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06 Dec 2017

Pardoning the crypto turkey

Episode 60 of our podcast is released and available for download (MP3, 45mb).


In this episode @robbiemccorkell, @alexsavinme and @marcelcutts chat about following hot topics.

  • First remote first podcast
  • Thanksgiving celebrations first hand experience directly from the land of opportunities
  • When TSA agent is trying to make a joke while you're trying to get into the country
  • How much turkey does the average man have to eat before they die
  • What Thanksgiving is for and what's the deal with all the turkeys
  • What's the deal with the president pardoning a turkey
  • Bitcoin as a speculative bubble
  • Capital gains tax incentive in the UK when your company owns crypto coins
  • Challenges of paying with bitcoins
  • Lightning network
  • Flaws of Etherium
  • How Etherium could disrupt insurance industry
  • Why It makes a lot of sense to buy cryptocoins as a company and what sort of tax breaks you might get
  • Robbie's beginners impressions of the Bitcoin game
  • How a country would benefit if it would to adopt cryptocurrency as a main currency
  • Basic income experiment in Finland
  • Marcel on usability of airlines' websites
  • Acceptance of mediocrity in software
  • Fancy alternative for aeropress coffee
  • Tesla semi truck presentation on Friday 5am
  • How many G:s of acceleration you will get when in new Tesla Roadster
  • How to convince your council in London to install electric car charger next to your house
  • Mega chargers network

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