Flagship Friday: Episode 21
It’s Friday FlagShip time and the news get Karim all riled up this week! Verge gets hacked AGAIN, the US Congress rolls back important banking regulations, the Department of Justice wants to investigate Bitcoin price manipulation, and Brent tells us all how proud he is about his Reddit post. Internationally we see an Argentinian bank using Bitcoin and we explore why Sweden may become the first cashless society. Lastly a listener asks “What has been your biggest coin purchasing regrets?”, join the team as they recall these painful memories =)
LINKS TO TOPICS FROM THE SHOW
MarketWatch - “Ashton Kutcher Stuns Ellen with $4 Million Ripple Donation”
GDAX – “Announcing Coinbase Pro”
CNBC - “People in Sweden Barely Use Cash”
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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.
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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.
Theme Music - Neledrax by Earradiate (2017)