Need jobs? Get robots, and education right.

Jobs were in the center spotlight in this year’s election. Trump used it as a weapon against Hillary to mobilize the many millions of voters...

The rise of new automotive companies

Armin G. Schmidt is founder and CEO of Advanced Telematic Systems, designing and guiding the development of software solutions for the mobility industry....

Yesterday’s “plastics” are today’s crypto tokens

If the Braddocks were throwing a pool party today, their son Ben wouldn’t be contemplating a career in plastics; he’d know the future is in...

The restaurant table(t) is getting crowded

Square opened its point-of-sale platform to competitors. There are rumors that IBM will buy Revel. For anyone following the changes in payments and the restaurant industry, these are interesting strategic...

In a knowledge economy corporate learning is necessary to survive

If you were an employee on Henry Ford’s assembly line in Detroit in the 1920s, you received a high degree of training and preparation before...

Defining our relationship with early AI

Andrew Heikkila Crunch Network Contributor Andrew Heikkila is a tech enthusiast and writer from Boise, Idaho. More posts by this contributor: How to join...

Does Silicon Valley have a moral responsibility to stop developing robots?

Andrew Keen is the author of three books: Cult of the Amateur, Digital Vertigo and The Internet Is Not The Answer. He produces...

Dronerise: gradually, then suddenly

Drones feel a bit like old news already, don’t they? At least in the Valley, with its hyper-fragmented mayfly attention span. The military has used...

Why nature is our best guide for understanding artificial intelligence

David Cheng Crunch Network Contributor David Cheng is an investment manager at DCM Ventures where he focuses on opportunities in the consumer internet,...

It takes more than a village

 Where there is wireless connectivity, there is a way to improve lives. That’s why countless mobile-for-development programs designed to address health, education and economic issues have been flooding Africa. Hailed...

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Indian child porn floods cyberspace, keywords like schoolgirls, teens and desi...

India has emerged as one of the biggest contributors and consumers of child pornography despite a crackdown against such material on the Internet....