30 March, 2017
How did Donald Trump defy the swelled-head mediacracy to become President? From the fringe of the tech world a theory has emerged: It was…
20 March, 2017
Tomorrow, in Las Vegas, IBM kicks off its annual Amplify Conference, designed to help companies better understand how to build customer engagement in what IBM…
19 July, 2017
Joshua Feast has a distinct conversational tic: a nervous laugh that escapes when he’s worried something he says might come across as self-serious or highfalutin. Like, for instance, when he mentions that he was the first New Zealander to be selected as a Fulbright Scholar in entrepreneurship, or…
30 March, 2017
How did Donald Trump defy the swelled-head mediacracy to become President? From the fringe of the tech world a theory has emerged: It was artificial intelligence. No, not just regular AI, but rather a “weaponized” artificial intelligence, says Jonathan Albright, a data scientist and professor at Elon University in…
20 March, 2017
Tomorrow, in Las Vegas, IBM kicks off its annual Amplify Conference, designed to help companies better understand how to build customer engagement in what IBM calls the “era of Cognitive”. The intent is to help companies use advanced techniques, tools, and systems to transform the customer experience at every point…
15 March, 2017
Retailers are releasing less data about their short-term performance. Into the vacuum have stepped independent data providers, which appear to have added to the volatility of these struggling stocks…
Publication: Wall Street Journal
10 February, 2017
This week, over 10,000 SaaS enthusiasts gathered at SaaStr Annual in San Francisco, where they sought out innovative products and discovered the most innovative sales practices.
SaaS sales leaders have to be innovative. After all, the proliferation of choice in products makes it necessary for SaaS sales leaders to…
23 January, 2017
Amazon is preparing to expand its platform and better position itself for the increasing prevalence of voice search.
The ecommerce giant will launch a paid search product, Amazon Media Group VP Seth Dellaire intimated during last week’s Industry Preview in New York.
This could be a boon to marketers…
20 January, 2017
Frank Moreno, VP of Product Marketing, Datawatch highlights that successful companies depend on aligned marketing and sales teams. Intelligent use of available data from multiple sources for analytics ensures this relationship works well, resulting in a powerful outcome
In the early days of advertising marketers worked on gut instinct. If…
18 January, 2017
As soon as you approach Pepper, a four-foot-tall robot, she starts sizing you up.
Thanks to facial recognition capabilities, Pepper can determine your gender and age bracket. And as you begin asking her questions, she can draw from a vast volume of cloud-based information to give what…
Publication: Washington Post
17 January, 2017
Samsung and Huawei are among those signed up to help Alibaba thwart the selling of counterfeit goods on its online platforms by using big data analytics.
Alibaba Group has announced a Big Data Anti-Counterfeiting Alliance that will use big data in a bid to end the sale of counterfeit…
13 January, 2017
It’s safe to say that 2016 was the year of artificial intelligence. And while 2016 has come and gone, 2017 isn’t going to stray from the AI path we’re on right now. This technology has penetrated nearly every conceivable sector, from finance and education to operations and…