IBM Stores Data in Just 12 Atoms


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

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Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit


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