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ECMConnection
New AvePoint Online Services Release Enhances Microsoft Office 365 Content And User Lifecycle ManagementLatest AvePoint Online Services release features a new Site Lifecycle Timeline,
New AvePoint Online Services Release Enhances Microsoft Office 365 Content And User Lifecycle Management
ECMConnection / Posted 3 days ago
Latest AvePoint Online Services release features a new Site Lifecycle Timeline, ownership continuity enforcement, and Yammer integration JERSEY CITY, NJ (PRWEB) - AvePoint, the Microsoft Cloud expert, today announced the general availability of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Microsoft sees integration opportunities in LinkedIn purchase - but will users care?its customer relationship management software, Dynamics. Its previous foray int
Microsoft sees integration opportunities in LinkedIn purchase - but will users care?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
its customer relationship management software, Dynamics. Its previous foray into buying a corporate focused social network Yammer for US$1.2 billion (NZ$ 1.6 billion) has been unspectacular. Despite declarations that Yammer would continue... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Xero's Drury on innovation Down Underdistributed business. Our C-suite is positioned right around the world. We use
Xero's Drury on innovation Down Under
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
distributed business. Our C-suite is positioned right around the world. We use Google Hangouts and collaborative tools like Yammer to be the virtual watercooler." Drury said software and computing were going through a fundamental change to put data... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the European Union votepolls on June 23 in referendum on their EU membership. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the European Union vote
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
polls on June 23 in referendum on their EU membership. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP) It’s one thing when a bunch of politicians yammer on about an issue facing a country, but when David Beckham steps up to the mic to take a position, it’s time to start... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the European Union votepolls on June 23 in referendum on their EU membership. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the European Union vote
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
polls on June 23 in referendum on their EU membership. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP) It’s one thing when a bunch of politicians yammer on about an issue facing a country, but when David Beckham steps up to the mic to take a position, it’s time to start... Read more
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Fortune
Slack Is Making Its Workplace Chat App Even Stickierof image-sharing site Flicker. Its latest funding round, disclosed in April, ga
Slack Is Making Its Workplace Chat App Even Stickier
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
of image-sharing site Flicker. Its latest funding round, disclosed in April, gave it a valuation of $3.8 billion. Slack faces plenty of competition in business messaging services, including Yammer, acquired by Microsoft, and Atlassian’s... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the...It’s one thing when a bunch of politicians yammer on about an issue facing a co
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
It’s one thing when a bunch of politicians yammer on about an issue facing a country, but when David Beckham steps up to the mic to take a position, it’s time to start listening. The former soccer god spoke out on Tuesday about the biggest issue... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the...It’s one thing when a bunch of politicians yammer on about an issue facing a co
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
It’s one thing when a bunch of politicians yammer on about an issue facing a country, but when David Beckham steps up to the mic to take a position, it’s time to start listening. The former soccer god spoke out on Tuesday about the biggest issue... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the...It’s one thing when a bunch of politicians yammer on about an issue facing a co
What is Brexit? What you need to know about the UK and the...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
It’s one thing when a bunch of politicians yammer on about an issue facing a country, but when David Beckham steps up to the mic to take a position, it’s time to start listening. The former soccer god spoke out on Tuesday about the biggest issue... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
26 Billion Reasons Why Microsoft Must Beat Slack To The Future of Productivityproposal. Microsoft has tried to make a Slack-like service work several times:
26 Billion Reasons Why Microsoft Must Beat Slack To The Future of Productivity
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
proposal. Microsoft has tried to make a Slack-like service work several times: It bought Skype in 2011 for $8.5 billion and Yammer, another office-collaboration tool, in 2012 for $1.2 billion. Neither deal proved transformative. Microsoft hasn't... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Reasons Microsoft's LinkedIn Acquisition Is a Bad MoveNokia's devices with its mobile software business despite Nadella's focus on mo
3 Reasons Microsoft's LinkedIn Acquisition Is a Bad Move
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
