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Archive for the ‘Mobile’ Category

What To Do When There Is An Emergency? Red Cross has an App for that!

Go check out the new American Red Cross First Aid App, available free for both iPhone and Android.  The Red Cross is releasing the app this morning and it’s the first in a series of Red Cross preparedness apps that will be unveiled this year.… Read More

Attention Data Nerds: The Future is Now: Mobile Strategies for Social Impact

Guest Post: The Future is Now: Mobile Strategies for Social Impact
By Laura Efurd, Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer, ZeroDivide

— @lefurd, @zerodivideorg

A Pew report released just last week declared that “the rise of mobile is changing the story” about the digital divide. … Read More

Innogive Conference Panel Resources: Mobile is the Needle, Social is the Thread

Mobile is the Needle, Social the Thread” is the name of  a presentation from Pew Internet data that illustrates the rapid growth of mobile connectivity and social networking in the U.S., focusing on how information consumption patterns are changing in light of these two technological developments.  … Read More

Social Media and Cute Dogs Go Mobile And Other Cute Animal and Nonprofit Tales

The Cute Dog Theory or more precisely the Cute Animal Theory states that including cute animals in your social media content inspires more people to share the content.    If don’t believe that is true,  check out this YouTube video from VW of dogs barking the theme from Star Wars as a Superbowl Teaser.  … Read More

Social Media and Mobile for Real Time Professional Learning at Conferences

Last week,  I faciltated a mini-workshop at the Silicon Valley/Peninsula Nonprofit Leadership Forum hosted by Compasspoint.  I’ve had the pleasure of working closely with Compasspoint as part of my continuing work as Visiting Scholar at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation.  … Read More