#App of the Week

  • Article: This App Allows Users to 'Walk a Mile' in a Rohingya Refugee's Shoes
    Finance & Innovation

    This App Allows Users to 'Walk a Mile' in a Rohingya Refugee's Shoes

    April 25, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Revolutionary" app aims to increase public empathy toward the plight of Rohingya refugees. Read more

  • Article: Settling Into a New Country Is Hard — But Luckily, There's an App for That
    Finance & Innovation

    Settling Into a New Country Is Hard — But Luckily, There's an App for That

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 13, 2017

    It's one of several new apps making life easier for newcomers. Read more

  • Article: This App Will Change the Way You Think About Vegetarian Cuisine
    Food & Hunger

    This App Will Change the Way You Think About Vegetarian Cuisine

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 7, 2017

    Each week, the world’s greatest chefs spill their secrets about healthy eating. Read more

  • Article: Facebook’s 'Town Hall' Just Made It So Much Easier to Contact Your Representatives
    Finance & Innovation

    Facebook’s 'Town Hall' Just Made It So Much Easier to Contact Your Representatives

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 31, 2017

    Your newsfeed just got political. Read more

  • Article: This Fitness App For All Body Types Raises Money for an Important Cause
    Finance & Innovation

    This Fitness App For All Body Types Raises Money for an Important Cause

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 23, 2017

    And it only requires seven minutes a day. Read more

  • Article: Women Are Interrupted by Men So Often This Agency Made an App About It
    Finance & Innovation

    Women Are Interrupted by Men So Often This Agency Made an App About It

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 16, 2017

    “Manterrupting” is a thing, people! Read more

  • Article: This ‘Robot Lawyer’ Is Helping Refugees Apply for Asylum
    Finance & Innovation

    This ‘Robot Lawyer’ Is Helping Refugees Apply for Asylum

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 8, 2017

    The same bot that helped overturn 160,000 parking tickets is taking on a new challenge. Read more

  • Article: This App Puts Protesters' Photos Right Into the Hands of Journalists
    Finance & Innovation

    This App Puts Protesters' Photos Right Into the Hands of Journalists

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 3, 2017

    “Our goal is really to be the tech team that independent journalists don’t have.” Read more