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16 Jan 2016

Zuckerberg Encourages Girls to Be Nerds, Not Just Date the Nerd

When a woman left a comment on Zuckerberg’s Facebook post, which stated that was encouraging her granddaughters to date the nerd, he replied that what would be even better is to encourage those same granddaughters to *be* the nerd. This is awesome. Yes, everyone should be a nerd about som

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16 Jan 2016

From Tesla, a New Car Smell That Vegans Can Get Behind

Tesla is offering faux leather seats … aka vegan leather, or pleather. This is a real advancement considering luxury cars have never done something like this before. It never made sense as to why there wasn’t an alternative to leather. But now there is. Thanks, Tesla!

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13 Jan 2016

Startup Accelerator Puts Tech To Work For Good

Jefferson Award Winners Help Tech Non-Profits Get Off The Ground Amazing minds + smart technology = ability to change the world.

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.




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07 Jan 2016

Muslim Group Publishes Guide For Conversations With Children About Islamophobia and Violence

This is pretty badass! We need to teach kindness at a young age.

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06 Jan 2016

5 Tips for a More Caring Social Media Life

Online communities can often be hostile places filled with argument and abuse but, says Jeremy Adam Smith, if we set an intention to be supportive of each other online, we can transform the culture of social media. This article outlines 5 ways: 1. Bring your best self to social media 2. Cultivate

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06 Jan 2016

New Journalism Project Aims to Give Afghani Women a Voice

A new journalism project, Sahar Speaks, launched earlier this month to help support women journalists in Afghanistan. In this article below, founder Amie Ferris-Rotman explains why she thinks it’s needed more than ever. It’s so great to see people championing the rights of Afghani women a

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06 Jan 2016

Northampton Township Library launches ‘Kindness is Contagious’ campaign

How cool is this? To help promote kindness in the community, the library will be hosting a winter-long kindness campaign through Feb. 27.