The wager that tech titans like Amazon, Facebook and YouTube will soon successfully bid for the global rights to major live-sport events at the expense of leading TV broadcasters is on.

Apple Inc. has done it again (see TechMutineers chart). It commands the pinnacle of 2017's Top 15 TechMutineers, our exclusive list of the most influential tech companies in the global media, entertainment and creativity (MEC) sectors. 

The heated race between Apple Music and Spotify for fans’ hearts and minds might center on music, not tech, as the former’s US$400m acquisition of Shazam shows.

Could the long-awaited launch of the Augmented Reality (AR) platform Magic Leap One in 2018 be the quantum jump that spells the end of themmobile-first business model?