Tag: Tech

Ukrainian tech publications pivot to cover the war and provide survival advice

Did you miss a session at the Data Summit? Watch On-Demand Here. Vera Chernysh is the СЕО and managing editor of the three largest technology and business news publications in Ukraine — MC.today, ITC.UA and Highload. Chernysh has seen her own reality shift since Russia’s invasion and attack on Ukraine in February, but she quickly…


Today’s edition of The Download, MIT Technology Review’s daily tech newsletter

—Patrick Howell O’Neill The must-reads I’ve combed the internet to find you today’s most fun/important/scary/fascinating stories about technology. 1 Food prices are soaringUkraine supplies much of the world’s wheat, corn, and barley—and its farmers are unlikely to be able to plant this season. (NYT $)  + Climate change is compounding the problem. (Wired $)  + A Ukrainian MP…


Emerging tech and the overlooked board member

Did you miss a session at the Data Summit? Watch On-Demand Here. By Bradley L. Gerstman, cofounder of Gotham Government Relations and Gerstman Schwartz LLP. In its most distilled form, a board of directors is described as “a group of people who manage or direct a company or organization.” For both for-profit and non-profit institutions,…


Unity launches tech demo Enemies for GDC crowd

GamesBeat Summit 2022 returns with its largest event for leaders in gaming on April 26-28th. Reserve your spot here! Unity unveiled Enemies, its latest tech demo aimed at impressing game developers. At the Game Developers Conference, Unity’s team behind the Adam and The Heretic demos has released its latest tech demo, Enemies. This real-time cinematic teaser…


How to Build a Successful Tech Company From the Ground Up

Approximately 90 percent of startups fail before they become profitable, often because of a few basic mistakes. Nearly half of these tech company failures result from the product not being something people actually needed. Other common causes of startup failures include running out of money or team members who weren’t well-qualified for their roles. These…


Tech talent flees Russia as Western sanctions bite – TechCrunch

Russia is seeing an exodus of entrepreneurs, computer programmers and other educated middle-class citizens as Western sanctions and political instability make it impossible to run an international business in the country. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has forced millions to flee their homes, fearing for their lives. But the war is also leading to Russians moving…