Salesforce Acquisition of Dimdim Closes at $31 Million

Kristina Farrah | January 7th

Enterprise cloud computing company  announced the acquisition of Dimdim, a developer of enterprise applications on a cloud-based communications platform, for $31 million. Salesforce will be employing the technologies acquired to its Chatter service expansion. Since...»

Are You Watching This? The First Sports Tech Client App on Chrome

Kristina Farrah | January 7th

Following the initial success of releasing a browser extension, Are You Watching This?!, a service that alerts you whenever a sporting event gets hot and you should tune in, decided to go all-out with a...»

McAfee Appoints David Small as VP of EMEA

Maria Deutscher | January 7th

Juniper Networks veteran David Small has been recently appointed as McAfee’s VP of channel and commercial business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa region, or EMEA. Small has experience with channel and sales


Microsoft Steps Up, Throws Down

Art Lindsey III | January 7th

Okay, I’m a little late on this, but what’s the rush, really?  Everybody knows that I’m going to have an opinion on Microsoft’s CES keynote, and everybody also knows that until I say it, it just hasn’t...»

Skype Launches Group Video Calling at CES

Maria Deutscher | January 6th

Skype announced it is launching the long anticipated Group Video Calling feature for individual and enterprise subscribers. Aimed for groups of 3 or more, the feature is offered as a part of Skype’s premium


SPOT Connect: Turn Your Smartphone to a Satellite Communicator

Kristina Farrah | January 6th

If you're the type of person who travels to places untouched by civilization, then getting lost is not an option. While smartphones are very helpful in case of an emergency, they are not very far...»

Math is hard. I’ll Be a Tech Blogger

Paul O'Flaherty | January 6th

Matt Rosoff really should consider a career change. Matt Rosoff doesn’t have a clue what he’s talking about, and yesterday's post “See If You Can Spot The Problem With Microsoft’s Tablet Strategy” proves it in fine style....»

LinkedIn Heads for IPO in 2011

Maria Deutscher | January 6th

According to WSJ, business social networking site LinkedIn plans to head for an IPO within a few months. Sources say that the company is likely to file an S-1 registration statement during


Beware of misleading community manager job descriptions

Angela Connor | January 6th

If you’re looking for your first job as a community manager, the best piece of advice I can give you is not to get too caught up in the shiny job description. The second best piece of...»

Tapjoy Secures $21 Million to Fund Growth of Monetization and Distribution Technology

Kristina Farrah | January 6th

A leader in monetization, distribution and publishing services for social and mobile applications, Tapjoy Inc. today announced a funding of $21 million in a round led by Rho Ventures, and participated by existing investors InterWest...»