Understanding the blockchain
This is a five-part series explaining the blockchain for the curious, non-technical reader:
Part 1: E-gold, Napster, and BitTorrent: A brief history of decentralization.
Part 2: How to make decentralized, digital cash.
Part 3: Why did the creator of Bitcoin want decentralized, digital cash?
Part 4: How Blockchain privacy protects consumers while thwarting mass surveillance.
Part 5: Going beyond money: open, borderless, neutral, and censorship resistant exchange.