Over 99 percent of computers are inconspicuous: embedded in objects from toys to cars. Open-source software dukes it out with proprietary offerings to provide their operating system.
Mobile telephony was once considered a niche market.
Drugs of the near future will be microdevices that search out and destroy germs without the side effects of conventional therapies.
Someone's managed to patent a crustless PB&J, and it ain't Mom.
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Michael Schrage reviews Lifting the Fog of War by Bill Owens and Friendly Fire by Scott A. Snook.
The semiconductor pioneer and cofounder of Intel discusses his law, aliens, the environment and his new foundation to fund far-out research.