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Khayyam: Poems of Power

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The Manual – An Album by Koyama

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The Manual – An Album by Koyama

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Bitcoin Needs Power: How We Can Get Some Using The Atom.

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The Best Bitcoin Price Website (other than this one)

What Is Price? Now, there are many, many, different ways to check the price of one bitcoin. First, let's make one thing clear. Price is the amount of money that people or bots are willing to pay for a bitcoin....

Bitcoin Shoots Through 20k!

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Bitcoin Needs Power: How We Can Get Some Using The Atom.

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Image by Burghard Mohren from Pixabay. It is undeniable that bitcoin consumes a lot of power as miners verify transactions using proof of work. According to the Cambridge bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index, the network is currently...
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The Harlem Lottery — A Series

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June Fourth, 1920  Dear Hadley Porter, I thank you for your open support of me and my family. Your leniency with our rent as you know has...

7612: The Harlem Lottery- Part II

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7612: The Harlem Lottery-Part III

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7612: The Harlem Lottery-Part IV

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Falling Upwards

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Ecommerce in the age of the virus: the dark secret behind the rise of online shopping

It is undoubtedly true that the rise in ecommerce is bad for the environment. It seems really easy to think that ecommerce is beneficial. After all, if you order all your food and...

7612: The Harlem Lottery-Part III

I still needed numbers, I still needed to do my job, but with freedom, doing mundane tasks became impossible. It became hard to remember because why would I want to focus on numbers when I had the whole city to occupy my mind. For a brief period I questioned my memory and for a week I took only sixteen numbers at a time, one slot free for my own thoughts. Soon I learned to balance work and fun, when work became fun. When I was finally able to collect numbers again. Jadiel accompanied me to all events but I didn’t mind. Without him a young woman at a club...

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The Manual – An Album by Koyama

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Historical Discrepancies In I, Claudius

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