FAQ Glossary
ACCTs
Atomic Cross-Chain Transactions
AIO
"All-In-One" - wallet software that also includes plotting, mining, and other related software.
aliases
You are able to set a string of characters associated with another string of characters on the blockchain. For example, having "joewallet" as an alias for Joe's full BURST-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXX address. The first person to register an alias is the only one who can change it from there on out.
ASIC
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit
AVX
Advanced Vector Extensions - an instruction set for CPUs
AVX-512
Advanced Vector Extensions 512 - a 512-bit instruction set for CPUs
AVX2
Advanced Vector Extensions 2 - a 256-bit instruction set for CPUs
block
A group of transactions on the blockchain.
blockchain
A continuously growing distributed public ledger secured using cryptography.
CPU
Central Processing Unit - the "brain" of your computer.