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FatWire Software announced the next generation of its FatWire Mobility Server, giving organizations the ability to enable their mobile web presence. With the server, organizations can incorporate a mobile channel as a key component of their marketing and customer experience initiatives.
Posted Jan 18, 2011
Queplix Corp. introduced its new Application Software Blades, integrating three major social media sites with its content. Companies can capture information from Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google contacts to link it with corporate data.
Posted Jan 18, 2011
Techlightenment, a U.K.-based provider of social media marketing tools, has been acquired by Experian, the global information services company.
Posted Jan 18, 2011
Unicorn Media, Inc., a provider of enterprise online video workflow tools, will be providing its Media-as-a-Service 4.0 platform to DesiYou, a content agency specializing in digital video distribution and original productions for Hollywood/Indian entertainment markets. DesiYou will use the platform to easily deliver short films and original programming to over 55 countries, as well as to over 4,400 IP-enabled devices.
Posted Jan 13, 2011
Baynote, announced that it has closed a $13 million Series C financing round. The investment round was led by SingTel Innov8, the corporate venture arm of the SingTel Group. All existing investors, including Hummer Winblad, Steamboat Ventures, and JK&B Capital also participated in the round. Baynote also announced that former SAP executive Doug Merritt has been named president and CEO.
Posted Jan 13, 2011
Lands End is launching its new digital catalogs via an app for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. The company launched its digital catalog this January with an app that features enhanced functions, including touch, pinch, and zoom gestures. Future versions will also include unique content and video.
Posted Jan 13, 2011
FuzeDigital announced the release of Fuze SuiteTM 8.0, a platform that silos online communities, customer care technologies, and knowledge base content, and also include a social business platform. The platform is designed to support and engage knowledge sharing among various aspects of a company, including customers, web visitors, staff, and partners.
Posted Jan 13, 2011
TagMan, a tag management system with real-time attribution for enterprise e-commerce, announced it has closed $2.25 million in Series A funding led by Greycroft Partners. Other investors in the round include iNovia Capital and Angels. TagMan previously raised $2.1 million in Angel funding, the most recent in February 2010 led by Cambridge Angels and the London Business School E100.
Posted Jan 13, 2011
Attivio made available its Active Intelligence Engine (AIE) for SharePoint Integration. The Active Intelligence Engine gives customers a single interface to find and aggregate information across multiple SharePoint instances, as well as other information sources such as websites, databases, email, CRM and other systems.
Posted Jan 13, 2011
Ingram Publisher Services Inc., an Ingram Content Group company, extended its distribution agreement with APA Publications, part of the Langenscheidt Publishing Group. Under the agreement, Langenscheidt Dictionaries and Phrasebooks will be distributed by Ingram.
Posted Jan 13, 2011
WebVisible announced KPEye, a keyword performance engine that analyzes historical data and real-time market data to determine which keywords generate the most conversions. KPEye analyzes the historical success of keywords over hundreds of thousands of campaigns for clicks that convert into leads. The program also identifies keywords that attract attention but don't generate revenue.
Posted Jan 13, 2011
Enterprise cloud computing company Salesforce.com announced it has completed its acquisition of Dimdim for approximately $31 million in cash. Founded in 2007, Dimdim develops real-time communication technologies, including presence, messaging and screen sharing. According to Salesforce.com, the company will use the acquisition to bring new real-time communication capabilities to the Chatter collaboration platform.
Posted Jan 13, 2011
Readex, a division of NewsBank, will release Ethnic American Newspapers from the Balch Collection, 1799-1971, in spring 2011. Featuring more than 130 searchable newspapers in 10 languages from 25 states—including many rare 19th-century titles—the online collection will provide coverage of many influential ethnic groups in U.S. history. Emphasis will be on Americans of Czech, French, German, Hungarian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Jewish, Lithuanian, Polish, Slovak, and Welsh descent. The resource will enable students and scholars to explore aspects of U.S. history, politics, and culture.
Posted Jan 11, 2011
EBSCO Publishing is enabling public libraries to use EBSCOhost as the front end of their online catalogs. Loading catalog records on EBSCOhost allows public libraries to provide patrons with the use of the features and functionality of EBSCOhost.
Posted Jan 11, 2011
Ex Libris Group has named its next-generation library management solution Ex Libris Alma. Alma supports a range of library operations—selection, acquisition, metadata management, digitization, and fulfillment—for all library materials, regardless of their format or location.
Posted Jan 11, 2011
Copia Interactive, LLC announced its application for Windows 7 tablets of its social e-reader, Copia. It has also added features to support IE9 for the Copia Web Portal. The Copia platform was showcased on new Windows 7 tablets and multiple Windows 7 devices at Copia's CES 2011 exhibit.
