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Gaming Your Way To Better Problem-Solving At Work

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Heidi Williams has had an affinity for puzzles since she was a kid. Now, as the senior director of platform engineering at Box, she’s somewhat of a professional puzzle solver,...

Forget the Apple Watch, Think Drones In The Enterprise

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

While Levie fully acknowledged that we were very early days when it came to drones in a commercial context, he indicated they would very likely be massive sources of data and Levie...

Aaron Levie doesn’t want his company to get boxed in

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

When Aaron Levie co-founded Box in 2004, he envisioned how businesses would benefit from cloud storage and file sharing—improved data access and collaboration—and, since few vendors...

How to Know if your Dumb Idea will Change the World

Monday, September 8th, 2014

In 2005, along with colleagues Steve Newman and Claudia Carpenter, Sam Schillace created a browser-based word processor called Writely. A Silicon Valley darling, it was eventually acquired...

How Big Companies and Their Tech Suppliers Are Changing Together

Saturday, September 6th, 2014

Box is generally known as an online storage and file-sharing system. But Aaron Levie, co-founder and chief executive, announced a series of new initiatives, including ways of annotating...

Box plans a future beyond online file storage

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Aaron Levie, CEO of the online file storage service, is emphasizing business customers and the needs of their workers. “Originally, we were thinking, how would we text message a file...