Digital Transformation Insights

Tue, 30 May 2017

A Historical View Of Chatbots

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The advent of voice and chat is a significant point in the digital timeline, representing the big shift in UX and behavior since the introduction of smartphones. Chatbots are one of the hottest trends in the world of artificial intelligence and machine learning. Implementation of chatbots across industries has brought us to the beginning of a new era in the technology: “The Era of Conversational Interface.

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Tue, 20 Oct 2015

Scratch the Surface (Pro) & You See Microsoft’s Got Its Mojo Back

Microsoft Windows 10 Devices Announcement Summary and Implications for You

By Srinivas Balasubramanian, Co-founder and CEO, Photon

Stop everything! Peel yourself off of that story on Kelly Ripa at Starbucks and give yourself leave to skip the broadcast of yet one more primary debate. And pay attention. Microsoft’s back!

Whether it was the soporific launch of .Net and like products or Ballmer’s comical attempts at forcing developer excitement or scraping celebrity dust, Microsoft events of the past typically lacked spunk.

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Wed, 19 Aug 2015

The Evolution of Search in a Mobile-Focused World

Contributed Blog : By Mark Elfenbein, CEO, Slyce Inc.

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The very first search engine was launched exactly 25 years ago. Archie (Archive, without the v) debuted in 1990 as an FTP site with an index of downloadable directory listings. To find what you were looking for, exact wording was required- search engines didn’t recognize partial phrases or understand context like today. It was the dawning of the internet, the foundations on which was built our current ability to instantly know the population of China, or the ‘world’s greatest’ pancake recipe with just a few taps of a keyboard.

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