By Gaurav Pradhan
Solaborate is a social collaboration interface, which brings together technology professionals and companies to connect, interact and create an ecosystem around products and services which will lead to new discoveries and opportunities. It provides a platform with the appropriate tools and services to collaborate in real-time. This is a new way for the technological know-how promising productivity.
It was founded in February 2012, headquartered at Los Angeles, California.
It has already released Solaborate App for Android, now they are launching their Solaborate App for Windows 8. It has its private beta website launched in April 2013, backed by a seed funding of $ 1 million. Then they followed it by launching the public Beta website in October 2013. Solaborate.com gives you and experience of both similar to Facebook and Linkedin in a single platform. It allows you to connect like Facebook with Professional Contacts like in LinkedIn.
Features to look out for
Solaborate App is functional on Windows 8.1, supports x86, x64 and ARM processors. Some really catchy features of this app are:
1. Real Time Updates
You can get the real time updates of the posts on the news feeds of Solaborate. This allows you to access information with ease.
2. View Profiles
You can search people, view their profiles and send requests for getting connected.
3. Chat and Exchange Files & Photos
You can chat with people with Solaborate Messenger, which also allows you to send files and photos.
4. Share Updates, Photos, Videos
You can easily share your updates, photos and videos on the Solaborate Feeds.
5. Read Blogs
You can share and read blogs by other people related to technology, business and many more interesting topics.
6. Discover, Connect & Follow People , Companies and Products
You can find people, favourite companies and products, interact and follow their latest updates closely.
7. Send Private Messages
You can send personal messages to people via Solaborate Messages.
8. Find Job and Opportunities
Solaborate is a platform when you can find job openings which is a floated by companies. You can access the updates of the companies for the job opportunities.
9. Share, Download and Preview Documents
You can preview and share your documents. You can also download the documents sent to you.
10. Join User Group and Events
Solaborate allows you to join different user groups matching your interests. You can also take part in the online events and discussions happening in the group. You can also see the trending events happening around the globe.
This video explains how to install Solaborate, and its salient features.
This app will definitely redefine your experience of socially connecting with professional contacts, which will help you build relationships, acquire capabilities and make you more confident & responsive to professional queries for a job and related events.
(Author is a Management student of IIM Bangalore having an experience in Manufacturing Industry, Follow On Twitter @GauravToYou)
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Also Read :
Social Collaboration Service Solaborate Launches a Public Beta and an Android App – The Next Web – http://thenextweb.com/apps/2013/10/21/social-collaboration-service-solaborate-launches-public-beta-android-app/
Solaborate – Gust.com – https://gust.com/companies/solaborate
Social Media on the Wrist: Smart Social Bracelet with Interchangeable Social Network Icons – https://www.socialmediatrend.in/technology/social-media-on-the-wrist/
Facebook and Messenger App Split –Why are they being separated ? – https://www.socialmediatrend.in/users/facebook-and-messenger-app-split-why-are-they-being-separated-2/