Manticore Technology comes out with upgrade which includes improved UI and some minimal enhancements. It's a good release, however, this company has fallen so far behind in the marketing automation / lead management space I'm not sure they can really survive for a long haul.
The iOSsphere seemed to be nearing exhaustion, swinging between summer and fall release dates, the differences between .1 and .2 firmware versions, and wild longings for a 3D user interface. Most of the speculation not founded.
I have a feeling Salesforce's acquisition of Rypple is less about HCM or HR software and more about expanding the social enterprise. I expect Rypple will take some new directions now that they've joined the Salesforce.com family.