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  • Business and conversational technlogy news on the evolution of conversations with virtual agents, chatbots and humanoids. 2012, 03
    TV without pressing a single button Your voice is the sole control of the actions that you want executed by the device in question It is a hands free society ruled by voice and gesture recognition But aren t we there already There s voice control technology out there that allows making simple requests like call Fred However there s one fundamental question about this technology how intelligent are these human machine conversations Read more about Do Voice Commands Show True Intelligence Tweet 0 Artificial Solutions Is Hiring Android Developer 11 11382 by Michaela Xydi on 3 years 11 months ago in Business Jobs Business News Summary Android Developer We are looking for a talented Android Developer to join our innovative Products and Technologies team for our offices in Newbury UK The ideal candidates will bring energy creativity and humor to the team along with deep expertise and a details driven approach to work The position offers a lot of freedom under responsibility and will allow you to grow both as a person and within our company in order to realize your full potential Read more about Artificial Solutions Is Hiring Android Developer Tweet 0 Developer Kit Enables Bespoke Virtual Assistants On Any Mobile Platform 11 11377 by Trude Fossum on 3 years 11 months ago in Applications Products Business News Summary Artificial Solutions Launches Teneo Toolkit A Suite Of Tools Designed Specifically For The Developer Community Artificial Solutions the natural language interaction NLI specialist that enables users to have a meaningful humanlike interaction with technology today launched Teneo Toolkit A suite of tools designed specifically for the developer community Teneo Toolkit enables the creation of intelligent mobile virtual assistants on any platform in astonishing short timescales Read more about Developer Kit Enables Bespoke Virtual Assistants On Any Mobile Platform Tweet 0 Elbot The Winner In The Chatterbox Challenge 2012 11 11373 by Trude Fossum on 3 years 11 months ago in Business Business contests awards Business News Summary Will chatbot Elbot be the winner in The Chatterbox Challenge cbc 2012 in the Alan Turing Year We are already in 2012 and for those involved in the industry of chatbots and artificial intelligence it will be an exciting year for sure Concretely 2012 has been designated Alan Turing Year commemorating the mathematician computer pioneer and code breaker on the centennial of Turing s birth Read more about Elbot The Winner In The Chatterbox Challenge 2012 Tweet 1 Creative Virtual Seeking Development Support Technicians in London UK 11 11333 by Mandy Reed on 3 years 11 months ago in Business Jobs Business News Summary Development Support Technician wanted to join Creative Virtual s London based team A global leader in web based conversational systems is seeking a Development and Support Technician to join its expanding London based team Read more about Creative Virtual Seeking Development Support Technicians in London UK Tweet 0 Page 1 of 2 pages 1 2 Search News in titles articles comments Search as sentence words Filter on

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  • Business and conversational technlogy news on the evolution of conversations with virtual agents, chatbots and humanoids. 2012, 02
    partner Virtual Zone for help in unlocking the wealth of information on their website Read more about National Rail Enquiries Ask Lisa Helps Passengers Rain or Shine Tweet 0 IDA Drives Norway s Motorists Online 11 11273 by Trude Fossum on 4 years ago in Business Case Study Business News Summary Virtual Assistant IDA drives Norwegian Public Roads Administration NPRA online Statens Vegvesen which translates as the Norwegian Public Roads Administration NPRA is an autonomous agency within the State s Ministry of Transport and Communication Responsible for the planning construction and operation of the national and county road networks NPRA is also in charge of vehicle inspections driver training and licensing NPRA was struggling to manage an increasing volume of calls coupled with restrictive public opening hours The obvious solution was to move some of the routine queries to the website and relieve the pressure on the advisors employed in its seventy two Traffic Stations enabling them to concentrate on more complex enquiries Artificial Solutions strong Nordics presence and native Norwegian speaking staff were a key decision making factor for NPRA and Trude Gjerstad Strand Project Leader and Senior Advisor set about developing a pilot that would concentrate initially on vehicle registrations ensuring that the public had the right level of documentation before visiting NPRA offices in person to complete the process NPRA chose to implement the pilot project in house in partnership with Artificial Solutions Read more about IDA Drives Norway s Motorists Online Tweet 0 Nordic Disruptive Technology Continues At Mobile World Congress 11 11272 by Andy Peart on 4 years ago in Applications Products Business News Summary Artificial Solutions is exhibiting at the Mobile World Congress 2012 Artificial Solutions unveils software toolkit to allow developers to build platform independent intelligent humanlike conversations into their mobile