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Best Cryptocurrency Books

We’ve scoured the web for every book on cryptocurrency and blockchain space and compiled a list of our top picks. There’s general knowledge books on the space as well as more technical reads on technologies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Monero.

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American Kingpin
The Epic Hunt for the Criminal Mastermind Behind the Silk Road
by Nick Bilton (May 29, 2018)
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. The unbelievable true story of the man who built a billion-dollar online drug empire from his bedroom--and almost got away with it In 2011, a twenty-six-year-old libertarian programmer named Ross Ulbricht launched the ultimate free market: the Silk Road, a clandestine Web site hosted on the Dark Web where anyone could tra...
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Casey Neistat
The Sovereign Individual
Mastering the Transition to the Information Age
by James Dale Davidson (Aug 26, 1999)
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Two renowned investment advisors and authors of the bestseller The Great Reckoning bring to light both currents of disaster and the potential for prosperity and renewal in the face of radical changes in human history as we move into the next century. The Sovereign Individual details strategies necessary for adapting financially to the next phase of...
The Age of Surveillance Capitalism
The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power
by Shoshana Zuboff (Jan 15, 2019)
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The challenges to humanity posed by the digital future, the first detailed examination of the unprecedented form of power called "surveillance capitalism," and the quest by powerful corporations to predict and control our behavior.In this masterwork of original thinking and research, Shoshana Zuboff provides startling insights into the phenomenon t...
Mastering Ethereum
Building Smart Contracts and DApps
by Andreas M. Antonopoulos (Dec 22, 2018)
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Ethereum represents the gateway to a worldwide, decentralized computing paradigm. This platform enables you to run decentralized applications (DApps) and smart contracts that have no central points of failure or control, integrate with a payment network, and operate on an open blockchain. With this practical guide, Andreas M. Antonopoulos and Gavin...
The Creature from Jekyll Island
A Second Look at the Federal Reserve
by G. Edward Griffin (Sep 11, 2010)
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The quintessential treatise on economics. Cussed and discussed by all from notable politicians to academicians to laypersons. Do you want to know the truth about money? Creature from Jekyll Island will give you the answers to these, and other, questions: Where does money come from? Where does it go? Who makes it? The money magicians' secrets are un...
Mastering Bitcoin
Unlocking Digital Cryptocurrencies
by Andreas M. Antonopoulos (Dec 19, 2014)
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Want to join the technological revolution that's taking the world of finance by storm? Mastering Bitcoin is your guide through the seemingly complex world of bitcoin, providing the requisite knowledge to help you participate in the internet of money. Whether you're building the next killer app, investing in a startup, or simply curious about the te...
Mastering Bitcoin (by Andreas Antonoupolos) is the go-to guide for learning more about the technicals of Bitcoin. If you already understand some of the above concepts and aren’t interested in reading about the basics, you can skip right to this book and get some of the most in-depth explanations with incredibly easy to understand writing and diagrams.     source
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Mark Russinovich
The Bitcoin Standard
The Decentralized Alternative to Central Banking
by Saifedean Ammous (Apr 24, 2018)
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Bitcoin is the newest technology for moneyfind out how it fits in the future.Bitcoin is the digital age's novel, decentralized, and automated solution to the problem of money: accessible worldwide, controlled by nobody. Can this young upstart money challenge the global monetary order? Economist Saifedean Ammous traces the history of the technologie...
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Max Keiser
Digital Gold
Bitcoin and the Inside Story of the Misfits and Millionaires Trying to Reinvent Money
by Nathaniel Popper (May 24, 2016)
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New York Times Book Review Editors ChoiceSHORTLISTED FOR THE 2015 FINANCIAL TIMES AND MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEARA New York Times technology and business reporter charts the dramatic rise of Bitcoin and the fascinating personalities who are striving to create a new global money for the Internet age.Digital Gold is New York Times reporter Nat...
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Linda Xie
The Internet of Money
A collection of talks by Andreas M. Antonopoulos
by Andreas M. Antonopoulos (Aug 29, 2016)
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The Internet of Money is a collection of inspiring and visionary talks by world-renowned bitcoin expert Andreas M. Antonopoulos, describing the future of money in an approachable, engaging and amusing way suitable for all audiences, whether technical or not. Andreas M. Antonopoulos has delivered more than 150 talks on the topic of bitcoin and block...
