4 students

Bitcoin for Developers

The demand for blockchain savvy developers has skyrocketed. This course will give developers the tools they need to integrate Bitcoin technology into their existing platforms. Develop an understanding of how Bitcoin transactions work, how wallets work and how to integrate Bitcoin payments.

Prerequisites: This course was built for developers who are comfortable on a Unix based command line.

  • Bitcoin in History
    • Prelude
  • A Bitcoin Overview

    To really understand a system like Bitcoin in its entirety, you’ll need to understand decentralization. However, these decentralized networks are built off of cryptography, so let’s first be sure that we have a solid understand of the building blocks. We covered one fundamental piece of bitcoin in lesson two, hashing. And here we’ll cover two more, asymmetric cryptography, and signing and verifying.

  • The Specifics

Instructor

Hannah Rosenberg

Free