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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 Melds Google and Microsoft Into Document Engine of the Future

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Aaron Levie, the 28-year-old CEO of Silicon Valley startup Box, happened to notice that ex-Microsoft kingpin Steven Sinofsky was returning to the States after a trip to Africa, so he...


Box to unveil Google Docs rival, policy engine and more at BoxWorks

Monday, September 16th, 2013

As Box kicks off its annual conference in San Francisco on Monday morning, Chief Executive Aaron Levie will unveil Box Notes, an online word processing tool designed to improve collaboration...

Via San Francisco Chronicle

Long Known for Storing and Sharing, Box Aims to Be More About Doing

Monday, September 16th, 2013

It’s becoming ever less accurate to refer to the cloud company Box as a company focused on enterprise file storage. Lately people have been adding the phrase “and collaboration”...

Via All Things D

Former Windows Head Sinofsky Joins Box as Adviser

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Steven Sinofsky, who stepped down as head of Microsoft’s Windows business last fall, is joining the cloud storage startup Box as an adviser. Box CEO Aaron Levie announced the move...

Via Wall Street Journal

Guess who’s advising Box: Former Microsoft exec Steven Sinofsky

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Like many modern relationships, this one started with a Facebook message. That was how Aaron Levie, the CEO of Box, connected with Steven Sinofsky after hearing that the former Windows...

Via GeekWire

Microsoft’s Next Era

Sunday, August 25th, 2013

Moments like this happen only once a generation in the technology industry. The announcement of Steve Ballmer’s retirement from his post as CEO of Microsoft puts an end to one of...

Via TechCrunch

Webcor Moves Construction Industry To The Cloud

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

The construction industry has traditionally been slow to move to new enterprise technology. Many companies have also built their own technology systems, which has made working with...

Via Forbes

Aaron Levie, elephant hunter: Why the cloud’s consummate poster boy is actually an outlier

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

If you knew Levie back in Box’s early days, it’s surreal to watch. The still 20-something, wise-cracking, easily distracted Levie is dressed in a suit, laser focused and serious,...

Via PandoDaily