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Apr 5 2022

Glassbeam to Monitor Phantom Healthcare MR systems in India

Glassbeam will supply its data and predictive analytics technology to MR systems manufactured by Phantom Healthcare in India. The company will use Glassbeam Clinsights to…

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Apr 5 2022

Sweep Helps Corporations Live Up to Their Lofty Carbon Promises

There’s coming hard out of the gates with a new company, and then there’s Sweep. The company was founded in 2020, then raised a $22 million Series…

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Apr 5 2022

Sweep Raises $73M in Series B Funding

Sweep, a Paris, France-based carbon management platform for large enterprises, raised $73m in Series B funding.The round was led by Coatue with participation Tony Fadell’s…

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Apr 5 2022

Sweep Helps Corporations Live Up to Their Lofty Carbon Promises

There’s coming hard out of the gates with a new company, and then there’s Sweep. The company was founded in 2020, then raised a $22 million Series…

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Apr 5 2022

How Sweep Helps Enterprises Calculate, Track and Reduce their Carbon Emissions

Environmental sustainability is top of mind for business leaders around the world. In a global effort to fight climate change, for example, enterprises like FedEx,…

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Mar 29 2022

Incognia Finds Crypto Exchanges Rely Too Heavily on Passwords and SMS Security

Incognia is turning its attention from Onboarding to Authentication with the release of the second part of its Crypto Mobile App Friction Report. Part one arrived in February,…

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Mar 29 2022

Bridgerton’ Season 2 Jumps in Debut Weekend, More Than 193M Hours Viewed on Netflix

According to data from social media management company Hootsuite, total online mentions related to “Bridgerton” season 1 — which debuted December 25, 2020 — totaled 261,379…

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Mar 27 2022

The 3G Shutdown Could Affect The Most Vulnerable Of Us

The looming shutdown of 3G networks could leave older adults without a critical communications lifeline. All 3G devices will lose service by the end of the…

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Mar 18 2022

25 HR Leaders Building the World’s Most Innovative, Inclusive Workplaces

Insider recently undertook a search for human-resources leaders executing the most creative and ambitious plans for their companies. For a third year in a row,…

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Mar 15 2022

WTF is Hybrid Equity?

With the rise in remote and hybrid work, a term is getting bandied around a lot more in management circles: hybrid equity. No, it has…

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Mar 15 2022

Blockchain Startup ConsenSys Raises $450M in New Funding at $7B+ Valuation

ConsenSys Software Inc., a fast-growing blockchain startup focused primarily on the Ethereum ecosystem, today announced that it has raised $450 million in funding at a valuation exceeding…

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Mar 14 2022

Sendinblue’s Acquisition Spree Continues With Video Conferencing Provider MeetFox

Sendinblue, a digital marketing provider, has acquired MeetFox, a video conferencing and scheduling solution. With the addition of MeetFox, Sendinblue will be able to expand its existing…

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Mar 13 2022

Fraud Is Flourishing On Zelle, But Banks Say It’s Not Their Problem…and Other Small Business Tech News This Week

SendinBlue acquires a video conferencing scheduling solution to capitalize on SMB growth. Why this is important for your business: SendinBlue says that with MeetFox customers…

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Mar 11 2022

How Hootsuite Teaches Brands to Serve Customers Better – Matt Fingerhut – S9E2

This week on the Voices of CX Podcast, we talked to Matt Fingerhut, Senior VP of Hootsuite’s Global Customer Organization. We’ll dive into how Hootsuite teaches brands to…

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Mar 10 2022

Digital Marketing Firm Sendinblue Makes Fourth Acquisition in 6 Months

Digital marketing company Sendinblue, which has its U.S. headquarters in Seattle, has acquired New York City-based MeetFox, a scheduling and video conferencing software company. The…

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Mar 9 2022

Sendinblue Acquires MeetFox

Sendinblue, providers of a digital marketing platform for small to medium-sized businesses, has acquired scheduling and video conferencing software company MeetFox. Financial terms of the…

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Mar 8 2022

RTI Presents “Realizing Digital Transformation in Surgical Robotics and Intelligent Medical Devices” Webinar

Real-Time Innovations (RTI), the largest software framework company for autonomous systems, today announced it is co-hosting a complimentary webinar, “Realizing Digital Transformation in Surgical Robotics…

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Mar 7 2022

Robotics by Design Kicks Off Engineering Academy

Robotics have proven to be crucial to meet the need of manufacturing even before the pandemic. The strategic use of robotics has improved plant safety…

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Mar 2 2022

Low-Overhead, Cross-Platform API for High-Performance, 3D Graphics Cleared for Safety Critical Uses

The Vulkan SC API from The Khronos Group has been ratified, allowing CoreAVI to enable standards-based implementations across the broadest range of silicon platforms in…

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Mar 2 2022

CoreAVI Enables Freedom of Choice and Scalability for Safe Systems Designs

CoreAVI, a developer of functionally safe software stacks for embedded applications, has announced that the Vulkan SC API from The Khronos Group has been ratified,…

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Mar 2 2022

CoreAVI Offers Safe Robotics Designs With Newly Ratified Vulkan SC API

CoreAVI today announced that The Khronos Group’s Vulkan SC API has been ratified, enabling CoreAVI to offer developers standards-based implementations of functionally safe software stacks…

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Mar 1 2022

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes RTI for its Data-Centric Connext Product Suite

Based on its recent analysis of the North American Software Framework for Autonomous Systems Market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Real-Time Innovations (RTI), the largest software framework company for autonomous…

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Feb 25 2022

Tired of Politicians Spamming Your Phone? Help is On The Way

I vividly remember signing up for then-presidential candidate Barack Obama’s text campaign so that I could be “one of the first people” to receive his…

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Feb 7 2022

Creators are Seeking Alternatives as Big Platforms Vie for Talent

With $2 billion of new venture funding pouring into the creator economy in 2021 and social platforms making a $32 billion–plus effort to lure creators back to…

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Feb 3 2022

How AI Will Drive the Future of Auto Supply Chains

As the pandemic sent shockwaves through the global economy, the impact was felt across industries. Among the hardest hit sectors, the automotive industry experienced profound…

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Feb 1 2022

Avocados From Mexico and Pepsi most talked about brands ahead of Super Bowl LVI

New Hootsuite data indicates that social media users are loving Super Bowl LVI’s big food and beverage brands right now. On the flip side, automotive…

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Jan 28 2022

Trends in Automotive Safety and Software

Neil Stroud, Vice President Marketing and Business Development with CoreAVI, talks about the automotive design market with respect to software trends in system design. This includes…

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Jan 27 2022

Hootsuite’s Revenue Leader Says CROs Must Change Their Playbooks

We often celebrate companies who are achieving their goals and KPIs for the year and hitting milestone after milestone. However, there is often a large…

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Jan 24 2022

Meta Unveils New AI Supercomputer

Meta Platforms Inc. said Monday that its research team built a new artificial intelligence supercomputer that the company maintains will soon be the fastest in the…

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Jan 6 2022

Cloud provider trends in 2022

Amir Rapson co-founded vFunction and serves as its CTO, overseeing technology, product, and engineering. Prior to co-founding vFunction in 2017, Amir was GM and VP…

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Jan 4 2022

Vehicle tech abounds at CES 2022, with sensors and software

Futuristic vehicle tech makes up a big part of CES 2022 in Las Vegas – and  not only with the large car manufacturers.  Semiconductor makers and…

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Dec 14 2021

Sweep raises a $22M to aim at large corporates scrambling to deal with carbon

Enterprise SaaS for measuring company carbon emission is hot. Only recently Planetly was acquired by OneTrust for an undisclosed amount. And there are plenty of…

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Dec 14 2021

Sweep, which helps companies capture carbon emissions data in their supply chain, raises $22M

Carbon management platform Sweep has raised $22 million in a series A round of funding, as it sets out to enable large companies to lower their carbon…

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Dec 14 2021

Sweep Raises $22 Million as Competition Heats Up Among Emissions Software Providers

Sweep SAS, a France-based carbon-management software startup that was launched this year, has raised $22 million of venture funding as it seeks to help big…

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Dec 3 2021

Nowhere To Hide: The Emissions Threat Facing Corporate America

Each degree Celsius of warming will erase 1.2% of the United States GDP, according to Solomon Hsiang, a climate scientist and economist at the University of…

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Nov 2 2021

How Hybrid Work Is Changing Expectations

Like many companies, the leadership at JustAnswer.com needed to scramble to get its employees the appropriate technology to work from home at the onset of the pandemic….

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Nov 2 2021

Finserv: 2 Tips for Balancing Fraud and Customer Experience

Financial service firms need to protect customer information not only because they are entrusted with a customer’s personally identifiable information (PII), but also because a…

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Oct 29 2021

Social Commerce Is Finally Here

Social media platforms have spent the last few years introducing more purchasing features in the hopes of finally bringing social commerce to fruition. Their efforts…

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Oct 28 2021

Incognia CEO André Ferraz on Zero-Factor Authentication

Money20/20 USA – the world’s biggest fintech conference – is currently taking place in Las Vegas. Finance has long been the frontline of biometrics and identity…

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Oct 28 2021

Sendinblue Launches Email API Offering, Alida Debuts Fall Release & More CX News

Sendinblue, a digital marketing platform, is expanding its solution with Email API as a new value proposition for large businesses. Developers working in large businesses want…

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Oct 26 2021

Sendinblue Offers A New Email API For Large Firms

Enterprise brands that need to deliver high volumes of transactional emails while remaining in compliance have a new tool: an email API from digital platform…

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Oct 19 2021

Axios Pro Rata – October 19

vFunction, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based cloud infrastructure startup, raised $26 million in Series A funding led by Zeev Ventures and Hewlett Packard Enterprise, with Engineering Capital, Primera Capital,…

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Oct 13 2021

Hyundai Motor plans to develop its own chips

Hyundai Motor is the latest automaker to announce plans to develop its own semiconductor chips in order to reduce reliance on chipmakers, according to the…

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Oct 8 2021

“Each text message results in a handful of subscriptions”: NOLA.com acquires 19K+ subs by texting locals during Hurricane Ida

Georges Media Group is Louisiana’s largest media organization, delivering 24/7 news coverage through NOLA.com and The Times-Picayune newspaper which has been published in New Orleans since 1837….

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Oct 8 2021

How this S.F. company plans to take a bite out of dental claims

Ali Sadat grew up doing homework in the dentist office where his mother worked. Now, many years later, Sadat believes his young startup can solve the…

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Oct 6 2021

Facebook’s outage could put off its most important users: Creators

Feeds were quiet for 3.5-billion-plus people yesterday as Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp all went offline for roughly five hours. The total number of people affected by…

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Oct 4 2021

Intel- and SoftBank-backed Retrace launches AI-based dental management network

Artificial intelligence-powered dental health startup Retrace Labs Inc., backed by Intel Corp. and SoftBank Group Corp., today launched out of stealth mode with a product claimed…

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Sep 30 2021

9 DevOps and DevSecOps best practices for the hybrid work era

DevOps and digital transformation go hand in hand. DevOps culture and methodology prizes speed, experimentation, and collaboration, all happening on cross-functional teams. The processes and tools involved in…

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Sep 29 2021

How Creator Marketplaces From Social Networks Stack Up

For more than a decade, when advertisers wanted to reach the young audiences of popular internet personalities, they reached out to marketing agencies to broker…

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Sep 29 2021

Bubblehouse Launches First NFT Marketplace That’s Accessible and Eco-Friendly

Startup and NFT pioneer Bubblehouse has announced its own NFT marketplace – the world’s first and only platform that makes these digital assets social, accessible,…

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Sep 28 2021

Bubblehouse Inks $4M Pre-Seed Financing Round

Today, Bubblehouse announces $4 million in pre-seed funding. The round was led by Third Kind VC with participation from SV Angel, Watertower Ventures, Soma Capital,…

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Sep 28 2021

Bubblehouse Raises $4M in Pre-Seed Funding and Unveils Its Flagship NFT Marketplace App

Today, Bubblehouse announces $4M in pre-seed funding led by Third Kind VC with participation from SV Angel, Watertower Ventures, Soma Capital, and other prominent angels. Bubblehouse is the first social, accessible, and eco-friendly…

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Sep 28 2021

Amplitude CEO’s ode to scrutiny ahead of going public

To the chagrin of many public market investors, startups born over the past decade often resisted the IPO route because: a) private markets were flush…

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Sep 22 2021

Legacy MFA methods common for new device logins: Incognia app friction report

A review from Incognia of the friction experienced when users attempt to login to mobile apps with a new device indicates that only a couple of apps…

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Sep 22 2021

CTO Sessions: Amir Rapson, vFunction

What predictions do you have for the role of the CTO in the future? “CTOs will have to answer for the organisation’s ability to innovate….

