People are talking about Web3. Is it the Internet of the future or just a buzzword? : NPR

In the Web3 vision of the internet’s future, tech giants like Facebook and Google aren’t as critical. The internet instead is a peer-to-peer experience built on what’s known as the blockchain.

Fonte: People are talking about Web3. Is it the Internet of the future or just a buzzword? : NPR

Roadside Waterfall

Perkins Designs

This roadside waterfall was photographed following substantial rainfall. It’s located in the Tremont section of the Smoky Mountains of Tennesse, only 20-feet from the gravel road, and feeds into Middle Prong Little River. A variety of fine prints are available in my gallery as home decor and/or gifts.

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Rittenhouse vs. Biden, the next thriller 


(My new American Thinker post)

Back in August 2020, then-candidate JoeBidencomparedKyleRittenhouseto a “white supremacist.” Why? Does Mr.Bidenknow Kyle personally? The answer is no, but that’s what many did in the summer of peaceful protests.

On Friday, KyleRittenhousewas found not guilty, and PresidentBidencould not control himselfagain. On the one hand, he said that we should respect the jury’s decision,but then heexpressed anger and concernover the verdict.

First, why is the president of the U.S. getting involved in a trial? Yes, it received national attention, but why does the president have to say something about everything?

Second, what impact will all of this have on people who may get violent? Won’t they conclude that the trial was rigged because the president and others are concerned about it?

Third, concernedabout what? What specificallyis he concerned about? Shouldn’t he explain that to the nation? I would like to…

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11.21.2021 Mount Norwottuck from Mount Pollux at Dawn

Stephen Gingold Nature Photography Blog

Just before the sun crested the eastern horizon, you can see just a hint of it at the top of Norwottuck, I liked the soft inviting light cast down from above. It was chilly as I mentioned yesterday but with just a slight breeze more comfortable than I expected. Maybe it was just my enthusiasm.

One never can be quite certain what the sky will do.  When I left home I saw the puffy clouds across the sky and a gap in the east so really thought the bottoms of the clouds would light up majestically. This was about as intense as it got.  But I am pleased with the effect and explosive sunrises aren’t the only thing.

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Biden wants Europe to spend more on US arms for defense ‘autonomy’ — RT USA News

NATO members in Europe should “absolutely” become more autonomous from the US, meaning they should spend more on military and buy American weapons systems, a senior State Department official has said.

Fonte: Biden wants Europe to spend more on US arms for defense ‘autonomy’ — RT USA News