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The Ultimate Guide to Crypto Finance. DeFi, NFTs, and cryptocurrencies. Level up. Go bankless.

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Episodes

ROLLUP: Coinbase Crashes DC | Gary Grilled By Congress | Vitalik Deepfakes

WRU Last Week of September ----- Check your wallet with our brand new tool: Claimables 馃巵 https://bankless.cc/GetClaimables聽 ------ 馃摚... more

29 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 31 minutes
Fidelity's Bull Case For Ethereum

Joining us today from Fidelity are Chris Kuiper and Jack Neureuter who recently released their Ethereum Investment Thesis report. On... more

27 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 8 minutes
Synthetix: A New Hope with Kain Warwick

In today鈥檚 episode, we鈥檙e exploring the frontier of the multi-chain Ethereum roadmap. Synthetix has been leading this charge as it... more

26 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 10 minutes
189 - Taking Treasury Bills Onchain with Martin Carrica

The overnight fed funds rate is 5.3% but how much are you getting from that in your bank account? How... more

25 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 14 minutes
ROLLUP: Ethereum Absorbs Alt-L1s | SEC vs. Stoner Cats | Mark Cuban's -$870k Wallet Hack

WRU 4th Week of September聽 ----- Check your wallet with our brand new tool: Claimables 馃巵 https://bankless.cc/GetClaimables聽 ------ 馃摚 LayerZero... more

22 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 27 minutes
SVM L2 on Ethereum: Bullish or Bearish SOL? with Neel Somani, Founder, Eclipse

Solana on Ethereum? Solana has a virtual machine called the SVM. Proponents say it鈥檚 much better than the Ethereum EVM鈥ulti-threaded... more

20 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 6 minutes
Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum For The Future

Vitalik live from Permissionless! On this Episode we discuss what's next for Ethereum. What type of use cases can we... more

19 Sep 2023 路 50 minutes
188 - The Next Ethereum Upgrade: Blobspace 101 with Domothy

Dom, aka Domothy, is a researcher at the Ethereum Foundation who is working on the research and development of some... more

18 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 36 minutes
Why MetaMask Snaps is a Big Deal with Co-Founder, Dan FinIay

MetaMask just released MetaMask Snaps at Permissionless II. Why is this such a big deal? Is this crypto鈥檚 鈥淐hrome extension鈥... more

15 Sep 2023 路 55 minutes
ROLLUP: CFTC's Attack On Crypto | FTX Offloading Billions | Live From Permissionless!

WRU 3rd Week of September Live From Permissionless! ----- Check your wallet with our brand new tool Claimables 馃巵 https://bankless.cc/GetClaimables聽... more

14 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 13 minutes
Surveillance Finance 101 with Seth Hertlein and Michael Mosier

Seth Hertlein, VP Global Head of Policy at Ledger, and Michael Mosier, Co-Fouder of legal boutique Arktourous, Build Exante -... more

12 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 23 minutes
187 - The Ethereum Attestation Service

On today鈥檚 episode we welcome Bryce Patrick and Steve Dakh from the Ethereum Attestation Service. EAS is a new public... more

11 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 21 minutes
David's Takes: The Burning Man Network State

FULL ARTICLE: https://www.bankless.com/davids-takes-burning-man David just got back from the Black Rock Desert, Nevada, where, for one week of the year,... more

10 Sep 2023 路 39 minutes
ROLLUP: Solana鈥檚 MakerDAO & Visa Win | Base L2 Halted | Uniswap Court W | Justin Bieber NFT Drop

WRU 2nd Week of September ----- 馃徆 Airdrop Hunter is HERE, join your first HUNT today https://bankless.cc/JoinYourFirstHUNT聽 ------ 馃摚 AAVE... more

08 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 27 minutes
186 - The Blockchain Trilemma - ETH Vs SOL Vs ATOM with Mike Ippolito

Today we're joined by Mike Ippolito, co-founder at Blockworks, who's here to breakdown his take on the Blockchain trilemma and... more

04 Sep 2023 路 1 hour, 43 minutes
ROLLUP: What Grayscale's Win vs The SEC Means For The Next Bull Market

WRU 1st Week Of September ----- 馃徆 Airdrop Hunter is HERE, join your first HUNT today https://bankless.cc/JoinYourFirstHUNT聽 ------ 馃摚... more

31 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 44 minutes
Scaling Ethereum To The Next Level with zkEVM

Joining us today for this deeply technical conversation is RiscZero CEO Brian Retford and Justin Drake. RiscZero is attempting to... more

30 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 11 minutes
185 - The Superchain Explained with Jesse Pollak & Ben Jones

On today鈥檚 episode we brought on repeat Bankless guests, Ben Jones, Co-Founder of Optimism and Creator of Base, Jesse Pollock.聽... more

28 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 31 minutes
ROLLUP: Under Attack - Crypto, Freedom, & Privacy

WRU 4th Week Of August ----- 馃徆 Airdrop Hunter is HERE, join your first HUNT today https://bankless.cc/JoinYourFirstHUNT聽 ------ 馃摚... more

25 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 41 minutes
Is friend.tech Good or Evil?

