Podcast: Paying off student loan with Bitcoin

Imagine paying your student loan off with virtual currency. It’s possible, but what you have to ask yourself now is how risk averse you are. Bitcoin, by definition, is a worldwide cryptocurrency and digital payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central repository or single administrator. Released […]

Google Chrome extensions can protect you from computer algorithms

Computer algorithms shape our world in ways we can’t always comprehend. Algorithms are a guide to solving a problem based on sets of rules for calculations, taking historical data and predicting future successful outcomes. Ever think about how Facebook uses data with the content it predicts you will “like”, making you come back for more? […]