currency

Goatse

The Goatse Cryptocurrency Is Launching to Make Memes Danker

And it's starting with an ICO.
Jordan Pearson
10.16.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Sounds Like Trump's Treasury Secretary Won't Put Harriet Tubman on the $20

Steve Mnuchin said getting the abolitionist on the bill is "not something I'm focused on at the moment."
Drew Schwartz
8.31.17
oh god

The Original Goatse Site Is Launching Its Own Cryptocurrency

Again.
Jordan Pearson
8.9.17
textiles

Minimalist Blankets Turn Tiny Details From Money Into Tapestries

Designer Nick Hiller taps into an ancient tradition by using banknote designs and motifs for his range of jacquard loomed 'Currency Blankets.'
Kevin Holmes
7.27.17
blockchains, eh?

The National Bank of Canada Just Joined An Alliance to Develop Ethereum

Why not bitcoin?
Jordan Pearson
5.23.17
thump news

Hundred Waters and Skrillex's New Team-Up Will Make You Feel Better

The OWSLA boss contributed to "Particle" the lead single from their dreamy surprise EP 'Currency.'
Krystal Rodriguez
5.12.17
Bitcoin

A Single Bitcoin Transaction Takes Thousands of Times More Energy Than a Credit Card Swipe

While the digital currency has gotten more energy efficient in the last few years, it's still significantly less sustainable than other forms of payment.
Christopher Malmo
3.7.17
party like it's 1899

Bank of Canada Report Says We Should Regulate Bitcoin Like 1800s Money

It was a chaotic time for currency.
Jordan Pearson
2.23.17
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE

If Your Bitcoins Are Stolen in a Major Hack, Will the FBI Help?

Did the FBI overlook a Bitcoin hack for lack of understanding, or because it views users as criminals?
Jason Leopold
2.9.17
Art

A Florida Artist Is Filling Hourglasses with the Dust of a Minimum Wage Salary

Representations of labor and time are ground into dust in Agustina Woodgate’s show, 'Power-Line.'
Monica Uszerowicz
10.2.16
Art

Here's One: Can "Flashing Money" Ever Be Art?

Artist Andrew Jeffrey Wright investigates the once and future trend.
Andrew Nunes
8.24.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Ramen Is the Hot New Prison Currency, Apparently

"Soup is money in here."
Matthew James-Wilson
8.22.16
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