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    1. LockerService and Lightning Container Component: Securely Using Third-Party Libraries in Lightning Components

      LockerService and Lightning Container Component: Securely Using Third-Party Libraries in Lightning Components

      Regardless of the language, framework, or platform you use, modern applications are built by assembling discrete and composable components. On the Salesforce platform, the application composition infrastructure is provided by the Lightning Component Framework. That’s how the Salesforce Apps (Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, etc) are built, and that’s also how you can extend and customize these apps with your own components, or create completely new apps.

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      Mentions: Sales Cloud
    2. Highlights From Silicon Valley’s Extravagant Holiday Parties

      Highlights From Silicon Valley’s Extravagant Holiday Parties

      Artisan donuts, Champagne towers, and cocktails prepared by chief executives are a few of the ways tech companies celebrate the holidays.  Some technology companies are starting to face leaner times, but you wouldn't know it from the holiday parties happening around Silicon Valley. While companies often take care not to advertise their parties publicly, word tends to leak out via hyper-connected employees.

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    3. Salesforce needs to show Wall Street some big new customers to keep up its winning streak

      Salesforce needs to show Wall Street some big new customers to keep up its winning streak

      Salesforce is on a roll, with an impressive string of quarterly results that have topped analyst targets and its stock trading at record highs. But Wall Street wants more, and investor focus during Saleforce's quarterly earnings call Wednesday will shift to the pipeline of big enterprise deals that many hope will fuel the company's next phase of growth. 

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    4. DevZone Sessions You Won’t Want to Miss at Dreamforce 2015

      DevZone Sessions You Won’t Want to Miss at Dreamforce 2015

      Leanne Templeman and Pat Patterson gave some great Top Tips in the 10 Essential Dreamforce ’15 Tips for Admins & Developers webinar Sept 1st. But, wait, there’s more! Here are some late-breaking sessions and some other geeky goodness that I think you will dig.

      If you only looked at Agenda Builder the day it went live, you missed these. Go back and add them!
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    5. 12 Days of Salesforce: 10 Tips for Getting Out of a Slump

      12 Days of Salesforce: 10 Tips for Getting Out of a Slump

      Even for the most energized and motivated people, slumps can creep up on us. The holiday season, as fun as it often can be, is one of the most common culprits in creating these slumps. Employees can lose some productivity with all of the focus on holiday parties, out-of-town friends and family, and maybe a bit of online shopping when they should be working.

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    6. Coding Ends at the Salesforce $1 Million Hackathon

      Coding Ends at the Salesforce $1 Million Hackathon

      Wow! It’s been a whirlwind weekend at the Salesforce $1 Million Hackathon. Coding has officially come to a close and teams must now prepare to demo their mobile apps to the judges, science fair style at 1 PM today. Check out some of our teams personal photos from the last 42 hours of hacking. Stay tuned for a LIVE broadcast of the finalist demos and awards later this afternoon : ustream.tv/channel/salesforce-hackathon-2014 (password: Salesforce1). Good luck to all the teams!

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    7. What’s in the Developer Keynote at Dreamforce ’14?

      What’s in the Developer Keynote at Dreamforce ’14?

      Every year one of the highlights of the Developer experience at Dreamforce is the Developer Keynote. The keynote is our opportunity to share what the newest platform features for developers are,  present tech trends we are seeing across our many customers, and what developers can do to build the next wave of revolutionary apps. The past two years, the keynote has sold out. To avoid missing out, register now.

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    8. Let’s Party: APPBASH 2014 Celebrates YOU!

      Let’s Party: APPBASH 2014 Celebrates YOU!

      After three jam-packed days of exhilarating sessions, keynotes, and networking, it’s time to kick back and celebrate YOU and all of the hard work you’ve put in to make this a Dreamforce to remember. Come party with your Salesforce team at the premier partner party – let loose and have some much deserved fun!

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      Mentions: Dreamforce
    9. “Insider Tips From Dreamforce Veterans”: A New Salesforce E-book

      “Insider Tips From Dreamforce Veterans”: A New Salesforce E-book

      Have you registered to attend your first Dreamforce? Congratulations! Dreamforce is an event like no other, and produces proven results in your company’s ROI. Are you feeling a little overwhelmed by the massive cloud conference? We understand!

