Corvus, a Boston-based insurance tech company leveraging data science to assess risk and offer policies, has raised $32 million.Read Full Story
As the Company Recognizes Revenue from its Tech Services Division and Focuses on Capital Raising Efforts for its Fan Pass App Release
Friendable, Inc. announced the Company is approaching its next release of its “Friendable Mobile Dating App” including a Web Version for those more comfortable browsing on their computer rather than a mobile device.
Data is eating the world. It has been the most important tech trend since the 1990s. But to paraphrase Robert Solow, “You can see data everywhere but in the Internet statistics.Read Full Story
FACT: Internal organizational psychology related to tech implementations differ dramatically! MarTech leaders responsible for their organization’s sales and marketing tech stack can expect smooth sailing if the new system is linked to Marketing Automation. You will meet with little internal resistance when introducing an advanced web meeting system or social media platform.Read Full Story
In 2019, artificial intelligence garnered a lot of attention from governments, tech giants, and academics. But it was also a big year for enterprise AI.Read Full Story
Primis, The Video Discovery Platform have joined some of the leading ad tech platforms in the world to support ID5, the independent shared identity infrastructure providing premium publishers and ad tech platforms with a universal ID solution to improve user recognition in programmatic advertising.Read Full Story
First-Ever Collaboration Between Creative Tech Platform & Iconic Publishing Brand Will Raise Awareness and Drive Donations for Nonprofit’s Holiday Gift Drive
VidMob, a first-of-its-kind full stack creative technology platform, announced its first-ever partnership between its non-profit arm VidMob Gives and Meredith Corporation’s REAL SIMPLE, to launch a digital video campaign on behalf of Win,
Walt & Company, an award-winning Silicon Valley tech public relations and social media agency, announced that it has been selected by CleverTap as its U.S. public relations agency of record. CleverTap is the leading AI-powered customer lifecycle and user retention platform that helps brands maximize user lifetime value.Read Full Story
The IAB says these specifications are available for immediate adoption by publishers and tech companies.
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Chili Piper is a Sales Tech Platform; Now Enables Optimized Task Management for AEs and AMs
From Dreamforce 2019, Chili Piper, the Sales tech pioneer known for its smart scheduling solutions, announced the launch of the first email inbox specifically designed for account executives and account managers.
New Digital Campaign Features Sam’s Club Time-Saving Tech, Aims to Crown the World’s Fastest Shopper
Sam’s Club, the first digitally-led warehouse club, has partnered with two of the world’s fastest athletes in a new campaign touting the company’s mobile-checkout scanning technology.
The media narrative has turned against big tech, and this is an example.
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Some of the tech news I found interesting lately, and you might too: “In addition to making our systems more intelligent, we have to make them more intelligible too … AI systems to augment human capabilities … A human-centered approach is more important than ever.Read Full Story
Ipro renamed their conference from Ipro Innovations to the Ipro Tech Show this year. As always, it was held at the Talking Stick Resort in Arizona and it was very well organized. It started with a reception on April 29th that was followed by two days of talks. There were also training days bookending the conference on April 29th and May 2nd.Read Full Story
When I started building up a tech team for Better, I made a very conscious decision to pay at the high end to get people. I thought this made more sense: they cost a bit more money to hire, but output usually more than compensates for it. Many fellow CTOs, some went for the other side of the spectrum. This was a mystery to me, until it all made sense to me.Read Full Story
A modern tech stack typically involves at least a frontend and backend but relatively quickly also grows to include a data platform. This typically grows out of the need for ad-hoc analysis and reporting but possibly evolves into a whole oil refinery of cronjobs, dashboards, bulk data copying, and much more.Read Full Story
Some of the tech news I found interesting lately, and you might too: Jeff Bezos: “Many decisions are reversible, two-way doors. Those decisions can use a light-weight process. For those, so what if you’re wrong? …. If you’re good at course correcting, being wrong may be less costly than you think, whereas being slow is going to be expensive for sure.Read Full Story
A carefully picked list of some of the tech news I enjoyed recently: So, you know that prototype we showed you? Turns out AI in real world conditions is hard.Read Full Story
This article came out on Monday on our Summer Seminar in Philosophy of Statistics in Virginia Tech News Daily magazine.
October 28, 2019
From universities around the world, participants in a summer session gathered to discuss the merits of the philosophy of statistics. Co-director Deborah Mayo, left, hosted an evening for them at her home.