Seeing AI to AI: NVIDIA Deepens Ties with Top Research Center

Company becomes a shareholder in Germany's DFKI, one of world’s largest research centers dedicated to AI Andreas Dengel wants to get AI into more people’s hands while he continues to advance the technology. Sharing that mission and a history of close ties, NVIDIA just joined him and his roughly 1,000 colleagues as a shareholder in the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI). “A study last week said many companies are collecting data, but they don’t know what to do with it. We can help them join an…

Aragon Research Names LogMeIn Unified Communications & Collaboration Products

LogMeIn, Inc. announced that its portfolio of Unified Communications & Collaboration products has been positioned as a Leader in Aragon Research’s 2020 Web and Video Conferencing Globe. LogMeIn products have been named a Leader in every Web and Video Conferencing report Aragon has released for the past seven years. The report, which examines the web and video conferencing solutions of 19 major providers, is a market evaluation tool that graphically depicts Aragon Research’s assessment of a specific market and its…

New Research Confirms Blockchain’s Effectiveness for Improved Data Sharing in the Retail Industry

Auburn University RFID Lab Partners with GS1 US and Industry to Explore the Use of RFID and Blockchain to Improve Supply Chain Efficiency The Auburn University RFID Lab, in collaboration with GS1 US, completed a proof-of-concept that demonstrates the effectiveness of blockchain and radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies to improve serialized data sharing in the retail industry. Participating companies included: Nike, PVH Corp., Herman Kay, Macy's, Kohl's, Mojix, Avery Dennison, SML, IBM and Collaboration, LLC.…

NCSolutions, Leading Advertising Effectiveness Research Firm, Appoints Feintuch Communications as Its PR Agency of Record

NCSolutions, the leading company for improving advertising effectiveness for the consumer packaged goods (CPG) ecosystem, has selected Feintuch Communications as its public relations agency of record. Founded in 2010 and headquartered in New York, with offices in Chicago, Cincinnati and Tampa, NCSolutions is the leader in helping brands improve their advertising effectiveness on every platform, channel, and device. Its research-based insights, collective wisdom and proven techniques enable marketers to target the right…

HomeToGo Concludes Contact Center Solution Search With Move to Talkdesk

Seamless Integration Through Talkdesk for Salesforce Provides Customer Information to HomeToGo Agents With Automatic Screen Pops to Improve Efficiency, Customer Experience Talkdesk, Inc., the cloud contact center for innovative enterprises, announced HomeToGo selected Talkdesk to power its customer service operations. As the world’s largest vacation rental search engine in a highly competitive and fast-moving marketplace, HomeToGo needed a contact center solution that would enable it to rise above the competition through…

AudioEye Appoints Heath Thompson as Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Directors of AudioEye, Inc., an industry-leading software solution delivering website accessibility compliance to businesses of all sizes, has appointed Heath Thompson as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective March 23, 2020. Thompson assumes the role from Executive Chairman Carr Bettis, who had been serving in the chief executive role during the transition period and will continue to serve as Executive Chairman going forward. Thompson will primarily operate out of the Company's Atlanta offices,…

Connatix Research Shows Gen Z Prefers Multifaceted Content Experiences

Compared with Millennials, Gen X, and Baby Boomers, Gen Z prefers content that includes audio, video, polls, quizzes, and a means to comment and receive recommended stories Connatix, the next-generation video technology company for publishers, announced the findings of a study it conducted about the media consumption habits and preferences of Gen Z, that indicates members of this generation (aged up to 22 years) gravitate toward a "multifaceted content experience," rooted in user recommendations from a diverse set of…

TikTok, Apple Search Ads, Facebook, Google: Top Ad Networks In Singular’s 2020 ROI Index

Singular ROI Index Analyzes $6.3B in Ad Spend for 2.2B App Installs Across 550 Networks to Identify the World's Top Ad Networks for ROI in Mobile User Acquisition. TikTok has emerged from nowhere as one of the top platforms for advertising ROI, joining perennial leaders Google and Facebook. And Apple Search Ads shows its own emerging power: hitting all 12 top regional and vertical lists. TikTok almost literally exploded, with ad spend jumping 75X from May to November. Growing 614 million users in a single year can…

Akamai Identified as a Bot Management Leader by Independent Research Firm

Report Shows Akamai has the Highest Score in the "Current Offering Category" and "Is the Best Fit for Companies Looking to Thwart Bots at the Edge" Akamai Technologies, Inc., the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, announced that it was cited as a Leader in The Forrester New Wave: Bot Management, Q1 2020 evaluation. In the report, Forrester evaluated "the 13 most significant providers in the category" and "where they stand in relation to each other." Akamai received a "differentiated"…

Bixby Research and Analytics Turns to Rightpoint’s Technology Capabilities to Develop the First Comprehensive Platform Dedicated to…

Bixby Research and Analytics, a financial technology company that is modernizing information flow, announced that it has launched the first comprehensive web platform dedicated to the private debt market – and selected Rightpoint, a Genpact company, and the digital consultancy with technology at its core, for its experience design and development capabilities. The platform connects asset managers and hedge funds to real-time market moving news and financial information for companies in the private debt market. Over the…

