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Banks, tech companies move on from bitcoin to blockchain

a shared story    26 minutes ago
By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK (Reuters) - As a debate raged across the internet Monday over whether the mysterious founder of the bitcoin digital currency had finally been identified, executives at a major bitcoin conference in New York had a simple message: we've moved on. "If...(more) 

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John Oliver recaps 17 years of pop culture history in hilarious new video

a shared story    1 hour 26 minutes ago
Over the weekend, HBO's John Oliver posted a short but sweet video highlighting the myriad of ways in which the world has changed over the last 17 years. Now what's so special about 17, you might naturally be wondering. Well, after a 17-year incubation period spent...(more) 

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CME, ICE prepare pricing data that could boost bitcoin

a shared story    2 hours 26 minutes ago
By Tom Polansek CHICAGO (Reuters) - CME Group Inc and rival Intercontinental Exchange Inc plan to publish new pricing data on bitcoin that they say will increase the credibility and transparency for the controversial digital currency. Starting in the fourth quarter, the CME aims to begin...(more) 

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Newly discovered planets may boost search for life beyond Earth

a shared story    3 hours 26 minutes ago
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - The discovery of three planets that circle a small, dim star could bolster the chances of finding life beyond Earth, astronomers said on Monday. The Earth-sized planets are orbiting their parent star, located in the constellation Aquarius relatively...(more) 

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You can recharge your iPhone with fire

a shared story    4 hours 26 minutes ago
Let's say you're stranded on a desert island or even just camping, and you want to charge up your phone. There are obviously no outlets around, which means you're out of luck, right? Wrong. As long as you have the ability to start a fire, you'll...(more) 

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Futuristic hoverboard is the real deal, and it just set a new Guinness World Record for flight

a shared story    5 hours 26 minutes ago
Last month, we were blown away by a new hoverboard video that was so amazing most everyone decided that it had to be fake. The hoverboard in question - dubbed the Flyboard Air - was built by Zapata Racing and featured seemingly impossible specs: autonomous flight...(more) 

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Watch every angle of SpaceX’s historic rocket landing captured in a 360-degree video

a shared story    6 hours 26 minutes ago
After a number of dispiriting rocket landing failures, SpaceX has been on something of a roll lately. This past December, SpaceX successfully nailed its first rocket landing when it managed to launch a Falcon 9 into space and bring the booster back down to earth, landing...(more) 

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Major tech breakthrough iPhone users have been waiting for is finally here

a shared story    7 hours 26 minutes ago
Why is the iPhone 6s Plus so gigantic and unwieldy when Samsung's Galaxy S7 edge is wonderfully compact and manageable? Both smartphones have screens that measure 5.5 inches diagonally, so they should be reasonably comparable in size. But alas, the Galaxy S7 edge is a pleasure...(more) 

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This isn’t your mother’s Mother’s Day gift guide

a shared story    8 hours 26 minutes ago
Late last year in the heart of the holiday shopping season, we tried something new here at BGR. Instead of running a bunch of holiday-themed gift guides with the same old boring stuff you see on every other site, we published an " un-gift guide "...(more) 

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The UAE wants an artificial mountain to increase rainfall

a shared story    9 hours 26 minutes ago
Hulu is giving cable companies yet another reason to worry. According to a recent report from The Wall Street Journal , Hulu is currently developing a new subscription service that would allow customers to stream live feeds of broadcast and cable channels, similar to what Sling...(more) 

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‘Game of Thrones’ recap: Is winter still coming without any Snow?

a shared story    10 hours 26 minutes ago
The second episode of the new Game of Thrones season aired Sunday night on HBO , keeping fans of the series on the edges of their seats on the matter of Jon Snow . Will their favorite hero come back from the dead, just as everyone...(more) 

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Time to cut the cord: $95 gets you a Fire TV and free network TV in HD for life

a shared story    11 hours 26 minutes ago
If you've lived your entire life as a cable or satellite TV subscriber, the prospect of cutting the cord can be daunting. You already subscribe to services like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime Video so you know there's plenty of content out there that's available on...(more) 

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