Microsoft researchers show that batteries that can be more actively managed by software might make our devices last longer.
The community that built the largest encyclopedia in history is shrinking, even as more people and Internet services depend on it than ever. Can it be revived, or is this the end of the Web’s idealistic era?
Can India modernize its manufacturing economy and supply electricity to its growing population without relying heavily on coal—and quite possibly destroying the global climate?
Three year-old MIT institute focuses on innovation for the developing world.
Apple Pay may not have lived up to the hype created by CEO Tim Cook yet, but give it time.
SolarCity’s massive new manufacturing plant in Buffalo, New York, reflects a booming demand for solar power. Is it sustainable?
A robotics pioneer warns that technologists must consider how advances in machine intelligence will eradicate jobs.
Google and Facebook are lobbying to alter international law to make it easier to provide universal Internet access.
A promising battery startup has run into problems commercializing its novel technology.
Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That’s the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.