Podcast

The startups modernizing the vote

As Election Day approaches, a dizzying number of tech startups are working to modernize, digitize, and mobile-ize nearly every aspect of the voting process.  From polling and get-out-the-vote platforms to audits and e-voting, tech companies are offering new tools to help cross the democratic (lowercase d) digital divide. The well-documented shortcomings of traditional polling in 2016 sprung a …

How Nike Incorporates Modern Sustainability Into A Decades-Old Company

Hannah Jones, Nike’s chief sustainability officer, discusses how Nike plans to rethink methods of production for more eco-friendly factories and products, while still maintaining the quality customers know and trust. I see a lot of startups these days who are indeed starting with sustainability just built in from the beginning. We have a different challenge, …