BOOKSHOUT: Venture capital deals

Posted on Apr 26, 2013
BOOKSHOUT: Venture capital deals

Bookshout, a Dallas-based digital book distribution and engagement platform, has raised $6 million in Series B funding led by Ambassador Enterprises

BOOKSHOUT: bookshout! raises $6 million to expand its digital book distribution and community-building platform

Posted on Apr 25, 2013
BOOKSHOUT: bookshout! raises $6 million to expand its digital book distribution and community-building platform

Dallas-based bookshout! announced today it raised $6 million in venture capital funding to expand its digital book distribution and community-building platform. It’s the latest fundraising […]

BOOKSHOUT: Bookshout! raises $6M to amplify authors’ digital voices

Posted on Apr 25, 2013
BOOKSHOUT: Bookshout! raises $6M to amplify authors’ digital voices

Reading is generally a quiet activity, but today Bookshout! is proclaiming that it has raised $6 million. Bookshout offers multiple tools to support reader engagement. […]

SIMPLY MEASURED: Winner – 2013 Social Media Icon Award/Technology

Posted on Apr 17, 2013
SIMPLY MEASURED: Winner – 2013 Social Media Icon Award/Technology

Making sense of all out of a plethora of social media output—fans and followers, likes and tweets, pins and views, etc.— is both a huge […]

SIMPLY MEASURED: American Airlines passengers still backed up after glitch

Posted on Apr 17, 2013
SIMPLY MEASURED: American Airlines passengers still backed up after glitch

Over 9,500 tweets hit the @AmericanAir handle on Tuesday which sent out 1,200 of its own, according to social media analytics firm Simply Measured.

SIMPLY MEASURED: A Year Later, Instagram Hasn’t Made a Dime. Was it Worth $1 Billion?

Posted on Apr 9, 2013
SIMPLY MEASURED: A Year Later, Instagram Hasn’t Made a Dime. Was it Worth $1 Billion?

A picture’s worth much more than a thousand words to Facebook. Last April — a year ago today, in fact — the social media giant […]

MUTUAL MOBILE: Austin looks to get out in front of mobile payments wave

Posted on Apr 6, 2013
MUTUAL MOBILE: Austin looks to get out in front of mobile payments wave

Mobile payments technology is gathering steam across the country, but Austin is one of the hot spots, both for deployment of new technology and for […]

VIRTUAL BRIDGES: Managed Services – Seven Blogs MSPmentor Didn’t Write

Posted on Apr 2, 2013
VIRTUAL BRIDGES: Managed Services – Seven Blogs MSPmentor Didn’t Write

Here are seven managed services provider (MSP) blogs and news stories the MSPmentor team didn’t have a chance to write for the week ending March […]

GAZZANG: Urgent care – Safeguarding data at health care providers

Posted on Apr 1, 2013
GAZZANG: Urgent care – Safeguarding data at health care providers

There’s a real dichotomy at work when it comes to managing IT assets in health care. So says John Delano, the vice president and chief […]