Our First Intern

This post is from our head of design Jenni McKienzie.  We have a summer intern! My daughters go (“went” for one of them, as of two weeks ago) to Plano Academy High School where everybody is required to do at least a 30-hour internship before they graduate. Most students do theirs between junior and senior year, …

Happy Good News at Banter

– This post is from our CEO Susan Hura. Celebrations all around at Banter this week! Although Eric Holcombe has been with us for many months, today we are officially welcoming Eric as Banter’s Chief Operating Officer. We’ve already been benefiting from Eric’s deep experience in professional services, IT strategy, and SaaS, so we’re glad …

Early Days…But Good Days

THIS is why we design and build voice-first conversational apps. We know it’s early days, but as of today, August 1 2018, there’s 71 people in the world (not /all/ of who are friends and family… :) who have benefited from our launch customer’s voice-driven pet veterinary solution – AND thought enough of their experience to …

Hear MyPetDoc In Action

Our launch client Vet24Seven just put out an announcement about MyPetDoc, Banter’s first conversational app. Big deal, another PR piece in the world, who cares, right? Well hold on, because this announcement has a demonstration of MyPetDoc in action. This is the actual app. No fakery here. Want to hear the future of conversational app …

Banter @ Voice Summit

Banter CEO Dr. Susan Hura is at Voice Summit 2018 in Newark, New Jersey this week. Find her, say hi, talk conversational apps. In other words, a bit of witty banter. (We’re sorry…we can’t help that we’re awesome and so is our name…) Voice Summit bills itself as “the largest voice tech event of the year” …

Launch Customer Go!

We’re honored to see our launch customer Ask.vet release MyPetDoc, the first conversational smart vet skill on Amazon Alexa. Who are we? We design, develop and deploy conversational apps. You’ll definitely be hearing more from us – and about us – going forward.