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2012-12-02 05:02:35

Both non-profit organizations to work more closely together for the promotion of open standards for cloud computing applications. OW2con'12, Paris, France (PRWEB) December 01, 2012 OpenSocial Foundation, the industry recognized standards body, dedicated to advancing the social web through community innovation and open source, and OW2, the independent industry community dedicated to developing open source code infrastructure, announced today at OW2con'12 that OpenSocial is becoming an...

2010-12-16 10:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Jive Software yesterday hosted the first Social Business Developer Summit at its headquarters in Palo Alto, California. During the event, Jive announced the availability of the new Jive Apps SDK beta and unveiled new core features for Jive Apps Market, which will change the way business applications are built, sold and marketed. The Social Business Developer Summit is a forum for developers to build new, lightweight, high-impact business...

2010-10-21 13:15:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Jive Software was one of the four companies showcased during the launch of the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) sFund (social fund). The $250 million KPCB sFund initiative was unveiled at a media gathering at the Facebook headquarters on Thursday, October 21. The KPCB sFund will serve as the leading venture investor in a new wave of applications and services built on social networks. With this fund, KPCB is looking for...

2010-05-17 05:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- eXo (http://exoplatform.com) today introduced eXo Social 1.0, an enterprise social software package based on OpenSocial. Bundled with GateIn 3.0 and Tomcat 6.0 to run out of the box, eXo Social is immediately available as a free download under the open source Affero Gnu Public License (AGPL). Why Use eXo Social Sure, there's now several social software packages available on the market--some so simple, they're being used by line of business managers....

2010-04-06 07:30:00

PARIS, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Viadeo, one of the world's largest business social networks, today announced that it has launched five new Google OpenSocial applications on its website, which will give members easy and quick access to a wider variety of features and tools. This is a significant step in Viadeo's commitment to building a framework that is more open and collaborative -- providing cross-platform web capabilities and content which help professionals and businesses to engage more...

2010-03-22 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- gWallet, a leader in social media monetization, today announced its commitment to provide enhanced validation to social gaming offers by joining forces with TRUSTe, provider of the leading online privacy seal and the Internet trust authority. Both companies view this as a significant first step in the ongoing effort to establish transparency and accountability in the virtual currency industry. "When we started gWallet, our goal was to provide a...

2010-02-11 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- eXo Platform today introduced xCMIS, an open source implementation of the Content Management Interoperability Services (CMIS) specification. Fully compliant with the latest CMIS 1.0 - cd06 specification, xCMIS supports eXo's standards-based Java content repository (JCR) and works with third-party CMIS clients as well as a new eXo CMIS client based on Google Web Toolkit (GWT). The xCMIS server is being released as open source code under the LGPL at...

2010-01-20 11:01:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- gWallet, a new monetization platform for social media, today announced gWallet Ventures, an early-stage fund to invest in social gaming companies, and accelerate innovation within the growing social gaming ecosystem. gWallet has already begun searching for investment opportunities. It is in active diligence with major developers on Facebook and MySpace, as well as smaller, innovative social gaming companies that are looking to bring their games to...

2009-12-10 07:30:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quepasa Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: QPSA), (http://quepasacorp.com), which owns and operates the popular Latino social networking site Quepasa.com, has partnered with the interactive design and technology firm speakTECH, which played a vital role in the successful development of MySpace, to build out Quepasa's OpenSocial framework and significantly broaden Quepasa's selection of social applications. "As social networking...


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