Names of Large Numbers

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I’ve been wasting time on this free AI-powered game called Paperclip for a few days now. Got to the end a couple of times and extremely satisfied when seeing the numbers quickly pilling up. But what’s really blown my mind was how large the number grows. It quickly passes thousand, million, billion, trillion, fast forward to a point where the names […]

What’s in a Boarding Pass Barcode?

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Next time when you are throwing away a used boarding pass with a barcode on it, please consider tossing it into a shredder instead. Why? Two-dimensional barcodes and QR codes can hold a great deal of information, and the codes printed on airline boarding passes may allow someone to discover more about you, your future travel plans, and your frequent […]