Archives for Technology
According to an Earth Institute report, Ethiopia, along with its neighbors, Djibouti and Somalia, could be in for a long-term struggle with climate change.
Mark Zuckerberg promised that Facebook will help the UN bring internet connectivity to Syrian refugee camps throughout the Middle East.
The Closed Loop Fund Fund announced 3 investments that it claims will boost recycling rates and reduce the annual $5B that cities spend on trash collection.
This week, the Obama administration announced a smart cities initiative that promises $160 million to help cities find new solutions to timeless problems.
Boyan Slat, a 20-year-old Dutch national, believes he has invented a system that can help confront the growing crisis of plastic trash in the oceans.
#YesWeCode, led by Van Jones, advocates for STEM inclusion and wider access to computer science education for minority students across the country.
Your poop could actually turn into gold, according to scientists exploring the feasibility of extracting metals from solid waste.
SAP's latest integrated report tracks its longstanding initiatives on sustainability, social programs and financial performance.
Google has proposed a new campus and is offering Mountain View US$200 million in infrastructure and public benefits. But some locals are dubious.
One 12-year-old girl, writing in an op-ed, shows how bias against women in the tech sector is even showing up in gaming apps available in Apple’s App Store.
In Burma, one telecommunications company, Ooredoo, has partnered with various organizations to empower women by expanding access to mobile phones.
Famed yacht designer Christian Grande of Italy has proposed AbiFloat, which combines modular building and luxury in a floating village setting.