apps Artificial Solutions the natural language interaction NLI specialist that enables users to have a meaningful humanlike interaction with technology announced today that it will be unveiling Teneo Toolkit at Mobile World Congress MWC With Gartner already predicting that voice will be a disruptive technology to watch in 2012 the Teneo Toolkit will allow developers to easily include Artificial Solutions patented technology and enable their mobile apps software programs or devices think reason and converse in an intelligent humanlike manner regardless of platform device or language Read more about Nordic Disruptive Technology Continues At Mobile World Congress Tweet 0 Artificial Solutions Named As Finalist in FSTECH Awards 11 11271 by Michaela Xydi on 4 years ago in Business Business contests awards Business News Summary Artificial Solutions finalist in FSTECH awards Artificial Solutions the natural language interaction NLI specialist that enables users to have a meaningful humanlike interaction with technology announced today that it has been shortlisted for the Most Innovative Product of the Year in the FSTECH Awards Run by Financial Sector Technology one of the leading business titles for IT decision makers in the UK and EMEA financial services FSTECH Awards recognizes excellence and innovation in information technology in the sector

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  • Business and conversational technlogy news on the evolution of conversations with virtual agents, chatbots and humanoids. 2012, 01
    laughter in our lives Now that we are starting off fresh in the New Year it s a good time to bring out your best your sense of humor combined with your love of new technology Speech Technology Group cordially invites you to enter our speech humor contest Here is how it work s it s easy Think of a joke or a skit that can be spoken by our TTS voices Download the easy to install TTS editor to create the audio or even include an Avatar Send us the audio video file The best submissions received by January 27th will be posted at http www speechtechnologygroup com The winner will be announced on February 3rd and gets a Kindle Fire Are you game For a quick sample to get your juices flowing and to sign up do to http www speechtechnologygroup com speech humor Read more about Speech Technology Group launches TTS Speech Humor contest win a Kindle Fire Tweet 3 My Google talk on Chatbots and Understanding Natural Language 11 11121 by Bruce Wilcox on 4 years ago in Applications Products Business Visions opinions Business News Summary chatbot natural language processing ChatScript Rosette On November 1 2011 I gave a talk to Google on natural language processing including chatbot technology and issues in understanding simple English sentences for a story game demo which tries to act out the sentences Download the PDF or read full text below Fresh Perspectives I am an AI research engineer I want to create things that people use but that stretch the boundaries of the possible Whatever I work on I research it and then try to come at it with a fresh perspective A fresh perspective is something Google and I have in common though we approach things from opposite directions Typically my fresh perspectives involve understanding a domain and then writing a new application specific scripting language to encapsulate insights I have gleaned Google s perspectives come from access to massive amounts of data and hardware I research everything I even researched how to give this talk I thought about making a lot of clever PowerPoint slides Then I read up on using and abusing PowerPoint I abandoned that plan Read more about My Google talk on Chatbots and Understanding Natural Language Tweet 1 VirtuOz Says Virtual Agents are Siri for the Enterprise 11 11142 by Aimee Quemuel on 4 years ago in Business Visions opinions Business News Summary 2011 was a big year for NLP the science of teaching computers to communicate with humans in plain English First IBM s Watson beat Jeopardy champions Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter Then Apple captivated mobile consumers with the iPhone 4S which included an enhanced version of Siri the voice driven assistant born at Menlo Park CA based SRI International Suddenly the idea that computers might be just as good as humans at carrying out certain types of requests seemed a lot less far fetched For companies trying to win corporate and

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  • Business and conversational technlogy news on the evolution of conversations with virtual agents, chatbots and humanoids. 2011, 12
