The News Provenance Project Wants to Save Journalism Using Blockchain

Technology aimed to blunt the spread of misinformation

The New Provenance Project bets on blockchain to save journalism against the rise of misinformation.
Blockchain technology could protect journalism against the rise of misinformation. Twitter

There’s a curious sense of irony that The New York Times R&D Lab is looking at an unrefined, if not undeveloped, technology to fix an industry beset by issues created by, well, technology.

@joshsternberg Josh Sternberg is the former media and tech editor at Adweek.