A new kind of low-cost, high efficiency solar cell emerges thanks to crystals known as perovskites.
A startup called Algorithmia wants to connect underused algorithms with those who want to make sense of data.
A powerful new way to generate electricity could eventually make electric cars and electronic gadgets run longer.
Batteries for smart watches and other wearables never last long. A new microchip design could change that.
Improving technology is making electrolysis a viable way to store excess energy from renewable sources.
A new kind of accelerometer could bring sophisticated motion sensing to even cheap mobile phones.
The complexity of the Internet is overwhelming some older routers, but these systems can easily be upgraded.
The NSA’s deputy director at the time of the Snowden leaks argues that it makes sense for the agency to simultaneously aim to compromise and improve online security.
To complement our list of young innovators, here are several who have been at it for decades.
Baidu is a fixture of online life in China, but it wants to become a global power. Can one of the world’s leading artificial intelligence researchers help it challenge Silicon Valley’s biggest companies?