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HODL That Thought Podcast #11: The Pillar Project looks to flip the script on retail

Adam Smith 12 June 2018 NEWS

Graham Cooke gets bumped up from featured player to regular cast as we add a charming Irish accent to the mix! Liz commemorates Bitcoin pizza day, while Adam imagines a single dummy getting taken for a ride by crypto scammers.

We also chat to the Pillar Project’s Drew Harding, who shares how crypto is flipping the script on retail.

Then, Adam shares how Bitcoin stacks up to gambling, and his sad tale of casino woe.

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Shownotes

Moving the needle

  • 3:25 – India puts GST on crypto
  • 6:02 – Your weekly John McAfee crazy update
  • 9:09 – Crypto scams on the rise

Craptocurrency

  • 12:32 – Pizza day for Bitcoin
  • 15:33 – Ellen gets Punk’d
  • 22:48 – 17:44 – Scamming the scammers

Tales from the Crypto – Interview with the Pillar Project’s Drew Harding

  • 23:34 – Drew explains the Pillar project and how crypto changes retail
  • 26:24 – Why Pillar doesn’t need more investors

Are you broke yet?

  • 27:46 – Liz
  • 28:21 – Adam

Decrypted

  • 32:39 – Is cryptocurrency the same as gambling?
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