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Miners spend $17 million a day for a shot at $4.4 million of bitcoin

The price of a single bitcoin, now sitting at $899, is derived from many mysterious sources: supply and demand, potential future business value, animal spirits. One factor is less widely understood: The price of bitcoin depends on the price of electricity.<p>Bitcoin are produced by “mining,” having …

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Seven Shot in Oakland

Seven men were shot and wounded from a barrage of gunfire in Oakland, Calif., on Monday night.<p>Police responded to reports of gunfire over three …

Game of Thrones Villain King Joffrey Is Over Acting

Actor Jack Gleeson, who plays the murderous villain King Joffrey in HBO’s <i>Games of Thrones</i>, has said he’s almost through with acting. In an interview …

Prince Harry On Antarctic Trek: Will Is ‘Jealous I Managed To Get Away From His Screaming Child’

Prince Harry has joined a British team of wounded soldiers in a race against injured American vets to the South Pole. He and his team of four …

Late-Night Highlight: Kelly Ripa And Jimmy Fallon Sweat In ‘Sauna Shorts’

The morning show starlet and late-night host tried out Sauna Shorts, which make the wearer sweat to lose weight. Things got, in a word, weird.

Microsoft and the Rise of Hardware Walled Gardens

As I study the industry, the market trends, and the solutions trying to flow with the trends, I’m fascinated by what Microsoft is doing …

Pacquiao Victory Uplifts Supertyphoon Haiyan Survivors

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao unanimously won the WBO international welterweight title on Saturday, serving as a bright spot amid the aftermath …

S&P 500 Drops JC Penney After Staggering Losses

Standard & Poor is dropping JC Penney from its S&P 500 Index and replacing the troubled retailer with door lock company Allegion.<p>The department store …