• Bitcoin : the currency of the future?

    Autor(ka): dn. 26 listopada 2013

    Bitcoin is a new virtual currency which depends on neither a central bank nor the International Monetary System. It does, however, meet all necessary requirements to be a legitimate form of payment; it's cheap, valuable and safe. Created via a P2P system by the users themselves, it's had so much success that millions of dollars worth are already in circulation

  • Homo Erasmus: or, Pointless Exchanges

    Autor(ka): dn. 20 listopada 2013

    The Eras­mus pro­gramme has raised many ques­tions over the last three decades. However, for the first time, its legitimacy is being questioned. In his satir­i­cal novel, the 23-year-old French stu­dent Leos Van Mel­cke­beke paints a grotesque and ap­palling pic­ture of "Homo er­asmus." We in­ter­viewed the con­tro­ver­sial au­thor, who is not afraid to speak his mind.

  • Vietnamese and pleased to be Polish

    Autor(ka): dn. 23 lipca 2012
    In a society where 96% of the population is of Polish nationality, it might appear to be difficult to integrate as a minority. Yet every hundredth person in the capital - with its 1,800,000 inhabitants - is of Vietnamese origin
  • Sunday in Paris with Chopin and Steve Villa-Massone, street pianist

    Autor(ka): dn. 8 lutego 2012
    After trailing the streets of Europe with his piano - literally carrying it around - for ten years, the dedicated French pianist and composer from Nice is now bringing smiles to Parisian passers-by. We tag along with him in the streets of the French capital  - the more of us around to push this heavy instrument, the better
  • Megaupload vs Sopa and Pipa: it'll be e-right on the night

    Autor(ka): dn. 31 stycznia 2012
    Act one: stop online piracy. Act two: protect international property. Act three: shut down a famous file-sharing site. Act four: anti-counterfeiting trade agreement. We call for a bit of order in the debate on internet freedom versus intellectual property rights which has kicked off 2012