Future Business

MT keeps track of the trends and technologies set to change the world of business.

Predicting the future with Silicon Valley 'oracle' Tim O'Reilly

Predicting the future with Silicon Valley 'oracle' Tim O'Reilly

The tech veteran has been ahead of the curve for 30 years. Here's how he...

Former Dyson CEO on how to close the skills gap

Former Dyson CEO on how to close the skills gap

Our productivity levels are lagging. We're paralysed by Brexit. And we're being outpaced by rival...

Is there a future for Dixons Carphone?

Is there a future for Dixons Carphone?

Revenues are expected to slip and mobile is to blame.

Can VR actually live up to the hype?

Can VR actually live up to the hype?

Sony's doing something right - its Playstation VR has outsold than Oculus and Hive combined....

Is the gambling sector facing an 'existential threat'?

Is the gambling sector facing an 'existential threat'?

Gambleaware wants more from bookies and bookies want more from online.

Productivity starts in the workplace, not in the future

Productivity starts in the workplace, not in the future

The government's industrial strategy misses the importance of good management, says Perkbox co-founder Chieu Cao....

The return of Concorde?

The return of Concorde?

US start-up Boom Supersonic wants to bring back superspeed air-travel. Richard Branson and Japan Airlines...

3 questions for Elon Musk in 2018

3 questions for Elon Musk in 2018

It's been a big year for the Tesla and SpaceX head honcho - here are...

Eric Ries set to launch new Long-Term Stock Exchange

Eric Ries set to launch new Long-Term Stock Exchange

Our current stock markets encourage short-term thinking and stymie growth. So Eric Ries, author of...

2 reasons why Buzzfeed can't rely on listicles anymore

2 reasons why Buzzfeed can't rely on listicles anymore

The notorious clickbait-dealer cuts jobs as revenues disappoint.