Archive for the 'Philanthrophy' Category

Jimmy Wales Discusses Wikimedia Monetization Plans

September 10, 2008
Written by Ameed Taylor

Wikimedia Foundation

Jimmy Wales sat down this week with a group of Bloggers and analysts prior to his keynote address opening the 2008 SAP TechEd conference in Las Vegas and discussed a number of topics relating to Wikimedia.

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IGLOO Ices Corporate Social Networking

August 6, 2008
Written by Ameed Taylor

IGLOO

Kitchener, Ontario based IGLOO’s foundation began with a not-for-profit research centre called the Centre for International Governance(CIGI) founded by Jim Balsillie, Co-CEO of Research In Motion (RIM)

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How Tech Firms Can Give Back to Community

March 14, 2008
Written by Ameed Taylor

David Eggers2008 TED Prize winner David Eggers wish at the recent TED 2008 conference in Monterey was to ask anyone in a position to help “to find a way to directly engage with a public school in your area” and then share the story of their involvement with the public school on the OnceUponASchool.org website.

826 National, TED & Hot Studio stepped up and helped make the first part of David’s wish come true by creating the Once Upon A School website.

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