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”
Episode 119 This week after a brief holiday break, the three co-hosts, Brian, Mike and Faisal are back on the air. Brian discusses the main stage emergence of voice at the CES where a wide variety of vendors showcased the importance of voice activated products and how it will eventually morph into voice commerce. Also in … Continue reading Episode 119: A Voice First CES and How Quantum Computers May Crash Bitcoin
Episode 118 Happy New Year. As 2017 starts it is only fair that we give our predictions as to what will happen in the payments world in 2017. Brian and Faisal give their Top 5 predictions for the year and as we go along we will see if we were on the mark or not. Our … Continue reading Episode 118: New Year’s Edition: Our Top 5 Predictions for 2017