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Chatbots

Will payments make chatbots the next big thing in eCommerce?

Earlier this month, Kik CEO Ted Livingston said payments are all that’s needed for chatbots to live up to last year’s hype. He says the technology is in “a holding pattern until we get mobile payments,” but insists he’s seen enough “magic” to know it’s only a matter of time until bots become the next big commerce platform. Livingston’s comments make...

by • posted May 2nd 2017

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Chatbots poised to take eLearning to a new level

Education technology – aka EdTech – is on the verge of changing how students learn, both inside and outside the classroom. The chatbot revolution promises a new kind of learning experience for students and we’re already starting to see its early impact. From eLearning bots to virtual classroom assistants, we’re seeing a new potential for personalised learning resources that cater to...

by • posted March 16th 2017

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Some of the best travel chatbots we’ve seen so far

Travel is one of those industries enjoying the best of chatbots right now. From booking flights to general travel advice and nnovative customer service, chatbots are changing the consumer travel experience – and they’ve only just got started.So while e’re excited to see what the bots can come up with over the rest of 2017, let’s take a look at...

by • posted February 20th 2017

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5 reasons retail marketers are going nuts over chatbots

Chatbots are making a big impact on the marketing industry, we look at the way they are changing the way that users buy products both online and offline.

by • posted January 10th 2017

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Shorten your path to purchase with a chatbot

Chatbot technology is still in its infancy but it’s already starting to reshape the nature of retail marketing. One of its biggest impacts so far has been speeding up the buying process – the number of stages between users first landing on your website and completing a purchase. Suddenly, the idea of searching through a website and labouring through its checkout...

by • posted December 2nd 2016