The economics of combating climate change may depend on an underfunded technology.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Dropbox’s new photo app, Carousel, is smartly designed, but that won’t ensure success.
Because China relies so heavily on coal for power, electric vehicles aren’t necessarily an improvement over gasoline-powered cars.
Author Sarah Lewis discusses some counterintuitive pathways to breakthroughs.
A U.N. climate report says we’ll overshoot greenhouse gas targets, and will need new technologies to make up for it.
Tesla’s audacious plan to build a giant battery factory may mostly be a clever negotiating tactic.
The energy-efficient power networks of the future will require entirely new ways of forecasting demand on the scale of individual households. That won't be easy.
Conductr wants to help developers make apps that will spread out across multiple devices, taking advantage of all your display real estate.
It’s only a matter of time before more cyberweapons emerge, says the founder of the Moscow-based computer security firm Kaspersky.