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
Jet-Lag Sleep App is a Viable Way to Collect Big Data
Researchers prove sleep data collected from a mobile app is reliable
Israeli Startup’s Vision Device Can Help the Nearly-Blind Read and Recognize Faces
Independent study by ophthalmologists shows that the clip-on device dramatically improves ability to carry out daily life tasks
Video Friday: Snake Monster, Crash-Proof Drone, and Usain Bot
Your weekly selection of awesome robot videos
GM and Lyft Will Test Driverless Taxi Service
Lyft customers will be able to opt in or out of the robotaxi service
HoloFlex: A Flexible Smartphone with a Holographic Display
This prototype smartphone has a holographic lightfield displays glasses-free 3-D images, and a structure that bends for depth interaction
Single-Atom Sensor Offers New View of the Nanoscale
A so-called nitrogen-vacancy defect sensor provides superb image resolution of minute phenomena
Robot Roaches With Tiny Magnetic Winch Cooperate to Scale Steps
UC Berkeley's VelociRoACHes get magnetic grappling hooks to help them cooperatively climb over obstacles
Bell Labs Looks at Claude Shannon’s Legacy and the Future of Information Age
Tech luminaries celebrate one of the greatest electrical engineering heroes of all time
High-Tech Eavesdropping on the Ganges River Dolphin
Sonar signals hold clues that could save an endangered species
Do Police Body Cameras Really Work?
Sometimes police body cameras accomplish their intended purpose, but other times they backfire. And nobody knows why
Autonomous Robot Surgeon Bests Humans in World First
In a tricky surgical procedure on pigs, independent robotic surgery produced better outcomes