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Purpose Over Product at Dreamforce 2018

As tech companies grapple with crises of confidence and ethics, enterprise software leader, Salesforce didn’t just push products at its annual Dreamforce conference, it’s pushing purpose. It’s not every day that one finds a dedicated track on “personal empowerment and mindfulness” at a large tech conference. It’s also not every day techy conference attendees encounter […]

Digital Identity: Analyzing Human Impacts (Series)

As consumers of digital (content, messaging, products, and services) every click, hover, swipe, and interaction on our devices constantly accumulates to shape our “digital identity.” In this Kaleido Insights impact analysis, we’ll examine the human impacts of digital identity as characterized by the organizations and devices that collect and act on our many data profiles.

Apple Enables Customers to Reduce Phone Addiction, Resulting in Changes to Many

Click above video or access directly: Tim Cook describes how he wants users to curb their phone addictions and have “a great life” without being tethered to the phone, features include data on app usage, and ability for users to limit notifications, apps, and overall time on device. By Jeremiah Owyang, Jessica Groopman, Rebecca Lieb, […]

New Research Helps Businesses Prepare for Artificial Intelligence

September 11, 2018, — (San Francisco, CA)  While 80% of data across enterprises is unused, global interest in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machines’ ability to “learn” is at an all time high. Today, Kaleido Insights released its latest research report, AI Readiness, Five Areas Businesses Must Prepare for Success in Artificial Intelligence. The report introduces […]

The Hidden Transformation Underlying AI Transformations

As companies race towards “AI transformation,” applying machine learning and other techniques to optimize their processes, products, and services, there are numerous simultaneous infrastructure transformations occurring throughout AI stack. These transformations impact both suppliers and adopters and introduce yet more uncertainty to the market.

Is Technology making us Calm — or causing us Anxiety?

Is the technology in your life making you Calm? Or increasing your Anxiety? When you look around at all the beeping and blinking apps and devices, most of the technology in our lives is trying to get and hold our attention. Even media websites and social networks are trying to get your eyeballs for ad-based […]

Webinar Replay: How AI is transforming retail customer acquisition strategies

AI is rapidly reshaping how retailers reach and engage customers across channels and in real-time. And, because your success in retail is so deeply interconnected with customer experience––from browsing, to decision, purchase, to post-purchase loyalty– AI is increasingly going from “nice-to-have” to necessity for higher sales and bigger bottom lines. With billions of customer behavior […]

Cut Shrinkage And Throw Out The Planogram With Mixed Reality Merchandising

It’s rare that one technology set could solve retailer woes related to both merchandise theft and in-store planogram stipulations, yet virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) offer promise in both arenas. Retailers are cutting shrinkage of high ticket-value items by displaying virtual versions that utilize mixed reality implementations, while other retailers are eliminating tedious planogram issues […]

Facebook Data Breach & Advertising Transparency

By, Jessica Groopman, Jaimy Szymanski, Rebecca Lieb, and Jeremiah Owyang of Kaleido Insights. Topic: Facebook Data Breach & Advertising Transparency Example: Cambridge Analytica Impact Analysis: Humans (consumers and end users) and Businesses Confusion still swirls around what really happened (the news cycle on this story has been so unrelenting that we’ve postponed our analysis for […]