May 9th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
On Thursday, when Elon Musk was online and tweeting about lighter matters than today's hot topic, I created a silly Twitter poll about Starlink. I asked, "Will Elon let me beta test Starlink?" All of the answers were variations of "yes."
June 12th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The internet is altering the structure of our brains and limiting the free exchange of ideas. Is breaking up Facebook and Google the answer?
December 26th, 2018 | by Nicolas Zart
It took longer than expected, but connected EV home chargers are showing their potential danger in an era of the Internet of Things (IoT). Kaspersky Lab has reported finding a serious flaw for home networks with connected EV chargers
November 10th, 2018 | by Matt Pressman
As anyone who’s stuck paying an onerous bill to a local internet monopoly will agree, there’s a great market opportunity out there for any company that could offer a global wireless internet connection. SpaceX has been working on just that since 2015, developing a broadband satellite constellation called Starlink. A recent article in SmarterAnalyst proposes that Tesla could be an integral part of the plan
March 31st, 2018 | by James Ayre
SpaceX has now been given formal approval by the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to develop its previously revealed global broadband satellite network, the government agency has revealed
March 19th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan
If you're reading CleanTechnica (which you are), there's a good chance you already "get" the key points of this story, but it seems that much of the population doesn't benefit from your understanding. Hence the following article
February 2nd, 2018 | by Jesper Berggreen
To have a drone infrastructure work in real life, electricity supply must be stable, and wireless communication must be very reliable. But that is becoming the norm many places on Earth earlier classified as off-grid.
January 2nd, 2018 | by Nicolas Zart
2017 was a strange year, with plenty to celebrate and plenty to ponder about. The wild ups and downs most of us have gone through, both personally and professionally, were reflected in the industries we cover as well. So let's take a look at what surprised us, what shows the most potential, and what was simply strange
June 15th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
The United States today is in a strange place, and I assume the same goes for other countries to some [&hellip
July 24th, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert
Today, Tom Steyer, president and 2013 founder of the NextGen Climate group, challenged American politicians to step up to the [&hellip
August 21st, 2014 | by Sandy Dechert
We hope the above “interactive” ad for a Tesla Model S captures your attention, too. It’s one of three that [&hellip
August 24th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
We write obsessively about some “flashy,” popular cleantech options — solar panels, electric cars, wind turbines, poop power, etc. But [&hellip
May 20th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci
The growing could of mobile data could quadruple power demand of wireless networks by 2015, with massive emissions impacts.
Good thing that a new study from the GreenTouch consortium outlines energy efficiency measures that could cut net energy consumption 90% by
June 1st, 2012 | by Gavin Hudson
“No trees were killed in the sending of this message, but a large number of electrons were terribly inconvenienced.” It’s [&hellip
May 29th, 2012 | by Joshua S Hill
Researchers at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) have developed a device that has the potential to monitor and [&hellip
May 12th, 2011 | by Jeremy Bloom
You may have seen the sensational stories on the Internet the past 24 hours that it’s finally been confirmed: Cell Phones KILL Bees!
The only problem is… it’s NOT confirmed.
That’s not what the study says. It’s not even what the original article says. How did this meme spread EVERYWHERE in just 24 hours
December 22nd, 2010 | by Guest Contributor
This guest post, a great infograph on the relationship between the internet and the environment, comes to us from Chris [&hellip
December 2nd, 2010 | by Tina Casey
Digital cameras have all but replaced film in everyday consumer use, so it’s hard to recall how entwined film cameras [&hellip
January 19th, 2010 | by Zachary Shahan
Yeah, that’s what I said — What?! Apparently, Bell Labs has launched a global effort to overhaul the internet [&hellip
September 25th, 2009 | by Zachary Shahan
A new tool in Google Earth shows you the “effect” of climate change in your area. Using Google Earth, you [&hellip