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Sep 21 2021

Sendinblue makes 3 acquisitions, grows Seattle footprint

Digital marketing company Sendinblue, which has its U.S. headquarters in Seattle, announced Tuesday it has acquired three companies for a combined price of over $47…

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Sep 21 2021

Sendinblue Acquires Metrilo, Chatra, and PushOwl

Sendinblue, a digital marketing platform provider, has acquired three ecommerce marketing companies, Chatra, Metrilo, and PushOwl, for more than $47 million. The move comes 11…

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Sep 20 2021

Must-have skills for a media startup CEO: Mike Donoghue of Subtext

Have you ever received a text message from your local news outlet? This is one of the more innovative approaches we are seeing recently, particularly…

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Sep 20 2021

Despite Some Risks, More Brands Are Blowing Up Consumers’ Phones With Texts

When a brand interrupts your online shopping spree to offer a 15% discount in exchange for your phone number, ignoring it and paying full price…

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Sep 17 2021

Supercomputing platform from Penguin Computing to be installed at several DoD sites

Penguin Computing (a division of SMART Global Holdings) has won two contracts totaling $68 million from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP)…

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Sep 16 2021

Air Force, Navy Set to Gain New Supercomputers in $68M Deal

The Defense Department awarded California-based Penguin Computing two contracts worth a combined $68 million to provide two high-performance supercomputers and associated capabilities to the Navy…

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Sep 16 2021

Innovative US local newsroom strategies: SMS tactics with San Francisco Chronicle and L.A. Taco

The US is a great source of inspiration when it comes to local news. In this special podcast series, we are taking a look at…

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Sep 12 2021

Infographic: The Delta Variant Turns Travel Plans Into Online Grief

This was supposed to be our summer, a season of blissful freedom making up for the one scuttled by the novel coronavirus in 2020. But…

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Sep 10 2021

MarTech interview with Ethan Anderson, Founder and CEO at MyTime

Creating a unified view of customer buying behaviors across multiple online and offline channels is key to driving a better and more personalized buying experience; Ethan…

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Sep 8 2021

How the SF Chronicle is keeping locals updated amid record wildfires

This summer has witnessed the largest number of wildfires ever recorded in Northern California, with the hills around Lake Tahoe glowing amber red over many…

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Sep 7 2021

MyTime: The Demand for Modern Payment Methods Pays Off for Businesses

Paytech has become an integral part of company processes since the onset of the global pandemic, and the adoption of this technology has influenced every…

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Sep 1 2021

MarTech Interview with Maggie Lower, Chief Marketing Officer at Hootsuite

Hootsuite recently welcomed Maggie Lower as their new CMO, we caught up with Maggie for a chat on her new role and how she forayed into…

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Aug 23 2021

Mathematical Optimization: A Powerful Prescriptive Analytics Technology That Belongs In Your Data Science Toolbox

In this special guest feature, Dr. Gregory Glockner, Vice President and Technical Fellow at Gurobi, explains how you can get started using mathematical optimization and provides…

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Aug 20 2021

Hackers steal even more Social Security numbers. How should you protect yourself?

Another day, another massive data breach claimed by hackers. Days after a breach at T-Mobile exposed about 53 million people’s personal information, a hacking group known…

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Aug 13 2021

Going from monolithic to cloud native with Moti Rafalin of vFunction

In this episode we discuss the challenges of moving your applications from a monolithic type workload to a cloud native workload. Moti Rafalin who is…

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Aug 9 2021

Marketing Technology Highlights of The Week: Featuring Hootsuite, HubSpot, Terminus, Xandr and more!

As marketers find ways to measure the success and outcomes of their multichannel campaigns, they must never lose sight of the fact that their purpose…

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Aug 9 2021

Hootsuite Acquires Heyday, HubSpot Names New CEO and More CX News

Hootsuite, a social media management provider, has announced a $48 million acquisition of Heyday, a Montreal-based conversational AI platform. Heyday is designed to enable brands to deliver…

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Aug 5 2021

CMO’s top 8 martech stories for the week – 5 August 21

Another on the acquisitions trail this week is social media management vendor, Hootsuite, which plans to purchase Heyday, a conversational commerce platform for retailers, for…

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Aug 4 2021

Hootsuite Acquires Heyday, a Conversational AI Company, for $48 Million

Hootsuite Inc., a social-media marketing platform, said it is acquiring Heyday Technologies Inc., an artificial-intelligence company that offers chatbots, for $48 million. Heyday offers customer…

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Aug 3 2021

Hootsuite Acquires Heyday

Hootsuite has acquired Heyday, a conversational artificial intelligence and messaging platform provider, for about $48 million. “Social is the new interface of commerce and customer…

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Aug 3 2021

The Job Roles That Will Lead Hybrid Work Strategies in the Workplace

The hybrid work reality is upon us. And employees, with a year and a half of newfound remote-working capabilities, are speaking up about how they…

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Aug 3 2021

Social media manager Hootsuite acquires conversational AI-platform Heyday for $48M

Hootsuite, the Vancouver, B.C.-based social media management platform, announced Tuesday that it is acquiring Heyday, a conversational AI platform, for about $48 million USD. The acquisition…

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Jul 29 2021

As Mobile Fraud Rises, The Password Persists

The COVID-19 Pandemic spurred a huge increase in the use of mobile financial applications, and an even bigger surge in mobile application fraud. But that hasn’t lessened…

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Jul 27 2021

There’s an easy way to end the Olympics’ never-ending dress code debate

Dress code debate. You want the Olympics to just be about the athletes and their athleticism; the incredible feats of strength and endurance and agility, the come-from-behind wins, the…

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Jul 27 2021

MarTech Interview with Steffen Schebesta, CEO at Sendinblue

Marketers will have to become more and more transparent with their data practices as consumer trends surrounding the collection of their personal data evolve, Steffen Schebesta,…

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Jul 26 2021

Hootsuite Welcomes Maggie Lower as Chief Marketing Officer

Hootsuite, the leader in social media management solutions, is pleased to announce that Maggie Lower joined the company today as Chief Marketing Officer. In her role as…

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Jul 26 2021

Hootsuite hires Maggie Lower as CMO

Lower started in the role last week, reporting to CEO Tom Keiser. She is relocating from Chicago, to Vancouver, British Columbia, for the job. Penny…

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Jul 26 2021

5 High-Impact Marketing Tactics To Drive Sales For Your Software Company

Releasing a top-class product isn’t enough. Companies must promote their activities and build brand awareness within their audience to stay top of mind and drive…

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Jul 20 2021

Most financial services mobile apps still rely on passwords, even with added friction

Incognia announced a report which highlights results from their most recent study focusing on authentication and friction at login and the password reset process. The…

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Jul 20 2021

3 Reasons Your Digital Transformation Stalled

The more a company modernizes, the more value it gets from the cloud, but not all digital transformation efforts are created—and executed—equally. According to Gartner, “87%…

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Jul 20 2021

The Next Step for Enterprises: Optimization Transformation

Organizations are applying prescriptive analytics to power digital transformation, decision optimization, and competitive advantage. As we begin to recover from the global pandemic that has…

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Jul 16 2021

Parents Choose Blended Learning For The Classrooms Of The Future

Covid-19 has seen schools switch to blended learning through necessity – but it is fast becoming the preferred option for many parents. As schools reopened…

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Jul 15 2021

Incognia Calls for Post-password Authentication in Mobile App Friction Report

Digging into the numbers, the Incognia report examined mobile apps from 27 leading banks and financial services providers, including those from Klover, Coinbase, CapitalOne, and…

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Jul 15 2021

Replace passwords with biometrics, Incognia suggests in new Mobile App Friction Report

Incognia has released the latest edition of its Mobile App Friction Report focusing on login authentication and password reset trends, which finds that financial apps need…

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Jul 14 2021

Incognia Urges Financial Industry to Move Away from Passwords and SMS Authentication

Incognia has published a new report that quantifies the amount of friction that passwords add to mobile apps in the financial industry. The Mobile App Friction Report called…

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Jul 12 2021

The Water Cooler: How 4 executives are approaching hybrid work

As soon as businesses fell into the remote work routine, another challenge arose: CIOs and IT departments must prepare their organizations to manage a hybrid…

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Jul 7 2021

Hootsuite’s CEO explains why he gave employees a week off to combat burnout — and why it was a ‘win-win’ for the company

All 1,000 employees at the social-media-management company Hootsuite enjoyed a week of paid time off earlier this month. The company was effectively shut down. CEO…

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Jul 2 2021

Company-wide vacations could be the future of paid time off

Vacation rarely feels like vacation if there’s extra work to do before and after to make up for the time taken off. That’s why startups…

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Jul 2 2021

Why business leaders need a ‘wake-up call’ to take burnout seriously right now, experts say

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, another health crisis has been lurking. It affects people of all backgrounds and in some cases can have profound impacts on their health. Burnout…

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Jul 2 2021

Karbo Communications Fueled by 30% Growth and Industry Awards; Adds Event Management Services, U.S. Introduction Package for International Companies, Social Media Employee Advocacy Program and Adaptable Content Offerings

“Changing business practices brought on by the pandemic have caused a dramatic shift in the kinds of marketing services companies need to increase brand awareness…

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Jun 30 2021

Karbo Communications Fueled by 30% Growth and Industry Awards; Adds Event Management Services, U.S. Introduction Package for International Companies, Social Media Employee Advocacy Program and Adaptable Content Offerings

Agency sees 95% Client Retention Rate during 2020-21 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 30, 2021 — Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and…

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Jun 28 2021

There’s No Going Back Now Parents Have Seen Behind The Classroom Curtain

Of all the shifts in education occasioned by the pandemic, perhaps the most significant and the one with the most far-reaching consequences is the greater…

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Jun 28 2021

The Drum Future 50 2021

The Future 50 is The Drum’s annual list of the best emerging marketers in the world. Our readers around the world were invited to submit…

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Jun 25 2021

How agencies can leverage social media to build trust with constituents

Social media was once seen as a way to give a human face to government agencies. In the wake of the pandemic, engagement with constituents…

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May 28 2021

Why Mathematical Optimization is an Established and Ever-Evolving Tool for Tackling Supply Chain Disruption

Supply chain disruption has been making a lot of headlines over the past year. The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, the Suez Canal blockage and other…

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Jul 1 2021

Why LinkedIn, Hootsuite, and Bumble shut down for a week to battle burnout

At least that’s the thinking employed by several companies, including Hootsuite, Bumble, and LinkedIn, who have given (or are planning to give) most employees a…

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May 28 2021

Need to migrate legacy business logic to cloud-native? Here’s how

Translating legacy code to a modern language is only part of the answer. Transitioning to cloud-native architectures is the greater challenge. For decades, information technology…

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May 27 2021

LGBTQ+ Employees Are Less Satisfied At Work: 7 Ways To Be More Inclusive

While Covid-19 has helped increase awareness of diversity, equality and inclusion, challenges persist for LGBTQ+ employees (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and other sexual identities)….

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May 26 2021

Companies grapple with Scope 3 emissions climate challenge

Measuring emissions is sometimes like measuring calories in a diet — there is a touch of art along with the science. And, for companies, it…

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May 25 2021

Sweep Launches to Help Companies Take Action Toward Net Zero Emissions

Raphael Gueller, co-founder and chief design officer of Sweep, discusses how the platform is helping companies and organizations go greener by targeting carbon emissions.

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May 10 2021

‘It’s taking a whole village to plan’: Who is calling the shots on what the return to offices looks like?

