Copycats versus disruptors in Latin America

Francisco Coronel is a founding partner at NXTP Labs, an early-stage fund for tech companies in Latin America. When a company expands to Latin...

Africa Roundup: eBay expands, Google CEO visits Lagos, Ghana enters space

eBay opened up its U.S. platform to Africa through its partnership with MallforAfrica.com. Americans can now buy products on eBay from select vendors in six...

Tech companies automate autocratic media in China around the world

Nick Monaco is a research associate at Alphabet’s human rights focused think-tank and technology incubator Jigsaw. He is also a research associate on...

The secret language of chatbots

Vadim Berman is director of engineering at Aspect Software. He came to Aspect with the acquisition of LinguaSys in 2015. Vadim co-founded LinguaSys...

Consumer internet startups go mainstream outside of Silicon Valley

Hans Tung is a managing partner at GGV Capital. More posts by this contributor: Silicon Valley has long been the center of the universe for...

Funding your bliss: mindfulness startups scale up

The connected life is not necessarily the good life. Too often, it seems like we are squandering our time checking devices, losing touch with fellow...

The product design challenges of AR on smartphones

With the launch of ARKit, we are going to see augmented reality apps...

What messaging means for the future of customer care

Kemal El Moujahid Contributor Kemal El Moujahid is currently a lead product manager for the Messenger team at Facebook, working on AI-powered services...

The Trump tech bubble

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

How innovative startups can flourish in a changing cleantech landscape

Being a clean-tech startup amidst today’s uncertain political priorities and tightening R&D budgets is like being on a rollercoaster where the loops keep getting bigger...