The Resource Blockchain, by Tiana Laurence

Blockchain, by Tiana Laurence

Label
Blockchain
Title
Blockchain
Statement of responsibility
by Tiana Laurence
Title variation
Blockchain for dummies
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Blockchain is the techno-magic that enables cryptocurrencies and impacts the worlds of finance, insurance, supply chain management, and others. But you don't need to be a programmer or financial wizard to understand blockchain; you just need this book! It explains blockchain basics, smart contracts, and cryptocurrencies, with real-world examples showing how blockchains functions and where they ad value. Learn how to interact with a blockchain, tour key blockchains, see how they disrupt huge industries, and much more
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Laurence, Tiana
Dewey number
332.178
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG1710
LC item number
.L38 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
--For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blockchains (Databases)
  • Digital currency
  • Bitcoin
  • Data encryption (Computer science)
  • Electronic commerce
Target audience
adult
Label
Blockchain, by Tiana Laurence
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What blockchains do
  • p. 58
  • Ethereum: The Open-Source World Wide Computer
  • p. 59
  • Decentralized applications: Welcome to the future
  • p. 60
  • Power of decentralized autonomous organizations
  • p. 61
  • Hacking a Blockchain
  • p. 64
  • Understanding smart contracts
  • p. 8
  • p. 64
  • Discovering the cryptocurrency Ether
  • p. 65
  • Getting Up and Running on Ethereum
  • p. 65
  • Mining for ether
  • p. 66
  • Setting up your Ethereum wallet
  • p. 66
  • Building Your First Decentralized Autonomous Organization
  • Why blockchains matter
  • p. 67
  • Test net and congress
  • p. 68
  • Governance and voting
  • p. 69
  • Uncovering the Future of DAOs
  • p. 69
  • Putting money in a DAO
  • p. 70
  • Building smarter smart contracts
  • p. 9
  • p. 70
  • Finding bugs in the system
  • p. 71
  • Creating Your Own ERC20 Tokens
  • p. 71
  • Seeing up your GitHub account
  • p. 71
  • Requesting KETH on the Gitter Faucet
  • p. 72
  • Creating your tokens
  • Structure of Blockchains
  • p. 73
  • Chapter 6
  • Riding the Waves Blockchain
  • p. 77
  • Seeing How the Waves Blockchain Differs from Other Blockchains
  • p. 78
  • Unleashing the Full Power of Waves
  • p. 79
  • Setting up your Waves wallet
  • p. 80
  • p. 10
  • Backing up your wallet
  • p. 80
  • Uncovering Your Wallets Features
  • p. 81
  • Transferring crypto assets
  • p. 82
  • Using a decentralized exchange
  • p. 82
  • Creating and Leasing Out Your Own Cryptocurrency
  • p. 85
  • Blockchain Applications
  • Chapter 7
  • Finding the Factom Blockchain
  • p. 87
  • A Matter of Trust
  • p. 88
  • Purpose of the Factom blockchain: Publishing anything
  • p. 89
  • Incentives of federation
  • p. 90
  • Building on Factom
  • p. 12
  • p. 93
  • Authenticating documents and building identities using APIs
  • p. 93
  • Getting to know the Factoid: Not a normal cryptocurrency
  • p. 93
  • Anchoring your application
  • p. 94
  • Publishing on Factom
  • p. 94
  • Building transparency in the mortgage industry
  • Blockchain Life Cycle
  • p. 96
  • Verifying physical documents: dLoc with Factom
  • p. 98
  • Chapter 8
  • Examining the EOS Blockchain
  • p. 101
  • Getting Familiar with EOS
  • p. 102
  • New mining versus old mining
  • p. 104
  • p. 12
  • The 21 block producers
  • p. 104
  • Setting Up EOS Voting for Block Producers
  • p. 105
  • Setting up the Greymass voting tool
  • p. 106
  • Voting for a block producer
  • p. 107
  • Introducing the EOS Decentralized Application Collection
