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E91: This Week in Bitcoin for September 28th, 2022 (Bitcoin, Lightning, Stacks, RSK, Liquid)
September 29, 2022 • 14 MIN
All the latest happenings in Bitcoin land for the week of September 28th, 2022. Get the TL:DR on innovation happening in the Bitcoin ecosystem. http://subscribe.builtonbitcoin.xyz/ Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and push the mission forward of a user-owned internet with Bitcoin as the base layer. Check the links below. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.co/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants —-------------------------------------------------------- Follow Built on Bitcoin on Twitter: @JakeBlockchain Stay updated on everything Built on Bitcoin: https://www.builtonbitcoin.xyz/
E92: Learning from the Best NFT Artists with Caleb (Phosphorus) - Host of The Airdrop Show
September 23, 2022 • 61 MIN
Caleb (Phosphorus online) is the Host of The Airdrop Show. Airdorp is an NFT show for the everyday person. New tech can be complicated, Caleb and team bring on creators of all types to talk about how they are using NFTs, and the new tools Web3 brings to create better art, connect with their audiences, and thrive as a creator. Follow Caleb on Twitter: @phosforusbtc Learn more about Airdrop: https://www.airdropshow.xyz/ Join their Discord, It's popping. —-------------------------------------------------------- Get the TL:DR on innovation happening in the Bitcoin ecosystem. http://subscribe.builtonbitcoin.xyz/ Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and push the mission forward of a user-owned internet with Bitcoin as the base layer. Check the links below. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.co/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants
E91: This Week in Bitcoin for September 21st, 2022 (Bitcoin, Lightning, Stacks, RSK, Liquid)
September 21, 2022 • 14 MIN
All the latest happenings in Bitcoin land for the week of September 21st, 2022. I know you're tired of hearing about the merge already. Get the TL:DR on innovation happening in the Bitcoin ecosystem. http://subscribe.builtonbitcoin.xyz/ Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and push the mission forward of a user-owned internet with Bitcoin as the base layer. Check the links below. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.co/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants —-------------------------------------------------------- Follow Built on Bitcoin on Twitter: @JakeBlockchain Stay updated on everything Built on Bitcoin: https://www.builtonbitcoin.xyz/
E90: Running a Crypto Foundation with Brittany Laughlin (Executive Director - Stacks Foundation)
September 16, 2022 • 56 MIN
Brittany Laughlin is the Executive Director of the Stacks Open Internet Foundation. A crypto foundation that supports builders who create inside the Stacks ecosystem. Brittany has been a believer in crypto and Bitcoin since her early days at Union Square Ventures. Follow Brittany on Twitter: @br_ttany Learn more about the Stacks Foundation: https://stacks.org/
E89: This Week in Bitcoin for the week of September 15th, 2022
September 15, 2022 • 16 MIN
All the latest happenings in Bitcoin land for the week of September 15th, 2022. I know you're tired of hearing about the merge already. Get the TL:DR on innovation happening in the Bitcoin ecosystem. http://subscribe.builtonbitcoin.xyz/ Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and push the mission forward of a user-owned internet with Bitcoin as the base layer. Check the links below. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.co/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants
E88: This Week in Bitcoin for September 7th, 2022
September 7, 2022 • 18 MIN
Another week of Bitcoin news. We got updates from some Stacks startups, an RSK network upgrade, and Lightning news. Links to everything mentioned are in the newsletter. https://snip.ly/22t5ur —-------------------------------------------------------- Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and push the mission forward of a user-owned internet with Bitcoin as the base layer. Check the links below. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.co/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants
E87: A Realistic View of Bitcoins Future - Ragnar Lifthrasir Interview - Founder of Trajan
September 2, 2022 • 41 MIN
Ragnar Lifthrasir is a freedom technology entrepreneur and earlyish adopter of Bitcoin. He aims to help people increase their financial self-sovereignty and privacy through various efforts. He's also the founder of Trajan – a Web 3.0 reputation and identity platform built on the Stacks blockchain. In this episode we discuss: -The role of privacy -Gun Ownership -How the current crypto culture compares to 2017 -How to productively onboard the next wave of Bitcoiners -What he is building with Trajan and much more. Follow Ragnar on Twitter: @RagnarLif Learn more about him and his projects on his website: https://ragnarly.com/
E86: Creating The Best Community For Builders on Bitcoin - Trevor Owens Managing Partner at Stacks Ventures
August 26, 2022 • 63 MIN
Trevor Owens is the Managing Partner at Stacks Ventures. A venture capital firm investing in startups building new use-cases for Bitcoin via Stacks. He previously founded the Lean Startup Machine, helping businesses use the Learn Startup methodology. Connect with Trevor on Twitter: @TO
E85: This Week in Bitcoin (August 24th, 2022) Weekly Update - Bitcoin, Lightning, Stacks, RSK, Liquid
August 24, 2022 • 17 MIN
The TL:DR on everything that happening in the Bitcoin ecosystem over the past week. Focused on innovation, builders, and tech. This week includes news from Bitcoin proper, Lightning, RSK, Stacks and Liquid. Get the TL:DR on innovation happening in the Bitcoin ecosystem. http://subscribe.builtonbitcoin.xyz/
