Artificial intelligence has slowly made its way through businesses, more so those that operate on the internet. Amongst the companies that have embraced the use of artificial intelligence and are helping others embrace it too is Sentient AI, which is easily regarded as a global leader. Sentient AI has been providing online marketers with platforms that allow them to stand out and make their businesses soar. The company recently introduced a new Multi-variate testing solution, Sentient Ascend, which has so far made testing more than a hundred times faster than other existing testing solutions.
Before the introduction of Sentient Ascend, the other A/B and multivariate testing solutions were not only slow, but they required high traffic, and could just manage a handful of tests at the same time. On the other hand, artificial intelligence-assisted multivariate testing allows the business owners to run and apply various tests and changes at the same time, all in the hopes of improving the website conversion rate.
What is Multivariate Testing
Multivariate testing allows marketers to reduce years of data testing into just a month. With the new Sentient Ascend, instead of marketers having to pick and try out only a handful of their ideas, they test all ideas they can think of, and all at the same time. The new testing solution makes use of genetic algorithms to single out the best ideas or designs, which is critical in helping a business experience improved performance in an instant.
Many companies confess to finding a savior in multivariate testing. Unlike other A/B testing tools which are either too slow or require too much traffic as mentioned earlier, multivariate solutions prove to save businesses precious time and funds that would be used on the other slower and costly solutions. In addition to allowing simultaneous tests, those who use it are also able to test the changes across all their conversion avenues on different pages during one trial period as well.
Daily, e-commerce businesses continue to struggle with establishing a perfect client experience for potential buyers. And while page designs and product quality consistency are essential, there are other matters that might seem negligible. These issues when focused on can be the difference between one being just a browser, or making a purchase or other related activity. Sentient AI seems to have come up with a solution to all these problems through their AI based multivariate testing tool.
Rocketship Education is a breath of fresh air as far as education is concerned. Rocketship Education is a non-profit charter school system that is usually located in lower-income neighborhoods where there is a shortage of excellent schools.
Rocketship has left the traditional school model with large classrooms with student populations of 20 to 40 students in favor of smaller sized groups utilizing various modern tools and strategies to get the job done. The traditional school model of herding students in one classroom is very inefficient as it is difficult to discipline such classes and the learning that takes place is not at a high level.
The Rocketship Education model is called “Balanced Learning” and it works very well as the students embrace it and have lots of fun. There are some large classroom meetings, but it is usually for general announcements and short periods of-of getting together for information needed by all. The operative word here is short, because the larger the group the more difficult it is to disseminate information.
Smaller groups of 4 to 6 students are where the action is at Rocketship Education. Here is where the learning takes place. Subjects can be delivered in a very dynamic way where students can immediately ask questions and feel comfortable in the group. Robust teaching aids such as bullet lists, flash cards, animated examples and the like help to illustrate the instructor’s points.
Digital learning is done individually with laptops and headsets. Digital is similar to what most of the students are already familiar with because it is presented in a game and puzzle format. Math, science, lists, terms, history and science facts and similar subjects are ideal for digital learning.
Individual tutoring is handled one-on-one with each student. This is an opportunity to find out and address any difficult areas the student might be having in understanding and applying course materials. It gives students the chance to really ask questions and have concepts explained. Knowledge is good to have, but if it can’t be put to practical use it is worthless.
The evidence is powerful in that at the time of graduation tests scores indicated that the average Rocketship Education student is as much as a year ahead of contemporaries in public schools in the same geographic areas.
Taking three years to perfect, Lime Crime ‘s Unicorn Hair dream colors are here to help you showcase your inner princess, rebel, goth or rock star! Produced by CEO Doe Deere, the semi-permanent hair dye is made to last longer and fade gracefully. Unicorn hair is a vegetable-based dye that’s carefully and correctly made out of pure, vegan ingredients which aren’t just gentle on hair but gentle on the environment and its amazing creatures. Unicorn Hair comes in colors that are either complete coverage and tinted formulas. After application, Unicorn Hair leaves your hair feeling creamy as silk while dazzling your essence with the scent comparable to that of mythical winged creatures. The dye conditions hair as it deposits color, and is made not to damage hair.
