Once a week, we’ll give you a short update on what’s happening in social justice and tech.
New technologies and new data are reshaping how business happens, from complex insurance to every day purchases.
May 9 2016
What's the backstory behind racial discrimination on sharing economy platforms like Airbnb?Read
October 28 2015
What happens when people search for short-term loans on Google or Bing? Today, they see ads from “lead generators,” marketers that offer payday loans. Lead generators are central the online payday lending industry, and they often advertise to consumers living in states where payday lending is illegal. These companies are the focus of Upturn’s new report, Led Astray.Read
June 9 2015
Companies, judges, and advocates are beginning to debate the status of sharing economy workers.Read
June 3 2015
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler proposed subsidizing broadband access for the poor, emphasizing the importance of Internet access in today’s society.Read