Women entrepreneurs are breaking barriers by increasingly entering occupations traditionally dominated by men, helping economies recover after COVID-19.
The last two years have altered the world, and the lens through with we view it. And through all the change, mobile connectivity provided a steadying hand.
The race to deploy LEO satellite constellations is highly competitive and will require multi-stakeholder cooperation to deliver inclusive connectivity.
The sudden growth of the simple online game Wordle has led to it being bought by the New York Times - in a bid to boost the newspaper's online audience.
The digital divide could be closed with the help of airships. Low-altitude airships that increase internet connectivity are being trialled in Zanzibar. If successful, they could be used i...
The gap between the oldest and youngest adults has narrowed as adoption of key technologies by those in the oldest age group has grown in the past decade.
For many Canadians, COVID-19 has already taken a toll on their mental health, with one in four reporting symptoms of depression, anxiety, or PTSD in 2021.
The World Economic Forum launched the first cross-sector Alliance to accelerate digital inclusion and connect critical sectors of economies.
Locking your digital device for a set period, prior planning, positive thinking, and reflection are all important steps to an effective digital detox.
What 300 digital communities across Africa, Asia, North America and South America can teach us about closing the digital divide and connecting the world.
In villages and townships, Africans are building their own internet infrastructure to connect and protect the unconnected. This can improve education.
COVID-19 accelerated a digital shift in healthcare delivery that was a long time coming but digital health inclusion is essential for everyone to feel the benefits.
The loss of digital trust suggests many people are worried about the role technology plays in their lives currently. Here's how to rebuild digital trust.
While most of the focus is on getting everyone connected, experts at Lisbon’s Web Summit say making internet access more affordable and less complicated is also key.
A recent World Bank webinar explored the role of smartphones in development programmes, particularly in light of the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.