Disney ditches Fox name from branding, emails and logos

Disney ditches Fox name from branding, emails and logos

View of the 20th Century Fox logo during the CinemaCon Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Special presentation at the Colosseum Caesars Palace on April 3, 2019, in Las Vegas, Nevada. VALERIE MACON Nearly a year after acquiring 21st Century Fox’s film and television assets, Disney is dropping the Fox name from its studios’ names, Variety … Read more…

Early Cypherpunk Emails Reveal a Blueprint for Bitcoin

Early Cypherpunk Emails Reveal a Blueprint for Bitcoin

The cypherpunks, a ragtag group of tech tinkerers, cryptographers, and privacy advocates, were obscure in their 1990s heyday. And it would have remained that way in perpetuity were it not for a certain Satoshi Nakamoto launching a digital currency in 2009 encapsulating their core beliefs. We don’t know if Satoshi was a cypherpunk. But what … Read more…

Newly released emails provide details in White House pause of Ukraine aid

Newly released emails provide details in White House pause of Ukraine aid

Newly released emails regarding Ukraine defense aid held by the White House show that a request to withhold funds came less than two hours after President Donald Trump’s July phone call with the Ukrainian president that has served as the backbone of the impeachment proceedings against him. The Center for Public Integrity obtained 146 pages … Read more…