With the return to the office, company leaders have much to consider. What does “hybrid” look like exactly? What is the policy on employee vaccinations?…

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May 7 2021

How Small Business Evolved During the Pandemic and What Still Needs to Be Done

The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the relationships between customers and businesses forever. The year 2020 was detrimental to many small business owners who found themselves…

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May 7 2021

New behavioral biometrics FIDO certification, developer tool, customer win revealed

Zighra’s behavioral biometrics for decentralized continuous authentication have been certified by the FIDO Alliance, with the company claiming it is the first on-device behavioral biometrics solution…

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Apr 30 2021

Sweep helps track carbon emissions across enterprise supply chains

Despite banks’ net-zero carbon pledges, a recent survey carried out by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) found that nearly half of global banks had not conducted any analysis of the…

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Apr 28 2021

Boasting a pedigree in business intelligence, Sweep launches a new carbon accounting and offset tool

If businesses are going to meet their increasingly aggressive targets for reducing the greenhouse gas emissions associated with their operations, they’re going to have an…

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Apr 16 2021

The battle for tech talent will require a plan (and a plan B)

After a year of pandemic-related job losses in the U.S., it might seem out of place to talk about the huge talent gap in our…

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Apr 15 2021

More retailer mobile apps offer PayPal than Apple Pay: report

Incognia, a location identity company, analyzed various retailer’s mobile apps and found that more than 80% of retailers surveyed supported PayPal’s in-app payment option, but…

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Apr 7 2021

Japan’s powerful patriarchy often sidelines women. Fixing that won’t be easy

Twitter has long been the dominant social network in Japan, with over 51 million active users. It’s the social media site’s second-largest market globally, behind the US,…

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Apr 2 2021

The Drum Awards for Online Media Nominations 2021

Best Use of Crowd Sourcing or Citizen Journalism This category recognise and reward creative use of crowd sourcing or citizen journalism. The judges will be…

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Mar 25 2021

9 SMS MARKETING TOOLS TO KNOW

Brands use text message marketing for several reasons — to create an additional customer support channel, provide an extra way for customers to make a…

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Mar 11 2021

How Small Businesses Can Capitalize on Apple’s New Privacy Change

Apple recently announced that in Spring 2021, companies will have to seek permission from Apple device users before enabling data collection through the device’s “Identifier for Advertisers”…

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Mar 5 2021

Using PM and Software-Defined Architectures to Optimize AI/ML Workloads

Explore how you can close AI, machine learning and analytics workload performance gaps using persistent memory and software-defined architectures. A key driver of that is software-defined…

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Feb 18 2021

We will spend 420 million years on social media in 2021

For many, it is hard to imagine a life without social media, mobile phones or, indeed the internet. But although use is growing year on…

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Feb 8 2021

Mission-critical systems development, integration challenges

As hardware – especially processors and networks – becomes further commoditized, software becomes an ever-increasing percentage of system development and maintenance costs. A well-designed system…

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Feb 8 2021

Oh What a Feeling for Toyota in Hootsuite’s Analysis of Super Bowl Ads Sentiment

Pepsi had the most mentions among Big Game advertisers on Twitter Sunday, while the highest percentage of positive sentiment went to Toyota, according to an…

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Feb 6 2021

How Promethean’s product chief adopted Amazon-inspired business practices at edtech company

Steven Halliwell, chief product officer for Promethean, calls himself a change agent. In his current role during the COVID-19 pandemic, that has meant pushing for new…

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Feb 4 2021

Romance to go: How restaurants are reimagining Valentine’s Day and amid COVID-19

Valentine’s Day is normally a big night for the restaurant industry, with prix fixe dinners, decadent dessert offerings and wine pairings all designed to evoke romance….

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Feb 2 2021

Raising $12.2M, vFunction rolls out push-button modernization platform for Java apps

Application modernization startup vFunction Inc. today said it raised $12.2 million in seed funding and unveiled a platform that it said enables organizations to transform software written…

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Feb 2 2021

vFunction Automates Conversion of Java Apps to Microservices

Fresh from raising $12.2 million in seed funding, vFunction CEO Moti Rafalin said the company’s platform employs dynamic analysis, static analysis, data science and automation…

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Feb 2 2021

Vfunction exits stealth to transform monolithic enterprise apps into cloud-native microservices

Vfunction, a Palo Alto-based startup that wants to help enterprises automatically transform complex, monolithic applications into cloud-native microservices architecture, has emerged from stealth today and…

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Feb 2 2021

Uber pays $1.1 billion for Drizly

On Tuesday, the company announced plans to acquire Drizly, a Boston-based maker of an alcohol delivery app, for about $1.1 billion in cash and stock. Uber plans…

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Feb 2 2021

VC Daily: Hedge Funds Crowd Out VCs in Private Markets

Good day. The rush of capital into private markets from hedge funds and other non-traditional investors continues unabated. Case in point: UiPath Inc., an enterprise-software company, was…

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Jan 28 2021

Hootsuite CEO Tom Keiser Shares Best Practices For CEO Social Media

During this pandemic, much of our face-to-face contact has moved to digital. With that in mind, I went to a significant leader in social media…

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Jan 25 2021

Top Best Practices to Help Online Retailers Avoid Payment Fraud

As we enter 2021, the changes in consumer buying behavior brought on by the global pandemic are becoming the new norm. With lockdowns continuing into…

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Jan 8 2021

2021 predictions: The future digital media technology amidst the pandemic

Social listening has gained traction in 2020 due to the pandemic, but what is in store for 2021? Chief Technology Officer Ryan Donovan of Vancouver-based…

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Jan 7 2021

What Hootsuite’s acquisition of Sparkcentral means for users

Hootsuite CEO Tom Keiser speaks with the Financial Post’s Larysa Harapyn about Hootsuite’s recent acquisition of Sparkcentral and what that will mean for social media…

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Jan 7 2021

Roblox soars ahead of its public market debut

While the pandemic upset Airbnb’s plans to go public via direct listing, Roblox is taking up the mantle in 2021.   READ MORE>>>

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Jan 6 2021

Hootsuite Acquires Sparkcentral

Social media management platform Hootsuite announced Wednesday its acquisition of Sparkcentral, a customer engagement tool that enables one-on-one messaging via social channels. Financial terms of the deal were…

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Jan 6 2021

Hootsuite Acquires Sparkcentral, Integrates Messaging Channels

Hootsuite on Wednesday announced its acquisition of Sparkcentral, a software-as-a-service provider that enables one-to-one conversational messaging on social platforms like Instagram, Facebook Messenger, Twitter, WhatsApp, WeChat, SMS,…

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Jan 6 2021

Hootsuite buys SparkCentral, eyes steady growth before an IPO

Going public is “certainly an option” for Hootsuite, but the social media management firm needs to deliver more consistent growth before it can plan an…

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Jan 6 2021

Hootsuite acquires Sparkcentral to unify and automate social customer service

Social media management stalwart Hootsuite has acquired Sparkcentral, a messaging app-focused customer engagement platform that offers virtual agents and automated message distribution. Terms of the deal…

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Dec 23 2020

Tech Predictions 2021: List of Tech Industries Forecasted to Make a Splash Next Year

As the new year approaches, a lot of experts have been predicting what we may see in the next 12 months. In the tech world,…

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Dec 22 2020

How C-suite derives business value from social media: Q&A with Hootsuite’s VP of Corporate Marketing, Henk Campher

An insightful conversation on social media 2020, the increased consumer appetite, shifting behaviors, and the value it has created for brands right from the marketer…

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Dec 23 2020

Christmas special: what is your one hope or wish for the media industry in 2021?

The turn of the year gives us an opportunity to reflect on the year just gone and think about the year ahead. The thing is,…

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Dec 21 2020

Tech.co’s Predictions for the Future of Tech in 2021

Science fiction novels and films have long predicted 2021 – some, better than others. We have to admit that Alfonso Cuarón’s 2006 adaptation of P.D….

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Dec 11 2020

Practically every major social app has a Stories function now. This is why

When Snapchat introduced the ability to post disappearing text and media over half a decade ago, no one expected that a scruffy new startup’s headlining…

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Dec 7 2020

Product School Fireside Chat

Wizeline’s CEO, Bismark Lege, joined Product School for a fireside chat to discuss his entrepreneurial journey towards the success of Wizeline’s product management.    …

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Dec 7 2020

Coronavirus Will Forever Change Social Media

COVID-19 will be an extinction-level event for some publications, especially ones that are solely reliant on scale and advertising dollars. While this too shall pass…

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Dec 6 2020

Finding Your Way Forward: Five Key Social Trends for 2021

As we approach the end of 2020, we can look back on what has been an unpredictable and turbulent year. A ‘new normal’ for many of…

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Dec 8 2020

More media companies will be on themselves in 2021

I’m glad no one asked me in November 2019 to share predictions for the media industry in 2020. It would have been one of those…

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Dec 4 2020

Melinda Gates calls for a caregiving ‘czar’

The pandemic has laid bare the shortcomings of the U.S.’s caregiving system. With schools operating remotely and daycares and long-term care facilities shuttered, women are…

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Dec 1 2020

Hootsuite CTO Ryan Donovan’s 2021 Social Media Predictions

2020 has completely changed the way people and brands use social media. As more people were forced to quarantine, social media usage spiked dramatically. As a result,…

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Nov 18 2020

TikTok Teens Follow New Stars: Senior Citizens

Stephen Austin, 82, became a TikTok star earlier this year after he filmed a video of himself cooking at his senior living home near Fort…

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Nov 15 2020

Masters of The Turnaround: “Surround yourself with good people” With Bismarck Lepe of Wizeline

As part of my series about prominent entrepreneurs and executives that overcame adversity to achieve great success”, I had the pleasure of interviewing Bismarck Lepe, Founder…

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Nov 10 2020

Amazon’s EU troubles could be warm-up act for more regulatory actions vs. Big Tech

Antitrust charges by the European Union against Amazon.com Inc. could portend a slew of actions against Big Tech in the U.S. — including, perhaps —…

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Oct 3 2020

SendinBlue raises $160 million to automate repetitive marketing tasks

Marketing automation startup SendinBlue today announced a $160 million funding round. A company spokesperson says the money will be put toward accelerating go-to-market efforts as it adapts…

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Oct 2 2020

Sendinblue Secures $160M In Series B Funding For Marketing Platform

All-in-one digital marketing platform Sendinblue closed on a $160 million Series B round of funding in what Armand Thiberge, founder and CEO, said was the…

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Oct 2 2020

Axios Pro Rata Newsletter | Venture Capital Deals

Sendinblue, a French marketing platform for small and mid-sized orgs, raised $160 million from Bridgepoint, Bpifrance, Blackrock, and return backer Partech.   READ MORE >>>

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Oct 2 2020

Digital marketing startup Sendinblue Raises $160 million

(Reuters) – Sendinblue, a digital marketing platform aimed at helping smaller businesses sell more online, said on Thursday it raised $160 million in its latest…

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Oct 2 2020

Marketing Platform Sendinblue Raises $160 Million In Funding

Sendinblue, a marketing platform provider that serves SMBs, has raised $160 million in a funding round led by Bridgepoint Development Capital and BPI Capital Management…

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Sep 23 2020

Karbo Communications Announces Advanced Social Media and SEO Offerings and Presence in Washington D.C.

  Agency Expands Social Media and SEO Services with a Social Listening Program, Social Media Creative, Technical SEO, and More SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 23,…

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Sep 17 2020

NEXT PLATFORM TV FOR SEPTEMBER 17, 2020

On today’s program we landed a couple of unplanned themes; namely silicon photonics and its role in both quantum and AI architectures. We also talk…

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Sep 13 2020

Infographic: Consumers Take to Social Media to Express Frustrations With Covid Tracing Apps

As Covid-19 ravages the globe, Hootsuite has been tracking how consumers are discussing the virus on social media. And what it’s discovered is that users are not…

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Sep 11 2020

The Woman Taking Over TikTok at the Toughest Time

Six weeks ago, as TikTok grappled with escalating tensions between the United States and China, the social media app’s top executives huddled together to figure…

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Sep 11 2020

Self-driving Indy race cars to compete for glory

There are few pursuits more taxing for team and driver than keeping an open-wheel race car on the track while competing at speeds in excess…

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Sep 5 2020

When journalism and Silicon Valley collide

I’ve often argued that tech companies are media companies and vice versa. There’s a future where these two industries are indistinguishable from each other. As this…

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Aug 20 2020

Social Media Is Making The Political Divide Even Worse

There is no denying that the political divide is as deep and as wide as it has ever been, but social media is making it…

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Aug 6 2020

COVID-19 and Cyber Security

Throughout history, people have taken advantage of chaotic situations to prey on those who let their guard down during disastrous events. Today, the world is…

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Jul 17 2020

Coronavirus-era fraud needs better biometrics than keystrokes

At the beginning of 2020, few could have imagined the world engulfed in a pandemic which would create such widespread disruptions of work and personal…

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Jul 10 2020

How the media business can build more trust during the coronavirus pandemic

With a dizzying amount of information being reported and amplified during the pandemic, it’s no surprise that roughly half of Americans say that they do not trust…

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Jul 9 2020

Tech Moves: Zillow co-founder joins Palantir board; Hootsuite names new CEO; and more

Zillow Group co-founder and former CEO Spencer Rascoff joined the board of Palantir Technologies, a big data company backed by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel. The notoriously secretive…

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Jul 9 2020

Hootsuite’s new CEO has some thoughts about Facebook’s advertiser rebellion

Hootsuite, a tool that helps companies manage their social media accounts, has tapped a top executive from Zendesk as its CEO. Tom Keiser, formerly chief…

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Jul 9 2020

Publishers Try Sending News by Text

When BuzzFeed News journalist Mat Honan began texting readers the latest Covid-19 numbers and news in March, readers quickly proved that texting is a two-way…

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Jul 5 2020

Putting The Social Back In Social Media: 5 Ways To Make The Most Of Social

Social media has gotten a bad name partially based on how negatively it can affect self-esteem and true connectedness. But that may be changing given…

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Jun 25 2020

Trump’s Visa Freeze Could Help Funnel Talented Workers to Canada

Donald Trump’s latest move to restrict immigration to the U.S. might wind up being a windfall for Canada. With Covid-19 travel restrictions in place, Justin Trudeau’s plan…

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Jun 23 2020

Karbo Communications Earns Record Number of Creative and Industry Honors in 1H 2020

  Continued dedication to client success brings recognition  SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 23, 2020 — Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and…

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Jun 16 2020

Bob Leigh, Market Development for Autonomous Systems, Real-Time Innovations (RTI) – Interview Series

Bob Leigh, is the Senior Market Development Director of Autonomous Systems at Real-Time Innovations (RTI). RTI is the largest software framework provider for smart machines and…

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Jun 5 2020

The Brazil Tech And Innovation Round-Up: Fake News Vote Delayed, P&G Launches World’s First Social Accelerator, Housing As A Service, Micromobility, Mobile Fraud

Brazil’s senate was due to vote an anti-fake news bill this Tuesday, however that has been postponed until next week amid controversy over the potential ramifications…

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May 4 2020

Influence In The Time Of COVID-19 – Even A Global Pandemic Can’t Stop Social Media Influence

Influencers may have to “pivot” to stay relevant during the COVID-19 pandemic, but given that more eyeballs than ever are on screens, even as restrictions…

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May 1 2020

Coronavirus fears have inspired shaming and death threats online. This is how public concern turns into harassment.

