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Wondering how you can manage to use Bitcoin privately? This episode, we're sitting down with Samourai Wallet to chat about their incredible FOSS Bitcoin wallet that enables private usage of Bitcoin.

More about Samourai:

Samourai's guest profile -- https://www.optoutpod.com/guests/samourai-wallet/…

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Wondering how to take back control of the data captured by data brokers before you started taking privacy more seriously? This episode, we're sitting down with Rob Shavell, co-founder of DeleteMe to chat about cleaning up the data about you that's been scooped up by data brokers across the internet…

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Heard about email aliasing but not sure where to start? This episode, we're sitting down with Son from SimpleLogin to chat about email aliasing.

More about Son:

Son's guest profile -- https://www.optoutpod.com/guests/son/

More about SimpleLogin:

Website -- https://simplelogin.io/
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Wondering why someone decides to do privacy education and research full-time? This episode, we're sitting down with Sun Knudsen to chat about his education and research on privacy, funding in the privacy and FOSS spaces, and a little bit of macOS vs Linux.

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@BitcoinQ_A reminds us to not be afraid to make mistakes when taking our first steps towards personal privacy, and lets us know his DMs are always open 😉

https://bitcoiner.guide/#contact

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https://www.optoutpod.com/a-bitcoiners-journey-towards-privacy-w-bitcoinqna/

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@BitcoinQ_A delves into what FOSS (free, open-source software) really is, and a little bit of how licensing works in FOSS -- hint, it's more than just "source-viewable"!

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https://www.optoutpod.com/a-bitcoiners-journey-towards-privacy-w-bitcoinqna/

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@sethforprivacy shares how as more and more people opt out of KYC ("know-your-customer") exchanges (like @LocalMoneroCo and @bisq_network) and use peer-to-peer exchanges, the better they will get and the more liquidity they will have.

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https://www.optoutpod.com/a-bitcoiners-journey-t…

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@sethforprivacy and @BitcoinQ_A share how giving up KYC ("know-your-customer") information can lead to your info being in data hacks or used in "$5 wrench" attacks against you, potentially leading to theft or worse.

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https://www.optoutpod.com/a-bitcoiners-journey-towards-privacy-w-bi…

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@BitcoinQ_A gives some great advice to those who are suddenly falling down the rabbit hole of personal privacy in this clip from episode 14 of season 1 of Opt Out -- start with what's most important to you!

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https://www.optoutpod.com/a-bitcoiners-journey-towards-p…

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The recent governmental overreach and rapidly increasing surveillance states has kept privacy top-of-mind for @BitcoinQ_A
in this clip from season 1, episode 14 of Opt Out.

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https://www.optoutpod.com/a-bitcoiners-journey-towards-privacy-w-bitcoinqna/

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@BitcoinQ_A explains why Bitcoin acquired without KYC ("know your customer") information being given up is a massively important tool to one's ability to opt out financially.

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https://www.optoutpod.com/a-bitcoiners-journey-towards-privacy-w-bitcoinqna/

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Listen in to @BitcoinQ_A breaking down how giving up KYC ("know-your-customer") information could lead to simple government confiscation or control of Bitcoin (and other cryptocurrencies), removing a key benefit of cryptocurrencies.

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https://www.optoutpod.com/a-bitcoiners-journey-tow…

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Wanting to find a solid VPN provider, but struggling to break through all of the marketing fluff and grandiose claims? This episode, we're sitting down with Viktor, a member of the IVPN team, the newest sponsor of Opt Out to discuss the ethos behind IVPN, their approach to providing privacy to user…

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Wondering what drives normal people to focus on FOSS? This episode, we're sitting down with QnA to chat about his journey towards privacy through Bitcoin and the impact of FOSS along the way.

More about QnA:

QnA's guest profile -- https://www.optoutpod.com/guests/bitcoin-qna/
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In this clip from episode 13 of Opt Out w/ @ODELL, he shares how his biggest fear for Bitcoin narratives is a growing one of using custodial wallets as easier tools for a sense of privacy.

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In this clip from episode 13 of Opt Out w/ @ODELL, he tells us why KYC is dangerous to Bitcoiners, but how a circular economy developing could help to lessen the threat of KYC.

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In this clip from episode 13 of Opt Out w/ @ODELL, Matt and @sethforprivacy share how eye opening the funding model of @calyxinstitute has been in their quest for better FOSS funding models.

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In this clip from episode 13 of Opt Out w/ @ODELL, Matt gives rapid fire tips for those who have recently realized the need for personal privacy but aren't sure where to start.

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In this clip from episode 13 of Opt Out w/ @ODELL, @sethforprivacy shares how he's gained hope in the fight for privacy by seeing far more people wake up than he expected.

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In this soundbite from episode 13 of Opt Out w/ @ODELL, he shares how unique our current surveillance situation is, and how we can reduce the darkness of it by taking small steps today.

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In this soundbite from episode 13 of Opt Out w/ Matt Odell, Matt breaks down how his disillusionment drove him to focus on educating those who would educate others, making privacy scalable.

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In this clip from episode 13 of Opt Out w/ Matt Odell, he shares how the common myth he runs into around privacy has to be fought by going back to basics and taking small, actionable steps.

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Wondering why FOSS and privacy have become such a focus for Matt Odell and Citadel Dispatch, or wanting to learn more about FOSS in general? This episode, we're sitting down with Matt Odell for a bit of a different show where we focus on listener questions around FOSS, privacy, FOSS community ethos…

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Wondering how to find the right balance of privacy and convenience, or struggling with the mental strain of a journey towards personal privacy? This episode, we're sitting down with j43 to chat about the mental strain that can be caused by a journey towards privacy, and a deeper look at parallel ec…

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