A 23-year-old NYU Poly student on hiatus has built a chip that can “mine” Bitcoins (digital currency) 50 times faster than most current “mining” technology. The Verge writes, “Given the current Bitcoin market, where prices change everyday, the Bitcoin Foundation estimates that one of Guo’s new chips will initially net buyers anywhere between $200 to $300 in Bitcoins per day.” [Source: The Verge]