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  • Yahoo does Spring Cleaning: Shuts down Maps, Pipes & more

    In case you were wondering what it is exactly that Yahoo does these days, the company says its focus is on "search, communications and digital content." The rest must go, and as such, Yahoo today has announced some things it is getting rid of.

    Written by Bob Brown05 June 15 04:59
  • The rise (and rise) of Slack, Silicon Valley's hottest startup

    Slack has a very simple concept that resonates with many: IRC for the enterprise, with hooks between the chat app and just about any external service you can imagine. We already knew it was hot.

    Written by Matt Weinberger13 Feb. 15 08:05
  • Slack exits beta with its tool for information overload

    With information besieging users from all sides and ending up archived -- or not -- in email, cloud storage or simply lurking in social media streams, keeping everything organized can be a chore. A service now out of beta from the co-founder of Flickr claims to have a better way.

    Written by Zach Miners12 Feb. 14 21:57
  • Report: Spy agencies collude to gather personal data from mobile apps

    Spy agencies including the U.S. National Security Agency have been working together to extract personal information, including location data and address books, from mobile apps as part of a globe-spanning effort to thwart terrorist plots, according to newly disclosed documents provided by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.

    Written by Zach Miners27 Jan. 14 18:55
Features about flickr
  • 12 predictive analytics screw-ups

    Data mining experts share stories of failure from the trenches and lessons learned.

    Written by Robert L. Mitchell24 July 13 11:52
  • 5 secrets to corporate social media success

    You don't need a big budget to be successful with social media, according to Walmart's director of social strategy. Here are five steps your business can follow to reap the benefits.

    Written by Kristin Burnham01 July 13 17:40