The Chinese academic sector is “seriously lagging” in terms of keeping up with demand for blockchain specialists.
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.
Zcash’s creator, the Electric Coin Company, confirmed that their recent educational program is a global effort with more events in the months ahead.4062
The company behind Zcash has begun an endeavor to educate less privileged regions on the benefits of cryptocurrencies.2719
The World Stablecoin Association aims to unite major global stablecoin projects like Tether and USDC.7983
Chainalysis is expanding access to its Chainalysis Cryptocurrency Fundamentals Certification program to the wider community.9549
A UK-based university is investigating the slow response to a ransomware attack that took place in May.4296
The University of California at San Francisco has paid a million-dollar ransom following unsuccessful negotiations with a ransomware hacker group.4690
The coronavirus pandemic has shown the need for new innovative ideas in the delivery of education, and blockchain has a solution.3209
A recent message from one of Bitcoin.org's overseers hints at foul play.3248
A peer-to-peer crypto exchange is hosting six free online sessions to educate African consumers and businesses about Bitcoin.7905
Indian cryptocurrency exchange CoinDCX launched a learning platform dedicated to blockchain and cryptocurrencies.8637
Blockchain can play its part in the education sector — record-keeping in 2–3 years and then adoption by the labor market?13904
MSU officials stated that the ransomware gang won’t receive any payments following the attack.6491
A new report from the American Council on Education argues that blockchain can help to restore individuals’ control over their credentials.3658
Three US-based universities were targeted by the NetWalker ransomware group over the last seven days.3616