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8 tips for a great dashboard UI – Muzli - Design Inspiration

The technical age we live in today is evolving each day with various brilliant technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Business …

UI Design

7 Pro tips to nail Dashboard Design

In a world driven by big-data, dashboards have become a popular means to deliver important information at a glance.<p>Have you seen a dashboard of a …

Data Visualization

Google's Grand Plan To Make AI Accessible To Developers And Businesses

Artificial intelligence took center stage at Google’s annual user conference, Cloud Next 2018. The company made several announcements that make machine learning and artificial intelligence accessible to both developers and businesses.<p>One of the first announcements came in the form of Cloud AutoML, …

Machine Learning

Roku's Audience Marketplace Builds OTT Ad Ambitions: Walters | The Drum

When Roku's CEO told The Vergecast podcast last week the company wasn't a hardware company but an advertising one, it seemed to surprise watchers.<p>But …

Roku

Viacom in talks to acquire AwesomenessTV

Viacom is in talks to acquire youth-media company AwesomenessTV from Comcast, Verizon Communications and Hearst, according to two people familiar …

Media Industry

'Marketing clouds are building things that can go directly to brands': Salesforce's ad acquisitions could be more bad news for agencies

Massive consultancies like Accenture Interactive and Deloitte Digital have been aggressively moving into ad agencies' turf.<p>But agencies should also watch out for the likes of Salesforce, Oracle, and Adobe.<p>That's one school of thought when it comes to why Salesforce acquired the data-aggregation …

AdTech

Top 10 Best Website Trends of 2018

Every year, website design and user interface change slightly; 2018 is no different, with trends emerging in design, typography, and colors. To design a website that can compete with the millions of other similar websites out there, it is important to be aware of the newest styles and most popular …

UI Design

YouTube tests Explore feature for more personalized video recommendations

If trying to tear yourself away from watching too many videos on YouTube isn’t hard enough, it could get even harder.<p>According to a post released by YouTube, the experimental feature will be tested out on one percent of iOS YouTube app users over the next few weeks. YouTube claims this feature will …

Internet

How Click-to-Play Is Changing the Realm of Video Advertisements

Google’s announcement that Chrome would block autoplay video with sound came as welcome news to many. However, it may be a hard pill to swallow for …

Advertising

Segmentation Good, Over-Segmentation Bad

It's too expensive for marketers to ask everyone if they want to buy the next new thing. They eschew the dragnet for a line baited with the right …

Netflix Is Even Personalizing Its Graphic Design To You Now

Netflix knows you well–so well that it’s now generating new movie art based on your preferences.<p>Netflix is spending $7 billion on content next year–content that’s been shaped largely by Netflix’s own data on what people like to watch. And of course, Netflix will ensure you see the content you’re …

What I’ve learned from competing in machine learning contests on Kaggle

Recently I decided to get more serious about my data science skills. So I decided to practice my skills, which led me to Kaggle.<p>The experience has …

MIT’s PixelPlayer can isolate the sounds of instruments using AI

Equalizers are one way to pump up the bass in your favorite tunes, but researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) have a better solution. Their system — PixelPlayer — uses artificial intelligence to distinguish between and …

How Smart TVs in Millions of U.S. Homes Track More Than What’s on Tonight

The growing concern over online data and user privacy has been focused on tech giants like Facebook and devices like smartphones. But people’s data is also increasingly being vacuumed right out of their living rooms via their televisions, sometimes without their knowledge.<p>In recent years, data …

Samba

Fox set a streaming record during the World Cup on Monday

Fox Sports has done a lot of work to deliver live streaming coverage of the World Cup in Russia, but it seems to be paying off. The network announced that the Brazil-Mexico match was its top authenticated streaming event ever with 1.4 million unique visitors, and that Monday was its best all-time …

IPG Acquires Acxiom Marketing Solutions

Looks like Acxiom Marketing Solutions (AMS) is an agency business after all. Interpublic Group said Monday it acquired Acxiom’s legacy data …

IPG's potential investment in Acxiom may influence WPP's decision to keep Kantar

Acxiom predominately supplies data and analytics on households for direct marketing and customer relationship management work. According to Liberum, …

How the adtech sector is correcting itself post-GDPR, and its hopes for a more sustainable future

<b>The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has produced an atmosphere of caution across the industry with marketers the world-round now</b> …

Google researchers created an amazing scene-rendering AI

A neural network from Google's DeepMind has impressive spatial reasoning skills.<p>New research from Google's UK-based DeepMind subsidiary demonstrates …

Deep Learning

Slow death: Latency is a weight dragging down publishers’ bottom lines

<i>by Chris LoRusso, svp publisher solutions at Nativo</i><p>These are challenging times for publishers. In addition to dealing with ad blocking, fraud, …

Google launches AI-powered content recommendations for G Suite customers

There’s good news for G Suite customers: Google today is injecting a bit of natural language processing (NLP) into Docs, Sheets, and Slides workflows. The Mountain View company announced that it’s expanding Quick Access, a machine learning-powered tool that suggests files relevant to documents …

Google Docs

World Cup Ups Usage Of Streaming Video Platforms

The World Cup, currently underway in Russia, is having a significant impact on the use of live streaming video services, a pair of new studies …

‘It’s so frustrating’: YouTube’s top creators have gripes but few better options

Digital video creators’ frustrations with YouTube over their videos being demonetized and not always reaching their audiences has created an opening …

Why AT&T’s Acquisition Of AppNexus Is A Big Deal

The rumors were swirling during the Cannes Lions festival last week, though I don’t think I expected it to happen so fast. But it did. Yes, AT&T has …

AdTech

We asked 100 teens how they watch television — and the results should horrify cable companies

Grace Clark, 17, doesn't like television. She says the episodes are too long.<p>"I like YouTube, because the content is shorter and therefore is able to hold my attention throughout the whole video," Clark told Business Insider.<p>Her favorite is the Vlog Squad, a group of YouTube-famous 20-somethings …

Context Matters: IRIS.TV Looks To Put The Right Videos In Front Of The Right Viewers

When Spotify was still fairly new, the assumption was that people would want to listen to their own playlists and maybe share them with their friends. But developers of the app soon realized that people were quickly growing tired of their own music and were looking for someone or something else to …

‘Biggest VidCon ever’: YouTube, rival platforms step up their creator overtures at annual event

Teens and tweens won’t be the only ones trying to get close to top digital video creators this week at VidCon, the online entertainment industry’s …

White House reportedly considers GDPR-like data protections

Online data privacy is a hot topic right now for a number of reasons. US residents and elected officials alike still have their eyes on Facebook as concerns continue to circulate over the policies that led to the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Further, more recent reports have revealed that the …

Report: AT&T eyeing AppNexus acquisition

AT&T is looking to acquire AppNexus, one of the largest privately-owned ad exchanges, Cheddar reports.<p><b>Why it matters:</b> The acquisition would help AT&T …