Getting Started with BLOC¶
What is BLOC ?¶
BLOC is a fast, easy and private decentralized cryptocurrency. Send money spacewide, worldwide or locally, immediately and without costly intermediaries using the blockchain technology.
One of our main goal is to provide a cryptocurrency which is safe, easy to use and attractive combined with a powerful ecosystem for users, to benefits advantages from multiple type of industries like never done before.
Below is essentially a checklist of tasks you have to do to get started with BLOC
1. Setting up a new BLOC wallet¶
There are multiple type of wallets you can use with BLOC
To view a list of them, their interface and a brief description, as a well as guides on how to use them, you can check this guide: Making a BLOC Wallet
2. Start mining BLOC¶
Cryptocurrency mining includes two functions, namely: adding transactions to the blockchain (securing and verifying) and also releasing new currency. Mining needs a device such as a computer or mobile device and a special program to run. Once the miner is started you will get rewarded in BLOC.
If you want to learn about cryptocurrencies, mining is a great place to start!
Make sure to check the in-depth guide on how to mine BLOC