July 7th, 2015

Enterprise gamification is a spoon full of sugar

There are two things that your employees really hate that are essential to  your success as a company:  1. Training and development: taking time off from their precious work  hours in order to go through those stultifying and seemingly  pointless mandatory online continuing education hoops HR needs you and your staff to jump through every quarter.

June 3rd, 2015

eBay Announces Advertisers Program With Enticing Features

eBay announced the launch of new Promoted Listing ads, which enable advertisers to pay only for clicks that result in an item being purchased.

April 27th, 2015

Enterprise automation: artificial intelligence in the making

Bill Gates has expressed serious concerns about artificial intelligence and its threat to humanity, commenting on Elon Musk’s $10 million investment in support of research that keeps AI beneficial to humanity. People are starting to become concerned that the machines we create will eventually be able to turn around on us and betray the trust […]

April 6th, 2015

Sprinklr raises $46m to build out an omnichannel offering: Experience Cloud

“Omnichannel” is a word to get used to as I expect we’ll hear this buzzword more and more as the technical marketing term to describe something relatively simple: the seamless customer experience. More on that in a minute. It’s a word used in much of the media reporting on two announcements from enterprise social media […]

March 9th, 2015

Google Launches Program To Get More Android Devices In The Workplace

Google just announced a new program called Android for Work. It’s basically self-explanatory in that its aim is to get more Android smartphones and tablets in use in the workplace. “Over a billion people today carry Android smartphones—devices that are more powerful than the computers we used just a few years ago,” said Rajen Sheth, […]

February 9th, 2015

Microsoft Looking To Make Companies Smarter With Analytics Acquisition

Microsoft announced that it has agreed to acquire Revolution Analytics, which provides software and services for statistical computing and predictive analytics programming language “R”. Microsoft says it will use the acquisition to help companies take advantage of R and data science.

January 14th, 2015

eBay Announces Enterprise Clients Have Hit $1 Billion In Sales

eBay announced that eBay Enterprise clients have hit the $1 billion sales milestone. This is across over 6,500 stores, 42 brands, and three continents. eBay merged Magento with eBay Enterprisejust over a year ago. They’re showcasing their solutions at the National Retail Federation Big Show in New York City this week.

December 8th, 2014

Facebook at Work is Coming

It had to happen sooner or later. The social media giant, Facebook, no longer satisfied with invading our personal life, is now gearing up to make an impact in our work life too.

November 10th, 2014

IBM and Twitter Enterprise Partnership Announced

Twitter and IBM announced a new partnership to give enterprises Twitter data through IBM tools and services. Essentially, it’s a combination of Twitter’s “public pulse” of real-time data and IBM’s cloud-based analytics, customer engagement platforms, and consulting services.

October 20th, 2014

How to create a new product or service, which people will love

The world’s most successful businesspeople have something in common with the world’s greatest inventors. It’s simply this: Instead of answering the questions people are already asking, they look for new, better questions to answer. The thing about business is that it’s already overflowing with vendors, offering the marketplace whatever the marketplace is asking for.