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January 14, 2021
Big tech companies' enforcement of acceptable use policies following Capitol riots is questioned, as some say First Amendment rights to free speech should extend to social networks.
January 07, 2021
Twitter has permanently suspended President Trump's account. Facebook has banned the president until the end of his term and possibly beyond.
July 30, 2020
The Yammer redesign underscores Microsoft's renewed commitment to the social networking app after years of speculation that it would discontinue the product and focus on Teams.
May 22, 2020
Workplace Rooms, a new video conferencing service for Facebook's business customers, falls short of competitors on features.
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Social media and social networking appear to be interchangeable terms, but they serve different use cases. Learn the difference between social media and social networking. Continue Reading
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This guide will get you up to date on what's happening in the world of UC, including how UC employs AI now, and what's new with UC tools for business messaging and contact centers. Continue Reading
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It's likely that even your hardware-based meeting room is making use of software. Our expert explains where software fits into meeting rooms and its use cases. Continue Reading
The adoption of team communication apps is on the rise, as enterprises focus on improving workflow and efficiency through contextualized communication. Continue Reading
Google plans to shut down its consumer-oriented Google+ social networking service and focus on a corporate social network for enterprise customers. The tech giant made the announcement last week ... Continue Reading
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Enterprises are favoring team collaboration platforms over stand-alone social tools, pushing vendors to keep up with more comprehensive collaboration platforms, like Slack. Continue Reading
Mio -- winner of TechTarget's Network Innovation Award -- enables a Slack, Microsoft Teams and Cisco Webex integration, enabling internal communication and collaboration across messaging apps. Continue Reading
As team messaging applications such as Slack and Cisco Spark grow in popularity, they could decrease reliance on email, 1-800 customer service numbers and even LinkedIn. Continue Reading
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Learn how social networking sites compound the insider threat risk, and explore how to mitigate the threat with policy, training and technology. Continue Reading
Team collaboration applications such as Slack and Unify Circuit can make life easier for enterprises. But for some organizations, the risk might not be worth the reward. Continue Reading
Employees love the ease of downloading apps. But IT needs to be vigilant in providing workers with what they want while maintaining security over SaaS products. Continue Reading