Snowflake Deepens its Relationship with AWS to Provide a More Seamless Customer Experience

Snowflake Increases Investments in Its Relationship with AWS in the Areas of ML/AI and Customer Connectivity Snowflake, a cloud data platform, announced that it is deepening its relationship with AWS to provide a seamless customer experience. As a testament to this, Snowflake recently achieved the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Competency status. The AWS Competency Program highlights AWS Partner Network (APN) members that have passed a rigorous audit of their security,…

Factual Introduces New Machine Learning-Based Predictive and Loyalty Audiences

New Segments Identify Affinity or Intent Using Actionable Insights From Real-World Consumer Behavior to Identify, Reach and Engage Customers Factual, the location data company, announced a significant update to its Audience product, adding Predictive and Loyalty audiences built using machine-learned predictive insights to its roster of targeting solutions for marketers. “Factual’s new scalable Predictive and Loyalty audiences help marketers target their campaigns more efficiently, reaching their customers at the right…

Thanx Enhances Machine Learning Platform with Personalized Winback to Reduce Churn for Restaurants and Retailers

CRM and Digital Guest Engagement Platform Expands Offerings to Quickly and Accurately Identify At-Risk Customers Thanx, a leading provider of digital guest engagement and retention tools for retailers and restaurants, announced an enhanced offering for intelligently identifying and winning back valued guests with a high risk of churn. Thanx Personalized Winback uses an advanced ensemble-based Machine Learning algorithm to predict the churn likelihood of an individual guest based on nearly 40 data points, including spend…

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…

How Complex Machine Learning Will Enter Your Smartphone

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are amongst the emerging trends in Business and Marketing. Yet, a lot of this cleverness is located in the Cloud. Read: in big server parks with high-end processing capabilities. In a not too distant future, several applications will enter our lives that require an increased amount of intelligence and computation being implemented closer to the user. Be it for reasons of speed, energy-efficiency or privacy. Think about self-driving vehicles who have to respond more…

Customers Get Deeper into Discovery with the New Version of JMP

Release arrives on 30th anniversary of the first version in 1989 From Pleistocene fossils to infrared technology on a mission to map the surface of a near-Earth asteroid, JMP statistical discovery software from SAS is helping scientists, engineers and other data analysts make a difference. In JMP Pro 15, the advanced analytics version of JMP, data scientists have more predictive modeling tools than ever. Both JMP 15 and JMP Pro 15 are launched today, 30 years after the first version of the software was released.…

Kustomer Introduces KustomerIQ, Bringing AI and Machine Learning to Enterprise Customer Service

Kustomer, the SaaS platform that is reimagining enterprise customer service, introduced KustomerIQ, embedding Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning across the Kustomer platform to enhance the customer service experience of companies competing in today’s on-demand world. KustomerIQ uniquely integrates Machine Learning models and other advanced AI capabilities with the Kustomer platform’s powerful data, workflow, and rules engines to enable companies to provide smarter, automated customer experiences that are more…

Google Health Brings DeepMind to Break New Grounds in AI ML and Security Applications

DeepMind’s Health team joins Google Health. Google Health will be able to tap into DeepMind’s global expertise in areas like AI, DevOps, data security, Cloud storage, and user design. Google Health family has announced adding DeepMind’s experts to tackle some of the most challenging and complex problems in the Healthcare sector. The technology research group would leverage DeepMind’s expertise in developing AI and Machine Learning applications, mobile tools, and data security platforms to boost adoption in the…

Informatica Invests in AI and Machine Learning Startup GreenBay Technologies

GreenBay Technologies, a Wisconsin-Based Startup, Deepens AI Integrations Across the Informatica Intelligent Data Platform Informatica, the enterprise cloud data management leader, announced it is investing in GreenBay Technologies, a data management startup focused on AI and machine learning, to develop AI innovations that strengthen the impact of Informatica's AI-powered CLAIRE engine across its Intelligent Data Platform. GreenBay Technologies has ties to the University of Wisconsin (UW) at Madison and the Wisconsin…

Could Deepfakes Rout AI’s Trust-Quotient (TQ) Soon?

