2021-11-16 - International Data Corp.

IDC Provides Top 10 Predictions for the Future of Innovation

IDC's top 10 predictions for the future of digital innovation address topics related to shifting business requirements and enabling more…

2021-02-02 - Mary E. Shacklett

AI-Powered Prosthetic Hands Enable Unlimited Movement

AI and ML are enabling prosthetic hands that better match each user’s muscle control patterns for an unlimited number of…

2021-01-07 - Gary Hilson

Blue-glowing Quantum Dots for Use in Next-Gen LEDs

Researchers develop quantum dots that could lead to brighter, sharper TV screens...

2021-01-05 - Don Scansen

Tech Trends to Watch in 2021

The trajectory of the pandemic in 2021 may or not influence technology trends. Even so, I think a few trends…

2020-12-10 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Photon-based Computer Archived Quantum Supremacy

A team of researchers in China claims to build a quantum computer prototype in which up to 76 photons were…

2020-11-26 - John Walko

Wearable Facial Sensors Help ALS Patients Communicate

Researchers at MIT have developed thin, wearable, piezoelectric sensors that can reliably decode facial strains and predict facial kinematics...

2020-07-07 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Six-Junction III–V Solar Cell Breaks Record for Efficiency

The solar cell, designed at NREL, gets close to a 50% conversion rate, by far surpassing silicon-based solar cells...

2020-06-04 - George Leopold

Can the SpaceX Falcon 9 launch Save 2020?

1968 and 2020: Similarities include the glimmer of hope provided by the rocket launch amid war, social unrest, racial injustice…

2020-05-29 - Junko Yoshida

What Today’s Engineers Need to Know

What does today’s engineer need to know? Daniel Cooley, Silicon Labs' chief strategy officer, went straight to four big industry-wide…

2020-04-07 - Alissa M. Fitzgerald, Farzad Khademolhosseini

MEMS Tech to Combat the Coronavirus

The race against time to fight the Covid-19 pandemic has motivated a global flurry of activity and collaboration by technology…

2020-04-01 - Giovanni Di Maria

Covid-19: Designs for Low-Cost Ventilators

Designers from all over the world are working to design and build special low-cost ventilators in no time to fight…

2020-03-30 - Ann R. Thryft

How Secure is U.S. Election Technology?

U.S. election infrastructure remains unsecured mere months before the next presidential election.