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Business Community Insights Innovation

How Should Business and Tech Reset + Restore Itself?

We asked some of our community’s smartest minds – including some of the people who'll be at our next retreat – to answer this big, complicated question. Here’s some of what we found.   More

Community Insights Tech Addiction The Internet

In College, I Unplugged from Social Media. Here’s What I Learned.

A University of North Carolina student ditches social media--and comes to interesting conclusions about living, and learning.   More

Community Insights Inclusion Innovation

How to Fix Tech’s–and Venture Capital’s–Diversity Problem

An innovation executive explains how--and why--we should be as diligent about fixing tech's diversity/inclusion problems as we are in triaging failing products.   More

Leadership

Here’s Who Will Be at Techonomy’s Next Retreat

Including Sir Martin Sorrell, Marissa Mayer, Wikimedia's Katherine Maher, Tim O'Reilly, Jeff Weiner, John Chambers, Tristan Harris, Craig Newmark, Denmark's Casper Klynge, Chip Conley, social entrepreneurs Jasmine Crowe & Esther Dyson, journalists Casey Newton & Andrew Keen, GE's Linda Boff, Andy Kessler, Marta Tellado, Nishith Desai & Renee James. And plenty more who won't fit here.   More

Community Insights Cryptocurrency Innovation

What’s Holding Back Cryptocurrencies?

Technology goes through four steps on the path to adoption: innovation, the entrance of risk takers, rejection by the establishment, and the eventual distribution of trust. Here’s how this framework applies to cryptocurrencies.   More

Community Insights Innovation

What Past Innovations Can Teach Us About the Future

Historical sources provide clues and insights into how to understand the socio-technical systems of today, and tomorrow.   More

Business

Get Used to Rethinking Everything

Techonomy's editor-in-chief outlines three transformations morphing in real-time: President Trump's standing, global attitudes towards climate change, and investor and public attitudes towards money-losing “tech” companies.   More

Business Community Insights

Venture Capital 2.0: This Time, is it Different?

The author—a Columbia University Business School professor—questions the assumptions behind many venture capital investments, and argues that many of the sector’s practices must be reconsidered.   More

Community Insights Techonomy Events

Why I Keep Coming Back to Techonomy’s Conferences

A tech executive explains how being at the right conference--at the right time--can be the route to building powerful relationships.   More

Business Healthcare Innovation

In U.S. Health Care, New Approaches to Wellness Take Shape

The new shift incentivizes doctors to focus on preventative health care—keeping patients healthy, so they only visit clinics when necessary. And the shift is changing how doctors work.   More

Community Insights Innovation Leadership

The Keys to Managing Business Inflection Points

In an excerpt from her new book, the Columbia University Business School professor shares key, actionable insights on how executives can successfully navigate disruption and change.   More

Cryptocurrency Finance Innovation

Money’s Evolution is Built on Trust. Can Crypto Follow?

In a new essay, the authors explain why cryptocurrencies represent one of the most powerful evolutions in money--and it's mainly being driven by trust.   More

Opinion Startup Culture

Is the VC-Fueled Consumer Paradise Over?

Do the travails of WeWork, Uber, and Lyft foretell a fundamental shift in what investors are willing to finance? If so, the consumer app economy may be remade.   More

Artificial Intelligence Business Partner Insights

What Business Can Learn from the Racetrack

Genpact's CEO explains how the key to reaping the full benefits from AI investments lies in a smart, connected strategy.   More

Community Insights Design Opinion

Is ALL Technology “Humane”?

It's hard to call some technologies inhumane when we make them all. Who is then responsible, in light of our common sense reaction that some innovations don't feel humane at all?   More

Partner Insights Sustainable Development Goals

5G and Digitalization Can Help Achieve the UN Global Goals

Here’s a list of some of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals that have the most potential to be impacted by 5G technology.   More

Community Insights Design Innovation

Want Innovation? Elevate Design and Engineering

For too long, companies have treated design and engineering as distinct disciplines. One executive explains why it’s time for that to change.   More

Community Insights Innovation Jobs

If We Survive, Human Work Will Be Endless

Prevailing wisdom presumes robots will threaten human labor. But if we survive global extinction, we could emerge into a world of endless jobs, focused on art, health, and love.   More

Global Tech Innovation

China’s Pioneering Consumer Tech Businesses

The Chinese web has evolved beyond just copying Facebook, YouTube and Google, to innovating its own mobile-first digital platforms and ways of making money.   More

Bio & Life Sciences Healthcare

Under the Weather? Time to Check Your Microbes.

There's a new wave of research about microbiomes--trillions of microbes that cover our bodies. The research could lead to products that improve our health.   More