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Bitcoin’s stupendous power waste is green, apparently — bad excuses for Proof-of-Work | Attack of the 50 Foot Blockchain

May 24th, 2018 No comments
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One Nation Under Guard – The New York Times

May 5th, 2018 No comments
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Washington Monthly | The Libertarian Who Accidentally Helped Make the Case for Regulation

April 20th, 2018 No comments
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Why the Standard Model of Future Energy Supply Doesn’t Work | Our Finite World

April 13th, 2018 No comments
Categories: Economics, energy, Oil, Politics, Uh-oh Tags:

Richest 1% on target to own two-thirds of all wealth by 2030 | Business | The Guardian

April 8th, 2018 No comments
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What happens when the world’s two biggest economies turn on each other – Mar. 25, 2018

March 25th, 2018 No comments

Trade tensions are brewing between the US and China, the world’s two largest economies. Each side is poised to slap tariffs on the other, which could embroil the US economy.

Source: What happens when the world’s two biggest economies turn on each other – Mar. 25, 2018

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Russia Undercuts US Sanctions With Venezuelan Cryptocurrency | Time

March 21st, 2018 No comments

A TIME investigation finds Moscow’s fingerprints all over the petro, the world’s first state-backed digital currency

Source: Russia Undercuts US Sanctions With Venezuelan Cryptocurrency | Time

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Billionaire Cartier Owner Sees Wealth Gap Fueling Social Unrest – Bloomberg

March 21st, 2018 No comments
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As U.S. Postage Rates Continue To Rise, The USPS Gives The Chinese A ‘Free Ride’

March 20th, 2018 No comments
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This Is What Happens When Bitcoin Miners Take Over Your Town – POLITICO Magazine

March 10th, 2018 No comments
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