Adjust Appoints Digital Media and Advertising Veteran Lynda Clarizio to Its Board

Appointment follows the company's $227 million funding announcement last month Adjust, the global leader in mobile measurement, fraud prevention and cybersecurity, today announced that Lynda Clarizio, former president of Nielsen U.S. Media, has joined the company as a non-executive board member. Clarizio will assist Adjust's leadership in the strategic direction of the company as it continues to unify brands' marketing efforts, making marketing simpler, smarter and more secure.…

AppTek and yellaUmbrella Announce Systems Integration Partnership to Provide Market-Leading Tools for Media Localization

New relationship combines best-in-class automatic speech recognition and neural machine translation solutions with advanced media processing and authoring systems AppTek, a leader in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) and Neural Machine Translation (NMT), announced that yellaUmbrella, experts in media localization and access service technologies, have chosen AppTek’s ASR and MT technologies for integration with yellaUmbrella's Nebula and Stellar media processing…

Mobile Industry Leader Adjust Secures One of Europe’s Largest Funding Rounds in 2019, Raising $227 Million

Led by New Investors Eurazeo Growth, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners, Sofina, and Existing Investor Highland Europe, the Company's Round Brings Its Total Funding to $250 Million Adjust, the industry leader in mobile measurement and fraud prevention, announced it has raised $227 million in a new round of funding. Led by investors Eurazeo Growth, Highland Europe, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners and Sofina, it is one of Europe's largest capital raises in 2019. The financing round brings…

LabTwin’s AI-powered Digital Assistant Now Talks Back and Connects Data Sources in the Lab with New Open API

LabTwin Launches New Data Connectivity and “Talk Back” Features to Enable Real-Time Data Capture for Scientists LabTwin GmbH, the world's first voice and AI-powered digital lab assistant, announced its new open API that will connect scientists with data sources both inside and outside of the lab. LabTwin will enable scientists to instantly access external databases as well as data streams from other sources such as lab equipment and informatics systems. With LabTwin’s open API, R&D groups will be able to easily…

Innovation: Splicky Delivers a Fully Programmatic DOOH Campaign for Harvest Digital and Sziget Festival Across Three Countries and Seven…

Harvest Digital and the Sziget Festival blazed a new trail, delivering a fully programmatic digital out of home (DOOH) campaign on Jaduda's Splicky DSP, crossing three national borders and delivering in seven major cities. Utilizing multiple integrated DOOH networks and SSP platforms, including Broadsign, Viooh from JCDecaux, PrimeSight UK, Orb & ECN. Channels targeted included digital outdoor spaces, restaurants, office buildings and shopping malls. The Sziget campaign featured cross-channel mobile…

eyeo’s Investment in the UK-Based AI Startup Ensures the Further Development of Its News-Rating Extension “Trusted News”

eyeo GmbH, the company behind Adblock Plus, announced an investment and partnership with Factmata. As part of the investment, Factmata will take over further development of eyeo’s Trusted News browser extension. It will alert users to hate speech, racism, sexism, bias, sensationalism, one-sidedness or deceptiveness in news articles, using Factmata’s proprietary language-analysis algorithms. This investment furthers Factmata's commitment to a quality media ecosystem. The Trusted News extension was first released in beta in…

IDnow Pushes for 100 Million Euro Sales Target with New CEO and CFO

IDnow, a leading provider of Identity Verification-as-a-Service solutions with more than 250 customers including N26, Commerzbank and UBS, brings two top managers to its Executive Board by appointing Andreas Bodczek as CEO and Joseph Lichtenberger as CFO. At the same time, all founders return to the operational business. The aim is to push ahead with the company’s expansion into other industries and new European markets, breaking through a turnover barrier of 100 million euros the next few years. Andreas Bodczek and…

LabTwin Partners With BioRN to Bring Voice-powered Technology Into German Labs

LabTwin GmbH, the world's first voice and AI-powered digital lab assistant, has joined forces with BioRN Life Science Cluster to expand its offering to the Rhine-Main-Neckar Region in Germany. As part of this collaboration, BioRN members will have access to LabTwin's platform. LabTwin uses machine learning and voice-recognition technologies to assist scientists with day-to-day tasks, saving time and making research more efficient and reproducible. Researchers can take notes, capture data, create supply lists and set…

Nevion Virtuoso Media Node Passes JT-NM SMPTE ST 2110 Testing

Tests provide certainty to customers of genuine standards conformance and interoperability Nevion, award-winning provider of virtualized media production solutions, announced that its flagship software-defined media node Virtuoso is one of the few products in its category to have been successfully tested for the SMPTE ST 2110 standard for essence-based transport of media over IP. This thorough testing means that broadcasters, media organizations, service providers and other potential users of Nevion Virtuoso are…

Calldorado Announces Appointment of Co-CEO

Calldorado Co-Founder and COO, Mathias Schrøder, Appointed Co-CEO Danish based mobile-tech company, Calldorado, announced the appointment of Mathias Schrøder as Co-Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Schrøder has served as Chief Operating Officer since co-founding the company in April 2016. Prior to this Mr. Schrøder held a position as COO of Austrian publishing house CIAmedia GmbH and as Chief Product Officer in adaffix GmbH. “It’s a great honor to be named co-CEO of Calldorado alongside Claudia…

