A Plain English Guide to Cryptocurrency:

Blockchain, Bitcoins, and Cryptocurrency Terminologies Explained the Easiest Way Even Your Grandma Can Understand
Narrated by: J.D. Phillippi
Length: 1 hr and 41 mins
Categories: Business & Careers
5 out of 5 stars (96 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Learn new things, invest now, and get rewarded in the future!

A Plain English Guide to Cryptocurrency is a book made specifically for people who want to understand the new digital coins but are having a hard time with the terminologies.

Words you haven't heard before like cryptography, ripple, halve, hash, block, encryption, radeon, dogecoin, ico, and other terms will make your brain bleed. With the continuous hype in Bitcoin, you can't help but be curious about it. But sometimes, things are just so hard to understand. Well, not anymore!

With this book, you will: 

  • Know in simple English how cryptocurrency works
  • Identify the most promising coins and which are the best ones
  • Understand what networks, nano ledger, and public key are and how crypto can remove banks from the picture
  • Decide if it is the right form of investment for you
  • Be able to explain cryptocurrency to anyone, even to your Grandma
©2017 Edward A. Harrod (P)2018 Edward A. Harrod

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I really love this audiobook!

Every aspect of bitcoin and other currencies and the blockchain advantages covered so thoroughly! I really love this audiobook!

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I found this book highly understandable.

I found this book highly understandable and engaging. Recommended listening for anyone interested in this potentially game-changing technology.

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A highly accessible manner.

This is the book you give to your friends and family. It really is well explained, and there is not only a great story arc - the book introduces numerous and complex concepts in a highly accessible manner.

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A well explained!

A well explained and easy to understand explanation of bitcoin and blockchain. A great starting point for anyone looking to participate in this coming revolution.

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Toolset will have on our lives.

Not only is this book helpful in dissecting the opaque world of cryptocurrency, but it offers broader analysis of the impact that this brave New technology and toolset will have on our lives.

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Understanding the future of this world.

Really opens up your mind to the new age that is right in front of us. Great book for anyone interested in understanding the future of this world.

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Suitable for non-technical listeners.

Really interesting discussion of the world of cryptocurrencies. Includes a historical overview, a discussion of the current state of the industry, as well as some thoughts about the future. Suitable for non-technical listeners.

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A must listen!

A must listen! We are at a transformation time in history and this book helps set the stage.

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A good introduction!

A good introduction into the world of blockchain. The book devolves into the history of existing financial systems and how cryptocurrency,though with its flaws can possibly be used to create more transparent and accountable monetary systems

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Very informative and comprehensive.

Very informative and comprehensive. A must have if you want to get into cryptocurrencies. Really loved it!

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  • 06-11-20

Everyone needs to know about.

If you want to learn about Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in general, this is a great book. It's easy to understand and thorough. I am enjoying it immensely. This is something everyone needs to know about.

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  • Earnest Flores
  • 06-11-20

Great work and must listen.

A game changer if your interested in crypto currencies. Well researched. The book starts out with the basics and then drives home good information without being overly biased. Great work and must listen.

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  • Anna Hampton
  • 06-11-20

A good introduction.

A good introduction into the world of blockchain. The book devolves into the history of existing financial systems and how cryptocurrency,though with its flaws can possibly be used to create more transparent and accountable monetary systems.

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  • Rashad Robinson
  • 06-11-20

A comprehensive book!

A comprehensive book that covers quite a bit of history as well as recent activity. It straddles the line between the possibilities of cryptocurrency as well as the challenges quite well.

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  • Jefferey Ware
  • 06-11-20

I definitely got my money's worth.

This book is a clear, accessible account of bitcoin's fundamental principles and the dynamics of its development. I definitely got my money's worth.

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  • 06-11-20

Excellent book!

Excellent book that thoroughly lays out the Bitcoin and blockchain explosion and its potential impact on the world. Very much worth listening!

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  • Clyde Hickman
  • 06-11-20

Really interesting discussion!

Really interesting discussion of the world of cryptocurrencies. Includes a historical overview, a discussion of the current state of the industry, as well as some thoughts about the future. Suitable for non-technical listeners.

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  • Kieth Armstrong
  • 06-11-20

Thanks!

Somebody had to explain how money actually works. And now how blockchain works and why it matters on our present and future. Thanks!

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  • Lester Rodriquez
  • 06-11-20

A great overview!

A great overview of the field well explained with insight and humor so very understandable.

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  • Seth Murray
  • 06-11-20

Understanding the future of this world.

Really opens up your mind to the new age that is right in front of us. Great book for anyone interested in understanding the future of this world.