How Swarm Plans to Become the Facebook of Crowdfunding

How Swarm Plans to Become the Facebook of Crowdfunding (via http://bitcoinnewsbrief.com) A new company called Swarm Corp is launching a decentralized crowdfunding platform that will allow companies to sell cryptographic shares easily and quickly by creating their own digital currencies. Swarm’s COO Ben Ingram described the platform as…

Will Bitcoin Mean New Subscribers for DISH?

Will Bitcoin Mean New Subscribers for DISH? (via http://bitcoinnewsbrief.com) Just over a week ago, major Colorado-based US satellite television provider DISH Network unexpectedly announced that it will allow its 14 million subscribers the opportunity to begin paying with bitcoin later this year through a partnership with Coinbase…

Mosaic’s Home Solar Loan Program Expands

Mosaic’s Home Solar Loan Program Expands (via Clean Technica) Originally Published in the ECOreport Mosaic just issue a press release about their “robust package of new loan products, technology & services”. This was the first company to use crowd-sourcing to finance solar projects, and I had the opportunity…

25 Effective Home Remedies To Treat Optic Neuritis

25 Effective Home Remedies To Treat Optic Neuritis (via Style Craze) A little kid recently asked me how our little eyes can see such big things! I was lost for words—how do they, indeed! Our eyes are such powerful organs and yet we seldom pay them that attention, until they …

German company revels in World Cup controversy

German company revels in World Cup controversy (via AFP) The company that created the hi-tech cameras which ruled on a World Cup goal for the first time on Sunday is happily anticipating involvement in a growing number of football controversies, but not in its German home market. GoalControl, which aims …

In Other News – 17 June 2014

In Other News – 17 June 2014 (via Lazygamer) We’re back baby! After a week of 18 hour days and breakfasts that had to be choked down before running off to the LA Convention Center, Zoe and I have indeed returned. I’m somehow thinner after being in the US of …

7 “What If” Questions You’ll Face In Your Career

7 “What If” Questions You’ll Face In Your Career (via A Hire Calling) Regardless of who you are, what you do, or where you’re from, you’ve probably had a “what if” moment about your career. Especially for Millennial job seekers, this is a time in your career where things can …

5 Features the Amazon Smartphone May Need

5 Features the Amazon Smartphone Needs (via BestTechie) By now it’s an open secret that Amazon’s going to be releasing a smartphone tomorrow. From what we’ve heard, the device is going to feature a total of six cameras, though only two of those will be for taking pictures. The other …