Science & Technology

4 Tech Giants Are Eating Up China’s Smartphone Market

China’s smartphone market is increasingly dominated by four big players: Huawei, Oppo, Vivo, and Xiaomi. According to a report from marketing and analytics firm Canalys, the Chinese smartphone market shrunk by more than 21 percent […]

International

How McKinsey Lost Its Way in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG — The blackouts kept coming. The state-owned power company, Eskom, was on the verge of insolvency. Maintenance was being deferred. And a major boiler exploded, threatening the national grid. McKinsey & Company, the godfather […]

Business

How Old Are Successful Tech Entrepreneurs?

In a new study, Jones, along with Javier Miranda of the U.S. Census Bureau and MIT’s Pierre Azoulay and J. Daniel Kim, use an expansive dataset to tackle that question. The researchers find that, contrary […]

Culture & Health

Teens are ditching Facebook like mad

Pew has posted the results of its first new “Teens, Social Media & Technology” survey in three years and the results of the survey show that the social media services teens find most important in […]

Business

America’s Trucker Shortage Is Hitting Home

THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY, the backbone of the U.S. economy, is carrying more weight than ever despite a critical shortage of drivers. And now this compression point is sending waves of pain through the supply chain […]