Top Blockchain Podcasts to Follow in 2019by Fintechnews Switzerland November 2, 2018
Podcasts are great to gain accelerated learning and keep up with industry news and developments. Thankfully, the crypto space is filled with top-notch shows to keep you updated on the hottest projects, up-and-coming entrepreneurs, and latest technology trends.
Here is a list of some of the best podcasts out there focusing on blockchain technology and the crypto world:
The Blockchain and Us
The Blockchain and Us podcast, by Manuel Stagars, features personal stories and experiences in conversations with global pioneers, innovators and entrepreneurs in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. The podcast aims to make the ground-breaking technology better accessible to the masses and inspire critical thinking with stimulating views from around the world.
Hosted by Laura Shin, a crypto and blockchain journalist, the Unchained Podcast is a must for anyone interested in blockchain. Shin interviews big name entrepreneurs, technologists, investors and thinkers. The main topics of discussion in her show are how blockchain can help solve many problems that are facing various sectors. The Unchained Podcast aims to “educate people on how blockchains will change the way we earn, spend and invest our money.” The show airs only once every two weeks.
The Unconfirmed Podcast is another podcast hosted by Shin. The weekly crypto podcast focuses on how the marquee names in crypto are reacting to the week’s top headlines. Guests also discuss what they’re thinking about these days and reveal what they believe is on the horizon in crypto.
Epicenter is one of the leading blockchain podcasts. The weekly podcast, hosted by Sebastian Couture, Meher Roy and Brian Fabian Crain, provides a platform for industry people to have in-depth discussions about blockchain projects, new developments, ideas, and stories. The show features conversations with some of the brightest minds in this emerging ecosystem of startups and open source projects.
Let’s Talk Bitcoin!
The Let’s Talk Bitcoin! show has been around since 2013, covering almost every topic imaginable in its catalog. Andreas Antonopoulos, prominent bitcoin advocate and author, is a host on the Let’s Talk Bitcoin! podcast. Let’s Talk Bitcoin! is part of the LTB Network, a publishing platform created for content providers to present the ideas and people involved with cryptocurrency — through podcasts, articles, and discussion forums. Participation is rewarded with LTBCoin tokens, which can be used on the platform.
The Bitcoin Podcast Network
The Bitcoin Podcast is one of the original podcasts and one of the best sources of information on the crypto market available online. The weekly show was originally a standalone entity but has since shifted into its current form: a wider network of podcasts, media, and related crypto content known as The Bitcoin Podcast Network. Topics covered tend to focus on the more technical side of crypto and blockchain.
Venture Stories by Village Global
Venture Stories by Village Global takes auditors inside the world of venture capital and technology, featuring enlightening interviews with entrepreneurs, investors and tech industry leaders. The podcast is hosted by Village Global partner and co-founder Erik Torenberg. The podcasts dive deep into areas of expertise — either functional or sector specific.
The Bad Crypto Podcast
The Bad Crypto Podcast aims to demystify the world of bitcoin, blockchain, litecoin, ethereum, altcoins, token generation events, and initial coin offerings (ICOs) for cryptocurrency newbies. The podcast is hosted by technologists and crypto-enthusiasts Joel Comm and Travis Wright. It features a weekly Crypto Spotlight that covers interesting, trending crypto companies and ICO companies pitching their offerings.
Blockchain Insider, hosted by Simon Taylor and Colin G Platt, is a dedicated podcast specializing in bitcoin, blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT). The hosts break down the week’s news with expertise and enthusiasm for the blockchain and digital currency sector. The podcast targets both cryptocurrency experts and newcomers.
The Boost VC Podcast
The Boost VC Podcast bills itself as a place to “learn about emerging technology from the tech leaders of today.” Hosted by Boost VC’s founder and managing director Adam Draper, the show covers entrepreneurship, venture capital, and awesome technology, like bitcoin, virtual reality, AI, robotics, drones, and space. The Boost VC Podcast tends to run about 20–30 minutes, meaning the most important details are streamlined into bite-sized increments.
The Blockchain Show
The Blockchain Show is a weekly podcast that aims to simplify blockchain for the masses and promote widespread adoption of cryptocurrencies, blockchain and DLT. The podcast is hosted by Steve Anderson, Ethan Kinderknecht, Mark Beauchamp, Ian Collins, and Sarah Hempfling, and covers new projects, technologies and other developments in the crypto space.
Hosted by investor and marketer Carter Thomas, Coin Mastery seeks to be a place for anyone interested in profiting from the digital cryptocurrency world of bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin, ripple, monero and more. Coin Mastery releases episodes focused on current events and shares tips and strategies to help auditors leverage market movements.
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