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COUTRESY: ALEX WILHELM - The power station in Tattendorf, Austria, in 1925 when it went electric. In 2014 Alex Wilhelm and his father devoted 20 percent of the power to mining bitcoin, as a hedge against the price of electricity.
January 13, 2017

Current to currency: Bitcoin can store electricity

by Joseph Gallivan
Local man turned electricity into cryptocash from 10,000 miles away.
PAMPLINE MEDIA GROUP - TechTonic - December 2016
December 08, 2016

Olde England, new technology

by Joseph Gallivan
A first trip back to the old country in eight years reveals ticket machines have replaced humans for everything from movies, trains and ordering food, but history is still being served up on a platter. Portland is way behind.
COURTESY: BRIAN LIBBY - The Alvin T. Smith House is Forst Groves oldest building, dating to 1854.
December 05, 2016

A roadmap for re-affirming our values

by Brian Libby
Some of the Endangered Places are particularly beautiful. The Alvin T. Smith House in Forest Grove, for example, is the city's oldest and dates to 1854: a blend of Classical Greek Revival style with the practicality of an old farmhouse. The Concord…
December 04, 2016

Contracting with the government

by Hulse
At the close of 2016, the COBID team will have participated in more than 100 outreach events. Without fail, the main question we hear from attendees is, 'Why should I get certified?'

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