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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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ASK NEWS:
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BING NEWS:
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    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.
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    New businesses, often working with a core workforce, could gain up to 21 days of productivity per year by improving typing skills, the research from the British Computer Society (BCS) suggests. The findings seem to support recent research from E-skills UK ...
    10/30/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Future planet The Future of Startups
    The Startup phenomenon can be likened to the first industrial revolution in the 18th and 19th centuries that radically transformed all aspects of world society by improving living standards and providing new ways to release the creative potential of new ...
    10/13/2013 - 3:28 pm | View Link
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    As young technologists become more convinced they're on the verge of improving the entire human condition, they find society unfit. They go to privately owned mountains, or in this case, a giant boat voyage across the eastern hemisphere. Self-importance ...
    10/1/2013 - 4:06 am | 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 ...
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  • Royal Society
    The Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge, commonly known as the Royal Society, is a learned society for science, and is possibly the oldest such ...
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    Pet Partners (formerly Delta Society) touches people's lives and improves their health through positive interactions with animals. Find out about therapy anim and ...
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