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Non-profit ISP focused on privacy raises over $43,000 in one day

I Use Wikipedia More Than Makeup (How To Donate During The Off Season)

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I just donated $40 to Wikipedia, because I promised myself I would every time I poked fun at its Holiday donation drive and then just never got around to it. Did you know that you could actually donate during the off-season (Via the covert “Donate to Wikipedia” link at the far...
I Use Wikipedia More Than Makeup (How To Donate During The Off Season)

Domain situation has been resolved

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(ciwrl wrote this, I’m just posting on his behalf so this is resolved) So earlier today we put up a post on what prompted us to transition to our new CyanogenMod.org domain. We refrained from identifying the ex-member out of respect for his privacy and career outside of CM. Suffice...
Domain situation has been resolved

WePay, Driven by Social Sharing, Raises $10M

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WePay, an upstart PayPal competitor that helps people accept money online for donations, events and stores, has raised $10 million in a new funding round led by Ignition Partners. WePay CEO Bill Clerico Among many competing payments providers, one thing that stands out about WePay is how it’s driven by...
WePay, Driven by Social Sharing, Raises $10M

Even At A Party, Square CEO Jack Dorsey Is Working

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We spotted Square CEO Jack Dorsey Thursday night at a San Francisco fundraiser thrown by actress Eliza Dushku and blogger Ben Parr for ThriveGulu, a charity which helps victims of the Ugandan civil war. Dorsey is also the executive chairman of Twitter, and he's described his work schedule as...
Even At A Party, Square CEO Jack Dorsey Is Working

Believe.in launches its slick social fundraising platform with zero fees and dedicated charity pages

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Social fundraising platform Believe.in has launched today, offering fundraisers a slick and easy way to connect with charities, accept donations and share their progress through social networks including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. There are plenty of crowdfunding platforms out there; in recent months we’ve covered Pledgeit, HopeMob and Givey, to name...
Believe.in launches its slick social fundraising platform with zero fees and dedicated charity pages

The Oatmeal Hits Its $850,000 Goal To Fund A Tesla Museum In Less Than A Week

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About a week after posting a call for donations to fund a Tesla Museum on Long Island, the goal has been surpassed by $20,000. He announced the plan last week in a post entitled “Let’s Build a Goddamn Tesla Museum” and it looks like his dream – and ours –...
The Oatmeal Hits Its $850,000 Goal To Fund A Tesla Museum In Less Than A Week
Snug Nugget Launches A Pay-What-You-Want Book Bundle

YouTube Campaigns lets nonprofits draw our interest without the telethons

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Trying to launch a concerted nonprofit video campaign can feel like tilting at windmills: you might have one moment of undivided attention from viewers before they're off to watch cats and Nigerian pygmy goats. Google wants to make the most of that time through its YouTube Campaigns initiative. The...
YouTube Campaigns lets nonprofits draw our interest without the telethons
Ticlr launches a gift engine to help you motivate your social network

Obama Wins Second Term And Twitter Accolade

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"Four More Years" becomes the most popular tweet, knocking legendary philosopher Justin Bieber off the top spot. Barack Obama has won a second term. Giving an eloquent victory speech in front of his supporters in Chicago, the president paid tribute to his rival, Mitt Romney, and, with it, put...
Obama Wins Second Term And Twitter Accolade

Netflix settlement details revealed as letters go out

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The details of Netflix's $9 million lawsuit settlement have been revealed as letters to potentially affected customers have started going out. The settlement will see the streaming service making a series of donations to non-profit organizations, paying attorney fees, and paying out an incentive award to the Named Plaintiffs in...
Netflix settlement details revealed as letters go out

25 CEOs, VCs and tech celebrities create a viral video to help victims of Hurricane Sandy

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You might remember the guys from Undrip and their musical attempt at raising an Angel round back in 2011. Well the team is back again, and this time they’ve brought some friends and a greater cause. Lucky Ones is a video callout to all of us within the technology circuit...
25 CEOs, VCs and tech celebrities create a viral video to help victims of Hurricane Sandy

Check out the 7 startups demoing at August's New York Tech Meetup

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Anyone that’s found themselves eying New York’s tech scene is bound to have heard of NY Tech Meetup, the massive monthly gathering that comes together to watch approximately 10 companies demo their work to the tech community for 3-5 minutes each. Every month a slim 850 seats are available for the...
Check out the 7 startups demoing at August's New York Tech Meetup

