Growing up, I used to play “grocery store” with my sister. We’d go into our pantry, take out all the food, and set up a grocery store in our living room. I would typically “buy” goldfish.Read Full Story
When I was 12 years old, I used to look through my older cousin’s CD collection, a little confused.
I didn’t understand the need to have CDs when I could go on my iTunes and listen to all my favorite songs. Then, when I was in middle school, I got my first hand-me-down iPod shuffle.
This is a great example of the product life cycle (PLC) in action.
Big data is being used for a variety of purposes in 2020. One of the biggest applications of big data is with personal financial planning.
A couple of years ago, Digitalist Magazine published an article on the growing importance of big data in financial planning and analysis.
Acquisition Extends Protection Beyond the Perimeter to Defend Against Brand Exploits Used to Steal Money and Data
Mimecast Limited, a leading email and data security company, announced the acquisition of Segasec, a provider of digital threat protection.
As a customer-facing representative — whether you work in sales, service, or support — you’re probably used to working in a busy, noisy office space. Maybe you work on a loud sales floor surrounded by reps chatting on the phone with leads. Perhaps you work in an office space with customer service and support reps working to assist customers over the phone or video chat throughout the day.Read Full Story
By Donie O’Sullivan | CNN
Artificially-generated faces of people who don’t exist are being used to front fake Facebook accounts in an attempt to trick users and game the company’s systems, the social media network said Friday. Experts who reviewed the accounts say it is the first time they have seen fake images like this being used at scale as part of a single social media campaign.
Instagram rolled out a feature in July in which it used artificial intelligence to detect comments that might be considered offensive, warning the people who are posting those comments and giving them a chance to reconsider. That feature was extended to captions Monday.Read Full Story
“OOH used to be about buying media based on time and place, but with programmatic it’s more about buying an audience.”
Could you tell us about your role and journey into Marketing Technology? What inspired you to join Broadsign?
I originally joined Broadsign as an investor early on. I liked the product, the company’s vision and its track record in the space.
Used Car Dealer Wins BBB’s Prestigious Award, 2 Years in a Row!
Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado (BBB) announced the winners of the 2019 Excellence in Customer Service Awards during their 25th Annual BBB Excellence Awards Gala held at the Colorado Springs Marriott.
Propensity – that is, a natural inclination or tendency – is a term that’s used frequently in Marketing, but not much anywhere else. Customers are a jumpy lot: a recent survey from the DMA found that 61% of customers had switched at least one brand in the last 12 months, so it’s no wonder that marketers and brands want to know what their customers will do next and when.Read Full Story
Data is a unique economic asset; it never depletes, never wears out and can be used across an unlimited number of use cases at near zero marginal cost. Data in the hands of management and operational leadership can be used to drive material, financial, operational and customer impact.Read Full Story
Like many kids, when I was younger, I used to spend Christmas Eve eagerly awaiting the morning when I’d run downstairs and see a mountain of presents to unwrap.
I imagine search engine optimizers feel the same way when the news hits of a new Google algorithm update.
While Google makes updates every day — an average of almost 9 per day — most of these are minor updates.
When I was a young teenager, I used to write songs with my best friend.
We knew that one day we’d be famous songwriters (because, of course we would), and we didn’t want to fight about who owned the songs when we were famous.
So, at 13 years old, my friend and I looked up copyright laws to see what our rights were … I’m not kidding.
Total of €48 Million Raised in the Round Will Be Used to Expand the Company’s Award-Winning Pricing Platform and Engage in Strategic M&A Projects
Pricefx, the global leader in native cloud pricing software, has secured €23 million in additional funding to conclude the company’s Series B financing round.
Case studies can be used as a learning tool for both successful concepts as well as failed ones, while also serving as a valuable business card when approaching new customers. Here’s how to create an effective case study.Read Full Story
Jim Savage writes:
Not sure if you knew, but Stan was used in the Australian Productivity Commission’s review of the Australian retirement savings system. Their review will likely affect the regulation on $2 trillion of retirement savings, possibly saving Australians around $20-50 billion in fees over the next decade.
Because of their brevity, tweets can be difficult to analyze. In this blog, I used SAS Visual Text Analytics (VTA) 8.4 to analyze 40,000 tweets posted from September 20, 2019 to September 27, 2019. At least 7 million people, mostly youth, in more than 700 cities across the globe, demanded the world to act to combat global warming.Read Full Story
Here’s the deal: I used PyMC3,
matplotlib, and Jake Vanderplas’
JSAnimation to create
Metropolis-Hastings, slice sampling and NUTS.
I like visualizations because they provide a good intuition for how
the samplers work and what problems they can run into.
You can download the full notebook here or view it in your browser.
Web Analytics and Digital Analytics are quite often used interchangeably. I have been asked, by my students and some clients, about the difference in these two, so I decided to write this short post to clarify the terms.Read Full Story
In the past two posts (part I and part II), we used Latent Dirichlet Allocation (LDA) to discover topics for tweets, and visualized them. In this post, we’ll investigate using LDA on an 8gb dataset of around 8 million Stack Overflow posts.Read Full Story