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Will Brands Reinvent Money, Or Are Digital Dollars A Bust?

Will Brands Reinvent Money, Or Are Digital Dollars A Bust?

Many forms of so-called digital money aren’t actually so new or innovative”nor actual “˜money,’ in most cases”and often have a number of key aspects in common. The ways in which they differ, may be our best indicators for whether this or that payment system or crypto-coin will survive, or simply…

How An Expired Bank Card Upended My Life

How An Expired Bank Card Upended My Life

As Gizmodo’s deputy editor I never expected to become the physical embodiment of ‘old man yells at cloud’ for anything tech related. And yet a few weeks ago I became my own worst nightmare. My bank card expired, and a replacement didn’t arrive for a month. Life became extremely difficult,…