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Slack Buys Atlassian’s HipChat and Stride, SharePoint 2019 Enters Preview, More News

Slack Buys Atlassian’s HipChat and Stride, SharePoint 2019 Enters Preview, More News

Two weeks ago, we predicted Slack  would do something special to counter Microsoft's announcement that it was releasing a freemium version of its collaboration application Teams.

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Microsoft Launches Free Teams for Collaboration, Slack Gets Better Search, More News

Microsoft Launches Free Teams for Collaboration, Slack Gets Better Search, More News

Microsoft has finally released its freemium version of Teams, its collaboration app which is widely seen as the company’s answer to Slack. The rumor mill has been working overtime about freemium Teams for months and while Redmond, Wash.-based Microsoft refused to comment about it officially, there were too many "leaks"

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Frustrated Employees Quit, Google Did Want GitHub and Other Digital Workplace News

Frustrated Employees Quit, Google Did Want GitHub and Other Digital Workplace News

There is a load of research this week to show that digital workers in digital workplaces are a happy bunch. There are two notable reports from two different companies that looked at the difference aspects of digital work and digital workers. The first, from Santa Clara, Calif.-based Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Company (HPE), looked at workplace motivations and

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Google Rebrands AdWords and DoubleClick to Google Ads

Google Rebrands AdWords and DoubleClick to Google Ads

Google shook up the digital advertising world this week when it announced it would rebrand its DoubleClick and AdWords products as part of sweeping reorganization of its digital ads platform. The two, along with Analytics 360, will now be known as Google Ads, Google Marketing Platform and Google Ad Manager.

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How Emerging Tech Vendors Are Taking on Blockchain

How Emerging Tech Vendors Are Taking on Blockchain

Anyone still on the fence about blockchain's importance or its future direction need look no further than the blockchain solution release earlier this week from Microsoft in partnership with Ernst & Young  that is designed to streamline content rights and royalties management.

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Microsoft Pushes Teams Into Conference Rooms, Google Tasks Stands Alone, More News

Microsoft Pushes Teams Into Conference Rooms, Google Tasks Stands Alone, More News

Microsoft continues to push its Teams collaboration workspace application deeper into the enterprise. At the InfoComm conference in Las Vegas earlier this month, the Redmond, Wash.-based company announced it will be adding Teams to a number of Microsoft-certified conference room devices, including Surface Hub.

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