Newsletter 2013.03

Welcome to the METHOD IT Newsletter for March 2013

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Microsoft Dynamics Gets Social, Goes Mobile

Microsoft announced a major overhaul for their CRM solution at the recent Dynamics Convergence 2013 event in the US. Two corporate acquisitions get integrated into Dynamics – Marketing Pilot’s automated marketing tools and NetBreeze for Social Media monitoring in 28 languages including Japanese and Chinese. Mobile sales apps for iOS, Android and Windows devices are also on the way later this year. More details in the official press release .
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China to Create Linux-based National OS

The Chinese government announced it will begin work on a national PC OS based on Ubuntu, one of the world’s most popular free, Linux-based Operating Systems. ‘Ubuntu Kylin’ is part of a long-term plan to create a domestically focussed OS, wean users off Microsoft and Apple systems, and promote the use of free and open-source software in China. Development will take place in a Beijing lab staffed by engineers from China and UK company Canonical, the creators of Ubuntu.

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