Entrepreneurship

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4 reasons startups should consider moving to Toronto

Hint? They don’t include Drake, maple syrup, or ice hockey


NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 06: President-elect Donald Trump pauses with Masayoshi Son, the chief executive of SoftBank, at Trump Tower on December 6, 2016 in New York City. Trump announced that SoftBank has agreed to invest $50 billion in the United States and create 50,000 new jobs. Photo credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Israel

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 06: President-elect Donald Trump pauses with Masayoshi Son, the chief executive of SoftBank, at Trump Tower on December 6, 2016 in New York City. Trump announced that SoftBank has agreed to invest $50 billion in the United States and create 50,000 new jobs. Photo credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Israel

The top destinations for global tech talent in the age of Trump

Foreign tech workers are considering these places outside the U.S. instead


Photo Illustration by Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images Israel

Photo Illustration by Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images Israel

Backdoors into Whatsapp’s encryption is not the UK’s answer to terrorism

Despite what Amber Rudd believes, targeting popular tech will not solve their intelligence problem, doing more harm than good


Buzz Aldrin addresses the International Space University, taking place this year at the Technion Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel. Photo credit: Laura Rosbrow-Telem / Geektime

Buzz Aldrin addresses the International Space University, taking place this year at the Technion Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel. Photo credit: Laura Rosbrow-Telem / Geektime

7 serious sessions at Austin’s SXSW that make Gamergate panels look like child’s play

Enough with Gamergate, we have to talk about pressure on the press, the rise of basic income, space travel, and possible misuse of AI


NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 11: President-elect Donald Trump speaks at a news cenference at Trump Tower on January 11, 2017 in New York City. This is Trump

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 11: President-elect Donald Trump speaks at a news cenference at Trump Tower on January 11, 2017 in New York City. This is Trump's first official news conference since the November elections. Photo credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Israel

30 nominations Donald Trump still hasn’t made that are critical for US technology growth

Startups, major corporations, and tech workers should be looking more closely at these positions as they are filled for critical statements on taxes, research, and priorities


Cameroon's start-up scene faces a state-imposed shutdown with no end in sight. Photo Credit: Kenneth Ngah

Disrupted: Cameroonian entrepreneurs struggle to keep business flowing under internet ban over protests

As governments throw the internet kill switch with greater frequency to head off unrest, tech communities in these countries face an uphill battle with only a few international allies


WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: President-elect Donald Trump (C) and President Barack Obama (R) are greeted by members of the Congressional leadership including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) as they arrive for Trump

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: President-elect Donald Trump (C) and President Barack Obama (R) are greeted by members of the Congressional leadership including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) as they arrive for Trump's inauguration ceremony at the Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump became the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by J. Scott Applewhite - Pool/Getty Images Israel)

How an app called Countable helps people connect to Congress

Yes, there is an app for civic engagement


Woman checking her digital health tracker. (Photo by: BSIP/UIG via Getty Images Israel)

Woman checking her digital health tracker. (Photo by: BSIP/UIG via Getty Images Israel)

Can health tech startups thrive under HIPAA?

Here’s what you need to know if you are a health startup


State-owned CAMTEL

State-owned CAMTEL's headquarters in Yaoundé. Photo Credit: CAMTEL

While the West freaks out about Trump, Cameroon blacked out the internet for English-speaking minority

Selectively blacking out the internet to curtail political unrest and organizing is the new normal


The logo of Microsoft Corp. are displayed on cups in the pantry of the company's Office and Experience Center in Hong Kong, China, on Friday, March 4, 2016. Microsoft is rolling out a new service for its Windows 10 operating system to help large businesses detect hackers, security threats and unusual behavior on their networks, rivaling companies like FireEye Inc. and Symantec Corp. Photographer: Billy H.C. Kwok/Bloomberg via Getty Images Israel)

Microsoft UK officer suggests moving data centers because of Brexit import tariffs

"If all of a sudden there are huge import [tariffs] on server racks from China or from Eastern Europe . . . that might change our investment decisions."


NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 11: President-elect Donald Trump speaks at a news cenference at Trump Tower on January 11, 2017 in New York City. This is Trump

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 11: President-elect Donald Trump speaks at a news cenference at Trump Tower on January 11, 2017 in New York City. This is Trump's first official news conference since the November elections. Photo credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Israel

Donald Trump admits Russia likely influenced US election, provides other thoughts on hacking

In Trump's first press conference, he conceded that Russia likely meddled with the US election. Here, we analyze his comments on hacking


Light Ride through the streets of Paris (Photo Credit: PR)

What impact will France’s Right to Disconnect law have on startups?

Can French legislation roll back a growing trend in the country's economy to work beyond the legendary 35-hour work week? We ask French startups what they think


GERMANY, BONN - DECEMBER 29: In the suspicion - hacker attacks, election influence, ecomomic and industrial espionage, etc. - the activities of Russia and other nations on the World Wide Web. The symbol photo shows a computer hard drive in which the portrait of the Russian President Putin reflects. Photo credit: Ulrich Baumgarten via Getty Images Israel

GERMANY, BONN - DECEMBER 29: In the suspicion - hacker attacks, election influence, ecomomic and industrial espionage, etc. - the activities of Russia and other nations on the World Wide Web. The symbol photo shows a computer hard drive in which the portrait of the Russian President Putin reflects. Photo credit: Ulrich Baumgarten via Getty Images Israel

Public copy of US ‘election hacking’ report leaves much unanswered

The issue is so overtly partisan now, too, that it will remain unsettled for years to come


PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 22: An Uber driverless Ford Fusion drives down Smallman Street on September, 22, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Uber has built its Uber Technical Center in Pittsburgh and is developing an autonomous vehicle that it hopes will be able to transport its millions of clients without the need for a driver. Photo credit: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images Israel

PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 22: An Uber driverless Ford Fusion drives down Smallman Street on September, 22, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Uber has built its Uber Technical Center in Pittsburgh and is developing an autonomous vehicle that it hopes will be able to transport its millions of clients without the need for a driver. Photo credit: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images Israel

Ford may have incentive to invest $700M in Michigan self-driving car plant: a clean-air tax credit

Ford is adding 700 new jobs to a Michigan plant to build electric and autonomous vehicles, and canceled the production of a plant in Mexico. Could they get a clean-air tax credit for self-driving cars?


Guiyang-Guangzhou High Speed Railway construction, 2013. Photo Credit: Billyshanenunn (Wikipedia) / CC BY-SA 3.0

Guiyang-Guangzhou High Speed Railway construction, 2013. Photo Credit: Billyshanenunn (Wikipedia) / CC BY-SA 3.0

Why does the US lag so far behind in high speed rail?

China and others are charging ahead with high speed rail. But political will is not the only reason the US doesn't have a comparable investment


NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 28: Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and U.S. President Barack Obama stand for the cameras before the start of a bilateral meeting at the United Nations headquarters on September 28, 2015 in New York City. Putin and Obama are in New York City to attend the 70th anniversary general assembly meetings. Photo credit: Dmitry Azarov/Kommersant Photo via Getty Images Israel

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 28: Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and U.S. President Barack Obama stand for the cameras before the start of a bilateral meeting at the United Nations headquarters on September 28, 2015 in New York City. Putin and Obama are in New York City to attend the 70th anniversary general assembly meetings. Photo credit: Dmitry Azarov/Kommersant Photo via Getty Images Israel

Obama sanctions Russian intelligence community over election interference

This is probably not the last step the White House will take before its occupants change next month. And these are the implications for US-Russia relations


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