Emerging Tech Tools

Forty-nine tools anyone can use to leverage emerging tech for the public good. This collection includes mainstream commercial products as well as explicitly pro-social offerings. These tools were compiled while researching the Pathways Through the Portal report.

Autogrid Flex

Flex, the company’s flagship product, predicts and controls tens of thousands of energy resources from millions of customers by ingesting, storing, and managing petabytes of data from trillions of endpoints.


Help train an AI that encourages women to use more assertive language in their bios and professional descriptions.


CallTime.AI is making fundraising faster, smarter, and more successful through automation and artificial intelligence.

cat-icon Los Angeles, California, USA

Carnegie Mellon University Phd Program

Carnegie Mellon University's doctoral program in Machine Learning is designed to train students to become tomorrow's leaders through a combination of interdisciplinary coursework, hands-on applications, and cutting-edge research.

cat-icon 990 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Code for Democracy

We build tools that help data journalists investigate the relationship between campaign contributions and political narratives in US elections.


Build skills with courses, certificates, and degrees online from world-class universities and companies


With curbside delivery on the rise, get a quick free tool to help you know when customers arrive to pickup their order.

Detecting and understanding harmful content online

Developing benchmarks and datasets for online harms researchers, and guidance for practitioners using tools to detect online harms

cat-icon edX, Portland Street, Cambridge, MA, USA

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