Andreas is one of the most influential Bitcoin speakers in the world and continues to travel the world to speak at Bitcoin conferences and meetups. In these books, Andreas talks about Bitcoin and how it relates to the internet in its early days. Instead of Bitcoin being an inter-net (international network) of media and information, he highlights how Bitcoin is an internet of money and how it will disrupt banking monopolies the same way that the internet disrupted media monopolies.     source
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Peter Jennings
Creating the Twentieth Century
Technical Innovations of 1867-1914 and Their Lasting Impact (Technical Revolutions and Their Lasting Impact)
by Vaclav Smil (Aug 25, 2005)
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The period between 1867 and 1914 remains the greatest watershed in human history since the emergence of settled agricultural societies: the time when an expansive civilization based on synergy of fuels, science, and technical innovation was born. At its beginnings in the 1870s were dynamite, the telephone, photographic film, and the first light bul...
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Bill Gates
The Infinite Machine
How an Army of Crypto-hackers Is Building the Next Internet with Ethereum
by Camila Russo (Jul 14, 2020)
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Written with the verve of such works as The Big Short, The History of the Future, and The Spider Network, here is the fascinating, true story of the rise of Ethereum, the second-biggest digital asset in the world, the growth of cryptocurrency, and the future of the internet as we know it.Everyone has heard of Bitcoin, but few know about the second ...
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Tyler Cowen
Applied Cryptography
Protocols, Algorithms, and Source Code in C
by Bruce Schneier (Oct 17, 1996)
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"…the best introduction to cryptography I've ever seen. … The book the National Security Agency wanted never to be published." –Wired Magazine "…monumental… fascinating… comprehensive… the definitive work on cryptography for computer programmers…" –Dr. Dobb's Journal"…easily ranks as one of the most authoritative in its field." —PC Magazine"…the bi...
Blockchain Bubble or Revolution
The Present and Future of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
by Neel Mehta (Jun 12, 2019)
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Some experts say that cryptocurrencies and blockchains are just a scam; others say they're "the most important invention since the internet." It's hard to tell who's right. Authored by Product Managers from Google, Microsoft, and Facebook, Bubble or Revolution cuts through the hype to offer a balanced, comprehensive, and accessible analysis of bloc...
Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital
The Dynamics of Bubbles and Golden Ages
by Carlota Perez (Apr 25, 2003)
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"Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital" presents a novel interpretation of the good and bad times in the economy, taking a long-term perspective and linking technology and finance in an original and convincing way. Carlota Perez draws upon Schumpeter's theories of the clustering of innovations to explain why each technological revolution ...
Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies
A Comprehensive Introduction
by Arvind Narayanan (Jul 19, 2016)
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Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies provides a comprehensive introduction to the revolutionary yet often misunderstood new technologies of digital currency. Whether you are a student, software developer, tech entrepreneur, or researcher in computer science, this authoritative and self-contained book tells you everything you need to know about t...
Bitcoin Billionaires
A True Story of Genius, Betrayal, and Redemption
by Ben Mezrich (May 21, 2019)
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The fascinating story of brothers Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss's big bet on crypto-currency and its dazzling pay-off.Planning to start careers as venture capitalists, the brothers quickly discover that no one will take their money after their fight with Zuckerberg. While nursing their wounds in Ibiza, they accidentally run into an eccentric charact...
Inventing Bitcoin
The Technology Behind the First Truly Scarce and Decentralized Money Explained
by Yan Pritzker (Jun 17, 2019)
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Bitcoin may well be the greatest invention of our time, and most people have no idea what it is, or how it works. Walking through its invention step by step, this short two hour read is critical before you invest. No technical expertise required! Read it, then share it with your loved ones. "Having read virtually every Bitcoin explainer, I believe ...
Inventing Bitcoin (by Yan Pritzker) is the best book to learn about Bitcoin in simple terms.     source
The Little Bitcoin Book
Why Bitcoin Matters for Your Freedom, Finances, and Future
by Bitcoin Collective (Aug 13, 2019)
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You've probably heard about Bitcoin on the news or heard it being discussed by your friends or colleagues. How come the price keeps changing? Is Bitcoin a good investment? How does it even have value? Why do people keep talking about it like it's going to change the world?The Little Bitcoin Book tells the story of what's wrong with money today, and...
