What is blockchain? Certainly, with the huge hype around, you must have heard or come across this question – it might be even the reason why you are reading this book. Let’s discover in this first chapter from a developer’s standpoint, what’s behind the Hype.
As you might know, the Blockchain is an emerging technology that has the potential to dramatically revolutionize many different fields. This potential is primarily based on its ability to offer people a trustworthy channel to transfer value or real assets (Tokenization) over internet. Moving us thus, from the Internet of Information to the Internet of value and potentially causing breaking changes to the existing financial systems.