In recent years, China’s online shopping titans have been muscling into the prescription drug market. When JD.com, Alibaba’s archrival, realized the health market spans well beyond retail, it spun out its healthcare unit into a subsidiary last May for a potential initial public offering. That...

Data and artificial intelligence (AI) can add $450-500 billion to India's GDP by 2025, representing about 10 percent of the $5 trillion economy aspiration of the Indian government, a report by industry body Nasscom said on Tuesday.Nearly 45 percent of this value is likely to be delivered by three...

Netflix is testing a new “Shuffle Play” feature that could help you find something to watch if you’re feeling overwhelmed with all your streaming options, TechCrunch has confirmed. Based on photos users had posted online, the button is located...

Have you ever wondered about how technology could impact businesses in the cities you don’t regularly see on screen? Meet Ibu (“Madam” in Indonesian) Ance (pronounced “Ahn-Chey”), an Indonesian woman in Bukittinggi (a tier-two city in Sumatra) that owns three small businesses: a cell...

The shutdown of the global economy after the COVID-19 outbreak was a harsh reality check for businesses around the world. However, while no one was prepared for such an unprecedented event, some countries turned out to be less unprepared than others. A notable example is Singapore – the major...