Russia rights groups get help from Microsoft

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We've seen this happen in places like Russia. That's why it's heartening to read an article like this in the Christian Science Monitor, Russia rights groups get help from unlikely champion: Microsoft. piracy human rights Patrick Ball intellectual property Microsoft social justice Russia epiracyPatrick Ball and I have often discussed the risks to social justice groups from using unlicensed proprietary software.

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million people in Russia using Russian Cyrillic as the official alphabet for their national language.

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Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

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Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

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Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

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Three Keys to Working with Crowds

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Fake requests like: Send me money today, or my opponent will win and send your children to Russia for kindergarten! Gathering crowds to help your cause is an essential part of working in a networked world.

Today's 5 Leadership Quotes

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Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

World Map of Social Media

NCE Social Media

Outside of Russia and most of Asia, Facebook (the blue countries) is now the main player. I recently came across a world map of social media on the Vincos Blog. I really enjoy their post because it shows you the gradual change in social networks in different parts of the world. Only three years ago you can see that there are many different social networks dominating in different countries. As social networks have matured and the weaker networks have faded away, you can see what is left.

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Nonprofits Imagine a Better Sharing Economy

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trillion annually, exceeding the total GDP of Canada, Australia, Russia, or India. Nonprofits should lead the sharing economy and demand more from the private sector.

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5 Leadership Quotes For Today

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Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

400 More Email Subject Lines from End of Year Fundraising

Connection Cafe

Beaten for Being Gay in Russia – Andrey’s Story. Here it is! The 2014 edition of my annual review of year-end fundraising email subject lines. Be sure to give the 2013 , 2012 , and 2011 reviews a look too.

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Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

Arab Publics Turning to Social Networks to Express Political Views | Pew Research Center

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In countries such as Britain, the United States, Russia, the Czech Republic and Spain, about half of all adults now use Facebook and similar websites. Arab Publics Turning to Social Networks to Express Political Views | Pew Research Center : Social networking has spread around the world with remarkable speed. These sites are also popular in many lower-income nations, where, once people have access to the internet, they tend to use it for social networking

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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.

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Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

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Webinar: Multichannel Strategies to Convert Online-Acquired Supporters into Donors

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In a past life, Clint was a foreign correspondent based in Moscow for Newsweek and The Associated Press, where he covered the breakup of the USSR and the re-birth of Russia. Recruiting an army of online supporters and advocates is the first step to building a powerhouse fundraising machine.

Five Leadership Quotes For Today

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

35 Leadership Quotes That Inspire Me

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Today's Five Leadership Quotes

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

Today's Five Leadership Quotes

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

Crowdfunding Controversies and How They Impact Nonprofits and Charities

Tech Soup Blog

Rather, I found a publicity shy company, operated remotely from Russia, promoting a device unsupported by any medical or scientific evidence whatsoever." I've donated to some weird crowdfunding campaigns.

Five Leadership Quotes For Today

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

Crowdsourcing Skills for Human Rights via Movements.org

Tech Soup Blog

Keyes notes some early examples of how the Movements.org crowdsourcing model is working: Activists in Russia connecting with a songwriter in New York to compose a catchy song for their cause.

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Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

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Metro4All — Making All Metro Systems Accessible

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So far, Metro4All has apps for 14 cities in Russia and other countries in Europe. It is now a diverse international group with team members in Russia, Belarus, Poland, Germany, and the U.S.

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Eric Jacobsen Blog

Glasgow I priase loudly, I blame softly -- Catherine II of Russia Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress -- Mohandas Gandhi If you don't know where you are going, any road will take you there -- Lewis Carroll. Some of my favorite quotes for leaders: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

5 Quotes For The Day

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Some of my favorite quotes for leaders are: A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit -- Arnold H.

The Buzz at Beaconfire: July 22, 2011

Beaconfire Wire

Developer Trubnikov: Russia classifies beer as alcoholic. Only in Russia would anything less than 10% be called food. :). One of my favorite, periodic events during the morning commute is when I catch Nina Totenberg’s recap of the previous day’s Supreme Court proceedings.

A View of the Cloud from Brazil

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It is one of the rapidly emerging " BRIC " economies, along with Russia, India and China. During the month of October, join TechSoup.org and the TechSoup Global Network for our Cloud Computing Worldwide campaign.

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Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Both our Kanter/Canter last names came from Russia. I learned that the Canters came from Russia but immigrated to England first, not to the US like the Kanters did. Meet Marc Canter. I'm not sure if we are related or not.

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Nonprofit Technology News for November 2013

Tech Soup Blog

Other important websites in the world include the Yandex search engine in Russia, Yahoo in Japan and Taiwan, and Baidu in China. As we hurtle toward the end of 2013, it’s time for an update of nonprofit technology trends and news!