Friend.tech has dominated the crypto landscape as of late and it鈥檚 now breaking out into multiple mainstream non-crypto audiences. Should... more

24 Aug 2023 路 53 minutes
David's Take: This is the Last Cycle

FULL ARTICLE HERE: https://www.bankless.com/the-last-crypto-cycle聽 Is crypto entering its last market cycle before its mature era begins? For today's take, David... more

23 Aug 2023 路 22 minutes
Vance Spencer: The FAANG of DeFi (S.M.E.L.L)

On the show today, we鈥檙e bringing Vance on to talk about S M E L L. Not an odor, but... more

22 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 3 minutes
184 - Why Facebook鈥檚 Stablecoin Failed, with David Marcus

David Marcus started a company that was acquired by PayPal, he then became President of PayPal (running the company), then... more

21 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 6 minutes
David and Anthony Discuss the Crypto Meta

David speaks with Anthony from the Daily Gwei about the current crypto meta, price swings, and emerging narratives from around... more

19 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 11 minutes
ROLLUP: Friend.Tech | SBF to Jail | SEC vs Coinbase

WRU 3rd Week Of August ----- 馃徆 Airdrop Hunter is HERE, join your first HUNT today https://bankless.cc/JoinYourFirstHUNT聽 ------ BANKLESS SPONSOR... more

18 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 27 minutes
David's Takes: A Hitchhiker's Guide to Riding an MEV Bot

Welcome to David's takes. A new format with David and RSA where we explore David's weekly articles in 30 minutes... more

17 Aug 2023 路 33 minutes
DeSci: How Blockchains are Powering Science 3.0 | Zuzalu #7

In this episode, we delve into the world of DeSci, or Decentralized Science, which serves as a bridge between technologies... more

16 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 19 minutes
Tim Beiko & Justin Drake: The Sci-fi Roadmap to Ethereum

In today鈥檚 podcast, Justin Drake and Tim Beiko help us explore Ethereum's uncharted roadmap.聽 You know about EIP-4844. You know... more

15 Aug 2023 路 52 minutes
183 - Why VCs Suck | 1confirmation's Nick Tomaino & Richard Chen

Today on the Pod, we're discussing Why VCs Suck. And who better to answer that question than VCs themselves? We're... more

14 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 21 minutes
Would You Live Forever? The Science and Ethics of Longevity

In this video, we delve into the frontier of longevity and the pursuit of living forever. The discussion of longevity... more

12 Aug 2023 路 2 hours, 8 minutes
ROLLUP: Base Kicks-Off Onchain Summer

Bankless Weekly Rollup Second Week of August, 2023 ------ 馃殌Join Ryan & David at Permissionless II in September. https://bankless.cc/GoToPermissionless聽 ------... more

11 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 27 minutes
Austin Federa: Is SOL Money?

Bankless hasn鈥檛 had the most coverage of Solana, the network, and SOL, the asset, but in this episode that changes.... more

10 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 1 minute
Arbitrum's BOLD New Bet with Ed Felten & Raul Jordan

What did the Arbitrum L2 just unlock with its BOLD release? What stage of L2 is Arbitrum in? What is... more

09 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 6 minutes
182 - In Defense of Lido, w/ Hasu

Lido has over 30% ETH staked. Should we be alarmed? Joining us is Hasu to shed some light on this... more

07 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 27 minutes
ROLLUP: Curve Exploit | BASE Memecoins | Richard Heart vs SEC

Bankless Weekly Rollup First Week of August, 2023 ------ 馃殌Join Ryan & David at Permissionless II in September. https://bankless.cc/GoToPermissionless聽 ------... more

04 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 30 minutes
The New DeFi Meta with Paradigm鈥檚 Head of Research, Dan Robinson

Dan Robinson is GP and Head of Research at Paradigm. He, over the years, has done a lot of deep... more

03 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 10 minutes
Will DeFi Survive This?

A special mid-week episode is in order as we discus the string of events that led to one of the... more

02 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 2 minutes
Africa's Crypto Revolution: Leapfrogging into the Future | Zuzalu #4

In this episode, we explore the frontier of crypto in Africa and the immense potential for both the continent and... more

01 Aug 2023 路 1 hour, 34 minutes
181 - Afropolitan's Grand Plan To Start A Country

What would it look like to create a new country using crypto as a coordination technology? Join us today as... more

31 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 23 minutes
EthCC 2023: Everything You Missed

FULL ARTICLE HERE: https://www.bankless.com/david-ethcc-2023聽 Every single year, EthCC gets a bit bigger, a bit more organized, and way more productive.... more