As people adjust to the new normal of surviving a pandemic, many are documenting their quarantine activities online — a decision that often leads to…

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Apr 24 2020

COVID-19 has significantly changed our media habits according to new report

As you continue your life in lockdown are you spending more time browsing the internet from your mobile device? Across the world, many of us…

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Apr 23 2020

How Penguin Computing Is Fighting COVID-19 With Hybrid HPC

Penguin Computing President Sid Mair said the company is using its high-performance computing prowess on-premise and in the cloud to help researchers tackle the novel…

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Apr 15 2020

Autonomy Beyond the Car

During the time it takes you to read this article, 20 people around the world will die in car crashes. Autonomous Vehicles (AVs) can eliminate…

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Mar 20 2020

Hootsuite Provides Free Access of Its Professional Plan to SMBs Due to COVID-19

VANCOUVER, BC: Hootsuite announced today that it will provide free access to its Professional Plan to nonprofit organizations and small businesses most impacted by the COVID-19 crisis….

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Mar 19 2020

Free Software That Businesses, Schools And Others Can Use During The COVID-19 Crisis

With armies of people now working from home because of the COVID-19 pandemic, organizations everywhere are scrambling for business software that supports videoconferencing, remote team…

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Mar 15 2020

A Smaller, More Powerful Battery Begins to Charge Devices

TOKYO—Companies are getting closer to replacing the battery that has led the consumer-electronics revolution over the past 30 years. Solid-state batteries promise to be more…

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Mar 14 2020

Twitter Users Are Associating The Coronavirus With President Trump. Here’s The Data To Prove It

One of the most interesting analytics exercises on social media is when you can correlate two distinct concepts and see how they are linked. I’m…

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Mar 12 2020

Data Algorithms Are Being Used On Social Media To Track COVID-19’s Impact

On Wednesday the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a global pandemic – the first time such a declaration has been made since the H1N1…

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Mar 5 2020

Subtext Creates a Space for Journalists and Their Audience to Connect One-on-One

Journalists have had some concerns with social media platforms for some time now, yet it remains the best way to interact with their readers. Hoping…

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Mar 4 2020

RTI Joins Consortium To Speed Delivery Of Safe, Affordable Autonomous Vehicles

An auto industry consortium aimed at bringing safe and affordable autonomous vehicles to market faster has added a member it believes can help break the…

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Feb 27 2020

3 out 5 Americans use mobile first for surfing the web

It is increasingly clear that digital, mobile, and social media have become an indispensable part of everyday life for people all over the world. But…

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Feb 11 2020

Meet 500 Startups’ 26th batch of startups

Following TechCrunch’s coverage of 500 Startups’ 25th batch (and numbers 24, 23, 22, and 21, in case you wanted to go back in time), today…

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Jan 31 2020

TikTok: Why The Enormous Success?

TikTok is one of the hottest apps on the planet. But this is not the result of Silicon Valley twenty-somethings. TikTok is actually the mastermind…

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Jan 27 2020

Karbo Communications Continues Record Growth, Launches Content Studio, and Makes Key Hires in 2019

  Top-Ranked Technology PR Agency Gains Market Influence and Momentum SAN FRANCISCO and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 27, 2020 — Karbo Communications, a top-ranked tech…

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Jan 22 2020

The CBD Brand Taking Trade-Ins; Plastic Bag Bans Turned Branding Opportunity: Wednesday’s First Things First

With so many CBD-infused products on the market, first-time CBD users or curious onlookers might need a little help—and motivation—in choosing which brand to try. Charlotte’s…

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Jan 21 2020

Where top VCs are investing in adtech and martech

Lately, the venture community’s relationship with advertising tech has been a rocky one. Advertising is no longer the venture oasis it was in the past, with…

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Jan 15 2020

Twitter’s Top Lawyer Is Final Word on Blocking Tweets—Even Donald Trump’s

Whenever somebody on Twitter takes issue with the network’s rules or content policies, they almost always resort to the same strategy: They send a tweet…

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Jan 15 2020

Meet Twitter’s top lawyer, who has the final word on blocking tweets—including Donald Trump’s

Whenever somebody on Twitter takes issue with the network’s rules or content policies, they almost always resort to the same strategy: They send a tweet…

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Dec 31 2019

The Year Ahead: The Rise Of Voice-Enabled News, Media Consolidation And More Partnerships

Voice-enabled platforms, like Amazon Alexa, are becoming more widely adopted among consumers. According to research from Voicebot.ai, one in four consumers have access to a…

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Dec 19 2019

RTI’s Connectivity Middleware Selected by Aptiv Autonomous Mobility to Provide Secure In-vehicle Communication for its Autonomous Vehicles

Real-Time Innovations (RTI), an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity company, announced that Aptiv, a developer of  greener connected solutions, will work with RTI Connext DDS, as…

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Dec 17 2019

Network Computing Year in Review

As 2020 approaches, it’s time to look back at 2019 to view the most important trends in four key network areas: automation, branch connectivity, data…

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Dec 12 2019

Hootsuite reveals 5 Social Media Trends for 2020

Social media management tool Hootsuite​ has released its ​Social Media Trends 2020​ report. The company’s fourth annual report on global trends in social media reveals the…

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Dec 3 2019

How fashion startups get accepted into tech accelerators

When Neha Singh was accepted to The New York Fashion Tech Lab, a programme that connects fashion-tech startups with major retailers, in 2017, her virtual…

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Dec 3 2019

Here’s What We’ve Learned So Far From the Viral Agencies Salary Google Spreadsheet

Before Thanksgiving, an anonymous spreadsheet began making the rounds containing the reported salaries and demographic info of thousands of marketers. Our extremely talented data analyst, Hannah Gorman, did…

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Nov 20 2019

An Elf-Themed Hotel Suite; Can AI Fool You? Wednesday’s First Things First

Plus, the battle over sharing passwords.           READ MORE >>>

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Nov 19 2019

Broadway’s Rob McClure Has Helped Create the App Every Singer (at Every Level) Needs

Rob McClure met Andrew Goren while teaching a master class at the Arden Theatre in Philadelphia six years ago. Little did the Tony nominee realize how…

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Nov 13 2019

RTI Unveils Connext Drive: The First Complete Automotive-Grade Connectivity Solution for Autonomous Vehicle Development

Connext Drive is the first and only integrated Framework to bridge all automotive ecosystems including DDS, ROS2, AUTOSAR Classic and AUTOSAR Adaptive. Connext Drive delivers data…

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Nov 10 2019

As cloud security improves, a weak link emerges: people

Last summer Capital One Financial Corp. was the victim of a massive data breach encompassing more than 100 million credit card applications and revealing 140,000 Social Security…

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Nov 7 2019

Insurance: The Last Frontier In Customer-Centric Buying Experiences

As one Inc.com interview with Jeff Bezos explained, “Back in 1995, when Amazon was still a bookstore, Bezos started experimenting with customer reviews. After some time,…

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Oct 29 2019

Hootsuite and Proofpoint Partner to Deliver Real-Time Predictive Compliance for Customers in Regulated Industries

Hootsuite, the leader in social media management, and Proofpoint, a leading next-generation security and compliance company, announced at the LIMRA Annual Conference, the launch of a real-time…

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Oct 29 2019

Harmony Helper App Acts as Virtual Voice Coach

The app Harmony Helper is launching to help singers rehearse their songs when going to a voice coach or traditional rehearsal just isn’t practical. Andrew…

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Oct 29 2019

Harmony Helper Unveils First App to Give Singers a 24/7 Digital Rehearsal Room that Delivers Better Performances

Harmony Helper Unveils First App to Give Singers a 24/7 Digital Rehearsal Room that Delivers Better Performances. New Singer Learning Tool includes the First and…

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Oct 28 2019

Hootsuite taps Proofpoint for AI-powered predictive compliance tool

Social media management platform Hootsuite and enterprise security company Proofpoint have partnered to ensure social media posts don’t hurt your brand. Hootsuite Enterprise customers who also subscribe to Proofpoint…

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Oct 17 2019

Why Real Estate Startup Compass Wants You to Know Its Executives Fly Coach: Term Sheet

Compass, a New York real estate startup valued at $6.4 billion, had been rumored to be eyeing an IPO. But following the WeWork saga, the SoftBank-backed…

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Oct 17 2019

RTI Awarded $2M in Government Contracts to Advance DoD Capabilities in Modeling and Simulation Systems

Real-Time Innovations (RTI), the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity company, today announced that it has been awarded two Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase…

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Oct 15 2019

Meet the CIOs of today: Resumes vary while scope widens

Hailing from a software engineering background, Sharon Mandell became a chief information officer without quite realizing it. Mandell co-founded a software company around the 1990s. Coming from…

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Oct 15 2019

Electric bike-sharing startup Wheels raises $50 million in latest funding round

Electric bike-sharing startup Wheels said it has raised more than $50 million in its latest funding round led by venture capital firm DBL partners, as…

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Oct 15 2019

Wheels raises $50 million for ebikes focused on safety and durability

Wheels has raised a $50 million round of venture capital for its micromobility platform featuring electric vehicles that fall somewhere between scooters and bicycles. Based in Los…

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Oct 11 2019

The MarTech Minute: Qualtrics launches CoreXM, Liiv buys Telmar and Gartner’s CMO survey

A new product name and new features from Qualtrics. The customer experience platform Qualtrics has launched CoreXM, a reiteration of its previous Research Core platform with added…

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Oct 7 2019

Acquisition of AI lab a benefit for Alteryx BI users

With the acquisition of Feature Labs, a startup founded at MIT, Alteryx is making a heavy investment in augmented intelligence and machine learning capabilities. In a…

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Oct 4 2019

Tibco Spotfire BI platform gets an AI boost

Tibco Spotfire users will benefit from the enhanced cloud-native and augmented intelligence capabilities the vendor has added across its business intelligence products. During its recent…

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Oct 2 2019

News of Firms

Karbo Communications has opened a dedicated creative division. The Karbo Communications Content Studio offers a range of more than 50 creative services, including social media management, branding,…

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Oct 1 2019

Karbo Communications Announces Dedicated Content Studio

Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing agency, announced the opening of the Karbo Communications Content Studio, the company’s dedicated…

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Oct 1 2019

Karbo Communications Launches Content Studio for Better Content Integration

Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing agency, today announced the opening of the Karbo Communications Content Studio, the company’s dedicated…

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Sep 27 2019

Facebook Hiding Likes and Video Views Could Force Publishers to Shift Strategies

Facebook is running an experiment to hide “like” counts and other public-facing social scores, which could ultimately affect publishers and brands looking for visibility on…

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Sep 27 2019

Karbo Communications Announces Dedicated Content Studio

Agency Delivers Tech PR-Content Integration with Newly Established In-House Creative Division SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – September 30, 2019 – Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology…

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Sep 25 2019

Gen Z Media Company The Tylt Brings on New Leads for Editorial and Sales

Social polling company The Tylt continues to build out its platform to create a place where its target audience—millennial and Gen Z consumers—can express their…

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Sep 24 2019

Pro Rata

WeWork’s drama is the gift that keeps on giving (at least for now, until another company from that cohort decides it’s time to grab some…

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Sep 24 2019

Why Facebook Just a Bought a Brain Control Startup: Term Sheet

You might remember brain computing company CTRL-labs from my previous interviews with Lux Capital’s Josh Wolfe when I called the startup “freaking crazy.” READ MORE >>>

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Sep 24 2019

Google veteran Tony Wang joins 500 Startups as managing partner

San Francisco-based accelerator 500 Startups is expanding its executive team with the hiring of Tony Wang. Wang is joining the early-stage firm from Color Genomics, a venture-backed…

