June 2016

The National Network of Spanish Railways entrusts to Dialoga the improvement of their customer service systems

June 27th, 2016|

The telecommunications operator is now in charge of the management, monitoring and auditing of its Contact Centre. Further to the tender presented by the National Network of Spanish Railways (RENFE), Dialoga Group has been chosen to provide them with an intelligent telephone network solution as well as auditing services of all calls received in the company's Call Centre. This agreement between the [...]

Dialoga Group prepared for the disintegration of the EU after Brexit

June 24th, 2016|

Dialoga Group, as a CloudComms® Operator, has ten years of B2B experience offering services such as PBXs, contact centres, call recording, call tracking for marketing campaigns, voice biometrics, sentiment analysis of communications, etc. For the provision of these services it is necessary to have local telecommunications infrastructure in each country of the EU, given the heterogeneous European regulation requiring that each country [...]

May 2016

Think you’re not being tracked? Now websites turn to audio fingerprinting to follow you

May 30th, 2016|

Online trackers add audio fingerprinting to their arsenal of tools to identify and follow people on the web. New research into web-tracking techniques has found some websites using audio fingerprinting for identifying and monitoring web users. During a scan of one million websites, researchers at Princeton University have found that a number of them use the AudioContext API to identify an audio [...]

Smart Tampon? The Internet of Every Single Thing Must Be Stopped

May 30th, 2016|

Let’s play a game. Which of the following is a real smartphone-connected product? A) A bottle that tracks your H2O intake B) A bowl that tracks your dog’s H2O intake C) An umbrella that reminds you not to leave it behind D) A tampon that reminds you when it is time for a change It is actually a trick question. All four [...]

Apple sees iPhone sales fall for the first time: down 16.3% to 51.2 million in Q2 2016

May 17th, 2016|

iPhone sales have fallen for the first time in the device’s history. As part of the company’s latest quarterly earnings announcement, Applerevealed today that it sold 51.2 million iPhones, 10.3 million iPads, and 4.0 million Macs during its fiscal second quarter of 2016. These aren’t the results Apple typically delivers at this time of year, but they also aren’t a complete surprise [...]

TalkTalk says it’s back on track after cyber attack

May 16th, 2016|

(Reuters) — British broadband operator TalkTalk said it had bounced back from a customer data theft in October, stabilizing its customer base in the final quarter after 95,000 subscribers left following the breach. The company, which positions itself as a low-cost option against BT, Sky and Virgin Media, said its customer base remained flat in the three months to the end of March. It [...]

Robots won’t just take jobs, they’ll create them

May 16th, 2016|

Robots and artificial intelligence have come a long way since a Roomba entered your home to vacuum your floor and Siri gave you advice on the best Italian restaurants in your parents’ neighborhood. Cars drive themselves. Robots deliver pizza. A revolution is underway. According to a 2013 University of Oxford study, half of American jobs could be automated within the next two [...]

Business Leaders Must Reimagine the Workforce in the Digital Age

May 2nd, 2016|

By neglecting digital workforce transformation, companies are failing to build the capabilities that they will need to succeed in an era of digital disruption according to a new report, Workforce Transformation in the Digital Vortex, from The Center for Digital Business Transformation (DBT Center), an IMD and Cisco initiative.  The report describes the steps that an organization can take to digitize its [...]

April 2016

Bitcasa killing Drive cloud storage service on May 20, will focus on ‘growing platform business’

April 22nd, 2016|

Bitcasa, a company that has offered a cloud storage service for backing up files, today announced the discontinuation of its Bitcasa Drive cloud service. The service will become unavailable at 11:59 p.m. PT on May 20. “We are discontinuing our Bitcasa Drive service in order to focus our full attention on our growing platform business,” the company said in an unusually succinct [...]

Natural language processing startup Idibon nears shutdown

April 22nd, 2016|

Idibon, a startup that has developed technology for analyzing text in many languages, could be shutting down soon, VentureBeat has learned. The company ran out of the money needed to keep operating independently, and acquisition talks recently fell apart, a source familiar with the matter told VentureBeat. Employees were told earlier this week that Friday would be their last day, the source [...]