A material described in Nature could help lead the way to high-efficiency, inexpensive solar cells.
An Icelandic company figures out how to make methanol from waste carbon dioxide, but the economics may not work without a nearby volcano.
Pebble unveils developer tools that allow for motion- and gesture-tracking apps for its smart watch.
A startup is trying to demonstrate that carbon dioxide can be used to make clean geothermal power economical and far more widespread.
Twitter may make major interface changes to address the growing need to make money.
Hard-drive maker HGST has tamed the manufacturing challenges to bringing high-capacity, energy-efficient helium-filled drives to market.
Smartphone makers’ custom software is responsible for a slew of Android security issues, researchers at North Carolina State University say.
A 3-D gesture-recognition chip could make it a lot easier to use smart watches and head-mounted computers.
Facing a declining market for e-readers, E Ink’s new R&D facility is trying out some different ideas.
By making silicon wafers cheaper, 1366 hopes to ride the next boom in solar power.