Serious Cryptography
A Practical Introduction to Modern Encryption
by Jean-Philippe Aumasson (Nov 06, 2017)
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Serious Cryptography is the much anticipated review of modern cryptography by cryptographer JP Aumasson. This is a book for readers who want to understand how cryptography works in today's world. The book is suitable for a wide audience, yet is filled with mathematical concepts and meaty discussions of how the various cryptographic mechanisms work....
An Altcoin Trader's Handbook
by Nik Patel (Jun 06, 2018)
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No doubt you will have seen or heard about the fervour that surrounded cryptocurrencies in 2017, and many of you may have dismissed them as a legitimate asset class; many may have felt a quiet interest but a looming fear; others undoubtedly felt drawn towards the allure of cryptocurrencies and altcoins (and any of the other innumerable names) yet l...
Programming Bitcoin
Learn How to Program Bitcoin from Scratch
by Jimmy Song (Mar 04, 2019)
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Dive into Bitcoin technology with this hands-on guide from one of the leading teachers on Bitcoin and Bitcoin programming. Author Jimmy Song shows Python programmers and developers how to program a Bitcoin library from scratch. You'll learn how to work with the basics, including the math, blocks, network, and transactions behind this popular crypto...
The Price of Tomorrow
Why Deflation is the Key to an Abundant Future
by Jeff Booth (Jan 14, 2020)
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"Your world view will transform instantly" - Salim Ismail, Best Selling Author of 'Exponential Organizations'...
Sovereignty through mathematics
by Knut Svanholm (May 18, 2019)
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What makes Bitcoin so special? What sets Bitcoin apart from every other monetary asset that preceded it? What is a monetary asset in the first place? What is money? What is inflation? Who benefits from it? What is scarcity? Is Bitcoin's mining process wasteful? Is Bitcoin a religion or a rejection of religious beliefs? All of this and more, inside....
Knut does a great job of explaining some things about Bitcoin with some simple mathematical ideas surrounding bitcoin. He has some very unique perspectives on the mathematical principles of Bitcoin. He refers to Bitcoin as a mathematical battery that allows anyone to put energy in and get a scarce token out. This model allows humans to achieve sovereignty through mathematics.     source
Bitcoin & Black America
by Isaiah Jackson (Jul 09, 2019)
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Ready for a change in black economics? Join the Bitcoin revolution. Bitcoin and Black America is a dynamic new book that explores the synergy between black economics, Bitcoin and blockchain technology. The global financial system is changing and the digital revolution will not be televised.Explore how to incorporate Bitcoin into your business, job ...
The Basics of Bitcoins and Blockchains
An Introduction to Cryptocurrencies and the Technology that Powers Them (Cryptography, Crypto Trading, Digital Assets)
by Antony Lewis (Sep 15, 2018)
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#1 Amazon New Release! ─ Understand Bitcoin, blockchains, and cryptocurrency with this clear and comprehensible guide...
Mastering Monero
The future of private transactions
by SerHack (Dec 20, 2018)
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"Mastering Monero - The future of private transactions" is the newest resource to help you learn everything that you want to know about the cryptocurrency Monero. The book, available in electronic and physical form, provides the knowledge you need to participate in this exciting grassroots, open-source, decentralized, community-driven privacy pro...
Grokking Bitcoin
by Kalle Rosenbaum (Apr 27, 2019)
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SummaryIf you think Bitcoin is just an alternative currency for geeks, it's time to think again. Grokking Bitcoin opens up this powerful distributed ledger system, exploring the technology that enables applications both for Bitcoin-based financial transactions and using the blockchain for registering physical property ownership. With this fully ill...
Kalle uses the example of a spreadsheet in an office environment to explain how a company might want to issue their own currency called “Cookie Tokens” to buy cookies from the office cafe. In order to get around all of the centralized trust issues, the office employees slowly find a way to eliminate the need for any trusted parties to manage this cookie token system by using digital signatures and computers that compete to be able to add transactions to the cookie token ledger. The end result is a completely decentralized and trustless system that doesn’t rely on any third parties. Sound familiar?     source
Why Buy Bitcoin
Investing Today in the Money of Tomorrow
by Andy Edstrom (Sep 02, 2019)
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Some people still view Bitcoin as a startup. But despite being declared dead many times by the mainstream media, Bitcoin grows stronger every year. What's going on? It's not too late to learn about Bitcoin and invest. Bitcoin's value has grown exponentially over multiple boom and bust cycles spanning a decade. Bitcoin is an Internet-native phenomen...
