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Everyone Is Getting Hilariously Rich and You’re Not

SAN FRANCISCO — Recently the founder of something called Ripple briefly became richer than Mark Zuckerberg. Another day an anonymous donor set up an $86 million Bitcoin-fortune charity called the Pineapple Fund. A Tesla was spotted with a BLOCKHN license plate. There’s a surge in people looking to …

Cryptocurrency

Is Internet Porn Making Young Men Impotent?

Thousands of men claim that porn addiction has led to erectile dysfunction – but many in the the medical community are skeptical<p>One afternoon last …

Trump and Obama: A Night to Remember

Once, and only once, in 2011, have I attended the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner in Washington, D.C., on the grounds, as I explained then, that Voltaire is said to have cited when he declined a second invitation to an orgy: once a philosopher, twice a pervert. Luckily for the …

Crocodiles and Pontius Pilate: The Iran Debate’s Descent

“I can’t run again,” President Barack Obama said yesterday, speaking in Mandela Hall at the African Union headquarters, in Addis Ababa. “I actually think I’m a pretty good President—I think if I ran I could win.” Obama, at the end of what is likely to be his final trip to the continent as …

Obama Administration

These Are The Five Main Reasons Bitcoin Is Beginning To Flourish As A Payment Technology

In a recent report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider's paid research service, we looked into all the reasons why Bitcoin shows promise as a technology that may one day threaten other forms of payment, including cash, credit cards, and money transfers.<p><b>Access the Full Report By Signing Up For A</b> …

Bitcoin

Retro-futurismo Kitsch

Retro-futurismo Kitsch. 3.9K likes. Science fiction beyond the fandom

This Is Your Country With 10 Feet Of Sea Level Rise

<i>This story originally appeared on Climate Central.</i><p>New research indicates that climate change has already triggered an unstoppable decay of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. The projected decay will lead to at least 4 feet of accelerating global sea level rise within the next two-plus centuries, and at …

CoinTerra Unveils 1 Petahash Hosted Mining Contracts

Bitcoin mining ASIC processor and systems manufacturer CoinTerra has announced it will offer hosted mining contracts.<p>The Austin-based company says …

Bitcoin

Fantastical Clouds Magically Suspended in Empty Rooms

Amsterdam-based artist Berndnaut Smilde is best known for his fantastical <i>Nimbus</i> series, in which individual clouds appear to magically float in empty rooms. The haunting images portray the airy nimbuses drifting through gorgeous Rococo rooms, Gothic cathedrals, and abandoned factories, evoking a …

Art

One World Trade Center NYC (nickname Freedom Tower),…

<b>One World Trade Center NYC</b> (nickname <b>Freedom Tower</b>), photographed 2.5 hours ago from New York by Gehry. After the drizzles and showers, New York City showed me a big nice smile this evening. Although a bit more sunset colors could have been better, I was perfectly happy with what I saw. The building is currently the tallest building in the United States (with a height of 1,776 feet or 541 meters), and the 4th tallest in the world. It was built on the site of the original World Trade Center that …

Lost Andy Warhol works recovered from Amiga floppy disks

Way back in 1985, famous pop artist Andy Warhol created a set of digital paintings using a Commodore Amiga computer. Those fascinating files have now been recovered.<p>Artist Andy Warhol may be best known for his paintings of Campbell's soup cans, but he also took a little-known side trip into the …

Andy Warhol

Twitter adds SMS password reset option and suspicious logins notification

Forgot your Twitter password? You can now request an SMS code from Twitter to start the process.<p>Twitter users who have forgotten their password will …

Landlords Behaving Badly; Then and Now in Bernal Heights

· <b>SFMOMA</b> close to hitting $610 million fundraising goal to fuel expansion [SFBT]<br>· <b>Lower Haight</b> landlord apologizes for that $100K rent requirement [SFist]<br>· Then and now: <b>Folsom at Precita</b>, 1943 [Bernalwood]<br>· Why is my <b>landlord</b> demanding a $150 late fee? [SF Appeal]<br>· San Francisco's <b>parks</b> scoured in …

Dynamic Deals | San Francisco Giants

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San Francisco

The weekend in pictures

A selection of images from around the world, from chihuahua races to flower power

The Ethereal Long Exposure Photography of Darren Moore | Colossal

<p>Self-taught photographer Darren Moore creates ethereal black and white landscapes using a method called daytime long exposure, where a special …

Pictures of the week: Bouncers, by Barbara Anastacio – in pictures

Each week, the Guardian Weekend magazine's editorial team choose a picture, or set of pictures, that particularly tickle their fancy. This week, their choice is Bouncers At Fashion Week by Barbara Anastacio.