Blockchain

How does Ethereum work, anyway?

Odds are you’ve heard about the Ethereum blockchain, whether or not you know what it is. It’s been in the news a lot lately, including the cover of some major magazines, but reading those articles…

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Coding

What programming language should I pick? Should I focus on front-end? Back-end? Machine learning?

Anyone who has embarked on this journey to learn how to code has came across this question. Your first thought might have been to google it. Next thing you know, you realize that the internet is…

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Blockchain

The Synergies Gained from Building on Ethereum’s Decentralized App Ecosystem

When the first home telephones were being installed in the 1870s, the companies selling them had a problem: phones aren’t very useful if you can only call a few people. However, this challenge got…

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Blockchain

Blockchains don’t scale. Not today, at least. But there’s hope.

The first Bitcoin paper was first released in 2008. My excitement about the potential of blockchain technology has been building ever since. Decentralized digital currency, once just a far-fetched…

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Coding

I’ve done programming tutorials. Now what?

This week’s question for my Ask Preethi series is about how to go from simply doing tutorials to the actually building real world applications. So, you decided to learn to code and maybe went through…

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Coding

Should I go back to school to get a Computer Science degree?

This week’s question for my “Ask Preethi’ series is one that’s near and dear to me, because I too once struggled to figure out the right answer. “I have been teaching myself to code for almost a year…

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