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What is the difference between blockchain and bitcoin?

Learn what the difference between blockchain and bitcoin is.

Staff Reporter Oct 22, 2017

Bitcoin is not blockchain. Blockchain is a technology and bitcoin is an application of blockchain. Think of blockchain as an operating system and bitcoin is an application written for the operating system. For example, Microsoft Office is an application runs on Windows operating system. Facebook messenger is an app built for and runs on iOS. Any developer can build a blockchain application.

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Staff Reporter
Staff Reporter

Staff contributor of Jumpstart Blockchain covering blockchain and related topics.

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