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How Blood Banks Use SMS to Raise Support and Help Save Lives

Mobile Commons

One such example of this is Sweden’s blood banks, which use text messaging to inform donors when their donation helps save a life.

SXSW: What Social Media Analytics and Data Can’t Tell You

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Please Retweet! Look at the friendly, smart and sexy people at #smdata panel! sxsw pic.twitter.com/VTGXGnD1Ww. The room was packed. What you think?

Free Webinar on October 23! Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Prioritize the Mobile Web in 2014

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2013. Time: 1pm-1:45pm EDT. Cost: Free. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented by: Heather Mansfield. On a PC.

Free Webinar on February 27: 10 Online Communications and Fundraising Best Practices for NGOs

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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Nonprofits Who are Making A Difference Through Play

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note from Beth: I’ve been a fan of the Games for Change Festival since I first attended in 2006. You can register here. In Education. In Health.

Game 46

From Multicultural to Intercultural: Evolution or Spectrum of Engagement?

Museum 2.0

I think of the Museum of World Cultures (Gothenberg, Sweden) as an institution that masterfully explores both types. So what''s best?

Swedes open embassy in Second Life - CNN.com

AFP Blog

Vine Becomes Number One App In U.S. App Store | Fast Company | Business Innovation

AFP Blog

The six-month-old service also takes the top spot in Canada and Sweden''s App Stores Vine Becomes Number One App In U.S. App Store | Fast Company | Business Innovation : Vine, Twitter''s six-second video app is at the top of the App Store download chart in the U.S.

Year-End Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Now through December 31 nonprofits can receive an additional 10% off the Fall Webinar Special. How to Register: Year-End Special for Nonprofits.

UNICEF says Facebook 'likes' won't save children's lives | The Verge

AFP Blog

Late last month, UNICEF Sweden released three commercials that urge viewers to support humanitarian aid not through posts or shares on social media, but monetary donations.

Mobile Phone Data Helped Aid Groups Target Quake Relief in Haiti, Report Finds | PND | Foundation Center

AFP Blog

Benetech: President's Update

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Benetech President's Update Winter 2011 I’m pleased to provide you you a detailed update on Benetech for the first time in two years.

Fall Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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Summer Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Each webinar has an individual price of $50, but through September 21, 2013 they will be offered at the following discounted rates: 2 Webinars: $80.

Spring Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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The New Miradi

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Benetech is committed to developing technology for underserved communities that can reap big benefits from improved access to information.

Spotlight on TechSoup's Global Partners: Blogs, Hacks, How-Tos, and More!

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup Sweden. TechSoup Sweden's Andreas Ericsson built his own Instagram printer for an event. TechSoup Canada. Image: gabindu.

Quick Hit: Five Great Links

Museum 2.0

This week, a kitchen sink of inspiring bits. Museums, Politics, and Power is a new blog that lives up to its name. Petersburg. Sound familiar?

The Culture Map

Eric Jacobsen Blog

And, that's why Meyer wrote her book, The Culture Map. It's a fascinating read.

Book Review: iPhone Millionaire

SocialFish

This is a guest post from Michael Rosenblum , author of iPhone Millionaire. So watch this space. I call it ‘screenworld’. And screens demand video.

How To Understand Cultural Differences To Drive Business Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

And, that''s why Meyer wrote her new book, The Culture Map. It''s a fascinating read.

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Winter Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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Querying the Environment: A Smart Model for Pull Content

Museum 2.0

Which brings us back to Sweden. Here's one lovely answer: Meta.L.Hyttan. First, a little explanation about "pull" content techniques.

Three Do * Good Blogs

Have Fun - Do Good

taken from a Salon.com article, that you've probably already heard about, but I hadn't, that Sweden has created a commission to find ways to end the country's use of oil by 2020. I came across two interesting blogs over the holidays: World Changing: Another World is Here and Treehugger: The Future is Green. Find it Here. Pretty cool, huh?

Things We Like (June 2009)

NTEN

Turns out it's really heavy -- and consumes more electricity than Sweden. A monthly roundup of our favorite nonprofit tech resources. Read more posts on our blog. Clay Shirky thinks the Iranian election protests are "the big one" for social media. Notice how we used quotation marks to, you know, quote somebody? That's what they're for.

Case Study: Moving to Google Apps

NTEN

Annika has a BS in Computer Science, from Karlstads Universitet, Sweden, with a major in Computer Science and a minor in Maths. My job was to keep everything up and running: the network, file servers, computers, printers, email systems, etc. He wanted us to find a single sign on system that could tie all our systems together.

Groundswell Book Club Part 3: Energizing

Museum 2.0

One of the most clever no-tech ratings system I've heard of is at a library in Sweden. Amazon doesn't let you write reviews for the fun of it.