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TechCrunch
The SaaS Success DatabaseMore posts by this contributor: What does it take to build a billion-dollar Sa
The SaaS Success Database
TechCrunch / Posted an hour ago
More posts by this contributor: What does it take to build a billion-dollar SaaS enterprise-software company? We gave a 30,000-foot answer to this complex — and fascinating — question in a recent TechCrunch post, The SaaS Adventure. To recap: We’ve... Read more
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MedCity News
HHS won't stop using Yammer despite security warning at VAThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has no plans to curtail use of
HHS won't stop using Yammer despite security warning at VA
MedCity News / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has no plans to curtail use of enterprise social network Yammer, despite a scathing report detailing serious security risks associated with that platform at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Last... Read more
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TechCrunch
Today Is The Final Day To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF TicketsAfter a one-week extension, today is the absolute last day to get your early-bi
Today Is The Final Day To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF Tickets
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
After a one-week extension, today is the absolute last day to get your early-bird tickets to Disrupt SF 2015, so if you want to secure your spot to the hottest show in tech while saving a serious amount of cash in the process, be sure to get your... Read more
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Computing.co.uk
Facebook hits one billion users in a day – so why has its Facebook at Work enterprise tool been a failure?Mark Zuckerberg is shouting from the rooftops because Facebook, for the first t
Facebook hits one billion users in a day – so why has its Facebook at Work enterprise tool been a failure?
Computing.co.uk / Posted yesterday
Mark Zuckerberg is shouting from the rooftops because Facebook, for the first time in its 11-year history, has reached a billion users in one day. "On Monday, one in seven people on Earth used Facebook to connect with their friends and family,"... Read more
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TechCrunch
Study: 42% Of Americans Check Their Email In The LooNeed a quiet spot to check your email? Looks like for many people, that’s the b
Study: 42% Of Americans Check Their Email In The Loo
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
Need a quiet spot to check your email? Looks like for many people, that’s the bathroom. According to a new study from Adobe, 42 percent of Americans use their time there to check their email. This result is part of a wider study Adobe did to look at... Read more
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TechCrunch
Deadline Extended: Only Three Days Left To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF TicketsThe window was supposed to close last week, but we’ve extended the deadline for
Deadline Extended: Only Three Days Left To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF Tickets
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
The window was supposed to close last week, but we’ve extended the deadline for early-bird tickets to Disrupt SF 2015 to this Friday, August 28. That means you have only three days left to save $1,000 on tickets to the show before the prices jump to... Read more
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Accounting Today
Stop Calling It Social Media!People often ask me: What makes a radical �New Firm?� There are four fundamenta
Stop Calling It Social Media!
Accounting Today / Posted 2 days ago
People often ask me: What makes a radical �New Firm?� There are four fundamental tenets. Although adopted differently within each firm, these four tenets comprise a new set of values that most of the �movement� firms embrace. Ready? Here they... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hotel Owner Builds 'HotelTap' Workplace Cloud Communication Tool to Boost Staff EfficiencyIdeal for hotels with 50+ rooms, HotelTap is enabling owners, managers and empl
Hotel Owner Builds 'HotelTap' Workplace Cloud Communication Tool to Boost Staff Efficiency
Hospitality Net / Posted 4 days ago
Ideal for hotels with 50+ rooms, HotelTap is enabling owners, managers and employees to communicate better via messaging; Multi-brand users are praising the... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Office 365 emerges as most popular enterprise service in new surveyNew report from Okta shows businesses picking up Microsoft's office suite Micr
Office 365 emerges as most popular enterprise service in new survey
techcentral.ie / Posted 5 days ago
New report from Okta shows businesses picking up Microsoft's office suite Microsoft’s Office 365 has passed Salesforce.com as the most popular service among companies that use Okta’s device and identity management products, according to a new... Read more
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The Register
Yammer security sub-standard says US Veterans' Affairs DeptAmerica's Veterans Affairs inspector general has sideswiped the department for
Yammer security sub-standard says US Veterans' Affairs Dept
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
America's Veterans Affairs inspector general has sideswiped the department for what it says is “improper” use of Yammer, Microsoft's inside-the-firewall Twitter clone. In what looks like a mistaken enthusiasm for cool-tools, a sysadmin installed... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Technically advancedAs the Otago Daily Times prepares to celebrate this year's Class Act awards nex
Technically advanced
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
As the Otago Daily Times prepares to celebrate this year's Class Act awards next week, Kim Dungey catches up with some former recipients and finds their lives are seamlessly integrated with the digital universe. Tim Tait tests code he developed for... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Chat network used by VA staff was a major security risk, investigation saysA chat network used by staff at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) was a m
Chat network used by VA staff was a major security risk, investigation says
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
A chat network used by staff at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) was a major security risk and open to anyone who had ever been a contractor or an employee at the VA, an internal investigation found. According to the VA’s Office of the... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
Are VA techies slacking off on Yammer?Things got a little loose on the in-house social network at the Department of V
Are VA techies slacking off on Yammer?
