Media Startup Civil to Issue Refunds as $8 Million Token Sale Fails
New York-based blockchain media startup Civil will issue refunds to participants in its token sale, which failed to hit the $8 million minimum.
WordPress is launching a news publishing platform backed by Google and ConsenSys, with blockchain tools on offer from Civil.
Journalist-owned news site Popula has stored an entire U.S. news article on the ethereum blockchain, permanently archiving the story.
Jarrod Dicker is stepping down as CEO of media monetization startup Po.et to return to the Washington Post.
After a failed token sale in October, ConsenSys startup Civil is launching an offering in February that incorporates lessons learned.
Civil was supposed to create a more transparent and democratic model for journalism, but so far, journalists working on its platform have yet to receive all of the compensation they say they were promised when hired.