30 Jul 2023 路 26 minutes
ROLLUP: Worldcoin Launch | New Crypto Bills | Twitter X | Layer 2 Wars

Bankless Weekly Rollup 4th Week of July 2023 ------ 馃攦 STADER LABS | UNLOCK LIQUIDITY AND AMPLIFY REWARDS https://bankless.cc/StaderLabs聽 ------... more

28 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 34 minutes
The Coinbase Chain Powering Layer 2 Summer

Today on the show we welcome back Jesse Pollak. Jesse is the Head of Protocols at Coinbase and the Creator... more

26 Jul 2023 路 42 minutes
Polygon鈥檚 Endgame: Polygon 2.0 with Sandeep Nailwal & Mihailo Bjelic

Today on the show we welcome back Sandeep and Mihalo, the Co-Founders of Polygon.聽 Polygon is one of the most... more

25 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 14 minutes
DEBRIEF - Worldcoin

Ryan & David debriefing the Worldcoin episode. Want to listen to all past and future Debriefs for all Monday... more

24 Jul 2023 路 28 minutes
180 - Worldcoin鈥檚 Sam Altman & Alex Blania on Crypto's Most Ambitious Project

Disclaimer: This episode was recorded on May 14th, 2023 David is joined by Worldcoin Co-Founders, Alex Blania and Sam Altman.... more

24 Jul 2023 路 52 minutes
ROLLUP: Celsius CEO Arrested & ETH CC Conference Recap

3rd Week of July 2023 ------ 馃殌 Join Ryan & David at Permissionless in September. Bankless Citizens get 30% off.... more

21 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 46 minutes
Revolutionizing AI: Tackling the Alignment Problem | Zuzalu #3

In this episode, we delve into the frontier of AI and the challenges surrounding AI alignment. The AI / Crypto... more

20 Jul 2023 路 2 hours, 7 minutes
UniswapX Revealed: A Game-Changer for DeFi

It's ETHCC time, the Ethereum Community Conference where groundbreaking announcements are made. And ahead of the conference, Uniswap Labs has... more

18 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 15 minutes
180 - Top 5 Bear Market Bets with Avichal Garg & Sanjay Shah of Electric Capital

Nothing tests your conviction like a bear market. This is an opportunity to test what you think you know, refine... more

17 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 27 minutes
How Ripple's Win Reshapes Crypto with Paul Grewal & Mike Selig

A U.S court has ruled that XRP is not a security, and if XRP is a security then what implications... more

14 Jul 2023 路 41 minutes
ROLLUP: Ripple (XRP) Wins Big in the SEC Lawsuit | Google Play NFTs | Layer 3 Summer

2nd Week of July 2023 ------ 馃殌 Join Ryan & David at Permissionless in September. Bankless Citizens get 30% off.... more

14 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 56 minutes
From Lab to Life: Exploring Synthetic Biology with Drew Endy, John Cumbers, and Jennifer Holmgren

Welcome to Bankless, where we explore the frontier of internet money and internet finance. In this 8-episode series, we are... more

12 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 11 minutes
Expert's Take: Is a Bitcoin ETF Really Possible? with James Seyffart

Today we're joined by James Seyffart, a research analyst at Bloomberg who's the perfect person to answer our questions regarding... more

11 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 31 minutes
179 - The Bankless Origin Story - Raoul Pal

The tables are turned as Raoul Pal interviews David and Ryan on all things Bankless.聽 They share respective origin stories... more

10 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 23 minutes
ROLLUP: Why BlackRock CEO is Bullish Bitcoin

Bankless Weekly Rollup 1st Week of July 2023 ------ 馃殌 Join Ryan & David at Permissionless in September. Bankless Citizens... more

07 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 20 minutes
Zero-Knowledge AI: The Frontier of Cryptography | Zuzalu #2

Welcome to Bankless, where we explore the frontier of internet money and internet finance. In this 8-episode series, we are... more

05 Jul 2023 路 56 minutes
Can We Fire Gary Gensler? with Rep. Warren Davidson

Today's episode is with Representative Warren Davidson, an outspoken member of the U.S. Congress and an advocate for cryptocurrency. In... more

04 Jul 2023 路 37 minutes
178 - Is Crypto's Bear Market Almost Over? with Raoul Pal

Are we entering Crypto鈥檚 Spring? Raoul Pal is the Co-Founder and CEO of Real Vision, a financial media and education... more

03 Jul 2023 路 1 hour, 29 minutes
ROLLUP: BTC ETF Race Heats Up, zkSync drops the ZK Stack, OP going ZK?

Bankless Weekly Rollup 4th Week of June 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 Unlock $3,000+ in Perks with Bankless Citizenship 馃殌 https://bankless.cc/GetThePerks聽... more

30 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 21 minutes
Restaking Alignment with Vitalik, Sreeram, Tim Beiko, Justin Drake, Dankrad & Jessy

What are the implications of restaking? Not every Bankless listener will be prepared for this conversation. This one is a... more

29 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 18 minutes
Vitalik Buterin Discusses The 2-Month Zuzalu Experiment

