23 Feb '13, 6pm

Assorted links: 1. Ripple, or Bills of Exchange 2.0? And new Bitcoin paper (pdf). 2. The decline of Jewish de...

So, when a Republican president caused very notable air traffic delays, did anyone call it ‘political posturing’? After all, Reagan really showed how to disrupt an air traffic system, and for the good of the taxpayers, to boot – ‘This morning at 7 a.m. the union representing those who man America’s air traffic control facilities called a strike. This was the culmination of 7 months of negotiations between the Federal Aviation Administration and the union. At one point in these negotiations agreement was reached and signed by both sides, granting a $40 million increase in salaries and benefits. This is twice what other government employees can expect. It was granted in recognition of the difficulties inherent in the work these people perform. Now, however, the union demands are 17 times what had been agreed to — $681 million. This would impose a tax burden on their fellow c...

Full article: http://marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolution/2013/02/...

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How Does Google identify selling or buying link...

forums.seochat.com 25 Feb '13, 10am

Matt Cutts says: " Sponsor Links or Partner Links in various sites will be identified as selling or buying links". He also...

Hackaday Links: February 22, 2013

Hackaday Links: February 22, 2013

hackaday.com 22 Feb '13, 3pm

Yeah, it’s another home made Raspberry Pi case, but [Gabriel]‘s Mini Playstation 3.14 is the bee’s knees. The enclosure wa...

Ripple, the First True Bitcoin Competitor

privateinternetaccess.com 21 Feb '13, 12am

tl;dr Ripple (XRP) is a new decentralized Bitcoin-like currency that doesn’t require a blockchain or mining. The Ripple ne...

Get Links to Your Website That You Deserve, It’s Okay

Get Links to Your Website That You Deserve, It’...

seerinteractive.com 01 Mar '13, 8pm

Your company acquired a smaller company which has been rebranded under your company name. The acquired company’s logo and ...

What You Can Learn from Exploring Your Links Visually

What You Can Learn from Exploring Your Links Vi...

searchenginejournal.com 21 Feb '13, 4pm

Have you ever wanted to really see your link profile, beyond a list of links, without having to export them into Excel to ...

#Gourmet #Coffee ○ Assorted Coffee Sampler ○ Why not embark on a fresh roasted coffee tasting adventure?

#Gourmet #Coffee ○ Assorted Coffee Sampler ○ Wh...

coffeebeandirect.com 23 Feb '13, 9pm

Why not embark on a coffee tasting adventure? This delicious and aromatic assortment features ten of our most popular coff...