The Bits/Atoms exchange rate has never been so good.

[reading time: two minutes] You have probably heard it in the “tech side of the news”: researchers have managed to produce the world’s smallest magnet and demonstrated that it’s possible to use that specific magnet—an individual atom—to store a single bit of data. The Bits/Atoms exchange rate has never been so good. This result, stemming … More The Bits/Atoms exchange rate has never been so good.

How Ashton Kutcher is building tech to fight child sex traffickers

In 2009, the Iowan actor founded a non-profit organization dedicated to fighting human trafficking and child sexual exploitation, the NGO changed its name to Thorn in 2012. In 2012, the International Labor Organization estimated that there were roughly 21 million human trafficking victims worldwide, of which about 5 million were being sexually exploited. According to … More How Ashton Kutcher is building tech to fight child sex traffickers

Command the skies with the world’s smallest camera drone… at an equally tiny price

It’s just over an inch-and-a-half across, less than an inch high, and weighs less than half an ounce. Yet despite its diminutive package, the SKEYE Nano 2 FPV Drone sports a list of credentials that put many larger models to shame. Right now, you can pick up the world’s smallest camera drone for under $100 … More Command the skies with the world’s smallest camera drone… at an equally tiny price

YouTube is testing in-app messaging to take on Facebook

YouTube might be getting a lot more social and conversational in the near future. The Google-owned video platform is currently testing a new in-app messaging feature on iOS and Android that will allow users to exchange clips, texts and links without ever having to leave the app. But there’s one catch: The functionality is solely available … More YouTube is testing in-app messaging to take on Facebook

3 tips from a Google pioneer

Chade-Meng “Meng” Tan is a Google pioneer, award-winning engineer, and best-selling author. Meng was Google employee number 107 and led the creation of a groundbreaking mindfulness-based emotional intelligence course for employees called Search Inside Yourself, which regularly had a waitlist of six months. Meng’s work has been endorsed by President Carter, Eric Schmidt of Google, and … More 3 tips from a Google pioneer