A crypto miner trolls Warren Buffett with bitcoin billboards outside his office (BRKB)

Bill Pugliano/Stringer/Getty Images The founder of a crypto-mining company claims to have installed billboards trolling Warren Buffett. Buffett famously compared bitcoin to rat poison earlier this month.  Follow the price of bitcoin in real-time here.  A cryptocurrency-mining company claims to be trolling billionaire investor Warren Buffett with billboards near his Omaha office. Marco Krohn, co-founder […]

Lamborghinis lined the street outside a massive NYC cryptocurrency conference, but it turns out they were only staged rentals

Robertus Pudyanto/Getty Images Lamborghinis were spotted parked outside New York’s blockchain conference Consensus this week. Cryptocurrency enthusiasts (and others) have long revered the Lamborghini as an aspirational symbol of wealth. But it turns out that the Lamborghinis in question didn’t actually belong to any of the attendees: They were staged rentals. Lamborghinis have long been […]

I tried Sweatcoin, a viral app that ‘pays you’ to walk outside — here’s how it went

Erin Brodwin / Business Insider I’m no stranger to fitness apps, having tried everything from an app that promises the benefits of a trip to the gym in seven minutes to a tool that lets you track and share your runs with other users. But when I first heard about Sweatcoin, an app that “pays you” […]

Britons looking for sun and sea should head outside of the Eurozone study reveals

The weak pound against the euro has meant Britons looking for good value beach resorts should look outside the Eurozone. Bulgaria and Turkey are far cheaper than their lowest-priced Eurozone competitors, including Portugal’s Algarve and Spain’s Costa del Sol. This is according to this year’s Post Office Travel Money Holiday Costs Barometer, which has crowned […]

Anti-abortion protesters banned from ‘harassing’ women outside termination clinic

Anti-abortion protesters allegedly threatening women outside termination clinics by telling them that their fetus would come back to haunt them have been banned in a west London borough. Ealing Council’s cabinet voted for the implementation of a safe zone outside the Marie Stopes clinic in order to ensure pregnant women are able to pursue their […]

Humboldt Broncos supporters across Canada, U.S. leave hockey sticks outside in tribute

What started as a text between two friends has turned into a social media phenomenon. On Sunday night, TSN play-by-play announcer Brian Munz posted a picture from a friend living in Humboldt, Sask., on his Twitter feed. The message showed a lonely hockey stick left out on the front step of a home with the message, […]

BREAKING NEWS: Floyd Mayweather’s bodyguard ‘shot outside hotel'

The undefeated boxer’s entourage was ambushed outside the upmarket hotel in the early hours of Monday morning after coming back from a nearby club. Police said Mayweather “may have been in one of the other vehicles in the caravan and was not injured”. The victim, whose name has not been released, was rushed to hospital […]