Updates this week: Bitcoin Bubble, Industry Alliance against harmful content and online conduct. Plus: eWallet Loyalty.
THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION HAS APPOINTED WORLDLINE TO LEAD THE “TRUBLO” PROJECT, AIMED AT DEVELOPING SOLUTIONS TO PROMOTE TRUST IN SOCIAL NETWORKS
The aim of TruBlo is to design innovative projects based on Blockchain technology to ensure the exchange of reliable content, creating trust and reputation models.
Why blockchain for business evolves only slowly. Plus: Dutch startup enables time-stamping content.
The Blockchain 50 of 2021. Apple pushing for user privacy. Plus: The next 50 years of technology.
TruBlo Open Call #1. Other news: Google open center against harmful content, Twitter starts Birdwatch to fight misinformation.
Could the next iteration of Twitter be created as a decentralised platform? Twitter started to explore whether this could be done with todays technologies and what the benefits could be. The project name is “Bluesky”.
Watch a speech by Rachel Botsman, author of the book “Who can you trust”, speaking about the many subtle aspects of how we form trust.
This study from 2017 is great to understand why the rise of dis- and mal-information poses many threats.
CB Insights “Disinformation that kills” is a study about strategies in digital information warfare. The analysis shows helps to understand how disinformation campaigns work
The Conference for Truth and Trust Online (TTO 2020) assembles stakeholders that care about “improving the truthfulness and trustworthiness of online communications”.
Inrupt, the startup behind Solid, founded by Tim Berners-Lee has released an enterprise software to build privacy-friendly platforms