Tag: web 2.0 apps

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.

Intranets and Business Continuity: Lessons from 1987

Intranets and Business Continuity: Lessons from 1987

This week marks 25 years since the Great Storm of 1987, widely (but erroneously) considered the only UK hurricane in living memory.

Windows Evolved: 20 Years of PC Progress

Windows Evolved: 20 Years of PC Progress

As Microsoft launches Windows 8 and we await consumer reaction to the radical redesign of the tiled Start screen, we thought it would be an interesting exercise to look back at the history of Windows’ user interface.

Go-to social networks also source of misinformation

Go-to social networks also source of misinformation

Event prompts creation of online apps designed to help victims

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.

Twitter Drives The Most Traffic, Facebook The Most Revenue, Says Study [INFOGRAPHIC]

Twitter Drives The Most Traffic, Facebook The Most Revenue, Says Study [INFOGRAPHIC]

Twitter drives the most traffic of all the major social networks, but it’s Facebook that generates the most revenue, reveals a new study by Eventbrite.

The 3 Golden Rules of Peer-to-Peer Social Sharing

The 3 Golden Rules of Peer-to-Peer Social Sharing

One of the best ways to engage your audience is by providing them with a compelling reason to share your message across social networks in a way that is natural and seamless.

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.

Enterprise Social Networks Gaining Maturity – and Hundreds of Millions in Value

Enterprise Social Networks Gaining Maturity – and Hundreds of Millions in Value

Enterprise social network adoption remains in the early stages, but with investments and interest that could skyrocket in the coming years, according to a new market report.