http://www.castig.org Teacher at One Month. Faculty at Columbia University where I teach Digital Literacy. I write about coding, the internet, and social impact.

       



196 Stories by Chris Castiglione

What is Monero (XMR)? | The definitive guide

Monero is a truly anonymous cryptocurrency  The sender is anonymous, the receiver is anonymous, and the amounts are anonymous. Monero has other competition in...
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Bitcoin (BCT) vs. Litecoin (LTC) | What’s the difference?

Bitcoin and Litecoin are both cryptocurrencies Today, money is created and managed by individual countries (e.g. the US issues USD, England issues pounds, etc)....
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What Is FTP (File Transfer Protocol) and How Do I Use It?

File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is one of the easiest ways to upload a website to the Internet. The FTP is a protocol that was first...
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What is FTP (File Transfer Protocol) and How Do I Use it?

If you have a website and you want to update your coding files (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, etc) then you’ll need to know the...
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Bluehost vs. HostGator (2019) – Which is The Best Web Hosting?

Bluehost vs. Hostgator eh? Both Bluehost and HostGator have been around since the early 2000s and are both great choices for Web Hosting. Each offers...
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Is Bitcoin dead? Thoughts on the Bitcoin crash

Bitcoin dropped 30% in value this week. Today it’s still down. Many friends and students emailed me, “Chris is Bitcoin dead?” Here’s a video...
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5 Essential Books for Learning Bitcoin and Blockchain

How do you learn about Bitcoin and Blockchain? First, it’s important to know there are five audiences Bitcoin appeals to: the bitcoin user (someone...
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30 Examples of Famous WordPress Sites

WordPress is a content management system (CMS) that gives users an out-of-the-box publishing solution. In plain English? WordPress helps you make a blog really easily....
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HTML vs CSS: What’s the Difference?

HTML and CSS are the two fundamental languages for building any website. What’s the difference? First off, HTML and CSS aren’t the same. They...
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