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The Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Shaking Up Much More Than Money - MIT Technology Review

Blockchain, the technology that underpins Bitcoin, may be poised to inspire solutions to key societal challenges, offering help with everything from …

Blockchain

Things to Do in Dallas: Events, Concerts, Restaurants & More

What's hot in Dallas this weekend? Get critics picks from the Dallas News GuideLive for the best things to do, the top restaurants, the hottest …

One of the oldest environmental groups in the US says Trump's EPA pick is 'like putting an arsonist in charge of fighting fires'

The Sierra Club, at 124 years old, is one of the most venerable environmental groups in the US. On Wednesday, the group released a statement calling Pruitt unfit to serve as EPA Administrator, and comparing the choice to "putting an arsonist in charge of fighting fires."<p>Pruitt, 48, has served as …

Scott Pruitt

The Latest: Trump to visit victims of Ohio State attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):<p>9:45 p.m.<p>President-elect Donald Trump is planning to travel to Ohio …

Donald Trump

Chrome OS 54 brings PIN unlock to everyone ─ here’s how to use it

Google is always sneaking new features into Chrome OS, and with the release of Chrome OS v54, the company has brought PIN unlocking to the stable channel.<p>We reported on PIN unlock for Chrome OS about three months ago when it debuted in the dev channel of Chrome OS. Now it’s debuted on the stable …

Material Design

Google Maps Now Lets You Order Food

If you thought food delivery couldn’t get any easier, Google (googl) is here to prove you wrong.<p>A recent update for Google Maps on iOS adds a “Place …

With Oil Spinoff, GE CEO Immelt Revamps His Strategy

Jeff Immelt, the chairman and chief executive of General Electric Co., said the purchase of Baker Hughes Inc. will help the industrial giant bulk up and weather a prolonged slump in the energy industry.<p>But the complex transaction, which will carve out GE's oil-and-gas business into a separate …

Propulsion Technologies That Will Improve Future Cars’ Efficiency

There are a lot of projects that are focusing on the use of propulsion technology at the moment, and could soon become one of the next biggest …

Why Deep Learning Is Suddenly Changing Your Life

<b>By Roger Parloff</b><p>Illustration by Justin Metz<p>September 28, 2016, 5:00 PM EDT<p>Decades-old discoveries are now electrifying the computing industry and …

Üllo Wine Purifier

Üllo, a Chicago-based start-up, focuses on restoring wine to its natural state—something they believe enhances any wine experience and ultimately makes wine safer to drink. A team of three individuals (a chemist, a wine expert and a chemical engineer) have put their many skills to the test and …

Saudi Arabia tells citizens to ignore latest WikiLeaks release

61,000 leaked cables give rare insight into kingdom’s habit of buying influence and monitoring dissidents<p>Saudi Arabia has warned its citizens to ignore thousands of its diplomatic documents leaked by the transparency site WikiLeaks, which give a rare insight into the kingdom’s habit of buying …

Enterprise Software’s Trillion-Dollar Opportunity

Outside of the tech industry, an unmistakable trend is sweeping the business world.<p>Companies in industries as far ranging as transportation, pharmaceuticals and manufacturing are facing the pressures of digital disruption. As we move irreversibly into an economy defined by new competitive …

Réformer l’État pour changer le monde

Nous voyons tous que le monde tourne pas rond. Même les ultrariches se demandent quand on va finir par leur couper la tête. Mais comment transiter de …

Silo

Luxury San Francisco Commuter Bus is a Coffee Shop on Wheels

With a coffee bar, free WiFi and a distinctively laid-back vibe, the newest luxury bus line to hit San Francisco's streets offers all the comforts of your favorite caf on wheels. The recently launched company Leap lets you travel in style, socialize and get work done all at the same time. An …

San Francisco

Bitcoin pips ruble as worst currency investment of 2014

I wrote a short post looking at Russia's economic and currency woes today and got to wondering about how the ruble stacks up against the worst …

Kid’s Scooter Pack

Michael Markiewicz’ scooter was désigned for kids who commute! Rather than lug around a backpack on their shoulders, the combination design includes …

Love This Solar Bike!

Ele is a solar bicycle with solar panels on its wheels that rotate 30 degrees on both sides, to face toward sun. This is to absorb as much sun-power …

Kandi Crush: An Electric-Car Vending Machine From China Could Upend The Auto Industry

China is growing so fast it’s sometimes difficult to get different sources to even agree which the biggest cities are and how many people live in them. But that said, among them is a name unfamiliar to most Americans, the city of Hangzhou, located in eastern China, and home to 8.7 million as of …

Shooting Break Conversion: 1982 Lynx Eventer XJ-S

This 1982 Lynx Eventer is said to be number 29 of roughly 67 cars ever built. Based on the XJ-S, these cars were finished to a high degree and offer …

The 6 Concept Cars From The Tokyo Motor Show That You Should Know About

The Tokyo Motor Show is known for its wacky concept cars, but this year the wackiness is less pronounced than usual. Many skew more toward the practical than the fantastical.<p>That’s not to suggest disappointment. The concept cars are as creative as ever, and the Japanese automakers are working on …

The Tron-Like Toyota FV2 Concept Car Isn't As Far-Fetched As It Sounds

Can cars still be fun after automated driving becomes the norm?<p>Toyota thinks so.<p>The Japanese automaker makes an intriguing argument, in the form of the FV2 concept car that is generating a lot of buzz with its world debut at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show.<p>The FV2—the name is short for “Fun Vehicle …

The dark side of Abu Dhabi's cultural revolution – video

As Abu Dhabi gets a multibillion-pound cultural facelift, many of the migrant workers from Bangladesh and Pakistan complain of appalling conditions after paying large fees to agents, an Observer investigation has found. Glenn Carrick visits Abu Dhabi's exclusive Saadiyat island, where the …

House prices are now rising in 18 of the 23 countries we track across the globe, compared with just 12 a year ago. America tops our table: the Case-Shiller index released on New Year's Eve reported price increases of 13.6% in the year to October 2013. Homes have risen in value by 24% since their March 2012 trough, but they remain 20% below their peak in April 2006 http://econ.st/1et82He

7 Secrets of Self-Made Multimillionaires

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In a special webcast on April 28, 2015, 5 p.m. EST, Grant Cardone will show you how to make millions of dollars for your business using the phone. Register now for this webcast and you could earn gifts for participating.</i><p>First, understand …

Entrepreneurship

Healthy Food Raw Diets

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Design

Interiors: New trends for a new year - in pictures

From modern bohemia through graphic patterns to hotel chic at home, six design experts reveal what we'll be filling our houses with in 2014.

Google’s Schmidt Predicts Government Censorship Can Vanish In A Decade

“I believe there’s a real chance that we can eliminate censorship and the possibility of censorship in a decade,” Google Chairman Eric Schmidt said recently at Johns Hopkins University. “The solution to government surveillance is to encrypt everything.”<p>Currently, citizens of oppressive regimes have …