Mastercard partners with Polygon to launch Web3 musician accelerator program

Global payments giant Mastercard is ramping up its exposure blockchain tech yet again, after announcing a Polygon-based accelerator program to help musicians build their careers via Web3. The firm announced the “Mastercard Artist Accelerator” program via a Jan. 7 blog post, outlining that from this spring, it will connect five emerging musicians from across the […]

Chinese Researchers Claim Success in Breaking RSA Encryption With Quantum Computer, Experts Debate Veracity of Discovery – Bitcoin News

According to reports circulating on the web, 24 Chinese researchers have reportedly succeeded in breaking RSA encryption using a quantum computer. This would be a significant achievement, as RSA encryption is widely used in current security practices. However, a number of experts, computer scientists, and cryptographers do not believe the researchers have made a significant […]

Zizek's Symptom and Working Class Politics

Dr. Thomas Jones joins Douglas Lain for a conversation about his essay for Sublation Magazine entitled “On the Dictatorship of the Proletariat.” Jones has worked as a software engineer in both industry and academia. He has been a socialist activist for the better part of a decade, starting his journey towards socialism at occupy wall […]

Why Was Roman Concrete So Durable? Scientists Say It Could Heal Itself

Materials scientists have been working with archaeologists and historians for many years, attempting to unlock the fascinating secrets of Roman Empire concrete-making technologies and techniques, which allowed the Romans to construct some of the most enduring monuments the world has ever seen. In a new study published in Science Advances , researchers from the Massachusetts […]

Praying Is a Form of Sacrifice | Biblical Series: Exodus

Jordan and the roundtable discuss chapters eighteen through twenty: Moses acts as a judge for his people, he reconciles with his family (especially his father-in-law Jethro), Jethro instructs Moses to see God as the true judge, and Moses teaches a select few the laws to allow them to rule over the people. Additionally, they review […]

Dan Crenshaw Facing Major Backlash for Attacking Republicans | ROUNDTABLE | Rubin Report

Dave Rubin of “The Rubin Report” talks to Karol Markowicz, John Cardillo, and Buck Sexton about Dan Crenshaw facing backlash for his divisive comments condemning Republicans who refuse to vote for Kevin McCarthy. ———- Watch Dave’s FULL ROUNDTABLE here: WATCH the MEMBER-EXCLUSIVE segment of the show here: ———- The Rubin Report Roundtable is a […]