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+Acumen Becomes Largest Massive Open Online Course Provider in the Social Sector - Acumen +Acumen, Acumen’s online learning platform and global learning community for social change leaders, has expanded to become the largest massive open online course (MOOC) provider in the social sector. Launched in 2013, +Acumen was designed to bring the nonprofit venture fund’s unique model and 15 years of insights from building social enterprises in the world’s toughest markets to any individual looking to create impact using the power of the Internet. Free and globally accessible to anyone with Internet access, +Acumen today provides nearly 20 free online courses on social change and has garnered more than 200,000 sign-ups from 170 countries.
Free Vision Mixer FreeJ is a vision mixer: an instrument for realtime video manipulation used in the fields of dance theater, veejaying, medical visualization and TV. Its development started in 2001 and continued actively for many years. What we need to do We need to interact with multiple layers of video, filtered by effect chains and then mixed together. We want to write scripts to control video mixes with keyboards, midi signals, OSC messages, wiimotes, video mouse and joysticks; manipulating images, movies, live cameras, particle generators, text scrollers, flash animations and more.
Yes, learn basic programming A few people have asked me whether I think programming is a necessary skill for entrepreneurs (or anyone) to have in the future. When I was 14 years old, taking guitar lessons from Tom Pecora, he gave me that this-is-important-so-listen-well look, and told me something that stuck with me for life: “You need to learn to sing. Do social impact bonds really work for charities? A lot has been said and written about Social impact bonds (Sibs) in the past few years, but until now we’ve had little explanation as to whether they work and what it is like to be part of one. Now as 10 Sibs, which are part of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP’s) three-year innovation fund helping disadvantaged young people, come to an end, we can get some answers. Career Connect, a Liverpool employment charity, raised its £1.5m Sib in 2012 with the help of Triodos Bank.
Two Nigerian Startups Selected To Join The S Factory Two Nigerian female-led startups have been selected to join the second generation of The S Factory, a pre-acceleration program aimed at supporting first time female entrepreneurs in building high impact startups. The startups – 500Apprentices and Content on Demand, will receive about US$15,000 equity-free funding and a 12 months working visa to Chile to be a part of the 3-month long acceleration program, whose overall goal is to help build the startups, a network and to participate in the local entrepreneurship ecosystem. During the program, the startups will help in the social impact of entrepreneurship through sharing experiences and knowledge with other startups both within and outside the program in order to grow the women entrepreneurs’ network in Chile. “All of the startups are led and have been founded by women: this part of the requirements to be selected.