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Announcing Pathr, the Industry’s First AI-powered Spatial Intelligence Platform

Formerly Brain of the Store, the Silicon Valley-based spatial analytics provider launches disruptive new location data solution, company name, and web destination at pathr.ai Pathr.ai, the industry's first and only Machine Learning (ML) enabled Spatial Intelligence platform using anonymous location data to drive real-time business insights, announced its recent name change and official company launch.  Pathr™, formerly known as Brain of the Store, helps entities across vertical industries better understand how the movement…

Informatica Launches Industry-first Data Management Innovations: AI-driven Catalog of Catalogs, Data Marketplace, and Data Quality Cloud

New Solutions Enable Enterprises to Discover All Their Data; One-Stop-Shop for Accessing Enterprise Data; and Intelligent, Scalable Data Quality Via iPaaS Informatica, the enterprise cloud data management leader, announced extensive updates across its Intelligent Data Platform, powered by Informatica's AI-powered CLAIRE engine, enabling enterprises with leading data management solutions. The industry-first innovations include the launch of Informatica's Catalog of Catalogs, Data Marketplace, and the industry's first Data…

The Circling Sharks of Deep Learning — Three Mistakes to Avoid

The popular TV show, Shark Tank, has a familiar formula. Business owners pitch their ideas to a panel of judges known as “sharks,” who have the option to invest in the company or turn the offer down. Some amazing products have launched on Shark Tank, but for every success, there are multiple failures. Many ridiculous ideas have crashed and burned — like the Ionic Ear, Bluetooth headphones that are surgically implanted into your ears. That’s just entertaining TV. The heartbreak comes when contestants use their pitch to…

How Marketing Automation and AI Are Transforming Customer Journey Stages

Automation and Artificial Intelligence are two quick solutions to a major 2019 Marketing issue: lack of speed. This goes beyond website load speeds which should have become a norm by now. A lagging transition to Marketing Automation and AI is what keeps marketers from reaching Netflix or Amazon-like personalization at scale. Those eCommerce websites that shapeshift according to each visitor’s preferences are going to win at Digital Marketing in 2020. But what does that mean? Each touchpoint has to adapt to visitors’…

Conrad Electronic Germany Crafts Customer-Centric Pricing with Revionics Machine Learning-Based Price Optimization

Technology Innovator Leverages Category-Specific Price Elasticity to Deliver Business Impact Since its founding in 1923 by Max Conrad, Conrad Electronic has been a perennial market innovator delivering a huge assortment of electronics and technology to its growing consumer and business customer base. As one of Europe's leading multi-channel retailers of electronics and technology, Conrad's expansive assortment is designed to actively engage both its business customers – including industrial customers, professional…

Oracle Names Vishal Sikka to the Board of Directors

Oracle announced that Dr. Vishal Sikka, founder and CEO of the AI company Vianai Systems, has been named to Oracle's Board of Directors.  Before starting Vianai, Vishal was a top executive at SAP and the CEO of Infosys. "The digital transformation of an enterprise is enabled by the rapid adoption of modern cloud applications and technologies," said Oracle CEO Safra Catz. "Vishal clearly understands how Oracle's Gen2 Cloud Infrastructure, Autonomous Database and Applications come together in the Oracle Cloud to help our…

TechBytes with Brice Chambraud, Managing Director at Blackbird.AI

Could you tell us about your role and team you handle at Blackbird.ai? I am Managing Director of Blackbird.ai, APAC. As Managing Director, I am responsible for the commercial development of Blackbird.AI’s solutions across the region. From Singapore, the team and I work with multiple stakeholders in the region to provide organizations and society with the trained eye and vigilance needed to defend against disinformation before it causes irreparable harm. Our specific focus on disinformation campaigns stems from the…

Alibaba Cloud Releases Machine Learning Algorithm Platform on Github

Open-source initiative aims to assist global developers on batch and stream processing Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, announced that the core codes of Alink, its self-developed algorithm platform, have been made available via open source on Github, the world’s largest developer community. The platform offers a broad range of algorithm libraries that support both batch and stream processing, which is critical for machine learning tasks such as online product recommendation and intelligent…

Why Google’s AI is Limited To Diagnosing Only 26 Skin Conditions…for Now

It was recently reported that Google’s AI system can accurately diagnose 26 skin conditions on par with US board-certified dermatologists. Results were published in the paper titled "A Deep Learning System for Differential Diagnosis of Skin Disease." Yet, one source, the American Academy of Dermatology lists 70 common skin diseases. The British Skin Foundation presents an equally extensive list. Google’s AI System can only detect 37 percent of skin conditions using the list of 70 referenced above. So, if AI is so smart,…

