• PewDiePie and Justin Sun. A perfect storm of hype (via DLive, Tron).
    Alt coins

    Justin Sun’s BitTorrent buys DLive streaming platform

    The Tron founder said that PewDiePie-favored DLive will abandon its Lino blockchain in favor of Tron, used by decentralized peer-to-peer service BitTorrent

    Tron founder and CEO Justin Sun’s decentralized peer-to-peer filesharing network BitTorrent has bought DLive, the blockchain-based livestreaming home of world No. 2 YouTuber PewDiePie.

  • We are never ever getting back together (via Chris Dunn TV).
    Cryptocurrencies,  Technology

    Lessons from YouTube Christmas cryptocurrency purge

    After a spate of video takedowns, the decentralized currency industry was reminded why it should support decentralized content platforms

    The YouTube Christmas cryptocurrency purge seems to have ended. The streaming video mega-site backed down, apologizing for what a spokesperson on Dec. 27 called an “error.”