E84: This Week in Bitcoin (August 17th, 2022) Weekly Update - Bitcoin, Lightning, Stacks, RSK, Liquid
August 17, 2022 • 23 MIN
The TL:DR on everything that happening in the Bitcoin ecosystem over the past week. Focused on innovation, builders, and tech. This week includes news from Bitcoin proper, Lightning, RSK, Stacks and Liquid. Get the TL:DR on innovation happening in the Bitcoin ecosystem. http://subscribe.builtonbitcoin.xyz/
E83: BIP300: The Bitcoin Change That Makes All Others Obsolete - Paul Sztorc Interview
August 12, 2022 • 64 MIN
Paul Sztorc is the creator of BIP 300 and 301. A proposal to allow Bitcoin sidechains that keeps the base layer as a safe, secure money layer. We discuss BIP300, what fascinates him about Bitcoin, the current state of Bitcoin maximalism, and much more. Follow Paul on Twitter: @Truthcoin Learn more about BIP300 at https://www.drivechain.info/ Subscribe to the newsletter and get the TL:DR on Bitcoin innovation. http://subscribe.builtonbitcoin.xyz/
E82: Weekly Update - Gamma, ALEX Orderbook, Arkadiko, Xverse, Moving to This Week in Bitcoin
August 10, 2022 • 17 MIN
Another week of building in the Stacks ecosystem. This week we have updates from Gamma, Xverse, an update direct from Arkadiko core contributor, Philip De Smedt, ALEX and much more. Get the TL:DR on innovation happening in the Bitcoin ecosystem, Delivered directly to your inbox. http://subscribe.builtonbitcoin.xyz/ —-------------------------------------------------------- Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and push the mission forward of a user-owned internet with Bitcoin as the base layer. Check the links below. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.co/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants —-------------------------------------------------------- Follow Built on Bitcoin on Twitter: @JakeBlockchain Stay updated on everything Built on Bitcoin: https://www.builtonbitcoin.xyz/
E81: The Crypto Design Studio Pushing Stacks Forward - Thomas Osmonson Interview - Co-Founder of Fungible Systems
August 5, 2022 • 50 MIN
Thomas Osmonson is a designer and developer at Fungible Systems. A crypto product studio he co-founded that builds apps and tools for the Stacks ecosystem. Known for their developer library, Micro-stacks, and the redesign of Gamma's NFT marketplace design. What we talk about: -Why developers are resistant to move to Web3? -Advice to new developers just getting started with Clarity? -How he initially got interested in Crypto? and much more. Follow Thomas on Twitter: @Aulneau_ Follow Fungible Systems: @fungiblesystems Learn more about Fungible Systems: https://fungible.systems/ Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and push the mission forward of unlocking the full potential of Bitcoin. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.co/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants —-------------------------------------------------------- Follow Built on Bitcoin on Twitter: @JakeBlockchain Stay updated on everything Built on Bitcoin: https://www.builtonbitcoin.xyz/ Get updates directly to your inbox: https://builtonbitcoin.beehiiv.com/subscribe
E80: Weekly Update - Pointer.GG, New Byzantion Hire & Gamma Tools, Stacks.JS, Hyperchains, STX Blog
August 4, 2022 • 12 MIN
Back with your weekly update on all things happening in the Stacks ecosystem. What we cover this week: [0:00] Intro [1:55] Pointer.GG Clarity Tutorial [2:55] New Byzantion Hire [4:14] Gamma Creator Tools [5:45] Stacks Blog [6:46] Hiro Smart Contract of the Month [7:34] Stacks.JS Starters [8:34] Hyperchains NFT Example [9:29] Stacks Explorer New Feature [10:18] New Podcast Episodes Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and push the mission forward of unlocking the full potential of Bitcoin. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.co/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants
E79: Unleashing the Full Potential of BItcoin DeFi - Chan Ahn Interview - CTO of ALEX
July 29, 2022 • 33 MIN
BitFi - The all encompassing name of DeFi that exists inside the Bitcoin ecosystem. The ALEX team is working to be the leaders in this new space of trust-less finance. Chan Ahn is the Chief Technology Officer of ALEXGO, which is building financial services on Bitcoin, the most decentralized and secure blockchain. Prior to joining ALEXGO, Chan spent 17 years in the finance industry, building financial derivatives with firms, including Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan and Credit Suisse, in Hong Kong, New York and London. Chan has PhD in Computational Finance and BSc in Mathematics and Computer Science both from Imperial College London. In this interview we discuss: -His background and making the switch -Why built on Stacks? -The importance of decentralized, trust-less money? -How to build a top-tier engineering team? and much more. Follow Chan on Twitter: @5eightandeight Learn more about ALEXGO: https://alexgo.io/ ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and push the mission forward of unlocking the full potential of Bitcoin. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.co/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants
E78: Stacks Weekly Update - Micro-Stacks, Cerulean Marketplace, Megapont, Ryder, Arkadiko, Dan Held, Layer
July 28, 2022 • 26 MIN
Another great week of builder action in Stacks! This week we have direct updates from two builders from in the ecosystem. Thomas Osmonson (Aulneau) gives an update on Micro-Stacks, and Zero & James (Hodlstx) stop by with an update on the Cerulean Marketplace. Plus so much more from Megapont, Arkadiko, Layer, StackerDAOLabs, Ryder and an array of new content from Vane Vargas, Airdrop Show, Gina Abrams and myself. Lets go!