Nokia's devices with its mobile software business despite Nadella's focus on mobile upon taking over the company. Its Yammer acquisition has become an afterthought add-on to Office 365, which adds no real value to the enterprise chat app.... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Reasons Microsoft's LinkedIn Acquisition Is a Bad MoveNokia's devices with its mobile software business despite Nadella's focus on mo
3 Reasons Microsoft's LinkedIn Acquisition Is a Bad Move
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
Nokia's devices with its mobile software business despite Nadella's focus on mobile upon taking over the company. Its Yammer acquisition has become an afterthought add-on to Office 365, which adds no real value to the enterprise chat app.... Read more
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iTWire
Microsoft and LinkedIn are a good fithigh-cost chance and build/expand their social capabilities. I also think Micr
Microsoft and LinkedIn are a good fit
iTWire / Posted 9 days ago
high-cost chance and build/expand their social capabilities. I also think Microsoft has learned a lot after their Yammer acquisition and will be treating this more like their Skype purchase. The end user side will remain unchanged while... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Why LinkedIn won't be another Nokia for Microsoftto you.” Sussin goes on to argue that being able to integrate these algorithms
Why LinkedIn won't be another Nokia for Microsoft
techcentral.ie / Posted 11 days ago
to you.” Sussin goes on to argue that being able to integrate these algorithms with existing Microsoft services like Yammer and its Dynamics customer relationship management software would prove invaluable for business-to-business sales and... Read more
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Fortune
Most M&As Fail, and Microsoft Should Be Worriedtwo and a half years ago. The firm previously purchased Skype in 2011 for $8.5
Most M&As Fail, and Microsoft Should Be Worried
Fortune / Posted 11 days ago
two and a half years ago. The firm previously purchased Skype in 2011 for $8.5 billion, Nokia in 2013 for $7.6 billion, and Yammer in 2012 for $1.2 billion. These acquisitions are not for the faint-hearted. To put this breathtaking figure into... Read more
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CIO
Microsoft's big bet on LinkedIn not just about dataa traditional B2C customer experience: smart and personalized." LinkedIn will
Microsoft's big bet on LinkedIn not just about data
CIO / Posted 12 days ago
a traditional B2C customer experience: smart and personalized." LinkedIn will complement Microsoft's Skype for Business, Yammer and other enterprise-focused services, as well, according to Jack Gold, president and principal analyst at J. Gold... Read more
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CIO
Microsoft bought LinkedIn for your relationship datayou can take advantage of it. Buying LinkedIn gives Microsoft a fast track to a
Microsoft bought LinkedIn for your relationship data
CIO / Posted 12 days ago
you can take advantage of it. Buying LinkedIn gives Microsoft a fast track to an HCM system to compete with SAP and Oracle. Yammering on It’s worth noting that LinkedIn won’t replace enterprise social network tool Yammer, but it might help... Read more
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Evening Standard
12 reasons why we're all about to say goodbye to emailingIT services firm Capgemini reported cutting internal email traffic by 40 per ce
12 reasons why we're all about to say goodbye to emailing
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
IT services firm Capgemini reported cutting internal email traffic by 40 per cent in 18 months after putting staff on Yammer, another social network for businesses. When the likes of the CBI start issuing press releases about reducing internal... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Microsoft covets LinkedIn algorithmsmost valuable and most actionable to you.” If Microsoft can integrate those te
Microsoft covets LinkedIn algorithms
techcentral.ie / Posted 12 days ago
most valuable and most actionable to you.” If Microsoft can integrate those technologies into its existing products – Yammer, for one, a $1.2 billion acquisition, and its Office 365 suite as well – and thus transfer LinkedIn’s now-public... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Microsoft Strikes $26.2-Bn Deal To Buy Linkedinworth over one billion dollars. This includes Navision in 2002 (USD 1.45 billi
Microsoft Strikes $26.2-Bn Deal To Buy Linkedin
SiliconIndia / Posted 12 days ago
worth over one billion dollars. This includes Navision in 2002 (USD 1.45 billion), Skype in 2011 (USD 8.5 billion), Yammer in 2012 (USD 1.2 billion), Nokia (2013) (USD 9.4 billion) and Mojang (2014) for USD 2.5 billion. In a statement,... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Microsoft covets LinkedIn algorithmsmost valuable and most actionable to you." If Microsoft can integrate those te
Microsoft covets LinkedIn algorithms
Computer World Australia / Posted 12 days ago
most valuable and most actionable to you." If Microsoft can integrate those technologies into its existing products -- Yammer, for one, a $1.2 billion acquisition, and its Office 365 suite as well -- and thus transfer LinkedIn's now-public... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Microsoft talks up integration with LinkedIn, but will users care?a corporate-based social networking platform into its product offerings was les
Microsoft talks up integration with LinkedIn, but will users care?
