"When people get into blockchain, there’s a natural discussion about what type of blockchain, because blockchain comes in many different types."
"Cryptocurrency wallet is an application that stores private keys and public addresses and used to manage (store, send or receive) cryptocurrency."
"Decentralization is the key idea of the blockchain technology. Despite game-changing and disruptive features, blockchain still has some hurdles related to security issues."
"An externality is a cost or benefit that affects a party who did not choose to incur that cost or benefit."
"Bitcoin is not going into a “mining death spiral.”
"In this article, I hope to change this situation by giving a very simple, but hopefully not oversimplified, survey of the landscape."
"The origins of Monero date back to the CryptoNote white paper that was published in 2012 by a pseudonymous author by the name of Nicolas van Saberhagen. The first implementation of the protocol was Bytecoin, but after the controversy surrounding the timeline of launch as well as a pre-mine it was forked to Bitmonero, which shortly after was forked again into Monero."
"Conventional currency will one day be regarded as an ancient religion we outgrew"