Peru is on a bid to catch up with its innovative Latin American neighbors

On a Tuesday morning in Lima, Peru, MapQuest co-founder Chris Heivly stood onstage before 600 attentive listeners at Peru Venture Capital Conference, a photo of an Amish buggy projected behind...

Teaching startups the art of the sale

TX Zhuo is the managing partner of Fika Ventures focusing on fintech, enterprise software and marketplace opportunities. More posts by this contributor: After building a...

How SoftBank’s $100B fund is in a league all its own

Jason Rowley is a venture capital and technology reporter for Crunchbase News. More posts by this contributor: For the average American, the name “SoftBank”...

DreamBox Learning’s CEO Jessie Woolley-Wilson on startup strength through purpose

Shripriya Mahesh Contributor Shripriya Mahesh is a partner at Omidyar Network. More posts by this contributor: For the third installment of this season’s Founder’s...

The new wave of Brazilian SaaS innovators

The SaaS market in Brazil is booming. It mirrors the rapid adoption of SaaS as the dominant cloud computing type in a global public cloud services market that’s forecast to...

Alphabet expands in Africa

Google is expanding its Africa initiatives, on the back of CEO Sundar Pichai’s recent trip to Nigeria. While visiting Lagos he announced the global internet services...

Africa has entered the space race, with Ghana’s first satellite now orbiting earth

The GhanaSat-1―Ghana’s first satellite―began its orbit recently, with a little help from some friends. The cubesat, built by a Ghanaian engineering team at All Nations University,...

Markets are strong, but big startup M&A deals just aren’t happening

Public markets are riding high, and many big tech acquirers are flush with cash. However, it’s a very dull year for big acquisitions of private technology...

From barter to blockchain: A history of money

Mohit Mamoria Contributor Mohit is the co-creator of GOD Token. The Big Bang brought the universe into existence 13.7 billion years ago. Life first...

What you should know about AI

 Artificial intelligence seems to be nearly everywhere these days, yet most people have little understanding of AI technology, its capabilities and its limitations. Despite evocative names like “artificial intelligence,” “machine...

APLICATIONS

Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ in Orchid Gray colour launched in India,...

Samsung India launched a new Orchid Gray colour variant for its 2017 flagship phones -- Galaxy S8 and S8+. By adding the new...