DirectMail.io’s Voice Device Integration Sets the Pace for Marketing Innovation by Being the First to Combine Google Home and Amazon…

Currently, only 9% of marketers are able to engage with customers across multiple channels on a consistent basis. DirectMail.io's Omnichannel Marketing Platform is positioned to quickly increase this statistic Companies struggle to engage with their customers consistently and in meaningful ways across a variety of marketing channels. That's about to change with DirectMail.io's Omnichannel Marketing Platform. "Our agency is always looking for a competitive edge.  Directmail.io allows us to provide a real Omnichannel…

Online Shoppers Are Doing What Brands Should Do: Using Technology Smartly

The global retail industry is enduring a ground-breaking evolution. The Prime Day predictions, trends, and statistics show how Online Shoppers Amazon behave with e-commerce technology. It gives all retailers to review their e-commerce technology stack and understand how they can match Amazon's unparalleled delivery models, both online and offline. Despite the increased use of smartphone and online shopping platforms, retailers are suffering from stagnant growth, coupled with reduced foot traffic in physical stores. If we…

Broadvoice Receives 2019 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award

b-hive Honored for Exceptional Innovation Broadvoice, an award-winning provider of hosted voice, unified communications (UC), and SIP Trunking services for businesses, announced today that its cloud PBX platform b-hive has been named a 2019 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award winner by TMC for the second year in a row. Broadvoice Receives 2019 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award "We developed b-hive from the ground up to be the premiere cloud communications platform with…

Denodo Receives Highest Overall Rating in the 2019 Gartner Peer Insights “Voice of the Customer”: Data Integration Tools

Denodo, the leader in data virtualization, announced that it has been recognized for receiving the highest Overall Rating in the Gartner, Gartner Peer Insights “Voice of the Customer”: Data Integration Tools, 18 January 2019. Rated 4.9 out of 5 overall by end-user professionals who have experienced purchasing, implementing and/or using the solution, Denodo scored the highest in four out of five categories which include: Willingness to Recommend (100%), Product Capabilities (4.8 out of 5), Evaluation and Contracting (4.8 out…

Voice Assistants Land Brands in Uncharted Creative Territory

Branding on audio assistants is in its infancy, but brands should prepare for a new audio-focused world Voice assistants and smart speakers have become the latest consumer-electronic devices to transform the marketing industry. The number of speakers and assistants in the U.S. is now more than 180 million, and voice-driven informational searches and interactions have become interwoven in many consumers daily lives. With the rise of VUI, marketers are faced with vital questions. Does our branding transcend into audio? If…

Truepic Recognized as a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum Has Announced Its Selection of the Most Promising Technology Pioneers of 2019. Companies Were Selected for Their Potential to "Transform Their Industries" and "Improve Society for Years to Come." Truepic, the leading photo and video verification platform, was selected among hundreds of candidates as one of the World Economic Forum's "Technology Pioneers." Truepic's patented "Controlled Capture" camera technology, which captures photos and videos whose provenance and contents are verified at the…

Broadvoice Welcomes Kim McLachlan as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Broadvoice, an award-winning provider of hosted voice, unified communications (UC) and SIP Trunking services for businesses, announced that Kim McLachlan has joined the company as senior vice president of sales and marketing as Broadvoice continues to experience exponential growth nationwide. Kim is an award-winning sales leader and industry veteran. In her new role, she will further improve the alignment and communication between Broadvoice sales, marketing, and operation teams, creating even greater opportunities to…

Adthena Welcomes Three Technology Veterans to its Executive Leadership Team to Support Rapid Growth

Key Hires Follow Adthena’s Recent $14 Million Series a Funding, Will Support US Expansion and Development of the Company’s Leading Search Intelligence Platform Adthena, the leader in AI-powered search intelligence, announced the addition of three new senior executives to its team. The strategic hires – who bring more than 50 years of cumulative technology experience – mark the first major investment in talent following Adthena’s recent $14 million Series A round of funding from Updata Partners in March 2019. The…

Jetson Announces Launch of its Self-Service Voice Commerce Platform

The NYC-based company has developed an easy way for online businesses to create a voice-first marketplace in a matter of minutes Jetson expands its intelligent, voice-commerce platform availability to include the entire eCommerce market. The company has announced a turn-key dashboard solution that enables merchants to upload products and create a multi-step conversational sales channel on Alexa and Google Home within minutes. Jetson is offering a no-risk free trial for two weeks for clients to test the platform, prior…

Outdoor Voices Activates The Future of Retail with NewStore

Activewear brand now runs retail operations on iPhone, bringing joy to associates and customers #DoingThings NewStore, the first to provide Omnichannel-as-a-Service, announced Outdoor Voices shops are now running on its platform. The activewear brand introduced the NewStore Omnichannel Platform, which runs exclusively on iOS, in its nine locations across the country to bridge online and in-store shopping experiences. Now, store associates are empowered with iPhone to ensure all customer touchpoints are secure, seamless…

