springwise: App enables users to deliver items through traveling friends Social networks are useful for helping users stay up-to-date with what their friends are doing, however they can also be harnessed for greater purposes. Friendshippr is an app that keeps track of contacts’ travel plans to allow users to ‘crowdship’ goods through them. READ MORE…

Top 10 Stanford Business Talks From 2013

stanfordbusiness: We compiled our most popular videos from 2013 on the Stanford Business YouTube channel, featuring a range of different talks from Elon Musk to Tory Burch. Learn the secrets behind inspiring messages or why body language is so important to conveying power and influence: Top 10 Stanford Business Talks From 2013

Today, all of the machines dedicated to mining Bitcoin have a computing power about 4,500 times the capacity of the United States government’s mightiest supercomputer, the IBM Sequoia, according to calculations done by Michael B. Taylor, a professor at the University of California, San Diego. The computing capacity of the Bitcoin network has grown by […]