Twetch Gets Suspended From Twitter in Wake of Trump ‘Fact-Check’ Storm

Twetch positions itself as an alternative to the platform it was deplatformed from, actively marketing itself against the San Francisco firm run by Bitcoin enthusiast Jack Dorsey. Petty said the application maintains censorship resistance by archiving conversations on the BSV blockchain. In fact, Twetch posted a meme aimed at Dorsey for censoring conversations on the […]

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Block.One Is Launching a Social Media Platform on the EOS Blockchain

While Facebook pursues crypto, crypto is pursuing social media. Block.one – the multibillion-dollar team that built the EOSIO platform – is the latest blockchain firm with social-media aspirations. Announced Saturday, the new platform will be called Voice. The company says its new social network will stand out by not turning users into products. In a release, CEO […]

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2018: When Privacy and Decentralization Collided

Guy Zyskind is the CEO and co-founder of Enigma, a secure computation protocol that integrates with blockchains. The following is an exclusive contribution to CoinDesk’s 2018 Year in Review. In 2018, two major long-term trends finally collided in a very public fashion. The first trend was the over-centralization of online platforms. For years, Facebook, Google and […]

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