A weekly roundup of the best and most important reads on the Web, compiled by MIT Technology Review energy editor Richard Martin.
Wladimir Palant, Adblock Plus, and the (profitable) war against unacceptable ads.
We’re in the midst of a jobs crisis, and rapid advances in AI and other technologies may be one culprit. How can we get better at sharing the wealth that technology creates?
A biotech company believes it can create the first effective T-cell vaccines. If it is right, it would redefine infectious medicine.
Entrepreneurs argue that reactor technology innovation is limited by regulatory barriers.
Take some of the stress out of holiday shopping with our guide to some of the coolest tech gifts you can buy (even if you’re feeling cheap).
Startup Light says its L16 will replace a fancy camera and lenses for a third the cost and fit easily into your bag, too.
New funding methods claim to democratize investment in innovation, but important technologies still struggle.
The idea that particular individuals drive history has long been discredited. Yet it persists in the tech industry, obscuring some of the fundamental factors in innovation.