Tech and business may slowly be embracing their social responsibilities – but they have to partner up if they are to fulfil their real potential.
What can we learn from Star Trek in our approach to the UN Sustainability Goals?
The world of work has entered a period of unprecedented change. In the era of AI and automation, workers have to stay flexible. In Sweden, that flexibility has been commonplace for 20 yea...
The invention of the computerized word processor changed the lives of office workers the world over, and led to unintended consequences.
David Aguilar has built himself a robotic prosthetic arm using Lego pieces after being born without a right forearm due to a rare genetic condition.
Machine learning could allow smart homes to adapt to unreliable or changeable weather forecasts.
In a period of radical technological transformation, European firms are investing too little, with a gap both in tangible and intangible investment compared to the US, writes Debora Revol...
Antitrust agencies are concerned that the autonomous pricing algorithms increasingly used by online vendors may learn to collude.
Gene therapies could offer long-term fixes for a host of incurable illnesses, but some people's immune systems react badly to them. Researchers are looking for ways to help the treatments...
Meet the people bringing together restaurants, school kids and oysters to restore New York Harbor to an abundant estuary.
Succession planning can be one of the trickiest aspects of running a business. When your senior leaders are looking to move on to new challenges how do you steady the ship? In September, ...
Recent citizen activism may be crucial if the Fourth Industrial Revolution is also to be a First Empowerment Revolution that benefits people and the planet.
Design free-thought can break us out of the traps of ideology and commercial imperatives that have driven entrepreneurship in the past.
A cloudy economic forecast, the continued march of tech and the resurgence of empathy should all be on the altruist's radar this year.
Beyond mobile broadband, it will impact smart cities, robotics, self-driving cars, and foster innovation