ice bucket challenge

  • The Ice Bucket Challenge, By The Numbers

    The Ice Bucket Challenge, By The Numbers

    The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has shown that other things besides Grumpy Cats and silly dance videos can go viral – even charitable giving. And while some questioned if having people dumping buckets of ice on their heads was the best way to raise money for the non-profit organization fighting Lou Gehrig’s disease, it turns out those concerns were unfounded: ALSA.org reports that… Read More

  • 11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

    11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

    From the ice bucket challenge to a nuclear fusion startup, here are our best stories from the week of 8/9 to 8/15. The ALS ice bucket challenge has swept the nation, and this week several of the top dogs in tech decided to participate. We have Mark Zuckerberg, Satya Nadella, Phil Schiller, Tim Cook, and Bill Gates. Gates wins for the award for the most elaborate setup. The ALS Association… Read More

  • Apple’s Phil Schiller Douses Himself In Ice Water, Challenges Tim Cook And Robin To Follow Suit

    Apple’s Phil Schiller Douses Himself In Ice Water, Challenges Tim Cook And Robin To Follow Suit

    Apple SVP Phil Schiller has joined the growing ranks of tech luminaries taking the ice bucket challenge, which involves dumping a bucket of ice water over your head in order to raise awareness and money for the ALS association, the organization seeking a cure for the debilitating nerve disorder also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. The point of the challenge is that you perform it… Read More