Cryptographic essence of Bitcoin: Part 2 — How do public/private keys work?,

Elliptic curve cryptography (ECC) is an approach to public-key cryptography (watch video) based on the algebraic structure of elliptic curves over finite fields.

The elliptic curve below is an example of an elliptic curve, similar to that used by bitcoin.

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https://hackernoon.com/cryptographic-essence-of-bitcoin-part-2-how-do-public-private-keys-work-2c52d6bc8406?source=rss----3a8144eabfe3---4

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