Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from AWS (Customer Experience), Kibo (E-Commerce), Kount (Identity Management), Vonage (Unified Communications), and EveryAction (CRM). AWS and Zoom Extend Strategic Relationship Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company, announced that Zoom Video Communications, Inc. has selected AWS as its preferred cloud provider. The multi-year agreement extends the longstanding…

Snapchat’s AR Advertising Technology and WIMI AI Algorithm SDK Give Birth to a New Social Media Ecosystem

Tailor Insight, the fintech market research organization, recently released a research report "Snapchat's AR advertising technology and WIMI AI algorithm SDK give birth to a new social media ecosystem". With the rapid development of artificial intelligence (AI) technology, its related technologies, such as computer vision, natural language processing, intelligent speech, image recognition, have gained great development space. Among them, computer vision technology is the most popular among startups and investment…

iStock Releases 2021 Visual Trends to Support SMBs and SMEs in Better Engaging Customers

iStock by Getty Images, a leading global source of visual content, has released its top visual communications trends to help small and medium-sized businesses better plan their brand and performance marketing for 2021. Experts from across iStock have identified key emerging trends that will resonate with consumers after a year of disruption; from major political events, the impact of COVID-19, effects of climate change, and social change. Marketing Technology News: Intuiface-Sightcorp Partnership Brings No Code…

ONSCREEN Launches the Spark: Secure, Easy, and Affordable TV Video Calling With Zoom Integration

Just in time for the December holidays, this new device makes it safe and easy for families to video call on the TV, with Black Friday/Cyber Monday specials and free secure lifetime video calling service ONSCREEN Inc., announces the upcoming launch of the Spark -- a TV video calling device that is easy to install, completely secure, and affordable. The new device addresses the need for higher quality video calling experiences for families, safe from privacy concerns, and is the most affordable TV video calling product on…

Digital Customer Engagement Experts, Localz Close £2 Million Funding Round to Support Business Post-COVID

Localz, leading experts in digital customer engagement, location, and communications technology announced today the closing of a £2 million venture round of funding led by London-based investment manager Triple Point. Localz will use the funding to further develop its product portfolio to support businesses with new safety measures and procedures as well as putting a customer-centric approach to services post-COVID. Marketing Technology News: Bambuser and Entropia Join Forces to Launch Live Video Shopping in Malaysia…

Later Ranked Number 16 Fastest-Growing Company in Canada on Deloitte’s 2020 Technology Fast 50

The leading visual social marketing platform, Later attributes 1074% Revenue Growth over four years to ongoing product advancements, and machine learning capabilities built to support over four million global users. Later, the leading visual social marketing platform for Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and TikTok, is presented the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ program award for its rapid revenue growth, entrepreneurial spirit and bold innovation. The program recognizes Canada’s 50 fastest-growing technology…

Agora Powers Innovative Virtual Experiences Beyond Video Conferencing

Agora, Inc, a pioneer and leading platform for real-time engagement APIs, announced impressive growth across its customer base in Q3 driven by increased demand for real-time engagement (RTE) technology. Agora, with dual headquarters in Santa Clara, California, and Shanghai, China, saw a 95.4% increase in active customers year-over-year as of September 2020 and continues to power some of the most exciting digital transformations in the world. Heading into the new year, Agora will continue to be the go-to developer-friendly…

Samsung Ads Extends Its European Programmatic Offering, Giving Advertisers Access for the First Time to Acr-Powered Programmatic TV Video…

Programmatic TV buyers can reach audiences on Samsung TV Plus, a free, ad-supported streaming service, allowing brands to run full-screen, in-stream video ads in a brand-safe, premium environment Samsung Ads Europe, the media and advertising division of Samsung Electronics, announces that advertisers across Europe now have the ability to access Samsung Ads’ premium video inventory programmatically via their preferred DSP, with direct access to Samsung's proprietary audience segments powered by automatic content recognition…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest Marketing and Sales Technology News, Product Announcements and Insights

Today’s Daily MarTech Roundup covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience, AI, and ML announcements from Episerver (Customer experience),  Shutterstock (Content), Marchex (Conversational Analytics), ResponseCRM (Marketing Automation), and Uber (E-commerce). Smartling Integrates with Episerver to Localize Digital Experiences Smartling, the #1 rated translation management system by users on G2, announced a new translation integration with the digital experience leader (DXP), Episerver.…

New AKVIS Neon Video Plugin 1.0: Glowing Drawing Effects for Your Videos

AKVIS announces the launch of the new video editing software. AKVIS Neon Video 1.0 offers glowing lines effects for footage and motion graphics. Available as plugin for Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro, and EDIUS Pro 9. AKVIS continues and expands its product line with the release of the brand new video editing software! AKVIS Neon Video makes it possible to use now for videos the magnificent glow lines effects of the AKVIS Neon image processing software. Marketing Technology News: Amava Launches “The Gift of…

