Hyland Features Intelligent Capture And Automation At Collaborate 18 Technology Conference

Leading Content Services Provider Presents Hyland, the Value of Intelligent Capture for AP and AR End Users Hyland, a leading provider of content services software solutions, will present how to maximize an investment in enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions with intelligent capture and automation at Collaborate 18 in Las Vegas. At the conference, Oracle power users will learn about the latest solutions and strategies that empower better business and receive a personalized experience through real-world education…

Adobe Acquires Sayspring to Bring Voice-Based Digital Experience to Life

Sayspring'Pricing Plans Will See a Major Overhaul, Will Release New Updates in the Future Adobe is all set to enhance its voice-based technology with Sayspring. The New York-based, year-old startup allows creators to design voice applications without coding. This will prove beneficial for Adobe’s future plans. “We have been actively experimenting with voice interfaces across our product offerings over the past few years, and we’re excited to take the next step forward with the acquisition of Sayspring, Inc.,” said…

Voicera Acquires Dubai-Based AI Company to Expand Virtual Assistant ‘Eva’

Voicera Reveals New App to Provide Eva with Predictive Highlights Voicera is disrupting note-taking app technology forever! With its latest acquisition of Dubai-based Wrappup, a pioneer in AI-based voice technology would eliminate human effort for collaboration teams at an enterprise level. The notion of sitting in a boardroom with notepads would be history as Voicera’s Eva begins to summarize details with an AI-backed system. Recommended Read: 7.ai Removes Time, Cost and Risk Barriers to Chatbot Deployment Wrappup’s…

Bazaarvoice Launches New Solution to Deliver Powerful Personalized Shopping Experiences

Bazaarvoice Unveiled Their Latest Innovation That Delivers Highly Relevant Product Recommendations Based on Unique Shopping Data Leading network analytics provider for retailers and advertisers, Bazaarvoice, has announced its latest e-commerce innovation to help brands and retailers deliver personalized shopping experiences for their customers. Effective personalization is essential for brands and retailers to delight and convert shoppers. Bazaarvoice is making personalization solutions smarter and more powerful with…

SDL and Nuance to Develop Solutions for Machine Translation of Voice and Video

The Partnership Launches With A Co-Developed Solution Based On SDL Enterprise Translation Server And Nuance Automated Speech Recognition. SDL, a leader in global content management, translation and digital experience, and Nuance Communications announced a strategic partnership to jointly develop Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered solutions that enable customers to convert, translate and gain insight from large volumes of voice and video content. Also Read: TechBytes with Ivy Shtereva, Director, Marketing and…

TechBytes with Shouvick Mukherjee, Chief Technology Officer, Amobee

Shouvick Mukherjee Chief Technology Officer, Amobee In December 2017, Amobee launched their Inventory Accountability Program to build a strong anti-fraud community. This signaled the start of active participation from adtech companies in creating a brand safe and fraud-free digital ecosystem. To understand how Amobee is building an advanced brand safety roadmap for better inventory accountability, we spoke to their Chief Technology Officer, Shouvick Mukherjee.Tell us about your role in Amobee and the team you handle.…

Voci Closes $8 Million Series B Funding to Fuel Rapid Growth in Voice of the Customer and Compliance Analytics

Voci, Turns the Biggest and Least Accessible Customer Data into Actionable Insights for All Departments and Enterprises Voci, the leading provider of enterprise speech-to-text transcription and analytics, announced the close of its $8M Series B Round. The Series B round was led by Grotech Ventures (Grotech) and Harbert Growth Partners (Harbert). Voci plans to use this capital to accelerate sales and marketing while continuing its focus on delivering best-in-class technology for businesses seeking insights from their…

Lionbridge Expands Executive Team, Names Ken Watson As Chief Technology Officer

Ken Watson Brings over Two Decades of Global Technology Experience, Will Lead Technology and Innovation as CTO at Lionbridge Lionbridge Technologies, the world's most trusted global digital communications company helping brands deliver seamless, cross-cultural experiences, announced it has named Ken Watson as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO). As they continue along a path of rapid evolution, innovation, and growth, Watson will support the company's technology transformation. Also Read: Marketing Evolution Adds Smart…

Two-Thirds of Voice-Assisted Device Owners Never Purchase Through Them: Episerver Study

Episerver's Annual Benchmark Report Reveals Consumers Have Been Slow to Adopt Smartwatches and Voice-Assisted Devices for Shopping and Browsing Even though it seems everyone is talking about voice-assisted devices and smartwatches, the majority of consumers don't own these new devices, and even fewer use them to complete purchases, according to a recently released study by Episerver, the company transforming digital experiences. For its annual "Reimagining Commerce: Global Findings" report, Episerver surveyed 4,000…

Voicera Secures $20 Million Series A Financing Backed by Leading VC, Enterprise and Collaboration Players

Voicera's Eva, a Fast-Growing Enterprise Virtual Assistant, Now Offers Full Transcription and Debrief Functionality to All Meetings Voicera announced that it has closed its Series A round of financing, which, combined with its seed round, brings total funds raised to $20 million. This recent round will fund the continued rollout of the company's innovative voice collaboration artificial intelligence (AI) system that transforms meetings into productive, accountable, efficient parts of an enterprise's day. The Series A was…

