Blockchain/Bitcoin for beginners 2: Hashing, blockchain networks, blockchain browser

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Episode two of my series on Blockchain/Bitcoin. I build on the physical analogy in the first episode and explain the basic concepts behind a real blockchain network. Then go on to talk about hashing, and then give a live demo of the real Bitcoin blockchain to illustrate what a real blockchain looks like Bitcoin Blockchain browser https://blockchain.info Online hash calculator - great way to practice and familiarise with hash functions - one of the most important building blocks of Blockchain/Bitcoin http://www.fileformat.info/tool/hash.htm Course to date (previous videos) 1. https://youtu.be/xwA2TkcAQgQ