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January 19, 2017

10 Keys to a Successful Product Launch

It was love at first launch. In 2016, Prisma Labs gave many consumers their first taste — or sight, rather — of artificial intelligence. By using neural networks, the eponymous photo-editing app transforms photos into breathtaking impressionist paintings.

January 10, 2017

10 Tips for Successful Product Roadmapping

Developing a digital product without a roadmap is like trying to cook a meal without a dish in mind. Sure, you might have all the right ingredients for a filet mignon. But if you don’t combine them in a thoughtful, considerate way, you’re likely to wind up with an underwhelming meatball. 


December 07, 2016

How Apple Wallet Passes & Beacons Will Revolutionize Multiple Industries

Beacons contribute to billions of dollars in retail sales each year, but most use cases for beacons require users to download an app. How can this hurdle be overcome? We’ve actively been exploring other ways companies can use beacons to interact with consumers.

December 06, 2016

5 Brands That Should Leverage Mobile Beacons Immediately

Beacons are low-cost, small hardware devices that use ‘Bluetooth low energy’ technology to emit a signal that can be picked up by nearby devices. They can be used for greater accuracy in location-based applications, allowing companies to track user trends and provide a more personalized customer experience. We’ve experimented with different use cases for beacons and how they can be used most effectively to reach target audiences.

December 02, 2016

Chatbots: A Programmatic Approach to User Happiness

When users want information, they want it fast. Studies have shown that 62% of B2B and 42% of B2C customers purchased more after a good customer service experience. 69% attributed their good customer service experience to quick resolution of their problem. What if there were an omniscient digital entity that was able to respond to user requests at lightning speed, all at once?