Category: Education

Blockchain 101 Episode 81 – Utility Tokens – Augur

Augur is a decentralized prediction market platform built on the Ethereum Blockchain. It is officially released on June 2015 And is Ethereum’s earliest projects. Augur leverages on the wisdom of crowds. The hypothesis is that […]

Blockchain 101 Episode 80 – Blockchain Projects – Utility Tokens

The third type of blockchain project is Utility tokens. Utility tokens are built on blockchain platforms such as Ethereum, to solve problems in various sectors in the real economy. Some examples are : Augur, a […]

Blockchain 101 Episode 79 – What is Ethereum (Special extended version)

Ethereum, is also known as ETH. At the end of 2013, Vitalik issued the White Paper for Ethereum and began presale in July 2014. At that time, this move was known as “token crowdfunding” by […]

Blockchain 101 Episode 78 – Platform project – EOS

EOS is a blockchain development platform, which is highly scalable and able to support large scale enterprise-level applications etc. Firstly, EOS adopts DPoS consensus mechanism and other technical methods to handle up to millions of […]

Blockchain 101 Episode 77 – What is Ethereum

Ethereum is a programmable and easy to use blockchain platform. It allows anybody to write their own smart contracts or issue tokens. Similar to Bitcoin, Ethereum is decentralized. Updating of the ledger is carried out […]

Blockchain 101 Episode 76 – Blockchain Projects – Platforms

The second type of blockchain projects is platforms. The primary function of platform projects is to build a technical infrastructure, providing developers a platform that satisfies the technical requirements needed to build blockchain applications. It […]

Blockchain 101 Episode 75 – Anonymous Cryptocurrency – ZCash

ZCash, also known as Zero Cash or ZEC was founded by Zooko Wilcox, and created on November 9th 2011. Zcash offers the highest degree of anonymity for transactions. By using Zero-knowledge proof consensus mechanism. What […]

Blockchain 101 Episode 74 – Anonymous Cryptocurrency – Monero

Monero, abbreviated as XMR, debuted on April 18th 2014, 3 months after Dash. The total supply is capped at 18.44 million. As of January 2018, the circulating supply stands at 15.62 million. Monero has no […]

Blockchain 101 Episode 73 – Anonymous Crypto Asset – Dash

Dash debuted on January 1st, 2014, offering a higher degree of anonymity than Bitcoin. Dash has 3 transaction options. First option is similar to that of Bitcoin; Second option is InstantX, without the need for […]