Latin American Entrepreneurs Pioneer Healthcare Tech

Conceived during the depths of the economic recession, MassChallenge is a startup accelerator that supports early-stage entrepreneurs. At last month's WEF Latin America event in Mexico, MassChallenge founder and CEO John Harthorne talked with Techonomy...

Davos 2015: Colombia Information Minister Diego Vega on Alleviating Poverty

Diego Vega, Colombia's minister for information and communication technologies, visits Hub Culture at the World Economic Forum Davos 2015. Vega speaks about the impact technology plays in alleviating poverty in his country.

This Emerging Markets Credit Card Is Backed by Facebook Friends

Bogota might soon be home to thousands more online shoppers. That’s where Lenddo introduced a “social network” Visa card to 100,000 of its customers yesterday afternoon. By 3:00 p.m. yesterday in New York, where the...