A Chat Bot by Any Other Name…

Dec 13, 2016

Chat Bots, Machine Learning, Human-Assisted Virtual Assistants, Expression Language, and Keywords: what an interesting bouquet of roses we have! Each smells sweet, but has its own particular thorns.
Keep in mind these technologies represent …

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Sam Gets the Job – OpenMarket SMS Cartoon Series

Nov 30, 2016

In our third week of the SMS Cartoons Series (check out week one and week two if you’re not up to date), we get an insight into the conversation between Sam and his wife, Jane. Sam …

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Is It Time to Consider Doing the Hustle?

Oct 4, 2016

In the United States, businesses are required to collect the consent from the mobile phone owner before they attempt to send text messages to him or her. The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has …

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Quo Vadis A2P SMS Ecosystem?

Sep 22, 2016 Jean-Léon_Gérôme_-_The_Christian_Martyrs'_Last_Prayer_-_Walters_37113

Are there more or fewer players in the market today?
As I returned from a very busy Wholesale World Congress (WWC) where many SMS players assembled in Madrid, Spain, I wondered if there are more …

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App Update Required? I’d Rather Use SMS

Aug 16, 2016

Having worked in the mobile space for over 13 years now, I’d like to think I embrace all of the technology it has to offer. Sometimes I feel that too many companies are overlooking …

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