  • p. 108
  • Part 1
  • Consensus: The Driving Force of Blockchains
  • Everipedia: The next-generation encyclopedia
  • p. 108
  • Decentralized EOS games
  • p. 109
  • Part 3
  • Powerful Blockchain Platforms
  • p. 111
  • Chapter 9
  • Getting Your Hands on Hyperledger
  • p. 113
  • p. 13
  • Getting to Know Hyperiedger
  • p. 114
  • Identifying Key Hyperledger Projects
  • p. 115
  • Focusing on Fabric
  • p. 115
  • Investigating the Iroha project
  • p. 115
  • Diving into Sawtooth Lake
  • p. 117
  • Blockchains in Use
  • Building Your System in Fabric
  • p. 119
  • Building asset tracking with Hyperledger Composer
  • p. 119
  • Working with Smart Contracts on Hyperledger
  • p. 123
  • Step 1
  • Setting up an auction network
  • p. 123
  • Step 2
  • p. 15
  • Setting up auction windows
  • p. 124
  • Step 3
  • Creating an auctioneer
  • p. 124
  • Step 4
  • Creating two participants
  • p. 124
  • Step 5
  • Creating a new asset
  • Current blockchain uses
  • p. 125
  • Step 6
  • Creating a new listing
  • p. 126
  • Step 7
  • Auctioning off the car
  • p. 127
  • Step 8
  • Closing your auction
  • p. 128
  • p. 16
  • Chapter 10
  • Applying Microsoft Azure
  • p. 129
  • Bletchley: The Modular Blockchain Fabric
  • p. 129
  • Cryptlets for encrypting and authenticating
  • p. 130
  • Utility and Contract Cryptlets and CrytoDelegates
  • p. 132
  • Building in the Azure Ecosystem
  • Future blockchain applications
  • p. 133
  • Getting Started with Chain on Azure
  • p. 135
  • Installing Chain's distributed ledger
  • p. 135
  • Coating your own private network
  • p. 135
  • Using financial services on Azure's Chain
  • p. 136
  • Deploying Blockchain Tools on Azure
  • p. 16
  • p. 136
  • Exploring Ethereum on Azure
  • p. 137
  • Cortana: Your analytics machine learning tool
  • p. 137
  • Visualizing your data with Power Bi
  • p. 138
  • Managing your access on Azure's Active Directory
  • p. 138
  • Chapter 11
  • Chapter 2
  • Getting Busy on IBM Blumix
  • p. 139
  • Business Blockchain on Biuemix
  • p. 140
  • Your isolated environment
  • p. 140
  • Bluemix use cases
  • p. 141
  • Watson's Smart Blockchain
  • p. 142
  • Picking a Blockchain
  • Building Your Starter Network on Big Blue
  • p. 144
  • Part 4
  • Industry Impacts
  • p. 147
  • Chapter 12
  • Financial Technology
  • p. 149
  • Hauling Out Your Crystal Bali: Future Banking Trends
  • p. 149
  • Getting Started with Blockchain
  • p. 19
  • Moving money faster: Across borders and more
  • p. 151
  • Creating permanent history
  • p. 152
  • Going international: Global Financial Products
  • p. 153
  • Border-free payroll
  • p. 155
  • Faster and better trade
  • p. 155
  • Where Blockchains Add Substance
  • Guaranteed payments
  • p. 156
  • Micropayments-The new nature of transactions
  • p. 156
  • Squeezing Out Fraud
  • p. 157
  • Chapter 13
  • Real Estate
  • p. 159
  • Eliminating Title Insurance
  • p. 19
  • p. 160
  • Protected industries
  • p. 160
  • Consumers and Fannie Mae
  • p. 162
  • Mortgages in the Blockchain World
  • p. 162
  • Reducing your origination costs
  • p. 163
  • Knowing your last-known document
  • Determining your needs
  • p. 163
  • Forecasting Regional Trends
  • p. 164
  • United States and Europe: Infrastructure congestion
  • p. 165
  • China: First out of the gate
  • p. 166
  • Developing world: Roadblocks to blockchain
  • p. 166
  • Chapter 14
  • p. 20
  • Insurance
  • p. 169
  • Precisely Tailoring Coverage
  • p. 169
  • Insuring the individual
  • p. 170
  • New world of micro insurance
  • p. 171
  • Witnessing for You: The Internet of Things
  • p. 172
  • Defining your goal
  • IoT projects in insurance
  • p. 173
  • Implications of actionable big data
  • p. 173
  • Taking Out the Third Party in Insurance
