Chatting with bots: How well 5 brands’ chatbots actually work

We write about chatbots all the time and how could we not? Global market revenue was more than $250 million last year. That number is only going up; Gartner predicted that by 2020, 85% of business will be conducted without human interaction. Brands consistently find ingenious ways to improve their customer experiences with the assistance…

How to Make Organic Pesticide

Aphids, spider mites, and other pests can cause serious damage to flowers, fruits, and vegetables. These creatures attack your garden in swarms, literally draining the life from your crops and often inviting disease in the process. Many chemical pesticides can prove unsafe for you and the environment or may make fruits and vegetables unsafe for…

How to Enable the Emoji Emoticon Keyboard in iOS

This wikiHow teaches you how to add emoji options to your iPhone’s keypad, as well as how to use them. The Emoji keyboard is available on all iPhones and iPads running iOS 5 or higher; since the current iOS version is iOS 11, your iPhone or iPad should support emoji use. EditSteps EditEnabling the Emoji…

How to Be an Effective Public Speaker

Even accomplished public speakers worry about whether or not their presentation is effective. Fortunately, improving your effectiveness as a public speaker is very simple! To be an effective public speaker, prepare a well-developed speech that fits your audience. Then, practice your delivery prior to giving the speech. Finally, connect with the audience, articulate your words,…

How to Vacuum Your Dog

When a dog sheds, its hair can get everywhere! Instead of vacuuming up the hair that your dog leaves behind, you can actually vacuum the hair directly from your dog’s body. To do this, you’ll need to get your dog acclimated to the vacuum and purchase the proper pet grooming attachments so that you don’t…

How to Play Buzz

Buzz is a classic mathematics game that doesn’t require any special equipment. To play buzz, all you need are 3 people who know how to multiply and who have some time. The classic buzz game is fairly simple and best suited for younger children who are learning how to multiply. The more advanced version of…

How to Resign from a Job

Whether you have a better offer to work somewhere else, or had a bad experience and want to move on, the way you handle a resignation can make or break your career and your professional reputation. Follow your employer’s formal procedure to the letter, and work out any required notice with professionalism to ensure a…

In the age of AI, do consumers still care about privacy?

The relationship between the MarTech industry and artificial intelligence (AI) is basically a sci-fi romance right now, with the entire industry delighted by robots in much the same way Joaquin Phoenix fell for his operating system in the movie Her. Amidst predictions that AI could generate $3.5-$5.8 trillion in the very near future for every…