Kibo Announces New Order Management Technology for Unified Commerce Cloud Platform

Kibo’s Unified Commerce Cloud now delivers more extensible and configurable order management capabilities to current and future clients.
Kibo announced the release of new order management technology that considerably improves the usability, scale and extensibility of the company’s Unified Commerce Cloud platform.

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New Business Models Require a New View on Customer Relationships, Flexera Software Study Finds

Subscription and Consumption Models Require More Insight and Transparency
Flexera, a demonstrated leader in software installation, open source software scanning, and software monetization, today released a research report on evolving trends with customer relationships.

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Glance Expands its Presence in Singapore as Part of Global Expansion

To more than double its headcount in Singapore for accelerating growth in Southeast Asia
Glance, one of the fastest-growing content platforms in the world, announced that it is increasing its presence in Singapore as part of its global expansion plans.
Glance delivers artificial intelligence-driven, personalized content to screen zero of smartphones.

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3 Ways Technology Can Improve Creative Briefs and Project Intake to Drive Greater Efficiency in Marketing

Technology won’t make you more creative, but it can give you more space to be creative. It’s a part of the Marketing Technology stack that deserves some focus because Marketing leaders are clearly investing in creative teams and technology can drive greater efficiency.
CMOs have been building in-house creative teams for the last 10 years.

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Essential Web Design Stats for 2020 [New Research]

As people spend more and more time online, the role of the web designer has become increasingly crucial.
As a web designer, it’s your job to stay on top of new techniques, technologies, and tricks that continue to emerge at a phenomenal rate. Additionally, you also need to run your business — including finding clients, filing accounts, and potentially hiring and managing staff.

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Bloomberg Media Rebrands TicToc to QuickTake by Bloomberg; Creates Expanded Digital Video Studio in Preparation for OTT Launch

Global Video News Network for the Next Generation to Deliver More Robust Digital Video Offering Tailored for Social and Streaming
Bloomberg Media announced that it is rebranding TicToc, its social video news network, to QuickTake by Bloomberg. This is a key step for the brand as it evolves into a premium global news network that seamlessly connects the world of social and streaming.

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NexTech’s AR eCommerce Platform Integrates With Magento 2.0 250,000 eCommerce Sites

Magento 2.0 AR integration will drive more online sales from AR for eCommerce
NexTech AR Solutions the leader in augmented reality for eCommerce, learning applications, and branded entertainment experiences is pleased to announce that NexTech’s 3D augmented reality (3D/AR) solution for eCommerce will integrate seamlessly with Magento 2.0.

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4 Ways Marketing and Creative Teams Can Streamline the Review and Approval Process

Marketing is living in a new age of content. We have more channels and formats to fill than ever before. And yet even as our MarTech machines demand more content, some Marketing organizations haven’t updated the process by which the fuel is created.
Previously, I wrote about why and how we should address this by improving the creative briefing process for MarTech Series.

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How 3D Eye-Tracking Can Contribute to the Retail Industry

The state-of-the-art eye-tracking technology is ever more present in talks about future industrial and consumer applications, tacking human-machine interaction to the next level. Giants like Google and Facebook acknowledged its potential and bought eye-tracking start-ups to advance the eye-interaction technology.

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The Person Behind the Product: The Growing Retail Power of Influencers

Gone are the days when shoppers relied on word-of-mouth recommendations or were influenced by a more traditional TV, radio or newspaper advert before buying a product.
Now with over 3.2 billion social media users worldwide, it is faster and easier than ever to market to  consumers – and savvy influencers are taking full advantage, according to leading agency Influencer Matchmaker.

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Identifying Unique Sustainability Opportunities Across Categories to Foster Trust With Consumers

More and more, consumers are factoring a product’s sustainability attributes into their purchasing behavior—and are even redefining what constitutes healthy to include the health of the world at large. As we’ve noted earlier, 73% of global consumers say they’re willing to change their consumption habits to reduce their environmental impact.

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Get Ready For These Six 2020 Business Intelligence Trends

More and more often, businesses are using data to drive their decisions — which makes cutting-edge analytics and business intelligence strategies one of the best advantages a company can have.
New technologies, especially those driven by artificial intelligence (or AI), are changing how businesses collect and extract usable insights from data.

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9 AI Tools to Streamline Your Social Media Strategy

Did you know that more than 42% of the world population is on social media?
With a growing number of people connecting to social networks, having a social media strategy is vital to your digital marketing success in 2019.
You probably already know that a lot of time and effort comes with successful social media management.

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LivePerson Debuts SocialConnect and EmailConnect to Help Brands Manage All Digital Customer Interactions in One Place

New solutions allow brands to deal with massive volume and shift customers to more effective messaging channels
LivePerson, Inc., a global leader in conversational commerce solutions, announced the launch of SocialConnect and EmailConnect, bringing social media and email into the industry-leading LiveEngage platform.

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Facebook: Advertisers to get more tools to control where ads appear

As Facebook continues to deal with controversy over its political ad policy, and becomes more a force in the market for spending on online advertising, the company on Wednesday rolled out a set of new tools designed to give advertisers more control over the places where their ads appear on the social-media site.

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IDG Contributor Network: Intel flexes AI processing muscle

Cloud and datacenter architects searching for new ways to pack more artificial intelligence horsepower into already constrained spaces will want to take a close look at Intel’s new Nervana Neural Network Processors. Depending on the application, the processors may offer four times the performance or one-fifth the power draw as commercially available alternatives.

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