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Microsoft says Office-Yammer integration will combat corporate wariness of social tools

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Social tools make it possible for workers to communicate and collaborate in all sorts of new ways, but is all that virtual gabbing making people more or less productive? A new study commissioned by Microsoft finds employers and workers divided on the topic. More than 30 percent of companies are reluctant...
Microsoft says Office-Yammer integration will combat corporate wariness of social tools
Microsoft isn't slowing Yammer down: Major update adds Hootsuite integration, IM, & more
Original Yammer investor George Zachary speaks out on the Microsoft deal

No, We're Not In A Social Media Bubble

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Last in a five-part series. In 1997, Scott Cherkin was the tenth employee and first salesperson hired by theglobe.com. Cherkin, now an executive vice president with Complex Media, remembers the company's initial public offering, a year-and-a-half after he joined the company. At the time, theglobe.com had $15 million in...
No, We're Not In A Social Media Bubble

Yammer debuts its new 80,000 square foot headquarters in San Francisco

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Microsoft-owned Yammer has just opened up its new headquarter office in the mid-Market district of San Francisco. Co-founders David Sacks and Adam Pisoni cut the ribbon to celebrate the new office space. With the move, the company joins other tech giants making the area home to their employees, including ZenDesk,...
Yammer debuts its new 80,000 square foot headquarters in San Francisco

Enterprise Startup Accelerator Gets Boost From Cisco

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“Enterprise software is sexy again,” Box CEO Aaron Levie declared here at TechCrunch two year ago. Since then Yammer got acquired by Microsoft for $1.2 billion, and companies like Jive Software, Palo Alto Networks and Splunk went public with strong IPOs. So yeah, enterprise tech startups are hot, if not...
Enterprise Startup Accelerator Gets Boost From Cisco
Box CEO says: 'Pinterest is better-designed than the software we run our businesses on'

Yammer Taps Microsoft Translator To Bring Cross-Language Translation To The Enterprise Social Network

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Microsoft-owned Yammer has been relatively quiet since its acquisition by Redmond, but the company piped up today to announce plans to add instant message translation capabilities, which will allow multilingual collaboration on the “Facebook for the office.” The Yammer team is tapping Microsoft Translator to power the translations, which is...
Yammer Taps Microsoft Translator To Bring Cross-Language Translation To The Enterprise Social Network

It's Been A Year Since Microsoft Bought Yammer And Ballmer's Grand Vision Has Yet To Materialize (MSFT)

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Microsoft insists that things are going well for Yammer since Microsoft bought it for $1.2 billion a year ago this week.  The user base has grown by 55% to 8 million and sales of paid networks are up by 200%, it says, though Microsoft won't reveal the actual sales figure....
It's Been A Year Since Microsoft Bought Yammer And Ballmer's Grand Vision Has Yet To Materialize (MSFT)

Yammer Gets HootSuite Integration, A New "Inbox" and Its Own Design Improvements Independent of Microsoft

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Yammer’s first new release under the Microsoft umbrella has nothing to do with Microsoft. It’s not about integrating with Sharepoint or Microsoft Dynamics. It’s about changes to the Yammer platform and a new integration with HootSuite as well as a number of other third-party apps. The integrations show how the activity...
Yammer Gets HootSuite Integration, A New "Inbox" and Its Own Design Improvements Independent of Microsoft

Yammer, Microsoft's 'Golden Egg,' Has Moved Into A Gorgeous New Headquarters (MSFT)

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On Monday, Yammer, the enterprise-collaboration startup Microsoft bought for $1.2 billion last year, moved from its longtime home in San Francisco's SoMa district to a new headquarters in 1355 Market, the building that's also home to Twitter and One Kings Lane. Business Insider was on hand for the ribbon-cutting. We...
Yammer, Microsoft's 'Golden Egg,' Has Moved Into A Gorgeous New Headquarters (MSFT)

With 5M corporate users, Yammer adds more third-party integration, Universal Search, & more

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Business-focused social network Yammer is making good on its promise to all aspects of work software more social. Today the startup announced a slew of new features, including a new Universal Search tool, Premium Yammer Groups, more advanced content sharing options, and lots of new integration with third-party enterprise...
With 5M corporate users, Yammer adds more third-party integration, Universal Search, & more
Yammer buys OneDrum for Microsoft Office social integration

Why The Rumored Microsoft Deal for Yammer Rings True

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Rumors have been in the water for awhile now that Microsoft was interested in buying out the social enterprise software company Yammer. A report in Bloomberg News, plus a Tweet about a conversation overheard at a Silicon Valley ice cream shop has raised them to a fever pitch. No one...
Why The Rumored Microsoft Deal for Yammer Rings True

Yammer Cofounder: Microsoft Doesn't Get Enough Credit For Being A Great Place To Work (MSFT)

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After a month of working for his new Microsoft overlords, Yammer CTO and cofounder Adam Pisoni wants critics to know that Microsoft is not wrecking the company, he told Business Insider. Today--right on schedule--Yammer released its first major upgrade since  Microsoft bought the enterprise startup for $1.2 billion on July 19. It...
Yammer Cofounder: Microsoft Doesn't Get Enough Credit For Being A Great Place To Work (MSFT)
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