Federal Computer Week / Posted 8 days ago
Things got a little loose on the in-house social network at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and the agency's watchdog is cracking down. Under then-CIO Stephen Warren, VA adopted Yammer, an Microsoft-owned online business collaboration platform... Read more
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TechCrunch
Today Is The Last Day To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF TicketsWe’re thrilled with the lineup of speakers we have in store for you. Disrupt wi
Today Is The Last Day To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF Tickets
TechCrunch / Posted 8 days ago
We’re thrilled with the lineup of speakers we have in store for you. Disrupt will feature some of the best and brightest minds in tech, from smart investors and venture capitalists like Vinod Khosla, Jon Callaghan and Ron Conway to inventors and... Read more
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TechCrunch
There Are Only 2 Days Left To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF TicketsThe clock is ticking. If you’ve been holding out on purchasing tickets to Disru
There Are Only 2 Days Left To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF Tickets
TechCrunch / Posted 9 days ago
The clock is ticking. If you’ve been holding out on purchasing tickets to Disrupt SF 2015, you have just two days left to score them at the low, early-bird price of $1,995. You seriously don’t want to miss out on the opportunity to save $1,000 on... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Eight Expert Tips For Travelling With Your ToddlerAs a former professional travel writer, I’d like to think I speak with authorit
Eight Expert Tips For Travelling With Your Toddler
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 10 days ago
As a former professional travel writer, I’d like to think I speak with authority for both adult and, now, kid travel. Here, then, are my eight pro tips for travelling with your infant, baby, or toddler. (Baby jetlag, however, is another story, for... Read more
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TechCrunch
Only 3 Days Left To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF TicketsDisrupt SF is right around the corner, and the deadline for getting early bird
Only 3 Days Left To Save $1,000 On Disrupt SF Tickets
TechCrunch / Posted 10 days ago
Disrupt SF is right around the corner, and the deadline for getting early bird ticket pricing to the show ends this week. You seriously don’t want to miss out on the opportunity to save $1,000 on tickets to the hottest show in tech — an event you... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Collaboration Tools of the Most Productive Remote TeamsCollaboration is the mainstay of any distributed team. If you’re not working in
Collaboration Tools of the Most Productive Remote Teams
Entrpreneur / Posted 10 days ago
Collaboration is the mainstay of any distributed team. If you’re not working in the same building as your colleague or manager, how do you stay connected, brainstorm, resolve problems and progress towards your individual and business goals? Even if... Read more
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Business Insider
Microsoft just reminded us how Windows 10 is a huge change from all previous versionsWith Windows 10, Microsoft is doing something it's never done before, and it go
Microsoft just reminded us how Windows 10 is a huge change from all previous versions
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
With Windows 10, Microsoft is doing something it's never done before, and it goes to the heart of the fundamental shift the company is making. The company just announced that members of the Windows Insider Program could download a new build of... Read more
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Canberra Times
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacyStewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting At
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacy
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Stewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting Atlassian with a new challenge. Photo: Slack Slack, the world's hottest startup, has emerged as a new threat to Australian tech darling Atlassian in the lucrative market... Read more
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WA Today
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacyStewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting At
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacy
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
Stewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting Atlassian with a new challenge. Photo: Slack Slack, the world's hottest startup, has emerged as a new threat to Australian tech darling Atlassian in the lucrative market... Read more
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The Age
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacyStewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting At
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacy
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Stewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting Atlassian with a new challenge. Photo: Slack Slack, the world's hottest startup, has emerged as a new threat to Australian tech darling Atlassian in the lucrative market... Read more
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Canberra Times
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacyStewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting At
