Archive for category Tech for Good

Tech for Good: A life-saving robo-ape

(Photo via JPL) Plenty of buzz has been going around on the internet about the RoboSimian, a multi-limbed ape-like device with the potential to assist in crisis situations. According to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory website “RoboSimian will use its four general purpose limbs and hands, capable of both mobility and manipulation, to achieve passively stable […]

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Six ways cell phones are changing the world

This great post from Mental Floss is the perfect spotlight for this week’s Tech for Good. The first point includes information about how cell phones are making spending and saving easier for people who live in developing countries where they may not have access to financial institutions. “Banking is expensive, especially if you live in […]

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