Bitcoin could implode and it wouldn’t be a big deal

Bitcoin's (BTC) recent surge has raised fears that the cryptocurrency could be approaching bubble territory. But if it were to burst, it wouldn't be that big of a deal for the broader financial markets, according to analysis from Capital Economics. “Unlike the bubbles in the tech sector in the late-1990s and in … social experiment by …

Equity Podcast: Lyft’s driving fast, Blue Apron’s troubles and bitcoin infinity

Holography-based 3D printing produces objects in seconds instead of hours 7 hours ago by Devin Coldewey Jony Ive is leading Apple’s design team again 7 hours ago by Brian Heater Kaspersky Lab: D.C. office ‘no longer viable’ and will close 7 hours ago by Taylor Hatmaker Education technology meets its limits 7 hours ago by Ryan Craig In the …

Try not to puke while playing ‘Wipeout’ in VR next year

[embedded content] Wipeout isn’t the only PlayStation 4 game getting a new VR mode soon. A free VR demo for The Last Guardian is due out on December 12th, allowing players to get up close and personal with Trico. The Last Guardian VR demo is coming to PS VR! pic.twitter.com/8zUbFNOrTp — PlayStation (@PlayStation) December 9, …

Gadget Lab Podcast: You Can’t Kill Email, It’s Just Too Intimate

Crafting and sending an email to a friend is one of the most intimate acts you can perform on the internet. Receiving a written missive, especially from somebody you haven’t heard from in a while, is just as warming. There’s so much joy wrapped up in good old electronic mail, the medium can’t be dragged …

Apple Chief Designer Jony Ive Expands Role

He then handed off some administrative duties to Apple design executives Alan Dye and Richard Howarth to focus on broader efforts like Apple's retail stores and new “spaceship” campus in Cupertino, Calif., Apple Park. Dye and Howarth will now report to Ive once again. “With the completion of Apple … social experiment by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit …

King Street Townhouse, Manchester: enjoy an exclusive shopping break with Harvey Nichols

This flash hotel makes an impressive base from which to explore Manchester's busy central district – and an ideal place to recharge afterwards. The former bank now boasts a rooftop hot tub and infinity pool. Our expert reviewer, Tom Chesshyre, says: "from the outdoor rooftop hot tub of this hip new hotel … social experiment by …

Researchers train robots to see into the future

Robots usually react in real time: something happens, they respond. Now researchers University of California, Berkeley are working on a system that lets robots “imagine the future of their actions” so that they can interact with things they’ve never seen before. The technology is called visual foresight and it allows “robots to predict what their …

Università, tasse più alte ma non per i migliori

TERAMO. L'associazione consumatori "Robin Hood" segnala le difficoltà di molte famiglie a pagare le rate delle tasse universitarie dell'ateneo di Teramo, denunciando un aumento sostanziale della retta, passata dai 576 euro del 2005/06 ai 1.308 del 2015/16. Di contro, il rettore Luciano D'Amico … by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit from

Watch the PlayStation Experience live stream right here

[embedded content] Sony has only hinted at the surprises it’s bringing to PlayStation Presents, saying, “Expect to listen in on candid discussions with some of PlayStation’s top developers, get updates on key titles, and be a part of some special announcements.” Sony has sold 70 million PlayStation 4 consoles since they hit the market in …