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Can Microsoft put their new enterprise jigsaw together?

Can Microsoft put their new enterprise jigsaw together?

The changing face of what businesses need is challenging to incumbent suppliers. Meanwhile, a new generation of innovation is flowering around simplicity.

INFOGRAPHIC: The Social Media Landscape

INFOGRAPHIC: The Social Media Landscape

A few major social media websites, like MySpace andFacebook, have changed the way that people use the Internet and conduct business.

Many Americans Sharing Who They Voted for on Social Networks

Many Americans Sharing Who They Voted for on Social Networks

By law, U.S. citizens have a right to privacy about who they vote for. In the era of social networking, many choose not to keep it a secret.

Social networking in the workplace is coming of age

Social networking in the workplace is coming of age

The standard view of social networks in the workplace is that they are time vacuums. Facebook and Twitter are the ultimate procrastination tools; great for staying in touch with friends but the enemy of work productivity.

Social Media, Mobile Marketing Use Rises Among Small Businesses

Social Media, Mobile Marketing Use Rises Among Small Businesses

Facebook and mobile websites are a growing focus of small businesses, though overall marketing spend remains flat year-over-year.

Confirmed: Social media requires significant time commitment

Confirmed: Social media requires significant time commitment

About two-thirds of the small-business owners recently surveyed by VerticalResponse spend at least six hours per week on social networking and related social marketing activities.

Analytics could save social networks as marketing tool

Analytics could save social networks as marketing tool

To tweet or not to tweet? If you do, analytics could help refine your social media marketing strategies

When Will We See the Final Version of HTML5?

When Will We See the Final Version of HTML5?

What will Web 3.0 look like? Tim Berners-Lee, the man credited with inventing the world wide web, insists it will be the Semantic Web – a personalized web of information resting upon a smart sea of standardized resources.

Tweets and Facebook updates are valuable to more than social networks

Tweets and Facebook updates are valuable to more than social networks

Facebook, Twitter and other popular online services remain free for millions of users because the social networks are able to spin status updates and tweets into advertising and related revenue.

Social networks will become ubiquitous, niche and funded by micropayments

Social networks will become ubiquitous, niche and funded by micropayments

In the future social networks will be everywhere, supported my mobile and micro payments and morphing into a system of fragmented niches, said a panel of speakers at Web Summit in Dublin.

Social Media and the Future of Business

Social Media and the Future of Business

Social media has changed the way we interact, the way we think, the way we learn about and perceive the world. It’s only natural that social media has also changed the way business is done.

More options crowd social networks

More options crowd social networks

The great white whale of social networks just topped 1 billion members, yet Facebook is getting even more competition.