Proof of stake (PoS)
PoS is a consensus mechanism alternative to PoW that requires locking tokens as collateral.
Progressive web app
Progressive web apps achieve the pros of both native and web apps.
A private sale is an investment round ahead of an ICO for institutional and big investors.
The private key is the combination of characters that is generated by cryptography and acts as a digital signature of its owner.
Price action a chart of an asset’s prices over time.
Ponzi schemes are scams where the fraud usually pays off old investors with money he receives from newer investors.
Plasma is a scaling solution that increases transaction speed and decrease costs by taking off the load from the main chain.
A phishing attack is a cyberattack by a malicious actor who attempts to extract sensitive information from users by pretending to be a familiar actor.
Pegging a currency means linking its value to the value of another asset at a fixed exchange rate.
Peer to peer is a decentralized system that allows actors to directly interact with each other without the need for an intermediary.
Passive management investing is based on the efficient market hypothesis (EMH) and attempts to reproduce a market index.
A paper wallet is a piece of paper on which the private and public keys to the digital assets are printed or written down.