A Beginners Guide to Ethereum

In this episode featuring early Coinbase employee Linda Xie, you’ll learn:

  • What Ethereum is, and how it compares to Bitcoin
  • What a ‘smart contract’ is, and why programmable digital money matters
  • Some of the most interesting use cases of Ethereum including identity, scarce resource markets, next-generation social media, and more
  • How fundraising using Ethereum ERC-20 tokens is providing fuel for talented engineers to create blockchain-based projects

Recommended For
Beginner ✅


About The Author

Linda XieLinda Xie twitter¬†is a Founder at Scalar Capital,¬†an investment management company specializing in digital assets.¬† Prior to Scalar Capital, Xie was a Product Manager at Coinbase, the world’s leading platform where merchants, consumers, and traders transact with digital currencies such as Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ethereum. ¬†Linda is also an¬†advisor for the 0x project, a protocol for trading tokens. ¬†Prior to Coinbase,¬†Xie¬†worked at AIG¬†on¬†the¬†Risk Management team. ¬†She holds a¬†degree in¬†Economics from¬†UC San Diego.

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