Coping with clogged, smog filled streets is a problem familiar to many. Could electric and solar cars be the answer?
How will smarter, connected homes change our lives?
We take the internet for granted, but large swathes of the world have no access to the web. What will it take to get the world online?
Forward thinking and innovation are transforming aviation and the way we think about flying. How?
The way we bank is changing. Could the use of voice biometrics and mobile payments create a more secure, egalitarian banking system?
Innovations in medical science are transforming the way we fight killer diseases such as malaria. How?
The balance of power between online shopping and the High Street is shifting, says Accenture’s Helen Merriott.
The slow start to the West's manufacturing revival is under threat from a shortage of skilled workers, experts told CNBC.
How are technology and innovation helping to secure food supplies, and could we one day live in a meat free world?
The sun's energy is being harnessed to generate clean power that could see us reduce our reliance on fossil fuels. How?
With the demand for urban housing only set to increase innovation and technology are driving change in the construction sector. How?
Waterproof phones are coming - and they're just one example of how technology is transforming the manufacturing sector.
Today, wearable devices can monitor our health, track our diets -- and potentially save our lives. How?
How has innovation changed the way we live? We take a look at 10 of the world's most significant industrial advances and assess their impact.
We've taken a look at 10 of the world's greatest industrial advances. Which is the most significant?
We take a look at products that harness the power of the sun, making them not only clean but also a great way to save a few bucks.
Mobile commerce is becoming increasingly important and companies are inventing tools to allow consumers to buy instantly, anywhere, via a single click.
Find out what techniques and technologies are being developed to feed the world in a way that is sustainable for the planet.
Start-ups are using social networking and technological advances to innovate personal banking and give control back to the consumer.
Researchers are turning something we all produce – urine – into clean electricity, or 'urine-tricity'. How?
Atmospheric volumes of greenhouse gas hit a record in 2013, the World Meteorological Organization said on Tuesday.
Researchers have engineered E.coli bacteria to create a renewable form of propane, the Financial Times reports.