Bitbacker.io in the press!
Patreon is a platform that a lot of content creators use to raise money from appreciative fans who want to support them. But Patreon has joined the purge bandwagon, too. What alternative do people have? It turns out that cryptocurrency, and a brand new platform, are major pieces of that puzzle. Naomi Brockwell joins me to discuss.Bitcoin vs. Social Media Purges
Recently, I was invited to check out a new website called BitBacker.io a website that allows viewers, sponsors and pledges to do so via cryptocurrency (currently BTC and BCH with more to come). Unlike YouTube which takes a percentage of the funds (up to 25%) that a content creator receives via the YouTube SuperChat, BitBacker takes only 1% and the content creators keep the rest...Blockchain Platforms/DAPPS Review: BitBacker.io
We discuss his new project @bitbacker.io that easily allows users to share content and earn or pledge crypto to their favorite creators. (Check me out: https://bitbacker.io/user/sasha-256/) We also discuss Mimble Wimble, the Harry Potter spell that stops people from sharing secrets... errr I mean the protocol that makes blockchain transactions private. We also hit on the Bcash hash wars, the regulatory limitations to privacy coins in america, the benefits of institutional investment in bitcoin, and jay jay's overall optimism for the longevity of bitcoin. I hope you enjoy the episode as much as I did. Please show any support by interacting with him on bitbacker.io.
Patreon just suspended the account of Bitchute, in another example of censorship from big tech social media.Kicked off Patreon: more censorship from big tech, interview with BitChute
Paypal and stripe just pulled ALL services from the patreon alternative platform SubscribeStar, belying the incredible power that payment processors wield in the censorship war. It highlights why cryptocurrency is more important than ever right now.Another twist: paypal the crux of censorship
BitBacker Is Changing the way you do chats with video sharing sites like YouTube.This a new website called BitBacker.io a website that allows viewers, sponsors and pledges to do so via cryptocurrency (currently BTC and BCH with more to come). Unlike YouTube which takes a percentage of the funds (up to 25%) that a content creator receives via the YouTube SuperChat, BitBacker takes only 1% and the content creators keep the rest...
Carl Benjamin, otherwise known by his nom de plume Sargon of Akkad, is one of the most prominent YouTubers in the Western online dissident community. So naturally it sent ripples of alarm through many writers and YouTubers and thinkers who care about freedom of speech when he was banned from Patreon last week...Meet the Crypto Fuelled Patreon Alternative