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Explain Like I'm 5: Bite sized answers to stuff you should know about - in a mini podcast

Jul 19, 2019

How does Bitcoin it work? How do I get it? What is the blockchain? What is mining? Why are ASIC and GPU or video cards used instead of a more general purpose CPU?


... We explain like i'm five!


This episode mentions a shout out to the Unchained Podcast which you can find here:


Thank you to the r/explainlikeimfive community, and specifically the following reddit users whose questions and responses formed the basis of this conversation: concise_pirate, mmessina978, stefanutzu212 & eskelsar


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