Marty Stanfield

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The Truth About Google Fiber

The news that Austin is Google Fiber's next stop has pundits scurrying around for more answers.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Where In The World Are The 1.2M Raspberry Pi Microcomputers? Mostly In The West — But Pi Founders Want More Spread This Year

One to 1.2 million Raspberry Pi microcomputers have shipped since the device’s launch just over a year ago but where in the world are they located? While it’s impossible to say exactly where* each Pi has ended up, the vast majority of the devices sold to-date have shipped to developed nations — …

Beyond The Bitcoin Bubble

A few months ago, while visiting a hacker friend’s magnificent new San Francisco loft, he gestured to a little alcove stuffed with server racks and said: “And over there are the Bitcoin mines.” I smiled and nodded, thinking, <i>Oh, right, Bitcoin. Is that still a thing?</i><p>Andy, if you’re reading this, I …

Bitcoin Miners Are Racking Up $150,000 A Day In Power Consumption Alone

There’s a gold rush going on these days, or a Bitcoin rush, at least. Driven by the recent swings in the value of a Bitcoin, more and more people are learning about and becoming interested in the currency. While they could just buy Bitcoins at the current market rate, others are looking to try …

How to Buy, Sell, and Keep Track of Bitcoin

Here's your step-by-step guide to using exchanges and wallet apps like Coinbase to manage your Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin Cash, Ether, …