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Bitcoin Is ‘The Most Extraordinary Bubble of Our Generation’ Says Trader [Crypto Coins News] There's more media attention and more institutional investor interest now than during previous bitcoin bull markets.
Wilmot’s Warehouse is a clever puzzler about staying organized [The Verge] About two minutes into puzzle game Wilmot’s Warehouse, I had an “Oh no!” moment. It was the sort of moment that comes from playing a lot of Sid Meier games like Civilization or SimGolf where you blink and a whole day is gone. It’s the kind of moment where, ev…
Ex-Donkey Kong Champ Threatens to Sue Over Record Removal [Wired] Billy Mitchell issues a 156-page “evidence package” in an attempt to prove his feats of arcade greatness.
Here’s what happened in the impact crater the day it did in the dinos [Ars Technica] Rock core allows researchers to create an incredible timeline.
The Best iPad Drawing Apps for Every Kind of Artist (2019) [Wired] With these apps, your Apple Pencil might actually replace your real pencils.
New Electrics, New Laws, and Other Car News This Week [Wired] Automakers show off their latest in Frankfurt, and California lawmakers rewrite the rules of the road for Uber and Lyft.
The Colonel Sanders Dating Sim Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup [Wired] Also: President Trump loses another national security adviser, a potential ban on e-cigarettes, and more.
These 4 NFL Teams Are Either in Salary Cap Nirvana…or Hell [Crypto Coins News] These four NFL teams are facing salary cap issues -- either because they have too much money or not enough.
Become a Google Analytics master for under $20 [The Next Web] TLDR: Understand web traffic like the back of your hand with this Ultimate Google Analytics training bundle for $19.99. If a tree falls in a forest and no one is there to hear it, ...
Fitbit's Versa 2 Is Useful, but Still Not an Apple Watch [Wired] The latest iteration of Fitbit's popular smartwatch has some nice features, but also some big flaws.
Physicists Finally Nail the Proton’s Size, and Hope Dies [Wired] A new measurement seems to eliminate an anomaly that has captivated physicists for nearly a decade.
How do you leave a warning that lasts as long as nuclear waste? [Ars Technica] Burying radioactive waste is seen as the safe way—how do we tell future generations?
The fight over fuel economy rules is getting messy [Ars Technica] Some in Congress want to investigate the Justice Department's investigators.
Week in Review: Apple games the system [TechCrunch] Hey all. This is Week-in-Review, where I give a heavy amount of analysis and/or rambling thoughts on one story while scouring the rest of the hundreds of stories that emerged on TechCrunch this week to surface my favorites for your reading pleasure. Last week…
A Detox Drug Promises Miracles—If It Doesn't Kill You First [Wired] The heavy hallucinogen ibogaine is illegal in the US, but some addicts are flocking to Mexican clinics for it, hoping to be cured. A physician investigates.
How Rich Donors Like Epstein (and Others) Undermine Science [Wired] MIT’s Media Lab, Harvard, Stanford, hospitals—they all take money from donors. Whether it's to truly help the world, or merely burnish a reputation, the money nevertheless bends the arc of the innovation universe.
Drone Attack Boils Oil Price to Scorch Stock Market Monday [Crypto Coins News] Yemeni rebeles launched massive drone attacks in Saudi Arabia Saturday. This should spike the oil price while slamming stocks next week.
Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin should be worth $100,000 right now, according to John McAfee’ [The Next Web] Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Nightingale used to say: Peel off the skin…
Everything Wrong With the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Beta [Crypto Coins News] Now that players have had a few days to get their heads around Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, it's looking pretty rough around the edges.
Twitter is Losing its S%# Over This $4 Million Golden Toilet [Crypto Coins News] A multi-million dollar golden toilet is stolen from the birthplace of Winston Churchill and the Twitter reactions are priceless.