The association's philanthropic arm, Creating IT Futures, is expanding its free training program for individuals looking to enter the information technology field.
The real-time streaming service Meerkat hasn't been on the market for a full month yet, but Twitter has a competitor which could prove equally as interesting. Also: The value of empathy in conference design.
With its new Businesses on Messenger strategy, Facebook wants to help replace annoying customer service phone calls with less-annoying chat messages. Also: A little help on understanding legislative issues at the state level.
If you’ve been keeping an eye on the tech media of late, you might have heard about a new video-streaming app called Meerkat. Being skeptical about buzzy social networks is understandable. But Meerkat, like Twitter, could become a natural fit for events. Here’s why.
A roundup of some of the nonprofit-focused highlights you may have missed from SXSW. Plus: Scenes from the end of Starbucks' "Race Together" campaign.
A number of trade groups in the wireless and telecom are reportedly working on a lawsuit against the FCC's recent decision to regulate internet access as a utility. It's a shift from a prior battle, which was led by Verizon.
Hold off on sounding the alarm when your association's Internet traffic takes a dip and learn how to cope. Plus: Building a war room for your next event.
While most smartphones natively have the capability to play FM radio, it's a feature that's not turned on for many phones—and something that the National Association of Broadcasters wants to see turned on. But the mobile industry—with a few exceptions—hasn't been willing to play alone.
It seemed like the technology publication Gigaom had a ton going for it—including a business model that seemed inspired by the world of associations. But the company's problems, now on the surface, don't show weak points in those key elements. Rather, they highlight the kinds of pressures for startups that associations don't often have to face.
The world's most popular video service is launching a new effort to inform organizations about how to use its platform. Plus: another round of stats about how millennials stay informed.