TechBytes with Paige Bilins, CPO at Telaria

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Telaria. I lead Telaria’s global Product team and my remit is to develop the best technology solutions for our premium video publishers that address their yield and inventory management priorities as they look to grow their business across all screens. Connected TV is a key focus for us because consumers are rapidly cutting the cord in favor of Connected TV options, and publishers and advertisers are fast embracing this new method of watching TV. Connected TV…

New Book from MIT Sloan Reveals the Principles That Have Helped Make Digital Platforms, Including Amazon, Google, and Apple, the…

Book Analyzes 20 Years of Data on the Performance of Platform Companies Digital platforms, which include the likes of Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, Alphabet (Google's parent company), Facebook, Uber, and Airbnb, have recently become dominant forces in many marketplaces. These companies are enormously valuable—several temporarily surpassed the trillion-dollar mark in value. They are also extraordinarily powerful. How did this happen in such a short amount of time? How have a small number of firms come to exert such influence…

7 Amazon Initiatives Driving Its $59.7 Billion Sales Figure in Q1 2019

Amazon initiatives continue to maintain strong financial growth in the competitive technology space. In its recently published financial report, Amazon confirmed that its sales grew by 17% to touch $59.7 billion in Q1 of 2019. The company is currently guided by its principle of customer obsession, vast scale of innovation and operational excellence across its operations. In this article, we tell you about the seven exciting Amazon initiatives from the last few months that have directly driven sales, enabling the tech…

MarTech Interview with Liz Miller, Senior Vice President, Marketing, CMO Council

"Marketers and organizations will need to identify ways in which AI and technology can be deployed to actually enhance and accelerate delivery of a more human relationship." Tell us about your role and journey in technology. What inspired you to be a part of the CMO Council? Am I allowed to reach all the way back to the Commodore 64 as my starting point on this journey in technology? I say that because I think that my father’s curiosity in the early age of personal computing helped me grow up as a pseudo-digital native in…

Reviving Retail with AI: 5 Benefits of Adopting AI in Retail Operations

According to a latest report, AI in retail is expected to witness a growth in spending of over 200% between 2019 and 2023. The projections reveal that it will be $12 billion in spending by 2023. Currently, the retail industry spends close to $49 million. This spending is distributed among marketing, sales, finance and customer service departments. By 2023, a significant volume of global spending in retail would be focused on back office operations, warehouse automation and analytics. In fact, it’s the use of AI for…

The 4th Industrial Revolution – Powered by Millennials

The battle between east and west is on for the technological, intellectual and investment superiority of the 4th Industrial Revolution, according to Futurologist Rocky Scopelliti who has released a new book Youthquake 4.0 - A Whole Generation and The New Industrial Revolution. The World Economic Forum predicts it will disrupt almost every country and industry and “Asia has become its epicentre” said Scopelliti. The battle between east and west is on for the technological, intellectual and investment superiority of the 4th…

Propelics and Lopez Research Celebrate Emerging Tech Council’s 5-Year Anniversary with Free Membership Offer

Open Invitation to Join Fortune 1000 Companies in Collaborating on Mobile Application Best Practices, Frameworks and Tools Propelics, an Anexinet company, and leader in enterprise mobile strategy and world-class app development, announced a limited-time, open-enrollment period to join the Emerging Technology Council (ETC). Founded alongside Lopez Research, the council has attracted members from American Airlines, Coca-Cola Bottling Co., HCA, Nissan, USAA, Wells Fargo and many other well-known organizations. Members share…

Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019

Analysts Explore Top Industry Trends at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2018, October 14-18 in Orlando Gartner, Inc. highlighted the top strategic technology trends that organizations need to explore in 2019. Analysts presented their findings during Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, which is taking place here through Thursday. Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019 #GartnerSYM #AI #Blockchain #autonomous #IoT #analytics Gartner defines a strategic technology trend as one with substantial disruptive…

Huawei Releases Faster Full-Lifecycle AI Development Platform

At HUAWEI CONNECT 2018, Huawei released its faster AI development platform ModelArts, vision AI application development platform HiLens, and quantum computing software cloud service platform HiQ. AI development is inefficient and time-consuming, and AI resources, especially computing power, are both scarce and expensive. Through the newly released products, Huawei is endeavoring to accelerate AI industry development with developers. ModelArts, A Faster and More Inclusive AI Development Platform ModelArts is a faster and…

Clarivate Analytics Reveals Annual Forecast of Future Nobel Prize Recipients

Clarivate Analytics, the global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to enable researchers to accelerate discovery, today named 17 world-class researchers as Citation Laureates - researchers whose work is deemed to be, 'of Nobel stature', as attested by markedly high citation tallies recorded in the Web of Science citation index. Each year since 2002, analysts at Clarivate Analytics have drawn on Web of Science publication and citation data to identify influential researchers in the research areas recognized…

