Anyone who's been on Twitter knows what is flawed about it. Toxic tweetstorm to outrage mobs...Twitter is indeed a weird place where the worst of humanity easily comes out.Some people think that the solution for all of that is a Twitter clone built on Ethereum. This project is called: Peepeth - The Decentralized Twitter Now I'm going to … [Read more...] about Peepeth Review – Balancing Barriers To Entry and Incentives
Ethereum is an open-source, public, blockchain-based distributed computing platform and operating system featuring smart contract functionality. It supports a modified version of Nakamoto consensus via transaction-based state transitions
For the past 2 weeks, I've been exclusively writing about blockchain-based social media platforms and every day, I find a new project that I've never heard of before. Projects built on Steem, EOS and Ethereum. Somehow, 9 years after the birth of Bitcoin, developers realized that social media is, most likely, the killer app the industry has been … [Read more...] about The State of the Blockchain-Based Social Media Industry in 2018
By popular demand, I'm finally ready to do a complete Mithril review. I've read their whitepaper, downloaded the Lit app, built a profile and played around with it and I'm now equipped to do a complete analysis of it. So...What Is Mithril?Mithril is a social media platform that launched in March 2018 by a Taiwanese team of developers. The … [Read more...] about Mithril (MITH) Review – Letting Influencers Mine Their Influence
Every day it seems, I discover a new social media built on the blockchain. I've read the SocialX.Network whitepaper a couple times but haven't yet got invited to the closed beta release. If you want to join the waiting list, you can do so here.So I will review to the best of my ability what SocialX has to offer, the good and the bad as far as I … [Read more...] about SocialX.Network Review – To The Next Level?
Introduction In this review series about social media applications built on the blockchain, we are going to spend our time today looking at the Sapien Network.This project launched shortly after it's ICO that ended on March 21, 2018. As all social media dapp, it aimed at changing the way people are using social media. It tries to solve the … [Read more...] about Sapien Network Review – Fake News & Paywalls
Introduction The race to change social media as we know it is ON. In the digital age, attention is a scarce resource. The old social media model is fast becoming obsolete when facing the new model that blockchain offers. Blockchain-based social media are turning the economic incentives on their head. Rather than extracting content and attention … [Read more...] about A Survey of Blockchain-Based Social Media Industry