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A visit with design firms IDEO, Ziba and Fuseproject as they work with West Coast bike builders to develop a new bicycle for urban transportation.
September 29, 2011, 9:13 AM PDT | By Jay Greene
The fuel cell industry sees the rapid proliferation of mobile consumer electronics as an opportunity to sell portable external battery chargers.
September 29, 2011, 8:35 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Annual spending on communications technologies for urban environments will reach almost $16 billion by 2020, Pike Research predicts.
September 29, 2011, 8:01 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Alstom says its new onshore wind turbine, with extra long rotor blades, can help increase energy generation in low-wind regions around the globe.
September 28, 2011, 11:22 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Renmatix says its new process allows it to produce cellulosic sugars — from which some types of biofuel are derived — more cheaply than ever. SmartPlanet reports from Philadelphia.
September 27, 2011, 7:30 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Can anyone improve the lowly computer printer? Seattle design firm Artefact rethinks the device by focusing on user experience, not features.
September 27, 2011, 7:09 AM PDT | By Jay Greene
MIT researchers have developed cardiac patches made with gold nanowires that could help those who have suffered a heart attack.
September 26, 2011, 11:27 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Conventional wisdom in a company is dangerous, according to former CIA executive Carmen Medina. She outlines her defense of “heretics” at IBM’s Think leadership summit.
September 26, 2011, 8:55 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Top chief executives of multinational companies gathered at the Clinton Global Initiative’s annual meeting to discuss how sustainability affects the bottom line.
September 26, 2011, 8:23 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Sprint and Neptune Technology Group are partnering to add the former’s wireless broadband technology to the latter’s automated metering infrastructure for water systems.
September 26, 2011, 6:35 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca