Google is removing SMS from Hangouts and finally saying goodbye to Google Talk.
Google is removing SMS from Hangouts and finally saying goodbye to Google Talk.
Q&A with Michel Feaster, CEO of Usermind.
Microsoft has started rolling out its Microsoft Teams Slack competitor to users of its Office 365 Education plans.
Microsoft's Slack competitor is rolling out to Office 365 business users worldwide starting March 14. More features are still to come, including guest access, in late June.
Google splits Hangouts video-conferencing and chat capabilities into two distinct meeting and collaboration apps.
Taking aim at Microsoft Surface Hub, Google's Jamboard wants to move the whiteboard to the cloud.
Power BI takes over where the earlier Excel add-on left off, and does so with some style, enabling Microsoft to join the leaders in this increasingly competitive market.
Avaya filed to restructure under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January.
Microsoft Teams, its Slack competitor, will be available generally and globally on March 14.
Prysm has updated its cloud based collaboration platform with Live Source Streaming, Quick Start, and Wireless Screen Sharing features.
Microsoft has moved its Outlook.com Premium service from public preview to general availability, but so far, for US users only.
The company is adding live streaming to its TouchCast Studio platform, which provides a TV studio in an iPad. Will companies adopt a Periscope-type approach to communication?
As Quip becomes more tightly integrated with Salesforce, it will be the "glue" that holds together Salesforce customers' work, Quip CEO Bret Taylor says.
Support for Ultra HD (4K) video at 30fps, HDR and Windows Hello facial recognition are all available, at a price, on Logitech's flagship webcam.
Microsoft adds Try & Buy, leasing options for its Surface Hub conferencing systems.
Microsoft's 'Project Cheshire,' its successor to Wunderlist, continues to wind its way through private beta. But does Microsoft need another to-do list app?
Boomerang has analysed over 250,000 emails for email errors and response rates and has some top tips to improve response rates in your marketing campaigns.
Paranoid people like to say that you can't trust anyone. Turns out, you shouldn't trust everyone, either.
With digital transformation at the top of the agenda for many organizations, the winds of change are in the air in tech departments. Here are some vital currents in the industry that IT leaders should keep in mind this year.
While the digital collaboration space has been vibrant and interesting for at least a decade now, the last year has seen a variety of shifts, new players, and fresh directions that both technology and business leaders should track.
Facebook has recently announced 'Facebook at work' for connecting professional contacts. If you don't want to mix your business and personal lives, have a look at these social networks you can use for work.
Microsoft took its Office for iOS and split it into three separate apps: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. And now even non-Office 365 subscribers get the near-full feature set.
ZDNet took iRobot's new Android-based robot controller for a spin at a briefing in New York City. (Spoiler alert: nothing broke.)
Want to improve your Skype experience and extend its functionality? Here are a few hints and tips that I find useful when I Skype.
Innovation in enterprise collaboration software continues unabated, to the point that there are nearly too many to keep track of. Here are 20 interesting new or established players you may not have heard of.
Check out these useful apps available on the Windows Phone Store to make your work life a little bit easier when you are out of the office.
Top tips, tricks and best practices so you can hold interesting and awesome teleconferences and meetings
Most of the leading enterprise collaboration platforms have mobile clients as well as social networking features. Here's a list of the leaders as well as a look at their mobile clients.
At long last, Microsoft has released a version of its Office suite for iOS. The new app targets the iPhone and closely resembles the Office app that’s built into Windows Phone 8. Here's what you'll find in the new app, which is available from the App Store immediately.
If you're using Outlook.com or any of the Office 2013 applications, you'll find the new SharePoint 2013 user interface familiar. Here's a tour of Microsoft's updated document management/collaboration server.
Let's take a stroll through Logitech's new video labs for optical and audio testing in Silicon Valley.
The Internet Archive has been collecting websites, books, music, software and other materials for the last 20 years. This is what it's like to be inside their real-life location.
IT professionals are under pressure to do more with less and many are now turning to the cloud as an efficient way to meet the demands of a changing workforce. This video and The Top Ten Tech Series is sponsored by Microsoft Office 365.
In honor of the print edition of Encyclopedia Britannica's passing into the digital pages of the history books, we discuss new media's age old question: is print dead yet (or is it merely a walking zombie)? Craigslist has decimated a valued profit center in the world of printed newspapers. Printed books have given way to Kindle readers on every street corner. Glossy magazines are desperately trying to find new life in interactive iPad editions. Meanwhile, most specialty trade and technical publications long ago felt the need to jump to the Web. And now, despite almost of decade of Britannica's experts screaming into the wind that Wikipedia wasn't a legitimate source ...
At the TechLines future of email debate held this month, IBM general manager of Lotus Software and WebSphere Portal Alistair Rennie said that social networking will be useful in the business, not necessarily for communications purposes, but rather to glean data to improve the workforce.
From the Google IPO, to the rise of social networking, it's been an important decade for tech innovation, CBSNews.com Executive Editor Charles Cooper talks to ZDNet Editor in Chief Larry Dignan about the five most important tech events of the decade and what they mean for the technology industry going forward.
This experimental minimal email search tool from Microsoft is useful, but it's more likely to turn into a feature than an actual product.
ShareFile combines many of the advantages of cloud storage, FTP and internal document repositories, and is well suited to businesses that need to consolidate different storage options.
This wireless presentation tool goes beyond laser pointing to deliver navigation and content interaction features designed to boost your confidence when facing an audience.
Version 12 of TeamViewer retains its simplicity and ease of use, adding the ability to do remote control among Android, iOS and Windows 10 Mobile devices, among other embellishments.
Microsoft's new 'Slack competitor' actually takes a very different approach. It's still a work in progress, but where it shines is threaded chat and superb integration with other Office 365 tools.
This premium-priced headset offers a comprehensive set of features, including adaptive active noise cancellation.
It's pricey and on the bulky side, and battery life could be better, but the Voyager 5200 UC is still a high-quality Bluetooth headset with some smart features.
Signing digital documents and PDF versions of paper forms is easier with Adobe's new Sign tools, which include Acrobat support and more integration with Box and OneDrive.
Improved audio quality and optional extension microphones equip Logitech's latest ConferenceCam to handle large meeting rooms.
An interface overhaul and faster operation make version 11 of TeamViewer even more usable.
It's not cheap, but this wireless headset delivers excellent sound, and is very comfortable to wear.
Plug-N-Play USB Video Conference Camera System
As long as you find the cloud integration useful rather than intrusive, this is a much-improved version of Acrobat with better access to its powerful tools.
Thunderbird 2 provides a compelling option for users looking for an open source e-mail client.
ASUS enters the local smartphone arena with a bang -- the P525 quad-band PDA looks to be a great companion for the mobile professional.