Browsing the "Journalism" Tag

Blockchain Media Startup CEO Steps Down for Tech Role at Washington Post

| Brady Dale

Jarrod Dicker is stepping down as CEO of media monetization startup Po.et to return to the Washington Post.

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.

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.

Cannabis Publication to Launch on Civil’s Decentralized News Platform

| Wolfie Zhao

Cannabis Wire, a trade publication dedicated marijuana industry coverage, is launching a newsroom on blockchain-based journalism platform Civil.