A disruptive technology like cryptocurrency can be difficult to comprehend. Much of the animosity and hostility towards blockchain technology is due to a lack of education and a fear of the unknown. If you had asked someone in the 1800’s about the success and need for the automobile, they likely would have slapped you with their pocket watch and sped away on their horse. Only through education can we understand, accept, and utilize the new technologies that are available to us.
Here is a thorough article that walks you through the basics of cryptocurrencies. I hope it inspires you to dismount your horse and hop in the vehicle that will take you into the future of technology.