Safer Internet Day 2020: Is Twitter Creating a Better Internet for All?

We use the internet every day, and for some, the internet is the only source of income and livelihood. For that reason, knowing how the internet works is a very important part of dealing with the current challenges and threats perceived by online users and brands. One of the greatest risks facing online users is 'abusive content', also rated as hate by top social media platforms, including Twitter. Recommended: 75 Inspiring Martech Leaders Who Are Prepared For 2020 Twitter has announced that it is taking forward its…

Selligent Marketing Cloud Successfully Completes SOC 2 Type 2 Examination and HIPAA Security Compliance Assessment

Selligent Marketing Cloud, the intelligent omnichannel marketing and experience cloud platform, today announced the successful completion of their 2019 System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2 Type 2 examination, as well as their 2019 HIPAA Security Compliance Assessment, with 360 Advanced Selligent Marketing Cloud, the intelligent omnichannel marketing and experience cloud platform, announced the successful completion of their 2019 System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2 Type 2 examination, as well as their 2019 HIPAA…

Sigma Computing Debuts New Features that Balance Control and Access, Enabling Anyone to Explore Data Safely and Securely

New Features Empower Teams to Access, Share, and Collaborate on the Analysis of Data in the Cloud Sigma Computing, an innovator in cloud analytics and business intelligence (A&BI), announced a slate of product features that, together, unlock the ability for anyone at an organization to explore and analyze data, while the data team maintains control over the data and its integrity. Modeling, lineage, and new point-to-point sharing capabilities create a single source of truth for entire organizations and make it easy to…

IAB “250 Brands to Watch” Identifies the Most Disruptive US Direct-to-Consumer Brands and Services

IAB has unveiled the most disruptive, influential DTC brands. More than 3,500 brands were analyzed before IAB narrowed the list to the most important 250 direct-to-consumer products. This year, for the first time ever, 100 service companies were added. "These brands epitomize the growing disruptor brand economy, representing the leading edge of business development across the U.S. and globally," says IAB CEO Randall Rothenberg. "We watch these brands because their business model, personalized relationships with consumers…

Atos adds RingCentral as Preferred Provider of UCaaS Solutions

RingCentral Extends Large Enterprise Reach by Joining Atos’ Digital Workplace Solutions Portfolio Atos SE, a global leader in digital transformation, and RingCentral, Inc., a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, and contact center solutions, announced that Atos will add RingCentral as the preferred provider of Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) solutions. Atos and RingCentral will enter into a System Integrator (SI) relationship and will introduce a co-branded UCaaS…

MWWPR Named Finalist for Campaign of the Year by PRmoment

Wahl UK's 100th Anniversary Campaign Stands Out Among Health and Beauty Sector MWWPR, one of the world's leading independent public relations agencies, has been shortlisted in the 2020 PRmoment Awards for the Health, Beauty, Retail & Fashion Marketing Communications Campaign of the Year with its client Wahl UK. MWWPR's London office was engaged to create a campaign that celebrated Wahl's 100-year Anniversary and that reinforced the brand's category leadership. Entitled 'A Man's Best Friend', MWW designed an…

Infosys to Acquire Simplus, a Leading Salesforce Consulting and Platinum Partner

Accelerates enterprise cloud capabilities and strengthens presence across USA and Australia Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, announced a definitive agreement to acquire Simplus, one of the fastest growing Salesforce Platinum Partners in the USA and Australia. Simplus is a recognized leader and advisor in cloud consulting, implementation, data integration, change management and training services for Salesforce Quote-to-Cash applications. This acquisition, coupled with the…

TTEC Announces Acquisition of Serendebyte

Acquisition Expands TTEC's Intelligent Automation Solutions for Customer and Employee Experience TTEC Holdings, Inc., a leading digital global customer experience technology and services company focused on the design, implementation and delivery of transformative solutions for many of the world's most iconic and disruptive brands, announced that it has acquired a majority interest in Serendebyte, an intelligent automation CX solutions provider. Serendebyte helps companies transform their customer and employee…

ProsInComms Launches to Connect Professional Communicators in the Tech Industry Through Contract Jobs, Discounts, and Small Business Advice

Online community empowers freelancers to build successful businesses and provides agencies and tech companies with qualified talent Communications, marketing and public relations professionals in the tech industry now have a new online community, “ProsInComms,” to find jobs, access discounts on communications and business software and services, and get small business advice from legal, finance, HR, marketing, and freelancing pros. Agencies and tech companies are encouraged to join ProsInComms to post jobs, find…

Aura Announces New Chief Financial Officer

Accomplished Financial Executive Will Porter Joins Aura Leadership Team Aura, a technology company dedicated to simplifying digital security for consumers, announced the appointment of Will Porter as Chief Financial Officer. The new addition to the company's executive leadership team brings with him nearly 30 years of financial experience with a combination of private and public technology companies in a variety of industries including cyber security, healthcare, and financial services. With…

