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Tag: Mobile Technology

 

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

 

Economic Development

Imagine Trying to Get a Loan Without a Financial Identity

InVenture enables people in India and Kenya to send their financial data via SMS and get a simple financial overview of their monetary lives.

By Esha Chhabra | 1 | Dec. 21, 2012
 

Technology & Design

Ten Technology Trends to Watch in 2013

Ten things nonprofits should consider as they develop their technology strategy in the new year.

By Mark Tobias | 2 | Dec. 18, 2012
 
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Fundraising

The Humanitarian Technologist’s Dilemma

We must push for inclusion of technology in grant proposals.

By William Brindley | 2 | Dec. 14, 2012
 

Health

Preventative Child Health in Mali

Pesinet, a French NGO, is assessing the added value of technology in reducing child mortality.

By Elena Bridgers | 4 | Nov. 20, 2012
 

Technology & Design

Mobile Technology for Healthcare

Featuring Eric Dishman | Nov. 15, 2012
 

Microfinance

All-Mobile Microfinance

By Suzie Boss | Nov. 14, 2012
 
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Microfinance

Remixing Microfinance

Microfinance has tended to grow by faithful replication of well-established models; it is now time to experiment with hybrid models that bring together the best features of each.

By Ignacio Mas | 1 | Oct. 30, 2012
 

Technology & Design

Technology and Environmental Sustainability

Featuring Tim O'Reilly | Oct. 26, 2012
 
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Technology & Design

Campus Party: It’s not a “Spanish Thing”

A look at a generational cohort that the world must engage.

By Daniel Ben-Horin | 6 | Sep. 20, 2012
 
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Technology & Design

Is the UN Really Trying to Take Over the Internet?

A look at new proposals to change how our Internet is governed.

By Keisha Taylor | 1 | Sep. 13, 2012