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Unchained

By Laura Shin - Business Journalist Covering Bitcoin, Ethereum, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain

Crypto assets and blockchain technology are about to transform every trust-based interaction of our lives, from financial services to identity to the Internet of Things. In this podcast, host Laura Shin, an independent journalist covering all things crypto, talks with industry pioneers about how crypto assets and blockchains will change the way we earn, spend and invest our money. Tune in to find out how Web 3.0, the decentralized web, will revolutionize our world. Disclosure: I'm a nocoiner.

  1. 1.
    Harbor and TrustToken on Why They Don't Mind Being Unsexy - Ep.7714 August 2018
    58:46
  2. 2.
    Live From Distributed: Amber Baldet, Matthew Roszak and Lily Liu on 'Innovate or Reinvent?' - Ep.768 August 2018
    28:42
  3. 3.
    What Makes a CryptoKitty Worth $140,000? - Ep.757 August 2018
    1:03:36
  4. 4.
    Meltem Demirors and Jill Carlson on the Shitcoin Waterfall - Ep.7431 July 2018
    1:05:08
  5. 5.
    Kathleen Breitman and Ryan Jesperson of Tezos on Why They Wouldn't Do Its Token Sale Differently - Ep.7324 July 2018
    1:04:04
  6. 6.
    How Widespread Is Money Laundering in Crypto? - Ep.7217 July 2018
    1:00:37
  7. 7.
    Circle's Jeremy Allaire and Sean Neville on Why Crypto Will Be Bigger Than the Web - Ep.7110 July 2018
    1:03:12
  8. 8.
    Chris Dixon on How Trust Is the Best Lego Block - Ep.703 July 2018
    1:05:00
  1. 9.
    Jimmy Song on Why Bitcoin Will Be the Winning Cryptocurrency - Ep.6926 June 2018
    1:04:57
  2. 10.
    Live From the World Economic Forum Industry Strategy Meeting: Breaking the Blockchain Hype - Ep.6820 June 2018
    1:00:01
  3. 11.
    Why ASICs May Be Better Than GPUs Even if They Tend Toward Mining Centralization - Ep.6719 June 2018
    1:00:20
  4. 12.
    Live From Consensus: What the Media Really Thinks About Crypto - Ep.6613 June 2018
    1:00:20
  5. 13.
    Placeholder's Joel Monegro on the Fat Protocols Thesis Today - Ep.6512 June 2018
    58:08
  6. 14.
    From the Oslo Freedom Forum: Blockchain vs. the Surveillance State - Ep.646 June 2018
    1:24:36
  7. 15.
    Arthur Hayes of Bitmex on Why Countries Will Turn to Digital Cash - Ep.635 June 2018
    58:56
  8. 16.
    How Chainalysis Helps Solve Crimes: Jonathan Levin Tells All - Ep.6229 May 2018
    1:00:05
  9. 17.
    Jesse Powell, CEO of Kraken, on Drawing a Line With Regulators - Ep.6122 May 2018
    56:22
  10. 18.
    Live From Ethereal: Eep! How Should Ethereum Be Governed? - Ep.6020 May 2018
    1:00:51
  11. 19.
    Aya Miyaguchi, of the Ethereum Foundation, on Who Makes the Final Call - Ep.5915 May 2018
    57:17
  12. 20.
    Ripple's XRP: Why Its Chances of Success Are Low - Ep.588 May 2018
    1:04:13
  13. 21.
    How Institutional Investors Can Do Due Diligence in the Crypto Space - Ep.576 May 2018
    33:48
  14. 22.
    What Will Make Institutional Players Comfortable Entering Crypto? - Ep.565 May 2018
    56:12
  15. 23.
    Multicoin on the 1 Thing Crypto Teams Miss in Their Quests for Success1 May 2018
    1:00:26
  16. 24.
    Paul Walsh of MetaCert on How Not to Get Scammed Out of Your Crypto24 April 2018
    1:04:18
  17. 25.
    Trends in Crypto: Marco Santori, Michael Sonnenshein and Barbara Minuzzi on 2017 and What's Next22 April 2018
    1:00:22
  18. 26.
    The Chamber of Digital Commerce's Perianne Boring and Amy Kim on Why U.S. Crypto Regulation Is Complicated and Confusing17 April 2018
    59:20
  19. 27.
