January 16, 2018 Meetup: Breaking Down Cryptocurrencies Bit by Bit
Bitcoin? Coinbase? Blockchain? Mining? Sound familiar but still confusing? We make a living breaking down complex technologies into clear and simple terms. Join Whitmyer IP Group in Stamford, CT for a lively discussion on cryptocurrency basics, including a brief history, how to buy and sell, and the innovation behind the cryptocurrency system. Please note that this event is intended to be an introductory presentation on cryptocurrencies, and will only cover the basics.
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