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Random Acts of Kindness Captured by Car Dashcams in Russia

When a huge meteor exploded over Russia back in February, the incident was captured by a large number of drivers who drive around with dashcams …

Berkshire Hathaway's earnings jump 51%

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Berkshire Hathaway's first-quarter profit jumped 51% as its insurance companies performed well and the value of its investments soared.<p>Warren Buffett's firm said Friday it earned $4.9 billion, or $2,977 per Class A share. That's up from last year's $3.3 billion net income, or …

$1 billion in bitcoin was traded in April—16 times the previous record

In April, $1 billion worth of bitcoins was traded across all exchanges, according to an aside in the complaint bitcoin startup Coinlab just filed against the world’s largest bitcoin exchange, Mt.Gox. Just a month prior, only $60 million in bitcoin was traded, estimates Jeremy Liew, a managing …

Cryptocurrency

Funding soars for security startups as cyberattacks keep coming

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / LeventeGyori<p>Cyberattacks hitting one company after another — including defense contractor QinetiQ — …

Volkswagen puts a price on Beetle fun

It is one fancy bug, with a price to match<p>Chris Woodyard, USA TODAY | USATODAY<p>Volkswagen has priced the Beetle R-Line<br>• It%27s a fancier version of the Beetle<br>• It comes with a new 210-horsepower engine<p>As if a Volkswagen Beetle wasn't already fun enough, along comes the sportier R-Line version. VW just …