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Outfield Launches Social Media Community to Champion Sales Professionals

Outfield’s New Closer’s Coffee Serves as an Information Source for Sales Professionals Outfield, a field sales app and mobile CRM solution provider, announces the launch of the Closer’s Coffee, a social media community that champions sales professionals, hustlers and entrepreneurs around the world. The community is an information source for sales professionals through written content, video interviews and conversation, along with profiling top business developers. Members of the Closer’s Coffee community can…

Cherre and Unacast Partner to Integrate Human Mobility Data into Cherre’s Award Winning AI Platform

Adding Unacast's Real World Graph Will Enable Mutual Customers to Derive Unique Insights to Support Real Estate Decisions Cherre, the NYC-based real estate data and analytics platform, announced a new data partnership with Unacast, an industry leading location data and strategic insights company. In this partnership, Cherre will integrate Unacast's Real World Graph® into its platform, enabling mutual customers to seamlessly connect geospatial data. The Real World Graph® is an interconnected system of data sets that…

Simpliance Technologies Launches Its Mobility Task Management App to Drive Digital Transformation for Enterprises

Simpliance Technologies, India's largest integrated digital Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) platform, and a key subsidiary of India's leading business services provider Quess Corp, has launched its Mobility Task Management app for enterprises looking to drive digital transformation in the GRC space. The mobile application will help organizations in digitizing their internal and external checklists, improve compliance and develop effective risk mitigation plans for their business. With nearly 1 lakh subscribers,…

People.ai Names New Chief Product Officer and Chief Operating Officer to Accelerate Company Growth

25-Year Industry Veterans Join the Ranks of the People.ai Executive Team as the Company Is Poised to Grow New Business and Partnerships People.ai, creators of the first Revenue Intelligence System, powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), announced the addition of Thomas Wyatt as Chief Product Officer and Art Harding as Chief Operating Officer reporting to the CEO, Oleg Rogynskyy. Wyatt is charged with defining the People.ai product roadmap and next-generation offerings. Harding will be bringing strategic insight and…

Rise Digital Media Now Offering Digital Marketing Services in Melbourne and throughout Victoria

Rise Digital Media a Full-Service Digital Marketing Company Announced That They Are Now Expanding Their Digital Marketing Services in Melbourne and throughout Victoria Rise Digital Media, a full-service digital marketing company serving Adelaide since 2016, announced that they are now expanding their digital marketing services in Melbourne and throughout Victoria. Currently, Rise Digital Media specializes in web design, Google AdWords, Search Engine Optimization,…

Jewelers Mutual Teams with H2O.ai to Drive AI Innovation in the Jewelry Insurance Business

AI and Machines Learning Innovations from H2O.ai Drive Personalized and Better Experiences for Jewelers and Consumers H2O.ai, the open source leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), announced Jewelers Mutual, one of the United States' and Canada's most established and trusted providers of affordable and comprehensive insurance for jewelers and consumers, has chosen its award winning AI platforms to provide AI and machine learning capabilities to better serve its customers. As a leader in driving…

Intel Acquires Artificial Intelligence Chipmaker Habana Labs

Combination Advances Intel’s AI Strategy, Strengthens Portfolio of AI Accelerators for the Data Center Intel Corporation announced that it has acquired Habana Labs, an Israel-based developer of programmable deep learning accelerators for the data center for approximately $2 billion. The combination strengthens Intel’s artificial intelligence (AI) portfolio and accelerates its efforts in the nascent, fast-growing AI silicon market, which Intel expects to be greater than $25 billion by 20241. “This acquisition advances…

Founder of SmartBug Media®, Ryan Malone, Named a ‘Best CEO’ by Comparably

Leader of Top Marketing Agency Focuses on Company Culture and Work-Life Balance to Boost Employee Wellness and Productivity  SmartBug Media—a leading Intelligent Inbound® marketing agency that assists businesses in generating leads, increasing awareness, and building brand loyalty through inbound marketing, digital strategy, design, marketing automation, and public relations—announced that it's founder, Ryan Malone, has been named a "Best CEO" by Comparably. The recognition underscores the fact that SmartBug's® unique…

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…

TechBytes with Philipp Pointner, Chief Product Officer at Jumio

Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Jumio? I serve as a Chief Product Officer at Jumio, the leading provider of online identity verification technology and biometric-based authentication services for financial services, travel, sharing economy, gaming and cryptocurrency sectors. A product visionary and leader in the global financial services and e-commerce spaces, I have successfully led products for over a decade. How does Identity Authentication technology work for Marketing and…

Contexta360 Research Finds Speech Analytics Is Not yet Reaching Full Potential in UK Contact Centres

