Tag: collaboration web 2.0

10 Exhilarating Apps for Sports Fanatics

10 Exhilarating Apps for Sports Fanatics

Maybe you’re a sports nut, though — and that includes being a hardcore fan. If so, we’ve got apps that provide live streamed pro baseball and football games.

Emergency Preparedness on your Social Intranet

Emergency Preparedness on your Social Intranet

Here are three ways to use your social intranet in the event of a workplace emergency.

Study: Homeless people find equality, acceptance on social networking sites

Study: Homeless people find equality, acceptance on social networking sites

Many have argued the Marxist theories of a classless society died with the collapse of the Soviet Union and a faltering Cuba, but a University of Dayton study has found a place where such approaches may have a shot of survival—Facebook, and other social networking sites.

How Nonprofits are Succeeding with Social Media

How Nonprofits are Succeeding with Social Media

As social media networks began to shed their limited niche appeal and were embraced by the general public, many businesses began to take note and quickly followed suit, using the sites as an effective networking and marketing tool. But for-profit corporations and businesses aren’t the only ones who realized the marketing potential of social media.

Social networks platform for autism, breast cancer raises $1.7M in seed funding

Social networks platform for autism, breast cancer raises $1.7M in seed funding

A social networking platform developed for people with chronic illnesses such as autism and breast cancer has raised more than $1.7 million in seed funding.

Police embrace emerging social media tool

Police embrace emerging social media tool

Minutes after a shooting near the Oakland Airport this year, the gunman was on the loose. And police Sgt. Chris Bolton quickly fired off a flurry of text alerts to thousands of nearby residents through a social media tool for law enforcement agencies.

What Are The Top Social Networks For Business Owners? [INFOGRAPHIC]

What Are The Top Social Networks For Business Owners? [INFOGRAPHIC]

When you’re new to social media, certainly as a business owner, it can quickly become overwhelming.

Corp social networks driving sales through better information

Corp social networks driving sales through better information

Companies are increasingly exploiting corporate social networks with the ultimate payoff being increased sales from the provision of faster and better information for customers.

Ten More Signs You’re Losing the #Intranet Plot

Ten More Signs You’re Losing the #Intranet Plot

Intranet horrors that some intranet managers call features and we call signs you’ve lost the plot. Use this watershed to confess all.

3 Niche Social Networks That Will Never Be Replaced By Facebook Or Twitter

3 Niche Social Networks That Will Never Be Replaced By Facebook Or Twitter

It’s hard to surpass the domination that Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube have over the social media space.

5 Ways to Get Email Overload Under Control

5 Ways to Get Email Overload Under Control

If you’re like most people with a connection to the internet and a job that requires you interact via email, then you probably know what email hell feels like.

Build a private social network that employees will actually use

Build a private social network that employees will actually use

NASA could land humans on the moon and put exploratory rovers on Mars, but in the last three years, the agency just couldn’t find a way to build an internal social network that would encourage its employees to collaborate.