Cashless private car service Uber launched in a limited beta in Sydney today. It's a little more expensive than traditional cabs, but it's far classier. Right now, Uber is offering $20-off for new users when you use the promo code "stealthsydney" when you sign up.
Lunchtime Deal: $20 Free Uber Credit For New Users
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Five years ago, I threw away a hard drive. An utterly generic 250GB portable hard drive, already a few years old, with a couple of dings and scratches in its shell and with the beginnings of an audible click that would have eventually killed it. It had a data file containing 1400 Bitcoin on it. No big deal, at the time. Today, those few kilobytes are worth more than four million dollars.
You can't make this s*^& up. Or can you?