The Cardano Glossary
There are 11 entries in this glossary.
Find the meanings of popuar words used in the Cardano Blockchain & Project Catalyst.
Hacking is the process of using a computer to manipulate another computer or computer system in an unauthorized fashion.
An event in which the total rewards per confirmed block halves.
|Hard Fork (Blockchain)||
A type of protocol change that validates all previously invalid transactions, and invalidates all previously valid transactions.
A hardware wallet is a wallet for cryptocurrencies that usually resemble a USB stick.
|Hash Power / Hash Rate||
A unit of measurement for the amount of computing power being consumed by the network to continuously operate.
A type of passive investment strategy where you hold an investment for a long period of time, regardless of any changes in the price or markets.
A wallet managed by a third-party service.
A cryptocurrency wallet that is connected to the internet for hot storage of cryptoassets, as opposed to an offline, cold wallet with cold storage. *See Cold Wallet.