This Fall, it seems the unicorn hair trend has evolved its goth kingdom– at least, based on Lime Crime. The mark only proclaimed that it has to unite four more colors to its Unicorn Hair Collection. This time, the colors have gone far darker, bolder and more dramatic. Even though the first rollout of colors was bright, cheery and lively as can be, these four new colors are decadently climactic.
The colors making their debut at LimeCrime are Chestnut, which is an expressive maroon; Squid, an ominous purple; Charcoal, a dusky gray; and Sea Witch, the tail shade of a primitive and impolite adversary of an unsuspecting mermaid. These colors are exclusively full-coverage, and the decision to discharge such extreme colors was intentional. Within an Pinterest article, the brand mentioned that these colors are all intended for anyone who has brunette or darker-haired women who wish to represent Team Unicorn.
Naturally, colors are always more vibrant on pre-bleached hair that’s clean and unconditioned. However, the new Fall colors can be implemented on dark hair without bleaching. For full coverage, it is ideal to use the color and leave it in for thirty minutes. Tints should be left for 45 minutes and then rinsed until the water runs clean. It’s ideal to use color-treated hair shampoo and shampoo between colors to preserve color.
Sadly, it’s become normal to hear about someone abusing someone else’s rights. It is a bit shocking when that abusive someone turns out to be sheriff. Usually, reporters and law enforcers don’t clash so personally, but the case of Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin vs. Sheriff Joe Arpaio was not a normal situation.
Briefly explained, Lacey and Larkin’s local newspaper, Phoenix New Times, wrote numerous stories about Sheriff Arpaio’s shady dealings. The sheriff became enraged and launched a full-scale attack on Lacey and Larkin’s human and civil rights. He even attempted to attack the rights of their employees and readers.
In stories like these, there’s always a lawsuit at the end. Whether the good guys win is always a tossup but Lacey and Larkin won their case.
They immediately committed their money to numerous migrant rights organizations all over Arizona. They also started the Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund to further help rights groups and free speech groups in their area.
The actions of Sheriff Arpaio speak for themselves. It actually got to a point where he couldn’t even defend what he’d done; it was that appalling. He actually used fake grand jury subpoenas to violate Lacey and Larkin’s rights.
His obsession with Phoenix New Time and its executives goes beyond wrong. He outright abused and violated every First Amendment right and human right of the duo. The man called himself “America’s Toughest Sheriff”. In reality, he was just a horrible man with far too much power to handle.
While most Arizona natives dismissed Arpaio’s actions, Lacey and Larkin saw him for what he really was: a power-abusing racist. It can easily be said that he hated Latinos, especially those that immigrated to this country. The fact that Phoenix New Times reported on all of his misdeeds enraged him more than anything else.
It goes without saying that people responded with outrage when they found out that Arpaio arrested two reporters for no reason at all other than personal vengeance. Learn more about Michael Lacey and Jim Larkin: http://www.laceyandlarkinfronterafund.org/about-lacey-larkin-frontera-fund/michael-lacey/
He didn’t just stop at arresting them. He wanted all of their notes and the personal information of all of their employees. He also wanted the names of anyone that might have read their articles about him.
Not even Lacey and Larkin believed the gall of the sheriff. His actions were deplorable, to say the least.
Greg Secker is currently famed to be one of the most respected individuals in the United States. Many people know Secker as an international speaker, entrepreneur, master trader and philanthropist who has been doing his best to change the lives of the people around him. Although he is still very young, the businessman has already accomplished a lot. The multimillionaire has successfully created several companies that have turned out to be very successful. These ventures are based in the United States and other parts of the world. His investments are also very popular because of their success. At the moment, Greg is famed for being one of the wealthiest individuals who is based in Europe. Secker is also very passionate about assisting the individuals who are looking forward to becoming businessmen.
Greg Secker has come a very long way. According to a recent interview, the investor started his career several years ago when he was given an opportunity to work in a company known as Thomas Cook Financial Services. After working in the company for a short while, the management gave him a chance in the foreign exchange department, and they were impressed. The international speaker acquired a lot of expertise in a very short duration, becoming one of the best employees in the company. His success at the industry motivated him to start a venture known as Virtual Trading Desk.