Welcome to Bankless, where we explore the frontier of internet money and internet finance. In this 8-episode series, we are... more

28 Jun 2023 路 47 minutes
177 - AI is a Ticking Time Bomb with Connor Leahy

AI is here to stay, but at what cost? Connor Leahy is the CEO of Conjecture, a mission-driven organization that鈥檚... more

26 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 35 minutes
ROLLUP: What BlackRock's Bitcoin ETF Means For Crypto

Bankless Weekly Rollup 4th Week of June 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 Unlock $3,000+ in Perks with Bankless Citizenship 馃殌 https://bankless.cc/GetThePerks聽... more

23 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 42 minutes
$30k BTC & Beyond? BlackRock Bitcoin ETF with Austin Campbell

Austin Campbell is the managing partner of Zero Knowledge Consulting, an adjunct professor at Columbia Business School, and used to... more

22 Jun 2023 路 59 minutes
Zora Announces The "Zora Network"

Today鈥檚 guest is Jacob from Zora who is here to announce the Zora Network! A layer 2 solution that allows... more

21 Jun 2023 路 59 minutes
176 - What is Money in the Digital Age? with Brendan Malone

Today鈥檚 guest is Brendan Malone. He currently works at Paradigm鈥檚 Policy Department. But before that, he focused on crypto policy... more

19 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 17 minutes
ROLLUP: Prometheum SEC Psyop Exposed

Bankless Weekly Rollup 3rd Week of June 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 Unlock $1,000+ in Perks with Bankless Citizenship 馃殌 https://bankless.cc/GetThePerks聽 ------... more

16 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 25 minutes
Announcing Uniswap V4 With Hayden Adams

Hayden Adams joins us to announce the release of Uniswap V4! He walks us through innovations new to Uniswap like... more

13 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 33 minutes
175 - 400M PayPal Users to Crypto with Jose Fernandez da Ponte

Can we go Bankless using PayPal? We brought on Jose Fernandez da Ponte, the Senior Vice President of Blockchain, Crypto,... more

12 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 16 minutes
ROLLUP: Gary And The SEC Will Not Defeat Crypto

Bankless Weekly Rollup 2nd Week of June 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 AIRDROP ALPHA 馃殌 https://bankless.cc/Alpha聽 ------ 馃殌 Asymetrix Go to https://bankless.cc/asymetrix聽... more

09 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 16 minutes
Will the SEC Kill Crypto? with Jake Chervinsky & Amanda Tuminelli

Joining us today are the best in the biz Chervinsky & Amanda Tuminelli who are here to answer all our... more

08 Jun 2023 路 55 minutes
100M$ Fight for Crypto in D.C. with Ryan Selkis

Today we're joined by Ryan Selkis, the Founder and CEO of Messari and an outspoken political advocate for the crypto... more

07 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 5 minutes
SEC vs. Coinbase with Coinbase's Chief Legal Officer, Paul Grewal

The SEC is showing all of its cards. Gary Gensler doesn't want the crypto industry to exist at all. After... more

07 Jun 2023 路 25 minutes
The SEC is Suing Coinbase & Binance | Ryan & David

Today Gary Gensler and the SEC officially filed lawsuits against crypto exchanges Binance and Coinbase. We break it all down... more

06 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 15 minutes
174 - Eigenlayer Will Change Ethereum Forever

Is re-staking the biggest thing to happen to Ethereum since MEV?聽 We鈥檙e joined by Sreeram Kannan who walks us through... more

05 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 50 minutes
ROLLUP: China Turns Bullish On Crypto | Celsius Bailout Plan

Bankless Weekly Rollup 1st Week of June 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 AIRDROP ALPHA 馃殌 https://bankless.cc/Alpha ------ 馃殌 Asymetrix Go to https://bankless.cc/asymetrix... more

02 Jun 2023 路 1 hour, 24 minutes
How to Fix DeFi with Dan Elitzer

We get back to basics on the show with Dan who answers some fundamental questions about DeFi and what it... more

31 May 2023 路 59 minutes
173 - CZ & the State of Binance

We welcome back Founder and CEO of Binance, CZ for his second appearance on Bankless. Last time CZ was on,... more

29 May 2023 路 55 minutes
ROLLUP: Binance Commingling User Funds | Ledger Recover Postponed

Bankless Weekly Rollup 4th Week of May 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 AIRDROP ALPHA 馃殌 https://bankless.cc/Alpha聽 ------ 馃殌 Consensys Diligence Fuzzing https://bankless.cc/diligence-fuzzing-pod聽... more

26 May 2023 路 1 hour, 31 minutes
ETH to $50k by 2030?! VanEck's Bull Case

Can the price of Ethereum really reach $30,000 by the end of the decade? On the show we go on... more

25 May 2023 路 1 hour, 8 minutes
The Future of Bitcoin with Nic Carter, Eric Wall, & Udi Wertheimer

Taproot was the trojan horse that opened the door to a new wave of Bitcoin innovation and culture. At the... more

