Welcome to Week 3 of Crypto-cademy. This week will be focused on Web3. As always, we’ve segmented your learning into digestible content for each day, but feel free to explore at your own pace.
An Introduction to Web3Watch Now
Join Peter Mastropietro as he introduces Web3, discussing its development, leading ecosystems, and future use cases of blockchain technology.
Crypto 101: What is Ethereum?Read Now
Ether (ETH), commonly referred to as “Ethereum,” is the cryptocurrency that powers the Ethereum blockchain.
Crypto 101: What is Web3?Read Now
As Web3 surfaces, we’re seeing a new version of the internet emerge. It’s increasingly more decentralized, user-focused, and immersive.
What is Solana?Read Now
In 2017, developer Anatoly Yakovenko conceived Solana as an open-source blockchain solution to resolve long-standing scalability issues inherent to the Proof of Work (PoW) consensus mechanism used by Bitcoin and Ethereum.
Ethereum’s Evolution and the Rise of Decentralized FinanceWatch Now
Join Steve Kurz and Michael Jordan as they discuss the growth of the Ethereum ecosystem and the rise of decentralized finance.
Why Ethereum Now?Read Now
Bitcoin may be the first and best-known digital asset. But the second-largest digital asset, Ether (commonly called Ethereum), also merits serious consideration by forward-thinking investors.
Ethereum's Role in the Modern PortfolioRead Now
ETH is a growth asset: it is closest to a basket of early-stage, high-growth technology stocks that provides investors exposure to the explosion of next-gen smart contracts and decentralized applications. In this sense, investing in ETH is like investing in the future of the internet.
Crypto 101: What is Ethereum 2.0 and Why Does it Matter?Read Now
The rapid adoption of Ethereum 1.0 inspired a number of network upgrades aimed at resolving Ethereum’s evolutionary challenges.
Galaxy Research Merge HubExplore Now
For more information about the Merge and any of the related topics highlights in the summary above, check out the following compilation of Merge-related content published by the Galaxy Research team.
What is Ethereum 2.0?Read Now
The long-planned upgrade to Ethereum aims to improve the network’s scalability and security by switching to a proof of stake consensus mechanism.
Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum, Cryptocurrency, and the Future of MoneyWatch Now
Vitalik Buterin is co-creator of Ethereum and ether, which is a cryptocurrency that is currently the second-largest digital currency after bitcoin.
Bankless Podcast: The Evolution of Monetary PolicyListen Now
How did money get to where it is today? David and Ryan explore the historical progress of money, and the management of money, across time.