Tag: social software

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.

Iran Plans To Stop Using The Internet By 2013

Iran Plans To Stop Using The Internet By 2013

Iran is planning on on joining the list of nations abandoning the global internet for their own national intranet, and officials say that the transition may be completed by 2013.

Google’s Olympics Doodles: The Inside Story

Google’s Olympics Doodles: The Inside Story

All you wanted to do was a simple Google search, and 20 minutes later you’re still trying to beat your best time — and your friend’s top score — on today’s Google doodle game, which puts you in the shoes of an Olympic hurdler racing for gold.

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.

Where is Enterprise 2.0 going? Into the cloud!

Where is Enterprise 2.0 going? Into the cloud!

Five years ago, I published a long article explaining the basis of Enterprise 2.0. Back in 2007, Facebook and Twitter where only startups (literally!) and Web 2.0 was still a trending topic.

Microsoft’s Workplace Social Network Becomes Emotionally Aware

Microsoft’s Workplace Social Network Becomes Emotionally Aware

Mining workers’ messages for emotional trends could help managers monitor morale, but the technology struggles with humor.

3 Ways to Simplify the Intranet Manager’s Job

3 Ways to Simplify the Intranet Manager’s Job

The intranet manager’s life is anything but simple.

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.

7 Benefits of Mobile Expense Reporting

7 Benefits of Mobile Expense Reporting

In today’s business environment, the manual process of creating and processing expense reports is quickly becoming a thing of the past. According to CFO Research Services, about 63% of CFOs plan to implement digital expense reporting solutions.

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.

5 Super Cheap Web Analytics Tools Besides Google

5 Super Cheap Web Analytics Tools Besides Google

While the Adobes of the world continue to rack up customer wins, and even Google Premium soaks up a few dollars from enterprises that need a service-level agreement, there are several options that are neither costly nor Google. Here are a few of them.

7 Ways To Gauge Your Company’s Social Media Health

7 Ways To Gauge Your Company’s Social Media Health

Just because you think that the public perception of your brand’s social media is good, doesn’t mean it actually is. But how do you know? We all know that measuring helps track the progress and success of our efforts.