Singapore licenses are online! « Creative Commons Singapore

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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

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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

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

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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

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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

Online charity donation portal raises over S$5m - Channel NewsAsia

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Online charity donation portal raises over S$5m - Channel NewsAsia : "SINGAPORE: In just over a year, Singapore's largest charity donation portal, SG Gives, has raised raised over S$5 million online for Singapore charities. Most of the donations went to the social service sector (63 per cent) and the health sector (36 per cent).". NPSingapore NPtech NPOnlineGiving

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Over 100 Organizations install Volunteers for Salesforce

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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.

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.

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Start 2017 by Building Your Tech Skills and Community

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore, Singapore: DataJam! TechSoup's NetSquared community is hosting free monthly technology meetups in 74 cities globally, but with more than 39,000 members, it can be hard to get a sense of the community's needs.

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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.

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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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.

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?"

Improve Your Fundraising Approach and Skills at NetSquared Meetups

Tech Soup Blog

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

Need Hands-on Help? NetSquared's Free Workshops Are in Your Community

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore, Singapore: DataJam! Technology helps nonprofits deliver on our missions more effectively, but it can also be fiendishly complicated. Sometimes the best way to get started with a new tool is to have a guide sitting next to you giving directions.

NetSquared Volunteers Help Nonprofits Like You Master Technology

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore, Singapore: DataJam! National Volunteer Week has come and gone, but I ask you to join me every week in celebrating the amazing contributions of TechSoup's NetSquared community.

Charity pours heart out online

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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

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.

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.

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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channelnewsasia.com - Online portal for cultural philanthropy launched

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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

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!)

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

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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

Top 10 Social Media Countries | Penn Olson

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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

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!

Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya

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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.

Join Giving Tuesday!

Tech Soup Blog

The project has also gone global this year, having expanded to Canada , Australia , Mexico , and Singapore. #GivingTuesday is a movement, now in its second year, to create an international day of giving on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving in the U.S. each year. The idea is to counterbalance the big shopping days, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. This year #GivingTuesday is on December 3, 2013. It is essentially a single day when people across the globe rally to give back.

Social Media: Before You Get Started, Get Organized!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, I am currently in Southeast Asia presenting social media trainings to nonprofits in Malaysia, Singapore and Manila – most of which are just getting started with using social media. The following is an excerpt from Chapter 2 of the newly released book Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits. Though most nonprofits in the United States, Canada and the U.K.

What Does a NetSquared Event Look Like?

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore: Office 365 for Nonprofits. If you're a regular reader of this blog, you've probably encountered one of my twice-monthly roundups of nonprofit tech meetups. But perhaps you're leery about attending an event because you're not quite sure what it will be like.

Supporting Nonprofit Tech Educators Across the Globe

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore, Singapore: DataJam! Here's your monthly roundup of free in-person #Tech4Good events. But first I'm going to show off on behalf of our NetSquared organizers.

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.

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.

Net2Local November Event Preview

Tech Soup Blog

Singapore: Clean & Green Hacakathon 2013. Tired of sitting in front of your computer all day? It’s time to get face-to-face with your nonprofit tech friends!

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.