SparkLabs Global Ventures invests in Code Kingdoms and MangoPlate; Maurice Werdegarsas, CEO of Western Technology Investment, joins as advisor.
Most complaints made by Chinese buyers a year ago were about mobile web shopping, a report from China’s top authoritative body said on Monday.
The quantity of complaints and question identified with shopping on the mobile Internet climbed forcefully and the system has turned into a rearing ground for fakes, the report... (continued)
Market analysis on mobile accessories has been conducted for years when the industry has greatly grew and developed along with the encompassing influence of mobile technology. On the year 2015, the market for mobile accessories just continued to grow and is expected to continue growing as modernization becomes advanced and... (continued)
Brands have always been a source of arguments and debates in the technological world. We see the battle between iPhone and Android phones and we know that companies are getting serious in surpassing each other’s impact to the consumers. The number of patrons is almost the same regardless of the demography or social status.
Computers are not merely for typing. Its main purpose nowadays is for internet usage. However, with the amount of online scams and viruses that can affect your hardware, extreme caution is a must before connecting to any internet-related software.
For years, businesses and organizations have used protection from any... (continued)
Wireless world is the dream of the future. There will come a time when we can finally go on our daily activities without being wasting time dismantling tangled wires and connectors. Everything will soon be digitally connected.
In the meantime, while we are not into that phase of technology yet, we can... (continued)
Fundraising and Donor Management Software For Nonprofits Who Use QuickBooks
Automate your fundraising and keep your donor follow-ups all in one place. Reduce steps in processing donations and have each donor’s history at your fingertips - track emails, phone calls, event attendance, donation history and much more. Try it free.
Your laptop’s feature today may not be different from the most expensive laptops a decade ago. With the growth of technology, things have become easier, more convenient and more comfortable. Laptops have become sleeker, lighter and thinner. The functionality has also slightly changed. But the change has been... (continued)
Started 2015-04-14T23:00:00ZTuesday, April 14, 2015 at 11:00PM UTC, lasted for about 24 hours
Microvolunteering Day promotes awareness of the microvolunteering concept and how it can enable worthy causes and individuals to better the world via bite-sized actions, sometimes in as little as 10 minutes.
Find a cause you care about and a few spare moments in your life. Benefit nonprofits via actions that... (continued)
Wed, Apr 08, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Summary: Obtaining grant funding from foundations, corporations, and public agencies is a competitive process. Before beginning a lengthy proposal, applicants must carefully assess their alignment with grantor guidelines, interests, and funding priorities. Otherwise, the endeavor will force an... (continued)
Are computers more important than changing lives and changing circumstances in our communities? Is the mission of IBM more important than the missions of the social sector? If actions speak louder than words, the answers to these rhetorical questions are yes, based on the actions of social sector leaders and their supporters. The... (continued)
New Technology Solutions That Every Non-Profit Should Be Using
Life as a non-profit organization (NPO) is not easy. With limited resources for leading edge software and technology, NPO’s must constantly make small, incremental steps to improve their operations, while retaining cohesion with their... (continued)
Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Does your mission statement differentiate your nonprofit clearly and concisely? Could it describe any of several other organizations? If you're clear about your value to your community, stakeholders and/or cause, why bother to “wordsmith” your mission statement? The answers to these questions can make the difference between sustainable... (continued)
Wed, Nov 05, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Philanthropy has been undergoing a classic paradigm-shift—i.e., a total transformation of its vocabulary, conceptualization, rhetoric, infrastructure and modes of operation—since the late '90s, driven by computers and the Internet, new demographics of wealth, and the globalization of the American high-tech economy. This... (continued)
It's back! After a few months off, Writing Wednesdays has rebooted and transformed into a sleeker, more accessible nugget.
The monthly podcasts are now released one Wednesday each month. And at only 10-20 minutes long, they easily fit into a lunch break or commute.
Writing Wednesdays are... (continued)
Wed, Jun 11, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
This webinar is designed to help nonprofits identify funding options and resources to finance their social venture efforts. A panel of fundraising experts and practitioners will discuss the ins and outs of social venture fundraising, including:
- Types of funding available to nonprofit social enterprises -... (continued)
In recent times, technology has completely revolutionized the way nonprofits can raise money and engage with their supporters.
Mobile Fundraising is a HUGE Opportunity for Nonprofit Organizations
There are now 1 BILLION smart phones on the planet!
Mobile fundraising allows us to reach people at... (continued)
Wed, Feb 19, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Donors want to pay for programs. Most donors do not want to pay for everything you need behind the scenes to make sure money raised is responsibly spent to advance the organization's mission. How then do you raise money for administrative staff, office rent, insurance, computers, software, furniture and... (continued)
You've heard it said that you must keep your overhead low to appeal to donors and to be competitive. What if too low overhead is actually keeping your from doing great work? This article provides a series of steps on how to find and defend an overhead rate that works for your nonprofit. When it comes to overhead, one size overhead does not fit all.