The US defence industry spawned the IT revolution. It gives us tips for how to limit climate change, but not a complete road map.
Long before Apple vs. Microsoft or Facebook vs. Google, there was Edison vs. Westinghouse.
Although Black, Indigenous and people of colour have been shown to do more with less resources, government funding to bolster social and economic innovation doesn't tend to reach these communities.
Historically, the Canadian government supported Canadian innovation and discovery. This support will be threatened if a Conservative government is voted in.
Contrary to popular belief, entrepreneurship has been on a worryingly downward trend since the 1980s – here's why.
Universities, industry and government should work together so that knowledge translates into socio-economic benefits.
Australia is falling behind other countries in digital skills and infrastructure, but smarter planning and investment can turn things around.
Traditional banks don't understand the challenge they face from fintech disruptors and their competitive advantage is on the wane.
Germany's rising inequality shows what happens when consumers and companies don't widely embrace innovation.
Our understanding of where new and exciting ideas come from in the business world is backwards.
Policies that will drive investment and change the structure of economies in the West African sub region are facing several challenges.
New technologies and services aren't creating irreversible damage, even though they do generate some harms. Preemptive bans would stifle innovation and block potential solutions to real problems.
Legal bans and moratoriums on other emerging technologies need not be permanent or absolute, but the more powerful a technology is, the more care it requires to operate safely.
Our new research shows that public servants are eager to become innovative public problem solvers, but their leaders are standing in their way.
Challenge prizes have triggered some great leaps forward.
From the Tory leadership election to innovation policy, a small number of similarly-minded people are making the big decisions.
Business minds using up leftovers.
Why do some countries grow faster than others? Innovative local companies play a key role.
Did you know it's a myth that Teflon came out of NASA?
The history of recorded music has been marked by endless artistic and technological changes. While music labels persist, digital technology has profoundly altered why they exist and how they work.