E77: The World's First Social Crypto Hardware Wallet - Marvin Janssen (Co-Founder of Ryder Wallet)
July 22, 2022 • 48 MIN
What do you get when you combine Apple-level design, with a crypto hardware wallet made to be used out in public? You get Ryder. The world's first crypto wallet made to be used out in everyday life. Marvin Janssen is the co-founder of Ryder. Working behind the scenes on the programming and Clarity smart contracts that make it safe, secure and easy to use. Follow Marvin on Twitter: @MarvinJanssen Follow Ryder on Twitter: @Ryder_ID Learn more about Ryder on their website: https://www.ryder.id/
E76: Weekly Update from Builders - Zest Protocol, Multisafe, Arkadiko Keepers, Airdrop, CityCoins,
July 20, 2022 • 18 MIN
Your weekly download on all things happening in the Stacks ecosystem. This week on top of the usual updates from me (Jake), We have two builders dropping in to give updates on what they are working on. Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and help the mission of unlocking the full potential of Bitcoin. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.org/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants
E75: How do Stacks transactions settle on Bitcoin? - Topic Deep-Dive
July 18, 2022 • 10 MIN
If you've been wondering how is Stacks connected to Bitcoin, and more importantly, How does Stacks use Bitcoin as a settlement layer? This is the episode for you. Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and help the mission of unlocking the full potential of Bitcoin. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.org/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants Follow Built on Bitcoin on Twitter: @JakeBlockchain
E74: Investing In The Future of Web3 Tech - Kyle Ellicott Interview - Partner at Stacks Ventures
July 15, 2022 • 42 MIN
Kyle Ellicott is a partner at Stacks Ventures. Investing in new use-cases for Bitcoin & Stacks. Kyle has been in the tech space for nearly two decades and has a wealth of information around investing, incubating startups, decentralized applications, and much more. Follow Kyle on Twitter: @kyleellicott Learn more about the Bitcoin Odyssey Fund at https://go.okcoin.com/bitcoinodyssey ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and help the mission of unlocking the full potential of Bitcoin. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.org/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants
E73: Weekly Update: STX Mining, DLC.Link, NFT Marketplace News, New Hiro Board Member
July 14, 2022 • 11 MIN
Another week of exciting Stacks news in the build market we're in. Thank you to the sponsor of this episode - The Stacks Foundation If you want to help bring Bitcoin to life and build on Stacks. Consider applying for a grant at https://stacks.org/grants Topics this week: [0:00] Intro [1:26] Julia Austin joins Hiro Board [2:15] State of STX Mining Report [3:35] Clarity Smart Contract of the Month (June) [4:40] New Podcast Episodes around ecosystem [5:18] New Gamma Creator Portal [6:01] DLC.Link [7:45] Byzantion NFT Marketplace News [8:25] StackerDAO Labs
E72: Unlocking Native Bitcoin on Stacks with DLC's - Aki Balogh Interview - CEO of DLC.Link
July 8, 2022 • 42 MIN
The dream of many in the crypto space is bring all the innovation we see on other chains to Bitcoin, with native BTC. Aki & his team at DLC.Link is bringing that to life. Using DLC's (Discreet Log Contracts), You can lock up BTC in escrow without giving up custody, and person certain actions with another party or service. Learn more about what DLC.Link is doing at https://www.dlc.link/ Follow Aki on Twitter: @AkiBalogh Follow DLC.Link on Twitter: @dlc_link Big thank you to our sponsor, The Stacks Foundation. If you want to get started building on Stacks and help the mission of unlocking the full potential of Bitcoin. Learn Clarity: https://start.stacks.org/ Learn more about Stacks: https://stacks.org/ Apply for a grant: https://stacks.org/grants
E71: Weekly Update - MultiPass, StackerDAO & MegaDAO, MultiSafe, Stacks Degens, Xverse, New Hires
July 6, 2022 • 15 MIN
What is up you beautiful people! Another week of updates for everything that happened in Stacks. If you watch this video and want to get started building on Stacks. Check out https://start.stacks.org/ What we talk about this week: [0:00] Intro [2:08] New Hires at Trust Machines & Console.xyz [4:01] StackerDAO Labs & MegaDAO [5:28] Steady Lads Free Mint [6:15] Stacks Degens [7:50] MultiPass NFT Passport [11:10] Hyperchains Testnet [11:35] MultiSafe x Magic Bridge [12:58] Xverse BNS Support
E70: Building Apps on Stacks with No-Code - Christopher Perceptions - CEO of NoCodeClarity
July 2, 2022 • 43 MIN
What if you could create powerful applications for Stacks & Bitcoin with no coding required? Just a simple drag-and-drop interface, effort and an idea? That's what Chris and his team at NoCodeClarity are working on. Follow Chris on Twitter: @CMPGFB Follow NoCodeClarity on Twitter: @NoCodeClarity Try out their plugin: https://nocodeclarity.com/
E69: Weekly Update - Stacks Cohort 2, Nic Carter, What are swaps?, Airdrop, Monthly Community Call
June 29, 2022 • 13 MIN
What is up you beautiful people! Another week of updates for everything that happened in Stacks. What we talk about this week: [0:00] Intro [2:20] Stacks Ventures Cohort 2 [3:00] Web3 for Bitcoin [3:52] What are swaps, and how they work? [6:11] New Airdrop Episode [7:03] Stacks Monthly Community Call [7:36] DappRadar [9:05] Nic Carter v Bitcoin
E68: What is a Submarine Swap? Atomic Swap? Catamaran Swap? - Topic Deep-Dive
June 28, 2022 • 15 MIN
Today we're doing a deeper-dive into how the most common swaps in crypto work. We'll discuss how cryptographic hashes work, and there roll in creating safe, trustless swaps of digital assets. Thank you to our sponsor - The Stacks Foundation. If you are a builder with an idea that can benefit users in the Stacks ecosystem. The Stacks Grants program is built for you. Get access to an array of resources, including funding to help build your project on Stacks. Learn more at https://stacks.org/grants
E67: Weekly Update - ALEX Lending, New Bitcoin Report, Byzantion Launchpad, Demo Days, Tokenomics Design Canvas, Pravica.Club and more
June 22, 2022 • 25 MIN
And we're back! After a little Covid action, Its time for another episode of This Week in Stacks. First off, Thank you the first sponsor of the Built on Bitcoin podcast. The Stacks Foundation! If you are a developer, or thinking of becoming one and want to learn Clarity. https://start.stacks.org/ is THE place to go. Now lets jump into the episode.
E65: Creating The Best NFT Marketplace on Stacks - Interview with Daniel & Josh - Co-Founders of Byzantion
June 17, 2022 • 56 MIN
Daniel and Josh are the co-founders of NFT marketplace, Byzantion. An advanced NFT trading platform built on Stacks with tons of tools for collectors, traders, and creators alike. Checkout out Byzantion at https://byzantion.xyz/ Follow Byzantion on Twitter: @byzantion_xyz Follow Josh: @ObsidianBTC Follow Daniel: @Plutus_BTC
E65: Investing in the Future on Bitcoin - Jonathan Sadlowe, General Partner Gossamer Capital
June 10, 2022 • 37 MIN
Jonathan Sadlowe is General Partner at Gossamer Capital. Gossamer supports Startups building the future of Blockchain, DeFi, NFTs and Web3. They have been a strong supporter of the Stacks ecosystem and been one of the most active investors in the space since Mainnet launch.
