Best Use of Tech for Good


S/O to those building products helping people build better futures.

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  • Acra by Cossack Labs

    Acra is a database security suite built to prevent data leakage in the apps with centralised data storage. Acra easily integrates into modern apps, protecting sensitive data on its every step. Acra gives a simple way to protect users data with strong encryption even for small companies without a dedicated security team.

  • Aurora Sustainability

    This initiative (from a Norwegian sustainable tech company that focuses on turning buildings into energy producers, rather than users) is using tech to build tools to help grow a community of like minded people, trying to live more sustainably.

  • xMatters Teams with WIRES

    At the end of 2019, New South Wales faced the biggest and most devastating bushfire season in its history. WIRES is Australia’s largest wildlife rescue non-profit. Together, xMatters and WIRES created a platform for action: smart notifications and closed-loop communications capabilities ensure the right volunteers are quickly sent to the appropriate incident location and all onsite team members and remote vets were continuously updated.

  • Themis by Cossack Labs

    Must-have data security library for application developers, with cryptography hidden under the hood. Themis is a high-level cryptographic library that solves 90% of typical data protection use cases common for most apps. Themis supports 14 languages/platforms, and helps developers to protect data of their users without spending time on cryptography.

  • TheOpenCode Foundation

    An award-winning 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which provides disadvantaged students the education and resources needed to pursue a career in computer science.

  • Quarantine Together

    Meet new people virtually and stay connected in quarantine


    Free access to educational textbooks.

  • TLDRead

    We take research articles and use Machine Learning to automatically summarize papers and mount them as a dashboard to get a quick overview.

  • Goodnight Zoom

    Storytime with an isolated senior.

  • Enviro.Work

    A jobs board for environmentally positive work

  • Changeletter

    A bite-sized, actionable, sustainability newsletter.

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