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CES 2017: Samsung unveils new gaming PC — the Samsung Notebook Odyssey - Windows Experience Blog

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blogs.windows.com - Samsung opens a new world of gaming with their first-ever gaming PC powered by Windows 10 — the Samsung Notebook Odyssey — and shows off the recently updated Samsung Notebook 9 15′ Ahead of CES 201...

AbilityNet Adapts and Expands on an 11-Year Journey with NetSuite

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netsuiteblogs.com - Posted by Mark Woodhams, SVP & Managing Director of NetSuite EMEA Eleven years ago, when AbilityNet, a UK-based nonprofit providing technology accessibility services for disabled and older people n...

Mobility, Analytics Can Help Nonprofits Meet Fundraising Goals [#Infographic]

biztechmagazine.com - Giving Tuesday has passed, and citizens worldwide are helping those in need by donating more: In that 24-hour period earlier this week, online donations to nonprofit organizations reached a record ...

13 More Powerful Nonprofit Stats You Need To Know - Capterra Blog

blog.capterra.com - While other kids in my class would groan over learning why the Alien and Sedition Acts were pivotal to understanding the threats to our First Amendment rights, I would dive deep on my own into the ...

CES 2017: Smart hairbrush listens for breaking hair - BBC News

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bbc.co.uk - Beauty giant L'Oreal has unveiled a smart hairbrush packed with sensors to help consumers improve their brushing technique. The Hair Coach, which will retail at just under $200 (£160), contains a m...

koalaman/shellcheck

github.com - ShellCheck is a GPLv3 tool that gives warnings and suggestions for bash/sh shell scripts: To point out and clarify typical beginner's syntax issues that cause a shell to give cryptic error messages...

How to Test & Measure Marketing Experiments with Trello

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mention.com - Designing marketing experiments, monitoring their progress, and measuring results are all essential components to the success of any marketing campaign. Far too often however, the methodology behin...

Okay Google, you need a cuter name - BBC News

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bbc.co.uk - The first thing I say when I wake up every morning is “Okay Google”. Now don’t worry - it’s not shrieked amidst some kind of panicked, cold sweat. I’m not having nightmares about search engines, or...

Watch Steve Jobs unveil the very first iPhone 10 years ago today

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uk.businessinsider.com - It wasn't the first "smartphone," or the first phone with a camera. It wasn't the first mobile device to have a touchscreen, or to let users install apps. (In fact, the app store didn't even launch...

Five Years Later: How #GivingTuesday Reached Ubiquity | npENGAGE

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npengage.com - #GivingTuesday, a global grassroots movement that started out as a mere napkin brainstorm, has reached ubiquity. And for once in my life, I was lucky enough to be in the “room where it happened”—or...

My plan to be a Digital Leader in 2017

digileaders.com - Written by Robin Knowles, Founder and CEO of Digital Leaders It was Matt Hancock who said at the June 2016 National Digital Conference that “doing digital transformation is much harder than talking...

The Pick of 2017 Cybersecurity Conferences

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securityintelligence.com - Cybersecurity conferences provide excellent opportunities to network with peers, learn about the latest trends in security, engage with vendors and see firsthand the latest developments in technolo...

Self-driving cars could spark a cycling revolution

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uk.businessinsider.com - LONDON — David Wynter knows the risks cyclists face on the roads as well as anyone. The first time he was hit by a vehicle was in May 2014 in East London, by a van making a U-turn without checking ...

Can we reach rural women via mobile phone? Kenya case study

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mvam.org - A few months ago, we published a blog post on our plans to test collecting nutrition data through SMS in Malawi and through live voice calls in Kenya. We just got back from Kenya where we conducted...

The Top 50 Developer Tools of 2016 | StackShare

stackshare.io - Want to know exactly which tools should be on your radar in 2017? Our 3rd annual StackShare Awards do just that! We’ve analyzed thousands of data points to bring you rankings for the hottest tools,...

Linux 2017: With great power comes great responsibility | ZDNet

zdnet.com - In 2016, Linux turned 25. When it began, it was a student project. Today, Linux runs everything. From smartphones to supercomputers to web servers to clouds to the car, it's all Linux, all the time...

CES 2017: Winners and losers

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mashable.com - LAS VEGAS — CES is more than just a showcase of what the latest technology has to offer — it's a cage match of competing tech trends. The gadgets and technologies we'll be using tomorrow battle it ...

