The New Metaverse: What's Different This Time?
According to the latest buzz, the metaverse will change everything about how we interact with each other. While potentially true, we should heed some warnings.
Get Ready for the Metaverse to Go Mainstream
VR is the vanguard of the metaverse. But real-time telepresence, mixed reality and augmented reality will bring it one step closer to the digital workplace.
For Facebook, It’s Metaverse or Bust
Facebook has lost billions in its pursuit of the metaverse. Will Zuckerberg make his dream a reality, or will it all go down in smoke?
Facebook Traffic Falls, Microsoft Teams Debuts Front Row, Lumapps Buys No-Code Specialist & More News
Facebook's daily users drop while Microsoft improves Teams external reach. Plus digital workplace news from Lumapps, Teradata and LogMeIn.
What's Behind Microsoft's Acquisition of Activision, Gaming? The Metaverse? Both?
Microsoft may have ideas about the metaverse with the Activision buy, but this deal is mainly about gaming. Here's why.
Where the Metaverse and Digital Workplace Meet
While some people argue that the metaverse will disrupt the digital workplace, not everyone is convinced. Here's why.
Collaboration & Productivity
Workplace from Meta to Launch WhatsApp Integration to Support Frontline Workers
Workplace from Meta, formerly known as Workplace from Facebook, has announced an integration with WhatsApp to support frontline workers.
Twitter Buys Messaging Platform Quill, Microsoft and Adobe’s Productivity Partnership and More News
Microsoft and Adobe deepen their productivity partnership, Twitter looks at new offerings with Slack competitor Quill and more digital workplace news.
Slack Rebuilds Workflow Builder for Low Code, Meta & Teams Make Nice & More News
Slack rebuilt its automation tool and expanded Connect, Google added Meet features for SMBs, and Teams and Workplace from Meta get tighter.
There's More to the Metaverse Than Facebook and Microsoft
Microsoft and Facebook are making a lot of noise, but they're not the only companies looking to play in the metaverse. Here are eight others.
Why LinkedIn Is the One Good Social Network
What the professional social network gets right and what others can learn from it.
Microsoft Mesh and Its Place in Microsoft's Metaverse Ambitions
Microsoft unveiled Mesh for Teams at Ignite this year. Here we'll cover why this is a major step in Microsoft's metaverse ambitions.
Microsoft, Facebook and the Future of the Metaverse(s)
Two main visions of the enterprise metaverse are emerging: Facebook's and Microsoft's. Here's how they compare.
Facebook’s Rebranding Embraces the Metaverse, But Not Everyone Is Convinced
Facebook has now been rebranded as Meta, with its CEO Mark Zuckerberg betting its future on the metaverse. But not everyone is convinced.
Silicon Valley's Open Culture Comes to an End
The tech giants exported their open and transparent work cultures to the world. Now, after the Facebook leaks, the concept appears headed to its grave.
Why Facebook Is Taking the Metaverse to Europe
Facebook's decision to create 10,000 metaverse jobs in Europe has more to it than meets the eye. Here's why.
How Remote Work Leaders Should Respond to a Service Outage
When Facebook went down earlier this month, it was a reminder to businesses of all sizes to have a plan in place to deal with a service outage.
Facebook Brings Metaverse to Europe with 10,000 Hires, IBM Rebrands & More News
In this week's workplace news, Facebook and IBM rebrand, Zoho upgrades Zoho One, Alfresco adds compliance tech to it portfolio and more.
Microsoft, LinkedIn, Teams Pulled Together, Google Offers up Spaces & More News
Microsoft adds muscle to Teams, Google offers everyone some Spaces, Automation Anywhere may be looking at an IPO and more digital workplace news.
Collaboration & Productivity
Facebook Releases Horizon Workrooms, Underscoring Its Metaverse Ambitions
Facebook is pursuing its metaverse strategy with the release of Horizon Workrooms. Here's what you need to know.