Developers Go for Green ($ and Earth) with Gnomedex and Live Search

Tina Gasperson, April 24th, 2009

Windows Live SearchGnomedex, the annual tech conference in Seattle hosted by Chris Pirillo, and Microsoft Live Search, are teaming up to sponsor a developer’s contest dubbed “Will Code for Green” where judges will accept mashup entries in two categories: Economy and Ecology.

Green Thing Labs: An API to Do the Green Thing

Andres Ferrate, February 27th, 2009

Green ThingYou may not be familiar with Green Thing, a web based service that inspires people to lead a greener life, but you should be. With the help of brilliant videos and inspiring stories etc. from creative people and community members around the world, Green Thing focuses on seven things you can do – and enjoy doing.

Environmental Activists Discover Mashups

Kevin Farnham, February 26th, 2008

In her recent article “Using Web2.0 tools for Environmental Activism”, Global Voices Online writer Juliana Rotich looks at how environmental activists are taking advantage of modern Web tools to share information and raise funds.

How to Avoid Extinction

John Musser, November 16th, 2007

How much impact does your daily activity have on the environment? You might be able to answer this question using new carbon footprint calculation mashups built with our recent API listing: AMEE, the Avoid Mass Extinctions Engine. AMEE launched their platform in June of this year and their mission is to “Enable any climate campaign [...]

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