Find out what's new in your network and the wider organization using the options available from the Updates
About this task
tab lets you access the latest news stories and updates from across IBM
® Connections. Use the options provided in the navigation sidebar to filter the information and select the type of updates that you want to view. The updates are displayed in a list format, making it easy for you to scan through the entries and quickly identify the updates that interest you most.
An icon next to each update identifies which application the update is associated with.
Table 1. Application icons
What to do next
What else can I do using the Updates
Parent topic: Home page overviews, how-tos, and FAQs
Subscribing to a Blogs feed
Setting email notification preferences
- Click Customize to add widgets that bring extra functionality to the page
- Let people know what you're doing by updating your personal status message from the Status updates view.
- Bookmark the sections of the Updates page that you visit most so that you can navigate directly to them later.
Saving updates for later
When you see an update on the Updates
tab that is of interest, you can save it to return to later.
Updating your status message from the Home page
Update your personal status message from the Home page to let the people in your network know what you're doing.
Checking status updates
Keep up-to-date with the people in your network and the people that you are following by checking status updates regularly.
Follow tags that you are interested in so that you can receive the latest updates for the people or content with those tags.