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'World first' electronic ink traffic signs trialled in Australia

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mashable.com - Traffic signs using similar electronic ink technology to Amazon's Kindle e-reader could soon be lining Australian roads, after a successful trial. Developed by Australia's Roads and Maritime Servic...

Lrn for iOS is the app that will get you learning to code

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thenextweb.com - There are plenty of apps and initiatives designed to help you to code – Codeacademy, Code.org and Code Institute among them – but the truth is whatever approach you take, there isn’t a magic trick ...

Back to school: achieving the work-life balance - Conversations: The Microsoft Devices blog

lumiaconversations.microsoft.com - Life isn’t as black and white as we want it to be. Sometimes work or studies encroach on our home life, and vice versa. We caught up with Jay Montano, mobile technology enthusiast, founder of MyNok...

Fallout 4: Todd Howard on loss in the post-apocalypse world

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theguardian.com - Todd Howard says he never stops thinking about the games he makes. When one Elder Scrolls or Fallout project ends, he’s already planning the next. As VP of development at Bethesda Games Studios in ...

Windows 10, Days Three and Four

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reviews.gizmodo.com - This weekend, I took Windows 10 to a LAN party. It was pretty great. Yes, I’m talking about a nerd fiesta where PC gamers link a whole bunch of computers together with network cables and switches s...

Hands on with Anki Overdrive

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mashable.com - I’ve been a race car driver for as long as I can remember — in video games, of course. It’s been a good existence. Driving at over 150 MPH under a launching space shuttle (thanks, Asphalt 8) can be...

Android 'Stagefright' Bug Leaves Up To 950 Million Devices At Risk

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huffingtonpost.com - Android owners beware: Your device is likely at risk for malware that's transmitted via text message. The security flaw was discovered by Joshua Drake at Zimperium zLabs back in April. He informed ...

Senate Bill Aims To Lock Hackers Out Of Connected Cars

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huffingtonpost.com - The road to our connected future may be paved with good intentions, but it may not be secure enough to drive on. As reporter Andy Greenberg recently detailed in Wired, hackers were able to remotely...

OnePlus 2 equals a smashing smartphone (with USB-C) (Wired UK)

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wired.co.uk - Scrappy underdog of the mobile world OnePlus has today announced the launch of its second smartphone. The OnePlus 2 is the plucky successor to the OnePlus One and it will be available from August f...

Amazon launches music streaming service in the UK - BBC News

bbc.co.uk - Amazon has entered the UK streaming market with the launch of Prime Music, a new service available to Amazon Prime customers as part of their annual £79 subscription. Prime Music will provide acces...

We watched the OnePlus 2 launch in VR and it was a total waste of time

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mashable.com - What happens when an upstart phone maker decides to launch its latest "flagship killer" in an elaborate VR launch? Well, as it turns out, not a whole lot. Mashable product analyst Raymond Wong and ...

Quick Reference Guide for Facebook Marketers

socialmediaexaminer.com - Want an easy reference to Facebook’s many marketing features? In this article I’ll share helpful links to Facebook shortcuts to get the most out of your Facebook pages, ads and groups. You can acce...

On The 25th Anniversary Of The ADA, The Future Of Online Accessibility Is In Limbo

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huffingtonpost.com - President Barack Obama may be talking to telepresence robots in the White House, but his administration is still deciding to what extent website operators should accommodate the disabled people usi...

The sequel to the best Android phone of 2014 is official, and it looks amazing

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businessinsider.com - The OnePlus One smartphone was one of the biggest tech phenomenons of 2014, becoming the smartphone of choice for power users. The device is basically a premium Android phone that looks and feels a...

The Future of Google+, What New Research Reveals

socialmediaexaminer.com - Despite a number of detractors, Google+ has a number of fans and supporters who say Google+ has grown into a platform that wins them business. In this article you’ll discover findings from recent s...

WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for 28 July (Wired UK)

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wired.co.uk - Your WIRED.co.uk daily briefing. Today, Facebook is ready for when you die, Bolivia's cable car network expands, a stunning 4K view of Earth and more. Get WIRED Awake sent straight to your inbox ev...

