To help other more easily understand the complex world of cryptocurrencies I wrote to the local community college and suggested they teach a course on it.
To teach that class at my local community college on bitcoin and cryptocurrency, I wrote down all the info I thought I knew about the subject then looked up every point.
The end result is a large collection of information on and about Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies that I want to share with others. The information is divided into subjects below, feel free to use or share. This information was relevant in early 2016 and many things have happened since then.
- Information heavy introduction to Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies
- Bitcoin (the system) vs. bitcoin (the token)
- Some history of money
- Some history of computers
- Early history of Bitcoin
- History of Bitcoin 2015 to mid 2016
- Satoshi Nakamoto and people
- Use, wallet, misc
- Media coverage
- Beyond Bitcoin
- Additional sources and some links to security topics