Crypto Corner; Category5 TV (Canada, every Wednesday at 8pm EST)


660: The best way to lose money in Crypto
Description: This year so far 52 Coins/Tokens had a price increase of over 250% .That is why this week Robert Koenig talks about the biggest mistakes he made in the past and shows how he lost money:
1) Pump and Dump (i.e. Dogecoin)
2) Scams (i.e. Giveaways, Plus Token)
3) Experts
4) Trading
5) Loans
659: YouTube scams, DeFi Tokens RoI and under-collateralized loans in DeFi
This week we are taking a look at the crypto market, speak about the return on investment of DeFi tokens compared to ETH, report of scams that are happening on YouTube and the risks related to pump-and-dumps, mention that Aave is the first one to offer under-collateralized loans, report on the Tether New York Court case and present three exhibitions that will happen coming week.
658: Was the Cardano Summit a success?
This week, Crypto Correspondent, Robert Koenig takes a look at the crypto market. We'll check in with the 2020 Crypto Summit and the key takeaways: Cardano will become fully decentralized; the PRISM decentralized identity system; the network's native tokens are to be launched in the next 120 days with smart contracts launched in 150 days; investing ~$30 million in the Cardano ecosystem; Cardano's governance layer Voltaire to ensure complete decentralization; and looking at verified supply chain management.
657: Report: The Valuation Approach to Crypto Assets and Earning Money Through Learning
Let's take a look at the crypto and crypto-finance (DeFi) market. Somebody was able to hack $500k from the Balancer Pool and surprisingly, Gold is less secure than BitCoin. Crypto Correspondent, Robert Koenig shares a new report that analyzes different crypto assets in detail, and we'll explore how we can potentially earn some money by learning about cryptocurrency.
656: The DeFi Market is on fire and we explain why
This week we are taking a look at the crypto and crypto-finance (DeFi) market. Crypto Correspondent, Robert Koenig explains why he believes the DeFi market is blowing up, and why the COMP token gained over 300% in just one week. He'll also show why it may just be the right time to get involved in this market.
655: Blockchain Developer Report, Banks and Cryptocurrency and Fidelity Digital Assets Report
This week we are taking a look at the crypto and crypto-finance (DeFi) market, a report issued by Outlier Ventures analyzing the development of the top cryptocurrency projects, and JPMorgan's surprising Bitcoin flip. Crypto Correspondent, Robert Koenig speaks on a crypto investment report issued by Fidelity Digital Assets, and how the Bank of Korea is interested in a central bank digital currency. Finally, we'll look at The Human Rights Foundation's new fund to help developers make Bitcoin more private.
654: Bitcoin Core 0.20, Create your own token, Ethereum 2.0, PWC Hedge Fund Report and DeFi
This week we are taking a look at the crypto market, and learning about a new Bitcoin Core version as well as a project where you can create your own token. Crypto Correspondent Robert Koenig will also share his views on the Hedge Fund Report created by PWC and speak about the rapid growth of the DeFi market.
653: Ethereum 2.0 and the State of Bitcoin After the Halving
This week our Crypto Correspondent, Robert Koenig, takes us through the current state of the crypto market, what's happening with the Bitcoin blockchain following the halving, and touching on the developments of Ethereum 2.0--a Partnership between Gemini and Samsung. Plus, a new hardware wallet that doesn't require an Internet connection at all, and the huge BTC purchases Grayscale Investments is making.
650: Crypto Podcasts and YouTubers
The cryptocurrency industry is still very new, and listening to podcasts or watching YouTube videos can be dangerous if they're not from a trusted source. There are many maximalists that promote their coin or token and dismiss all the others. There are even crypto scams ("send us 1 ETH and we will send you 2 ETH back"). There are empty ICOs, and YouTubers that try to sell you something. Everybody has a strong opinion as to where the price of a Token/Coin will go. So, who can you trust? In this week's Crypto Corner, Robert Koenig presents a list of podcasts and YouTube Channels we subscribe to. Let us know who you are following in the comments below.
649: Bitcoin Halving and China's DCEP Digital Currency
What on earth is Bitcoin halving? Our Crypto Correspondent, Robert Koenig will help us understand what it is, when it might take place, and what will happen to Bitcoin security after the event. Robert also speaks about China's digital currency (DCEP) and the implications it has for the economy... not just for people living in China, but for the whole world.
648: Bitcoin Halving and Cardano Shelley
This week, Robert Koenig provides additional resources to become a first class blockchain developer, and shares the latest on the crypo industry, including news about IOTA smart contracts, the Bitcoin halving, Cardano Shelley and new developments in the DeFi sector.
647: Seeking Employment in Blockchain
We live in uncertain times, and for many this may be an opportunity to learn new skills in pursuit of a new career. The blockchain is where it's at for hot job opportunities, and big companies are actively seeking programmers to fill these positions. Robert Koenig shares tips on how to ready yourself, and how to find work in blockchain technology.