The Value of Analytics for Retail Banking

by Hal Hopson |October 7, 2015|No Comments

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In the world of digital marketing, analytics reign supreme. Whether it’s calculating page views, clicks, bounce rate or SEO-trending keywords, running and marketing a business hinges largely on your ability to collect, interpret and leverage analytics to understand customer needs and identify opportunities. Retail banking is no different. Branches Still Matter The ability to mine […]


The Benefits of Self-Service Simplicity for Commercial and Corporate Developers

by Lorena Hathaway |September 30, 2015|No Comments

Mobile Applications

The ability to test-drive an API before investing in one is crucial. After all, developers need to feel comfortable and confident with an API, to ensure that it meets their needs and works intuitively toward their goals, if they’re going to adopt it as part of their day-to-day. As any developer can tell you, having […]


Pitney Bowes and the Industrial Internet of Things

by Joe Francica |September 16, 2015|No Comments

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The Internet of Things (IoT) is creating huge buzz because, as individuals, we are part of it. We carry mobile devices that include sensors such as accelerometers and GPS receivers. In addition, the projected number of connected devices is staggering. In 2015, Business Insider predicts that there will be 4,800 connected endpoints added every minute, growing […]


How Location Intelligence Will Power Intelligent Cities

by Morris Lee |September 10, 2015|No Comments

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Local government relies heavily on geographic information about the conditions of roads, location of crimes and the ability to attract business through economic development. Today, cities are also using advanced location technology and sensors to update real-time public transit schedules, for example. The “intelligent city” concept describes the reliance on data, as well as wireless […]


The Business Value of “May We Use Your Location?”

by Joe Francica |September 3, 2015|No Comments

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Today, mobile phone users don’t think twice in responding affirmatively to the question, “May we use your location to improve the app?” The pop-up request flits by so fast we hardly notice anymore. But what happens to the location-based data that are being collected and who benefits? Today, your mobile phone can act as a […]


The “Where” Factor is Now the “Wow” Factor

by Joe Francica |July 16, 2015|No Comments

Location technology and information is a disruptive force in the broader enterprise IT market. The reasons are two-fold. First, location-aware applications are perceived to be free. For example, mobile apps are expected to integrate with maps and allow users to navigate from point “A” to “B” or to other points of interest. Second, location-based data […]


Smarter Cities and the Internet of Infrastructure

by Joe Francica |May 18, 2015|No Comments

London Location Intelligence Digital City

What does a city mayor focus on every day? What key questions must be answered? Generally, it’s about jobs and economic development. What’s the available job market in our city and do we have a qualified workforce? Where’s the land to build factories? Will this attract new business? How do we increase the tax base […]