Plain English Explanations for Complicated Things

I am often told that my real strength as a writer is my ability to make complex concepts easy to understand.

Mike Crawford

Mike Crawford
Consulting Software Engineer
mike@soggywizards.com

The Blockchain

The financial community regards "the" blockchain as a heaven-sent miracle. All the venture capitalists are funding blockchain startups.

Why Cryptocurrency Mining is Just Like Roulette

If you're really lucky, it won't take much time or effort to find a valid Nonce. The time and effort required to find a good Nonce are nothing more than blind luck.

One Must Not Trifle With Wizards For It Makes Us Soggy And Hard To Light