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Douglas Adams, author of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, in a recently discovered note to himself

“Writing isn’t so bad really when you get through the worry. Forget about the worry, just press on. Don’t be embarrassed about the bad bits. Don’t strain at them. … Writing can be good. You attack it, don’t let it attack you. You can get pleasure out of it. You can certainly do very well …

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The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution by Walter Isaacson

Story telling at its finest, what a fantastic book. I was inspired to read this one from watching the show called “inside Bills Brain” on Netflix. Walter tells some fascinating stories of the personal computer revolution and really how innovation works. Some great concepts that I have taken and use regularly. What talents allowed certain …

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Instagram Scraping

Getting Instagram profile details using Python Instagram is a photo and video-sharing social networking service owned by Facebook. In this article, we will learn how can we get Instagram profile details using web scraping. Python provides powerful tools for web scraping, we will be using BeautifulSoup here. Modules required and Installation: Requests :Requests allows you …

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The “BIG FOUR” BITCOIN AHA-MOMENTS – From the Stone Ridge Shareholder Report

Bitcoin is a journey, not a destination, and everyone is on their own path. Every morning when I study Bitcoin, I findmyself deeper in awe, humbled by the power, and potential, of its unstructured simplicity. The more I learn aboutBitcoin, the more I realize how much there is to know, and how much I want …

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Stone Ridge 2020 Shareholder Letter

https://www.microstrategy.com/en/bitcoin/documents/stone-ridge-2020-shareholder-letter Dear Fellow Shareholder,  Shortly before the genius David Foster Wallace died, he delivered a college commencement speech that opens with a beautiful critique of our “default setting.”  “There are these two young fish swimming along and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says ‘Morning, …

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