Why your favorite video game series is never, ever coming back

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businessinsider.com - Nostalgia is as important a part of playing video games as the thrill of defeating your foes or the frustration of a level you just can't overcome. Anyone who's ever owned a game console has at lea...

6 Tips for Pinterest Marketing in Just Minutes a Day

socialmediaexaminer.com - Are you ready for a better Pinterest marketing plan? Timesaving Pinterest marketing tactics can deliver more results with less effort. In this article, you’ll discover 6 tactics to help you market ...

Keeping the conversation going

youtube-global.blogspot.com - YouTube is built by one of the most engaged communities on the web, and you tell us when you want changes. Today, you heard from Google+ about upcoming changes based on user feedback. We wanted to ...

Apple tanks after a weaker than expected iPhone number

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businessinsider.com - Apple fell hard after reporting earnings Tuesday afternoon. While the company beat expectations for revenue and earnings, iPhone sales were softer than expected, leading to stock falling over 7% in...

A woman who worked for Ashley Madison explains what it's like to work for a site that helps people cheat

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businessinsider.com - Over the weekend, the dating site for people seeking to have an affair, AshleyMadison, was hacked. With the hackers threatening to release the personal details and sexual fantasies of the site's mo...

Inside Buffer's Community Delight Headquarters: How and Why We Send Swag and What It All Costs

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open.bufferapp.com - Our customers are the true heart of all we do here at Buffer — and we want to make sure the community knows it. We work on this in lots of ways—from striving for excellent customer support to hosti...

Linux Foundation Membership Grows As Linux Dominates IT Infrastructure

linuxfoundation.org - CloudLinux, MariaDB, and Solace Systems Join the Organization SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 21, 2015 -- The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux ...

Announcing the Imagine Cup Ability Award

imaginecup.com - I’m excited to share with you details of a new award we’ll be presenting in a few weeks’ time at the Imagine Cup World Finals in Redmond. Imagine Cup has a long history of projects that go to the h...

Anonymous targets IS sympathisers on Twitter - BBC News

bbc.co.uk - Hacktivist group Anonymous is ramping up efforts to tackle sympathisers of the Islamic State group on Twitter. It has published a list of Twitter accounts it claims are spreading propaganda in supp...

Working Toward Internet Access for Everyone

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forums.techsoup.org - Nearly a third of U.S. adults still don't have broadband Internet access at home. Far more are without it in most of the world. Here's a roundup of recent work to address this issue. There are new ...

Facebook now lets Pages post ‘secret’ videos, introduces Video Library for managing content

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thenextweb.com - Facebook has been strengthening its video chops recently as it becomes an increasingly notable competitor to YouTube, and today it’s providing new tools for Page admins to customize how they distri...

LifeLock crashes

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businessinsider.com - Shares of cybersecurity company LifeLock plunged 49% in trading on Tuesday after the Federal Trade Commission said the company violated a settlement it reached five years ago. The settlement relate...

We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #269

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wearesocial.net - New video tools available for Facebook Page admins In the next few weeks, Facebook will roll out new tools for publishing videos. The tools will give Page admins the ability to customise who sees a...

Microsoft has a fantastical new Skype emoticon featuring a ninja cat riding a Tyrannosaurus rex

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businessinsider.com - On Tuesday, members of the Windows Insider program — Microsoft's volunteer program where people put the early versions of Windows 10 through their paces — officially adopted the "ninjacat" as their...

Humane Engineering | Week 4: Make of this what you will

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humaneengineering.com - We’re at a bit on the back foot the latest post. We selfishly took the weekend off as Alex goes back to the US for a while, and I take the weekend off to just ease the pressure. It turns out, talki...

Google Gives Up on Google+ as a Facebook Rival

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blogs.wsj.com - It’s been a slow death, but the mourning may now commence. Google put the final nail in the coffin of its ambition to make Google+ a real competitor to Facebook , Twitter and other leading social n...

Apple seeds watchOS 2 beta 4 for Apple Watch to developers

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9to5mac.com - As Apple continues to develop watchOS 2.0 for Apple Watch ahead of its release this fall, the company has released watchOS 2 beta 4 to registered developers today for testing the operating system u...

Instagram Generating Higher Engagement Than Facebook, and Growing Fast [Report]

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socialmediatoday.com - If you’re not utilizing Instagram yet, it might be time to look into it. Between the organic reach declines and expanding commercialization of Facebook, and the sometimes excessive noise of Twitter...

