Nonprofit Technology News Celebrity Forecasts for 2014

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Some interesting prognostications collected by Tech Soup Nonprofit Technology News Celebrity Forecasts for 2014 : Now that this year is wrapping up and we have the verdict on nonprofit technology trends for 2013, we queried charity Technorati like Amy Sample Ward, Beth Kanter, Marnie Webb, Peter Campbell, Nicole Wallace, the entire crew at Idealware, Lucy Bernholz, and other luminaries to find out what is in their crystal balls for 2014

Big News at Benetech (and for me!)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Under Betsy’s guidance, Benetech is developing new software for social good enterprises to connect communities with inclusive technology: Service Net: Reshaping the social safety net in human services to better connect people to the services they need. I look forward to staying in touch with you about technology for good!

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Association News | Association Doctor | Social Media: Riding the Current Wave of Technology | Association News

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Association News | Association Doctor | Social Media: Riding the Current Wave of Technology | Association News : t could be said that social media has been the communications equivalent of a tsunami. Without warning, it has swept aside decades of ritual, convention and etiquette about how we communicate with each other.

Nonprofit Technology News for February 2014

Tech Soup Blog

It's high time to catch up on some nonprofit technology trends and news! There’s lots of interesting NPTech news this month. I just have to say here how much I love this type of technology for good. Do you have any NPTech news items you'd like to add?

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Mobile Messaging News Roundup

Mobile Commons

The next AI is no AI – Artificial intelligence circumvents human criticism when its technology and effects surpass human understanding. The post Mobile Messaging News Roundup appeared first on Mobile Commons. Industry News News & Updates

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Great News! The 2019 Global NGO Technology Report Has Secured Sponsorship

Nonprofit Tech for Good

As production begins on the fourth edition of the Global NGO Technology Report , Nonprofit Tech for Good is thrilled to announce that a new sponsor has been secured. Even better news is that Funraise will also sponsor the third edition of the Global Trends in Giving Report.

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Technology news,?events,?jobs,?and?company?profiles - Techvibes.com

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Technology news,events,jobs,andcompanyprofiles - Techvibes.com : We learned this morning that Salesforce was "decimating" Radian6's marketing and social community departments. According to a source familiar with the matter, people from the vice-president level down are facing layoffs "left and right" today at Radian6, which Salesforce acquired for more than $300 million last year

Six Things to Know in Nonprofit Technology News

Tech Soup Blog

A recent study by California nonprofit Community Technology Alliance found that almost 70% of the homeless people surveyed in their county did have a mobile phone. Got News? Do you have some NPTech news you’d like to report?

Nonprofit Technology News: 2013 Year in Review

Tech Soup Blog

Green Technology. In hardware life extension news, the grand award winner for software in Popular Science's Best of What's New 2013 this year is a server/software technology called Neverware Juicebox. MIT Technology Review declared 2013 the year of the Internet of Things.

Mobile Messaging News Roundup

Mobile Commons

Industry News Vonage (VG) Tops Q1 EPS by 5c; Enters Agreement to Acquire Nexmo in ~$300M Deal – Vonage acquires Nexmo, one of the big messaging gateways and a general provider of messaging API’s. The post Mobile Messaging News Roundup appeared first on Mobile Commons.

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Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN) Group News | LinkedIn

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Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN) Group News | LinkedIn: "New applications and technologies are being developed at a rapid pace. This brave new world of touchscreens, aggregated data, and pastel AJAX-based social networking sites, is partly fueled by consumers' desires for faster, lighter, and often cheaper (if not free) technologies

Breaking News: Twiddling Thumbs of Nonprofit Professionals Causing Sore Thumbs

Connection Cafe

2016 NGO Online Technology Report. Based upon the survey results of 2,780 NGOs worldwide, the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report is unprecedented and provides valuable insight into the global NGO sector and its use of online technology. April Fools.

Mobile Messaging News Roundup

Mobile Commons

Industry News The TCPA As Great Uniter? The post Mobile Messaging News Roundup appeared first on Mobile Commons. Industry News News & Updates

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Technology Challenges Nonprofits Face

TechImpact

“Nonprofits tend to invest more in their missions and programs, and not necessarily in technology resources,” Anthony Pisapia, Director of Development and Programs for Tech Impact, explained. Image courtesy of Rensec IT Consulting.

