Software

How IoT, Wearables, Existing Tech Will Help Ensure Back-to-Work Safety (Forbes)

IoT is particularly powerful because wearables were already connected to employees before the pandemic. Pro athletes are now used to being monitored for their physical attributes a... More

Who Owns Digital Workplace Strategy? (CMS Wire)

The digital workplace is big business. $1.3 trillion big, to be precise. That’s a whole lot of money being pumped into developing capabilities and implementing the tools, apps an... More

Wasabi CEO: Why the Pandemic Has Accelerated IoT Adoption, and What it Means for Businesses (Verdict)

The rise of Industry 4.0 puts data centre-stage as a company’s most valuable resource. It is forcing businesses to think more strategically about how they interact with their dat... More

Why Siloed Solutions Won’t Win in the D2C Economy (Vistex Blog)

Technology has made it possible to distribute content faster, to a broader audience, and in myriad forms. That has only multiplied the complexities of managing the supply chain, as... More

Amazon Launches New Alexa Developer Tools (TechCrunch)

Amazon announced a slew of new features for developers who want to write Alexa skills. In total, the team released 31 new features at its Alexa Live event. Unsurprisingly, some of ... More

How Hulu’s Self-Serve Ad Tool Could Open Streaming’s Floodgates (Digiday)

Hulu is lowering the barrier to entry for smaller advertisers, and that has the potential to lure even more dollars into the streaming advertising market, especially once Hulu exte... More

Re-Thinking the Content Supply Chain: Less Chain, More Content (KlarisIP Blog)

KlarisIP industry veterans explore if it's time for a new approach to the media content supply chain in 2020, post COVID-19.... More

SoundCloud Offers Artists Dolby-Powered Audio Mastering (Billboard)

SoundCloud is teaming with Dolby for a new feature that allows creators to master their songs without ever leaving their accounts on the streaming platform.... More

Say Goodbye to Browsing: Retail Shopping in 2020 Gets a Total Makeover (Salesforce Blog)

Now that all 50 states have relaxed stay-at-home measures, retailers large and small are reopening physical stores. But when they do, little in retail will seem familiar to shopper... More

Retailers Taking Closer Look at Voice AI Technology (MC)

For many Americans, “Hey, Siri, type a text,” or “Alexa, turn up the volume” have become common phrases as voice assistants and smart speakers have become more popular. Now... More

Digital Payments Set for Massive Post-Pandemic Surge (IT Pro Portal)

Contactless and digital-only payments solutions to significantly disrupt traditional card issuers, report claims.... More

With or Without You (SAP Insights)

A new kind of buyer is about to upend your carefully planned customer experience. Your ability to deliver what that buyer is looking for will depend on your products, services, and... More

Five Considerations for Creating a Contactless Workplace (Digitally Cognizant Blog)

To ensure a zero-touch workplace for remote and in-office workers, businesses need to balance advanced support technologies with new best practices.... More

AWS Launches Amazon Honeycode, a No-Code Mobile, Web App Builder (TechCrunch)

AWS announced the beta launch of Amazon Honeycode, a new, fully managed low-code/no-code development tool that aims to make it easy for anybody in a company to build their own appl... More

SAP, Deutsche Telekom Publish Corona Warning App After Just 50 Days of Development (SCN)

SAP announced that after only 50 days, the German government’s Corona Warn App has been launched and is available for download in Apple’s App Store as well as in the Google Pla... More

Genpact Opens Internal Learning Program to Foster Professional Resilience Globally (SCN)

Genpact announced Adapt and Rise, a role-based online learning platform that leverages Genpact's expertise honed from delivering real-world change for hundreds of clients. By makin... More

Salesforce Powers PenFed Credit Union’s Digital Financial Services, Member Experience Transformation (SCN)

Salesforce announced an expanded relationship with Pentagon Federal Credit Union (PenFed), the nation's second largest federal credit union, to transform its member platform and im... More

Multifactor Authentication: The Next Battleground (Security Intelligence)

X-Force Incident Response and Intelligence Services (IRIS) has responded to multiple security incidents where multifactor authentication (MFA) was not implemented—but where imple... More

How Cinelytic is Using AI to Help Hollywood Reboot for the Streaming Wars (VentureBeat)

While Hollywood giants have plunged into the streaming wars with massive vaults of content, they still face a yawning consumer data deficit as they try to catch up to industry lead... More

ZOO Digital Passes 350M Subtitles for the Entertainment Industry (ZOO Digital Blog)

ZOO Digital has produced over 350 million subtitle files for the entertainment industry, hitting the latest milestone as interest in cloud-powered localization continues to spike. ... More