GV partner Joe Kraus named Lime’s first COO

One week after Lime tapped David Richter as its first chief business officer, it's announced another addition to its c-suite.

Central Desktop Takes $7 Million

Central Desktop has taken a first round of $7 million from OpenView Venture Partners. Central Desktop offers a web-based SaaS collaboration platform that allows business teams of all sizes to work vir

It Took 16 Months, But Google Relaunches Jotspot

Google acquired hosted wiki service Jotspot in October 2006. The service immediately stopped taking new users, although existing users were supported. Now, nearly sixteen months later, Jotspot has bee

Google Wiki Prepares To Launch

Google may finally be preparing to re-launch wiki service Jotspot, nearly a year after it acquired the company. Jotspot has not allowed new customer registrations since the acquisition was announced,

Will JotSpot Relaunch Next Week?

Google sent an email to JotSpot customers notifying them of an upgrade being rolled out over the next week. JotSpot has been closed to new customers since they were acquired by Google in late October

WikiMatrix Allows Side-By-Side Wiki Comparison

Like it or not, wikis are a dime a dozen these days. So when (and if) it comes time to choose one, WikiMatrix is a good place to start. It’s a site that allows you to compare any and all wikis o

Anti-Jotspot/Google Post Deleted Under Pressure

Update (Dec. 1): “Kevin” is Kevin Hague, the co-founder of Knowesys. CEO Kathleen Romano ends the conspiracy theories in a comment here. Update (Nov 30): JotSpot Founder Joe Kraus reponds

Google Acquires Wiki Collaboration Company Jotspot

Google’s office strategy just got a whole lot richer with the announced acquisition of the wiki based company Jotspot. A business oriented service that plugs a long list of different application

Jotspot 2.0 Launches

Palo Alto based Jot is in the process of rolling out Jotspot 2.0, a significant upgrade to their hosted wiki solution. We met with CEO Joe Kraus last week to demo the new product (and to discuss the Y

Rumor: Yahoo Acquired Jotspot

From recent buzz and confirmation from two trusted sources, it sounds like Yahoo closed its rumored acquisition of Joe Kraus’ Jotspot, and will be entering the wiki market. No official announcem

JotSpot Tracker Furthers Office Online Experiment

Jotspot continues to roll out interesting, easy to use wiki products. I wrote about JotSpot Live back in September. This week they released JotSpot Tracker, a spreadsheet wiki that allows users to bot

JotSpot Live – The Perfect Wiki?

Company: JotSpot Live Launched: September 27, 2005 Blog: JotSpot Live blog Location: Palo Alto, CA JotSpot Live, a JotSpot company, launched today. They’ve created an awesome wiki tool that solv