IBM Stores Data in Just 12 Atoms

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IBM researchers claim to have made the smallest magnetic memory bit. To store 1 bit of data with normal hard drives, it takes 60,000,000 atoms. IBM’s discovery can store a bit of data in just 12 atoms, opening the door for technology on a nanoscopic level. Read the full article at BBC.co.uk

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Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).