Daily News: Data Management Investments, Leveraging Voice Search Technology, Winning on Amazon

Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. Marketers Are Ramping Up Data Management Investments (January 8, 2019) eMarketer: “In December 2018, the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and Winterberry Group estimated that US marketers spent nearly $5 billion on data management and…

Comment ETAM a boosté son taux de conversion sur Salesforce Commerce Cloud avec l’intelligence artificielle de Target2Sell

« Target2Sell nous a permis de mieux comprendre nos clients et de répondre avec davantage de finesse à leurs attentes. Le résultat : +16,5% du taux de conversion en période de soldes!», déclare Emmanuelle Leonardi, Head of e-Merchandising pour ETAM. ETAM, la marque inspirationnelle de lingerie et prêt-à-porter française présente dans 60 pays, a choisi d’enrichir…

Build Your Own CAPTCHA and Contact Form in PHP

People write code every day to automate a variety of processes. We exploit the fact that computers are a lot faster and more accurate than humans, which lets us simplify a lot of mundane tasks. Unfortunately, these same abilities can be used to program computers to do something malicious like sending spam or guessing passwords.…

Daily Crunch: The age of quantum computing is here

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here: 1. IBM unveils its first commercial quantum computer The 20-qubit system combines the quantum and classical computing parts it takes to use…

Verizon and T-Mobile call out AT&T over fake 5G labels

AT&T recently started a shady marketing tactic that labeled its 4G network as a 5G network. Now, rivals Verizon and T-Mobile are not having any of it. In an open letter, in which AT&T is not named directly, Verizon says in part “the potential to over-hype and under-deliver on the 5G promise is a temptation…