The Book of Satoshi
The Collected Writings of Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto
by Phil Champagne (Jun 14, 2014)
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Have you, like the rest of the world, speculated as to the identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, anonymous creator of Bitcoin? The world's first cryptocurrency, Bitcoin went online in 2009 and has since revolutionized our concepts of currency and money. Not supported by any government or central bank, completely electronic, Bitcoin is a virtual currency ba...
This Book Will Save You Time
by Misir Mahmudov (May 12, 2020)
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The only limited resource is human time. Everything else can be made, bought or created. Our life is made up of around 600,000 hours and every second is of infinite value. We live in an attention economy where corporations are fighting for our time with the goal of monetizing our every second. The money we use loses value and devalues our time thro...
Independence reimagined
by Knut Svanholm (Apr 19, 2020)
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This follow-up to "Bitcoin: Sovereignty Through Mathematics" describes the old boxes we have been operating within, and how Bitcoin encourages us to challenge and reshape them. It takes the reader deeper down the rabbit hole and reveals how the honey badger that lives there is still indifferent to people's opinions about it....
If there is one key takeaway from this book it is that absolute mathematical scarcity was a discovery rather than an invention and any attempts to try to duplicate it will fail since the very thing discovered was resistance to duplication.     source
Cryptocurrency Investing For Dummies
by Kiana Danial (Mar 05, 2019)
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The ultimate guide to the world of cryptocurrencies!While the cryptocurrency market is known for its volatility--and this volatility is often linked to the ever-changing regulatory environment of the industry--the entire cryptocurrency market is expected to reach a total value of $1 trillion this year. If you want to get in on the action, this book...
The Dreams of Reason
The Computer and the Rise of the Sciences of Complexity
by Heinz R. Pagels (Jun 01, 1989)
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In the provocative, enlightening style of James Gleick's Chaos, The Dreams of Reason reveals how the conjunction of the revolutionary new sciences and computer technology is changing our view of reality....
21 Lessons
What I've Learned from Falling Down the Bitcoin Rabbit Hole
by Gigi (Dec 18, 2019)
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Falling down the Bitcoin rabbit hole is a strange experience. Like many others, I feel like I have learned more in the last couple of years studying Bitcoin than I have during two decades of formal education. The following lessons are a distillation of what I’ve learned. First published as an article series titled “What I’ve Learned From Bitcoin,” ...
Following an Alice In Wonderland theme, Gigi takes his readers through 21 simple life lessons about many different aspects of what bitcoin is, how it’s being used, and its implications for the future.     source
Bitcoin Clarity
The Complete Beginners Guide to Understanding
by Kiara Bickers (May 07, 2020)
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Why do people still not understand the blockchain? Is Bitcoin a bubble? Is crypto a scam? People don’t understand Bitcoin, not because it’s complicated—and it is complicated, but because even understanding the basics requires the introduction of tons of new concepts. For most people, it can be overwhelming to try and grasp mining, secret and publ...
Rethinking Money
How New Currencies Turn Scarcity into Prosperity
by Bernard Lietaer (Feb 04, 2013)
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As the United States struggles and the economies of Europe stagger, we fail to see a way out of this agonizing cycle of repeated financial meltdowns. In fact, there are thousands of ways to solve not only our recurring fiscal crises but our ongoing social and ecological debacles as well. Solutions are already in place where terrible problems once e...
From Bitcoin to Burning Man and Beyond
The Quest for Identity and Autonomy in a Digital Society
by John H. Clippinger (Jan 01, 2014)
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The Bitcoin Revolution
Why Bitcoin Will Change Currency Forever
by Dominick Barbato (Aug 01, 2018)
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How Money Got Free
Bitcoin and the Fight for the Future of Finance
by Brian Patrick Eha (May 09, 2017)
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In the space of a few years, Bitcoin has gone from an idea ignored or maligned by almost everyone to an asset with a market cap of more than $12 billion. Venture capital firms, Goldman Sachs, the New York Stock Exchange, and billionaires such as Richard Branson and Peter Thiel have invested more than $1 billion in companies built on this groundbrea...
