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NPTech News Forecasts for 2014

NPTech News Forecasts for 2014

We now have some idea of the tech for good trends for 2013, so I checked in with NPTech leaders to find out what they think is in store for us in 2014. Find the original version of this post here.

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NPTech News: 2013 Year in Review

The NPTech News for 2013 in review features the tech story that just wouldn’t go away, and probably won’t in 2014. It’s the NSA spying scandal with its deepening info about how little digital privacy we really have. Mobile devices and their integration with social media hve had the biggest impact on NPTech. Also free Office 365 for Nonprofits launched along with three big digital inclusion initiatives. Find an expanded version of this post at the TechSoup blog. READ MORE

Topics: NPTech News
Jim Lynch

NPTech News for October 2013

Sorry about this. I’m a bit late in catching ya’ll up on NPTech News this month.

The developments that caught my attention this month are: READ MORE

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Nonprofit Technology News for September 2013

It's about time to catch up on some nonprofit technology trends and news!

This time I’ll review some new developments in digital inclusion, smart watches, accessibility technology, apps in Africa, crowdfunding resources, and digital trends to expect in the next five years. All that and Ginny Mies's pick for the mobile app of the month. This piece is also published here. READ MORE

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Will Facebook’s Internet.org Bridge the Global Digital Divide?

Facebook’s new Internet.org initiative is a big news item in NPTech and global digital inclusion news. The program aims to develop very low-cost Internet on mobile phones to bring the 4 billion souls on earth who don't yet have Internet to the information age — or is it? This article was originally posted here. READ MORE

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Nonprofit Technology News for August 2013

Just thought it's time to catch up on some nonprofit technology trends and news! READ MORE

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The Peter Buffett Critique Of The Charitable-Industrial Complex

 

In a July 26th opinion piece in the New York Times, Peter Buffett, son of fabled billionaire, Warren Buffet, and chairman of the NoVo Foundation wrote about three absurdities that he has noticed in the world of philanthropy. READ MORE

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Nonprofit Technology News for June 2013

 

I feel It's high time to catch up on some nonprofit technology trends and news! READ MORE

Topics: net2pov, NPTech News