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What is Game Theory, and How Does it Apply to Bitcoin?

14 Oct 2021 4 minute read 7 comments MintDice.com

Over the years, you may have heard of something called game theory, especially when it comes to discussing the relationships between some of the most powerful countries in the world. And game theory can actually be a very useful way to predict the f...

(JaiChai) Those who forget the past... (Re: Japan, Africa)

11 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments JaiChai

  image source   It is wise to remember how post-war Japan went from "a maker of cheap, low quality products to the nation that dethroned 'The Big three of Detroit'; that is, General Motors, Ford Motor Company and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles". You...

Power Returns to Lebanon After 24-Hour Outage

10 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

Lebanese officials say that power has been restored after a 24-hour shutdown of Lebanon's energy supply due to a fuel shortage at the nation's two largest powerplants. While officials initially said that it may take several days for the network to re...

Quick question on inflation

23 Sep 2021 1 minute read 8 comments NZFX

This will be a ridiculously short post.  Just had a thought on inflation that I'd really appreciate feedback on.  Not meant to be a political comment in any sense; purely a technical inquiry.  Really hope this gets some thoughtful responses.  Rightly...

'WE ARE BORG' or Are We? : The Socio-Economic Rise and Establishment of the Hive Mind

8 Sep 2021 8 minute read 2 comments kev_nag

 ***INTRODUCTION*** It is abundantly clear that human reality is beginning to catch up with our self-generated creative science fiction. Does that in and of itself doom us to a totalitarian Orwellian Dystopia? One would think not, but the possibiliti...

[Splinterlands] Why Are Lands Valuable?

3 Sep 2021 1 minute read 0 comments nealmcspadden

OK, not really free. Plots are going for about $500 right now. With the growth rate that Splinterlands is going through right now, I think they will continue to appreciate it. Why? I'm so glad you asked... Watch the video below. It comes...

Defending Crypto from Reddit 'Economists'- A Death Wish

17 Aug 2021 5 minute read 5 comments wackywriter

I took Publish0x, and the Crypto community's open-mindedness for granted. It's amusing to see the stark contrast between the communities on platforms such as Publish0x and r/economics (apparently know-it-all amateur Reddit 'Economists'). Notice the d...

Bitcoin won 50 years ago; FUDists time to turn your attention to USD

15 Aug 2021 5 minute read 0 comments wackywriter

FUDists: time to turn your attention to the USD. The flowery stage for Bitcoin and Crypto's grand adoption was set 50-years ago, as Nixon's pen dug the dollar's grave. August 15, 1971, Nixon took dollar off the gold standard. That day, savers and wor...

Church and 4th estate.

13 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Blurryface

When did the church get militarized like the media? The church has always been a source of comfort for social climbers orphans runaways and the weird janitor with social problems.  Yet more and more individual church entities are being convicted of w...

Eurozone Out of Recession After 2% Quarterly Economic Growth

1 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

The 19-nation Eurozone's economy grew by about 2% in the second quarter of 2021, taking the region out of recession, though the Eurozone remains about 3% down from late-2019 pre-pandemic figures. Compared to the same quarter a year ago, the latest Gr...