SkySwitch Launches New Appointment Reminder App

Resellers Benefit From New Feature That Makes It Easier for Service-Based Businesses to Create and Manage Appointments SkySwitch, the leading channel-exclusive white label Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) provider, has released Appointment Reminder, a new application that makes appointment scheduling and management easier for service-based businesses. Consumer-centric engagement applications are in high demand for service-based companies, and SkySwitch resellers are now equipped with a solution that works…

Social Media Platform Tsu Appoints Lesley Ma to Board of Directors

Tsū Inc., the social that pays, announces the appointment of Lesley Ma to its Board of Directors. Ms. Ma joins a board led by Chairman Greg Fell alongside Tsū CEO John Acunto, Tsū CFO Scot Weisberg, Terracap CEO Larry Krauss, Trybl CEO David Kerzner, and Silicon Alley Advisers CEO Sean Cross. Her appointment became effective December 20, 2019. Ms. Ma currently serves as VP, Chief Information and Continuous Information Officer of NSF International, a global public health organization operating in more than 175 countries. …

TechBytes with Julien Escande, Commercial Director at Quadrant.io

"AI would be able to quickly and continuously identify and remove bad data and ensure that only the best and most accurate data is being used for products and services in our industry." Hi Julien, tell us about your role and journey into Technology. I am the Commercial Director at Quadrant, a Singapore-based company that meets demand for authenticated, high-quality, mobile location-based data through technology. I manage the commercial aspects at Quadrant including driving data solutions for businesses who use…

Expanded Offerings and Client Additions Mark Significant Momentum for Matter’s Precision Group

Integrated PR Agency Accomplishes Feat of Scale in the Market with Focused Client Programs. Matter Communications — a Brand Elevation Agency specializing in PR, social media, creative services and digital marketing — announces the success of its Precision group, highlighted by notable new clients and offerings. Precision is a unique PR industry offering that couples agency resources with the ability to focus on a company’s most crucial business drivers. Clients come to Precision seeking brand awareness through media…

Daxko Acquires UpLaunch to Become the Unmatched Software Provider for Boutique Gyms

Daxko announced that it acquired UpLaunch, an unparalleled CRM and marketing automation software, designed for the unique needs of affiliate and boutique gyms. Paired with Daxko's existing brands, Zen Planner and SugarWOD, which serve over 5,000 boutique and affiliate gyms, the company now becomes the industry's leading best-of-breed member experience solution available. "We are thrilled to welcome UpLaunch to the Daxko family," says Ron Lamb, Daxko's CEO. "UpLaunch's easy-to-use, yet highly-effective CRM and marketing…

Comcast California Adds Two New Executives to Its Senior Leadership Team

Two New Vice Presidents to Lead Technical Operations and Human Resources Comcast California has named two new vice presidents to its senior leadership team. The appointments include Sonya Echols, Vice President of Human Resources and Mike Burnett, Vice President of Technical Operations. “We are thrilled to have leaders like Sonya and Mike join our top-notch California regional senior leadership team” Tweet this Sonya Echols is the new Vice President of Human Resources for Comcast California and will lead a team of…

MindTickle Accelerates Leadership in Readiness for Customer-Centric Companies

170% growth in enterprise customer acquisition highlights increasing adoption of Sales Readiness within Sales Enablement and Effectiveness Programs MindTickle, the leader in Sales Readiness technology, announced key results and milestones demonstrating significant growth in the enterprise segment, expansion across services, manufacturing, pharmaceutical and life sciences, and financial services industries, and continued leadership in the high-growth and high tech market. Companies are looking to not only enable their sales…

Dynatrace Enhances AI-powered Answers for Native Mobile Apps, Powering Seamless Experiences Across Digital Channels

Now Provides Advanced Analytics and Segmentation for Mobile User Sessions and Automatic Observability for Additional Native Mobile Platforms and Frameworks Software intelligence company, Dynatrace, announced expanded digital experience management capabilities, including advanced analytics and segmentation of mobile app user sessions, auto-instrumentation for additional mobile platforms and technologies, and enhancements to its explainable AI engine, Davis, including insights from third-party mobile app components. With…

Outbrain Co-Authors New IAB Report on Short Term vs. Long Term Profitability

The Report Addresses How This Issue Impacts Revenue Strategies of Online Media Publishers and Their Advertising Goals Outbrain, the world's leading discovery and native advertising platform on the open web, announced today that it has partnered with the IAB, in collaboration with AdRizer and The E.W. Scripps Company, to introduce a best practices guide for publishers on Short Term vs. Long Term Profitability. The report addresses how publishers can find a healthy, audience-centric balance of both, without letting the…

Dathena Opens US Headquarters, Bringing AI Data Protection to US Enterprises

Deep-Tech Innovator Delivers Cost-Effective Data Security for Global Businesses Dathena, the leader in AI-powered data-protection and privacy-management for global enterprises, today announced the official opening of its U.S. headquarters, located in the Financial District of Lower Manhattan in New York City. With offices in Singapore, Thailand, France, Switzerland, and now the United States, Dathena’s global growth positions the tech leader to capitalize on the rapid evolution of the $120 billion data protection market.…