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Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Messaging app Kik adds the ability to video call with up to six people   —  In an update of the chat app Kik, starting today users can now make video calls with up to six people.  —  Facebook Messenger also added group video chat today.  —  “Video chat was the number-one feature you requested …
Dec 19, 2016, 4:15 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
30+ companies including Quora, WebMD, Dominos Pizza, and Product Hunt add Google Home support   —  More than 30 startups and companies like Domino's Pizza, Food Network, and Product Hunt launched new actions for Google Home today.  —  Actions, like Amazon Alexa skills, give a user control and command of Google Assistant.
Dec 15, 2016, 4:30 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Intel and Amazon plan to work together on smart home initiatives, to release reference design and SDK for Intel-based, Alexa-powered smart speaker in Q1 2017   —  Intel and Amazon plan to work together on a series of smart home initiatives in the near future, the companies announced today …
Dec 1, 2016, 11:00 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Octane AI launches its Facebook Messenger bot creation platform and announces $1.5M seed round led by General Catalyst Partners   —  Octane AI launched its bot creation platform today, beginning with bots for 50 Cent, Aerosmith, KISS, Magic Mike, and SPiN.  The startup also announced …
Nov 2, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
HipChat integrates with Echo via VoiceMyBot, letting Alexa start and join in conversations, tie-in with Hipchat room notifications, more   —  A new skill for Amazon Alexa-enabled devices gives you access to the Atlassian-owned HipChat platform, a first for the enterprise team chat app.
Nov 1, 2016, 3:40 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Ozlo virtual assistant exits private beta, launches on iOS and the web   —  Calling itself one of the last independent AI-powered assistants, the Ozlo personal assistant was made publicly available for the first time today on iOS and the web.  —  Ozlo will expand to become …
Oct 17, 2016, 10:00 AMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
The White House open sources President Obama's Facebook Messenger bot   —  The White House today shared open source code for President Obama's Facebook Messenger bot to help other governments build their own bots.  —  The White House says it's sharing the code “with the hope that other governments …
Oct 14, 2016, 5:30 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
45K developers are using Microsoft Bot Framework to make bots for Skype and other chat platforms, while 34K developers are making bots for Facebook Messenger   —  More than 45,000 developers are now using the Microsoft Bot Framework, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said Monday.
Oct 2, 2016, 10:10 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
A free bot service, DoNotPay, has helped successfully challenge 160K+ traffic tickets in London, New York since launching last fall; Seattle expansion planned   —  A bot made to challenge traffic tickets has been used more than 9,000 times by New Yorkers, according to DoNotPay maker Joshua Browder.
Jun 28, 2016, 4:50 PMIn context

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