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Gates backs cell phone banking for Haiti

In the wake of the earthquake, Bill Gates' charitable foundation backs a $10 million initiative to use mobile banking to speed the aid and recovery effort.

By Jun. 8, 2010

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Chrysler auctions of a 300C for Haiti earthquake relief

Web video of Chrysler Brand President and CEO Olivier Francois and his announcement of a 300C to be auctioned for American Red Cross Haiti earthquake relief.

By Feb. 1, 2010

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What a Microsoft rescue worker saw in Haiti

Gisli Olafsson tells CNET about being part of a team of international rescuers that pulled three people alive from beneath the rubble of a collapsed market.

By Jan. 26, 2010

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Microsoft employee joins Haiti rescue effort (photos)

Gisli Olafsson was part of a team of international rescuers that pulled three people alive from beneath the rubble of a collapsed market.

10 Images Jan. 26, 2010

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Plug-and-play hospitals inflate in Haiti

Doctors Without Borders has set up what they call "plug and play" hospitals--self-sustained, inflatable medical facilities--in Haiti.

By Jan. 21, 2010

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Haiti quake: How to help

A list of charities including how to text the Red Cross and other charitable organizations.

By Jan. 21, 2010

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Using Twitter to help Haiti

Recently a vacation site, Haiti.com has been transformed, now allowing anyone to filter through Twitter reports from Haiti and send the information on to relief workers.

By Jan. 20, 2010

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Off-grid solar to be used in Haiti relief efforts

Off-grid solar products for lighting, water purification, cell phones, and cooking are being donated and shipped as part of relief efforts in Haiti.

By Jan. 20, 2010

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iPhone app helped U.S. man survive Haiti quake

Trapped for 65 hours in the lobby of his Port-au-Prince hotel, Dan Woolley used information gleaned from an iPhone first-aid app to make a tourniquet for his fractured leg and stanch the bleeding from his head wound.

By Jan. 20, 2010

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Twitter grows up in aftermath of Haiti earthquake

According to the Nielsen Company, Twitter has taken the lead as a distribution hub for information about the disaster.

By Jan. 19, 2010