Singapore licenses are online! « Creative Commons Singapore

AFP Blog

Singapore licenses are online! Creative Commons Singapore: "Singapore licenses are online!In Yes, after some delay, the Singapore versions of the Creative Commons licenses are now online and available for all Singapore-based In all the enthusiasm after we finally made it and among the million other things each one of us is involved in we neglected to communicate the merry news on this blog.

Donations to Singapore Red Cross now possible at iNets kiosks

AFP Blog

Donations to Singapore Red Cross now possible at iNets kiosks : Charitable individuals can now make their donations to the Singapore Red Cross on-the-go at 96 iNets Kiosks islandwide

Smart mapping tech helps deliver more food to Singapore’s most needy | Press Releases | Asia | Sustainable Business

AFP Blog

Smart mapping tech helps deliver more food to Singapore’s most needy | Press Releases | Asia | Sustainable Business : "Thanks to state-of-the-art mapping technology, one of Singapore’s most loved non-profit organisations is making their food donation programme ‘smarter’ than ever before.

Singapore Charity Sector Texting for Transparency | Pro Bono Australia

AFP Blog

Singapore Charity Sector Texting for Transparency | Pro Bono Australia: "Singapore's charity regulator has introduced an SMS system to allow the public to check on the bona fides of a charity soliciting donations.The Commissioner of Charities (COC), Low Puk Yeong recently introduced the system and detailed the service in his annual report to the Singapore Government this week.Yeong says that to

NGO Connection Day: Singapore

Tech Soup Blog

On Apriil 29 Microsoft and TechSoup held an NGO Connection Day at the Microsoft office in Singapore. Even though Singapore is far more developed in terms of economic measures than our last location, Hanoi, Vietnam and it has a government that is very hands-on in addressing social issues, the NGOs are still very active and in need of resources in both funds and IT capacity.

Survived an 18 hour plane ride! Arrived in Singapore - found free Internet and Latte!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The trip from LA to Singapore is like a triple red eye. Feeling okay now as I wandered around the Changi Airport in Singapore in search of latte to get of my cafeine withdrawl headache. The Singapore airport is modern, clean, sleek, and filled with interesting shops, restaurants, and orchids! But I managed to sleep and drink lots of water. I found it. I also found free Internet access stations.

Cambodian Bloggers Campaign: $57 more to go thanks to Twitter, Blogger from Singapore and 500 Hats!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Anol is my second contributor from Singapore joining Sokohodom Peng. Last night, while coming home from taking the kids to the movies, I noticed one of my neighbors left out a big, gently used samsonite suitcase with a sign that said "FREE." " It's a perfect suitcase for filling up with t-shirts to take to Cambodia! I took this an optimistic sign. I woke up this morning to an email from paypal saying I received a donation from Anol Bhattacharya.

Charity pours heart out online

AFP Blog

Charity pours heart out online: "A CHARITY in Singapore has raised the bar in transparency by giving its major donors online access to its day-to-day accounts

channelnewsasia.com - Online portal for cultural philanthropy launched

AFP Blog

channelnewsasia.com - Online portal for cultural philanthropy launched: "SINGAPORE : Donating to the arts is now more convenient, with Asia's first online portal for cultural philanthropy.With give2arts.sg, it will be easier for the public to donate and volunteer their time

Rice professor bringing hand-held technology to schools in India | Ultimate West U

AFP Blog

Rice professor bringing hand-held technology to schools in India | Ultimate West U: "Krishna Palem, a Rice University professor, is leading an effort on three continents to create a low-cost, electronic version of the hand-held slates that millions of Indian children use in school's today.Thanks to a partnership between Rice, Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Villages for

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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.

Top 10 Social Media Countries | Penn Olson

AFP Blog

Top 10 Social Media Countries | Penn Olson: "While the list is pretty comprehensive, one might argue that the comparison is according to absolute terms rather than population proportion (like how we compared Facebook users in Singapore and the U.S), it still works as a good indicator of the top social media countries

Gaming for Sustainability: How Balaji Prabhakar’s Lottery Beats Traffic Congestion

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

INSINC poster at Singapore''s train stations Imagine someone offered you $1 to leave the house an hour earlier in the morning so as to shift your commute to an off-peak train. Will you do it? If you’re like most people, you will say no.

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Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya

SocialFish

From We Are Social Singapore. Social, Digital & Mobile Around The World (January 2014) from We Are Social Singapore. This report presents all the key statistics, data and behavioural indicators for social, digital and mobile channels around the world.

