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By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

There’s two strongly recurring themes in the myriad of conversations I’m having with people about artificial intelligence. The first is pervasive interest. I’ve worked in technology for almost 20 years, and nothing until now has generated both the level of interest – and debate. 

By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has made a change that fundamentally shifts the offering of financial advice in New Zealand enabling personalised robo-advice. This move allows for comprehensive disruption of the sector via new and innovative means of delivering advice.

By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

With the elections behind us, and a newly installed government making pledges to spend taxpayer dollars, it’s time to discuss how AI will fundamentally change one of the biggest issues we face as a society right now. 

By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

Chatbots in the West are a relatively new phenomenon. Facebook launched their chatbot platform for Messenger in April 2016, shortly after Microsoft announced support for chatbots in Skype. Apple was even later to the party, announcing their Business Chat platform a few months ago. However, as is more often becoming the norm, the West was soundly beaten by the East in this innovation.

By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

Trust. The key to a perfect relationship. In a world where knowledge is power, consumers are more and more concerned with their data. (Emphasis on the ‘their’).

By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

I just watched the film “Multiplicity” from back in the 90s.

It’s a story about a guy who had too much on his plate. Menial activities like work and admin kept him away from his wife, his family, and other things he was passionate about.

So when he found a way to clone himself, he proceeded to do just that. 

By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

The IDC FutureScape’s digital transformation predictions for 2019 present a list of implications for New Zealand and global businesses.

By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

Our Bot Maturity Model will help you navigate a bot’s development.

By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

I love tech. I live and breathe it; from my meditation device that tracks my heart-rate variability, to my heavy app consumption, to the amazing drift button in my car. I love the sweet sauce it brings to my life. To support it, I’ve invested in over 20 hi-tech businesses and grown countless others. 

By Ambit
on July 22, 2019

Conversational user experiences (UX) take a lot of work. There’s a reason many state “I’m like a child and just learning”, whilst endeavouring to deliver adult grade conversation within months or even weeks of birth.