Tag: meta

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Digital Workplace

OpenText's $6B Micro Focus Buy, VMWare Deepens Microsoft Partnership, More News

OpenText buys Micro Focus while VMWare deepens its partnership for cloud computing with Microsoft. There is also news from Meta, HP and Hyland.

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Digital Workplace

The Metaverse Will Develop Despite the Economic Downturn

Meta may have announced a hiring freeze to counter the slowing economy, but there is no slowing down the development of the metaverse.

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Digital Workplace

Meta Improves Machine Translation Tech, Cloud Computing Is Booming, More News

Meta upgrades its No Language Left Behind AI model, EU data transfer woes, cloud computing continues to grow and more news.

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Digital Workplace

Slack Huddles Up, Zoom's New Collaboration Environment, the Metaverse Gets a Standard & More News

Slack adds video chat and a new product for the public sector. Zoom announces Zoom One, the metaverse gets a standards forum and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

The Metaverse Sure Feels Like an Enterprise Thing

Can a mass-market metaverse dream come true? Possibly, but the near-term value lies at work.

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Digital Workplace

WhatsApp Upgrade Improves Business Appeal, Strivr Lands $35M for VR Training and More News

Zoom enters visual collaboration market, Microsoft rebrands governance products and more news from Strivr, Meta and Device42.

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Leadership

The Era of 'Company Before Self' Is Defunct

Corporate values that insist on putting the organization first miss the mark with today's workforce. Employee experience demands a different approach.

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Collaboration & Productivity

Here's What Happened in My First Meeting in the Metaverse

Companies have to do something about soul-killing video meetings, and technologies like the metaverse offer possibilities that make even this skeptic excited.

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Digital Workplace

Meta Provides Details on Its Metaverse Plans, SAP and Asana Debut Automation Features & More News

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg demonstrated new AI features, HPE upgraded its 5G, Asana debuted new workflow automation features and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

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.

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Digital Workplace

Workplace From Meta Releases New Events Features, Google Improves Smart Canvas Experience & More News

Workplace and Google upgrade their products, ShareGate makes migrations easier, Microsoft brings people back to the office and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

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.

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Leadership

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?

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Digital Workplace

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.

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Digital Workplace

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.

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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.

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Digital Workplace

Onsite Working Not an Option for Many Workers, Google Invests in Hybrid Workplace & More News

Facebook is in trouble while Google invests heavily in hybrid work. Lucidworks released a new search application & more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

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.

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Digital Workplace

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.