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Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” Ushers in International Day of Happiness Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” Ushers in International Day of Happiness

It appears that people all over the world are feeling a stream of joy lately-uploading funny dancing videos to YouTube and posting lighthearted tweets with hashtags #gethappy or #HappyInternationalDayofHappiness. So, who is to blame for all this happy fever going around? Well, of course music artist …

North Korean Children Aren’t Getting Food or Basic Medicine North Korean Children Aren’t Getting Food or Basic Medicine

The Associated Press is reporting that millions of North Korean children are deprived of food and basic medical attention, and as a result, are not able to develop mentally and physically. The United Nations says that many of them are …

Google Celebrates World Press Freedom Day Google Celebrates World Press Freedom Day

Google announced today that it would be sponsoring a United Nations celebration of World Press Freedom Day. The United Nations designates May 3 as World Press Freedom Day, a day which is, according to the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and …

Cisco, Google, And The U.N. Take On Poverty

Google has partnered with many companies and organizations, but a new development is far larger, and should have much more of a real-world impact, than anything we expected to see: the search giant is now working with Cisco and the United Nations to decrease global poverty.