Archive: July 1st, 2011

PayPal Shutters Money Market Fund For Merchants

PayPal Shutters Money Market Fund For Merchants

PayPal is shutting down its Money Market Fund, notifying participants that the fund will be closing as of July 29 of this year.

LinkedIn Is Sending Us Far More Referral Traffic Than Twitter.com Now

LinkedIn Is Sending Us Far More Referral Traffic Than Twitter.com Now

If I asked you which of the major social sites you thought sent us the most traffic, you might think it was Twitter. After all, the TechCrunch Twitter account has over 1.7 million followers. When you compare this to the (just under) 250,000 fans our Facebook TechCrunch page has, it should be no contest, right? Wrong.

New Study Shows Execs On Board for Social, Knowledge Workers Not So Much

New Study Shows Execs On Board for Social, Knowledge Workers Not So Much

There’s a new survey out today from Jive Software that examines the state of the social business market. The biggest takeaway from the results? Executives understand the importance of social in business today, but the average knowledge worker still hasn’t completely bought in.

Build Your Enterprise Collaboration Social Graph with Harmon.ie for Sharepoint 3.0

Build Your Enterprise Collaboration Social Graph with Harmon.ie for Sharepoint 3.0

If you think that social graph and Sharepoint are opposites, think again. Thanks to harmon.ie, Sharepoint 3.0 just got more socially adept. Yes, version 2.2 was recently released, but 3.0 is designed to enhance the social elements of working, while 2.2 focused on basic elements of workflow.

Social Software Solution Drupal Commons Becomes Simply ‘Commons’

Social Software Solution Drupal Commons Becomes Simply ‘Commons’

Acquia released an update of its social software solution Drupal Commons back in May, but now it releases something more, the name Drupal. That’s right, Drupal Commons is now simply “Commons”.