How To Sketch Cast

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I am so hoping that my 22 hour flight from Los Angeles to Singapore has electrical outlet in the seat so I can use my laptop and fool with this technique. I wonder what type of adapater I need or if Singapore Airways offer that Sketchcasting! Check this out!

How Corporate Responsibility Will Affect Your Business Success in 2019

Givinga

Amazon, for example, is leveraging new markets like Singapore² and products that are ‘Fulfilled by Amazon’, to keep growing. Corporate responsibility (CR) has been on the business radar for years.

20 Crowdfunding Services for Nonprofits Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Giving.sg (Singapore). Nonprofits in North America, Europe, and Australia have a multitude of online fundraising services to choose from mostly thanks to their government’s efforts to build digital records and databases of legally verified nonprofits.

Free Webinar on June 26: 15 Useful Social Media Tips and Tricks for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

10-11am SGT (Singapore). Date: Thursday, June 26. Time: 2pm NZST (Auckland). 12pm AEST (Sydney). 7:30am IST (New Delhi). Cost: Free! How to Register: Sign up. Presented by: Heather Mansfield.

How Corporate Responsibility Will Affect Your Business Success in 2019

Givinga

Amazon, for example, is leveraging new markets like Singapore² and products that are ‘Fulfilled by Amazon’, to keep growing. Corporate responsibility (CR) has been on the business radar for years.

A Sneak Peak at Who Is Taking the 2018 Global Trends in Giving Survey

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Singapore 14%. Inspiring people to take online surveys is tough! We are grateful to the 3,573 people who have taken the 2018 Global Trends In Giving Survey thus far.

NetSquared Local Events: Week of July 15, 2013

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore: UP Singapore ‘Smart Cities Hackathon’ - 19th–21st July 2013. Being a nonprofit techie can be lonely work, since our role requires that we be change agents in our organizations as we help them discover the future! Change-agenting is exhausting (and rewarding!)

Free Webinar for Nonprofits in Asia Pacific! How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media Successfully and Build Their Digital Libraries

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Time: 12-1:30pm Singapore/Kuala Lumpur. Date: To accomodate all schedules, this webinar will be presented twice – Tuesday, April 24 and Thursday, April 26. 10-11:30am New Delhi; 2-3:30 Sydney; 4-6:30pm Auckland). Cost: Free.

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Free Webinar on September 27! 12 Common Mistakes Nonprofits Make in Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

8-9:30am :: Hong Kong, Singapore. Date: Thursday, September 27, 2012. Time: 2-3:30pm :: Honolulu (Wednesday, September 26). 5-6:30pm :: San Francisco (Wednesday, September 26). 7-8:30am :: Bangkok, Hanoi. 9-10:30am :: Seoul, Tokyo. 10-11:30am :: Melbourne, Sydney.

I'm Enroute to Cambodia: From Logan to LAX and Productive Blogging Tip

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

At Logan Airport loaded up with swag Found a plug and wifi at LAX My husband and kids dropped me off at Logan Airport a couple of hours before my flight to LA to connect to my flight to Phnom Penh via Singapore to attend the Cambodia Bloggers Summit.

Video Interview with Heather Mansfield: Top Three Social Media Tips for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Until recently, I have gone to exceptional lengths to avoid getting video recorded. I have always felt very uncomfortable in front of a camera and even more so watching myself recorded. I’m usually the person behind the lens. Know what I mean?

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Five Years Later: How #GivingTuesday Reached Ubiquity

Connection Cafe

Singapore turned it into a whole week!”. #GivingTuesday, a global grassroots movement that started out as a mere napkin brainstorm, has reached ubiquity.

ammado, An exciting new platform for social involvement

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I know Terry because he was UBS’ point guy on philanthropy in Singapore and Asia before joining ammado. I recently had a great meeting with Terry Farris and Alan Keliipuleole of the newly launched ammado web platform. It’s an impressive web-based application for helping multi-national corporations engage their employees and customers in social sector activities such as volunteering or donating. It’s the brainchild of an Irish tech entrepreneur, Peter Conlon.

Wild Apricot Software News October 2010

Wild Apricot

All in all, I think it's great to have changing seasons like we have here in Toronto and while I sometimes get envious of people living in places like Singapore or California, I would not want to trade places with them! by Chief Apricot Fall is an interesting time. I love beautiful colors on the trees, crisp and sunny days - but hate those days when it's all bleak, foggy and rainy!

Upland Software Expands Mobile Messaging Capabilities with Facebook Messenger (Press Release)

Mobile Commons

Founded in 2008, Twilio has over 700 employees, with headquarters in San Francisco and other offices in Bogotá, Dublin , Hong Kong , London , Madrid , Malmö, Mountain View , Munich , New York City , Singapore , and Tallinn.

