Dicryptionary

Testnet

Sign in now and start to add new words and definitions. Sign in

Top definition

Ilyass, @ilytab
0x1e73e128cedb4b6aa84a5e591f5bb0aefa6f8a9e

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.

Ask someone on twitter for a definition

Mark Karpelès
Creator of Mt. Gox
Daniel Wang
Creator of the Loopring Protocol
Tim Draper
Founder of DFJ Venture Capital, advocate for blockchain technologies and early investor in Bitcoin
Charlie Lee
Creator of Litecoin
Brad Garlinghouse
CEO at Ripple
CZ
CEO of Binance
Linda Xie
Co-Founder of Scalar Capital and advisor at 0x Project
Justin Sun
Founder of Tron Foundation
Ben Davenport
Co-Founder of BitGo
Malcolm Lerider
Senior R&D Manager at NEO Blockchain
Marc Hochstein
Managing editor at CoinDesk
Laura Shin
Forbes' senior editor of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology coverage and host of the Unchained podcast
Chris Burniske
Partner at Placeholder VC and author of "Cryptoassets: The Innovative Investor's Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond"
Joey Krug
Founder of Augur
Jackson Palmer
Creator of Dogecoin
Nick Szabo
Creator of "bit gold" and Blockchain and cryptocurrency pioneer.
Chris Coney
Host of The Cryptoverse
Jason Calacanis
Founder of Inside
Tuur Demeester
Editor-in-Chief at Adamant Research
Jimmy Song
Prominent blockchain developer and entrepreneur
Fred Ehrsam
Previously co-founder of Coinbase and is now working on building decentralized blockchain applications
Patrick Dai
Founder of Qtum, Thinker and Doer
Roger Ver
World's first Investor in Bitcoin startups
Brian Armstrong
Co-founder & CEO at @Coinbase
Erik Finman
Teenage Bitcoin Millionaire
JUNΞ
CEO of Omise & Founder of OmiseGo
Wang Chun
F2 Pool Owner
David Sønstebø
Founder of IOTA
Don Tapscott
Co-founder and Executive Director at Blockchain Research Institute
Erik Voorhees
CEO of ShapeShift
Ethan Fast
NEX co-founder
Da Hongfei
Co-Founder of NEO and OnChain
Stefano Bernardi
Creator of TokenEconomy
Cameron Winklevoss
Co-Founder & President at Gemini
Stephan Tual
Co-Founder of AtlasNeue and Slock.it. Former COO of Ethereum
George Kikvadze
Executive Vice Chairman at BitFury Group
Charles Hoskinson
Co-Founder of Ethereum and CEO of IOHK
Balaji S. Srinivasan
CTO of Coinbase
Hugo Amsellem
Director, Berlin at @_TheFamily
Elizabeth Stark
Co-Founder of Lightning Labs
Fred Wilson
Co-Founder of Union Square Ventures (investor in Coinbase). Wilson writes regularly about cryptocurrencies at AVC.com
Chris Dixon
General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz
Juan Benet
Founder of Protocol Labs and Creator of IPFS
Zooko Wilcox
Founder & CEO of ZCash
John McAfee
Shitcoins lover
Peter Todd
One of Bitcoin's most prominent open source developers
Adam Back
Inventor of Hashcash. Co-Founder & CEO of Blockstream
Marc Andreessen
Founder of Andreessen Horowitz
Kris Marszalek
Co-Founder & CEO of Monaco
Brad Laurie
Youtuber @BlockchainBrad
Pomp
Partner at Morgan Creek Blockchain Capital
Naval Ravikant
Co-Founder and CEO of AngelList
Tony Gallippi
Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of BitPay
Gavin Andresen
Bitcoin developer since 2010
Dr. Julian Hosp
Co-Founder of TenX
Arianna Simpson
Early stage investor with close to 40 investments in the crypto space to date
Alex Xu
Director of Operations at 0x Project
Chris Giancarlo
CFTC Chairman
Tyler Winklevoss
Co-Founder & CEO of Gemini
Frédéric Montagnon
Founder & CEO at Legolas Exchange
Vinny Lingham
Co-Founder & CEO of Civic
Andreas M. Antonopoulos
Author of "Mastering Bitcoin" and "The Internet of Money"
Thibauld Favre
CEO of @_Decusis
Nick Abouzeid
Ex-Writer at Bitcoin Magazine
Bobby Lee
CEO & Co-Founder of BTCC, China's first bitcoin exchange
Clément
Creator of Dicryptionary
Charlie Shrem
Co-Founder of the Bitcoin Foundation
Eric Larchevêque
CEO of Ledger
Vitalik Buterin
Creator of Ethereum
Jihan Wu
Co-founder of BITMAIN