Vivek Pai's new method for storing Web content could make Internet access more affordable around the world.
Adam Cheyer is leading the design of powerful software that acts as a personal aide.
Stuart Parkin is using nanowires to create an ultradense memory chip.
George Whitesides has created a cheap, easy-to-use diagnostic test out of paper.
Michel Maharbiz's novel interfaces between machines and living systems could give rise to a new generation of cyborg devices.
Physicist Marin Soljacic is working toward a world of wireless electricity.
Krishna Palem thinks a little uncertainty in chips could extend battery life in mobile devices--and maybe the duration of Moore's Law, too.
Adobe's Kevin Lynch believes that computing applications will become more powerful when they take advantage of the browser and the desktop.
Combining massive quantities of data, insights into human psychology, and machine learning can help manage surprising events, says Eric Horvitz.
Jeff Lichtman hopes to elucidate brain development and disease with new technologies that illuminate the web of neural circuits.