Google Releases New AI Tool That Spots Internet Child Abuse

Google just released a new AI tool that aids companies and organizations when searching for inappropriate images of child sexual abuse. The tool was released on Monday and is gaining recognition within the internet policing community. Lead Engineer Nikola Todorovic issued the following statement: “Quick identification of new images means that children who are being […]
  • Peter Boyer
  • September 4, 2018
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Homeless Man Takes Couple To Court For Not Paying GoFundMe Campaign Money

A couple from Philadelphia set up a GoFundMe page for a homeless man who bought them gas with his life savings, $20. The campaign has been active for 9-months and has raised over $400,000. Recently, a court case has been filed because the homeless man did not receive a large portion of the campaign money. The GoFundMe […]
  • Peter Boyer
  • August 31, 2018
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Record $1.7 Million for Charity Speedrunning

During the seventh Summer Games Done Quick (SGDQ) Speedrunning marathon event, the charity was able to raise nearly $1.78 million from just over 30,000 people. This year’s charity donation reaches a new record high from last year, continuing an ever-growing annual trend. The money raised will be donated to ‘Doctors Without Borders’ charity. Two speedrunning […]
  • Cedric Brenninkmeijer
  • July 10, 2017
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Eight Billionaires Are As Wealthy As Poorest Half Of The World

According to a report by Oxfam, the world’s eight richest people have as much wealth as the poorest half of the world–roughly comprised of 3.6 billion people. Last year, the charity reported that the richest 62 people were as wealthy as the poorest half of the world, but the number fell to just eight this year […]
  • Anahit Moumjian
  • January 17, 2017
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Geoffrey Beene Raises Millions for Charity

The clothing company Geoffrey Beene is giving back and raising funds to help cancer research at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. “Woven into every new garment and accessory is our pledge for a better future for all of us through GBGB Geoffrey Beene Gives Back,” said G. Thomas Hutton, President of Geoffrey Beene LLC. In 2008, […]
  • Taylor Brown
  • July 15, 2015
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Companies That Change the World: The Woman Behind S’well

We’ve all been there: you run out of the car for a second, accidentally leaving your coffee in the cup-holder. When you return, your coffee is lukewarm, and your spirits are crushed (coffee is one of the foundations of society, ask anybody). Or even worse, it’s a sweaty summer day, and the only thing getting […]
  • Juliane DeGiovine
  • December 10, 2014
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World Cup Winner Mesut Ozil Helps 23 Sick Children

Even though the World Cup ended days ago, the World Cup fever has not ended quite yet. The championship-winning German star Mesut Ozil announced Wednesday, July 17, that he will help pay for 23 children’s surgeries in Brazil. Ozil paid for the surgeries of 11 children in Brazil prior to the game, but he said […]
  • Cho KwanLi
  • July 18, 2014
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