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Maybe » Vote in NetSquared’s Mashup Challange Posted Thursday, March 20th, 2008 at 1:16 pm by John Brian (91 posts) Voting ends tomorrow for NetSquared’s Mashup Challange, a competition to find great mashups for social change. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

Vote for Genocide Intervention Network’s Netsquared Mashup | Non-Profit Tech Blog

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Pipes (1) Genocide Intervention Network , Ivan Boothe , Netsquared contest Vote for Genocide Intervention Network’s Netsquared Mashup 03.24.08 | 3358 2 Comments [link] Vote+for+Genocide+Intervention+Network%27s+Netsquared+Mashup 2008-03-24+19%3A06%3A08 Allan+Benamer Ivan Boothe has asked me to vote for Genocide Intervention Project’s mashup via Facebook so I shall and I’m asking you to consider doing so as well.

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NetSquared Mashup Challenge: How Do You Combine Data for Social Change?

Have Fun - Do Good

As some of you know, part of my work is being the Community Builder for NetSquared , a project of Tech Soup that facilitates the adoption of social web tools by nonprofits and NGOs. We're hosting a contest called the NetSquared Mashup Challenge that I wanted to let you know about, and am hoping that you'll pass on to social changemakers and web innovators in your community. Another example is ilovemountains' new mashup for their "What's My Connection?"

Gmap-Pedometer Mashup | Beaconfire Wire

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Click “Start Recording&# button and double click to plot points on the familiar Google map. Since this is a pedometer mashup, you can plot the points you walk or jog on the map, enter your weight, and the application will tell you how many calories you have burnt in the process. While the mashup is built for avid walkers and joggers, an interesting side benefit is that it can answer those distance questions you have always had.

(More than) 15 useful, creative and odd Google mashups | Beaconfire Wire

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» (More than) 15 useful, creative and odd Google mashups Posted Thursday, March 6th, 2008 at 9:09 pm by Ali Cherry (11 posts) Google Maps is a free web mapping service application that allows developers to create “mashups&# with other data and embed the map on third-party websites via the Google Maps API. the Seven Wonders of the World map falls a little flat). Get it on the map.&#

Congrats to the NetSquared Winners!

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The last leg of the journey was to attend the Netsquared Conference (N2Y3) where three winners of the NetSquared Mashup Challenge were selected by conference participants. Erik shared his excitement in a post over at NetSquared. Ushahidi: Mapping Reports Of Post-Election Violence In Kenya. A Mashup Of 29+ Social Action Platforms ??? There were two winners announced for the Case Foundation DonateNow Mashup Challenge : Social Actions ???

How the NetSquared Challenges Have Accelerated Tech for Good

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The NetSquared Challenges Foster Tech Innovation. Ushahidi entered our legendary third NetSquared Mashup Challenge in Santa Clara, California in May 2008. TechSoup partnered with agencies like USAID and tech companies like Microsoft and Yahoo to host these "tech for good" challenges annually via our NetSquared program. First, tech-for-good projects (either nonprofit or commercial) submitted a description of their project on the NetSquared website.

nfp 2.0 » The Best use of Google Maps, full stop

Rebooting Charity

Skip navigation Recent Posts Natural blog cycle Buzz Director: the spacewalk metaphor Group fundraising primer When pictures speak a thousand words Another shout for a Netsquared Europe Communicating the soul of your non-profit My Fundraising 2.0 whitewater widgets yak shack October 13th, 2006 The Best use of Google Maps, full stop The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children ( NSPCC ) has a long history of embracing innovation to raise awareness of its cause.

Dapper’s first results with nonprofit databases | Non-Profit Tech Blog

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My stated goal is to generate a Google maps mashup out of databases built by non-profit organizations. I’d love to do a Google mashup out of those databases via Dapp.

Ushahidi Develops Innovative Tools for Nonprofits and Others Working to Benefit the Public

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Ushahidi has been developing open-source crisis mapping software for over eight years now. LABB created an Oil Spill Crisis Map in response to the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010. Since then, it has since logged, mapped, and tracked more than 14,000 reports of petrochemical pollution. The organization got started when a group of Kenyan bloggers led by Erik Hersman began doing online mapping of violence reports after the 2008 Kenyan election.