    to expect that a VA on a bank s website will be asked questions about banking hence it will need to be an expert on transactions such as opening accounts and transferring money but it is not reasonable to expect it to advise you which sofa to buy with the check you write Anna knows every item that IKEA sells but will be puzzled if you try to borrow money from her Read more about Virtual Mind Games Tweet 0 Virtual Human and uncooked chicken egg 32 11055 by Karolina Kuligowska on 4 years 2 months ago in Research News Summary Virtual Human grabs an uncooked chicken egg with its soft robotic gripper Most conventional hard robots are composed of metallic structures However the development of soft robots can find new applications in robotics and virtual humans in augmented reality environment An elastomeric gripper of an embodied agent equipped with an embedded pneumatic network could touch recognize and gently pick up an egg Read more about Virtual Human and uncooked chicken egg Tweet 0 Robot self awareness lifetimes away MyCyberTwin 11 11011 by Shaun Harkness on 4 years 2 months ago in Human s perception of Agent Applications Business Visions opinions Business News Summary Artificial intelligence a long way off despite technology being used more frequently The day when artificial intelligence AI reaches the stage of self awareness is lifetimes away the innovation officer at MyCyberTwin has claimed Speaking to Computerworld Australia about the possibility of intelligent machines roaming the earth MyCyberTwin s chief innovation officer and co founder John Zakos said such a leap in technology may take lifetimes Read more about Robot self awareness lifetimes away MyCyberTwin Tweet 0 MyCyberTwin Wins Australian Technology Showcase Patrons Award 11 11010 by Shaun Harkness on 4 years 2 months ago in Business Business contests awards Business News Summary MyCyberTwin wins Australian technology showcase award Aussie artificial intelligence company MyCyberTwin has spoken about its recent win at the New South Wales Australian Technology Showcase ATS Patron Awards Co founder and chief innovation officer at the company John Zakos said MyCyberTwin s 15 000 prize in the rising star award category would ensure the company s future success Read more about MyCyberTwin Wins Australian Technology Showcase Patrons Award Tweet 0 Search News in titles articles comments Search as sentence words Filter on date Tijdrichting newer than older than date ever yesterday one week one month three months half year year and sort newest first oldest first Business Topics Business Business contests awards Business results Case Study Company websites Consultants Events Hilarious Investments Jobs Market research Mergers acquisitions Movers shakers Partnerships contracts Patents RFP s implementations Tools Products Visions opinions More about this model Technology Topics Featured State of the Art Agent identity Cultural awareness Knowledge Life experience Looks Personality Sensors Agent s Appearance Augmented Reality Holographic projection Humanoids Screens Virtual reality Virtual worlds Agent s Capabilities Clone Coach Lookup Role playing Sales Translation Agent s Expression Body motion Body posture Gestures Lexical formulation

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  • Business and conversational technlogy news on the evolution of conversations with virtual agents, chatbots and humanoids. 2011, 11
    are up to 4 PhD postitions in Speech Technology and Communication open at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm which is Sweden s leading research and education institution in Information Technology with activities at both KTH and Stockholm University The goal of the positions is to contribute to the research foundation for speech technology in tomorrow s conversational systems A central research area is spoken interaction with artefacts like robots and avatars in virtual environments based on human like communication models Face to face interaction implies audiovisual communication where visual signals from face and body movements are of great importance Read more about New tuition free salaried PhD postitions in conversational systems Tweet 0 Ten things to ask your next virtual assistant 11 10906 by Michaela Xydi on 4 years 2 months ago in Applications Contact center integration Business News Summary 10 things that you should ask you provider before implementing your next virtual assistant Websites have become the service channel of choice for an increasing number of customers and citizens Studies show that people prefer to visit websites when they need to solve an issue gather information or make a purchasing decision Yet what s missing from the online experience is the personal service that differentiates the web experience and guides the visitor to the information or solution that they are looking for Industry analysts have identified that a new generation of Virtual Assistants intelligent website avatars can offer this personal touch Read more about Ten things to ask your next virtual assistant Tweet 1 noHold and Motorola Mobility Team Up to Offer Customer Support Tool for Comcast Subscribers 11 10877 by Sarah Ramoz on 4 years 2 months ago in Applications Contact center integration Business News Summary noHold and Motorola Team Up to Offer Motorola Modem Virtual Assistant to Comcast Subscribers noHold Inc developer of the most interactive and diagnostic Virtual Assistant technology and Confederated Knowledge has teamed up with Motorola Mobility Inc NYSE MMI to develop the Motorola Modem Virtual Assistant which is available to Comcast subscribers now noHold and Motorola are providing an integrated and effective first line of support to respond to customer inquiries which allows service providers to improve customer satisfaction and reduce support costs Read more about noHold and Motorola Mobility Team Up to Offer Customer Support Tool for Comcast Subscribers Tweet 0 Digital Child in virtual crash test dummies 11 10900 by Karolina Kuligowska on 4 years 2 months ago in Business News Summary Ford uses Digital Child model in virtual crash test dummies Crash test dummies constitute humanoid test devices used in simulated vehicle collisions For many years those anthropomorphic devices were physical dummies of adults and children Now begins the era for dummies to become virtual They are digitalized similarly to avatars and biologically modelled as any virtual physiological human Read more about Digital Child in virtual crash test dummies Tweet 0 The top traits of intelligent Virtual Assistants 11 10673 by Michaela Xydi on 4 years 2 months

