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Examples of Local Cryptocurrencies
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Examples of Cryptocurrencies
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18.104.22.168 Standard Application Layer Protocols
22.214.171.124 IP Address Structure
126.96.36.199 Public and Private IP Addresses
188.8.131.52 Network Address Translation (NAT)
Network Address Translation
This video does a good job of explaining quite a complex topic - the idea of Network Address Translation (NAT) and public and private IP addresses. Examples include how a university would support multiple computers and how a home network support multiple devices on a single IP address.
184.108.40.206 Client Server model
220.127.116.11 Thin vs Thick Client Computing