Bitcoin and Blockchain: What You Need To Know Beyond Cryptocurrency

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Bitcoin and Blockchain: What You Need To Know Beyond Cryptocurrency

Presented by
Dr. Su Le
Institute for Infocomm Research (I²R)

A*STAR
 

Bitcoin has been in the news lately, with investors in the cryptocurrency sometimes becoming millionaires overnight. But what is Bitcoin, and how does the blockchain—the coding technology that drives it—actually work? How is it different from traditional banking works? And how else can the blockchain revolutionize the way we live and work?

 

Bitcoin has been in the news lately, with investors in the cryptocurrency sometimes becoming millionaires overnight. But what is Bitcoin, and how does the blockchain—the coding technology that drives it—actually work? How is it different from traditional banking works? And how else can the blockchain revolutionize the way we live and work?

 

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