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Watch the first episode of our new series Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin and the Blockchain

We have a new series launching this week called Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin and the Blockchain. The six-episode series, produced by Stateless Media, examines the rise of Bitcoin and the tech that allows it to operate.<p>The first episode will answer all your questions about the Bitcoin platform and how …

Peek Inside 7 of The Banking World's Coolest Innovation Labs

Banks are often ridiculed for their lack of innovation, but some seem to be taking it pretty seriously, at least from the looks of the innovation …

Seven Forces for Financial Innovation

by: Julia Groves<p>Twitter: @juliasgroves<p>Seven forces have created almost perfect conditions for innovation in financial services in the UK. They effect …

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Here's How to Add Fancy Formatting to Your Tweets

Ever wanted to add <b>bold</b> text to your tweets or really underline a point?<p>Now you can. Bedazzle is a Chrome extension that adds the rich text editing features that Twitter currently lacks. Well, sort of…<p>What the add-on actually does is add a new box to the compose window on Twitter.com. When you …

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IKEA's future kitchen tells you how to cook

For IKEA, your future kitchen shouldn't just have the occasional smart appliance -- it should be a technology hub. The furniture store's Concept Kitchen 2025 includes tech and other helpful additions meant to save both time and resources, such as a pantry with induction cooling (to preserve food …

Disney’s Lab Builds Buttons That Work By Manipulating Soundwaves Rather Than Electricity

I’m a fan of Disney’s research labs. Meant largely to help Disney discover new ways to innovate in their parks and products, it’s a seemingly endless stream of crazy thinking.<p>Much of what they build and share is really, really cool, but hard to imagine being used by anyone <i>outside</i> of Disney. This …

Facebook open-sources Augmented Traffic Control, a Wi-Fi tool for simulating 2G, Edge, 3G, and LTE networks

Facebook today open-sourced Augmented Traffic Control (ATC), a Wi-Fi tool for testing how mobile phones and their apps handle networks of varying strength, over on GitHub. ATC simulates 2G, Edge, 3G, and LTE networks, and allows engineers to switch quickly between various simulated network …

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Two Charts That Show How Fast Snapchat Is Growing

Snapchat Inc. is raising money that could value the company at as much as $19 billion. If completed, the deal would make Snapchat the third-most …

A Rare Look Inside A Massive Bitcoin Mine

Bitcoin mining is not a pretty business. It requires lots of specialized servers that are essentially unusable for normal computing and lots of cooling. But when you bring thousands of miners together in the same room, things really get ugly.<p>Motherboard has some fascinating footage of a bitcoin …

8 Resources That Will Make You Smarter About Investing

But it's not like there aren't enough resources out there to help.<p>The problem is choosing which ones to use.<p>After weeding through numerous investing apps, podcasts, websites, and books, here are some of our favorite resources to help nearly any investor build their expertise.<p>It's not an exhaustive …

Persado scores $21M to become the Moneyball of marketing

If you’re a marketer with a knack for writing great copy, you may want to learn another job skill.<p>New York City-based Persado is offering an artificial intelligence-based system for creating the most effective text for emails, web pages, and other marketing. Today, it announced it has raised $21 …

Here's The No. 1 Predictor Of Career Success, According To Network Science

Since then, books have been written and movies have been made.<p>Each has celebrated his legacy and aimed to share the secrets he used to build the largest company in the world; things like attention to detail, attracting world-class talent and holding them to high standards.<p>We think we understand …

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How The Economic Machine Works by Ray Dalio

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Devialet’s Hi-Tech “Phantom” Implosion Stereo Sounds Better Than Speakers 20X Its Size

You need a big sub-woofer for big bass, right? Wrong. After 10 years of research, French acoustic engineers as Devialet just unveiled a giant step forward in audio that’s just one foot long. The Phantom is a petite, spherical, all-in-one amplifier and speaker that delivers what audiophiles think …

THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL: 2014

To kick off today's events, Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget delivered the following presentation put together with the help of the BI Intelligence team.<p><i>BI Intelligence is a new research and analysis service focused on mobile computing and the Internet. Only subscribers can download the</i> …

Dave McClure on Twitter: ""How to Create a Customer Acquisition Plan for Startups" http://t.co/htIOINT3K6 by @ryangum cc @500startups http://t.co/gIOrNZzLkW"

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Focusing on a Team Workflow With Git

Git provides numerous benefits for the solo developer, but it also really shines when it comes to team collaboration.<p>The key to establishing a great …

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Video Hosting for Business

Play Around with Our Video Player<p>Change the color, add a Call to Action, or try a lead capture form. It's our product page, but it's fun (we promise).<p>…

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The 2 biggest emerging opportunities in cryptocurrency

A few interesting bits of cryptocurrency news were announced within the past week. First, a team and project near and dear to me, Blockstream, publicly launched with a white paper for the first time rigorously documenting sidechains. Second, Oliver Bussmann, CIO of UBS, publicly stated “blockchain …

InstantAPI Lets You Build An API In An Instant

“In the world of cloud computing, APIs are the new currency,” Microsoft’s VP of its developer division S. “Soma” Somasegar told me last week. But if that’s true, then how can you best create an API for your services? There are a number of API management services on the market — and some of them …

Number26 Is A Bank Designed For The 21st Century

Why does it still take two days in Europe for a card transaction to show up in your bank statement? Meet Number26, the Simple of Europe — a fintech startup that promises to fix all the oddities of the European bank system. In other words, Number26 is a bank that doesn’t suck. The startup is …

Digital Strategy Toolbox 2014

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You Too May Be A Victim Of Developaralysis

Dear developers: Do you feel insecure because you’re only fluent in a mere eight programming languages used across three families of devices? Does exposure to yet another JavaScript framework make you shudder and wince? Have you postponed a pet project because you couldn’t figure out which cloud …