Insurance Players Offering Voice Computing Skills

Alliance Insurance Services allows customers to use Alexa to obtain car insurance quotes Allianz allows customers to use Alexa to find a local agency, call the insurer and obtain a quote for travel and health…

7 Insurers With Branded Data Science Units

1. Arity by Allstate Allstate established Arity – its standalone data and analytics unit – in 2014 and introduced it to the world in 2016. The Chicago-based technology company is a…

The Coverager Community Goes Head to Head on Cyber

Back in May, Warren Buffett said he doesn’t want Berkshire Hathaway being a leader on cyber insurance because neither he nor others in the industry really know the risk. Further,…

Money Clicks

CNN Money mentioning our auto insurance leads report gave me the urge to check what’s new in leadland. And so I did.     The Chubb-Kelly Klee Logo I probably missed…

Snap Your License: Insurance Use Cases

1. Baloise Group     The Swiss insurer recently introduced a new capability to allow policyholders to submit claims for car or liability insurance using chat, web and/or voice. A…

Insurance Players With Innovation Units

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Like Knocking Over a Coke Machine

Earlier this month, Shefi first presented “Insurance Under the Influence” at OnRamp, to later present the same topic at AIG. The presentation, which you can download here, talks about several external…

The Indirect Way to Success

Last week, while grabbing a quick breakfast in NYC a man named Stan asked me what I wanted to be when I grow up. Before I could think of an…

Analyzing Acko’s Customer Feedback

Acko, the Mumbai-based digital insurer, which raised $30M since its inception, is live and doing well. By ‘doing well’ think a 4.8 stars rating on Facebook. I know. I know. That doesn’t…

Genius Pita

If life was a pita, then all of life’s ingredients would come together perfectly . But, for most, life is not a pita; it’s a Wonder Bread with oily shawarma…

The Chosen Ones

I was under the impression that insurance companies had an unofficial pact where the status quo must be maintained at all times. Legit comparison sites? Let’s give them EverQuote. Price?…

Lemonade’s Identity Dilemma

Imagine a supermarket that sells companies, and imagine that Lemonade was for sale – would you expect to find it in the insurance aisle or the technology aisle?   In…

Does Insurance Drive You Insane?

Up until 1996, the makeup industry was dominated by “a sea of pink, beige and red”. Then a new brand was born called Urban Decay. When it entered, also entered blue,…

The Want Business – Part 1

“Technology advances, but humans don’t. We’re smart monkeys and what we want is always the same: food, shelter, sex and in all its forms – escape” – Takeshi Kovacs, Altered…

Till Death Do Us Part

Statistics show that among divorced couples, most are childless. In South Korea, 46% of divorced couples were childless, compared to 25.7% of couples with one child and 24.3% with two…

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