Lyman Manzanares

Vertical to Lateral to Vertical Cooperation

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Co-ops of the near future could find themselves asking less what they can do for their members and more what their members—and potential members—can do for each other. This might include co-ops facilitating peer-to-peer lending and mutual credit systems among their members, for instance, or online forums and marketplaces that help members build ties and […]

End the Lockdowns

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“This oppressive and unprecedented response to this health crisis is wholly undemocratic and clearly motivated by greed. As though our human rights have not been violated enough, immoral and unconstitutional legislation is now pending in Congress that would force experimental vaccines on every Filipino−children included−while a few power-mad lawmakers appear to be seeking to guarantee […]

Securities in 8799

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“Securities” are shares, participation or interests in a corporation or in a commercial enterprise or profit-making venture and evidenced by a certificate, contract, instruments, whether written or electronic in character. It includes: (a) Shares of stocks, bonds, debentures, notes evidences of indebtedness, asset-backed securities;(b) Investment contracts, certificates of interest or participation in a profit sharing […]

Capital Sources in 9520

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Cooperatives registered under [the Cooperative] Code may derive their capital from any or all of the following sources: (1) Member’s share capital; (2) Loans and borrowings including deposits; (3) Revolving capital which consists of the deferred payment of patronage refunds, or interest on share capital; and (4) Subsidies, donations, legacies, grants, aids and such other […]

What is your future self begging you?

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“The one breakthrough for all leaders is constant never-ending improvement. And that means educating yourself and continuing to develop even greater emotional mastery because that’s what affects whether you execute or not.―Tim Robbins

In Math We Trust

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“Working on a BitMain S15 and this [IN MATH WE TRUST] caught my eye.” [Model Antminer S15 (28Th) from Bitmain mining 2 algorithms (SHA-256) with a maximum hashrate of 28Th/s for a power consumption of 1596W.]―Colin Sullivan, 16 December  2020

Life comes in primes

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“Prime numbers are what is left when you have taken all the patterns away. I think prime numbers are like life. They are very logical but you could never work out the rules, even if you spent all your time thinking about them.”―Mark Haddon

The future belongs to cats

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“The future of all retail is digital.”―Tobi Lukte, 8 December 2020

E-money and EMI

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E-money shall mean monetary value as represented by a claim on its issuer, that is –a. electronically stored in an instrument or device;b. issued against receipt of funds of an amount not lesser in value than the monetary value issued;c. accepted as a means of payment by persons or entities other than the issuer;d. withdrawable […]

The first lie!

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“Before you can lie to another, you must first lie to yourself.”―Naval, 13 December 2020