- Oct 24 20161 minute
Obama Says NASA Will Put A Human On Mars ‘By The 2030s.’ Can It?
JEFFREY KLUGER FEW THINGS MAKE A POST-1950S PRESIDENT APPEAR AS visionary as talking about going to Mars. At one point or another, almost all Presidents seem to do it. On Oct. 11, Obama joined the chorus, promising a public-private partnership to se
- Oct 31 20163 minutes
Apple’s Way-Open House
The company is teaming up with builders in a bid for smart homes | “The best place to start is at the beginning”
- Oct 31 20162 minutes
A New Leader In The Suborbital Space Race
Blue Origin’s string of successes means pressure for Virgin Galactic | “Make damn sure that we feel comfortable putting people on”
- Sep 26 20163 minutes
The Foxconn of the Auto Industry
Contract carmaker Magna wants to build the hardware for a self-driving future | We want to be able to say, “Look, this is where we think the transportation market is going”
- Sep 1 20151 minute
uBeam's Wireless Technology Aims To Kill The Power Cord
With ultrasonic waves, the newest innovation in powering up charges ahead.
- Jul 1 20152 minutes
This Company Is Bringing Customers Savings By Being The Costco Of Small Businesses
Jet is out to reinvent pricing for online shopping.
- Oct 10 20162 minutes
The Short Flight From Clerk To Cockpit
JetBlue welcomes its first pilot trainees without past experience | “I’m literally blown away by the enthusiasm and raw aptitude”
- Dec 1 20142 minutes
How This Stronger-Than-Steel Material Could Change The World
Graphene is 200 times stronger than steel, lighter than paper and razor-thin. If you haven't heard of it yet, you will.
- Nov 1 20131 minute
App Syncs Phone And Tablet Screens To Create One Big Picture
The Mosaic app allows users to sync multiple iPhones or iPads to create one giant screen on which to share files or view photos and video.
- Dec 1 20152 minutes
This Company Helps Create Fundable Prototypes Fast
An L.A. accelerator focuses on hardware prototyping.
- Oct 30 20161 minute
1 An Experiment In The Woods
ARCHITECT STEVEN HOLL SAVED A PLOT OF LAND FROM DEVELOPMENT AND BUILT HIMSELF A GUESTHOUSE THAT SLEEPS FIVE—BUT HAS NO BEDROOMS.
- Oct 31 20163 minutes
When Spotting A Hack Doesn’t Help You
Ben Cotton diagnosed a massive federal breach, then got stiffed | “Ben is more tactically focused than strategically focused”
- Sep 15 20162 minutes
A Drone for Every Job Site
As techies dream of delivery drones, builders in the construction industry eye the devices as a tool to save billions of dollars.
- Sep 19 20162 minutes
Why Self-Driving Trucks May Be the Next Big Thing on the Road
ON INTERSTATE 280 OUTSIDE SAN FRANCISCO, TOWERING white Volvo semitrucks have been driving themselves around for months—under the careful supervision of humans in the cab. Otto, a startup founded by automation experts eager to get their inventions ou
- Oct 1 20161 minute
Virtual Reality Goes Electric
Utility PG&E thinks VR technology may make inspecting equipment faster and safer.
- Jan 1 20161 minute
How To Pick A Customer Relationship Management Tool That Fits Your Business
CRM tools are a great way to manage a growing client roster. Here's some expert advice on picking the one that's best for you.
- Jan 1 20152 minutes
Why This Collaborative Platform For Musicians Is Drumming Up Big Bucks
Splice brings music and technology together in perfect harmony.
- Sep 1 20152 minutes
One Man's Software Background Makes Manufacturing Hardware Easy
MacroFab lets electronics startups dream big.
- Oct 10 20164 minutes
Google’s Pixels will go up against Apple and other Androids | “This is…what we think is the ideal Google user experience”
- Mar 1 20161 minute
How Changing An App Platform Allowed This Meal-Replacement Startup To Grow
When you can't keep up with your booming product, it might be time to change your tech.
- Feb 1 20152 minutes
Game Of Drones: How This Husband And Wife Team Took Photography To New Heights
Elevated Element combines unmanned technology and photography, and sales are soaring.
- Sep 15 20161 minute
Gearing Up for a Long Drive
It’s likely to be a decade or more before self-driving technology makes a significant impact on the revenues of automakers and auto suppliers. But that isn’t stopping big companies in the field from souping themselves up for the race to come.
- Jul 1 20161 minute
ROBOTS HELP MECHANICS IDENTIFY FIXES.
- Aug 1 20161 minute
The Country’s Hottest New Automotive City Is … Phoenix?
HOW ARIZONA TURNED ITSELF INTO A PARADISE FOR THE TECH-CENTRIC AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY.
- Sep 1 20161 minute
Thinking About Smart Keys? Don't Make These 4 Mistakes.
Be cautious when choosing the best security technology for your devices.
- Jun 1 20161 minute
Budget Strategies For Maximizing Big Data
You can use big data without going broke if you follow the advice of Scott Martineau, cofounder of Infusionsoft, a small-business software provider.
- Jul 1 20162 minutes
Tech Aid for Retirees
THIS HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE IS JUST THE PRESCRIPTION YOU NEED TO MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIER.
- Apr 1 20162 minutes
Traveling For Work? 4 Networking Opportunites You Should Know About.
Don't just take your meeting and fly home.
- Feb 1 20156 minutes
Miracle Grows: Fast-Growing Franchises To Keep On Your Radar
Smart investments in management and a focus on quality franchisees have enabled a number of recent franchises to launch and expand at record speed. Here's a look at a few newbies who hit the ground running.
- Jun 1 20153 minutes
Traveling In Europe? A New Search Engine Wants To Show You Every Transportation Option.
A startup goes the extra mile to help travelers in Europe plan routes.