Blockchain technology came into existence when a paper titled “Bitcoin: A peer-to-peer electronic cash system” was announced by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008. However, the word “blockchain” was never used in the paper specifically. The paper discusses a “peer-to-peer version of electronic cash” where network adds timestamps to the transactions by hashing them into a chain of hash-based proof-of-work.
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Anthony Di Iorio is one of the eight cofounders of Ethereum—and arguably one of the most integral members of that much-lauded group. In 2012, he founded the Toronto Bitcoin Meetup, where he met a young man named Vitalik Buterin. Di Iorio’s crypto hub, Decentral, gave birth to one of the earliest user-friendly bitcoin wallets, and is also where he eventually teamed up with fellow Ethereum cofounder...