They’re all from the United States and China. The world’s biggest tech companies.

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How digital technology is rewiring children.

Business needs them badly. The right regulations boost economies.

90% of fish stocks are used up. Why are we still subsidizing fishing?

Burgers from bugs and meatballs from mealworms. You may be eating insects sooner than you think.

The blockchain ‘trilemma’. Can they be accurate, decentralized and cost-effective all at the same time?

Arab women go digital. They found or lead 1 in 3 start-ups in the Arab world.

What products will come first in the AI revolution? Toasters, not androids.

Orchestrated addiction? The most popular video game on Earth.

Following sports makes us unhappy. Why we still do it.

Blame lenders, not borrowers. Why the last financial crisis really was different.

What happens when the Gulf Stream slows down? Forget the movies, the world will keep getting hotter.

The best country for parents. Sweden’s ambassador to the US cites Forum research. (Wall Street Journal)

Innovative ASEAN start-ups invited to join World Economic Forum meeting. Coverage of our upcoming meeting in Hanoi. (The Straits Times)

Scientists key to making cities sustainable. References Forum lists of top emerging technologies. (Scientific American)

Why are Indian women leaving the workforce? (Al Jazeera)

A close look at Canada’s immigration system. (Atlantic)