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How Clemson keeps cryptominers off its supercomputer

by Ryan Johnston • 12 months ago

One of the most powerful computing clusters owned by an American university has attracted at least a few opportunistic students.

Cryptocurrency mining continues on university campuses

by Corinne Lestch • 12 months ago

University of Michigan CIO Ravi Pendse says the illegal activity can disrupt computer systems and amounts to theft of university resources.

Cryptocurrency firm opens 'Ripple for Good,' a STEM and fintech philanthropy

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

Cryptocurrency giant Ripple Labs is allocating more than $100 million to jumpstart a new philanthropic institution.

Not a hoax: Cryptocurrency company 'made a lot of us teachers very happy' through donation

by Corinne Lestch • 2 years ago

The education crowdsourcing site DonorsChoose.org got a major boost when Ripple donated 9 million to cover all school projects.

Campuses embrace cryptocurrency courses following value spike

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

Classrooms across the globe have begun to include blockchain and bitcoin into their legal, business and engineering curricula.