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How One NGO Helps Farmers Use Mobile Phones to Invest in a Better Harvest


This is the third article in a series of blog posts that describe how Cisco enables nonprofits to maximize technology for greater scale and impact. Our introduction to the series is available here. To read more articles in the series, click here. Stay tuned for next week’s post on how a nonprofit that focuses on education uses technology to scale.

Qualcomm Collaborates with Stakeholders to Bring the Future Forward


We are working with stakeholders around the globe to bring breakthrough ideas to life in many areas ranging from innovative infrastructure to better health to economic empowerment. Our connections can bring the future forward faster, driving human and economic progress, and our employees, investors, suppliers, customers, governments, communities and nonprofit organizations are key to accelerating the invention and implementation of our mobile technology for social good.

Major League Baseball Players Launch Infield Chatter, a New Mobile Social Community

The first-of-its-kind platform seeks to become the dedicated mobile destination for players and their passionate fans
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–Groundbreaking initiative from Major League Baseball Players Association offers unique player-driven content, two-way player-fan engagement, fan contests and experiential sweepstakes, among other features in time for 2017 baseball season–


Can E-Commerce and Sustainability Co-Exist?

A successful company is a sustainable company, which also allows it to keep up with the e-commerce boom.

Greg Brown | UPS 

Champion of DOT: How Fighting Distracted Driving Helped Me Move from Tragedy to Triumph

By: Regina Ennis, Director of Technical Project Management and Wireline Regional Infrastructure Deployment, AT&T

We kicked off the It Can Wait 16 in ‘16 Pledge Contest in October, asking AT&T employees to create a team, then generate as many pledges as possible for that team, via text. Regina Ennis, an AT&T employee in White Plains, New York was awarded the Champion of DOT (Do One Thing) for capturing the most pledges for her team, team CARE. Regina shares what winning the 16 in 16 contest and being a Champion of DOT means to her. 

Research Highlight: Study Says Barrier to Widespread Use of Clean Cookstoves Surmounted

Project Surya effort to improve public health and slow pace of global warming provides rural women in India access to results-based climate financing

A multiyear experiment in healthier and more environmentally sustainable cooking practices among the world’s poorest three billion people has found key breakthroughs that can substantially improve women’s quality of life and slow the pace of climate change.

Social Good Meets Business Strategy With This Multi-Billion Dollar Tech Company

This tech company has figured out that social good not only helps the world - it helps their business too.

By Jessica Zemple

In today's day and age it is all about social good (or at least it should be). There are numerous companies that are leading the trend. TOMS is one of the most widely recognized companies doing social good with the concept of buying a pair of shoes and giving one to someone in need. 

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Proof that Mobile Tech is Helping Patients Manage their Diabetes

By Edith Guerrero

Recently, we gathered in Mexico City to announce the final results of the Qualcomm® Wireless Reach-supported Dulce Wireless Tijuana (DWT) mobile health study in Tijuana, Mexico that were also published in the 

How A Fishing Village In Senegal Taught Me About Life

By Jessica Zemple

As we pulled up to the fish-processing center, the rancid smell of fish seeped in through the closed windows and began to permeate my space and clothes. We stepped out of the van and walked around piles of dead fish lying in the sun to dry. I was appreciative of the breeze, although not so fresh, coming from the sea to save my lunch.

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