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Discussion on: Trying to understand blockchain by making one!

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Dhruv

So a blockchain is an encrypted Linked List?

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Damien Cosset Author

Mhmm, I guess you could call it like that.

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The Dark Side

the blockchain itself is not encrypted, everyone can read (search: blockchain explore), it would be better to say that the blockchain is a list of concatenated hashes.