Rahul Ramanujam

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Human Intelligence vs. Artificial Intelligence

<b>Digital journey is not just about converging human intelligence and machine learning, but also harmonizing them to create positive synergy in</b> …

Why Notifications Are About to Rule the Smartphone Interface

When iOS 8 hits, the notification center is going to be the most important screen in your iPhone. Think about it: Notifications already are the way …

The digital trends for business

One question that many clients ask is: What are the key digital trends that companies are embracing? These trends are reflected in the business …

Building a Digital Bank is a Matter of Survival

Digital banking is more than getting consumers to use online or mobile banking or building a new app – it is a way to run an entire organization. …

Mobile banking users set to double over next four years - KPMG

03 August 2015 | 18375 views | 0<p>The number of mobile banking users globally is forecast to double to 1.8bn over the next four years, encompassing …

The three reasons banks fail to embrace digital effectively

I’ve been presenting the theme around what banks have to do to become digital for a while now, and obviously have blogged and written loads about it, …

The Digital Dawn in Banking

A discussion of the challenges facing the banking industry and where organizations should start the process of digital transformation.

The Data Science Ecosystem

Data science isn’t new, but the demand for quality data has exploded recently. This isn’t a fad or a rebranding, it’s an evolution. Decisions that …

Utilization of Big Data from Web Analytics to Improve Web Design Decision-making

All businesses that own/control websites, blogs and web and/or mobile applications know the importance of having web analytics tracking code. …

Google Tag Manager's Data Model

It’s time for MeasureCamp again! As before, I want to write an accompanying post for my session, since there’s always so much more to say than the …

#GTMtips: Track URL Fragments As Pageviews

(<b>Updated 15 July 2015</b>: Added a huge simplification. Jump straight to the update at the end.)<p>URL fragments are strings of characters that follow a <b>hash</b> …

Mobile ad spending to hit $100B in 2016 and become the biggest digital ad market

Mobile ad spending is on a tear. It will top $100 billion in 2016 and account for more than 50 percent of all digital ads for the first time, according to market researcher eMarketer.<p>More than $101.37 billion will be spent on ads served in 2016 to mobile phones and tablets worldwide. That’s a 400 …

Banks should know their customers’ digital skills says new report

As consumer adoption of mobile devices and social media increases, banks can’t really rely on standard details such as income, age and geography to …

7 tips to create awesome mobile app designs

Yelp is a good example of intuitive mobile interaction design. The app is very clean, with nice, big buttons that state their purpose. The buttons’ clear labels are easily understood by just about any user. Much more than that, the app uses some common mobile UI patterns, like the toolbar at the …

The Future Of Finance Is In Real Time

In a world of decreasing size and rapidly increasing technological development, the financial sector needs to keep up at the same pace. While physical supply chains have improved to keep track of the digital world, the financial supply chain has not kept pace.<p>The race toward real-time financial …

FinTech

The value of Apache Kafka in Big Data ecosystem

<i>This is a repost of a recent article that I wrote for ODBMS.</i><p>In the last few years, there has been significant growth in the adoption of Apache Kafka. …

Online Dashboards: Eight Helpful Tips You Should Hear From Visualization Experts

(This article was first published on <b>Plotly Blog</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>“There is no such thing as information overload, only bad …

Data Visualization

Google+: A case study on App Download Interstitials

Many mobile sites use promotional app interstitials to encourage users to download their native mobile apps. For some apps, native can provide richer …

Apps

The reusable holdout: Preserving validity in adaptive data analysis

Posted by Moritz Hardt, Research Scientist<br>Machine learning and statistical analysis play an important role at the forefront of scientific and …

Speed, Focus, Smart Insights: 5 Google Analytics Custom Reports FTW!

Standard reports stink. Custom reports rock!If you are a regular reader of this blog, you are quite familiar with this sentiment. I've expressed it …

Analytics

How an Israeli hurdler and mother of two turned ClicksMob into a $10M business

Chen Levanon used to be a hurdler in college. So the Israeli woman is a natural for running a fast-moving business like ClicksMob.<p>ClicksMob is a mobile-only performance advertising platform that delivers users to app developers and publishers. As a third-party broker, ClicksMob can access more than …

Two Ways To Persist Data Via Google Tag Manager

The web is stateless. It’s basically blind to your past, and it does a poor job of predicting what you might do in the future. When you browse to a …

The Future Of The Web Is All About Context

Falon Fatemi Contributor<p>Falon Fatemi is founder and CEO of Node.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>2016 Will Be The Year Of The Sales Stack<p>Imagine a world where search engines proactively send recommended articles, people and companies to their users — and all of these recommendations are extremely …

Engines

Why long scrolling sites have become awesome

The smaller the screen, the longer the scroll.<p>The popularization of mobile browsing is another timely, and significant, supporter of long scrolling. The small screens of mobile devices limit the amount of information that can fit above the fold, forcing designers to choose between scrolling, …

LinkedIn launches Lookup, a standalone app to help you tap your co-workers' skills

LinkedIn has launched a new standalone iOS app called LinkedIn Lookup today in a bid to help users make better use of their co-workers’s skills.<p>The company says it conducted research that suggests many corporate employees feel they could do a better job if they knew how to find out who else in the …

3 Important Factors to Consider When Optimizing Your CTA

CTA (Calls to Action) buttons are important for the success of an ecommerce website. You are probably here looking for some tips to make them work …

Affiliate Attribution: Putting the Pieces Together

• The ability to create a unified framework to compare performance (clicks and Impressions) in which affiliates compete for budgets on equal …