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Netatmo launches a chatbot to manage all your connected devices

French company Netatmo is adding one more way to control your smart objects around your house. You can now talk and control with all your connected devices using a chatbot in Messenger. The feature is now live in English, with more languages coming later this year. Search for the Netatmo Smart Home …

How Chatbots Are Influencing the Future of Content Marketing

Call it counterintuitive, but using robots may be one of the best ways to humanize your brand and enhance your content marketing efforts.<p>Modern consumers crave authentic conversations. To deliver on those expectations and provide more personal experiences, marketers are constantly seeking powerful …

Siri's creator says virtual assistants will know you intimately. But can we trust them? - Science News - ABC News

The man who co-created Apple's virtual assistant Siri found the 2013 science fiction film Her a challenge.<p>KEY POINTS: Siri's creator says virtual …

Amazon Wants to Give Alexa a Pair of Smart Glasses—Report

The new glasses would connect wirelessly to a smartphone and would boast a “bone-conduction audio system” allowing the person wearing the spectacles …

Lemonade raises $120 million from SoftBank, others to take its chatbot-based insurance service global

Lemonade, a mobile-first, AI-infused insurance firm backed by chatbots and self-proclaimed ethics, has announced a $120 million series C funding round led by Japanese telecom giant SoftBank. The round saw participation from some existing investors, which include big names such as GV (Google …

10 Ways AI and Chatbots Reduce Business Risks

Chatbots are powerful tools that can have a positive impact on companies of all sizes.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Intelligent virtual assistants have gained a lot of prominence in the business world since they were reintroduced by major platforms like Slack, …

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Sellers can now invoice buyers through PayPal’s new chat extension for Messenger

PayPal and Facebook are expanding their integrations today with the launch of an extension for Messenger that allows PayPal sellers to invoice buyers directly through private messaging. The feature is ideal for use with Facebook’s numerous Buy and Sell groups as well as Facebook Marketplace, in …

Apps

4 Key Insights from Analyzing 5,000+ Cap Tables

Capshare recently published the 2016 Private Company Equity Statistics Report. In it, we analyzed a significant subset of the 5,000+ cap tables on …

Título de inflação paga 5,60% ao ano nesta terça-feira; confira taxas do Tesouro Direto

SÃO PAULO - O Tesouro Direto, programa de compra e venda de títulos públicos, opera normalmente nesta terça-feira (4). As taxas de rentabilidade, em …

How chatbots are shaping the sharing economy — and vice versa

Chatbots

The Top 20 Reasons Startups Fail

From lack of product-market fit to disharmony on the team, we break down the top 20 reasons for startup failure by analyzing 101 startup failure …

Meet the People Who Train the Robots (to Do Their Own Jobs)

SAN FRANCISCO — What if part of your job became teaching a computer everything you know about doing someone’s job — perhaps your own?<p>Before the machines become smart enough to replace humans, as some people fear, the machines need teachers. Now, some companies are taking the first steps, deploying …

Artificial Intelligence

Por que startups estão acabando com seus departamentos de marketing (e porque, mesmo não sendo da área, você deveria escutar o que elas têm a dizer)

Como a organização em Squads têm ajudado essas empresas a serem cada vez mais rápidas, adaptáveis e eficientes<p>Conversava com amigos em um desses …

To Click Or To Chat…That Is Still The Question

After processing over 2.4 billion messages, we wanted to take a look at how some of the metrics have changed over time.<p>One question that still comes …

3 ways Facebook is missing the boat on chatbots

It’s inevitable that chatbots are coming. Messaging is the most preferred customer service channel for U.S. consumers, according to Twilio; Gartner says 85 percent of all customer interactions won’t require humans by 2020; and companies in the field have raised $24 billion to date, which will …

Chatbots

Conversational AI could be the end of the webform

The surprisingly timeless form<p>Forms are key to human organization. For centuries, they’ve driven standardization and operational leverage inside of …

Ahead of F8, developers talk the future of bots on Facebook Messenger

Last year in the lead up to F8, Facebook’s annual developer conference, the buzz was that Facebook Messenger would spark a “chatbot revolution.” Bots, some believed, would fundamentally change commerce and the nature of how businesses and customers speak to each other.<p>There was open speculation at …

Insurify raises $4.6 million, launches auto insurance comparison bot

Online auto insurance company Insurify announced the close of a $4.6 million funding round today, and the launch of its Facebook Messenger bot that compares insurance rates.<p>The bot asks a series of questions — such as your marital status and education level — and then offers rates from insurance …

Artificial Intelligence

The bot invasion is on, powered by $24B in funding

While the manufacturing sector is increasingly using physical robots to improve industrial processes, the market for virtual bots or “chatbots” is also gaining serious traction in the space where humans and computers interact.<p>Bots are essentially software technologies that automate tasks and enable …

SaaS: as características e métricas mais desafiadoras do modelo

<b>Se você tem uma plataforma de SaaS ou pretende criar um modelo de negócio como esse, conheça as principais características e métricas de sucesso do</b> …

Taxas do Tesouro Direto disparam nesta quinta-feira; confira taxas

SÃO PAULO - O programa do governo federal de compra e venda de títulos públicos, Tesouro Direto, opera sem interrupções nesta quinta-feira (6). As …

Tesouro Direto pode ser usado para montar fluxo de renda trimestral; entenda

O Tesouro Direto é uma modalidade de investimento de longo prazo – as datas para resgatar podem chegar a até 2050 – mas isso não quer dizer que é …

100 Best Bots, Chatbots, Alexa Skills for Brands and Businesses

You’d never expect Mark Zuckerberg, king of social networks, to publicly admit that “messaging is one of the few things that people do more than …

Rentabilidade do Tesouro Direto sobe nesta sexta-feira; confira taxas

SÃO PAULO - O Tesouro Direto, programa de compra e venda de títulos públicos, opera sem interrupções nesta sexta-feira (31). As taxas subiram em …

Conheça o investimento do Tesouro Direto que rendeu cerca de 35% em um ano

Investir em renda fixa também pode render ganhos de renda variável. Essa combinação de estratégias tem sido utilizada por alguns investidores em …

Conheça os indexadores que influenciam na rentabilidade do Tesouro Direto

Os títulos públicos oferecidos no programa do Tesouro Direto têm as rentabilidades atreladas a alguns indicadores. Para saber o que esperar dos …

What is conversation? How can we design for effective conversation?

<i>Written for Interactions magazine by Hugh Dubberly and Paul Pangaro.</i><p>Interaction describes a range of processes. A previous “On Modeling” article …

I've found flights for you – your next travel agent is a chatbot

In the Hollywood sci-fi Her the main character falls in love with a computer operating system called Samantha. It may still be far-off fiction, but …

Tesouro Direto tem 10 títulos públicos disponíveis para investir; conheça cada um deles

Uma das características mais marcantes do programa do Tesouro Direto é a flexibilidade para escolher entre diversas aplicações com prazos e …