Microsoft Tag, HMSHost & Coca-Cola Team Up for Summer Sweepstakes

It’s vacation season, and Coca-Cola has partnered with airport food-service company HMHost to launch a summer travel sweepstakes complete with Microsoft Tag. Travelers can scan Tags on the side of 32-ounce Coke cups and enter to win a trip to Orlando, Palm Springs, or Chicago. Plus part of the proceeds from Coke sales at more…

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Home Depot Gives DIY Shoppers More Tools to Get the Job Done

  If you’ve ever tuned into a show on the DIY Network or gone to a home and garden expo, it’s clear that the do-it-yourself home improvement industry – currently estimated at $10.5 billion* – is booming. Every month, in fact, more than four million people visit HGTV.com, America’s leading home and garden website. With…

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Work Without Walls to Help Business Continuity

Roadblocks to business continuity come in all shapes and sizes – natural disasters that threaten to close businesses for weeks, difficulty attracting and retaining productive and efficient employees, or simply the inability to gain access to information or collaborate with coworkers thousands of miles away. Through implementing social collaboration technologies, organizations maintain business continuity, attract…

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Five Top Technology Trends for the U.S. Insurance Industry in 2011

Technology is certain to continue changing the way insurance firms operate, communicate and relate to their customers and each other.  Over the coming months, watch for these five trends to make a particular impact on the U.S. insurance industry: 1. Mobility – Sales and Service in Motion Insurers are setting strategies to take advantage of…

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A Look Back at Microsoft Global Energy Forum 2011: Collaboration, Communication and Cloud Computing

This year’s Microsoft Global Energy Forum was a great success, with approximately 800 oil and gas industry thought leaders converging in Houston on Tuesday, January 18, to learn about industry best practices and new technology trends. Craig Hodges, Microsoft’s general manager of U.S. Manufacturing and Resources, kicked-off the event with a morning keynote, introducing attendees…

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