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Flagship Episode 12: Congress, G20, and Twitter all love crypto


Flagship Episode 12

Congress, G20, and Twitter

It’s time for the Friday Flagship #12. The US Congress gives ridiculously high praise, the CEO of Twitter is shilling Bitcoin, and South Korea has put into motion a reverse on the bans on ICOs, which led to a nice little spike in the price of Icon. The team tackles some mailbag questions, and gives the statistics of the portfolio contest distribution.


US Congress Join Economic Committee praises crypto. Here are three separate articles about it. Number 1, Number 2 (The actial Paper), and Number 3

Binance denies any action being taken against it by Japan.

Tether is back at it.

Square and Twitter CEO has a couple of great things to say about Bitcoin, not so much the rest of concurrency.

Bittrex to remove 82 shitcoins.

Here are the important articles for the ledger nano security issues explained. Once again we have three sources. Number 1, Number 2, and Number 3

Here are the details for the Binance Dexathon where they plan to awart $1M USD to a winner.

South Korea reverses the ban on ICO’s – Icon moons.

And finally all the G20 news was more or less positive


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Robin Hood is getting in the crypto game! You get a random stock valued between $2 and $200 and so do we, this is super exciting. Robin Hood has been one of the best experiences we’ve had with an “old school” exchange, and we’re super excited that they’re going to be bringing their talents to crypto.

CASH APP HAS BITCOIN! If you sign up through that link the show gets $5 and so do you! Stop the presses. The easiest to use money transfer application (yes it's easier than Venmo) now as a built in way to buy and sell Bitcoin. They even have a no - fee debit card you can use.

Binance Exchange Binance is the primary location for many of the coins that are not available on CoinBase. They have the best user experience, don't use the USDT as a primary trading pair, and have reasonable customer service. Give them a look.

Ledger Wallet Website This is where you buy the hardware wallet that we're always talking about on the show - we all use a Ledger Nano S.


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