Tag: social computing

Updating your company’s intranet

Updating your company’s intranet

Traditional company intranets are changing to stay relevant in our hyper-connected age.

Synchronizing Social Traffic Signals

Synchronizing Social Traffic Signals

“It’s very important that businesses make it ridiculously easy for visitors to their website, blog or social channels to connect with [their] business across all online outlets, and also to share content with their networks,” said Melissa Ruggles, social media manager with Splash Media.

Enterprise 2.0 gets a fillip: Microsoft-Yammer, Oracle-Vitrue, Salesforce-Buddy Media

Enterprise 2.0 gets a fillip: Microsoft-Yammer, Oracle-Vitrue, Salesforce-Buddy Media

So Microsoft has spent USD 1.2 billion to buy Yammer.

Red Hat releases Storage Server 2.0

Red Hat releases Storage Server 2.0

Red Hat has announced the global availability of Red Hat Storage Server 2.0, the company’s scale-out, open source storage software solution for the management of unstructured data, RTT News reports.

Leveraging the Power of Social Networking, Game Mechanics and Personalization for Autism Support

Leveraging the Power of Social Networking, Game Mechanics and Personalization for Autism Support

We live in a world where people spend more than 700 billion minutes per month on Facebook, perform more than 800 million daily searches on Twitter, and upload 60 hours-worth of video to YouTube per minute.

Inception of an intranet

Inception of an intranet

Starting out on developing – or in many cases re-developing – an intranet can be a daunting experience. With that in mind, sharing some of our lessons learned about starting off on the right foot seems like a good idea.

Smartphones have increased use of social media and computer games

Smartphones have increased use of social media and computer games

Over 60 per cent of Swedish young people today have a smartphone, and in addition to telephoning and messaging, they use them to communicate via social media and e-mail, and to play games.

Study: Teens see social media as a positive

Study: Teens see social media as a positive

Still, they’d rather talk face-to-face, suffer ‘Facebook fatigue’

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.

Creative B2B Social Media Marketing Ideas

Creative B2B Social Media Marketing Ideas

A recent study from Penton Marketing cited that now 60% of B2B marketers have either implemented a social media strategy or plan to do so this year.

Microsoft buying Yammer to beef up enterprise social networking efforts

Microsoft buying Yammer to beef up enterprise social networking efforts

So, what exactly is a Yammer? Well, it’s a simple social network designed not to connect you with family or college roommates, but with with your coworkers.

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.