Mobile, Voice-Operated Everything, and Security, Oh My! Top Nonprofit Tech for 2016

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The MIT Technology Review deemed it a top 10 breakthrough technology even though the app has been around for a few years. Lithium ion battery failures were big again this past year. Lithium ion batteries will continue to power our mobile devices — and continue to catch fire now and then, but not that often. The MIT Technology Review listed "conversational interfaces" as a top 10 breakthrough technology for 2016.

SOCAP: The Market at the Intersection of Money and Meaning

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In June, the Stanford Social Innovation Review published a two-part piece by TechSoup Global Founder and Chief Instigator, Daniel Ben-Horin. She said that it generates more electricity at a lower cost than lead-acid and lithium ion batteries. I had a chance this week to preside over TechSoup’s booth at the latest Social Capital Markets conference (SOCAP) in San Francisco. It’s one of the premier social enterprise. events of the calendar, Silicon Valley style.