big ideas

MIT media lab does cool stuff. 

“For more than 30 years, MIT has been recruiting people with crazy ideas to work in their Media Lab, where life-changing inventions are created. 60 Minutes got a peek at what they’re working on now.” | learn more

on the blockchain

Messari deck about token-curated registries. 

CEO Ryan Selkis (aka TwoBitIdiot) presented from these slides this week to explain what Messari is up to. “The token-curated registry is a new application for incentivizing the creation and maintenance of high quality decentralized lists.” | learn more

oh, chicago

22 new patio and rooftops. 

We Chicagoans love to eat and drink outdoors. Thanks to the Chicago Tribune for making a list of the newest places to do so this summer. | learn more