Content tagged with Social - posted in April 2013 - InformationWeek
Content tagged with Social
posted in April 2013
NewsiT Uses Big Data Tools To Verify Tweets
News  |  4/30/2013  | 
Journalist and entrepreneur develops analytics platform to give companies confidence when crowd-sourcing news from social media feeds.
Teambox Brings Collaboration Behind the Firewall
News  |  4/29/2013  | 
Teambox On-Premise allows healthcare, financial and other highly regulated industries to take advantage of cloud collaboration technologies.
Explore Frontiers Of Social Business At E2
Commentary  |  4/29/2013  | 
Making collaboration and community technologies speak your language is just one example of the still-untapped potential of global social business.
Why Facebook Bought Parse
News  |  4/26/2013  | 
Development platform gives Facebook new mobile cred.
Google Eyes Social News Aggregator Wavii
News  |  4/24/2013  | 
Acquisition deal is worth $30 million, according to reports.
U.K.'s Biggest Social Media Fans: The Middle Aged
News  |  4/24/2013  | 
People ages 55 to 64 drove increase in social media profiles last year, says Ofcom study. One in seven U.K. citizens still isn't interested in the Internet, though.
5 Social Blunders Job Hunters Must Avoid
Commentary  |  4/23/2013  | 
Are you oversharing or undersharing on social networks? Job hunters should understand the social behaviors that may concern potential employers.
Higher Education Taps Teambox For Social Collaboration
News  |  4/22/2013  | 
Teambox, as a task-oriented, cloud-based social collaboration tool, is a flexible option for collaborative learning and other campus projects.
Salesforce Unveils Social Ad Management System
News  |  4/22/2013  | makes real-time customer and social sentiment data available for Facebook, Twitter marketing campaigns.
Big Data For Mom-And-Pop Shops
News  |  4/22/2013  | 
Startup Tranzlogic brings big data-style analytics like those used by giant retailers to small and midsize merchants.
Facebook Home Draws Early Interest, Lousy Reviews
News  |  4/22/2013  | 
About 500,000 people have downloaded Facebook's Android home screen software, but the reviews suggest it isn't seeing much use.
Splunk, DataSift Team Up For Big Data Analytics
News  |  4/19/2013  | 
DataSift now streams real-time social data to Splunk's analytics software for the enterprise.
Twitter Music Now Playing
News  |  4/18/2013  | 
Twitter lets you discover new musical artists with the help of your friends and followers.
When Tragedy Strikes, It's Not Social Business As Usual
Commentary  |  4/18/2013  | 
In the aftermath of tragic events, respect and restraint should guide organizations on social media.
Modo Labs Showcases Mobile College Admissions
News  |  4/17/2013  | 
Admissions 2.0, which lets prospective students learn about a school, set up a visit and apply for admission, is part of a broader Mobile Campus offering.
Big Data: Start Small, Think Big
News  |  4/15/2013  | 
A toe-in-the-water approach to big data makes more sense than jumping in with both feet, says CEO of IT management software firm ManageEngine.
Twitter Kills Ribbon Payment Button In Tweets
News  |  4/10/2013  | 
Twitter blocks a startup's scheme to offer 'buy' buttons in tweets.
What Would Apple-Yahoo Deal Spell?
News  |  4/10/2013  | 
Apple and Yahoo are in talks to see what new role Yahoo might play on iOS devices. If it happens, the deal could further sour Apple's relationship with Google.
Facebook Home: 5 Pros And Cons
News  |  4/9/2013  | 
Consider these five benefits and drawbacks to Facebook's new Android app.
Edmodo: Social Collaboration For Teachers
Commentary  |  4/8/2013  | 
Edmodo's rapidly growing network of teachers, students and education technology publishers are helping it develop into a free learning management system.
Facebook Home: You Are the Product Being Sold
Commentary  |  4/5/2013  | 
Once again, Facebook has found a new low. Facebook Home, their Android skin, is an attempt to grab hold of users and not let them go, to make them think that there is nothing out there but Facebook.
Facebook Home + HTC First: Not About Hardware
News  |  4/4/2013  | 
HTC First will be the first smartphone to ship with Facebook Home on board. Its display is the only hardware feature that matters.
Facebook Home: Not For Control Freaks
News  |  4/4/2013  | 
Facebook Home entirely replaces the home screen that Android smartphone users see when they turn on their devices.
Facebook Home Wraps Android In Social
News  |  4/4/2013  | 
Facebook isn’t making a phone, it's partnering with HTC, AT&T and others to offer Android phones with integrated social networking apps suite.
Facebook Phone: 5 Must-Haves
News  |  4/2/2013  | 
How could Facebook convince people to drop their current phones for a Facebook-branded device? I have five suggestions.
5 Data Sources For Visualization Beginners
News  |  4/1/2013  | 
Confused by the buzz around data analytics and visualization? Start with these five information sources.

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