In Context

The next-generation communications blog from Nexmo

Category: Real-time Communications

Bots and AI: Voice vs. Text for Your AI Bot Interface

September 21, 2017 Published by // // // // //

How do you decide whether your AI bot should be a chatbot or a voice bot? The context of the use case is an important factor of course, but should it be the deciding factor or should you make both channels available to users? Microsoft Technical Evangelist Martin Beeby, CEO/Co-Founder of The Bot Platform Syd Lawrence, […]
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Bots and AI: Great Bot Use Cases in Production Today

September 7, 2017 Published by // // // //

Every bot developer must contend with the limitations that are inherent in such a relatively new technology. But innovators always find a way to transcend tech limitations and build something remarkable. I asked Microsoft Technical Evangelist Martin Beeby and CTO/Co-Founder of Opearlo Oscar Merry to share examples of great use cases they’ve encountered or built for […]
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What is Real Time Communications?

July 5, 2017 Published by //

Real time communications is the near simultaneous exchange of information over any type of telecommunications service from the sender to the receiver in a connection with negligible latency, according to SearchUnified Communications. Examples of real time communications include: Voice over landlines and mobile phones VoIP Instant messaging (e.g., WhatsApp, WeChat), Video and teleconferencing Robotic telepresence However, […]
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The Communications Trends Defining Next-Gen Customer Engagement

June 26, 2017 Published by // // // // // //

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Head of Platform Marketing Francisco Kattan and Head of Voice Products Roland Selmer for the debut episode of our video series Communications in Context. The conversation centered on emerging trends that are defining how savvy businesses need to engage their customers. It was a rich topic that […]
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The Omnichannel Customer Experience Explained

May 25, 2017 Published by // //

In this Communications in Context video segment, Head of Voice Products Roland Selmer breaks down the omnichannel customer experience and explains how businesses and developers can employ it to deliver exceptional customer experiences and high customer engagement. (To read the full transcript, scroll below the video.) What Are Omnichannel Customer Experiences? (Full Transcript) Roland Selmer […]
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What Is Contextual Communication?

May 18, 2017 Published by //

In this Communications in Context video segment, Head of Voice Products Roland Selmer defines contextual communication and explains how businesses and developers can leverage the concept to deliver exceptional customer experiences and a significant competitive edge. (To read the full transcript, scroll below the video.) What Is Contextual Communication? (Full Transcript) Roland Selmer, Head of […]
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Detrack Offers Real Time Communications for Last Mile Deliveries with Nexmo SMS

May 26, 2016 Published by // // //

Detrack is a leading last mile fulfillment solution for brands and logistics providers across 40 countries including Thailand, Indonesia, and Hong Kong. The company’s iOS and Android app bundles powerful features such as vehicle tracking, proof of delivery, real-time notifications, and automated delivery updates to customers into one affordable, innovative service. It was critical for […]
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