Cas Piancey and I are very excited to launch our new long-form investigative show Innovated. This series will take a look at Blockchains LLC and Jeffrey Berns plan to build a blockchain enabled smart city in the desert. It's a wild story involving brothels, lawsuits, sexual harassment, and company towns.
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin are joined by Dr. Ángela Vergara, author of ‘Company Towns in the Americas’, to discuss company towns, why they’re exploitive, and what happens when they fail.
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin are joined by Web3isGoingGreat maintainer Molly White to discuss the many ways that Web3 is not going great.
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin discuss how compromised verified accounts on Twitter are being used to shill the worst cryptocurrency and NFT projects.
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin are joined by Mike Green to discuss Bitcoin, the Federal Reserve, and inflation
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin are joined by Ben McKenzie and Jacob Silverman to discuss end stage casino capitalism and crypto.
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin return to the Bitfinex as the proceeds have been seized, and two arrested for supposedly trying to launder the funds.
as Piancey and Bennett Tomlin discuss one of the largest thefts of all time: the Wormhole hack. During the process we discuss Solana, Jump Crypto, and what is decentralization really?
Is Terra Stable? Is any algorithmic stablecoin?
What is a DAO? Supposedly a "Decentralized Autonomous Organization" but more often a Discord server.