Sustainable Electronics News: August 25, 2017
Welcome to GEC’s Sustainable Electronics News Roundup for the week ending August 25, 2017. Below, we’ve shared a few of the many articles that captured our attention this week.
August 17, 2017 | Harvard Business Review
Despite conflicting messages about climate change from U.S. government leaders, sustainability is getting more and more attention at American companies.
August 22, 2017 | Open Democracy
Much of the role of ICTs in sustainable development has centered on the concept of information and communications technology for development (ICT4D) in order to catalyze social and economic changes, fulfill the universal right to information, and close the digital divide.
August 22, 2017 | Wired
The choices people make in the face of anxiety always determine whether the world they leave behind looks more utopian than dystopian.
August 23, 2017 | Sustainable Brands
The platform builds off of the successful blockchain work IBM has delivered to more than 400 organizations, incorporating insights gained as IBM has built blockchain networks across industries including financial services, supply chain and logistics, retail, government and health care.
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