The problem with ‘explainable AI’

Rudina Seseri Contributor Rudina Seseri is founder and managing partner at Glasswing Ventures, an Entrepreneur-In-Residence at Harvard Business School and an Executive-In-Residence for Harvard University’s Innovation Lab. More posts by this contributor How do...

US startups off to a strong M&A run in 2018

Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor Scaling startups are setting up secondary hubs in these cities Here is where CEOs of heavily funded startups went to school With Microsoft’s $7.5 billion acquisition of...

At Apple’s WWDC 2018, accessibility pervades all 

Steven Aquino Contributor Steven Aquino is a freelance tech writer and iOS accessibility expert. More posts by this contributor AirPods to get Live Listen feature in iOS 12 For Apple, this year’s Global Accessibility Awareness...

GDPR panic may spur data and AI innovation

More posts by this contributor Data is not the new oil Stop Throwing Tech At Flint. It Won’t Help. If AI innovation runs on data, the new European Union’s General Data Protection Regulations...

AirPods to get Live Listen feature in iOS 12

Steven Aquino Contributor Steven Aquino is a freelance tech writer and iOS accessibility expert. More posts by this contributor For Apple, this year’s Global Accessibility Awareness Day is all about education What Apple’s education announcements...

The Uberization of telcos

Dieter Gerdemann Contributor Dieter Gerdemann is a partner with global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney in the Communications, Media & Technology Practice. More posts by this contributor Beware the pitfalls of Silicon Valley For...

Monetizing computing resources on the blockchain

A while back, a blockchain startup approached me with their pitch, a decentralized social media application in which users can earn money by simply doing what they already do on...

The robot revolution is just beginning

Sanjit Dang is an investment director at Intel Capital. More posts by this contributor What’s holding back VR? Online Commerce Needs An Offline Experience Every year, Time magazine gets swamped with pitches from thousands of companies,...

VCs like what they are hearing out of the podcasting sector

Podcasts are television for the earbud generation. And podcasts have been around for a surprisingly long time. If you’re one of the folks who got hooked on podcasts around 2014,...

Will smart home tech make us care more about privacy?

Fen Zhao is an early stage investor at Alpha Edison who previously developed public private partnerships at the National Science Foundation in the areas of data science and cybersecurity. ...

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Ofo, Chinese bike-sharing firm, raises $450 million in latest funding round

SHANGHAI/HONG KONG Chinese bike-sharing start-up ofo said it has raised $450 million in a fresh round of funding, as the firm faces up...