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacy
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Stewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting Atlassian with a new challenge. Photo: Slack Slack, the world's hottest startup, has emerged as a new threat to Australian tech darling Atlassian in the lucrative market... Read more
5 related stories
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Brisbane Times
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacyStewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting At
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacy
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
Stewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting Atlassian with a new challenge. Photo: Slack Slack, the world's hottest startup, has emerged as a new threat to Australian tech darling Atlassian in the lucrative market... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacyStewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting At
It's Slack versus HipChat in the battle for office messaging supremacy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Stewart Butterfield, CEO and founder of Slack...it's fast rise is presenting Atlassian with a new challenge. Photo: Slack Slack, the world's hottest startup, has emerged as a new threat to Australian tech darling Atlassian in the lucrative market... Read more
5 related stories
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Computer World Australia
Slack cofounder: 'We didn't have a sense of the scale it could grow to'If there's anything Cal Henderson knows about, it's scaling technology to keep
Slack cofounder: 'We didn't have a sense of the scale it could grow to'
Computer World Australia / Posted 12 days ago
If there's anything Cal Henderson knows about, it's scaling technology to keep up with extremely rapid growth. As cofounder and CTO of Slack, maker of the wildly popular cloud-based team communication software by the same name, Henderson has seen... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Real Solution To Get The Best Work From Your TeamAgile product development represents a positive step forward, but I don't belie
The Real Solution To Get The Best Work From Your Team
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
Agile product development represents a positive step forward, but I don't believe it went far enough. Before Agile, it was all too common for teams to spend a tremendous amount of time and resources building something only to find that their customer... Read more
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CIO
Slack cofounder: 'We didn't have a sense of the scale it could grow to'If there's anything Cal Henderson knows about, it's scaling technology to keep
Slack cofounder: 'We didn't have a sense of the scale it could grow to'
CIO / Posted 13 days ago
If there's anything Cal Henderson knows about, it's scaling technology to keep up with extremely rapid growth. As cofounder and CTO of Slack, maker of the wildly popular cloud-based team communication software by the same name, Henderson has seen... Read more
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Salon.com
The week Fox News got Trumped: Roger Ailes sold out, Megyn Kelly took off & the Donald won very, very bigThe past week has been very confusing for anybody trying to figure out what is
The week Fox News got Trumped: Roger Ailes sold out, Megyn Kelly took off & the Donald won very, very big
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
The past week has been very confusing for anybody trying to figure out what is going on in the saga of Donald Trump and Fox News. There was the report that had Roger Ailes bowing to Trump after his attacks on Megyn Kelly during and after last week’s... Read more
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PC Advisor
Slack cofounder: 'We didn't have a sense of the scale it could grow to' If there's anything Cal Henderson knows about, it's scaling technology to k
Slack cofounder: 'We didn't have a sense of the scale it could grow to'
PC Advisor / Posted 15 days ago
If there's anything Cal Henderson knows about, it's scaling technology to keep up with extremely rapid... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Microsoft updates Yammer to make working within groups easierThe new Yammer group interface. Image: Microsoft Improvements to enterprise so
Microsoft updates Yammer to make working within groups easier
techcentral.ie / Posted 15 days ago
The new Yammer group interface. Image: Microsoft Improvements to enterprise social network focus on content discovery, user interface Microsoft announced a raft of improvements to its Yammer enterprise social network today focused on helping people... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Microsoft updates Yammer to make working within groups easierMicrosoft announced a smorgasbord of improvements to its Yammer enterprise soci
Microsoft updates Yammer to make working within groups easier
Computer World Australia / Posted 15 days ago
Microsoft announced a smorgasbord of improvements to its Yammer enterprise social network today focused on helping people connect more easily with their teams. By default, people who access Yammer via their web browser will be taken to a new... Read more
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PC Advisor
Microsoft updates Yammer to make working within groups easier Microsoft updates Yammer to make working within groups...