Long-form journalism project MATTER hits its $50,000 crowdfunding target in just 36 hours

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MATTER, a Kickstarter project that promises to bring back long-form journalism, took a major step towards becoming a reality after it passed its target of $50,000 in donations on the crowdfunded website. More impressively, the money was raised just 38 hours into the month-long campaign to financially support the idea....
Long-form journalism project MATTER hits its $50,000 crowdfunding target in just 36 hours
WePay has 25K customers, processed $800K for the Occupy Movement
O, Christmas Text: Mobile payment startup Seconds powers People's Tree campaign

Banking privacy prevails over copyright enforcement, Dutch court rules

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Privacy laws protecting bank account holders are more important than providing information to aid in copyright enforcement, according to a Dutch court ruling this week.The Dutch ING Bank doesn't have to reveal who has access to a bank account, the number for which is posted on the website FTD...
Banking privacy prevails over copyright enforcement, Dutch court rules

WePay Launches Buttons To Allow Any Site To Accept In-Line Payments With Just A Line Of Code

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Online payments startup WePay has been on a roll lately: The company is processing hundreds of millions of dollars in payments annually, and adding more than 1,000 active merchants per week. But it wants to accelerate that growth even further, by rolling out payment buttons that will allow anyone to...
WePay Launches Buttons To Allow Any Site To Accept In-Line Payments With Just A Line Of Code

The $10m Kickstarter Pebble Smartwatch hits a snag as first shipment is delayed

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The Pebble E-Paper Watch is a Kickstarter record breaker and Web phenomenon after raising more than $10 million in crowdsourced donations, but the ambitious project has hit a snag after it postponed the first shipment of the much sought after ‘smartwatch’. Despite the huge haul in funding and significant weight...
The $10m Kickstarter Pebble Smartwatch hits a snag as first shipment is delayed

Red Cross and URDB Break Record for Most SMS Donations in One Room - http://bit.ly/cR2RVL

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Red Cross and URDB Break Record for Most SMS Donations in One Room - http://bit.ly/cR2RVL

Boxee set to battle Apple TV, Roku

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Boxee TV arrives with a deal for early adopters, AT&T and T-Mobile launch system to fight smartphone theft, and donations for Sandy relief are delivered via iTunes. [Read more]...
Boxee set to battle Apple TV, Roku

Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan Top List Of Most Charitable

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The couple came in second behind Warren Buffett in The Chronicle Of Philanthropy's annual list. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan came in second on The Chronicle of Philanthropy's list of biggest donors in 2012, with a donation worth nearly $500 million to the Silicon Valley...
Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan Top List Of Most Charitable

Avaaz gains 2.5 million users in 30 days, raises $3.3m in aid for Syria

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In an announcement today, the petition site Avaaz revealed some pretty interesting figures on its growth and latest efforts around the world. In December, we reported that the site’s anti-SOPA petition managed to garner well over 1 million signatures, and as of today, it has been signed almost 3.5 million...
Avaaz gains 2.5 million users in 30 days, raises $3.3m in aid for Syria
Hacker stealing in-app purchases avoids the long arm of Apple's law
A look behind the technical curtain of Obama's fundraising platform
Internet Archive starts accepting Bitcoin donations for employee pay

Donations site crash on Red Nose Day

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The donations website many people use to raise cash for Comic Relief has crashed as Red Nose Day gets under way....
Donations site crash on Red Nose Day

The Fifth-Biggest Site in the World Operated on a Budget of $27M Last Year

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The Wikimedia Foundation, which runs Wikipedia, had expenses of $27 million this past fiscal year, and raised $38.5 million to support them. The only non-profit organization within the world’s top 40 Web sites — Wikipedia is at No. 5 — the site serves 19 billion page views per month. But...
The Fifth-Biggest Site in the World Operated on a Budget of $27M Last Year

Credit card companies' WikiLeaks block just fine, EU says

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Visa, MasterCard, and American Express did not violate any regulations by blocking donations to WikiLeaks. [Read more]...
Credit card companies' WikiLeaks block just fine, EU says
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