Napster And Super Hi-Fi Announce Partnership To Create Distinctive, Personalized Music Listening Experiences

Cross-platform technology and marketing alliance connects "Powered by Napster" tech service and AI audio innovations from Super Hi-Fi Napster and Super Hi-Fi are now working together to allow music streaming services and leading consumer companies to easily create the next generation of personalized and branded music. The two pioneers in music technology allow companies across a variety of industries, where music is a critical component of their business offerings, to add a critical layer of differentiation and…

DropIn, Inc Announces Joseph Shemesh as New CEO

DropIn, Inc., the leading provider of the on-demand, live video platform for the insurance industry, announced the appointment of Mr. Joseph Shemesh as its new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Louis Ziskin, founder and former CEO is stepping down amicably to focus his time primarily on further growing SuperCall Inc., the celebrity video chat application, which recently garnered prominent press attention with its Thanksgiving campaign, featuring Ashley Benson. Mr. Ziskin will keep an advisory role to DropIn, as well as keep his…

5 Revelations from LinkedIn 2020 Emerging Jobs Report that Should Excite a MarTech CMO

This week, LinkedIn released the third edition of their annual 2020 Emerging Jobs Report for the US. This US emerging trends report makes startling revelations on the unique job avenues and opportunities within the fast-growing 'data economy'. LinkedIn's annual report for 2020 pushes the bar higher for MarTech CMOs who would benefit from this well-examined emerging jobs report, identifying with top 15 jobs in the US that have emerged in the last five years. The emerging workforce trends in the space of Marketing, Sales, …

Nielsen Welcomes Sandra Sims-Williams As Senior Vice President Of Diversity & Inclusion

Nielsen announced that Sandra Sims-Williams will join the company as Senior Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I), beginning January, 2020. In this role, Ms. Sims-Williams will lead Nielsen's D&I strategy and teams for both the Media and Connect sides of the business, through Nielsen's transition into two independent, publicly traded companies. As Senior Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion, she will join the company's executive leadership team and will report to Nielsen's Chief Executive…

LogMein Brings Integrated AI Chatbot and Human Customer Engagement to the World’s Most Popular Messaging Apps

Bold360 Expands Messaging to WhatsApp, WeChat, Facebook Messenger, and SMS Text LogMeIn announced it is making it easier than ever for customers to engage with businesses on the messaging applications they prefer to use. Bold360’s latest release helps businesses transform contact centers by offering always-on, scalable, and best-in-class customer engagement on the most popular global messaging channels including WhatsApp, WeChat, Facebook Messenger, and SMS Text. Messaging apps have become a preferred platform for…

GlobalSign Closes Out 2019 With 10 Million Digital Signatures Used Worldwide

Significant growth of digital signature usage and customers, IoT initiatives and integrations mark another year of expansion for leading certificate authority GMO GlobalSign, a global Certificate Authority (CA) and leading provider of identity and security solutions for the IoT, announced the company's top accomplishments during 2019. Most significantly, the year has been marked by exceptionally strong growth in customer's utilization of digital signatures. To date 10 million signatures have been used via GlobalSign's…

Industry Call to Define Universal Open Standards for Machine Learning Operations and Governance

Defining open standards is essential for deploying and governing machine learning models at scale for enterprise businesses Cloudera, the enterprise data cloud company, asks for industry participation in defining universal open standards for machine learning operations (MLOps) and machine learning model governance. By contributing to these standards, the community can help companies make the most of their machine learning platforms and pave the way for the future of MLOps. "Machine learning models are already part of…

Tappx to Develop and Launch the World’s First Programmatic Server-Side Ad Insertion Platform for the Digital TV Advertising Industry with…

Tappx to disrupt the global OTT/CTV advertising industry Tappx - a leading AdTech company that delivers global digital advertising solutions for mobile and OTT/CTV - has secured backing from the EU Horizon 2020 SME-1 fund to develop and launch the world’s first Programmatic Server-Side Ad Insertion (PSSAI) OTT/CTV (Over-the-Top/Connected TV) solution. The Tappx EU Horizon 2020 project known as Tappx PSSAI is poised to disrupt the global digital TV advertising industry, because it can simultaneously manage and…

Optimove Uses Snowflake to Provide Brands with Direct Access to All Their Unified Customer Data

New integration will offer Optimove clients improved data shareability, processing speed, and transparency The Science-First Relationship Marketing Hub, Optimove, announced the migration of its data integration, transformation and sharing processes to Snowflake’s Cloud Data Warehouse. This is the latest step in Optimove’s revamp of its database infrastructure, Optidata, which enables brands to access, share and activate all their unified customer data. Combining Optimove’s sophisticated data calculations and…

Bob Mankoff and Scribit Create World’s First Robotized Cartoons

Bob Mankoff, president of Cartoon Collections and former cartoon editor of The New Yorker, teams up with Scribit, the write&erase smart plotter, to launch the world’s first ‘Robotized’ cartoons on its "Spotify-for-art" platform. Drawn from the half million+ cartoons available on CartoonCollections.com, Scribit will add a selection of the most famous cartoons from the pages of the New Yorker, Esquire, The Wall Street Journal, The National Lampoon and other iconic publications to its art-streaming platform.…

