Tag: Education

Ethereum Smart Contracts

What are Ethereum Smart Contracts

One of the fundamental technologies that underpins the Ethereum network is the development of “Smart Contracts”. Whereas Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were developed for the sole purpose of being a Peer-to-Peer digital currency, Ethereum was developed as a concept for...

/ October 1, 2017
What is Blockchain Technology

What is Blockchain Technology?

Originally the basis for recording transactions with cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, the blockchain has evolved into something of much more significance in the 21st century. It has the potential to change fundamental principles of networking. In its simplest form, Blockchain...

/ September 26, 2017
LiteCoin vs. Bitcoin

LiteCoin vs. Bitcoin: The Difference Explained

Currently the third most valuable Cryptocurrency by market capitalisation, Litecoin is already well established. Yet, what is it exactly and how is it different from Bitcoin. We have previously gone into the specifics of what Bitcoin is as well as...

/ September 17, 2017

What is Segregated Witness?

Segregated witness, or SegWit as it is commonly called, has just been implemented on the Bitcoin Blockchain and was deployed on the LiteCoin network back in May of this year. Although this has become so much of the public lexicon,...

/ September 13, 2017

What is Bitcoin? A Simple Introduction

Bitcoin is a digital currency known as a crypto currency. It is unlike any money that you may have used before. You can send it to anyone on the network with relatively little fees and virtually no hindrance. It is...

/ September 6, 2017

What is Monero?

Cryptographers and privacy advocates have always been searching for the Holy grail of anonymous oline transactions. Initially, many thought of Bitcoin as the de facto currency of privacy. There were no names attached to the wallets and money could be...

/ September 1, 2017
What is Ripple XRP

What is Ripple XRP?

If one thought that understanding Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies was complicated, then Ripple is sure to challenge your perception of advanced blockchain technology. So, what exactly is Ripple and where is it heading? In order to answer that question we...

/ August 31, 2017