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Google Health Brings DeepMind to Break New Grounds in AI ML and Security Applications

DeepMind’s Health team joins Google Health. Google Health will be able to tap into DeepMind’s global expertise in areas like AI, DevOps, data security, Cloud storage, and user design. Google Health family has announced adding DeepMind’s experts to tackle some of the most challenging and complex problems in the Healthcare sector. The technology research group would leverage DeepMind’s expertise in developing AI and Machine Learning applications, mobile tools, and data security platforms to boost adoption in the…

Udacity Names Google Veteran Kenny Kim as the New Chief Marketing Officer

CMO Kenny Kim Joins from Google; Brings nearly two decades of marketing experience to Udacity A leading Learning Management System (LMS) platform Udacity has appointed a new Chief Marketing Officer to lead the next phase of marketing growth for the company. Udacity announced that it has appointed Kenny Kim as its new Chief Marketing Officer effective today. Kenny Kim joins the edutech startup company from Google. At Google, Kenny served as the Global Head of Growth Marketing for Google Shopping. Marketing Technology…

AdPushup Becomes a Google Certified Publishing Partner (GCPP)

The new partnership with Google will strengthen AdPushup's position as a market leader in the ad revenue optimization space AdPushup, a leading ad revenue optimization platform for web publishers, has been accepted into the exclusive Google Certified Publishing Partner (GCPP) program. For publishers, GCPP is a stamp of approval that endorses AdPushup's capability for solving complex monetization challenges, meeting the highest standards of service, and consistently exceeding publisher expectations. Marketing Technology…

Organizations Worldwide Adjust to the ‘New Normal’ of Remote Working with Help from Mitel and Google Cloud

Global surge in demand for Mitel’s teleworking licenses up tenfold with collaboration tool usage up more than 500 percent across businesses of all sizes and industries Partnership with Google Cloud delivers higher levels of security, reliability and compliance for cloud communications. Businesses, hospitals, schools and public service agencies leverage enterprise-class communications to work from anywhere as they adapt to the impact of COVID-19. Free usage of Mitel’s cloud business communications system, MiCloud…

Google Empowers News Publishers: Waives Off Ad-Serve Fees, Provides Direct Data Visualization Access

If you are a Breaking-News Publisher, Google is taking noble steps to sustain your digital business. In a timely financial relief to global and local news publishing sites, Google Ad Manager is waiving off ad serving fees with an immediate effect. Google announced it is waiving off ad-serving fees globally on Ad Manager for five months. With the spread of coronavirus to every corner of the world, we are seeing a surge of people going out of employment, and businesses calling it a pause on their Marketing and…

STUDY: Hotel, Travel and Retail Visits Drop; Grocery, Healthcare and Takeout Skyrocket Amid COVID-19

New local search data from 650,000 business locations in five countries shows how COVID-19 is impacting consumer behavior Uberall, Inc., the platform managing digital experiences for local businesses, released a new report examining how the coronavirus pandemic is changing local search across the globe. Uberall looked at more than 650,000 business locations and Google My Business profiles in multiple countries -- the US, Germany, France, Italy, and the UK -- between mid-January and mid-March. The findings offer a snapshot…

Aragon Identifies Unified Communications and Collaboration As Key During Health Crisis

Aragon evaluates 15 major providers in the UCC market Aragon Research identifies fifteen major providers in its fourth edition of the Aragon Research Globe for Unified Communications and Collaboration, 2020, published today. The report states that unified communication and collaboration platforms are maturing as the modalities of voice, video, and messaging become mandatory. While there was already growing demand for a centralized communications platform, the current health crisis has given enterprises a renewed sense of…

Utah Healthcare Company Builds COVID-19 Tracker in One Day to Assure theHealth and Safety of Thousands of Essential Workers, Patients

Chrysalis rapidly built an Emergency Response Center app using Skuid to track the spread of COVID-19 in their business and equip staff with real-time safety information Skuid, the #1 toolkit to accelerate custom Salesforce app design, development, and adoption, announced that one of its healthcare clients, Chrysalis, rapidly set up a HIPAA-compliant COVID-19 tracking application in one day using Skuid. Chrysalis serves people with intellectual disabilities and manages the care of more than 2,800 team members and 1,000…

Former Google Cloud Executive Joins Virtru to Lead International Operations

Renaud Perrier to Drive Strategic Growth Initiatives in EMEA and APAC for Data Privacy Innovator Virtru, the new standard in data protection, today announced the appointment of Google’s former Head of Cloud ISV Partnerships, Renaud Perrier, as Senior Vice President of International Business Development and Operations. Based in Paris, Perrier is charged with directing Virtru’s operations, product strategy, and technology partnerships in EMEA and APAC to help the company further expand into key international markets. A cloud…

Google Cloud and T-Systems Announce Strategic Partnership for Cloud Innovation

The Two Companies Will Partner to Deliver Cloud-Based Solutions and Managed Services to Help Enterprise Customers Digitally Transform Google Cloud and T-Systems announced a partnership to deliver solutions and managed services to help enterprise customers digitally transform with the cloud. Under the new partnership, T-Systems will provide consulting services, migration support and managed services to enterprise customers leveraging Google Cloud capabilities. "Our joint goal is to support organizations in their…

