How Technology and Big Data Are Working to Prevent the Next Banking Crisis

The failure of banks to identify and prevent the Great Recession of 2008, has changed the banking and financial industry in a major way. Among the many changes has been an increasing realization that, if it's used properly, technology and data can help prevent future recessions. Thankfully, the past decade has resulted in relatively significant advances in technology and data…

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What’s Up with Apple’s ‘Do Not Disturb While Driving’ Feature?

If you own an iPhone, you're probably familiar with the Do Not Disturb While Driving feature, which effectively disables the phone when your car is in motion. But how exactly does it work, and why did Apple decide to develop it? Here, we'll provide answers to those questions and explore the social ramifications of this potentially life-saving feature. The Feature…

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What You Need to Know About the Electric Scooters on the Sidewalk

Electric scooters seem to be everywhere these days. Not only are they ubiquitous in many metro areas, but stories about them are plastered all over the news and social media. Some pitfalls of the scooter craze can be avoided by understanding some basic information about them. How it Works Electric scooters are offered under a ride-share model through companies like…

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