Crypto Chain University (CCU) has curated a vast collection of technical and industry white papers as well as academic papers. Established in 2010, the Crypto Chain University Archives is the one of the oldest and largest institutional academic archives and repository for Crypto and Blockchain in the world.


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Academic Peer-Reviewed Journals

Ledger : The first journal covering blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and related sub-topics that is published by the University of Pittsburgh. Open access.

Blockchain in Healthcare Today : Evaluating blockchain deployments within the healthcare system.


Vitalik Buterin’s Website : Blog of the original visionary for the Ethereum protocol.


Week in Ethereum : Ethereum news and links.

Brave New Coin : Weekly blockchain musings.

MIT Technology Review Chain Letter : Focused on blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and why they are important.

Outlier Ventures Daily Brief : Angel investing company with daily insights, news, and analysis.


CryptoCoinsNews (CCN) : CCN provides the latest Bitcoin news, as well as other cryptocurrencies like Ethereum, NEO, Litecoin and ICOs.

CoinDesk : With over 10 million unique visitors, CoinDesk is the leading digital media, events and information service company for the crypto asset and blockchain technology community.

CoinTelegraph : Founded in 2013, Cointelegraph is a completely independent publication covering cryptocurrency, the blockchain, decentralized applications, the internet of finance and the next gen web.

Bitcoin News : is a premier source for everything Bitcoin related. The website features the latest news and updates, it also provides facility to engage with the community on a Bitcoin Forum.

Bitcoinist : Bitcoinist is the prime source for information about Bitcoin, digital currency and blockchain technology. Bitcoinist provides up-to-date news and insightful analysis related to business news and technical price analysis to community events.

NewsBTC : Founded in 2013, NewsBtc brings quality news content, reviews, technical analysis and other unique insights to the ever-growing cryptocurrency community.

Bitcoin Magazine : The oldest and most established source of news, information and expert commentary on Bitcoin, blockchain technology and the digital currency industry.

Coin Central: Coin Central present new developments with cryptocurrencies and blockchain move at the speed of light–and so should you if you want to catch the waves of opportunity.

Coin Center : Non-profit research and public policy advocacy.

Brave New Coin : New Zealand company focused on cryptocurrency insights and data API feeds.

Coin Idol: Coinidol is an international crypto and currencies media outlet focusing on the latest news about Bitcoin and altcoins, Blockchain and distributed ledger technology solutions, FinTech and financial innovations on the world’s market.

MOOCs (Online Courses)

Blockchain for Business, An Introduction to Hyperledger Technologies. Created by the Linux Foundation and on EdX.

Introduction to Digital Currencies by the University of Nicosia, Cyprus. Precursor course for their MSc in Digital Currency.

Technology Guides

YouTube Channel ummmjackson : Jackson Palmer explains cryptocurrency and does interviews on his YouTube Channel.

Anders’ Blockchain Demo: Explore fundamentals of blockchain basics.


Smith and Crown : Research group focused on fintech.

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