Bringing context and critique to the cultural moment. Deep dives, reviews, and debate encouraged.
40017 Members
We'll be adding more communities soon!
© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
Bringing context and critique to the cultural moment. Deep dives, reviews, and debate encouraged.
40017 Members
We'll be adding more communities soon!
© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
Relevant
Hot
New
Spam
Relevant
Hot
New
Spam
0
1.1K
0
1.1K
"Link list on NTFs, crypto art, blockchain and other MoneyLab issues"
"Link list on NTFs, crypto art, blockchain and other MoneyLab issues"
0
984
0
984
"The hazy vision of new decentralized internet, built on the blockchain, to succeed the "Web 2.0" of Google and Facebook seems to be reaching a threshold of ambient cultural awareness such that non-tech pundits, news-engaged normies, _...Read More_
"The hazy vision of new decentralized internet, built on the blockchain, to succeed the "Web 2.0" of Google and Facebook seems to be reaching a threshold of ambient cultural awareness such that non-tech pundits, news-engaged normies, _...Read More_
0
1.3K
0
1.3K
"Rob Myers: is this the defining creative act, or the greatest art crime, of our age?"
"Rob Myers: is this the defining creative act, or the greatest art crime, of our age?"
63
46.6K
63
46.6K
"Blockchain may take years to evolve, but high on our agenda should be the question of whether local electoral processes can properly distribute power enough for blockchain to streamline community-governed reinvestment."
"Blockchain may take years to evolve, but high on our agenda should be the question of whether local electoral processes can properly distribute power enough for blockchain to streamline community-governed reinvestment."
63
39.6K
63
39.6K
"Art + Blockchain Meetup, a pop-up event aimed at creating dialogue on art on the blockchain. Timed to NFT London, INTERSECT explores how artists and creators are helping to advance new and innovative use cases for blockchain technology and _...Read More_
"Art + Blockchain Meetup, a pop-up event aimed at creating dialogue on art on the blockchain. Timed to NFT London, INTERSECT explores how artists and creators are helping to advance new and innovative use cases for blockchain technology and _...Read More_
55
31.6K
55
31.6K
“HE TOLD THEM eat a rainbow.” Major Dream and Robert Anderson are bent over the island bar of the Monastery Hotel in Old San Juan, laughing hysterically. They are telling the story of how Bitcoin billionaire Brock Pierce reacted when four _...Read More_
“HE TOLD THEM eat a rainbow.” Major Dream and Robert Anderson are bent over the island bar of the Monastery Hotel in Old San Juan, laughing hysterically. They are telling the story of how Bitcoin billionaire Brock Pierce reacted when four _...Read More_
0
1K
0
1K
"Are flashy renderings of speculative crypto cities blinding us from seeing blockchain urbanism’s human-scale potential?"
"Are flashy renderings of speculative crypto cities blinding us from seeing blockchain urbanism’s human-scale potential?"
63
36.6K
63
36.6K
"Blockchain promises a possibly utopian solution to issues of transparency, trust and governance in the digital age. But the rise of interest in the blockchain closely tracks the development of an ever more financialised world economy since _...Read More_
"Blockchain promises a possibly utopian solution to issues of transparency, trust and governance in the digital age. But the rise of interest in the blockchain closely tracks the development of an ever more financialised world economy since _...Read More_
0
2.8K
0
2.8K
"NFT marketplaces started to hit the scene and in 2021 the NFT craze began. New possibilities and uses for NFTs were explored and the term Web3 started to get thrown around. By _...Read More_
"NFT marketplaces started to hit the scene and in 2021 the NFT craze began. New possibilities and uses for NFTs were explored and the term Web3 started to get thrown around. By _...Read More_
0
3.8K
0
3.8K
"While the big streaming platforms continue to churn out soundalike playlists, Spores is rewiring the listening experience to make every playback a one-of-a-kind performance"
"While the big streaming platforms continue to churn out soundalike playlists, Spores is rewiring the listening experience to make every playback a one-of-a-kind performance"
-2
2.1K
-2
2.1K
"Blockchain enthusiasts crave a world without bankers, lawyers or fat-cat executives. There’s just one problem: trust"
"Blockchain enthusiasts crave a world without bankers, lawyers or fat-cat executives. There’s just one problem: trust"
63
39.9K
63
39.9K
"Can a blockchain-native art world bear the brunt of such a radical left turn into CC0? And even if so, can blockchain do it better?"
"Can a blockchain-native art world bear the brunt of such a radical left turn into CC0? And even if so, can blockchain do it better?"
0
946
0
946
“When Crypto Meets Conceptual Art, Things Get Weird” was the headline of a 2018 article in The New York Times about Irish artist Kevin Abosch. Four years on, and things are even _...Read More_
“When Crypto Meets Conceptual Art, Things Get Weird” was the headline of a 2018 article in The New York Times about Irish artist Kevin Abosch. Four years on, and things are even _...Read More_
63
39.3K
63
39.3K
"the only potential point-of-failure for independent intellectuals is payment processing. Profitable indie thinkers outside of institutions are almost completely cancel-proof; the only exception being if popular protest convinces payment _...Read More_
"the only potential point-of-failure for independent intellectuals is payment processing. Profitable indie thinkers outside of institutions are almost completely cancel-proof; the only exception being if popular protest convinces payment _...Read More_
0
980
0
980
"The craze around crypto art and NFTs (non-fungible tokens, i.e. digital certificates of ownership) blurs the boundaries of culture, economy and politics. Does blockchain technology offer ways out of parasitic platform capitalism, in which _...Read More_
"The craze around crypto art and NFTs (non-fungible tokens, i.e. digital certificates of ownership) blurs the boundaries of culture, economy and politics. Does blockchain technology offer ways out of parasitic platform capitalism, in which _...Read More_