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Digital Workplace

Microsoft Debuts Viva Goals, Google Revisits Classic Sites Shutdown Timeline, More News

Microsoft puts Ally.io buy to work in Viva, Google pushes back Classic Sites shutdown (again), Miro overhauls its developer platform and more news.

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Employee Experience

Improving Employee Experience in the Hybrid Work Era: Blum's Story

When Blum had to temporarily shut down production, it lacked a way to effectively communicate with its 3000 production plant workers. Here's what it did.

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Digital Workplace

Adobe Explores In-Demand Skills, Cloud Services Drive Microsoft Growth, More News

Microsoft's cloud business delivers in latest earnings call. Adobe identifies in-demand skills. Snowflake, Sonar and Google round out this week's news.

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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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Collaboration & Productivity

Teams vs. Slack Debate: Which Is Best for Collaboration?

Salesforce's Slack and Microsoft's Teams both offer important collaboration capabilities for the digital workplace, but they're not the only game in town.

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Digital Workplace

Google Meet Gets a Makeover, Asana Research Explores Impact of Hybrid Work, More News

Google gives Meet a makeover to improve hybrid meetings, Asana research shows workers struggling, plus news from Microsoft and Crestron this week.

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Digital Workplace

Microsoft Lays Out Teams Reliability Principles, BlueJeans Boosts Mobile Conferencing, More News

Microsoft focuses on Teams uptime, BlueJeans improves video conferencing on mobile devices, Kurmi moves to the cloud and more digital workplace news.

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Digital Workplace

Microsoft Teams Marks 5 Years With Collaboration Upgrades, Google Improves Smart Canvas, More News

Microsoft Teams celebrates its 5th birthday, Google adds functionality to Smart Canvas and news from Zoho, FutureAI and Laserfiche rounds out this week's news.

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Digital Workplace

Cisco Makes a Big 5G Play for the Digital Workplace, OpenText and Google Team Up & More News

Enterprise 5G made news at Mobile World Congress, plus TikTok, Dubber and OpenText announce product enhancements in this week's digital workplace news.

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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

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

Intranet Platforms 2022: The State of the Industry

Intranets have recently seen improvements to the deskless worker experience, a renewed focus on internal comms and more. But some areas still need attention.

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Digital Workplace

Google Releases Free Version of Workspace, Microsoft Makes It Easier to Monitor Teams, More News

Google offers solution to legacy G Suite accounts, Microsoft improves Teams monitoring & more digital workplace news from Mandiant, Dialpad and Box.

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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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Information Management

Tech Giants Dominate Quantum Computing But It's Still Anybody's Game

Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Intel and IBM are making big investments, but the race to harness quantum computing in the enterprise is still beginning.

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Digital Workplace

Is it Time to Say Goodbye to SharePoint On-Premises?

If you work for an organization in manufacturing, finance, government or healthcare, chances are your company is running SharePoint on-premises.

Digital workplace newsbyte - a wrap up of all the digital workplace news of the week.

Digital Workplace

Microsoft Teams Userbase Grows, Collaboration Tops Enterprise Wish List & More News

Microsoft Teams continues to grow, IBM's hybrid cloud strategy pays off, Swoop offers analytics for Microsoft 365 and more news.

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Digital Workplace

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.

Digital workplace newsbyte - a wrap up of all the digital workplace news of the week.

Digital Workplace

Tech Giants Corner Quantum Computing, Worker Engagement Declines & More News

As quantum computing adoption grows, the market is being divided up by big tech, engagement takes a dive, Zoom develops remote working strategy and more news.