RingCentral Buys DeepAffects for AI-Enhanced Listening

You’re not the only one doing some last-minute holiday shopping, Dear Reader. RingCentral just bought conversational AI intelligence startup DeepAffects, which creates voice-prints, recognizes emotion, detects intent, and more. DeepAffects already connects with Zoom, Webex, GoToMeeting, and RingCentral itself, so it might be listening to you at this very moment.