Five LinkedIn privacy settings you need to know

Many regard LinkedIn as the "safe" social network--there are no games that jeopardize your privacy, you aren't posting incriminating photos of last weekend's Halloween party and you're not TKTKTKTK. But that's no reason

Published on: November 2nd, 2010 Kristin Burnham

How to tame the social network at work

They're a productivity sink and a bandwidth suck. They're a vector for malware and a gift for corporate spies. They're a data spill just waiting to happen. And like it or not, they're

Published on: October 18th, 2010 Dan Tynan

Google: Docs key to long-term workplace changes

Google Inc.'s vision of the not-so-distant future: The corporate workday will be quite different -- and a lot more social.Executives at Google say that emerging cloud-based applications will foster far more collaboration among

Published on: May 11th, 2010 Sharon Gaudin

Adobe debuts Flash tools, renamed Flex Builder

Adobe Systems will roll out on Monday a slew of development tools and technologies for the Flash Platform, including a renamed version of its Flex Builder tool as well as an IDE for

Published on: March 22nd, 2010 Paul Krill

Four fantastic apps that will change the face of Facebook

Although it got its start by enabling people to throw virtual pies at each other and turn themselves into vampires and werewolves, the Facebook ecosystem is growing up before our very eyes. On

Published on: September 4th, 2009 C. G. Lynch


When a social network is taken down by a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack, it’s somewhere between “an inconvenience and real trouble” for an enterprise, according a security expert.But there are other

Published on: August 6th, 2009 Dave Webb

Obama supporters organize a protest against him, using his social network

A group of more than 20,000 supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama have used his official social network to organize an online protest against his stance on legislation set to be taken

Published on: July 9th, 2008 Heather Havenstein

Marc Andreessen looks back on Mosaic’s early days

Marc Andreessen had no idea that the Mosaic browser he co-developed would kick off the Web revolution and become such an enduring and important piece of software. Mosaic, created by Andreessen and Eric

Published on: April 24th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

How healthy is your service-oriented-architecture?

LAS VEGAS -- IBM Corp. has announced services designed to help IT managers figure out whether their service-oriented architecture is working, a social network for IT workers and academics interested in service-oriented architecture

Published on: April 8th, 2008 Greg Meckbach