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Have you thought about leveraging the power of instant messaging as a customer interaction channel?
YellowPages.ca built an interactive instant messaging BOT that ran on MSN IM that allowed customers to search for a business within the the social environment of MSN IM that leveraged the power of instant messaging as a customer interaction channel.
Growing number of mobile devices have MSN IM embedded
YP.CA search via MSM IM on a mobile device is alternative to using mobile browser.
Customer does not need to leave their social network to make a search
Search results can be shared with the customer’s to social network.
Customers may interact through instant messaging to retrieve information
Natural language processing intelligent agent to answer free-form requests
“Always only a click away” presence on IM buddy list
Pre-configured with prototypical “individual finder” and “business finder” capability
Business Directory Assistance by Name, City, Province or Business Finder Search by category […Click headline to read more]
1% or more use each of the following: Gecko-based browsers, KHTML-based browsers, Internet Explorer 5-7, and Opera. Total IE numbers started dropping in mid-2004 as users switched to the Gecko based browsers. Data from several sources suggest that ~0.2% of page accesses are by users with mobile devices, e.g. cellphones, with the numbers growing fairly quickly. Many people don’t use the latest version of their browser, even when what they use is way out-of-date and has serious security defects. For example, a study of one stats source in Nov 2006 revealed that only 12% of IE5 users were using the latest version of IE 5, that only 59% of Netscape 7 users were using the latest version of Netscape 7, and that only 30% of Opera 8 users were using the latest version of Opera 8. This means that testing only with the latest version of a browser may not be adequate
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Sympatico-Lycos Inc., the leading Canadian Internet portal, develops and launches the Air Canada’s first mobile services.
This inovative service development is the latest in wireless applications for Canada’s #1 wireless site. Travellers on Air Canada will have another option for accessing a variety of relevant travel information with the announcement today that Sympatico-Lycos Inc., the leading Canadian Internet portal, has developed and is launching the airline’s Mobile Services. With the introduction of this service Air Canada becomes the first carrier in Canada to offer air travellers this customer service innovation through wireless devices.
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