• Civil is yesterday's news
    Alt coins,  Media

    No longer Civil: Blockchain-based journalism network is yesterday’s news

    The Civil team, which aimed to offer high-quality journalism funded by a crypto ecosystem, will be joining ConsenSys to work on other projects

    Civil was the first company to make a full-throated attempt at offering high-quality journalism powered by blockchain. But now, after a series of unfortunate missteps, the embattled firm is yesterday’s news—and its network will go into “hibernation” after barely 18 months in action.

  • Twetch's "Elon Moist"
    Alt coins,  People

    Twetch CEO “Elon Moist” says the internet will pay you to use social media

    Having come out as Josh Petty, the social media platform’s CEO and founder discusses micropayments, what a ‘free internet’ really means, and why he chose the controversial BSV blockchain

    Twetch CEO Josh Petty (aka "Elon Moist") believes the internet will pay you to use social media in the future. An ad-free, decentralized social media application where you can make money from content creation and own your data, Twetch has been profitable from day one according to Kermit the CEO.

  • Voice can shout down Facebook
    Cryptocurrencies,  Technology

    Block.one: With $150 million Voice can shout down Facebook

    After incubating Voice for nine months, Block.one injected $150 million into the social news platform that’s aiming to tackle the rise of fake news

    Now independently operated, Voice is being billed as a “social news platform that rewards users and content creators,” and has the rather ambitious goal of tackling deficiencies in the media industry—namely the proliferation of fake news and concerns over data ownership.

  • Justin Sun
    Cryptocurrencies,  People

    Steemit is moving on over to Tron

    After announcing a partnership deal, the social media platform is moving its Dapps and converting its token

    Steemit, the blockchain-based blogging site where users get paid in STEEM tokens for content, is migrating its users, tokens, and decentralized apps to the Tron blockchain. 

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