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Enterprise 2.0 a bright spot for software in 2012

Enterprise 2.0 a bright spot for software in 2012

As some expected, the move to incorporate social media into the way enterprises get work their done has been a difficult one, yet traction increasingly appears to be at hand. Along the way, new software products continue to emerge in the Enterprise 2.0 space, continuing the variety and innovation needed to keep lift going as the industry matures into a major component of the software business.

New social networking site is designed specifically for children

New social networking site is designed specifically for children

News about Facebook exploring the possibilities of launching a kid-friendly version of the social networking site has some parents thinking about whether or not they want their own kids logging on to be social.

Social Networks and Personal Data Can Be a Costly Mix [Infographic]

Social Networks and Personal Data Can Be a Costly Mix [Infographic]

Social media has exploded, and millions of us are posting our most private information for the world to see. While there are many good reasons to use social media, realize you may be giving away details that could be used to hack your accounts or break into your house.

FBI Counterintelligence Releases Social Networking Risks Report

FBI Counterintelligence Releases Social Networking Risks Report

New FBI report details high risk methods of social networking deception used by so called hackers to gain personal information for the purpose of defrauding the unsuspecting user.

Turn Your Email into the Best Social Network You’ll Ever Use

Turn Your Email into the Best Social Network You’ll Ever Use

Before you joined your first “social network,” you were already using a tried-and-true social network that all your friends had joined, that never tweaked your privacy settings without asking, and that worked incredibly well.

8% of Online Adults Use Twitter Every Day [STUDY]

8% of Online Adults Use Twitter Every Day [STUDY]

Most Americans don’t use Twitter. But about half who do use it every day.

From UseNet to Google+: A brief history of social networking

From UseNet to Google+: A brief history of social networking

While Facebook shares seem as volatile as anything, one is left questioning how valuable social networking really is. As the poet and philosopher George Santayana once said, “those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”

6 Educational Android Apps for Adults

6 Educational Android Apps for Adults

There are hundreds of Android apps to help kids learn shapes, numbers, letters, and colors. But what about adults that want to continue their education?

Social Business in 30 Days?

Social Business in 30 Days?

With Try Jive, Jive Software is flirting with the freemium model used by competitors like Yammer. But is 30 days long enough to see results?

A New Kind Of Social Network – One That Connects Travelers With Homeowners And Their Rental Properties

A New Kind Of Social Network – One That Connects Travelers With Homeowners And Their Rental Properties

Hometel Travel has created a different kind of social network, one that lets its users connect with homeowners and property managers through any personal or professional network they wish.

How to maximize your social media impact: Timing is everything

How to maximize your social media impact: Timing is everything

Thanks to Bitly, the popular link-shortening service, we can add another tool to our arsenal of tricks to get noticed on social media.

Rethinking Social Networking

Rethinking Social Networking

Four years ago, Facebook had 100 million users. Today, it has close to a billion. It’s tough to remember a time when every article on the internet wasn’t covered with share buttons, or when you couldn’t “like” something by clicking a little thumbs-up icon.