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8 Significant Software Releases of 2014

Interesting, annoying and possibly game-changing releases from Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Apple and more.

Cisco crashes the enterprise mobile party with new collaboration app

Project Squared will let users strike up ad hoc team meetings with audio, video conferencing, file sharing and text chat

Microsoft finally fusing Yammer-Office 365 sign-on systems

Microsoft bought Yammer in mid-2012, but Office 365 users have had to log into it with separate credentials

Microsoft to marry Office with Dropbox for cloud productivity

The companies are partnering to make Word, Excel and PowerPoint more interoperable with Dropbox and Dropbox for Business

Startup Slack gets $120M infusion to kill email at work

The funding round gives the company, led by Flickr co-founder Stewart Butterfield, a $1.12B valuation

Oracle's Larry Ellison isn't done building his legacy

A transformative acquisition and overtaking SAP in applications are just a couple of the goals he may have in mind.

Jive integrates enterprise social suite with Google Docs

The company already had 'connectors' for Gmail and Google Drive

Google adds online chat to Apps support options

The service is for Apps admins and will be available in English at first

Quip mashes up documents and spreadsheets

The startup opted to combine spreadsheet software with its word processing app

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Bill Gates: Microsoft is Developing a Killer Meeting-Room App

A meeting-room app that configures itself automatically, can recognize participants, and can share documents as well as video feeds? Could be cool if it ever comes out.

Microsoft follows Google to education sector with Office 365 app for teachers

The Microsoft app is built for SharePoint Online and OneNote and is meant to help teachers with common classroom tasks

How Evernote Will Become a Full-Fledged Collaboration Platform

Work Chat is a collaboration tool available by the end of 2014 that lets users share notes, talk to each other, and work together in real-time across platforms.

7 Free Online Collaboration and Project Management Tools

Get the most out of your team and your budget by taking advantage of these free collaboration and project management tools.

Delve, Office Graph Must Transcend Office 365 To Be Revolutionary

Microsoft faces a long, bumpy road to extend the info discovery app and machine learning engine

Google lets Apps users bypass admins and install third-party Marketplace tools

With this change, Google risks upsetting Apps admins

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Testing the Internet of Things: Can Smart Devices Be United Into an Integrated Whole?

An important part of the Internet of Things, Revolv's hub tries to make a group of indepedent smart devices work together intelligently. With the current state of the technology, however, that can be a challenge.

Box has high hopes for iOS 8 doc picker extension

The cloud storage provider expects the new iOS feature will boost usage of its iPhone and iPad app

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How Phones and Computers Can Talk via Sight

Just send an email to yourself. Few moves in today's world of digital interconnection feel sillier. You need to get the file from this machine to that machine but for whatever reason, the only way to bridge the gap is via a...

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