Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Education

Biggest University in Western Australia Accepts Bitcoin for PhD Program

A major Australian University is launching a Bitcoin-funded PhD program Source link

IDEO’s Blockchain Accelerator Startup Studio Onboards Over 50 Mentors

IDEO CoLab Ventures has revealed that over 20 leading organizations have joined Startup Studio, bringing more than 50 mentors to the project for...

Fidelity, Deloitte and Amazon Now Support Workshops for DLT Startups

Fidelity, Deloitte and Amazon joined 20 other firms including Ethereum Foundation and Messari in supporting Startup Studio’s workshops for blockchain startups Source link

Arizona State University to Use SalesForce Blockchain for Academic Records

Arizona State University is working with local community colleges on leveraging blockchain to innovate data sharing for academic records Source link

Brazil Requires New Diplomats to Know About Blockchain and Crypto

In Brazil, new diplomats will now have to know about cryptocurrencies and blockchain Source link

This Artist Explores the Art and Politics of Crypto Culture

The crypto artist has worked with Dorian Nakamoto and recently expanded his reach into South America. Source link

Why Bitcoiners Are Turning to Unschooling for Decentralized Education

Unschooling is an alternative education movement quickly gaining popularity and currency worldwide. Like Bitcoin, it is an individualist approach to an area of...

Charles Hoskinson Thinks Cardano Will Prevail Over Libra in Emerging Markets

Cardano’s founder thinks emerging markets can produce millions of future crypto users, but operating in such areas requires strong relationships Source link

Phillipine Government Tech Department Signs Deal With Blockchain Firm

The Phillippinegovernment has signed an agreement with blockchain firm Monsoon, hoping to improve its business and cybersecurity sectors through blockchain tech Source link

Canadian University to Issue Blockchain-Based Diplomas to Class of 2019

A Canadian university will issue blockchain copies of its diplomas to its graduating class this spring, providing easily verified documents for students and...