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Spotlight: Joota introduces content-driven social network

Joota is a content driven social network.

Most organizations kidding themselves on social collaboration technology

When it comes to social collaboration technology, many organizations that claim to use it aren't really doing so, and many others that do aren't using it to its full potential.

LinkedIn updates iPhone and Android apps, buys Pulse

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

Bad leadership, technology focus will doom social business to initial failure, says Gartner

Poor leadership and overreliance on technology will doom most enterprises' efforts at social business to failure, at least initially, warned Carol Rozwell, vice president and distinguished analyst at Gartner.

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

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

With an eye on enterprise, Citrix buys social collaboration platform Podio

Citrix (Nasdaq: CTXS) has acquired privately held Podio, a cloud-based collaborative work platform, which isaimed at SMBs and offers users a combination of traditional business apps and social

NewVoiceMedia adding real-time Internet search to contact center platform

NewVoiceMedia has filed a patent for a product that contact center reps can use to gather customer information from the Internet in real-time, promising a big change in the call center experience.

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

App lets you call, text Facebook, LinkedIn contacts without phone number

Don't have one of your 1,400 Facebook friends' phone numbers but want to text them the latest news? Can't find a cell number for that VP of sales you're connected with on LinkedIn? Not to worry.