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Content tagged with Channels posted in January 2013
RIM Changes Name to Blackberry, Hoping For Fresh Start
News  |  1/30/2013  | 
Research In Motion Ltd is changing its name to BlackBerry, the company announced on Wednesday, in move to refresh its tarnished image as it begins marketing a reengineered line of BlackBerry 10 smartphones.

2013 a Pivotal Year for Insurance CIOs: Gartner
News  |  1/29/2013  | 
Insurance CIOs must begin to address legacy issues and skill deficits in order to be able to meet the service, operational efficiency and profitability demands of the next decade.
Inside the Sandy Claims Response: From the Front Lines
News  |  1/28/2013  | 
Insurers are combining technological prowess with an improvisational spirit to address the superstorm's claims challenge.
5 Tips for Tackling the Insurance Industry's Biggest Marketing Challenges
Commentary  |  1/25/2013  | 
As insurers strive to improve customer prospecting, cross-selling and branding, they increasingly are turning to digital marketing management solutions.
Twitter Launches Vine: What Could Insurers Do With Six Seconds of Video?
Commentary  |  1/25/2013  | 
Twitter's Vine micro-video service is live. What could insurers do with it?
Financial Services Still a BYOD Leader: Good Technology Survey
News  |  1/22/2013  | 
Most financial services companies will support devices bought for personal use by employees, but don't offer stipends or direct payment for devices and plans.
Insurers' Performance On Sandy Claims: Good News And Bad News
Commentary  |  1/18/2013  | 
Insurers' claims systems appear to have been up to the challenge of handling Superstorm Sandy claims. The same can't always be said for the industry's leadership and communication, however.
The Reshaping of Auto Insurance
Commentary  |  1/8/2013  | 
Strong forces that stand to reshape the sector include shifts to new types of coverage, alternative distribution channels, and redefined customer segments.
AT&T to Launch Home Monitoring Service in March
News  |  1/8/2013  | 
AT&T Inc plans to kick off its Digital Life home monitoring service in eight U.S. markets in March, part of its efforts to expand wireless services beyond phones.

Lincoln Financial Group Chooses Insurance Technologies' E-application Business Fulfillment Platform
News  |  1/8/2013  | 
Implementation of FireLight solution will provide distributors with a mobile platform that takes them "from illustration to application."
Video: Do Life Insurers Get Social Media?
Commentary  |  1/7/2013  | 
Life insurance and social media seem like a great fit, and leading companies are making moves now to build a presence in the channel.

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