Controversial tech entrepreneur and ex-hacker Kim Dotcom is planning his very own Internet, in which the blockchain would play "an important role".
In later tweets, he explained how MegaNet would work.
Dotcom continued to tell his followers that they "would be surprised" about "how much idle storage and bandwidth capacity mobile phones have", adding that "MegaNet will turn that idle capacity into a new network".
The Internet bad boy assured that "the blockchain will play an important role and battery drain won't be an issue with hundreds of phones carrying MegaNet".
Initially, Dotcom said, MegaNet "won't rely exclusively on mobile networks at launch. But the more powerful phones become the more data and traffic they will carry".
He concluded by telling the public: "You become the MegaNet."
Image via Kim Dotcom
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