Category Archives: AI

Plain English Document Automation

Document Automation is a great idea, but you can spend a million dollars automating a complex document (the cost is the highly knowledgable document automation experts). What if you could just explain it to a ML that understood. “Include this … Continue reading

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Phil

Phil is an AI addin for Word that helps you fill in Word templates. Essentially it detects parts of the template that need to be filled, allows you to fill them in, keep your own notes and things like that. … Continue reading

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Better Text To Speech For Word

The inbuilt Word TTS is terrible. At least on Mac. It should be simple to connect a Word Add-In to AWS Polly and have it do the reading.

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An outlook plugin to help manage emailed documents

After all these years, and all these methods of sharing documents, people still just attach a document to an email and send it. And along with that comes the very real pain of managing multiple versions. What if there was … Continue reading

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Guide – the Google Assistant for children

After buying my daughter a tablet with Google Assistant and watching how poor it was at giving her answers to her questions I thought I could do better. She’s 6 years old and asks 6 year old questions. “Why are … Continue reading

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Conversational Accounting

A chat box for Xero that lets you: Create invoices for customers Submit receipts and other documentation List out unpaid invoices Query things But more than this, it’ll tell you things you need to know. This contract will expire in … Continue reading

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Repeat After Me Robots

A system where you wear some gloves and headgear and you do an operation a bunch of times and the system records it. A robot that can repeat the action (with some AI to make it not do dumb things). … Continue reading

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Reeport

Reeport helps teachers write reports. You upload previous reports you’ve written and it analyses the text and creates a “sentiment cloud” – common descriptive words you might use for students. Writing a new report is as simple as clicking the … Continue reading

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Casey

AI assistant that can do case research / discovery like an assistant would. Point is that you don’t have to specify the search terms, it uses terms in the case file, snippets of text that have been highlighted and a … Continue reading

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App Ideas for Microsoft Teams

https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/21/21332414/microsoft-teams-third-party-apps-calls-meetings-integration-features Meetings can now have third party apps. Ideas: A big clock to record how long the meeting has been going on for Little mini start/stop clocks under it to keep people from talking for too long. AI that can … Continue reading

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