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Honeypot

A honeypot is a scam used in the crypto industry to trap victims and steal

HODL

A type of passive investment strategy where you hold an investment for a long period

Hot Wallet

A cryptocurrency wallet that is connected to the internet for hot storage of cryptoassets.

Hosted Wallet

A wallet managed by a third-party service.

Hyperledger (Hyperledger Foundation)

Hyperledger is an umbrella project of open source blockchains and blockchain-related tools started by the

Hyperinflation

Hyperinflation is defined as unrestricted growth in prices for goods and services in an economy.

Hydra (Cardano)

Hydra is a layer-two scaling solution for the Cardano blockchain that aims to increase the

Hybrid PoW/PoS

A hybrid PoW/PoS allows for both proof-of-stake and proof-of-work as consensus distribution algorithms on the

Huobi BTC (HBTC)

Launched by Huobi, Huobi BTC or HBTC is a standard ERC-20 token pegged to BTC

Human-Readable Names

In computer programming, human-readable refers to making information able to be read naturally by humans

Howey Test

A test used to determine whether or not an asset is a security.

Hot Storage

The online storage of private keys allowing for quicker access to cryptocurrencies. *see Cold Storage.

Hostage Byte Attack

A Hostage Byte Attack is a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack against a user

Haskell Programming Language

The Haskell programming language is a standardized, general-purpose, statically-typed, purely functional programming language that came

Honeyminer

Honeyminer is a cryptocurrency mining app available for download on multiple devices.

Hashgraph Consensus Mechanism

The hashgraph consensus is an advanced and up-to-date version of the technology that enables consensus

Higher Low

A higher low is when the price of a cryptocurrency closes at a level that

Hard Fork (Blockchain)

A type of protocol change that validates all previously invalid transactions, and invalidates all previously