Startup company MC10 is commercializing stretchable silicon for smart surgical tools and wearable sensors. One of its first products will be a surgical tool that can quickly map and treat electrical problems in the heart.
A missile-targeting technology is adapted to process aerial photos into 3-D city maps sharper than Google Earth’s.
The technologist turned venture capitalist describes his approach to investing in technologies that can avert climate change.
Technology Review IT editor Erica Naone visits a Stop & Shop in Braintree, Massachusetts, to test Modiv Media’s new iPhone app. This lets consumers shop using a smart phone and serves up personalized offers when they do.
How we choose the “10 Emerging Technologies.”
Today’s electric cars and wind turbines rely on a few elements that are mined almost entirely in China. Demand for these materials may soon exceed supply. Will this be China’s next great economic advantage?
It may be ugly, but the Frankencamera’s design enables rapid development of new photographic techniques.
Bringing high-performance software to mobile devices
High-energy cells for cheaper electric cars
Our annual list of the 10 emerging technologies that we think will have the greatest impact.