#Technology

  • 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

  • Video: How HP and the Clooney Foundation Are Working to Get Syrian Refugees in School
    PartnerEducation

    How HP and the Clooney Foundation Are Working to Get Syrian Refugees in School

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 25, 2018|HP Inc.

    Without access to education, millions of Syrian children are at risk of becoming a lost generation. Read more

  • Article: This Social Enterprise is Helping Indian Women and Youth Gain Skills and Build Careers in Technology
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    This Social Enterprise is Helping Indian Women and Youth Gain Skills and Build Careers in Technology

    Oct. 22, 2018|Cisco

    Anudip, supported by Cisco, has trained more than 85,000 Indian women and youth. Read more

  • Article: IBM Wants to Use AI to Stop Human Trafficking Before It Occurs
    Citizenship

    IBM Wants to Use AI to Stop Human Trafficking Before It Occurs

    Oct. 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Data hub will collect info on money movement and compare it to ways that traffickers move money. Read more

  • Article: Verizon Is Helping Students Bridge the Digital Divide
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    Verizon Is Helping Students Bridge the Digital Divide

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 17, 2018|Verizon

    Millions of students in the US lack access to high-speed internet and advanced technology. Read more

  • Article: This Trailblazing South African Pilot Is Now Working to Get Girls Into Science
    Girls & Women

    This Trailblazing South African Pilot Is Now Working to Get Girls Into Science

    By Mbali Kgame|Oct. 11, 2018

    Refilwe Ledwaba is first black woman to fly for the South African Police Services. Read more