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When we hear about blockchain, its inevitably in relation to Bitcoin. But blockchain is a technology that goes way beyond this.
When blockchain first began to enter our psyche it referred to a digital coin — Bitcoin. Without going into a full technical history, Bitcoin was developed as a currency with no central bank or government control. Computers were used to solve mathematical equations and solving these puzzles, people were rewarded with Bitcoin, which had a value. This was called “mining”. As one puzzle was solved, the equations became more difficult, so the computing power required to solve them increased.