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FORTUNE — In recent weeks, the arrest of Bitcoin Foundation’s Charlie Shrem and the near collapse of Mt. Gox, the world’s largest Bitcoin exchange, have added plenty more debate over the virtual currency’s survival and future. Of all the talk, however, what’s often overlooked is that the payment …

Tim Cook discusses Google selling Motorola, says iPhone hasn’t hit a ceiling, and more from full WSJ interview

After posting excerpts last night, in which Tim Cook announced Apple’s share buyback of $14 billion in the last two weeks, <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> has now published the full interview with Apple’s CEO.<p>The interview repeats many of the comments Cook has made to investors in the past, reaffirming that …

Goodbye Twitter fridges, hello 3D-printed food

At CES 2014, the smartest home appliances aren't smart at all<p>CES has long been the best place in the world to find a bunch of insane and impractical home appliances. Last year saw the category reach its drunk-on-tech nadir, best exemplified by Samsung's incongruous efforts to push Evernote onto …

BILLIONAIRE HEDGE FUND MANAGER: 'Chris Christie Is A Once-In-A-Generation Leader'

Druckenmiller told Bloomberg TV's Stephanie Ruhle that Christie is a "once-in-a-generation leader" and that he admires him.<p>"The country thirsts for a great leader. A leader's actions in crisis are revealing," Druckenmiller told Bloomberg TV's Stephanie Ruhle.<p>"Governor Christie's actions yesterday …

Government

Eric Schmidt admits Google missed on social & says it’s his fault

While discussing his predictions for the future of tech, Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt looked into the company’s past and said he should have predicted how big social would be.<p>“The biggest mistake that I made was not anticipating the rise of the social networking phenomenon — not a mistake …

Twitter beware -- Instagram's the really hot property

Twitter and Instagram appeal to the same audience and are used by a similar percentage of online adults, says a new Pew Research survey.<p>Twitter has a major Instagram problem, based on the latest findings from a new survey from the Pew Research Center's Internet Project.<p>The older social network for …

Social Media

Former BP geologist: peak oil is here and it will 'break economies'

Industry expert warns of grim future of 'recession' driven 'resource wars' at University College London lecture<p>A former British Petroleum (BP) geologist has warned that the age of cheap oil is long gone, bringing with it the danger of "continuous recession" and increased risk of conflict and hunger.<p>…

Icons of the Web 2013

Icons of the Web from the open source Nmap Security Scanner Project (http://nmap.org) is an update to the hugely popular project from 2010. This …

Why Bitcoin Will Never Be a Currency—in 2 Charts

Bitcoin could be Paypal 2.0, but it will never be the dollar 2.0. Not when prices would have had to fall 98.5 percent the past year if they'd been set in terms of Bitcoin.<p>Reuters<p>Falling prices sound like a good thing, but they're not.<p>When prices fall, people put off buying things. And when people …

Boot up: Bitcoin deflation, Google v email, MOOC (dis)engagement, and more

Plus Samsung questioned on China labour, the truth about kids and social media, Quin Emanuel's claim, and more<p>A quick burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team<p>The 'Bitcoin Consumer Price Index' shows massive deflation >> Businessweek<p>According to the official US Bureau …

10 Charts from 2013 That Changed the Way We Think

1. Asian countries are overtaking European countries when it comes to prosperity:<p>2. The most common area of weakness for ineffective senior leaders is their ability to develop others, followed by their ability to collaborate (but research shows it’s entirely possible to reverse these bad habits):<p>3. …

Incredible video of the magic morphing table that lets you touch things

Remember the morphing table that can replicate your body and movements in real time? It's name is inForm. Daniel Leithinger—from the Tangible Group …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

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The iWallet Is Coming

<i>Post updated to reflect a misstatement about when Apple rolled out self checkout to its stores.</i><p>This week, Apple unveiled the first large-scale integration of iBeacon, a technology that, when coupled with their fingerprint identification system, may be another building block in building a …

Apple Has A New Way To Watch You While You Shop And It Could Soon Be Everywhere

iBeacon can give you turn-by-turn directions to help you find an item on a shelf, or it can tell you when your order is ready for pickup, or alert you to deals as you walk by them.<p>iBeacon is one of the new features of iOS 7, and Apple isn't the only one with plans to use it. As the AP's Barbara …

Apps

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

There’s no better way to appreciate the trippiness of the digital currency Bitcoin than this hallucinatory animated video.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over …

Bitcoin

In Long Run, Nissan's Ghosn And Tesla's Musk Have Good Reason To Fear Fuel Cells

Renault Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn and Tesla Motors honcho Elon Musk have both been loud advocates for battery-powered vehicles, but their recent bad-mouthing of hydrogen fuel cell powered cars is a reminder that neither of these technologies will make much of an impact any time soon.<p>Ghosn, leader of …

What We Need in a Next-Gen Social Network

<i>Jonathan Saragossi is the founder of IM Creator, a free website builder, and AppSite, a tool for promoting mobile applications. Jonathan is also a UX and marketing consultant for major startups including Any.Do and Playscape.</i><p>It’s time to move on. The feeling is becoming more and more significant …

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This Prediction Algorithm Can Tell If Your Startup Will Fail

Instead of guessing, consulting, or offering advice based on years of experience, Growth Science is trying to take the disruption theory to a whole …

Data Science

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