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How bitcoins became worth $10,000

A few years ago, people thought Bitcoin was a joke. Now it’s worth billions.<p>On Tuesday evening, the value of one bitcoin shot above $10,000. It has …

Bitcoin

Insider | The Next Web

All stories in Insider<p>Signal and Telegram are down for many users [Update: they're coming back]<p>Move your private chats to WhatsApp or Telegram: it has been hours since encrypted messenger Signal went down for users worldwide. ...<p>Mix<p>Ex-Google CEO is relatively certain robots aren't going to kill us …

The Uncertain Future of Bitcoin Futures

Not even Jamie Dimon knows how this saga will end.<p>I want you to imagine a time, in the not-too-distant future, where the following things have happened (in this order):<p>Bitcoin futures have started trading on the CME Group Inc.'s futures exchange, which they are scheduled to do by next …

Cryptocurrency

What Bitcoin Watchers Are Saying After the Surge Past $10,000

Bitcoin entered uncharted territory on Wednesday after breaching $10,000 for the first time, leaving investors to wonder how long the rally will go …

Bitcoin’s Wild Ride: A Rally, a Rout and Outages on the Exchanges

Bitcoin plunged as much as 20 percent hours after a rally past $11,000 generated a surge in traffic at online exchanges that led to intermittent …

Coinbase ordered to report 14,355 users to the IRS

Anyone moving more than $20,000 on the platform is subject to the new order<p>Today, Coinbase suffered a major defeat at the hands of the Internal Revenue Service, nearly a year after the case was initially filed. A California federal court has ordered Coinbase to turn over identifying records for all …

Every successful relationship is successful for the same exact reasons

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of advice from their own marriages to make sure my wife and I didn’t shit the (same) bed. I think most newlyweds do this, especially after a few cocktails …

Relationships

Tesla's new Solar Roof is actually cheaper than a normal roof

Good news for those who have been eyeing Tesla’s new Solar Roof – the company just announced pricing for its photovoltaic tiles, and they come in at …

Clean Energy

Diving deep into the world of emergent gravity

Getting rid of dark matter would be a big ordeal, so we talk to the man behind the theory.<p>The Universe is a strange place. Apart from the normal …

Dark Matter

What Things Should Every Physics Major Know?

Over the weekend, cosmologist and author Sean Carroll tweeted about what physics majors should know, namely that “the Standard Model is an SU(3)xSU(2)xU(1) gauge theory, and know informally what that means.” My immediate reaction to this was pretty much in line with Brian Skinner’s, namely that …

Physics