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DailyDirt: Stylii Are Getting Better

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Microsoft's new tablet computer was announced with a bit of fanfare -- and curiously, a stylus. When Apple introduced its touchscreens (not counting the Newton), Steve Jobs dismissively tossed away the idea of using a stylus and said the finger is the best pointing device around. Well, stylus technology is...
DailyDirt: Stylii Are Getting Better

Cisco's New Strategy For Growth Looks A Lot Like IBM (CSCO)

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Cisco's CEO John Chambers reaffirmed his vows to grow the company's revenues at a 5 to 7 percent annual clip, but in a surprising new way. He wants to lean on Cisco's software and services businesses for that growth. These are not two areas that Cisco is known for. Cisco's...
Cisco's New Strategy For Growth Looks A Lot Like IBM (CSCO)

Teambox delivers a fresh (and sweet) cloud collaboration platform, lands $1.5m and an experienced CEO

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Teambox, a collaboration and business communications software company that was started in Spain, is today launching the latest version (#4) of its namesake platform. In addition, the startup says it has raised $1.5 million in seed funding from a number of angel investors and hired a CEO to be better...
Teambox delivers a fresh (and sweet) cloud collaboration platform, lands $1.5m and an experienced CEO

Workshare strengthens its enterprise software offering with acquisition of UK-based IdeaPlane

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Workshare, a document collaboration software firm headquartered in San Francisco with offices in London has acquired IdeaPlane, an enterprise social network built specifically for the finance and other highly regulated industries. IdeaPlane was founded by James Fabricant, a former MySpace International executive, and the platform was built in partnership with...
Workshare strengthens its enterprise software offering with acquisition of UK-based IdeaPlane

Avaya lays out roadmap for unified software management

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As Avaya continues its transition from a hardware company into a communications and collaboration software provider, it is going through some growing pains, including a shakeup of executives and uncertainty around a potential initial public offering that's been rumored for months....
Avaya lays out roadmap for unified software management

Project management software smackdown

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Like the global economy, the world of project management and collaboration software seems to be divided into two significant groups: the "haves" and the "have-nots"....
Project management software smackdown

Cisco's Android Tablet For Businesses Bombed And Now It's Dead (CSCO)

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Cisco has killed its year-old Cius tablet, the company said in a blog post. This isn't exactly shocking. The tablet was a strange, overpriced beast for Cisco. While Cisco's general idea with this tablet wasn't bad, the way Cisco went about it was odd. Cius was supposed to represent a...
Cisco's Android Tablet For Businesses Bombed And Now It's Dead (CSCO)
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Podio brings its collaboration software goodness to the iPad

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Podio, the Danish online collaboration tools maker that was recently acquired by Citrix for about $53 million, is today debuting an iPad app. Podio says it didn’t simply want to ‘downscale its website’ or ‘upscale its iPhone app’ and set out to build a tablet app from scratch and focus...
Podio brings its collaboration software goodness to the iPad

Telerik acquires Danish cross-platform app analytics software maker EQATEC

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Telerik, a US-based provider of tools for project management, collaboration, software development and testing, has acquired Copenhagen, Denmark-based EQATEC. The acquisition, announced earlier today by EQATEC, is meant to enable Telerik to boost its application development lifecycle solution stack with a software analytics suite. Financial terms of the deal were...
Telerik acquires Danish cross-platform app analytics software maker EQATEC

Central Desktop revamps its collaboration tools

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Central Desktop today unveiled version 2.0 of its set of online tools, including project management, document collaboration, and web meetings. There are a lot of options out there for companies looking for online collaboration software, acknowledged chief executive Isaac Garcia. But while competing startups might claim to be comprehensive, most...
Central Desktop revamps its collaboration tools

Salesforce CEO Benioff Invites Laid Off Yammer Employees To Work For Him

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Acquisitions are sometimes messy, especially, and when Microsoft is the buyer. Last year’s $1.2 billion acquisition by the software giant of the social enterprise and collaboration software company Yammer is turning out to be no exception. There have been layoffs and changes in the reporting structure of Yammer’s marketing department,...
Salesforce CEO Benioff Invites Laid Off Yammer Employees To Work For Him

How Birst thinks it can make data warehouses useful again

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Analytics startup Birst wants to plant a cloud seed in your data warehouse to make it accessible to the business users who actually need it. No, it’s not trying to move any data to the cloud, but rather is implementing tried-and-true cloud product architecture to rethink how users interact with...
How Birst thinks it can make data warehouses useful again

Cisco: we should've killed off Cius nine months ago

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Cisco knew late last year that its enterprise-oriented Cius tablet stood no chance against Apple's iPad, long before the company discontinued support for the tablet. Speaking with reporters from Network World, among others, Cisco CEO John Chambers said that the company should have killed off the Cius nine months ago....
Cisco: we should've killed off Cius nine months ago

