DecryptionBy CoinGecko | Updated on Mar 03, 2020
Describes the process of decrypting data that was previously encrypted (made unreable) back to a readable form. An example of this would be the conversion of a hash back to its original phrase. Original phrase (words): Bitcoin is fun Encrypted phrase (SHA-256): 5A01BA5E208AC4E599F0EDEFF52991644EDF595717E80CB20D9756A85A334D94 Decrypted phrase (words): Bitcoin is fun You can try it out here: https://passwordsgenerator.net/sha256-hash-generator/
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EIP (Ethereum Improvement Proposal)
Refers to improvement proposals for Ethereum, used to introduce features or any updates on the Ethereum network.
Staking without needing to be connected to the blockchain
Coins althernative to Bitcoin
Total processing power of a blockchain or what is the same, are the amount of hash values that can be made in a period of time.
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