24 May 2023 路 1 hour, 9 minutes
172 - DEBATE: Why We Need a Digital Dollar | Rohan Grey vs. RSA

Rohan Grey is an assistant professor at Willamette University College of Law and has been involved in the world of... more

22 May 2023 路 1 hour, 25 minutes
ROLLUP: Ledger Recovery Concerns | Ethereum Finality Issues

Bankless Weekly Rollup 3rd Week of May 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 AIRDROP ALPHA 馃殌 https://bankless.cc/Alpha聽 ------ 馃殌 Consensys Diligence Fuzzing https://bankless.cc/diligence-fuzzing-pod聽... more

19 May 2023 路 1 hour, 37 minutes
Did Ethereum Break? with Preston Van Loon & Terence Tsao

Did Ethereum break or what actually happened?聽 We brought on Preston Van Loon & Terence Tsao, two Ethereum Protocol Developers,... more

18 May 2023 路 46 minutes
Is Ledger Safe? with CTO, Charles Guillemet

Ledger has been the center of attention since the announcement of their new 鈥淩ecover鈥 feature which has brought into question... more

17 May 2023 路 1 hour, 3 minutes
171 - What Causes Bubbles? with Edward Chancellor - "The Price of Time"

Edward Chancellor is a financial historian, journalist, and author of, "Devil Take the Hindmost: A History of Financial Speculation" and... more

15 May 2023 路 1 hour, 29 minutes
ROLLUP: Memecoin Frenzy | BRC-20 Tokens | Brad Sherman

Bankless Weekly Rollup 2nd Week of May 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 TOKEN HUB 馃殌 https://www.bankless.com/join?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=Intro&utm_campaign=Intro_CTA1聽 ------ 馃殌 Stake with Swell聽聽... more

12 May 2023 路 1 hour, 30 minutes
Are Democrats Against Crypto? Rep. Ritchie Torres Answers

Are Democrats against Crypto? That鈥檚 the question we bring in today鈥檚 State of the Nation with New York Representative Ritchie... more

11 May 2023 路 32 minutes
Ram Ahluwalia Predicts MORE Bank Failures

Ram Ahluwalia, CEO of Lumida Wealth Management, joins us for his second time on Bankless to discuss the latest bank... more

10 May 2023 路 1 hour, 14 minutes
170 - Burning MEV with Justin Drake and Dom

Ethereum is getting yet another economic upgrade! The scarcity engine is getting a massive level up with the advent of... more

08 May 2023 路 1 hour, 38 minutes
ROLLUP: Will FAILING Banks Bring Down the Economy?!

Bankless Weekly Rollup 1st Week of May 2023聽 ------ 鉁⊿take with Swell https://bankless.cc/Swell聽 ------ 馃殌 Airdrop Alpha is waiting for... more

05 May 2023 路 1 hour, 33 minutes
Coinbase Moving Offshore?! with Tom Duff Gordon VP, International Policy, Coinbase

Ryan and David bring on Coinbase鈥檚 VP of International Policy, Tom Duff Gordon VP to discuss Coinbase鈥檚 exploration out of... more

04 May 2023 路 51 minutes
AI and Web3 | Mohamed Fouda & Qiao Wang of Alliance

AI is exploding into every facet of the internet. The convergence of Crypto and AI is inevitable, and we bring... more

03 May 2023 路 1 hour, 10 minutes
Axelar's General Message Passing Launch with Sergey Gorbunov, Zaki Manian, & Steven Goldfeder

We鈥檙e entering a new multi-chain and secure cross-bridge world very soon. With Axelar's General Message Passing launch, a new era... more

03 May 2023 路 48 minutes
169 - Why We鈥檙e Dumb: How to Think in the 21st Century with Tim Urban

Society is off track. We all feel it. What鈥檚 wrong? How do we fix it without throwing out all the... more

01 May 2023 路 1 hour, 28 minutes
ROLLUP: Coinbase is Suing the SEC

Bankless Weekly Rollup 2nd Week of April 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 TOKEN HUB 馃殌 https://www.bankless.com/join?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=Intro&utm_campaign=Intro_CTA1聽 ------ BANKLESS SPONSOR TOOLS:聽 馃摚... more

28 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 30 minutes
Why Coinbase is Suing the SEC with Paul Grewal, Coinbase's Chief Legal Officer

Paul Grewal, Coinbase's Chief Legal Officer joins Ryan and David to discuss why Coinbase is Suing the SEC. Why did... more

28 Apr 2023 路 53 minutes
Bull or Bear? Crypto Market Analysis with Ledger from UpOnly!

Ledger from UpOnly joins Ryan and David without Cobie or an appendix. However, Ledger brings the heat. He gives his... more

27 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 22 minutes
168 - How to Solve AI Alignment with Paul Christiano

Paul Christiano runs the Alignment Research Center, a non-profit research organization whose mission is to align future machine learning systems... more

