Edward Tufte, the renowned author, academic, and speaker best known for his pioneering work on the display of quantitative information, has joined the SlideShare board of advisors. Tufte is the author of “The Visual Display of Quantitative Information” and several other books of about the same size … Read More..
Posts Categorized: Announcements
SlideShare will be down for scheduled maintenance starting 9:30 pm PST on Sunday, 30th March. This is likely to last an hour & half at the maximum. Please bear with us.
Update PST 23:00 PM: The maintenance work has been completed… the site is back up & running. … Read More..
Just wanted to let our users know that FriendFeed now supports SlideShare. The thumbnails of the slideshows will show up in your FriedFeed as well. Cool!
Our hosting provider (ServePath) has been having intermittently problems for past few days and right now site is totally down. Sorry about this. Our hosting provider is generally been very reliable, and we are hoping they will be able to solve the problem very soon.
Update 4 PM PST: We … Read More..
A few of you had written in that your files did not convert. I checked, and yes – it does see like there is something wrong with file conversion. We are working on it. Hopefully will be back up soon. I will post a update once its back up.
Update: … Read More..
We had some problem with creating slidecasts during the last 24 hours; if you tried to create a slidecast, it would have failed. This happened due to a small technical glitch that has now been corrected.You can now log into your account and finish the aborted slidecast synchronisation.
Apologies for … Read More..
Many of you have asked us how you could share presentations created on GoogleDocs (or Presently) on SlideShare. Google Docs just announced that its now possible to save a presentation as pdf. Just create it on Google Docs, save as pdf (go to FileSave as pdf), and then upload … Read More..
PST 9.10 AM: We are facing some problems in our file conversion servers; we noticed this a couple of hours back and our systems guys are working hard through the night (in India) to get this back on track. Expect some delay before your uploaded files will get converted … Read More..