Archive: June 22nd, 2011

National Survey Shows District Use of Web 2.0 Technologies on the Rise

National Survey Shows District Use of Web 2.0 Technologies on the Rise

Research sponsored by Lightspeed Systems, netTrekker and Atomic Learning indicates districts must overcome safety concerns, knowledge gap and limited support systems for effective use of Web 2.0

FTC says it’s okay to use social networks to conduct background checks

FTC says it’s okay to use social networks to conduct background checks

It’s no secret that some employers do more than just look at resumes and conduct interviews when deciding when to hire someone. With social networks such as Facebook and Twitter, it’s fairly simple to discover someone’s actual personality. It’s always a good idea to assume what you post on the internet could be used against you.

How to Move Your Business to Cloud Computing

How to Move Your Business to Cloud Computing

The internet has changed the way people do nearly everything–from consuming media to performing research to maintaining relationships to communicating.

FriendFeed Lives On (In Spirit): Tornado 2.0 Released

FriendFeed Lives On (In Spirit): Tornado 2.0 Released

When Facebook acquired FriendFeed in September 2009, my heart sank a bit. I was happy for those guys, but I knew FriendFeed would never be the same despite the talk of FriendFeed staying alive. Now, nearly two years later, it’s clear that my fears were not unfounded. But not all has been lost.

CIMA urges accountants to embrace web 2.0 solutions

CIMA urges accountants to embrace web 2.0 solutions

Accountants have been urged to adopt enterprise web 2.0 collaborative technologies, in order to enhance their professional offering.

12 Social Media Tools Recommended by the Pros

12 Social Media Tools Recommended by the Pros

Are you struggling to make social media work for your business? Sometimes a few well-chosen tools are all you need to get your social media marketing working for you.