24 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 49 minutes
ROLLUP: Gary Gensler Grilled at Congress Committee Hearing

Bankless Weekly Rollup 2nd Week of April 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 TOKEN HUB 馃殌 https://www.bankless.com/join?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=Intro&utm_campaign=Intro_CTA1聽 ------ BANKLESS SPONSOR TOOLS:聽 馃摚... more

21 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 50 minutes
a16z Crypto CTO: State of Crypto 2023

Today, we're talking about the State of Crypto with Eddy Lazzarin, the CTO of a16z Crypto. The 2023 a16z Crypto... more

19 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 20 minutes
167 - Eliezer is Wrong. We鈥檙e NOT Going to Die with Robin Hanson

In this highly anticipated sequel to our 1st AI conversation with Eliezer Yudkowsky, we bring you a thought-provoking discussion with... more

17 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 42 minutes
ROLLUP: ETH Staking Withdrawals | Shapella Upgrade | Arbitrum Governance Controversy

Bankless Weekly Rollup 2nd Week of April 2023聽 ------ 馃殌 TOKEN HUB 馃殌 https://www.bankless.com/join?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=Intro&utm_campaign=Intro_CTA1聽 ------ BANKLESS SPONSOR TOOLS:聽 鈿栵笍... more

14 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 29 minutes
Shanghai-Capella: ETH Staking Withdrawals with Tim Beiko, Justin Drake, and Anthony Sassano

Ryan, David, Tim Beiko, Justin Drake, and Anthony Sassano unpack everything you need to know about today鈥檚, highly anticipated Shanghai-Capella:... more

12 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 19 minutes
166 - Leaving Web2 with Sriram Krishnan

Sriram Krishnan is a GP at a16z Crypto and a defector from Web2 to Web3. Formerly a Product Lead at... more

10 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 37 minutes
ROLLUP: Elizabeth Warren's Anti-Crypto Army | Arbitrum Controversial Vote | Dogecoin Twitter

Bankless Weekly Rollup First Week of April 2023 聽Daily Gwei: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvCp6vKY5jDr87htKH6hgDA聽 Anthony Sassano: https://twitter.com/sassal0x聽 ------ 馃殌 CONSENSUS GIVEAWAY: https://www.bankless.com/join?utm_source=YouTube&utm_medium=Intro&utm_campaign=Intro_CTA1聽... more

07 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 45 minutes
Will the Fed Thread the Needle? with Itay Vinik

Itay Vinik is the Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer at Equi, an alternative investment platform that brings investment strategies to... more

05 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 11 minutes
165 - Death of the Dollar?! with Lyn Alden

Lyn Alden is one of crypto鈥檚 favorite macro commentators and also a frequent returning guest to the Bankless program. When... more

03 Apr 2023 路 1 hour, 21 minutes
ROLLUP: CZ Busted?! | Gensler Testifying Soon | SBF in More Trouble | War on Crypto Continues

Bankless Weekly Rollup Last Week of March 2023 ------ 馃摚 Infura | New SDK for NFT APIs For Devs https://bankless.cc/Infura聽... more

31 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 50 minutes
Congressman Tom Emmer Tackles the War on Crypto

Representative Tom Emmer is a U.S. Representative for Minnesota, and is the serving House Majority Whip as of this year,... more

29 Mar 2023 路 40 minutes
Jim Bianco on the Health of the Global Financial System

Jim Bianco is the Head of Bianco Research and owner of BiancoResearch.ETH, Jim is our go-to source of macro analysis... more

29 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 11 minutes
Polygon zkEVM Launch with Mihailo Bjelic and Jordi Baylina

Ryan talks to Polygon's Mihailo and Jordi about the launch of their zkEVM!聽 ------ 馃摚 Infura | New SDK for... more

27 Mar 2023 路 58 minutes
164 - The FBI Agent Who Took Down the Silk Road with Chris Tarbell

Chris Tarbell is a former FBI Agent specializing in cyber investigations. While at the FBI, Chris led some of the... more

27 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 35 minutes
Ben Hunt says, 鈥淐ut the BS! The Banks Are Solvent!"

There are bank runs and also rumors of more bank runs on the horizon. One side says, 鈥渢he banks are... more

25 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 16 minutes
zkSync Era Mainnet Launch & NEW zkEVM with Alex Gluchowski and Anthony Rose

Alex Gluchowski is the Co-founder and CEO of Matter Labs and the creator of zkSync. Anthony Rose is the head... more

24 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 9 minutes
ROLLUP: $ARB Airdrop | Do Kwon Arrested in Montenegro | Coinbase Wells Notice | SEC Charges Justin Sun$ARB Airdrop | Do Kwon Arrested in Montenegro | Coinbase Wells Notice | SEC Charges Justin Sun

Bankless Weekly Rollup 4th Week of March 2023 ------ 馃摚 Infura | New SDK for NFT APIs For Devs https://bankless.cc/Infura聽... more

