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Box goes all Hollywood as Kutcher, Oseary invest in startup

Box is going Hollywood, as two high profile entertainment industry figures invest in the company and it announces a push to sign up entertainment industry companies.

Netflix might have mastered content for an audience of one

Everyone should have the goal of publishing for an audience of one, but Netflix might have achieved that goal.

Office Graph: Bringing sexy to backend

LAS VEGAS--One of the biggest stories to come out of SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas hails not from social or mobile, but a notoriously unsexy place: architecture. On March 3, Microsoft unveiled the data-gathering chassis upon which Exchange, SharePoint and Yammer will further integrate and innovate moving forward, called Office Graph.

Goodbye SharePoint social, hello Yammer

LAS VEGAS--It's been over a year and half since Microsoft bought enterprise social company Yammer for $1.2 billion and at this week's SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas the investment appears to be paying off. 

Microsoft introduces 'cloud on ramps' for SharePoint users

LAS VEGAS--The social, visually-rich features that are being teased at the SharePoint Conference 2014 in Las Vegas have IT professionals salivating--that is, IT pros whose enterprises have followed Office into the cloud. On-premise customers, however, were presented a less appealing entree.

Forrester report finds CMIS adoption slow but steady as standard matures

Forrester research found the CMIS standard has shown slow but steady progress.

OpenText brings governance to SharePoint, SAP

You don't expect to hear OpenText, SAP and SharePoint in the same product name, but that's what we have.

Spotlight: Joomla reaches impressive download milestone

Joomla is the second most popular web platform on the planet.

The mobile, customer experience connection

BARCELONA--As I met with various vendors last week at Mobile World Congress,  I saw a connection between mobile and customer experience management that I hadn't considered before.

WatchDox releases free mobile file editor

WatchDox has long tried to set it self apart from other online storage players, and is doing so again with a new, free mobile editor offering. 

Spotlight: Sprinklr acquires Dachis Group

Sprinklr announced it had purchased the Dachis Group last week.

HP looking to settle some shareholder lawsuits over Autonomy purchase

HP's deal with Autonomy has seemed cursed from the beginning, and they appear to be ready to settle some lawsuits from shareholders upset by the deal.

Acquia takes stab at content personalization with Acquia Lift

Acquia delivered a new content customization tool for Drupal websites this week.

Microsoft changes Office Web Apps to Office Online

Microsoft renamed its free version of Office last week in an effort to eliminate some of the confusion around the old name, but somehow there are still too many online Office domains.

LinkedIn expands its publishing platform

LinkedIn announced an expansion of its publishing platform and will eventually allow any member to contribute.

It's a mobile world after all

Mobile has had a huge impact on content management, proving that it's a mobile world after all.

Microsoft makes OneDrive name official

Microsoft made the transition from Sky Drive to OneDrive official this week with some new features to sweeten the deal.

New, high-end Kodak Alaris document scanners designed for high volume shops

The Kodak brand still lives on as a scanner company called Kodak Alaris, and this week the company announced a pair of shiny, new 300 DPI scanners, the i4200 Plus Scanner and the i4600 Plus Scanner.

Spotlight: Google settles with European Commission

Google announced terms of settlement with the European Commission around competition concerns.

DocuSign partnership brings eSignature to Office 365

DocuSign announced a partnership with Microsoft this week to offer its service in the Office 365 Store.