That includes a $1.5 million seed round led by IVP’s Dennis Phelps and joined by Dave Morin for Slow Ventures and Owen Van Natt, and a $4 million Series A led by Binary Capital’s Justin Caldbeck and Jonathan Teo, plus Periscope CEO Kayvon Beykpour, Lyft CEO Logan Green, and many more big angels.
Assist’s strategy is to go all in on APIs and artificial intelligence. Instead, the startup believes it can become a convenience layer between you and every on-demand service and product with an API.
Chat bots are looking like the big trend of 2016, with Facebook M, Operator, Magic and more vying to help us out via instant message.
That’s why it’s been able to raise $5.5 million from some big-name investors.
Our tools are configured to work for USA, UK, Canada & Australia.
We plan to add additional countries over the coming months so please contact us if you want to know when we're launching in your country.
We do it this way because we don't believe in tricking people into paying to use our service.
It should be good enough for people to want to pay for - and many businesses do!
Now with Insta Message you can enjoy a totally private conversation with any Instagram user whose photos attract you the most.
-Chat info button now shows visitor's geographical location and chat history.-Edit, create, copy, and manage canned responses.-Pro Tip: long press any chat or transcript message to copy its text or use it to create a new canned response.-Transcripts and chat history.-Improved operator info including email and active chat rooms.-Toggle other operators' availabilities.
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