Trebor Scholz is a writer, catalyst, and professor for Culture and Media at The New School in New York City. Scholz’ interests are located at the intersection of digital labor, global media activism, and digital learning, positioned to analyze the limitations and potentialities of emerging digital media.
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Wednesday, November 11, 2015
The Internet Needs a New Economy
Just a year or so ago, Bitcoin was weird. The digital “crypto-currency” had become fairly notorious as a preferred medium of exchange for hackers, outlaws, and the most strenuous libertarians. The underlying blockchain technology – a secure, distributed database requiring no central server or owner...