Bitcoin & Blockchain explained for normal people

Blockchain and Bitcoin explained in a way your mom would understand

What is Blockchain?

Centralized systems

Decentralized systems

Distributed systems

Cryptography

What is a “block”?

Why do cryptocurrencies exist?

Key terms

Bitcoin

Altcoin

Fiat

Cryptography

HODL

Mining

Proof of Work

Proof of Stake

Node

A brief timeline of Blockchain and cryptocurrencies

The Web Performance Handbook, by Glen Elkins

Resources

Front End dev + Solution Architect. Read The Web Performance Handbook — https://amzn.to/39dGsT9

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