#Technology

  • Article: Tech Companies Are Failing to Stop Online Sexual Abuse, NYT Report Reveals

    Tech Companies Are Failing to Stop Online Sexual Abuse, NYT Report Reveals

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 15, 2019

    The New York Times found predators are slipping through the cracks of Facebook, Google, and more. Read more

  • Article: This Is the Surprising Reason Child Sexual Abuse Is on the Rise

    This Is the Surprising Reason Child Sexual Abuse Is on the Rise

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 25, 2019

    “Out of the Shadows” urges governments and businesses to use technology to protect children. Read more

  • Article: This App Is Helping to Clean Up Zimbabwe's Waste-Clogged Cities

    This App Is Helping to Clean Up Zimbabwe's Waste-Clogged Cities

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 24, 2019

    Through the Vaya Africa app, customers can schedule and pay for garbage collection. Read more

  • Article: Colombian Cities Are Fighting Mosquito-Borne Diseases With This App

    Colombian Cities Are Fighting Mosquito-Borne Diseases With This App

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 16, 2019

    Premise is helping to increase awareness and tackle mosquito breeding grounds. Read more

  • Article: British Students Create New Algorithm to Fight Homelessness

    British Students Create New Algorithm to Fight Homelessness

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 29, 2019

    Thousands of people sleep rough on England's streets every night. But this app could help. Read more

  • Article: This Company Wants to Feed 9 Billion People With Food Made From Air

    This Company Wants to Feed 9 Billion People With Food Made From Air

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 6, 2019

    The goal is to fight climate change in the process. Read more

  • Article: These Entrepreneurs Are Fighting for Gender Equality in Farming

    These Entrepreneurs Are Fighting for Gender Equality in Farming

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 5, 2019

    Women make up nearly half the global workforce in farming, yet they are often overlooked. Read more

  • Video: These Ugandan Health Workers Are Also Micro-Entrepreneurs
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    These Ugandan Health Workers Are Also Micro-Entrepreneurs

    From Cisco|June 3, 2019

    Cisco helps them stay in touch with their clients and optimize their business operations. Read more