NEWS IN BRIEF

Chase Pay App Demise Highlights U.S. Lag in Mobile Pay Adoption

When JPMorgan Chase & Co. said this week it was shutting its Chase Pay app, it was a sign of struggles --...

Startups Using Agility, Experience, to Move the Needle on Opioid Crisis

From a social network for addicts to robots that test sewage water for traces of drugs, startups and private companies are applying...

NEWS ANALYSIS

Chase Pay App Demise Highlights U.S. Lag in Mobile Pay Adoption

When JPMorgan Chase & Co. said this week it was shutting its Chase Pay app, it was a sign of struggles -- and opportunities -- for banks and tech firms as Americans...

Startups Using Agility, Experience, to Move the Needle on Opioid Crisis

From a social network for addicts to robots that test sewage water for traces of drugs, startups and private companies are applying innovative solutions to one of the nation’s most pressing problems...

New Tools Emerge to Measure Water Risk Exposure

For investors, companies and governments seeking to assess water risk exposure, there are more solutions than ever to dig deep for water data and evaluate their supply chains. There...

Merchant Bank Sees Opportunities In Carbon-Curbing Technology

Turquoise International, a merchant bank focusing on energy efficiency and the environment, will manage a Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 following their success with the first fund. LCLF 2,...

PROFILES

Energy Tech Start-up Crusoe Aims To Turn Gas Flaring into Useful Power

Natural gas flaring is more than just blasts of flames jetting high above the New Jersey Turnpike and gas wells around the world. The burning off of excess natural gas spews carbon...

OPINIONS

Apple News+ Dilemma Stalking Big Media: Matt Lindsay

It’s been nearly two months since Apple launched its $9.99 a month Apple News+, but the debate over its offering to media companies and the public at large is far from over.

Consumer Sentiment Toward IVF Treatment

KEY TAKEAWAYS The rising age of mothers at childbirth, health stressors, and high costs of living are boosting the global need for fertility services. In response to these trends, Private Equity firms are deploying...

Co-Working: A Growth Opportunity for an Expanding Indian Workforce

KEY TAKEAWAYS Co-working spaces are becoming the preferred workspaces not just for entrepreneurs, but also for corporations. By sidestepping elaborate leases, the cost savings to companies and people alike is considerable. India is emerging...

The Windows of the Future Cut Energy Costs with Intelligence

KEY TAKEAWAYS The ability to control how much light gets into an office space is becoming very popular with commercial building developers. These windows can help lower cooling bills while adding a layer of...