Bitcoin and blockchain : history and current applications
Part of the Internet of Everything IoE series
In recent years, blockchain development has grown quickly from the original Bitcoin protocol to the second-generation Ethereum platform, and to today's process of building third-generation blockchains.
During this evolution, we can see how blockchain technology has evolved from its original form as a distributed database to becoming a fully fledged, globally distributed, cloud computing platform.
This book traces the past, present, and future of blockchain technology.
Presents the knowledge and history of BitcoinOffers blockchain applicationsDiscusses developing working code for real-world blockchain applicationsIncludes many real-life examplesCovers the original Bitcoin protocol to the second-generation Ethereum platformBitcoin and Blockchain: History and Current Applications is a useful reference for students, business schools, research scholars, practitioners, and business analytics professionals.