Autonomous vehicles promise to have an enormous economic impact, even if significant uncertainties remain.
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MIT Technology Review's first mention of the World Wide Web was five years after it was first invented in 1989.
Engineers have built a powerful microscopic engine that relies on the combustion of hydrogen and oxygen. One problem: nobody knows how it works.
A low-cost microscope made from folded paper and a cheap lens could revolutionize education and health care in the developing world.
Edward Snowden appeared via secure video to motivate developers at SXSW.
Data is crucial to our lives, but it can be hard to make sense of. That's what makes these visualization tools potentially transformative.
Google's Android boss says a wearable SDK is coming. Here's hoping it will be more popular than Glass.
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