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Meet Will - Vector's new renewable energy educator in schools

MEDIA RELEASE August 22, 2018

In a first for education, Vector is exploring the use of “digital human” technology in its energy education programmes in primary schools.In conjunction with New Zealand’s leading AI company Soul Machines, Vector has created Will, a “digital teacher”…


Introducing Jamie - ANZ's new digital assistant

HOT OFF THE PRESS July 10, 2018

Meet Jamie, ANZ’s new digital assistant, who starts work tomorrow helping customers with some of their general banking queries. Jamie has a human face, voice and expressions and can have a two-way verbal conversation with people via a computer screen, tablet or mobile phone…


Digital Assistants Start to Get More Human

HOT OFF THE PRESS April 29, 2018

She’s smart, a master of high-end design software. She’s kind, ready to help at any time of day or night. She’s the new AVA—an acronym for automated virtual assistant—a next-generation digital assistant created by Autodesk Inc. to help its customers with its software…