Has anyone found a suitable reddit alternative with an interesting and active community?
I used to learn a lot of reddit. Now I find myself face palming nonstop and losing hope in humanity.
I had a thought about a reddit clone where participating (non-read only) accounts would require holding some crypto collateral. I can imagine this creating an interesting environment because at this point in time crypto holders are fairly unique/intelligent people and it would also add a costly disincentive to manipulative sockpuppet/bot accounts. If you add a BIP70 style payment scheme for the initial collateral signaling/deposit (ideally in a non-custodial way) you could collect fees that pay for the service to be sustaining, and potentially even create a viral invite incentive where early users receive funds from new joiners (although this then becomes really complicated and potentially gameable).
Time to learn the basics of consensus algorithms that ensure the viability of our transactions and prove that network members don't cheat. PoW, PoS, PoB or maybe PoET? Read on to find out which algor...