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Ushahidi BRCK: Bringing Internet to the Developing World

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Here’s some news on a now famous NetSquared alumnus project. It is a nonprofit tech company that develops free and open-source software for information collection, visualization, and crowdsourced interactive mapping to help mitigate disasters. Ushahidi was a NetSquared Mashup Challenge winner in the fabled 2008 Netsquared conference in Santa Clara, California. I first heard about this from Marnie Webb, who co-founded NetSquared.

Wiring the Green Movement for Earth Day

Amy Sample Ward

I wanted to use today to focus in on a question recently posed by my good friend Joe Solomon on Twitter : What are the nonprofit/orgs that are working 2 wire the green movement, like what @ netsquared does 4 nonprofits, @ sunfoundation for politics; which orgs are working to expose data, leverage soc media, connect the orgs together? The way I see it, there are many directions that technology is aiding social change work: enabling data sharing, exchange and mapping.

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Social Actions Roundup #19: Time to vote in USAID's first open source challenge!

Social Actions

Challenge hosted by Netsquared – is ready for your vote. Blackbaud posts The Baudcast, Episode 20 covering Conference for Nonprofits, NetCommunity Developer Challenge, Google map mashups, social media sessions, and more. Social Actions roundups are syndicated on CauseGlobal , CauseWired , ContributeMedia , NetSquared , and TakePart

Social Actions Roundup #19: Time to vote in USAID's first open source challenge!

Social Actions

Challenge hosted by Netsquared – is ready for your vote. Blackbaud posts The Baudcast, Episode 20 covering Conference for Nonprofits, NetCommunity Developer Challenge, Google map mashups, social media sessions, and more. Social Actions roundups are syndicated on CauseGlobal , CauseWired , ContributeMedia , NetSquared , and TakePart

Kickass Government Job! Be the Webmaster for the NYC Campaign Finance Board | Non-Profit Tech Blog

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Imagine applying all that neat stuff at Netsquared or when Beth talks about social media to New York City politics. If you’re a big fan of donor disclosure mashups such as the Federal Elections Commissions maps and opensecrets.org then you’ve come to the right place.

Check Out the 35 Apps from Social Actions' Change the Web Challenge!

Social Actions

All manner of widgets, gadgets, plugins, extensions, applications, & mashups now help you find and share ways to take action on just about any website & lots of mobile. 20 - Social Actions Interactive Map (and location extractor). "To It then displays such information in both list and map form.". 21 - Social Actions Map. If so, please head over to NetSquared (Change the Web's host) and get your vote on We were (and remain!)

Making Smarter Decisions: Five Business Intelligence Myths

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Mashups make me want to sing! It's all about mapping data to business needs to make better decisions. Our friends at NetSquared have a great podcast interview with Steve Williams of Business Objects that provides more good examples. Flickr Photo: bredgar If you're a frequent reader of this blog, you know that if I could do it all over again, I would have paid more attention in math class.

The Blackbaud Tapes, Part 1 of 2 | Non-Profit Tech Blog

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So all the guys like Delicious are all talking web services, lists MS Virtual Earth and Yahoo and asks “Has anyone heard of mashups?&# geocoding, MS Virtual Earth and Blackbaud and when I hover over the map, it’s actually an example of an AJAX-y web services call where all these guys are talking together and it’s plotted this point on the bird’s eye view of Virtual Earth.

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Last Chance to Vote for Nonprofit SXSW Panels: Closes September 4th

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The panelists include Holly Ross, NTEN ; David Neff , American Cancer Society; Kari Dunn Saratovsky ; Case Foundation; Amy Sample Ward , Netsquared; and Joe Solomon. Networked Love, Bonding, Intimacy: Our Interactive Culture Clouds Visual mapping of relationship circles: exploring tools for appropriate social technology in conference cultures where work and pleasure meet. The SXSW Interactive Festival.

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How to get your small nonprofit up on the Web, Part 3 of 3 | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

However, I did not find specific information on how to map your domain name to wordpress.com account. When I did further research, I found that wordpress charges $15/yr to map your personal domain name to your wordpress blog [[link] Please throw some light on how I should use wordpress and map my domain name.

10 Steps to Extension Professional 2.0 Remix

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Content used in mashups is typically sourced from a third party via a public interface or API Many people are experimenting with mashups using Google, eBay, Amazon, Windows Live, and Yahoos APIs. Examples of Mashups. Chicago Crime Maps; Another googlemap mashup with crime statistics. Netsquared Conference Mashup Panel. Next week I'm doing a Webinar for Extension Professionals , a remix of 10 Steps to Association 2.0

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