Lattice80 To Offer Free Blockchain Programs To Singapore Students

Announcements, Education | May 31, 2018 By:

London-based FinTech hub Lattice80 has created a non-profit foundation to offer free blockchain education programs to local students in Singapore.

Lattice80 aims to create an ecosystem for FinTech startups, corporates/financial institutions, governments, and the public to collaborate, learn, and co-create. The hub believes in the importance of blockchain and Internet of Things (IoT) to improve lives.


US Federal Trade Commission To Host Workshop On Crypto Scams

Announcements, Education, News | May 1, 2018 By:

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced that it will host a free workshop in Chicago this summer to examine scams involving cryptocurrencies.

Titled “Decrypting Cryptocurrency Scams,” the workshop will explore how scammers are exploiting public interest in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and Litecoin and will discuss ways to empower and protect consumers.


Scholars Circle Radio Show Tackles International Cryptocurrency Issues

Education, FinTech, News, Regulation | April 18, 2018 By:

Syndicated radio show The Scholars Circle  is an international forum for explorations of science, politics and other issues. A recent broadcast hosted by author and University of Auckland professor Dr. Maria Armoudian tackled the questions surrounding the worldwide cryptocurrency industry. Will cryptocurrency profoundly alter the monetary system?


Blockchain Patenting Strategies – Some Basic Ammunition

Bitcoin, Blockchain and the Law, Blockchain, Education | April 17, 2018 By:

Clients will sometimes ask whether they can patent recording real estate deeds (or some other general business action) on the blockchain. My answer to this question in the context of today’s environment is a straightforward “no”. We are in the midst of a patenting frenzy around blockchain technologies and many of the basic ideas around implementing various legal,


Harnessing The Power of Blockchain in the Vulnerable Digital Age – Opinion

Blockchain, Education, Innovation, Opinion | April 16, 2018 By:

Data is the new currency in the Digital Age. Consumers and businesses are targeted for their information. Be it hackers, data brokers, or advertisers, they all follow the money. Despite best efforts at good cyber hygiene, people are having to deal with the fact they have been monitored and analyzed in ways that weren’t possible two decades ago.


Brazilian University Launches Master’s Degree In Cryptofinance

Announcements, Education | April 12, 2018 By:

Fundacao Getulio Vargas (FGV), a Brazilian higher education institution, is launching a Master’s degree focused on cryptocurrencies.

Based in São Paulo, FGV offers regular courses of Economics, Business Administration, Law, Social Sciences and Information technology management. Its original goal was to train people for the country’s public and private sector management.


Blockchain Firm Devery Partners With Tunisian Gov’t For School Meals Program

Announcements, Education | April 6, 2018 By:

Blockchain supply chain startup Devery has teamed with the Tunisian Ministry of Education to implement a blockchain tracking system for the ministry’s school meals program.

Devery provides comprehensive product verification services. The company’s software abstracts the difficulties of blockchain development by providing tools and applications to clients.