News The Most Hyped Digital Currency Since Bitcoin Has Officially Launched
http://www.businessinsider.com, Rob Wile
Last night, a company called Ethereum began selling the first batch of its cryptocurrency, called ether.
News Here's What We Know About The Secretive, Elon Musk-Backed...
http://www.businessinsider.com, Rob Wile
Here's What We Know About The Secretive, Elon Musk-Backed Firm Creating Functional Artificial Intelligence
News No Man's Sky: A Vast Game Crafted by Algorithms
http://www.technologyreview.com, Simon Parkin
A new computer game, No Man's Sky, demonstrates a new way to build computer games filled with diverse flora and fauna.
News New technique could boost internet speeds tenfold
http://www.gizmag.com, Dario Borghino
Researchers at Aalborg University, MIT and Caltech have developed a new mathematically-based technique that can boost internet data speeds by up to 10 times, by making the nodes of a network much smarter and more adaptable
News Out in the Open: Ex-Googlers Building Cloud Software That's Almost Impossible to Take Down
http://www.wired.com, Klint Finley
Cockroaches are some of the most resilient creatures on earth. They can live for 45 minutes without air and over a month without food. Cutting their heads off won't even kill themat least not immediately. Their bodies can live on for several days wi
News Why Apple's Swift Language Will Instantly Remake Computer Programming
http://www.wired.com, Cade Metz
Chris Lattner spent a year and a half creating a new programming languagea new way of designing, building, and running computer softwareand he didn't mention it to anyone, not even his closest friends and colleagues.
News Inside the Artificial Brain That's Remaking the Google Empire
http://www.wired.com, Robert McMillan
It was one of the most tedious jobs on the internet. A team of Googlers would spend day after day staring at computer screens, scrutinizing tiny snippets of street photographs, asking themselves the same question over and over again: "Am I looking at
News Box Puts End to 'Storage Wars' With Unlimited Storage Space
http://www.businessinsider.com, Eugene Kim
Box CEO Aaron Levie declared the "end of the storage wars" today, as he rolled out unlimited storage space to its Business customers.
News New Snowden Docs: Spies Fake Polls and Pageview Counts, Censor Videos, Amplify Approved ones
Zero Hedge / Glen Greenwald
secretive British spy agency GCHQ has developed tools to seed the net with false info, including the ability to fake the results of online polls, fake pageview counts on web sites, "amplif[y]" sanctioned messages on YouTube, and censor "extremist" vi
News This Feisty Linux Company Has An Interesting Plan To Topple Android
Canonical is a 650-employee software company best known for its version of the Linux operating system.
News Microsoft's Virtual Assistant Cortana Sounds Like It's Going To Be Amazing
With its latest update to Windows Phone, Microsoft added what Apple and Google have been offering for quite some timea virtual assistant.
News DJI - Introducing Ground Station for the Phantom 2 Vision Series
Ground Station for the Phantom 2 Vision and the Phantom 2 Vision+ has arrived. Now you can program in a flight, let go of your controller and focus on getting the shot you want.
News Two MIT Alums Team Up To Take Down Gmail In An Email App Showdown
Inbox, the product from former Dropbox employees and MIT students, launched today, TechCrunch reports, and did so very quietly for a product gunning to go up against Google's Gmail.
News Ubuntu Touch Receives Over 100,000 App Downloads Despite Lack of Handsets
http://www.n3rdabl3.co.uk, by Aaron Richardson
Canonica, the developers behind the Linux operating system, Ubuntu, and the mobile OS of almost the same name, Ubuntu Touch, has released some pretty impressive statistics surrounding their mobile OS.
News The Ultra-Simple App That Lets Anyone Encrypt Anything
Encryption is hard. When NSA leaker Edward Snowden wanted to communicate with journalist Glenn Greenwald via encrypted email, Greenwald couldn't figure out the venerable crypto program PGP even after Snowden made a 12-minute tutorial video.
News ReFuel smart propane tank gauge to ensure you're cooking with gas
The partnership between Quirky and GE continues to bear fruit following the release of various smart products designed to work in conjunction with the Wink app.
News IRS policy that targeted political groups also aimed at open source projects
The IRS denied a proposal to grant 501(c)(3) status to Yorba, a nonprofit organization that develops open source software for the Linux desktop. Yorba spokesperson Jim Nelson disclosed the full text of the IRS rejection letter.
News AP Will Use Robots to Write Some Business Stories
AP will announce Monday that it plans to use automation technology from a company called Automated Insights to produce stories about earnings reports.
News Google launches Android Wear, hoping for a wearable revolution
From the moment Google kicked off its I/O developers' conference on Wednesday, it was clear that wearables and Android Wear would feature prominently, as a parade of Google employees took the stage wearing mostly big-screened bulky-looking watches on
News San Francisco parking app refuses shut-down order
The company behind a mobile app that allows San Francisco drivers to get paid for the public parking spaces they exit has rejected an order from the city attorney to stop its operations.
News ICLOAK Creates Revolutionary Way To Take Privacy Into Your Own Hands
http://benswann.com, By: Ben Swann
In this era of government spying, some are asking, "Where is the free market solution?"
News D.C. Cab Drivers Choke Streets To Protest Rideshare Companies
D.C. cab drivers blared their horns and blocked traffic for blocks near the city's municipal office building Wednesday to protest rideshare companies like Lyft and Uber.