The U.S. might be the leader in startups, but entrepreneurship elsewhere is catching up. Here are a few of the world's rock stars.
In Silicon Valley, some dare to ask: Why hire a PhD, when a self-taught kid is just as good?
Why design is the secret weapon of the social network.
The stereotypical founder of a Silicon Valley giant is an insanely arrogant, pathologically driven, geekily brilliant 22-year-old guy. This boom looks different. For the first time in startup history, girl wonders actually have an edge over the boys. (Not that anyone has noticed.) Can the new femme entrepreneurs seize their moment?
In 2005, when Ruchi Sanghvi walked into Facebook's offices in downtown Palo Alto looking for a job, she didn't expect to become the poster girl for women in Silicon Valley. Now almost a decade -- and two jobs -- later, including a stint at Dropbox, the tag of 'Facebook's first female engineer' still holds.
Google wants Voice Search to master the Tower of Babel. So Linne Ha travels the world, gathering the language samples used to train it.
Will tech chops, great looks, and a hotshot social network add up to success for Brit Morin?
The increasing deployment of robots to disarm or subdue suspects is stirring ethical debate.
Dorsey and Square COO Keith Rabois talk to Fast Company about their unintentional, design-driven revolution, what it means for the cash register space, the deals space, and the future of buying ... everything.
The State Department is looking to the tech world for new ideas to help solve increasingly difficult (and scary) problems.
Health care has long been ripe for disruption. Now an emerging group of hot startups and savvy execs are going all-in on building bigger smarter and--yes--sexier health care technologies. Is change finally coming? Practice Fusion's Tamara Khan explains.