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
New Way to Control Heat in 2D Materials
Slipping a few lithium ions between layers of 2D materials changes how they conduct heat
Inside the Development of Light, the Tiny Digital Camera That Outperforms DSLRs
The creator of the new Light digital camera explains how he made it work
The Ever-Evolving Field of Electrical Engineering
What’s the single constant? Love of a challenge
Otto's Robotruck Hauls Budweiser While the Driver Twiddles His Thumbs in the Back
The 200-kilometer trip raises the question: when will drinking while being driven be legal?
ZCash Will Be a Truly Anonymous Blockchain-Based Currency
Set to launch Friday, ZCash is built to do what Bitcoin can't—provide privacy
Which Path to IoT Security? Government Regulation, Third-Party Verification, or Market Forces
The security flaws within the Internet of Things must be fixed, or denial-of-service attacks will only worsen
You Can't Stop Robots With Furniture Barricades Anymore
This Georgia Tech robot is smart enough to shove furniture out of the way to get where it wants to go
Pixeldelic Illuminates Silicon Valley Fashion Week
Fashion designers embrace the LED
Cypher: The Deep-Learning Software That Will Help Siri, Alexa, and Cortana Hear You
This startup pivoted from cleaning up calls to helping machines discern speech
Social Media’s Dial-Up Ancestor: The Bulletin Board System
The history of the BBS shows that pre-Internet social media was pretty great
New Record for Nanowire-Based Solar Cells Achieved
Previous record is nudged just slightly, but much higher conversion efficiencies should be achieved soon