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Content tagged with Social posted in November 2009
eBay Founder Starting Online News Site
News  |  11/19/2009
As print journalism suffers from the move of ad dollars to the Web, Pierre Omidyar hopes his service will fill gaps in local Hawaiian news reporting.
Web 2.0 Expo: Startup Aims At Public Policy Crowdsourcing
News  |  11/19/2009
Expert Labs, founded by Anil Dash, will use social media tools to bring private sector expertise to the U.S. government's decision-making processes.
Salesforce Adds Enterprise Social Networking
News  |  11/18/2009
Chatter brings Facebook- and Twitter-type capabilities to applications running on the cloud computing platform.
The Trouble With Movable Type 5
Commentary  |  11/18/2009
I've been using Movable Type as my blogging system of choice for several years now -- not just because it's open source but because it's a good program with great features. And yet the newest revision, version 5, feels like it falls far short of what could -- and needs -- to be done.
Web 2.0 Expo: O'Reilly Warns Of Web War
News  |  11/17/2009
Internet visionary fears an end to openness as Internet rivals consolidate power.
YouTube Steps Up High Res Videos
News  |  11/13/2009
YouTube will increase the maximum resolution of video uploads to 1080p, to accommodate higher-resolution consumer cameras, starting this week.
How HP Plans To Rule The SMB World
Commentary  |  11/11/2009
Vowing to overcome past problems, HP unveils its latest not-so-secret plan for worldwide SMB domination. There's lots to like, but low prices don't seem to be the company's top priority.
Global CIO: How IT Builds Brands
Commentary  |  11/9/2009
Technology is among three key factors driving brand value
Internet Use Increases Social Connectivity
News  |  11/6/2009
Rather than pulling people away from each other, Internet use actually enhances the size and diversity of people's social networks, according to a Pew report.
VoiceCon 2009: Siemens Brings Twitter To OpenScape
News  |  11/4/2009
The social network support can analyze tweets to automatically set up conference calls, as well as adjust a user's presence, status, and device availability.
Homeland Security Seeks New Ideas
News  |  11/4/2009
The federal agency plans to adopt the Transportation Security Administration's IdeaFactory crowd-sourcing application to encourage brainstorming by employees.
MSN Adds Facebook Integration
News  |  11/4/2009
Microsoft portal's redesign gives it a cleaner look and deeper integration with social networking sites.
Second Life Steps Into The Enterprise
News  |  11/4/2009
Companies can now run their own, private version of the virtual world in their data centers, for added security and control.

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