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Liam Fox says Trump ‘very keen’ on trade deal

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has told the BBC he believes US President Donald Trump is “very keen” to do a trade deal. Mr Fox…

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Good Country: The new virtual country with no borders

If you were to create your own country, you might think about a territory, language and passports. Simon Anholt and Madeline Hung have taken a…

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Is blockchain living up to the hype?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Blockchain is one of the technologies used in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin As we approach Bitcoin’s 10th anniversary at the…

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Why I hate meetings – and how to make them better

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The pointless business meeting – we’ve all been there, says Stephanie Every time economists wonder why Britain’s productivity is…

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Budget 2018: How does the government collect and spend our money?

Image copyright Getty Images The government raises and spends just under £800bn a year. Such a big number is hard to picture, but for that…

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‘Davos in the Desert’ begins in Riyadh

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will host the conference Saudi Arabia’s investment conference has gone ahead despite international pressure for…

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Water Abundance XPRIZE’s $1.5M winner shows how to source fresh water from the air

You may remember that back in May, the Water Abundance XPRIZE  href=”https://techcrunch.com/2018/03/22/water-abundance-xprize-finalists-compete-in-gathering-water-from-thin-air/”>named the five finalists in its contest to demonstrate the sustainable and scalable collection…

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Los Angeles investors and entrepreneurs launch PledgeLA, a diversity and inclusion program

In an attempt to boost diversity and inclusion efforts and civic engagement between the growing technology industry in Los Angeles and the community that surrounds…

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Looks like Tiger Global Management just closed the second biggest venture fund this year

As we noted six months ago, Tiger Global Management, the 17-year-old investment group, is starting to see a whole lot of its venture-related startup investments…

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Guillermo del Toro is making a stop-motion Pinocchio movie for Netflix

Guillermo del Toro, the Academy Award-winning director of “The Shape of Water” (not to mention “Hellboy,” “Pan’s Labyrinth” and “Pacific Rim”) is making a new…

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