Representatives from BTC China stole the show at day two of the Inside Bitcoins conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.View BTC China Reports 10x Volume Increase From $5m to $50m at Inside Bitcoins on CoinDesk.
Startup Settles Creative Commons Licensing Dispute with Tech Database
People+ Can Continue to Use CC Licensed Material And CrunchBase Improves Its Legal TermsSan Francisco - Mobile app startup People+ and free technology-industry database CrunchBase have settled their dispute over data collected under the Creative Commons Attribution License, allowing both companies t
To date, there has been no way to run apps on Android with real and reliable privacy controls. Android version 4.3 and higher take a huge step in the right direction, letting users install apps while denying some of the apps' attempts to collect the user's data.
Android was built from scratch to ha
We've just seen some amazing reports from the Washington Post about just a few ways NSA is tracking people around the Internet and the physical world. These newly-revealed techniques hijacked personal information that was being transmitted for some commercial purpose, converting it into a tool for s
Yesterday, we learned that the NSA is using Google cookies—the same cookies used for advertisements and search preferences—to track users for surveillance purposes.
These Google cookies—known as “PREF” cookies—last two years and can uniquely identify you. Sniffing
UPDATE: HBO Invites You to Burn 'Game of Thrones' Creepy King Joffrey in Internet Roast
Joffrey Baratheon, how do we hate thee? Let us count the ways. That's exactly what HBO and agency 360i are counting on "Game of Thrones" fans to do with the launch of a new campaign that aims to put the series' despicable young villain in his place. Billed as the first ever "internet roast," the soc
On the same day Martha Stewart appeared on MSNBC to talk holiday gift giving, a wave of layoffs began sweeping across her company Thursday, according to three people familiar with the matter.The cuts at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia are said to affect about 100 staffers, one person close to the ma
In the midst of the holiday shopping season, New York City based Meetup is running a billboard campaign taking aim at consumerism.The billboard, a multi-panel setup, urges those walking past to "find your people," stressing the human side of the holiday season which can sometimes get lost in the rus
In the latest -- and one of the noblest -- sign of online video mirroring TV programming, Ford and YouTube network What's Trending are hosting a live telethon on Google's digital video service Thursday night to raise money for homeless children.The two-hour event will stream live from YouTube's Los
What GM's Mary Barra must do now
It's time to move beyond Barra's gender and pay attention to the leadership the incoming GM CEO will need to impart to revitalize the automaker.
The Prudential Group Insurance president and COO learned a life lesson sitting on the bench for her college softball team.
FORTUNE -- Before joining Prudential Group Insurance (PRU) as president and Chief Operating Officer in June, Lori Fouché spent over 20 years at various prominent insuranc