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Wait, Bitcoin Just Did What?

After years of infighting over how Bitcoin’s software ought to change in response to the digital currency’s growing popularity, the community supporting the technology has suddenly split. It’s not yet clear what this means for Bitcoin…

A Laser Sensor on an iPhone Would Make a Lot of Sense

A new report suggests that a future iPhone may come equipped with a laser system for depth sensing—and it’s nowhere near as crazy an idea as it might sound. Fast Company claims that a source familiar with Apple’s…

Virtual Reality’s Missing Element: Other People

Unlike most people, I have a virtual-reality headset. I have exactly one friend who also has one. So most of the time I spend in VR, I’m all by myself. I can almost hear the digital tumbleweeds rolling by.