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Bidgely Brings Itemized Electricity Reports to TEPCO Customers in Japan

Artificial Intelligence Applied to TEPCO Smart Meter Data Provides Appliance-Level Insights to Customers for Improved Retention Bidgely  announced it has deployed utility artificial intelligence services to TEPCO Energy Partners (TEPCO EP), a competitive energy retail business arm of Tokyo Electric Power Holding Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO). Annual energy reports powered by artificial intelligence (AI) have been introduced to a subset of TEPCO customers that provide a breakdown of home energy consumption by appliance…

Future CEO: Top 6 Skills That You Need in 2020

A good CEO of the future knows how to work with data, understands his subordinates and does not drive them into the framework. Read in the article what skills you will need after 5 years. As time goes on, the labor market is changing and typical office employees are not at all what they were 10 years ago. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are developing, so the responsibilities of the same specialist are being transformed, the leader's functions are changing. Professions disappear, new ones come in their place.…

AI for Voice Transcription: Is It Here to Last?

AI is one of the driving forces behind what The World Economic Forum called “The Fourth Industrial Revolution”. Developments in this area are expected to help us further automate our workflows and simplify our daily tasks, making everything from our food production chains to management and even medical procedures, far more effective and agile. And, according to PwC, AI is expected to add up to 15.6 trillion dollars to the world economy by 2030. AI is getting smarter faster than ever, with established players, such as…

Comscore Television Viewing Data Helps Predict Advertising Audience Decline

New Research Utilizes Artificial Neural Networks, Harnesses Comscore's Massive Television Viewing Database to Quantitatively Assess Influencing Factors Affecting Ad Avoidance Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting, and evaluating media across platforms, is excited to be collaborating with Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications researchers to identify the key variables that may determine advertising avoidance and audience dropoff during commercial airings. The partnership has…

SoftServe’s Mixed Reality and AI Accelerators Drive New Wave of Digital Retail Innovation

Shelf Analytics AI Tool and Mixed Reality Shopping Assistant Leverage the Power of Mixed Reality, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence for Real-Time Inventory and Marketing Insights SoftServe, a leading digital authority and consulting company, is pioneering retail innovations that heighten customer engagement and enable vendors to make informed, data-driven business decisions. The company has released two new prototype accelerators, Planogram and Smart Shopping Assistant, that employ mixed reality (XR), machine…

GumGum’s Groundbreaking Contextual Analysis Solution for Digital Publishers Makes Official Debut

The Company’s Latest Adtech Solution, Verity, Leverages Proprietary AI Technologies to Scan Web Content – Including Images – for Contextual Classification, Keyword Extraction and Brand Suitability GumGum, Inc., a technology and artificial intelligence company specializing in solutions for advertising and media, has announced the official release of Verity, a first-of-its-kind content classification and brand safety solution. The product – which analyzes the full publisher content of web pages, including images, where…

Peak Achieves AWS Retail Competency Status

Peak, a pioneer of the AI System, announced today at the US National Retail Federation conference that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Retail Competency status. This accreditation supports Peak’s expansion to the US market, establishing itself as an AWS Retail and Machine Learning Competency Partner on a global scale. Peak’s first-of-its-kind AI System is future-proofing retail businesses by providing both the technology and capability to be successful with AI. It aligns with business strategy to drive growth,…

Zendesk Releases New Research With Insights on the Power of Service in Influencing Customer Loyalty

Annual Flagship Report Validates That the Ease and Excellence of Customer Experience Has a Direct Impact on Customer Loyalty Zendesk, Inc. released the Zendesk Customer Experience Trends Report 2020, analyzing how businesses can drive customer loyalty, what matters most to people when they engage with businesses, and what differentiates leading companies from their competitors. The annual report is based on global survey results and the Zendesk Benchmark, an index of product usage data from more than 45,000 global…

Fractal Named Certified Retail Competency Partner by Amazon Web Services (AWS)

As a Partner of AWS, Fractal is Co-Presenting With Office Depot at NRF 2020 Vision Fractal, a global leader in artificial intelligence and analytics, powering decision-making in Fortune 100 companies, announced today that they are a Certified Retail Competency Partner of Amazon Web Services (AWS). As an AWS Certified Retail Competency Partner, Fractal will co-present with Office Depot at the National Retail Federation's (NRF) 2020 vision event, taking place at the Javits Center in New York City, January 11-14. Fractal…

Bundesliga Goes All-In on AWS to Revolutionize Football Viewing Experience

Germany’s Premier Football League to Use AWS Machine Learning and Analytics to Enhance the Fan Experience and Deliver New Game and Player Statistics During the 2019-20 Season and Beyond Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced that Germany's Bundesliga has selected AWS as its official technology provider to deliver more in-depth insight into every live broadcast of Bundesliga games and enable new personalized fan experiences. Bundesliga will use AWS artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning…