Blackbaud Highlights Key Technology Trends For Nonprofits in 2014 | Blackbaud News

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Press release Blackbaud Highlights Key Technology Trends For Nonprofits in 2014 | Blackbaud News : In 2014, technology will continue to have an even greater impact on nonprofits,” said Mary Beth Westmoreland, Blackbaud’s vice president of product development. Tremendous opportunities exist for these organizations to use technology to deliver on their missions in a very effective and scalable way, both when engaging with supporters and when managing back-end operations

Average Nonprofit Spends 3.2% of Budget on Technology, Report Says - Technology - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas

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of Budget on Technology, Report Says - Technology - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas : The average nonprofit technology budget accounted for 3.2 Average Nonprofit Spends 3.2% percent of total annual organizational spending, according to a new report

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Nonprofit Technology News for November 2013

Tech Soup Blog

As we hurtle toward the end of 2013, it’s time for an update of nonprofit technology trends and news! If you’re a nonprofit news junkie, have a look at all our Nonprofit Technology News pieces from this past year. TechSoup Technologies for Good.

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Your Weekly SMS/MMS News

Mobile Commons

Denver mobile technology company acquired, plans to grow – New York City-based marketing technology company Verve Mobile acquired Denver-based Roximity, which helps brands reach people when they’re inside stores. The post Your Weekly SMS/MMS News appeared first on Mobile Commons.

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Goodbye Checkbook, Hello Tablet: Fundraising Goes Mobile - The Network: Cisco's Technology News Site

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Goodbye Checkbook, Hello Tablet: Fundraising Goes Mobile - The Network: Cisco''s Technology News Site : At a recent fundraising party in San Jose Calif., there was a signature cocktail selling for $20, tasty appetizers paired with designer wines, and an iPad, making its way around the room. Host Mark Fordyce was offering guests a chance to make a donation to his wife Kirsten''s Avon Breast Cancer Walk.

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Nonprofit Technology News for January 2014

Tech Soup Blog

Technology for Good Gadgets – It’s All About Health and Fitness. The TV technology most likely to make your current TV obsolete are new ultra high definition ‘ 4K ’ TVs.

4 Strategies To Help Assess Your Nonprofit’s Technology

TechImpact

With the amount of new and innovative technology that is surfacing every day, assessing your nonprofit’s technology should be a daily process. The post 4 Strategies To Help Assess Your Nonprofit’s Technology appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Industry News Leadership Tech cloud nonprofit nonprofit technology npTech

Nonprofit Technology News Celebrity Forecasts for 2014

Tech Soup Blog

We lead off with Amy Sample Ward who is the executive director of NTEN , the big membership organization of nonprofit technology professionals. She was named by Fast Company Magazine as one of the most influential women in technology.

4 Strategies To Help Assess Your Nonprofit’s Technology

TechImpact

With the amount of new and innovative technology that is surfacing every day, assessing your nonprofit’s technology should be a daily process. As a result of all these differences, each nonprofit’s technology should reflect their uniqueness. Image courtesy of University of Texas.

Six Sources for Nonprofit News

SocialFish

———— I don’t know about you, but I find it hard to keep up with all the news. Many of us have our own curation practice, but one of the most efficient I have is to keep an eye on those in our community who are curating the news for us.

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Nonprofit Technology News for March 2014

Tech Soup Blog

The nonprofit technology news this month reports on the reinvention of the wheel in India and Africa, how nonprofits are leading the wearable computing field, the privacy threat you may not have heard about yet, and plenty more. There’s lots of interesting NPTech news this month.

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SignOnSanDiego.com > News > Metro -- Fire-alert technology discussed

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SignOnSanDiego.com > News > Metro -- Fire-alert technology discussed: "The October wildfires were fought with blood, sweat and technology. But technology – particularly notifying residents by phone that a fire is headed their way – isn't exactly perfect

ASAE Technology Conference & Expo Spotlights Mobile Apps, the Cloud | TSNN Trade Show News

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Convention Center, they walked away knowing not only the latest technology showcased by more exhibitors, but also the latest trends to keep an eye on

The Importance Of Technology Planning

TechImpact

Technology is often a challenge for nonprofits. According to a recent post from Techsoup, nonprofits can improve their use of technology by forming an effective plan. Start by examining … Continued The post The Importance Of Technology Planning appeared first on Tech Impact. Blog Industry News Leadership Tech evaluating current tech it nonprofit technology tech support technology

Belfast Nonprofit Brings Affordable Technology to Mainers | Bangor, Maine News, Sports, and Weather - WABI TV5

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Belfast Nonprofit Brings Affordable Technology to Mainers | Bangor, Maine News, Sports, and Weather - WABI TV5 : We’ve helped almost 10,000 families so far in the 12 years,” said E-Commerce Manager Calvin Robbins. Jodi Martin started the nonprofit, Information Technology Exchange, with her husband. “We

5 Strategies To Help Implement Technology In Your Nonprofit

TechImpact

Technology is advancing at a seemingly unintelligible rate. Sometimes, however, taking the dive for the new piece of technology can be daunting. Is this technology worth the time it will take to implement? Image courtesy of Maloney Properties, Inc.