The institution served consumers as an online forex trading platform, and it did very well under his leadership. Many individuals got the expertise they were looking for through the online platform. Greg Secker has also been helping young entrepreneurs to make money in the competitive market. His expertise has assisted very many people in the world, and this is one of the reasons the investor has won the hearts of very many people.
Apart from his successful career, Greg Secker believes that his greatest role in the world is being a father to his child. According to him, one of his greatest fears is being a bad father to his children. Every day, Secker looks forward to spend time with his family so that he makes the right decisions for his young children.
If you are a fan of car rallies and more specifically Brazilian car rallies, then you probably have heard of Michael Terpins. He is one of the rising stars of the Brazilian rallying world due to his speed. He is one of the participants of the 25th edition of the Brazilian Sertoes Rally and is a member of the Bulls Sertoes Rally Team. He is assisted by Maykel Justo who is an excellent navigator. The pair impressed in the early stages of this year’s edition of the Sertoes rally after finishing first in two races before developing mechanical problems.
Michael Terpins was born 40 years ago in Sao Paolo, Brazil. His family like most families in Brazil loved sports. His father Jack Terpins was a retired basketball player and was always supportive of his sons when it came to sports. His brother Rodrigo Terpins was also a rally driver and participated in the Sertoes rally five times before. Michael made his debut at the Sertoes rally in 2002 in the motorcycle category. He then navigated for his brother for a few years after which he decided to become a pilot.
The passion for rallying that is shared between the brothers led to the creation of the Bulls Sertoes Rally Team. The team has participated in a few championships like the Mitsubishi Cup, the Brazilian Championship of Cross Country Rally and the Sertoes Rally on board the powerful T-Rex which was developed by MEM Motorsport. The car has a powerful v8 engine which boosts the confidence of Michael Terpins.
The 25th edition of the Sertoes rally kicked off in August and was held in 3 states over a distance of over 3300 kilometers. The event is the most awaited of the Brazilian rallying events as it is the most enjoyable and exciting. It is also the most challenging and requires strong cars and a strong team which is ready to face any challenge. Michael Terpins may not have won this year’s edition of the Sertoes Rally, but his team proved they were quick and could pull a decent performance despite the many technical difficulties they faced.
It’s unique when a company invests an enormous amount of capital into short stocking one particular company. One special case is that of Kerrisdale Capital Management which used $100 million on betting against a single stock. The face behind the company is the Chief Investment Officer, Sahm Adrangi. He founded the company in 2009 and has been operational since then.
The Company’s Research Analysis
The firm’s reputation is known where they use well-researched data. During the move, Sahm Adrangi alongside the company’s analyst Shane Wilson were to provide information on why they settled on that particular firm.
They were to give detailed analysis through reports and videos to back up their actions. Also, the fact that they managed to raise such capital in a short amount of time showed that the firm was destined for a better performance.
It is said that after making the deal public, the firm had already started buying into the company. The company was later unveiled in May to be Dish Network. Kerrisdale, through Sahm Adrangi, had planned to issue out on all information they had against the firm.
Sahm Adrangi’s Career Background
Adrangi went to Yale University. Here, he attained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics between the years 1999 to 2003. After graduation, he secured a job at Wall Street’s Deutsche Bank where he worked slightly over a year. He later moved on to Chanin Capital Partners as an analyst involved in dealing with bankruptcy restructuring.
After Chanin, he shifted to Longacre Fund Management and also served as an analyst. In April 2009, Kerrisdale was born. He founded the company whose focus was on investment. The company started off with a capital of less than $1 million, but it has grown over the years with a capital management of about $150 million.
Over the years, Adrangi has been successful with short stocking fraudulent companies. He hit the headlines through his expose on different fraud-related Chinese companies who faked their books. He used investigators to seek for evidence so that when going public, he would be backed by evidence. Adrangi has been able to beat all odds and make a name for himself over the subsequent years.
