Mobiles in-a-Box - orissue http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org/taxonomy/term/105/0 en SMS hubs http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org/SMShubs <p> An SMS hub is a stand-alone system which allows you to send and receive large numbers of text messages via the mobile phone network, without needing to be connected to the internet or to any other computer network. </p> <p><a href="http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org/SMShubs">read more</a></p> coordinating fissues infoprovision mfundundraising monitoring msfundraising orissue orpart osec petition servertools tcomp Tool Tue, 09 Sep 2008 15:35:32 +0000 amir 81 at http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org Clickatell http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org/Clickatell <p> 'Clickatell is a commercial SMS service which allows you to send SMS messages via a web site or through desktop software. It offers SMS coverage to over 500 networks globally. </p> <p> <b>Who's it for;</b> Commercial SMS services are good for organisations who don't wish to invest in setting up an SMS hub such as <a href="/FrontlineSMS" title="FrontlineSMS">FrontlineSMS</a> but wish to send and receive bulk SMS messages. </p> <p><a href="http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org/Clickatell">read more</a></p> bulkSMSservices calert cevents cissue coordinatingsecurity cprotest cviral infoprovision monitoring oordinating orissue orpart osec petition Tool webbasedtools Tue, 09 Sep 2008 15:30:16 +0000 amir 79 at http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org FrontlineSMS http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org/FrontlineSMS <p> Send and receive large amounts of SMS messages from your computer. </p> <p> <img src="/sites/mobiles.tacticaltech.org/files/u4/Frontlinesmsintro.jpg" height="381" width="635" /> </p> <p> <b>Who's it for:</b> FrontlineSMS has been specifically designed for use by NGOs and doesn't require an internet connection. </p> <p><a href="http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org/FrontlineSMS">read more</a></p> calert cevents cissue cprotest cviral fissues fundraising htSMS infoprovision lookattools mfund monitoring orissue orpart osec petition smsfund surveys tcomp Tool Tue, 09 Sep 2008 15:04:01 +0000 amir 71 at http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org Issues & problems http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org/outreachandparticipationissues <p> If you are considering using SMS (text messages) to conduct a survey it can be difficult to secure the trust of respondents. There is a balance to be struck between, on the one hand, ensuring that the data you are collecting is legitimate and therefore your results are valid and on the other hand protecting the anonymity of those who have responded to your survey. </p> <p><a href="http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org/outreachandparticipationissues">read more</a></p> orissue Tue, 09 Sep 2008 13:35:35 +0000 amir 42 at http://mobiles.tacticaltech.org