NewVoiceMedia Wins 2018 CUSTOMER Magazine Product Of The Year Award

NewVoiceMedia, a leading global provider of cloud contact center and inside sales technology that enables businesses to create exceptional, emotive customer experiences to serve better and sell more, announced that the NVM Platform has been named a 2018 CUSTOMER Magazine Product of the Year. The award, presented for the 20th year by global, integrated media company TMC and CUSTOMER Magazine, recognizes vendors that are advancing the call center, CRM and teleservices industries one solution at a time and highlights…

What Every Sales Leader Should Know About Conversation Intelligence Technology

Public Answers to Some Frequently Asked Questions Conversation intelligence technology is one of the newest, most impactful sales technologies available today. It’s helping hundreds of sales organizations increase quota attainment and performance across their entire teams. But since it’s so new and novel, there are a lot of questions about it from both current users and potential users. This post outlines a list of frequently asked questions about this new technology, and our answers to them. We hope you find it…

Interview with Yoav Degani, Founder and CEO, VoiceSense

"Being able to analyze every customer interaction, profile the customer’s behavioral tendencies, predict their future consumer activity, recommend a line of action and doing all that automatically in real-time is a good example of how enterprises can benefit from artificial intelligence."Tell us a little bit about your role at VoiceSense. What lead you to found a speech analytics firm? Prior to founding VoiceSense, I spent many years working in the defense and intelligence industries. During this time, I gained extensive…

AI Primer: How Smart Technology Makes Businesses Better

Smart Technology Are Part of AI Landscape That Runs on Purpose-Built Software to Manage Data Effectively and with Accuracy By 2018, 62% of companies all over the world will be using artificial intelligence (AI) to improve yield and operations of their business. However, less than half of businesses currently understand exactly how AI can directly benefit them. As it happens, many of you are already using AI, though you may not realize it. Whether you are using Facebook to manage your business’ social media page, or…

MarTech RADAR 2018: Top 150 B2B Technology Companies You Should Follow

Our MarTech Radar Brings You The Top 150 B2B Technology Companies That We Believe Would Continue to Excite Us the Most With Their Cutting-Edge Insights, Events, Content, and Product Updates. https://twitter.com/chiefmartec/status/951089558581628928 In the first month of 2018, we bring you the top 150 B2B Technology Companies that we believe every marketer should be aware of. Thanks to Chief Martech’s ever-growing technology landscape, we had an exciting time digging into what these 150 companies would have to offer in…

Voice Assistants Set to Revolutionize Commerce in the Next Three Years

User Spending via Voice Assistants Is Expected to Grow as Much as Six Times in Three Years Capgemini's Digital Transformation Institute has recently released a new report titled, "Conversational Commerce: Why Consumers Are Embracing Voice Assistants in Their Lives," which highlights how consumers are using voice assistants and the opportunities this creates for businesses to connect with their customers. The report, which surveyed more than 5,000 consumers in the US, UK, France, and Germany, found that voice…

AI-as-a-Service in Martech: Focus on Virtual Assistants, Voice Search, and Location Data Intelligence

Cognitive Automation, Neural Intelligence, Emotional AI, Conversation Assistants, and Proximity Guides -- AI as a Technology Has Come a Long Way Since Its First Mention in a Sci-Fi Novel in the Last Century I always felt that Issac Asimov and Sigmund Freud would have made a fabulous pair as a CTO and a CMO, running a tech company in 2018. Why? Science and creativity, with a touch of human emotion, can solve all the pain points that marketers face today. Most marketing leaders would agree that AI will remain a …

Technology and Transparency: The Growing Horizon of AI, Cybersecurity, Blockchain and the Battle Against Ad Fraud

“Talk to an expert in the tech field and they will tell you one certain fact about the future; it's going to involve AI.” Wouldn't you agree? In our part 4 of the Predictions Series 2018, we make an attempt to delve deeper into the newer technologies in marketing, sales, and advertising. Untangling the bits and pieces of what's to come in 2018, we bring insights from senior executives at Blis, HIRO Media, LiveWorld, PandaDoc, and CrossInstall. Shifting Sands in B2B Marketing in 2018: New Avenues in Self-Service…

MediaTek Unveils Its Edge AI Platform & AI Technology For Cross Platform Consumer Devices

From Smartphones, Smart Home, and Autos, MediaTek Will Enable Edge AI Everywhere and Bring AI Efficiency to Devices Consumers Use Everyday MediaTek, a global semiconductor leader, detailed its ongoing AI platform strategy to enable AI edge computing with its NeuroPilot AI platform. Through a combination of hardware and software, an AI processing unit (APU), and NeuroPilot SDK, MediaTek will bring AI across its wide-ranging technology portfolio – a portfolio that powers 1.5 billion consumer products a year across…

NewVoiceMedia Appoints Dennis Fois as New CEO

The New CEO of NewVoiceMedia Is Entrusted to Take the Company Through the Next Phase of Its Growth Journey NewVoiceMedia, a leading global provider of cloud contact center and inside sales technology that enables businesses to have more successful conversations, has announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Dennis Fois as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Fois will lead NewVoiceMedia through its next growth phase, aimed at doubling turnover by 2020. About Dennis Fois: Guy…