C.G. Lynch


Facebook Apps All Grown Up: Four to Watch

Although it got its start by enabling people to throw virtual pies at each other and turn themselves into vampires and werewolves, the Facebook ecosystem is growing up before our very eyes.

Facebook Users To Get More Privacy; Developers, Less Freedom

On Facebook, the struggle to figure out who owns and accesses our data remains years away from any resolution - if we ever reach one. Yesterday, Facebook announced that it would act to shore up some privacy concerns that were voiced a...

Report Finds Reliability in URL Shorteners

On Twitter, URL shorteners have become vastly important. With the 140 character constraints for each tweet, we wouldn't have the freedom to share a link and explain its significance without them. It turns out, not URL shorteners are...

Facebook's New Search Engine: What You Need To Know

Facebook rolled out changes to its search engine yesterday that let you query the service for status messages and other pieces of content that people post to the social network. The move reflects Facebook's desire to compete with...

Twitter Tips: How to Find Job Posts on Twitter

Although many companies have been shedding jobs, some employers and recruiters have turned to Twitter to post positions and find new talent.

Facebook's Upcoming Privacy Changes: What to Know

In the next few weeks, Facebook will be rolling out significant privacy changes to the site that will make it easier to share information with people outside your immediate network - making the site more public in nature, like Twitter....

TI's Web 2.0 Success Story

Back in 2004, Texas Instruments (TI) noticed a problem in its customer service department, one that's typical in companies serving technical customer bases. Some of TI's main customers (engineers) buy and use some of the company's...

The man who coined 'Enterprise 2.0' on What's Next

CIO.com – A few years ago, companies were grappling with how to harness Web 2.0 technologies such as blogs, wikis and social networks inside the enterprise. Over time, on a departmental level, business leaders would buy these...

How Far Will Microsoft Go with Cloud?

CIO.com – As the Enterprise 2.0 conference unfolds in Boston this week, the whole software industry will be observing Microsoft's shift to online services, as it responds to the cloud computing model championed by competitors like...

Microsoft SharePoint vs. Enterprise 2.0 Start-ups

CIO.com – This week represents an important inflection point for the Enterprise 2.0 market, a set of software vendors that sell social networking technologies to businesses. Analysts say the number of competitors will consolidate in...

LinkedIn Bible: The Social Network Explained

CIO.com – Practice Polite LinkedIn Etiquette LinkedIn Etiquette: Five Dos and Don'ts Knowing how to interact with your connections on the professional social network isn't always as straightforward as it seems. Here are five...

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