Blockchain Mastered: Beyond Cryptomania
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Blockchain Mastered: Beyond Cryptomania

You will quickly become a master of blockchain subjects such as Bitcoin, smart contracts, Ethereum and Proof-of-Work
4.1 (145 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
3,481 students enrolled
Created by Dragos Barosan
Last updated 2/2018
English
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Current price: $77.99 Original price: $129.99 Discount: 40% off
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This course includes
  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Assignments
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You will have the confidence and competence to talk with anyone about blockchain subjects like Proof-of-Work, Bitcoin and Smart Contracts
  • You will have the important insights required to avoid blockchain and cryptocurrency related scams
  • You will have the necessary resources and knowledge to get started yourself in the world of blockchain
  • You will be ready to tackle more advanced blockchain topics (e.g. smart contract development)
Requirements
  • You should have a genuine interest in learning something new
  • No prior knowledge about blockchain, Bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency is required
  • You should be able to understand basic high-school math concepts (e.g. what is a function)
  • You should have a basic understanding about computers
Description

Blockchain, Bitcoin, Ethereum and a lot of other cryptocurrencies are all around you in 2018.

If you answer yes to any of the following questions then waste no time and sign up for this is the perfect course for you!

- Are you tired of hearing only hype about blockchain, Bitcoin, Ethereum and cryptocurrencies, without any real information? 

You came to the right place. In this course we don't hype, we present the facts of blockchain technologies, including the ones that most do not want you to know.

- Are you tired of being left out of blockchain and cryptocurrency discussions whenever you are at work or with friends? 

We give you all the information that you require to be competent and have unique point of views regarding blockchain and cryptocurrencies.

- You receive a lot of advertisements for investing in digital tokens and new cryptocurrencies and do not know which ones are legit and which ones are scams? 

In this course you will receive the insights of how to recognize the warning signs of possible blockchain and cryptocurrency scams.

- Are you a busy professional or businessman looking on understanding quickly the concepts of blockchain in order to pursue a project in this domain? 

3 hours of lectures will give you all the required foundation concepts on which you can then start building your blockchain project.


Look at the course contents and see that we will be answering the following questions:

  • What problem does blockchain solve?
  • Where can blockchain be used?
  • How does blockchain enable cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin to work?
  • How does blockchain provide security and what attacks it prevents?
  • What is Ethereum?
  • What are smart contracts?
  • What are the biggest misconceptions about blockchain technologies?
  • How to get started with blockchain?

All the above and a lot more will be answered!

Stop hesitating and start the journey!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants an in depth view on the principles and concepts of blockchain
  • Anyone who wants to go beyond the hype of cryptocurrencies they see on TV or online
  • Anyone who wants to invest in a blockchain technology
  • Business people that want to start a blockchain project
  • Anyone who feels like learning something new
Course content
Expand all 24 lectures 03:13:42
+ The why of blockchain
4 lectures 27:34
What problem does blockchain solve ?
05:53
What can we use for blockchain technology? Part 1
07:18
What can we use for blockchain technology? Part 2
09:19
First steps of understanding
1 question
+ The how of blockchain
11 lectures 01:18:19
What is blockchain - high level view
03:52
High level view of blockchain
1 question
Hashes
04:36
Understanding Hashes
2 questions
What is blockchain - the data structure
12:37
The blockchain datastructure
2 questions
Identities on the chain
06:02
Digital signatures
1 question
UTXO vs Accounts
04:28
UTXO vs Accounts
1 question
What is blockchain - the network
07:12
The blockchain network
2 questions
Consensus on the blockchain
3 questions
Incentives
09:23
Incentives
2 questions
Proof of work
08:36
Proof of work
2 questions
The Bitcoin puzzle
02:33
Forks in the chain
07:27
Blockchain forks
2 questions
+ Blockchain 2.0
3 lectures 37:16
Ethereum
09:36
Ethereum
2 questions
Smart contracts
14:12
Smart contracts
2 questions
The DAO hack - a cautionary tale of ICOs
13:28
+ Getting started yourself
5 lectures 47:20
Common misconceptions - Part 1
10:34
Common misconceptions - Part 2
10:55
The over-hype of blockchain - Speculation and ICOs
14:37
Getting started yourself
09:44
Before you leave
01:30