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Securus Technologies is one of the largest correctional facilities’ providers in the world. The company was born, in the year 2004, as a result of a merger between T-Nex and Evercom, the two leading technology providers for prison. Today, the company boasts of having served an excess of 1.2 million prisoners and approximately 2,500 facilities.In the recent past, this company has been in the lime light for a number of things. Firstly, they have been praised for boldly asking GTL for a technology bake off. This shows that the company is extremely confident in what it does. Securus Technologies a few years ago used over $650 million to improve their product and customers service. Using the money, Securus built a state of the art call center. The call center employees enough employees to ensure that customer service is 24/7 and that people no longer have to wait in line for hours.
Additionally, the money was used to ensure that each two weeks, at least two technology products are released. This has been a great stride for the company. It has enabled them to come up with creative products such as video visitations, creating value for prisoners and their families and the correction facilities.As we acknowledge the great strides that Securus has made, it is only fair to acknowledge the man behind all that work. Richard. A. Smith is the CEO and Chairman of Securus. He joined the company in the year 2008 and since then the company has only been soaring high.
Why Rick Smith is the Perfect CEO for Securus
Experience is the number one factor that makes Rick Smith the best man for the job. Smith has over 4 decades of experience in the technology industry. Over the many years, he has acquired extensive knowledge that Securus could capitalize.Before joining Securus, Rick Smith worked for Eschelon Inc. He had been with the company since the year 1998 to the year 2007. He started out as the Chief Financial Officer, a position that he held for two years. In the year 2000, Rick Smith was promoted to President of the company. This was only a year after receiving a promotion to the position of Chief Operations Officer. In the year 2000, he was again promoted to be the company’s Chief Executive Officer.In the Past, Rick Smith also worked for Frontier Corp, which is today known as Global Crossing. His tenure at Frontier Corp lasted 26 years, having served the company since the year 1972. During the 26 years, he was in various leadership positions including Chief Information Officer, Controller, President of Mid West Telephone Operations, Director of Business Development and VP of Financial Planning.
Walmart carries a large variety of Beneful dog food products. Among these are both dry and wet foods that provide full nutrition to your canine companion. One of the popular Beneful products sold at Walmart is the Purina Beneful Healthy Weight with Real Chicken dry food which comes in a 15.5 lb bag and costs $13.98. For larger dogs it’s also sold in a 40 lb bag at a price of $33.98. Another good choice is a grain free chicken version of Beneful which costs $17.98 for a 12.5 lb package.
Walmart also carries a number of Beneful’s wet dog foods in a variety of flavors. One of these is the Medleys Variety wet food packages. This comes in a pack of 27 3 oz. cans and is just $14.98. They also sell Beneful IncrediBites with Real Beef, Tomatoes, Carrots & Wild Rice. This has three 3 oz cans and is priced at $2.50.
Brazil is trying to get rid of government-owned businesses, according to financial and infrastructure expert Filipe Montoro Jens. In April 2017, President Temer and the Ministry of the Environment put out bids to privatize deforestation projects. Those projects, along with more than 1,500 other economic privatization projects, will help the country shake-off the two-and-a-half-year-old recession, according to President Michel Temer.
The Ministry of the Environment invitation was only an eight-day invitation, according to Filipe Montoro Jens. The Cerrado region in the Amazon has the highest deforestation rate in Brazil. Temer wants to stop the assault on the land that indigenous tribes call home. The company that wins the bid will also play a role in reducing carbon emissions. Brazil is part of the Paris Climate Accord. Temer wants to keep that 2015 commitment, according to Mr. Felipe Montoro Jens.
Filipe Montoro Jens has an impressive resume. He is the Director of Santo Antonio Energia, and the CEO of Energizer Captacao S.A. as well as the former Chairman of the Board of Concessionaria do Centro Administrativo do Distrito Federal. Jens is a prominent figure on the speaking circuit. His speech at the World Economic Forum gave him international exposure. Mr. Jens has a postgraduate degree in international management. His business administration undergraduate degree from Fundao Getito Vargas (FGV) gave him the tools to address some of the economic challenges facing Brazilian businesses.
One of Jens current projects is to make sure the National Privatization Program continues to attract foreign investors. President Temer wants to privatize the energy, sanitation, infrastructure and technology sectors of the economy. Jens is playing a role in that endeavor.
President Temer is doing his part in the privatization program. He went to China at the beginning of September to sign bilateral agreements that will impact infrastructure, health, technology, and cultural projects, according to Mr. Jens.