Newsblocks, Issue 02

We want to thank everyone for the great reception to our first newsletter!

Being the first MSc in Digital Currency program in the world is a pretty tall challenge, but our students' responses vindicate our dedication. Bitcoinland has been full of with interesting announcements from the business world, so for our second newsletter we turn our focus there: 

Bitcoin Users: View Your Coinbase Account Alongside Bank Account
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The Case for Banks to Use Open, Public Blockchains
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IBM makes big moves to take the lead in the blockchain industry Read more 

Key Blockchain Vendors, Cloud Providers Square Off in Major Test Read more

"Let's Talk Bitcoin" discusses the Lightning Network(s) and how it can be used to improve Bitcoin throughput
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Microsoft Adds 5 New Blockchain Partners to Azure
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Blockchain Consortium R3 Opens New Round of Partnerships
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Is bitcoin a revolutionary technology or a passing fad for the Middle East? Read more

Introducing Enterprise Support for Bitcore with Blockchain Software Provider Bloq Read more

MOOC 5 is approaching its mid point, but there's still time to join! Enrollments will be open for two more weeks. Join us at:  http://digitalcurrency.unic.ac.cy/  
Come meet over 600 fellow students and take the next step in furthering your Bitcoin and blockchain technology education. Get a blockchain-embedded certificate or become part of the forefront of blockchain professionals, with the first MSc in Digital Currency globally. 
Till next time! 

Best regards,
The Digital Currency Team
University of Nicosia
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