Child Computer Programming

Computer Programming | Technology | Education | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp   Computer Programming | Technology | Education | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp   When I was much younger the big “toy” to boost early adolescent learning were the BBC MUZZY Courses. I remember watching some of the big green monster’s adventures in some of my earliest Spanish classes back in Elementary school. Well, today there are still new toys coming out to promote children learni…
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Airline Climate Change

Climate Change | Environment | Energy | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp   Climate Change | Environment | Energy | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp   Climate Change was always easy for certain lawmakers to deny when its presence had such a negative impact on their potential donors; certain companies whose profits would be harmed by admitting Climate Change is a real problem also did all they could to deny its existence (or at least the man made impact of it …
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The Paris Agreement

Paris Agreement | Environment | Energy | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp   Paris Agreement | Environment | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp | Energy   It struck global Headlines when President Trump announced his plans to pull out of the Paris Climate Deal. Not long after the announcement, former Secretary of State John Kerry came out predicting the United States would still most likely achieve the goals laid out in the deal, despite Trump’s resistance.[1] C…
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SpaceX: Private Enterprise in Space Exploration

SpaceX | Elon Musk | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp   SpaceX | Elon Musk | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp   Elon Musk’s accomplishments are out of this world. After two failed attempts, SpaceX successfully launched another Falcon 9 into space with a communications satellite on July 5th 2017 at 7:38 PM.[1] This marks the tenth rocket SpaceX has launched this year as the startup is not only on pace to break its own annual record, but als…
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Future Church

Future Church | Goldfarb Financial | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp | Wealth Management    Future Church | Goldfarb Financial | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp | Wealth Management    Just because the Bible hasn’t updated in millennia doesn’t mean religion can’t. In Germany, futuristic technology has finally merged with Christianity when a protestant church unveiled a robotic priest capable of leading prayer in five different languages.[1] The machine is capable of reciting…
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Alphabet Housing

Alphabet Housing | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp   Exactly how far do the responsibilities of an employer extend? Through the efforts of technological innovation, Silicon Valley has become one of the most sought after living environments for entrepreneurs all over the world. Unfortunately for employees of these tech companies, the limited space and high demand has created a bit of a cri…
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Wind Farms

Wind Farms | Buffalo, NY | Certified B Corp     While advances in solar technology have made popular headlines, like this Newsweek article (http://www.newsweek.com/solar-energy-revolutionizing-markets-trump-coal-623733), which contrast recent White House policies with competitive sustainable options, the wind energy market has joined the discussion by announcing some exciting news. …
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Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality | B Corp | Buffalo, NY virtual reality   Despite widespread advertisement and hands on marketing, Virtual Reality (VR) is struggling to generate sales among consumers.[1] Companies like Samsung, offering VR headsets compatible with their phones, have taken advertising to the street, actually allowing potential customers to sample the product in order to combat the slow start. This strate…
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Coal Jobs

Coal Jobs Little Fish in the Big Pond   In 2014 when the Obama administration proposed new regulations to reduce carbon emissions, critics argued it was a job killing proposal. However, as Eric Roston of Bloomberg said 3 years ago “Coal companies are in the business of producing coal, not jobs.”[1] A declining trend in coal mining jobs well predates the Obama administration, going back multiple decades. Automation …
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“Clean” Coal

"Clean Coal" GFF-1502-Look-at-the-facts---927x370   President Trump has made it clear on a number of occasion he wants to make America a leader in coal production again. In February he signed a legislation ending an Obama era coal rule. The regulation was used under Obama to protect waterways from coal run-off and pollution.[1] His reasoning was that these regulations in coal killed jobs. Fair enough, but the reason leaves …
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