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Fundamentals

Here you can learn about the basics of Blockchain technology, the unique aspects of the Factom blockchain and the Factom software tokens.

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Blockchain Basics: How is a Hash Different than Encryption

Find out the difference between hashed data and encrypted data in this section.

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Blockchain Basics: What is a Hash?

In this section you will learn about a cryptographic hash.

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Factom 101: 3 Types of Nodes on Factom

Factom is build with three type of nodes: Federated, Audit and Followers. This section will explain the why and the importance of them.

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Blockchain Basics: Intro to Your Factom Paper Wallet

Learn how to create your own Factom paper wallet.

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Blockchain vs Database

If you are seeking trust and immutability, a blockchain solution may be your best fit.If you require confidentiality and performance, a database may be your best fit.

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3 Parts of a Blockchain

To understand blockchain, it’s helpful to think of blockchain in three distinct parts: the block, the chain, and the network.

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Factom Software Tokens

What is the difference between Factoids and Entry Credits? Why does the Factom network have a token system? Read this lesson to find the answers to all these questions!

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