SiliconANGLE / Posted 12 days ago
a corporate-based social networking platform into its product offerings was less than spectacular. When it first acquired Yammer for $1.2 billion in 2012, Microsoft insisted the site would continue to operate independently. But now the service is... Read more
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Fortune
This Startup’s Software is Like WhatsApp, Only for Field WorkersIt would be easy to lump Zinc, founded three years by two former Yammer employe
This Startup’s Software is Like WhatsApp, Only for Field Workers
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
It would be easy to lump Zinc, founded three years by two former Yammer employees, together with Slack, Atlassian, and the dozens of other software companies hawking team communication and messaging apps. But Stacey Epstein, the former SAP and... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Why Microsoft Buying LinkedIn For $26B Is A Smart Movestrong suit. The LinkedIn acquisition is just the latest tool in a robust palet
Why Microsoft Buying LinkedIn For $26B Is A Smart Move
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
strong suit. The LinkedIn acquisition is just the latest tool in a robust palette of office software, including Office 365, Yammer, Skype, and the calendar app Sunrise. What LinkedIn brings to the table is recruitment technology, training tools... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Egg still on Microsoft’s face from acquisitions that failedover the web. Itching for ways to interact beyond email, workers gravitated to
Egg still on Microsoft’s face from acquisitions that failed
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
over the web. Itching for ways to interact beyond email, workers gravitated to chat technologies like Hipchat, Slack and Yammer — which Microsoft bought in 2012 for $1.2 billion. Document-signing services such as DocuSign, videoconferencing... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
LinkedIn acquisition could help Microsoft – if its CEO knows what he’s doingCEO Steve Ballmer, Microsoft became known for slow, inefficient acquisitions in
LinkedIn acquisition could help Microsoft – if its CEO knows what he’s doing
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 13 days ago
CEO Steve Ballmer, Microsoft became known for slow, inefficient acquisitions including enterprise social networking site Yammer, which was finally integrated into the company’s Office 365 suite in February, four years after it was acquired in... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
5 Essential Skills You Need To Keep Your Job In The Next 10 Yearsspend more than quarter of their workdays reading, writing, and responding to e
5 Essential Skills You Need To Keep Your Job In The Next 10 Years
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
spend more than quarter of their workdays reading, writing, and responding to email. And it’s happening. Platforms like Yammer and Slack cut down on the flow of messages in your inbox and keep project versions, information, and updates in one... Read more
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Computer Business Review
If data is the new oil, then Microsoft has just bought a big data enterprise rig in LinkedInSocial capability." Although this is not Microsoft's first foray into the soci
If data is the new oil, then Microsoft has just bought a big data enterprise rig in LinkedIn
Computer Business Review / Posted 13 days ago
Social capability." Although this is not Microsoft's first foray into the social media market - in 2012 it acquired Yammer - the data is a game changer and provides many opportunities. Martin Garner, Senior VP at CCS Insight said: "There... Read more
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Japan Today
Microsoft shifts to social with huge LinkedIn deal ‹ Japan TodayGold of J. Gold Associates said LinkedIn “is highly complementary” to Microsoft
Microsoft shifts to social with huge LinkedIn deal ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 13 days ago
Gold of J. Gold Associates said LinkedIn “is highly complementary” to Microsoft services such as Skype for Business and Yammer. The acquisition “gives Microsoft a great way to keep a pulse on what business users are doing on the web and how... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Microsoft pays $26 billion for LinkedIn in biggest deal yetbusiness, Skype hasn't matched the promise of integrating into other products a
Microsoft pays $26 billion for LinkedIn in biggest deal yet
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
business, Skype hasn't matched the promise of integrating into other products after the $8.5 billion deal in 2011, and Yammer has been a mixed bag after the corporate social-network operator was bought in 2012. Nadella's 2014 purchase of Mojang... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Microsoft shifts to social with huge LinkedIn dealGold of J. Gold Associates said LinkedIn “is highly complementary” to Microsoft
