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Content tagged with Channels posted in April 2014
Guidewire Introduces App for Agent Collaboration
News  |  4/30/2014  | 
Utica First is the launch client for the app that provides marketers and managers with metrics, guidance and support tools.
Mobile & Social: The Tipping Point For Cybercrime
News  |  4/29/2014  | 
Spamming and scamming has moved to social media in full force, according to new research on the Twittersphere from Trend Micro.
Employees Slacking on Security of Their Mobile Devices
News  |  4/25/2014  | 
A survey says that 15% say they had a password compromised.
Northwestern Mutual Promotes Former IT Exec to President
News  |  4/25/2014  | 
The appointment is intended to improve field force and deliver financial security to clients.
Settlers Life Adopts Automation for Agents
News  |  4/22/2014  | 
iPipeline's iGO software will accelerate and automate processing for producers with or without Internet access.
Which Industry Leads In IT Job Creation?
News  |  4/21/2014  | 
How does insurance rank in CareerBuilder/Economic Modeling Specialists ranking of top industries for rapid IT job growth?
Mobile App Development: 5 Worst Security Dangers
Commentary  |  4/18/2014  | 
Address these areas when building apps -- or brace yourself for a PR and liability nightmare should an attacker find and exploit a flaw.
ACA Leads to Telehealth Adoption Among Insurers
News  |  4/17/2014  | 
The Affordable Care Act's focus on population health and cost-cutting is encouraging providers and insurers to invest in remote healthcare technologies.
The Changing Face of Insurance Data Breach Risk
Commentary  |  4/15/2014  | 
Our industry has a spotty history of indifference to safeguarding individual privacy. Accepting that e-commerce is a new world with new rules won't be easy for most insurance companies.
How Amica Builds a Winning Customer Experience
News  |  4/11/2014  | 
Amica, which ranked first in Consumer Reports’ customer service survey for home insurers, discusses its effective approach.
For Insurers, Mobile App Piracy Could Mean Mobile 'Oops'
Commentary  |  4/11/2014  | 
Mobile apps expose both carriers and policyholders to a very real threat of fraud and security breaches.
Prudential, Esurance Tap Banking Vets to Lead Marketing
News  |  4/10/2014  | 
Appointments portend an influence of retail banking's customer interaction strategies on insurance.
Mobile Platform Wars Only Beginning
Commentary  |  4/9/2014  | 
BlackBerry is just an early victim in the platform wars. The likes of Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook will disrupt established product players in enterprises, homes, and cars.
Fireman’s Fund Appoints Former Traveler’s CMO
News  |  4/9/2014  | 
Robyn Hahn brings twenty years of insurance industry experience to Fireman’s Fund.
Digital Engagement: Are Carriers Dressed for Digital Success?
Commentary  |  4/7/2014  | 
Answers to common questions about what it means for carriers to embrace digital, and how doing so will enhance service to policyholders and drive operational effectiveness.
How Ingenie Expanded Its Young Customer Base
Commentary  |  4/4/2014  | 
The UK auto insurer leveraged UBI technology, mobility and social media to attract and retain policyholders aged 17 to 25 years.
How Apple Inspired Insurance Claims Innovation
News  |  4/2/2014  | 
Esurance's Video Claim app came after an interaction between its creator and his granddaughter via FaceTime.

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