09 Jan '18, 9am

This group of techies built some really crazy cryptocurrency & bitcoin stuff just for fun

Cryptocurrencies are digital currencies made possible through the use of encryption algorithms to create a decentralized and public data store (also known as a ‘blockchain’). This blockchain is resistant against manipulation by any single party, hackers or other forms of cyber attacks. Eventually, this technology evolved to be used as a protocol for the first ever online currency that is not backed by any governments or banks, also known as ‘cryptocurrencies’.

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