Crypto Basic Podcast

Nerd trendsetter Michael Laake (@michael_laake), game theory expert Brent Philbin (@ChubbyCrypto‏), and science enthusiast Karim Baruque (@ChubbyCrypto‏) bring you the CryptoBasic podcast.

As the name suggests, The CryptoBasic Podcast is dedicated to providing information to people who are new to crypto and ready to learn the basics, and more, with new episodes every few days.

Latest Epiosodes of  Crypto Basic


  • Episode 159: Quadriga CX again, Craight Wright vs Wikileaks, and Rants

    Feb 14, 2019 • 5:23 pm UTC •


  • Episode 158: Round Table on Scams

    Feb 14, 2019 • 5:14 pm UTC •


  • Episode 157: QuadrigaCX Scam, New Basic Vote

    Feb 08, 2019 • 10:18 pm UTC •


  • Episode 156: Bitcoin 102

    Feb 06, 2019 • 8:33 pm UTC •


  • Episode 155: Sex on Blockchain, NASDAQ, and Hackers

    Feb 01, 2019 • 8:01 pm UTC •


  • Episode 154 - Waves 101

    Jan 31, 2019 • 1:00 pm UTC •


  • Episode 153: IOTA Thief Caught, Apollo Issues, and Black Mirror

    Jan 25, 2019 • 10:07 pm UTC •


  • Episode 152 - Joel Comm, Matthew Aaron, and Hashoshi

    Jan 22, 2019 • 6:30 pm UTC •


  • Episode 151: SEC hacked, Cryptopia hacked, and Tron...is Tron

    Jan 18, 2019 • 9:06 pm UTC •


  • Episode 150: CryptoConvos with Simon Harman

    Jan 17, 2019 • 11:20 pm UTC •


  • Episode 149: Norwegian Billionaires, ETC 51% Attack, Jordan Peterson and more.

    Jan 11, 2019 • 8:14 pm UTC •


  • Episode 148 : The 2018 Crypties

    Jan 08, 2019 • 3:37 am UTC •


  • Episode 147: Horizen, Time Magazine, and a new Scammer

    Jan 04, 2019 • 7:32 pm UTC •


  • Flagship 52: Bitcoin Private Still Stinks

    Dec 28, 2018 • 10:36 pm UTC •


  • Flagship 51: Venezuela, the UK, and Substratum (again)

    Dec 21, 2018 • 11:33 pm UTC •


  • 101 Series: Tezos

    Dec 20, 2018 • 10:12 pm UTC •


  • FS 50: Ethereum Classic, Venezuela, and the Future of the show

    Dec 14, 2018 • 7:48 pm UTC •


  • Round Table: Substratum Red Flags

    Dec 10, 2018 • 10:56 pm UTC •


  • Karim gets animated - Flagship Friday 49

    Dec 08, 2018 • 12:28 am UTC •


  • Field Interview - Steve's Anti Tether Rant

    Dec 06, 2018 • 5:05 pm UTC •


  • Field Interview: Sam Bankman-Fried

    Dec 05, 2018 • 11:00 am UTC •


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