Episode 70: Bitcoin, Handshake, and Africa, with YellowCard.io

BlockChannel
Mar 31 · 1 min read
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On this episode of BlockChannel, McKie and Dee have a conversation on the history of creating a P2P bitcoin merchant exchange with Chris Maurice. He’s been boots on the group helping to establish bitcoin dominance in Africa with his firm YellowCard. He breaks down what it takes to build a crypto business in Africa as a humble man from Alabama, his thoughts on growing Handshake in Africa, and how his firm helps to aid in crypto adoption.

Show Link(s):
YellowCard Website: http://Yellowcard.io

Intro/Outro Music “On The Way” by Al Hostile:
https://soundcloud.com/al-hostile/free-my-album-prod-steezyzo-madbliss

Show Sponsor(s):
Amentum: Amentum.org

Disclaimer: This is not investment advice, it is an engaged discussion on new technology; BlockChannel reminds you to always do your own due diligence before investing in any crypto-related project in the industry.

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BlockChannel is a new media & educational hub focused on the socio-cultural/economic issues related to blockchain technologies like BTC/ETH/& ZEC.

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BlockChannel is a new media & educational hub focused on the socio-cultural/economic issues related to blockchain technologies like BTC/ETH/& HNS. Visit BlockChannel.com for more resources; and SoundCloud.com/BlockChannelShow for our official podcast.

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