Oct 7, 2012

Skype Meets Siri: Is MindMeld the Future of Collaboration?

Shouldn’t enterprise collaboration be more than just adapting consumer technologies for work (‘Facebook for the enterprise’)? Most of the 'Social Enterprise' tools are for asynchronous text-based communication, while the most important type of (remote) collaboration in enterprises continues to be real-time by phone/ video conferences. Hence it was fascinating to see an advanced voice recognition & search solution from the San Francisco start-up Expect Labs at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference a few weeks ago. They were one of the finalists and according to Robert Scoble, the hottest iPad app at Disrupt!