A View of the Cloud from Poland

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Poland is the ninth largest country in Europe with a population roughly equivalent to California (37 million). The country has one of the fastest growing economies in the European Union; GDP per capita in Poland, however, is 61% of the EU average.

Mobility: We Cannot Afford Not to Take Advantage of It

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501techclub mobile Mobile poland sektor 3.0 Tomas Wojciechowski. Editor in Chief. Technologie.ngo.pl. Use of mobile technology is exponentially increasing around the world. Are the world's nonprofits keeping up? Explore ways nonprofits can build mobile technology into their mission-based work, and discover what the organizers of the Sektor 3.0 Conference in May are planning to do to get there. Mobile technology has revolutionized the means of communication.

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TechSoup Global Condolences for People of Poland, After Tragedy

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One of TechSoup Global's key endeavors in becoming a global organization for social change, was in establishing a new office in Warsaw, Poland two years ago. I am sure the strength of character of Poland will come through again in these difficult times.

The One Secret To Better Virtual Meetings: Empathy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

As part of the curriculum development, we needed to have meetings with our trainers, some who are here in the US, but also with our partners in the Ukraine and one from Poland.

Refugee Response: TechSoup's New Online Technology Resource for NGOs Helping Refugees

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Refugee Response is a project of TechSoup Europe in Warsaw, Poland. TechSoup is proud celebrate World Refugee Day by announcing a new humanitarian project that that we're doing in Europe and the Middle East.

Join Our 24-Hour Round-the-World Twitter Chat

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POLAND. Since our last storytelling Twitter chat , both the opportunities and challenges in producing a great digital story have increased. Tools are easier than ever to get and learn how to use, which has driven the rise of citizen journalism.

A Huge Thank You and My Next Steps

Amy Sample Ward

To all those that I had the distinct pleasure to work with in England (William, Richard, Sarah and others), Romania (Chris, Ruxandra, Zoltan and others) and Poland (Nick, Kris, Adam, Svetlana, Ellen, and others). As you may have seen posted at the beginning of this month, I’m about to embark on the next adventure. But, before I get to that, I want to say thank you.

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2013 NTC Round-Up: Your Takeaways

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Countries represented: 13 (US, Canada, UK, Korea, Australia, Switzerland, Netherlands, Poland, Belgium, Ireland, Nepal, Mexico, and Ghana). Whew, what an NTC! Now that we''ve had a chance to catch a cat (dog?)

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The #FutureOfBusiness: Employees Will Rule

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When asked the same question, respondents from countries representing Poland, Belgium, France, Canada, Australia, etc. This is the final in a series about the #FutureOfBusiness that highlights the impending shift in organizational change.

TechSoup's Netsquared Organizers Win 2015 NTENny Awards

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He supports people in countries as far-flung as Australia, Poland, and Uganda. Each year, NTEN recognizes some of its brightest members who have offered their time, talents, and wisdom to generally "amp up the awesome" of the nonprofit technology sector.

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Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya

AFP Blog

Alongside regional pictures that capture the stats for every nation on Earth, we also present in-depth analyses for 24 of the world’s largest economies: Argentina, Australia, Brazile, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey, Thailand, the UAE, the UK, and the USA.

2013 NTC Round-Up: Your Takeaways

NTEN

Countries represented: 13 (US, Canada, UK, Korea, Australia, Switzerland, Netherlands, Poland, Belgium, Ireland, Nepal, Mexico, and Ghana). Whew, what an NTC! Now that we''ve had a chance to catch a cat (dog?)

Go Around the Globe with #Storymakers2014

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With one-hour chats in Cameroon, New Zealand, India, Kenya, South Africa, Poland, Canada and the United States, we have over twelves hours of digital storytelling conversation planned for your listening pleasure. Poland. Storymakers2014 is going around the world!

NetSquared October Event Preview

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Warsaw, Poland: NetWtorek meetup. Last month was a monster for NetSquared - we held 48 events during Social Media September , including 14 workshops and nine social media surgeries. October promises to be a bit quieter — we’re going to relax and eat candy.

Nonprofit Technology Meetings In Your Community

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Warsaw, Poland: Open Access. Every month NetSquared volunteers hold free or low cost educational events for people and organizations who want to use technology for social good.

This Just In: Wireless Headsets from Headsets.com

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Here in TechSoup’s San Francisco office, we use audio conferencing every day to talk with people working remotely, in the Bay Area, plus staff based in New York or Seattle, and often London or Poland. Cut the cord with discounted Sennheiser OfficeRunner wireless headsets , now available to eligible nonprofits and public libraries at TechSoup. These headsets work with almost all office phones ( VoIP and PBX ), and can be used for both telephone and PC connections.

#Storymakers2014 Global Tweet Chat Explodes with Knowledge

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The focus moved to examples of powerful storytelling such as: Afterward, the conversation moved to Poland, where Fundacja TechSoup focused on storytelling and data. On September 4, 2014, beginning at 3 p.m.

The Deep Learning When Nonprofit Techies Get Together

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Warsaw, Poland: NetWtorek o kampaniach spo?ecznych (Please visit the site to view this video). NetSquared DC's Roshani Kothari on why she loves NetSquared. I've just returned from the Nonprofit Technology Conference in Austin and I'm pumped!

TechSoup’s Refurbished Computer Initiative: You’ve Come A Long Way Baby

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To be specific, they are our partners in Australia , New Zealand , Germany , France , Italy , India , Poland , and Romania. TechSoup’s Refurbished Computer Initiative (RCI) has provided warrantied refurbished computers and other IT devices to nonprofits and libraries for seven years now. In taking stock of things this Earth week we thought we’d take a look at how far we’ve come.

