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Putting dollars to charity a la app, with a social twist

A new wave of apps lets you give to charities and challenge your friends with just a few swipes on your phone -- and it will cost you as little as nothing.

By 30 July 2015

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Jimmy Wales talks up People's Operator, the carrier and social network that gives to charity

"Huge numbers of people want to do good things," says the Wikipedia co-founder as he brings company to the US.

By 24 July 2015

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Apple's Tim Cook plans to donate his wealth to charity

Joining the ranks of big donors like Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, the Apple CEO says he intends to become a major philanthropist.

By 27 March 2015

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Want to party with Iron Man? Donate to charity

To celebrate the launch of "Avengers: Age of Ultron," Robert Downey Jr. will bring one person to Los Angeles for an incredible adventure that includes a seat at the premiere.

By 4 March 2015

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Stormtrooper armour protects charity hiker from deadly snake bite

A man hiking around Australia in full Imperial Sandtrooper armour has survived an encounter with one of the world's deadliest snakes, and he has his Star Wars costume to thank.

By 16 January 2015

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Express yourself with wood emojis for charity

Those wood emojis handcrafted by Nick Offerman made for a parody video on "Conan" are now available for sale in real life with proceeds going to charity.

By 11 December 2014

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Stormtrooper hikes across Australia and faces a croc for charity

Cane toads, soaring temperatures and a giant crocodile -- one Star Wars fan is braving it all on a 15,000-kilometre hike around Australia in full Imperial Sandtrooper armour, all to give his local children's hospital a new hope.

By 12 November 2014

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'Star Trek Beyond' cast delivers touching tribute to Leonard Nimoy

On the final week of a charity campaign that will also put one "Star Trek" fan in the next movie, the cast and crew put together a tribute to Nimoy featuring one of his favorite causes.

By 26 August 2015

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Tech execs get drenched in ice water for charity (pictures)

Some of tech's biggest names joined in on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which was started a few weeks ago by Massachusetts resident and ALS patient Pete Frates.

5 Images By 15 August 2014

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Save calories and help charities with Foodtweeks app

Talk about a win-win: You learn how to eat healthier, and local food banks get much-needed donations.

By 13 August 2014