THE BEST STARTUP HUBS IN THE WORLD

“Technology is generating wealth and innovation at an exponential pace but only a handful of places in the world are capturing most of that value creation… Without immediate and aggressive actions to develop stronger ecosystems, this divergence will continue and…

WHAT MAKES A GREAT START UP HUB?

“Smart, well-educated people, in turn, means the presence of substantial universities with strong research budgets; students from around the world; and a culture of practice-oriented, problem-solving education that leads to technology spin-offs”.

UBER’S CORPORATE CULTURE

“In Defense of Uber the Idea”   “Uber’s Self-Inflicted Controversies Come at a Price: Public Loyalty”   “Reflecting On One Very, Very Strange Year at Uber” “At Uber, Counting the Costs of Winner Take All”

TECH GIANTS: TOO BIG, TOO POWERFUL?

“The original Robber Barons fought, on all fronts, to maintain their monopolistic advantage: in the courts with armies of lawyers; politically with campaign donations... Our new Robber Barons will likely react the same way to any threat to their profits.…

VIRTUAL MONEY GOES GLOBAL

“The SCT Inst scheme will pave the way for emerging methods of payment, such as person-to-person mobile payments ”