What if you could learn a new language and, in the process, make the Internet more accessible? The guy who created those annoying security tests is making it happen with a program called Duolingo.
Sure, there is great cloud-based education software available, but many schools lack either the hardware or the bandwidth to make them work. Hope comes in the form of some clever--and cheap--hardware innovations from around the world.
In his latest piece of amusing work for Water.org, the Oscar-winner gets a little pushy with some children who aren’t asking Santa for the right gift.
Method had the pie in the sky plan to take trash from the ocean and turn it into cleaner bottles--but where do you get all that plastic? From a company whose business model involves cleaning up the ocean.
People with ideas for technologies that could help save the planet often think the importance of their idea trumps the need for business acumen. They couldn’t be more wrong. Even a rocket scientist found it challenging to turn his brilliant idea into a successful business.
After arguing that the world needs more companies founded by women, Jean Brittingham responds to critics who say that the world should stop telling women what to do.