Chatbots – Notes on the Landscape Ahead

There has been much discussion around the conversational interface as the next runtime.  Currently, there are pockets of innovation scattered throughout the tech industry.  At Zeal we are currently focused on the “bot” extension of this runtime paradigm, specifically in developing our chatbot Ava.  We strive to create an efficient, and highly usable method of[…]


Total Commitment without Ego

With the presidential conventions just past and the Olympics starting last weekend, I’ve been thinking a lot about confidence versus ego. There are plenty of politicians and athletes with enormous egos. It makes me wonder if leaders and public figures have to be egotistical to be successful. Where is the line between admirable self-confidence and ugly[…]