Episode 034: Saturday 12th May 2018

Consensus Is Coming … Hold Onto Your Hats, This Is Where Bitcoin Goes Crazy! (Maybe)

Coming up in today’s show:

  • Revolut turns from poster boy to crypto bad guy – has it really turned its back on us?
  • Facebook and some Telecomms giants get in on the blockchain gig
  • It’s a Bitcoin good news episode … hold on to your rocket ships, we’re all off to the moon (but remember, this isn’t financial advice)

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Links From This Week's Show …

1 > Revolut Unexpectedly Stops Supporting Withdrawals from Bitcoin Exchanges

https://btcmanager.com/revolut-unexpectedly-stops-supporting-withdrawals-from-bitcoin-exchanges/

2 > Charlie Shrem: May 2018 will be ‘last time' Bitcoin costs $10000

http://bitcoinist.com/charlie-shrem-may-2018-will-last-time-bitcoin-costs-10000/

3 > Bitcoin millionaire kills himself after having £280k stolen from his flat days after showing off bundles of cash on social media

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/6215123/bitcoin-millionaire-pavel-makushin-russia-st-petersburg/

4 > For Bitcoin, HODLing Is The Best Strategy… With One Big Caveat

https://www.forbes.com/sites/matthougan/2018/04/23/bitcoin-hodling-is-the-best-strategy-with-one-big-caveat/#47cd0f7e3266

5 > Bitcoin is Seeing Unprecedented Institutional Interest for First Time in History

https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/08/bitcoin-is-seeing-unprecedented-institutional-interest-for-first-time-in-history/

6 > Tom Lee: Bitcoin Price Increase Coming After Consensus Conference

http://bitcoinist.com/analyst-predicts-consensus-conference-will-trigger-bitcoin-price-increase/

7 > Telecoms Giants BT, Telefonica and Telstra Join Blockchain Settlement Trial

https://www.coindesk.com/telecoms-giants-bt-telefonica-and-telstra-join-blockchain-settlement-trial/

8 > Facebook's David Marcus to Lead New Blockchain Research Unit

https://www.coindesk.com/facebooks-david-marcus-lead-new-blockchain-research-unit/

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