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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. 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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