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Jeff Coleman

State Channels

This post is the second in a series which aims to clarify uncommon terms that I use. Like those that follow, this term has proven useful in my own understanding of blockchains and blockchain-related technologies. I hope that by clearly explaining it here, the term can become useful for others as well. State channels are a very broad and simple way to think about blockchain interactions which could occur on the blockchain, but instead get ...

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Jeff Coleman

Tick Chains

This post is the first in a series which aims to clarify uncommon terms that I use. Like those that follow, this term has proven useful in my own understanding of blockchains and blockchain-related technologies. I hope that by clearly explaining it here, the term can become useful for others as well. Tick chains are a way of thinking about something that every blockchain does. The first part of the phrase, the tick, refers to ...

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