iWorld

Take 'Actions on Google': partner's Gupshup with enterprises

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/10/Beerud-Sheth.jpg?itok=fbPS2GWp

MUMBAI: Gupshup has partnered with Google to enable enterprises to quickly and easily build for ‘Actions on Google’, its development interface for the Google Assistant. Bot builders can now create and deploy bots or actions for the assistant using Gupshup’s cross-platform development tools.

One of the early Google Assistant actions to come to Google Home is from VentureBeat, source of technology and chatbot news. Developed in coordination with Gupshup, the bot will be available to consumers later this month.

Gupshup CEO Beerud Sheth opined that the bot landscape has grown exponentially in the past year. It has enabled the world where intelligent, conversational interfaces will soon be all around us. He expressed gratitude about being one of the first developer platforms to join Actions on Google.

Google Home users launch the VentureBeat bot by saying “Ok Google, let me talk to VentureBeat,” and can then navigate the latest technology news stories and headlines from the comfort of their own home by interacting with the Google Assistant.

Few more content providers will be available on Actions on Google soon.

Gupshup is the first truly omni-channel bot development platform, offering developers and enterprises the ability to connect with consumers on their favorite messaging platforms, now including voice-assisted ecosystems such as Google Home.

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/06/19/hooq.jpg?itok=GE0EF6Yt
HOOQ raises the excitement quotient with Krypton S2 and Younger S6

MUMBAI: HOOQ – the largest Video-on-Demand service in Southeast Asia, announced the launch of two of the most engaging shows – Krypton Season 2 and Younger Season 6. The second season of Krypton titled ‘Light years from Home’ promises to be bigger, better, and even more thrilling than the Superman...

iWorld Over The Top Services
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/06/19/Netflix_new.jpg?itok=2lV_JbVb
Netflix may hit critical point of business very soon

Netflix may soon witness a crucial moment in its business soon. After William Blair analyst Ralph Schackart said on Monday that the stock can rise 22 per cent by the end of the year, shares of the streaming giant gained more than 3 per cent.

iWorld Over The Top Services
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/06/19/libra.jpg?itok=9EJ15JsG
Facebook reveals plan to launch cryptocurrency Libra

Social media giant Facebook moves ahead in the direction of entering the e-commerce sector as it revealed plans on Tuesday to launch a cryptocurrency called Libra. According to media reports, Facebook has linked with 28 partners in a Geneva-based entity called the Libra Association which will...

iWorld Social Media
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/06/19/ZEE5_India.jpg?itok=zvu8iUJG
Publicis Capital bags the creative mandate of ZEE5 India

Carrying on with its winning momentum, Publicis Capital has bagged the creative mandate of ZEE5 India, India’s fastest growing OTT platform. The agency will manage the creative duties for the leading OTT brand across their AVOD, SVOD, Regional SVOD and Trade (B2B) verticals.

iWorld Over The Top Services
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/06/19/tv.jpg?itok=AB047IQJ
Content choice drives Indians’ subscription to multiple OTT platforms

OTT subscription fatigue is a myth in India for now. While subscribing to multiple OTT services, Indian subscribers rely on content as the driving force. There are three primary reasons for this - demand for more content options (42 per cent), satisfying the content needs for an entire family (42...

iWorld Over The Top Services
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/06/18/indvspak.jpg?itok=fPYxEAEC
#INDvPAK becomes the most tweeted about ODI on Twitter with 2.9 million Tweets

MUMBAI: India won by 89 runs in Manchester on Sunday to extend their unbeaten streak against Pakistan in the World Cup history. While we saw the rivalry between both teams on the field, the roar of the fans was loud on Twitter. The game broke cricket records by becoming the most Tweeted about one...

iWorld Social Media
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/06/18/tapan.jpg?itok=faLvlqy_
Hungama appoints Tapan Sharma as the vice president for integrated media sales

MUMBAI: Hungama, India’s leading digital entertainment company, has appointed Tapan Sharma as the Vice President for Integrated Media Sales. With over 16 years of work experience in ad sales and content monetization, Tapan comes to Hungama from Gaana where he served as the National Head – Audio...

iWorld Over The Top Services
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/06/18/facebook.jpg?itok=EuABI7Nb
Facebook and Kiran Rao partner to unleash the power of mobile storytelling

From cinematic canvas to mobile canvas, filmmaker Kiran Rao marked her return to direction with two films made for Facebook India.

iWorld Social Media
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/06/18/gs.jpg?itok=UgXFjjVu
One Digital Entertainment to focus on content localisation, international expansion and tech innovation

Along with focusing on reaching out to global audiences, digital content network One Digital Entertainment is also focusing on the niche regional ones. Meanwhile, localisation of content is a key focus area this year.

iWorld Over The Top Services

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories