Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements 15 – what’s new and different

The latest versions of Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements are now available as a bundle through the tt-exchange donation programme.

The previous version, Photoshop Elements 14 and Premiere Elements 14 are now available as part of the TechSoup Boost subscription free from admin fee.

To work out which package makes most sense for you, here’s a brief overview of the main features included in the Photoshop Elements 15 & Premiere Elements 15 that aren’t in the previous incarnation:

Link Age: how a move to a cloud based office system helped save time and money

Link Age are a charity based in the London borough of Southwark that aim to improve the quality of life for older people by keeping them involved in the community.

This case study explores how a move to Office 365 helped them, by giving them more time and money to focus on what’s really important!

Case study: the server upgrade process at Arthur Rank Hospice Charity

The Arthur Rank Hospice Charity supports the running of Arthur Rank House, which operates in Cambridgeshire and the surrounding area.

They recently undertook the process of upgrading their servers to newer versions with the help of an independent IT support company.

This article gives the background to their setup, why they upgraded, the challenges faced and successes found. It also offers advice on hardware and infrastructure upgrades more generally.

tt-exchange donation entitlements reset soon

Sorry – we realise this is a boring article, but it might just be quite important for your charity!…

Some tt-exchange donor partners set maximum limits on the number of licences that charities can request each year, which begins on 1st July (i.e. very soon!).

This article has info on entitlement limits, the partners involved, and where you can see what you can get.

GoDaddy now donate domains and web services for UK charities

GoDaddy are now donating a bundle of online tools to UK charities, which includes domain registration, and 1-year subscriptions to their Website Builder and Search Engine Visibility services.

“GoDaddy is one of the foremost domain registrars in the world, and the fact that they provide such an easy-to-manage, scalable option makes it a great choice for most small-medium charities.”

Public libraries can access tt-exchange donations

We have good news!

We’re happy to announce that public libraries are now eligible to request a range of donated IT products.

That means they’ll be able to access a range of IT donations – from Microsoft Office software and servers to Symantec security products to Adobe Acrobat XI and loads more.