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Kindle and Nook drop prices (but not far enough)

Amazon and Barnes and Noble both announced price cuts this week (not coincidentally, I imagine). Amazon cut the Kindle to $189, not long after B&N announced it was cutting the Nook to $199. Not

A quick look at WordPress 3.0

By now you are probably aware, WordPress 3.0, aka Thelonius (after the great jazz musician Thelonius Monk) has been officially released. I use WordPress on my socmedia101.com blog, so I bravely

A quick review of Google Docs changes

Google Docs (NASDAQ: GOOG) made some changes to its word processor this week. Some of the tweaks are good and some not so good. Let's start out with the positive stuff first. They have changed to a

Recommind survey finds growing IT-legal gap

Recommind recently released results of a survey of IT and legal pros and found that the gap between the two departments is growing instead of shrinking. Recommind VP of Marketing, Craig Carpenter was

Generis releases iGoogle CMIS gadget

In what is probably going to be the first of many CMIS applications using common tools, Generis has announced a new Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) Gadget that can search across repositories from within

The conspicuous absence of ECM at Enterprise 2.0

As regular readers are no doubt aware, I spent a good part of last week catching up on all things Enterprise 2.0 at the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston. For a subject that deals with a

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Analytics could help fuel Enterprise 2.0 adoption

One of the themes I heard this week at the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston was that it's important to find ways to measure success with Enterprise 2.0 systems. As companies begin to make

SharePoint's Finn relaxed and confident

Last year when I met with Christian Finn, director of SharePoint at Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT), he was a bit combative (as I wrote in "SharePoint director remains bloodied by unbowed"). This year, in

Box.net releases desktop file synching

Box.net filled in a big hole in its product last week when it announced an automatic desktop file syncing tool. This enables users to sync the files they choose from the desktop to the cloud

Best of Enterprise 2.0 Conference

Each year when I go to the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston, as I have for the last several years. I look for some products or services that seem to stick out above the rest. This year it proved

Redefining Enterprise 2.0

Regular readers may recall my past rants against mixing up Enterprise 2.0 and Web 2.0. (See "Time for Enterprise 2.0 to Grow Up") Happily I didn't see this kind of blurring at this year's show as

The attack of the huge Enterprise 2.0 vendors

A funny thing happened at the Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston between last year and this year. All of a sudden larger vendors have discovered this space in a big way and it's changed the

Oracle releases ECM 11g

Oracle (NASDAQ:ORCL) announced this week it was releasing its latest version of its ECM platform, which combines Oracle Universal Content Management 11g and Oracle Universal Records Management 11g

Exalead scooped up by Dessault Systemes

Enterprise search vendor, Exalead announced this week that they had been sold to Dessault Systemes, a 3D and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) company. On the surface this sounds like it could be a

Enterprise 2.0 Boston Datebook

Enterprise 2.0, Boston starts on Monday, June 14th. The conference has been growing every year and there's always so much to see, so here are some highlights. Monday, June 14th The show kicks off on

A quick look at Microsoft Word Online

Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) released its online version of Office this week, and I decided to test it out by writing my post about it using the Word online tool. You start by signing up for a Windows

Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware 5 released with major upgrades

Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware announced a major upgrade this week. The release includes several thousand code changes contributed by 40 Tiki community members. Major changes include a shopping cart,

From content to cases

Guest post by Lee Dallas Since the various announcements and keynotes at EMC World in May, there has been considerable discussion over whether or not EMC is truly moving away from content management

Time for Enterprise 2.0 to grow up

I'll be attending my third Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston next week. It's a great conference and I always learn a lot, but I hope the conference is moving forward this year. MIT professor