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Open Garden wants to give you tokens for sharing your Internet connection

Open Garden launched its mesh networking platform at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2012. Since then, the company has gone through a few iterations and found unexpected success in its Firechat offline messaging service. Now, it’s ready for the next step in its evolution. The company now wants to make it …

Bitcoin

Google’s new photography apps give your photos and videos a quirky touch

<i>App Attack is a weekly series where we search the App Store and Google Play Store for the best apps of the week. Check out App Attack every Sunday</i> …

iOS

Forget Bitcoin, Blockchain technology is much bigger

Blockchain is the bedrock on which Bitcoin is based.<p><b>OPINION:</b> The extraordinary rise in Bitcoin's price recently has been likened to tulip mania.<p>The …

Bitcoin

Coding is fun: here's how to ignite the developer spark in children

Basic coding fundamentals are no longer optional for high school graduates who want to excel in the modern workforce. Every child won’t grow up to be a developer, but the ability to understand how computers and AI work is important in almost every industry – and becoming more so every year.<p>Luckily, …

Kids

Apps aren’t dead, they’ve just evolved

I’m sure you haven’t been able to escape the media’s endless gloomy predictions about the fate of the app. We’ve been told that new apps are a waste of money. Growth rates are sluggish. Nobody is downloading apps anymore (beyond the few we can’t live without like WhatsApp and Facebook).<p>But all you …

Mobile

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, IOTA, Litecoin, Dash: Price Analysis, December 16

<i>The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of authors/contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every</i> …

Trading

3 ways to start your year with a digital clean slate

Here’s a New Year’s resolution for 2018: de-clutter your digital history. Your computer stores a huge amount of browsing data, and in places you might never think to look. This meticulous chronology makes you vulnerable to snoops and advertising trackers. The solution: eliminate it.<p>Here are three …

Google

California advises against keeping your phone in your pocket

The jury is still out on whether or not cellphone radiation is bad for you, but California's Department of Public Health isn't taking any chances. The agency just issued an advisory that suggests residents should take steps to limit their exposure to cellphones. The notice recommends avoiding phone …

UC Berkeley

Ajit Pai Is Unseating Martin Shkreli As The Most Hated Man In History Of The Internet

Ajit Pai is knocking Martin Shkreli off his throne.<p>The embattled FCC Chairman has earned the ire of the internet after leading a charge to peel back …

Net Neutrality

Windows 10 included a password manager complete with massive password-stealing potential

Microsoft has been bundling a password manager that features a dangerous flaw with some versions of Windows 10, a Google security researcher has …

Information Security

Bitcoin, blockchain explainer: A revolutionary idea which will transform everything from voting to music sales

The rule in financial investment (and indeed in life) has always been high risk, high reward. Keep your money safe in a savings account: pick up your …

Bitcoin

Red Hat CFO on the Stock's Big Gains, Competing With Amazon and M&A

Red Hat Inc.'s (RHT) stock has been red hot this year, and with good reason.<p>For many years, Red Hat's cloud infrastructure offering had positioned it …

Stocks

Data is the new oil, but how do you invest in it?

Data is the world’s hottest commodity– but which companies are going to last the course and become enduring, profitable businesses?<p>As with a physical commodity such as oil or metal, data needs to be collected, stored, transported, refined and protected. An ecosystem of companies engaged in all …

Big Data

FCC's Ajit Pai threatened with legal action for using 'Harlem Shake' in anti-net neutrality video

×<p>Tag History<p>FederalCommunicationsCommission created by wagatwe at 12/15/2017 02:32 PM<br>• FederalCommunicationsCommission AjitPai created by wagatwe at …

Internet

Malaysia's Central Bank Releases Draft Rules for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Malaysia's central bank has published new draft regulations for cryptocurrencies that operate in the country.<p>On Thursday, Bank Negara Malaysia …

Bitcoin

Learn how to build advanced voice and chatbot interfaces plus more with these online courses

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>There’s a lot we don’t know about the future, …

Chatbots

Ending net neutrality will hurt small businesses

Regarding the Dec. 15 front-page article “Split FCC votes to end rules on net neutrality”:<p>The repeal of net neutrality highlights what the Republican Party truly cherishes: large corporate interests. As a sole-proprietor real estate agent, I depend on fast, top-quality Internet access to serve my …

Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality Repeal: The End Of Email Marketing?

There is much tumult over the repeal of net neutrality. But what does it mean to the email business? Nothing good, according to Ryan Phelan, VP of …

Net Neutrality

Crypto Collectables? Ethereum's Next Killer App Is on Its Way

As silly as it might sound, the popular CryptoKitties app might foreshadow a powerful up-and-coming use case for ethereum – digital …

Bitcoin

FCC proposal would allow elite control of the Internet

Regarding the Dec. 13 Economy & Business article “Plan to kill rules on net neutrality deeply unpopular”:<p>Founder James Madison said a concern in formulating the Constitution was to “protect the minority of the opulent against the majority.” History shows this idea as a constant struggle from below …

FCC

Mark Zuckerberg says technology could be a solution for America's broken school system

• <b>In a letter posted to Facebook, Zuckerberg outlined his "lessons on philanthropy" in 2017.</b>• <b><br>Zuckerberg asserted that technology is part of the solution to improving education in the US. He wants to build tools that empower teachers.</b>• <b><br>Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have sold more than $900</b> …

Facebook

Better charts. Smarter lookups. Your Excel spreadsheets made better.

Become a spreadsheet master<p>Are you the nerd at the holiday party sequestered at the kitchen table, surrounded by empties, trading tips with the other …

Web Development

Microsoft's Cortana now has 230 skills (and Amazon's Alexa, 25,000)

Microsoft's Cortana is lagging far behind Amazon's Alexa when it comes to available skills, and doesn't look to catch up any time soon.<p>There are …

Microsoft

Ethereum, Ripple And Litecoin Have Arrived on Bloomberg Terminals

Financial data firm Bloomberg has added three new cryptocurrencies – ethereum (ether), Ripple (XRP) and litecoin – alongside bitcoin on its Terminal …

Cryptocurrency

Decentraland shows the potential of blockchain and VR combined

Blockchain-based virtual reality universe Decentraland is holding its first property auction today. The virtual world is a social space linked to crypto coin-based transactions. You can buy a patch of virtual land, build something on it, share that experience with friends and family, or even turn …

Bitcoin

Over 100,000 people sign petition calling on FCC chairman Ajit Pai to resign

We knew it was likely, but that hasn't made it any more popular.<p>The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to kill net neutrality Thursday, …

Net Neutrality

How to sell Bitcoin

Decided it’s time to get out of the Bitcoin craze, or just want to be prepared for when you do? In this guide, we’ll teach you how to sell Bitcoin to …

Cryptocurrency

How Blockchain Is Changing the Way We Protect and Track Our Identities

Although we are very much still in the early stages, blockchain technology is already beginning to show signs of its truly massive potential<p>Although we are very much still in the early stages, blockchain technology is already beginning to show signs of its truly massive potential. Whether or not …

Blockchain

The Best Mini Desktop PCs

Mini PCs are great for people who do most of their work in the same place, want to use a full-size monitor, keyboard, and mouse, and just don’t need …

Laptops