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Eric Jackson / CNBC:
Q&A: ex-Zenefits and Yammer CEO David Sacks on Craft VC fund and Harbor, which has raised $10M for its decentralized compliance protocol for crypto securities   —  I interviewed David Sacks last August about his interest in cryptocurrency.  His interest was well-founded as the whole asset class took off last fall.
Feb 8, 2018, 9:45 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Former Zenefits and Yammer CEO David Sacks raising a VC fund, according to SEC filing   —  Former Yammer and Zenefits CEO David Sacks appears to be raising a venture capital fund, according to an SEC filing .  —  Why it matters: Sacks created one tech unicorn in Yammer, which was sold to Microsoft for $1.2 billion.
Oct 6, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Microsoft launches 'Who's In,' a social event planning app for iMessage   —  Microsoft's name isn't exactly synonymous with social networking, though that hasn't stopped the company from finding angles into this space - generally, with more of a focus on the business side of socializing, as with its LinkedIn and Yammer acquisitions.
Apr 5, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Microsoft is killing Yammer Enterprise plan in January 2017, will start integrating Office 365 Groups first   —  Microsoft today provided new information about how it will be integrating Office 365 Groups into its Yammer enterprise-focused social network.  The Yammer Enterprise service tier will be going away on January 1, 2017.
Sep 27, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft to turn on Yammer by default for eligible Office 365 customers over next few months as it tries to head off Facebook at Work   —  Microsoft tries to head off Facebook at Work by turning on Yammer by default  —  Microsoft is turning Yammer on by default for eligible Office 365 commercial customers over the next few months.
Feb 2, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context
Office Blogs:
Outlook on the web begins rolling out support for email likes and contact @mentions   —  Likes and @Mentions coming to Outlook on the web  —  Over the last several years, social networks have changed the way we communicate.  In our personal lives, we show our approval by “Liking” …
Sep 30, 2015, 9:50 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Facebook will likely launch a freemium version of its workplace product Facebook at Work by the end of the year in attempt to compete with Slack, Yammer   —  Facebook Is About to Take the Training Wheels off Facebook at Work  —  Facebook is preparing to push its new workplace product into a lot more cubicles.
Sep 16, 2015, 10:15 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Mobile-First Word Processing App Quip Adds Chat Rooms, Making It More Like Slack   —  Products like Slack, Hipchat, Yammer and Asana have been slowly picking apart the world of enterprise communication, giving workers new, easier to use, and frankly more fun platforms to speak to each other and work on documents together.
Apr 21, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context
Dan Frommer / Quartz:
Microsoft now has over 100 active apps on iOS and Android, excluding Skype and Yammer apps, as it expands its presence on multiple platforms   —  Don't look now, but Microsoft has more than 100 iOS and Android apps  —  As Microsoft works on revamping its underperforming Windows Phone platform …
Feb 7, 2015, 1:00 PMIn context
Carlos Bohórquez Marín / The Yammer Blog:
Microsoft's updated Yammer comes with Android Wear support and Handoff for iOS and Yosemite   —  Take Your Team To The Next Level With Yammer On Mobile Devices  —  In recent years, we've all experienced the unprecedented migration of life and work to mobile devices.
Feb 3, 2015, 3:55 PMIn context

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