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Popular Mechanics awards highlight innovators

For the fifth year, the magazine picks the most important designs and innovators in the world of technology, alternative energy, medicine, and other fields.

By October 6, 2009


Part 2: Q&A with Jeff Moss on computer hacking

Defcon founder and Homeland Security adviser Jeff Moss reflects on how he got into hacking, says the Internet's "age of innocence" is over, and has a message for Google and other big Web sites.

By October 19, 2009


Epson's new electronic viewfinder may replace optical ones

Epson's newly developed EVF seeks to correct all the flaws with electronic viewfinders, and the company states that this can even replace optical viewfinders.

By October 16, 2009


Solar homes go for high-tech and practicality

Contestants from the Solar Decathlon in Washington build net zero-energy homes that push the envelope of green building design using solar and energy efficiency.

By October 10, 2009


Fleet buyers warm to alternative auto tech

With lots of options, from hybrid delivery trucks to natural gas sedans and government support, fleet operators say the time is ripe for trying out green auto technologies.

By October 5, 2009


Cooling breakthrough for computers, car electronics

Series of new formulas regarding the properties of boiling liquids will lead to more-efficient cooling systems in cars and computers, Purdue University researchers say.

By September 23, 2009


Apps for business at TechCrunch50

A look at some new tools that help business owners in a variety of fields get thing done, be it public works projects, or figuring out which of your employees is a better worker.

By September 15, 2009


McLaren reveals ultralight MP4-12C supercar

McLaren, has released photos and details of the McLaren MP4-12C, the automaker's first supercar since the iconic McLaren F1 was launched 17 years ago.

By September 9, 2009


NASA 'Sustainability Base' to be net zero energy

NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley breaks ground on green building inspired by self-sustaining systems and technology developed for space programs.

By August 25, 2009


E-paper sales expected to hit $9.6 billion in '18

Sales of e-paper displays--primarily used in e-readers for now--are predicted to soar from 22 million units this year to 1.8 billion in 2018.

By August 26, 2009