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Tech4Good Impact: Shift

Access to the digital world can be life changing. It can teach us new skills, make our bills cheaper, help us keep in touch with friends and family or apply … Read more

Pennies, Winners of Fundraising Award 2011

Turning digital pennies into micro-donations

Pennies is an electronic charity box that enables people to donate a few pence of their electronic change as they pay for with a debit or credit card. In the … Read more

Starting Point Community Impact Winners 2011

The chip shop in Stockport that serves up digital skills

A community-based cybercafé and learning centre that has grown out of a fish and chip shop. It is a base for a huge range of learning and training-based activities and … Read more

Colin Crook - second from right - IT Volunteer of the Year 2011

Reaching silver surfers in sheltered accommodation

Colin is responsible for running Silver Surfer IT taster sessions in sheltered accommodation for elderly people across the UK. He works mainly with people with sight impairments using tools such … Read more

Digital Magic: Lifelites Accessibility Award Winners and Winner of Winners, 2011

Bringing fun and games to children in hospices

It’s easy to assume that every young person is a whiz on the latest technology and can get their hands on the latest gadgetry whenever they want. But there are … Read more

Internet Buttons, Winners of the Innovation Award 2011

Internet Buttons make the internet easier to use

Internet Buttons simplify the Internet for new or nervous users. A simple webpage is created by a friend or family member with a few simple buttons that link to websites … Read more

XMA and iansyst collecting their Working Together Award 2011

Delivering bespoke computer packages to over 9,000 severely disabled children

XMA and iansyst collaborated to ensure delivery of bespoke computer packages to enable over 9,000 children those with disabilities and special needs get online.

AbilityNet: Adapting technology. Changing Lives.

Lloyds Banking Group wins AbilityNet Excellence in Accessibility Award

Lloyds Banking Group was awarded the AbilityNet Excellence in Accessibility Award in recognition of its huge commitment to meeting the needs of its workforce. The video below was shown at … Read more

Digital Magic: Lifelites Accessibility Award Winners and Winner of Winners, 2011

Lifelites loves the limelight

Lifelites won two awards at the ceremony: recognition in the ‘Accessibility’ category for their work with assistive technology and declared overall winners as they collected ‘Best in Show’. This national … Read more

Vintage Radio with their Community Voices Award 2011

Online radio made by older people, for older people

Vintage Radio is an online community radio station in Birkenhead, Merseyside, that is run by older people for older people. It started broadcasting in February 2009 and has given 60 … Read more

Tough job for judges with 250 entries submitted for Tech4Good

Entries are now closed for this year’s Tech4Good Awards. We had close to 250 entries in total so a big thank you to everyone who took the time to submit … Read more

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Mariella Frostrup joins forces with Martha Lane Fox to celebrate Tech4Good

TV presenter Mariella Frostrup is joining Digital Champion, Martha Lane Fox in supporting the  Tech4Good Awards. She’s agreed to be official compère at the Awards Ceremony scheduled to take place at … Read more

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