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11 Great Gifts for the Phone Nerd in Your Life | WIRED

Some people just never put their phones down. They text, tweet, browse, Facebook, Snapchat. And so, so much fragging. No matter what phone your loved …

Bitcoin Survival Guide: Everything You Need to Know About the Future of Money

The price of a bitcoin topped $900 last week, an enormous surge in value that arrived amidst Congressional hearings where top U.S. financial …

Bitcoin Is Flawed, But It Will Still Take Over the World

The Pink Cow is the first restaurant in Tokyo that lets you pay with Bitcoin, the world's most popular digital currency. In some ways, this …

Become an Email Ninja - Email: A MacSparky Field Guide

Reading Time: 6 minutes<p>Over the years I’ve read a number of books on the topic of productivity, but very few have ever overwhelmed me with actual …

An Open Letter to Martha Stewart Regarding Avant-Garde Food Photography

Dearest Martha,<p>What a week! I was sorry to see the "buzz" about your food pics. For what it's worth, my colleagues think your photos are post-modern …

Wish List: These Beautiful Gadgets and Gear Are Built to Last | WIRED

The Road Warrior's Ultimate Coffee Rig<p>I recently found my Goldilocks coffee setup: Throw your beans into the Porlex hand mill, apply elbow grease; …

How to Get Through TSA Screening Quickly

I used to travel. A lot. Three or four trips a month wasn't out of the ordinary before I achieved better life-work balance, giving me plenty of time …

Once You Use Bitcoin You Can't Go 'Back' — And That's Its Fatal Flaw

Bitcoin is the world’s most popular digital currency – not just a form of money, but a way of moving money around – and the darling topic <i>du jour</i> of …

How Jawbone’s New Bracelet Heralds the Future of Predictive Wearables

Author: Kyle VanHemert. Kyle VanHemert Design<p>Date of Publication: 11.26.13.<p>Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p>The new Up 24 band synchs to your …

The Next Big Thing You Missed: Brick-and-Mortar Shopping That's Just Like Amazon

With Google Wallet, the king of web search is hoping to get its hands on the kind of purchasing data that runs the retail empire over at Amazon. But …

Alcohol without the hangover? It's closer than you think | David Nutt

Science now allows us to develop a safer way to get drunk. But before we can sober up in minutes, the drinks industry needs to embrace this healthier approach<p>Imagine enjoying a seasonal drink at a Christmas party without the risk of a hangover the next day, or being able then to take an antidote …