Cryptocurrencies are getting smashed, and those involved in their mining are feeling the pinch. I suppose a lot of people must have bought mining equipment from Bitmain in the last few months, hoping for a quick profit. One machine that was heavily … [Continue reading] about What should a Bitmain L3+ Litecoin miner cost?
My thirteen year-old son is just finishing middle school and it's time to think about high school. There are three choices in the School District, or four if you count home-schooling. Clover Park High School is the default school for where we … [Continue reading] about Choosing a high school: does it really matter?
Presidential assassinations are rare events. Since 1789, when George Washington became president, only four US presidents have been assassinated. Abraham Lincoln in 1865, James Garfield in 1881, William McKinley in 1901 and John F Kennedy in 1963. … [Continue reading] about Will Donald Trump die for his country?
Silver is a dreadful investment. The price moves within a tight range, and whenever you think it's going to breakout to the upside, the price gets smashed. It works the other way. The moment it starts falling into the abyss, it gets magically … [Continue reading] about Silver: Is it a breakout or a breakdown?
I want to do a retrospective summary of the relative prices of Bitcoin, silver and gold in 2018. I know it's a small period of time, but it represents the post-bubble phase of cryptocurrencies. I think it is important to compare the three assets, … [Continue reading] about Bitcoin, Silver, and Gold in Q1 2018