Not to be outdone by Stanford, MIT Media Lab has announced its own course to inspire the "next generation" of bitcoin talent.
Arriving next semester, the course is open to all students at MIT and those cross-registered from institutions around the Boston area.
David Shrier, a lecturer at the Media Lab and one of the brains behind the programme, said the course will study topics ranging from e-commerce to market systems.
MIT Media Lab, which now supports several bitcoin core developers, will also be offering a "highly technical" course around coding the blockchain, Shrier said.
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