A novel technique could expand the reach of telecommunications technology.
Upcoming decisions by the Wi-Fi Alliance could make securing a wireless home network easier.
A new way to integrate electronics into fiber-optic cables promises faster and cheaper communication.
A new Sun initiative aims to make the programming of sensor networks easy – ushering in an era of widespread adoption.
A simple new method could allow students to build complex molecule-scale structures – and lead to advanced nanoelectronics.
Intel is exploring different materials for computer chips.
By teaching silicon new tricks, John Rogers is reinventing the way we use electronics.
By fine-tuning its software and hardware, IBM has boosted the speed of a supercomputer by nearly 600 percent.
Tiny robots can operate on single cells and assemble microelectronics -- and could lead to cheap nanoscale manufacturing.
A new method of patterning nanotubes could lead to flexible, flat-screen displays with many of the advantages of bulky CRTs.