03 Nov '13, 9pm

"Holy Crap, There Is a Real-Life Bitcoin ATM" and more of this week's must reads right here:

"Holy Crap, There Is a Real-Life Bitcoin ATM" and more of this week's must reads right here:

The Nexus 5. Photo: Ariel Zambelich/WIRED This time last year, all anybody could talk about was Hurricane Sandy, the storm that ravaged the northeastern United States and brought one of the world’s greatest cities to its knees. Fortunately there was no repeat performance, but that doesn’t mean there hasn’t been a storm of news to talk about this week. The corner where tech meets culture was particularly busy, and you’ll need to study up if you want to keep up. Don’t worry! We’ve got your cheat sheet right here. Watch Out, There’s a New Phone in Town Every year, Google drops a new Nexus phone tied to the release of its latest revamping of Android. This year is no different, but the phone might be the most impressive hardware to come out of Mountain View yet. [WIRED Gadget Lab ] Ender’s Game: The WIRED Collection Even if you’re not a sci-fi fan, chances are you read Orson Sc...

Full article: http://www.wired.com/opinion/2013/11/wireddozen112/?mbid=...

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10 Things We Wish the Google Barge Was Instead ...

spectrum.ieee.org 02 Nov '13, 9pm

The blogosphere has been going absolutely bananas this week trying to figure out what Google was hiding on a barge docked ...

Who created Twitter? It's a mystery

Who created Twitter? It's a mystery

straitstimes.com 03 Nov '13, 4am

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - The story of Twitter's creation is a murky tale complete with betrayed trusts and dueling claims for...

10 Things We Wish the Google Barge Was Instead ...

spectrum.ieee.org 01 Nov '13, 10pm

The blogosphere has been going absolutely bananas this week trying to figure out what Google was hiding on a barge docked ...

The mystery continues...#Google Says What's in the Google Barge, Sort Of

The mystery continues...#Google Says What's in ...

modernluxury.com 06 Nov '13, 7pm

, a Google spokesperson says that the barge docked at Treasure Island is...wait for it: "A floating data center? A wild pa...