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Re: <nettime> crowd-funding on nettime
Keith Sanborn on Wed, 29 Aug 2012 17:13:20 +0200 (CEST)

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Re: <nettime> crowd-funding on nettime

But if you cd recapture that energy and invest in hamster wheels you cd satisfy the world's hunger for energy!

On Aug 28, 2012, at 1:39 PM, Morlock Elloi <morlockelloi {AT} yahoo.com> wrote:

> 2-4 minutes times 4,000 is 130-260 brain-hours, at average 10W/brain it comes to 1.3-2.6 KWh. Human energy source is more expensive than electricity, so this is likely $15-30 hard cash per moneyspam considering only energy costs. If you add maintenance, housing and lost brain cycles, it goes way up.
> It's just not green.
>> first, in my experience, nothing takes 5-10 secs, and even
>> if it does, there are always at least 24 instances of this
>> which makes it 2-4 mins, plus x. (i think that proposals

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