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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…

Sprint Business Applauded by Frost & Sullivan for Engaging Customers with its Smart Messaging Business Communication Solution

Smart Messaging Streamlines Communication for Frequently Asked Questions, Provides a Secure Ordering Mechanism, and Enables Integrations With Existing Back-End Systems Based on its recent analysis of the North American business communications solutions market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Sprint Business with the 2019 North American New Product Innovation Award for Sprint® Smart Messaging -- a solution to help businesses communicate with their customers through an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered text messaging…

CJ 4DPLEX Partners with Resonai to Offer Consumers Immersive AR Brand Experiences in Movie Theatres, Shopping Malls, and Retail Spaces

New Multi-Player, Role-Playing Game (RPG) Will Activate an AR Experience Only When Played in Theatres CJ 4DPLEX, the world's leading cinema technology company, in collaboration with Resonai, creators of Vera™ an Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Augmented Reality (AR) platform that converts any physical space into an intelligent digital environment, will showcase a preview of a multi-player, RPG game that utilizes the '4DX AR' platform. A demo of the game will be available this week at CES at the Las Vegas Convention…

CES 2020 Opens with Innovation That Will Change the World

CES Unveiled, Preshow Media Days and Keynotes From Samsung and Daimler Kick off World’s Largest Tech Event CES 2020 opens unveiling the next generation of innovation that will redefine industries, create jobs and solve many of society’s challenges. With more than 4,400 exhibiting companies, including 1,200 startups, CES 2020 features the latest transformative technologies, including 5G, artificial intelligence, vehicle technology, digital health and more. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA),…

Daily MarTech Roundup: The 5 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 IBM, NICE inContact, Bluetooth SIG, Astute Business Solutions and Interlink Plus, Inc. IBM Launches Advertising Accelerator with Watson  At the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), IBM announced the launch of Advertising Accelerator with Watson, a first-to-market offering that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) to predict the optimal combination of creative elements to help drive…

CNET Rings In A New Decade Of Technology At CES 2020

CNET Covers the Hottest News and Biggest Trends at the Consumer Electronics Show with Wall-to-Wall Coverage and Live Video from Tech West in Las Vegas CNET Presents Its Annual the Next Big Thing SuperSession "Moving into an Anticipatory Tech World" CNET, the world's largest consumer tech media brand, returns to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas to give its global audience a look at the technology and products set to shape the coming decade. CNET's award-winning journalists will report on all of the technology…

eComchain Announces New eCommerce Features around Blockchain and AI for 2020

In today’s crowded marketplace of eCommerce providers, exceeding customer’s expectations are crucial. The usual “nice to have” features have now become “must haves” and that is what eComchain has striven to provide to their customers in 2019; a complete out-of-the-box solution with no additional development required. Most customers today expect technology companies to also provide voice interfaces for their eCommerce storefronts as well as intelligent, personalized experience based on their past orders, search results, user…

Crystal Gazing AI Trends: 20 Reasons Why 2020 Will Herald the Age of Intelligent Conversations

A Reflection on My Two Years of Journey Working in the Area of Conversational AI A spate of recent developments promises to drive great changes in the global economy. Technologies such as Robotics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Machine Learning (ML) have advanced to the extent that the world is ripe for a great leap into the age of intelligent automation. What does this intelligent automation portend, and why is this different from the earlier eras? For one, robots and computers of today can perform most routine…

Ericsson ConsumerLab: Ten Hot Consumer Trends 2030 – The Internet of Senses

Early Technology Adopter Consumers Expect an Internet of Senses by 2030, Enabling a New Service Economy Based on Digital Sensory Experiences Consumers expect an array of beneficial services from connected technology interacting with our senses of sight, sound, taste, smell and touch to be a common reality by 2030.  The consumer predictions about the Internet of Senses are among the expectations highlighted in the ninth edition of the Ericsson ConsumerLab Hot Consumer Trends report. The Internet of Senses will be…

Mindtree Recognized as an Innovator by Avasant in Intelligent Automation Services

Report Highlights Mindtree's Automation Ecosystem and Innovation Expertise Mindtree, a global technology services and digital transformation company, has been recognized as an 'Innovator' in Avasant's Intelligent Automation Services RadarView™ 2019 report. The report identifies digital leaders that demonstrate innovation and maturity with their intelligent automation offerings, such as robotic process automation (RPA), machine learning (ML), artificial intelligence (AI) and chatbots. The report cites Mindtree's…

TechBytes with Krish Sailam, SVP of Global Programmatic Solutions, DWA (a Merkle Company)

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at DWA. I am the Global SVP of Programmatic Solutions at DWA. My role consists of a few things, including setting the vision for the B2B programmatic service line at DWA, helping clients identify strategic programmatic opportunities in terms of media and tech stack integrations, and managing external partners. We have an awesome team of programmatic traders in each of our international offices that are hands-on in each of our primary DSP consoles. As an aside, we…

How Artificial Intelligence Is Regulating Live Video Streams

Video streaming is everywhere. We all have a camera in our pockets, and nearly anyone can live video chat with minimal barriers to entry. Today, the ability to connect to anyone in the world through video is easier than ever — and it will only get easier as technology advances. One emerging trend in the video space is live-streaming, or streaming video simultaneously captured and broadcast in real-time. But live video has a dangerous downside: the lack of control. There’s no “oops” button when live-streaming — anything…

Mastercard Acquires RiskRecon to Enhance Cybersecurity Capabilities

Mastercard announced an agreement to acquire RiskRecon, a leading provider of artificial intelligence and data analytics solutions to support companies in protecting their cyber systems and infrastructure. In a rapidly evolving digital world, cybercrime is a pertinent threat to business. Large-scale data breaches and ransomware attacks place billions of records at risk each year, jeopardizing consumer trust. Marketing Technology News: Where Do Marketing Teams Fail with Customer Experience Efforts? “The innovations…

Create Christmas Magic With New Interactive, Augmented Reality App, Santa Was Here

Record and Share High-Quality Videos Alongside Santa Claus Inside Your Own Home Artificial intelligence (AI) and augmented reality (AR) developer, Immersion VR, in partnership with AI and AR publisher, Charactr, unveiled brand new, interactive AR mobile app, Santa Was Here, bringing the magic of Christmas home this holiday season. Available now in the U.S. and Europe for iOS, use your iPhone or iPad to record and save exceptional, multi-scenario videos of Santa Claus around the house with the ability to add personalized…

How Conversational AI will Boost the 2020s Economy

It’s a question being increasingly explored in classrooms, newsrooms, boardrooms and living rooms. How will Artificial Intelligence impact the future of work and commerce? There is certainly no shortage of statistics or speculation on the subject. But perhaps someone should ask Alexa. Smart speakers and intelligent virtual assistants have already had a significant impact on consumer culture, driving a preference for screenless, more natural interactions with brands. The latest research shows that Voice-driven self-service…

Artificial Intelligence in Restaurant Business

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has paved a new way for innovations that have transcended any other technology’s impact on society. Influencing and becoming a critical aspect of many industries, AI has become an important asset to possess. The restaurant business is no stranger to AI either. AI for restaurant business has seen a huge surge in terms of demand and necessity in the past decade. The implementation of AI for businesses has shown strongly about how big of a positive impact AI can provide. Following the suit,…