Digital mapping is an invaluable tool--but it's partly rooted in Cold War schemes for mutual annihilation.
Can technology raise society's IQ?
The founder of cybernetics is largely forgotten. That's a pity.
Michael Crichton's new novel fingers the wrong villains in global warming.
Alan Greenspan avoided the mistakes of his Federal Reserve predecessor.
A collection of research papers touts the promise of neuroeconomics.
The Arctic refuge may soon be in the hands of Big Oil. Will it drill clean?
The founder of Red Herring and AlwaysOn traveled to the World Economic Forum annual meeting and reported back to Technology Review's editor, Jason Pontin.
The Polar Express was a remarkable advance in digital animation. Why didn't audiences respond?
Today's password schemes are unworkable and offer little security for users.