Dicryptionary

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MainNet

A blockchain usually have a mainnet (network) and a testnet (network). The mainnet is the network which will be used by all, it hosts the official blockchain of a cryptocurrency which holds the real value. [...]

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HODL

HODL, verb, to hold on to a cryptocurrency through market turbulence. Can be modified into a noun as HODLer, one who holds on to their currency. [...]

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Testnet

A testnet (network) is a network deployed to test new features and experiment with a blockchain. The testnet is tested before the official Mainnet launch of a cryptocurrency and will be used to test new updates and features before pushing them to the Mainnet. [...]

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NEO

NEO is a non-profit community-based blockchain project that utilizes blockchain technology and digital identity to digitize assets, to automate the management of digital assets using smart contracts, and to realize a "smart economy" with a distributed network. NEO was founded in 2014 and was real-time open source on GitHub in June 2015. [...]

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FUD

Acronym for Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt; News organizations and governments often spread it, it will drive the price down. [...]

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Litecoin

A cryptocurrency. Runs on a technology similar to the blockchain. [...]

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Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash, also referred to as “BCash”, is a fork of bitcoin designed to be used as an everyday currency for everyone. It came into existence after some in the bitcoin community thought that bitcoin strayed from Satoshi’s original idea. [...]

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Bitcoin

The original cryptocurrency. Uses the block chain for safe, secure, and decentralized transactions. [...]

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Blockchain

Simply a chain of blocks. [...]

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Ether

Ether is cryptocurrency that does not run on the blockchain. It runs on its own variation of the blockchain called, “The Etherium Network”. [...]

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Decentralized Exchange

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Loopring

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Testnet

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MainNet

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Litecoin

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FUD

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Bitcoin Cash

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Wraith Protocol

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Ether

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