Microsoft shifts to social with huge LinkedIn deal
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
Gold of J. Gold Associates said LinkedIn “is highly complementary” to Microsoft services such as Skype for Business and Yammer. The acquisition “gives Microsoft a great way to keep a pulse on what business users are doing on the web and how... Read more
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eWeek
Microsoft-LinkedIn Deal May Prove Better Fit Than Earlier BuyoutsGold, principal analyst for J. Gold Associates, LinkedIn will be highly complem
Microsoft-LinkedIn Deal May Prove Better Fit Than Earlier Buyouts
eWeek / Posted 13 days ago
Gold, principal analyst for J. Gold Associates, LinkedIn will be highly complementary to Microsoft’s Skype for Business, Yammer, and other enterprise-focused services. In addition, Gold says that Microsoft can get much better insight into its... Read more
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iol.co.za
Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26bnrecord with acquisitions, including paying $9.4 billion for phone maker Nokia i
Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26bn
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
record with acquisitions, including paying $9.4 billion for phone maker Nokia in 2014, $1.2 billion for business network Yammer in 2012, $8.5 billion for video-calling tool Skype in 2011, and $6.3 billion for ad business aQuantive in 2007. In... Read more
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The Irish Times
Analysis: Microsoft surprises market with LinkedIn acquisitionmakes sense. The company has previous in this regard, having acquired the corp
Analysis: Microsoft surprises market with LinkedIn acquisition
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
makes sense. The company has previous in this regard, having acquired the corporate-friendly community-building tool Yammer for $1.2 billion in 2012, although it has failed to capitalise on that purchase. With the LinkedIn deal, Microsoft now... Read more
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TheBull
Microsoft shifts to social with huge LinkedIn dealGold of J. Gold Associates said LinkedIn "is highly complementary" to Microsoft
Microsoft shifts to social with huge LinkedIn deal
TheBull / Posted 13 days ago
Gold of J. Gold Associates said LinkedIn "is highly complementary" to Microsoft services such as Skype for Business and Yammer. The acquisition "gives Microsoft a great way to keep a pulse on what business users are doing on the web and how... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The real value in Microsoft's $26-billion bet on LinkedInacquisition, the makers of Power Point, and less like the purchase of another w
The real value in Microsoft's $26-billion bet on LinkedIn
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
acquisition, the makers of Power Point, and less like the purchase of another workplace social network, the Slack precursor Yammer (which has withered under Microsoft). One of the areas chief executive officer Satya Nadella seems most excited about... Read more
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MedCity News
Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2B, healthcare wonders what the future holdscontent — developing the early signs of enterprise social networking that it ki
Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2B, healthcare wonders what the future holds
MedCity News / Posted 13 days ago
content — developing the early signs of enterprise social networking that it kicked off with its acquisition of Yammer for $1.2 billion in 2012. LinkedIn’s wider social network, pegged as it is to groups of employees and employers, will... Read more
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Perth Now
Microsoft spends big on LinkedInpaid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major pur
Microsoft spends big on LinkedIn
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
paid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major purchases have included social networking tool Yammer in 2012, and videoconferencing service Skype in 2011. Microsoft also attempted to buy online portal Yahoo in 2008,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Microsoft spends big on LinkedInpaid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major pur
Microsoft spends big on LinkedIn
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
paid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major purchases have included social networking tool Yammer in 2012, and videoconferencing service Skype in 2011. Microsoft also attempted to buy online portal Yahoo in 2008,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Microsoft spends big on LinkedInpaid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major pur
Microsoft spends big on LinkedIn
