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Unacast Wins "Top 20 Leading Retail Tech Companies of 2019" For Work On The Real World Graph®

Unacast has been recognized as one of the Top 20 Leading Retail Tech Companies of 2019 by Retail CIO Outlook for our groundbreaking work building The Real World Graph®.

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How to Succeed in Partnerships with Corporates (and Pac-Man)

How to Succeed in Partnerships with Corporates (and Pac-Man)

How can startups and corporations work together effectively? Well, it starts with Pac-Man. Co-founder & COO KJ Slette explains.

The Feed that Feeds Back

The Feed that Feeds Back

Senior Director of Client Success Cindy Angulo dives into how CS and Product work together to create a constant feedback loop.

Why We Need to Embrace Presence in Problem-Solving

Why We Need to Embrace Presence in Problem-Solving

With International Women's Day on the horizon, Senior Director of Marketing Rachel Peterson dives into why diversity leads to better business solutions.

Giving Back, the Unacast Way

Giving Back, the Unacast Way

We're giving back to the NYC community.

Touchdown in Atlanta: Human Mobility During The Big Game

Touchdown in Atlanta: Human Mobility During The Big Game

Every year the Big Game creates a boom of travel to its host city, but how exactly does that boom affect the activity surrounding the stadium? Software Engineers Sruthi Subramanyam and Julie Kirkhus take a look.

Fresh from the Kitchen: What Fine Dining Can Teach Us About Client Success

Fresh from the Kitchen: What Fine Dining Can Teach Us About Client Success

What do fine dining and big data have to do with each other? Client Success expert Eric Hynes dives in to what excellent service has in common across industries.

Unacast Named One of NYC’s 50 Startups to Watch in 2019

Unacast Named One of NYC’s 50 Startups to Watch in 2019

We've been named one of Built in NYC's 50 Startups to Watch

We’ve Tried Something New: Veggie Wednesdays

We’ve Tried Something New: Veggie Wednesdays

We decided to do our little part to reduce meat consumption by exchanging one meal per week at work with vegetarian food: Veggie Wednesday. We have just started and we have much more to learn, but we are doing something - and so should you

Ready, Set, Github Action!

Ready, Set, Github Action!

In late 2018 Github released a new feature called "Actions" in response to Github Events. Senior Software Engineer Ole Christian Langfjæran explains how we at Unacast have started using it for our deployments, and why we find it particularly interesting.

Unacast is Awarded Best Places To Work in NYC 2019

Unacast is Awarded Best Places To Work in NYC 2019

We are excited and proud to announce that Unacast has been awarded the #1 small company to work for in NYC, and the #4 overall of all companies in the Built In NYC's 2019 "Best Places to Work" Awards!

A Year at Unacast: Looking Back at 2018

A Year at Unacast: Looking Back at 2018

2018 was a remarkable year, both for the location data industry as a whole and Unacast as a company. I recently shared my year-end reflections with our friends, clients and partners. Read on to find out what we learned this year and what's next.

A Data-Driven Christmas Gift

A Data-Driven Christmas Gift

For the third year in a row we are not giving Christmas gifts to the people at Unacast, but rather donate the money to charity. A data-driven charity: GiweWell.org

Location Data 101: The Basics of Location Data

Location Data 101: The Basics of Location Data

Location data is all over the news, but what exactly is it, why should we use it and how can it be used responsibly? Nikhil Gupta, Senior Director of Research and Analytics, and Madeline Ngo, Solutions Engineer, are here to answer your questions.

Data Insights: Understanding Traffic, Trade Area and Site Selection

Data Insights: Understanding Traffic, Trade Area and Site Selection

Retailers have multiple tools and datasets at their disposal to learn about their customers. But how much deeper can location data allow them to go? Data Analyst Alec Kamra finds out.

Increasing Revenue Through Smarter Site Selection: Unacast & Carto

Increasing Revenue Through Smarter Site Selection: Unacast & Carto

When CARTO was tasked with optimizing ROI for a local food truck business, Unacast data played a key role in the decisioning model.

A Star Was (not) Born - But a Salesperson Was

A Star Was (not) Born - But a Salesperson Was

What do lessons learned from a brief acting stint have to do with being successful in Sales? Sr. Director of Jessica Cunningham shares her experience.