Basics of Blockchain with Horizen | Major League Hacking
#### Welcome to MLH Localhost
Localhost is a great way to build your tech skills and hang out with the hacker community. If you'd like to attend the workshop all you need to do is register on this page and check the page again an hour before the event begins. You'll find the link to the Zoom as well as a bunch of resources for the workshop!
#### Get to know Horizen
Horizen is a blockchain platform that allows developers and businesses to create their own public or private blockchain network on one of the largest blockchain networks in the world. Participants will learn how to create an application that harnesses this expansive network.
#### Cryptocurrency? Blockchain? We’ll Explain It All
You may have heard words like “cryptocurrency” and “distributed network” when people talk about blockchain. This workshop not only coves how blockchain works and how to build a blockchain app but also how these technologies come together to make the exciting field of blockchain.
#### Requirements / Prerequisites
MacOS or Windows 8 or higher
Web browser such as Chrome
While no background knowledge is required, familiarity with any scripted language (C, Java, etc) will be beneficial for participation in this workshop.