MIT Media Lab Rolls Out Blockcerts —  Open Infrastructure for Academic Credentials on the Blockchain

MIT Media Lab has released a  decentralized credentialing system for academic, professional, and workforce credentialing called Blockchain Certificates (Blockcerts) — an open standard for digital academic certificates on the Bitcoin Blockchain. The Bitcoin Blockchain acts as the provider of trust, and credentials are tamper-resistant and verifiable.  There are four Blockcerts components: Issuer — Universities create digital academic certificates that … Continue reading MIT Media Lab Rolls Out Blockcerts —  Open Infrastructure for Academic Credentials on the Blockchain