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is now Europe's hotspot. And there are plenty more entrepreneurs ready to make an impact. If you've got a project, product or solution that can make work more , Plexal wants to help you scale. Apply for support by 12 July:

Routine-driven jobs are primed for replacement; retraining workers will be critical for the future. Empathy and creativity continue to be what makes humans valuable in the workplace (and in life).

At our customer keynote, , the CIO of , discusses how they use Fonteva to support their mission

First random insight of the day comes from - there is a correlation between keeping your phone charged and paying your debts.

EdTech should empower people, (whatever their social / cultural / gender / medical background) to develop new skills, to grow and to look for jobs. EdTech have to be inclusive and create new opportunities.

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from has been talking about Hetty Lammar, women in science, and Defproc's device, created for Liverpool 5G, at the Women in Science Exhibition at Liverpool's Hornby Library

How well does your city support and to grow and scale? launched their European Digital Social Innovation Index today, ranking 60 European cities across themes such as funding, skills, infrastructure and more:

The Communitech CI Summit is about to begin. Today we’re exploring how corporate innovators can tap into a world-class ecosystem to build an exceptional AI team while also ensuring the long-term sustainability of the communities in which they operate.

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Panel - Smart City is an odd term, it means different things to different people, think of connected places that work for all

"We were not listening" - jazz hee-jeong choi begins her excellent talk at .

"We need to listen, understand, and dismantle unjust institutions".

Excellent body of work. Designing tech for Social Justice by Angelika Strohmayer at . Love that humans doing this work are in the world.

Fantastic to finally see this launched. How well do cities support to grow? launched their European Digital Social Innovation Index today, ranking 60 European cities across themes such as funding, skills, infrastructure and more:

We are looking for a talented Customer Success Executive to join our purpose driven, award winning team. If you're ambitious, with a passion for success and believe in we'd love to talk to you. More info:

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The #artisans of #Pakistan

#Repost @pollyandotherstories (@get_repost)
Eid collection hitting the store soon! Stunning blocks made in collaboration with master artisans in Bhit Shah 💖
Polly works with talented rural artisans across Pakistan and we are working on this collection in collaboration with partners @banjaracraftspk

#blockprint #handmade #whomademyclothes #whomadethis #TechForGood #techcamp

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Introducing the Code for Canada Drone Team

We will be working with Transport Canada to conduct user research with drone pilots, and prototype digital tools to help them fly safely and in accordance with new regulations.

Fatima Sarah Khalid — Developer

Fatima is a software engineer and civic hacker with experience working inside and outside of government. Her adventures in civic tech have taken her from the U.S. to Canada, and she’s worked for clients like Microsoft, the City of Boston and Digital Echidna.

She’s deeply committed to making technology spaces more inclusive, and passionate about building open source tools that reflects the needs and desires of the people who use them. For Fatima, the Code for Canada fellowship is an opportunity to build technology that makes a meaningful impact in people’s lives.

Andee Pittman — UX Designer

Andee is an experienced UX designer and consultant from British Columbia with a focus on social innovation and participatory design. She blends her design practice with a strong social conscience and has worked on challenges ranging from blockchain applications, to housing and reconciliation.

She is excited to explore how participatory design can be used to deliver digital products in government, and is committed to bringing values of reconciliation, diversity and accessibility to her work with Transport Canada.

Jennifer Payne — Product Manager

Jennifer is a committed design researcher with an MSc in human-computer interaction. She has run user research studies for clients ranging from American Express to the United Nations, where she worked on a tool to help UN analysts query social media data.

She strives to promote curiosity, empathy, inclusion and collaboration in her design and product practice. As a Code for Canada fellow, she’s excited to work with her team and government partners on a project that will make a positive impact on the lives of Canadians.

(Content sourced from the original Code for Canada - Meet the 2018 Fellows blog post - where you can check out the other fellows & teams)

Les modes de consommation évoluent et le secteur du parfum n’y fait pas exception.

Après le cushion du parfum Chance, lancé par Chanel en janvier aux US, c’est au tour de Kenzo de dévoiler son format nomade du Flower by Kenzo. Une simple pression sur le coussin permet de libérer une dose du gel encapsulé dans le boitier et de déposer la fragrance avec une sensation fraîche inédite.

Un boitier-bijou qui se glisse partout, même dans le bagage cabine pour l'avion.

Ultra maniable et intuitif, voici un packaging qui installe un nouveau geste dans l’univers de la parfumerie et casse les codes des mythiques flacons pulvérisateurs.


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Spoony, the creature which aspires to revolutionize retail by interacting with the consumer. Spoony is caring and his designers try to ally ethical and technology so that the human being stays at the heart of the innovation. Great !

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Currently prepping for this #Repost @sounddelivery
Just 4 weeks to go until #BeingtheStory where 12 ordinary people will share their extraordinary stories. Join us Oct 20 for a dose of storytelling inspiration for you & your organisation! Link in bio .
#charity #storytelling #volsec #charitycomms #techforgood #fostercare #youthwork #dv (at London, United Kingdom)

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Best Range Extender

What is a range extender:
Sometimes the connectivity in a room is very low. A range extender extends the range of a wifi device.

What is the price range:
Rs 1000-1500

What products are available:
A simple plug and play device is available of the size of a mosquito repellant.

Where in India can we buy these:
Netgear: Durable and low cost.

D link: Durable and low cost

Tplink: Slightly expensive than above two

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#microsoft #techforgood #ideasforindia #empowering #makethechange #satyanadella #empowerdigital #empowerindia

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Amazing to hear & learn from NGO folks in Libya. #Techforgood to combat violent extremism. Let’s keep this awesome knowledge exchange going #TechCampLibya folks! (at Hasdrubal Thalassa, Hammamet, Tunisie)

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MSF Pilots 3-D Printing and Virtual Reality Technology to Design its Hospitals and Improve Patient Care
NEW YORK/BRUSSELS, MARCH 23, 2016 — Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has successfully tested 3-D printing and virtual reality technology to design hospitals that better meet the needs of patients.

Inside our future hospital - using 3D printing and VR tech for humanitarian aid

What is the link between internet protocols and human rights online

ARTICLE 19 and Coding Rights have launched Net of Rights, a short film which explores the link between internet protocols and human rights online.

It is too-often assumed that there is no link between protocols (the standards which underpin the way the internet functions) and human rights, but this is simply not the case, as this new film by ARTICLE 19 and Coding Rights argues.

The Internet aspires to be the global ‘network of networks’, providing connectivity for all users, at all times, for any content. Connectivity increases the capacity for individuals to exercise their rights, meaning that the architectural design of the internet is, necessarily, intertwined with the human rights framework.

See the website for more information, and the full film!

If our food waste were a country, it would be the third-largest greenhouse-gas emitter in the world,”

Massachusetts, and a few other states in U.S. have introduces a ban on throwing out large amounts of organic waste - i.e. food. Why?

Because it is a waste of an economic opportunity - “from feeding the hungry to generating power to making high quality fertilizer”

Oh, and the fact that “If our food waste were a country, it would be the third-largest greenhouse-gas emitter in the world.”

So interesting…

It looks like it’s the financial and economic benefits that are the realistic way that the world is going to buy in to the process however.

read the full article here:

Printing 3D Arms for Children in Sudan