Open-Xchange to launch open-source, browser-based office suite

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Collaboration software vendor Open-Xchange plans to launch an open-source, browser-based productivity suite called OX Documents....
Open-Xchange to launch open-source, browser-based office suite

Video conferencing firm Vidyo has raised almost $100m to date, Juniper joins as strategic backer

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Network solutions company Juniper Networks is the latest to join the relatively long list of investors supporting HD video conferencing and collaboration software company Vidyo. Through its Junos Innovation Fund, the company has participated in Vidyo’s recently announced $22.5 million Series D round of funding. Terms of the financing round...
Video conferencing firm Vidyo has raised almost $100m to date, Juniper joins as strategic backer
Huddle goes all Dropbox on users with new Sync service

27-Year-Old Box CEO Plans To Hire 300 More People, IPO In 2014

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Box Inc., the Web-storage provider with more than 140,000 business customers, is planning to hold its initial public offering in 2014, Chief Executive Officer Aaron Levie said yesterday in an interview. "The kind of business that we're in is certainly well- suited to be public," Levie said at Bloomberg's San...
27-Year-Old Box CEO Plans To Hire 300 More People, IPO In 2014

Jive Develops Enterprise Social App for Intranets

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Jive Software has developed a version of its enterprise social collaboration software designed for intranets, the latest product it creates for specific......
Jive Develops Enterprise Social App for Intranets

Social collaboration software company BCSocial raises $1.1m from Notion Capital

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Fast-growing companies like Huddle and Teambox are slowly but surely chipping away at Microsoft SharePoint’s market share. After all, organizations are increasingly finding cloud-based collaboration software products more suited to their needs than Microsoft’s offering, but they also typically come at a lower price and with greater flexibility. Enter BCSocial,...
Social collaboration software company BCSocial raises $1.1m from Notion Capital

Don't Spout Off About Social In The Business World - Just Get The Work Done

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Don’t spout off about social in the business world. Just use it to get the work done, because that’s what matters most. I have been reminded of that often during the year. Earlier this month, I wrote about Moxie Software and how it uses the Facebook social graph and a company’s...
Don't Spout Off About Social In The Business World - Just Get The Work Done

Collaboration software maker Atlassian buys chat service HipChat to enhance its products

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Atlassian, a company that builds collaboration software, this morning announced that it has acquired HipChat, a hosted private chat service for companies and teams that can be compared to Campfire and tools like Yammer and Salesforce’s Chatter. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Both companies are based in San...
Collaboration software maker Atlassian buys chat service HipChat to enhance its products

Google smoothes the road to Google Apps with Microsoft Exchange migration

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Over the past year or so, Google has been improving Google Apps to make it easier for businesses to switch from their current technology to the company’s package of online office software. Today it’s announcing another feature in this vein — the ability to easily migrate email, contact, and calendar...
Google smoothes the road to Google Apps with Microsoft Exchange migration

Microsoft Talks About Its Plans for Yammer -- Socialize Everything

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When it acquired Yammer over the summer for $1.2 billion, Microsoft essentially admitted that it had lost any edge it might have once had in the social enterprise and collaboration software space. SharePoint has long been the hated, entrenched collaboration platform that, along with Microsoft’s Exchange and Office, so many...
Microsoft Talks About Its Plans for Yammer -- Socialize Everything

To-do software goes from ugly duckling to white swan

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Long considered old-school tools with no place in shiny corporate social collaboration suites, to-do software is making a comeback with a new air of cool about it and renewed appreciation from enterprise IT.The reason? It's now clear that enterprise social networking (ESN) software helps people collaborate on projects, but...
To-do software goes from ugly duckling to white swan

Citrix adds IM to Podio collaboration software

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Citrix added instant messaging to its Podio enterprise collaboration product so that corporate workers can engage in one-to-one and group text chats while they work on tasks and projects....
Citrix adds IM to Podio collaboration software

YouDazzle combines social collaboration, cloud storage

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There are plenty of collaboration software tools on the market, and a growing number of cloud storage options for businesses as well. YouDazzle, a Silicon Valley startup, says it has created a tool that combines the best of both worlds....
YouDazzle combines social collaboration, cloud storage

Where social networking is headed next

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Companies are generally slow to adopt new online tools consumers love. That has been true of social networks like Facebook and LinkedIn. Until now. By Kevin Kelleher, contributor FORTUNE -- What do you get when you cross a buzzword like "social networking" with an eye-glazing term like "enterprise software"? A...
Where social networking is headed next
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