  • p. 174
  • Decentralized security
  • p. 174
  • Crowdfunded coverage
  • p. 175
  • p. 21
  • Implications of DAO insurance
  • p. 175
  • Chapter 15
  • Government
  • p. 177
  • Smart Cities of Asia
  • p. 177
  • Singapore satellite cities in India
  • p. 179
  • China's big data problem
  • Choosing a Solution
  • p. 180
  • Battle for the Financial Capital of the World
  • p. 181
  • London's early foresight
  • p. 182
  • Regulatory sandbox of Singapore
  • p. 183
  • Dubai 2020 initiative
  • p. 184
  • Bitlicense regulatory framework: New York City
  • p. 22
  • p. 185
  • Friendly legal structure of Malta
  • p. 186
  • Securing the World's Borders
  • p. 187
  • Department of Homeland Security and the identity of things
  • p. 188
  • Passports of the future
  • p. 188
  • New feeder document
  • Drawing a blockchain decision tree
  • p. 188
  • Chapter 16
  • Other Industries
  • p. 191
  • Lean Governments
  • p. 191
  • Singapore's Smart Nation project
  • p. 192
  • Estonia's e-Residency
  • p. 193
  • p. 5
  • p. 23
  • Better notarization in China
  • p. 194
  • Trust Layer for the internet
  • p. 194
  • Spam-free email
  • p. 195
  • Owning your identity
  • p. 196
  • Oracle of the Blockchain
  • p. 196
  • Making a plan
  • Trusted authorship
  • p. 197
  • Intellectual property rights
  • p. 197
  • Chapter 17
  • Ten (Or So) Free Blockachin Resources
  • p. 201
  • Ethereum
  • p. 201
  • DigiKnow
  • p. 24
  • p. 202
  • Blockchain University
  • p. 202
  • Bitcoin Core
  • p. 202
  • Blockchain Alliance
  • p. 202
  • Multichain Blog
  • p. 203
  • HiveMind
  • Chapter 3
  • p. 203
  • Smith + Crown
  • p. 204
  • Unchained and Unconfirmed Podcasts
  • p. 204
  • Chapter 18
  • Ten Rules to Never Break on the Blockchain
  • p. 205
  • Don't Use Cryptocurrency or Blockchains to Skirt the Law
  • p. 205
  • Getting Your Hands on Blockchain
  • Keep Your Contracts as Simple as Possible
  • p. 206
  • Publish with Great Caution
  • p. 207
  • Back Up, Back Up, Back Up Your Private Keys
  • p. 207
  • Triple-Check the Address Before Sending Currency
  • p. 209
  • Take Care When Using Exchanges
  • p. 209
  • p. 27
  • Beware Wi-Fi
  • p. 210
  • Identify Your Blockchain Dev
  • p. 210
  • Don't Get Suckered
  • p. 210
  • Don't Trade Tokens Unless You Know What You're Doing
  • p. 211
  • Chapter 19
  • Ten Top Blockchain Projects
  • Diving into Blockchain Technology
  • p. 213
  • R3 Consortium
  • p. 213
  • T ZERO: Overstocking the Stock Market
  • p. 215
  • Blockstream's Distributed Systems
  • p. 215
  • MadHive
  • p. 216
  • Blockdaemon
  • p. 28
  • p. 217
  • Gemini Dollar and Exchange
  • p. 217
  • Decentraland
  • p. 218
  • TransferWise
  • p. 218
  • Lightning Network
  • p. 219
  • Bitcoin Cash
  • Creating a secure environment
  • p. 219
  • p. 28
  • Chapter 1
  • Buying your first Bitcoin
  • p. 31
  • Securing and Exchanging Your Cryptocurrency
  • p. 32
  • Downloading Jaxx
  • p. 33
  • Securing your Jaxx wallet
  • p. 33
  • Transferring Bitcoin to Jaxx
  • p. 34
  • Introducing Blockchain
  • Trading Bitcoin for Ether
  • p. 35
  • Loading up your MetaMask account
  • p. 35
  • Setting up a CryptoKitties account
  • p. 36
  • Building a Private Blockchain with Docker and Ethereum
  • p. 38
  • Preparing your computer
  • p. 39
  • p. 7
  • Building your blockchain
  • p. 41
  • Part 2
  • Developing Your Knowledge
  • p. 43
  • Chapter 4
  • Beholding the Bitcoin Blockchain
  • p. 45
  • Getting a Brief History of the Bitcoin Blockchain
  • p. 46
  • Beginning at the Beginning: What Blockchains Are
  • New Bitcoin: Bitcoin Cash
  • p. 48
  • Debunking Some Common Bitcoin Misconceptions
  • p. 50
  • Bitcoin: The New Wild West
  • p. 51
  • Fake sites
  • p. 52
  • No, you first!
