Dave Carruthers

12 Flips | 2 Magazines | 3 Likes | 2 Following | 7 Followers | @davecarruthers | Keep up with Dave Carruthers on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Dave Carruthers”

How chatbots can drive consumer engagement

Chatbots have received a lot of attention in the ad community in the last few months, thanks in part to Facebook's recent announcement that it would …

How To Make Chatbots That Are Actually Worth Talking To

An advertising copywriter’s perspective on the new bot era.<p>The bots are coming. Every day now there’s a new announcement of a major media or technology player betting big on the future of chatbots powered by artificial intelligence, that will do everything from helping us book trips to controlling …

The Bot Power List 2016

S<b>cience fiction is full of bots that hurt people</b>. HAL 9000 kills one astronaut and tries to kill another in <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>; Ava in <i>Ex Machina</i> …

Chatbots

What you missed in Big Data: The chatbots are multiplying

<i>Since you’re here …</i><p><i>… We’d like to tell you about our mission and how you can help us fulfill it. SiliconANGLE Media Inc.’s business model is based on</i> …

Chatbots

10 Tools to Build your Own Chatbots

While making a robot sounds complicated for most people, <b>creating a chatbot</b> is way, way easier. The term <b>chatbot</b> stands for an Artifical Intelligence …

Chatbots

Until A.I. gets better, buttons are a bridge for chatbots

Facebook announced a pretty radical change to chatbots.<p>Instead of improving the A.I. or adding better natural language processing, the social networking giant has provided a way for chatbot developers to make things easier on users. At the same time, the Facebook Messenger platform update announced …

What the future will look like when we use chatbots instead of apps

The first thing I do every morning on my phone is search through a SproutSocial feed.<p>I’ve been using the app for years, but it can be a bit tedious. I flick through the same monotonous retweets generated by people who have automated their own feeds. I look for new followers and check a few data …

What CMOs need to hear about chatbots

They promise a convenient, one-to-one conversation with customers, but what are the considerations for CMOs thinking of investing in a bot for their …

Chatbots

Google Opinion Rewards arrives in Denmark, Norway, and Sweden

A quick look at the Play Store reveals that Google Opinion Rewards has received a new update that makes it available in Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. If you’re the denizen of one of these nations, then today is your lucky day. Google Opinion Rewards is one of those simple apps which, after you start …

Will Market Research Get Caught With Our AI Pants Down?

<i>Editor’s Note: This post is part of our Big Ideas Series, a column highlighting the innovative thinking and thought leadership at IIeX events around</i> …

The 5 Lessons Of Zappruption

<b>By Jeff Resnick</b>This installment of Transform represents the beginning of a shift in focus for the blog. Over the past 18 months, I shared …