Posted in January 2011

The Compartmentalization of Social Profiles & Marketing

I just checked out BranchOut, a new social site that is essentially a LinkedIn for facebook. The notion – keep all of your business contacts and information on BranchOut, without the total hassle of managing two completely separate profiles. This plays into a concept I was discussing yesterday with my associate and very socially savvy … Continue reading

Salesforce’s DimDim Buy – A Typical Proprietary Move

Many have probably seen that Salesforce.com has acquired web conferencing tools provider DimDim for $31m. (The rumors of this deal had been percolating since before Dreamforce so for many this was no surprise at all.) The deal pits Salesforce.com in many ways against some big companies and very popular products – Citrix’s GoToMeeting and Cisco’s Webex, … Continue reading