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Upholding Transparency in the Age of Misinformation

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/4Q4-Jan-31_mixdown.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4: Rachel Smith on the Neutrality Paradox SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: This is Digital Impact 4Q4, I’m Chris Delatorre. Today’s four questions are for Rachel Smith, Co-founder and Executive Director of GlobalGiving UK. As misinformation continues to spread and controversial issues...

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When Choosing Digital Tools, Consider Context

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/4Q4-Laura-Guzman-The-Engine-Room-0819-FINAL.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4 Podcast: Laura Guzman on Choosing Digital Tools SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: This is Digital Impact 4Q4, I’m Chris Delatorre. Laura Guzman manages communications for The Engine Room, an organization that helps the social sector make the most of data techn...

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Location Privacy: How Protected Are We?

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/4Q4-Feb-10_mixdown.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4: Jeffrey Warren on Geolocation Privacy SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: This is Digital Impact 4Q4, I’m Chris Delatorre. Today’s four questions are for Jeffrey Warren, Co-founder of Public Lab, a nonprofit network of citizen scientists dedicated to creating awareness and accountabili...

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Save, a New Open-Source App, Empowers Citizen Reporters

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/FINAL-Digital-Impact-4Q4-Natalie-Cadranel-November-2019.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4 Podcast: Natalie Cadranel on the Save App for Citizen Reporters SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: This is Digital Impact 4Q4, I’m Chris Delatorre. Today’s four questions are for Natalie Cadranel, Founder and Director of OpenArchive—a free, open sou...

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Crowdfunding a Space for Civic Engagement

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/4Q4-December-20_mixdown.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4 Podcast: Asha Curran on GivingTuesday SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: This is Digital Impact 4Q4. I’m Chris Delatorre. Today’s four questions are for Asha Curran, CEO of GivingTuesday. Launched in 2012, the global initiative mobilizes resources, unmeasurable acts of kindness, a...

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Facing the Challenge of an Evolving Digital Civil Space

Access Now’s Digital Security Helpline provides lessons on how to build comprehensive and sustainable digital infrastructures while protecting the digital rights of the people they serve. As activist Esra’a Al Shafei suggests, funders have a responsibility to adapt to the digital needs of the civil society organizations (CSOs) they support,…

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Talk Europe! with Lucy Bernholz

In an interview with ERSTE Foundation’s Jovana Trifunović, Lucy Bernholz calls for a “holistic recalibration” of our technologies, organizational structures, and legal rules. “Right now, most of the digital technology that we use was created to serve commercial purposes and/or the privileges of governments,” she says. How will we make…

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From Policy To Technology: Takeaways from Predict-a-palooza 2018

With the tax changes in the U.S. and the General Data Protection Regulation in the EU, policy is expected to play a big role in changing the philanthropy landscape in 2018. Income inequality will be another key factor, shaping philanthropic fortunes on one end of the spectrum and fueling political…

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Facebook, GDPR, and Winning Back the Public Trust

Facebook has pledged its commitment to transparency, control, and accountability throughout its General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) preparation process. According to Facebook’s GDPR guide, “Data protection is central to the Facebook Companies. We comply with current EU data protection law, and will comply with the GDPR.” Facebook’s preparations are supported…

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A Journey Into the Neutrality Paradox

On an almost daily basis, the global media reports on technology platforms facing complex dilemmas related to misinformation, inappropriate platform use, and users with extreme views. We normally hear about this relating to well-known companies like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Pinterest. But social good platforms and philanthropy intermediaries also face…

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