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
Deploy Simulation Apps Across a Larger Team
Build a custom application based on your mathematical models and let your colleagues and customers benefit from your expertise
Protecting GPS From Spoofers Is Critical to the Future of Navigation
GPS is vulnerable to spoofing attacks. Here’s how we can defend these important navigation signals
Video Friday: Artificial Evolution, Legged Machines, and Delivery Robots in Silicon Valley
Your weekly selection of awesome robot videos
Robot Arms, a Radar Antenna, and a Stick-On Docking System: Finally, My Jetpack Has Arrived
Though it never flew, this 1969 astronaut prototype influenced later NASA models
Cybersecurity Startup: If the DNC Had Our Security Tech, It Could Have Bricked Those Files
Silicon Valley’s ThinAir Labs aims to bring fraud detection tools from the credit card industry onto your computer
Winograd Schema Challenge Results: AI Common Sense Still a Problem, for Now
A Turing test alternative, the Winograd Schema Challenge aims to determine how well AI handles commonsense reasoning
How to Run a Successful Mobile Crowdsourcing Project
App developers must respect the quirks of smartphone culture when crowdsourcing
New Material Offers a Revolutionary Approach to Power Electronics
Two insulators become an amazing conductor when joined, promising efficient power electronics
Fending Off The Tyranny of Tools
“Distracting Ourselves to Death” isn’t just a metaphor anymore
Temporary Tattoo Keeps Tabs On Alcohol Intake
The device gives a discreet, disposable way to measure the alcohol level in your body
The Manager’s Guide to Multiphysics Simulation
Multiphysics simulation reduces risk and shortens product development time