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Content tagged with Social posted in December 2009
Manufacturers Seek Green Monitoring In ERP
News  |  12/29/2009  | 
Executives want social media and environmental management functionality in their enterprise resource planning software.
Twitter Buys Out Mixer Labs
News  |  12/24/2009  | 
Microblogging service acquires developer of the GeoAPI location mapping tool.
Top Facebook Updates: Lady Gaga, Farmville, H1N1
News  |  12/22/2009  | 
Social networking site says 2009's top memes reflect members' broad array of interests and worries.
Plurk Might Sue Microsoft For Code Theft
News  |  12/17/2009  | 
Chinese microblogging service says it may take legal action in wake of plagiarism incident.
Chopra, Kundra Urge Efficiency Role For Government IT
News  |  12/10/2009  | 
The Federal CIO and CTO tell Congress that transparency, efficiency efforts are beginning to pay dividends, but federal IT still needs to be more involved in business decisions.
Facebook Privacy Changes Draw Flak
News  |  12/10/2009  | 
Members fear their information may be inadvertently exposed to the entire Web.
Tibco To Launch Enterprise Social Networking
News  |  12/9/2009  | 
Tibbr will use a social networking framework to deliver topic-based communications and documents to employees with a stake in those subjects.
Facebook Solves 'Embarrassing Photos Problem'
News  |  12/9/2009  | 
Social networking site now gives users control over who sees what.
Social Media Influencing Holiday Purchases
News  |  12/9/2009  | 
A comScore survey found that 28% of online shoppers were influenced by info on Facebook or Twitter in making holiday purchases.
Data.gov Heads For Overhaul
News  |  12/9/2009  | 
The government is looking to make significant improvements to its open data repository, adding features for developers and consumers and prodding agencies to participate.
MIT Team Wins DARPA Network Challenge
News  |  12/7/2009  | 
In a demonstration of social networking, MIT researchers used an inverse pyramid approach to locate the coordinates for 10 red balloons in less than nine hours.
CIGNA Launches Healthcare Podcasts
News  |  12/4/2009  | 
The audio podcasts, available on the iTunes store, are designed to help Americans take care of themselves while on business overseas.
Practical Analysis: Pundits, Facts, And Competing Goals
Commentary  |  12/3/2009  | 
There's no silver bullet when it comes to building a technically competent enterprise content management strategy.
Mental Health Social Network Launched
News  |  12/2/2009  | 
The online environment allows people with mental health problems, as well as their caregivers, connect in a safe and anonymous environment.
DARPA Readies Social Networking Experiment
News  |  12/2/2009  | 
In a bid to study behavioral economics, social networking, and game theory, DARPA is offering prize money to anyone who can find 10 weather balloons located around the country.
Facebook Revamps Privacy Tools
News  |  12/2/2009  | 
Social networking site kills regional networks and simplifies settings to protect user content.
SAP Delays Support Price Increase
News  |  12/1/2009  | 
The company is waiting until early 2010 to incorporate customers' feedback as it looks to raise its annual maintenance fees.


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