Salesforce Identity to help handle mobile and cloud in the workplace

Customer management giant Salesforce.com Inc. has launched an integrated identity service for its customers, allowing them to connect across apps and devices. Branded as “Salesforce Identity,” the new features act as a good

Published on: October 15th, 2013 Candice So

Salesforce.com funds firm seeded with Radian6 talent

A New Brunswick-based startup that includes several key employees formerly with Radian 6 and Salesforce.com has announced a $3 million funding round that includes Salesforce among other investors. Introhive started operations just last

Published on: October 2nd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Influitive launches ‘Maven’ mobile app for brand influencers

Got a few seconds to kill? If you've got six, then it's enough time to Vine. If you have the luxury of 15 seconds to yourself, then you can make an Instagram video.

Published on: June 25th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Hire people who stay relevant, or your business will become irrelevant

Hiring workers who stay relevant in their fields is paramount if businesses hope to stay competitive – especially when it comes to driving sales and building relationships with customers. While we’ve often heard

Published on: June 19th, 2013 Candice So

Salesforce.com wants to socialize your Intranet with Company Communities

If you’re looking to build a more social company Intranet, Salesforce.com is looking to help you with Salesforce Company Communities. Announced this week with availability scheduled for the second half of the year,

Published on: May 30th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Salesforce.com launches Social.com advertising application

Advertising is about to get more social. Hosted customer relationship management (CRM) vendor Salesforce.com has launched Social.com, a social advertising application to create, optimize and automate social ad campaigns. According to the vendor,

Published on: April 26th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

More “social intelligence” comes to Chatter

Chatter: now with more social intelligence. Hosted business software vendor Salesforce.com said Thursday that it is bringing new social intelligence capabilities to Chatter, its social networking platform for the enterprise. According to the

Published on: April 4th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Salesforce brings Chatter to Android and iOS devices

Business software vendor Salesforce.com has launched the latest edition of Chatter, its enterprise social networking application. Native Chatter apps are now available for Android and iOS, and users are gaining the ability to

Published on: March 19th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Rypple co-founder lands role in venture capital

What do you do after you sell your startup to Salesforce.com? You go into venture capital, of course. Omers Ventures, the venture capital investment arm of the Omers, one of Canada’s largest pension

Published on: March 6th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Twitter partners with HootSuite, Salesforce.com on Promoted Products

Twitter announced an expansion of its Promoted Products advertisements today with integration into social media managment tools including Salesforce.com's Marketing Cloud and Hootsuite. The social media site hopes to better optimize its Ads

Published on: February 21st, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

Former Radian6 employees join ‘relationship capital’ mining startup

Several former Radian6 employees are now part of a new social startup based in New Brunswick, that promises to unlock more sales opportunities by mining a business' own employees. Described as a “relationship

Published on: February 13th, 2013 Brian Jackson

2013 will be year of crowdfunding and brain controlled computing

It's that time of year again. The tech journalists at IT World Canada are gazing into their crystal balls once again and prognosticating on what developments the tech industry will see in 2013.

Published on: December 7th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Businesses embracing cloud software: IDC

Cloud-based software offerings overcame recent high profile data breaches to grow 27 per cent in the Canadian market, according to an IDC Canada study.Revenues from cloud software, or software as a service (SaaS),

Published on: November 21st, 2012 Brian Jackson

Influitive showcases social marketing at Dreamforce launch

Influitive founder Mark Organ knows the power of peer recommendations – that's why he's seeded the show floor at San Francisco's Dreamforce conference with happy users of his new software as it debuts

Published on: September 20th, 2012 Brian Jackson