Project Gutenberg taps into crowdfunding

Pop quiz - when was the world’s oldest digital library, Project Gutenberg, launched? I bet very few of you know that it was already back in 1971* when a gentleman called Michael S. Hart digitized the United States Declaration of Independence which became the very first e-text of Project Gutenberg. Just a number of weeks … Continue reading Project Gutenberg taps into crowdfunding

Fund your account with smarter shopping via Socialvest

Making money by shopping is the equivalent to alchemy’s turn-lead-into-gold quest but our new partner Socialvest makes it reality. Shop in one of the hundreds of online stores, earn back anything from 1-50% on all of your purchases and use it to flattr your favorite causes. We believe that everyone wants to make a difference, … Continue reading Fund your account with smarter shopping via Socialvest

In the Christmas spirit, let’s donate to a charity

Christmas is around the corner and here at the office we're really getting into the spirit of the holiday. What better way to celebrate in the spirit of giving than by supporting some charities here on Flattr? Givv collects a lot of charities under one roof. They've made available The AIDS Policy Project, Amnesty International, … Continue reading In the Christmas spirit, let’s donate to a charity