Browsing the "Civil" Tag

New WordPress Publishing Platform Will Offer Blockchain Features

| Yogita Khatri

WordPress is launching a news publishing platform backed by Google and ConsenSys, with blockchain tools on offer from Civil.

Civil-Backed News Site Stores Full Article on Ethereum Blockchain

| Nikhilesh De

Journalist-owned news site Popula has stored an entire U.S. news article on the ethereum blockchain, permanently archiving the story.

Take 2: News Startup Civil Announces Rebooted Token Sale for February

| Brady Dale

After a failed token sale in October, ConsenSys startup Civil is launching an offering in February that incorporates lessons learned.

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Employees Say Startup Civil Hyped Crypto Returns, But Failed to Pay

| Leigh Cuen

Civil was supposed to create a more transparent and democratic model for journalism, but so far, journalists working on its platform have yet to…

Media Startup Civil to Issue Refunds as $8 Million Token Sale Fails

| Wolfie Zhao

New York-based blockchain media startup Civil will issue refunds to participants in its token sale, which failed to hit the $8 million minimum.

One Big Backer Is Propping Up Media Startup Civil’s Struggling ICO

| Brady Dale

The token sale for Civil has brought in $1.34 million toward its $8 million minimum goal.

Forbes Partners With Civil to Publish Content on a Blockchain

| Nikhilesh De

Forbes will begin publishing article metadata to Civil's blockchain platform starting next year, the companies announced Tuesday.

I Can’t Believe This Blockchain Is Free

| Michael J Casey

At the very least, a blockchain mindset can help you call social media giants' bluff when they tell you that their services are "free."

Could This ICO Model Let Anyone Sell Tokens Legally? Civil Thinks So

| Brady Dale

Amid regulatory uncertainty, the ICO industry has all but cut off retail investors. But will a new model open it up again? Civil is testing it.

AP Inks Deal With Blockchain Media Startup Civil

| Nikhilesh De

The Associated Press is partnering with blockchain journalism startup Civil to license articles for different newsrooms.