This lecture gives an overview of underlying algorithms of bitcoin: how transaction works, merkle tree, block, blockchain, network, nodes. We will discuss etherium and smart contracts as well as ICO. We will talk about issues of crypto ecosystem - like the DAO attack and discuss alternative uses of blockchain.
Cryptocurrencies, public ledger, public and private blockchain, smart contracts, ICO
IFMO CTD graduate of 2006, was involved in fintech between 2006 and 2016. Specialized in plastic cards, web and mobile banking, new business models, cryptocurrencies and blockchain. Currently Product Manager at Wrike.