DoubleVerify Launches Video Complete Solution

DoubleVerify (“DV”), a leading software platform for digital media measurement, data, and analytics, announced a new solution, Video Complete, which offers holistic campaign quality measurement and maximum brand protection across all video environments. “With the emergence of CTV as an integral part of digital media buys, advertisers are demanding consistent metrics across all the screens where their ads run. DoubleVerify continues to lead the industry in providing the definitive standard for digital media quality across…

simpleshow Video Maker Enables the Creation of Animated Explainer Videos within Microsoft Teams

simpleshow integrates its simpleshow video maker into Microsoft Teams In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for simple solutions for digital collaboration is steadily increasing worldwide. simpleshow, the market leader for explainer videos, is now making its intelligent simpleshow video maker available as an app in the popular corporate collaboration platform Microsoft Teams. This integration enables users to create professional explainer videos directly from the Teams interface and share them with team members.…

Nielsen Advances The Next Frontier Of Measurement And Technology

New ID Resolution System Covering Audience and Outcomes Measurement to Power Cross-Media Measurement, Next-Gen Digital Methodologies Nielsen unveiled its ID resolution system that will underpin its audience and outcomes measurement products in a cookieless world to support cross-media, including digital. Consistent with its mission of providing trusted and independent measurement, Nielsen will continue to deliver holistic, people-based measurement across all platforms and publishers and deduplicate devices, content and ad…

VideoElephant TV Launches More Free Digital Channels

VideoElephant TV, a free OTT streaming service that provides viewers access to short-form video content from over 200 award-winning global news, entertainment, sports, and lifestyle partners, announced the addition of more than 15 new digital channels. These digital channels of premium content have been added to the service featuring videos from some of the world's leading media brands. In addition, it has expanded content in multiple languages and from providers from around the world. VideoElephant TV's award-winning…

Medianet Optimizes Video Streaming Service Delivery with Harmonic

AI-Powered EyeQ Technology Delivers Outstanding Video Quality and Reduced Bandwidth Expense Harmonic announced that Medianet, the largest independent pay TV and cable television provider in the Maldives, is using Harmonic's EyeQ™ content-aware encoding (CAE) to optimize video streaming and television service delivery. Powered by the latest developments in AI, EyeQ CAE significantly reduces Medianet's CDN costs while enabling the operator to deliver consistent, high-quality video experiences to subscribers on all screens.…

Video Conferencing Platform ConnectHub by Hub-Suite Launches Its New Mobile App iOS and Android

Fully Featured ConnectHub Offers Robust Alternative to Zoom or GoToMeeting Hub-Suite's ConnectHub video conferencing platform has launched its much-awaited mobile app for iOS and Android devices. ConnectHub offers companies a powerful and cost-effective alternative to Zoom or GoToMeeting. ConnectHub works on any web browser and on any IOS and Android device to keep businesses in touch with their employees and clients. Marketing Technology News: Informatica Launches Comprehensive Data Governance Support for Snowflake Data…

SendtoNews Adds Future plc Content to Industry-Leading Online Video Platform

SendtoNews will allow Future plc to extend their reach across over 1800 digital publishers and over 45 million unique viewers SendtoNews (STN), North America's largest independent Online Video Platform, has announced it has entered an agreement to add Future plc's digital video content from their leading brands, including TechRadar, GamesRadar, Space.com, and Tom's Guide. Future plc is a global multi-platform media company with successful brands in specialist consumer and B2B sectors, including technology, gaming &…

Aceyus to Support Verizon’s Unified Communication and Customer Experience Platform, Custom Built for the Social Security…

New alliance between Aceyus and Verizon allows both SSA employees and the public to benefit from a streamlined, all-encompassing UC/CX platform Aceyus Inc., a leading provider of customer experience solutions specializing in enterprise-level data management and reporting, is proud to announce the integration of its technology and consulting services with Verizon to support the telecommunication leader's Unified Communication (UC)/Customer Experience (CX) platform for the Social Security Administration (SSA). Introduced as…

Glia Recognized as a Fastest-Growing Company in North America by the Deloitte 2020 Technology Fast 500

Fintech providing comprehensive communications and collaboration platform acknowledged for recent growth Glia, a leading provider of Digital Customer Service, today announced it ranked No. 223 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America now in its 26th year. Glia was also ranked the 35th fastest growing company in the New York Tri-State Area. Overall, 2020 Technology Fast 500 companies achieved…

Panopto Expands Global Video Cloud, Launches New Data Center in Australia

Leading video management system provider expands global infrastructure in response to video usage growth by large enterprises and universities Panopto, the leading video management system provider for enterprise and higher education, announced it has launched a new data center in Sydney, Australia, offering a complete cloud-based video hosting option to enterprise businesses and universities in Australia and New Zealand. The new data center is in response to the accelerating global demand for video management capabilities…