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Sep 17 2019

Megaport Virtual Cloud Router Bursts Into New Metros

Megaport added regions and capabilities to its virtual cloud router, which allows businesses to establish private, on-demand connections at Layer 3 now from 19 metro…

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Sep 12 2019

Sisense and TIBCO Spotfire: Buyer’s guide and reviews August 2019

Traditional approaches to business intelligence are too slow, inflexible, and expensive. You need an approach to business intelligence that is governed and scales yet allows…

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Sep 3 2019

What gives data a competitive edge

If a business wants its competitors to read ’em and weep, it needs artificial intelligence, data scientists and a chief information officer willing to lean…

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Aug 28 2019

TDK Named a Sponsoring Vendor Partner for RF Inductor Components by Modelithics

TDK Corporation (TSE:6762) today announced that its subsidiary TDK Corporation of America has been named a Sponsoring Modelithics Vendor Partner (MVP) by Modelithics, Inc., an…

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Aug 2 2019

Data ethics issues create minefields for analytics teams

AI technologies and other advanced analytics tools make it easier for data analysts to uncover potentially valuable information on customers, patients and other people. But,…

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Jul 29 2019

The Funded: 500 Startups names early batch founder as its COO

500 Startups has named a founder of a company from one of its earliest batches to be its chief operating officer. Courtney Powell was in the…

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Jul 29 2019

500 Startups Names Courtney Powell to Lead Operations

500 Startups has named Courtney Powell as the venture-capital investor’s chief operating officer. In her new role, Ms. Powell will manage day-to-day operations as the…

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Jul 22 2019

Karbo Communications Expands Presence in Los Angeles, Seattle and New York

Top-Ranked Tech PR and Digital Agency Serves Client in Key Markets Across the U.S. SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. ­– July 22, 2019 – Karbo Communications, a…

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Jul 10 2019

Japanese telco giant plants research lab flag in Silicon Valley

Some of the computing industry’s biggest innovations have come from research labs. The transistor was created at AT&T’s Bell Labs, the hard drive by IBM…

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Jul 2 2019

Gen Z is more conservative than many realize – but the Instagram-fluent generation will revolutionize the right

In 2018, students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, watched a gunman murder 17 of their classmates. The teenagers mobilized. “Every single…

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Jul 1 2019

TDK launches $50 million corporate venture fund for material science technologies

TDK announced that it has established TDK Ventures as a $50 million corporate venture capital fund to invest in early-stage startups in material science, energy and power, and related areas,…

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Jun 21 2019

CEO Dan Streetman Shares TIBCOs Innovation Model

Steve Jobs said, “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” I remember learning about TIBCO’s unique model for innovation including their ‘connected intelligence cloud’…

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Jun 19 2019

Karbo Communications Announces Record Growth for First Half of 2019

Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations and digital marketing agency, announced record growth in the first half of 2019, an overall increase of…

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Jun 18 2019

Mass-Scale mmWave in 5G: What’s the Hold Up?

Millimeter-wave technology can be one of the great enablers of the 5G landscape. However, multiple hurdles must be jumped before it becomes viable for broad…

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Jun 17 2019

At TIBCO Now, a corporate cultural innovation shift on the wind

We can talk about innovation in business terms of its impact on revenue and profit, or in productivity terms of agile releases and faster resolutions….

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Jun 17 2019

Karbo Communications Announces Record Growth for 1H 2019

Top-Ranked Tech PR and Digital Agency Celebrates Record Growth and Expanded Client Roster SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. ­– June 17, 2019 – Karbo Communications, a top-ranked…

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Jun 14 2019

What do you see as the key challenges in sensors as they play a larger role in the Internet of Things (IoT)?

Filtering requirements have not only multiplied, but have also become more complex due to the ever increasing RF bands for 5G, new services, and WiFi…

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Jun 11 2019

This year’s Digiday Publishing Awards finalists reflect a changing industry

This year’s list of Digiday Publishing Awards finalists reflect and industry intent on navigating a path forward. As publishers seek new ways to create valuable…

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Jun 6 2019

The Future of Healthcare: “We Must Address Administrative Inefficiencies” with David Niewolny

Administrative Inefficiencies – The lack of technology adoption, billing complexity and information/data interoperability have created a perfect storm of administrative inefficiency. Just one example is…

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Jun 5 2019

How Advanced Analytics Is Helping to Flush Out Insurance Fraud

Advanced analytics and machine learning modeling require lots of data to be trained, and in the insurance business, there’s no better place to get data…

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Jun 4 2019

The Building Blocks of 5G

The complexities and applications of 5G networks will bring about step-by-step innovations that will procedurally add unprecedented functionality to our public spaces. With every generation…

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May 31 2019

The Rise of Influencer-Based Marketing Strategies

Businesses are struggling to stay relevant and to get in front of the right customer, at the right time, with the right call to action….

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May 28 2019

Thin-film power inductors boast rated inductance of 1.0 µH

TDK Corporation announces the development of a miniaturized thin-film power inductor in an IEC 2012 case size that can handle higher currents compared to conventional…

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May 24 2019

Inside view of Tibco integration architecture planning

They may be called technology boutiques, though some prefer the term “best-of-breed” tool providers. Whatever they’re called, a parade of innovative software startups have become…

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May 24 2019

This is why self-driving cars suck at making unprotected left turns

Human or robot driver, left-hand turns in a car are tough. Unprotected turns? Even harder. Cruise, the self-driving car company backed by General Motors, put…

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May 16 2019

AI and machine learning: Top 6 business use cases

Artificial intelligence and machine learning aren’t considered new technologies anymore, but their use cases are, according to TIBCO. Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning may…

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May 7 2019

Karbo Communications Honored as Silver Stevie Award Winner in 2019 American Business Awards

Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations and digital marketing agency, announced that it has won a Silver Stevie® Award for Public Relations Agency…

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May 4 2019

Entrepreneur Weekly Podcast: Mike Donoghue, Kyle Lelli, and Cameron Mitchell

Opinions That Count and Five Cultural Pillars: Do you really want to know what your consumers are thinking? Well, there is a way to shift…

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May 2 2019

Karbo Communications Honored as Silver Stevie® Award Winner in 2019 American Business Awards®

This is the Second Consecutive Year Karbo Communications has Received a Stevie® Award Win for Public Relations Agency of the Year SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. ­–May…

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Apr 23 2019

BLDC Engines Enable the Future of Motors

For some time, BLDC motors have been known, particularly in the automotive industry, as being “ripe” for a breakthrough. Their advantages include precisely controlled motor…

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Apr 23 2019

5G is the Y2K of the next decade

The press surrounding CES 2019 and Mobile World Congress 2019 5G announcements coupled with the bankruptcy proceedings of Sears/Kmart occurring recently has caused me to…

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Apr 22 2019

IT Science Case Study: Improving Customer Service with Better Data

eWEEK IT SCIENCE: Desigual had a five-month runway to deliver an assisted-shopping application and one additional month to roll it out. With Docker’s help, it…

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Apr 12 2019

Finding the right recipe for innovation comes down to people and culture

Innovation is influenced by people and culture but it’s led by technology. All three are necessary and must be synchronized for best results. “Many companies…

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Apr 8 2019

RTI and Beeond Announce Proposal for Connectivity Standards Integration for IIoT

In a recent announcement, Real-Time Innovations (RTI), Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity company, and Beeond, an OPC UA consulting, training and development services company,…

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Apr 4 2019

Top 5 ways businesses are actually using new technologies

Companies are using emerging technologies like IoT to drive innovation projects, according to a TIBCO report. Here’s how. Technology is crucial for innovation in businesses,…

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Mar 7 2019

TIBCO Software buys SnappyData for real-time analytics on Apache Spark

Data integration software firm Tibco Software Inc. said today it has acquired a startup called SnappyData Inc. as it looks to boost the real-time analytics capabilities of its platform. Financial terms…

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Mar 5 2019

Digital Marketing and PR Agency Karbo Com Announces Another Year of Record Growth

Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing agency, announced 2018 revenues of $2M, an increase of 44% over 2017.

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Mar 4 2019

Digital Marketing and PR Agency Karbo Com Announces Another Year of Record Growth

Top-Ranked Agency Expands Client Roster and Wins Top Awards SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—March 4, 2019—Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing…

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Mar 4 2019

Karbo Communications Announces Another Year of Record Growth

Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing agency, announced 2018 revenues of $2M, an increase of 44% over 2017.

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Mar 4 2019

Digital Marketing and PR Agency Karbo Com Announces Another Year of Record Growth

SAN FRANCISCO, March 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing agency, today announced 2018 revenues of…

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Mar 1 2019

The Industrial Internet of Things: A guide to deployments, vendors and platforms

Although many IIoT projects are still in the proof-of-concept or trial stage, there are clear signs of a widespread move towards full production deployments. The…

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Feb 18 2019

Account News In Brief (February 18, 2019)

SAN FRANCISCO — Karbo Communications has been named TIBCO Software’s agency of record. Karbo will handle TIBCO’s messaging, media, and public relations efforts in North America,…

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Feb 13 2019

TIBCO Appoints Karbo Communications as North American Agency of Record

Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing agency today announced it has been named TIBCO Software Inc.’s Agency of Record. Karbo…

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Feb 11 2019

TIBCO Appoints Karbo Communications as North American Agency of Record

Industry leader in integration and analytics taps award-winning PR agency SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—February 11, 2019—Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital…

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Feb 11 2019

TIBCO Appoints Karbo Communications as North America Agency of Record

Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing agency, today announced it has been named TIBCO Software Inc.’s Agency of Record. Karbo…

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Feb 11 2019

Accounts in Transit; 5W Adds Topps; Karbo Tapped by TIBCO; BVK Cements Ties with James Hardie N.A.

Karbo Communications has been named agency of record for TIBCO Software Inc. Karbo will handle TIBCO’s messaging, media, and public relations efforts in North America, advancing the…

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Feb 4 2019

Wireless Technology Predictions 2019

We asked leading companies and manufacturers what the future of wireless technology would look like for 2019. Here’s what they had to say: Read More…

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Jan 31 2019

Bellwethers for 2019 Electronics Industry

Marketeers, engineers, and reporters tend to maintain a love-hate relationship with the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The show has gotten too big, its venues are…

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Jan 9 2019

At CES 2019, 5G rides one last wave of hype before reality kicks in

Amid the hoopla of CES 2019, next-generation 5G tech is once again the talk of Las Vegas. But as with previous editions of the big electronics show,…

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Dec 19 2018

5G market predictions for 2019

The importance of 5G continues to grow and to find out what’s in store for next year, TechRepublic talked to several 5G experts to discuss…

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Dec 16 2018

How Sony’s ‘Spider-Man: Into the SpiderVerse’ uses AR to put a new spin on a beloved superhero

There’s a new Spider-Man on the block, and his concept of high technology doesn’t involve an automated costume. In the age of the blockbuster movie,…

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Dec 4 2018

10 machine learning success stories: An inside look

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), once considered pie-in-the-sky projects for companies, are becoming mainstream. More enterprises are harnessing the technology, which mimics the behavior…

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Dec 3 2018

TIBCO to buy data management firm Orchestra Networks: sources

(Reuters) – TIBCO Software Inc, a large privately-held business software provider, is acquiring French data management company Orchestra Networks in a move that will bolster…

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Nov 19 2018

How to establish a thriving IT innovation hub

Aerospace and industrial giant United Technologies depends on innovation to meet the demanding needs of its corporate and government customers. To ensure a steady pipeline…

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Nov 16 2018

Silicon 60 Class of 2018

OnScale Inc.* (Cupertino, California) has raised seed funding of US$3 million to launch its solver-as-a-service offering for complex engineering calculations that require high-performance computing. OnScale combines…

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Nov 15 2018

Will Native Content Fall Victim to Fake News?

Native ads have overtaken display as the most popular form of digital advertising, but the gaming of social channels and the mistrust of media based…

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Nov 5 2018

Another Use for A.I.: Finding Millions of Unregistered Voters

The mechanics of elections that attract the most attention are casting and counting, snafus with voting machines and ballots and allegations of hacking and fraud….

