Danielle Beurteaux

Danielle Beurteaux

About Danielle Beurteaux

Danielle Beurteaux is a New York-based writer who covers business, technology, and philanthropy. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Popular Mechanics, CNN, and Institutional Investor's Alpha, among other outlets.

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How Much Is Your Network Worth? About $26.2 Billion

22-Jun-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

The big news of Microsoft’s acquisition of corporate network LinkedIn illuminated a few truths about social networks. One is that social networks are still big business for the digital economy, a

Will Tech Bring Back Mall Shoppers?

15-Jun-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

Malls are staying put, but they’re going mobile to lure back shoppers. There’s a new raft of in-mall technology companies that are creating applications that do everything from alert shoppers of d

The New Digital Divide: Which Side Are You On?

14-Jun-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

Here are some numbers that might make many a digital startup a bit uncomfortable. According to a new Pew Research Foundation study, most Americans aren’t very involved in the digital economy.

Is Anti-Drone Tech The Next Billion-Dollar Business?

6-Jun-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

The market for drone business services is worth more than $126 billion, according to a recent PwC report. Another report, which separates drones by type and use, predicts the market will reach $5.59

Your New Utopian Home?

2-Jun-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

One of the biggest and most dramatic societal trends in recent decades has been the population migration away from towns and rural environments to large urban centers. The United Nations Population Fu

This Is a Huge Market – And We’ll All Be Part of It

25-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

May is Older Americans Month, which aims to highlight the roles and issues of seniors. A recent report released by the Consumer Technology Association and the CTA Foundation, a tech nonprofit focused

Americans Are Too Afraid To Shop Online

24-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

According to a new report released by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (part of the U.S. Department of Commerce), Americans are very concerned about online security and p

More Resources, More Problems

23-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

This is the second of a two-part series on resource volatility. As noted in the first post, globalization has created an environment of resource volatility. This post, with numbers 11 through 20 on t

Are You Friends With Bots?

17-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

Feeling overwhelmed by the demands of your social media life? If you’re suffering from social information overload, it might be time to filter some of that never-ending communication stream. But

VR Is Missing Something Important – Content

16-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

The biggest, buzziest tech right now has got to be virtual reality. With the release of so many headsets onto the market recently – Vive, Google Cardboard, Oculus, Gear, to name a few – your avera