project management

  • GrexIt Turns Gmail Into A Social Task Management System

    GrexIt Turns Gmail Into A Social Task Management System

    Last month I said that collaboration and project-management apps should focus on killing e-mail from within, not creating yet another place users have to look for communications and information. Today GrexIt is coming out of beta not to kill e-mail, but to make it better. Read More

  • Etherpad Now Baked Into Social Project Management App Wrike

    Etherpad Now Baked Into Social Project Management App Wrike

    Social project management software-as-a-service Wrike released a big update today, including in-line integration of the open source text editor Etherpad. The idea is that instead of attaching documents to a task, the task becomes the document, enabling users to actually do work in the same place they manage tasks. Read More

  • Social Task Manager Producteev Adds Document Collaboration

    Social Task Manager Producteev Adds Document Collaboration

    Competition in the social task/project-management market is heating up. Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz’s startup Asana and Salesforce.com’s Do.com are some of the most visible players (see my previous coverage), but they’re not the only ones. Case in point: Producteev, which just added some new collaboration features via a partnership with Crocodoc. Read More

  • TeamGantt Is A Streamlined, Online Project Management Tool

    TeamGantt Is A Streamlined, Online Project Management Tool

    Fans of Microsoft Project, rejoice! There’s now a way to recreate the fun and pleasure of creating Gantt charts in your browser, bringing that age-old managerial trick of “making another chart” to the Internet. It’s called TeamGantt and if you’re a project manager, it behooves you to make a Gantt chart about checking it out in the near future, setting milestones… Read More

  • Float Does Simple Scheduling For Teams (And Simple Is Hard!)

    Float Does Simple Scheduling For Teams (And Simple Is Hard!)

    Float (no, not that Float – what is with the duplicate names for startups lately?), is a new, minimilist scheduling application for teams. The software comes from the New York-based startup Pixel Paddock, whose three co-founders have some 30 years of combined digital agency experience behind them. They know first-hand what agencies need, and designed the software to suit. But… Read More

  • Teambox for project management secures €140,000 funding

    [Spain] Teambox, a collaborative project management platform, is another Spanish home-grown initiative that aims to compete on an international scale, with the likes of Basecamp, incorporating a social, Yammer-like model. The startup has recently secured €140,000 in a small round through Keiretsu Forum Barcelona, a large international business angels network, mainly from Albert Feliu… Read More