Tag Archives: technology

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Committing to Action: Girls and STEM at CGI

Late last month, President Clinton, Secretary Clinton, and Chelsea Clinton hosted the fourth meeting of CGI Americas, an annual event focused on finding solutions that promote economic recovery in the United States. This working meeting brought together leaders from corporations, … Read more >

#Tech4Good @ #CES2013

Walking through the CES halls last week was like being a kid on Christmas morning. Lights are flashing, adrenaline is flowing, and there are so many things to see and unwrap. Your heart pounds with excitement as you decide on … Read more >

Closing the Sign Language Gap in China

This blog is the first post in our series “Creating a Better Future: Stories of Intel’s Impact Around the World”. In China, a shortage of sign language experts has caused a communications gap between deaf people and the hearing world. … Read more >

She Will Innovate: New Changemakers and Ashoka Fellows

“Ashoka knows that when women and girls have a chance to succeed, everybody wins,” said Ashoka President, Diana Wells. “The three winners in the ‘She Will Innovate’ competition are unlocking access to literacy, education, health information, and economic opportunity for … Read more >

mechanisms for change: can YOU be part of the solution?

Last week I blogged about some recent studies which indicate that ICT has an important role to play in combating climate change. One question that came up was, aside from good policies, how are the carbon emission savings outlined in … Read more >

What do cheetahs and technology have in common?

Did you know that in Namibia, Africa – 25 million acres of land are choked by invasive thorn bushes, which then make agriculture impossible and alter the water cycle thereby threatening life for humans and animals, like the cheetah? And … Read more >