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The Huddle Perpetual License

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What Is a Perpetual License? " If you already have a Huddle donation from TechSoup, you're now automatically included in the perpetual license. You also now have a perpetual license agreement. One of the common characteristics of cloud-based services is the pay-by-month or pay-by-year model. It's our nature.

Want More Donations? Hold Off On Thank Yous

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web charitable donation donation increase donations fundraising fundraising ideas generosity giving moral licensing Nonprofits Want your donors to give you more money? Don''t tell them thank you (at least, not at first). The post Want More Donations? Hold Off On Thank Yous appeared first on The See3 Blog.

New Tutorial: How to Get Started with the Microsoft Volume Licensing Service Center

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Topics covered include taking the first steps toward accessing the Volume Licensing Service Center, what you may need to do before retrieving your donation, and signing up for a Windows Live ID. Check out Microsoft's tutorials on the Microsoft Volume Licensing site. Want more information about using the Microsoft VLSC?

License your photos and more on Facebook

Amy Sample Ward

This blog has a Creative Commons license.  “CC licenses enable anyone to specify to the public how they want their work to be used.

License and Registration, Please


When I got a new Blackberry a year or so ago, I was excited to see an application on it called Password Keeper, which allowed me to keep all of my website registration information in one convenient place – protected by a password, natch.

Lame spam of the day: Termination of my CPA license

Robert Weiner

didn't even know I had a CPA license, and now it's being revoked. Subject: Your accountant license can be revoked. I'm crushed. link].

Microsoft to Issue Blanket License to NGOs - PCWorld Business Center

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Microsoft to Issue Blanket License to NGOs - PCWorld Business Center: "Microsoft will issue a blanket software license to nonprofit groups and journalist groups outside the U.S. after the New York Times reported that Russian police have used software copyright raids to seize computers of activist groups

Enabling a Participatory Culture using Creative Commons Licenses

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Enabling a Participatory Culture using Creative Commons Licenses  by Gautam John. We now use Creative Commons licenses everywhere!

A hole in your license = no fly zone

Robert Weiner

I recently renewed my California driver's license. You can imagine my surprise, however, when the TSA official at LAX would not allow me to pass through security with my old license and the temporary extension. understand (now) that the hole in my license meant I couldn't drive with it. Is this at all rational? There's no photo.

Best Practices Using Creatives Commons License

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Photo by Cambodia4kids Creative Commons License. More about Open Content and Creative Commons licenses here.

TechSoup Content Now Available Under Creative Commons License :: PNNOnline ::

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This licensing system allows TechSoup to specify which users are granted an automatic license so that they can reprint TechSoup articles without having to ask for permission first. These users can in turn distribute TechSoup’s editorial content freely, provided they credit TechSoup.

Creative Commons Licensed Music for Your Videos

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He mentioned using Creative Commons licensed music. Depending on the CC license, you should be able to use them without too much trouble. Generally CC licenses allow for use as long as it's noncommercial, you credit the source, and the license on the thing you are making with the music is also CC. link]. link]. link].

Share, Use, Remix: An Overview of Creative Commons


Plus, it lays out the set of circumstances where nonprofits may use content that is licensed under one of the Creative Commons Non-Commercial licenses. 14ntc copyright license creative commons nptech nten Social Media Strategy Web Sites Communications Carly Leinheiser. Associate Attorney. Perlman & Perlman, LLP. rumor about nonprofit licenses | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) eCRM , nptech , rumor about nonprofit licenses 03.13.07 | 3136 6 Comments [link] 2007-03-13+17%3A59%3A13 Allan+Benamer Before or by the NTEN NTC , will offer the specific licensing fees for nonprofits that have more than 10 users.

Interplast Releases Story of Healing under CC License

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has been re-released today under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommerical-No Derivatives license (by-nc-nd). nterplast???s Share???

Free/Open Source licenses upheld in court


The specific license at issue was the Artistic License.) In non-technical terms, the Court has held that free licenses such as the CC licenses set conditions (rather than covenants) on the use of copyrighted work. When you violate the condition, the license disappears, meaning you’re simply a copyright infringer.

How to license mixed media, without a law degree

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licensing and that of the sound bite? When deciding where to indicate licensing information, it is again a case of ???more shout-out???

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Creative Commons Licensing Teachable Moment and An Apology!

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of the power of the "by" license and had just turned my default to it. To add insult to injury, the link was working! appreciate it!

QuickBooks Premier Editions 2011 (with 3 User Licenses) (Includes Nonprofit Edition), Admin Fee: $99.00 USD

Robert Weiner

Accounting and financial management software with a choice from six. editions (electronic delivery only). TechSoup

Intuit QuickBooks Premier Editions 2010 (with 3 User License) (TechSoup Limited), Admin Fee: $65.00 USD

Robert Weiner

Limited offer: Accounting and financial management software with a choice from six editions (electronic delivery only). TechSoup

The 7 Steps to Choosing Nonprofit Accounting Software

Connection Cafe

One mistake to avoid is to budget only for the cost of the software license or subscription. The bottom line—it’s overwhelming. Consider Cost.

