Software Will Replace You

Alchemy of Change

It doesn’t matter who you are – software is going to take over more and more of what you do. Marc Andreessen just did that for me with Why Software is Eating the World. When we capture those good ideas and best practices in software though, something important happens.

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Why Our Software Needs Social Context

Alchemy of Change

We live in a time when we do a much of our work with others in an online environment, which is why I’ve argued recently that we need our software to get much more emotionally intelligent. Healing Software’s Split Personality.

2011 84

Trending Sources

Online Community Software | Leverage Software

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Leverage Software Who We Are What We Do Client Stories Community Contact Us (415) 946-6164 Leverage Your People Leverage Your Employees Leverage Your Channel Leverage Your Citizens Leverage Your Customers Take The Tour!

Real Story Group: Enterprise Collaboration and Social Software Market in 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

Real Story Group released its 2016 briefing on the state of the enterprise collaboration and social software marketplace, and a blog post with some highlights. Collaboration Software

2016 63

Personal Management Software destroys internet authenticity and democracy

The Bumble Bee

The Guardian reports on the growth in "Persona Management Software" which individuals use to engage in web conversations using multiple identities on forums and social sites. The most disturbing revelation is that the US Air Force have tendered for such software.

Enterprise Social Software Will be Pervasive by 2016 - Perhaps

Portals and KM

The Forrester report, Social Enterprise Apps Redefine Collaboration , predicts that enterprise social software twill become a $6.4 If social software is outside the workflow and not integrated with traditional apps then it is facilitating coffee room conversations. Billion market in 2016. Juan Carlos Perez provides a nice summary of the Forrester report.

2016 53

Research: Social Software Appeals More to Older Workers

Portals and KM

Paul Leonardi, a professor of communication at Northwestern University conducted a carefully controlled experiment to determine the extent, if any, that social software can improve employee content discovery and relevant expertise location.

2013 40

Your online social workspace | Your collaboration software | FMYI

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

We have been dedicated to empowering your team to innovate from day one as a pioneer in social collaboration software. FMYI | For My Innovation. Pricing. Why FMYI? Company. Username. Password. Or Sign up. Forgot your username or your password? love thy. inbox. Never bother filing emails again.

2012 43

Vuuch - Social Software for Manufacturing

Michael Sampson - Currents

Vuuch is social software for organizations making products : " Vuuch is an enterprise social system. Vuuch can be used with any kind of product: from manufactured goods to software and financial products. Collaboration Software

Community Software Could Offer a Sandbox for New Members

Managing Communities

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2016 17

Looking at Middle Management’s Role in Business Software Decisions

Portals and KM

In December 2010, inlevel conducted a research on " Middle Management as Business Software Influencer."  Software tended to be sold to senior business management and CIOs. However, because of increased access to the Web, greater use of cloud applications and simpler applications, a growing number of software purchases do not require senior level support nor need to involve IT.  How do they get information on software now?

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Social Media Analysis Site Offers Directory of Software Firms

Portals and KM

It recently added a growing directory of software vendors. Social Media Analysis, run by Nathan Gilliatt , is a useful site covering the “business of monitoring, measuring, and understanding social media.” It has news, reviews, acquisitions, investments, and a job board. As the site states each company in the directory has its own page with the following information: A link to the company's main website. A link to the company's Twitter account.

Forrester: Mobile Apps Will Change the IT Market and Drive Software Innovation

Portals and KM

Forrester has issued a new report, Mobile App Internet Recasts The Software And Services Landscape: App Innovation On Phones Will Spread To Cars, Appliances And Entertainment by John C. It notes that while the explosion of app innovation started with the iPhone, the rise of the “App Internet” significantly impact the enterprise software and services market.

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IBM Rational Offers Collaboration and Innovation within Software Development

Portals and KM

IBM Rational is an open software development platform that supports sharing and interactions among software and systems design and development teams. Gina began by noting that software development is a very social business and collaborative is key for success.

Community Software Could Help Identify Members Who Need Some Encouragement

Managing Communities

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2015 14

Supporting Economic Recovery Through Software Innovation

Portals and KM

Software innovation goes way beyond the high tech industry as more products are increasingly computer driven. Mike Gilpin at Forester looked into this issue and recently offered the report, How To Foster Software Innovation To Exploit The Economic Recovery. They interviewed experts in a dozen organizations that excel at software innovation and recorded the important process, organizational, cultural, geographical, and staffing practices that promote software innovation.

Semantic Software Technologies Explained and Examined

Portals and KM

I have been reading a very interesting and comprehensive report, Semantic Software Technologies: Landscape of High Value Applications for the Enterprise by Lynda Moulton of the Gilbane group. Lynda wrote that she deliberately chose title of this study to refer to semantic software technologies not simply semantic search technologies. She added that the end point of any semantic software is to improve finding and interpreting content, a search activity.

