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5 Things You Didn’t Know you Could use Bitcoin for

5 Things You Didn’t Know you Could use Bitcoin for

Relatively Interesting January 13, 2017 0

If you don’t know what Bitcoin is yet, then you must have been living under a rock for the last year. In 2016 the cryptocurrency that will perhaps take over from traditional methods of

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Saving the environment, one IoT device at a time

Saving the environment, one IoT device at a time

Relatively Interesting January 11, 2017 0

The Internet of Things (IOT) will change the world we live in. The vast network of everyday items connected to each other through the internet will revolutionize our daily life and alter our economy.

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The Evolution of the Credit Card:  From Paper to Plastic to Virtual

The Evolution of the Credit Card: From Paper to Plastic to Virtual

Relatively Interesting December 23, 2016 0

These days, credit cards are nearly ubiquitous. In fact, there were an estimated 18.08 billion credit and debit cards in circulation in 2015—that’s nearly 2.5 cards for every person alive on the planet. It’s

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How to Hack the Lottery

How to Hack the Lottery

Relatively Interesting December 16, 2016 1

Are you one of those people who roll your eyes whenever you see the lottery advertised on TV? Seems no matter where you are in the world lotteries are advertised in exactly the same

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One of the all-time great inventors: Guglielmo Marconi

One of the all-time great inventors: Guglielmo Marconi

Relatively Interesting November 2, 2016 0

The inventor Guglielmo Giovanni Maria Marconi, was born into nobility in 1874 in Bologna, Northern Italy, and was the second son of wealthy land owner Giuseppe Marconi and his Irish wife Annie Jameson. Although

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Is Satoshi Nakamoto’s Identity Still a Secret?

Is Satoshi Nakamoto’s Identity Still a Secret?

Relatively Interesting October 6, 2016 0

There’s nothing more bizarre in a world of constant surveillance than a person with no identity. It’s the modern freak show, and has become something of a niche performance art as a consequence. Banksy,

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Pokémon Go(lf)

Pokémon Go(lf)

Relatively Interesting August 24, 2016 0

Stick and ball games have been around for about as long as humans have had free time. Knocking a rock with a stick has become about as natural and innate as running from a

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Sci-Fi and the Future of Transport [infographic]

Sci-Fi and the Future of Transport [infographic]

Relatively Interesting July 20, 2016 0

Great pieces of science fiction have the ability to “predict” the future and make for one of the most interesting genres in film and literature.  Isaac Asimov once said, “Today’s science fiction is tomorrow’s science

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5 Factors to Consider Before You Invest in Crowdfunding

5 Factors to Consider Before You Invest in Crowdfunding

Relatively Interesting July 7, 2016 0

Investment opportunities for the individual have grown substantially over the past several decades. While real estate investing and buying precious metals, such as gold and silver, are popular, there are a number of newer

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Bitcoin And The Blockchain Explained

Bitcoin And The Blockchain Explained

Relatively Interesting June 22, 2016 0

Twenty five years ago if you wanted to send someone information from far away you had to put that information in an envelope, and send it with a stamp to prove postage was paid.

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