5 Excellent Big Data Tools for Fostering a Digital Workplace

The future of business relies heavily on big data advancements. One of the biggest strides that the technology sector has made for corporations involves the creation of the digital workplace with AI, machine learning and other big data tools.
This new work environment functions exclusively in a virtual world.

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Prediction Series 2019: Interview with Anurag Kahol, CTO and Co-Founder at Bitglass

Hi Anurag. Tell us about the biggest disruptions that you see happening in 2020.
We will see an increase in the number of M&A deals in 2020. In fact, 79 percent of respondents to Deloitte’s M&A trends 2019 report expect the number of deals they close to rise in the next 12 months – up from 70 percent last year.

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The Second Biggest File Power Story of 2020

The second biggest File Power story of 2020 has to do with marketing channels.Here’s what I commonly observe (again, how I calculate “File Power” will be explained later … focus on the concepts today).Traditional Call-Center Customers have 100% “File Power”.Traditional In-Store Shoppers have 100% File Power.

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CNET Rings In A New Decade Of Technology At CES 2020

CNET Covers the Hottest News and Biggest Trends at the Consumer Electronics Show with Wall-to-Wall Coverage and Live Video from Tech West in Las Vegas CNET Presents Its Annual the Next Big Thing SuperSession “Moving into an Anticipatory Tech World”
CNET, the world’s largest consumer tech media brand, returns to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas to give its global audience a lo

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How Consumers Actually Responded to All Those Black Friday Ads [New Research]

Although Cyber Monday is described as the biggest online shopping event of the year, more than $7.4 billion in online purchases were made on Black Friday in 2019.
While a majority of Black Friday purchases happened online, a Fiserv study found that brick-and-mortar store purchases rose by 4.2% compared to 2018.

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Is Predictive Analytics Revealing Unexplored eCommerce Niches?

Predictive analytics is one of the biggest disruptive technologies shaping the eCommerce industry. IQLECT published an article on this last year titled The Importance of Predictive Analytics for E-commerce Stores.
The article pointed out that companies have lagged implementing predictive analytics technology, due to cost and complexity concerns.

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Amazon Advertising This Cyber Monday: Too Good an Opportunity to Miss

According to Amazon, last year’s Cyber Monday was the biggest shopping day event in history. It was part of a record-breaking holiday season that included Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and the weekend, i.e., the “Cyber Five.”
Marin’s ad management platform showed that during last year’s Black Friday weekend, clicks and ad spend were up in the US by 53% and 81%, respectively.

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3 Ways Brands Can Win Black Friday with Digital Ads

Black Friday is one of the biggest days in the retail calendar, and for good reason. Every year, the post-thanksgiving sale brings in more and more attention, and with that, revenue. However, with the ever-growing reliance on the digital world, we are seeing a significant shift towards online sales.
In 2018, while footfall in shops dropped by 5.

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Exploit Economics of Autonomous to Transform Your Organization

One of the biggest threats to our world economy (outside of climate change, social inequality, unregulated proliferation of weapons and the rise of Terminators), is the retirement of the technician and engineering expertise that is necessary to keep our factories, hospitals, cities, trains, airports and other operational entities running effectively.

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Is machine learning research moving in the right direction

Research in machine learning has seen some of the biggest and brightest minds of our time – and copious amounts of funding – funneled into the pursuit of better, safer, and more generalizable algorithms. As the field grows, there is vigorous debate around the direction that growth should take (for a less biased take, see here).

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