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  • Business and conversational technlogy news on the evolution of conversations with virtual agents, chatbots and humanoids. 2011, 10
    SOHO SMB midrange and enterprise markets Gold silver and bronze awards were given out in each category Read more about VirtuOz Intelligent Virtual Agents Named Tech Awards Circle Winner Tweet 0 MyCyberTwin Launches DIY Intelligent Virtual Agents 11 10483 by Shaun Harkness on 4 years 3 months ago in Applications Consumer products Products Business News Summary Company Brings Easy to Build and Affordable Artificial Intelligence Technology to SMB Market MyCyberTwin a new generation of artificial intelligence technology today announced the launch of its low cost Intelligent Virtual Agents IVAs to the small medium business SMB and developer market The latest product offering is designed for businesses to quickly and efficiently deploy state of the art chat solutions across their web and social media properties MyCyberTwin s IVAs offer SMBs the ability to answer customer questions instantly and accurately decrease staff costs increase sales and customer engagement and find out what customers are really thinking by capturing the analytics of the interaction Read more about MyCyberTwin Launches DIY Intelligent Virtual Agents Tweet 0 Human Chatbot Haptic interaction 32 10407 by Karolina Kuligowska on 4 years 4 months ago in Agent s Appearance Screens Research News Summary Interaction between Human and Chatbot through tactile touch screens Researchers from Disney Research and Carnegie Mellon University have been investigating haptic interfaces that allow users to feel virtual elements through touch Such tactile touch screens provide users with a wide variety of tactile sensations such as textures friction and vibration Read more about Human Chatbot Haptic interaction Tweet 4 Intelligent avatars populate museums galleries and science centers 11 10335 by Karolina Kuligowska on 4 years 4 months ago in Agent s Capabilities Role playing Clone Business News Summary Intelligent avatars teach the history of humanity in museums science centeres and galleries Have you ever dreamed of discussing the history of radioactivity with Marie Curie in person It became possible Museums galleries and science centers plan to engage visitors in their exhibits by bringing intelligent avatars which represent historic figures contemporary personalities or fictional characters Read more about Intelligent avatars populate museums galleries and science centers Tweet 1 Chatbots org 2 8 Exciting new companies section with vendor selector 33 10374 by Erwin van Lun on 4 years 4 months ago in Website releases Chatbots org News Summary Almost 300 companies in conversational artificial intelligence 3D animation speech technology and biometrics We are soooo excited to reveal our new companies section showing all leading providers in conversational AI 3D animation speech synthesis and speech recognition and visual biometrics and an additional Vendor Selector tool to select providers designed for organizations their buying process This companies section will also reveal our advanced business members Industry leaders who have joined our business program contributed financially and therefore empowered us to move this industry forward With their support we have been able to further develop our role as an Industrial Catalyst advancing the industry of Intelligent Virtual Characters Read more about Chatbots org 2 8 Exciting new companies section

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  • Business and conversational technlogy news on the evolution of conversations with virtual agents, chatbots and humanoids. 2011, 09
    s Loebner Prize Competition in Artificial Intelligence Objective of this competition is to fool 2 or more judges into thinking that a chatbot is a human being Read more about When two chatbots chat Entertainment or genuine artificial intelligence Tweet 2 Webinar Conquering Customer Login Issues 11 9915 by Jennifer Snell on 4 years 5 months ago in Business Events Business News Summary Join Industry Analyst Diane Clarkson and BECU VP of Virtual Banking as they discuss customer login issues On Tuesday September 13 at 1pm ET virtual agent developer Next IT will host Conquer Customer Login Issues a complimentary educational webinar exploring online account creation and login issues their effect on the customer experience and ways that organizations are using technology to empower users to stay connected to their online accounts Read more about Webinar Conquering Customer Login Issues Tweet 0 Daden is recruiting Programmers 11 9894 by Soulla Stylianou on 4 years 5 months ago in Business Jobs Business News Summary Daden is hiring Programmers C ASP NET Javascript with knowledge Second Life OpenSim and Unity C and Perl Daden is hiring Programmer Senior Programmer C ASP NET Javascript focus ideally within a virtual world gaming context such as Second Life OpenSim