Key Martech-Focused Takeaways from Mary Meeker Internet Trends 2018

When Consumers Spend More, It Translates to Spending More for Attention to Values, and Digital Engagement and Retail Experience, Finds Mary Meeker Internet Trends 2018 Report Climbing Mount Everest is a tricky journey. Does it look like this? Do you know what this graph actually represents? Well, if you can match the steep slope, it has to do something with the rise of Amazon and ecommerce players. The internet is an exciting place to be, and with martech growing at an explosive rate, how could we miss…

Nomura SRI International Innovation Center (NSIC) Announced To Exclusively Service Corporate Japan

Nomura SRI International Innovation Center – NSIC will be located in Menlo, California, dedicated exclusively for R&D in the disruptive technology ecosystem currently trending in Silicon Valley. Global financial services group Nomura has partnered with leading non-profit research institute SRI International to open new R&D facility for the Japanese companies. The R&D facility is one of its kind institution offering open innovation, experimentation and hands-on experience in disruptive technologies in Japanese…

Alluxio Announces Record Growth for 1H 2020 in Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Data Orchestration

Cloud and AI analytics innovator scores sales growth of 650% compared to 1H 2019; Grew presence in financial services, high tech, telecom, internet, gaming and ecommerce across North America, Asia and Europe Alluxio, the developer of open source cloud data orchestration system, announced it has closed 1H 2020 with sales growth of more than 650% over 1H 2019. Alluxio demonstrated continued market strength and leadership in financial services, high tech, telecom, internet, gaming and ecommerce across North America, Asia and…

DDN Accelerates Data Storage in NVIDIA Supercomputer Ranked 7th

7PB of DDN AI400X All-Flash Storage Supports NVIDIA's Selene in Becoming the Largest Industrial Supercomputer in the United States DDN, premier provider of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data Management software and hardware solutions enabling Intelligent Infrastructure, announced that its data infrastructure is used in the NVIDIA supercomputer that achieved the 7th position in the most recently announced TOP500 supercomputing list  revealed last week during ISC High Performance 2020 Digital conference. DDN AI400X …

MongoDB Atlas Adds Support for AWS CloudFormation, EventBridge, PrivateLink and More

MonoDB added the new security features and updates, and the introduction of federated queries extend Atlas capabilities in the Amazon Web Services Today, MongoDB announced a number of new features for its global cloud database, MongoDB Atlas. MongoDB Atlas now makes it seamless for users to deploy and run the service on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Across all industries, businesses are increasingly opting to run their database in the cloud as a managed service in order to take advantage of the inherent benefits of Cloud…

Former IBM & Kony CTO Joins rewardStyle, the Leading Influencer Marketing Company

rewardStyle, the pioneer and leader in global influencer marketing, and company behind LIKEtoKNOW.it, the first-of-its-kind influencer-driven shopping app, is excited to announce the appointment of Bill Bodin as rewardStyle's Chief Technology Officer. In this role, Bodin will play a key role in leading rewardStyle's innovative engineering endeavors and shaping rewardStyle's technological vision and future product roadmap. He will work with rewardStyle's exceptional line up of current engineering leaders to grow the…

Efinix to Showcase Trion MIPI Solutions at MIPI DevCon Taipei

Innovating to Drive AI Edge Computing Products and Applications, Trion FPGAs Include Hardened MIPI CSI-2 Interfaces Efinix, an innovator in programmable product platforms and technologies, today announced the company’s demonstration at MIPI DevCon Taipei later this week (Friday, October 18th). With multiple hardened MIPI Camera Serial Interface 2 (CSI-2) transmitter and receiver controllers, D-PHY, and 13K to 120K logic elements, Efinix MIPI-enabled Trion FPGAs are flexible, programable platforms that can perform…

Microsoft Introduces New Cloud Experiences and Developer Tools for All Creators at Microsoft Build

Company Releases New AI-Driven Collaboration and Hybrid-Cloud Innovations Across Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Azure Microsoft Build 2019, Microsoft Corp.'s annual developer conference, the company showcased new technologies for developers of all kinds to create intelligent and productive solutions. Microsoft customers and partners, including Starbucks, J.P. Morgan, Kroger, Spatial, Epic Games and others, are showcasing new solutions that deliver more intelligent, customer-centric experiences. Announcements include new…

Tencent Announces Strategic Upgrade

Reorganization to Better Serve Consumers and Industries Tencent Holdings Limited, a leading provider of Internet value-added services in China, announced a strategic organizational upgrade which, building on our "Connection" foundation, positions Tencent to drive the convergence of social, content, and technology trends; and to better serve enterprises, enhancing the connectivity between the "Consumer Internet" and the "Industrial Internet". Pony Ma, Chairman and CEO of Tencent said, "The proactive reform marks a new…

World’s First AR, VR & MR Marketing Conference Announces Speakers and Agenda

Mixed Reality Marketing Summit takes place on Nov. 5 in New York City Mixed Reality Marketing Summit, the world’s first AR, VR, MR conference completely focused on educating marketers, entrepreneurs and business owners on how to successfully enter the augmented reality and virtual reality space, will take place at the PlayStation Theater in New York City Nov. 5th. The groundbreaking, one-day summit will equip marketers on how to successfully enter the immersive space or continue experimenting with AR, VR or MR in their…