How Gridmates is crowdsourcing electricity

How Gridmates is crowdsourcing electricity

By using a peer-to-peer financing model, this Austin-based startup is providing a way for people to power the homes of those who lack access to electricity. Read more →

Wireless garbage in, wireless garbage out

Wireless garbage in, wireless garbage out

New York City is about to deploy smart trash cans to enable city wide wireless access. Jack Wallen fills you in on the details. Read more →

Ancient PC haunts Michigan public school system

Ancient PC haunts Michigan public school system

A 1987 Commodore Amiga runs the heat and AC system for 20 public schools in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Somehow, it still works, but the system desperately needs replacing. Read more →

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