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Oct 16 2018

Linux-Focused Penguin Computing Banking On AI Infrastructure

Custom Linux-based system builder Penguin Computing Tuesday formed a new practice focused on building data center infrastructures for artificial intelligence. The new Penguin Computing artificial intelligence…

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Oct 9 2018

Karbo Communications Earns Record Number of Awards in 2018

Prosperous year delivers steady stream of recognition for top-ranked agency SAN FRANCISCO and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 09, 2018 — Karbo Communications, a top-ranked tech…

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Sep 25 2018

Pigeon wants to be Reddit for Facebook Messenger

Advance Local today announced the launch of Pigeon, a meme-sharing Facebook Messenger bot that gives anonymous users the ability to share content or vote up or down…

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Sep 12 2018

8th Wall Web Frees Mobile AR From Tyranny Of The App

The tyranny of the app is crushing the soul of XR. The ability to move seamlessly between virtual worlds has until now been the exclusive…

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Jul 3 2018

10 Views of Sensors Expo 2018

SAN JOSE, Calif. — More than 5,000 people registered for this year’s Sensor Expo, where more than 250 companies showed their wares. The numbers are a…

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Jun 20 2018

Senzing uses entity resolution to find relationships in databases

Cybercrime hurts businesses’ bottom lines. Damage costs from social engineering, ransomware attacks, and malware infections are expected to hit $6 trillion annually by 2021, according…

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Jun 13 2018

Karbo Communications Wins Bronze in 2018 Stevie Awards

Karbo Communications, a digital marketing and PR agency, announced that it has won a Bronze Stevie Award for Public Relations Agency of the Year.

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Jun 12 2018

Karbo Communications Honored as Bronze Stevie® Award Winner in 2018 American Business Awards®

Stevie winners will be presented with their awards on June 11 in New York SAN FRANCISCO, June 12, 2018 — Karbo Communications, a top-ranked digital…

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Jun 11 2018

Industry News In Brief (June 11, 2018)

BEIJING AND SAN FRANCISCO — EASTWEST Public Relations, which has offices across Asia, and US tech-focused Karbo Communications have struck a partnership under which they…

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Jun 8 2018

EASTWEST Public Relations and Karbo Communications to Provide Localized PR Programs for Global Companies

EASTWEST Public Relations, a full-service independent PR agency with offices across Asia, and Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology PR and marketing agency, today announced they…

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Jun 7 2018

EASTWEST Public Relations and Karbo Communications to Provide Localized PR Programs for Global Companies

BEIJING and SAN FRANCISCO, June 07, 2018 — EASTWEST Public Relations, a full-service independent PR agency with offices across Asia, and Karbo Communications, a top-ranked…

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Jun 7 2018

Karbo Teams Up with Asia Partner

San Francisco-based digital tech PR and marketing shop Karbo Communications has entered into a strategic partnership with Singapore-based agency EASTWEST Public Relations to deliver localized traditional and digital…

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Jun 6 2018

10 Charts That Will Challenge Your Perspective Of IoT’s Growth

Realizing the Internet of Thing’s (IoT) potential to reduce costs and enable new business models needs to start with a platform perspective that includes app…

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May 11 2018

Karbo Communications Expands Content Development Services for Tech Startups and Enterprises

Karbo Communications, a top-ranked technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing agency, today announced the expansion of its content development services. In addition to its…

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May 9 2018

Karbo Communications Expands Content Development Services for Tech Startups and Enterprises

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—May 09, 2018 — Karbo Communications, a top-ranked technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing agency, today announced the expansion of its content development…

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Mar 5 2018

Digital Marketing and PR Agency Karbo Com Announces Record Growth

Top-Ranked Agency Expands Offerings and Opens Two New Offices SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—March 5, 2018—Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing…

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Mar 1 2018

Engineering Startup OnScale Raises $3 Million Seed

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Mar 1 2018

Term Sheet — Thursday, March 1

OnScale, a platform that allows engineers to accelerate innovation in 5G, biomedical, and IoT markets, raised $3 million in seed funding. Thornton Tomasetti led the round. Read…

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Feb 22 2018

How the Industrial IoT is transforming industry

IoT may be the “latest” big thing, but that doesn’t mean it’s accepted by customers. Here are tips on building a business case for IoT…

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Feb 21 2018

Consortia Provide Shared Vision for IIoT System Design

The consortia behind two IIoT reference architectures have joined forces to help industrial professionals optimize IIoT system design. Separate reference architectures developed by two major…

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Feb 13 2018

A Look at InvenSense’s Low-Noise, Low-Power, Waterproof MEMS Capacitive Barometric Pressure Sensor

A new MEMS capacitive barometric pressure sensor, from InvenSense, is said to be the industry’s lowest-noise and lowest-power pressure sensor. InvenSense has released the ICP-101xx series of…

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Feb 8 2018

8th Wall To Revolutionize Mobile AR Development

I had a recent, painful experience app developers know well: developing an app for both iOS and Android. Porting from one platform to the other…

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Feb 8 2018

RTI and ITTIA Partner on IIoT Data Integration

In a recent announcement, ITTIA and Real-Time Innovations (RTI) have made public a partnership to offer a complete software solution for real-time data distribution, long-term…

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Feb 6 2018

Partners Offer Comprehensive Data Utility Package

ITTIA and Real-Time Innovations (RTI) partner to offer a complete software solution for real-time data distribution, long-term data storage, and on-demand queries. As a provider…

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Feb 6 2018

Augmented reality developer tools startup 8th Wall raises $8 million

Mobile AR had a lot of hype heading into the rollout of ARKit and ARCore this past year, but for the most part mobile AR…

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Jan 26 2018

Breakdown on Piezo Actuators from TDK at CES 2018

TDK has just released a new line of piezo actuators with haptic feedback, converting electrical energy into linear motion with high speed, force, and response…

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Jan 13 2018

Fending Off an Attack, Qualcomm Tries Offense

The smartphone-chip maker invades Broadcom’s back yard, and makes the point that it still has the moxie to compete on its own There are epic…

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Dec 19 2017

Which State Is The Most Generous And Who Wins?

It is the season of giving — where #GivingTuesday campaigns and other events and holidays end the year and bring many together. Americans gave $390…

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Dec 5 2017

JotForm and Asana Partner to Accelerate Path Between Data Collection, Insights and Monetization

JotForm, the solution that helps build online forms and deliver business value, today announced its partnership and product integration with Asana, the work-tracking app for teams….

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Nov 8 2017

Real-Time Innovations advances management of smart grid IoT devices

Real-Time Innovations (RTI), the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity company, announced they were awarded $1 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy…

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Nov 7 2017

Is edge computing all around us right now?

Instead of a complex infrastructure deployment, latent computing resources could be used to support the edge computing needs of the IoT. The data processing and…

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Nov 1 2017

The MEMS packaging market is growing faster than the devices market itself

According to Yole Développement (Yole), the MEMS packaging market will grow from US$2.56 billion in 2016 to US$6.46 billion in 2022, showing a 16.7% CAGR over this…

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Nov 1 2017

AT&T Previews Edge Compute Plans

AT&T Labs has been quietly defining its concept of edge computers and is now slowly edging toward deploying them. Long term, the work has broad…

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Oct 24 2017

TDK launches new sensor range as it hosts industry event

The sixth annual TDK Sensors Developers Conference is currently under way in Santa Clara, in the US.  Keynote speaker at the event is Jenelea Howell, director of IoT and…

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Oct 19 2017

How is the Industrial IoT transforming industry?

I described in earlier articles how Industrial IoT involves a wide range of technologies, from semiconductors to cloud computing and artificial intelligence. This month, I…

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Oct 16 2017

Flexera Sees BDNA Acquisition Driving App Rationalization

IT organizations have had a vested interest in trying to rationalize the number of applications that need to be supported to reduce the licensing fees…

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Oct 11 2017

How to Overcome Limitations of Conventional Discovery in the Cloud

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Oct 10 2017

Karbo Com Opens Silicon Valley Office for Tech Companies Seeking Advanced PR and Digital Marketing Services

Top-Ranked Agency Delivers Market Leadership Services SAN FRANCISCO AND REDWOOD CITY, Calif.—Oct.  10, 2017—Karbo Communications, a top-ranked U.S. technology public relations (PR) and digital marketing…

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Oct 2 2017

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 10/2/2017

Above the Trend Line: your industry rumor central is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items…

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Sep 25 2017

Miniature Coupled Inductor Coils Enable Wireless Remote Power And Secure Communication

Interest in wireless devices has increased demand for smaller gadgets and electronics, along with higher security communication and more efficient power transfer. Far electric fields…

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Sep 21 2017

Term Sheet — Thursday, September 21

Optalysys Ltd, a U.K.-based developer of light-speed optical coprocessors, raised $3.95 million in funding. Investors were not named. Read More >>>

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Sep 21 2017

Slidecast: How Optalysys Accelerates FFTs with Optical Processing

In this RichReport slidecast, Dr. Nick New from Optalysys describes how the company’s optical processing technology delivers accelerated performance for FFTs and Bioinformatics. Earlier this week, the…

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Sep 19 2017

BDNA to Launch Cloud Asset Insights to Optimize Cloud Management for Amazon EC2 Deployments

BDNA, the leader in delivering the most trusted and comprehensive technology asset information, announced today an agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to develop BDNA…

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Sep 19 2017

Term Sheet — Tuesday, September 19

Flexera agreed to acquire BDNA, a Mountain View, Calif.-based enterprise technology data provider. Financial terms are not being disclosed. Read More >>>

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Sep 19 2017

Optalysys Readies Optical Sequencing Alignment for Market

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Sep 18 2017

Earlham Institute Presents Sequence Alignment Using Optalysys’ Optical Correlator Computing System

The Earlham Institute, a Norwich, England-based life science research institute, are working with Optalysys, a Yorkshire, England-based start-up, to apply Optalysys’ optical computing system to…

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Sep 15 2017

Real-Time Innovations Announces Connectivity Software That Can Be Used For Autonomous Vehicles

Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity company Real-Time Innovations (RTI) has announced its RTI Connext DDS 5.3, which is the “first connectivity software designed to…

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Sep 13 2017

BDNA Partners with Amazon to Develop New Cloud Tool

BDNA, a provider of comprehensive technology asset information, is entering an agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to develop BDNA Cloud Asset Insights, a new…

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Sep 13 2017

Industrial IoT security: Is risk increasing?

Recently, as more applications get serious about implementing IIoT designs, I get an increasing number of questions from insurance company executives. The most common question:…

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Aug 29 2017

High-Impedance Chip Beads With Lowest DC Resistance

TDK Corporation announced the development of the MMZ0402EUC series of chip beads, with the lowest DC resistance for a chip bead its size*. The two…

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Aug 29 2017

High-Impedance Chip Beads Feature DC Resistance Values of Only 0.62 Ω and 0.69 Ω

TDK Corporation announced the development of the MMZ0402EUC series of chip beads, with the lowest DC resistance for a chip bead its size*. The two…

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Aug 15 2017

Underwater Drone Uses RTI’s Connectivity Platform for Consumers, Explorers and Researchers

While flying drones seem to be getting the bulk of the attention, a number of cool submersible drones are quietly coming to the market. These…

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Aug 10 2017

Autonomous Cars Face a Slew of Sensory, AI, and Communications Challenges

Object-detection, communication, navigation, safety, and security are just a few of the challenges facing autonomous car makers. Many of these require advanced sensory and communications…

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Jul 18 2017

Karbo Communications Continues to Rank Among Top U.S. Technology PR Agencies

PR Week and O’Dwyer’s Recognize Technology PR and Marketing Firm as Best in the U.S. SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—July 18, 2017—Karbo Communications, Inc., a top U.S….

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Jul 17 2017

High-performance redundant Linear Hall sensor

The new TDK-Micronas (Freiburg, Germany) HAL 24xy Linear Hall-effect sensor family offers extended distance measurement, improved robustness and state-of-the-art diagnostic functions for applications under stringent conditions. The…

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Jun 28 2017

InvenSense Introduces Update to SensorStudio IoT Design Platform

InvenSense recently announced an update to SensorStudio, their sensor prototyping and development platform for the IoT. From its inception in 2003, InvenSense has created a…

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Jun 27 2017

TDK Showcases Extensive Sensors Offerings at Sensors Expo & Conference 2017

TDK Corporation and its Group Companies EPCOS, TDK-Micronas, Tronics and InvenSense will present the industry’s single source of innovative sensor solutions in Booth 416 at…

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Jun 21 2017

What’s the Difference Between TMR and GMR Sensors?

Tunnel-magnetoresistance and giant-magnetoresistance elements contrast significantly in output, accuracy, temperature drift, and aging deterioration, thus targeting them for vastly different applications. Demand for magnetic sensors…

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Jun 13 2017

SPMJ Comunicação and Karbo Communications to Deliver Impactful PR Programs for Startups, Tech Enterprises Across the Americas

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL and SAN FRANCISCO, June 13, 2017—SPMJ Comunicação (SPMJ), one of the leading mid-sized, Brazilian corporate communications and media relations companies, and Karbo…

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Jun 13 2017

Karbo Connects with SPMJ Comunicação

San Francisco-based digital tech PR and marketing shop Karbo Communications has forged a partnership with Brazilian agency SPMJ Comunicação, expanding the agency’s footprint into Latin America.

