After 3 years, the Mt. Gox saga has seen a huge break in the case

It was just over three years ago when I wrote about Mt. Gox after learning the news that they disappeared overnight after being hacked and shutting down. You can see the archived link here from February 2014; you can read why it’s archived here (and not a live link). Now in 2017, Gox is making headlines again, but[…]

Amazon hiring another 50K fulfillment employees, holds new ‘Jobs Day’ events at warehouses

Cyber Monday 2016 at Amazon Fulfillment Center in Dupont, Wash. (GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota) Amazon needs more workers. The Seattle tech giant announced today that it plans to hire another 50,000 employees who help prepare packages for shipment across its U.S. fulfillment network. About 80 percent of those openings are for full-time roles, with[…]

Streamlabs brings its livestreaming app to Android

Streamlabs came up with a  way for livestream broadcasters to make money from tips, and it is taking that tech to mobile livestreaming with its first app in the Google Play store for Android. The San Francisco company has become popular for streamers who stream video — from game broadcasts to video shows — in[…]

This Popular New RPG on Steam Allows Players to Choose “They/Them” Pronouns

Pyre, a fantasy role-playing game that was released on Tuesday for PlayStation 4, allows players to make their characters gender-neutral and use “they-them” pronouns. While gender-neutral characters aren’t a first for role-playing games, it is extremely uncommon. For instance, LongStory, a mobile dating sim, allowed players to be addressed as “he,” “she,” or “they,” as[…]

Litecoin ATMs Proliferate Globally

The number of litecoin ATMs more than doubled during June, making Litecoin the clear market leader in altcoin-supporting cryptocurrency banking terminals. In recent months, bitcoin ATM operators have installed Litecoin-compatible terminals in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Also Read: Austria, Canada, and US See Growth in Number of Bitcoin ATMs The Number of[…]

Abra Bitcoin Wallet App Integrates American Express

The bitcoin wallet with its own network of human tellers around the world, Abra, has just integrated a new way of buying bitcoin inside its app. American Express cards have been added as a funding option in addition to cash and bank accounts. Also read: Abra Now Offers Deposits and Withdrawals at 60+ US Financial Institutions Integration[…]

Adobe taps Apple, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Mozilla to kill Flash by 2020

Flash will officially be dead in three years. Adobe today announced it will stop updating and distributing its Flash Player at the end of 2020, encouraging content creators to migrate existing Flash content to open formats. Furthermore, Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla have also announced their own plans to help Adobe kill Flash. Flash[…]

Tech Moves: Seattle appoints first Smart City Coordinator; Fred Hutch adds to leadership; and more

Kate Garman. (City of Seattle Photo) Seattle has long been a hub for innovative technology, and today the city is taking advantage of that technology more than ever with its Smart City program. To lead that work, the City of Seattle has appointed a new Smart City Coordinator: Kate Garman, who previously led innovation and technology[…]

PR: Centra Tech Announces ICO, Centra Card, & Insured Wallet

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. does not endorse nor support this product/service. is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Centra is a Crypto debit card for Bitcoin, Ethereum & more.[…]