Handbook of Digital Currency
Bitcoin, Innovation, Financial Instruments, and Big Data
by David LEE Kuo Chuen (May 12, 2015)
Incorporating currencies, payment methods, and protocols that computers use to talk to each other, digital currencies are poised to grow in use and importance. The Handbook of Digital Currency gives readers a way to learn about subjects outside their specialties and provides authoritative background and tools for those whose primary source of infor...
Blockchain Technology Explained
The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide About Blockchain Wallet, Mining, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Zcash, Monero, Ripple, Dash, IOTA And Smart Contracts
by Alan T. Norman (Dec 11, 2017)
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Instead of talking about investing, this book will focus on how blockchain technology works and how it might be used in the future. Topics you can expect to see in this book include: ● What problem does blockchain solve? ● How can technology make our institutions faster and less expensive? ● Could technology replace our institutions (like governmen...
The Innovative Investor's Guide to Bitcoin and Beyond
by Chris Burniske (Oct 19, 2017)
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The innovative investor's guide to an entirely new asset class--from two experts on the cutting edgeOne of the fastest growing investment opportunities in the world today, blockchain assets such as bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are changing the way investors think, use, and grow their money. This clear, concise, and accessible guide from two i...
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Attack of the 50 Foot Blockchain
Bitcoin, Blockchain, Ethereum & Smart Contracts
by David Gerard (Jul 24, 2017)
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“Ross Ulbricht had been doing all his Silk Road work from his main daily laptop. One afternoon in September 2013, he was sitting in a library, using their wifi to administer the site, and talking to a friend in the site’s online chat. Two apparently-homeless people started arguing loudly behind him; he turned to look, and the slight young woman usi...
Blockchain Basics
A Non-Technical Introduction in 25 Steps
by Daniel Drescher (Mar 15, 2017)
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In 25 concise steps, you will learn the basics of blockchain technology. No mathematical formulas, program code, or computer science jargon are used. No previous knowledge in computer science, mathematics, programming, or cryptography is required. Terminology is explained through pictures, analogies, and metaphors.This book bridges the gap that exi...
And Other Laws of Cyberspace, Version 2.0
by Lawrence Lessig (Dec 04, 2006)
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Should cyberspace be regulated? How can it be done? It's a cherished belief of techies and net denizens everywhere that cyberspace is fundamentally impossible to regulate. Harvard Professor Lawrence Lessig warns that, if we're not careful we'll wake up one day to discover that the character of cyberspace has changed from under us. Cyberspace will n...
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Blockchain and the Law
The Rule of Code
by Primavera De Filippi (Sep 03, 2019)
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Bitcoin has been hailed as an Internet marvel and decried as the preferred transaction vehicle for criminals. It has left nearly everyone without a computer science degree confused: how do you "mine" money from ones and zeros?The answer lies in a technology called blockchain. A general-purpose tool for creating secure, decentralized, peer-to-peer a...
Ultimate guide to understanding blockchain, bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, smart contracts and the future of money.
by Mark Gates (Dec 21, 2017)
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"On the internet, nobody knows you're a dog." - Peter Steiner On the blockchain, nobody knows you're a fridge." - Richard Gendal Brown Blockchain technology has been called the greatest innovation since the internet. Governments and companies are rushing to implement blockchain technology in a range of areas that could impact every person on the pl...
The future of money?
by Dominic Frisby (Jan 14, 2015)
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'Bitcoin is one of the most important innovations of our time - it will transform the way we do business. Dominic Frisby has written a great account. Read it and glimpse into the future' -Sir Richard Branson In 2008, while the world was busy panicking about the global financial crisis, a computer programmer called Satoshi Nakamoto posted a message ...
The Starfish and the Spider
The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations
by Ori Brafman (Jul 29, 2008)
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If you cut off a spider?s head, it dies; if you cut off a starfish?s leg it grows a new one, and that leg can grow into an entirely new starfish. Traditional top-down organizations are like spiders, but now starfish organizations are changing the face of business and the world. What?s the hidden power behind the success of Wikipedia, craigslist, an...
