A new study says the population could hit 12 billion by 2100, though it doesn’t take into account the effects of climate change, food shortages, disease, or conflict.
If the medium is the message, then the ad for a Web design position at Duolingo says, “you are a visual thinker.”
Scott Klemmer’s software helps designers improve their Web pages by leveraging what’s already online.
Computerized headlights could eliminate glare from oncoming cars while improving visibility.
Because China relies so heavily on coal for power, electric vehicles aren’t necessarily an improvement over gasoline-powered cars.
Peter Thiel says he’s trying to get entrepreneurs to go after bigger problems than the ones Silicon Valley is chasing.
A FutureGen project in Illinois aimed at capturing carbon dioxide from a rebuilt coal power plant is threatened by a lawsuit and a deadline.
If you pay a “like farm” to generate likes for your Facebook pages, what do you get?
Tesla and Solar City say their vast manufacturing operations will make solar the cheapest source of electricity in the United States.
A DNA sequencer the size of a cell phone could change where, and how, gene research occurs.