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Free Webinar on October 23! Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Prioritize the Mobile Web in 2014

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2013. Time: 1pm-1:45pm EDT. Cost: Free. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented by: Heather Mansfield. On a PC.

Find the Charlie’s, Justine’s, and Edna’s in your network

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

A cancer-surviving grandma in Denmark re-posts and says “den bedste!”. The slides are here. Charlie the Artist. He creates eBay charity page.

Free Webinar on February 27: 10 Online Communications and Fundraising Best Practices for NGOs

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Thursday, February 27, 2014. Time: 9am (New York City), 2pm (London), 5pm (Nairobi). Cost: Free. Duration: 90 minutes. or newer, Firefox 4.0

New Study Shows that Text Messages Drive Voter Turnout

Mobile Commons

A new study out of Denmark shows that GOTV text messages increase voter turnout. percentage points. Read the full study here.

TAACCCT Grantee Focus Group / Reception

VisionLink

On behalf of TAConnecT, VisionLink''s Lois Ann Porter conducted a focus group at the AACC (American Association of Community Colleges) Convention: Igniting Innovation , and hosted a well attended networking reception. TAConnectT also hosted a networking reception for a wide range of leaders in this work. Dr. W.

Year-End Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Now through December 31 nonprofits can receive an additional 10% off the Fall Webinar Special. How to Register: Year-End Special for Nonprofits.

Hugh Evans | Fast Company | Business Innovation

AFP Blog

It''s an innovative cocktail of entertainment, social media, and gamification, and has rallied millions of people worldwide, including celebrity supporters like Ben Affleck and Denmark''s Crown Princess Mary, and an array of corporate backers such as Hewlett-Packard and FedEx

Why Do You, or Don't You Eat Meat?

Have Fun - Do Good

Now I think of myself as vegan-ish. I say I'm vegan-ish because I often fall short of my aspirations. Horrible. And yet, I stumble.

Fall Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Buy 3 Webinars Get 2 Free :: $150. Buy 4 Webinars, Get 4 Free :: $200. Buy 5 Webinars, Get 5 Free :: $250. You will then be sent an invoice via PayPal.

Answers to the Ten Questions I am Most Often Asked

Museum 2.0

In Denmark and Amsterdam, I experienced radical dialogue programs like Human Library , but also a strict formalism as to what happens in galleries.

Summer Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Each webinar has an individual price of $50, but through September 21, 2013 they will be offered at the following discounted rates: 2 Webinars: $80.

Spring Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Buy 3 Webinars Get 2 Free :: 5 Webinars for $150. Buy 4 Webinars, Get 3 Free :: 7 Webinars and a Copy of Mobile for Good for $200.

What We Talk About When We Talk About Open Data

Idealware

billion in charity tax fraud, and, in a more pedestrian example, a woman in Denmark used government datasets to build a website showing all the public toilets across the country. NOTE: We wrote this post at the invitation of our friends at TechSoup, who originally published it on their blog. But other countries have mounted similar efforts.

Book Review: iPhone Millionaire

SocialFish

This is a guest post from Michael Rosenblum , author of iPhone Millionaire. So watch this space. I call it ‘screenworld’. And screens demand video.

My remarks just made at WIPO today

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

with print disabilities, with more than 70,000 copyrighted works in our library, the majority of which have been created under the US copyright exception by volunteers, mainly people with disabilities themselves, helping each other. • We now have global permissions for around 8,000 copyrighted books out of our 70,000. •

CrowdStatus: Another Tool for Twitter Groups - How about Twitter Cafe Table?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Sus Nyrop, colleague from Denmark, mentioned a new tool called Crowdstatus. tools. It's a personal project for him. It is super easy to use.

Making Sense of the UN Climate Change Summit in Copenhagen: A Nonprofit Perspective

Tech Soup Blog

World leaders are meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark right now. They're debating climate change agreements and working to create a new set of global policies to help reduce climate change and its many negative impacts. read more.

Bookshare without Borders: #1/3

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Bookshare International Library We’re always thinking about new ways in which Benetech could go deeper and help many more people.

Winter Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Buy 3 Webinars Get 2 Free :: $150. Buy 4 Webinars, Get 3 Free :: $200. Buy 5 Webinars, Get 5 Free :: $250. You will then be sent an invoice via PayPal.

Museum 2.0 Rerun: Answers to the Ten Questions I Am Most Commonly Asked

Museum 2.0

In Denmark and Amsterdam, I experienced radical dialogue programs like Human Library , but also a strict formalism as to what happens in galleries.

Betsy Beaumon on Benetech's Literacy Program

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Other new international partners in 2012 include the National Library of Korea, Royal New Zealand Institute for the Blind, Studiebogservice (Denmark), South African Library for the Blind, and Celia Library (Finland). After all, in the world of eBooks, ten years is pretty old! Thanks again! This has led to advancements that benefit everyone.

Peter Morville is A Woman in Second Life and Other IA Summit Secrets.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The photo above is from the poster session and shows what my screen looked like logging in remotely from in the Boston area. It was Peter Morville !

In Support of Idiosyncrasy

Museum 2.0

People often ask me which museums are my favorite. I don't like to give a list. It's not the extent to which they are participatory. It's a Starbucks.

More Delightful Secrets: How Much Space Would You Give to an Exclusive Subset of your Audience?

Museum 2.0

A month ago, I wrote about the pleasure of secret, exclusive places in cultural venues, and many of you wrote in with stories of your own. rats' nests.

Second Life and Communities of Practice Group Action Learning Project

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It was amazing because the participants spanned the globe - literally - we had representatives from UK, Spain, Denmark, Asia, Austraila, and US.

The Living Library: Using Our Institutions as New Models for Civic Dialogue

Museum 2.0

Are you looking for an innovative no-tech way to engage visitors in civic dialogue? What is the Living Library? The Living Library is inspirational.

Please Don't Send Me to My Personal Webpage

Museum 2.0

Yesterday, I visited the Experimentarium , a science center just north of Copenhagen in Denmark. These pages often look barren.