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Growing Number of American Adults Read on Tablets, But We Still Like Books Too

Growing Number of American Adults Read on Tablets, But We Still Like Books Too

| January 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

According to a new Pew Research Center survey, 50% of American adults now own either a tablet or e-reader, and a growing number use them to read books. We still like our print media though. While 28% reported reading a e-book in the past year, a little over 70% reported reading a book in print […]

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WordCamp the Place for Nonprofits to Learn How to Make Better Websites

WordCamp the Place for Nonprofits to Learn How to Make Better Websites

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Do not miss this opportunity to learn more about WordPress Your nonprofit’s website is the nexus of your online presence (hope you didn’t think it was Facebook.) There isn’t a better, easier, more effective platform than WordPress, or a better place to expose yourself to some real in-person training than the annual Phoenix WordCamp. It’s […]

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Using “GodMode” to Access Everything in Windows 7 and 8

Using “GodMode” to Access Everything in Windows 7 and 8

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here is a trick to get access to all of your operating system controls in one place A trick way to access all of your computer settings quickly is to create a “GodMode” folder, though you can name it anything you want. It works in Windows 7 and 8, and, when opened, spreads virtually all […]

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YouTube Is Going Mobile First, Too – AllThingsD

YouTube Is Going Mobile First, Too – AllThingsD

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

See on Scoop.it – Nonprofit Tech Maybe YouTube becomes your TV network one day, too. But, right now, it’s well on its way to becoming a “mobile-first” company. See on allthingsd.com

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Mobile Phone Users Look at Phone 150X per Day

Mobile Phone Users Look at Phone 150X per Day

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Data from T-Mobile and Nokia says we just can’t leave our smart phones alone According to data compiled by Nokia in 2010, the average smart phone user checks their phone 150 times a day. That number was confirmed for U.S. users in data compiled by T-Mobile. Half of all Millennials, or Gen Y (born between […]

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Still using Windows XP or Office 2003? Read this.

Still using Windows XP or Office 2003? Read this.

| October 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Support for the software, all support, ends next April Microsoft ends all support for Windows XP and Office 2003 on April 8, 2014. No more hotfixes, security patches, technical updates—not even paid assistance. Given that migration can take some time, and some computers may not be able to make the transition to a newer operating […]

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Think Mobile First – Infographic

Think Mobile First – Infographic

| October 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

You have to engage your stakeholders where they are, and increasingly they are on mobile devices. Train your volunteers to actively participate and share your social media posts.   Mobile Social Marketing  

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Mac Software Bundle Super Cheap – And Purchases Benefit Charities Too

Mac Software Bundle Super Cheap – And Purchases Benefit Charities Too

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here’s a rare treat. Over $400 worth of Mac software for about $13. It’s a great awesome deal, and you get to pic between three charities, Child’s Play, World Wildlife Fund, and Creative Commons, to receive 10% of the proceeds. As soon as you buy, you will get a link to a download page to download your […]

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Seniors Are Fastest Growing Social Media Users

Seniors Are Fastest Growing Social Media Users

| August 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Latest research shows that 72% of U.S. adults who are online use social media Adult use of social networking sites like Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram has grown quickly, from 8% in 2005 to 72% today, according to the Pew Research Center. The fastest growing population since 2008 are adults over 30, but the most rapidly […]

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Dropbox Users Beware

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

In a new post at TechNewsDaily, Chinese-based cyberespionage is being blamed for spreading malware via public Dropboxes.  Dropbox folders aren’t typically blocked by IT firewalls because of the heavy usage by corporatations – and nonprofits. Best bet, don’t join Dropboxes you don’t know.

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