  • p. 52
  • p. 7
  • Get-rich-quick schemes
  • p. 52
  • Mining for Bitcoins
  • p. 53
  • Making Your First Paper Wallet
  • p. 54
  • Chapter 5
  • Encountering the Ethereum Blockchain
  • p. 57
  • Exploring the Brief History of Ethereum
Control code
on1050962100
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xii, 236 pages
Isbn
9781119555018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
005.74 L373 2ND ; XX-N ; [A18BP193, #1, 5@29.99, wjm/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1050962100
  • (OCoLC)1050962100
Label
Blockchain, by Tiana Laurence
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What blockchains do
  • p. 58
  • Ethereum: The Open-Source World Wide Computer
  • p. 59
  • Decentralized applications: Welcome to the future
  • p. 60
  • Power of decentralized autonomous organizations
  • p. 61
  • Hacking a Blockchain
  • p. 64
  • Understanding smart contracts
  • p. 8
  • p. 64
  • Discovering the cryptocurrency Ether
  • p. 65
  • Getting Up and Running on Ethereum
  • p. 65
  • Mining for ether
  • p. 66
  • Setting up your Ethereum wallet
  • p. 66
  • Building Your First Decentralized Autonomous Organization
  • Why blockchains matter
  • p. 67
  • Test net and congress
  • p. 68
  • Governance and voting
  • p. 69
  • Uncovering the Future of DAOs
  • p. 69
  • Putting money in a DAO
  • p. 70
  • Building smarter smart contracts
  • p. 9
  • p. 70
  • Finding bugs in the system
  • p. 71
  • Creating Your Own ERC20 Tokens
  • p. 71
  • Seeing up your GitHub account
  • p. 71
  • Requesting KETH on the Gitter Faucet
  • p. 72
  • Creating your tokens
  • Structure of Blockchains
  • p. 73
  • Chapter 6
  • Riding the Waves Blockchain
  • p. 77
  • Seeing How the Waves Blockchain Differs from Other Blockchains
  • p. 78
  • Unleashing the Full Power of Waves
  • p. 79
  • Setting up your Waves wallet
  • p. 80
  • p. 10
  • Backing up your wallet
  • p. 80
  • Uncovering Your Wallets Features
  • p. 81
  • Transferring crypto assets
  • p. 82
  • Using a decentralized exchange
  • p. 82
  • Creating and Leasing Out Your Own Cryptocurrency
  • p. 85
  • Blockchain Applications
  • Chapter 7
  • Finding the Factom Blockchain
  • p. 87
  • A Matter of Trust
  • p. 88
  • Purpose of the Factom blockchain: Publishing anything
  • p. 89
  • Incentives of federation
  • p. 90
  • Building on Factom
  • p. 12
  • p. 93
  • Authenticating documents and building identities using APIs
  • p. 93
  • Getting to know the Factoid: Not a normal cryptocurrency
  • p. 93
  • Anchoring your application
  • p. 94
  • Publishing on Factom
  • p. 94
  • Building transparency in the mortgage industry
  • Blockchain Life Cycle
  • p. 96
  • Verifying physical documents: dLoc with Factom
  • p. 98
  • Chapter 8
  • Examining the EOS Blockchain
  • p. 101
  • Getting Familiar with EOS
  • p. 102
  • New mining versus old mining
  • p. 104
  • p. 12
  • The 21 block producers
  • p. 104
  • Setting Up EOS Voting for Block Producers
  • p. 105
  • Setting up the Greymass voting tool
  • p. 106
  • Voting for a block producer
  • p. 107
  • Introducing the EOS Decentralized Application Collection
  • p. 108
  • Part 1
  • Consensus: The Driving Force of Blockchains
  • Everipedia: The next-generation encyclopedia
  • p. 108
  • Decentralized EOS games
  • p. 109
  • Part 3
  • Powerful Blockchain Platforms
  • p. 111
  • Chapter 9
  • Getting Your Hands on Hyperledger
  • p. 113
  • p. 13
  • Getting to Know Hyperiedger
  • p. 114
  • Identifying Key Hyperledger Projects
  • p. 115
  • Focusing on Fabric
  • p. 115
  • Investigating the Iroha project
  • p. 115
  • Diving into Sawtooth Lake
  • p. 117
  • Blockchains in Use
  • Building Your System in Fabric
  • p. 119
  • Building asset tracking with Hyperledger Composer
