Virtual currency

06.03.14
The TUAW Daily Update Podcast for June 3, 2014
06.03.14

The TUAW Daily Update Podcast for June 3, 2014

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get so...

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03.04.14
The Bitcoin drama continues: another exchange shuts down, while Overstock reports over $1 million in Bitcoin sales
03.04.14

The Bitcoin drama continues: another exchange shuts down, while Overstock reports over $1 million in Bitcoin sales

It's been one big roller coaster ride for Bitcoin these past few weeks, with the Mt. Gox exchange...

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02.05.13
Amazon announces Coins, a virtual currency coming to the Kindle Fire in May
02.05.13

Amazon announces Coins, a virtual currency coming to the Kindle Fire in May

Jeff Bezos, whose fortune is probably built upon real money, has decided to invent a fake one for...

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10.02.12
Oregon Scientific MEEP! tablet ships for $150, gives kids a safe, exclamation-filled place to play
10.02.12

Oregon Scientific MEEP! tablet ships for $150, gives kids a safe, exclamation-filled place to play

For all the enthusiasm Oregon Scientific put into launching (and naming) its MEEP! tablet, the com...

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08.22.12
MasterCard denies BitCoin card rumors, BitInstant says it's still on track
08.22.12

MasterCard denies BitCoin card rumors, BitInstant says it's still on track

Well, BitInstant is insistent that it will launch a BitCoin debit card, but MasterCard is claiming...

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06.22.11
Compromised account leads to massive Bitcoin sell off, EFF reconsiders use of currency
06.22.11

Compromised account leads to massive Bitcoin sell off, EFF reconsiders use of currency

Bitcoin, for those not aware, is a completely digital currency -- one where exchanges between ind...

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03.10.10
GDC 2010: Ngmoco justifies the freemium model
03.10.10

GDC 2010: Ngmoco justifies the freemium model

We have a lot of questions for the company, and we'll be asking even more of them coming later this...

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03.10.10
GDC 2010: Ngmoco previews We Rule and GodFinger
03.10.10

GDC 2010: Ngmoco previews We Rule and GodFinger

We stopped by Ngmoco's suite at GDC 2010 on the afternoon of the first day of the show, and got a c...

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03.28.06
Frequent Gamer Miles?
03.28.06

Frequent Gamer Miles?

As the discourse over the new economic implications of the MMO market grows, I guess it makes sense...

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