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Bots Are Everywhere, But Are They Ready for Banking?

Bots Are Everywhere, But Are They Ready for Banking?

by September 12, 2016 at 10:21 am 1 comment

The latest technology to entice bankers is the chatbot — that talky little application that can tell you how much you spent at Starbucks or guide you through your account setup. But a report from Forrester’s Peter Wannemacher, released last week, suggests that chatbots are not ready to handle the high-stakesRead More

Kasisto Facebook Outage Shows Danger of Banks Being Tech Companies

Kasisto Facebook Outage Shows Danger of Banks Being Tech Companies

by July 13, 2016 at 10:51 am 1 comment

It’s become common for bankers to say, “Our bank is a technology company.” But technology companies “move fast and break things,” and that doesn’t square well with providing customers reliable access to their money. Case in point: MyKai, the remarkably clever chatbot from Kasisto, suffered an outage yesterday on oneRead More

Kasisto Introduces KAI, a Smart Bot for Banking

Kasisto Introduces KAI, a Smart Bot for Banking

by June 28, 2016 at 1:34 pm 6 comments

Are bots taking over banking? Yesterday, a Danish bank introduced a bot for simple queries (and soon, transactions) and earlier this month, San Francisco-based startup Dyme, a member of the Spring 2016 Bank Innovation INV class, released a prototype of a Facebook messenger bot whose functionality mirrors that of Dyme’s SMS-basedRead More

Who’s Who in Voice-Assisted Banking [VIDEO]

Who’s Who in Voice-Assisted Banking [VIDEO]

by April 17, 2015 at 10:45 am 1 comment

With the uproar this week over Siri’s seemingly homophobic responses to Russian queries about gays (Question: “Are there any gay bars around me?”; Answer: “You are so rude!”) and Apple’s refusal to comment about them, we decided to take a look at one of the more compelling areas of fintech: voice-assisted banking.Read More