A home science experiment that probed billions of Internet devices reveals that thousands of industrial and business systems offer remote access to anyone.
New research shows how arrays of tiny electronic devices can achieve human-skin-like sensitivity to mechanical force.
Converting methane to an alternative fuel using energy from the sun could reduce carbon-dioxide emissions.
Electromagnetic interference can turn a plain LCD into a touch screen on the cheap.
A lack of accessible design tools is holding back 3-D printing.
The impending Supreme Court ruling on gene patents is creating uncertainty in the molecular diagnostics sector.
New platforms for fact-checking and reputation scoring aim to better channel social media’s power in the wake of a disaster.
A former Yahoo search engineer raises funds to bring sophisticated data mining and modeling to the business world.
MIT Technology Review identifies the 10 most important technology milestones of the past year.