|Publisher||Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers|
|First issue||January 1964|
|Based in||New York City, New York|
The first issue of IEEE Spectrum was published in January 1964 as a successor to Electrical Engineering.
In 2010, IEEE Spectrum was the recipient of Utne Reader magazine's Utne Independent Press Award for Science/Technology Coverage. In 2012, IEEE Spectrum was selected as the winner of the National Magazine Awards "General Excellence Among Thought Leader Magazines" category.
- "Winners of the 2010 Utne Independent Press Awards". Archived from the original on 21 March 2012. Retrieved 27 October 2010.
- "National Magazine Awards General Excellence Among Thought Leader Magazines" (Press release). 2012-05-07. Retrieved 21 April 2015.