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Review: Box beats Dropbox — and all the rest — for business

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Box trumps Dropbox, Egnyte, Citrix ShareFile, EMC Syncplicity, and OwnCloud with rich mix of file sync, file sharing, user management, deep reporting, and enterprise integration.

Via InfoWorld

Box: From College Project to $1.2Bil Startup

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Aaron Levie, CEO and Co-Founder of Box, discusses the possibility of Box going public and valuations being bandied about. He speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse.”

Via Bloomberg TV

Box Inc.’s Aaron Levie Talks Enterprise Tech, Early Flops

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

The 28-year-old Mr. Levie has become a public face of the new generation of enterprise-tech companies. While his penchant for magic tricks makes him seem like a joker, Mr. Levie peppers...

Via Wall Street Journal

Box Brings Silicon Valley to London With Royal Opening of International Headquarters

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Enterprise cloud storage and data sharing company Box has established its international headquarters in London, opened by the Duke of York Prince Andrew, amid rapid expansion in the...

Via International Business Times

As Its Partner Ecosystem Expands, Box Taps Google Health Founder To Lead Its Cloud-Based Assault On Healthcare

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Over the last year, Box has been ramping up its efforts to bring its cloud storage platform into new verticals. That began in April, when the seven-year-old company began making a major...

Via TechCrunch

Box’s Aaron Levie Is Business Software’s Outlandish Old Soul

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Aaron Levie, the chief executive officer of Box, has this insane mound of unruly hair. It’s his thing. He tugs at it when talking, as if pulling words and ideas right out of his brain....

Via Bloomberg Businessweek

Box founder Aaron Levie is a rare thing in Silicon Valley – he’s funny

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

He cracks lots of jokes for keynote speeches, but the founder of cloud computing firm Box is deadly serious about staying ahead of the Silicon Valley pack, writes Christopher Williams.

Via The Telegraph

The Internet began as a government project. So why has government fallen so far behind?

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

On Saturday, I spoke with Levie and former D.C. mayor Adrian Fenty, now an adviser at Andreessen Horowitz, to discuss how they see cloud technology changing the way governments work...

Via Washington Post

40 Under 40

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Ever since he started Box in his dorm room in 2005, Levie has been running around (in bright red sneakers) trying to convince the world that enterprise software is cool. It appears...

Via Fortune

How New Balance used Box to crack down on thieves stealing its designs

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Shoe and athletic wear company New Balance faces a huge intellectual property problem, with factories overseas stealing its designs and selling them for pennies on the dollar —...

Via CITEworld

Box execs on future acquisitions, global expansion, and Microsoft Office

Monday, September 16th, 2013

“Philosophically, we’re oriented on building technology in-house,” Levie replied about how Box wants to approach M&A. He noted that there are approximately 160...

Via ZDNet

Box Moving to Add More Value Beyond Storage

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Box is best known for helping people store documents in the cloud. Now it wants to play a bigger role in shaping how people work–and helping them do it more quickly.

Via Wall Street Journal

Box Will Add Metadata To Give More Context To Cloud Documents

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Box announced onstage at its BoxWorks conference that it will be making the documents stored in its cloud storage system smarter, thanks to upcoming support for metadata.

Via TechCrunch

Box helps users get more out of their content with new Preview, mobile app, Notes, and platform play

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie took the stage at the company’s third-annual customer conference to talk about its next step in helping its users move further into the cloud. During...

Via The Next Web

Box Adds Document Writing to Its Cloud

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Box, a rapidly growing online storage and collaboration service aimed at business, has announced a document-writing product that enables customers to create and share simple written...

Via New York Times