This article was originally posted on my blog.

This is the second post of a 2-part series in which we talk about the concepts of blockchain and smart contracts, clarifying what they are, how they work, what they are for, and how they can shape the future.

The first part of the series talks about blockchain; it is important to be familiarized with the concept of blockchain in order to fully understand how smart contracts work, so it would be fantastic if you could go back and take a look at the first post of the series 😉 Don’t worry…

This article was originally posted on my blog.

Blockchain feels like a term that many people have heard about, but some of them don’t actually know what it is. There is a lot of misinformation about it.

I myself have had curiosity to learn what blockchain is for a long time, but never actually did so until recently, when I started working on a project that will use blockchain technology with smart contracts.

Blockchain has various applications, but the main one, and the one most people are familiarized with, is cryptocurrency. Now that cryptocurrencies are getting more popular, with Bitcoin…

Eduardo Ribeiro

MSc Software Engineering Student from Portugal.

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