The Finnish city of Salo, once a center of Nokia’s cellphone production, is finding rebirth in what Nokia left behind: scores of experienced engineers and vast areas of idled factories that are attracting startups.
Shell and Total are set to sign deals to develop Iranian oil fields, according to the country’s oil ministry, suggesting energy companies won’t let Donald Trump’s pledge to undo the Iran nuclear deal deter them from investing.
There is a yawning chasm between what innovation promises for the economy and what it is delivering. Outside of personal technology, improvements in everyday life have been incremental, not revolutionary. A Wall Street Journal series explains why that is and looks at ways to reboot.