March 06, 2015

Technology News-in-Brief

Association News

Abila acquired Peach New Media, a provider of online continuing education and online learning solutions, and its Freestone learning platform. Abila is a provider of association and donor management software, including the netFORUM AMS. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers completed a 60-day crowdfunding campaign for its "Moving Images" documentary, with a total of $66,382 raised on Indiegogo and additional funds donated directly to the Society. SMPTE's "Moving Images" is currently ranked as the seventh most-funded verified nonprofit film project on Indiegogo. Though many donations have come from SMPTE members, a surprising number were from nonmembers.

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