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Box continues to add to executive core with SAP cloud chief hire

Box hired a former SAP excutive this week as it continues its transformation into a more mature organization.

Yahoo might be trying to find a way back into search

Yahoo could be looking for a way to sneak back into search via mobile.

Content Management is more relevant than ever

Content management isn't dead--far from it. In fact, it's more relevant than ever.

Spotlight: LinkedIn kills controversial Intro email service

LinkedIn drops Intro email service after privacy concerns scare users away.

Jive marks thirteenth birthday with update of JiveX

Jive turned 13 this week.

Nuance eCopy ShareScan update boasts automatic document conversion service

New Nuance eCopy ShareScan tool could increase productivity in paper-intensive offices.

Box beefs up consulting division with CIO hire

Box hires former CIO to beef up consulting division.

Barnes and Noble denies it has laid off most of Nook hardware staff

Last week, Business Insider was reporting that Barnes and Noble had laid off its Nook hardware engineers, which would have effectively marked the end of the line for the Nook eReader, but Barnes and Noble says the story isn't accurate, and they will continue to make Nooks moving forward.

Lithium reportedly buys Klout for a whopping $100 million

Lithium has reportedly purchased Klout for $100 million.

Apple's next big thing could be content

Apple makes the vast majority of its money selling iPhones and iPads, but as profits get squeezed on hardware, it could be better served by concentrating on content instead.

North Plains takes turn toward brand management

North Plains has updated its Brand Management tool with a new dashboard.

Spotlight: Tumblr finally adds SSL encyrption

Tumblr finally updates security.

OpenText updates Tempo

OpenText updated Tempo, its integrated social and file sync and share tools.

New group wants to drag information governance into future

A new group formed recently called the Information Governance Initiative, and its goal is to reform and modernize information governance.

Rumor: Box has filed IPO paperwork

Rumors were flying last week about Box secretely filing IPO paperwork, but it seems unlikely they could do it in the dark at their current valuation of $2 billion.

Facebook Paper app repackages Facebook with news slant

Facebook's new Paper app could be the best-designed app it's ever created, but it's just another way of presenting Facebook content, and that could end up confusing some users.

Lies, damned lies and analytics

We have an amazing amount of data and number of tools to measure it in minute detail, but are we measuring what matters?

Hootsuite turns to analytics with uberVU purchase

Hootsuite bought analytics firm uberVU last week.

Trove tries something different with news aggregation

Trove, the new news aggregation app from Graham Holdings, offers social news aggregation that combines algortihms and human editing with social sharing.

HP Teamsite teams with Trilibis on mobile engagement

HP Teamsite teamed up with Trilibis this week to offer website rendering on a variety of devices.