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Tag: Mobile Technology

 

Innovative ways to use cell phones and other mobile devices for social good

 

Technology & Design

Mobile Impact Machine

A new partnership model leverages the world’s largest interconnected industry to help break cycles of poverty.

By Matthew Bauer | 12 | Jun. 10, 2014
 

Technology & Design

Information Wants to Find People

The shift in consumer expectations and information-seeking behavior is demanding a response from social sector organizations.

By Peter Manzo | 2 | Jun. 9, 2014
 

Measuring Social Impact

Metrics 3.0: A New Vision for Shared Metrics

After accountability and standardization, what should the next phase of measurement focus on?

 

Impact Investing

Student Finance: A New Frontier for Impact Investing?

Student-lending innovations from emerging markets could expand access to education.

 

Technology & Design

Big Data for Social Innovation

Nonprofits lag behind business and science in using big data effectively.
By Kevin C. Desouza & Kendra L. Smith | 13 | May. 14, 2014
 

Economic Development

Tackling Financial Exclusion

How to provide sustainable banking solutions for low-income consumers in the United States and abroad.

By Chris Page & David Porteous | 1 | May. 12, 2014
 

Technology & Design

Taking Mobile Money to the Next Level

For mobile money services to evolve, providers need to support all the activities that go on before, during, and after customers make payments.

By Ignacio Mas | May. 6, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

The Whole World In Our Hands

Featuring John Kenyon | Apr. 25, 2014
 

Technology & Design

The Challenge of Scaling Digitally

The role of emerging technologies in traditionally “high-touch” development organizations—insights from BRAC’s recent Frugal Innovation Forum.

By Maria A. May | 1 | Apr. 18, 2014
 

Socially Responsible Business

Social Enterprise Enables Hazelnut Farming in Bhutan

Featuring Daniel Spitzer | 1 | Apr. 15, 2014