BriteCore Welcomes New Chief Product Officer and SVP of Services

BriteCore, the leading provider of next-generation core software solutions for insurers, is pleased to welcome two new executives to the BriteCore team: John Davi as Chief Product Officer and Chris Heggelund as Senior Vice President of Services. As Chief Product Officer, John Davi will oversee the current and future state of BriteCore's cloud-based insurance core system. He has more than two decades of experience building highly technical products and the teams behind them. Before joining BriteCore, John was Senior Vice…

GumGum Named to Built In LA’s 2020 ‘Best Places to Work’ List

The Honor Comes as the Company Introduces a New Student Loan Repayment Benefit Program for Employees GumGum, Inc., a technology and artificial intelligence company specializing in solutions for advertising and media, announced that it has been included on Built In LA’s list of Best Places to Work in 2020. GumGum was selected for inclusion on the list based on Built In’s algorithmic analysis of employee compensation and benefits data. The recognition coincides with the company’s addition of an innovative student loan…

True Fit Partners With Google Cloud to Host and Leverage the World’s Largest Data Set for Fashion

New Partnership Enhances Shopping Experience and Evolves the Fashion Retail Market True Fit®, the data-driven personalization platform for footwear and apparel, announced a strategic partnership with Google Cloud that makes it easy for retailers to leverage the Fashion Genome™, the largest connected data set for fashion. Retailers can use the Fashion Genome™ to insert style, fit, and size recommendations into every phase of the customer journey. “We’re thrilled to partner with True Fit and further help retailers harness…

SAS Highlights Success with Belk, Sodimac and Shop Direct at NRF 2020

'Runway' Mood and Style Captured With AI and Computer Vision From NRF 2020 Attendees NRF 109th Annual Convention and EXPO - Customers and innovative technology again take center stage as SAS' focus during the annual NRF 2020 Big Show and EXPO. Whether shopping for new shoes for a family vacation or hardwood flooring to complete a remodeling project, consumers are in the driver's seat as never before. The dynamic between retail companies and consumers is pivotal, and SAS helps retailers like Belk (US), Sodimac (South…

Stefanini Participates in the 2020 Davos World Economic Forum and Brings Its Experience in Artificial Intelligence

Marco Stefanini, Global CEO Global and founder of the Brazilian multinational, will be present in the annual event and will have an article of his in the INSEAD Global Talent Competitiveness Index Report In the year in which it reaches its 50th anniversary, the World Economic Forum, a big annual event that reunites the main leaderships and authorities of the planet in the political and economic scenes will count on Stefanini’s participation, one of the most important providers in global business solutions based on digital…

Salesforce Reveals 2019 Holiday Digital Sales Grew 8 Percent to $723 Billion Globally

10 Percent of Digital Orders During the Holiday Season Were Powered by Artificial Intelligence Brands and Retailers Offering Click and Collect Saw 56 Percent More Active Shoppers in the Last Five Days Leading up to Christmas and 18 Percent More Digital Revenue Share After the Shipping Cutoff Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, released its 2019 Holiday Shopping Report, revealing the trends, data and insights brands and retailers need to prepare for the 2020 holiday shopping season. Overall, Salesforce data shows an 8…

Dun & Bradstreet Acquires Orb Intelligence

Acquisition Expands Dun & Bradstreet's Portfolio of Digital Solutions and Enriches the World's Most Comprehensive Commercial Database to Integrate Offline and Online Data Dun & Bradstreet, a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, announced the acquisition of Orb Intelligence, a prominent digital business identity and firmographic data provider. The acquisition, in combination with the July 2019 acquisition of Lattice Engines, furthers the commitment and investment Dun & Bradstreet…

6 AI Tools to Scale Up Your Content Marketing Efforts

Amidst a competitive Content Marketing landscape, most marketers find it hard to get real results. The biggest challenge is to manage both quality and scale. In 2018, 47% of B2C, and 54% of B2B content marketers reported that the metrics they're tracking are often not well-aligned with their overall goals. Why should you be a part of the struggling herd? Artificial Intelligence can help you pace up and stay on top of your game. Here are some AI tools that can play a game-changing role for content marketers looking to…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Top Coolest Things in Marketing and Sales Today

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from Bullhorn, E-Vision, Talview, Konnect Digital, Gamut, Sojern, and WeChat. Bullhorn Acquires Herefish to Help Accelerate Automation of Staffing Processes Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, announced that it has acquired Herefish, a provider of automation solutions for staffing firms. As part of Bullhorn’s…

Talview Partners With LinkedIn Talent Hub to Put AI-powered Live Video Interviewing Inside the New ATS

With the Integration of Live Video Interviewing, Users of Linkedin Talent Hub Can Interview Candidates Anywhere and at Anytime, Objectively Assess Hard and Soft Skills, and Verify Authenticity Artificial Intelligence (AI) recruitment startup Talview announces that it's an integration partner with LinkedIn's Applicant Tracking System (ATS), Talent Hub. LinkedIn Talent Hub allows organizations to source, manage, and hire candidates from one place, and Talview's live interviewing capabilities are now integrated into the…