Reelio, a startup that describes itself as "the Match.com of brands and creators on YouTube," is announcing that it has raised a "significant seven-figure" seed round (so, more than $1 million). As the description implies, Reelio's goal is to help brands find creators YouTube who can post videos featuring their products. Show More Summary
Last night, Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto told the AP that he is not the Satoshi Nakamoto listed as the creator of Bitcoin. That is contrary to a Newsweek cover story reported by Leah McGrath Goodman, along with at least two forensic analysts, arguing that he is. Show More Summary
As Dorian Nakamoto, the man fingered by Newsweek as Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious creator of bitcoin, was leading reporters around Los Angeles on a wild goose chase and giving his story to the AP, a message appeared on an Internet...Show More Summary
All this month I’ll be reviewing different comic books by female creators, based on submissions from the actual creators of the comic books themselves. I apologize for no comic yesterday. The blog had server issues when I was trying to make my post and it never got through. I’ll just do two today. We continue […]
As you probably know by now, Newsweek claims to have found the true identity of shrouded-in-mystery Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto… a 64-year-old California man who was born with the name of Satoshi Nakamoto. The story has outraged many for not only outing the man (who denies having anything to do with Bitcoin) but for publishing personal details about him and … [More]
Here. I think this is important for a couple of reasons. One is that truth is better than fudging the truth. Always. The other is you don't have to fudge the truth to want comics to do better by creators. We get trapped in a legal way...Show More Summary
Da Vinci's iconic The Last Supper, turned into a Team Fortress 2 parody, with—who else—Gabe Newell sitting in the center. If the creator, Nefnoj, used the Golden ratio to define the proportions, it is indeed an authentic replica of the original. Read more...
UPDATED, Friday, March 7, 8:20 AM ET: Indications that the Satoshi Nakamoto identified yesterday by Newsweek as the creator of Bitcoin is not the real Nakamoto continue to build. Among the most interesting bits? The profile page at P2P Foundation...Show More Summary
In Scott Adams’ How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big, the Dilbert creator talks about his doomed ventures, including two shuttered restaurants and an attempt to market “a rosin bag used by tennis players to keep their hands dry.” Reviewing the book, Vikram Bath entertains the possibility that a touch of overconfidence is a prerequisite for success: […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto said Thursday that he is not the creator of bitcoin, adding further mystery to the story of how the world's most popular digital currency came to be.
Lena Dunham is a writer, producer and actress, but that's not all. The "Girls" creator is also a "Saturday Night Live" superfan. This weekend, she'll get to make one of her "SNL" dreams come true by hosting the show. But another oneShow More Summary
Cerberus Capital Management agreed to acquire Safeway in a deal worth more than $9 billion. | A Newsweek article claims to have unmasked the creator of the virtual currency Bitcoin, but many remain unconvinced. | Four former leaders at the once-mighty law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf were charged by New York prosecutors with larceny and securities fraud. Show More Summary
On the increased reliance on short term, out of state labor.
A Newsweek article contends that a man in Southern California named Satoshi Nakamoto was the creator of the virtual currency Bitcoin, but many people say they are unconvinced.
Today in Tech News Digest, the creator of Bitcoin is (allegedly) unmasked, Spotify acquires The Echo Nest, Facebook (finally) settles on its new News Feed design, Vine bans pornography, Microsoft’s Siri-alike leaks, and LG releases the creepiest commercial of all time. Show More Summary
Good morning! Here's what you need to know heading into the weekend: 1. Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto said Thursday that he is not the creator of bitcoin (as per Newsweek report), adding further mystery to the story of how the world's most popular digital currency came to be. Show More Summary
The censorship of the South Park video game is "not that big a deal", according to Matt Stone, one of the TV show's creators, but it's still a "double standard". Publisher Ubisoft censored the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions of the Obsidian Entertainment-developed game for release in Europe and Australia as part of a "market decision". Show More Summary
Originally published May 19, 2000, in Comics Buyer’s Guide #1383 I think that there’s a perception among fans that comic creators tend to feud with one another. This is, of course, not true. You don’t hear about the hundreds of pros who get along fine with one another on a daily basis for the same […]
A report in Newsweek, published earlier this week, claimed the elusive man behind the Bitcoin cryptocurrency, known only by the name Satoshi Nakamoto, is actually called Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto, and is living with his mom in California. Show More Summary
Is the Newsweek story about Bitcoin's alleged creator wrong?