“Our goal is to deliver simpler, better, smarter banking to our customers and Robo Chat will help deliver on this by streamlining the application form,” said Lee Hatton, CEO of UBank.
“If you’ve gathered all of your paperwork, the form can be completed in as little time as it takes you to have your breakfast.
But it’s the audio experience that will get you hooked over a slowly unfolding storyline.
Modeled after radio shows like And yet the real interactive breakthrough happens when the microphone’s red light comes on, and you’re met with a void of on-air silence that can only be filled with your voice.
In recent weeks and months there have been a number of high profile company announcements of chatbot launches.
These include: UBank, one of Australia’s leading digital only banks, who unveiled Robo Chat, the countries first virtual assistant to help potential home buyers and refinancers complete their online home loan applications.
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You have to read scripts for commercial breaks, an emergency broadcast–and you even have to fill the awkward gaps of silence with the strange folks who call into a radio station to share their stories on air.“We think talking to your game and having it talk back is a really exciting idea,” says head writer Amy Green.
“Video game players will almost universally tell you that what they love about the medium is that they can enter the story as a character. They don’t just choose written on-screen text responses from multiple-choice options.”While the studio is using Google’s Cloud Speech platform to detect what you say and display it on screen, the game doesn’t actually take what you say into account (though future episodes might)–just that you speak, or you don’t.
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