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Cryptocurrency Glossary

Cryptocurrency Glossary

This page provides easy-to-understand explanations of terms related to Bitcoin and cryptocurrency (virtual currency). ...
Cryptocurrency Glossary

What is a Hard Fork?

Hard Fork is a method of changing the specifications of a blockchain, an update that is not backward compatible. The ...
Cryptocurrency Glossary

What is a Soft Fork?

Soft Fork is a type of blockchain divergence that occurs when a blockchain specification is updated. In the case of a...
Cryptocurrency Glossary

What is Blockchain?

Blockchain is a distributed ledger technology invented by Satoshi Nakamoto, the inventor of Bitcoin, to create a decentr...
Cryptocurrency Glossary

What is Double-Spending?

Double Spending is the act of paying (sending) the same currency to different parties at the same time. For example, ...
Cryptocurrency Glossary

What is a Blockchain Forks?

Blockchain Fork means that the blockchain of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, which is connected in a single chain, b...
Cryptocurrency Glossary

What is a Block?

Block is a collection and storage of transactions for sending Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies. The system is...
Cryptocurrency Glossary

What is a Digital Signature?

Digital Signature is a technology used to detect forgery and tampering of digital documents and to verify the creator. ...
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