What Is Bitcoin Blockchain
This section describes what is Bitcoin Wallet.
Bitcoin Blockchain is the database that stores the all Bitcoin transactions
in a list of sequentially chained blocks.
A block in the Bitcoin blockchain contains
the following primary information:
- Timestamp -
Specifies when this block was created.
- BlockHash -
Acts as the fingerprint of this block.
- Previous BlockHash -
Links to the previous block.
- Nonce -
The salt value added to the block which resulted
a valid blockhash.
- Transactions -
A list of transactions recorded in this block.
Below is a rough illustration of Bitcoin blockchain (Blockhash is labeled as "Proof of work"):
Last update: 2017.
Table of Contents
About This Book
Introduction of Bitcoin
►What Is Bitcoin Blockchain
blockexplorer.com - Bitcoin Block Explorer
blockexplorer.com - View Old Block
blockexplorer.com - View Transaction
blockexplorer.com - View Address
Bitcoin-Qt - Bitcoin Core GUI
Bitcoin Consensus Rules
Bitcoin Block Data Structure
Bitcoin Transaction Data Structure
Copay - Bitcoin Wallet
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