Microsoft updates Yammer to make working within groups easier
PC Advisor / Posted 15 days ago
Microsoft updates Yammer to make working within groups... Read more
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iTWire
Microsoft now speaks 50 languages – use almost any deviceMobile fist, cloud first Microsoft has announced general availability of its Tr
Microsoft now speaks 50 languages – use almost any device
iTWire / Posted 18 days ago
Mobile fist, cloud first Microsoft has announced general availability of its Translator for Android wear, Apple watch, as well as Windows Phone, and Windows devices. It supports software including Office 365, Skype, Internet Explorer/Edge, Safari,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Something just changed for the Cubs -- maybe everythingHere’s what the Cubs’ four-game sweep of the Giants means: They’ve gone from c
Something just changed for the Cubs -- maybe everything
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Here’s what the Cubs’ four-game sweep of the Giants means: They’ve gone from cute to contenders. Now, everybody is looking. Now, they’re a target. Now, it’s serious. That’s what it feels like to me. Like something changed last weekend. The... Read more
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Forbes
Microsoft Jumps On Android And iOS To Boost Its Wearable StrategyMicrosoft’s strategy to gather users to its cloud based services continued to g
Microsoft Jumps On Android And iOS To Boost Its Wearable Strategy
Forbes / Posted 19 days ago
Microsoft’s strategy to gather users to its cloud based services continued to grow this week as it improved its offering in the wearable space. Microsoft Band (image: Ewan Spence) The latest update to Microsoft Outlook on iOS increases the... Read more
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PC Magazine
Microsoft Brings Outlook to Apple WatchIf you're always checking your email for important business-related matters, we
Microsoft Brings Outlook to Apple Watch
PC Magazine / Posted 22 days ago
If you're always checking your email for important business-related matters, we have some good news. Outlook is now available on Apple Watch. Microsoft on Thursday launched its Outlook app on Apple's wearable. It will send you what Microsoft calls... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Microsoft doubles down on watch apps with Translator, Outlook and moreApple Watch owners now have their own version of Outlook, and Microsoft has now
Microsoft doubles down on watch apps with Translator, Outlook and more
Computer World Australia / Posted 22 days ago
Apple Watch owners now have their own version of Outlook, and Microsoft has now brought OneNote to Android Wear after first making it available on Apple's smartwatch earlier this year. Both watch operating systems also received a new Microsoft... Read more
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PC Advisor
Microsoft doubles down on watch apps with Translator, Outlook and more Apple Watch owners now have their own version of Outlook, and Microsoft has
Microsoft doubles down on watch apps with Translator, Outlook and more
PC Advisor / Posted 23 days ago
Apple Watch owners now have their own version of Outlook, and Microsoft has now brought OneNote to Android... Read more
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Macworld
Microsoft doubles down on watch apps with Translator, Outlook and more Microsoft jumped further into the smartwatch app market Thursday, launching a
Microsoft doubles down on watch apps with Translator, Outlook and more
Macworld / Posted 23 days ago
Microsoft jumped further into the smartwatch app market Thursday, launching a trio of applications that put its services on users’ wrists. Apple Watch owners now have their own... Read more
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TechCrunch
Microsoft Outlook For Apple Watch One-Ups Apple’s Native Email ClientMicrosoft Outlook is now a fully-featured Apple Watch app. An updated version o
Microsoft Outlook For Apple Watch One-Ups Apple’s Native Email Client
TechCrunch / Posted 23 days ago
Microsoft Outlook is now a fully-featured Apple Watch app. An updated version of the iOS applicationreleased today added the new smartwatch functionality, which includes the ability to quickly glance at your inbox from the Apple Watch face, access... Read more
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AdWeek
How Amazon Took a Good CBS Pilot and Made It GreatTransparent's critical acclaim has been both a blessing and a curse for Amazon.
How Amazon Took a Good CBS Pilot and Made It Great
AdWeek / Posted 23 days ago
Transparent's critical acclaim has been both a blessing and a curse for Amazon. While the show's 11 Emmy nominations and two Golden Globe wins have helped legitimize the streaming service as a new home for top-shelf TV, Amazon's other original series... Read more
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TechCrunch
Pitch Your Startup At The TechCrunch Lisbon Office Hours This WednesdayIf you’re a startup, you’ve heard of TechCrunch’s Startup Alley and the Battlef
Pitch Your Startup At The TechCrunch Lisbon Office Hours This Wednesday
TechCrunch / Posted 26 days ago
If you’re a startup, you’ve heard of TechCrunch’s Startup Alley and the Battlefield. It’s a big part of our TechCrunch Disrupt conference. Hundreds of startups from all over the world vie for a spot on the main stage or on our showroom floor, to be... Read more
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TechCrunch
December’s Disrupt London To Feature Delivery Hero And WallapopWe’re continuing to announce speakers for our TechCrunch Disrupt London confere
December’s Disrupt London To Feature Delivery Hero And Wallapop
TechCrunch / Posted 29 days ago
We’re continuing to announce speakers for our TechCrunch Disrupt London conference on December 7-8, 2015. The conference will feature an amazing slate of global startups, investors, influential speakers, VIP guests and more. Niklas Östberg, Delivery... Read more

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