Mediavine Expands Access to Contextual Ad Targeting Using GumGum’s Verity Artificial Intelligence Product

Mediavine, the largest exclusive ad management company in the U.S., has expanded its contextual ad targeting with Magnite and PubMatic using GumGum's Verity artificial intelligence (AI) product. Through Verity, Mediavine is passing contextual segments in the bid request to industry-leading Supply Side Platforms (SSPs). In mid-2019, Mediavine began offering contextual targeting as a way to combat the instability of third-party cookies in the various internet browsers. Due to growing demand from marketers, Mediavine has…

Loop Insights To Launch UKLIPZ, First Ever Artificial Intelligence Verified Mobile Video Review Platform

Loop Insights Inc. a provider of contactless solutions and artificial intelligence (“AI”) to drive real-time insights, enhanced customer engagement and automated venue tracing to the brick and mortar space is pleased to announce the January 2021 launch of UKLIPZ, the first-ever platform that enables consumers to create verified reviews using mobile video that can also be used, purchased or analyzed by brands and retailers to drive further engagement and sales. UKLIPZ was acquired by Loop on September 16th, 2019. Loop…

Businesses Are Increasing Investment in Digital Channels and Artificial Intelligence for Enhanced Customer Experiences

NICE inContact, a NICE business, announced the findings of a global research study detailing the growing role of digital-first omnichannel experiences in fostering customer loyalty and advocacy. The 2020 NICE inContact Customer Experience (CX) Transformation Benchmark, Business Wave surveyed over 1,000 global contact center decision-makers and found a trend among businesses moving towards self-service vs. agent-assisted channels — now 43 percent of businesses prefer to offer self-service channels, a 15 percentage point…

CloudCommerce Adds Artificial Intelligence Layer to SWARM

CloudCommerce, Inc, a leading provider of digital advertising solutions, announced that it has entered into a license agreement with Pattern89 to add its artificial intelligence (AI) technology to SWARM, the Company’s proprietary audience intelligence solution. Pattern89, a leading developer of artificial intelligence solutions for marketers, offers a predictive creative performance platform that allows advertisers to know the performance of ads before the launch of a campaign. Marketing Technology News: Time to Spend…

P360 Adds Advanced Artificial Intelligence Capabilities to its Sales Enablement Platform BirdzAI

Life sciences commercial organizations can now forecast sales, predict churn, analyze brand propensity and launch new products with BirdzAI P360, a leading developer of technology for life sciences companies, announced major updates to its sales enablement platform BirdzAI. The BirdzAI platform now includes advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities that enable real-time decision-making for sales organizations by providing deep insights derived from a wide variety of proprietary and tertiary datasets. Key features…

New Study Reveals Artificial Intelligence Plays Critical Role In Maximizing TV And Radio Ad Performance

Veritone, Inc., the creator of the world’s first operating system for artificial intelligence, aiWARE, announced the findings of a new research study on the effectiveness of broadcast advertising campaigns, which reveal the critical role that Artificial Intelligence (AI) plays in optimizing broadcast ad performance. The inaugural report — Veritone Uplift Study: Attribution Insights and Strategies to Deliver Effective Broadcast Advertising Campaigns — is based on a 15-month analysis of more than 250 local and national…

Marketing Artificial Intelligence Institute Launches AI Academy for Marketers

Marketing Artificial Intelligence Institute announced the launch of AI Academy for Marketers, an online education platform that helps marketers understand, pilot and scale artificial intelligence. AI Academy for Marketers is designed for marketing professionals and students at all levels, and largely caters to non-technical audiences, meaning registrants do not need backgrounds in analytics, data science or programming to understand and apply what they learn. The Academy features deep-dive Certification Courses (3 – 5…

FranceTV Publicité Launches AKOUO, a New, Artificial Intelligence-Based Marketing Service

FranceTV Publicité is fully committed to supporting its partners as they get back to business, and has created a new marketing service, AKOUO, to further enhance customer relations via active and meaningful listening. AKOUO ("listen" in Greek) aims to help major advertisers connect with their targets as effectively as possible. We make this happen by sharing our extensive knowledge of the French public with our brands. Marketing Technology News: IDStrong Warns Against Second Wave of Cyberattacks AKOUO is…

ABBYY Open-Sources NeoML, Machine Learning Library to Develop Artificial Intelligence Solutions

The framework provides software developers with powerful deep learning and traditional machine learning algorithms for creating applications that fuel digital transformation  ABBYY, a Digital Intelligence company, today announced the launch of NeoML, an open-source library for building, training, and deploying machine learning models. Available now on GitHub, NeoML supports both deep learning and traditional machine learning algorithms. The cross-platform framework is optimized for applications that run in cloud…

Sales Leaders Turn to Artificial Intelligence to Drive Resiliency Amid Volatility

The outbreak of the novel coronavirus has left businesses scrambling to manage cashflows and drive continuity amid rapid and radical disruption. With liquidity top of mind, finance leaders are re-evaluating cash positions and making real-time adjustments to revenue and profit models in order to mitigate their organization’s exposure. This landscape has put added pressure on sales leaders who must steer business forward by delivering revenue commitments in the face of evolving market conditions and customer needs. Reinvent…

