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Stand With Planned Parenthood
On January 31, 2012 by Timothy C. Wu
Health care and the Internet are on a headlong rush to each other at 4G speed. The big question is whether the point of impact will be a gentle caress or a "blunt impact trauma" (the medical term for...[Read More]
On January 31, 2012 by Tina Lee
On Jan 18, 2012, the web pulled off a much-publicized and widely coordinated protest campaign to oppose SOPA and PIPA by "going dark." The effort, which included participation by notable web giants...[Read More]
San Francisco Ballet
On January 27, 2012 by Timothy C. Wu
The Problem: A name that no one can pronounce (Oh-nay-gun? Oo-nee-gin? On-ee-gan?), based upon a Russian poetry novel written almost 200 years ago, and performed in a medium (ballet) that some people...[Read More]
Twitter Status Box
On January 12, 2012 by Jessica Eting
Recently ZeroDivide was asked by one of our foundation partners to help them integrate Twitter into a convening to meet two main goals: To introduce convening participants to the power of social...[Read More]
Woman on her smartphone
On December 19, 2011 by Tina Lee
At last, here’s Part 2 of my series on smartphone use as it relates to the Occupy Wall Street movement, focusing on user privacy around mobile phone data. I’ll be following up with Part 3 to address...[Read More]
Young Entrepreneur
On December 19, 2011 by alexandertran
So you’re a socially-minded entrepreneur, sitting in some hipster coffee shop, forlorn because you’re not sure how to take your awesome social venture ideas or plan to the next level... What you need...[Read More]
Women's Audio Mission
On December 14, 2011 by Robin
Last week, I had the opportunity to bring one of our new board members on a site visit of Women's Audio Mission (WAM) , a San Francisco-based nonprofit dedicated to the advancement of women in music...[Read More]
On December 08, 2011 by Amro Radwan
I recently spoke at the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference (#SM4NP) in San Francisco on the topic of tech infrastructure as an overlooked element of social media success. During the session with...[Read More]
Lady Gaga on stage
On November 22, 2011 by Timothy C. Wu
One of the many things that I love about Gaga (and there are many...the most recent being the launch of her new Born This Way Foundation to combat youth bullying ) is her consummate grasp of social...[Read More]
Social Security card and cash
On November 11, 2011 by Timothy C. Wu
A milestone of sorts just passed as I was typing this blog: 11:11:11 on the little clock on my computer, and 11/11/11 on my calendar. I sort of expected the earth to move or something, and I DO think...[Read More]

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