Facial Recognition Technology and What It Means for Data Privacy and Protection

Imagine walking into a store, picking up a pint of milk, heading to the cash desk, shooting the cashier a smile, and going on your merry way. No card, no cash, no phone; just your...


KFC, Dog Bowties, And Politicians: What You Can Really Buy With Cryptocurrency

To say that cryptocurrency is popular is an understatement. The cryptocurrency craze that started with Bitcoin is in full swing, and there are now dozens, probably hundreds, of...


Has Facebook Learned Its Lesson From the Cambridge Analytica Privacy Breach—And Should You Be Worried?

We all use Facebook in different ways—maybe you get on it solely to watch viral videos of pandas shared by your friends, or to stay updated on your sister who just moved to...


Technology for Social Good: How This Simple App is Joining a Global Movement

**This is part of our series highlighting startups who share our mission of trying to make people's lives just a little easier** Technology and medicine are two forces that have...


Sell Your DNA = Get Tokens. How Blockchain Is Changing Genetic Research.

**This is part of our series highlighting startups who share our mission of trying to make people's lives just a little easier** Blockchain and tokens have become stalwart parts...