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Data Based Personalization is Loved by Marketers, Held Back by IT

Data Based Personalization is Loved by Marketers, Held Back by ITMarketers seem to understand the value of online personalization, but much fewer are able to implement these practices due to technological, budgetary and people barriers.

Instagram Video Comes into View

Instagram Video Comes into View

As video use explodes in the enterprise, Instagram has decided the time has come to slip into the scene, and it has announced its very own video service.

 

Feedly Weens Off Google Reader

Feedly Weens Off Google ReaderFeedly, a popular RSS reader, has debuted its Web based version called Feedly Cloud just in time to migrate a few more people from Google Reader before Google shutters it permanently July 1.

Magnolia 5 Released: Can Touch Separate Magnolia from the CMS Masses?

Magnolia 5 Released: Can Touch Separate Magnolia from the CMS Masses?Magnolia has released version 5 of its Java based open source CMS, a product years in the making, and it's built with touch based interfaces in mind. Will this help separate it from the bevy of CMSes competing for companies' attention?

Why Can't Companies Get Mobile Right?

Why Can't Companies Get Mobile Right?Most company executives apparently understand how important mobile is for their business, but few of those companies actually provide proper mobile experiences, an IBM report has found.

Adobe Creative Cloud Debuts, Digital Publishing Suite Creates 100 Million Downloads

Adobe Creative Cloud Debuts, Digital Publishing Suite Creates 100 Million Downloads

 Adobe's Creative Cloud has officially debuted, and the Digital Publishing Suite has created 100 million downloaded items in two years, the company announced this week.

National Small Business Week in the US: Software for Small Biz

National Small Business Week in the US: Software for Small BizHappy National Small Business Week in the US! We recommend small businesses invest in some social business, information management and customer experience management tools to keep new customers coming in, and keep current ones happy.

Ektron 9 Debuts with Digital Marketing, Mobile Focus

Ektron 9 Debuts with Digital Marketing, Mobile Focus

Ektron, a prominent .NET Web CMS provider, has debuted version 9 of its core product, and the focus is on things like personalization and targeting, two popular themes in digital marketing and mobile.

Ektron Based US Government Website Reportedly Hacked

Government Website Hacked
An Ektron-based website for an obscure branch of the US Government has apparently been hacked this week, but so far, details on what exactly happened have yet to filter out.

Accenture Report: Mobile Carriers Can't Keep Up with Customer Demands

Accenture Report: Mobile Carriers Can't Keep Up with Customer Demands

Mobile carriers the world over have a fight on their hands if they want to keep up with customer demand, an Accenture report has found, and they’ll need to provide better technology and more products to keep up.

Ektron Gets Financing for Global, Mobile, Cloud Expansion

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Ektron's visualization of its Managed Cloud, from its website.

Web CMS and customer experience management provider Ektron is ready to boost its global sales/marketing programs and its mobile/cloud offerings, thanks to a new infusion of outside investment. This round of financing, the third in the company’s 15-year history, brings the total outside funding to US$ 4.5 million. 

SDL CEO Mark Lancaster on Saas, Partners + CXM #sdlinnovate

SDL CEO Mark Lancaster on Saas, Partners + CXM #sdlinnovateSDL has developed a global CXM strategy, will slowly transition to a Sass model for some products, and work harder to build up partner relationships, SDL CEO Mark Lancaster said at the SDL Innovate conference this week.

Salesforce Acquires BI Start Up EdgeSpring, Marketing Cloud Expands

screenshot-edgespringsalesforce-2013.jpgSalesforce has acquired business intelligence and analytics startup EdgeSpring, and the company’s Marketing Cloud is expanding yet again only a week after the company spent US$ 2.5 billion on email marketing vendor ExactTarget.

Marketo Debuts Intelligent Targeting Tool in Wake of IPO

Marketing automation vendor Marketo has debuted an intelligent targeting tool called the Customer Engagement engine in the wake of its US$ 80 million IPO.

Google Directs Traffic App Waze into the Buy Lane

Google Directs Traffic App Waze into the Buy Lane

Google has announced the acquisition of social mapping app Waze for an undisclosed amount, and for now, the Isreal based development team will remain in place, a company blog post noted.

eZ Publish Releases Version 5.1

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Open source CMS vendor eZ Systems has relaeasd version 5.1 of its eZ Publish plaftorm, a minor update that includes the Symfony2 PHP Web framework, and a complete set of APIs.

Connected Workplaces Critical for Keeping Top Workers

Mobile devices and always on broadband connections make collaboration more seamless than ever, and now businesses are discovering there is a link between enabling those seamless experiences and keeping their best employees.

Startup datafu.se Links Database Emails to Social Media Profiles

image-datafuse-2013.gif Companies so often have a roster of contact emails hidden in their database, and startup datafu.se is offering to tap into those emails by linking them to their owners' social media profiles.

Salesforce New President is Former Oracle Executive

Oracle and Salesforce compete for enterprise customers, and now it looks like they are competing for executive talent because Salesforce has just hired Keith Block, a former Oracle executive, as its president and vice chairman.

Smartphones Now Owned by Majority of American Adults

Smartphones Now Owned by Majority of American AdultsImage courtesy of Flickr user MIKI Yoshihito via Creative Commons license.

Nearly 60% of American adults own smartphones, a Pew Research report has found, a number that has gone up by about two thirds in only two years.