Matt Furie has wrested control of Pepe from neo-Nazis and Alex Jones. Now he faces the blockchain, while selling NFTs for millions himself.
Art theft is a major problem online, with blockchain collectibles as the latest frontier. Now, DeviantArt is striking back with machine learning.
“We shouldn’t pretend that Bitcoin will fix the immediate suffering there, but it absolutely helps solve the problem of empire," said Erik Voorhees.
A small part of the bill concerning cryptocurrency tax reporting requirements has turned into a massive fight, with the industry's future on the line.
The town of Massena, New York, has put a 90-day moratorium on new Bitcoin mines sucking up cheap power in “unsightly old trailers and sea boxes."