Retarus Achieves Top Positioning in Radicati’s ‘Market Quadrant’ for Secure Email Gateways

Analysts Regard Retarus as a "Trail Blazer" with Innovative Market Positioning In its latest analysis of competition in the Secure Email Gateways market, analyst firm The Radicati Group has awarded "Trail Blazer" status to information logistics experts Retarus. Placement in this quadrant underlines a provider's pioneering, industry-leading position on the market. Particular emphasis is placed on their innovative technologies and the potential for causing sustained 'disruption' to the market. Marketing Technology News:…

Evergage Closes out a Successful FY18 with Continued Rapid Growth and Major Platform Enhancements

Numerous Companies Across Industries Select Evergage’s Personalization and Customer Data Platform (CDP) to Drive Better Customer Experiences and Engagement Evergage, The 1-to-1 Platform company, announced milestones from a successful fiscal year, ending Jan. 31, 2019. As more organizations turn to Evergage to drive 1-to-1 digital engagement, Evergage’s FY18 revenues grew more than 50% over the previous year’s, while average contract value increased by more than 40%. Companies across the retail, technology, financial…

MarTech Interview with Siamak Haschemi, CEO, Ingenious Technologies

"As more and more consumers join the digital world and consent to share their data, brands have the chance to understand and assist customers in their digital journey." Tell us about your role and journey to Ingenious Technologies. My passion is all around thinking and building software products end-to-end. This goes from details like hardware and networking to technical architecture, UI/UX, the customer and the problems software tries to solve. I studied computer science and did my Ph.D. in that area. During that time,…

Sitecore Symposium Equips Marketing and IT Leaders to Elevate the Experience and Drive Business Growth

Premier Digital Marketing Event to Feature Keynotes from Industry Thought Leaders, Powerful Customer Success Stories, and Previews of New Digital Experience Technology Sitecore, the global leader in digital experience management software, is welcoming thousands of global marketers to its annual Sitecore Symposium, scheduled Oct. 8 – 11 at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Fla. More than 100 content sessions across five topic tracks will focus on this year's theme "Elevate the Experience," with the…

Germany’s PLAZAMEDIA Picks Nevion for IP in Facilities

New SDN media network designed for workflow efficiency Nevion, the award-winning provider of virtualized media production solutions, and its German solution partner LOGIC media solutions GmbH, announced that PLAZAMEDIA, a Germany-based content solution provider, has picked Nevion equipment, software and services for its brand new IP-based broadcasting center located in Ismaning near Munich, Germany. PLAZAMEDIA Media Center When PLAZAMEDIA decided to move to new 800m2 premises, it was clear that IP technology…

WISeKey Cybersecurity Growing by over 60% Compared to Same Period Last as More Companies Required ID Management to Facilitate Their…

WISeKey QuoVadis Identity Management, Managed PKI and Digital Signing Services Penetration Is Growing Beyond Europe, Generating Revenue of over $11 Million for the First 7 Months of 2018 WISeKey International Holding Ltd (WISeKey) , a leading Swiss cybersecurity and IoT solutions company, announced that its suite of QuoVadis products and services is growing by over 60% compared to same period of last year as more companies required ID Management to facilitate their compliance with GDP, the primary law regulating how…

Oro, Inc., Continues Expansion with Senior Appointment in Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Oro, Inc., the company behind OroCommerce, the No.1 B2B eCommerce platform, announced the appointment of Matthias Henrichs as the company's new Regional Manager for the DACH region, which includes Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Alexander Shashin, who had initially been charged with building early awareness and partnerships in the region, will now be running sales and focusing on mid and  large enterprise opportunities. Since Oro's introduction into the DACH market, the company's eCommerce platforms have generated…

ZenMate Reports Significant Increase in Traffic and Revenue due to World Cup 2018 and Changes to its Portfolio

VPN Subscriptions Sales Double as the World Cup Continues Zenmate Introduces Ultimate and a New Version of B2B Offering Zenmate Heavily Testing Free VPN Tier in Emerging Markets ZenMate , the leading VPN service provider owned by the internet security and privacy company ZenGuard GmbH, has seen a considerable rise in revenue and website traffic due to the high demand to stream the World Cup. The company's constant efforts to eliminate buffering and improve the overall streaming quality seem to have had a…

Evergage Named a Strong Performer Among Experience Optimization Platforms by Independent Research Firm

1-To-1 Personalization and Customer Data Platform Company Recognized for Strengths in Behavioral Targeting and Recommendations, as Well as High Customer Satisfaction Scores Evergage, The 1-to-1 Platform company, announced that Forrester Research, a leading global research and advisory firm, has ranked Evergage as a Strong Performer in its report "The Forrester Wave: Experience Optimization Platforms, Q2 2018," published recently. This first-ever Wave report on the experience optimization platform space examines the…

Major German Brands Turn to Salesforce to Navigate Fourth Industrial Revolution

Deutsche Bahn, Siemens, and Villeroy & Boch Select Salesforce to Power Their Digital Transformations and Connect to Their Customers in a Whole New Way Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, has announced new customers, including Deutsche Bahn, Siemens and Villeroy & Boch, and expansion plans in Germany to further support the company's rapidly growing base of customers in the region. The announcement was made at CEBIT where Salesforce is the premium event partner and largest exhibitor at the show, hosting a…