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5 Lessons (14m)
    • 1. Skillshare Blockchain Intro

      2:50
    • 2. What Is A Blockchain?

      2:34
    • 3. What Is Cryptography?

      1:52
    • 4. Why Are Blockchains So Special?

      4:27
    • 5. What Are Bitcoin, Ethereum and Steem?

      2:19

About This Class

Blockchain is a technology allowing for distributed information to be generated, validated and shared without the need of a middleman, in a decentralized way. It offers out of the shelf 100% uptime and immutability of the recorded data. Famous mostly for the Bitcoin cryptocurrency, which was the first use case, blockchain is now used on a variety of new services, from advertising and social media to distributed storage.

This class will help you understand the basic principles of a blockchain.