On the one hand blockchain tech, in its many manifestations, is simply reinscribing existing power formations in new technical shapes that act as a foil for what's actually going on #capitalism
But on the other hand, what could be more important than the social and technical protocols we use for coming to consensus about the things we do in the world?
Maybe I'm just falling under the spell of some of the discourse around this tech, but is anyone else finding themselves similarly conflicted?
@a like you said it is easier, and healthier, to just ignore it, and not expend the energy sifting through it all to find what is worthwhile. It's not clear to me that what is actually worthwhile will survive, but I guess it will?
A Fediverse instance for people interested in cooperative and collective projects.