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Microsof ’s Surface tablet includes casing made of VaporMg, which is three times
lighter than aluminum. And with the help of an integrated kickstand, the tablet’s
front-and-rear facing cameras can be used for recording presentations and for face-
to-face chats. Surface can connect to a company’s exchange server via
Exchange Active Sync. Tablets that run on the Windows RT operat-
ing system start at $499. Tablets with Windows 8 Pro start at $899.
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Social Beyond Media
11 Rules for Creating Value in the #SocialEra provides tips on doing business
in today’s “post-information” age. Author Nilofer Merchant discusses how
companies become “social” beyond social media, incorporating collaboration
among employees, permitting customers to become co-creators, and generat-
ing community investment. T e e-book is published by Harvard Business
Press Books and costs $3.99.
For more information, visit http://goo.gl/Gokv4.
Invoxia’s AudiOf ce uses InVivo Acoustic technology and Bluetooth
pairing to amp up conference calls. It also includes a dock for iOS
devices, with four broadband speakers, two digital microphones, and
a corded handset for personal calls. T e AudiOf ce costs $299.
The Property Capsule app
allows users to access com-
mercial real estate
from their iPads.
plans and f liers
within the capsule
update automatically whenever
tenants and other leasing data
change. Presentations can be
run of ine, and all materials
are custom branded. A free
trial version is available on
iTunes. Monthly subscriptions
start at $199.
For more information, visit www.
For more information, visit http://goo.gl/hOVUE.
Showcase Your Property
Investors and users can f nd more than a million commercial property listings on Showcase.com, a commercial real estate property
search engine from CoStar Group. Listings can include property information, photo galleries, aerial views, and broker contact informa-
tion. All property data is verif ed for accuracy by CoStar’s research team. Brokers can add listings for $99.95 per month.
For more information, visit www.showcase.com.
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