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Just In Time For Cyber Monday: IBM Unveils The This Year’s Hottest Holiday Trend Is Mobile

Written on
November 26th 2014
Author
Adotas

IBM projects another strong shopping season with online sales projected to increase 15 percent over the five-day period between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday.  The biggest increase in online sales is expected on Cyber Monday, predicted to grow 15.8 percent, followed closely by Thanksgiving with a projected increase of 15.6 percent. ... more...

Digital.NYC Embraces Curated Content As Publishers Turn to Third-Party Sources

Written on
October 16th 2014
Author
Caroline Albanese

Earlier this month, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled Digital.NYC, a first-of-its-kind online platform that will serve as a centralized hub for the City’s tech ecosystem. Taking advantage of the the city’s new “.nyc” domain, the hub aims to provide information and resources to deliver valuable tools for digital ... more...

Publishers Applaud Attribution Acquisitions … To An Extent

Written on
May 19th 2014
Author
Seth Ulinski

ADOTAS – In the same day, two ad tech companies specializing in attribution were acquired. AOL purchased Convertro for $91 million, with performance triggers that could add $10 million to the final price tag. Meanwhile, Google snatched up Adometry for an undisclosed sum (let’s assume a price tag north of $150-$200 ... more...

IBM and Kenshoo Partner to Deliver Premium Search Marketing Solutions

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April 17th 2014
Author
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, April 17, 2014 (ADOTAS) – Kenshoo, the global leader in predictive media optimization, today announced it will go to market with IBM to deliver search marketing campaign management solutions to clients, such as Bizgnition. A certified IBM business partner, Kenshoo offers premium technology solutions for automating, measuring, and improving search ... more...

IBM to Acquire Silverpop

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April 10th 2014
Author
Press Release

ARMONK, N.Y., April 10, 2014 (ADOTAS) — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Silverpop, a privately held software company based in Atlanta. Silverpop empowers marketers with cloud-based capabilities that deliver personalized customer engagements in highly scalable environments and will accelerate IBM’s leadership in marketing automation. Financial terms of ... more...

The ABCs of Digital Marketing: Ad Tech, Big Data and Consultants

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March 28th 2014
Author
Ben Kartzman

ADOTAS – There are two things you can always count on in ad tech:  First, there will be somebody who says that next year will be the year of ad tech consolidation. Second, that person will be wrong.  This year will not be the industry’s year of consolidation. With technologies like mobile, ... more...

The Data Deluge: Blessing or Curse for Content Marketers?

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March 24th 2014
Author
Lars Christensen

ADOTAS — Now more than ever, it is essential that content marketers be precise and targeted with the content they develop in order for it to hit the mark and achieve the desired effect. With the growth of precise tracking analytics that empower marketers to create specific target personas, there ... more...

Webtrends Welcomes Joe Davis as New CEO

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February 18th 2014
Author
Press Release

PORTLAND, Ore., February 18, 2014 (ADOTAS) — Webtrends, the global leader in digital marketing solutions, today announced the appointment of Joe Davis (pictured) to Chief Executive Officer. Bringing more than 25 years of technology experience, Davis assumes the role effective immediately and will lead the company’s business strategy and ... more...

IBM Study: Consumers Willing to Share Personal Details, But Expect Value in Return

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January 13th 2014
Author
Press Release

NEW YORK, January 13, 2014 (ADOTAS) — A new IBM (NYSE: IBM) study of more than 30,000 global consumers released today at the 2014 National Retail Federation convention (#NRF14) found consumers are willing to share their personal information with retailers, particularly if they get good value in exchange. The percentage of ... more...

Blogshare: ‘Mobile Is Not A Channel’

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October 4th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS – In a guest post on AllThingsD titled “How $10 Million Can Lose You $250 Million,” Raj De Datta (pictured), CEO of cloud marketing platform BloomReach, asserts that mobile should not be considered a channel unto itself, but rather the connective tissue that binds together all marketing efforts. “[Mobile] begins, ... more...