The Blockchain is the technology behind the digital currency Bitcoin. The blockchain is a secure, distributed and database, basically a shared public ledger of data and it is immutable – once on the blockchain, always on the blockchain.
As transactions are verified on the blockchain, the confirming miners in the decentralized network are rewarded in Bitcoin. There is much excitement around the blockchain and the potential uses thereof, such as contracts, shipping, food safety… ROMANCE and LOVE letters too!
“Block number 448064 on the Bitcoin blockchain contains a cryptic and romantic love letter written in the form of transactions”
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