• After Krispy Kreme and Starbucks, what food chain-themed shoes should Nike make next?

    theverge.com 23 May '16, 2pm

    Now, the logical conclusion of Nike's foray into breakfast: the Starbucks-themed SB Dunk Low Premium . No one is calling this an official partnership between Nike and Starbucks, but it might as well be, considering the signature green highlights paired with rich, coffee-colored canvas...

  • Supposed Bitcoin founder says 'goodbye' after presenting fake evidence

    Supposed Bitcoin founder says 'goodbye' after presenting fake evidence

    theverge.com 05 May '16, 2pm

    Craig Steven Wright, the man claiming to be mysterious Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto, is abruptly withdrawing from public life . Wright posted today that he would offer no more evidence to prove his identity, just days after he publicly claimed the Satoshi mantle in a series of coo...

  • You can now buy games on Steam using Bitcoin

    theverge.com 28 Apr '16, 10am

    Valve has partnered with Bitcoin payment service Bitpay to bring everyone's favorite cryptocurrency to games platform Steam. Bitpay says it was approached by the company because it wanted to internationalize its operation, making it easier for Steam users in emerging markets to to buy...

  • The latest Bitcoin inventor claims don't add up

    latest Bitcoin inventor claims don't add up

    theverge.com 02 May '16, 3pm

    Bitcoin is based on a simple idea: all you need is math. It’s the same idea that fueled the cypherpunks and forged large parts of the web. If you get the math right, you can trust it, and then you don’t need to trust authorities or institutions. Over time, those authorities will withe...

  • Craig Wright claims he is the enigmatic Bitcoin inventor

    Craig Wright claims he is the enigmatic Bitcoin inventor

    theverge.com 02 May '16, 7am

    suspected of being the inventor of Bitcoin , has today come out and publicly claimed that he is indeed responsible for the cryptocurrency. The BBC reports that Wright "has provided technical proof to back up his claim using coins known to be owned by Bitcoin's creator" and that promin...

  • Apple Pay comes to Singapore today

    Apple Pay comes to Singapore today

    theverge.com 19 Apr '16, 1am

    Apple Pay is now available in Singapore, marking the mobile-payment service's expansion into its sixth country and its second in Asia. Singapore residents are only able to use American Express cards right now, but Apple says support for credit and debit cards from Visa and banks inclu...

  • After Singapore taxes Model S for ‘emissions,’ Tesla works to clear the air: A customer

    After Singapore taxes Model S for ‘emissions,’ Tesla works to clear the air | The

    theverge.com 11 Mar '16, 5pm

    A customer who tried to import his Tesla Model S to Singapore was surprised when the idiosyncratic city-state slapped him with a tax of around $11,000 , rather than a tax rebate of around the same amount. The reason was even more surprising: because it polluted too much. Singapore tax...

  • Bitcoin's nightmare scenario has come to pass

    Bitcoin's nightmare scenario has come to pass

    theverge.com 02 Mar '16, 8pm

    Over the last year and a half a number of prominent voices in the Bitcoin community have been warning that the system needed to make fundamental changes to its core software code to avoid being overwhelmed by the continued growth of Bitcoin transactions. There was strong disagreement ...

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