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Click to view the article Victoria Alford How does M-360 provide media and market intelligence?
9th March 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Jinfo has reviewed market and media intelligence tool M-360 - a world-leading media monitoring product from Opoint Technology, part of Finnish company M-Brain.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Market landscape - company information sources
Tuesday, 20th February 2018

In this market landscape we look at 15 platforms covering company information. Alacra Premium Companies & Executives component of the Dow Jones Factiva service D&B Hoovers (Avention was acquired by D&B in 2017) Cortera Pulse EBSCO Business Source Corporate Plus...

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Click to view the article Victoria Alford Competitive intelligence meets current awareness in Aurora FirstLight
5th February 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The current awareness and competitive intelligence space offers many options in terms of complexity of product and platform. Where does Aurora FirstLight sit in this mix?

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Click to view the article Scott Vine Northern Light applies powerful machine learning to its search functionality
29th January 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Northern Light has recently applied machine learning to its global search functionality to provide summaries of internal market research reports and business news articles for competitive intelligence analysis. According to the company, it is the first really new improvement to search in over 20 years. In this article, we take a look at how it came to be and how it can add value.

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Click to view the article Victoria Alford Newsletters - how much value can a makeover add?
8th January 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Does your current awareness newsletter pack a punch? We recently reviewed newsletters from information centres around the world to offer them some top tips for better engagement and value.

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf How to improve your newsletters (part 2)
4th January 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of her article on improving current awareness newsletters, Jinfo's director of research, Robin Neidorf, provides some practical examples of newsletter tweaks to increase awareness of the information team's expertise, encourage readers to contact the team and help readers better access and digest essential information.

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Click to view the article Robin Neidorf How to improve your newsletters (part 1)
3rd January 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Jinfo's director of research, Robin Neidorf, presents five key recommendations for improving current awareness newsletters to increase engagement, showcase information team expertise and make newsletter production more efficient.

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Click to view the article Victoria Alford Nexis - active development of premium news product
22nd December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Read Jinfo's fresh review of premium business, industry and news product Nexis, and find out about new developments and future plans.

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Click to view the article Helen Josephine How to plan your current awareness provision for 2020
19th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The Jinfo webinar "Current awareness in 2020" discussed the steps information managers can take now to plan for future changes in service offerings. The last of three webinars in the Jinfo Research Focus "Define and manage value for current awareness", the webinar discussed the key factors involved in information managers understanding the service options available and designing plans for future capabilities.

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Verifying the accuracy of news
19th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Jinfo takes a timely look at causes and dangerous consequences of deliberately misleading news or faked sources. This article sifts through the latest thinking on how it can be overcome and finds new literacy approaches and tools for information managers to combat misinformation.

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Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Nexis (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
18th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We conclude the new product review of Nexis, a provider of premium curated business, industry and news information. In the final part of the review, Chris Porter looks at help and support options available, the value the service offers, competitors, including Factiva as well as pricing, product maturity and development plans.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2925

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Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Nexis (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
15th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In part 3 of our product review of Nexis, provider of premium curated business, industry and news information, Chris Porter looks at the technology, particularly enhancements to the search and user interface and the quick search and power search features. He also looks at the wide range of post-processing and output options and possible future improvements to the system.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2925

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Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Nexis (sources - content & coverage)
14th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In part 2 of Jinfo's product review of Nexis, a provider of premium curated business, industry and news information from across the world, Chris Porter looks at recent content enhancements as well as additional languages, the expansion of web news coverage as well as the newly-enriched indexing.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2925

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Click to view the article Chris Porter Product review of Nexis (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
13th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We introduce the newly-enhanced Nexis in the first part of Jinfo's product review of the provider of premium curated business, industry and news information from across the world.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2925

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Product review of Nexis
Wednesday, 13th December 2017

Our in-depth product review of Nexis, a provider of premium curated business, industry and news information, looks at how this global premium news database and research platform has evolved since our last full review over two years ago. This review: Introduces Nexis and highlights...

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Click to view the article Graham Southorn How will news provision look in 2020?
6th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

What will current awareness services look like in the next few years? Jinfo's latest Community session set out to answer this question by looking at what information teams provide today, and what users can expect in the future. Technological trends may reduce some of the manual burdens, allowing information teams to focus on higher-value services. Participants discussed ways in which organisations can prepare for future technological changes and make their services more effective and cost-efficient.

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Click to view the article Victoria Alford Dow Jones Factiva - fresh review of this premium news product
5th December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

This product review of Dow Jones Factiva focuses on the changes to the product over the last couple of years, and looks at what is still to be improved.

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Product review of Factiva (value - help & training; competitors; development; pricing)
1st December 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the final part of Jinfo's new product review of premium global news database Factiva, Sophie Alexander looks at its value, key product developments over the past two years, help and training, pricing, the competitor landscape, including Nexis as well as similar solutions such as Vable and Avention's OneSource.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2917

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Product review of Factiva (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
30th November 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of the new Factiva product review, we take a look at news aggregator Factiva's functionality. The review covers the wide range of tools available to process content. We also cover new features such as secure single sign-on, languages available, search features such as search builder and the newly developed expert searches which allow you to track author content.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2917

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Product review of Factiva (sources - content & coverage)
29th November 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the second part of the Factiva product review, Sophie Alexander looks at the full range of content available in traditional and social media through global news aggregator Factiva. She describes its exclusive content and geographical spread. New content acquisition is also covered.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2917

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