Annual IBM List Celebrates Global Women Leaders Shaping the Future of Artificial Intelligence

Company honors 35 professionals from 12 countries, as new global survey shows benefits of diversity to AI -- but notes that work is still needed to close gender gap IBM at its Think Digital conference unveiled its list of Women Leaders in AI, recognizing 35 exceptional female business leaders from 12 countries who are using artificial intelligence to drive transformation, growth and innovation across a wide variety of industries. These leaders were chosen because they and their companies are demonstrating the power of…

Aureus Analytics Announces DONNA, an Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics Platform for Independent Agencies

Aureus Analytics offers an AI and data analytics platform that helps independent agencies leverage their data to grow and retain their business while delivering an improved customer experience to their policyholders Aureus Analytics, a global artificial intelligence technology company that provides customer experience solutions to the insurance industry is pleased to announce the launch of its new platform, DONNA. Developed with leading insurance industry experts, DONNA was designed specifically for independent agencies…

Guidehouse Insights and Bidgely Paper Reveals Artificial Intelligence and Personalization Drives Energy Management Market Evolution

New paper outlines how AI-powered energy management enables greater resiliency and flexibility for global utilities and energy customers Guidehouse Insights, formerly known as Navigant Research, today released the whitepaper, “The Power of AI for Energy Management, Q2’20,” which analyzed how leading utilities leverage artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to provide more valuable customer insights, produce greater energy savings and deepen their customer engagements in an evolving energy management landscape.…

Gravyty Introduces Version 3.0 Including Revolutionary Artificial Intelligence Crisis Management Tools to Fundraisers Managing Response to…

Gravyty Refocuses Version 3.0 to Center on Driving Revenue through Fundraising During Crisis Gravyty, the market-defining provider of fundraiser enablement powered by artificial intelligence (AI), announced new product capabilities that help nonprofit, higher education, and health care leaders continue to secure fundraising revenue during the challenging times caused by the COVID-19 crisis. This includes the immediate availability of Gravyty Crisis Management for frontline fundraisers managing donor relations during the…

CSG Introduces Conversational Artificial Intelligence to Enable a Next Generation Customer Experience

Messaging apps; speech-based assistants such as Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa; and chatbots are entering the marketplace in large scale, all with a goal of enhancing everyday life. Businesses are taking notice; leveraging the technology to analyze peoples’ behavior in order to create a more personalized and efficient customer experience. “Their experience in solving complex business challenges and delivering value through the innovative use of technology makes them the perfect partner to bring CSG Conversational AI to…

Bright Pattern Launches AI Solution Packs for Easy to Deploy Artificial Intelligence in Contact Centers

Bright Pattern AI Solution Packs are an industry-first for making Artificial Intelligence easy to deploy in contact centers with immediate ROI Bright Pattern, the most powerful AI-powered cloud contact center for innovative companies, today announces Bright Pattern AI Solution Packs to help companies of all sizes utilize artificial intelligence instantly in their contact center operations. Although AI is a top priority for CIOs and companies looking to transform with a next-generation digital customer experience, most…

MarTech Interview with Seth Siegel, North American Leader Artificial Intelligence Consulting at Infosys

"AI is not a destination, it is a once in a generation transformation that will take time." Hi Seth, you are a pioneer in the AI and Emerging tech realm. How did you start with Infosys? I joined Infosys in June of 2019. The reason I came here is that we have the unique intersection of being able to build an executable strategy. Many services firms love to do strategy work and then fail at execution. Some are great at execution but make everything about price. What drew me to Infosys is that we make it about realized…

Simporter Artificial Intelligence Predicts Which Products Face Surging Demand as People Isolate at Home

Combining Covid-19 caseload data with search and sales information to predict which products will become hard to find Artificial intelligence company Simporter launched new software that predicts which products are next in line to see a spike in shopper demand. Called the Epidemic Demand Surge Protector, it makes these predictions so manufacturers and retailers can keep up supply levels for OTC medicine, food, and household items. While toilet paper remains elusive, many other products are hard to find as people…

Kaizo Raises $3 Million to Accelerate Customer Support Productivity Leveraging Gamification and Artificial Intelligence for Agents Worldwide

Led by Gradient Ventures (Google's AI fund) and Partech; Christoph Auer-Welsbach, former Partner at IBM Ventures, Joins as Co-Founder Dutch startup Kaizo, formerly known as Ticketless, announces a $3 million seed round led by Gradient Ventures, Google's AI-focused venture fund, and Partech, with participation from several angel investors. Entrepreneur and investor Christoph Auer-Welsbach, former partner at IBM Ventures, also joins Kaizo as a co-founder. Kaizo was started in 2018 by Dominik Blattner, an entrepreneur with…

Syncsort Partners with Databricks to Make Mainframe Data Accessible for Cloud Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

 The Partnership Enables Organizations to Build a Lakehouse by Ingesting Data Across the Enterprise into Delta Lake Syncsort announced it has partnered with Databricks to support cloud initiatives for critical mainframe and IBM i data. Enterprises can now leverage Syncsort Connect products to access, transform and deliver mainframe data to Delta Lake for advanced analytics, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning projects. “Liberate Legacy Data Sources with Syncsort and Databricks.” Organizations rely on…