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Jun 8 2017

How Technology Is Redefining Native Advertising for Brands

Native advertising has come a long way since its inception. Initially, it was met with customer resistance and brand criticism, but many brands have since…

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May 29 2017

Real-Time Innovations seeks internet of things revolution

Real-Time Innovations aims to do more than jump into the emerging world of the internet of things. It has devised software that enables companies and other…

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May 10 2017

Separating Signal from Power: New Automotive Inductors from TDK

Inductors such as the ADL3225V devices are useful when you want to use just one conductor to transfer both signal and power. I still find…

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May 9 2017

McNealy sees Sun’s past in IoT’s future

When Sun Microsystems said, “The network is the computer,” it might have been talking about the Internet of Things, which was little more than an…

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Apr 25 2017

KARBO COMMUNICATIONS WINS GOLD 2017 HERMES CREATIVE AWARD

Leading Tech PR Agency Wins Award for Best Online Placement in Fortune SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – April 25, 2017 – Karbo Communications, Inc., a top…

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Apr 19 2017

Carbots won’t think like humans, and that’s a good thing

Tons of metal do not collide quietly. I started my career crashing cars. My first job was in bio-mechanical impact testing at a research laboratory…

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Apr 12 2017

Choke Suits Automotive Power over Coax Apps

TDK Corporation has unveiled the ADL3225V choke for automotive power over coax (PoC) applications. The wire wound inductor, which has a DC resistance of 0.9…

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Apr 7 2017

Brainstorm: The Role Of Supercapacitors In Future Energy Systems

Within just a handful of years, devices that previously housed no electronics—let alone information processing capabilities—have become increasingly “smart.” To fully realize the benefits of…

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Mar 14 2017

EBay Brings Ad Sales In-House To Focus On First-Party Data Strategy

On May 10, eBay will part ways with its longtime ad rep firm, Triad Retail Media, which was acquired by Xaxis last October. Recode first reported the…

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Mar 13 2017

eBay Ramps Up Advertising, Moves To Product Ads, Pages

eBay is building out an in-house advertising team and cutting ties with an outside ad firm, Triad Retail Media, to move sales in-house after working together since…

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Mar 11 2017

eBay is doubling down on its advertising business, just like Amazon

For years, eBay’s advertising business was something of an afterthought compared to its core commerce operation — so much so that eBay had another company…

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Feb 17 2017

Ebay Survey Results Point to More People Buying and Researching Cars Online

Every three minutes, a car or truck was sold on eBay via a mobile device during the fourth quarter of 2016. And if the results of…

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Jan 31 2017

KARBO COMMUNICATIONS WINS TDK U.S.A. CORPORATION ACCOUNT

Leading Tech PR Agency Will Provide Branding, PR Services to Leading Provider of Communications, Energy, Automotive and Internet of Things (IoT) Components SAN FRANCISCO –…

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Nov 10 2016

Real-Time Innovations’ Stan Schneider: Machine brains should be closer to the devices they control

Stan Schneider is the CEO of RTI, or Real-Time Innovations, and has led the development of “fog” technologies for a diverse range of industries. Beyond his passion…

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Nov 10 2016

How a distributed databus enhances industrial IoT systems

A pulse is missing. Is it the patient? Or is the pulse monitor not functioning? Life-and-death IoT systems literally have no margin for error. How…

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Oct 25 2016

KARBO COMMUNICATIONS WINS TOP GLOBAL BRAND ACCOUNTS – eBay Advertising, IoT World, Logitech and ABBYY

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – October 25, 2016  –  Karbo Communications, Inc., a top U.S. tech PR and digital marketing agency, today announced that it has…

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Oct 17 2016

Why artificial intelligence will finally unlock IoT

By Dean Tang, CEO of ABBYY North America  According to Gartner, there will be more than 20 billion connected devices worldwide by 2020. Today’s enterprises are…

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Oct 12 2016

Unravelling The Mysteries Of Medical Billing With Artificial Intelligence

By David Bayer, Vice President, Compreno Group at ABBYY Codes, Codes And More Codes When you go to the grocery store and make a purchase,…

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Sep 27 2016

Mylan’s EpiPen Pricing Crossed Ethical Boundaries

By Daniel Kozarich, Senior Business Consultant at Vendavo Here’s why the drugmaker should apologize to consumers. As the CEO of the drug maker that sells…

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Sep 23 2016

The Week in Review: IoT

Security The Industrial Internet Consortium this week unveiled the Industrial Internet Security Framework, a set of specifications for connected health-care devices and hospitals, intelligent transportation,…

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Sep 21 2016

CRM Matching: What Advertisers Aren’t Being Told About Scale

By Salim Tarazi, Director of U.S. Ad Operations at eBay Advertising Given the “who’s who” list of platforms offering it, CRM matching has truly arrived….

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Sep 14 2016

Is DevOps changing storage from simple to API?

“Storage should be easy. It should be that anyone can manage it, it’s something you put in the closet and forget about.” This was the…

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Sep 12 2016

3 approaches to consider for your cross-channel attribution strategy

By Sam Mulinder, Client Insights Lead at eBay Advertising Attribution in advertising today reminds me of a wide receiver scoring a touchdown in the NFL. As…

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Sep 1 2016

Nexenta Announces NexentaFusion 1.0 Community Edition and NexentaStor 5.0

Nexenta has announced the availability of the enterprise and community edition of NexentaFusion 1.0 and version 5.0 of NexentaStor, the company’s OpenSDS solution. Featuring an…

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Aug 30 2016

NexentaStor, Primary Data, NooBaa roll out software-defined technology

VMworld 2016 is serving as a launching pad for software-defined storage, with vendors using the conference to show off their applications for virtualizing and managing storage….

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Aug 30 2016

Hot Products from VMWorld 2016

NexentaStor 5.0 and NexentaFusion 1.0 Key features: NexentaFusion offers simplified storage management/analytics. NexentaStor 5.0 provides All-Flash RAs and new kernel-based HPR solution with asynchronous replication…

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Aug 16 2016

Top 3 Mobile Video Ad Mistakes Brands Still Make

By Salim Tarazi, Director of U.S. Ad Operations at eBay Advertising With platforms such as Netflix and Snapchat, consumers are spending more time watching videos…

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Aug 10 2016

Adjusting your pricing model in an IoT-driven manufacturing industry

By Daniel Bormolini, VP Customer Strategy at Vendavo For some, the Internet of Things (IoT) — and the vast possibilities and impacts that come along…

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Aug 9 2016

People on the Move, August 9

David will be leading the charge in modernizing the underlying architecture of Vendavo’s solutions to expedite the digital transformation of Vendavo’s customer base. David will…

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Aug 9 2016

People on the Move, August 9

David will be leading the charge in modernizing the underlying architecture of Vendavo’s solutions to expedite the digital transformation of Vendavo’s customer base. David will…

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Aug 1 2016

What B2B CFOs Can Learn from B2C Pricing

Successful pricing strategies strike the right balance between the value attributed to a product or service by the buyer and the seller. Rideshare companies like…

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Jul 18 2016

Machine Learning in the Enterprise: You Can’t Afford to Be Wrong

By Ravi Mirchandaney, SVP Engineering at Vendavo As the final moments of Rutger Hauer’s tears in the rain monologue come to a close in Blade…

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Jul 14 2016

Northern Arizona U Deploys Software-Defined Storage for Research Data

Northern Arizona University has implemented a software-defined storage (SDS) appliance to support large research data sets, such as genome maps, Landsat images and complex chemistry…

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Jul 7 2016

The Most Crucial KPI: Pricing Power

By John Oosterhouse, CFO at Vendavo The rise of the digital enterprise has come with a rash of new issues that must be addressed. Organizations…

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Jul 6 2016

Dealing with the Docker platform

Containerization is a relatively new application development and deployment methodology, with the Docker platform emerging as the de facto container standard. Docker enables breaking monolithic…

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Jun 30 2016

Using Downward Price Pressure And Commoditization to Your Advantage

By Mitchell Lee, Business Consultant at Vendavo  Long-term view: the chemicals industry is thriving. In the last decade the value of chemical exports has doubled….

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Jun 13 2016

A foggy forecast for the industrial internet of things

By Dr. Stan Schneider, CEO of RTI Signs on I-280 up the San Francisco peninsula proclaim it the “World’s Most Beautiful Freeway.” It’s best when…

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Jun 9 2016

Transitioning the Internet of Things to the Internet of Everything

Voice biometrics to ubiquitous connectivity, this year’s IoT smorgasbord covered a lot of ground. The huge growth predicted for the Internet of things (IoT) so…

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Jun 7 2016

Lenovo renews data center push with enhanced networking storage, server offerings

It’s no secret that China’s Lenovo Group Ltd. has its sights set on becoming a major player in the data center. That became apparent when…

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Jun 6 2016

Lenovo Expands Networking, Storage, Server Portfolios

The company is leveraging partnerships with Juniper, Intel, Nutanix and others to build out its data center infrastructure offerings. Lenovo officials are continuing to partner…

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May 20 2016

Finance: A Sales Force’s Greatest Asset

How does your company improve profitability? And who is responsible for this growth? These were two of the core questions we – in collaboration with…

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May 16 2016

Choosing the right tech for your company’s future

More than 20 years ago, Jack Welch, then chief executive of General Electric, said that information systems would be his company’s top priority. Since then,…

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May 16 2016

EBay Ads VP On The Push Toward Mobile Native, Viewable Guarantees

Since its split from PayPal – and the $925 million divesture of its enterprise technology business last summer – eBay has been relatively silent. But…

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May 13 2016

Hitachi announces IoT group and platform

This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Japan-based industrial giant Hitachi announced that it is creating…

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May 12 2016

IS CIOTO The Next C Level Position And Other Ideas From IoT World

It’s a big job, with a collection of vowels to match. Companies are rapidly embracing Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to streamline their operations and…

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May 11 2016

‘INTERNET OF THINGS’ CONFERENCE HELD IN SANTA CLARA

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KGO) –The cutting edge of the Internet isn’t about computers anymore, it’s about everything from cars, light bulbs and more — all…

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May 10 2016

Hitachi Launches IoT Business Unit, Lumada Platform

The creation of the Hitachi Insight Group and the IoT platform positions the conglomerate to better compete with the likes of GE in the emerging…

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May 10 2016

HP Enterprise Joins Internet of Things Platform Wars

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. is joining a crowded race to help companies get a leg up on one of tech’s hottest trends, the Internet of…

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May 6 2016

Talking Small Business Strategy with CNBC and The UPS Store

National Small Business Week is currently in full swing, and the amount of valuable information out there for small to midsize businesses (SMBs) is staggering….

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May 5 2016

It’s an ​IoT world: The big shift to intelligent devices

‘Internet of things’ (IoT), or ‘machine to machine’ connectivity (m2m) as the cellular providers define it, is now reaching a widespread level of maturity. Internet…

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Apr 29 2016

Between the cloud and the corporate data center, there is fog computing

As cloud computing and the Internet of Things have taken hold of corporate imaginations, there is an underlying assumption that they will bring about a…

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Apr 19 2016

Industrial IoT Needs Data Security

Data-centric security provides an in-depth defense layer essential to making the new world of connected industrial things safe. There is a great deal of excitement…

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Apr 19 2016

Movers and Shakers, April 20

Vendavo hired John Oosterhouse as chief financial officer. Read More >>> 

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Apr 12 2016

Nexenta & Canonical team up on SDS for OpenStack

Canonical Ltd. has teamed up with Nexenta Systems Inc. to create a combined Ubuntu OpenStack and NexentaEdge solution. The two firms have integrated two existing…

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Apr 12 2016

7 Tips For a Thriving, Sustainable Family Business That Lasts

John D’Eri was concerned his autistic son, Andrew, would have trouble finding steady employment after completing school. Set on changing those odds, D’Eri, who spent two…

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Mar 30 2016

Nexenta storage, Lenovo servers join hands

Nexenta and Lenovo launch strategic partnership to give customers new all-flash, all-disk and hybrid storage options and single-call technical support for software-defined storage Nexenta and…

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Mar 9 2016

The State of Small Business: Washington

As part of our yearlong project “The State of Small Business,” Business News Daily plans to report on the small business environment in every state…

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Feb 26 2016

ABBYY Introduces New Products to Identify Key Information from Documents

ABBYY is releasing two new language-based platforms to help businesses understand and act on complex, unstructured information. Based on Compreno, a natural-language processing technology, the…

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Feb 26 2016

5 Ways to Leverage Local Marketing to Build Your Brand

If you’re like most small business owners, the thought of carving out time for marketing, especially when you don’t have much of a budget to…

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Feb 16 2016

Townsquared in the PCMag Start-Up Spotlight

Neighborhood businesses need a more immediate way to communicate with each other and organize their community than the occasional Chamber of Commerce meeting. Townsquared, the…

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Feb 12 2016

Debunking Myths About Software-Defined Storage

Software-defined storage has been hailed as the answer to handling the data deluge of the 21st century. The ultimate goal of SDS is to provide…

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Feb 11 2016

ABBYY Helps Simplify Building of Cognitive Computing Applications

Thanks to the commercialization of platforms such as IBM Watson, interest in all things relating to cognitive computing is running high. But actually building these…

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Feb 7 2016

Down And Out Pricing: Navigating Volatility in The Chemical Market

Optimal efficiency is the name of the game to maximize profits in chemical manufacturing. The traditional model to load the plants and drop prices until…

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Jan 15 2016

50 enterprise startups you’ve probably never heard of who really are changing the world

It’s become a Silicon Valley cliche to talk changing the world by launching a startup. Most startups don’t do anything quite that dramatic. But some of them…

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Dec 30 2015

The Top 5 Trends for Small Businesses in 2016

No business sector is more diverse, inventive, and challenging than small business. Each year, millions of U.S. small businesses innovate with new ways of doing…

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Dec 14 2015

Identity Crisis in the C-Suite: Who Owns Profit?

