How IoT and AI Devices are Changing Search
Pierre DeBois 1/10/2017 14 comments
The rise of Amazon Alexa and Google Home introduce a new competitor for search engines -- IoT home devices with supporting AI. Here's how analytics planning must change to accommodate the new world.
Connecting the Analytic Dots in IoT
Pierre DeBois 11/28/2016 12 comments
The struggle to learn how customers engage with IoT devices as part of customer experience is real. Here is how marketers can approach strategies with analytics reporting that monitors related traffic in real time.
How AI is Teaching Analytics A New Language
Pierre DeBois 10/31/2016 4 comments
The rise of services based on artificial intelligence is adding more variety and reporting challenges in analytics. Here are tips for marketers to look for in managing AI influenced metrics and reports.
Open Source Opens the Advancement of Analytics
Pierre DeBois 8/9/2016 2 comments
O’Reilly Media’s OSCON featured how open source is influencing business operations at every level. Analytics practitioners looking to manage advance tactics should pay attention to the lessons learned.
When A City Gets Behind IoT Development
Pierre DeBois 7/25/2016 9 comments
Chicago’s push for improving civic services through data is leading to IoT innovations, a robust developer community, and an intriguing new seminar demonstrating best practices for analytics practitioners and tech managers
The Slow Death of Vanity Metrics
Pierre DeBois 3/9/2016 13 comments
The increasing demand for understanding customer preferences in advanced analytics means managers have become more report savvy and less stuck on vanity metrics.
Kicking The Analytic Tires
Pierre DeBois 2/1/2016 15 comments
As we can learn from automakers like Ford, effective study of customer needs and activity generate data that can create a renaissance within any company.
Imagining the IoT's Influence
Pierre DeBois 7/31/2015 23 comments
The Solid conference on new technology highlighted not only the opportunities for the Internet of Things but how analytics pros have to be deeply involved in IoT initiatives.
Google’s Steady March to Mobile Search Dominance
Pierre DeBois 3/17/2015 13 comments
Mobile moves to the forefront in analytics and Google's search algorithm plans, and that means you have to think about how your website's architecture serving the needs of the mobile world. Take a peek at what Google plans for April.
Visualizations help communicate the meaning behind analytics to a variety of users. Now virtual reality is taking that a step further.
You've heard all about the data science talent gap that McKinsey cited in 2011, but there's a lot more -- including new information -- that you need to know about McKinsey's ongoing research. Learn more Thursday on All Analytics Radio.
What hybrid automobile offers the highest MPG? It's not the Prius anymore. Take a look at these visualizations to find out the new leader.
Understanding retail customers means knowing what they will want and when they will want it. To deliver that, retailers must be able to see customer behavior across physical stores, the web, mobile apps, and more.
Chatbots, AI, virtual reality, machine learning, and more will be featured as leading edge technologies for retailers attending the NRF Annual Convention and Expo in New York City. But many retailers are still getting their arms around advanced analytics.
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