Episode 127 This week, Brian, Faisal, and Mike are back on the air again. We discuss Brian's Multiplex application, Faisal's traveling and Mike changing the direction of his company. In addition, we talk about Amazon Alexa hitting 10,000 skills, yet it is difficult to make an income from it. PayPal buys TIO Network and what … Continue reading Episode 127: Alexa Blows Up, PayPal Buys TIO Networks $233M and MoneyGram is China-owned.
Episode 126 In this week’s episode of Around The Coin, Mike Townsend and Brian Roemmele kick off the Great Thinker Series, where we focus on someone throughout history that has made a big impact on our way of life. We chose Carl Jung this week for his work his brilliant and transformational work in analytical … Continue reading Episode 126: Great Thinker Series: Carl Jung
Episode 125 In this week's episode of Around The Coin, Faisal Khan interviews the Oracle of Payments & Identity, David Birch. Dave is truly multi-talented, he is the author of "Identity is the New Money", which was his book that came out in 2014. He's a public speaker, world traveler, and needless to say a consultant … Continue reading Episode 125: Interview with the Oracle of Payments & Identity: David Birch
Episode 124 In this episode, Faisal Khan interviews Luis Buenaventura, author of "Reinventing Remittances with Bitcoin". Luis is one of the early pioneers in the Bitcoin Remittance space. The concise book shares his accumulated knowledge of what he has learned about Remittances+Bitcoin. About The Book When Bitcoin was created in 2009, its most obvious use was … Continue reading Episode 124: Interview with Luis Buenaventura, author of “Reinventing Remittances with Bitcoin”
Episode 123 This week Brian and Mike start off talking about scientific, philosophical and clinical studies by James Lind, Aristotle and Galileo. We throw in our Spotlight mentions with Charles Chu, Adrian Aoun and Robb Willer. We discuss theories about political rhetoric and the value in empathy in today's politically charged environment. Lastly, we finished … Continue reading Episode 123: The Art Of Conversation And Lessons From Ayn Rand
Episode 122 This week, Faisal Khan interviews Katharina Lueth, Head of Europe for Raisin. This interview was conducted in November 2016 at Raisin's headquarters in Berlin, Germany. Raisin's goal is to offer savers high interest rates! As the leading platform for investments throughout Europe, we give you access to exclusive offers from all over Europe … Continue reading Episode 122: Interview with Katharina Lueth, Head of Europe for Raisin
Episode 121 This week Mike, Faisal, and Brian discuss the world where automation kills the workforce. However, before we start, a big shout out to Wikipedia that turned 16 years old today! Congratulations to Jimmy Wales, the entire team of the Wikimedia Foundation and 100,000s of contributors who donate their time and effort to make Wikipedia … Continue reading Episode 121: How Driverless Cars Will Accelerate Our Need For Basic Income.
Episode 120 This week Mike, Brian and Faisal were honored to have Grace Gong author of "The Last Key To Success" on our show. From China to USA, we trace her journey and how she came to the US and eventually became an author of a book, that is crowd-contributed. This book is a short guide … Continue reading Episode 120: Interview with Grace Gong, author of “The Last Key To Success”