Bhaskar Chakravorti

Medford, Mass.

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Latest from Bhaskar Chakravorti

3 ways in which a 3D printer may one day save your life

The 3D printing industry is struggling, but health care applications could bring great benefits.

March 7, 2016

Why Twitter’s best days may be behind it

Twitter has stumbled and faces five big barriers to saving itself.

January 29, 2016

David Bowie taught me everything I need to know about innovation

If innovation was a person, he or she would look like David Bowie.

January 13, 2016

The 5 ways innovations fail at CES

Beware of hype. And even having a good product isn't enough.

January 7, 2016

Why I’m optimistic on climate change despite the impossible goals of the Paris talks

The challenge is daunting, but there's reason for hope.

December 4, 2015

The problem with the endless discussion of disruptive innovation

A conversation that's dominated academic circles is distracting from what really matters.

November 24, 2015

Car Wars: Can the phantom menace win or will the empire strike back?

The incumbents have their hands full as Google and Uber move in.

October 19, 2015

The UN’s new goals could trigger a burst of innovation in sustainable development

The UN's sustainable development goals are the change we need.

September 23, 2015

Why Uber is winning in China, where most U.S. tech companies have failed

Most U.S. tech companies fail in China. Uber's unique path is paying off.

July 27, 2015

How Japan’s shortcomings can trigger its next burst of innovation

Don't give up on Japan yet. Its flaws can prove helpful as it looks to innovate.

July 6, 2015