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Digital Cash Network
Digital Cash Network

Digital Cash Network

Documenting the global digital cash revolution, the greatest financial revolution the world has seen in recent times. Opinion, news, podcasts, videos and more.


Will the China Banning Bitcoin FUD Ever Really Go Away?

19 May 2021 1 minute read 13 comments TheDesertLynx

A headline as old as cryptocurrency itself: "China Bans Bitcoin". This has happened time and time again over the past decade, and every time the entire cryptospace overcomes it to grow to new heights. But why does the FUD still work every time, cras...

Pomp Starts Bitcoin Pizza Company... But Doesn't Take Bitcoin?!

18 May 2021 1 minute read 3 comments TheDesertLynx

Bitcoin perma-bull Anthony Pompliano, a.k.a. Pomp, recently came out with a new pizza company, Bitcoin Pizza, to sell junk food and raise some money for Bitcoin protocol development while he's at it. But the company, in a bizarre twist of fate, doesn...

Digital Cash Rundown 23 With Kurt Wuckert Jr.: Elon Dump, Bitcoin Energy, Doge Devs and More!

16 May 2021 1 minute read 1 comment TheDesertLynx

Kurt Wuckert Jr. comes on the Digital Cash Rundown once again to talk the latest crypto happenings, mostly about Bitcoin and Elon Musk, of course. We discuss Musk's Bitcoin-manipulating antics, which of course launches a discussion into the energy e...

Is Elon Musk's Market Manipulation Good or Bad for Crypto?

15 May 2021 1 minute read 13 comments TheDesertLynx

Eccentric entrepreneur extraordinaire Elon Musk has once again drawn the ire of Bitcoiners for crashing the price by tweeting out his company Tesla's end to its short-lived acceptance of Bitcoin for payments. As the Dogefather, Musk has clearly enga...

How Did Bitcoin's Clunky User Experience Get the Way It Is?

13 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments TheDesertLynx

Anyone who has actually used Bitcoin recently knows that the user experience for the average user isn't so great: transactions can take a long time, fees are crazy, addresses are confusing, and plenty of network disruptions can happen. But how did i...

Dash Podcast 171 With Dash Core Group Front End Product Owner Brian Foster

10 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments TheDesertLynx

Front End Product Owner for Dash Core Group Brian Foster comes on the podcast to introduce himself and talk about his role in Dash. We go into a deep dive on Dash Core Group's product strategy, which products are areas of focus, as well as which one...

Digital Cash Rundown 22 with Ben Nitschke: Alt Season, IRS Kraken Crackdown, Taproot and More!

9 May 2021 1 minute read 1 comment TheDesertLynx

Ben Nitschke of DeltaEngine comes on the Rundown to talk the latest crypto happenings, particularly the surge in cryptocurrencies other than Bitcoin in the "alt season" people expect as the bull market comes into full swing. We also talked how the l...

Should You Run Your Own Bitcoin Lightning Network Node?

7 May 2021 1 minute read 1 comment TheDesertLynx

The Lightning Network is Bitcoin's premier off-chain scaling solution, and is basically the only way you can make small transactions these days without paying insane fees. You're supposed to run your own node to enjoy a truly decentralized process....

Digital Cash Rundown 21 with Chris Pacia: Tether Backing, Ripple Going Public and More!

2 May 2021 1 minute read 2 comments TheDesertLynx

Chris Pacia joins the podcast to talk all things crypto as per usual, including of course Bitcoin's persistent price pumping, which prompts an in-depth discussion as to the value of the network in the modern age, and how much speculation may or may...

Odysee Adds Hyperchats! How to Support Your Favorite Creators

29 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments TheDesertLynx

Odysee, the video site built on top of the LBRY blockchain, just added hyperchats, their version of superchats which are used by YouTube and others, allowing livestreamers to get paid by viewers seeking to elevate their content. This is a huge sourc...