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Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg biggest US 2013 giver

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Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, were the most generous American philanthropists in 2013, with a donation of 18 million shares of Facebook stock, valued at more than $970 million, to a Silicon Valley nonprofit in December.

Posted: February 10th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Balangiga folk in Metro Manila ride bus home with relief

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It started out as an online appeal on Facebook on Wednesday night for passengers wanting to go home to their families in Balangiga, Eastern Samar, which was ravaged by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” last week.

Posted: November 15th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Comcast broadband enrollment for low-income US families enters 3rd year

With the start of the new school year, the largest and most comprehensive broadband adoption initiative in the US for low-income families is being re-launched by Comcast.

Posted: August 20th, 2013 in Gadgets,Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Google, Microsoft launch charity efforts

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Google and Microsoft each unveiled new charitable initiatives Tuesday, in separate efforts which channel millions of dollars to innovators tackling social ills.

Posted: December 5th, 2012 in Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Buffett lunch goes for $2.3M at online auction

OMAHA, Nebraska – A private lunch with Warren Buffett sold for $2.3 million Friday night when online bidding ended, falling short of last year’s winning bid of $2.6 million that set a record for the most expensive charity item ever sold on eBay. Organizers didn’t immediately release the identity of the winner, whose exact bid […]

Posted: June 11th, 2011 in Editors' Picks,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

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