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Children in Need: £50 from every special edition Tivoli Audio Model 10+ DAB radio goes to charity

Children in Need: £50 from every special edition Tivoli Audio Model 10+ DAB radio goes to charity

By 16 November 2012

The BBC's annual Children in Need fundraising telethon airs tonight, so Pocket-lint would like to remind you that Tivoli Audio is doing its part by manufacturing its special edition Model 10+ DAB radio, available until the end of December 2012 - and £50... >>

Tivoli to give all profits from Audio Model 10+ limited edition radio to Children in Need

Tivoli to give all profits from Audio Model 10+ limited edition radio to Children in Need

By 24 August 2012

Tivoli has begun taking pre-orders for its Audio Model 10+ radio Children in Need special edition, with 25 per cent of the profits going to the charity.  Tivoli itself will not make any profit on the limited-edition radio, which will retail for £199.99... >>

Bill Gates buys 200 litres of fake poo

Bill Gates buys 200 litres of fake poo

By 14 August 2012

No it’s not April Fools' Day - Bill Gates really is investing in 200 litres of fake poo. However worry not, the Microsoft boss hasn’t lost his marbles or is planning some kind of prank at Apple HQ (as far as we know), it’s all part of a charity... >>

Jamie Oliver and Victoria Pendleton on hand to launch Samsung Hope Relay app for Android and iPhone

Jamie Oliver and Victoria Pendleton on hand to launch Samsung Hope Relay app for Android and iPhone

By 14 May 2012

Samsung has teamed with celebrity chef Jamie Oliver and British Olympic gold medallist Victoria Pendleton to launch an application for Android, iPhone and Samsung Wave handsets that donates £1 to a host of charities every time you run, walk or cycle... >>

Walking Wi-Fi Homeless Hotspots trial

Walking Wi-Fi Homeless Hotspots trial

By 12 March 2012

Over in Austin, Texas, at SXSW, BBH Labs has been trialling out what we can only describe as a mashup between The Big Issue and The Cloud. Confused? You needn't be. The idea is relatively straightforward. Instead of homeless people selling magazines to... >>

Fully working Tron light cycle goes up for auction

Fully working Tron light cycle goes up for auction

By 2 March 2012

US fundraising website Charitybuzz.com is currently auctioning a full-size replica Tron light cycle, and the best news is that it works. The Xenon Light Motor Bike is a fully customised vehicle that can reach speeds of up to 50MPH, is 100 per cent electric... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Jet Pack Santa review (iPhone)

APP OF THE DAY: Jet Pack Santa review (iPhone)

By 24 December 2011

Help Santa delivery presents to all the good boys and girls this Christmas with Jet Pack Santa, a game for the iPhone and iPad, designed by Whacked Prattle and the Serious Games Institute. All profits from the game will go to the Prince’s Trust. Jet... >>

How to spend on charity this Christmas

How to spend on charity this Christmas

By 5 December 2011

Welcome to the Good Christmas on Pocket-lint. The first and most obvious way to feel good about yourself this year is to make sure that you’re giving to those that really need, and, as much as we all really need that latest smartphone, what we’re... >>

Everything Everywhere suspends charity text skimming, but doesn't rule out complete stop

Everything Everywhere suspends charity text skimming, but doesn't rule out complete stop

By 15 April 2011

Everything Everywhere has has suspended, but not completely ruled out, taking a percentage of donations made to charities using text messages via the operators network. Speaking to Pocket-lint, Everything Everywhere stated: “Everything Everywhere makes... >>

BT MyDonate charity website to be iPhone app too

BT MyDonate charity website to be iPhone app too

By 7 April 2011

Yesterday saw the launch of BT MyDonate, an online fundraising portal for registered charities in the UK, and there are plans to bring it to iPhone and other mobile devices in the form of an app. "It's something we're definitely going to look at," Caroline... >>