AI-based face and voice swapping technology is the most notorious trend gripping the internet. The rise of deepfakes have been so alarming in the recent months that many US and UK-based analysts fear it could rout AI’s business with unprecedented consequences. While data scientists are yet to figure out controlling measures to prevent Deepfake conspiracies in Politics, and cyber frauds, the question for many tech companies is what they are doing to prevent an average internet user from getting caught in this web of malicious…

Mphasis Launches New AI Solutions on the AWS Marketplace for Machine Learning

Mphasis, an Information Technology (IT) solutions provider specializing in cloud and cognitive services, announced the availability of new Deep Learning algorithms on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace for Machine Learning. The on-demand solutions target practical enterprise use cases such as influence analytics, insurance claims analysis, payment card fraud, and image analytics for supply chain and logistics. They are available for download and free trial on the AWS Marketplace for Machine Learning website. Marketing…

8×8 Deepens Channel Commitment With New Elev8 Partner Program

8x8, Inc. , a leading cloud provider of voice, video, chat and contact center solutions for over one million users worldwide, announced the launch of its Elev8 Partner Program, the next phase in its expanding channel strategy aimed at delivering unmatched support and value for 8x8’s partner community. All current and future contracted partners will be immediately enrolled in the tiered program, with benefits targeting both master agents and sub agents. “8x8 is a Channel first company, therefore the success of our channel…

Punchh Launches Machine Learning for Customer Lifetime Value (CLV)

Introducing “Predictive CLV”, the First in a Suite of Products Built to Maximize Marketing Campaigns Using Machine Learning Punchh, the leader in digital marketing solutions for physical retailers, announced the launch of “Predictive Customer Lifetime Value (PCLV)”. The first solution of its kind built specifically for the physical retail world, Punchh PCLV uses machine learning to calculate the CLV of each individual customer using projected estimates of the customer’s monetary worth to the business over time. Based on…

Hitachi High-Tech Group to Lead Japanese Distribution of SparkCognition’s Automated Machine Learning Modeling Product, Darwin

Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation announced that Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc. (CEO: Craig Kerkove), a subsidiary of Hitachi High-Tech, will team with SparkCognition, Inc. (CEO: Amir Husain, "SparkCognition") to deploy SparkCognition's proprietary automated machine learning modeling platform, Darwin, at Hitachi High-Tech Group's customers in Japan and other areas in Asia. The increase in development of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies in recent years has enabled organizations to gain new business…

SEMI Teams with Cornell University to Accelerate Technology Development Using Machine Learning and AI

SEMI announced a research and development (R&D) project to speed technology progress and problem-solving in microelectronics manufacturing and across the supply chain by driving new efficiencies using machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI). Under an agreement with SEMI, Cornell University will optimize and accelerate two critical process steps – lithography and plasma etch. Supported through SEMI's R&D program with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), the project aims to help accelerate the…

REPLY: New Tool “China Beats” Provides Deep Insights Into the Chinese Market

TD Reply, the company specializing in marketing and innovation consulting within the Reply Group, developed China Beats, a business intelligence solution that enables companies to gain an in-depth understanding of the Chinese market and its players. This is ensured by AI-supported social listening with connection to all major Chinese e-commerce, social media and search platforms such as Alibaba, Baidu, WeChat and Weibo. “Users gain unique market insights - which lay the foundation for long-term success in China.” The…

RainFocus Delivers the Event Industry’s Most Advanced Machine Learning Tool

RainFocus, the leading Event Marketing Platform, announced the release of its newest machine learning tool, the Recommendations Bot. Large events pose a number of challenges for event directors. With over 2,500 sessions, recommendations become the key to improving the attendee journey and maximizing engagement. The Recommendations Bot is designed to address those challenges by providing a more personalized attendee experience — a truly game-changing feature for the industry. The RainFocus…

Outsmarting Deep Fakes: Researchers Devise an AI-Driven Imaging System That Protects Authenticity

NYU Tandon Researchers Implant "Digital Watermarks" Using a Neural Network to Easily Spot Manipulated Photos and Video To thwart sophisticated methods of altering photos and video, researchers at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering have demonstrated an experimental technique to authenticate images throughout the entire pipeline, from acquisition to delivery, using artificial intelligence (AI). In tests, this prototype imaging pipeline increased the chances of detecting manipulation from approximately 45 percent…

Junxure Announces Deep Integrations with Orion, Constant Contact and MyRepChat

AdvisorEngine announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, CRM Software Inc, known as Junxure, is deploying integrations with Orion Advisor Services, Constant Contact and MyRepChat. These integrations will power advisory firms' marketing and communication to prospects and clients and create a great user experience through simultaneous access of CRM and portfolio data. "These integrations with Orion, Constant Contact and MyRepChat are examples of the investments being made to enhance the Junxure CRM and our commitment to…

Comcast Acquires Deep Blue Communications

Industry Leader in Engineering, Installing, and Managing Commercial WiFi Networks to Complement Comcast Business Offerings Comcast announced it has completed the acquisition of Deep Blue Communications – a Latham, NY-based industry leader in engineering, installing, and managing commercial WiFi networks. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “We look forward to delivering innovative solutions that will drive competitive advantage and growth in key vertical industries such as hospitality and entertainment.” The…