Don Aitken

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BioRing wearable smart ring smashes funding goal

It’s not exactly Green Lantern’s ring, but the BioRing is a wellness tracker that is rugged enough to be waterproof and resistant to scratches while …

Wearable Tech

A bunch of great educational-ish iPad apps for kids

In this post about Minecraft yesterday, I wrote a footnote about educational-ish1 apps on my iPad:<p>On my iPad, I have a screen full of educational …


What a Donald Trump presidency might actually look like

E<i>ditor's note:</i> <i>Back in February, Times political writers assessed how Donald Trump might govern if he was elected President. Here's what they had to say:</i><p>President Trump.<p>A lot of people have trouble putting those two words together.<p>"I don't even want to get into that. ... God," said John H. Sununu, …

Chris Urmson: How a driverless car sees the road

Beware, fellow plutocrats, the pitchforks are coming | Nick Hanauer

Megan Washington: Why I live in mortal dread of public speaking

I am the son of a terrorist. Here's how I chose peace | Zak Ebrahim

Comics that ask "what if?" | Randall Munroe

Why good leaders make you feel safe | Simon Sinek

Awesome dad turns son into superhero using amazing special effects

This is what happens when your dad works for Dreamworks. The Creators Project recently featured Dreamworks animator Daniel Hashimoto, who turned his …

Iron Man

The 20 most popular TED Talks, as of December 2013

UPDATED: To see all these talks at one click, check out our updated Playlist: The 20 Most Popular Talks of All Time.<p>As 2013 draws to a close, TED is …

My stroke of insight | Jill Bolte Taylor

The puzzle of motivation | Dan Pink

Stanley McChrystal: Listen, learn ... then lead

The happy secret to better work | Shawn Achor

Sergey Brin: Why Google Glass?