Giveaway: A License for Techsmith's Screencasting Tools - Camtasia and Snagit

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The good folks at TechSmith have given me a free license for Snagit (screencapture tool) and Camtasia (the screencasting editing and capture suite) to give away to a nonprofit. Two years ago, I got little obsessed with screencasting hoping that more nonprofits would use the tools for training materials or maybe even fundraising.

What happens when you set your content free with creative commons licensing?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My photos and blog posts have traveled around the world! I use the " BY Attribution " creative commons license.  I've used this license.

Licensing and TechSoup: A Quick Guide

Tech Soup Blog

Even so, I managed to carve out some time to quickly touch on a subject that we get a many questions about on the phones: Licensing. with 5-User License). It is important to keep in mind that the majority of the donation programs have restrictions on how many licenses and products can be requested within the donation cycle.

The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State

NonProfit Hub

Alaska business license: $50. Arizona state taxes: $12 per license/location. Colorado charitable license: $8. Delaware Combined Registration Application (CRA) form: varies based on applicable licenses and accounts. Florida sales tax license: $5, if applicable. 200 business license fee for non-exempt organizations.

What A Second Grader Knows About Creative Commons Licensing.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

wanted him to appreciate Creative Commons and not just think of it as "those t-shirts that mommy makes me wear" So, we sat down tonight and he shared what he learned about the Creative Commons "by" license -- attribution is a big word for an eight-year old. Harry is in second grade and he is very much a digital native.

Two Cool Tools to Search Flickr for CC License

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Web FlickrCC via Stephen Downes Search for and edit photos on flickr that use creative commons licensing Searching through flickr to find photos that are interesting and by creative commons using the flickr search is sort of a pain. Here's two tools that play with the flick API that let you add annotations. FlickrStorm.

How To Find CC-Licensed Flickr Photos for Your Blog

Wild Apricot Blog

Suppose you’re writing about Earth Hour (this year it’s 8:30 – 9:30 pm on Saturday, March 27th). You want a picture that attracts the eye and helps your readers to see at a glance what your blog post is about — stars? candles? city skyline before the lights go out? — but you don’t have the time or opportunity to go take a photograph. No problem.

The Changing Landscape of Nonprofit Technology (and What It Means for Your Org)

Connection Cafe

There’s no need to  invest in expensive hardware, software licenses or hiring significant IT staff. Licensing costs become a thing of the past.

How Use Creative Commons Licensing and Flickr To Find Powerful Visuals for Your Presentations

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And, depending on the license, you are free to use many of them. Creative Commons Licenses. See here , here , and here ). But not all.

How to License Hyper-V on Windows 2008

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Petri IT Knowledge Base, an excellent IT resource from Microsoft MVP in Israel, posted a plain-English post on Windows 2008 licensing concerns when using Hyper-V technology. Definitely bookmark-worthy if you are planning on virtualizing in the near future using this technology.

Get a Google Earth Pro License for Free! - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop


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Licorize To-Do Manager for Bookmarks - Free Premium License to Nonprofits

Wild Apricot Blog is a new web-based bookmarking service that collects all your bookmarks into a project-based to-do list so you can actually "get links done" – alone or in collaboration – and nonprofits may request a free Premium account.( read more ).

Why is the Cloud Right for Your Nonprofit?

Connection Cafe

Everything you’re hearing tells you that SaaS is better than the old licensing model. Should I make the switch to the cloud?”.

7 Fantastic Free or Low Cost Sources To Get Images for Your Content Strategy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Some images are in the public domain and some of licensed through creative commons which can be used as long as you give proper attribution.

Microsoft Office 2010 Now Available Through Volume Licensing; Office 2003 Discontinued

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This is still true, but we have more good news for TechSoup users who received donations of Microsoft Office 2007 or 2003 in the past two years, and therefore have current Software Assurance benefits: you can now upgrade to Microsoft Office 2010 for free directly from Microsoft through the Volume Licensing Service Center (VLSC). read more.

Speaking of open social networks …

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology is a microblogging service based on an open source project, Laconica , and all of the updates are copyrighted by a Creative Commons (Attribution) license. You can log in using OpenID. All really great stuff. The documentation is a bit lacking, and it’s clear that it’s a very new project. you can have private groups.

Good Curation VS Bad Curation

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Robin’s point in curating this resource: Here’s a great visualization of how different can be the traits of content re-use. Content

Get Windows 10 for Your Organization

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Windows 10 became available for download through the Volume Licensing Service Center (VLSC) on August 3, 2015. Learn About the Free Upgrade.

4 Ways to Get More from the Microsoft Donation Program

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You'll still be able to access the newer version from the Microsoft Volume Licensing Service Center (VLSC) whenever you're ready to upgrade. 3.