24 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 31 minutes
Arthur Hayes Says, 鈥淕et your Bitcoin, and Get Out!鈥

You might know Arthur Hayes as perhaps THE dominant financial creative writer in crypto. When Arthur Hayes drops an article,... more

22 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 15 minutes
NOT A DRILL! Balaji Bets the Dollar will Hyperinflate to Zero

Balaji Srinivasan is back on Bankless with alarming takes. According to Balaji, in the next 90 days, the Dollar will... more

21 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 41 minutes
Polygon and Immutable zkEVM Partnership with Sandeep Nailwal & Robbie Ferguson

David interviews Polygon Co-Founder, Sandeep Nailwal & Immutable Co-Founder Robbie Ferguson on their new zkEVM Partnership.聽 The three dive into... more

20 Mar 2023 路 41 minutes
163 - What SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce Thinks About the SEC

Hester Peirce is one of five SEC Commissioners. She's been a Commissioner since 2018, with her term ending in 2025.... more

20 Mar 2023 路 55 minutes
$ARB Airdrop & Arbitrum Governance Launch with Steven Goldfeder & Harry Kalodner

Wen Arbitrum token?! We've been asking CEO, Steven Goldfeder, and CTO Harry Kalodner this exact question each time they've been... more

19 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 3 minutes
ROLLUP: $ARB Airdrop | Banking Failure with SVB & Silvergate | Ethereum Shanghai Staking Withrawals

Bankless Weekly Rollup 3rd Week of March 2023 ------ 馃殌 JOIN BANKLESS PREMIUM:聽 https://www.bankless.com/join聽 ------ BANKLESS SPONSOR TOOLS:聽 馃悪KRAKEN |... more

17 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 28 minutes
Circle's CEO, Jeremy Allaire on USDC, SVB's Collapse, & the U.S. Banking System

Co-Founder and CEO of Circle, Jeremy Allaire, answers the question, "What's next for USDC?" It's been a rocky week for... more

16 Mar 2023 路 30 minutes
The U.S. Banking System, Federal Reserve, & USDC Post-SVB Collapse with Ram Ahluwalia

Ram Ahluwalia, CEO of Lumida Wealth Management, joins us to discuss everything that's happened in the past five days post-SVB... more

15 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 22 minutes
SVB Banking Crisis, Fed Pivot, BTC ETH price action馃搱

This was the 2nd largest bank failure in the United States! Ryan and David discuss the breaking story around the... more

14 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 8 minutes
162 - The Coinbase Long Game with Brian Armstrong

Brian Armstrong is the CEO and Founder of Coinbase. Coinbase started in 2012 as simply a custodial Bitcoin wallet and... more

13 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 26 minutes
ROLLUP: Silvergate Liquidate?! | Elizabeth Warren vs. Binance | Bankless 2.0 Announcement | SEC Taking Ls?

Bankless Weekly Rollup 3rd Week of March 2023 ------ 馃摚 RhinoFi | Makes DeFi Frictionless聽 https://bankless.cc/rhino聽聽 ------ 馃殌 JOIN BANKLESS... more

10 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 41 minutes
UpOnly & Flip with Brian Krogsgard (Ledger) | ETHDenver 2023 Interview #8

Sometimes, the frontier is at a crypto conference. One of the most prestige being, ETHDenver! We鈥檙e back with a handful... more

09 Mar 2023 路 16 minutes
Arbitrum鈥檚 Stylus with Steven Goldfeder | ETHDenver 2023 Interview #7

Sometimes, the frontier is at a crypto conference. One of the most prestige being, ETHDenver! We鈥檙e back with a handful... more

09 Mar 2023 路 15 minutes
The State of EigenLayer with Sreeram Kannan | ETHDenver 2023 Interview #6

Sometimes, the frontier is at a crypto conference. One of the most prestige being, ETHDenver! We鈥檙e back with a handful... more

09 Mar 2023 路 20 minutes
Squid with Fig | ETHDenver 2023 Interview #5

Sometimes, the frontier is at a crypto conference. One of the most prestige being, ETHDenver! We鈥檙e back with a handful... more

09 Mar 2023 路 12 minutes
Polygon鈥檚 zkEVM with Jordi Baylina | ETHDenver 2023 Interview #4

Sometimes, the frontier is at a crypto conference. One of the most prestige being, ETHDenver! We鈥檙e back with a handful... more

08 Mar 2023 路 17 minutes
Osmosis Labs with Sunny Aggarwal | ETHDenver 2023 Interview #3

Sometimes, the frontier is at a crypto conference. One of the most prestige being, ETHDenver! We鈥檙e back with a handful... more

08 Mar 2023 路 15 minutes
Superfluid with Francesco Renzi | ETHDenver 2023 Interview #2

Sometimes, the frontier is at a crypto conference. One of the most prestige being, ETHDenver! We鈥檙e back with a handful... more

