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Hire faster, work happier: Startups target employment with AI and engagement...

If you have a job today, there’s a good chance you personally reached out to your employer and interviewed with other humans to get...

Four ways to bridge the widening valley of death for startups

Shahin Farshchi Contributor More posts by this contributor Building a great startup requires more than genius and a great invention ...

12 key lessons about tech mergers and acquisitions from Cisco’s John...

John Chambers, Chairman Emeritus of Cisco (now founder of JC2 Ventures), knows a thing or two about tech acquisitions: he bet his career on a...

Tesla’s China factory and the missed growth opportunity

Tesla made its ambition for world domination known when it announced its intention to build a factory in China. The move makes sense —...

Virtual reality gaming and the pursuit of “flow state”

Maggie Lane Contributor Maggie Lane is a writer and producer of virtual reality experiences and covers the industry for various publications. More posts by this contributor ...

Ten pieces of friendly VC advice for when someone wants to...

I’ve been fortunate to have been part of half a dozen exits this year, and have seen the process work smoothly, and other times,...

The business case for serverless

While serverless is typically championed as a way to reduce costs and scale massively on demand, there is one extraordinarily compelling reason above all...

Existential education error: Failing to train students on software

Although many of the milestones of the digital revolution have sprung directly from the research output of America’s colleges and universities, like Athena from...

Africa Roundup: Terragon’s Asia acquisition, Twiga Foods’ $10M raise, SimbaPay’s China...

Nigerian consumer data analytics firm Terragon Group  acquired Asian mobile marketing company Bizense in a cash and stock deal. The price of the acquisition was not disclosed. Based in...

Commercial insurtech is like an exclusive club — and Google and...

Chris Downer is a principal at XL Innovate, focusing on insurtech investments in North America, Europe and Asia. Tech companies and VCs in the insurance...