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Emerging Technology
You Can Now Simultaneously View a Washington Post Article’s Video and Read Its Text

The Washington Post today announced a new video player that allows for continuous video viewing while scrolling through an article page. The technology, built by The Post’s engineering team, leverages the company’s proprietary video platform first introduced in December 2014. “We are always working to enrich the viewing experience, and as users multitask more and […]

Latest
New #WGCIT Incubator Set to Revolutionize How We Farm

Today Western Growers held the grand opening of its Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT), a technology incubator aimed at bringing innovative entrepreneurs together with farmers to facilitate creative solutions to the biggest challenges facing agriculture. Bruce Taylor, Chairman and CEO of Taylor Farms, was instrumental in coalescing the Western Growers Board of Directors around […]

Guest Post
Anti-Social Media Driving Twitter in the Age of Terror

By Dr. Julie Albright If you doubt the efficacy of social media – rather, if you want to see the greatest discrepancy between what so many marketing experts and their respective agencies claim to do versus what a specific group can do – look at the shell casings, police tape, memorial flowers, candles and photographs […]

Case Study
6 Things People Expect From Your Contact Center in the Digital Age

Customers are talking, texting, tweeting, browsing and chatting more than ever. Their lifestyles demand fast, convenient access to information. Customers are also more self-reliant, often using self-service channels, peer-based communities and social networks to get help. Not surprisingly, people have little tolerance for poor service. They’ll simply take their business elsewhere. Failure to address these […]

Infographic
#AuditorProud Social Media Blitz Encourages Careers in Auditing

The Center for Audit Quality (CAQ) and auditors from leading firms across the country today unleashed a social media blitz to highlight the benefits of a career in auditing and the important role auditors play in our capital markets. The employment outlook for accounting students couldn’t be brighter. The Bureau of Labor Statistics 2014-2015 Occupational […]

Big Data
Imperva Web Study: Humans Take Back the Web

Much has changed in the general understanding of bots since Imperva first revealed them to be responsible for the bulk of all website traffic. Today, it is not uncommon to find entire articles (including their own) dedicated to the study of individual bots: their HTTP footprints, points of origin and the nuances of their behavior. […]

Case Study
Bringing Service Companies into a Single Social Media View with Tracx

Belron is the world’s largest dedicated vehicle glass repair and replacement company. A truly global company, Belron has 25,600 employees, and operates in 34 countries across five continents. The company’s strategy has always been to deliver profitable growth in a responsible way, and listening to the customer’s voice certainly falls into Belron’s definition of responsibility. Like many […]

Case Study
70% of Marketers Want More Meetings with Their Sales Reps

This is just one of the findings from a brand-new research report released today by sales platform ToutApp. The survey of over 300 B2B marketers looks at the frequency and effectiveness of intra-team communication between marketing and sales departments within B2B organizations. Key findings include: 89% say that intra-team marketing / sales meetings improve marketing […]

Andre Bourque (SocialMarketingFella) is Editor Emeritus of Technorati.

He covers emerging trends and news in social, mobile, cloud, and related technologies.

Based in San Francisco, he can be contacted via his social channels and at: andrefbourque@gmail.com

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