12 Feb '18, 2pm

Well, who'd have thunk?

Well, who'd have thunk?

In the US, there is such a huge demand for courses on Bitcoin, and the blockchain technology behind it, that it is putting the most elite US universities under great pressure. The course covers all of the technical concepts behind Bitcoin and Ethereum. These include the decentralised consensus, append-only ledgers, smart contract, and zero knowledge proof systems. The course also contains a practical element, where students can get to grip with how cryptocurrencies work. The course can be found at many different elite universities, such as Cornell, Carnegie Mellon, The University of Maryland and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and requests for these courses are simply skyrocketing. One expert says; “Last month at the University of California, Berkeley, students were lining the walls and sitting in the aisles for the first lecture of ‘Blockchain Cryptoeconomics a...

Full article: https://cryptodaily.co.uk/2018/02/can-now-study-bitcoin-u...

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