E64: Weekly - Hyperchains, Web3Week, Ryan Shea , NFT Marketplace updates, NoCodeClarity, NeoSwap
June 4, 2022 • 20 MIN
Welcome to another weekly episode of This Week in Stacks. Pardon the slight audio quality change, Got rugged by my mic. What we cover this week: [0:00] Intro [0:40] Hyperchains [4:02] John Ennis Interview - NeoSwap [5:26] Project Indigo [6:22] NFT Marketplace Updates [9:50] Ryan Shea is back [11:50] Web3Week [13:00] ZeroAuthorityDAO [14:40] NoCodeClarity [17:40] Diwaker Blog Post
E63: A More Sustainable World Economy with NeoSwap | Dr. John Ennis Interview CEO/Founder of NeoSwap
May 27, 2022 • 47 MIN
What would happen if we doubled the GDP of the world economy? Trade is at the core of civilizations uplifting themselves, and NeoSwap is unlocking trades that were previously unimaginable. Dr. John Ennis is an expert in the field of mathematics, artificial intelligence, and computational neuroscience. Topics we cover: [0:00] Intro [3:48] John's Background [5:03] The Origins of NeoSwap [9:00] Finding Inspiration [10:55] What is Sensory & Consumer Science [14:00] What is NeoSwap [19:00] Moving beyond NFTs [23:30] Doubling the world GDP [26:26] Multi-Chain, Cross-Chain Roadmap [29:50] The future of Neo-Barter [33:40] NeoSwap Live Demo Follow NeoSwap on Twitter: @NeoSwap_ai Follow John on Twitter: @john_ennis_btc
E62: Weekly Update - Hyperchains, Theopetra Whitepaper, Shopping.io. Muneeb on Impact Theory
May 26, 2022 • 14 MIN
This Week in Stacks Topics: [0:00] Intro [0:55] Muneeb on Impact Theory [2:35] Shopping.io STX Integration [3:03] Chiente on Bloomberg [3:34] Hyperchains on Testnet [3:57] Theopetra Whitepaper
E61: Creating the Discord for Web3 - Chris Castiglione - Co-Founder of Console.xyz
May 20, 2022 • 39 MIN
Discord is the backbone of Web3 communities. It's also full of spam and scams popping up daily. Console.xyz is building a better platform. Chris & his team at Console (inside Trust Machines) are building the tools needed to fuse crypto and communities together.
E60: Weekly Update - OkCoin + Hiro, Injective Labs, ALEX2 Roadmap, MiamiCoin Web3 Bootcamp, + More
May 20, 2022 • 16 MIN
Even with the market continuing to be slow, Stacks builders keep doing what they do best. This week we cover: [0:00] Intro [0:25] Web3.0 Founders Lab Podcast [2:10] Alex Chizhik Interview (Built on Bitcoin) [3:08] Hiro Wallet + OkCoin on-ramp [3:44] Monthly Stacks Miner Call (Xan + Jude) [4:16] Injective Labs Stacks Futures [5:08] MiamiCoin Web3 Developer Bootcamp [6:30] ALEX2 Roadmap [11:00] $STX-not-to-$100?
E59: The Evolution of Crypto Exchanges - Alex Chizhik Interview | Head of Listings at OkCoin
May 14, 2022 • 44 MIN
Alex Chizhik is the Head of Listings & Community at OkCoin. His job is to list only the best crypto assests to create a great experience for OkCoin users. In this conversation we cover: The Ukraine-Russian war and crypto's role in it, The Macro bull case for crypto giving recent events, How crypto exchanges will evolve over time, and much more. Follow Alex on Twitter @MrEbitda.
E58: Weekly Update - CityCoins Protocol Upgrade, ALEX, RoundlyX, Stacks Miner Upgrade, Megapont + Moonbirds
May 11, 2022 • 7 MIN
The market is tanking, Luna might go to zero, It's hard days for crypto. But Stacks builders continue to persevere and build the future on Bitcoin applications. This week we cover news from ALEX, NeoSwap, CityCoins, Megapont, RoundlyX, and a little update from Jude Nelson at the Stacks Foundation.
E57: Creating a Bitcoin / Crypto Wallet for Families - Kelley Cambry (Co-Founder & CEO of Wallio)
May 3, 2022 • 31 MIN
Once you go down the crypto rabbithole. It's hard to see the world the same way. But how do you entice your friends and family to go down this complicated path? Kelley and her team at Wallio are working on a solution that does two beautiful things at once. Bring families closer together, and teach them financial literacy through crypto. Power by Blue Studios, They are building a fully-fledged platform with a family wallet, A component, and a learn-to-earn education system that helps family understand this new tech.
E56: Bringing Your Favorite Assets to Every Chain - Interview with Will Binns - Cryptonautics at Wrapped
April 30, 2022 • 51 MIN
Wrapped assets allow different tokens to be ported to other chains and used in new and interesting ways. Will and the team at Wrapped are leading the way in this area. Topics we cover: -What is the benefit to wrapping assets? -Is there risk? -Advice you would give to a new developer entering Web3? -Is the future a Bitcoin world or a multi-chain world? and much more. Follow Will on Twitter: @wbnns Follow Wrapped: @WrappedFi --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Follow me on Twitter: @JakeBlockchain Stay updated with everything on Stacks: https://www.builtonbitcoin.xyz/
E55: Weekly Update - Stacks Founders Lab, Stacks Ventures Cohort 2, Megapont, CityCoins, Grants Program, KYVE, ALEX
April 28, 2022 • 26 MIN
So much this week in Stacks! I'll update this description with more indepth info tomorrow. For now, I wanted to get this video up for your ears and eyes to enjoy. -Jake
E54: Building Protocols to Unleash Bitcoin on Stacks - Hank & Jeff (Co-Founders of Mechanism) Built on Bitcoin
April 22, 2022 • 61 MIN
What is Mechanism? The new entity in Stacks whose mission is to grow the GDP of Bitcoin? Listen in on this wide-ranging conversation with the two co-founders of Mechanism, Hank and Jeff as we explore their vision for the future of Stacks and crypto.