and Unity or with data visualisation expertise C and Perl would also be useful Read more about Daden is recruiting Programmers Tweet 0 Search News in titles articles comments Search as sentence words Filter on date Tijdrichting newer than older than date ever yesterday one week one month three months half year year and sort newest first oldest first Business Topics Business Business contests awards Business results Case Study Company websites Consultants Events Hilarious Investments Jobs Market research Mergers acquisitions Movers shakers Partnerships contracts Patents RFP s implementations Tools Products Visions opinions More about this model Technology Topics Featured State of the Art Agent identity Cultural awareness Knowledge Life experience Looks Personality Sensors Agent s Appearance Augmented Reality Holographic projection Humanoids Screens Virtual reality Virtual worlds Agent s Capabilities Clone Coach Lookup Role playing Sales Translation Agent s Expression Body motion Body posture Gestures Lexical formulation Smell Speech synthesis TTS Agent s perception of humans Context Facial coding Neuroscience Physiognomics Speech recognition Text recognition Agent s Processing Action tendency Cognition Creativity Emotion Learning Relations Applications Avatars Back End Integration and Knowledge bases Consumer products Contact center integration E Learning Front End Integration Products User Client Technology Human s perception of Agent Emotion Identification of humans Face recognition Fingerprint recognition Gait analysis Iris recognition Odor Scent recognition Speaker recognition Typing rhythm recognition More about this model Tag Cloud aiml artificial intelligence artificial solutions avatar avatars chatbot chatbots chatterbot conversational agent creative virtual customer service customer support daden digital customer relationships forrester intelligent virtual agent intelligent virtual agents iphone ivas job jobs live chat mobile natural language natural language interaction natural language processing next it nli nlp online customer service self service siri smartphone speech recognition turing test v person virtual agent virtual agents virtual assistant virtual assistants

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  • Business and conversational technlogy news on the evolution of conversations with virtual agents, chatbots and humanoids. 2011, 08
    Artificial Intelligence at Stanford University If you take this course you will be graded just like Stanford University students and you can get a certificate matching your skills to the Stanford grading curve Though online it is a serious class 8 homework assignments 2 timed exams and many hard deadlines To pass this class expect to work at least 10 hours per week Stanford students do all this Become one of them starting in September 2011 Read more about The largest free online AI class ever taught Tweet 4 Chat s Customer Experience Promise by Mila D Antonio 11 9640 by Jennifer Snell on 4 years 6 months ago in Business News Summary Companies often deploy chat for its cost savings potential but soon come to realize its ability to improve CX Companies today are searching for ways to save money while providing optimal customer experiences As a result an increasing number of organizations are turning to live chat and virtual assistants With such benefits as contact center deflections increases in agent productivity and gains in customer satisfaction chat makes sound fiscal sense while serving as a tool to enhance the customer experience In fact a recent Forrester Research study estimated the average ROI for proactive chat is105 percent Jeff Brown executive vice president of sales at Next IT says that more and more companies are buying in to the concept of chat and virtual assistants after finding that static FAQs and video tutorials aren t always tailored to customers individual questions and needs thus failing to offer a deeply engaging experience As a result the thinking is now How do I extend my brand reach out to where I can engage clients and have a dialogue with them Brown says That focus on customer experience is a primary reason companies are now evolving their use of chat from a reactive tool that helps online customers with questions or moves them through the checkout process when they get stuck to a more proactive approach that entails making customers aware about individually tailored products services or discounts when they first land on a site People don t want to just be cross sold to they want to be aware of the value add Brown says Two companies in very different industries Aetna and HauteLook demonstrate that the value of virtual assistants and live chat reaches far beyond helping with navigational issues They ve become valuable proactive communication tools to help improve the customer experience Read more about Chat s Customer Experience Promise by Mila D Antonio Tweet 0 State of the Art in Humanlike Conversational AI Part I 32 9594 by Karolina Kuligowska on 4 years 6 months ago in State of the Art Research News Summary Chatbots org presents virtual humans technology as it stands The virtual humans industry is growing very fast as predicted the futurist Erwin van Lun and independent research companies such as Gartner or CCM Benchmark Nevertheless many advanced research projects 3D human design methods or

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