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5 Startups Improving Society Through Technology

In our social entrepreneurship series, The World at Work, Mashable interviews the faces behind the startups and projects that are working to make a global impact. These companies have harnessed technology to empower people all over the world, whether it's rewarding volunteers with prizes or empowering travelers to deliver much-needed aid while visiting developing countries.

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  • Live! Individual tax exmemption hiked to Rs 4.44 lakh -
    ... from pensionless to a pension society Health ... funds to boost small firms, startups: FM 12:15 ... EPC Industries We will focus on improving ...
    02/27/2015 - 2:23 pm | View Link
  • Govt’s priority should be to kickstart economy: Ex-Infosys CFO ... - Reuters India
    We need to focus on improving ease of business ... A. Naturally, the IT startups are where the ... and requirements of different sects of the ...
    02/26/2015 - 12:21 pm | View Link
  • Social in the Media Age - Winter Speak
    ... at the same time dramatically improving the ... Loans On the loans front, startups are of two ... it stumbles upon some segment of society ...
    02/24/2015 - 1:23 pm | View Link
  • Ukrainian IT Business Searching for Platform -
    ... emergence of numerous national startups, and the ... forums, etc – with current ones improving. ... offline life of the country and society ...
    02/23/2015 - 10:06 am | View Link
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  • Beyond the bottom line: Giving back drives millennial startups
    and Deloitte's 2014 millennial survey found that 63 percent of millennials donate to charities and believe that businesses should focus on improving society, not just making a profit. Unlocking potential One lone photo spurred the launch of Unlocked Furniture.
    07/16/2014 - 10:44 am | View Link
  • AIS acts as a business hub for startups
    And newly introduced in this year, the social business category focuses on improving life of people in society. The category matches a company that creates software with the first priority to sustain social value and subsequently apply commercial ...
    03/24/2014 - 2:00 pm | View Link
  • Half of firms are social enterprises at heart
    Research from Delta Economics and IFF Research suggests that the real extent of businesses with a primary aim of improving society is far greater than official government figures indicate. The government’s Office of the Third Sector estimates there are ...
    10/21/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • $650K at stake for startups via annual UC Berkeley, MIT contests
    including IT for Society, Open Data, Global Poverty Alleviation and Improving Student Life. Those whose proposals are accepted can receive up to a $10K grant, plus have access to mentors and workshops to bring their ideas to fruition. Got an idea that ...
    09/24/2013 - 7:35 am | View Link
  • UC Berkeley student-run organization aims to help undergrads launch startups
    Fiance, co-founder of the UC Berkeley chapter of Kairos Society, a nonprofit entrepreneurial organization ... Free Ventures won third place in the Improving Student Life category, along with a $2,500 grant. Students will have the opportunity to work ...
    09/16/2013 - 4:51 pm | View Link
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  • Education | Asia Society
    How to start or improve global learning programs, like international exchanges, language programs, project-based learning, and more.
    03/3/2015 - 8:39 pm | View Website
  • Home Page > The American Geriatrics Society
    The AGS is one of the largest professional organization of health care providers. Dedicated to improving the health and well-being of all older adults. Has over 6,000 ...
    03/3/2015 - 8:31 pm | View Website
  • Pet Partners
    TEAM OF THE WEEK. Meet Ruby, a 3-year-old Standard Poodle who is a registered Pet Partners therapy animal team with her handler Lisa Anderson in San Marino, California.
    03/3/2015 - 3:45 pm | View Website
  • Society of Professional Journalists | Improving and ...
    The Society of Professional Journalists is the nation's most broad-based journalism organization, dedicated to encouraging the free practice of journalism and ...
    03/3/2015 - 2:34 pm | View Website
  • Society
    A human society is a group of people involved in persistent interpersonal relationships, or a large social grouping sharing the same geographical or social territory ...
    03/3/2015 - 11:13 am | View Website
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