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Video Interview with Heather Mansfield: Top Three Social Media Tips for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Until recently, I have gone to exceptional lengths to avoid getting video recorded. I have always felt very uncomfortable in front of a camera and even more so watching myself recorded. I’m usually the person behind the lens. Know what I mean?

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#GivingTuesday: How Sharing Best Practices Is Building A Global Philanthropic Movement

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

There are local leaders in Australia, Canada, Latin America, Mexico Chile, and Singapore organizing on the ground to expand the reach and spirit of generosity.

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Free Webinar for Nonprofits in Asia Pacific! How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media Successfully and Build Their Digital Libraries

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Time: 12-1:30pm Singapore/Kuala Lumpur. Date: Thursday, April 26. 10-11:30am New Delhi; 2-3:30 Sydney; 4-6:30pm Auckland). Cost: Free. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented By: Heather Mansfield.

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Over 100 Organizations install Volunteers for Salesforce

GroundWire

From San Diego to Singapore, organizations from all over the world are benefiting from the free app. It’s only been one month since we released Volunteers for Salesforce on the AppExchange and over 100 organizations have already started using it. The feedback we are getting is overwhelmingly positive with a hard-to-beat 4.8 out of 5 star rating! We must have done something right because very few of these groups have needed any help getting going.

Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore, Singapore: DataJam! NetSquared believes in the power of meeting face to face in physical space. Online learning is awesome (and TechSoup has got you covered ), but a special magic is created when we get together in the same room and start building relationships.

Improve Your Fundraising Approach and Skills at NetSquared Meetups

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore, Singapore: DataJam! Fall has arrived, and with it comes fundraising season.

Smart Canes: Bringing High Tech to a Common Assistive Tool

Tech Soup Blog

Selene Chew developed the BlindSpot as a project for her senior thesis at the University of Singapore. For those with visual impairments, a cane can be a useful tool for navigating sidewalks, busy spaces, and life in general.

I'm Halfway To Cambodia Bloggers Summit Goal!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I made a reservation on Singapore airways and the customer rep felt sorry for me - so he excited the reservation without having to make me pay upfront. And, I'd like to thank these wonderful people who contributed to the campaign! Celeste Wroblewski. Alan Levine Gr??goire goire Japiot Shirley Williams Ruby Sinreich Sean Stannard-Stockton Laura Chambers Allison Hewlitt Thomas Taylor. Twitter isn't half bad as a fundraising tool. more about that later.

Upland Software Expands Mobile Messaging Capabilities with Facebook Messenger (Press Release)

Mobile Commons

Founded in 2008, Twilio has over 700 employees, with headquarters in San Francisco and other offices in Bogotá, Dublin , Hong Kong , London , Madrid , Malmö, Mountain View , Munich , New York City , Singapore , and Tallinn. Through partnership with Twilio, Mobile Commons messaging customers can now deliver automated campaigns via Facebook Messenger and SMS AUSTIN, Texas , March 29, 2017 /CNW/ — Upland Software, Inc.

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What is in the Treaty of Marrakesh?

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

This survived in the Treaty in a much weaker form, which allows countries to choose to have a commerciality requirement in their copyright law, which some countries like Singapore and Australia already do have. The View from an Authorized Entity Many Bookshare users (and potential Bookshare users!) have been asking about the Treaty of Marrakesh (formal name: The Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works by Visually Impaired Persons and Persons with Print Disabilities.

Can Social Business Reshape the Organization?

SocialFish

History and Business management professor asked in his TED talk, if the West has lost its work ethic, showing how the major Western nations have rapidly fallen in the number of hours worked compared to countries like South Korea, Singapore and China.

Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore, Singapore: Project Accelerator: Lien AID, Phandeeyar and Liberty Asia. NetSquared gathers together nonprofits and activists, tech leaders and funders, and everyone who's interested in using technology for social change.

4x4 Joistke Tagged Me

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

4 places I liked: Siem Reap, Cambodia Phnom Penh, Cambodia Provence, France Singapore. Joistke tagged me with the 4x4 game activity. And, no, Joistke, I haven't done this before. So, here goes.

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Your Local Tech4Good Club Is Ready to Help

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore, Singapore: DataDive. Every month I bring you a roundup of free technology training events that will help nonprofit staffers like you build their skills. But maybe you're skeptical and you're wondering: "How can a free event organized by a volunteer be any good?"