Wall Street Journal:Mt. Gox gives up plan to rebuild under bankruptcy protection, files for liquidation — Mt. Gox Files for Liquidation — Defunct Bitcoin Exchange Gives Up On Plan to Rebuild — Defunct bitcoin exchange
Wall Street Journal:Inside Alibaba, Chinas e-commerce giant with 2X Amazons revenues, and plans for a $15B IPO — Alibaba Flexes Muscles Before IPO — Chinese E-Commerce Giant Speeds Toward $15 Billion Deal — Jack Ma
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Mac:Pioneer says CarPlay firmware update for existing 2014 in-dash systems coming this summer — Following reports yesterday that car electronics manufacturer Alpine was planning to launch aftermarket
Nick Summers / The Next Web:Etsy to launch its wholesale platform this summer, will take a 3.5% commission for each order — Etsy plans to publicly launch its wholesale program in August, and today revealed
Ina Fried / Re/code:Apple, Google, Microsoft, Samsung and Carriers Back Anti-Theft Measures for Smartphones — Shutterstock / Innershadows Photography — With several states and municipalities considering various mandatory “kill-switch” laws
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:LaCies online store was compromised for nearly a year, exposing credit cards and contact info — Hardware Giant LaCie Acknowledges Year-Long Credit Card Breach — Computer hard drive maker LaCie
In Bengali industry, so many new faces are starting their career. As Bengali film, industry is now a booming sector. The directors and the producers are starts thinking some different category films so; there is huge requirement of the new
Trigger-warning if you hate incompetent bureaucrats and the abuse of power.Photography Is Not A Crime has flagged a story out of McDonald, Pennsylvania about a high school student whose attempts to prove he was the victim of bullying ended up landing
NBC News Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel talks with Rachel Maddow about escalating tensions between Russian and Ukrainian forces in Eastern Ukraine, as the region teeters on the brink of war.
Elites are getting what they want, while the rest of us arent. Years of corporate-friendly Supreme Court decisions, like Citizens United, have rigged and corrupted American politics so badly that average, hard-working Americans have little to no influence in Washington. …
Two registered sex offenders could face the death penalty in slaying of 4 women Murder and rape charges were filed Monday against two registered sex offenders accused of killing four women who vanished from the streets of Orange County.
Wake up fellow gamers! You have found yourself stranded on a remote island after your ship went down at sea and after talking with another marooned survivor you learn you are also on this island filled with creatures that want
The man accused of bullying his neighbors for 15 years, including children with developmental disabilities, carried out part of his punishment on Sunday by sitting at a busy intersection with a large sign that says hes a bully.
Lousiana State University sophomore Lloimincia Hall becomes an Internet sensation after her perfect 10 performances in the floor exercise, combining gymnastics technical proficiency with hot dance moves.
You may or may not be aware that voice actor Tom Kenny performs as both the Number One Employee at the Krusty Krab, SpongeBob SquarePants, and the nemesis of Finn and Jake, the Ice King. It is a strange nexus
If cruising through neon wireframe landscapes is your kind of thing, and previous mefi posts havent satisfied your burning desire for synth wave/retro electro/neo 80s, then perhaps you would be interested in a few of the following albums... Almost all
TechCrunchs Kim-Mai Cutler delivers a 12,000-word deep-dive on San Franciscos Housing Crisis. Touching on: rent control, the Ellis Act, Dianne Feinstein, the mission, the Fillmore, Angelo Sangiacomo, Howard Jarvis, the failure of the Greater San Francisco movement, the perfidy if
At first, the new Jerry Seinfeld show seemed reassuringly like the old one. Spontaneous coffees with friends. Mindless chatter that occasionally verged on the hilariously brilliant. But look closer and you see that this show isnt that show, and that
When our actions become a reflection of our character, we lean more heavily toward the moral and generous choices asserts professor Adam Grant (of the Wharton School) in a NYT opinion piece entitled Raising a Moral Child. Some research suggests
Its incredibly tense in the English Premier League at the moment, with three teams fighting for the title. With Manchester United disintegrating and lucky to secure European football, the much anticipated Spurs title challenge fizzing out and Arsenal struggling to
Hunt the endangered California condor -- for science! There are only around 200 California Condors living in the wild and they are in serious danger from lead poisoning, which they get by eating carcasses shot with lead bullets. Getting a
The Pew Research Centers 2013 Global Attitudes survey asked 40,117 respondents in 40 countries what they thought about eight topics often discussed as moral issues: extramarital affairs, gambling, homosexuality, abortion, premarital sex, alcohol consumption, divorce, and the use of contraceptives.
Knowing we are watching something that doesnt fit in todays world and being completely self-conscious about our enjoyment of it is the essence of Nick-At-Nitess appeal. Fascinating memo from 1987 about Nick at Nites brand and positioning. Exhibits:Animated Nick at
The Color Of His Presidency A few weeks ago, the liberal comedian Bill Maher and conservative strategist and pundit Bill Kristol had a brief spat on Mahers HBO show, putatively over what instigated the tea party but ultimately over the