Category: Chat & Text Messaging Apps

Oracle Responsys launches first SMS aggregator marketplace

Oracle is adding an SMS aggregator marketplace — which it says is the first of its kind — to its Responsys B2C marketing platform. Called the SMS Public Aggregator Network, or SPAN, it allows marketers to directly find, order and...

/ July 18, 2018

Led by TapCommerce founders, startup Attentive launches SMS/MMS marketing platform

A New York City-based startup, led by the co-founders of Twitter-acquired in-app ad retargeter TapCommerce, is out this week with a new mobile messaging platform. The company, Attentive, has had its platform in the field for the last eight months,...

/ February 9, 2018

Conversica expands channels, markets with Intelligens acquisition

This week, AI conversational firm Conversica is expanding its channels and its market with the acquisition of Santiago, Chile-based Intelligens.ai. Through this purchase, the company will add support for Messenger, Facebook, Slack and Skype to its current email and SMS channels,...

/ January 31, 2018

AI marketing and the journey through the uncanny valley

“Things usually get worse before they get better.” “It’s always darkest before the dawn.” Whether it’s the valley of the shadow of death in the 23rd Psalm or the Dangerous Trench on the way to Shell City in the Sponge...

/ December 18, 2017