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A Motorcycle Helmet Will Call an Ambulance and Text Your Family If You Have an Accident

Many people in Pakistan drive motorcycles. An Islamabad startup hopes their helmet will keep them safe.
Samar Warsi
12.26.17
Sponsored by Corolla iM

Greenhouses in the Arctic Will Reduce Food Insecurity in Canada's North

Greenhouses grow food at a fraction of what it would normally cost.
Samar Warsi
7.26.17
Sponsored by Corolla iM

These Designers Are Trying to Build Everything Out of Mushrooms

Fungal houses aren’t just for Smurfs.
Samar Warsi
7.4.17
access to justice

This Company Wants to Give You a Divorce on the Blockchain

StonePaper lets users complete legal matters over the blockchain, instead of hiring a lawyer.
Samar Warsi
5.30.17
Happy Ramadan

This Ridesharing App Will Get You to the Mosque Every Night Through Ramadan

MSociety, a group of Muslim youth coders, is behind the idea, which just launched in Singapore.
Samar Warsi
5.26.17
automation

How a Law School Is Preparing Its Students to Compete Against AI

Automating legal services will allow more people to afford them, but lawyers could find themselves out of a job.
Samar Warsi
4.14.17
Toronto

Pregnant Women in Rural Pakistan Have an Unusual New Ally: Voicemail

Toronto hackers made a service that could save lives in rural Pakistan.
Samar Warsi
10.26.16
Canada

Polygamists Are Using An App to Find Their ‘Second Wife’

The service lets men seek out multiple wives—but not the other way round.
Samar Warsi
9.13.16
Canada

How Self-Piloted Drones Will Avoid Collisions in the Air

A Vancouver startup is building a collision avoidance system for industrial drones.
Samar Warsi
7.6.16
Toronto

Lawyers Are Too Damn Expensive, and These Legal Hackers Want to Fix That

Everyone has the right to justice, but not everyone can afford it.
Samar Warsi
6.24.16
apps

These Smartphone Apps Will Help You Get Through Ramadan

These apps help Muslims track everything from prayers to good deeds.
Samar Warsi
6.6.16
Canada

Inventory Managers are Being Replaced by RFID-Mounted Drones

Drones way are faster and more accurate than we could ever be.
Samar Warsi
4.25.16
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