08 Mar 2023 路 10 minutes
Axelar with Sergey Gorbunov | ETHDenver 2023 Interview #1

Sometimes, the frontier is at a crypto conference. One of the most prestige being, ETHDenver! We鈥檙e back with a handful... more

08 Mar 2023 路 13 minutes
Uniswap's Wallet Details with Callil Capuozzo, Design Lead at Uniswap Labs

Callil Capuozzo is the VP of Design at Uniswap Labs. Uniswap recently unveiled their brand new mobile app; and we鈥檙e... more

08 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 2 minutes
160 - The Smart Money is Here with Eric Peters

Eric Peters operates one of the largest institutional crypto hedge funds in the world. What do the institutions think of... more

06 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 29 minutes
ROLLUP: Silvergate Trouble | MetaMask & Unity | Robinhood Mobile Wallet | ETHDenver 2023 | Bankless Ventures

Bankless Weekly Rollup 2nd Week of March 2023 ------ 馃摚 RhinoFi | Makes DeFi Frictionless聽 https://bankless.cc/rhino聽聽 ------ 馃殌 JOIN BANKLESS... more

03 Mar 2023 路 1 hour, 23 minutes
Ledger CTO on How NOT to Lose Your Crypto

Charles Guillemet is the CTO at Ledger with a highly experienced background in cryptography聽 and hardware security.聽 In today鈥檚 episode,... more

28 Feb 2023 路 1 hour, 23 minutes
160 - Is the CIA Spying on Crypto? with Annie Jacobsen

Annie Jacobsen is an investigative journalist and author writes about war, weapons, government secrecy, and national security. She鈥檚 written books... more

27 Feb 2023 路 1 hour, 25 minutes
Optimism Base Superchain 馃數_馃敶 with Ben Jones, Karl Floersch, & Jing Wang

In today's show, we bring on Ben Jones, Chief Scientist of the Optimism Foundation, Karl Floersch, CTO at OP Labs,... more

25 Feb 2023 路 58 minutes
Coinbase Launches Base | SEC Sues Terraform Labs & Do Kwon | Spotify Token Gating | OpenSea vs. Blur

Bankless Weekly Rollup Last Week of February 2023 ------ 馃殌 JOIN BANKLESS PREMIUM:聽 https://newsletter.banklesshq.com/subscribe聽 ------ BANKLESS SPONSOR TOOLS:聽 馃悪KRAKEN |... more

24 Feb 2023 路 1 hour, 42 minutes
Coinbase Announces Base馃數, an Ethereum L2 Network Powered by Optimism

Jesse Pollock, Senior Director of Engineering at Coinbase, joins us to unpack some of the hottest news in crypto since... more

23 Feb 2023 路 1 hour, 7 minutes
ETH Is NOT Ultrasound Money with Jon Charbonneau

In today's episode, Jon unpacks his relatively controversially titled new piece, "ETH Is Not Ultrasound Money: Part 1" Is ETH... more

22 Feb 2023 路 1 hour, 18 minutes
The Polygon NFT Ecosystem with Frank (DeGods), Zhuoxun Yin (Magic Eden), & Stani Kulechov (Lens)

In today鈥檚 episode, we鈥檙e talking to Frank DeGods, from the DeGods project, an NFT project that鈥檚 recently migrated to Polygon.... more

22 Feb 2023 路 1 hour, 14 minutes
DEBRIEF - We're All Gonna Die

Debriefing the episode with Eliezer Yudkowsky. This one was so good, we had to share. The fate of humanity might... more

21 Feb 2023 路 31 minutes
159 - We鈥檙e All Gonna Die with Eliezer Yudkowsky

Eliezer Yudkowsky is an author, founder, and leading thinker in the AI space. ------ 鉁 DEBRIEF | Unpacking the episode:聽... more

20 Feb 2023 路 1 hour, 38 minutes
EU Markets in Crypto-Assets (MiCA) with Seth Hertlein, Patrick Hansen, & Rebecca Rettig

In today's episode, we're talking about the state of crypto regulation across the pond. Is it as bad over there... more

18 Feb 2023 路 59 minutes
ROLLUP: SEC Staking Krakdown | $BLUR Airdrop | SBF鈥檚 Bailout Money Source | Ordinals Still Growing

Bankless Weekly Rollup 3rd Week of February 2023 ------ 馃殌 JOIN BANKLESS PREMIUM:聽 https://newsletter.banklesshq.com/subscribe聽 ------ BANKLESS SPONSOR TOOLS:聽 馃悪KRAKEN |... more

17 Feb 2023 路 1 hour, 38 minutes
$BLUR AIRDROP with Blur's Founder, Pacman

In today's episode, David sits down with Pacman, the Founder of the NFT trading marketplace, Blur.聽 Blur recently launched their... more

16 Feb 2023 路 57 minutes
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Eliezer Yudkowsky is an author, founder, and leading thinker in the AI space. ------ 鉁 DEBRIEF | Unpacking the episode:聽 https://shows.banklesshq.com/p/debrief-eliezer聽 ... more