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stephen hawking in space

Professor Stephen Hawking: Tech4Good Special Award 2012

Tech4Good Special Award 2012

Professor Hawking has transformed our understanding of the universe and is a perfect example of the power of technology to transform...

Preston City COuncil's Citizenzone mobile internet cafe

Going mobile to help people get online

Winner, BT Get IT Together Award 2012

At first glance its looks much the same as any other commercial vehicle. To the people of Preston, though, it’s a 7.5 tonne lifeline...

Alison Crerar IT Volunteer of the Year 2012

Alison Crerer, IT Can Help, IT Volunteer of the Year 2012

IT Volunteer of the Year 2012

Building a network of volunteers to help disabled people use computers in their home Alison Crerer’s was as an academic in Computing....

Childs i Foundation, Digital FUndraising Award Winners 2012

Child’s i: A virtual charity that saves the lives of orphans in Uganda

Winner, Digital Fundraising Award 2012

Winners of the Fundraising Award, Child’s i Foundation finds imaginative solutions to the problem of child abandonment in Uganda...

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Re-learning digital skills after a stroke

Community Impact 2012

Recovering from a stroke is not just about learning to talk and walk again; it is about overcoming a sense of isolation and re-building...

LexAble, Accessibility Award 2012

Building a better spellchecker to tackle dyslexia

Accessibility Award 2012

Global AutoCorrect is the brainchild of Neil Cottrell, a 26-year-old graduate, who is severely dyslexic. He initially developed the...

Radio Free Brighton Community news award 2012 winners

Community radio station built on the web

Community News Award 2012

Radio Free Brighton is run completely by volunteers who use online radio to build a stronger, more diverse, and integrated community....

social car institute for excellence

Delivering better care services through technical innovation and partnership

Working Together Award 2012

Social Care Institute of Excellence , winners of the Working Together Award Get Connected Investment Project is a capital grant scheme....


Mobile phones save lives in remote African communities affected by drought

Winner, Innovation Award 2012

ActionAid uses mobile phones to provide timely information to the community in Isiolo, a remote part of Kenya badly affected by the...