Aug 1, 2019

Podcast: Bitcoin billionaires

Dan talks with "Bitcoin Billionaires" author Ben Mezrich about why he wrote a redemption story about the Winklevoss twins, after previously savaging them in a book that became the basis for The Social Network film.

Go deeper: Don't panic about Bitcoin's energy consumption

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Why climate change is so hard to tackle: Our stubborn energy system

Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

To adequately address climate change on the level scientists say we must, the world would need to slash its use of oil, natural gas and coal within 30 years, a Herculean task given our deep dependence.

Driving the news: Democrats on the presidential campaign trail and international leaders preparing for a United Nations summit next month say urgent action is needed, but few actually have viable plans for how and when to cut our fossil-fuel use.

The ACC Network is ready to go live for college football season

Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

With college football just around the corner, ESPN is set to launch the long-awaited ACC Network on Thursday.

Why it matters: Conference networks have become enormous moneymakers this decade, so the launch of ACCN will help the ACC close the financial gap with leagues like the SEC and Big Ten, who have surged ahead.

Go deeperArrowAug 22, 2019

Podcast: Anthony Scaramucci talks Trump's trade war

Dan talks trade and the U.S. economy with hedge fund manager and former Trump advisor turned critic Anthony Scaramucci.

Go deeper: Scaramucci says Trump may need to be replaced for 2020

Keep ReadingArrowAug 26, 2019