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A pattern is emerging.

Stone Ridge Calls Its $114M in ‘Primary Treasury Reserve Asset’; NYDIG Unit Raises $50M coindesk.com/nydig-raises-50-m

This could be used to build massive neural nets, which are not currently practical with von Neumann computers. | Memristor Breakthrough: First Single Device To Act Like a Neuron spectrum.ieee.org/nanoclast/se

What do you do when one of your VIP customers wants a custom feature in your software product? New article on the blog: taborsky.cz/posts/2020/on-addi

“I bought it for the next 100 years”, says Michael Saylor, founder and CEO of MicroStrategy, who converted $425M of their cash reserves to . Who will be next? youtu.be/1dZSzusz9YE

Update to the savings post: Blockchain.com rate increased to 6% and added Binance at 1.46% | taborsky.cz/posts/2020/earning

I am hoping after this pandemic ends we'll be able to look back, assess what worked and what didn't and learn, to be ready for the next one. This will require avoiding the blaming game.

Another reminder that "Configuration is code", incidentally again from Cloudflare. Their report: blog.cloudflare.com/cloudflare I wrote about this here taborsky.cz/posts/2019/configu

Shower-thought: YouTube is stuck with the page layout they have forever, because if they moved "the box" from below to somewhere else, all those videos wouldn't make sense.

Interesting if true. Venezuelan govt is accepting as online payment for issuing a passport, because Bolivar is worthless, Petro is a joke and credit cards are blocked. reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/

Sure, makes total sense. This is exactly what Amazon and Google did. *sigh* This has "design by committee" written all over it. data-infrastructure.eu/GAIAX/N

Next week, XETRA will list the first physically backed fund. I still think if you believe in BTC it's best to hold it directly, but for institutions this might make sense. etcm.ltd/product/#cryptomade

> git branch -m master main
> git push -u origin main

#*livesmatter

OpenAI trained GPT-3 language model with 175B parameters (at estimated $12m cost). Humans are not able to distinguish real news articles from ones generated by it. infoq.com/news/2020/06/openai-

Do I think Twitter and others should fact-check posts and label them true/false? - No.

Should they be allowed to? - Absolutely, it’s their platform.

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