Tag: collaborative tool

Use Social Apps, But Be Careful

Use Social Apps, But Be Careful

Skout has shut down access to minors following a string of alleged sexual assaults related to using the flirting app. Social apps can be useful, but you have to use discretion.

Intranet Wiki Making: Lessons from Wikipedia

Intranet Wiki Making: Lessons from Wikipedia

Wikipedia is the sixth top website in the world, according to Alexa. An online encyclopedia, Wikipedia’s entries are open for anyone to add, edit or delete.

Business Email Etiquette

Business Email Etiquette

Although we may have a host of communication and collaboration tools in the enterprise, such as those provided by a social intranet, email will always be the business communication tool of choice — for certain purposes.

Now There Are More Internet Addresses Than Stars in the Universe

Now There Are More Internet Addresses Than Stars in the Universe

Long story short: After this week’s switchover to a new protocol called IPv6, there are a whole lot of IP addresses on the Internet.

How a social intranet helps your organization

How a social intranet helps your organization

A social intranet is one of the only tools that allows you to create an open communication channel for your organization.

How to Check If Your LinkedIn Password Was Stolen

How to Check If Your LinkedIn Password Was Stolen

Worried that your LinkedIn password may be a part of the nearly 6.5 million compromised on Wednesday? Password management firm LastPass has released a secure tool to see if your password was among the stolen.

Spanish players banned from Twitter and Facebook during Euro 2012

Spanish players banned from Twitter and Facebook during Euro 2012

Reigning European and World champions Spain have banned their players from using social networks during Euro 2012.

As Traditional Web Site Adoption Slows, Facebook and Other Social Networks Become Key Platforms

As Traditional Web Site Adoption Slows, Facebook and Other Social Networks Become Key Platforms

Since the 1990s, Web sites have provided a relatively inexpensive way for businesses to efficiently reach local and international prospects. Still, this basic form of online promotion continues to be perceived by many as difficult and costly to set up and maintain, and less than half of home-based businesses currently have a Web site.

Tools To Manage Hundreds Of Social Media Accounts

Tools To Manage Hundreds Of Social Media Accounts

Sprinklr and Spredfast tools aim to serve big corporations that need multi-brand social media management.

The Upside of Peer Pressure: Social Networks Help Kids Exercise More

The Upside of Peer Pressure: Social Networks Help Kids Exercise More

A new study found that the single biggest influence on kids’ physical activity levels was the exercise habits of their six closest friends.

The Future of Social Networks

The Future of Social Networks

Lots of changes going on in social networks — the Facebook IPO on Friday (and subsequent 11% drop in share price on Monday), Lawsuits filed against Google (Antitrust) and Facebook (Privacy).

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?