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What is a Cryptocurrency Tumbler or Mixer? Is it legal?
June 8, 2018
What is a Cryptocurrency Tumbler or Mixer? Is it legal?
A cryptocurrency tumbler is a system which mixes transactions in order to make it difficult to trace the origin of the funds. Although in legacy fiat money markets this would be...

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What is a Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG)? Why should I know about this?
June 7, 2018
What is a Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG)? Why should I know about this?
A Directed Acyclic Graph, or DAG, is a graph where no "loops" exist and where you can only flow one way throughbnlout its paths. Essentially a DAG represents a process where each s...

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What is actually a cryptocurrency fork?
June 5, 2018
What is actually a cryptocurrency fork?
Unless you've been living in a cave for the past 9 years, then you've probably heard about cryptocurrency forks. Bitcoin Cash was probably the most hyped, feared, loved, talked ...

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What is a Metaverse?
June 4, 2018
What is a Metaverse?
A Metaverse is a conceptual virtual world that incorporates ideas from the Internet, augmented reality, virtual reality, artificial intelligence and other state of the art technolo...

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What is a Mining Pool? Do I need to join one?
June 1, 2018
What is a Mining Pool? Do I need to join one?
As the name suggests, a mining pool is a group of miners working together to solve blocks and split the block rewards. Mining pools have become popular since GPU and ASICs started ...

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What is a nonce? Why are nonces important in mining?
May 29, 2018
What is a nonce? Why are nonces important in mining?
A nonce is a number that is only used once. Hence its name is a portmanteau of number-used-once. Why is this kind of concept useful in cryptocurrencies' mining? Because nonces allo...

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What is a BIP?
February 24, 2018
What is a BIP?
As SegWit gains adoption, you may have heard the term "BIP 141" in online discussions. What does BIP mean? And what is that number next to it? Bitcoin is a community-run technol...

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What is a Dapp (Decentralized Application)?
November 11, 2017
What is a Dapp (Decentralized Application)?
Dapp is a portmanteau of Decentralized Application and refers to computer programs that run on the blockchain and which have self-enforcing business logic implemented via smart con...

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What is a DAO?
September 28, 2017
What is a DAO?
DAO stands for Decentralized Autonomous Organization. It is a concept that arises from self enforcing smart contracts. If an organization is able to encode all of its business o...

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ELI5: What is a Blockchain, exactly?
September 20, 2017
ELI5: What is a Blockchain, exactly?
A blockchain is a sequence of entries where any attempt to modify a previous entry would modify the entire chain. It is therefore an immutable data structure that holds data in chr...