cash

Bitcoin

Using Bitcoin as Money Just Got a Lot Harder In Europe

Bitcoin debit cards stopped working after a decision from the payment processor.
Jordan Pearson
1.5.18
IRL

You Can Now Buy the Privacy-Focused Cryptocurrency Monero Offline With Cash

'LocalMonero' wants buying Monero to be even more anonymous.
Jordan Pearson
8.29.17
transaction failed

America Wasted $160 Million Trying to Get Afghanistan to Use E-Payments

Will that be cash, charge, or bribe?
Matthew Gault
8.22.17
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Just Split Into Two Different Versions

The first "hard fork" in bitcoin's history just occurred.
Jordan Pearson
8.1.17
deals

Jeff Bezos Went Grocery Shopping, Bought Whole Foods

That's a lot of kombucha.
Louise Matsakis
6.16.17
Spending Patterns

China Is on Track to Fully Phase Out Cash

Experts believe it won’t be long before China, the first country to introduce paper money, becomes the first to go totally cashless.
Jamie Fullerton
5.10.17
riding dirty

Brazil’s Love Affair With Uber Has Been Ruined by Kidnapping, Robbery, and Murder

Uber, cash, and crime is a bad mix.
Guilherme Tagiaroli
2.25.17
News

The Dream of Buying a Coffee With Bitcoin Is Dying, If It’s Not Already Dead

“It’s a usability nightmare.”
Jordan Pearson
3.2.16
Contests

​The Next $20 Million XPrize Will Go to the Machine that Turns Carbon Into Cash

Whichever machine can suck the most carbon out of a power plant and turn it into the most valuable commodity, wins.
Brian Merchant
9.29.15
short circuit

There Are a Trillion Reasons Why PayPal Is Launching a New Way to Pay

Click link, send money.
Nicholas Deleon
9.1.15
Why Is This Still a Thing?

Why Are Checks Still a Thing?

We have a lot of better options, yet we're still sometimes forced to use this 300-year-old technology.
Kaleigh Rogers
5.15.15
Art

100 People Around the Country Are Stamping Predator Drones on Cash

"In Drones We Trust" puts drones above America's most iconic government buildings.
Jason Koebler
11.17.14