For more on the Detroit Auto Show, see Show Recap: Detroit Goes Electro-tastic!
Top 10 Tech Cars of 2009
Electric-drive cars take second place to sheer survival
How Green Is My Plug-In?
The carbon impact of the millions of electric vehicles soon to hit the road will depend on the grids that supply them
Show Recap: Detroit Goes Electro-tastic!
Slammed by the economic crisis, most carmakers showed hybrid or electric vehicles
Slideshow: Robots Gone Wild
Creatures from across the animal kingdom offer design principles to make robots more useful, engaging, and lifelike
Letters to the Editor: Responses to “Unclean at Any Speed”
IEEE members weigh in on EVs and the importance of transportation electrification
Ozzie Zehner Responds to His Critics
Expensive green technologies aren’t as clean as they seem
How Smart Can You and Your Local Electricity Grid Get?
Xcel Energy's small-town test of smart-distribution and home-monitoring technology may set the stage for much bigger things.
A Rock Show Gets the LED Out
Stadium acts like Nine Inch Nails and Radiohead are trading pyrotechnics and JumboTrons for LEDs and software
Cooling the Hottest Rooms
A creative renovation of Stanford University's data centers saves money and energy
Tesla Divorces Mobileye, or Vice-Versa
Tesla says it will develop its next-gen self-driving software in-house
Promise of Nanowires in Optoelectronics Realized By Getting Them Connected
Researchers fabricate a photovoltaic device with hundreds of organic nanowires connected to nanoelectrodes
Amazon to Test Delivery Drone Autonomy in the U.K.
It's not working yet in the United States, so why not move autonomous delivery to the U.K. and hope for better luck?
Goodbye, VCR, You Served Us Well
That still-working but dusty VCR you have on a shelf somewhere? It’s now officially irreplaceable
Revisiting the VCR’s Origins
JVC and Sony transformed the video recording technology pioneered by Ampex into a major industry
Robotic Onesie Assists Babies at Risk for Cerebral Palsy
A motorized skateboard plus a machine-learning algorithm help infants explore the world and form valuable brain connections
The Future of Robotic Surgery: Snake-Like Bots That Glide Into Orifices
But don't expect these robots to steer themselves through the body any time soon
Interactive: The Top Programming Languages 2016
Find the programming languages that are most important to you
The 2016 Top Programming Languages
C is No. 1, but big data is still the big winner
Top Programming Languages Trends: The Rise of Big Data
Languages like Go, Julia, R, Scala, and even Python are riding the number-crunching wave
Single-Actuator Wave Robot Zips Around With High Speed Wiggles
This could be the first robot ever to do the worm