Boost.ai Expands Conversational AI Platform Functionality with Zendesk Integration

Zendesk Customers Can Take Advantage of Boost.ai’s Market-Leading Self-Learning AI to Develop and Deploy Artificially Intelligent Virtual Agents in Less Than 10 Days Boost.ai, a global leader in artificial intelligence for Fortune 1000 companies, announced the ability to integrate its user-friendly conversational AI platform into Zendesk, Inc.’s flexible and powerful customer engagement software. Available now on the Sunshine Conversations marketplace, the new integration gives Zendesk’s 160,000+ customers access to…

[24]7.ai Unveils Engagement Cloud – Industry’s First Fully Integrated Conversational AI Platform

7.ai, Inc., a recognized global leader in Conversational AI, announced the 7.ai Engagement Cloud, the industry's first integrated suite of conversational AI services designed to power both voice and digital interactions. With the release of Engagement Cloud, IT and CX leaders and their teams can rapidly diagnose customer intents and build, automate, monitor, and optimize customer service and sales journeys through intuitive, self-serve interfaces and tools that empower both experts and non-technical users. Consumers today…

Vonage Partners with Conversational AI Platform EBO.ai

Vonage, a global leader in cloud communications helping businesses accelerate their digital transformation, has announced its partnership with AI communications leader, EBO.ai to provide businesses with intuitive, intelligent customer service tools and support powered by the Vonage Communications Services Platform. EBO.ai, a virtual agent provider based in Malta and the UK, helps companies build valuable, long-lasting relationships with their customers using artificial intelligence technology that automates personalised…

Conversational AI Platform Bonobo AI Raises $4.5 Million

Startup Emerges from Stealth Mode to Transform Customer Relationships Bonobo AI, the first AI-powered conversational intelligence platform built to help customer-facing teams drive conversion, retention, and upsell, has raised a $4.5 Million seed funding round led by G20 Ventures and Capri Ventures. Bonobo AI is the conversational intelligence platform for organizations seeking to know their customers and grow customer relationships at scale. The platform centralizes fragmented customer interaction data from across…

Emotive Raises $50 Million Series B; Accelerates Growth of Conversational Text Message Platform

- Adds Murat Bicer, General Partner at CRV, to Board of Directors; Expands C-Suite with the Hiring of Adam Waid as Chief Customer Officer and Oleg Pylnev as Chief Technology Officer - Explosive 466% year-over-year growth; Opens New Offices Boston and Atlanta with plans to triple workforce in 2021 Emotive, the first and only conversational text message platform for eCommerce brands, announced that it has closed a Series B funding round of $50 million led by CRV, bringing the company's valuation to $400 million. Other…

Socialbakers Adds Conversational AI Chatbots to Its Marketing Platform

AI chatbot technology automatically identifies and answers frequently asked queries, it provides seamless escalation to customer care agents and increases both customer satisfaction and agent productivity Socialbakers, the leading AI-powered social media marketing platform, announced that it has integrated conversational AI chatbot technology into the Socialbakers Suite. The addition of conversational AI chatbots enables marketers to automatically identify unanswered questions and instantly respond to frequently asked…

Maru Group Launches Conversational AI Feedback Tool on Proprietary Insights Platform Maru/Hub

 Maru Group (‘Maru’), the global technology-enabled market research and customer insights company, have announced the launch of Maru/HUB Conversational AI, an intelligent, device-agnostic feedback tool. Developed directly as part of Maru/HUB, Maru’s global proprietary ecosystem, researchers and marketers can now combine conversational feedback with Maru’s existing research technologies and traditional survey approaches for a wider, more holistic understanding of consumer response. Available across key mobile messaging…

Snaps, The Platform for Conversational Automation, Now Available on Oracle Cloud Marketplace

Snaps is proud to support the eCommerce businesses that use Oracle CX Service through seamless customer service automation Snaps, a leading provider of conversational automation for eCommerce and a member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), announced that their enterprise solution is available on Oracle Cloud Marketplace and can be integrated with Oracle CX Service. Oracle Cloud Marketplace is a centralized repository of enterprise applications offered by Oracle and Oracle partners. The Snaps Conversational Automation…

Snaps, The #1 Conversational Automation Platform for eCommerce, Now Available on Zendesk Support Suite

Snaps is proud to support the eCommerce businesses that use Zendesk through seamless customer service automation Snaps, a leading provider of conversational automation for eCommerce, announced enhanced capabilities through integration with Zendesk, Inc. and a new listing on Zendesk's App Marketplace. The Snaps Conversational Automation Platform provides Zendesk Chat and Support customers with NLP-powered commerce and care automation solutions that can help their customers shop for products, get answers to frequently…

Rammer Rebrands as Symbl.ai: The Industry’s First Developer Platform for Conversational Intelligence

The company rebrands and announces the availability of its platform to developers for free Rammer, the Techstars-backed Conversational Intelligence-as-a-Service solution, is now Symbl.ai. The rebrand comes after a successful $1.8M fundraise in September '19 and the subsequent doubling in size of the company as it continues to gain momentum through early client and developer adoption. "Understanding the unbiased meaning and untangling the subjectivity of conversations is the crucial element that our new "Symbl" identity…

