Benjamin Kaveladze from California University reflects on how online communities affect young people, to determine if they're important places of support.
Advanced technology in smart cities can play a key role in managing efficient urban expansion, but interoperability and openness are essential for success.
COVID-19 has accelerated the use of IoT technologies, from contact tracing and fitness trackers to ‘smart homes’. But questions around governance remain.
Aizuwakamatsu in Japan has introduced an opt-in system for disaster alerts as part of an optional technology push to tackle social and economic issues.
Industrial clusters have a pivotal role in the transition to net-zero. We look at examples that leverage emerging technology to accelerate this transformation.
Open, interoperable standards for automation tools in industry can drive recovery.
IoT solutions can meet the challenge for food retailers to maintain the quality and safety of our food using the least amount of energy possible.
The World Economic Forum is convening stakeholders with a role to play for global cities to have a chance of reaching the net-zero carbon goal by 2030.
Sir Tim Berners-Lee is designing a web, where people have a single sign-on for any service and personal data is stored in “pods” controlled by the user.
Educational technology like AR, VR and AI has become increasingly important after the COVID-19 pandemic closed classrooms across the world.
The technology to create sustainable smart offices is here – but the real-estate industry does not take enough advantage of it to build or manage new projects
A joint team from the World Bank and the GSMA have studied the impact of mobile broadband on poverty reduction in Nigeria - and found it improved welfare.
Spurred by continued technological advancement, the world today is more connected than ever. This presents a tremendous opportunity to build a more sustainable and prosperous future for a...
The social housing sector could benefit from the opportunities of connected internet of things technologies. A new World Economic Forum report shows how.