What to know about natural language tech

What to know about natural language tech

Siri, Google Now and Cortana are just three examples of the growth in the use of artificial intelligence that has come about in recent years. They are powered by one element of artificial intelligence, known as Natural Language Processing (NLP). NLP involves a computer turning verbatim human language into useful analysis, and its role in the various devices we now use is increasing all the time.

Twitter videos keep growing on mobile

Twitter videos keep growing on mobile

Even if you think your company is on top of its social media marketing efforts, chances are there is yet more that you could be doing. In particular, the mobile arena continues to grow and develop seemingly without slowing down – and if you’re not harnessing the potential that this segment represents, it’s about time you started to.

First touch screen, now visual control

First touch screen, now visual control

Remember when sending a text meant punching hard on physical buttons on your old Nokia model? That was before the days of touchscreen smartphones, to whose smooth, gliding responsiveness to our fingers we have since become accustomed. But the technology revolution doesn’t stop there.

Say hello to Android Pay from Google

Say hello to Android Pay from Google

There’s big business in mobile payment platforms, and they are here to stay. Consumers are increasingly attracted to the ease and convenience of Apple Pay and Google Wallet, and adopting these platforms means turning more prospects into clients – and then keeping them hooked for the long haul.

Read this before selling your phone!

MobileGeneral_Sep08_BOur mobile devices are quickly becoming so highly integrated into our lives that it can be difficult to imagine life without them. But, there will come a time when you decide to upgrade to a new device. When this does happen, you may consider selling your old device.

Computer contact management

MobileGeneral_Dec17_BAs a business owner, you probably rely on a smartphone as your main form of connection with the office. It may even be your main communication device. If you use a smartphone, you likely have a large number of contacts, and if you have ever tried to manage these on your phone then you know it’s not so easy.

Buying smartphones

MobileGeneral_Dec09_BIt’s December and that means the holiday season is in full-swing. This also means that many people are busy shopping for gifts. As with the past few seasons, smartphones will be a popular gift this year. If you are planning to give a lucky person a smartphone this season, it might be tough to actually pick one that will meet the needs of the person you are giving it to.

3 popular tablets compared

MobileGeneral_April10_BOne of the more popular devices these days is the tablet, it seems like almost everyone has one, or at least wants one. The problem is, there are so many to choose from that it can be a daunting task, especially when you’re looking for one for your business.

Better mobile etiquette: 6 tips

MobileGeneral_Feb13_BHow many times have you been in a meeting only to have a participant’s phone ring or vibrate? This is a common occurrence and to many, this is the type of interruption that drives them nuts. While smartphones have changed our lives, mostly for the better, there are still times when we don’t seem to follow common ‘mobile etiquette’, leading to others perceiving us as rude.