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Zixi Announces Partnership With Gigcasters For Hydra Live

Integration Facilitates Real-Time Transport of Ultra/HDTV Feeds Zixi, the industry leader for enabling dependable, live broadcast-quality video over IP, announced that Gigcasters, a prominent digital technology company that facilitates the digital distribution and monetization of content, has integrated Zixi in to the Hydra Live Encoder and Decoder to enable live video delivery over unmanaged IP networks at bitrates lower than standard fiber transport. Gigcasters has also added support for Zixi ZEN Master for the simple…

Ten Experts Offer Ten-Year Outlook For China’s Artificial Intelligence Sector

China Money Network releases "Next 10 Years" report during the Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Dalian, China Ten leading experts on China's artificial intelligence sector offer their outlook for the Chinese AI industry over the next ten years in a newly released report. Titled "Next 10 Years: What To Expect In China's Artificial Intelligence Future," the report is released during a press conference at the Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Dalian, China. The report…

QBE North America Appoints Risa Ryan SVP to Help Drive Analytics Ecosystem

QBE North America, an Integrated Specialist Insurer, is pleased to announce that Risa Ryan has joined the company as SVP—Analytics to lead the development and delivery of analytic services. Based in QBE's New York office, Ryan will be responsible for further strengthening QBE's innovative analytics strategy for North America and cultivating a team to drive the use of state-of-the-art modeling and analysis methods to support business objectives. "Risa is a proven leader and talented insurance executive who is joining QBE…

Calendar-Based Scheduling Now Available for Geopointe on Salesforce AppExchange, the World’s Leading Enterprise Cloud Marketplace

New core product functionality to further improve mobile workforce productivity Geopointe, a leading provider of geolocation solutions for Salesforce, announced today it has added Calendar-Based Scheduling as core functionality to the Geopointe application available on Salesforce AppExchange. These new capabilities can further improve productivity for mobile sales and service workers and ultimately increase customer success. Mobile sales and service workers live by their calendars in order to see as many customers and…

“Jump Start” for 5G Era is not Limited to Fast Speed, And China Mobile MIGU Aspires to Emerge as 5G+ UHD Ecosystem Booster

MWC 2019 officially closed the curtain in Shanghai. This was not only the first industry-wide event after 5G license is officially issued in China, but also a technology carnival with full coverage of the world's largest 5G network. Three major Chinese operators, domestic and international mainstream communication equipment manufacturers and headphone brands showcased their latest technologies and products. UHD will be such an industry that launches a thorough transformation in the wake of 5G Era, which is also closely…

Oracle Insights Help Retailers Right-Size Inventory for Every Store

Advanced data science and machine learning can give fashion retailers an accurate view of demand for sizes and styles across each store location ORACLE RETAIL CROSS TALK – Fast fashion retailers are under an immense amount of pressure to get their in-store product assortments allocated perfectly. While customers expect their desired styles and sizes to be in stock, retailers grapple to minimize excessive inventory and dramatic markdowns. Part of the newly launched Oracle Retail Science Platform Cloud Service, the…

Ksquare Acquires Great Wave Tech – Accelerates Expansion of Salesforce Practice Area

Ksquare formally announces the acquisition of Great Wave Tech, providing an expansion of cloud and Salesforce development services for existing customers and the highest level of expertise for new customers. Ksquare welcomes the addition of Glenn Kohner, Certified Technical Architect, and will acquire all Great Wave assets, people and customers with the merged business operating under the Ksquare name. Great Wave Tech, founded in 2004, is a professional services firm dedicated to delivering software as a service (SaaS)…

Why Personalization Matters Most in Mobile

Recent research by Infogroup found that 93 percent of consumers have received marketing communications that are not relevant to them. The importance of that statistic becomes all the more obvious when you consider the consequences: 44 percent of consumers are willing to switch to brands that better personalize their communications. Personalization is now table stakes for marketing organizations, and nowhere is this truer than in the mobile space. It’s become something of a cliché to say that consumers view their mobile…

Startup Studios Are the Next Big Thing in the VC Industry, Says Sky 21

The concept of a 'Startup Studio' is trending in the startup world today. Unlike a VC, accelerator or incubator, a startup studio (also labeled as a startup factory or venture builder) does not invest in existing startups. Rather, it launches its own ideas in quick succession. Sky 21 is a 'startup studio' that will ideate, build and launch 100 MVPs (Minimum Viable Product) and do their PoCs (Proof of Concepts) every year, in developing countries. Marketing Technology News: Cognitiv Launches First Deep Learning…

SoundCommerce Closes $6.5 Million Seed Round Led by Defy Partners

Amazon Veterans Apply Data Science to Help Brands Transform Operations and Shopper Experiences Data platform provider SoundCommerce has closed a $6.5 Million seed round led by Silicon Valley's Defy Partners with participation from Voyager Capital of Seattle, Stage Venture Partners of Los Angeles, the Alliance of Angels and other notable investors. The funding coincides with SoundCommerce's public launch as a data platform for commerce operations, and will accelerate the company's hiring, platform development and customer…