This just released ePaper display is as big as an HDTV

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mashable.com - LAS VEGAS – Traditional HDTVs aren’t the only things getting bigger and bigger.  Thanks to E Ink, we now have a 42-inch high-definition ePaper display that the company unveiled this week at CES in ...

Mixed Reality will be most important tech of 2017

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thenextweb.com - 2016 has been a remarkable year that’s brought continued growth and awareness to the worlds of Augmented, Virtual and Mixed Reality. Set to become a $165 Billion dollar industry by 2020, there’s st...

Smartphone Trends That are Going to Prevail in 2017

digitaldoughnut.com - With a number of exceptional development techniques ushering in smartphone trends, 2017 seems to delight users and offer them exceptional devices. Smartphone trends keep evolving from an year to an...

The Little-Known Keyboard Shortcut for Emojis on Mac and Windows

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blog.bufferapp.com - Did you know: Over 6 billion emojis are shared every day! Clearly, using emojis within messages, tweets, and all kinds of communication has become very popular over recent years, particularly on mo...

CFM Group Facebook Money Sharing !

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cfmgroup.co.uk - The news was originally posted by Facebook here (http://newsroom.fb.com/news/2015/03/send-money-to-friends-in-messenger/) almost a year and a half ago as it went live for their US audience ! It too...

The latest Humble Monthly Bundle is out of this world

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mweb.co.za - The Humble Monthly Bundle has delivered decent deals since its launch in June 2016, with some excellent offerings in a few months, with November 2016 being my favourite with the smash indie hit Sta...

Sony's ultra pricey short-throw 4K projector may make you re-think buying a UHD TV

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techradar.com - Usually, when projectors are mentioned in home entertainment circles it's by people who have stupidly large house with stupidly expensive media rooms, where they watch stupidly loud big-budget movi...

Moray Foodbank is our 2017 chosen charity - Moray Business Women

mbwc.org.uk - A MORAY charity which provides crisis food provision across the region has been selected as the 2017 charity for Moray Business Women’s Club. Club members voted for Moray Foodbank to be its nominat...

Facebook moving to improve charities’ internal communications.

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can-online.org.uk - 2016 has been a year where we have seen social platforms move to help charities. With a new fundraising platform recently launched and Facebook introducing a donate button, it has become easier for...

How to get free advertising on AdWords using a Google grant — Knowhow Nonprofit

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knowhownonprofit.org - This guide shares advice about Google grants -  free advertising budgets to eligible non profit organisations using its popular AdWords program. The maximum initial AdWords budget is $10,000 per mo...

Don't Make for India. Make for Bharat. - SocialCops

blog.socialcops.com - This is a cliche, and yet cliches exist because they are true. It is true for the reasons that everyone talks about — India’s 25% illiteracy paired with the world’s second-largest pool of trained e...

WSIS Prizes 2017

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itu.int - Winning the WSIS Prize was a fulfilling experience as it brought about a brief flashback of all those challenges we surmounted to make it happen. This was immediately followed by an invigoration to...

Finally! Sony embraces OLED once more with its HDR-infused Bravia TV range

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techradar.com - Everyone remembers the Sony OLED Xel-1, right? Of course you do, it was the first publicly available OLED screen, measuring just 11 inches, and was debuted by Sony way back in 2008. Oh, and it cost...

Retail Beacons Are Becoming More Popular, but Their Effectiveness Is Debated

biztechmagazine.com - Bluetooth low-energy beacons are often mentioned among the hottest technologies that retailers are using to gather more information on customers and send those customers special offers. But how eff...

Two Hackers Appear To Have Created a New Massive Internet of Things Botnet

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motherboard.vice.com - The massive cyberattacks that in the last few weeks have crippled several popular services like Twitter and Spotify, the website of a noted security journalist, and many more, may be about to get w...

The Galaxy View is Samsung's gigantic 18-inch tablet for video consumption -

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techjaja.com - [blockquote right=”pull-left”] [/blockquote]At over 3 times larger than the Galaxy Note 5, Samsung’s Galaxy View is a gigantic 18.6-inch tablet purposely built as the ultimate entertainment and con...

