The new White House approach could help Cubans gain access to the Internet—but the question is whether the regime will play ball.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
The way the Land of the Rising Sun built and lost its dominance in photovoltaics shows just how vulnerable renewables remain to changing politics and national policies.
A group of journalists and researchers wade into ugly corners of the Internet to expose racists, creeps, and hypocrites. Have they gone too far?
Online education offers one effective way to close the skills gap.
A variety of new digital filters will make a photograph look vintage. The inauthenticity of the effect is irrelevant: it’s enough to evoke an audience’s sense of the past.
A prototype app called Contax analyzes communication patterns to figure out who matters to you most.
Nations agree to start drafting climate action plans, which could encourage greater investment in clean energy.
Equipment for making microchips has led to solar cells that are twice as efficient as conventional ones.