Allow me to warm you up, my shirt said.


She’s in Saint Petersburg. You’re in Panama. You miss her and decide to go beyond romantic emojis. You hug her. Haptically speaking, that is. The wearable app capable of tracking the serial number of her smart fabric-based sweater makes her feel your intention, thousands of miles away and every single bit through the internet. She hugs you back. Now the tiny, microscopic sensors in...

Talent wars


What's happening these days is that ultra-specialized online platforms are giving guys in Malaysia, Brazil, Ukraine et al the chance to be detected with high-accuracy by high-tech startups on the other side of the world.