Tuesday, July 26, 2016

BlockChain for Education, what do you think?

a list of YouTube for your understanding

A must watch to understand the promise of 2026 education records or possibly certification.
Learning is Earning 2026 by Institute for the Future (IFTF)

A technical video that explains how it works, not necessary to watch if you don't have time.
Understand the Blockchain in Two Minutes by Institute for the Future (IFTF)http://www.iftf.org/blockchainfutureslab/

Blockchain: "It's Going to Radically Transform Our Society's Institutions" (Don Tapscott) | DLD16 by DLDconference

Blockchain Demystified | Daniel Gasteiger | TEDxLausanne by TEDx Talks

A list of readings

Certificates, Reputation, and the Blockchain By Philipp Schmidt (@schmidtphi) https://medium.com/mit-media-lab/certificates-reputation-and-the-blockchain-aee03622426f#.rqzr7ealj

  1. solve a real problem which current paper certificates or badges that can be forged
  2. database based on the open system-platform software, it is open to public scrutiny, distributed across many peer-to-peer computers, synchronized and is secured through cryptography.

10 Things To Know about the Future of Blockchain in Education by Doug Levin

some how, it sounds like it is happening faster when solve the financial problem instead of a educational one.
what do you think?