Cloud for Good is Awarded Salesforce.org 2019 AMER Partner of the Year – Nonprofit

Cloud for Good was awarded the Salesforce 2019 AMER Partner of the Year – Nonprofit award at the Salesforce.org Partner Summit on June 24, 2019. Accepting the award on behalf of Cloud for Good was Partner Alliance Manager, Kristin Kiester. "It is amazing to be recognized as the first ever AMER Salesforce.org Nonprofit Partner of the Year," Kiester said. "The Cloud for Good team works so hard to make sure that we delight our clients and our partners. We do this by participating in community events, unveiling industry best…

Salesforce and Visa Join Bundle Select Employee Real Estate Platform

Company Employees Will Save 25%* on Real Estate Transaction Fees As housing continues to be a major concern for employees in some of the country's most expensive cities, two major brands — Visa and Salesforce — are taking action by partnering with Bundle Select. Bundle Select™ brings together real estate, lending, and title services so buyers and sellers can save thousands of dollars. In addition, every transaction is streamlined with a dedicated concierge, at no cost to employees or the company. Bundle Select was…

Truepic Recognized as a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum Has Announced Its Selection of the Most Promising Technology Pioneers of 2019. Companies Were Selected for Their Potential to "Transform Their Industries" and "Improve Society for Years to Come." Truepic, the leading photo and video verification platform, was selected among hundreds of candidates as one of the World Economic Forum's "Technology Pioneers." Truepic's patented "Controlled Capture" camera technology, which captures photos and videos whose provenance and contents are verified at the…

93% of Teens Are Relieved to Escape Social Media at Overnight Summer Camp, Finds Survey by Screen Education and JCC Association of North…

"Overnight Summer Camps That Ban Smartphones Are Really the Only Institutions in Our Society Providing Kids With a Digital Detox." - Michael Mercier, Screen Education A new national survey finds that 11- to 16-year-olds who attended overnight summer camps that ban smartphones nearly unanimously felt relieved by not being able to use social media: 93% felt relieved to have a break from social media 80% felt less anxious and stressed because they didn't have to keep up with social media New Survey…

Former Oracle and Salesforce Exec Kate FitzGerald Appointed Leanplum President

Accomplished Business Technology Leader to Drive Next Era of Customer Engagement and Multichannel Marketing Leanplum, the leading multi-channel engagement platform, announced that seasoned executive Kate FitzGerald has been appointed president effective immediately. FitzGerald's wealth of experience will drive success across Leanplum sales, alliances, business development, customer success, marketing, human resources, and finance organizations. Before joining Leanplum, FitzGerald was president of Americas sales for…

Yappa Selected by Google for New Business Scale Sales Program

First audio/video social commenting tool selected by Google for its new prestigious program Yappa World Inc., a Southern California startup and provider of a free audio and video commenting tool, announced that Google has selected Yappa to be included in its New Business Scale Sales program. Google's New Business Scale Sales program identifies promising companies that offer innovative technological ideas and tools. Google then immerses these companies in a complete and…

How Salesforce CRM Improves Your Sales Pipeline and About Salesforce DX VCS

For modern-day businesses, the key to success is the reliable connections established between the customers and the Sales officers. When it comes to small Business Administration, this can be done much effectively at a one-on-one level with a limited number of customers. However, as the business grows and the customer base expands, it becomes difficult to keep track of all customer info and provide them a Personalized experience. In such a situation, the most powerful driver for the salespeople to increase the effectiveness…

Chris Torres Writes First Ever Marketing Advice Book for the Tours and Activities Industry

Chris Torres, of the Tourism Marketing Agency, has written 'How to Turn your Online Lookers into Bookers': the first ever marketing book dedicated to tour & activities Chris Torres, founder and director of Scottish company the Tourism Marketing Agency, has recently written 'How to Turn your Online Lookers into Bookers': the first ever marketing book dedicated to helping tour and activity companies improve their website, their performance on Google, and their social media engagement. 'Lookers into Bookers' will be…

Digital Communication Tools Leave Many Workers Feeling Squeezed out by Tech-Savvy Colleagues

Avast Business: Code of Conduct on Tech Adoption and Skills Is a Huge Gap for Businesses The use of technology to support communication and collaborative working in an increasingly digital and flexible world is something many of us recognise. However, a global study released by Avast Business indicates this technology is potentially causing a divide in the workplace, with 40% of UK respondents concerned that less tech literate employees will be ‘shut out’ unless they embrace the latest chat, collaboration and digital…

Cognitiv Launches First Deep Learning Incrementality Solution To Help Marketers Find New Customers

Cognitiv Incremental: A Marketer’s Answer to a Brand’s #1 Question “Did My AD Campaign Cause a New Consumer to Convert?” Cognitiv, the first self-learning, fully automated neural network technology available for marketers, announced the official launch of Cognitiv Incremental, a new product designed to help marketers accurately achieve consistent, scalable incremental lift.  Cognitiv Incremental is the latest product in the company’s robust portfolio of performance-based solutions which includes Cognitiv Performance,…