Types of cryptocurrency mining

Context: I had a friend email me about cryptocurrency mining and thought my response was helpful enough to share over Instagram. This led to other friends asking me about the crypto space in general. To keep the spirit of it I have posted the same email below (with some edits). Cryptocurrencies rely on distributed public ledger technology where you need a network of computers (in this case miners) to validate all those transactions....

May 29, 2021 ยท Christopher Yee