U.S. Media MR weak from lack of accreditation. What IBM Watson must do. (RBDR 2.09.2016)

Today on RBDR:

1) The U.S. media research measurement landscape is in shambles, according to expert Tony Jarvis, because its providers are unable to earn nationwide accreditation for their properties.

2) What IBM needs to do — in five steps — to build the prominence and dominance in artificial intelligence that it seeks through IBM Watson and cloud computing.

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FiveThirtyEight.com takes on PPM. Public trading of MRSS India. (RBDR 7.02.2015)

Today on RBDR: 1) Nielsen’s PPM gets probably unwanted public attention in a fivethirtyeight.com story about its possibly dampened radio ratings. 2) MRSS India is that country’s first publicly trade research agency. 3) Perhaps the most important research innovation discussed at IIDEX was a new capability that was privately shared by Marketing Evolution. (Kristin Luck tell us what she heard.)

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