Tag Archive | technology

Bitcoin 101: The Top 3 Resources to Get Up to Speed on Cryptocurrencies & Learn the Basics of Bitcoin

Bitcoin was created by Satoshi Nakamoto and made public on Halloween of 2008. His whitepaper is what gave birth to Bitcoin as it exists today. Since then, Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency landscape as a whole have exploded.

In 9 years, Bitcoin has gone from a mere idea to an asset with a market cap of over 60 billion dollars and a current value of $3,650/coin (as of 8/11/17).  Read More…

Weird Cool Dumb’s Most Anticipated Movies of 2014

Inherent ViceThese are the 10 movies scheduled for release in 2014 that I’m most looking forward to. Read More…

British Library Puts Over 1 Million Images Into The Public Domain

Baby KillingOver 1 million images from books published in the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries have been released into the wild thanks to Microsoft & The British Library. Read More…

Kickstarter: New Show From The Totally Rad Show’s Jeff Cannata

Jeff-Cannata-Kickstarter-1After 6 years & 760 episodes worth of content, the internet show TRS (covering all things rad) came to an end this past November. Never fear, loyal fans! While it’s not a complete rebirth of The Totally Rad Show, Jeff Cannata (2 “N”s, 1 “T”) has launched a project on Kickstarter.com to create a spiritual successor. More info inside. Read More…

LIFX – Reinventing the Light Bulb for the Modern World

This fully-funded Kickstarter project impressively revamps the modern light bulb. Read More…

Tim Ferriss’ 35th Give-Back Birthday – What I’ve Done & What You CAN Do

Tim Ferriss has issued a challenge. To celebrate his 35th birthday, he is asking people to support students in developing countries through Vittana. Learn how you can help this great cause. Read More…

RoboCup Bloopers

RoboCup is held annually across the world. It’s a serious competition, but these autonomous robots provide laughs as well. Read More…

Everything You Need to Know About the God Particle – Higgs Boson Explained

There’s been a lot of talk surrounding the July 4th discovery of the Higgs Boson particle. It’s an idea that’s way over most of our heads, but I’ve attempted to round up everything I’ve learned and present it in one place. Read More…

Open Heart Surgery Videos & ‘The Tin Man’

Open heart surgery is not something many people have witnessed or know much about. This type of surgery is amazing. Read More…

“Strain Paint” Utilizes Carbon Nanotubes to Detect Strain

Scientists at Rice University are working on a paint that will glow when a structure is stressed. Read More…