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Box CIO Ben Haines on cloud vendor selection, talent, next-gen IT

Monday, May 26th, 2014

Box’s first CIO has hit the one-year anniversary. Here’s a look at what Ben Haines learned and why data integration and foundation technology matter if you’re trying...

Via ZDNet

Box launches revamped Android app and expanded partnership with LG

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Box is at it again. Earlier this year the cloud service released an overhauled Box app for iOS, and today it’s launching its similarly redesigned Android app. Box also announced...

Via PC World

Box’s redesigned Android app opens almost any file you put in the cloud

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Box overhauled its iOS cloud storage app early this year with a simpler, speedier interface; now, it’s Android’s turn. The just-launched Box 3.0 for Android shares much...

Via Engadget

How Box Plans to End Your Corporate Email Hell

Monday, May 19th, 2014

If anyone is out to undo the painfully rigid ways of old-school business computing–a.k.a. the Microsoft era–it’s Sam Schillace. First as the driving force behind Google Docs and...

Via WIRED

Box CEO Aaron Levie Is Talking–And Says Box’s Deal With GE Is A ‘Tipping Point’ For Cloud

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

“At face value, this is an exciting relationship to have,” Levie tells Forbes. “It’s also a pretty important symbolic moment for the cloud and the startup ecosystem around it,...

Via Forbes

Box’s note-taking app exits beta, rolls out to customers

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Box has begun rolling out Notes, the lightweight note-taking application it announced in September, making its first foray into content creation and office productivity tools. Box’s...

Via PC World

Box Wins General Electric as Customer for Cloud Sharing

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Box Inc., the cloud-storage company that delayed an initial public offering earlier this month, said General Electric Co. (GE) chose its software to be the standard program for employees...

Via Bloomberg

Box Scores Huge Win With GE

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Box announced a huge customer score this morning with General Electric agreeing to use Box across the entire organization. According to information supplied by Box, this will involve...

Via TechCrunch

Review: Box (for Android)

Monday, May 5th, 2014

File-syncing and storage services are game-changers for productivity. They make sure you’re never without the files you need, no matter where you are or which device you have...

Via PC Magazine

Writing in a Nonstop World

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

“We’re going from a discrete world of interactions to a continuous world,” said Sam Schillace, the head of engineering at Box. “Now people look at Twitter when they have 30...

Via New York Times

How 2 Animators Independently Recreated Pixar Magic

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Pixar art directors Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi know a thing or two about how to tell stories with animation. The duo worked together to create characters in Monsters University...

Via Mashable

Box Debuts ‘Box Open Source’ To Share Its Internal Tools With The Larger Developer World

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Box today unveiled a new initiative called Box Open Source for sharing its own homegrown open source engineering tools with the larger programming community. The project was announced...

Via TechCrunch

WeIVU Named Winner of Box and Dignity Health Patient Education App Challenge

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

This morning, Box and Dignity Health announced WeIVU, a cloud-based patient engagement platform that allows educational content to be prescribed by a physician to a patient as the winner...

Via HIT Consultant

Why Box needs developers. Now.

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Box most often gets compared to online storage competitor Dropbox. But increasingly, it seems the soon-to-be-public startup is following the path of enterprise tech heavyweight Microsoft...

Via Fortune

New Box feature transforms Office docs and PDFs into Web-embeddable HTML5

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

The nine-year-old company introduced an alternative to its traditional per-user pricing on Wednesday, as well as its first service that doesn’t rely on customers storing their data...

Via PC World