The Future of Tech Is People

Technology has always been a means for humanity to overcome challenges. But we are more aware than ever that it also creates challenges. The ultimate impact of how technology shapes our future will depend on us.

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The Tech and the Controversy of Contact Tracing 

While Wuhan requires residents to carry scannable “health codes” on their phones, democracies weigh the privacy considerations in contact tracing options.

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COVID May Have Stopped The Techlash – But Contact Tracing Could Bring It Back

One misstep here, and tech companies could find themselves back in the penalty box, their trillion-dollar market caps a distant and wistful memory.

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Announcing… the Signal Conference in July 2020

On July 15-16, Signal returns to tackle what comes next. Assumptions about business models, consumer behavior, supply chains, and forecasting have been upended. Mark your calendar for this online event and stay tuned for Signal’s always extraordinary line-up.

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Emerging Technologies in the New Normal

The world post-pandemic will be more virtual, more local and even more data-driven. Here are the technologies being accelerated by this change.

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A New Kind of Growth Curve

Changing consumer behavior presents an opportunity to do things in new and different ways, says Union Square Ventures’ Rebecca Kaden.

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The Impact of Imagery

In this powerful new film, P&G looks at the way the LGBTQ community has been portrayed in advertising over the last century.

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When Your Product Is Ready to Get Big

Scale demands new ways of doing things. For This is L., that meant changing the manufacturing strategy.

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How Starbucks Built a Fiercely Loyal Community in China

The coffee giant leaned on a tightly integrated online to offline (O2O) approach. With social distancing, O2O is more important than ever.

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