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.

       



215 Stories by Chris Castiglione

Highlights from Blockstack Berlin

 Blockchain and Bitcoin “mania” has died down since December — and I couldn’t be more excited! Bitcoin is nearing a three month low sitting around...
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Changing Careers at 30: Are You Bold Enough To Do It?

You’ve been dreaming about it for almost a decade. You see it so clearly it’s almost three dimensional. You can practically taste the sweet...
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Bitcoin vs. Ethereum: What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between Bitcoin and Ethereum? First, it’s important to understand that there are two categories of digital coins: Cryptocurrencies (e.g. Bitcoin, Litecoin, ZCash,...
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What is IOTA? | A Definitive Guide

  IOTA (MIOTA) What is it? A distributed ledger protocol and cryptocurrency that operates with a  directed acyclic graph (DAG) instead of a blockchain. Inventor...
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Cryptocurrency Encyclopedia | A Definitive Guide

Our Cryptocurrency Encyclopedia is a list of the top blog posts, videos, books and podcasts so that you can save time as you begin...
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Dash vs. Monero | What’s the difference?

Dash and Monero are two cryptocurrencies with an emphasis on privacy and security. What problem are Dash and Monero solving? Dash and Monero are...
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Swift vs. Objective-C

Swift vs. Objective-C Apple just announced that Swift version 1.0 has been released. You can now submit your Swift apps to the App Store....
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What is the OmiseGO Cryptocurrency? | A Definitive Guide

OmiseGO aims be the largest decentralized financial network and payment remittance platform in the world. It is a multi-part project that is being built...
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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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