Back in 1998, in the International Ballroom of the Washington Hilton Hotel, Dun & Bradstreet CEO Terry Taylor delivered a simple message to members of…

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Dec 7 2015

Manufacturing in The Digital Age: Where Do We Go From Here?

In the last few centuries, we have seen what could be considered three industrial revolutions moving from the steam engine to the conveyor belt and…

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Nov 28 2015

Lessons Leaned from Small Business Saturday Past

Small Business Saturday is seemingly the rosiest shopping holiday we’ve got this holiday weekend. Everyone loves to “love local” and America is leading the way…

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Nov 18 2015

Private social network Townsquared links local merchants

A few months ago, a shoplifter struck at a store down the street from Catherine Chow’s Hayes Valley boutique Azalea. Within moments, an alert flashed…

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Nov 18 2015

Townsquared Raises $5.3M To Expand A Nextdoor-Like Experience For Local Retail, Small Businesses

Even though Rohit Prakash was a dual MD and PhD researching optogenetics at Stanford University, his entrepreneurial itch kept returning him to his family’s small…

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Nov 13 2015

5 Stories We Didn’t Get to Write, Week of Nov. 13

While The VAR Guy works his hardest each week to bring you the hottest channel and vendor news, some stories inevitably have to get left…

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Oct 15 2015

Nexenta Partners with Universities for Higher Education Program

Nexenta, a provider of open source-driven software-defined storage (OpenSDS), has launched a program to partner with higher education institutions on developing technical curricula designed to…

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Oct 9 2015

DDS solves major big data IoT problems

As a big data technology, Internet of Things (IoT) is still in the very early stages of adoption. IoT faces major challenges because, unlike many…

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Oct 9 2015

Storage Weekly Notes: New Developments For Western Digital, SanDisk, Seagate In Focus

Western Digital Corporation has made headlines in the past few weeks, with China-based Tsinghua Holdings planning to invest $3.8 billion for a 15% equity stake…

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Oct 8 2015

Karbo Communications Launches PowerStart PR Launch Program For Early-Stage Technology Startups

Designed to Help Seed-Funded Companies Break Through the Market Noise SAN FRANCISCO, CA – October 8, 2015 – Karbo Communications, Inc.,a top-ranked tech public relations (PR)…

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Oct 2 2015

Stay in Control During Market Volatility

For chemicals manufacturers, market volatility is the new normal. It’s a daunting fact to accept, but it is the truth. With oil prices having reached…

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Sep 23 2015

How to Fill Your Analytics Talent Gap

In the last half decade, a talent gap has caused problems for executives looking to utilize data in a meaningful way. Companies are in dire…

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Sep 15 2015

SanDisk Partners With Nexenta To Offer Open Source Software-Defined Storage All-Flash Array

Flash storage provider SanDisk Corporation witnessed robust solid state drive product sales last year that drove the company’s rally in back in 2014. SSD revenues jumped…

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Sep 15 2015

Harness Enterprise Data to Win On the Global Stage

Theodore Levitt, the Harvard Business professor credited with coining the term, globalization envisioned a focus on interdependence across borders. However, he has seen its foundation…

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Sep 8 2015

Review: Software-based NAS options for the storage do-it-yourselfer

Software-based Network Attached Storage (NAS) is perfect for the do-it-yourselfer who doesn’t want to buy a pre-packaged appliance. With software-based NAS, you load the software…

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Sep 2 2015

SanDisk and Nexenta release open-source, flash software-defined storage array

SanDisk is best known for storage. Led by Nithya Ruff, the company’s head of open-source strategy, the company is integrating open-source into storage. In their…

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Aug 28 2015

Sales Velocity: Track It, Then Floor It!

The sales division of a manufacturer is working 300 sales opportunities, each averaging $12.5 million in value. The win rate is 8% and the average…

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Aug 26 2015

Real-time computing: Gateway to the Internet of Things?

Real-time computing means much more than getting a seemingly immediate response after hitting Enter. In fact, its real meaning involves interfacing to real machines doing…

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Aug 4 2015

RTI intros edge-to-cloud platform for Industrial IoT

RTI just introduced its RTI Connext DDS 5.2, a unified Industrial Internet of Things platform designed to deliver low-latency data distribution and scalable load balancing…

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Aug 4 2015

Arise (yet another) IoT platform

Real-Time Innovations (RTI) is an almost-25-year-old vendor of messaging software. While somewhat unknown to the outside world, RTI and companies like it provide the critical…

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Jun 1 2015

2015 Top Embedded Innovators: Dr. Stan Schneider, Chief Executive Officer, Real-Time Innovations (RTI)

Elected by his peers, Schneider serves on the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) Steering Committee. The role includes fiscal oversight and setting up subcommittees such as…

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May 19 2015

Getting Industry to an Internet Frame of Mind

Think about all the ways you spent your leisure time as a kid. How you listened to music, how you watched TV. Maybe you listened…

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May 5 2015

Internet Of Things May Drive Distributed Generation Microgrids

A number of technology companies and utilities have embarked on a testbed project to demonstrate a microgrid architecture for integrating solar, wind and storage that…

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Mar 27 2015

Industrial Internet Consortium Announces Microgrid Testbed

At a meeting yesterday to mark its one-year anniversary, the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), a member organization working to accelerate the deployment of industrial Internet…

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Mar 26 2015

Industrial Internet Consortium launches first grid-focused testbed

The Industrial Internet Consortium has launched its first energy-focused testbed. The Communication and Control Testbed for Microgrid Applications is made up of Industrial Internet Consortium…

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Mar 24 2015

Public Relations Agency Karbo Communications Achieves Record Year

Public Relations Agency Karbo Communications Achieves Record Year New B2B and B2C Clients Include Nexenta, ECAL and VigLink SAN FRANCISCO, CA – March 24, 2015 …

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Feb 5 2015

Dell Enterprise CTO Greenblatt Leaves Company

Sam Greenblatt, the CTO of the Enterprise division at computing giant Dell, has left the company and joined the advisory board of Nexenta Systems, a…

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Jan 23 2015

Video Friday: Mars Helicopter, 100 Dancing Robots, and Putin’s Combat Cyborg

In one of the wilder ideas we’ve heard for planetary exploration, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is proposing that we send a little robotic helicopter to Mars…

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Jan 22 2015

Australian calendar-marketing firm ECAL opens NYC office

One man’s “completely new marketing channel” is another man’s “entirely new way to be annoyed by ads.” But an Australian startup that’s trying to find…

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Dec 17 2014

ACDSee Pro 8 review: New editing features plus online storage

ACDSee Pro is considered one of the premier photo organizing and editing packages, and for good reason. Although sometimes awkward, it’s powerful and “gets it”…

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Dec 11 2014

ACDSee launches combo asset manager-photo editor to compete with Adobe

While Adobe’s massive Creative Cloud suite— starring Photoshop, Illustrator, and a host of Web and video apps — may fairly be considered the creative software gold standard,…

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Nov 19 2014

People-first email from WeMail and IBM Verse

Apple didn’t invent the smart phone, they just took the idea of a smartphone and jumped ahead a quantum leap. It’s a bit too much to…

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Nov 19 2014

Email Is Broken. These Apps Promise To Fix It

Everybody loves to complain about email. We get way too much of it, we can’t tell what’s important from what’s not, we never have time…

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Nov 18 2014

The Daily Startup: Big Backers for Breezeworks: Ev Williams, Marc Benioff, David Sacks, Peter Thiel

A parade of big-name investors has joined Twitter co-founder Evan Williams, whose investment firm Obvious Ventures led a $5 million Series A round for San Francisco-based Breezeworks, a startup that wants to…

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Nov 18 2014

WeMail Adds Voice Messages to Email

Do we really need another email client for phones? The answer seems to keep being yes. Almost everywhere you look, startups and big companies alike…

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Nov 18 2014

WeMail Raises $1M From Twitch, Reddit Founders For Intelligently Designed Mobile E-mail

Sure, there have been plenty of attempts at re-thinking e-mail on mobile devices. But that’s no reason not to try, try again. A pretty experienced…

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Nov 18 2014

WeMail Turns Mobile Email Into Chat

WeMail, a new mobile app that makes your inbox look like chat, is betting it will make the task of going through your inbox less…

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Nov 18 2014

WeMail raises $1M to make email happen at the speed of IM

WeMail, a Mercer Island-based startup, has raised $1 million in funding to change the way people use email on their mobile devices. The company’s app,…

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Nov 18 2014

WeMail makes email more like instant messaging

The number of startups that have tried to reimagine email for mobile now seems almost as large as the number of unread emails many people…

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Nov 18 2014

WeMail organizes your inbox, lets you reply to email with your voice

WeMail is the newest app trying to fix your overwhelmed and overcrowded inbox. The free service, which launched today, uses a few organizational tricks to…

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Sep 25 2014

ACD Systems Launches New ACDSee Pro 8 & ACDSee 18 Software

ACD Systems recently announced the release of two new image-editing/management products: ACDSee Pro 8 and ACDSee 18. Offering users a variety of imaging features in…

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Sep 25 2014

Better Messaging Means Security Can Grow with IoT

The brake pedal in your car probably isn’t attached to the brakes. But don’t worry, the pedal knows how to tell the brakes that you’ve…

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Sep 8 2014

New Software Framework Coming to Army UAS Ground Stations

The U.S. Army will soon be able to integrate new avionics capabilities at a much lower cost than it currently does thanks to a new…

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Aug 27 2014

RTI Q&A on Building the DDS Security Standard

This technical Q&A with the CTO of RTI discusses the DDS Security standard for the Industrial Internet of Things. The Data Distribution System (DDS) is…

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Aug 15 2014

GE Healthcare Selects RTI Connext DDS for Connectivity of Large Medical Instruments

The Internet of Things (IoT) is going to be connecting billions of ordinary things and making each one accessible through the Internet. This will revolutionize…

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Aug 14 2014

Meet the company connecting GE Healthcare’s new medical equipment

A new generation of medical equipment is helping GE continue bragging about its industrial internet progress. It includes a CT scanner that can be linked…

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Aug 11 2014

First Formal DDS Security

As noted in today’s article on some of the characteristics of the DDS data transport standard, it’s missing a rather important component: formalized security. Proprietary…

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Jul 21 2014

PowWow And The Allure Of Instant Mobile Apps

As enterprises try and re-imagine what their world looks like when all of their employees are able to work from anywhere (and, indeed, demand to…

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Jul 21 2014

PowWow Streamlines Enterprise Apps for the iPhone

PowWow, a San Francisco, Calif.-based software startup, today announced that the company’s self-named mobile application delivery platform is available on the iPhone, following a version…

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Jul 20 2014

Tools to tighten the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is coming, and there’s no doubting its potential. Government IT managers don’t care that your fridge can tell your smartphone…

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Jul 17 2014

Powwow extends their Windows app-refactoring solution to the iPhone

You might remember Powwow from an article that Brian wrote back in May as they emerged from stealth mode. They re-factor Windows and web applications…

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Jul 8 2014

Apple and Google Dominate ‘Internet of Things’ Influence with Home Automation Efforts

It’s early days for the Internet of  Things, but the largest technology players are moving quickly to stake out the territory. In just the past month, Apple announced…

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Jul 2 2014

2009 HERMES CREATIVE AWARD

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Jun 1 2014

Are you all in?

It matters. When I wrote that first sentence of copy for Karbo Communications’ website, it was based on working with entrepreneurs and technology executives for…

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May 30 2014

Deliver apps to mobile devices on the fly — without VMware or Citrix

A new company is offering an alternative approach to desktop application delivery to mobile devices, one that could save time and money for IT. IT…

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May 15 2014

PowWow customizes desktop, Web apps for tablets and smartphones

PowWow, a privately held upstart in the enterprise mobile software market, promises to simplify the porting of Windows or Web applications to smartphones and tablets…

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Sep 1 2012

2016 O’DWYER’S AWARD

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Aug 25 2012

2017 GOLD HERMES AWARD

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Aug 24 2012

2018 Bronze Stevie Award

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