Tomfoolery’s Anchor App Is About Workplace Social, Not Productivity

“The rhetoric we’ve been fed is, this is business, not personal. No. It’s all personal.”
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CipherCloud Lands $30 Million From Andreessen Horowitz

Still spooked by the cloud? A new company aims to make it secure.

Microsoft Talks About Its Plans for Yammer: Socialize Everything

Yammer is now part of Sharepoint, and will in time be part of every Microsoft business application.

Salesforce CEO Benioff Has Lots of New Things to Launch Today

It’s going to be a busy day at Dreamforce.

Why Okta CEO Todd McKinnon Likes Having Salesforce.com as a Competitor

A big new rival proves that Okta has been on to something important from the start.

Salesforce Launches Communities on Same Day Yammer Launches a Big Upgrade

The Frenemies are back.

Why the Rumored Microsoft Deal for Yammer Rings True

Is this how David Sacks plans to celebrate his birthday?

Yammer Makes Its First Acquisition: OneDrum

Fresh off an $85 million round of new funding, the social enterprise start-up will acquire a company that makes Microsoft Office more collaborative. Let the comparisons to Jive begin.

Collaboration Start-Up Atlassian Acquires HipChat

The fast-growing collaboration platform of choice for software developers goes real-time.

Yammer Adds SAP to the List of Business Software It Supports

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could follow an SAP record as easily as you follow your friends on Facebook? Yammer has made it happen.

Newly Public Jive Beats the Street