Three US-based universities were targeted by the NetWalker ransomware group over the last seven days.
The cryptocurrency market is growing and offers a growing number of unique and useful products, which is garnering the attention of every possible sphere, from the financial to the medical industry. Still, the use of digital money (and cryptocurrency, in particular) haven’t become widespread for average consumers. There are several reasons for this, but the most important is the entry threshold and lack of education in this newly-developed sphere. Cryptocurrency education and the use of blockchain in education is a growing market. According to the latest news on cryptocurrency education, such giants as Sony and IBM are working on blockchain-based educational services, Australian high schools gave a cryptocurrency educational presentation and the Hyperledger project, which includes more than 200 companies like IBM, Intel and Airbus, describes cryptocurrency education as one of the primary goals of the platform.
Indian technology company Tech Mahinda signed a partnership with edtech firm Idealabs to offer blockchain certification courses.19396
Canada-based York University will start two new blockchain education programs in September 2020 in order to meet rising demand for professionals in the field.5192
Australian research university RMIT announced two postgraduate programs in cybersecurity and blockchain.6789
Can blockchain cure the country’s job creation woes?7633
A Verizon report highlights the growing number of ransomware attacks across educational services.5838
Cardano founder Charles Hoskison explains why University of Wyoming represents a better return on investment for IOHK than Harvard, MIT or Cornell.10723
After posting Bitcoin inquiry on Twitter, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling held her own amid a flood of various comments from the crypto community.9403
Don't worry, Ms. Rowling. We'll have you understanding Bitcoin before you can say "Quidditch."23879
The coronavirus pandemic forces humanity to shift to digital services, and blockchain could provide the required trust and security.5419
Major U.S. venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has began publishing educational material from its crypto-focused bootcamp.4190
University College London has joined the governing council for enterprise-grade distributed ledger platform Hedera Hashgraph.7790
As blockchain-focused jobs increase, universities offer blockchain courses that could help students find job opportunities this year.8348
Earn a blockchain certification by taking one of these five online course at home, or learn more about cryptocurrency from the comfort of your couch.53466
Blockchain education firm Odem has offered free access to its platform to schools and universities facing disruptions as a result of the coronavirus.2794