Content tagged with Social
posted in October 2013
How Will You Manage Your Digital Self?
Commentary  |  10/30/2013  | 
You can't keep track of all the digital content you generate. In the next five years, expect vendors to come to the rescue with digital-self services.
Google+ Enhances Hangouts, Photo Tools
News  |  10/30/2013  | 
Google+ Hangouts adds location sharing, and photos and videos get slick new editing tools.
Facebook Ads Fail Marketers: Report
News  |  10/29/2013  | 
Facebook's emphasis on static instead of social ads is not working for marketers, who rank Facebook last in business value, says Forrester Research.
Twitter Two-Factor Lockout: One User's Horror Story
Commentary  |  10/28/2013  | 
Is the security payoff from using Twitter's two-factor authentication system worth the risk of losing account access?
How To Manage LinkedIn Endorsements
News  |  10/28/2013  | 
Ensure you're portrayed accurately on LinkedIn by fine-tuning your endorsements -- and cut down on unnecessary email notifications in the bargain.
Jive Customers Say Yes To Cloud
News  |  10/24/2013  | 
Jive customers like Nuance Communications have gone from traditional to cloud hosting, while Thomson Reuters plans to switch over its 60,000 employee social portal in 2014.
Jive Pushes More Functionality Into Cloud
News  |  10/24/2013  | 
Jive previews new metrics, task system and other features to debut in cloud first, then Jive 7. Its new JiveX cloud product is for external communities.
Facebook Apps Get Video Ads
News  |  10/22/2013  | 
Facebook app developers will soon run video ads in your news feed highlighting the app's features.
Social Collaboration For Dummies Meets JiveWorld
Commentary  |  10/21/2013  | 
As my new book launches, I'd like to give a shout out to community.jivesoftware.com, Jive's network of enterprise community managers and strategists.
Dallas Top City For Smartphone, Tablet Use
News  |  10/18/2013  | 
Dallas has higher smartphone adoption rate than New York and San Francisco, survey shows. Also, a frightening 2% of people admit to mobile shopping during a funeral.
Facebook Privacy For Teens: 5 Facts
News  |  10/17/2013  | 
Facebook has again changed its privacy settings, enabling features that affect younger users. Here's what you should know.
Twitter Opens Direct Messages To Anyone
News  |  10/15/2013  | 
Users can receive direct messages from any follower, not only from people or brands they also follow. Here's how to opt in to the new setting.
Why I Don't Want To Live In Dataland
Commentary  |  10/11/2013  | 
Dataland -- a place where your activities are tracked 24/7 -- is almost upon us, say some researchers. Popular myths stress the advantages of a data-driven society, but there's a dark side.
Facebook Unfriends Another Privacy Setting
News  |  10/11/2013  | 
Facebook will eliminate the setting that keeps you unsearchable. Here's how to make sure the wrong people can't see your private posts.
5 Data Science Sins To Beware
News  |  10/9/2013  | 
Repent, ye data scientists! Avoid these five big data evils -- or pay with your immortal soul.
Social Site Aims To Connect Healthcare Community
News  |  10/8/2013  | 
Next Wave Connect has potential to become the go-to professional social network for the healthcare industry, says Darren Dworkin, CIO of Cedars-Sinai Health System in Los Angeles.
Instagram Ads: What You Need To Know
News  |  10/7/2013  | 
Instagram will roll out ads in the next few months, says users will have some control over what's shown.
Twitter Mastery: 5 Ways To Charm Customers
News  |  10/2/2013  | 
Want to get more return on your Twitter efforts? Use these best practices to build your brand's relationship with customers.
Kids Can Erase Online Gaffes Under California Law
News  |  10/2/2013  | 
Law raises larger questions about minors and their behavior, as well as anyone's right to be forgotten online.
Facebook Juices Up Mobile Ads
News  |  10/1/2013  | 
By adding call-to-action buttons to its mobile ads, Facebook hopes to drive revenue growth.
Facebook Graph Search: 5 Privacy Settings To Check
News  |  10/1/2013  | 
Facebook now indexes your status updates, photo captions, check-ins and comments. Here's how to tweak your privacy settings to ensure that your information is private.


The Business of Going Digital
The Business of Going Digital
Digital business isn't about changing code; it's about changing what legacy sales, distribution, customer service, and product groups do in the new digital age. It's about bringing big data analytics, mobile, social, marketing automation, cloud computing, and the app economy together to launch new products and services. We're seeing new titles in this digital revolution, new responsibilities, new business models, and major shifts in technology spending.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Tech Digest - August 27, 2014
Who wins in cloud price wars? Short answer: not IT. Enterprises don't want bare-bones IaaS. Providers must focus on support, not undercutting rivals.
Flash Poll
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.