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ICT News Round-up (Issue 96)

ICT News Round-up (Issue 96)

November 22, 2007 The ICT industry is expanding the reach of its responsible actions by building windfarms, monitoring health and helping people to connect to each other. Read more >
Technology News Round-Up (Issue 95)

Technology News Round-Up (Issue 95)

October 03, 2007 The ICT industry need not only look inward to its own impact on the environment and communities but can also contribute to corporate responsibility by developing online tools as well as sponsoring innovative students. Read more >
Technology News Round-Up (Issue 94)

Technology News Round-Up (Issue 94)

July 31, 2007 Nokia in Africa, Dell's ambitions to be the greenest ICT company in the world and Intel joining with One Laptop Per Child are all examples of how the technology industry is trying to become more responsible. Read more >
Technology news round-up (Issue 92)

Technology news round-up (Issue 92)

March 30, 2007 Greenpeace releases a study accusing the electronic industry of contamination of rivers and wells, a study commissioned by Nokia shows the power of the mobile phone in rural India, and Vodafone join with Citigroup to offer a revolutionary money transfer system. Read more >
ICT news round-up – issue 90

ICT news round-up – issue 90

December 04, 2006 In the developing world, corporations give small businesses management tools, and Nokia plans media project for Africa's young. Meanwhile, BT research finds young people think goverment is the worst listener and international banks begin to take action against internet child pornography. Read more >
Microsoft bridges East London digital divide

Microsoft bridges East London digital divide

July 20, 2006 Microsoft is seizing the opportunity to contribute to neighbourhood renewal through the deployment of specially tailored products and services, in partnership with regeneration agency, the Shoreditch Trust. Read more >
Censorship censure

Censorship censure

March 16, 2006 As Google faces criticism for its agreement to censor the results of its recently launched China-based search engine, Briefing asks whether any company doing business in China renders itself complicit with human rights abuses. Read more >
Contributions news round- up (Oct/Nov)

Contributions news round- up (Oct/Nov)

November 01, 2005 Google has launched a philanthropic counterpart to invest in projects in the developing world and ebay is helping charities raise funds by selling their second hand goods online with no charge. Read more >
Contributions from the ICT sector

Contributions from the ICT sector

November 01, 2005 A few businesses in the communication technology sector have emerged and are making moves towards being good corporate citizens through investing in social enterprises and encouraging employee volunteering. Read more >