What is Stellar Lumens XLM?

Stellar Lumens (XLM): An open network for money Stellar is a digital currency platform that connects banks, payments systems, and people. It is not just a cryptocurrency, but a cross-border payment solution that connects financial institutions. Recently, Stellar was featured in the Coinbase Earn program, where new users get to earn free XLM by watching … Continue reading What is Stellar Lumens XLM?

Sears at Christmas in 2021

UPDATE: Since publishing, it's been announced that this store will close in March 2022. Two years ago, we checked in on two Sears stores around Christmas in 2019. We skipped last year but we are back at it this year. The difficulty, first, is to find a Sears store. As we have documented, there are … Continue reading Sears at Christmas in 2021

What is Decentraland & MANA?

Welcome to Decentraland: A virtual metaverse owned by its users I have to admit, when I first heard about Decentraland, I immediately thought of Dwight from the Office. In one episode, another character Jim is concerned about Dwight because he joined a website called "Second Life". Within Second Life, Dwight had created a whole other … Continue reading What is Decentraland & MANA?

Sears, Friendly Center, Greensboro, North Carolina.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbWGHP4t7PU A video with some footage of our April 2021 visit to Sears in Greensboro, NC. This piece is the second in our series from visiting various remaining open Sears locations across the United States. We started with Frederick, Maryland and now we go south. The Sears at the Friendly Center in Greensboro, North Carolina … Continue reading Sears, Friendly Center, Greensboro, North Carolina.

What is Rally Coin?: Crypto for Creative Communities

Each day it seems like there is a new cryptocurrency that is making headlines, sometimes it’s hard to distinguish legitimate projects from the next passing trend. When Rally came across my radar, it seemed to me like something that could actually stick. According to its website, “Rally is a platform for creators and their communities … Continue reading What is Rally Coin?: Crypto for Creative Communities

How Many Sears Stores Are Left?

This piece is a continuation on our series keeping tabs on classic retail chains as they, unfortunately, fade into the rearview. This list is solely for full-line Sears stores, Sears Grand, Sears Appliance & Mattress, and Sears Home Life stores. This list does not include the typically owner operated Sears Hometown Stores. As we noted … Continue reading How Many Sears Stores Are Left?

What is Evergrow Coin?: The First Hyper Deflationary Token

What is Evergrow crypto Coin? Evergrow (EGC) is just one of many cryptocurrencies that has been dubbed “the next Shiba Inu.” That is what initially caught my eye, because in reality, these “shit coins” are the best chance for average people to see huge gains. However after reading extensively about Evergrow, and spending half of … Continue reading What is Evergrow Coin?: The First Hyper Deflationary Token

The Case for Shiba Inu

I first heard about Shiba Inu this past spring just as “Dogecoin Fever” was beginning to cool off. My immediate feeling after reading about this new coin  nicknamed "Dogecoin Killer” was frustration, but I was mostly frustrated with myself. In the summer of 2018, I had purchased around $20 worth of DOGE, and had around … Continue reading The Case for Shiba Inu

Robinhood Support: How to Contact Robinhood If You Have a Problem

Robinhood Customer Support: Best Contact Methods at a Glance1. Website: Create a ticket at the following link: http://robinhood.com/support2. In-app: Select "Contact Us" in app, follow instructions. 3. Email: Send an email to: support@robinhood.com4. Twitter: Robinhood offers limited support at @AskRobinhood on Twitter. 5. Phone number: Robinhood, as of October 2021, now offers 24/7 phone support … Continue reading Robinhood Support: How to Contact Robinhood If You Have a Problem

How many Atlantic City casinos are left? A list of casinos in Atlantic City

Atlantic City, New Jersey, is an oceanside town on the Jersey shore known for its iconic boardwalk and, of course, gambling. But, in recent years, the 'Las Vegas of the East' has been characterized as having fallen on hard times. However, gambling and tourism is still a big moneymaker in this exciting beach town.2014 was … Continue reading How many Atlantic City casinos are left? A list of casinos in Atlantic City