How Online Community and Forum Software Can Improve to Address Common Guideline Violations

Managing Communities

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2014 27

Community Software Can Help Emphasize Current Members Over Former Ones

Managing Communities

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2014 15

Changing Your Community Software Won’t Save You

Managing Communities

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2014 15

Gartner: "Don't Deploy Collaboration Software Out of the Box" - I Disagree

Michael Sampson - Currents

He said that firms shouldn't deploy collaboration software "out of the box" - I disagree, but I disagree because I'm being pedantic, although I think it is important to be so given this is a Gartner person speaking. Here's the opening from CIO Australia: " IT managers implementing collaborative software such as SharePoint have been warned that simply installing applications out of the box will put strain on relationships throughout the business.

Central Desktop - Web Based Team Collaboration and Productivity Software

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Join a Web Meeting | Customer Login Home | Quick Tour | Pricing | Sign Up | Customers / Buzz | FAQs | Blog | Register for a Webinar Social Technology Platform for Business Collaboration Software for Teams, Departments & Enterprises Voted Business Weeks "Best of the Web" for Collaboration. Web-Based Software Central Desktop for Salesforce.com Why Central Desktop?

Feature Idea for Community and Forum Software: An Admin Saw This

Managing Communities

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2014 19

You Use the Same Forum Software as Nazis

Managing Communities

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What is the Best Forum Software? The Definitive Answer

Managing Communities

photo credit: aresauburn™ It’s one of those ever present questions from people who are looking to start their own forum: what is the best software? In some way, it’s a frustrating question because it brings out the people who treat software as if it is [.]. I’ve been asked it or seen it asked countless times. Developing Your Community

2011 12

Social Software is Enabling the Old “to-do” List to Make a Comeback

Portals and KM

I recently read an IDG article, 'To-do' software makes comeback, welcomed by enterprise IT , that covers how social task management applications are on the rise. This new breed of apps is a great addition to the social software suite.

Standards Can Help Put Social Software to Work

Portals and KM

million on social software globally in 2011, and will spend almost $4.5 is the involvement needed from IT departments to deploy and integrate the software. He also points the need for social software to be part of the enterprise application architecture and connect with traditional work apps in a central way. I see open standards as one of the critical success factors for social software to enable social business.  Customers spent $767.4

Focus on the Process - The "Why" Not the "What" for Social Software

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jordan at Traction Software reviews the recent Deloitte study and my User Adoption book , and comments: " When you focus on the "why," people stop looking at the platform as a "blog" or "social" system but rather as a work-process system. To get the Deloitte report, see "Social Software for Business Performance" at the bottom of the page.

I Don’t Care What Community Software You Use

Managing Communities

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How Community Software Can Use Forensic Science to Identify Bad Members

Managing Communities

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2014 12

It’s Time for Online Community Software to Allow Members to Download Their Content

Managing Communities

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Four Ways to Improve Our Online Emotional Intelligence

Alchemy of Change

Our software needs to keep our emotional intelligence intact. We can’t expect software, by itself, to give us emotional intelligence. With that said, however, there are some concrete things that software can do to maintain our online emotional intelligence.

2011 91

RBS Embraces Facebook at Work: My Reflections and Questions, and the Challenge Ahead

Michael Sampson - Currents

Interesting times … Collaboration SoftwareFacebook announced Facebook at Work earlier this year, a business version of its service for use by organizations. In October the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) announced they were rolling it out wall-to-wall.

2015 69

IBM Verse – It’s Here

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM has the opportunity to prove that design thinking offers a fantastic new approach to designing software for humans; opportunities of this magnitude should not be wasted. Collaboration Analytics Collaboration Software IBM Connections

2015 78

A Day in the Life with Unified Collaboration – from Unify

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration Software The team at Unify have released a video insight into work life with unified collaboration tools.

2014 39

Banning Email at Cisco

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration Software In an attempt to encourage staff to shift to new ways of communicating, Peter Hughes at Cisco has banned his staff from using email for broadcasting messages : “ Employees’ reliance on email as the primary mode of communication is hurting business productivity, according to an executive at one of the world’s biggest technology companies, Cisco.

2014 77

#EmailFail: What Would That Look Like?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration Software The creative team at Unify has put together four videos that show what email failure looks like. If you’re in need of five minutes of light-hearted relief, watch #emailfail.

2014 41

The Priority Filter A Prioritization Tutorial

Evolving Web

Tags: Life Management Personal Kanban social software Web/Tech

2010 77

The 10 Principles of Social Media for Education

Evolving Web

Tags: Management Focused Social Media social software 10 Social Media Principles Cooperation Business Cooperation

Using Machine Learning to Help Process Email – Microsoft Adds Clutter to Declutter the Inbox

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration Software Latest Updates Microsoft Office 365 The Office 365 team announced (and released) Clutter for Office 365 today , a machine learning method of decluttering a user’s inbox by automagically moving lower priority items out of the Inbox and into a secondary folder.

2014 61