    Live From Inforum at the Commonwealth Club: Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: The Basics, With Kathryn Haun15 April 2018
    1:10:54
  20. 28.
    Bitfury on the Ways It Collaborates With Governments and Why It's Partnered With a Public Company10 April 2018
    1:02:11
  21. 29.
    All Things Cryptoeconomics, Pt. 1, With Olaf Carlson-Wee and Ryan Zurrer of Polychain Capital3 April 2018
    1:04:11
  22. 30.
    Zcash's Zooko Wilcox on Why He Believes Privacy Coins Will Be Used More for Good Than Bad27 March 2018
    1:00:27
  23. 31.
    Unconfirmed - Ep.008 - Arianna Simpson of Autonomous Partners on Privacy, Cryptokitties and Crypto Regulation23 March 2018
    20:14
  24. 32.
    Mike Belshe on What BitGo's Kingdom Trust Acquisition Means for Crypto and How Security Will Develop in the Future20 March 2018
    1:05:00
  25. 33.
    Live from SXSW: Michael Casey and Paul Vigna, Co-Authors of The Truth Machine, on Why the SEC Has Issued Subpoenas to ICOs18 March 2018
    54:22
  26. 34.
    Unconfirmed: Caitlin Long on How 'Utility Tokens' Are Now Legal In Wyoming16 March 2018
    24:02
  27. 35.
    SXSW Episode: Amber Baldet, Blockchain Program Lead at JPMorgan, on the Potential Clash Between Blockchains and the Right to Be Forgotten15 March 2018
    22:05
  28. 36.
    Unconfirmed: SXSW Episode: Former DOJ Prosecutor Kathryn Haun on What the SEC Subpoenas and FinCen Letter Likely Mean14 March 2018
    20:39
  29. 37.
    The Skeptics' Episode: Preston Byrne and Angela Walch on What the Industry and Regulators Get Wrong in Crypto13 March 2018
    1:04:54
  30. 38.
    Unconfirmed: Spencer Bogart on Bitcoin's Maturation and the SEC Overhang on Crypto9 March 2018
    22:49
  31. 39.
    Will Warren of 0x on Why Decentralized Exchanges Are the Future6 March 2018
    1:01:11
  32. 40.
    Unconfirmed - Ep.003 - The Gender Imbalance in Crypto: Jalak Jobanputra on Why It's a Problem and Her Effort to Fix It2 March 2018
    23:19
  33. 41.
    Why It's so Hard to Keep Stablecoins Stable27 February 2018
    1:03:24
  34. 42.
    Introducing Unconfirmed - Brian Kelly on Token-Curated Registries, Robinhood Crypto Trading and the Petro - Ep.00223 February 2018
    23:04
  35. 43.
    MyCrypto's Taylor Monahan on Why She's Not a Fan of ICOs20 February 2018
    1:00:22
  36. 44.
    Unconfirmed's First Episode: Olaf Carlson-Wee of Polychain Capital on Governance18 February 2018
    22:18
  37. 45.
    Go Check Out My New Podcast, Unconfirmed!16 February 2018
    0:38
  38. 46.
    Shapeshift's Erik Voorhees on How Crypto Will Separate Money and State13 February 2018
    52:26
  39. 47.
    Xapo's Wences Casares on How Bitcoin Makes a Fairer World6 February 2018
    53:35
  40. 48.
    The Tax Rules That Have Crypto Users Aghast23 January 2018
    1:01:21
  41. 49.
    Vitalik Buterin, Creator Of Ethereum, On The Big Guy Vs. The Little Guy9 January 2018
    1:22:08
  42. 50.
    Crypto 101: Everything You Need To Know About Bitcoin, Ethereum, Blockchains, ICOs, And More26 December 2017
    58:44
  43. 51.
    How Crypto And Blockchain Technology Should Be Regulated12 December 2017
    1:02:58
  44. 52.
    Naval Ravikant On How Crypto Is Squeezing VCs, Hindering Regulators And Bringing Users Choice28 November 2017
    1:12:21
  45. 53.
    What Bitcoin's History Says About Its Future14 November 2017
    55:33
  46. 54.
    What Will Happen At The Time Of The Bitcoin Hard Fork?31 October 2017
    1:06:20
  47. 55.
    How To Value A Crypto Asset17 October 2017
    1:01:43
  48. 56.
