How Hotels Can Distinguish Themselves through Mobile Self-Service Solutions – A Day in the Life from the Vegas Strip


Mobile phones have become the ultimate travel companion for consumers as they express a growing preference and need to engage with hotels through channels such as SMS, web chat and chatbots that support these devices. This has opened up a whole new world of consumer …

How we deployed Edward the SMS chatbot on Amazon Echo in 30 Minutes


A few weeks ago, I introduced you to Edward. Weeks later, we are still being approached from analysts, customers, partners, other vendors, who all want to hear more about this exciting project. It is still very early, but seeing the first guests interact with it …

No Service Is The New Service: Bots, VRM and Delegating To Myself


I make jokes regularly in the office about how I’m going to use Aspect’s interactive text response and natural language understanding platform to build an AlyxBot that will attend meetings for me and report back. (If any of my coworkers are reading this and feel …