The history behind a $5 billion eSports industry

According to a Activate’s recent Tech & Media Outlook for 2017, annual revenue for eSports is projected to exceed $5 billion by 2020. For comparison, that’s more than the National...

Bad PR agencies can kill a startup before it has a chance to succeed

Colin Jordan Crunch Network Contributor Colin Jordan is the senior communications manager for Egnyte. More posts by this contributor: How to join the network Right now...

Building jobs, not walls, in Silicon Valley

One topic in this election cycle that has provoked a lot of emotion...

Why now, more than ever, we need a Twitter that works

Rishi Garg Crunch Network Contributor Rishi Garg is a partner at...

Blockchain technologies could transform government services

With the current election season sparking yet another conversation about how government can better monitor our elections and deliver secure services, emerging blockchain technologies may...

There is no IoT

There’s a general malaise growing around IoT. After years of hype, more hype and even more hype, people are now starting to wonder: Where is this...

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,...

How data science and rocket science will get humans to Mars

In a recent op-ed to CNN, President Obama re-affirmed America’s commitment to sending a manned mission to Mars. Think your data science challenges are too complicated?...

After decades of dreaming, indoor location’s time has come

The precise information you need, delivered exactly when and where you need it. Personalized engagement and experiences. Easy step-by-step navigation. These are just some of...

So you think you elected an autocrat

Welp. I’m sorry to hear that. Whether you are Venezuelan, Zimbabwean, Russian, Turkish, or American; whether your democratic process has been fatally compromised, or your...