A review of the Threads® Intelligent Message Hub

In this cornerstone post we look at how Threads developed, what it does and our vision for the future. If you have ever wondered how your business could better analyse all the digital data that is typically locked in inboxes or call recordings then Threads might be the tool for you.

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Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks and the King’s new clothes?

Artificial Intelligence is an important part of Threads. But what exactly is artificial intelligence? Some things that were considered intelligent 20 years ago and now just number crunching. In his article John Yardley discusses this and how a return to some ideas that had gone out of fashion may see some exciting new developments.

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email compliance

3 Reasons Why You Should Care About Email Compliance

Most businesses continue to correspond with their clients via email. But for some businesses keeping track of those emails is required for compliance. As well as ensuring compliance with laws and regulations, good email management is also useful for internal governance and monitoring.

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advantages of voip

3 Advantages of VoIP That You Don’t Want To Miss Out On

Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is the technology that allows people to make voice calls through an internet connection instead of using an analog phone line. VoIP technology transmits digital signals through the internet. If you use VoIP to call a regular phone, the signal is converted into a regular telephone signal before going through.…

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Why should I give out my password?

In any application like Threads which accesses user messages (eg email)  on a user’s behalf there is always the issue of security. How can Threads collect a user’s email on a user’s behalf without knowing the user’s authentication credentials – user name and password? And in sharing this information, is there not a potential security…

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customer response time

3 Tips to Improve Customer Service Response Time

Your business should aim to deliver excellent customer service to engage your customer base successfully. After all, your customer service quality impacts the perception that a customer has of your brand. When looking to improve the quality of your customer service, one area to consider is customer service response time. In other words, how quickly…

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It’s your data – use it

It is ironic that many companies pay for data when they already have a far richer source that they already own. Of course, it is a moot point as to whether you actually pay to use a search engine. You need look no further than Google’s balance sheet to discover that someone is paying for…

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machine learning

How machine learning can solve email overload

Despite the rise of messaging apps, email remains the primary method of communication in 2020. The rumoured demise of email has so far not materialised, yet the challenges remain. Email overload is a real problem and whilst the issues are well documented, email remains a vital part of everyday life. 

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how to talk to customers

3 Strategies on How to Best Talk to Customers

When it comes to great customer service, clients won’t hesitate to reward your company. However, more than half of Americans have canceled a planned purchase after just one instance of bad service. Therefore, to retain your customer base, you need to understand what exactly outstanding customer service looks like to your clients. The first step…

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reading emails

Is Someone Reading Your Emails?

Who can read your emails? And should you be worried? The answer is that it is likely that you have already given permission for others to read them but this might not be a bad thing. Discover the benefits of email transparency.

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