28 Nonprofit Donation Page Best Practices (That Work Fast) - Qgiv Blog

qgiv.com - How To Design Your Donation Page  •  How to Create Your Donation Form  •  How to Build Your Donation Page into Your Website Online fundraising software will make constructing your own donation page...

Experts Speak: Conversion Rate Optimization for Designers - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

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websitemagazine.com - Everything impacts conversions, from internal influences like a website not responding to a device type or being slow to load to external factors like a visitor being interrupted by any number of t...

Tips for Nonprofits Setting Up SharePoint Online

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techsoup.org - Microsoft Office 365 is a many-faceted jewel. In this article, we cover some of the benefits and features of one of its facets — SharePoint Online. We show you how to set up an intranet site, share...

Life-Saving Information: The 3-2-1 Service in Mozambique - Human Network International

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hni.org - HNI’s 3‑2‑1 Service is increasingly used to prevent the loss of life and infrastructure through the dissemination of critical interactive messages on disaster preparedness and management. In partne...

This is ZTE Hawkeye, a crazy, self-adhesive, eye-tracking phone on Kickstarter

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techradar.com - ZTE Hawkeye is a phone that's literally thinking outside of the rectangular aluminum box, and it's a concept that just might 'stick around.' It's a self-adhesive phone with eye-tracking capabilitie...

Rubies for Nonprofit Newbies: Gems of Wisdom for Getting Started - ResultsPlus Blog

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rp-blog.resultsplussoftware.com - I belong to a list serve of people in the senior-services sector of the nonprofit industry, some of whom are fairly new to the world of fundraising and development. Today someone posed a question t...

Cloud-Based Single Dashboard Web + Donor Management Tool

np360.co - The Nonprofit 360 Platform is one place to manage your organization’s website and donors. As a small or medium sized nonprofit, you may struggle to maintain the two most important digital entities ...

A Few States Now Actually Help You Figure Out If You’ve Been Hacked

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wired.com - Thousands of US companies were hacked last year, and each time people’s private data was taken. Was yours? You may not know because it’s hard to keep track, much less do anything about it when ther...

The Once and Future Email | Charity Dynamics

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charitydynamics.com - Reports of email’s death have been greatly exaggerated. Even with a proliferation of new messaging apps and other social media tools, email is still the workhorse when it comes to communicating ele...

11 Simple Yet Effective Edits to Instantly Improve Your Social Media Content

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blog.bufferapp.com - As marketers, writers and crafters, we spend hours on bringing our content ideas to life and after all that effort, want our content to be seen. Writing powerful social media copy to grab people’s ...

10 Social Media Strategies That Increase Engagement and Inspire Donors

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nptechforgood.com - For nonprofits to succeed on social media, they have to be good at social media and that requires a clear understanding of how, when, and why individuals engage with nonprofits on social media. Wit...

A must-do for 2016: Optimize for mobile

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4agoodcause.com - I’ve written a lot about the need for nonprofits to have responsive websites that work across all devices—androids, tablets, iPads, etc. In 2008, bold predictions were made that mobile usage would ...

Salesforce was then; Microsoft Dynamics 365 is now. Why the founders of Barhead made the switch

partner.microsoft.com - John Orrock and Ken Struthers know CRM. They founded Cloud Sherpas, grew it to one of the largest and most successful Salesforce partners, then sold it. That was then. This is now. And now the two ...

Boltt claims to be the fitness tracker to defeat them all

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techradar.com - Indian startup Boltt is claiming to have a fitness tracking system so complete that it'll force you to ditch your Fitbit, Jawbone or Moov system - all through the power of artificial intelligence (...

2016's biggest privacy threat: Your phone

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engadget.com - Every step you take, every place with WiFi that you visit, and even friends who end up in your physical proximity can be revealed to anyone with a couple of bucks, the ability to program a Raspberr...

The Top Concern of Startup Founders? Hiring.

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thinkgrowth.org - Early hiring sets the trajectory for a company. The first 5–10 hires at a startup establishes the bar on quality and culture. Once that bar is set, change is difficult. Founders clearly understand ...

Modern Nonprofit Event

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eventbrite.com - Calling all Philadelphia area NONPROFIT DECISION MAKERS - you're invited to a FREE half day event hosted by Microsoft Philanthropies, the Microsoft Citizenship team & Tech Impact. This is your oppo...

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