Fewer Than Half Are Using Artificial Intelligence and Real-Time Automation and Analytics Features Contexta360, a leading speech analytics, AI and conversational computing company, released the results of research into the deployment and use of speech and chat interaction analytics in UK contact centres and the view of voice calls as a customer support channel. The survey polled 250 UK-based contact centre managers and found that although 92% have some form of speech analytics solution in place, a high proportion (43%)…

Confirmit Announces AI-Driven Digital Experience Solutions

Confirmit has announced a tranche of new features to its Confirmit Horizons platform. Together, they provide a seamless digital experience that delivers richer insights from Customer Experience and research programmes. The latest innovations simplify the challenges of understanding and acting on digital feedback. The major developments include new partnerships with Brandwatch and Tealium, a new Digital Feedback module for easily configuring web and app intercepts, and enhanced, AI-driven text analytics. This combination…

MarTech Interview with Guy Tytunovich, Founder and CEO at CHEQ

"Ad-driven e-commerce should be adopting cybersecurity technologies like behavioral analysis and bot-fingerprinting to allow third-party vendors to look directly at a request." Could you tell us about your journey in technology and how you started at CHEQ? I started my journey in tech back in 2003 when I joined the research wing of the Israeli defense intelligence. I was admitted to a unique program known as “Haman Talpiot,” which is tasked with breeding the next generation of intelligence leadership. I served there for…

Baidu Leads the Way in Innovation with 5,712 Artificial Intelligence Patent Applications

Baidu, Inc. has filed the most AI-related patent applications in China, a recognition of the company’s long-term commitment to driving technological advancement, a recent study from the research unit of China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has shown. Baidu filed a total of 5,712 AI-related patent applications as of October 2019, ranking No.1 in China for the second consecutive year. Baidu’s patent applications were followed by Tencent (4,115), Microsoft (3,978), Inspur (3,755), and Huawei (3,656),…

MarTech Interview with David Turner, CMO at Sidetrade

"Marketers today are keen to use technology, the trick is to keep the focus on the outcomes and measurable benefits – not technology for its own sake!" You have a long track-record of successfully working in and managing diverse business teams. How did you arrive at Sidetrade? Having run EMEA Marketing for a US tech company for the last 4 years, I was looking for a European-based scale-up where I could be at the heart of the business – building a global Marketing Operation but also part of the Executive team driving…

Instreamatic Partners with Salem Media Group to Introduce Voice Dialogue Ads Across America’s Leading Multimedia Company

Advertisers across Salem Media Group’s vast networks can now leverage immersive, fully-measurable voice dialogue ad experiences Instreamatic, the voice dialogue marketing platform that allows media companies and advertisers to measure, manage, and monetize audio content by utilizing new interactive voice AI technology, and Salem Media Group, the multimedia company with media properties including radio and digital media, announced a partnership that makes Instreamatic’s voice dialogue technology immediately available to…

Be Human: Surprising New Ways to Get Content Sites, eCommerce Stores and Blogs Found in Search Results

Help for Owners of Content Websites, Online Stores and Professional Bloggers Everyone knows search draws way more traffic than social media and paid ads. Getting found by Google is a profitable way to grow traffic and sales. Before pages are ranked though, search engines have to first find them. It used to take months, sometimes years, to get a site's content found by Google and major search engines. Even so, only a small percentage of internet content ends up indexed by Google. With a little help from eCommerce SaaS…

Bridging the Gap Between Customer Expectations and Reality in Telco, with Conversational AI

This article is co-authored by Sverre P. Jonassen Meeting the expectations of consumers in today’s on-demand world is by no means an easy task. They often have sky-high expectations and expect the brands they interact with to be ready to assist their every need 24/7 with instant, helpful and personalized service. This goes doubly so for the telecommunications industry where reducing customer churn is critical and the small differentiations in products and services make it difficult for inexperienced buyers to spot. This…

Why Google’s AI is Limited To Diagnosing Only 26 Skin Conditions…for Now

It was recently reported that Google’s AI system can accurately diagnose 26 skin conditions on par with US board-certified dermatologists. Results were published in the paper titled "A Deep Learning System for Differential Diagnosis of Skin Disease." Yet, one source, the American Academy of Dermatology lists 70 common skin diseases. The British Skin Foundation presents an equally extensive list. Google’s AI System can only detect 37 percent of skin conditions using the list of 70 referenced above. So, if AI is so smart,…

MarTech Interview with Jean-Simon Venne, CTO at BrainBox AI

"Developing and running a sophisticated Machine Learning model and handling a number of data points in real-time requires immense computational power" How has your journey been through HVAC technology? What made you found BrainBox AI? My journey into HVAC technology began while working on energy efficiency projects throughout North America and Europe. During this stage of my life, I dealt with technology in a plethora of buildings. These were buildings of different sizes and purpose, anything from hotels all the way to…