Podcast

Amazon Music is the latest streaming service to add podcasts

Devindra Hardawar/Engadget Amazon Music has at long last added podcasts. Listeners in the US, UK, Germany and Japan can access them through the Amazon Music app, web player and Echo devices. They’re available to users on all Amazon Music tiers at no extra cost. There are “millions of episodes from top shows” for you to …

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Science, history, and purring cats: Brief podcasts for the nerdy set

Enlarge / Podcasts with your interests—and attention span—in mind. Aurich Lawson / Getty Images The beauty of the podcast format is also sometimes its curse: arbitrary episode lengths. Finding a new podcast to love can be daunting when episodes regularly exceed the hour-long mark. If you’re struggling to commit to podcasts on topics like history …

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Bitcoiners Are Not Looking for a Store of Value, Gold Bug Peter Schiff Says

A known gold enthusiast, financial commentator Peter Schiff said Bitcoin (BTC) holders are not actually looking to the asset as a storage of wealth — one of the most commonly touted use cases surrounding the coin.  “I buy gold as a way to store my wealth, as a conservative place to keep liquidity, as opposed …

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Cameron Winklevoss on Crypto Regulation: “Free-for-Alls Don’t Work”

Known for their regulation-friendly outlook within the crypto industry, Gemini exchange founders Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss hold a hybrid approach to privacy and government rules.  The twin brothers explained in a May 22 podcast interview with Peter McCormack that crypto adoption comes a need for some degree of regulation. Cameron added: “The independence and sovereignty …

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Bitcoin Cash Upgrade 3 Days Away – New Opcode Support, Chain Limit Extension, Sigchecks

On May 15, the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) blockchain will be upgraded and there will be at least three new features added to the longest chain. The upgrade in three days is being discussed fervently by the community, because it follows the recent and controversial Infrastructure Funding Proposal (IFP). Bitcoin Cash to Upgrade In Three Days …

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ETH 2.0 Issuance Will Be 2 Million a Year at Most Says Vitalik

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin said that issuance on the Ethereum 2.0 upgrade will be drastically reduced in a podcast interview with POV Crypto called “Internet Money”. Discussing some of the differences between Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH), Buterin explained why the team chose Proof of Stake as the upgraded consensus mechanism: “One of the reasons …

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