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Non-profit tech supplier transforms model to better serve NGOs

The non-profit TechSoup, a supplier and distributor of tech equipment and financial resources to non government organizations (NGOs), is partnering with consultants at the Alexander Group to continue evolving their model to more holistically support NGOs around the world. Beginning in 2019, San Fransisco based-TechSoup, whose Canadian partner is the Centre for Social Innovation, and […]

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Removing ^M Characters

You’re here because you have something like the above in your text files, and it’s driving you towards violence. The universe sent you here so I can help you. You’re welcome. The prescribed fix is this: sed -e ‘s/^M//’ If that worked you wouldn’t be here. The actual fix is this: tr -d ‘\r’ Bonus on this one:…

What are QR codes and how do they work?

When it comes to scan and go technology, there’s perhaps nothing more ubiquitous than QR codes. These blotches of squares exist in almost everywhere. In a business setting, QR codes can be used for authentication, to log into Wi-Fi networks, hold storefront payment information, and much more. They are also used to prevent forgery, increase […]

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