MIT News

MIT, or the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is a university and research center located in Cambridge, MA, USA. MIT is one of the most prestigious technological educational establishments both in the USA and in the world. MIT is also popular for its innovative activity directed on robotics and artificial intelligence. Also, the university has its own MIT cybersecurity course. In terms of MIT and cryptocurrency, blockchain technology at MIT is being considering as a system of awarding digital diplomas in addition to traditional ones and, besides that, the university has its own standards and certificates for blockchain. Also, the university is origin place of MIT Bitcoin Expo, which is a big conference concerned with using innovative technologies in the financial sphere.
Analysis
Universities have been helping with blockchain-related research for quite some time and, now, some world-class universities have added the technology to their c...
Top universities have added crypto to the curriculum
Wahid Pessarlay
2022-04-15T17:16:34+01:00
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The bank will work alongside the MIT Media Labs’ Digital Currency Initiative (DCI) team to examine how “advanced technologies could affect the potential design ...
Bank of Canada collaborating with MIT on CBDC research
Brian Quarmby
2022-03-17T05:25:49+00:00
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Follow up
Blockchain-based architecture was deemed “not a good match” as researchers weighed several technological designs.
MIT, Boston Fed give digital dollar CBDC a modest test run
Derek Andersen
2022-02-11T14:12:00+00:00
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The researchers published results from “Project Hamilton,” which was first announced in 2020 to explore the use of existing and new tech to build and test a hyp...
Fed and MIT's CBDC research: Distributed ledger tech has ‘downsides’
Keira Wright
2022-02-04T03:37:58+00:00
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Many students who participated in the 2014 MIT Bitcoin Project lament quickly selling their free BTC for textbooks, sushi and beer.
Broke MIT students miss 13,000% gain on free BTC after selling for food and shoes
Samuel Haig
2021-06-07T06:01:48+01:00
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Crypto industry captains are throwing their support behind a long-term project from MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative to enhance Bitcoin’s security.
Crypto leaders back MIT’s four-year initiative to harden Bitcoin’s security
Samuel Haig
2021-02-26T04:01:33+00:00
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The next leader of the U.S. securities regulator seems to be sympathetic to the mission of decentralization.
Decentralization in the centers of power: Learn crypto from Biden's SEC chair pick, part 3/3
Kollen Post
2021-01-19T20:29:40+00:00
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Newsletter
In the U.S., all eyes are on Joe Biden's planned appointees, while Europe is seeing progress under a new AML regime.
Law Decoded: Of AML and appointees, Nov. 6–13
Kollen Post
2020-11-13T19:52:54+00:00
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