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
paid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major purchases have included social networking tool Yammer in 2012, and videoconferencing service Skype in 2011. Microsoft also attempted to buy online portal Yahoo in 2008,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Why Facebook forced Microsoft to overpay for LinkedInrise of mobile and by Google's browser-based technology for employee workstatio
Why Facebook forced Microsoft to overpay for LinkedIn
Crain's New York Business / Posted 13 days ago
rise of mobile and by Google's browser-based technology for employee workstations. In 2012, Microsoft paid $1.2 billion for Yammer, a service that allowed companies to build their own social networks, but Microsoft customers weren't really... Read more
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Herald Sun
Microsoft spends big on LinkedInpaid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major pur
Microsoft spends big on LinkedIn
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
paid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major purchases have included social networking tool Yammer in 2012, and videoconferencing service Skype in 2011. Microsoft also attempted to buy online portal Yahoo in 2008,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Microsoft spends big on LinkedInpaid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major pur
Microsoft spends big on LinkedIn
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
paid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major purchases have included social networking tool Yammer in 2012, and videoconferencing service Skype in 2011. Microsoft also attempted to buy online portal Yahoo in 2008,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for US$26.2 billion in its largest dealto US$50.06. Microsoft has a mixed track record when it comes to acquisitions,
Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for US$26.2 billion in its largest deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
to US$50.06. Microsoft has a mixed track record when it comes to acquisitions, with past targets such as business network Yammer, internet video conferencing service Skype and particularly phone company Nokia failing to deliver hoped-for... Read more
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Fortune
How LinkedIn Could Finally Make Microsoft Dynamics a Big Dealis a ton of skepticism about whether Microsoft can execute a big acquisition su
How LinkedIn Could Finally Make Microsoft Dynamics a Big Deal
Fortune / Posted 13 days ago
is a ton of skepticism about whether Microsoft can execute a big acquisition successfully. Skeptics point to aQuantive, Yammer, and Nokia as past Microsoft acquisitions that did not go well. Independent analyst Jonathan Yarmis was struck that... Read more
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NBC News
Why LinkedIn Won't Lose its Buzz After Microsoft Dealtechnology giant's umbrella. Read More from CNBC: LinkedIn CEO: Why the Micros
Why LinkedIn Won't Lose its Buzz After Microsoft Deal
NBC News / Posted 14 days ago
technology giant's umbrella. Read More from CNBC: LinkedIn CEO: Why the Microsoft Deal Won't Be a Disaster Microsoft's workplace social network Yammer, for instance, failed to retain the buzz of rival Slack, Google Search trends... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billionyear before. The company has also had a hard time breaking into the business so
Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billion
KGTV San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
year before. The company has also had a hard time breaking into the business social-networking industry. Microsoft bought Yammer , a different enterprise social network, for over a billion dollars four years ago, but Yammer never really took off.... Read more
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CNBC
Why LinkedIn won't lose its buzz under Microsoftof seemingly middling companies that apparently lost their hype under the enter
Why LinkedIn won't lose its buzz under Microsoft
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
of seemingly middling companies that apparently lost their hype under the enterprise technology giant's umbrella. Microsoft's workplace social network Yammer, for instance, failed to retain the buzz of rival Slack, Google Search trends data... Read more
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News.com.au
Microsoft spends big on LinkedInpaid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major pur
Microsoft spends big on LinkedIn
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
paid $7.2 billion for Finnish mobile phone firm Nokia in 2013. Other major purchases have included social networking tool Yammer in 2012, and videoconferencing service Skype in 2011. Microsoft also attempted to buy online portal Yahoo in 2008,... Read more
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