       

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    10. Introducing the Social Media for Events Handbook

      Introducing the Social Media for Events Handbook

      With Dreamforce 2014 coming up in October, we’ve got events on the brain! To gear up for all the Tweeting and Instagramming we will certainly be doing at the exciting sessions and late-night parties, we’ve released a brand new handbook to help you master social media for events.

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      Mentions: Dreamforce B2B
    11. How a New Coalition Joins Forces to Enhance the Salesforce AppExchange

      How a New Coalition Joins Forces to Enhance the Salesforce AppExchange

      Coalitions can be powerful forces. Whether it’s to promote a cause, collect ideas, or provide support, coalitions speak for the many voices of an audience. In an effort to strengthen the cloud ecosystem and heighten awareness of the importance of third-party business applications available to Salesforce users, nine SaaS providers have established a coalition for the Salesforce AppExchange called the Cloud Collective.

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    12. Salesforce1 Heroku Connect Marries Cloud-based CRM to App Dev

      Salesforce.com (CRM) has announced the general availability of Salesforce1 Heroku Connect, technology that connects the Salesforce1 customer relationship management platform with Heroku , a cloud-based platform used for app development. Salesforce ...

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    13. Salesforce.com Co-Founder on the Future of the Company and Industry

      Salesforce.com Co-Founder on the Future of the Company and Industry
      Parker Harris - Dreamforce 2013

      It’s been a decade and a half since Parker Harris co-founded salesforce.com, along with CEO Marc Benioff, Dave Moellenhoff, and Frank Dominguez. Harris has served in senior technical position from the beginning and currently oversees product strategy for the organization, from design, to development, to service delivery.

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    14. The Fabulous Life Of Tech Billionaire Marc Benioff

      The Fabulous Life Of Tech Billionaire Marc Benioff

      Benioff loves music. Years ago, before Salesforce.com's IPO, he famously rented out the S.F. Giants' stadium and threw a $US250,000 party featuring the B-52s. His love of big parties continues. Dreamforce , the company's annual conference, is part ...

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    15. How to Say Goodbye to Spreadsheets

      How to Say Goodbye to Spreadsheets

      Take three different companies in three different industries: mobile phone manufacturing, healthcare, and advertising management. What do the apps they build have in common?

      1.  They’ve attempted to automate with spreadsheets
      2.  They’re all smart processes that help make humans more efficient
      3.  Many people are involved in the process, both internally and externally, and want to know the status of it
      4.  None of them are related to CRM or sales apps

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      Mentions: Dreamforce Mobile
    16. Seismic Survey Reveals How Tablets Will Impact Salesforce.com Use in 2014

      Seismic Survey Reveals How Tablets Will Impact Salesforce.com Use in 2014

      SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/19/13 -- Seismic, the only platform that enables LiveDoc creation for brand-approved, real-time enterprise content management, has announced the findings of its first-annual Seismic Salesforce Spotlight survey. The survey, conducted during ... Seismic's cloud -based platform enables business professionals to quickly create customized materials with the most up-to-date content and real-time data by accessing approved collateral and business assets.

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      Mentions: Dreamforce
    17. 4 Big Brands Receive Salesforce Sales Surfboard Awards

      4 Big Brands Receive Salesforce Sales Surfboard Awards

      This year at Dreamforce, we announced the launch of our Sales Surfboard Awards program. These awards recognized 18 customers — the ones with the most eye-popping stories of innovation and sales success in Sales Cloud, Data.com or Work.com to accelerate performance. Salesforce received over 120+ nominations, so the judges had a tough time selecting the winners to join us at Dreamforce 2013. Here's a snapshot of the Data.com award winners.

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    18. 3 Ways Dreamforce 2013 Will Affect Your Marketing Data

      3 Ways Dreamforce 2013 Will Affect Your Marketing Data

      Athough Dreamforce is all about the human, face-to-face experience, there was still plenty of news on the data front, especially for marketers. Here are three insights.

      Data.com's Andy MacMillan discussed increasing data quality during the Data.com keynote. The concept of a CRM system automatically updating and correcting data was the most important thing to come out of last year's Dreamforce, and today, it's about clean data.

       

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