TechBytes with Lizzy Glazer, General Manager at CodeAudio, SocialCode

Hi Lizzy, tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at CodeAudio.  As General Manager of CodeAudio, I am building an offering dedicated to best in class Audio and Voice advertising that brands can leverage to help their businesses grow. We know that brands need help creating and finding their voice (pun intended) in this medium, figuring out ways to connect effectively with listeners across all platforms by understanding them better, and finally, by connecting what they do in audio to other channels.…

Pega Ranked a Category Leader in KYC Solutions by Chartis Research for Third Consecutive Year

Pega Named a Leading Industry Provider in Report From Notable Risk Technology Analyst Firm Pegasystems Inc., the software company empowering digital transformation at the world's leading enterprises, announced that leading risk technology analyst firm Chartis Research has named Pega as a category leader for its Know Your Customer (KYC) offering in its latest report, Financial Crime Risk Management Systems: Know Your Customer, for the third year in a row. Chartis assessed Pega based on completeness of offering and…

Triton Digital Integrates Wedel Software’s MediaSales Traffic Solution with its Industry-Leading Audio Ad Server

Triton Digital, the global technology and services provider to the digital audio and podcast industry, announced that it has integrated its online Audio Ad Server with the MediaSales Traffic solution from Wedel Software, a leading supplier of media information systems for the global broadcast and advertising industries. @TritonDigital Integrates #WedelSoftware’s MediaSales Traffic Solution with its Industry-Leading Audio Ad Server This integration streamlines ad operations for users of the Triton Ad Platform and Wedel…

AudioEye Eradicates Barriers to Digital Accessibility with Launch of Machine Learning-Powered AudioEye Digital Marketplace and Team AudioEye

Free Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) reporting and remediation tools with secure and simple integration As companies strive to embrace digital accessibility, AudioEye, Inc., the leader in digital accessibility, today unveiled AudioEye Digital Marketplace, enabling companies of all sizes to accelerate accessibility easily and affordably. The machine learning powered platform helps companies achieve digital inclusion standards and meet legal requirements. The company today introduced AudioEye Free and AudioEye…

Business Leaders May Recognize the Importance of Using Voice Data for AI but Many Lack AI-Ready Audio Data

There is no doubt of the ever-increasing role that AI will play in driving valuable business outcomes, with more use cases for AI than ever before and the benefits of adopting a future-facing AI strategy extremely appealing to organizations looking to outperform competitors through Digital Transformation. Despite this, many organizations are not in a position to fully utilize the AI and Analytics tools they have at their disposable which are ultimately only as powerful as the data that fuels them. Voice data is the…

Veritonic Launches Predictive Audio Score To Ensure Businesses Leverage The Most Powerful Audio Creative Quickly

Machine Listening and Learning Predicts Effectiveness of Audio Ads, Voiceovers, Sonic Brand Elements, Music, Scripts and More Veritonic, the audio intelligence platform, launched new predictive capabilities for Veritonic Audio Score, the first overall rating standard for audio creative including ads, voiceovers, sonic brand elements and more. The new technology generates an instant, comprehensive score for marketers and others to understand how their audio creative stacks up to others like it and make fast, informed…

Ribbon’s Unified Communications Research on APAC Confirms Opportunity and Need for Comprehensive Solutions

Security continues to be under-addressed; six-city roadshow to highlight detailed in-country research Ribbon Communications Inc., a global software leader in secure and intelligent cloud communications solutions, announced the Asia Pacific (APAC) portion of its global research on Small-to-Medium Enterprises (SME) and Enterprise purchase drivers around Unified Communications (UC). This segment of the survey reflects the responses of 850 IT decision-makers, representing multiple industries in Australia; China; Hong Kong;…

Audio Network Partners with Musiio to Harness the Power of AI

Innovative start-up and music company announce groundbreaking deal to use cutting-edge technology, improving music search and discovery Audio Network Limited, one of the world’s largest independent creators and publishers of original high-quality music for use in film, television, advertising and digital media, continues its focus on technology by partnering with Musiio to explore the power of AI to improve customer service and delivery. This industry first will equip the global music company with an added interface to…

Audioboom Selects Voxnest As Exclusive Advertising Technology Partner

Global on-demand audio and podcasting platform announces partnership with Voxnest that streamlines the delivery of ads to their podcast listeners Podcast technology company Voxnest and Audioboom, a platform that distributes, monetizes and produces podcasts, unveiled their advertising technology partnership. The two companies worked hand-in-hand to develop a scalable podcast advertising system that can quickly deliver ads to Audioboom's inventory of podcasts. Last year, Audioboom began the search for a tool that could…

Tuning in to Digital Audio Advertising

I’ve been keeping my ear out for the song of the summer. It’s gotta be a song with that hook, the beat, and becomes an earworm before you know it. Though jamming to Lil Nas X or the Jonas Brothers is not just a summer activity. U.S. adults spend more time listening to digital audio than browsing on social media. With 204 million digital audio listeners in the U.S. or nearly 2/3 of all digital media consumers, digital audio is the second most popular digital activity (based on time spent) for U.S. adults (behind the video).…