Inference Solutions Enables Conversational AI for Cisco’s On-Premise Platforms

Enterprises Using Cisco’s UC and CC Offerings Can Upgrade Their IVRs to Intelligent Virtual Agents Without “Ripping and Replacing” Existing Software and Equipment Inference Solutions, a global provider of Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVAs) for sales and service organizations, launched new solutions that  extend the self-service capabilities of Cisco Unified Communications Manager (UCM), Unified Contact Center Enterprise and Unified Contact Center Express (UCCE/X). Enterprises using these on-premise solutions can now easily…

AI-powered Conversational Analytics Platform, Scoop to Help Brands Glean Unique Insights From all Customer Conversations Across Voice,…

Scoop Has Been Incubated by Netcore Solutions, a Global Marketing Automation Provider In a recent development that highlights how rep-customer interactions can be leveraged to gain market intelligence, Scoop, a Netcore incubated startup, has developed an AI-powered conversational analytics platform designed to help Inside Sales teams to maximize sales conversion optimization. Scoop leverages machine learning to mine insights from customer conversations across voice, video, and text sources to discover sales…

LatentView Analytics Launches AI-Driven Conversational Analytics Platform ‘Casper’ to Democratize Enterprise Data

New Platform Enables Anyone across the Enterprise to Access Data and Insights on Demand through Natural Language Voice and Text Queries LatentView Analytics, a trusted analytics partner to the world’s most recognized brands, launched Casper, its new AI-based conversational analytics platform, that enables anyone within a company to easily access customized reports and insights in visual, text, or voice form with no coding required. According to Gartner, by 2021, “conversational first” will be adopted by the majority of…

NexTech And LivePerson To Demo Conversational Commerce Platform Integrating AR With Messaging On Main Stage at AWE USA Conference May 31,…

Company to Present a New Use Case for Sentiment Analysis Capabilities Within Its AR E-commerce Platform, Featuring Conversational Commerce Technology NexTech AR Solutions announced that CEO Evan Gappelberg and President Paul Duffy will team up with LivePerson to showcase its sentiment analysis capabilities for augmented reality (AR) eCommerce at the Augmented World Expo (AWE) USA Conference, taking place in the heart of Silicon Valley May 29-31, 2019 at the Santa Clara Conference Center in Santa Clara, CA. On the Mission…

Conversocial Acquires AI-Powered Conversational Commerce Platform Assist

Deal Allows Brands to Transform Sales, Marketing, and Customer Service with Dynamic Customer Interactions That Seamlessly Integrate Bots and Live Agents Conversocial, the leading digital customer experience platform, is acquiring Assist, pioneers in messaging automation, to offer scalable, conversational customer experiences that strike the right balance between adaptive automation and human support. Assist’s focus on smart, next-generation automation and chatbots coupled with Conversocial’s unified approach to new…

Conversational Marketing Platform Drift Acquires Email Marketing Automatikon Tool Siftrock

Drift, the world’s leading conversational marketing and sales platform, introduced new products and partnerships built to connect businesses with customers now, not later, at HYPERGROWTH 2018. The company announced Conversational Advertising, Drift Assistant, the acquisition of Siftrock and partnerships with Marketo, Demandbase and Outreach. “The last decade in B2B sales and marketing was all about the business following up later,” said David Cancel, Drift Founder & CEO. “But today, B2B sales and marketing has to be…

Zoho CRM Introduces Zia Voice, the First Conversational AI for Sales Teams, Along with Catalyst, a Hyper-Customization Platform

Zoho CRM Expands Its AI Capabilities with Interactive Voice and Chat, Deal Prediction, and Email Sentiment; Enterprises Can Now Build, Distribute, and Manage Internal Apps for Global Teams.  Zoho has unveiled Zia Voice, the first conversational AI for sales teams that adds speech and chat capabilities to Zia, Zoho's AI-powered sales assistant. Zia can now also predict deal closures and analyze email sentiment. Read More: Boost.ai Secures $5 Million Investment to Expand Internationally The company also introduced…

Cavai Announces Partnership With Orage Publishing As the Content Provider Seeks to Leverage the Ground-Breaking Conversational Ad Format,…

Cavai, the leader in conversational advertising cloud technology, today announces a new partnership with leading content provider, Orage Publishing. With more than 100 sites spanning technology, gaming, music, sports, home and lifestyle, Orage reaches more than 10 million unique users per month in the Nordic region. Orage has newsrooms in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland. In 2018, it launched Techradar.com with local content in the Nordic languages. Techradar is number one in tech news in the UK and number eight…

­­Acquire Launches First Conversational Customer Experience Platform For The Modern Digital Landscape

Unified CX Platform Helps Businesses Adapt and Thrive in the New Era of Digital Transformation Acquire, a leading conversational customer experience (CX) platform, today announced the release of their newest software that streamlines customer conversations, automates workflows, and enables teams to better analyze support and service efficiency. Acquire's offering is the first platform designed to help businesses serve customers in the digital-first era of communication. Marketing Technology News: Comscore Elevates…

Klaviyo Unveils New Marketing Automation Innovations with Personalized Benchmarks Tool and Conversational SMS

Native enhancements and guided software empower online retailers to own their customer data and strengthen relationships Today at the company’s virtual product launch event, Klaviyo, the leading customer data and marketing automation platform, unveiled two new products to support the growth and success of its customers, Personalized Benchmarks and Conversational SMS. Personalized Benchmarks is a tool that offers merchants data-driven insights on marketing efforts, comparing performance to their…