Topic : Hyperconnectivity

  • Robot arms coat a Porsche Macan at the new plant in the eastern German city of Leipzig Young Global Leaders Article

    Men or machines: will technology take our jobs?

    As technology transforms millions of jobs around the world, it has created a “second machine age”… more

  • Photo illustration of a computer mouse illuminated by a projection of a Chinese flag Forum Article

    Alibaba and the rise of China’s internet giants

    For years, Westerners pictured it as the creation of a snake charmer from a Persian souk. But this week… more

  • A zoomed image of a computer monitor shows a website selling button clipart for online shops in Vienna Forum Article

    What online shopping tells us about international trade

    Eric Schmidt, a former CEO of Google, said in 2012 that the web will dissolve… more

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    3 ways China can tool up for digital jobs

    Technological transformation is rapidly changing China’s economy as well as the economies of other… more

  • A member of Romania’s Airclub performs on a glider during Bucharest International Air Show at Baneasa airport in Bucharest Forum Article

    3 ways to be a more mindful leader

    It’s been more than a decade since I started exploring the intersection between excellence in… more

  • Liu, CEO and founder of China’s e-commerce company JD.com, crosses a street on an electric tricycle during a delivery run in Beijing Forum Article

    Six reasons China is winning at e-commerce

    Why has China’s e-commerce industry developed so fast? I get asked this in almost every country I visit… more

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    How to embed content from our China meeting

    If you would like to host the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014 on your blog or website, follow our… more

  • A man talks on the phone as he surfs the internet on his laptop at a local coffee shop in downtown Shanghai Forum Event

    3 next steps for China’s mobile revolution

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A sister of the Franciscan order plays with children in Lambare city, near Asuncion Social Entrepreneurs Article

    The app changing the way we look at poverty

    If we’re aiming to not simply alleviate poverty but eliminate it altogether, we need to understand its… more

  • The sun casts a shadow and spectral halo effect on clouds as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s aircraft departs Tel Aviv for Geneva Technology Pioneers Article

    You can’t afford to ignore the internet of things

    The internet of things (IoT) is a powerful, unstoppable, world-changing force. Analysts predict that… more

  • A South Sudanese man works at a mobile phone charging kiosk at the Tzaipi refugee camp in Adjumani Forum Article

    Can mobile phones really cut conflict in Africa?

    Information and communication technologies (ICTs) and new media have often been viewed as a solution to… more

  • Jenna Sampson, a community relations manager at Twitter, works on the company’s rooftop deck in San Francisco Forum Article

    How to manage the internet from the bottom up

    In a speech to the UN General Assembly in September 2013, after Snowden’s revelations, Dilma… more

  • RTR3MBIJ Forum Article

    Everyone has a stake in the future of the internet

    Those of us who participated in the NETmundial conference in Brazil last April were pleasantly surprised… more

  • An internet cable is seen at a server room in this picture illustration taken in Warsaw Forum Article

    How do we protect the future of the internet?

    In order for the internet to continue to thrive, we need it to remain open, interconnected, interoperable… more

  • Picture shows wires at back of super computer at Konrad-Zuse Centre for applied mathematics and computer science in Berlin Technology Pioneers Article

    You’re already building the future of big data

    The invention of the internet introduced the world to information sharing. Email, bulletin boards… more

  • A worker inspects solar panels at a solar farm in Dunhuang, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province Technology Pioneers Article

    14 tech predictions for our world in 2020

    We asked our 2015 intake of Technology Pioneers for their views on how technology will change the… more

  • A worker solders a circuit board at the manufacturing facility of VAS, an Electronics manufacturer in San Diego Technology Pioneers Article

    The 24 tech companies which are changing your future

    Every year, the World Economic Forum recognises a group of companies whose innovations have the power… more

  • Men are silhouetted against a video screen with a Twitter logo as he poses with a Samsung S4 smartphone in this photo illustration taken in the central Bosnian town of Zenica Technology Pioneers Article

    How Twitter took over the world

    “Twitter is a free social networking and microblogging service that enables its users to send and read… more