What are smart contracts?


When we think of smart contract technology, we often associate that with projects like Ethereum. Projects that came after the epoch event of Bitcoin. Somewhat surprisingly though, the concept of a smart contract goes back before the Bitcoin whitepaper, landing us in the 1990s with computer scientist Nick Szabo, who among other achievements coined the term we are setting out to define in this very article.

04 Feb 23 Poloniex

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