By Paul Huang
Bitcoin is the 1st electronic foreign money in human background that doesn't require a imperative clearing authority. The technological implication of this invention is profound: it opens the potential for development a totally allotted economic system the place no centralized experts are had to behavior monetary transactions.
This ebook is the last word resolution to the customarily requested, yet even-more-often unsatisfactorily spoke back query: HOW DOES BITCOIN WORK?
This is the 1st e-book that dissects the unique Bitcoin resource code written by way of Satoshi Nakamoto. It opens the Bitcoin black-box, examines all its elements, and exhibits you all of the info you ever want to know in regards to the Bitcoin system.
The complete e-book has 10 chapters. This model you're approximately to buy comprises the 1st four chapters.
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Nowadays, you can easily find many answers to this question on the Web: from blogs to magazine articles, to books, to video lectures. The actual contents of these answers vary widely: from hand-waving introductions to conceptual accounts of the ideas behind Bitcoin, to painstaking illustrations of the nitty-gritty details of the bits-and-bytes layouts of the Bitcoin protocol. After spending countless hours on reading many of these answers, somehow, I was still unsatisfied. If Bitcoin is a black-box, then the best among all these answers provide a blueprint of this black-box.
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A Dissection of Bitcoin by Paul Huang