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Technical Curiosity | Scottish Business | Passion for Edinburgh and Scotland
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Three colours of ball, R, G, B. Any pair-wise collision changes two different colours to the same (third) colour. You start with 13 red, 15 green and 17 blue balls.

Does a sequence of collisions exist such that all of the balls end up being the same colour?

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Three colours of ball R, G, B. Collisions change two different colours to the third colour.

Can 13R 15G 17B > 1 colour?

#riddle #puzzle

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The Professor''s Balls
There exists in the professor's mind a remarkable billiards game. It consists of any number of balls, but only three colours: red, green and blue.  There's one player.  Each round the player chooses a ball and takes a shot.  If two balls collide and they're...

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Decentralised Currency and the Zero Trust Economy
In the last section I raised the point that having to trust someone when transacting over the internet is inherently bad .  This section talks about starting to remove the need for trust from the system. The first trust layer to unpick is with the currency ...

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Smart IPOs - Decentralising the Corporation
Previous section:  Decentralizing Exchanges - Zero Trust Money Changing THE SMART IPO To date, Initial Public Offerings have been an expensive affair. They involve trust through regulation and control, and a great number of middlemen. Even in stock-markets ...

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Decentralizing Exchanges - Zero Trust Money Changing
The previous section talked about decentralized currency .  This section covers the next logical step: decentralizing the places needed to exchange that currency. The work on decentralized exchanges is already underway and shows promise. Once in place it wi...

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Peer-Reviewers Wanted
Hi Everyone, I have a new riddle ready to go.  Before I posted it up I wanted to test it against some of the finest minds on the internet - readers of hardestriddle.com. If you'd like and early sight of the riddle and if you'd like to be one of the peer rev...

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Why we should cut #Facebook some slack over #fakenews, and hold #Google more to account

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/lies-damn-google-results-scott-maxwell

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And #zokodog's second :-)

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Introducing #ZokoDog, my son :-)

This is Rannoch's online brand that he's been developing for YouTube.

First up, a vid about a few laggy #minecraft servers. Go grass-roots gorilla fan action!
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