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A New MSN Homepage Preps the Way for Office 2010 Launch

A New MSN Homepage Preps the Way for Office 2010 Launch

On April 16, Microsoft’s Newsroom included an article entitled, “Microsoft Word 2010 Coauthoring Enables Multiple People to Work on a Document at the Same Time.” The piece discussed the coauthoring collaboration tool that is supposed to be all the rage when this Office Suite is finally released to the public.

published April 22, 2010 by

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Using the Cooliris Wall to Amp up the Virtual Company

Using the Cooliris Wall to Amp up the Virtual Company

Today there is so much business done online that one would hardly have to speak to another human being in order to continue with life in more or less the same manner as usual.  That being said, it is a constant game of trying to grab the attention of virtual viewers over the millions of other websites that make their home on the World Wide Web.

published April 22, 2010 by

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Apple's New iPhone

Apple's New iPhone

With all the hubbub I've had to say about BlackBerry and the Androids recently, it is time to, once again, take a look at the iPhone- only it may appear a bit different than before. Apple announced the shipment of iPhone OS 4 this summer at its media day today  and  with it the iPhone will change significantly.

published April 8, 2010 by

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Quickbooks Goes Mobile

Quickbooks Goes Mobile

The super successful financial software, Quickbooks, was recently made available online and via web application for customer testing on the iPhone, BlackBerry, and other smartphones. The software, which aids in bookkeeping, customer account tracking, and other equally important financial task, has made itself a favorite of a great number of small businesses nationwide for its user-friendliness and affordability.

published April 6, 2010 by

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A New Facebook Exec with a Lot to Live up to

A New Facebook Exec with a Lot to Live up to

Facebook announced on Friday that former Google-ite David Fischer, would be joining their team. Though Fischer is leaving a company that is known for moving fast, he was the Vice President of Global Online Sales & Operations, he will not see any slowing of pace with his new position.

published April 6, 2010 by

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Mobile Trading

Mobile Trading

For the person who is always on the go, but also cares to grow his or her financial wealth, your portfolio can now go with you.For the TDAmeritrade customers in the audience, there is an application- not put out by the company itself, but a partner company- that provides that necessary mobility.

published March 23, 2010 by

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Twitter at CTIA Wireless

Twitter at CTIA Wireless

Tomorrow kicks off the annual CTIA Wireless Conference to be held, this year, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Together the minds of the wireless world will meet, discuss and show all that has improved in the industry over the twelve months since their last get-together.

published March 23, 2010 by

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Parenting without Facebook

Parenting without Facebook

As a parent to two teenagers and a pre-teen, the question to Facebook or not to Facebook has reared its ugly head.  Too Facebook was starting to win out, but thanks to a new feature I can comfortably change my tune.

published March 18, 2010 by

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MySpace: Going, Going, Going…?

MySpace: Going, Going, Going…?

At the end of the first quarter of last year, the news for Myspace spelled what seemed to be sure disaster.  The company came in a whopped $400,000 behind their estimated target in 2008 and couldn't seem to budge from the plateau of 75 million users, whereas competitors- namelyFacebook- grew exponentially.

published March 17, 2010 by

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Mobile Networks for Neighbors

Mobile Networks for Neighbors

Ok, so flipping through the SXSW news from the past day and a half, one cannot help but see Twitter in nearly every headline.   But, what I didn't see- at least not until I delved much deeper into the heap of headlines- was information on the new social networking iPhone App, which is arguably more noteworthy that Twitter being everywhere (I'm sorry, @anywhere.

published March 16, 2010 by

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Three Tricks to Innovation Management

Three Tricks to Innovation Management

Many of the technologists that I speak with like the concept of social media, but stumble when it comes to cost justification. Innovation is a hard one to put a dollar sign on and social media certainly suffers from those ills.

published March 16, 2010 by

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Open Source Collaboration: The Right Solution in a Tight Economy?

Open Source Collaboration: The Right Solution in a Tight Economy?

The end of the first quarter of 2010 is approaching and still the economy is not showing any great signs of improvement.  So, as we all continue to wear our belts tight, white-knuckle our pennies, and make efforts to cut (make that a buzz, please) costs, we must consider alternatives to the new, "must-have," and fairly expensive technologies that have entered the business world.

published March 16, 2010 by

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