5WPR Digital Division Granted Google Partner Specialization for Google Shopping

5W Public Relations, one of the 15 largest independently-owned PR firms in the U.S., is pleased to announce that its Digital Practice now carries two specializations within Google's Partner Program. 5WPR's award-winning digital division has been granted a Google Shopping specialization, in addition to the Google Search specialization previously held. Google's Partner Program is an exclusive and prestigious program, bestowed on agencies by Google for demonstrating AdWords best practices, skill and expertise, successfully…

Salsify Social Commerce Capability Enables Brands to Sell on Facebook, Instagram, and Google Shopping

As social buying evolves, new functionality enables brands to sell directly on social channels without sacrificing other channel investments Salsify, a product experience management (PXM) platform that helps brands win on the digital shelf, announced the availability of Salsify for Social Commerce. Salsify for Social Commerce enables brands to use Salsify to manage the entire social selling journey for consumers, from product discovery to research to buy across multiple channels. This full range of capabilities, which…

IT on a Roll: How a No-Code Platform became Part of Google Cloud?

Google Cloud’s latest acquisition would help enterprises empower millions of citizen developers to more easily create and extend applications without the need for professional coding skills. No-code development platforms have been in existence within the industry for some years now. They have been enabling software makers to deal with the rising demand for automation and drag-and-drop features, helping DevOps teams to quickly create such products with less or no coding. As CIOs look to accelerate their Cloud infrastructure…

Citrix Workspace Live for Google Cloud

Solution Enables Companies to Deliver Simple, Intelligent Work Experience on Google Devices and Operating Systems Expanding on the flexibility and choice it provides to companies in enabling a superior digital work experience, Citrix Systems, Inc. announced general availability of Citrix® Workspace™ for Google Cloud. Using the solution, companies can deliver unified access to the G Suite apps employees need and prefer to use and fuel a simple, intelligent experience that improves engagement and productivity. “And that…

What’s Up, Doc?: How Digital Technologies and AI Are Changing Healthcare

In the near future, having an appointment with your doctor online will become as normal as making a payment on an app or booking a taxi through Uber. Through a range of new technologies, like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Telehealth, and Robotics, as well as disruptive market entrants, Healthcare is in line for some big changes. Google, Amazon, and Apple are all eyeing up a lucrative market with built-in inefficiencies. These span from the cost of medical insurance to the length of time needed to get an appointment. The…

IBM Watson Health Demonstrates Global Imaging Market Momentum

Hardin Memorial Health First to “Go Live” with IBM Watson Imaging Patient Synopsis IBM Watson Health™ highlighted its recent clients and collaborations for its IBM Watson Health Imaging artificial intelligence (AI) platform, a leading provider of innovative artificial intelligence, enterprise imaging and interoperability solutions available through multiple products and services trusted by medical professionals worldwide. IBM Watson Health will be showcasing its suite of solutions across AI and Machine Learning,…

Mediavine Presented with Two Awards at Google Certified Publishing Partner Summit 2019

The ad management company was the co-recipient of Google's 2019 Customer Satisfaction and Highest Health Score Awards, demonstrating outstanding customer service and overall performance Mediavine, a full-service ad management company that builds sustainable businesses for content creators, was last week presented with two awards at the Google Certified Publishing Partners Summit, making it the winningest company of all Google Certified Publishing Partners (GCPPs). The Google Certified Publishing Partners Summit welcomes…

Xero Unveils Deeper Integrations with Microsoft Office 365, Google, HubSpot and More to Solve the Small Business Data Silo

From Initial Contact to Invoice and Ongoing Marketing, Xero Is Building Deeper Integrations with Apps That Small Businesses Use Every Day, Giving Them a Smarter Way to Work Xero, the global small business platform, announced that it’s building deeper integrations with apps that small businesses use everyday, including Google, Microsoft Office 365, HubSpot and more. The new integrations, built in-house by Xero, were identified as gaps that give small businesses a simple, seamless and smarter way to connect and access their…

Will Google’s Fitbit Acquisition for $2.1 Billion Chart New Territories in Connected Data Collection?

Google on Friday announced that it entered into an agreement to acquire Fitbit, a leading wearables brand. The acquisition would be worth an estimated USD 2.1 billion. Google’s Senior Vice President for Devices & Services, Rick Osterloh, said that that the acquisition would help Google spur innovation in wearables.  He said that the data from the devices will not be used for Google ads. The company will be fully incorporated to Google and will not be maintained as a separate entity. Also Read: Monetate Acquired!…

SiriusXM Coming to the Google Assistant

SiriusXM's Acclaimed Programming, Featuring Howard Stern, Commercial-Free Music, Plus Sports, Talk, Comedy, News, Entertainment and More Will Be Available in the Coming Days on Google Assistant Enabled Devices like Google Nest Speakers and Displays Google and SiriusXM announced that SiriusXM will be available on Google Nest smart speakers and displays via the Google Assistant, bringing seamless access to SiriusXM's acclaimed lineup of audio entertainment – featuring Howard Stern, hundreds of commercial-free music…