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Nuance Brings Virtual Assistant and Voice Recognition Security to Wings Financial Credit Union

July 28, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. Minnesota’s largest credit union will integrate Nuance voice AI to serve as a virtual assistant and biometric security for customers. Wings Financial Credit Union is part of the growing trend for financial institutions to integrate voice technology into their services and is working with Nuance even as the AI […]

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University of Phoenix launches Phoebe™, an AI-enabled virtual assistant designed to support students with 24/7 service

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The University of Phoenix today announced the launch of the Phoebe™ virtual assistant, its first-ever virtual assistant designed to serve as a 24/7 point of contact for students seeking information regarding their UOPX experience. In keeping with the University’s tireless dedication to transforming the services and information available to students to support their busy […]

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Start-up Proptech Lintil launches virtual home buying assistant

The app promises to walk buyers every step of the way, connect with service providers, and offer discounts. Lintil, an Irish proptech start-up that promises to guide homebuyers through the buying process, has officially launched its virtual assistant service. The Dublin-based company was founded in 2017 by Emmet Creighton, a former lawyer, and Jonathan McLaughlin, […]

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Microsoft teams up with Clippy, the real OG virtual assistant: other iconic Windows images also return

(Photo: Screenshot of @GravityUnionECM Twitter post) Microsoft teams up with Clippy, the real OG virtual assistant: other iconic Windows images also return (Photo: Screenshot from Twitter post by @Dellchannel21) Microsoft teams up with Clippy, the real OG virtual assistant: other iconic Windows images also return Microsoft Teams with Clippy, the original email software virtual assistant, […]

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Federal Bank of India launches Feddy Virtual Assistant for Alexa, Google Assistant and WhatsApp

July 15, 2021 at 5 p.m. The Federal Bank of India has officially launched a voice-accessible virtual assistant through Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. The AI, known as Feddy, is part of a growing trend of banking-focused virtual assistants, one that has accelerated in the wake of COVID-19 and limits on in-person banking. Feddy Cat […]

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6 Ways a Virtual Assistant Can Help Business Owners Succeed

Being an entrepreneur can be tough, especially when your business is just getting started. You may find it difficult to balance running your business, promoting your major products or services, and handling minor but necessary tasks. Unfortunately, these mundane tasks can waste your time and take you away from the work you do best. Fortunately, […]

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HandsFree Health offers health plans an alternative to private virtual assistant

Health plans now have the option to choose a virtual assistant platform built around privacy. Tweet that “As the former president of US Healthcare and Aetna Health, I know the importance of privacy when handling patients’ personal information. Unlike most other virtual assistants, we have built a virtual healthcare assistant owner to, among other things, […]

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Plano and Richardson among cities hosting DART Silver Line Virtual Community Forums

Plano and Richardson are among the cities hosting virtual community meetings this month regarding the Dallas Area Rapid Transit Silver Line project. The meetings come as the project has again been pushed back and will now open two years after it was originally planned to begin carrying passengers between Dallas/Fort Worth airport and Plano. Before […]

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EpiSD Hosts Virtual Community Meeting to Discuss Back-to-School Concerns

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — The El Paso Independent School District is holding two community meetings on Tuesday for parents to discuss back-to-school issues because day one is only three weeks away. The district held a meeting via Zoom Tuesday at noon for parents to meet during their lunch hour and hold another meeting at […]

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Attend the virtual community meeting tonight for the latest news on Beckwourth Complex Fire

To hear the latest news on the Beckwourth Complex fire and ask questions, the public is invited to attend a virtual community meeting tonight, July 10, at 7 p.m. and streamed on the forest’s Facebook page. National Plumas. In addition to the video update posted by Jake Cagle this morning, the System Operations Manager for […]

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PGV will host a virtual community meeting

Puna Geothermal Venture (PGV) will host a virtual community meeting on Wednesday, July 14 at 4 p.m. PGV holds quarterly community meetings to provide updates on plant status. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, meetings have been held virtually. PGV, along with representatives from Hawaiian Electric Co. and Hawaii County, will provide updates and […]

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Elrich will discuss the preliminary police audit report during a virtual community meeting on Wednesday

County Executive Marc Elrich held a June 30 press conference to release recommendations from a preliminary audit of the police department. Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich will discuss a recently released preliminary audit report from the County Police Department (MCPD) during a virtual community forum at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Elrich will discuss the report’s recommendations, […]