  • p. 119
  • Working with Smart Contracts on Hyperledger
  • p. 123
  • Step 1
  • Setting up an auction network
  • p. 123
  • Step 2
  • p. 15
  • Setting up auction windows
  • p. 124
  • Step 3
  • Creating an auctioneer
  • p. 124
  • Step 4
  • Creating two participants
  • p. 124
  • Step 5
  • Creating a new asset
  • Current blockchain uses
  • p. 125
  • Step 6
  • Creating a new listing
  • p. 126
  • Step 7
  • Auctioning off the car
  • p. 127
  • Step 8
  • Closing your auction
  • p. 128
  • p. 16
  • Chapter 10
  • Applying Microsoft Azure
  • p. 129
  • Bletchley: The Modular Blockchain Fabric
  • p. 129
  • Cryptlets for encrypting and authenticating
  • p. 130
  • Utility and Contract Cryptlets and CrytoDelegates
  • p. 132
  • Building in the Azure Ecosystem
  • Future blockchain applications
  • p. 133
  • Getting Started with Chain on Azure
  • p. 135
  • Installing Chain's distributed ledger
  • p. 135
  • Coating your own private network
  • p. 135
  • Using financial services on Azure's Chain
  • p. 136
  • Deploying Blockchain Tools on Azure
  • p. 16
  • p. 136
  • Exploring Ethereum on Azure
  • p. 137
  • Cortana: Your analytics machine learning tool
  • p. 137
  • Visualizing your data with Power Bi
  • p. 138
  • Managing your access on Azure's Active Directory
  • p. 138
  • Chapter 11
  • Chapter 2
  • Getting Busy on IBM Blumix
  • p. 139
  • Business Blockchain on Biuemix
  • p. 140
  • Your isolated environment
  • p. 140
  • Bluemix use cases
  • p. 141
  • Watson's Smart Blockchain
  • p. 142
  • Picking a Blockchain
  • Building Your Starter Network on Big Blue
  • p. 144
  • Part 4
  • Industry Impacts
  • p. 147
  • Chapter 12
  • Financial Technology
  • p. 149
  • Hauling Out Your Crystal Bali: Future Banking Trends
  • p. 149
  • Getting Started with Blockchain
  • p. 19
  • Moving money faster: Across borders and more
  • p. 151
  • Creating permanent history
  • p. 152
  • Going international: Global Financial Products
  • p. 153
  • Border-free payroll
  • p. 155
  • Faster and better trade
  • p. 155
  • Where Blockchains Add Substance
  • Guaranteed payments
  • p. 156
  • Micropayments-The new nature of transactions
  • p. 156
  • Squeezing Out Fraud
  • p. 157
  • Chapter 13
  • Real Estate
  • p. 159
  • Eliminating Title Insurance
  • p. 19
  • p. 160
  • Protected industries
  • p. 160
  • Consumers and Fannie Mae
  • p. 162
  • Mortgages in the Blockchain World
  • p. 162
  • Reducing your origination costs
  • p. 163
  • Knowing your last-known document
  • Determining your needs
  • p. 163
  • Forecasting Regional Trends
  • p. 164
  • United States and Europe: Infrastructure congestion
  • p. 165
  • China: First out of the gate
  • p. 166
  • Developing world: Roadblocks to blockchain
  • p. 166
  • Chapter 14
  • p. 20
  • Insurance
  • p. 169
  • Precisely Tailoring Coverage
  • p. 169
  • Insuring the individual
  • p. 170
  • New world of micro insurance
  • p. 171
  • Witnessing for You: The Internet of Things
  • p. 172
  • Defining your goal
  • IoT projects in insurance
  • p. 173
  • Implications of actionable big data
  • p. 173
  • Taking Out the Third Party in Insurance
  • p. 174
  • Decentralized security
  • p. 174
  • Crowdfunded coverage
  • p. 175
  • p. 21
  • Implications of DAO insurance
  • p. 175
  • Chapter 15
  • Government
  • p. 177
  • Smart Cities of Asia
  • p. 177
  • Singapore satellite cities in India
  • p. 179
  • China's big data problem
  • Choosing a Solution
  • p. 180
  • Battle for the Financial Capital of the World
  • p. 181
  • London's early foresight
  • p. 182
  • Regulatory sandbox of Singapore
  • p. 183
  • Dubai 2020 initiative
  • p. 184
  • Bitlicense regulatory framework: New York City
  • p. 22
  • p. 185
  • Friendly legal structure of Malta
