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TheDesertLynx

Crypto and liberty lover. Journalist. Living unbanked off of crypto since 2016. Free State Project mover. Opinions are my own.

Joined February 2020 285 Followers

TheDesertLynx

Live Free and Rant 12: Going Rogan

1 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

We rant about censorship and big players turning to other networks that let them speak freely, foremost among them being Joe Rogan, the biggest podcaster on the planet, leaving YouTube and going to Spotify over the former's censorship issues. We cov...

Why Dash Won the Bitrefill Transaction Speed Race and What That Means

30 May 2020 6 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

Bitrefill conducted a speed test, and surprise surpise, Dash won. A company that allows users to use cryptocurrency to top up prepaid phones and buy gift codes to almost any business imaginable, Bitrefill held a contest to highlight the fastest ways...

The Race Is On For a Blockchain Twitter Alternative

28 May 2020 4 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

Trump signed an executive order in response to Twitter placing "fact-checking" labels on his tweets claiming that mail-in ballots would lead to voter fraud. However this may shake out in the short-term, you should be deeply concerned about the near...

Dash Podcast 146: Fernando Gutierrez

26 May 2020 1 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

Fernando Gutierrez, CMO for Dash Core Group, comes on to give an update on the exciting world of Dash. We go over Dash's long journey to becoming the premier cryptocurrency payments system, from rough edges of its special features being hidden from...

Who the Winners and Losers Will Be in the Censorship Wars

25 May 2020 4 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

The wars deciding control over global information flows are starting to heat up. Facebook has taken to "fact checking" information shared, even clearly comedic memes. YouTube disallows content that disagrees with the World Health Organization. Podca...

Live Free and Rant 10: Lesser Evil?

18 May 2020 1 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

  The tenth installment of Live Free and Rant has a fed-up rant for the ages as Chris is on fire. As the lockdown of New Hampshire and most of the country continues, Chris starts to make the inevitable shift towards anarchist tendencies, rejecting t...

Rodrigo Ambrissi on Losing His Crypto YouTube Channel

16 May 2020 1 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

I had the great pleasure of interviewing Rodrigo Ambrissi of Dash Brazil, longtime and prominent crypto YouTuber, about the recent and abrupt deletion of his channel. We talked about the loss of years of hard work in an instant, and the rallying of...

How to Live on Crypto: Buy Some Crypto

14 May 2020 3 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

Hi, welcome back to how to live on crypto! In the first part I showed you how to use a wallet, the basic mechanism for sending and receiving funds. Now I’ll show you how to actually get some crypto to spend. Now I’m separating this into two differen...

Dash Podcast 145: Scaling Blockchains With Dr. Darren Tapp

9 May 2020 1 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

A very special episode with Dr. Darren Tapp, blockchain scaling researcher and Dash Trust Protector, on the exciting future of building mass-market cryptocurrency networks. We spoke about his research on the Velocity Protocol, which may be able to t...

Kenn Bosak on the #FiatFreeChallenge and Living on Crypto's Dark Side

7 May 2020 1 minute read comments TheDesertLynx

I had the great pleasure of speaking with the incomparable Kenn Bosak, crypto influencer and user, about his experience living on crypto, which is much different than mine. We talked about the #FiatFreeChallenge and how it can be used to separate th...