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This internet veteran wants to steal Amazon’s video business by putting blockchain on ‘zombie’ computers — and he’s already raised $25 million

Halsey Minor, who founded CNET and cofounded Salesforce, is spearheading a new distributed computing project focused on encoding, storing, and streaming video. The effort is designed to tap into so-called zombie servers, which are unused or underutilized computers in data centres. Server owners will be paid via a new cryptocurrency […]
This internet veteran wants to steal Amazon’s video business by putting blockchain on ‘zombie’ computers  —  and he’s already raised $25 million