Profile of David F CarrEditor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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David F. Carr oversees InformationWeek's coverage of government and healthcare IT. He previously led coverage of social business and education technologies and continues to contribute in those areas. He is the editor of Social Collaboration for Dummies (Wiley, Oct. 2013) and was the social business track chair for UBM's E2 conference in 2012 and 2013. He is a frequent speaker and panel moderator at industry events. David is a former Technology Editor of Baseline Magazine and Internet World magazine and has freelanced for publications including CIO Magazine, CIO Insight, and Defense Systems. He has also worked as a web consultant and is the author of several WordPress plugins, including Facebook Tab Manager and RSVPMaker. David works from a home office in Coral Springs, Florida. Contact him at [email protected]and follow him at @davidfcarr.
Articles by David F Carr
posted in October 2011
The hotel chain works with customer feedback specialist Medallia to blend social feedback with survey results.
At Enterprise 2.0 conference, Tapscott will argue whole industries will have to transform themselves to survive economic shocks.
While cloud startups like Box joust with Microsoft, Accellion makes a case for SharePoint compatibility for file sharing and on-premises options.
Pilot project was right 90% of the time when social media data was combined with company data.
Facebook, Amazon, and others move forward with efforts to develop open standards for data centers and very large scale computing.
Software update integrates with Office 365 and hooks into Microsoft SharePoint, Office, and Lync.
Ideo's David Kelley and Steelcase's James P. Hackett have an always-on videoconferencing link from one office to another to spur casual collaboration.
Google's new real-time user flow capability shows how website visitors become customers--and why they don't.
At Web 2.0 Summit, eBay, Visa and American Express execs share similar visions of what's next in mobile commerce.
Execs from Warner's Atlantic Records describe at Web 2.0 Summit the strategy and metrics they use to convert music fans into music buyers.
Google showcases the power of HTML5, combined with OpenGL support in browsers, to create graphically intense experiences without plugins.
Buddy Media CEO Michael Lazerow says you'd better get ready for the next phase of Facebook, which is about more than building connections.
$8 billion will be spent by all sides trying to influence who gets elected president in 2012. Can cloud and social put more democracy in the process?
Robert Scoble leads a debate about whether today's cloud environment is a revolution or a bubble--and notes a gulf between marketing and engineering teams on cloud.
Yottaa's Site Speed Optimizer promises new pep for companies that find Akamai out of reach.
Build a better architecture to escape the trap of throw-away, campaign-based social marketing, says Joshua Ross of Fleishman Hillard.
Electronics retailer shares what it learned last holiday season about location-based marketing and gamification--without IT's help.
Former LinkedIn chief scientist DJ Patil shares advice on turning large-scale data into useful products.
Time magazine exec outlines lessons learned in launching an iPad app the same day the tablet was put on sale.
The abundance of social data, both actively and passively collected, creates challenges for online designers. Consider this expert advice.
Measuring social media remains a black art. Experts offer advice, strategies, and favorite tools.
Private social network spun off from ad agency lets employees and managers award points to workers for a job well done.
Metropolitan Exposition is using hosted UC from Alteva and cloud services like Dropbox and Chatter to improve the coordination of trade show booth setup and logistics.
Social platform serves as foundation for personal finance site.
Staff motivation tool now lets employees build a portfolio of accomplishments and share them on LinkedIn.
Gamification guru Gabe Zichermann on how to make applications addictive.
Project planning and coordination tool is aimed at business managers, not IT personnel or project management specialists.
Companies like Rackspace and Expedia are adopting ClearSlide for sales pitches. Here's why.
Flooded with money-saving ideas from employees, WestJet turned to Spigit to help it organize those ideas and identify the best ones.
Guess aims to get closer to customers with Microstrategy's new Facebook analytics tools.