The award-winning battery pioneer talks about the future of energy storage and the path to scaling low-cost, nontoxic batteries.
An experimental interface from Microsoft turns any wall into an interactive surface.
New method for making silicon wafers enables 1366 Technologies to survive and expand.
Instead of being programmed, a robot uses brain-inspired algorithms to “imagine” doing tasks before trying them in the real world.
The latest solution for congested cities is an electric, autonomous tricycle for adults.
Network scientists have discovered how social networks can create the illusion that something is common when it is actually rare.
A roundup of interesting stories on robotics and artificial intelligence from other sites, collected by Will Knight, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for AI.
The Singularity Summit approaches this weekend in New York. But the Microsoft cofounder and a colleague say the singularity itself is a long way off.
A rapid increase in our knowledge of alien worlds has dramatically changed the way scientists are interpreting the famous Drake equation.
Tiny robots that work together like ants could lead to a new way to manufacture complex structures and electronics.