You’ve all heard of “Bitcoin”, the disruptive digital currency. The technology behind Bitcoin is called “Blockchain“, a way to create a universal digital ‘ledger’ which apparently makes it impossible any party in a transaction to commit fraud. Blockchain is heralded as a new digital way to ensure trust, well beyond money, to real estate, property, ideas and, yes, even learning.
Blockchain is a current wunderkind of the technology world. The potentials in education, learning and for personal fulfillment are admittedly mostly speculative right now, but how can we ignore a new wave of integrity sweeping over the world?