It turned out to be a lousy place to squirrel away your savings. Who knew?
The two-year quest to create the ultimate customizable phone, inside and out.
A major bitcoin exchange has gone bust after secretly racking up catastrophic losses, other virtual currency companies said Tuesday — a potentially fatal blow for the exotic new form of money.
Here’s the rub for companies: A good part of the key markets they serve already own smartphones and use them to connect various Internet services. How do you grow from there?
The website of major bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox is offline Tuesday amid reports it suffered a debilitating theft, a new setback for efforts to gain legitimacy for the virtual currency.
How’s this for gall? Take away hundreds of dollars in subsidies that cellphone customers have enjoyed for years. Then pass it off as an improvement. The major U.S. wireless companies are doing just that. And many of their customers seem to like it.
How the company would contend with a post-app era isn’t so obvious, though.
Remember when $1 billion seemed like a lot of money for a hot app?
BioShock creator taking “about fifteen” employees to work on new gaming project.
Next-gen sales momentum continues, beyond expectations.
Don’t lose your phone, though.
We’ll see more acquisitions over the next five years than we have over the past 10.