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3 Reasons Why Every Micro-Influencer Needs a Chatbot

This post was originally published on Shane Barker’s Influencer Marketing blog. The only way to make something more viral is by combining it with another super viral thing. That’s what I’m going to do in this article. I’m going to combine micro-influencers and chatbots in an epic way. I’m going to prove to you that every micro-influencer out there needs a chatbot, period. Why Micro-Influencers? A micro-influencer is a marketer who takes their game seriously.
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Chatbot-Powered Customer Support in WeChat — Mini Program Or Official Account?

Within the WeChat ecosystem, companies have two distinct channels through which they can engage their users in an officially branded capacity. The older, more established Official Accounts (OA), which include service and subscription accounts, typically engage users through content pushes and support users via customer service chat. The newer, less established Mini Programs (MP) allow companies to build more app-like experiences within a WeChat branded account. So let’s solve a customer problem.
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A Beginner guide — How ChatBots affect the future of content marketing

What is a chatbot? Chatbot is a program that simulates communication with a person in a messenger. With the help of artificial intelligence, the chatbot can understand what you are saying and give the necessary answer. Progress in artificial intelligence and mobile communications has created an excellent opportunity for marketers to use chatbots as an effective tool to automate user interactions 24/7. For example, according to the latest research conducted by Imperva Incapsula only in 2016, bots generated more than 50% of Internet traffic.
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Three concrete ways to improve insurance economics with artificial intelligence

It’s crunch time for Insurance. Investment yields are declining and combined ratios have exceeded 98% for 3 out of the past 5 years*. Insurers are asking: “What can we change in our operations to improve our economics? ” Concrete answers are now coming from Cognitive Technology, the variety of Artificial Intelligence that deals with knowledge and textual information. In this post series I want to share three areas where cognitive is delivering unprecedented productivity gains and insight, and leading to deep changes in how insurers do business.
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Artificial Intelligence — The Spark of Life for Modern Technologies

Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer science fiction in 2018, instead, it is crucial for driving strategies across different organizational units. The potential of artificial intelligence is clearly understood by early adopters as their business is able to see the impact of AI through increased manpower productivity, and ROI. By 2021, 40% of new enterprise applications implemented by service providers will include AI technologies. — Gartner Businesses now have become more data-centric and AI is the perfect technology to perform data analytics.
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Don’t settle for anything else than true Artificial Intelligence!

Don’t settle for anything else than true Artificial Intelligence! As organizations have been seeing the transformational value of Artificial Intelligence when they need to manage text content, the adoption of AI-based solutions is accelerating. But not all AI solutions are equally powerful, fast, flexible and… intelligent. And, above all, AI is not machine learning. Artificial Intelligence is much more than pure machine learning.  That’s why we’ve developed this short movie – to explain how Cogito goes beyond Machine Learning into true AI.
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Neural Voice Cloning with a Few Samples

At Baidu Research, we aim to revolutionize human-machine interfaces with the latest artificial intelligence techniques. Our Deep Voice project was started a year ago , which focuses on teaching machines to generate speech from text that sound more human-like. Beyond single-speaker speech synthesis, we demonstrated that a single system could learn to reproduce thousands of speaker identities, with less than half an hour of training data for each speaker. This capability was enabled by learning shared and discriminative information from speakers.
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The top 5 wacky AI dialogues you need to hear to believe

The rise of artificial intelligence and automation is everywhere — not least in amazingly offbeat forms of dialogue. Here are five of the best. Harry Potter and the Portrait of What Looked Like A Large Pile of Ash The release of a new Harry Potter book is always an event. However, the eighth entry in the canon of wizardly adventures was not actually written by J.K. Rowling. Botnik Studios released The Handsome One, a three-page chapter of literature produced by an algorithm.
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AI: The first 50 years … 10 years later

Ten years ago, I wrote my first blog post on the topic of Artificial Intelligence, celebrating the first 50 years of AI. It is interesting to do some considerations after another 10 years as it seems that everything has changed while, from a different point of view, nothing has fundamentally changed… Please note that the text that follows is a bit fragmented and not so linear in jumping from one aspect to another one but I did it on purpose as the structure tries to reflect Artificial Intelligence many facets and always changing attributes: I hope that the result is not too hard to read.
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