EOS-Based mostly Social Media Platform Voice Publicizes Beta Launch

EOS-Based mostly Social Media Platform Voice Publicizes Beta Launch

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December 7, 2019 by The Btc News
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Voice, the social media platform first unveiled by EOS creator Block.One in June, introduced that it’s going to launch in beta on Feb. 14 — Valentine’s Day — in 2020. Voice introduced the beta launch date in a weblog submit printed by the challenge on Dec. 5. The agency additionally guarantees that it’s going to
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Voice, the social media platform first unveiled by EOS creator Block.One in June, introduced that it’s going to launch in beta on Feb. 14 — Valentine’s Day — in 2020. Voice introduced the beta launch date in a weblog submit printed by the challenge on Dec. 5. The agency additionally guarantees that it’s going to share its progress with the group as the event goes on. 

Voice additionally claims that hundreds have already signed up to participate in its beta testing. The agency additionally admits that the initiative continues to be suffering from regulatory uncertainty and that it’s nonetheless working with regulators to make sure compliance.

What’s new in Voice?

The platform additionally plans to “cycle worth” again to the customers within the type of its personal tokens. General, the agency presents itself as a social platform aiming to unravel the issues afflicting its already lively counterparts, akin to information auctioneering and hidden algorithms. Voice claims that the initiative will try to unravel the curiosity misalignment afflicting present platforms:

“We imagine Voice is social accurately — the place what’s good for the platform can also be good for you.”

The issue with present social media

The weblog submit additionally explains the motivation behind the challenge’s improvement and cites an evidence of Block.One chief technical officer Dan Larimer which was issued about half a yr in the past to an viewers in Washington D.C. The writer of the submit summarized what was stated within the following manner:

“Social media is damaged. Designed to make use of us, our information and a focus is harvested into trillion greenback income, whereas we battle to guard ourselves in opposition to the results of getting our consideration auctioned to nameless events, and our private data traded on the open market.”

In the course of the occasion, Larimer additionally defined that such a misalignment of curiosity between the platforms and its customers more and more exposes the general public to information profiling, identification theft, cyberbullying, and persuasive misinformation. In response to him, manufactured propaganda aiming to control public opinion, which thrives on social media platforms, makes it more durable than ever to know what’s actual.

As Cointelegraph illustrated in a devoted evaluation in early October, blockchain is commonly proposed as an answer to the growing unfold of false data. Moreover, blockchain and decentralization have been lengthy proposed as options for most of the points plaguing the present social media platforms.

One of many final examples was unveiled in October, when experiences recommended {that a} Yale professor and Goldman Sachs veteran have been planning a brand new blockchain-based rival to Fb in 2020.





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