Non-profit technology Archive

Ebola: A Big Data Disaster?

Is the use of mobile phone data legal and useful in

Between Hype and Frustration: Social Media in Emergencies

A practical approach to social media in emergencies.

Technology without capacity pretty useless, study finds

Technology cannot solve fundamental communication issues.

How Maps Helped Fight Ebola (Part II)

A deeper look at how maps can support humanitarian operations.

When Disaster Strikes: Social Media Drives Self Recovery

NGOs need to embrace that communities increasingly coordinate their recovery via

How Artificial Intelligence Can Support Disaster Response

When the crowd gets overwhelmed - send in the machines!

The transformative and disruptive power of social media in disaster response

How social media is changing disaster response.

How ICT is Helping Nepalis Around the World Respond to the Earthquake

A personal account of the role of technology in the Nepal

How Facebook helped restore family links after the Nepal earthquake

Social media can quickly reduce anxiety by connecting friends and loved