Money Psychology: How Cryptocurrency Makes Us More Compassionate (Part 2)

Fiat currencies make us mean and inhumane, according to most money research. On the other hand, cryptocurrencies might bootstrap humankind with more compassion, tenderness, and love. These digital assets could disrupt our psychology and increase human happiness. It’s in the nature of how these currencies function.  Also read: Bitcoin Markets Rebound as More Chinese Exchanges Plan[…]

Russian Government Seeks Cryptocurrency Researchers, Will Pay 2.5 Million Rubles

The Russian State Duma is holding a tender for a detailed study on the subject of cryptocurrency, blockchain technology, and initial coin offerings (ICOs). The government will pay the winner 2.5 million rubles out of the federal budget. The deadline for submissions is October 10. Also read: Bank of Russia Opposes Cryptocurrency Legalization, Worried About ‘Loss[…]

Week in Geek: GeekWire’s Great Race, Sounders drop Ticketmaster, and Microsoft’s mystery outpost

Competitors in GeekWire’s Great Race at the finish line, L-R: Kurt Schlosser, Todd Bishop, Cara Kuhlman, Taylor Soper, Clare McGrane, John Cook, Monica Nickelsburg, and Tim Ellis. (GeekWire Photo / Kevin Lisota) What’s the best way to beat the nightmarish traffic in Seattle? We decided to find out. GeekWire reporters raced a car, ride shares,[…]

PR: Successful Pre ICO Launch for New Digital Identity Verifier Firm, VerifyUnion

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. Another unique and reliable digital identity verification platform, VerifyUnion, has been[…]

Microsoft’s Satya Nadella inspires Pete Carroll at Seahawks practice and gets signed ball from coach

The Seattle Seahawks know a thing or two about rallying around inspirational voices — whether it’s head coach Pete Carroll or players ranging from Russell Wilson to Kam Chancellor to Doug Baldwin or Earl Thomas. On Thursday at practice, Carroll was happy to welcome another leader who inspires as Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella paid a[…]