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HODL That Thought Podcast #10: How exchanges are future-proofing

Adam Smith 5 June 2018 NEWS

It’s Marc’s final ride as he heads off into the sunset and toward total obscurity. To send him off in style, we chat about our Bitcoin apocalypse plans, the ongoing saga of Craig Wright and how out-of-work actors can score a gig playing downtrodden financiers at crypto conferences.

We also speak to Cryptopia CEO Alan Booth about how exchanges are future-proofing and becoming more efficient.

All this, plus what Liz plans to do with her sack full of severed hands!

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Moving the needle

  • 2:20 – Marc’s sad farewell
  • 4:37 – Nvidia’s crypto spoils
  • 7:19 – Crypto dominated by dudes
  • 10:09 – Craig Wright back in the wrong


  • 15:05 – Crypto-zoo-ology
  • 17:28 – Burgeoning bunker business baits Bitcoin billionaires
  • 22:48 – The lame-borghini ruse

Tales from the Crypto – Interview with Alan Booth from Cryptopia

  • 29:45 – Alan Booth on the future of crypto exchanges
  • 31:08 – How Cryptopia saw its lightning-fast growth
  • 32:11 – The way Cryptopia vets its alt-coins
  • 33:52 – Taking on the big players by focusing on the task at hand
  • 36:25 – What’s next for Cryptopia
  • 37:34 – What the future of Cryptopia looks like for the user
  • 40:45 – Centralised versus decentralised exchanges

Are you broke yet?

  • 44:14 – Liz
  • 44:41 – Adam keeps doing his aggrieved banker voice
  • 46:39 – Marc


  • 52:57 – A fond farewell to Mr. Marc Terrano.
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