Four Ways Computer Vision Can Elevate Your Marketing

Shutterstock Alexa, Google Assistant and other natural language processing (NLP) technology might be getting all the AI attention lately, but computer vision, its visual counterpart, is gaining quickly. Case in point: The number of overall cameras (in-device and standalone) is expected to rise by 220% in the next five years, according to LDV […]

Exploring the Latest Trends at Ricoh’s Marketing Innovator Symposium

Ricoh’s Marketing Innovator Symposium was held in the breathtaking Boulder, Colo. | Credit: Toni McQuilken (Click on image to enlarge) Following the success of the annual Publishing Executive Symposium, this year Ricoh decided to host the first annual Marketing Innovator Symposium, with a focus on bringing together printers, marketers and brands to […]

Rising Mortgage Rates Shut 1.4M Out of Refinance Market: Black Knight

Mortgage interest rates have been rising all year, potentially shutting first-time home buyers out of the market. But the increase in mortgage rates is also affecting homeowners looking to refinance, with more than 1 million now unable to get into a cheaper loan product. That’s according to data analytics company Black Knight, […]

The Race-Based Mortgage Penalty

As the Trump administration begins to gut federal enforcement of civil rights laws, minority communities that were targets for predatory home loans before the recession have become vulnerable yet again to mortgage discrimination. This time, many banks are simply writing off communities of color and denying them loans at all. An alarming […]