#Technology

  • Article: These Futuristic 'Smart Glasses' Help Doctors Direct Warzone Surgery Without Actually Being There
    Health

    These Futuristic 'Smart Glasses' Help Doctors Direct Warzone Surgery Without Actually Being There

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 9, 2019

    It could save lives — and UK aid is helping. Read more

  • Article: These 6 Genius Tech Innovators Are Working to Make Sure Every Last Child Gets Immunized
    Health

    These 6 Genius Tech Innovators Are Working to Make Sure Every Last Child Gets Immunized

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 21, 2018

    From apps to fingerprinting, these creations are saving lives. Read more

  • Article: Innovating The Future To Close The Gender Gap In South Africa
    PartnerGirls & Women

    Innovating The Future To Close The Gender Gap In South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 28, 2018|Motsepe Foundation

    The Motsepe Foundation is increasing the number of girls and women in Science and Technology. Read more

  • Article: Drones, Data, and Digital Tools Are Fighting Human Rights Abuses
    Finance & Innovation

    Drones, Data, and Digital Tools Are Fighting Human Rights Abuses

    Nov. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The technology could help tackle issues ranging from human trafficking to deforestation. Read more

  • Video: Using Technology to Build the Bridge to Possible
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    Using Technology to Build the Bridge to Possible

    Nov. 13, 2018|Cisco

    Technology is helping global problem solvers to tackle some of the world’s greatest challenges. Read more

  • Article: Tech-Based Education Holds Back Low-Income Students: Report
    Education

    Tech-Based Education Holds Back Low-Income Students: Report

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 31, 2018

    Many high schoolers don’t have the digital resources to complete homework. Read more

  • Article: How Nigerian Women Are Using WhatsApp to Chat, Learn, and Earn
    Girls & Women

    How Nigerian Women Are Using WhatsApp to Chat, Learn, and Earn

    Oct. 31, 2018

    Women said WhatsApp had allowed them to communicate better, particularly with local politicians. Read more

  • Article: Teen Girls and Boys Don't Have Equal Access to Mobile Phones Worldwide
    Girls & Women

    Teen Girls and Boys Don't Have Equal Access to Mobile Phones Worldwide

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Oct. 25, 2018

    Many parents discriminate against their daughters when it comes to cellphone use. Read more