Leveraging Crowdfunding Technology for Cause Marketing

Connection Cafe

The good news is that many brand marketers have found a solution that works. Crowdfunding technology offers a great option to increase impact from philanthropy dollars, and it helps brands create an authentic cause connection.

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3 Ways to Enhance Donor Stewardship with Technology

Connection Cafe

Those at the leading-edge of transforming donor stewardship leverage technology to help them show donors their direct impact and generate enthusiasm that allows them to build stronger connections. Think about providing financial data and campus news to show how their funds are driving impact.

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Leveraging Crowdfunding Technology for Cause Marketing

Connection Cafe

The good news is that many brand marketers have found a solution that works. Crowdfunding technology offers a great option to increase impact from philanthropy dollars, and it helps brands create an authentic cause connection.

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BBC NEWS | Technology | '$100 laptop' production begins

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BBC NEWS | Technology | '$100 laptop' production begins: "$100 laptop' production beginsBy Jonathan FildesScience and technology reporter, BBC NewsFive years after the concept was first proposed, the so-called $100 laptop is poised to go into mass production.Hardware suppliers have been given the green light to ramp-up production of all of the components needed to build millions of the low-cost

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Mobile Messaging News Roundup

Mobile Commons

Every week, our Lead Mobile Strategist Ti Chesley will post a roundup of the biggest news in mobile messaging. Artificial intelligence represents the manifestation of humanity’s biggest hopes and fears for technology.

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Flying High: Some Truly Creative Ways that Drone Technology is Being Utilized

Byte Technology

There was a time—not too long ago—that drone technology, while in its infancy, was being dismissed by many experts in product development fields as a passing fancy, a mere hobby or pastime that few people ever thought would have important real-world applications. Industry News

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2 New Solutions with 4 Big Things| Great News for the Nonprofit Sector

Connection Cafe

This is great news for many reasons, but mostly because nonprofit organizations will soon have the opportunity to expand their missions further than ever before, powered by Raiser’s Edge NXT and Financial Edge NXT. Technology Innovation: The world is going mobile and NXT is too.

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Nonprofit Technology News: The Demise of Facebook Causes and Cloud Storage for Charities

Tech Soup Blog

There’s some interesting news and plenty of free things this month. ” If the nodes on a graph thing is a bit baffling, I like CITEworld’s coverage on this news. The big news is that the new draft taxonomy is now live and online and open to public comment.

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Robert in the news(paper)

Robert Weiner

The NonProfit Times ran the story The Evolution of Donor Management And Its Fundraising Future , which deals with how technology is transforming the way nonprofits interact with donors, particularly online. and 9 Other Lines About Technology You Don't Want to Hear. I was interviewed for two articles that were published recently.

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Twitter Helps Intel Foundation Plan Grants - Technology - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas

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Twitter Helps Intel Foundation Plan Grants - Technology - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas : The Intel Foundation plans to award $100,000 in education grants to celebrate its 25th anniversary, and it turned to Twitter for advice on what programs and organizations to support. “We

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Nonprofit Technology News: Help for Charities to Develop Mobile Giving Capacity

Tech Soup Blog

Our lead story in this issue of TechSoup’s Nonprofit Technology News is the creation of the Mobile Giving Alliance that will help charities develop their mobile giving. Fund for UNICEF, and United Way Worldwide to bring more mobile technology resources charities.

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Nonprofit news roundup, 05.03.13 ? Philanthropy North Carolina

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Nonprofit news roundup, 05.03.13  Philanthropy North Carolina : Habitat Metrolina Partners receive tech award Habitat for Humanity Metrolina Partners in Charlotte received the 2013 Technology Innovation Award from Apparo, formerly NPower Charlotte Region, and sponsored by Accenture

4 Sustainable Technology Tips For Nonprofit Start-Up

TechImpact

For nonprofit startups, technology may be one of the farthest concerns. Bo Crader shares 4 tips to help nonprofit startups develop a technology strategy, in an article on npEngage : Long term planning. There are many donation opportunities in the technology community to be found.