Mutare Unveils Mutare Voice Spam Filter at Cisco Live

Cisco Live, Cisco's annual IT and communications conference, MUTARE, INC. unveiled the Mutare Voice Spam Filter, part of its Mutare Voice call screening and missed call completion product portfolio. Mutare developed the Mutare Voice Spam Filter in response to high demand across all industries for a solution that will stop the increase in the number of robocalls received daily by businesses. "In 2019, fifty percent of all calls to an enterprise will be from a robocaller," said Chuck French, Chief Growth Officer at…

Freshworks’ Freshdesk named a Customers’ Choice in Gartner Peer Insights ‘Voice of the Customer’: CRM Customer…

Cloud-Based Customer Support Platform Lands Important Rating From Professionals Who Have Used It Freshworks Inc., a global innovator in customer engagement software, announced that its Freshdesk software has been designated as Customers' Choice  in the inaugural publication of Gartner Peer Insights 'Voice of the Customer': CRM Customer Engagement Center Market. The company was placed in the Customer Choice zone, based on vetted end-user reviews of several software vendors on the Gartner peer review website gathered during…

DXC Technology 600 Brings Great INDYCAR Racing, “Digital Fan Experience of the Future” to Texas Motor Speedway

As Indianapolis 500 Winner Simon Pagenaud Pilots Team Penske’s Dxc Technology Entry, Company Showcases Innovations That Provide an Immersive Fan Experience “a View Fans Have Never Seen Before” The digital fan experience of the future will be on display during the DXC Technology 600 INDYCAR race at the Texas Motor Speedway this Saturday, June 8. DXC Technology 600 INDYCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday June 8 features the digital fan experience of the future, with 2019 Indy 500 winner Simon Pagenaud driving DXC Team…

BabbleLabs Raises $14 million Series A Financing from Dell Technologies Capital and Intel Capital to Accelerate Speech Technology

Startup develops advanced speech enhancement, noise reduction and voice analysis solutions for the future of business-critical communications BabbleLabs, a speech technology startup based in Silicon Valley, announced that it has raised Series A financing of $14 million from institutional and individual investors. The round was co-led by Dell Technologies Capital and Intel Capital, with contributions from new investors and all major seed investors. Gregg Adkin from Dell Technologies Capital and Vijay Reddy from Intel Capital…

Block.one Introduces “Voice” to Bring Alignment and Transparency to Social Media

Blockchain-Based Social Media Platform Will Reward and Return Control to Social Media Users Social media is fundamentally broken and is in need of a complete overhaul. Block.one announced Voice, a blockchain-based social media application designed with users of the platform in mind. Voice is a more transparent social media platform for the world, where the value of good content gets circulated right back into sustaining the community, not corporate bottom lines. "The truth is, current social media platforms are…

Dusun Electron Ltd. Announces Far-Field Voice Control Solution for Hands-Free Interactive Experience

Dusun Electron Ltd. will be demonstrating its far-field voice control solution at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show held in Las Vegas. This new voice control solution enables voice-activated devices to clearly capture voice commands from a distance or even in noisy environments for a hands-free interactive experience. Far-field voice control is becoming an important technology in AI human interaction for numerous applications such as smart TVs, smart speakers, Internet of Things (IoT) in smart homes (gateway, smart home…

Uniserve Announces the Appointment of Owen Morley as Chief Technology Officer

Uniserve Communications Corporation (“Uniserve”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Owen Morley as its Chief Technology Officer.  Mr. Morley is a former Director of Infrastructure with a passion for technology, starting his career in 1998 with his own web hosting venture.  Owen later joined PEER1 Network as a Network Analyst and honed his skills and technique to quickly manage its Vancouver and Seattle data centres.  He then moved to PlentyOfFish Media, one of the world’s largest online dating sites where he was…

Ricoh Deepens Relationship with Amazon Web Services to Empower Digital Workplaces with Cutting-Edge Voice-Activated Technologies

Technology Giants Unite to Drive Seamless Information Sharing and Accessibility, Establish Pilot Program at an Ivy League University Ricoh announced RICOH Intelligent Voice Control, the result of working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) that delivers intuitive voice-activated controls for Ricoh's intelligent devices, starting with its IM Series of intelligent multifunction printers (MFPs). A pilot program of these MFPs is currently underway at an Ivy League university, leveraging Amazon's AWS Alexa for Business service…

Braze Hires Former Bazaarvoice Executive as CMO, Former Marketo Chairman and CEO to Join Board of Directors

Sara Spivey to Lead the Company's Global Marketing Programs in New Role; Phil Fernandez to Bring Unique Industry Experience to Board of Directors  Braze, the leading global customer engagement platform, announced the appointments of Sara Spivey as chief marketing officer (CMO) and Phil Fernandez to its board of directors effective. "As Braze enters our next phase of maturity, we're bringing on senior leaders who have shown success at every level of high-growth startups," said Bill Magnuson, cofounder and CEO…

Broadvoice Hires Former Google Product Expert Khoi Nguyen as Head of Product

Broadvoice, an award-winning provider of hosted voice, unified communications (UC) and SIP Trunking services for businesses, has hired Khoi Nguyen, technology product management veteran, as its head of product to drive product innovation in support of the company's 80% year-over-year growth. Nguyen is an award-winning product executive who comes to Broadvoice from notable brands, including Google, OpenX, and Rubicon Project. "I'm thrilled to introduce and welcome Khoi Nguyen to the team," said George Mitsopoulos,…