From the editor in chief
Researchers from Bell Labs are taking company ideas and using them to start new businesses, some of which could threaten Lucent's established product lines. So what's the company doing about it? Supporting them every step of the way.
Revisionist history says RCA, but in truth it was a Mormon farm boy named Farnsworth. His struggles presaged the battle between Bill Gates and Netscape.
Robo Sapiens: Evolution of a New Species
The Leap: A Memoir of Love and Madness in the Internet Gold Rush
Drug development cannot thrive without them, argues the CEO of Human Genome Sciences
We rank the top U.S. universities in their quest for intellectual property, commercial partners and profits.
In the 1990s U.S. companies cut costs, jettisoned marginal efforts, bolstered internal cooperation and formed strategic alliances. Hold on to your hats - universities are set to do the same.