E53: Weekly Update - Taro, Stacks Founders Lab, CityCoins 2.0 Proposal, Xverse Update, MegaKongs
April 21, 2022 • 11 MIN
Lots to go over so lets jump right into it. What is covered this week: [0:00] Intro [00:28] Xverse Mobile Wallet Update [2:05] CityCoins 2.0 Proposal [4:00] MiamiCoin Web3 Developer Camp [4:42] Taro Lightning Labs [7:33] MegaKongs [8:34] Stacks Founders Lab Follow me on Twitter @JakeBlockchain
E52: Empowering Survivors with Evidence to Prosecute and Receive Justice - Adam David Jones - Founder of Zeer
April 15, 2022 • 35 MIN
Zeer is next-generation 911. Utilizing the amazing device you already carry around everywhere you go, Zeer takes those sensors and combines them with Machine Learning and blockchain tech to help keep you safe and protected. Adam David Jones is the founder of Zeer. After being attacked following a Bernie Sanders Rally, and the assailant getting off with no recourse. He has been on a mission to protect people in their most vulnerable and frightening of moments. https://www.zeersafe.com/
E51: Using Crypto as a Conduit to Unlock your Creativity - Conversation with Longstreet.btc
April 8, 2022 • 42 MIN
What does a music teacher in Los Angeles have to do with crypto and Stacks? A lot. Sean Longstreet is an educator, photographer, and creativity advocate whose been pushing the boundaries of what an NFT can be used for. He's released multiple new kinds of projects in the Stacks ecosystem over the past few months.
E50: Weekly Update 4/7 - Bitcoin Unleashed, CityCoins on ALEX, Console, GMRH, Project Indigo Newsletter #4, STXNFT Creator Portal, Trust Machines New Hires
April 7, 2022 • 19 MIN
Never a dull week in Stacks. This week I cover ALEX bringing new tokens onto the platform(CityCoins!), Bitcoin Unleashed Stacks Event, New community building tool called Console, GMRH Web3 music project, ALEX Newsletter, Project Indigo updates and new hires joining the Trust Machines crew.
E49: Rethinking the Real Estate Industry using PoX - Mel Anic from Theopetra
April 1, 2022 • 40 MIN
Theopetra is looking to solve the crisis of affordable housing using new tools provided by crypto. One unique they have involves a mechanism specific to Stacks called Proof-of-Transfer. Mel breaks down his back story, Why he loves real estate so much, and some of the inner workings of Theopetra and their mission. Follow Theopetra on Twitter: @theopetralabs
E48: Weekly Update 3/30 - xUSD, Dual Yield ALEX, CityCoin DAOs, Moonpay Integration, BowTiedFellow
March 31, 2022 • 12 MIN
What is up you beautiful people! Here's your weekly update on all things Stacks for the week of March 30th, 2022.
E47: Bringing Play-to-Earn Gaming to Stacks - BowTiedFellow from Stacks Degens
March 25, 2022 • 53 MIN
Play-to-Earn gaming is in it's first inning of maturity right now. The team at Stacks Degens is working to bring GameFi to Stacks. BowTiedFellow is a core team member bringing this to life.
E46: Weekly Update - Apes Together, Xverse Mobile Browser, Mechanism HQ, CityCoins & CityPacks
March 24, 2022 • 15 MIN
What's up yall! Been a minute but were back and this week I cover: -The Megapont team is building Web3 tooling for creators called Apes Together. -Xverse Mobile Wallet now supports mobile apps to spend your STX -OkCoin now supports stacking of NYC Coin. -New potential upgrades coming to the CityCoins protocol. -CityPacks NFT collection supporting Miami-Dade schools -Baby Badgers are out in the wild. See yall at Bitcoin Unleashed!
E45: Combining Bitcoin, DeFi & AI to Create the Exchange of the Future - Sungmin Aum (Stackswap)
March 11, 2022 • 41 MIN
What does Bitcoin, DeFi and a group of AI & Data Security researchers have in common? Their aiming to build the crypto exchange of the future on Stacks. Listen to this conversation with Sungmin Aum (CEO/Co-Founder of Lucidefi(Stackswap). Visit Stackswap: https://app.stackswap.org/v2
E44: Hyperchains, Bitcoin Badgers, Zest Protocol, StackerDAOs, Bitcoin Innovation Virtual Summit
February 25, 2022 • 16 MIN
Are you kidding me? This week laid the blueprint for all the things we'll be enjoying in a few months time. So much coming down the pipeline including Hyperchains news, Baby Bitcoin Badgers, Something called "Zest Protocol", StackerDAOs roadmap, and a whole summit talking about new stuff coming to Bitcoin via Stacks.
E43: Creating an ETH-to-Stacks Bridge - Creator of Satoshibles & StacksBridge Brian Laughlin
February 18, 2022 • 30 MIN
Satoshibles is the NFT project for Bitcoin Enthusiasts. But all the NFT action was on Ethereum, at least until Stacks came along. The Satoshibles team has been working to bring their NFT collection to Bitcoin via Stacks since it's initial mint. Hear Satoshibles creator Brian Laughlin talk about the process, the inspiration for this project and the good deeds they have been able to accomplish through the power of NFTs. Follow Brian on Twitter: @Bruffstar Check out Satoshibles online: https://satoshibles.com/
E42: Creating DAO Tools for Web3 Communities to Flourish - Drew Falkman, Stacks Resident
February 9, 2022 • 40 MIN
Drew & his team are building out DAO tools to help communities foster better connections. Coordinating groups of people to come together and take action toward a common goal will forever be a useful endeavor. The need for tools to help us organize more effectively is only increasing in the Web3 era where blockchain tech is creating a whole new design space for coordination, trust and aligning incentives.
