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HODL That Thought Podcast #14: Akon’s crypto utopia

Adam Smith 2 August 2018 NEWS

This week on HODL That Thought, we hear about rapper Akon’s attempt to create a real-life Wakanda based on crypto. We also test Richard’s ability to tell crypto fact from crypto fiction. All this, plus an in-depth explanation of what the heck hashing is and why you should care.

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Shownotes

Moving the Needle

  • 7:40 – Reserve Bank of Australia backs Dollaridoos over Bitcoin
  • 12:20 – Facebook brings back crypto
  • 14:07 – Swiss charity not neutral on crypto

Craptocurrency

  • 18:09 – Rapper’s crypto game goes to pot
  • 22:24 – The ongoing saga of PornHub
  • 24:35 – Akon’s crypto utopia
  • Are You Broke Yet

  • 28:24 – Adam
  • 29:08 – Graham
  • 30:14 – Richard
  • Decrypted

    • 33:08 – We test Richard’s crypto knowledge

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