Helping the charity sector with technology

Useful tips, advice and guidance on IT - specifically for charities and other non-profits.

Which payment gateway to choose for your small charity

There are tons of payment gateways available with different capabilities and price plans on offer.

It can be pretty overwhelming for a small charity looking to get started with online donations. We’ve produced a concise overview in the hope of making it a bit clearer.

Online security measures for charities to keep data safe

Small charities often assume their safe from online threats but this isn’t always the reality.

Staying safe online is essential. This is especially relevant when working with sensitive data, which we know many charities are.

How health service charities have benefited from tt-exchange

At tt-exchange we’re keen to know how charities make use of products taken from our donation programme. With over 30,000 registered, that’s a lot of charities doing a lot of great stuff.

This month we’ve looked into health service charities, conducting surveys and interviews across multiple organisations.

Symantec confront Google claims, assuring users all is well with their security certificates

The two have been battling it out over the diligence in security certificate validation.

Here we’ve summed up what’s going on, why it matters and how it’s all getting sorted.

LinkedIn for charities – insight from a Tech4Good Day

Microsoft have produced another post talking through some key points raised in their Tech4good day. This one focuses on social media, specifically LinkedIn.

Microsoft are ending support for Windows Vista and Office 2007

Windows Vista operating system and Office 2007 will no longer be updated by Microsoft from the 11th April 2017.

If this is relevant to you that means it’s time to upgrade.