E41: TWIS - Trust Machines, LNSwap, Allbridge, Mintery, StacksBridge, Project Indigo, Frens.Place
February 9, 2022 • 14 MIN
Another great week in Stacks with the Trust Machines funding round, A couple bridge announcements, the Mintery has picked its first cohort of NFT artists, More LNSwap innovation, Project Indigo Newsletter, Blocksurvery secures funding and some exciting news of of Miami regarding CityCoins. Tune In to stay updated on all things Stacks.
E40: A No-Code Platform to Build and Manage DAO's on Stacks - Orlando Cosme Co-Founder of StackerDAOs
February 5, 2022 • 43 MIN
DAO's are the hot topic right now. A way to rethink how we organize and get things done as a group. Orlando and Ryan are at the forefront of trying to navigate the murky waters of complexity that currently surround DAO's and create an easy-to-use platform to launch one for your community.
E39: Weekly Update - Lydian DAO, Coinbase, ALEX, Grants Ambassadors, STX Mining Pool & More
February 2, 2022 • 22 MIN
This week we're talking Lydian DAO, Coinbase Listing, ALEX Launch, CityCoins News, Lindsey Lohan, NFT's on Bitcoin, Project Indigo, New Stacker Chats & Built on Bitcoin episodes and a new addition to the Stacks Grants program.
E38: Empowering the Builders of Tomorrow with Jenny & Will from the Stacks Foundation - Stacks Grant Series
January 28, 2022 • 62 MIN
Stacks is working to unleash the full potential of Bitcoin, and the team at the Stacks Foundation is supporting all the builders bringing this vision to life. Listen to Jenny Mith and Will Corcoran from the Foundation talk about the programs they offer and some exciting changes coming to support the movers and shakers of Stacks.
E37: Bringing Stacks to the Masses with an Easy-To-Use Mobile Wallet - Ken Liao - Founder of Secret Key Labs & Creator of Xverse Wallet
January 24, 2022 • 27 MIN
Complicated onboarding is THE biggest problem in attracting new users to crypto. Secret Key Labs is looking to solve this problem for the Stacks ecosystem by making a mobile first wallet experience that is dead simple. Listen in to this episode to find out how they are bringing STX, CityCoins, Stacking and NFT's into one simple interface in the palm of your hand.
E36: Unleashing Proof-of-Transfer Lite with The Syvita Mining Team - BowTiedMooneeb, Invidia, & Diopitis
January 19, 2022 • 38 MIN
The Syvita Guild has been mining CityCoins since the beginning, What they have built so far is only the beginning of a bigger vision to fully unlock the potential of the Stacks Proof-of-Transfer mechanism. Check in with members of the Syvita Guild as they talk about how they got to this point, and where they are heading.
E35: The Mintery, ExecutorDAO, Wastelander Apes, Stacks turns One, ALEX Launches, Setzeus blog on Clarity - This Week in Stacks January 17th, 2022
January 18, 2022 • 12 MIN
Updates from around the Stacks ecosystem for the week of January 17th, 2022.
E34: Stacks NFT Projects Update - Twitter Spaces with Crash Punks, Badgers, Monkeys, Degens, Project Indigo, Punks Army, & Crypto Soda Club.
January 16, 2022 • 76 MIN
Check in with some of the great Stacks NFT creators and see what they have been working on and what's coming down the pipeline. On This Twitter Spaces we have: Grace & Eli from Crash Punks Newton & Setzeus from Bitcoin Badgers John from Project Indigo Tope from the Bitcoin Monkeys Fellow from Stacks Degens and the creators of upcoming projects Punks Army & Crypto Soda Club.
E33: Lightning-Enabled Apps on Stacks with LNSwap Creator - PseudoZach - Stacks Grant Series
January 8, 2022 • 34 MIN
The first Stacks NFT paid for with Lightning just happened (1/6/22). This opens a huge new space to develop in and onboard new users to the Stacks ecosystem. Learn about some of the foundational work being done in this conversation with the Creator, PseudoZach. https://www.lnswap.org/
E32: Weekly Update: Lightning-Enabled NFT Payments, Muneeb on Coinbase podcast, Alex Tokenomics, Stacks Degens, Hiro Wins Best Places to Work - This Week in Stacks January 6th, 2021
January 7, 2022 • 9 MIN
Yes you read that right, The first Stacks NFT available for purchase with a Lightning payment happened! Plus a bunch of exciting things. Builders are building in the Stacks ecosystem right now.
E31: The Game Theory of Mining Stacks & Bitcoin - Twitter Spaces with Xan Ditkoff
January 4, 2022 • 56 MIN
E31: The Game Theory of Mining of Stacks & Bitcoin - Twitter Spaces with Xan Ditkoff
E30: MiamiCoin & The Future of Cities - Convo with Mike Sarasti - City of Miami Director of Innovation & Technology
December 31, 2021 • 49 MIN
Francis Suarez started a movement with a simple tweet, "How can I help?" CityCoins may have done the same with its innovative protocol. - Mike Sarasti has been at the forefront of this innovation along with his fellow members in city leadership.
E29: TruBit NFT Launch, MomentoNFT Secures Funding, Megapont Marketplace, Syvita Mining Pools - This Week in Stacks December 30th, 2021
December 31, 2021 • 8 MIN
TruBit Launches their bootstapping NFT, MomentoNFT Secures Funding from some big names, Megapont opens up their factory to more artists, & Syvita Mining Pools are coming back online - This Week in Stacks December 30th, 2021
E28: DeFi on Bitcoin? Building the Future of Finance on Stacks - Conversation with ALEX Co-Founder Chiente Hsu
December 24, 2021 • 48 MIN
The mission statement on ALEX's website says "Bring Your Bitcoin to Life". That line sums up everything they are working on. Bitcoin is one of the purest assets that's ever been created and ALEX is working to help make it more of a productive asset, and along the way, play their part in changing the financial system.
