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Spotlight: Joota introduces content-driven social network

Joota is a content driven social network.

LinkedIn updates iPhone and Android apps, buys Pulse

LinkedIn shifts its sites to mobile with new apps and a strategic purchase.

It's simple: You own your content on online services

The Instagram controversy brought content ownership on online services to the forefront.

Occupy protesters building social network with Drupal and Semantics

Last week Wired reported about an initiative to build a federated social network for the Occupy movement that uses Drupal as its underlying technology. The network will provide a forum for different

Are we over thinking enterprise social?

I attended a session at last week's Gilbane Conference in Boston called " From Collaboration to Business Transformation: Expanding the role of Enterprise Social Networks." As I listened to the two

Social media archiving policies must be realistic

Social media content can, in fact, be a record--a fact some records managers find terrifying and perplexing when they consider the void it creates in e-Discovery and Freedom of Information Act

Keeping your content strategy real

By now, we probably don't need to discuss the importance of creating original, relevant content for your website. As author David Meerman Scott is fond of saying, "Nobody cares about your product but

Locking down external social media could be counter-productive

Speaking at the AIIM/info360 Conference in Washington, D.C., this week, John Mancini, the president of AIIM talked about the changing face of business. Mancini indicated that AIIM surveys found 45

Google Angstro purchase another piece of social networking tool

The LA Times reported last week that Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) had bought social start-up Angstro, adding another piece to its social networking strategy. Angstro, a company that, according to its

Seesmic's acquisition of Ping.fm opens door to more social networks

Ping.fm was acquired last week by Seesmic, which said it plans to incorporate the Ping functionality into all of its applications. Ping.fm lets its half-million users update posts on more than 50