Why is one of the most popular Android apps running a hidden web server in the background? ES File Explorer claims it has over 500 million downloads under its belt since 2014, making it one of the most used apps to date. It’s simplicity makes it what it is: a simple file explorer that lets […]
Are stablecoins really a safe bet? Stablecoins are blockchain tokens designed to stay at one value via a peg to a real-world asset’s quantifiable and stable value. These tokens work by utilizing a smart contract that burns and issues tokens in response to market forces or user redemption. Stablecoins offer a unique use case for […]
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For a show all about the technology of tomorrow, CES sure had a lot of turntables – decidedly the technology of yesterday. If you ask the audiophiles, vinyl never really went away. But it’s certainly seen a resurgence the past few years – growth ironically aided by streaming services. It’s easier than ever to discover new music, and when people find something they really like, they’ll often shell out to own it in physical form (just look at ebooks vs regular books). Higher vinyl sales naturally lead to a greater demand for turntables, and a surprising number of legit manufacturers… This story continues at The Next Web