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As Auroracoin “Airdrop” Approaches, What Does It Mean When A Nation Adopts A Cryptocurrency?

Iceland has its own Satoshi. A programmer called Baldur Friggjar Odinsson has created an alternative to bitcoin that he is calling AuroraCoin and in twenty-three days he will “airdrop” 31.8 coins to every citizen of Iceland – all 330,000 of them.<p>It is, in short, a pretty ballsy move.<p>Aurouracoin …

Meet ZenMate, the encryption startup that lets you watch Netflix & keep your privacy

The NSA spying program and the media frenzy surrounding it well and truly brought the subject of online security to the forefront of Internet users’ minds last summer. A blow for the credibility of many large Internet sites, the scandal did, however, provide a publicity boost for services …

How Mobile Games Can Make A Difference (and Still Be Profitable)

<i>Oliver Miao is the CEO of Pixelberry Studios.</i><p>Mobile game developers are always looking for ways to build strong relationships with their user bases, and rallying players around important social issues is a great way of doing so.<p>This strategy has already seen great success in the PC and console …

Why Samsung Ditched Google In Its New Smart Watch

But Samsung made an unexpected move in the new version by abandoning Android as the watch's operating system. Instead, the new Gears run Tizen, another open source operating system that Samsung, Intel, and others are working on.<p>Some see the move to Tizen as a signal that Samsung wants to distance …

Kickstarter Is About To Crowdfund Its $1 Billionth Dollar

How much money would you guess the Internet has collectively thrown at Kickstarter?<p>Don’t bother whipping out the ol’ graphing calculator — Kickstarter actually shares that number regularly. Sometime quite soon, Kickstarter will surpass <b>$1 billion dollars pledged</b>.<p>This comes from Kickstarter’s own …

Twitch Plays Pokemon moves on to Pokemon Crystal

Having conquered <i>Pokémon Red</i> in just under 16 and one-third days, Twitch Plays Pokémon moved on to <i>Pokémon Crystal</i> today.<p><i>Pokemon Crystal</i> was originally released in Japan on the Game Boy Color in December 2000, and came to North America in July 2001. It is an updated version of the second set of …

Qualcomm Toq, A Smarter Smart Watch

Qualcomm Toq is not new. It hit the market in November 2013 in the US, but there’s something smarter about the newest entrant to the smart watch and wearable field than meets the eye.<p>This quantified self thing has possibly made us more aware of ourselves. We are living, and will continue to live in …

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Migrants force way into Spain's Melilla

More than 200 migrants seeking to enter Europe have stormed over a fence into Spain's north African territory Melilla, causing a fracas that left 35 injured in one of the biggest such crossings in years, officials and rights groups said.<p>Some 300 people rushed at dawn on Friday to cross the …

Steam Family Sharing exits beta, lets you borrow all of your friends' games

One of the inherent drawbacks of digitally distributed games is that you can't loan them out to friends, but Steam has rewritten the rules a bit. Now that Valve's Family Sharing feature is out of beta, pretty much anyone can authorize another user -- that they trust with their account and its …

For Mexico’s Marines, An Epic Cartel Bust With Another Tragedy in Mind

They captured ‘El Chapo’ without a shot, following the death of a comrade and the unthinkable subsequent horror visited upon his entire family.<p>As we …

Danny Granger and Philadelphia 76ers Reach an Agreement on Buyout

Danny Granger may finish out the season with a playoff team after all.<p>The soon-to-be free agent was shipped from the Indiana Pacers to the Philadelphia 76ers during the 11th hour of the NBA trade deadline last week, but the tanking 'Sixers didn't have a need for him on the court.<p>There was much …