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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,...

Via Fast Company

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...

Via TechCrunch

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...

Via PCWorld

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...

Via Fast Company

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...

Via New York Times

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...

Via Fortune

At home or work, Box’s identity is no crisis

Friday, September 5th, 2014

This week at BoxWorks, the tagline was “How Tomorrow Works,” with a focus on promoting the kind of frictionless collaboration, smarter cloud platform tools, and that the...

Via CITEworld

Box bolsters security and visibility with AT&T, intros Metadata Templates

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

At BoxWorks 2014 on Thursday morning, Bouck outlined Box’s platform boils down to the following four factors: core collaboration, governance, automating processes (via Workflow, introduced...

Via ZDNet

Why the University of Montana chose Box to replace dumb file storage

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

When you get right down to it, most file storage is dumb, whether on a hard drive or a network drive: Put a file in, take a file out. If you have access to the file, hooray! If you...

Via CITEworld

Box Reshapes Itself As Platform

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

In a playful discussion at the BoxWorks 2014 conference in San Francisco, Calif., on Wednesday, Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie asked Dreamworks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg...

Via InformationWeek

As Box Matures, It Resists Becoming Your Parents’ Content Management Platform

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Box, a company that started almost a decade ago as a means of getting your files online, is maturing into a more full-service content management platform, but CEO Aaron Levie says you...

Via TechCrunch

Box to beef up cloud storage with workflow engine

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Box is developing a workflow engine for its cloud storage and file sharing service that will automate the routing of documents and files, as well as the actions that people need to...

Via CIO

Gigabytes Don’t Matter Anymore in the Online Storage War

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

If you still think storing files online is all about who offers the most gigabytes for the lowest price, you weren’t there when Jared Leto showed up at BoxWorks, Oscar in hand. The...

Via WIRED

Box Pushes Its Office 365 Integration Into Beta

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

This morning at its BoxWorks event, cloud storage and file management company Box announced that its previously promised integration into Office 365 is now live in beta.

Via TechCrunch

Box extends its enterprise playbook, but users are still at the center

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Levie discussed the future of the business and make some announcements — including the beta of a Box integration with the Windows version of Microsoft Office 365; the introduction...

Via CITEworld