NextPlane Blog

Not All Glitter is Gold: Enterprise Collaboration Challengers 2

Oct 27, 2014 7:00:00 AM

It seems as though almost every day there’s a new collaboration app that’s touted as a true game changer.

On the surface, the solutions—like Cotap, Zula, IMO, Hall, Quip, Kato, Voxer, Glip, Google Hangouts, Uber, Biba, Convo and Slack, among many others—appear to be quite similar. But upon closer inspection, all of these apps have their own distinct personalities.

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Mobile-First or Die: UC Vendors’ Crucible

Aug 19, 2014 1:00:00 PM

According to Mary Meeker, in 2013, there were more smartphone users than laptop and desktop users put together, a clear indication that these kinds of devices are working to replace traditional computers.

The data speaks for itself: In December 2013, Americans spent 34 hours on their smartphones and tablets accessing the Web, according to Nielsen. During that same time period, they spent only 27 hours accessing the Web via a computer.

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