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HP Reinvents Technologies to Lower the Impact of Printing

by Nate Hurst, Chief Sustainability and Social Impact Officer, HP; John Ortiz, Director of Product Stewardship, HP
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Over the centuries, mankind has used the printed word as a way to exchange ideas, share histories, keep records, and entertain others. As the world became more digital, many assumed that printing would become essentially obsolete. 

The truth is that printing remains as important today as it was decades ago. In fact, businesses and consumers print trillions of pages each year. In the U.S. alone, a typical office worker prints 10,000 pages per year.* 

What has changed is the way people think about printing and the potential impact their actions may have on the environment. 

Hybrid Airship: Big Impact, Small Environmental Footprint

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More than two-thirds of the world’s land area and more than half of the world’s population have no direct access to paved roads. How then do you access remote sites safely, affordably and with a small environmental footprint?

Planes are an option, but you need runways. Helicopters are an option, but cannot carry large freight, cargo or many passengers. Ships are an option, but you need major waterways.

Ingersoll Rand CTO Sheds Light on Innovation and Global Macro Trends

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As a global provider of energy-efficient technology solutions, Ingersoll Rand is positioned to pursue opportunities that arise from the nexus between energy efficiency and climate change mitigation. While energy resource demands and climate change represent great risks for society and the planet, we recognize that the innovation that addresses these issues is a potential growth driver for our business.

How This Global Crop is Going Local

Maize, known as corn in North America, is an important crop to local economies and individual farmers around the world. This remarkable plant is also helping modern agriculture conserve energy across the globe.
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There was a time, not long ago, when countries like Nepal could only turn to South America for maize. Shipping containers filled with this crop would leave the port city of Sao Paulo and begin the over 9,000-mile journey to central Asia. As one would imagine, this lengthy journey across two oceans and around the continent of Africa leads to a sizable carbon footprint. Nepal serves as an example of how growing closer, can help modern agriculture make progress in conserving energy—but how?

VIDEO: HP World on Wheels | Driving Digital Literacy Across India

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Providing underserved people with access to learning that boosts economic opportunity and employability requires technology combined with innovative thinking. The HP World on Wheels program is supporting digital literacy, providing education programming and entrepreneurship training, and connecting students, entrepreneurs, and community members to government programs.

Applying a Pattern of Excellence

From research to reality: Meet Neoterix ST
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Imagine an innovation that reduces the accumulation of bacteria the moment germs hit a surface by 90–95 percent without the use of toxic chemicals that can lead to the development of resistant organisms. It may sound like something straight out of a science fiction novel, but it’s real—and Sappi paper helps make it possible.

#TechstarsATL: Get to Know MoQuality

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Techstars Atlanta is presented in partnership with Cox Enterprises and is part of a worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. Applications for the 2017 program’s 10 coveted spots came from 41 countries around the globe.

MoQuality, one of the participants, is an Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform for mobile quality assurance.

Get to know more about MoQuality and what excites the team about Techstars Atlanta.

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#TechstarsATL: Get to Know Landing Lion

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Techstars Atlanta is presented in partnership with Cox Enterprises and is part of a worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. Applications for the 2017 program’s 10 coveted spots came from 41 countries around the globe.

Landing Lion, one of the participants, is a web publishing platform catered for digital marketers. By combining a smooth drag and drop editing experience with robust testing and analytics, Landing Lion allows marketers to peek into the black box of digital marketing attribution.

#TechstarsATL: Get to Know FarmCrowdy

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Techstars Atlanta is presented in partnership with Cox Enterprises and is part of a worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. Applications for the 2017 program’s 10 coveted spots came from 41 countries around the globe. FarmCrowdy, one of the participants, is an Agric-Tech platform focused on connecting small-scale farmers with funding from the middle-class to boost food production and provide healthy ROI.

Get to know more about FarmCrowdy and what excites the team about Techstars Atlanta.

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#TechstarsATL: Get to Know 2ULaundry

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Techstars Atlanta is presented in partnership with Cox Enterprises and is part of a worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. Applications for the 2017 program’s 10 coveted spots came from 41 countries around the globe. 2ULaundry is one of the participants.

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