Homeless advocate and Bitcoin evangelist Jason King runs across America to bring attention to how the open nature of virtual currencies can help solve poverty. And, he's just about to cross the finish line.
In a scheme designed to prey on the poor and defenseless, scammers working in a Colorado Apple store persuade them to sign up for phones in exchange for cash. The phones are resold. The contracts, however, belong to the disadvantaged.
Outspoken Catholic priest and advocate for the homeless Father Bob Maguire has launched a Pozible campaign for his Father Bob Foundation.
At a time when San Francisco is under fire for being too "techie," some local nonprofits have teamed up with a leading enterprise-technology company to try to show the tech industry's philanthropic side.
The SelfiesWithHomelessPeople Tumblr feed makes the SelfiesAtFunerals feed seem like art.
Kevin Nelson was living on the street, but that only temporarily took him off track from his real goal: designing and building speakers.
After receiving coding lessons from a helpful Samaritan, a homeless man in New York launches Trees for Cars, a new carpooling app with a focus on saving the environment.
There were scenes of pandemonium outside the Pasadena Apple Store in the US when the iPhone 5S and 5C launched.
Outside the Pasadena Apple store, some homeless people claim a businessman failed to pay them for standing in line on his behalf.
A man in Sarasota, Fla., ends up in jail after being found at a public picnic shelter charging his cell phone.