Kevin Owocki (Gitcoin)||In this episode, I chat with Kevin Owocki, founder of Gitcoin - an platform where teams/projects like ConsenSys, Ethereum, Metamask can pay bounties in cryptocurrency to fund open source work. We discuss: Challenges facing open source work Why...||8/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStrategic Issues ICO Projects Face - Jill Carlson||I chatted with Jill Carlson, an independent contractor who's worked with projects such as 0x and Tezos, about strategic issues facing crypto projects, including: Pitfalls in managing reserves Recruiting and contracting in crypto Different...||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Will Ethereum Scale? - Lane Rettig (Ethereum core developer)||How will Ethereum scale? In Part 2 of this 2-episode interview, I chatted with Lane Rettig, core developer at Ethereum. We focus on everything scalability, including: Tech and social dimensions of scaling Current scaling initiatives in Ethereum How...||7/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow is Ethereum Governed?- Lane Rettig (Ethereum core developer)||What are Ethereum's 2 biggest challenges? In this 2-episode interview, I chatted with Lane Rettig, core developer at Ethereum. In part 1, we talk about 1 of the challenges - governance: How developers make decisions for Ethereum Current topics in...||7/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLessons from the Crypto Investing World (Season Finale)||We take a look back at the past few months and summarize the key takeaways from in-depth conversations with some of crypto's top investors. We talk about: What are the different fund types in crypto What theses crypto fund managers have...||7/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEvaluating Privacy in Cryptocurrencies - Jordan Clifford (Scalar Capital)||We chat with Jordan Clifford, co-founder and managing partner of Scalar Capital, a crypto venture capital fund that focuses on privacy, among other theses. We talk about: What is privacy, does it matter, and do people care? Comparing privacy-focused...||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTokenizing the World with Blockchain - Anthony Pompliano (Morgan Creek Digital Assets)||We chat with Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano, Founder & Partner at Morgan Creek Digital Assets, a blockchain-centric subsidiary of investment firm Morgan Creek Capital. We talk about: What is tokenization and why are its benefits How tokenized assets...||6/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInvesting in Dapps vs. Protocol Tokens - Jake Brukhman (CoinFund)||We chat with Jake Brukhman, co-founder and managing partner of CoinFund LLC, a blockchain research and advisory firm. We talk about: Why "Fat Protocols" is not a good investment thesis What drives values in utility tokens and decentralized apps When...||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFounders: Venture Capital or ICO? - Paul Veradittakit (Pantera Capital)||We chat with Paul Veradittakit, Partner at Pantera Capital, the first venture fund to invest in Bitcoin. We talk about: When founders should go for traditional VC vs. launching their own ICOs Attractive areas of investment for Pantera How communities..||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStarting a Crypto Venture Fund - Nick Tomaino (1confirmation)||We chat with Nick Tomaino, Founder and General Partner at 1confirmation, a venture fund investing long term in the crypto ecosystem. We talk about 4 things investors should look at in crypto How Nick started 1confirmation and his career advice Why...||5/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWill ICOs and Crypto Disrupt Venture Capital? - Bonnie Cheung (500 Startups)||We chat with Bonnie Cheung, Venture Partner at 500 Startups, one of the most active seed investors around the world that also recently launched a Blockchain Track in their accelerator program. We talk about Whether ICOs and crypto will disrupt...||5/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCrypto in Asia and the Road to $50K Bitcoin - Jehan Chu (Kenetic Capital)||We chat with Jehan Chu (@collectionist), co-founder of Kenetic, a blockchain advisory, investment and development firm in Hong Kong. Jehan also helped founded the Hong Kong branches of the Ethereum and Bitcoin Associations. We talk about: Why Bitcoin..||4/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Scale the Crypto Ecosystem - Meltem Demirors (Athena Capital, DCG)||We chat with Meltem Demirors (@Melt_Dem), founder of Athena Capital and former Director of Development at Digital Currency Group. We talk about: Why current ICOs can be bad for crypto Why institutional investors may not be essential to growth How...||4/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFinding the Big Winners in Crypto - Kyle Samani (Multicoin Capital)||We chat with Kyle Samani (@KyleSamani), co-founder at Multicoin Capital, one of the more prominent funds in crypto. We talk about: The way to make money in crypto investing Framework for identifying the key winners in crypto Upcoming trends investors..||4/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Geopolitics of Blockchain - Santi Siri (Democracy Earth Foundation)||We chat with Santi Siri (@santisiri), founder at Y-Combinator backed non-profit Democracy Earth Foundation. We talk about: The geopolitical implications of crypto What is liquid democracy, and how it relates to blockchain How governments can be...||4/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Use Blockchain to Save the World - Ben Siegel (ConsenSys)||We chat with Ben Siegel (@BenLLS), Impact Policy Manager at ConsenSys, the largest Ethereum development company in the world. We talk about: How blockchain is used to give identity to the disenfranchised The intersection between crypto and...||3/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCalculating Value & Risk in Crypto Investing - Chris Burniske (Placeholder VC)||We chat with Chris Burniske (@cburniske), partner at Placeholder VC and co-author of the bestseller "Cryptoassets - The Innovative Investor's Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond". We talk about: How to value different types of cryptoassets The framework to...||3/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Future of Decentralized Crypto Exchanges, and Why it Matters - Will Warren (0x)||Why Decentralized Exchanges Will Have an Important Role in the Future of Crypto||3/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShould You Invest in a Crypto Index Fund? - Hunter Horsley (Bitwise Asset Management)||Interview with co-founder of Bitwise and HOLD 10 - the world's first crypto index fund||3/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Do Accelerators Look for in Crypto Startups? - Adam Draper (Boost VC)||Adam Draper (@AdamDraper), founder and managing director of Boost VC, has helped invest in over 85 blockchain startups including Coinbase, Ledger, Ripio and Aragon. In this episode, we talk about: Why the startup accelerator model makes sense in...||2/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlockcrunch - A Brief Introduction||Announcing the launch of a podcast miniseries collecting insights from investors and entrepreneurs in the blockchain space. 20 minute episodes for the busy crypto investor and enthusiast. Hosted by Jason Choi (@MrJasonChoi) and David Ongchoco...||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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Informative and entertaining. Excited to see more.
already learnt so much through this podcast and can’t wait to learn more! love how it’s so educational and so fun to listen to at the same time. looking forward to more episodes!!!
Excited to see more quality interviewees. The lineup is strong!