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Tidal bore energy was harnessed as far back as the 1960s. It’s predictable, renewable and can produce massive amounts of power; but it’s also costly and damaging

Tidal bore energy: how its harnessed

Tidal bore energy was harnessed as far back as the 1960s. It’s predictable, renewable and can produce massive amounts of power; but it’s also costly and damaging

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Social network participation among Fortune 500 CEOs Positive trends point to a US embrace of solar power
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Apple has been found not guilty of anti-competitive behaviour after an Oakland juror ruled that the software update in question amounted to a genuine product improvement
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Apple wins $1bn class-action lawsuit

Apple has been found not guilty of anti-competitive behaviour after an Oakland juror ruled that the software update in question amounted to a genuine product improvement

Technology Plasco Energy Group's Executive Vice President of Operations explains how the company’s advanced conversion technology will efficiently convert waste to energy and fuels, revolutionising waste management

Plasco Energy Group’s advanced technologies turn waste into an opportunity

Plasco Energy Group’s Executive Vice President of Operations explains how the company’s advanced conversion technology will efficiently convert waste to energy and fuels, revolutionising waste management

Technology Didier Deltort, General Manager of New Economy Award-winner GE Healthcare Monitoring Solutions, explains how pioneering initiatives are helping patients, caregivers and the community

GE Healthcare becomes a driving force in the medical revolution

Didier Deltort, General Manager of New Economy Award-winner GE Healthcare Monitoring Solutions, explains how pioneering initiatives are helping patients, caregivers and the community

Business For those looking to expand their international business, there’s never been a better time to look east

TMF Group: Asia has huge potential for business expansion

For those looking to expand their international business, there’s never been a better time to look east

The Knowledge
Technology Shops are always looking to improve customer loyalty. Andri Rusakov of software developer SoftServe explains how radio-frequency identification can prove that retailers care

Radio-frequency identification makes shopping a whole new experience

Shops are always looking to improve customer loyalty. Andri Rusakov of software developer SoftServe explains how radio-frequency identification can prove that retailers care

Technology Volcano Corporation is the winner of the 2014 New Economy Award for Best Clinical Imaging Company. Egon Wülfert explains how breakthroughs could help reduce the number of deaths from the world’s biggest killer

Volcano Corporation’s imaging technologies help cut heart disease

Volcano Corporation is the winner of the 2014 New Economy Award for Best Clinical Imaging Company. Egon Wülfert explains how breakthroughs could help reduce the number of deaths from the world’s biggest killer

Strategy Japan has one of the highest adoption rates in the world – but nearly all instances are patriarchs adopting well-educated men in their 20s and 30s

Adult adoption a key ingredient to success in Japanese business

Japan has one of the highest adoption rates in the world – but nearly all instances are patriarchs adopting well-educated men in their 20s and 30s

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Business Virtual reality is staging a comeback. Advances made in video games are being applied in education, healthcare and psychotherapy

Virtual reality set to enhance just about every industry

Virtual reality is staging a comeback. Advances made in video games are being applied in education, healthcare and psychotherapy

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Strategy Crowdfunding is threatening to supplant the banking industry’s status as the go-to source of finance for small businesses, writes Matt Timms

Crowdfunding changes the face of small business financing

Crowdfunding is threatening to supplant the banking industry’s status as the go-to source of finance for small businesses, writes Matt Timms

The Knowledge
Business So far, 2014 has been a stellar year for logistics services. We speak to New Economy Award winner Santos Brasil about the surge in trade

Santos Brasil brings benefits from booming ports Brazil-wide

So far, 2014 has been a stellar year for logistics services. We speak to New Economy Award winner Santos Brasil about the surge in trade

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Business The New Economy is proud to recognise Nairobi’s Sarit Centre as Africa’s Most Sustainable Shopping Mall. The centre’s managers explain how, as well as protecting the environment, it has survived a coup, anticipated trends and revolutionised retail

‘City within a city’ Sarit Centre changes African retail forever

The New Economy is proud to recognise Nairobi’s Sarit Centre as Africa’s Most Sustainable Shopping Mall. The centre’s managers explain how, as well as protecting the environment, it has survived a coup, anticipated trends and revolutionised retail

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Energy Methane is one of the main contributors to greenhouse gas emissions. Paul Fukumoto of cleantech specialist Ener-Core explains how we can turn this pollutant into a valuable energy source

Cleantech innovator Ener-Core turns air pollution into energy

Methane is one of the main contributors to greenhouse gas emissions. Paul Fukumoto of cleantech specialist Ener-Core explains how we can turn this pollutant into a valuable energy source

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Technology A subprime auto loan boom following the financial crisis has brought about a new evil, in the form of the virtual repo man

Loan providers to punish late payers through car disablement

A subprime auto loan boom following the financial crisis has brought about a new evil, in the form of the virtual repo man

Technology Wearable tech has been a hot topic ever since Google announced its glasses and Samsung helped pioneer the smartwatch. Now a slew of young researchers are investing in wearable fashion that generates sustainable energy

Sustainable style: the young designers revolutionising clothing

Wearable tech has been a hot topic ever since Google announced its glasses and Samsung helped pioneer the smartwatch. Now a slew of young researchers are investing in wearable fashion that generates sustainable energy

Technology In the wake of its most successful iPhone launch in September, Apple fails to impress with the iPad Air 2

Apple divides the crowd at underwhelming iPad launch

In the wake of its most successful iPhone launch in September, Apple fails to impress with the iPad Air 2

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Technology Professor Karsten König of JenLab explains how femtosecond lasers are making an impact in nanosurgery, from stem cells to sunscreen

JenLab’s nanotechnology solutions speed up skin cancer detection

Professor Karsten König of JenLab explains how femtosecond lasers are making an impact in nanosurgery, from stem cells to sunscreen

Technology Britain has a rich and proud history of invention – it helped create the modern world. However, it has a lousy track record in making any money from its innovations

The Brits: great at inventing, not so successful at monetising

Britain has a rich and proud history of invention – it helped create the modern world. However, it has a lousy track record in making any money from its innovations

Energy Aeroplanes are polluters, but the businesses that support them can do a lot to offset that. Henri-Philippe Sambuc, CEO of Catecar, explains how his company’s latest electric vehicle is just one example of this

Catecar fights against climate change with Dragonfly vehicle

Aeroplanes are polluters, but the businesses that support them can do a lot to offset that. Henri-Philippe Sambuc, CEO of Catecar, explains how his company’s latest electric vehicle is just one example of this