    How To Explain Cryptocurrencies And Blockchains To The Average Person3 October 2017
    1:00:16
  49. 57.
    From Blockchains To Mooncakes: Two Chinese Crypto Founders On The ICO And Bitcoin Exchanges Ban19 September 2017
    59:00
  50. 58.
    Blockstack On Getting Independence From Google, Facebook And Amazon5 September 2017
    56:34
  51. 59.
    The High-Speed World Of ICOs: Smith and Crown Discuss Cryptoeconomics And The Future Of Tokens22 August 2017
    59:17
  52. 60.
    How Bitcoin Solved This Serial Entrepreneur's Problems8 August 2017
    54:46
  53. 61.
    Why November Will Be The Real Test For Bitcoin25 July 2017
    1:10:31
  54. 62.
    Listener Qs: Laura On Ponzi Schemes, Bubbles, Greed And More11 July 2017
    58:23
  55. 63.
    Why Digital Currency Group's Meltem Demirors Is Concerned About The ICO Craze13 June 2017
    1:04:40
  56. 64.
    'Bitcoin Oracle' Vinny Lingham On Why Bitcoin Is Overpriced30 May 2017
    1:01:36
  57. 65.
    ICOs: Why People Are Investing In This $380 Million Phenomenon16 May 2017
    58:12
  58. 66.
    IBM's Jerry Cuomo On Everything From Blockchain Security To Hyperledger To The Internet Of Things2 May 2017
    54:33
  59. 67.
    This VC Is Sure Venture Capital Is About To Be Disrupted18 April 2017
    58:17
  60. 68.
    Why Bitcoin May Split In Two And How To Prevent It4 April 2017
    58:58
  61. 69.
    Bobby Lee, CEO Of BTCC, On Why The Chinese Probably Aren't Using Bitcoin To Evade Capital Controls21 March 2017
    53:48
  62. 70.
    Why The First Employee Of Coinbase Launched A Hedge Fund7 March 2017
    56:07
  63. 71.
    Why Nasdaq Is Even More Optimistic About Blockchain Than It Was 3 Years Ago21 February 2017
    48:40
  64. 72.
    With Deadline Looming, Will The SEC Approve A Bitcoin ETF?7 February 2017
    55:46
  65. 73.
    Is The IRS Justified In Demanding Information On Millions Of Bitcoin Users?24 January 2017
    50:20
  66. 74.
    What Is One Of The World's Largest Derivatives Exchanges Doing With Bitcoin?10 January 2017
    44:03
  67. 75.
    Federal Prosecutor Kathryn Haun On How Criminals Use Bitcoin -- And How She Catches Them1 November 2016
    43:59
  68. 76.
    How Coin Center Is Helping Define The 'Big Fuzzy Gray Area' Of Blockchain And Cryptocurrency Law18 October 2016
    48:58
  69. 77.
    What Does Cornell’s Emin Gun Sirer See As The Main Security Threats In Cryptocurrency? ‘Everything’4 October 2016
    56:14
  70. 78.
    Why A Wall Street Journal Currency Reporter Didn't Understand Money Until He Learned About Bitcoin20 September 2016
    55:25
  71. 79.
    Why Tyler And Cameron Winklevoss Fell In Love With Bitcoin6 September 2016
    52:47
  72. 80.
    Blockchain 101 With Andreas Antonopoulos: How Bitcoin Makes Each Of Us As Powerful As A Bank23 August 2016
    51:38
  73. 81.
    How The Blockchain Alliance Helps Law Enforcement With Bitcoin Crime And Developments Like The DAO9 August 2016
    44:24
  74. 82.
    Chain's Adam Ludwin On Who Is Best Poised To Benefit From Blockchain Technology26 July 2016
    51:18
  75. 83.
    Want to Diversify Your Portfolio? Try Bitcoin, Say ARK's Chris Burniske And Coinbase's Adam White12 July 2016
    45:10
  76. 84.
    MaiTai Global's Bill Tai On Why Blockchain Is The 6th Wave Of Technology28 June 2016
    47:38
  77. 85.
    Bloq's Matt Roszak on Necker Island: Connecting Multiple Blockchains, China and Tech Cooperatives14 June 2016
    50:43
  78. 86.
    BitPesa's Elizabeth Rossiello on Necker Island14 June 2016
    46:42

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