Articles tagged "currency"
After years of tight state control, China is finally preparing its currency, the yuan, to go mainstream.
Thing is, it's kind of beautiful.
The best use for anonymous cryptocurrency? Shame-ordering a burrito at 2 AM.
Are these online businesses too mainstream for bitcoin?
What the hell happened and what have we learned?
This monetary melody will continue to evolve as the number of bitcoin transactions steadily increases.
Some bitcoin services are more likely to comply with authority than your wish for privacy.
To be clear, anyone who claims to know the direction of bitcoin tomorrow should be taken with a grain of salt.
The founder of Bitcoin ATM wastes no time on a bitcoin-paved information superhighway.
In light of all the buzz surrounding the first widely used digital currency, it's a good time to talk some bitcoin basics.
Will Jeff Berwick's new company launch the first bitcoin-powered ATM in Cyprus?
Engineering the Bitcoin Gold Rush: An Interview with Yifu Guo, Creator of the First Purpose-Built Miner
"It’s not about how much bitcoin is worth. The exchange rate is irrelevant. It’s about the concept."
What gives a shiny rock that has no real utility--outside of jewelry and limited industrial use--any kind of real world value?
Open-source banking charges upward.
French bitcoin exchange Paymium says it plans to regulate and institutionalize the crypto-currency with Bitcoin Central.
On November 9th, 65 Bitcoin-accepting merchants all got together, tossed their logos onto a website, and offered discount rates on products as diverse as bars of gold, chocolates, and automobiles.
I had an interesting argument the other day about traffic cameras, and camera tracking/facial recognition in general. The opposing argument was a fairly typical slippery slope type objection -- _now it's traffic tickets, but next it'll be your face l…
It is at once the ‘net’s most inspired invention or its most dangerous project ever depending on who you ask.Bitcoin might be nothing more than the latest Internet scam, a virtual ponzi scheme designed to enrich early adopters, while adding no real v…
Ones and Zeros: Weather We Like it or Not, We are Losing the War on Hacking, Our Satellites, and Our Bitcoins
_My pair of Chinatown bootleg Ray-Bans has passed the test of time. Maybe I'll give the Chinese knockoff of Austria a shot._ h3. ONE: US soldier "re-grows" 70% of his leg using experimental procedure ("Daily Mail":http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/a…