| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Inside a drab computer lab at the Johns Hopkins University, a team of researchers is trying to build something that has never existed before: a digital currency that changes hands completely in secret. Its name is Zerocoin.
The untraceable currency is...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
It's not always easy to know the exact moment when your job shifts gears, but Prime co-founder and partner Joy Fehily is pretty sure she has a good idea: It was a few years ago, when one of her clients was rumored to be the next Bond girl. Suddenly, the...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:03 AM
The Academy Awards are over, but the buzz has just begun.
Most people watched on their TVs, but everyone knows the real fun is online, especially on the social media sites.
The obvious first mention is the selfie seen around the world. Super stars...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 8:22 AM
A cryptic post on a forum that appears to be from the account used by the real bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto said Newsweek has the wrong guy.
"I am not Dorian Nakamoto," the post says.
The comment is on the P2P Foundation website where Nakamoto...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:23 PM
More than a day after Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto denied any links to bitcoin, about the only thing that remained clear was that the disclosure had turned the life of the reclusive Japanese American upside down.
Reporters were still camped outside his...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:02 PM
Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto may not have created bitcoin, but now, he has a whole lot of it.
After Nakamoto's life was thurst into the media spotlight by Newsweek, which on Thursday ran an article alleging he invented bitcoin, more than $12,500 worth of...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 10:00 AM
UPDATE: The Miracle Machine was a lie from the start)
Want to be a winemaker? With the new Miracle Machine, it's easier than you think.
There's no need to buy a winery. All you need are a few ingredients, the soon-to-launch Miracle Machine smartphone...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Monty Python has made it official.
The beloved British comedy group will be reuniting in July for a one-performance-only stage show at London's O2 Arena. The surviving members of Monty Python made the announcement Thursday at a comic press conference in...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:28 PM
Hackers and activists across the country are threatening to upend a small northwestern Missouri town where two high school football players avoided rape and sexual exploitation charges involving two younger teenagers in 2012.
Charges were filed last...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:20 PM
On Nov. 21, 1963, film critics were planning to catch a special preview of Stanley Kubrick's "Dr. Strangelove" the next day. But when the news came from Dallas on Nov. 22, those plans changed.
"NEVER HELD ... THE DAY KENNEDY WAS SHOT," one guest...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Inside a small TV studio in Los Angeles, Ondi Timoner is absorbed again in the making of documentaries. She's on the phone discussing editing options for one project, then planning for the fundraising event of another. Standing nearby is director...