The Unspoken Utopia: Non-essential workers in the age of enforced leisure

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The dawn of automation and technological advancements has ushered in an age where labor is increasingly delegated to machines, creating a new class labeled as “non-essential workers.” This societal shift, though promising a utopia of leisure and personal fulfillment, has equally delivered a perplexing conundrum. The question echoes, loud and clear: What happens when work, … Read more

LK-99: The Pinnacle of Progress or a Precursor to Letdown?

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LK-99 is currently enveloped in an atmosphere of intrigue, hope, and skepticism, thrust into the spotlight as a tantalizing enigma. Is it the long-awaited scientific marvel poised to redefine our technological landscape? Or is it destined to be cataloged among the unrealized dreams of innovation? Let’s explore the facets of this thrilling mystery. Lee and … Read more

LK 99 and Superconductivity

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A Symphony in a Crystal Picture a crystal, not just gleaming in the light, but dancing, levitating, and defying what we know as the laws of physics. This is not a scene from a fantastical novel but a groundbreaking discovery that has sent ripples through the scientific community. In a paper that can only be … Read more

Dancing Crystals: The Levitation of LK-99

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The room is chilled with anticipation, not by the temperature, but by the promise of what’s to come. In a rather modest laboratory setup, a crystal is suspended, seemingly in mid-air, defying gravity as we know it. This isn’t magic; it’s a display of room temperature superconductivity, something that was once confined to the realm … Read more

The Intersection of Crypto and Social Justice

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In the bustling digital bazaars of the 21st century, cryptocurrencies have emerged as an enigmatic, electrifying presence. They are the wild stallions of the financial world, disruptive and untamed. But beyond the allure of their digital gold rush, beyond the glittering dreams of Bitcoin billionaires, lies a less celebrated but equally powerful narrative – the … Read more

What is a Quant?

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Dive into the world of Wall Street’s data whisperers – the Quants. Discover their pivotal role in financial markets, and explore how this profession is set to evolve in the age of big data and AI. Unmasking the quants – where mathematics meets finance.

Superconductors: A Quantum Leap for Finance?

The recent discovery of room-temperature superconductors could have profound implications for sectors like finance, investing, and cryptocurrency, promising a future of increased energy efficiency and novel technological applications. Yet, the journey from lab to market is a long one, as history reminds us. In this blog, we delve into the exciting possibilities and the challenges ahead.

Postpaid, Prepaid, Resold – Which Should You Choose?

Deciding between postpaid, prepaid, or resold mobile services can be tricky. Each option offers its unique perks and potential drawbacks, and your choice largely depends on your usage patterns, budget, and desired customer service experience. The Postpaid Advantage If you desire unlimited calls, texts, superior customer service, and the option to finance your phone through … Read more

The Off-by-One Error in AI

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A Game-Changing Discovery by Evan Miller In the realm of artificial intelligence (AI), every detail counts. A tiny change can have a significant impact, and that’s exactly what Evan Miller, a renowned AI researcher, recently put forward in his attention-grabbing article, “Attention Is Off By One“. In it, Miller makes a bold claim about a … Read more

Avoiding Financial Scams Online

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In the ever-evolving digital world, where our financial transactions have significantly migrated online, the threat of falling victim to financial scams is very real. Online scams are becoming increasingly sophisticated, often appearing legitimate to the untrained eye. This article aims to arm you with the knowledge and tools needed to protect your financial resources from … Read more

Is Debt Inherently Immoral?

From the ancient writings of our theologians to the modern world, the concept of debt and the moral quandaries it ignites continue to influence economic philosophies. LSE scholar, David Graeber, highlighted a medieval perspective of debt in a riveting discussion with Disenz on “harmful jobs, odious debt, and fascists who believe in global warming”. The … Read more

Money: From Ancient Salt Bars to Bitcoin

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Hello there, financial explorers! Sofi Abdurahman here, ready to whisk you away on an exciting journey through time and money – all the way from the ancient salt bars of Ethiopia to the digital frontiers of Bitcoin. Are you buckled up? Good! In the vast landscape of finance, nothing has been quite as revolutionary or … Read more

AI Deciphers Ancient Mesopotamian Scripts

Step aside, Indiana Jones! There’s a new explorer in town, and it’s got a knack for ancient languages. In an unprecedented breakthrough, a team of archaeologists and computer scientists have empowered an AI to decode and translate cuneiform tablets—the ancient clay tablets that hold the secrets of Mesopotamian civilization. Yes, you heard that right! AI … Read more

Exploring Side Hustles for Extra Income

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In an ever-evolving economic landscape, the term “gig economy” has been bandied around with increasing frequency. But what exactly does it entail? Essentially, the gig economy is an ecosystem where temporary, flexible jobs are the norm, and companies tend to hire independent contractors and freelancers instead of full-time employees. This trend has been on the … Read more

How FinTech is Bridging the Gap for Underbanked Communities

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In a world where financial transactions and money management have become integral facets of daily life, it’s astounding to realize that a substantial portion of the global population remains underbanked or even unbanked. These individuals often find themselves on the fringes of the financial system, unable to access essential services such as loans, savings accounts, … Read more