Bitcoin

Hacking

$40M Hack Is 'Expensive Lesson' for Cryptocurrency Exchange, CEO Says

Hackers made off with millions of dollars in bitcoins from Binance.
Jordan Pearson
5.8.19
Internet Insecurity

Someone Is Hacking GitHub Repositories and Holding Code Ransom

Hackers are trying a novel approach to extort developers of some money.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.6.19
Drugs

How it Feels to Discover Your Son Was the Secret Founder of Silk Road

Ross Ulbricht is serving a life sentence for creating the world's first online drug marketplace. We spoke to his mum Lyn about their journey.
Samantha Elliott
3.25.19
cryptocurrency

CEO of Multimillion-Dollar Crypto Company Couch Surfs Instead of Renting in Toronto

He figures he’s saving $25,000 a year by not paying to rent or furnish a place of his own.
Anne Gaviola
2.27.19
The future of disruption

This Cashless Canadian Bartering Platform May Be the Future of Cryptocurrency

Bunz is taking a page out of the Bitcoin playbook, bucking the industry trend of “if you build it, they will come.”
Anne Gaviola
10.31.18
Culture

Ten Wild Jobs That Didn't Exist Ten Years Ago

The job market is changing fast.
Beckett Mufson
10.15.18
investing

How to Invest in Stocks if You've Only Got $100

Here are three investing apps that make it easy for first-time investors to dip their toes into the stock market without paying high fees.
Rebecca Szkutak
7.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Crypto Bro Left Twitter After His 'Successful People' Tweet Was Memed

Behold, the anti-capitalist meme of the moment.
Beckett Mufson
6.18.18
karate

Bitcoin is Gambling on Karate Combat, Should You?

A new fight promotion that combines point karate and knockdown karate has a big sponsor with flashy production values, but the fights themselves are uneven.
Jack Slack
4.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bitcoin Heist Suspect Escaped Prison, Then Iceland on Prime Minister's Plane

Apparently, the guards didn’t even realize he was gone until his flight had taken off.
Mack Lamoureux
4.18.18
Australia Today

PornHub Now Accepts Cryptocurrency

"The future has cum," the world's largest porn site said.
Millie Roberts
4.18.18
Weed

An Online Weed Dispensary Got Hacked By Someone Demanding $1,000 In Bitcoin

The hackers posted customers’ IDs online.
Manisha Krishnan
3.9.18
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