Salesforce boosts social networking

Salesforce has brought out Social.com which it reckons will transform advertising - being what it claims as the first social advertising application which integrates social ads with CRM.

Microsoft vs. Salesforce.com: Microsoft’s Litigation Strategy

Like the majority of large traditional technology companies, Microsoft generally uses its patent portfolio defensively rather than offensively.  



Microsoft sues over patents, for a change

Microsoft is suing Salesforce.com for patent infringement relating to customer relationship management (CRM) software - the heart of Salesforce's business.