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Aviation pavilion at museum of flight.
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That is huge..It looked big and hmm  it needs to be BIG to put all those planes underneath. Congrats...

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In the next 10 years, the world's population will grow to 8 billion people of which the majority will be in developing regions. Traditional universities will not be able to keep up with this demand and employers will struggle to find the best talent. With a predicted 5 billion people online by 2025, online education could be the answer to giving billions of people access to affordable, lifelong learning. This session will highlight a new approach...
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Cool stuff, Online is a great addition to enhance ones education. 
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Just saw this for the first time today!
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Quick update on Chrome Physical Web project (Bluetooth low power location beacons).
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Run! The light is changing in 5 minutes.
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Good location for a Nike store (or two).
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Metro accepting ads for cheating on your college application - nice!
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I must have written an essay to get into college, I certainty didn't pay, looks like many pay out  http://www.yelp.com/search?find_desc=Sat+Prep+Classes&find_loc=Palo+Alto%2C+CA#find_desc=College+Essay+classes  
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So it looks like Intel is developing Bitcoin mining chips! Presumably an exploratory R&D effort, but still, wow.

"Intel factories, the documents suggested, were responsible for at least two generations of 21 bitcoin mining chips, a 0.57 w/GH 22nm FinFET chip (codenamed CyrusOne) and a 0.22 w/GH 22nm chip (codenamed Brownfield).

Though Intel has so far kept its relationship with 21 quiet, the bitcoin startup took the opposite approach in its company overview, which included a screenshot of an email allegedly from Intel CEOBrian Krzanich. Dated 5th September, the email finds Krzanich informing Pauker and investor Marc Andreessen of his opinion on a proposal to distribute bitcoin mining chips in consumer electronic devices."


What is stealth startup 21 working on? Documents suggest a comprehensive plan to use mining and micropayments to expand the bitcoin network.
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How did I miss seeing this? Wonderful.
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All of his stuff is on http://worrydream.com/
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Great crowd at GDG Seattle - a fun event and a very engaged audience. Thanks, everyone!
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Seattle developer and entrepreneur.

I worked as a development manager at Microsoft from 1983 to 2002 working on Excel, Outlook, and SharePoint.
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Winner of Seattle's First Annual Spam Carving Contest
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