A new social media index has said that the RSPCA has the fourth best digital charity brand globally, with Oxfam, the British Red Cross and Médecins Sans Frontières also ranking in the top 10.
The Inspiring Impact programme, a free digital impact measurement service managed by New Philanthropy Capital, has launched two new versions of its ‘Measuring Up!’ tool.
The Centre for Acceleration of Social Technology has been awarded £1.12m from the Big Lottery Fund for charities developing digital products to “transform their service provision”.
Blockchain technology could eventually be used to carry out many of the functions of a traditional regulator, according to a new paper by the Charities Aid Foundation.
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The voluntary sector’s poor understanding of the potential technology could have is one of the barriers to scaling new tools, the co-founder of a charity that champions technology for good said yesterday.
Kirsty Weakley argues that if charities don’t understand what their technology partners are doing, they risk damaging trust in the sector.
An app that claimed to support a charity rescuing refugees in the Mediterranean by enabling users to search satellite data has been pulled from Apple’s app store, after technology experts said it did not work.
Boards must engage with digital services or their organisation may be left behind, says Chris Sherwood.