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Syniverse and RealNetworks Collaboration Brings Kontxt-Based Machine Learning Analytics to Block Spam and Phishing Text Messages

The First End-to-End Messaging Visibility Platform Allows Mobile Operators and Internet Service Providers to Identify, Analyze and Prioritize Messages Syniverse and RealNetworks have announced they have incorporated sophisticated machine learning (ML) features into their integrated offering that gives carriers visibility and control over mobile messaging traffic. By integrating RealNetworks’ Kontxt™ application-to-person (A2P) message categorization capabilities into Syniverse Messaging Clarity, mobile network operators…

Artificial Intelligence’s Role in Protecting the Inbox

It should come as no surprise that Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being applied to almost every use and application of data imaginable. The sheer fact is there’s so much data at our fingertips that we need machines to do the heavy lifting of analysis in order to apply effective learnings and make informed data-driven decisions. This couldn’t be truer than in the case of email inbox filtering to combat abuse as fifteen years ago, spam and phish outnumbered legitimate emails in our inbox. The job of protecting recipients…

How Moz’s New Domain Authority Takes Aim at Spam

When I first joined Moz as Principal Search Scientist in 2015, I held the same attitude towards web spam as most marketers: spam was a mostly harmless annoyance to webmasters and was directed primarily at search engines such as Google. However, with the launch of Link Explorer (our new link index) in 2018, I became acutely aware of the impact of link manipulation — not just on search engines, but on webmasters and marketers in ways not yet fully articulated. The negative impact of link manipulation on the web Link…

Seth Blank Appointed Co-Chair of Key Messaging Group’s Collaboration Committee

Valimail's Director of Industry, Seth Blank, Initiatives Brings Years of Experience and Dedication to Collaborative Solutions to Industry Group Valimail, the world's only provider of fully automated email authentication, announced that the company's director of industry initiatives, Seth Blank, has been named co-chair of the M3AAWG Collaboration Committee. M3AAWG is the Messaging, Malware and Mobile Anti-Abuse Working Group, a technology-neutral, non-political working body founded in 2004 to focus on operational issues…

The Do’s and Don’t of Spam

Spam, it is largely considered the lowliest of lunchmeats. Most people don’t want it anywhere near their meals; the same rule applies to your inboxes. Hiding behind the façade of deliciousness and nutrition (barely), spam only serves to fill you with something you probably don’t need or want. You don’t want to be like spam, do you? I thought not. With that out of the way, there isn’t a guaranteed way to avoid spam filters when dealing with mass email, but you can do everything you can to make it as difficult as…