Posted Jan 11, 2011
IBM and the Premier healthcare alliance announced plans to integrate health information from across hospitals and other healthcare sites. The more than 2,400 hospitals and other healthcare sites involved hope to help improve clinical outcomes, reduce waste, and prepare for new methods of delivering care required by healthcare reform.
Posted Jan 11, 2011
Access Intelligence (AI) has acquired OR Manager, a media brand and events company serving operating room executives, managers, and doctors. OR Manager's suite of publications, webinars, books, and an annual conference will become part of AI's healthcare business information group, Dorland Health.
Posted Jan 11, 2011
MedTech Media, LLC's founder Neil Rouda has sold MedTech Media to the Healthcare Information and Management System Society (HIMSS). Berkery, Noyes & Co., LLC assisted in negotiations of the transaction.
Posted Jan 11, 2011
ProQuest has acquired ebrary. The agreement will combine the companies' technologies and add a quarter of a million ebooks to ProQuest's content offerings. The combined collection will enable users to search across multiple formats, including books, journals, dissertations, newspapers, and video.
Posted Jan 11, 2011
Hoover's, Inc. has signed an agreement with LinkedIn to integrate elements of LinkedIn's functionality into Hoover's online business information platform. Hoover's customers will be able leverage existing connections within the Hoover's workflow.
Posted Jan 11, 2011
Ex Libris Group announced that additional information providers have joined the group of publishers whose content is indexed in the Primo Central Index of scholarly materials.
Posted Jan 06, 2011
EBSCO Publishing and JSTOR have agreed to load metadata from academic journals on JSTOR to EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS). Content on JSTOR covers more than 1,000 academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as monographs and other materials for academic work.
Posted Jan 06, 2011
Coutts Information Services, Ltd., an Ingram Content Group company, announced that it has been selected to develop library programs for The Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO and Singapore Management University (SMU).
Posted Jan 06, 2011
YouSendIt, Inc. announced the acquisitions of Attassa, an email collaboration company, and Zosh, an e-signature provider, for undisclosed amounts. YouSendIt will acquire the technology and personnel of the companies.
Posted Jan 06, 2011
Repucom America, LLC, a broadcast content measurement provider in the U.S., announced the acquisition of Kansas City, Kansas-based Image Impact, Inc., a provider of brand placement measurement in mass media programming.
Posted Jan 06, 2011
The NPD Group, Inc. signed an agreement to acquire In-Stat, LLC, an analyst-based research company focused on the mobile and digital entertainment industries. The acquisition will expand NPD's global coverage of analyst businesses in these markets. NPD also owns DisplaySearch, an electronics market research and consulting firm.
Posted Jan 06, 2011
Children's publishing company Scholastic, Inc. released online learning resource TrueFlix, which includes digitized nonfiction titles from the Children's Press book series True Books. With the tool, teachers in grades 3-5 can help build students' subject content knowledge in science and social studies. Forty-seven titles to date have been digitized with more to come; topics range from climate change and black holes to the Declaration of Independence.
Posted Jan 06, 2011
Amazon's free Buy Once, Read Everywhere Kindle app now includes Windows Phone 7 devices. Kindle for Windows Phone 7 is the first major ebook application available for Windows Phone 7. It includes features built in to a Kindle app for the first time, including personalized recommendations integrated into the app home screen and the ability to send book recommendations without leaving the app. Kindle for Windows Phone 7 can be downloaded from Windows Phone Marketplace.
