Building Digital Libraries in Indian Slums

Many children in Indian slum schools never see a computer. Their homes don’t have one, and their schools don’t have one. Their learning is based on memorization and they are not trained on practical technical skills. Three AMAZING high school girls – two in the United States and one in Hong Kong – are on a mission to change that. Aishwarya Suresh, Megha Sreekanth, and Naina Mishra are 16-year old…

SOMETIMES, LOVE ISN’T ENOUGH (WHY WE CAN’T ALWAYS SAVE THE ONES WE LOVE).

Hi, I’m  Paula Aliu representing Cogno-Aid, one of the 25 Nigerian Fellows of The #Insiders4Good program. Cogno-Aid is a start-up that aims to connect People to licensed Therapist from the comfort of wherever they might be. To get more info on Cogno-Aid here is our website : http://cogno-aidcdm.azurewebsites.net/ Here are some thoughts I would love to share with the community. As humans, we tend to place our loved ones on…

YABA BLUES. AUTHOR: OBINNA AGBA

Hi, I’m  Paula Aliu representing Cogno-Aid, one of the 25 Nigerian Fellows of The #Insiders4Good program. Cogno-Aid is a start-up that aims to connect People to licensed Therapist from the comfort of wherever they might be. To get more info on Cogno-Aid here is our website : http://cogno-aidcdm.azurewebsites.net/ Please don’t forget to Follow us on the following Channels for More Articles like this and Inspirational/ self help quotes: FaceBook : https://www.facebook.com/CognoAid/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Cogno_Aid…

Five Inspiring Lessons I Learned About Life (And Business) from Teaching in Uganda #techforgood

Happy New Year! I hope everyone is off to an epic 2017! I just got back from Kampala, Uganda, where I was part of a phenomenal team that facilitated an intro to web development course to 50 underprivileged students over the New Year holiday. In my December 2016 blog post I shared details about this #TechForGood initiative. In partnership with World Help and Mclean Bible Church, I was excited to contribute and…

Insiders! We’re coming for you in 2017!

What an amazing 2016 it’s been.  We’ve loved working with all of you side-by-side to build the best possible products. It’s truly been a been a mind-blowing, humbling and fun experience for our team this year to have engaged even deeper with you.  Some of our favorite moments have been meeting and talking to you (both remotely and in-person) about your passion and goals for your life and career. Whether…

Down With The Tyranny of OR

“Why give in to the tyranny of OR?” This is our answer when people ask us the question: What is the Windows Insider Program? Is it for Windows users to install preview builds and provide feedback (which we’ve been doing since 2014) OR is it for people all over the world to do community related things like the #WINsiders4Good / #Insiders4Good activities? It’s not an OR. It’s an AND. The Insider…