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How to steal Bitcoin in three easy steps

Earlier this month, someone pulled off the largest heist in the history of Bitcoin, the virtual currency that approximates cash on the internet. The illegal drug bazaar Sheep Marketplace was plundered, either by hackers or insiders, and about $100 million worth of the currency was stolen from …

Thanks a lot, Healthcare.gov

Even now that the White House’s self-imposed November 30th deadline has passed, members of the emergency tech team assigned to fix Healthcare.gov remain glued to computers in a Maryland office, working to repair the most important website the government has ever launched.<p>On the walls, 16 large …

Black Friday: Bitcoin users get hundreds of discounts

'Bitcoin Black Friday' launches, with more than 400 online retailers offering discounts and rewards to those who pay using the digital currency<p>More than 400 retailers are offering Black Friday discounts to those who pay with Bitcoin, the virtual currency, as “Bitcoin Black Friday” is …

This is the first interesting search engine since Google

It’s hard to build a really new search engine. Microsoft has spent enormous resources trying to convince people that Bing’s search results are just as good as Google’s. Bing has won market share, but not at Google’s expense. Other Google alternatives like DuckDuckGo are growing rapidly because they …

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The FTC is set to investigate rules for the internet of things

Next month the Federal Trade Commission will meet to discuss how it plans to regulate the internet of things, and how connected devices share …