Kim Dotcom has big plans for cloud storage and Bitcoin in 2017

Nearly a month ago, former Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom announced that he was working on a brand new version of the cloud storage and hosting service with enhanced security and privacy features.

Today, he took to Twitter to reveal more about his vision for the next coming of Megaupload.

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For starters, it now has a launch date of January 20, 2017. It will also offer a white-label option, which means that you can use the hosting service with your own domain name for free. Plus, it’ll also fetch remotely hosted files (that aren’t stored on your server) that you link to, and upload them to your account.Dotcom added that it will offer increased anonymity and will be “a nightmare for those who want to mass surveil censor.”

In addition, he said that Megaupload file transfers will be linked to Bitcoin microtransactions, which seems to indicate that users

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