Latest assistant Stories

2013-09-18 23:24:12

By combining natural language technology, artificial intelligence and line-of-business applications, Nuiku can predict, interpret and respond to everyday tasks to streamline busy professionals workloads. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Nuiku, the virtual assistant technology that lets professionals do their jobs via their mobile phones, today announced the official launch of the company and closing of a $1.6M seed funding round. By combining Natural Language Processing and...

2013-09-18 23:18:39

Rescues Chat Operators From 80% of Questions, Compatible With Nearly Any Chat Platform Spokane, Wash. (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Next IT, the world’s leading provider of intelligent virtual assistants (IVA), today announced the availability of Alme for Chat -- a new solution that harnesses Next IT’s powerful virtual assistant platform to maximize the value of web-based customer chat. Working as a first point of contact within the live chat environments, the Alme for Chat virtual...

2013-09-17 23:00:29

Sophie R. Kaufman, DPS has been appointed to the position of Assistant Dean for Grants and Strategic Initiatives at Pace University’s College of Health Professions. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Sophie R. Kaufman, DPS, has been appointed to the position of Assistant Dean for Grants and Strategic Initiatives at Pace University’s College of Health Professions. Kaufman started at Pace in 2002 as Administrative Director and in 2011 was appointed to Executive Director of ALPS -...

2013-09-04 23:27:14

Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts opened a new program - Physical Therapist Assistant. San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts, San Mateo Campus is offering its first Associates of Science Degree program for Physical Therapist Assistants beginning January 2014. The PTA program will educate and prepare students to provide physical therapy services under the direction and supervision of a physical therapist. Upon graduation, students are eligible to sit for...

2013-06-04 23:29:48

Great Point Partners (“GPP”) appoints seasoned healthcare executive Tom Kirk as CEO of portfolio company American Surgical Assistants GREENWICH, CT and HOUSTON, TX (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 Great Point Partners I portfolio company, American Surgical Assistants (“ASA”), the nation´s leading provider of outsourced surgical assistant services, announced today the appointment of Tom Kirk as chief executive officer effective June 3rd, 2013. Mr. Kirk brings more than 30...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'