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Why Edward Snowden supports anonymous cryptocurrencies

Why Edward Snowden supports anonymous cryptocurrencies

In light of recent events, the importance of financial privacy has become an increasingly unavoidable issue for cryptocurrency users. With the exception of anonymous cryptocurrencies, the lack of
Chile’s pollution problems has led to green startups

Chile’s pollution problems has led to green startups

Santiago de Chile is an understatedly cool city. Sure, it doesn’t have the classical buildings of Buenos Aires or the ageless allure of Rio, but what’s lacking in historic charm is made up for with a
‘China’s gift to Africa’: How China spied on the African Union via donated computers

‘China’s gift to Africa’: How China spied on the African Union via donated computers

For a period of 5 years, China continued to spy on all electronic communications at the African Union’s headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Chinese spy operation continued throughout this
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Why indie ecommerce will keep getting sucked up by the likes of Walmart and IKEA

Why indie ecommerce will keep getting sucked up by the likes of Walmart and IKEA

In the early 1980’s, a Danish drummer placed an ad in a California newspaper looking for jam buddies and face-melting thrash metal was born. Over the course of the decade, Metallica built a genre and
Get inspired: Bowie and Kanye can spark your adaptable mindset

Get inspired: Bowie and Kanye can spark your adaptable mindset

An adaptable mindset helps you expand your horizon, teaches you to see things from multiple perspectives, and can even show you a bit of the future. Creating such a mindset for yourself can make it
Apple employees keep running into walls at its new spaceship campus

Apple employees keep running into walls at its new spaceship campus

An architectural marvel, perhaps no building sums up the company it contains better than Apple’s “spaceship” campus. The impressive structure houses some 13,000 employees, each contained within barely
This DIY game console is as much fun to build as it is to play

This DIY game console is as much fun to build as it is to play

Glued to the couch, controller in hand, the average teen morphs into an extra from The Walking Dead for about six hours each week. But that’s okay; there are worse ways to kill time than playing PUBG.
Twitch detoxes chat by splitting it into separate rooms

Twitch detoxes chat by splitting it into separate rooms

Twitch this week introduced Rooms, a feature that splits chat into separate sections, thus solving the problem of overcrowded chat. Until now, a streamer’s chat was a single channel, where everyone
Atari has decentralized gaming for 45 years. Now it’s creating altcoins.

Atari has decentralized gaming for 45 years. Now it’s creating altcoins.

Atari recently announced the development of two new cryptocurrencies, Atari Token and Pong Token. If you’re too young to remember the company, the important thing to know is that it was part of a
How blockchain is streamlining business operations

How blockchain is streamlining business operations

What would the landscape look like today if Marriott had discovered AirBnB? It’s always striking to see disruptions being made in industries where the most well-established brand “should have” been at
Google Images just made downloading photos more annoying

Google Images just made downloading photos more annoying

Google Images is pretty much the default way of finding photos around the internet, but the company just made a small but signficant change to how you access images. Google removed the ‘View Image’
Google and 911 are teaming up to pinpoint your location more accurately

Google and 911 are teaming up to pinpoint your location more accurately

Google recently tested new tech to help 911 dispatchers find callers more quickly and more accurately. 80 percent of the calls made with Google’s tech were more accurate than calls made via cell phone
Cryptocurrency News 2/16/2018

Cryptocurrency News 2/16/2018

Editor’s note: The following column is written as intentional satire and may or may not have deliberate or undeliberate errors. We apologize that this post was posted roughly 150 times in a row. An
Good news for humanity: Germany joins list of countries that won’t use autonomous weapons

Good news for humanity: Germany joins list of countries that won’t use autonomous weapons

Lieutenant General Ludwig Leinhos, head of Germany’s Cyber and Information Space Command, told panel members at the Munich Security Conference yesterday that Germany would abstain from using
Governor blames Florida shooting on the ‘cultural problem’ of video games *sighs*

Governor blames Florida shooting on the ‘cultural problem’ of video games *sighs*

You knew it was coming. I knew it was coming. It comes after every shooting involving a young person, with the predictability of the sun rise. Say their ridiculous invective with me now: “The problem

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Harman Kardon’s $150 Traveler speaker puts detailed sound – and a spare battery – in your pocket

I’m all about wireless speakers that let you start a party anytime, anywhere – they’ve livened up many a trip to mountains and beaches over the past few years. But when it comes to portable gear,

This startup is trying to make bitcoin mining more accessible for everyone

Cryptocurrency mining is the process of generating new bitcoins by solving a series of complex mathematical equations using considerable computing power. Ever since the birth of bitcoin in 2009, this
Breaking: VISA officially blames cryptocurrency overcharge scandal on Coinbase

Breaking: VISA officially blames cryptocurrency overcharge scandal on Coinbase

Following a technical issue which resulted in Coinbase overcharging numerous cryptocurrency buyers for up to 50 times their original purchase, VISA has now come out to blame the bug on the popular