What is Ethereum Classic (ETC) and How Does it Work?

Ethereum Classic (ETC) is a blockchain-based, decentralized platform that enables the creation of smart contracts and decentralized applications (dapps). It is a fork of the original Ethereum blockchain. The main difference is that ETC does not include the changes made to the Ethereum blockchain due to the DAO (Decentralized Autonomous Organization) hack in 2016. Like Ethereum, ETC uses a virtual machine called the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) to execute smart contracts. The EVM is a Turing-complete virtual machine that allows…