E27: Moonray Secures Funding, OnStacks Launches, Muneeb on Subnets, Megapont & Project Indigo, Boom Charity NFTs & ALEX Launchdate + $ALEX Token - This Week in Stacks December 22nd, 2021
December 23, 2021 • 11 MIN
Merry Christmas Yall! This week a good amount of news came down the pipeline including a big project launching, some big VC money secured, a couple big NFT drops and some news on a scaling solution for Stacks called Subnets.
E26: Building Web3 Communities with Mrk (Megapont), Drew Falkman (Dao OS), MultiChainMike (EmpireDAO) - Twitter Spaces
December 22, 2021 • 58 MIN
Web3 Communities & DAO's are headline topics right now. Drew, Mark, and Mike are all builders in this new and blossoming space. We explored some topics including What is a Web3 Community and what makes them so sticky to forming groups? What is a DAO? How to incentive people to engage in a community? and much more.
E25: Launching a data platform On Stacks - Conversation with Xan Ditkoff - Founder of Daemon Technologies
December 16, 2021 • 58 MIN
Good data helps you make better decisions. Daemon Technologies is building a full-service data platform for end users and developers alike. You’ll be able to view and interact with data coming from the Stacks Blockchain and apps built on top of Stacks.
E24: Megapont, CityCoins Accelerator, Stacks Fiat On-Ramp, Ryder, Sponsored Transactions, and MORE - This Week in Stacks December 13th, 2021
December 14, 2021 • 14 MIN
I say it every week but what a week in Stacks! Ryder & Megapont drop big newsletters, A CityCoins focused Stacks Accelerator, Fiat On-Ramp from the Hiro Wallet, and much more.
E23: The 1st user-owned data marketplace built on Bitcoin - Convo with Founders of TruBit
December 10, 2021 • 37 MIN
Tokens & Crypto are changing the relationship consumers have with online apps & services. What is today being called Web3. One of the earliest epiphanies you have is realizing you bring real value to the communities you participate in. TruBit is building a marketplace for users and brands to come together in a more mutually beneficial relationship. Listen to this conversation with the 3 founders of TruBit. Stephen Dodge, Ian Major, and Sajid Akhtar.
E22: Stacks-ETH Bridge, NEW ATH, NFT Artist Accelerator, 2.05 Upgrade - This Week in Stacks December 5th, 2021
December 6, 2021 • 14 MIN
Lots of exciting things happening including a bridge to bring NFT's between Stacks & ETH, NEW ATH, An NFT Accelerator for Artists, MiamiCoin Art Week 2021, The 2.05 upgrade and much more
BNS (Blockchain Naming System) Working Group Call with Stacks Community Leaders
December 4, 2021 • 45 MIN
Werner, A member of the Stacks Advocates DAO brought together a group of leaders from around the ecosystem to discuss how to build and expand the functionality of the BNS. Community leaders in this video: Chiangogo.btc // James co-founder of Stackswap hz // OG Stacks hacker and Stacks Advocate Larry Salibra // CEO New Internet Labs and heading the BNS Working Group Marvin Janssen // Stacks Foundation Tech Lead and co-founder of Ryder pipje // Philip de Smedt CEO Arkadiko Risidio1 // Peter Ponton CEO Risidio Sungmin Aum // CEO Stackswap werner.btc // Stacks Advocate and stx.fan Friedger // Friedger Pool
E21: Understanding Stacks Mining & Protocol Design with Xan Ditkoff - Founder of Daemon Technologies
November 29, 2021 • 55 MIN
Xan Ditkoff is the founder of Daemon Technologies. A company building utilities for the Stacks Ecosystem and spreading awareness of Stacks in the Asia,
Syvita Guild State of the Union Q4 2021 - What Their Building - Twitter Spaces Recording 11.20.21
November 20, 2021 • 67 MIN
The Syvita Guild is an active group of developers and community members building on Stacks and working to expand the Bitcoin Economy. In this Twitter Space you can learn what the guild is, who is involved, what they are building, and how to get involved.
E19: CrashPunks are coming! - Conversation with Creator & Stacks Accelerator Venture Partner - Grace Ng
November 19, 2021 • 25 MIN
Grace is a Venture Partner at the Stacks Accelerator, helping startups build the future of the internet on top of Bitcoin. She is also the artistic mind behind CrashPunks, One of the most hyped NFT projects to date on Stacks.
E18: NYC Coin Mining Going Crazy, First Stacks Residents Program Cohort announced , AlexGo Secures Big Funding round, City of Miami Giving out Bitcoin to its citizens, and Megapont continues to crush.
November 19, 2021 • 14 MIN
The CityCoins projects is changing the world, Stacks Foundation announces the first cohort of its new Residents program, AlexGo gets a big round of funding to bring DeFi to Bitcoin, and Megapont continues to dominate the Stacks NFT market.
E17: Stacks NFT's hit ceiling, StackSwap Funding, NYCoin CityCoin is LIVE, STX Mining Profitability - This Week in Stacks November 10th, 2021
November 11, 2021 • 7 MIN
Stacks NFT's reach their current maximum after an explosive couple weeks, StackSwap scores a big funding rounds, The next CityCoins is announced, and an excellent thread on the profitability and decentralization of STX Mining.
E16: Own the Moments that Matter with Direct-to-Fan NFT Platform Momento - Conversation with Julian
November 5, 2021 • 27 MIN
Momento is looking to flip the script on how we consume social media and bring the creator-fan relationship closer together using NFTs. Enjoyed this conversation with Julian. Learn more of what their creating at momentonft.com All of this is built on Stacks: Smart Contracts for Bitcoin.
