The Monero Monitor Podcast
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Explore the ins and outs of the Monero cryptocurrency, meet people in the Monero space, and learn about projects and other cryptocurrencies that impact Monero.
||CleanE16 - Mimblewimble with Andrew Poelstra||In July 2016, an unknown developer going by the name "Tom Elvis Jedusor" dropped a link to a Tor hidden service on the bitcoin-wizards IRC channel. In it, he revealed a new protocol dubbed "Mimblewimble" after the tongue-tying curse in Harry Potter,...||12/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE15 - GloBee with Ric Spagni, Ray Prince, and Pat Spitalieri||We're back! Riccardo "fluffypony" Spagni (CEO), Raymond Prince (Operations Manager), and Patrizio Spitalieri (Support Manager) join the show to talk about their online payments startup GloBee.com. We discuss the hows and whys of GloBee's service,...||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE14 - John Tromp on Cuckoo Cycle PoW & John McAfee on Monero||This week's episode is a two-parter! First up, I talk with John Tromp, inventor of the Cuckoo Cycle Proof of Work algorithm. We discuss what it means to be an egalitarian proof of work and how Cuckoo Cycle targets consumer hardware rather than...||9/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE13 - Over-the-counter Monero trading with LocalMonero.co||On this week's episode, I talk with LocalMonero.co co-founder Alex about the launch of their new platform, how the service works, whether we can trust them, and a bit about who they are. We talk about why they are for now choosing to stay anonymous...||9/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE12 - Bithumb, LocalMonero, Globee, RuffCT, IRS Coin Tracking, T-Swift, US Debt Ceiling, and more!||The past week has been quite eventful for Monero and Bitcoin. I'm rejoined by my friend who talked with us in Episode 7 about the Satoshi white paper and we try to make sense of it all. Join us as we talk about Bithumb adding Monero to their exchange,..||8/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE11 - Reflecting back and looking forward. Where do we go from here?||Today's episode is shorter than normal. I won't be interviewing anyone or talking about another project. Instead, this episode focuses on the podcast itself. I talk about what I'm trying to do with the show, some assumptions I make about you my...||8/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE10 - Defending Privacy - Coin Center's Advocacy to US Regulators and Lawmakers||Have you ever wondered what the attitudes of lawmakers and regulators are towards privacy issues with Bitcoin and privacy-focused cryptocurrencies like Monero? This past week, I traveled to Coin Center in Washington, DC to talk with Jerry Brito (Coin...||7/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE09 - What is Changelly? An interview with CEO Konstantin Gladych.||Over the past three years, a wide variety of companies have gotten involved in the Monero ecosystem. Some companies have very public-facing PR groups, founders, or community liaisons, but others have chosen to keep more quiet. Today, I talk with the...||7/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitE08 - Monero Uncensored with guest Chris DeRose||Today, I talk with Chris DeRose of the Bitcoin Uncensored YouTube show and podcast about changes he's undergoing with his show, his thoughts on the Monero community and the potential future Monero needs to plan for, and the movements of the...||7/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE07 - Required Reading - Deep dive of the Satoshi White Paper for newcomers and veterans alike||This episode introduces a new type of show to the series, "Required Reading." From time to time we'll devote a show to analyzing an important paper or document relevant to Bitcoin and Monero, and try to come away with a more detailed understanding of...||6/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE06 - A fireside chat with Justin "SamsungGalaxyPlayer" Ehrenhofer||Join us as we check in with Justin Ehrenhofer, a.k.a. SamsungGalaxyPlayer, to hear about his adventures as an increasingly well known Monero community member. We talk about his efforts at building a university cryptocurrency club at the University of...||6/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE05 - Blockchain-Backed Loans with SALT Lending||Have you ever wanted cash for a project or purchase but weren't ready or willing to liquidate your Bitcoin, Monero, or other coin holdings? Would you be interested in a way to leverage your cryptocurrency through a collateralized loan to increase your..||5/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE04 - Cryptocurrencies and capitalism, a shape-shifting landscape - with Erik Voorhees.||In today's show, ShapeShift.io founder Erik Voorhees tells us about his libertarian roots, path to being a Bitcoin entrepreneur, his vision for ShapeShift, and cryptocurrency venture capitalism. How do we fix the global monetary system, how has the...||5/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE03 - Betting on Bitcoin and Monero with the co-founder of LuckyBit and XMR.to. The "binary fate" of a cryptocurrency entrepreneur.||In this week's episode, I talk to BinaryFate, the co-founder of the LuckyBit online Bitcoin casino, Cryptosphere Systems, and XMR.to about his involvement in cryptocurrencies. Find out about NP-hard problems, overcoming miner censorship, and the...||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE02 - Saving NASA, OpenLDAP/LMDB, Monero Direct, and why Monero is the only true cryptocurrency||An interview with Howard "hyc" Chu||4/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE01 - A random walk with Riccardo "fluffyponyza" Spagni||An interview with Monero Core Developer Riccard Spagni about his adventures in the cryptocurrency space!||3/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Great new podcast
Great podcast covering an under covered cryptocurrency.