Zaloni Data Platform Now Available in AWS Marketplace

Zaloni's availability in AWS Marketplace makes it easy for companies to quickly grow analytics value on AWS Zaloni, a leader in cloud data management, announced that the Zaloni Data Platform is now available in AWS Marketplace. Availability in AWS Marketplace helps companies quickly and cost-effectively implement the Zaloni Data Platform on Amazon Web Services (AWS) by providing a seamless procurement and deployment process. Zaloni facilitates valuable, efficient analytics through AWS by easily connecting and managing…

Taqtile and Magic Leap Partner to Offer Leading Enterprises the Future in Workforce Enablement Solutions

Taqtile, Inc. is proud to announce a new global partnership with Magic Leap to bring Taqtile's leading knowledge capture, digitization and codification software to Magic Leap's spatial computing platform. Taqtile's Manifest software solution for workforce enablement for their enterprise customers is now available on Magic Leap's spatial computing platform. Marketing Technology News: IBM AI Innovations Sharpen Risk Detection in Identity Management Magic Leap's announcement of their Enterprise…

TechBytes with Pedro Arellano, VP of Product Marketing at Looker

You have a long track-record of successfully working in and managing diverse Product development teams. How did you arrive at Looker and what attracted you to the BI ecosystem? A database class during my sophomore year in college inspired me to pursue a career in Data and Analytics. The idea that information can be organized and used to make rational, fact-based decisions has always appealed to me personally. I’ve been in this industry for 20+ years so long enough to know when a company is moving in the right direction.…

1010data Names Jeri Allan Chief Revenue Officer

Allan to focus on scaling sales and business development initiatives to accelerate growth agenda 1010data a leading provider of time series-driven collaborative analytics, consumer intelligence and alternative data solutions, announced the appointment of Jeri Allan as Chief Revenue Officer. In her new role, Jeri will be responsible for optimizing the sales organization to build lasting customer relationships, drive new client development and serve as a catalyst for high-velocity growth. She brings more than 30 years of…

Acoustic Launches in Poland

New R&D centre in Poland’s Tricity to concentrate on advanced AI solutions for the marketing industry Acoustic, the largest independent marketing cloud with a total focus on the marketer, announced the launch of a new R&D Facility in Gdańsk, Poland. The centre will employ 50 people and will focus on providing advanced, AI-driven solutions to meet the most pressing challenges marketers face in the rapidly evolving marketing industry. Acoustic, which separated from IBM and debuted as a standalone marketing cloud…

TechBytes with Mayank Mishra, Head of Engineering at Contentstack

Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Contentstack? I am the VP of Engineering at Contentstack and lead our Engineering organization in India, which includes Product Innovation and Development, Project Management, Cloud Operations, Service Reliability, Security, QA, and docs. Our team is the innovation engine at Contentstack and uses some of the most cutting edge technologies to make Contentstack the most powerful, most trustworthy and most cherished platform for our customers. What is…

Enterprises in Switzerland Flocking to the Public Cloud

ISG Provider Lens report finds Swiss companies moving CRM, ERP and unified communications workloads to the public cloud Spending on public cloud services by enterprises in Switzerland is growing faster than it is globally, with Swiss companies moving several types of workloads to the cloud, according to a new report published today by Information Services Group, a leading global technology research and advisory firm. The 2019 ISG Provider Lens Public Cloud – Solutions & Service Partners Report for Switzerland notes…

Redefining Promo and Sports Highlight Creation Using AI

Promos are key for Media and Entertainment enterprises to create an audience pull. Media and Entertainment Marketing teams create promos to sell their content to a distributor/syndicator or to attract viewers towards their content on linear TV or OTT platforms. Promos are used for pre-produced entertainment content like movies and shows, news programs as well for live sports events. In the case of sports, they take on the form of what is known as highlights or highlight packages. Since promos have a major impact on…

Twilio Expands Market Presence in France

Opens French Office and Appoints Jeremy Grinbaum to Lead Business in France Customers Galeries Lafayette, Evaneos and Heetch Join Twilio Onstage at Engage Paris to Talk About Building Innovative Customer Experiences Twilio the leading cloud communications platform, announced the expansion of its French market presence, with the opening of its first French office and the appointment of Jeremy Grinbaum as country director for France to lead the company’s expansion efforts. “Twilio has grown rapidly in France in recent…

German Enterprises Embrace the Public Cloud

ISG Provider Lens report finds German companies running CRM, ERP and other systems in the cloud Enterprises in Germany are flocking to public cloud services as a way to help them analyze a growing volume of consumer data, according to a new report published by Information Services Group, a leading global technology research and advisory firm. The 2019 ISG Provider Lens™ Public Cloud – Solutions & Service Partners Report for Germany sees companies there using the public cloud in tandem with customer relationship…