Basic Concepts

What is cryptocurrency geomining What is cryptocurrency geomining
Geomining is a cryptocurrency consensus mechanism where the participants' geographic locations are used as proof of value. Though the concept may seem vague at first, it is actu... This item was discovered by us on November 17, 2018.

ELI5 Cryptocurrency ELI5 Cryptocurrency
If you're just getting started in the world of cryptocurrencies then the amount of information may seem overwhelming. Blockchains, forks, stablecoins, mining, staking, complex e... This share was first seen by us on November 10, 2018.

ELI5 Bitcoin to USD conversion ELI5 Bitcoin to USD conversion
Bitcoin itself does not offer a US Dollar for Bitcoin exchange system. If you've just arrived in the world of cryptocurrencies, this may cause some confusion. Bitcoin is a co... This share was obtained by us on November 10, 2018. Related crypto assets include BTC.

ELI5 What’s a stablecoin ELI5 What’s a stablecoin
Since the beginning of cryptocurrency history, most crypto assets have been known to experience enormous oscillations against the US Dollar (or some other legacy currency). This... This piece was discovered by us on November 10, 2018. Related assets may include GUSD, PAX, TUSD, USDT.

ELI5 Semi-formal Cryptocurrency Development ELI5 Semi-formal Cryptocurrency Development
We've previously discussed formal software verification as related to crypto programming. Today we'd like to discuss an intermediary concept called semi-formal cryptocurrency de... This post was found by us on November 8, 2018.

ELI5 Atomic Swaps ELI5 Atomic Swaps
Atomic swaps provide a way for two cryptocurrencies to be exchanged using one blockchain and without a trusted 3rd party involved. In computer lingo, "atomic" means something th... This data was found by us on November 8, 2018.

ELI5 Cryptocurrency Sharding ELI5 Cryptocurrency Sharding
If you come from the world of IT, then you've probably heard of database or disk data sharding. For those who don't come from IT, a real simple way to put it is that sharding me... This publication was discovered by us on November 8, 2018.

ELI5 Zero Knowledge (ZKP) cryptocurrency proofs ELI5 Zero Knowledge (ZKP) cryptocurrency proofs
In cryptographic theory, a zero knowledge proof is a method by which you can convince someone, who does not necessarily trust you, that you possess a piece of knowledge (proof) wit... This post was first seen by us on October 31, 2018.

What is a Cryptocurrency Tumbler or Mixer Is it legal 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 fiat money markets this would be seen a... This share was first seen by us on June 8, 2018.

What is a Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG) Why should I know about this 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... This entry was discovered by us on June 7, 2018.


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