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Business Archive

  • What Will Alphabet Be When It Grows Up?

    To truly change the world, Google’s new holding company will need something that has eluded many previous industrial labs: an effective commercialization strategy.


  • Who Will Own the Robots?

    We’re in the midst of a jobs crisis, and rapid advances in AI and other technologies may be one culprit. How can we get better at sharing the wealth that technology creates?


  • Project Loon

    Billions of people could get online for the first time thanks to helium balloons that Google will soon send over many places cell towers don’t reach.

    Availability: 1-2 years


  • Agricultural Drones

    Relatively cheap drones with advanced sensors and imaging capabilities are giving farmers new ways to increase yields and reduce crop damage.


  • Paying for Solar Power

    SolarCity’s massive new manufacturing plant in Buffalo, New York, reflects a booming demand for solar power. Is it sustainable?


  • Tech’s Enduring Great-Man Myth

    The idea that particular individuals drive history has long been discredited. Yet it persists in the tech industry, obscuring some of the fundamental factors in innovation.


  • A Tale of
    Two Drugs

    Today’s medicines can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars a year. The story of how two companies set prices for their costly new drugs suggests that the way we determine the value of such treatments will help decide the future of our health-care system.



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