Facebook standardizes Workplace pricing, boosts cost for larger deployments

Facebook standardizes Workplace pricing, boosts cost for larger deployments

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3249907/collaboration/facebook-standardizes-workplace-pricing-boosts-cost-for-larger-deployments.html#tk.rss_all Facebook has changed the pricing for its Workplace enterprise social network, a move that will result in price increases for some new customers. Workplace was officially launched at the … Read more

Slack trials private shared channels, adds admin controls

Slack trials private shared channels, adds admin controls

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3248968/collaboration/slack-trials-private-shared-channels-adds-admin-controls.html#tk.rss_all Slack has talked of its high expectations for group chat channels, which it argues will replace email as the primary means of workplace communication by 2025. While channels are … Read more

Amazon Alexa arrives on Windows 10 PCs as virtual assistants go to work

Amazon Alexa arrives on Windows 10 PCs as virtual assistants go to work

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3246636/collaboration/amazon-alexa-arrives-on-windows-10-pcs-as-virtual-assistants-go-to-work.html#tk.rss_all The growing rivalry between Amazon and Google in the battle for virtual assistant dominance intensified at this year’s CES in Las Vegas. While both have a strong claim as … Read more

Samsung takes on Microsoft and Google with its Flip collaborative whiteboard

Samsung takes on Microsoft and Google with its Flip collaborative whiteboard

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3246624/collaboration/samsung-takes-on-microsoft-and-google-with-its-flip-collaborative-whiteboard.html#tk.rss_all Samsung unveiled its take on the collaborative digital whiteboard at CES today, launching its Flip display. Digital whiteboards are getting a lot of attention from a number of large … Read more

Collaboration trends 2018: Expect Microsoft Teams to gain ground, enterprises to embrace group chat

Collaboration trends 2018: Expect Microsoft Teams to gain ground, enterprises to embrace group chat

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3243087/enterprise-applications/collaboration-trends-2018-expect-microsoft-teams-to-gain-momentum-as-enterprises-embrace-group-chat.html#tk.rss_all After several years of swift uptake by users, collaboration software has become an increasingly  integral part of how work is both organized and carried out. As more businesses lean … Read more

Microsoft Planner: A Trello rival benefits from Office 365 integration

Microsoft Planner: A Trello rival benefits from Office 365 integration

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3244466/collaboration/microsoft-planner-a-trello-rival-benefits-from-office-365-integration.html#tk.rss_all Microsoft’s group chat tool, Teams, may have garnered more attention when it launched last year, leaving Planner – aimed at helping teams coordinate projects, share files and work more … Read more

Microsoft Whiteboard adds ‘digital canvas’ collaboration to Windows 10

Microsoft Whiteboard adds ‘digital canvas’ collaboration to Windows 10

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3241247/collaboration/microsoft-whiteboard-adds-digital-canvas-collaboration-to-windows-10.html#tk.rss_all Microsoft is bringing its Whiteboard ‘digital canvas’ app to Windows 10 users, providing a new way for employees to collaborate on creative work and share ideas. Whiteboard, aimed at … Read more

Alexa for Business paves way for smart A.I. assistants at work

Alexa for Business paves way for smart A.I. assistants at work

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3241225/collaboration/alexa-for-business-paves-way-for-smart-ai-assistants-at-work.html#tk.rss_all Much as smartphones did in the late 2000s,voice-activated A.I. assistants like Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant appear poised to move from homes into the workplace. That’s the the idea … Read more

Smartsheet: A spreadsheet-based tool for simpler project management

Smartsheet: A spreadsheet-based tool for simpler project management

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3239150/it-project-management/whats-smartsheet-a-spreadsheet-based-tool-for-simpler-project-management.html#tk.rss_all Smartsheet is a cloud-based work management tool designed to be simple and easy to use by a broad range of employees. Launched in 2006, it began to gain ground … Read more