Post by Jenny Erikson. We were overdue, really. It seems like it's been a while since Kanye West opened his mouth and said something that made us do a double take. But at the 2015 BET Honors taping on Saturday, where the "Only One" singer received a Visionary Award, he defended his marriage with Kim Kardashian in the most bizarre way possible. Show More Summary
The US government has approved a $2 billion renewable energy transmission line that could help open up the West to stranded solar and wind assets, feeding enough electricity to power over one million homes into the grid.
For Chanel's spring-summer 2015 couture presentation this morning, Karl Lagerfeld invited us inside a magical greenhouse. Chanel favorites Kristen Stewart and Vanessa Paradis watched from the front row as origamilike flowers opened and came to life when the show music — a thumping dance track — began.In succession, the collection morphed... More »
Bitcoin services company ANXBTC.COM (ANX) has acquired Santa Monica based cryptocurrency exchange West Orange Labs, Inc (CoinMKT) for an undisclosed amount. CoinMKT opened its doors in 2013 and bills itself as being “positioned to be the leading exchange for cryptocurrency … Continue reading ?
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On Monday morning, Bitcoin wallet provider Coinbase launched the first licensed US Bitcoin exchange. The post Coinbase Opens ‘First Licensed Bitcoin Exchange in the U.S.’ appeared first on WIRED.
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Virtual currency bitcoin is starting to get its act together. A startup funded with $106 million from the New York Stock Exchange as well as banks and venture capital firms, is set to launch the first licensed US bitcoin exchange. Coinbase reckons it...
Bitcoin wallet service Coinbase will launch the US’ first Bitcoin exchange later today, reports The Wall Street Journal. The news comes just days after the Winklevoss twins announced their plans to open a Bitcoin exchange this year.Show More Summary
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What’s the ideal opening line? Let’s imagine that we approach you in a bar and you turn to see us, what do you hope comes out of his mouth first?
Nikki Reed is finally opening up about her new engagement to the Vampire Diaries hunk, Ian Somerhalder, and from the looks of it, the Twilight star couldn’t be happier. According to US Weekly, Nikki Reed is finally opening up about her...Show More Summary
Rook & Raven presents its inaugural exhibition of 2015, Bigger Than The Both of Us (MoMA), a solo exhibition by acclaimed artist Corinne Felgate. The exhibition is comprised of two new major installations, Bigger than the Both of UsShow More Summary
Google took almost three years to disclose to the open information group WikiLeaks that it had handed over emails and other digital data belonging to three of its staffers to the US government, under a secret search warrant issued by a federal judge. WikiLeaks has written to Google’s executive...
“I had sex today. Holy shit.” Bouncing around in slow-motion bliss, young San Francisco teen Minnie Goetze (Bel Powley) ruminates on a new world of pleasure that has just opened up to her. She then proceeds to tell us about her conquest: It turns out it’s her own mother’s (Kristen... More »
Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. One of America's most innovative solar power plants officially opened in the Mojave Desert this past week...
The first week of a Grand Slam event provides the questions. The second week gives us some of the answers. At the midway point of this year's Australian Open, a number of issues demand to be addressed based on the results of the first three rounds. Show More Summary
As the Australian Open reaches the end of its first week, it's time to take a look back at some of the players and incidents which surprised us the most. But who will wind up in our top spot? Roger Federer? Tim Smyczek ? Ana Ivanovic...Show More Summary
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Well, I'm probably still asleep right now, since I haven't told anyone my office hours yet. Welcome to your weekly open thread, where you tell us all about your hackery problems and pursuits, and we try to be helpful and encouraging or just link you to a bunch of unrelated gifs if we can't do either (!). Read more...