Only 11 days remain before the launch of the core network EOS when the blockchain finally leave the Ethereum network and move to their own blockchain.
As you approach this serious EOS date continues to please its investors some good news. Block.one publisher blockchain EOSIO announced the launch of a venture company, which will deal with distribution of funds in the amount of $ 1 billion among venture capital firms that will Finance developers who, in turn, are working to create platforms to EOS.
What is EOS VC? pic.twitter.com/J6XrJI5byI— EOS (@EOS_io) May 17, 2018
In addition, Block.one has also announced a new partnership with Virginia Polytechnic Institute. The company intends to invest $ 3 million in the Department of computer science, to help students develop skills in blockchain technology. Julia M. Ross, Dean of computer faculty, commented on this collaboration:
The blockchain can have a huge impact on humanity. We intend to work closely with the company to provide our students with the best research capabilities for global applications.
The money will be used to create the blockchain courses, as well as the recruitment of professors and staff. The University plans to launch the first educational program this fall.