Most Android phones at risk from simple text hack, researcher says - CNET

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cnet.com - A security research company claims to have found a vulnerability baked into Android that could endanger nearly all devices running the popular mobile software. The flaw, says researcher Zimperium, ...

Ballmer's billion-dollar blunders: When he gambled Microsoft's money and lost

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theregister.co.uk - Analysis Less than two years into Satya Nadella's tenure as CEO of Microsoft, he's already had to report a lossmaking quarter. It's only the second time that's happened in the software giant's thre...

HatchforGood.org helps nonprofits tell their stories

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socialbrite.org - This past Tuesday, I attended the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference in NYC. There’s always great content and discoveries to be made at the #SM4NP Conferences.  They tour around the country and...

Nonprofit Online Marketing Strategy Essentials

wiredimpact.com - You’re busy doing important work. Your nonprofit exists to meet a need, solve a problem, and contribute to a cause. It’s easy to put something like getting strategic about marketing your nonprofit ...

NetSquared Victoria - a nonprofit technology meetup

meetup.com - Needing to juggle teammates, project progress, donor appointments, and due dates? Swamped with dozens of emails every morning? Get your day to day organized to increase productivity and meet your g...

It's Time To Stop Counting Followers And Likes - Brand Quarterly

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brandquarterly.com - Today’s marketer knows that having a social media strategy is important. More and more, customers are looking to Facebook and Twitter when making their purchasing decisions. But knowing exactly how...

Liveblog: NonProfit PRO Emerging Tech & Growth Conference (UPDATING) - NonProfit PRO

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nonprofitpro.com - It’s here! The NonProfit PRO Emerging Tech & Growth Conference is happening. Right now. Are you here? If you are, come say hi to the staff. We’re all pretty friendly! Couldn’t make it out? Not a pr...

Non-profit and political campaign website development guide

powerthruconsulting.com - Say it’s time for your organization to do a website redesign, or your campaign needs a new website for the campaign launch or post-primary. How do you get a beautiful new site that meets your needs...

The Hierarchy of Needs for an Engaged Social Media Audience

blog.hootsuite.com - Quite often, we use the same terms when we talk about social media interaction as we do about communicating in-person: talking “social media faux pas” and “etiquette,” comparing conversion leads to...

Nonprofit Starter Pack Feature: Ease of Basic Processes - The Connected Cause

theconnectedcause.com - Posted by Emma Shipley on Apr 21, 2015 in Blog, CRM, NonProfit, Salesforce.com | 0 comments The Nonprofit Starter Pack (NPSP) 3.0 is an App that configures Salesforce for lightweight demographic, r...

Millennial Marketing Tips From 4 of the World's Biggest Digital Platforms

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adweek.com - A quartet of executives from Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and Pandora gave advertisers tips on how to reach millennials during a panel at ZenithOptimedia Group's Mobile Day in New York on Tuesday. M...

[VIDEO] How Nonprofits Can Use Periscope

bloomerang.co - On this episode of Bloomerang TV, Caroline Avakian, Founder, SourceRise and Managing Partner, Socialbrite stops by to talk about how nonprofits can take advantage of Periscope. Steven: Hey there. W...

100 Killer Resources for Social Innovators

blog.hashtagcharity.org - One of the main reasons that organizations in the nonprofit sector fail is the limited awareness of accessible technological and networking resources at their disposal. At #charity, we believe in t...

Join Heller Consulting at 16NTC - Heller Consulting

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teamheller.com - Summer is in full swing and March 2016 seems like the distant future, but we’re already thinking about the 2016 Nonprofit Technology Conference! This year, 16NTC will be taking place in sunny San J...

Deputy Director Job Description - Girls Leadership

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girlsleadership.org - For over 13 years, Girls Leadership (GL) has awakened thousands of girls to a life of authentic leadership. Girls Leadership teaches girls the skills to know who they are, what they believe, and ho...

What Is Nonprofit Technology?

nten.org - For the past 14 years, I’ve been working for nonprofits. I’ve also become active in what we call the “nptech” community—”nptech” being shorthand for “nonprofit technology.” But nonprofits, which co...

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