transactions

Bitcoin

Here’s Why People Don’t Buy Things With Bitcoin

Thankfully, a potential fix is about to kick in.
Jordan Pearson
8.23.17
energy hog

Ethereum Is Already Using a Small Country’s Worth of Electricity

The entire network could be using slightly more than the country of Cyprus.
Christopher Malmo
6.26.17
Uber Earth

Why Uber Is Killing the Bank (And What That Means for Everything Else)

The Uberization of the world is not about creating a ubiquitous app in a specific sector, but redesigning the world around us for optimal technology-based interactions that don’t require humans.
Brett King
5.24.16
nba

The VICE Sports Emotional Guide To The NBA Trade Deadline

In which the writer Corbin Smith speculates wildly on the emotional and spiritual reactions of each of the players traded at this year's NBA trade deadline.
Corbin Smith
2.19.16
nba

Uncertainty Carries The Day At The NBA Trade Deadline

Moves got made, but the NBA's uneventful, anticlimactic trade deadline made clear that teams still don't know how they'll handle the coming salary cap boom.
Blake Murphy
2.19.16
Internet

This Device Aims to Encrypt Online Shopping End-to-End

PocketKey would encrypt transaction data before it reaches a merchant, to prevent payment information being stolen in a breach.
Joseph Cox
8.5.15
News

WikiLeaks Is Now a Target In the Massive Spam Attack on Bitcoin

The ongoing attack is worse than anyone imagined.
Jordan Pearson
7.9.15
the nfl might as well print money

Jon Bon Jovi Will Give NFL Ownership A Good Name

The Jersey-bred rocker and his two Canadian partners could bring some much-needed pizzazz to Western New York.
Josh Zerkle
7.22.14
Motherboard Blog

If You're Not Careful, Bitcoins Aren't As Anonymous As You Think

Some bitcoin services are more likely to comply with authority than your wish for privacy.
Daniel Stuckey
4.5.13