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The irony, of course, is that the magnificently convoluted journey ends with the coin going into a drawer you can just open. Coin Factory [Product Page via RGS]
The Consumerist runs the numbers of the new iPhone’s Total Cost of Ownership. It does not come out good. The iPhone itself may be cheaper, but the required flat-rate data plan now costs $30 per month, a $10 increase. Over the mandatory two-year contract, that works out to an extra $240. AT&T also now charges […]
It’s all a goofy-ass gimmick to promote a foreign exchange company, but a group of “scientists” has developed QUIDs—Quasi Universal Intergalactic Denominations—rounded polymer chits to be used for transactions “in space.” “None of the existing payment systems we use on earth – like cash, credit or debit cards – could be used in space,” said […]