*Colin Platt is not in any meaningful sense the richest man in the world. Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin are joined by the richest man in the world to discuss the project that made him his money, what is up with NFTs, and the issues with crypto wash trading.
Episode 68 — Evading North Korean Sanctions 101 — Crypto Critics’ Corner
In this episode Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin discuss the sentencing of the former Head of Special Projects for the Ethereum Foundation Virgil Griffith who was helping North Korea evade sanctions.
A Newcomers Guide to Cryptocurrency
This is the first photo that shows up if you search crypto on Pexels and I think the physical coins and the SD card just really sell it. Photo by Worldspectrum on Pexels.com What are cryptocurrencies? Cryptocurrencies are tokens issued on an append only ledger. This ledger is called a blockchain, because it is composed … Continue reading A Newcomers Guide to Cryptocurrency
Episode 47 — Michael and Omar and 0xSifu, oh my! — Crypto Critics’ Corner
Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey discuss ponzi schemes in Wonderland.
Episode 46 — The Complex History and Weird Transition of DAOs — Crypto Critics’ Corner
Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey discuss how most DAOs are lying to you
Episode 45 — Bitcoin’s Black Swans (feat. Doomberg) — Crypto Critics’ Corner
Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey are joined by the illustrious chicken Doomberg to find out exactly how the sky might fall
Episode 35 — Stablecoins will Fork your Chain if they Want to Fork — Crypto Critics’ Corner
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin discuss the outsized influence of stablecoins on crypto
Episode 34 — The Tether Papers (featuring David Canellis of Protos Media) — Crypto Critics’ Corner
Cas Piancey and Bennnett Tomlin are joined by David Canellis to discuss the recently released investigative report on Tether, the Tether Papers.
Episode 33 — The President’s Working Group and Stablecoin Woes — Crypto Critics’ Corner
Cas Piancey and Bennett Tomlin discuss the impact of the President's Working Group Report on Stablecoins and the outsized influence Tether appeared to have.
Episode 32 — Tracking Tether and Working on Ethereum Layer 2 (with Daniel Goldman) — Crypto Critics’ Corner
Bennett Tomlin and Cas Piancey are joined by Daniel Goldman to discuss Arbitrum, Lightning, Layer-2's, and tracking Tether.