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Smart contracts – Simply Explained

Smart contracts (also called distributed apps) are very popular nowadays. But what are they and what problems do they solve? The term “smart contract” was first used by Nick Szabo in 1997, long before Bitcoin was created. He is a computer scientist, law scholar and cryptographer so I’ll spare you his exact words. But in

This Way to ‘Conjunction Junction’

♫ Conjunction junction what’s your function ♫ Hooking up two boxcars and making them function ♫ Conjunction junction what’s your function – [Bob] That’s one of my most popular songs, huh? Conjunction Junction. – [Narrator] In 1971, Bob Dorough, oh that’s Bob. – Hi. – [Narrator] Someone asked him. – Let’s put the multiplication tables