Mobile Services: Bots, the Next Frontier
The market for apps is maturing. Now one for text-based services, or chatbots, looks poised to take off.
Health Care: Things are Looking App
Mobile health apps are becoming more capable and potentially rather useful.
Road Haulage: The Appy Trucker
Digital help is at hand for a fragmented and often inefficient industry.
Industry in China: The March of the Zombies
China’s excess industrial capacity harms its economy and riles its trading partners.
Railways: Doing the Locomotion
The second golden age of American railroads is drawing to a close. Consolidation may follow.
Corporate Governance in Japan: Sharp Elbows
New twists in the battle for control of an ailing electronics firm.