API stands for Application Programming Interface. It is a set of routines, protocols, and tools for building software applications. APIs specify how software components should interact, such as what data to use and what actions should be taken.
An acronym for application-specific integrated circuit — a device designed for the sole purpose of mining cryptocurrencies.
Someone who believes that prices in a given market will decline over an extended period. Such a person might be referred to as “bearish.”
The attempted manipulation of a specific cryptocurrency’s price, based on the coordinated activity of a group of traders.