World Economic Forum

Everledger’s Kemp and OmiseGO’s Hasegawa join TC Blockchain

Blockchain technology and the decentralizing effects of distributed ledgers have enormous amounts of potential and may mean the Internet will never be the same again. The fact that one could eventuall

Join the TechCrunch Meetup in Davos #TCDavos

TechCrunch is holding an informal meetup during the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Grab a free ticket here. The event precedes our TechCrunch Meetup the week after

The World Economic Forum is setting up a tech-focused hub in San Francisco

Recognizing the central role that technology plays in the global economy, the WEF is establishing a new center in San Francisco to connect tech companies and policymakers in the heart of the world's t

How government can unlock three trillion dollars of value in the digital economy

The traditional Silicon Valley view is that innovation happens in spite rather than because of government. But according to Accenture Senior Director of Strategy, Anand Shah, government does have an i

Africa Roundup: UPS Enters Drone Space, Uber Tests Cash, Facebook Offers Free Internet in Nigeria

More big U.S. corporate names are entering Africa’s tech space and testing new models there. UPS took its first steps in the African drone delivery space teaming up with San Francisco startup Zip

Shopkick, SoundCloud, And Lookout Named Technology Pioneers By The World Economic Forum

Every year the <a target="_blank" href="http://www.weforum.org/">World Economic Forum</a> picks a number of up-and-coming technology startups from around the world and dubs them <a target="_blank" hre

CloudFlare, Dropbox, Palantir And Kickstarter Named Technology Pioneers By The World Economic Forum

Every year the <a href="http://www.weforum.org/">World Economic Forum</a> picks a number of up-and-coming technology startups from around the world and dubs them <a href="http://www.weforum.org/en/Com

Pitch A Way To Close The Global Income Gap On YouTube, And Go To Davos 2011

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/youtube-davos.jpg"> Every January, world leaders, entrepreneurs, and journalists descend on Davos, Switzerland at the <a href="http://www.wef

Day One at Summer Davos: It’s all about the Soft Power

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World Economic Forum Announces New Batch Of Young Global Leaders (Mark Zuckerberg, Chad Hurley, Kevin Rose And More)

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/wef.jpg" alt="" />The <a href="http://www.weforum.org">World Economic Forum</a> has just published its annual list of Young Global Lead

WELCOM To The World’s Most Exclusive Social Network (Not Really, But Here Are Screenshots)

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/welcom.png" /> The <a href="http://www.weforum.org/en/index.htm">World Economic Forum</a> in Davos is finally <a href="http://www.wefo