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Jive, Box partner up in the cloud

Jive and Box joined forces this week to offer a one-two cloud punch with Jive providing enterprise social and Box offering online storage and content sharing. launches new social ad introduced this week, an online social advertising platform that lets you pull information from other products to build more customized ads.

LinkedIn updates iPhone and Android apps, buys Pulse

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

Using the cloud to broaden your business

Large enterprises that are delving into cloud-based services often aim to deliver IT as a service to internal users. But a funny thing can happen on the way to the cloud: Many companies that have made significant investments in cloud computing are winding up providing cloud services to a wider array of customers.

North Plains release takes advantage of last year's Xinet purchase

A year ago this month, North Plains announced the purchase of Xinet, the cloud-based digital asset management platform. This week, they put that purchase to work with two new cloud-based product announcements.

bigtincan introduces bigtincan hub for SharePoint

bigtincan announced a new mobile hub for SharePoint this week.

Online storage battle continues to heat up

The online storage space has begun to heat up and the battle right now seems to be over who's more friendly to IT, a marked switch from end user focus.

Protecting PII in the cloud

Collecting personally identifiable information, or PII, presents special obligations, and when this data is stored in the cloud, the responsibility typically falls on the cloud customer, writes Steve Durbin, global vice president of the non-profit Information Security Forum.

Spotlight: Google brings QuickOffice to iPhone, Android

Google announced QuickOffice apps for Android and iOS.

Nook launches Nook Press self-publishing platform

Nook launches a new self-publishing platform that could make it easier for authors to self-publish their eBooks.