What Is Bitcoin, and How Does it Work?

by Michael Crider on November 7th, 2017 Michael Crider has been covering technology on the web since 2011. His interests include folk music, football, science fiction, and salsa verde, in no particular order. He wrote a novel called Good Intentions: A Supervillain Story, and it’s available on Amazon. You can follow him on Twitter if […]

Can Apple End Internet Addiction?

Originally posted on Longreads:
According to Tristan Harris, it’s going to take more than infinite willpower for billions of people to resist the infinite scroll of the attention economy. It’s going to take regulation, reform, and Apple becoming something of an acting government. Harris — a former Google design ethicist and the founder of Time Well Spent,…

Do I Really Need Antivirus If I Browse Carefully?

Whenever antivirus software is mentioned, someone always seems to chime up and say they don’t need an antivirus because they’re “careful”, and “common sense is all you need”. This isn’t true. No matter how smart think you are, you can still benefit from an antivirus on Windows. RELATED ARTICLE What’s the Best Antivirus for Windows […]