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Can social networks predict the winner of 2012 Eurovision song contest?

Can social networks predict the winner of 2012 Eurovision song contest?

Can we predict the winner of 2012 Eurovision song contest by taking into account the rating of contest participants on social networking sites?

Collaborative Innovation Not Optional In Today’s Economy

Collaborative Innovation Not Optional In Today’s Economy

Given the global economic changes that began in 2008, we’ve been forced into a new way of working. Is your company burying its head in the sand, or taking the best that people have to give?

DataStax Enterprise 2.0 Now Available With HP Cloud Services

DataStax Enterprise 2.0 Now Available With HP Cloud Services

Combination of Apache Cassandra(TM), Apache Hadoop(TM), and Apache Solr(TM) Creates Big Data Platform for Real-Time, Analytics, and Search Data Management

Governments may hit social networks with cyber attacks

Governments may hit social networks with cyber attacks

Social networking operators like Facebook and Twitter need to consider themselves much more vulnerable to attacks – not because they are more vulnerable or more attractive to criminals than previously, but because states are now actors in security threats.

The forgotten social networks

The forgotten social networks

You might remember MySpace and Friendster. You may have had accounts on those sites. But when was the last time you visited them? Does anyone use those social networks anymore?

How The Enterprise 2.0 Managerial Model Was Born

How The Enterprise 2.0 Managerial Model Was Born

In this first of a three-part series, we explore the evolution of Management For Opportunity. How did “manager” become a dirty word?

Enterprise 2.0 success: News Corp

Enterprise 2.0 success: News Corp

Even though the media industry is being profoundly impacted by the rise of new forms of digital and social media, that doesn’t mean they can’t use these technologies effectively. As we continue our series on large-scale social business success stories, we examine what News Corp. has accomplished with its internal social network, OurNews.

User Activity on Social Networks [Infographic]

User Activity on Social Networks [Infographic]

Pinterest may have 1% of Facebook’s users, but it is as sticky as the reigning social network, Facebook, with users spending an average of 405 minutes per month.

Why ‘going global’ makes no sense for China’s social networks – for now

Why ‘going global’ makes no sense for China’s social networks – for now

Despite their innovations, it remains to be seen whether the ‘clone’ sites can hold their weight against western equivalents

Scrambls Introduces Secure Personal Sharing Across Social Networks & Websites

Scrambls Introduces Secure Personal Sharing Across Social Networks & Websites

Scrambls launched as a free service empowering users to control and protect the messages they post to the web.

Jive Debuts New App Integrations, Universal Web Access For Social Network For Businesses

Jive Debuts New App Integrations, Universal Web Access For Social Network For Businesses

Social enterprise company Jive is debuting a number of new features for its social network for businesses today.

How big brands can finally fix their massive social media problems

How big brands can finally fix their massive social media problems

It probably shouldn’t come as a surprise that big brands like The Gap or CSV struggle with social media. They have so many priorities, don’t talk to the right experts and often neglect investing in the right resources when it comes to social media…so they even end up making some rookie mistakes.