Author: Taylor Thompson

Preview: Why Cleanweb Will Beat Cleantech

As we continue to consume the world’s natural resources, we are left with diminishing clean air, water, and land. ┬áIt is a common idea that new technologies, such as biofuels, solar energy, electric vehicles, and wind energy, will solve the global concerns of climate stability, oil security, and food supply. At his SXSW Interactive 2012...

Preview: Binary Bitches: Keeping Open Source Open to Women

SXSW Interactive 2012 has accepted hundreds of interesting panels, one of which, I find to be particularly relevant in terms of women and technology. When it comes to technology, the primary sources of discussion tend to be men, not only trivializing women as technology enthusiasts/experts, but also intimidating and dissuading many of them from ever...