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US couple help raise $3.8 million on Facebook to help reunite immigrant families
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US couple help raise $3.8 million on Facebook to help reunite immigrant families

The money raised from the Facebook campaign is channelled to RAICES, a Texas-based nonprofit that provides free legal services to immigrants and refugees.

Fake news: Facebook is rolling out new tools to identify and report stories
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Fake news: Facebook is rolling out new tools to identify and report stories

Facebook has announced the rollout of new tools that will help the company fight the menace of 'Fake News.'

Wikipedia reportedly developing a speech engine for visually impaired users
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Wikipedia reportedly developing a speech engine for visually impaired users

Known as the online encyclopedia, Wikipedia has collaborated with researchers from Sweden's KTH Royal Institute of Technology and is working on a crowd-sourced speech engine in order to make Wikipedia, more accessible to the visually impaired users.

Now pay in EMIs, mobile money: AAP's new fundraising ideas
Politics

Now pay in EMIs, mobile money: AAP's new fundraising ideas

The party plans to raise a rumoured Rs 300 crore for the LS election campaign.

Predict questions from your next exam with Examify
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Predict questions from your next exam with Examify

Examify is a free online service that predicts questions for Class 10 and Class12 exams and other public and competitive exams in India. We took a look at it and spoke with one of the founders.

Around the world with Wikivoyage
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Around the world with Wikivoyage

A new travel wiki was launched this week. Here is a lowdown on its current structure and status and the future plans of the newest Wikimedia project on the block.

Crowdsourcing tools to combat violence against women - II
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Crowdsourcing tools to combat violence against women - II

A look at crowdsourcing initiatives that map violence against women in its many forms in different demographies across the world -- war zones, streets and public places, and big cities.

FightBack Review
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FightBack Review

FightBack brands itself as “India’s first mobile application for women’s safety”. A user can send a distress alert to chosen recipients via email and SMS by activating an alert on button on the app.

Crowdsourcing tools to combat violence against women
News & Analysis

Crowdsourcing tools to combat violence against women

A look at crowdsourcing initiatives across the world that map violence against women in its many forms.

Powercuts.in: Mapping India's power cuts
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Powercuts.in: Mapping India's power cuts

A crowdsourcing initiative tracks specifics of power outages in India. It needs more contributors to make an impact.

Six Best Practices For Moving To A Culture Of Extreme Collaboration: Gartner
Biztech

Six Best Practices For Moving To A Culture Of Extreme Collaboration: Gartner

XC is enabled by combing four nexus forces into a pattern that can dramatically innovate the way people behave, communicate, work together and maintain relationships.

Can crowdfunding save 'indie' in India?
Life

Can crowdfunding save 'indie' in India?

Though in its nascent stages, crowdfunding might just be the answer to the woes of independent creative projects in India.