The Age of Cryptocurrency
How Bitcoin and the Blockchain Are Challenging the Global Economic Order
by Paul Vigna (Jan 12, 2016)
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Bitcoin became a buzzword overnight. A cyber-enigma with an enthusiastic following, it pops up in headlines and fuels endless media debate. You can apparently use it to buy anything from coffee to cars, yet few people seem to truly understand what it is. This raises the question: Why should anyone care about bitcoin?In The Age of Cryptocurrency, Wa...
The Heretic's Guide to Global Finance
Hacking the Future of Money
by Brett Scott (May 08, 2013)
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Popular anger against bankers and financial speculators has never been greater, yet the practical workings of the system remain opaque to many people. The Heretic's Guide to Global Finance aims to bridge the gap between protest slogans and practical proposals for reform.As a stockbroker turned campaigner, Brett Scott has a unique understanding of l...
Bitcoin For Dummies
by Prypto (Apr 03, 2016)
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Learn the ins and outs of Bitcoin so you can get started today Bitcoin For Dummies is the fast, easy way to start trading crypto currency, with clear explanations and expert advice for breaking into this exciting new market. Understanding the mechanisms and risk behind Bitcoin can be a challenge, but this book breaks it down into easy-to-understand...
The Truth Machine
The Blockchain and the Future of Everything
by Paul Vigna (Feb 27, 2018)
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"Views differ on bitcoin, but few doubt the transformative potential of Blockchain technology. The Truth Machine is the best book so far on what has happened and what may come along. It demands the attention of anyone concerned with our economic future." --Lawrence H. Summers, Charles W. Eliot University Professor and President Emeritus at Harvard,...
Blockchain Revolution
How the Technology Behind Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Is Changing the World
by Don Tapscott (Jun 12, 2018)
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MAJORLY EXPANDED WITH NEW MATERIAL ON CRYPTOASSETS, ICOs, SMART CONTRACTS, DIGITAL IDENTITY AND MORE The definitive book on how the technology behind bitcoin and cryptocurrency is changing the world.Blockchain is the ingeniously simple technology that powers Bitcoin. But it is much more than that, too. It is a public ledger to which everyone has ac...
Digital Cash
The Unknown History of the Anarchists, Utopians, and Technologists Who Created Cryptocurrency
by Finn Brunton (Jun 25, 2019)
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The fascinating untold story of digital cash and its creators—from experiments in the 1970s to the mania over Bitcoin and other cryptocurrenciesBitcoin may appear to be a revolutionary form of digital cash without precedent or prehistory. In fact, it is only the best-known recent experiment in a long line of similar efforts going back to the 1970s....
Blueprint for a New Economy
by Melanie Swan (Feb 16, 2015)
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Bitcoin is starting to come into its own as a digital currency, but the blockchain technology behind it could prove to be much more significant. This book takes you beyond the currency ("Blockchain 1.0") and smart contracts ("Blockchain 2.0") to demonstrate how the blockchain is in position to become the fifth disruptive computing paradigm after ma...
Introducing Ethereum and Solidity
Foundations of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Programming for Beginners
by Chris Dannen (Mar 17, 2017)
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Learn how to use Solidity and the Ethereum project - second only to Bitcoin in market capitalization. Blockchain protocols are taking the world by storm, and the Ethereum project, with its Turing-complete scripting language Solidity, has rapidly become a front-runner. This book presents the blockchain phenomenon in context; then situates Ethereum i...
Building Blockchain Projects
Building decentralized Blockchain applications with Ethereum and Solidity
by Narayan Prusty (Apr 27, 2017)
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Investing in Ethereum
The Ultimate Guide to Learning--and Profiting from--Cryptocurrencies
by Oscar Flynt (Jul 14, 2016)
Discover the secrets to trading cryptocurrency on the Ethereum network. In May of 2016, the value token of Ethereum, ether, was worth north of one billion dollars Ethereum is now one of the hottest platforms to trade cryptocurrency on today. It's growing by leaps and bounds every day, and it offers a different range of services that Bitcoin just d...
Bitcoin and Blockchain Security
by Ghassan Karame (Aug 31, 2016)
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There is a lot of buzz about Bitcoin and Blockchain lately, our expert authors will help to answer some imperative questions about the security involved in this new digital asset and ledger. This comprehensive new resource presents a thorough overview and analysis of the security and privacy provisions of Bitcoin and its underlying blockchain cli...