I’ve seen people in the US count money in nearly all these ways but perhaps certain methods are dominant in different countries. In any case, the Belarusian finger flip is new to me and rather impressive. Try doing that with your stinkin’ bitcoins!
“70 People Reveal How To Count Money in Their Country” (Condé Nast Traveler)
Andrey Avgust’s speculative redesign for America’s heroically ugly paper money reimagines greenbacks as modern plastic banknotes, similar to the more daring bills in Australian and UK currency, with UV-readable serials that are repeated in QR codes with PGP-signed hashes.
Tesla burned $710m last quarter but hopes to be profitable soon. In the meantime, don’t ask Elon any boring questions! “We’re going to go to YouTube. Sorry, these questions are so dry. They’re killing me.” Instead, Mr Musk took questions from YouTube vlogger and journalist Galileo Russell who was listening to the call. Mr Russell […]
Being rich might not buy you happiness, but it can get you out of prison pretty damn fast, even if you kill four people. In the holy-shit-what’s-gonna-kill-us-today fast-paced world that we live in, it’s easy to forget about a Grey Poupon stain like Ethan Couch. Here’s his thing, point by point: Back in 2013, the […]
Normally practiced by elite chefs, sous vide is a cooking style that involves placing food in a sealed bag or jar and heating it in a bath for hours at a time, cooking the item evenly and retaining its delicious moisture. The Chefman Sous Vide Precision Cooker with WiFi lets you practice this culinary style right […]
The creative mind is a curious thing, filled with brilliant ideas but not always the conclusions to link them together. That’s why writers, artists, and other imaginative minds are using Scapple to turn their loose thoughts into concrete action plans and goals. This software is available in the Boing Boing Store for $9.99. A freeform […]
Programming is one of today’s most sought-after skills, but with the staggering number of tools and resources out there, figuring out where to start can be challenging for beginners. Ideal for aspiring programmers, the Pay What You Want Web Developer eBook Bundle by Wiley features seven ebooks on today’s essential programming tools, and it’s available for […]