ProSiebenSat.1 Using AWS to Transform the Future of Media in Europe

Europe’s Leading Media Group Chooses AWS As Its Primary Cloud Provider to Transform Its Business and Accelerate the Delivery of New Products With AWS Machine Learning Services Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced that ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, Europe’s leading satellite and cable broadcaster, operating television channels, digital VoD platforms and e-commerce brands, has selected AWS as its primary cloud provider. ProSiebenSat.1 is working closely with AWS to adopt cloud services within all…

IBM Watson Health Demonstrates Global Imaging Market Momentum

Hardin Memorial Health First to “Go Live” with IBM Watson Imaging Patient Synopsis IBM Watson Health™ highlighted its recent clients and collaborations for its IBM Watson Health Imaging artificial intelligence (AI) platform, a leading provider of innovative artificial intelligence, enterprise imaging and interoperability solutions available through multiple products and services trusted by medical professionals worldwide. IBM Watson Health will be showcasing its suite of solutions across AI and Machine Learning,…

How Technology Is Changing Background Screening Process for Good

As technology continues to impact several vagaries of business worldwide; Background Screening, one of the integral parts of human resources has joined the bandwagon for good. It only makes sense when one gets to witness how technology firms like Intelligo, an Israeli Business Intelligence start-up is harping heavy on the use of Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to embark on almost ninety percent accuracy for the process. Precisely, they make use of a model driven primarily by SaaS for due diligence,…

MarTech Interview with Alex Fly, Founder and CEO at Quickpath

"Machine Learning excels at taking all rich signals, detecting patterns within them, and providing algorithms to optimize outcomes to the desired target." Could you tell us about your journey through technology? What made you found Quickpath? I’ve been working in AI for the past 20 years, and prior to starting Quickpath, my co-founder, Trent McDaniel, and I worked in a consulting capacity. We realized that many businesses faced similar challenges when implementing Machine Learning projects, so we wanted to create software…

MarTech Interview with Mark Goldspink, CEO at The ai Corporation

"Using the latest ML technology, it is now possible to create customer churn algorithms based on historical data; which, when applied to real-time data, can help predict which customers pose a churn risk." Could you tell us about your interaction with the new-age technologies like AI, Machine Learning and Robotics? It is well documented how AI/Machine Learning has been used over the past 30 years to help financial institutions prevent fraud on consumer credit cards. The reason why this was a particularly good use case…

Top 5 Best iOS App Development Companies in Dubai

The world of business operates solely on Marketing and face value. With companies opting for several channels of Marketing like radio, television, websites, and social media, there is no dearth of information available to customers. However, considering the changing times, the most indispensable Marketing tool that customers cannot avoid is the smartphone, and with Apple being one of the leading smartphones in the world, creating an app in the iOS store is the next step for businesses to brand themselves and utilize Apple’s…

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…

Integral Ad Science Provides Cutting Edge Ad Verification with Automatic Machine Learning Capabilities from H2O.ai

H2O Driverless AI Provides Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Help Protect Brands and Maximize Impact H2O.ai, the open source leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), announced that it is working with the global leader in digital ad verification, Integral Ad Science (IAS), to bring its industry-leading automatic machine learning platform, H2O Driverless AI to ad verification. The IAS data science team can deliver trusted data measurement and insights to the global digital advertising…

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…

How to Motivate Your Service Organization for Customer Success

According to a customer experience report published by NewVoiceMedia, US companies lose more than $62 billion annually due to poor customer service. Another study by American Express stated that 42 percent of consumers mentioned that they would visit a place if an acquaintance says good things about the service. All these facts establish with much conviction that the importance of customer experience is something that is never stressed enough. Even if you do not go by the facts, think of a simple example. What do you do…

‘Artificial Impact’: Only 12% of CRM Users Actually Use an AI-Based Tool

Research Finds That Three out of Four CRM Users Want More out of AI and Are Willing to Switch to Get It Freshworks Inc., the customer engagement software company, announced research that reveals broad dissatisfaction with the latest artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) available in today's CRM solutions. The commissioned research, conducted by Dynata, found that only 12% of CRM users actually use a specific AI-based tool, and only 11% say AI in their CRM allows them to focus on high-value customers.…