Posted Jan 06, 2011
According to the DisplaySearch Q4'10 Quarterly TV Design and Features Report, internet-connected televisions are forecast to grow to over 122 million in 2014. The report goes on to detail that the growth was fueled by the Japanese market during 2010, and notes that emerging markets such as Eastern Europe will continue driving growth between now and 2014.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
ConnectWise, a business management solution designed for IT service providers, announced that it has completed integration with VirtualTone, a dedicated VoIP business solution. VTone Sidebar allows for the integration of VirtualTone's inbound and outbound IP calling capabilities with ConnectWise's Business Automation Software.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
Tiki, developers of Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware, made a number of improvements to its Tiki Spreadsheets tool for the Tiki Wiki CMS. First introduced to the Tiki Wiki CMS in 2004, this latest version of Tiki Spreadsheets includes a variety of new features, as well as usability and performance improvements.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
Stand By Soft released version 3.20 of its RationalPlan Project Management Software. This latest version includes a variety of new features, including filters on tasks, improved Microsoft Project integration, increased execution time, and a simplified interface.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
Twitter announced that it was acquiring the team that developed Fluther, a social question and answer website. The company is bringing aboard four engineers and a designer from the popular site, including Fluther's founders. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
According to a recent SEC filing by group-coupon site Groupon, the company has already raised $500 million out of an ongoing $1 billion fund-raising round thanks to participation from several investors, including Russian venture capital firm Digital Sky Technologies. The information was derived from a Securities and Exchange Commission form D Notice of Exempt Offering of Securities which was filed by the company on Dec. 30.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
SourceMedia, a financial services publisher, launched Investment Management Mandate Pipeline, an online service designed to provide leads on investment mandates for institutional asset managers. The site and alert service focus on finding and delivering leads on mandates from pension plan, endowment, foundation, and other large investment pools.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
VIZIO is expanding into the mobile market with the VIZIO smartphone and tablet. The two devices are part of the VIA Plus ecosystem, a system of apps and technology from VIZIO that features a unified user experience across multiple devices, including HDTVs, Blu-ray players, smartphones, and tablets.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
USA TODAY announced the acquisition of Reviewed.com, a group of 12 product-review websites that provide comprehensive reviews for technology products such as digital cameras, camcorders and high definition televisions. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Company management will continue in their current roles and the company will remain in Boston, Mass.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
Facebook is bringing in a $500 million investment from investment bank Goldman Sachs and Digital Sky Technologies, a Russian venture capital firm that has already contributed roughly half a million dollars to the social networking site, according to unnamed sources cited by the New York Times. The companies themselves declined to comment. If accurate, the deal would raise the market valuation of the company to roughly $50 billion.
Posted Jan 04, 2011
Semantico, a provider of technology and services for online publishing, completed an update to World Who's Who. The online resource now includes current biographical information on more than 60,000 of the most influential people in a variety of fields.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
According to a report released by ABI Research, mobile devices might turn out to be the best delivery method for bringing 3D technology into the mainstream market. The company contends that 3D mobile devices will comprise over 11% of the total mobile devices market by 2015.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
VaporStream introduced the next generation of its confidential messaging platform, which gives users a way to discuss business issues in writing without fear of private dialogue and information being compromised. VaporStream's new platform provides expanded mobile access and simplified desktop access, as well as content filtering capabilities.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
Teradata Corporation released Teradata Metadata Management and Transformation, a software application designed to help studios and content owners distribute content across multiple platforms. The new solution takes advantage of master data management to drive title metadata and automate metadata outputs.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
Adeptol announced that GSoft, a content management and broadcast resource planning solutions company, successfully integrated Adeptol's document viewer into its CMS platform Adendo. The AJAX-based document viewer from Adeptol provides faster rendering and viewing of over 300 document formats, with a faster loading time and better user experience.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
Nature Publishing Group (NPG) announced open access options for fifteen additional journals. Forty-one journals published by NPG now offer authors an open access option or are wholly open access, including 80% of its 50 academic and society journals. NPG currently publishes 83 journals, of which 49% offer an open access option to authors.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
Communitelligence is expanding its range of services with Intranet Consultant on Call, which will allow intranet managers to set up telephone or VoIP conversations with Intranet Focus founder and intranet consultant Martin White. The service will allow managers to address such issues as overall intranet strategy, the efficacy of different intranet platforms, value analysis, governance structure, and user satisfaction.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
Amazon delivered an update to its Kindle for Android app that enables users to buy, read, and sync over 100 Kindle-based newspapers and magazines, including The New York Times, Newsweek, and The Atlantic. Users can choose to buy a single issue or subscribe to newspapers and magazines, which will then be automatically delivered to an Android-powered device.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
OpenText Corporation released OpenText eDOCS DM 5.3, a major upgrade to the eDOCS product portfolio that is designed to deliver a more individualized user experience. The new version of eDOCS also features close integration with OpenText ECM Suite 2010 for customers requiring scalability across large enterprise deployments, as well as a number of platform and structural updates in preparation for th next major release in 2012.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
Following several weeks of speculation, it was confirmed on Monday that microblogging service Tumblr received $30 million of additional funding from Sequoia Capital, Union Square Ventures, and Spark Capital. Although information about the funding deal had been scarce, an SEC filing detailing the financing surfaced over the weekend, where it was uncovered by several news sites and blogs, including TechCrunch.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
AOL has agreed to acquire about.me, Inc., a product that allows people to create a single personal profile page that presents their online identities together in one place, to simplify the social experience across the web. This includes profiles on Linkedin, Twitter, Facebook, email, personal blogs and more.
Posted Dec 21, 2010
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