"A World of Good" on FRONTLINE/World Dec 25

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December 25th, 9 PM EST, Frontline/World will be re-broadcasting four "do good" stories about Kiva in Uganda, PlayPumps in South Africa, the Frederic Chopin International Piano Competition in Poland, and Juan Quezada and Mata Ortiz pottery in Mexico.

Cloud Computing Worldwide

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A View of the Cloud from Poland Alicja Peszkowska of Fundacja TechSoup (TechSoup Global's European headquarters in Warsaw) observes that although most Polish NGOs use some cloud-based tools, most of them haven't explored the cloud's full potential. All this month, join TechSoup.org and the TechSoup Global Network for our Cloud Computing Worldwide campaign.

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society - Untitled Article

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

She attended the LocalisationDev event last week in Poland and got a great deal out of it. Laptops roasting by a wood fire. Imagine if you will, a group of free/open-source software internationalization/translation/localization evangelists gathered in an artist's studio in snow-covered Warsaw, heated by a wood-stove, but with high-speed wireless internet access! That's the report I had today from Anna Berns, who is a product manager for our Martus Project.

Metro4All — Making All Metro Systems Accessible

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It is now a diverse international group with team members in Russia, Belarus, Poland, Germany, and the U.S. Ever since the Independent Living Movement began to emerge in the 1960s to empower people with disabilities, more and more of the world has become accessible.

NetSquared's November Community Events for Nonprofit Techies

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Warsaw, Poland: Zrób to sam(a) lub z innymi — NetWtorek o Hackerspace Warszawa. Every month TechSoup's NetSquared community organizers volunteer to bring free (or low cost) nonprofit technology events and workshops to more than 50 cities.

Software to Grow Your Nonprofit

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Here in TechSoup’s San Francisco office, we use audio conferencing every day to talk with people working remotely, in the Bay Area, plus staff based in New York or Seattle, and often London or Poland.

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Sustaining Innovation (in Many Different Situations)

Museum 2.0

Last week, I sat on the jury for the first Cultural Innovation International Prize given by the Center for Contemporary Culture in Barcelona , and this week, I'm offering a workshop for museum professionals across Poland participating together in a "Museum Lab" in Warsaw.

Mobile Applications for Beginners

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This article originally appeared in Polish on Fundacja TechSoup , TechSoup's European partner in Warsaw, Poland. This guest post was authored by Zuzanna Sta?ska, ska, an art historian interested in museums, education, and new technologies.

Together We're Stronger: NetSquared in June

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Warsaw, Poland: Koniec sezonu 2013/2014. Webinars are awesome, and so are blog posts.

NetSquared's April Nonprofit Technology Meetups

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Warsaw, Poland: KRYPTWTOREK, CZYLI WARSZTATY Z BEZPIECZNEGO EMAILA. If you want to learn how nonprofits can use technology to advance their mission and generally be more effective and efficient TechSoup has got you covered with their blog and webinars.

Events Roundup: NetSquared Loves You this February

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Warsaw, Poland: e-volunteering. Every month NetSquared holds free or low cost educational events for people and organizations who want to use technology for social good.

Your NetSquared Holiday Gift!

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Warsaw, Poland: NetWtorek meetup. NetSquared holds free or low cost educational events for people and organizations who want to learn more about using technology for social good.

Join Us for Local and Virtual Events This Week With Social Media September

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Warsaw, Poland: NETWTOREK AFTER THE HOLIDAYS. We’re half way into Social Media September , but we’re just getting started!

NetSquared's November Community Events for Nonprofit Techies

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Warsaw, Poland: Zrób to sam(a) lub z innymi — NetWtorek o Hackerspace Warszawa. Every month TechSoup's NetSquared community organizers volunteer to bring free (or low cost) nonprofit technology events and workshops to more than 50 cities.

NetSquared in May: Healthy as an Ox

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Warsaw, Poland: CiviCRM – spotkanie o tym jak zarz?dza? June already? That means it’s time for our monthly roundup of all the crazy goodness created by NetSquared Local in May. What is NetSquared Local?

Audio Conferencing from BetterWorld

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Here in TechSoup's San Francisco office, we use audio conferencing every day to talk with people working remotely, in the Bay Area, plus staff based in New York or Seattle, and often London or Poland. Collaborate on conference calls using your existing phone system with BetterWorld's audio conferencing service.

Nonprofit Technology News for April 2013

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It's time to catch up on some of the nonprofit technology trends and news once again.

Cloud Computing Worldwide

Tech Soup Blog

A View of the Cloud from Poland Alicja Peszkowska of Fundacja TechSoup (TechSoup Global's European headquarters in Warsaw) observes that although most Polish NGOs use some cloud-based tools, most of them haven't explored the cloud's full potential. All this month, join TechSoup.org and the TechSoup Global Network for our Cloud Computing Worldwide campaign.

Nonprofit Technology News for May 2013: Free WiFi in Forbes Magazine and Braille Phones

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I posted some nonprofit technology trends and news late last month, but found some late breaking nptech news items I wanted to add.

Solutionary Women: Anna Lappé of Grub

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I was thrilled when Ilyse Hogue , contacted me to say that her friend Anna Lappé was in town to promote her new book, Grub: Ideas for an Urban Organic Kitchen , and might be available for an interview. You can hear the interview on the Big Vision Podcast , or read the transcript below.