One of the things about crypto  is that there’s a lot of jargon. And, in my mission to simplify crypto here on this site, I need to take the time to define these things. So, what is an “altcoin”? It’s pretty simple, really. Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency. The first coin. It is also the biggest kahuna in

What, exactly, is blockchain? Here’s a simple, plain English description of blockchain technology, how it works, and the impact on the world.