Category Archives: Educoin

EduCoin crowdfunds students at eight events across the US!

In just three weeks, our community has crowdfunded and given 177 million EDU to some of the brightest middle, high school, and college students we could find! EDU has traveled from coast to coast in the US, from New York to Texas to California. This has had two major consequences. Student hackers are trying out… Read More »

Why EduCoin reminds us of the college email address

EduCoin’s appearance in the digital currency ecosystem reminds us of the dawn of the modern internet, when in 1985, the Information Sciences Institute established the seven original Generic Top Level Domains. While most of the internet gravitated toward the .com suffix, higher learning institutions, on the other hand, introduced its own distinct domain suffix. For institutions and individuals… Read More »