back to article Cisco gobbles AI biz MindMeld for $125m

Cisco is the latest member of the tech old guard to jump on to the artificial intelligence bandwagon by slurping MindMeld for $125m (£97m). The San Francisco-based startup claims to have developed an AI platform that lets customers build human-like conversational interfaces for any application or device via its proprietary …

  1. Destroy All Monsters Silver badge

    Got it!

    Platforms, platforms, platforms, powering workplace of future, yada, yada

    So if these platforms are vertical, we will be working literally in a trash compactor?

    You future PHB, a trash monster!

  2. Sir Sham Cad

    Oh God no. "conversational interfaces for any application or device"

    "It looks like you're trying to change an EIGRP routing domain, may I help you with that?"

    Nothing could possibly go wrong.

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