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What’s happening in conversational AI

February 21, 2019 | Conversational Services

Conversational AI is a type of artificial intelligence that enables software to understand and interact with people naturally, using spoken or written language. Chances are you’ve encountered conversational AI or chatbots on your smartphone or other smart device. ...read more


How to retain customers and agents with AI

January 14, 2019 | AI for the Enterprise, Conversational Services

Companies spend on average $4,000 or more to hire a call center service agent, with an additional average of $4,800 or more to train them. The high costs coupled with a 30% average employee turnover at U.S. call centers has put the pinch on the bottom line. ...read more


Announcing the AI solution with voice for contact centers

September 21, 2018 | AI for the Enterprise, Conversational Services

IBM Customer Care Voice Agent is easy to set up and connect to existing call center infrastructure or telephone networks. That's part of the reason Forrester named IBM Watson Assistant the leader in their report, “The Forrester New Wave™: Conversational Computing Platforms, Q2 2018.” ...read more


IBM Watson and Topcoder – Building cost effective chatbots for your business

May 31, 2018 | AI for the Enterprise, Conversational Services, Developers

Topcoder is home to the world’s largest network of designers, developers, and data scientists. Working with IBM and Topcoder, you can get a business ready low cost chatbot built with Watson Assistant for just $10,000 in just 2-6 weeks ...read more


Why businesses must follow customers to a frictionless future

March 12, 2018 | AI, Conversational Services

If there's one thing that business leaders should take on board in 2018, it's this: customers will not wait around for you anymore. Today, customers want seamless customer experiences that deliver what they want, how they want it, right now. Businesses must do more to reduce customer effort, and it is a trend that contact center managers cannot ignore. ...read more