Monday, June 27, 2022

Google’s Assistant Designed to be the Next Conversational Platform

Google is known for seemingly wild investments like stratospheric Internet balloons and face computers. This week it began a project that is less flashy but bolder: rethinking...

The killer feature of messaging no one’s talking about

Messaging looks set to disrupt the computing landscape but not for any of the reasons you might expect. Chat’s threaded UI, where all communication...

DeepMind Achieves Speech-Generation Breakthrough

Google’s DeepMind unit, which is working to develop super-intelligent computers, has created a system for machine-generated speech that it says outperforms existing technology by...

Is chat the next generation of how we interact with the internet?

There has been quite some buzz around Facebook’s Messenger platform lately. And that’s not all. Almost daily, you can read new articles about chatbots,...

Making AI More Friendly for Knowledge Workers

One of the first computers required punch cards. I repeat, punch cards. Yes, you would take a piece of paper with tiny holes and use...

Microsoft acquires AI scheduling bot Genee for Office 365 smarts

Microsoft announced today that it acquired Genee, an AI-powered scheduling assistant bot that specializes in planning meetings for large groups or when organizers don’t...

Using AI to Create New Forms of User Interface

Interaction with the world around us should be as easy as walking into your favorite bar and getting your favorite drink in hand before...

Platforms that make your bots language-intelligent

Natural language is a fundamental element of bot technologies. As a result, there has been a direct correlation between the evolution of bot platforms...

Interactions Raises $56 million to Improve Automated Customer Service Experience

As the world turns, customer service seems to evolve much more slowly than most all other services. The problems that induce more hair-pulling and teeth-gnashing than...

AI Startup Findo.io Raising Another $4M

Findo.io, an AI smart search assistant, has raised another $3 million Series Seed 2 investment from Flint Capital, a VC firm that invests in...






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