Google Awards €22 Million in Digital Innovation Grants

Google’s nonprofit arm, Google.org, recently announced that it had awarded nearly €22 million ($25 million) to European organizations seeking to support the integration of news and technology. The grants were made through Google’s Digital News Initiative and its DNI Innovation Fund. In this round of applications, the organization received more than 988 project submissions from […]

Doctors Without Borders Ceases Search and Rescue Operations in Mediterranean

Medecins Sans Frontieres (better known in the United States as Doctors Without Borders) has ceased its sea rescue operations in the Mediterranean Sea. During eight months they rescued over 20,000 people in over 120 operations, although according to the International Organisation for Migration, 3,771 people still died during such crossings in 2015. The mission: trying […]