Technology

Rapid Response

Congress's Actions This Fall Could Destroy the Internet as We Know It

Net neutrality might be dead by Thanksgiving.
Impact Staff
11.2.17
Frontier

How Dirt Bikes and Flower Gardens are Helping Rebuild Baltimore

Innovators are taking back their city with social programs that employ ex-offenders and encourage STEM education.
Emily Weitz
10.12.17
Frontier

People Are Competing to Solve an Education Crisis in Developing Nations

XPRIZE challenges teams to develop open source and scalable software to enable children to teach themselves reading, writing and arithmetic within 15 months.
Alice Rowsome
10.11.17
Frontier

What Last Week's Traffic Jams in NYC Meant for Social Impact

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology's social innovation program Solve wants to provide key funding, networks, and support for the world's brightest minds and ideas.
Alex Amouyel
9.24.17
Frontier

Average American Household Loses $9 Per Day Because of Poor Infrastructure

The Sustainable Development Goals have specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. Today, we take a look at Goal #9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure.
Katelyn Harrop
9.22.17
Frontier

Bug Your Congressperson About Vital Issues With This Simple Widget

A Brooklyn arts organization set up a tool to call your representatives on repeat so you don't have to.
Aaron Barksdale
8.22.17
Frontier

Trendy Social Activists Prove Instagram is a Platform for More Than Selfies

When influencers use their platforms for a cause, it can get picked up outside of social media into everyday conversations -- and real life actions.
Devorah Rose
7.26.17
Frontier

How to Protect Yourself From Dangerous Users on Dating Apps

Millennials have grown up with technology so meeting stranger online isn’t that alarming, but it should be.
Eden Stuart
7.14.17
Frontier

Millions of People Can Now Produce Goods for Next to Nothing

Digital technology is making it easier than ever for anyone to become an entrepreneur, but it's also making many jobs obsolete.
Impact Staff
7.13.17
Frontier

People Are Sending This Letter to Congress to Protect Net Neutrality

Big business is trying to kill the Internet as we know it, but the fight is far from over.
Impact Staff
7.12.17
Rise Up

The Soul of the Internet is Up for Grabs

It’s Team Cable vs. Team Internet as things heat up at the FCC.
Nick Chedli Carter
7.11.17
VICE

How Google Docs Became a Key Tool for Social Justice

Word processors are bland and boring. But lately, Google Docs and Sheets have been transforming the way we organize.
Tyler Trykowski
4.25.17
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