With catalysts created by an MIT chemist, sunlight can turn water into hydrogen. If the process can scale up, it could make solar power a dominant source of energy.
An Indian startup thinks that the right software can make cheap phones a financial lifeline to hundreds of millions.
Austan Goolsbee is a new breed of economic advisor for a new kind of presidential candidate.
We profile some of the most innovative ideas of the Social Web.
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The social network's technology manages a vast and rapidly expanding web of connections for its millions of users.
Video is clogging the Internet. How we choose to unclog it will have far-reaching implications.
The Web is returning to its social roots. But is it getting ahead of itself once again?
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The philanthropic effort dubbed the $100 Laptop has not met its grand initial goals. But its first deployment, in Peru, may turn skeptics into believers.