E15: Arkadiko Exploited, Megapont NFT, Next CityCoin, Bitcoin vs ETH Debate, First DEX on Stacks - This Week in Stacks November 3rd, 2021
November 4, 2021 • 13 MIN
Another hyperspeed week in Stacks, and this is all going on while the core devs are hard at work behind the scenes on Stacks 2.05 which should bring huge improvements to congestion. What is talked about today: [0:00] Intro [0:41] Arkadiko Exploited [2:36] Bitcoin vs Eth Debate on "What is sound money" [3:40] First DEX on Stacks goes Live (StackSwap) [4:32] Halloween NFT Competition Winners Announced [5:26] Megapont goes absolutely ape s%it [7:18] Arties Test Mint [7:41] Sigle's Explorer Guild NFT [8:30] NFT Marketplace battle heats up [10:07] Next CityCoin Announced
E14: Democratizing the real-world art market with AI & Blockchain - Ilan Klein - Founder of Open Art Source
October 29, 2021 • 44 MIN
Open Art Source is looking to bring down the barriers of entry for the real world art market. Bringing rich data, cheap authentication and a marketplace to buyers and sellers in a mobile-first experience thats backed by blockchain technology. Have a glimpse into a company changing the $65 Billion a year art market. Making it more accessible to everyone.
E13: Megapont NFT , Bitgo Integrates Stacks, STXNFT Creator Interview, Bitcoin Maxi fun, & Arkadiko is LIVE - This Week in Stacks October 27th, 2021
October 28, 2021 • 10 MIN
Sleep deprived but theres still Stacks news to breakdown. This week we had the Megapont Pre-mint, BitGo integrates with Stacks, An interview with the creator of STXNFT Marketplace, Lots of NFT launches and Arkadiko is officially live.
E12: Creating an NFT Marketplace Built on Stacks, Secured by Bitcoin - Jamil - Creator of MIAMining.com & STXNFT.com
October 22, 2021 • 24 MIN
Jamil is the creator of MIAMining.com, A Dashboard that gives valuable stats on mining MiamiCoin, as well as, STXNFT.com, An NFT marketplace built on Stacks. Knowing what to build is as critical as how you build it. Jamil knows how to ask the right questions and then execute to create the things people need.
New ATH Stacks Price, Xverse Mobile Wallet, Arkadiko Launches, Locked STX value crosses 1 Billion - This Week in Stacks October 20th, 2021
October 21, 2021 • 6 MIN
NEW All-time high for Stacks this week! LFG! The Xverse Mobile Wallet is officially out of beta. Arkadiko launches tomorrow (as of this posting!) Locked Stacks value crossed 1Billion USD, and lots of NFT drops.
EP10 Connecting Lightning Bitcoin Network & Stacks Blockchain - PseudoZach Interview
October 14, 2021 • 27 MIN
Lightning brings super fast transactions with near zero fees to Bitcoin. Stacks brings full smart contract functionality to Bitcoin. Sounds like a perfect match.
E09 AlexGo Testnet, CoinBase Prime allows Stacking, Gary Riger on NFT's on Bitcoin - This Week in Stacks
October 13, 2021 • 10 MIN
AlexGo Testnet goes live, Coinbase allows Stacking of Stacks on Prime, Gary Riger gives an update on NFTs and 2 new Stacker Chats.
Building the Future on Bitcoin - Asteria - Founder of The Syvita Guild
October 8, 2021 • 41 MIN
Asteria and his team are one of the biggest entities in the Stacks ecosystem. You've seen their work on the MiamiCoin Dashboard and the automated mining pool at mine.miami The Syvita Guild have grand ambitions of building the infrastructure that most of us will us to mint and transact.
MiamiCoin Makers Month Winners, Moonray, CityCoin Update, & more NFTs! - This Week in Stacks October 5th, 2021
October 6, 2021 • 11 MIN
It's time for your weekly dose of Stacks news. We have the winners of MiamiCoin Makers Month, An interview with Moonray Game founder, CityCoins wallet update, and more NFT's and great Stacker Chats!
Moonray brings Top-Tier Gaming to Bitcoin via Stacks - Rodrigo Etcheto - Founder of Moonray
October 1, 2021 • 31 MIN
Moonray is a far-future, surreal sci-fi Action-RPG coming to #Bitcoin via Stacks Blockchain. Allowing you a triple AAA gaming experience that brings Play-to-earn mechanics, a tradeable NFTs economy & the foundation for a metaverse to Bitcoin via Stacks. Follow Moonray on Twitter @Moonraygame
NFT's, AlexGo, Appchains, & MiamiPool - This Week in Stacks September 28th 2021
September 29, 2021 • 11 MIN
Many NFT drops, Jude Nelson releases how App Chains will work, An automated contract for mining MiamiCoin, Interviews with Muneeb Ali & Chiente Hsu, and an update on the CityCoins Wallet. Listen in!
Allow Anyone to Mint & Sell NFTs with Crypto or USD - Alla Koretsky - CEO of Layer
September 22, 2021 • 22 MIN
Alla Koretsky is the CEO of Layer. heylayer.com Layer is changing the game and giving all creators the tools to create their own NFT businesses. A simple dropbox-style interface, Creating an NFT is as easy as "Right Click & Mint", and custom storefronts to sell your newly minted art on that can be purchased with crypto OR USD.
Stacks Accelerator Demo Day, Phases of Satoshi, MiamiCoin & Scalability - This Week in Stacks - September 18th, 2021
September 19, 2021 • 13 MIN
Stacks Accelerator Demo Day, CityCoins is accepted by the City of Miami, NFT Project Phases of Satoshi launches, New Stacker Chat and a great blog post on scalability from Muneeb. What a week in Stacks land!
A Better Way to Fund Cities with Crypto & CityCoins - Patrick Stanley 'CEO of Freehold'
September 10, 2021 • 33 MIN
Patrick Stanley (CEO of Freehold) talks how he got into crypto, and what he sees coming down the pipeline with crypto, CityCoins and beyond. Quote to ponder: "It used to be, big if true, now its, true if big."
NFT's, CityCoins & Network Congestion - This Week in Stacks September 6, 2021
September 6, 2021 • 8 MIN
Busy week in the Stacks World! A CryptoPunk clone crashes the network, and the CityCoins project brings in ALOT of money for the City of Miami. Check out the update on this inaugural episode of the Built on Bitcoin Podcast!