In This Issue: 35 Innovators Under 35
Our 14th annual celebration of people who are driving the next generation of technological breakthroughs.
These people are inventing the devices and technologies that will redefine how we live and work.
By applying technology in novel ways, they are improving lives and expanding opportunities.
The frontiers of science provide ample space to explore innovation. Meet nine of the pioneers.
In This Issue: Features
A Chinese Internet Giant Starts to Dream
Baidu is a fixture of online life in China, but it wants to become a global power. Can one of the world’s leading artificial intelligence researchers help it challenge Silicon Valley’s biggest companies?
Spotting Cancer in a Vial of Blood
He watched his brother die from a cancer no drug could cure. Now one of the world’s most renowned cancer researchers says it’s time for Plan B.
PARC’s technique of mincing chips into printer ink could revolutionize the way electronics are made.
In This Issue: Reviews
The History Inside Us
Improvements in DNA analysis are helping us rewrite the past and better grasp what it means to be human.
Love of Labor
Automation makes things easier, whether it’s on the factory floor or online. Is it also eroding too many of the valuable skills that define us as people?
In Praise of Efficient Price Gouging
Uber’s most important innovation is the way it prices its services. But that innovation has not been unreservedly welcomed by customers. They’re wrong.