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Cluster bomb's 'humanitarian' alternative

Sensor fuzed weapons contain self-destruct features that protect civilians, company says.

By August 4, 2009


MIT honors humanitarian tech invention

The name of the team that invented the uBox was misspelled due to inaccurate information provided by MIT. It is Team Cabanga.

By May 4, 2007


NSA spied on EU antitrust official who sparred with US tech giants

A report in The New York Times pulls from Edward Snowden documents to give more details about agency surveillance of foreign officials and businesses, as well as humanitarian organizations.

By December 20, 2013


Meet the C-17, the 'workhorse' of the Air Force

The ample airlifter has supported missions both martial and humanitarian. Now Boeing has delivered its last one to the Air Force as it gets ready to power down its C-17 assembly lines.

By September 21, 2013


Google's Eric Schmidt to fly to North Korea tomorrow

The tech titan's executive chairman is in Beijing and scheduled to travel to the reclusive country on a humanitarian mission.

By January 6, 2013


State Dept. to Google's Schmidt: Bad timing for N. Korea junket

The U.S. State Department tells Eric Schmidt that the time is not right for the humanitarian mission, Reuters reports.

By January 3, 2013


Google's Schmidt arrives in North Korea

Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt is accompanying former U.N. ambassador Bill Richardson on a "private humanitarian mission." The State Department wishes that they'd stayed home.

By January 7, 2013


Rainmaker wins $100,000 Lemelson-MIT award

Nonprofit venture capitalist BP Agrawal wins humanitarian award for rain-harvesting system, health kiosks.

By April 28, 2010


Beats Solo by Dr. Dre go RED

The latest addition to the Monster Beats headphone line gets a splash of red paint and a new, humanitarian bent.

By January 8, 2010


Fortified rice, fuel cells among Tech Award winners

Al Gore receives humanitarian honor at Tech Museum event that provides prizes to projects in the areas of environment, health, biosciences economic development, equality, and education.

By November 19, 2009