  • p. 186
  • Securing the World's Borders
  • p. 187
  • Department of Homeland Security and the identity of things
  • p. 188
  • Passports of the future
  • p. 188
  • New feeder document
  • Drawing a blockchain decision tree
  • p. 188
  • Chapter 16
  • Other Industries
  • p. 191
  • Lean Governments
  • p. 191
  • Singapore's Smart Nation project
  • p. 192
  • Estonia's e-Residency
  • p. 193
  • p. 5
  • p. 23
  • Better notarization in China
  • p. 194
  • Trust Layer for the internet
  • p. 194
  • Spam-free email
  • p. 195
  • Owning your identity
  • p. 196
  • Oracle of the Blockchain
  • p. 196
  • Making a plan
  • Trusted authorship
  • p. 197
  • Intellectual property rights
  • p. 197
  • Chapter 17
  • Ten (Or So) Free Blockachin Resources
  • p. 201
  • Ethereum
  • p. 201
  • DigiKnow
  • p. 24
  • p. 202
  • Blockchain University
  • p. 202
  • Bitcoin Core
  • p. 202
  • Blockchain Alliance
  • p. 202
  • Multichain Blog
  • p. 203
  • HiveMind
  • Chapter 3
  • p. 203
  • Smith + Crown
  • p. 204
  • Unchained and Unconfirmed Podcasts
  • p. 204
  • Chapter 18
  • Ten Rules to Never Break on the Blockchain
  • p. 205
  • Don't Use Cryptocurrency or Blockchains to Skirt the Law
  • p. 205
  • Getting Your Hands on Blockchain
  • Keep Your Contracts as Simple as Possible
  • p. 206
  • Publish with Great Caution
  • p. 207
  • Back Up, Back Up, Back Up Your Private Keys
  • p. 207
  • Triple-Check the Address Before Sending Currency
  • p. 209
  • Take Care When Using Exchanges
  • p. 209
  • p. 27
  • Beware Wi-Fi
  • p. 210
  • Identify Your Blockchain Dev
  • p. 210
  • Don't Get Suckered
  • p. 210
  • Don't Trade Tokens Unless You Know What You're Doing
  • p. 211
  • Chapter 19
  • Ten Top Blockchain Projects
  • Diving into Blockchain Technology
  • p. 213
  • R3 Consortium
  • p. 213
  • T ZERO: Overstocking the Stock Market
  • p. 215
  • Blockstream's Distributed Systems
  • p. 215
  • MadHive
  • p. 216
  • Blockdaemon
  • p. 28
  • p. 217
  • Gemini Dollar and Exchange
  • p. 217
  • Decentraland
  • p. 218
  • TransferWise
  • p. 218
  • Lightning Network
  • p. 219
  • Bitcoin Cash
  • Creating a secure environment
  • p. 219
  • p. 28
  • Chapter 1
  • Buying your first Bitcoin
  • p. 31
  • Securing and Exchanging Your Cryptocurrency
  • p. 32
  • Downloading Jaxx
  • p. 33
  • Securing your Jaxx wallet
  • p. 33
  • Transferring Bitcoin to Jaxx
  • p. 34
  • Introducing Blockchain
  • Trading Bitcoin for Ether
  • p. 35
  • Loading up your MetaMask account
  • p. 35
  • Setting up a CryptoKitties account
  • p. 36
  • Building a Private Blockchain with Docker and Ethereum
  • p. 38
  • Preparing your computer
  • p. 39
  • p. 7
  • Building your blockchain
  • p. 41
  • Part 2
  • Developing Your Knowledge
  • p. 43
  • Chapter 4
  • Beholding the Bitcoin Blockchain
  • p. 45
  • Getting a Brief History of the Bitcoin Blockchain
  • p. 46
  • Beginning at the Beginning: What Blockchains Are
  • New Bitcoin: Bitcoin Cash
  • p. 48
  • Debunking Some Common Bitcoin Misconceptions
  • p. 50
  • Bitcoin: The New Wild West
  • p. 51
  • Fake sites
  • p. 52
  • No, you first!
  • p. 52
  • p. 7
  • Get-rich-quick schemes
  • p. 52
  • Mining for Bitcoins
  • p. 53
  • Making Your First Paper Wallet
  • p. 54
  • Chapter 5
  • Encountering the Ethereum Blockchain
  • p. 57
  • Exploring the Brief History of Ethereum
Control code
on1050962100
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xii, 236 pages
Isbn
9781119555018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
005.74 L373 2ND ; XX-N ; [A18BP193, #1, 5@29.99, wjm/RT ]
Other physical details
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1050962100
  • (OCoLC)1050962100

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