#Tech

  • Article: Google Backs Plan to Map Pollution Coming From Every Power Plant in the World
    Environment

    Google Backs Plan to Map Pollution Coming From Every Power Plant in the World

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 21, 2019

    The effort could be a key tool in the fight against climate change. Read more

  • Article: Ashton Kutcher Is Fighting Online Child Sexual Abuse With Backing From a $280 Million Fund
    Finance & Innovation

    Ashton Kutcher Is Fighting Online Child Sexual Abuse With Backing From a $280 Million Fund

    By Sushmita Roy|April 17, 2019

    Thorn is one of eight recipients of funding from the Audacious Project, a TED-backed fund. Read more

  • Article: This App Hopes to Reduce Child Marriages in Bangladesh
    Finance & Innovation

    This App Hopes to Reduce Child Marriages in Bangladesh

    May 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than half of all Bangladeshi girls are married before they turn 18. Read more

  • Article: Medical Drones Are Bringing Healthcare to the Himalayas
    Finance & Innovation

    Medical Drones Are Bringing Healthcare to the Himalayas

    April 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of people living in remote areas of Nepal have no access to proper healthcare facilities. Read more

  • Article: These Companies Are Joining the Legal Fight Against Trump’s Travel Ban
    Finance & Innovation

    These Companies Are Joining the Legal Fight Against Trump’s Travel Ban

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 6, 2017

    Their “amicus brief” is not so amicable toward the Trump administration. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Kick Ass Team of Women Taking on Complex Patents in Tech
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Kick Ass Team of Women Taking on Complex Patents in Tech

    Jan. 17, 2017|HP Inc.

    “Non-geeky working mothers” are coming up with ideas to help make the world a better place. Read more

  • Article: These Mobile Tech Hubs Are Solar Powered and Could Bring Internet to 6,400 Indian Villages
    ImpactEducation

    These Mobile Tech Hubs Are Solar Powered and Could Bring Internet to 6,400 Indian Villages

    Nov. 19, 2016|HP Inc.

    4.3B people still don't have access to internet. These buses aim to help 15M of them in India. Read more

  • Article: India Will Add 2 New Megacities of 10M People Each by 2030
    Finance & Innovation

    India Will Add 2 New Megacities of 10M People Each by 2030

    By Meghan Werft|Oct. 12, 2016

    India’s population expected to surpass China’s by 2030. Read more